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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 223 222 212
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing AS400 29 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.47% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 1.34% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24 21 18
Median salary £39,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2284 2158 2477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 40.75% 34.94% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1830 1640 2010
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing AS400 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset -3 12 £40,000 -
Bristol +12 10 £38,000 -9.52%
Wiltshire +3 7 £43,000 +7.50%
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing AS400 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for AS400.

1 26 (68.42%) RPG
2 18 (47.37%) RPG IV
3 15 (39.47%) HTML
4 14 (36.84%) SQL
5 13 (34.21%) Manufacturing
6 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 11 (28.95%) CSS
7 11 (28.95%) iSeries
8 10 (26.32%) Windows
8 10 (26.32%) Firewall
9 9 (23.68%) IBM
9 9 (23.68%) Infor
9 9 (23.68%) RPG/400
10 8 (21.05%) IBM Mainframe
10 8 (21.05%) IFS
10 8 (21.05%) Linux
10 8 (21.05%) DB2
10 8 (21.05%) Mainframe
10 8 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
10 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
10 8 (21.05%) Security Management
10 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
10 8 (21.05%) VMware
10 8 (21.05%) Information Security
11 7 (18.42%) ERP
11 7 (18.42%) FTP
11 7 (18.42%) CISSP
11 7 (18.42%) System Testing
11 7 (18.42%) RPG III
12 6 (15.79%) Threat Management

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Firewall
2 8 (21.05%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (18.42%) FTP
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (34.21%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) AS400 Developer
3 15 (39.47%) Analyst
4 10 (26.32%) Programmer
4 10 (26.32%) RPG Developer
5 8 (21.05%) Security Analyst
6 7 (18.42%) AS400 Programmer
7 6 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (15.79%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (10.53%) Development Manager
9 3 (7.89%) Application Development Manager
9 3 (7.89%) Applications Development Manager
9 3 (7.89%) Applications Manager
9 3 (7.89%) IT Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) RPG Analyst Programmer
9 3 (7.89%) RPG Programmer
10 2 (5.26%) IT Support
10 2 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
10 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) HTML
2 11 (28.95%) CSS
3 5 (13.16%) Web Services
4 4 (10.53%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) Ext JS
6 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) iSeries
2 8 (21.05%) IBM Mainframe
2 8 (21.05%) Mainframe
2 8 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.53%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Mac OS
3 2 (5.26%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Information Security
1 8 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
1 8 (21.05%) Security Management
2 7 (18.42%) ERP
2 7 (18.42%) System Testing
3 6 (15.79%) Threat Management
4 4 (10.53%) Content Management
4 4 (10.53%) Line Management
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (5.26%) Database Security
5 2 (5.26%) Front End Development
6 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.63%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) Security Operations
6 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) RPG
2 18 (47.37%) RPG IV
3 14 (36.84%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.68%) RPG/400
6 7 (18.42%) RPG III
7 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) CISSP
2 2 (5.26%) CCNA
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) ISO27002
1 4 (10.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) IBM
1 9 (23.68%) Infor
2 8 (21.05%) IFS
2 8 (21.05%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle