The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 68 86
Permanent jobs citing AS400 0 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 2.19% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 7.91% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 25 12
Median salary - £41,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.88%  
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 South Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 215 316 411
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 29.78% 27.72% 33.23%
Number of salaries quoted 280 354 491
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,875 £56,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in South Wales

AS400
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for AS400 in South Wales