The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 141 126
Rank change year-on-year +18 -15  
Permanent jobs citing AS400 9 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.46% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 0.41% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +84.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

AS400 is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 768 986 692
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 38.98% 41.92% 34.43%
Number of salaries quoted 565 602 563
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing AS400 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in Birmingham

AS400
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AS400 in Birmingham.

Salary trend for AS400 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for AS400.

1 6 (50.00%) RPG
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) RPG IV
2 5 (41.67%) ERP
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) iSeries
4 3 (25.00%) Misys Equation
4 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (25.00%) Misys
4 3 (25.00%) JD Edwards
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (16.67%) UniBasic
5 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) JDA
5 2 (16.67%) Epicor
5 2 (16.67%) MAPICS
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) Infor
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Misys Equation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
3 3 (25.00%) RPG Developer
3 3 (25.00%) RPG Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ERP
2 3 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) RPG
1 6 (50.00%) RPG IV
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) UniBasic
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 3 (25.00%) Misys
3 2 (16.67%) Epicor
3 2 (16.67%) Infor
3 2 (16.67%) JDA
3 2 (16.67%) MAPICS
3 2 (16.67%) RedPrairie