The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM AS/400
Rank 93 85 91
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing AS400 10 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.79% 0.63% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.49% 1.91% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Average salary £32,836 £33,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.49% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
AS400
Wales

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
401 366 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.62% 33.18% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 343 329 376
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,250 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

AS400
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

AS400 Salary Trend in South Wales

AS400
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

AS400 Salary Histogram in South Wales

AS400
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
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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
Cardiff -14 9 £32,500 -1.51%
Newport -13 1 £36,000 -15.29%
AS400
Wales

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 27 (87.10%) Finance
2 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
3 14 (45.16%) IBM
3 14 (45.16%) OS/400
3 14 (45.16%) Linux
3 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
4 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (41.94%) VMware
5 12 (38.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (38.71%) VCP5
5 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
6 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (32.26%) iSeries
7 8 (25.81%) RPG
8 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
8 7 (22.58%) RPG IV
9 6 (19.35%) Automation Testing
9 6 (19.35%) SDLC
10 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
10 4 (12.90%) Validation
10 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
10 4 (12.90%) Banking
10 4 (12.90%) ISEB
10 4 (12.90%) Degree
11 3 (9.68%) HTTP
11 3 (9.68%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (6.45%) Scrum

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (22.58%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.68%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) DTS
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
1 2 (6.45%) Selenium
1 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
General
1 27 (87.10%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (38.71%) Administrator
2 12 (38.71%) Analyst
3 11 (35.48%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (19.35%) Test Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Programmer
4 6 (19.35%) Analyst Programmer
4 6 (19.35%) RPG Programmer
4 6 (19.35%) RPG Analyst Programmer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Support
7 2 (6.45%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) AS400 Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) AS400 Support
8 1 (3.23%) AS400 Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) iSeries
2 2 (6.45%) LPAR
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) OS/400
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) UNIX
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Automation Testing
1 6 (19.35%) SDLC
2 4 (12.90%) Validation
3 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.45%) Scrum
3 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) ETL
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) RPG
2 7 (22.58%) RPG IV
3 1 (3.23%) COBOL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 12 (38.71%) VCP5
2 4 (12.90%) ISEB
2 4 (12.90%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
1 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) IBM
3 13 (41.94%) VMware