Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
England > North West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 368 304 316
Rank change year-on-year -64 +12 +39
Permanent jobs citing AS400 10 55 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.075% 0.44% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 1.09% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 55 39
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,000 £31,850
90th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5210 5042 4585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.19% 40.29% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4071 4204 3643
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing AS400 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in the North West

AS400
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for AS400 in the North West

AS400
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AS400 in the North West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for AS400 in the North West

AS400
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the North West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 5 £45,000 -
Lancashire -8 4 £40,000 -
Cheshire -32 1 - -
AS400
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 North West region with a requirement for AS400.

1 9 (90.00%) RPG
1 9 (90.00%) IBM
1 9 (90.00%) iSeries
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) DB2
4 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Apache
5 4 (40.00%) ERP
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) RPG IV
5 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (40.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 1 (10.00%) Law
7 1 (10.00%) Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (10.00%) JMeter
7 1 (10.00%) COBOL
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) CICS
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Programmer
2 6 (60.00%) RPG Programmer
3 4 (40.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (40.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior RPG Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Head of Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) iSeries
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (40.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
2 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) RPG
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) RPG IV
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft