The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM AS/400
Rank 214 199 172
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -27
Permanent jobs citing AS400 19 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.20% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 0.61% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 16
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1971 1645 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.24% 33.09% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1416 1142
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

AS400
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

AS400 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

AS400
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

AS400 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

AS400
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing AS400 across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

AS400 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

AS400
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 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
Birmingham -3 6 £50,000 +106.18%
Staffordshire - 6 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £45,000 -
Coventry -6 3 £25,000 +3.09%
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 20 (68.97%) RPG
2 18 (62.07%) iSeries
3 16 (55.17%) RPG IV
4 10 (34.48%) SQL
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 5 (17.24%) Windows
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
5 5 (17.24%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (13.79%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) TIBCO
7 3 (10.34%) BusinessWorks
7 3 (10.34%) VC++
7 3 (10.34%) ERP
7 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
7 3 (10.34%) IBM
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.34%) JD Edwards
7 3 (10.34%) .NET
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle
7 3 (10.34%) Classic ASP
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.34%) C#
7 3 (10.34%) C++
7 3 (10.34%) COBOL
7 3 (10.34%) Java
7 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.34%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 3 (10.34%) Wealth Management
7 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Vista

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (10.34%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Hudson
General
1 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) Programmer
3 10 (34.48%) Analyst Programmer
3 10 (34.48%) RPG Programmer
4 9 (31.03%) RPG Analyst Programmer
5 6 (20.69%) Applications Support
5 6 (20.69%) Systems Support
6 5 (17.24%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
6 5 (17.24%) AS400 Programmer
7 4 (13.79%) Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (10.34%) Business Systems Analyst
8 3 (10.34%) JDE Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) AS400 Developer
9 1 (3.45%) IT Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) IT Operations Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Operations Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Project Analyst
9 1 (3.45%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
1 3 (10.34%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (62.07%) iSeries
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
1 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Vista
2 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL
1 5 (17.24%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (13.79%) Project Management
3 3 (10.34%) ERP
3 3 (10.34%) Wealth Management
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) RPG
2 16 (55.17%) RPG IV
3 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) C#
4 3 (10.34%) C++
4 3 (10.34%) COBOL
4 3 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) VC++
5 1 (3.45%) RPG/400
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Job Entry Subsystem
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) IBM
1 3 (10.34%) JD Edwards
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
1 3 (10.34%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.45%) Infor