The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 246 235 207
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -28
Permanent jobs citing AS400 9 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.19% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.56% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 11
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2312 1964 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.60% 33.36% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1757 1590 1717
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

AS400
Salary Trend in the South West

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

AS400 Salary Trend in the South West

AS400
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

AS400 Salary Histogram in the South West

AS400
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Bristol - 7 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire -2 1 £33,500 -29.47%
Somerset -12 1 £57,500 +91.66%
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 19 (57.58%) RPG
2 18 (54.55%) Finance
3 15 (45.45%) IBM
4 13 (39.39%) INSURE/90
4 13 (39.39%) iSeries
5 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (27.27%) Windows
6 9 (27.27%) Linux
7 8 (24.24%) Banking
7 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
8 7 (21.21%) Firewall
8 7 (21.21%) Security Management
8 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
8 7 (21.21%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (21.21%) VMware
8 7 (21.21%) Information Security
8 7 (21.21%) Mainframe
8 7 (21.21%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 6 (18.18%) CISSP
10 5 (15.15%) RPG IV
10 5 (15.15%) Threat Management
11 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
11 4 (12.12%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (12.12%) ISEB
11 4 (12.12%) CRM
12 3 (9.09%) Content Management

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (39.39%) INSURE/90
2 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
1 7 (21.21%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
2 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
1 15 (45.45%) RPG Developer
2 13 (39.39%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) AS400 Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Security Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Security Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.06%) Architect
7 2 (6.06%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) AS400 Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) IBM Technical Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Programmer
7 2 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) iSeries
2 7 (21.21%) IBM Mainframe
2 7 (21.21%) Mainframe
2 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (21.21%) Information Security
2 7 (21.21%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (21.21%) Security Management
3 5 (15.15%) Threat Management
4 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (12.12%) CRM
4 4 (12.12%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Content Management
5 3 (9.09%) Line Management
5 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (6.06%) Analytics
6 2 (6.06%) Database Security
6 2 (6.06%) ERP
6 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.03%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) RPG
2 5 (15.15%) RPG IV
3 3 (9.09%) C
4 2 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) VB
5 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) CISSP
2 4 (12.12%) ISEB
2 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO27002
1 3 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) IBM
2 7 (21.21%) VMware
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) IFS
5 2 (6.06%) Brocade
5 2 (6.06%) Infor
5 2 (6.06%) MAPICS
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle