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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 79 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +8
Permanent jobs citing AS400 3 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.39% 4.71% 2.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 11.89% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 12
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
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
280 244 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 36.41% 39.61% 38.80%
Number of salaries quoted 223 211 206
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,540
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 8 (88.89%) RPG
2 7 (77.78%) RPG IV
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
7 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (11.11%) ADSL
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 1 (11.11%) EPoS
7 1 (11.11%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) Retalix

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ADSL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Programmer
2 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) Analyst Programmer
2 5 (55.56%) RPG Programmer
3 3 (33.33%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 3 (33.33%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
4 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) AS400 Developer
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) Ext JS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
1 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) RPG
2 7 (77.78%) RPG IV
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Retalix