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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM AS/400
Wales / South Wales
Rank - 85 60
Permanent jobs citing AS400 0 13 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 1.06% 3.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.67% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 40
Median salary - £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88%  

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 281 354 430
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 32.08% 28.73% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 236 284 362
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 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

AS400
Top 27 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for AS400.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) iSeries
2 5 (71.43%) RPG
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) DB2
4 3 (42.86%) FTP
4 3 (42.86%) IFS
4 3 (42.86%) System Testing
4 3 (42.86%) RPG IV
4 3 (42.86%) RPG III
5 2 (28.57%) Advertising
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) C
6 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Avaya
6 1 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Cognos
6 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
6 1 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) Big Data
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server

AS400
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) AS400 Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) RPG Developer
2 2 (28.57%) AS400 Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) RPG Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) RPG
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) RPG III
3 3 (42.86%) RPG IV
4 2 (28.57%) C
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IFS
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) MicroStrategy