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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 54 73 46
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Permanent jobs citing AS400 16 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.63% 1.08% 2.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.70% 3.09% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 6
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £36,400
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +2.33%
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
165 291 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 27.14% 34.98% 35.63%
Number of salaries quoted 142 255 173
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £50,000 £47,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

AS400 Salary Histogram 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 3 July 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
Bath +28 12 £40,000 +40.35%
Taunton - 2 £20,000 -
AS400
South West

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 15 (71.43%) RPG
2 11 (52.38%) RPG IV
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (23.81%) Web Services
4 5 (23.81%) iSeries
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (19.05%) Ext JS
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle
5 4 (19.05%) DB2
5 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
5 4 (19.05%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
5 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Publishing
7 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
7 2 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Data Privacy
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Infor
8 1 (4.76%) Service Management
8 1 (4.76%) Advertising

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) DB2
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (9.52%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst Programmer
1 8 (38.10%) Programmer
2 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) AS400 Developer
3 5 (23.81%) RPG Programmer
4 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) RPG Analyst Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) AS400 Operator
6 1 (4.76%) AS400 Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) Ext JS
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) iSeries
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) SOA
1 4 (19.05%) ETL
2 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
2 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
2 2 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Data Privacy
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) RPG
2 11 (52.38%) RPG IV
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Infor