The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 91 62
Permanent jobs citing AS400 0 10 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.98% 3.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.16% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 24
Median salary - £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.62% -  

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 Essex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 372 464 539
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 36.72% 45.53% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 307 366 424
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

AS400
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for AS400 in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Essex region with a requirement for AS400.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (100.00%) TestDirector
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) QA Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft