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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM AS/400
Rank 209 187 176
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -11
Permanent jobs citing AS400 9 24 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.43% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 1.51% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 22 18
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £19,555 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
1273 1585 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.99% 28.51% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1353 1027
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 22 August 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
Birmingham -4 4 £36,250 +20.83% 1
Warwickshire +12 2 £33,000 +83.33%
Coventry - 1 £35,000 -
AS400
England

AS400
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 18 (72.00%) iSeries
2 10 (40.00%) IBM
2 10 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) C
3 6 (24.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) Delphi
3 6 (24.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) RPG
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) OO
3 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Degree
3 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (12.00%) ERP
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) ISEB
5 2 (8.00%) BMC
5 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (8.00%) Lotus
5 2 (8.00%) MVS
5 2 (8.00%) UNIX
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) Intel
5 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
5 2 (8.00%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (8.00%) Control-M
5 2 (8.00%) Remedy

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SAS
1 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) WAN
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 2 (8.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Test Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Programmer
4 6 (24.00%) Delphi Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Delphi Software Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) Delphi Programmer
5 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Manual Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 18 (72.00%) iSeries
2 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (8.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (8.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) MVS
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (8.00%) OS/400
2 2 (8.00%) i5/OS
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) OO
1 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (12.00%) ERP
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) ETL
3 2 (8.00%) Test Management
3 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (8.00%) System Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) C
1 6 (24.00%) C#
1 6 (24.00%) Delphi
1 6 (24.00%) Java
1 6 (24.00%) RPG
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) ISEB
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (8.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (8.00%) Control-M
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) BMC
2 2 (8.00%) Lotus
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Intel
2 2 (8.00%) Remedy
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
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