The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 215 208
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7  
Permanent jobs citing AS400 15 26 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.49% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 1.32% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 39
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1983 1971 2054
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 37.96% 37.52% 34.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1631 1622
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £26,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

AS400
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for AS400 in the South West

AS400
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 15 £40,000 -
AS400
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West region with a requirement for AS400.

1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 19 (70.37%) RPG
3 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (66.67%) HTML
4 16 (59.26%) CSS
4 16 (59.26%) RPG IV
5 9 (33.33%) ERP
6 8 (29.63%) Finance
6 8 (29.63%) iSeries
6 8 (29.63%) SDLC
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (25.93%) Infor
7 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
7 7 (25.93%) VMware
7 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) Time Management
9 5 (18.52%) ITIL
9 5 (18.52%) SonicWALL
9 5 (18.52%) NETGEAR
9 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (18.52%) Contingency Planning
9 5 (18.52%) Veeam
9 5 (18.52%) Riverbed
9 5 (18.52%) Office 365

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 5 (18.52%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (18.52%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
1 5 (18.52%) MPLS
1 5 (18.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (3.70%) XMLSpy
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) AS400 Developer
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) RPG Developer
3 7 (25.93%) IT Manager
3 7 (25.93%) Systems Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Java Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (3.70%) Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) RPG Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) HTML
2 16 (59.26%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) ADO
3 1 (3.70%) COM+
3 1 (3.70%) DCOM
3 1 (3.70%) DHTML
3 1 (3.70%) MFC
3 1 (3.70%) ODBC
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) iSeries
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
1 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
1 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ERP
2 8 (29.63%) SDLC
3 6 (22.22%) Time Management
4 5 (18.52%) Contingency Planning
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) People Management
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.70%) Change Control
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Coaching
7 1 (3.70%) Logistics
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 19 (70.37%) RPG
3 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 16 (59.26%) RPG IV
5 1 (3.70%) COBOL
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Infor
1 7 (25.93%) VMware
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 5 (18.52%) Avaya
3 5 (18.52%) Cisco
3 5 (18.52%) Dell
3 5 (18.52%) HP
3 5 (18.52%) Lotus
3 5 (18.52%) NETGEAR
3 5 (18.52%) Riverbed
3 5 (18.52%) SonicWALL
3 5 (18.52%) Sophos
3 5 (18.52%) Veeam
4 4 (14.81%) IBM
5 2 (7.41%) SAP