The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 246 227 251
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Permanent jobs citing AS400 10 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 0.86% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 7
Average salary £40,750 £45,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.44% +73.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +17.18%
AS400
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2396 2097 2343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.45% 31.37% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1887 1718 1998
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

AS400
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 across the North West region.

AS400 Salary Trend in the North West

AS400
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

AS400 Salary Histogram in the North West

AS400
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -8 5 £30,000 -29.41%
Merseyside - 3 £55,000 - 1
Lancashire - 2 £41,000 - 1
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AS400.

1 10 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (60.00%) iSeries
3 5 (33.33%) Release Management
3 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 5 (33.33%) System Testing
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) RPG
3 5 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) DB2
4 4 (26.67%) IBM
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (20.00%) Infor
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) BPR
5 3 (20.00%) Business Objects
5 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 2 (13.33%) QA
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) RUP
6 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
6 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Security Testing

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing AS400 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited AS400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) BPCS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) DB2
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Software Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Head of IT
2 3 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Release Management
2 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (33.33%) System Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) BPR
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (13.33%) RUP
5 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Time Management
5 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) RPG
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) Infor
2 3 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
Merseyside
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent package inc Bonus and car
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago