Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 206 180
Rank change year-on-year +28 -26 +9
Permanent jobs citing AS400 14 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.36% 0.13% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.86% 0.29% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 7
Birmingham median annual salary £41,250 £34,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.71% +6.92% -2.99%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £44,625 £43,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £27,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +48.15% -16.92% -2.99%

AS400 is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1620 2056 1287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 42.06% 43.41% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1197 1323 1043
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,379 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £69,750 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing AS400 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 24 November 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 11 (78.57%) RPG
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) OS/400
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (50.00%) iSeries
2 7 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (28.57%) RPG IV
3 4 (28.57%) Banking
3 4 (28.57%) Misys Equation
3 4 (28.57%) Retail Banking
3 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Misys
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (14.29%) HPUX
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.14%) Office 365
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.14%) Unix

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Retail Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) AS400 Support
1 7 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) RPG Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) OS/400
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) HPUX
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
1 7 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) RPG
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Misys
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Infor
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel