The table below looks at the statistics for OS/400 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OS/400 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM OS/400 (OS400)
Rank 246 233 211
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -22
Permanent jobs citing OS/400 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.017% 0.016% 0.077%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.056% 0.058% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
OS/400
England

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

Operating Systems Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1780 1719 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.46% 28.03% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 1472 1287
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%

OS/400
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OS/400 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

OS/400 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

OS/400
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OS/400 across the South West region.

OS/400 Salary Trend in the South West

OS/400
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 OS/400 within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Gloucestershire -6 1 £40,000 -
OS/400
England

OS/400
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing OS/400 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 OS/400.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV

OS/400
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing OS/400 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 OS/400. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) RPG Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) AS400
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) RPG
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM