The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 69 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Permanent jobs citing AS400 7 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.01% 2.95% 1.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.98% 7.58% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 10
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.75%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
AS400
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
235 264 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 33.96% 38.88% 39.79%
Number of salaries quoted 200 226 213
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £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 Somerset

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

AS400
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

AS400 Salary Trend in Somerset

AS400
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Bath - 2 £30,000 -
AS400
South West

AS400
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 11 (91.67%) RPG
2 8 (66.67%) RPG IV
3 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (25.00%) Ext JS
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) Retail
6 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) ADSL
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) EPoS
6 1 (8.33%) Retalix

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) ADSL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 8 (66.67%) Programmer
2 4 (33.33%) RPG Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) AS400 Developer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) Ext JS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) RPG
2 8 (66.67%) RPG IV
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Retalix