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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 227 227 250
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Permanent jobs citing AS400 16 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.15% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.46% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 3
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +22.13%
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
2211 2194 2364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.21% 33.71% 32.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1838 1704 1943
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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
Lancashire - 10 £50,000 - 1
Cheshire - 3 - - 2
Manchester -5 2 £38,000 -24.00% 1
Merseyside - 1 £32,500 -
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 23 (67.65%) iSeries
2 16 (47.06%) RPG
2 16 (47.06%) SQL
3 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) DB2
4 11 (32.35%) IBM
5 10 (29.41%) C#
5 10 (29.41%) .NET
5 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
5 10 (29.41%) QA
5 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
6 7 (20.59%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (20.59%) Degree
6 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
6 7 (20.59%) ITIL
6 7 (20.59%) Linux
7 6 (17.65%) HP
8 5 (14.71%) JMS
8 5 (14.71%) Swing
8 5 (14.71%) Web Services
8 5 (14.71%) Java
8 5 (14.71%) BT
8 5 (14.71%) Billing
8 5 (14.71%) Synon
8 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
8 5 (14.71%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (14.71%) RPG/400
9 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
9 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
9 4 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) Apache
1 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SMS
1 4 (11.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) DB2
2 4 (11.76%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Synon
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
2 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.59%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Billing
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Team Leader
1 10 (29.41%) Development Team Leader
1 10 (29.41%) .NET Team Leader
1 10 (29.41%) Software Development Team Leader
1 10 (29.41%) Software Team Leader
2 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Head of IT
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
4 2 (5.88%) Head of Infrastructure
4 2 (5.88%) Server Specialist
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Developer
5 1 (2.94%) Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) .NET
1 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
2 5 (14.71%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) Swing
2 5 (14.71%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (67.65%) iSeries
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.76%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) VMS
2 4 (11.76%) AIX
2 4 (11.76%) HPUX
2 4 (11.76%) Solaris
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) Mentoring
3 7 (20.59%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Service Management
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.88%) RUP
6 2 (5.88%) ERP
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.88%) BPR
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.94%) DevOps
7 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) RPG
1 16 (47.06%) SQL
2 10 (29.41%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) RPG/400
4 2 (5.88%) C
5 1 (2.94%) RPG IV
5 1 (2.94%) Perl
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) VCP4
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.88%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (5.88%) Nagios
2 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.88%) BladeLogic
2 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) SCOM
2 2 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) IBM
2 6 (17.65%) HP
3 5 (14.71%) BT
4 4 (11.76%) Novell
4 4 (11.76%) Veritas
4 4 (11.76%) EMC
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (5.88%) Business Objects
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.88%) BMC
5 2 (5.88%) CA
5 2 (5.88%) Symantec
5 2 (5.88%) McAfee
5 2 (5.88%) Tripwire
5 2 (5.88%) Infor
5 2 (5.88%) Trend Micro
Bolton
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Staff Discount
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago