The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 215 192 212
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Permanent jobs citing AS400 18 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.54% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 1.76% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 3
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1707 1595 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 27.70% 30.61% 27.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1374 1326 1315
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
AS400
England

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
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 31 July 2014. 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
Gloucestershire -2 12 £37,500 -37.50%
Somerset -38 5 £30,000 -6.25%
Devon - 1 - -
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 40 (88.89%) RPG
2 38 (84.44%) RPG IV
3 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 16 (35.56%) Finance
5 14 (31.11%) HTML
5 14 (31.11%) CSS
6 13 (28.89%) SQL
7 7 (15.56%) Ext JS
8 6 (13.33%) Web Services
8 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
9 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (11.11%) Project Planning
10 4 (8.89%) INSURE/90
10 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
11 3 (6.67%) Windows
12 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (4.44%) Retail
12 2 (4.44%) LPAR
12 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (4.44%) iSeries
13 1 (2.22%) RPG III
13 1 (2.22%) RPG/400
13 1 (2.22%) Retalix
13 1 (2.22%) Time Management
13 1 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
13 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
13 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) INSURE/90
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) ADSL
1 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 25 (55.56%) AS400 Developer
3 22 (48.89%) RPG Developer
4 13 (28.89%) Programmer
5 11 (24.44%) Analyst
5 11 (24.44%) RPG Programmer
6 8 (17.78%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (15.56%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
8 5 (11.11%) RPG Analyst Programmer
9 2 (4.44%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) AS400 Support
9 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) IT Support
10 1 (2.22%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (2.22%) Team Leader
10 1 (2.22%) Support Manager
10 1 (2.22%) Support Team Leader
10 1 (2.22%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) HTML
1 14 (31.11%) CSS
2 7 (15.56%) Ext JS
3 6 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) LPAR
1 2 (4.44%) iSeries
2 1 (2.22%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.22%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
1 5 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (2.22%) Time Management
2 1 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
2 1 (2.22%) Project Management
2 1 (2.22%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) RPG
2 38 (84.44%) RPG IV
3 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 13 (28.89%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) RPG III
5 1 (2.22%) RPG/400
5 1 (2.22%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Retalix