Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 953 919 895
Rank change year-on-year -34 -24 -61
Permanent jobs citing AS400 189 284 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.36% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 178 220 311
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,675 £26,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,125 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% - -

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 72,606 77,947 81,325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.07% 44.59% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 56,197 58,601 66,696
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in the UK

AS400
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AS400 in the UK

AS400
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AS400 over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for AS400 in the UK

AS400
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
England -25 182 £40,000 - 17
UK excluding London -35 153 £39,000 -2.50% 15
Midlands +11 43 £37,500 -6.25% 4
East of England +45 39 £40,000 +6.67% 1
London +14 35 £45,000 - 3
North of England +5 33 £36,750 -8.13% 1
West Midlands +32 28 £35,000 -12.50% 2
South East -31 22 £26,500 -33.75% 8
Yorkshire +8 15 £42,000 +9.09%
East Midlands -7 15 £40,000 -7.51% 2
North West 0 11 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South West -19 10 £40,500 +1.25% 1
North East - 8 £35,000 -
Wales +4 3 £29,129 +5.92% 1
Scotland -14 3 £31,500 -3.08%

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing AS400 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for AS400.

1 124 (65.61%) RPG
2 111 (58.73%) iSeries
3 98 (51.85%) SQL
4 59 (31.22%) RPG IV
5 51 (26.98%) Finance
6 45 (23.81%) Java
6 45 (23.81%) IBM
7 38 (20.11%) WebSphere
8 34 (17.99%) Windows
9 33 (17.46%) Microsoft
10 23 (12.17%) ITIL
11 19 (10.05%) .NET
11 19 (10.05%) ERP
12 16 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (7.94%) Mentoring
13 15 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
15 13 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (6.88%) Service Management
15 13 (6.88%) Incident Management
15 13 (6.88%) Windows 8
16 12 (6.35%) ITSM
17 11 (5.82%) DB2
17 11 (5.82%) MCSA
17 11 (5.82%) Microsoft Excel
17 11 (5.82%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (5.82%) Retail
17 11 (5.82%) Ivanti
17 11 (5.82%) Windows Server 2008

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 38 (20.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.06%) GroupWise
2 2 (1.06%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (5.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (5.29%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.17%) PRMS
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.53%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.12%) Office 365
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.70%) NAS
2 5 (2.65%) VoIP
3 3 (1.59%) DHCP
3 3 (1.59%) Firewall
3 3 (1.59%) LAN
4 2 (1.06%) DNS
4 2 (1.06%) Internet
4 2 (1.06%) WAN
4 2 (1.06%) WebEx
5 1 (0.53%) FTP
5 1 (0.53%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.53%) Network Security
5 1 (0.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.82%) DB2
2 6 (3.17%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.12%) Power BI
3 4 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.06%) MySQL
5 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.65%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.06%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.06%) JIRA
3 2 (1.06%) JMeter
3 2 (1.06%) Selenium
4 1 (0.53%) Hudson
4 1 (0.53%) Synon
General
1 51 (26.98%) Finance
2 11 (5.82%) Retail
3 8 (4.23%) Banking
4 7 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.17%) General Ledger
5 6 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.06%) Billing
7 1 (0.53%) Back Office
7 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (48.68%) Developer
2 81 (42.86%) RPG Developer
3 70 (37.04%) AS400 Developer
4 51 (26.98%) Analyst
5 29 (15.34%) SQL Developer
6 26 (13.76%) Programmer
7 24 (12.70%) Analyst Programmer
8 21 (11.11%) RPG Programmer
9 20 (10.58%) RPG Analyst Programmer
10 12 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (6.35%) Support Analyst
10 12 (6.35%) Team Leader
11 11 (5.82%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (5.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 8 (4.23%) Applications Support
13 8 (4.23%) Senior Analyst Programmer
13 8 (4.23%) Senior Programmer
14 7 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 6 (3.17%) Senior RPG Programmer
15 6 (3.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.05%) .NET
2 8 (4.23%) HTML
3 7 (3.70%) CSS
4 3 (1.59%) EDI
4 3 (1.59%) Middleware
4 3 (1.59%) Web Services
5 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.06%) CSS3
5 2 (1.06%) HTML5
5 2 (1.06%) jQuery
5 2 (1.06%) JSF
5 2 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 111 (58.73%) iSeries
2 16 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (5.29%) Blackberry
4 10 (5.29%) iPad
4 10 (5.29%) iPhone
5 7 (3.70%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.17%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.65%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.12%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.06%) LPAR
9 2 (1.06%) NHS
9 2 (1.06%) Replication
9 2 (1.06%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.06%) User Experience
10 1 (0.53%) IBM Storwize
10 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.99%) Windows
2 15 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (6.88%) Windows 8
4 11 (5.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.29%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (4.23%) Windows 7
6 8 (4.23%) Windows Server
7 6 (3.17%) Linux
7 6 (3.17%) Unix
8 3 (1.59%) AIX
8 3 (1.59%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.06%) Android
10 1 (0.53%) HPUX
10 1 (0.53%) OS/400
10 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (12.17%) ITIL
2 19 (10.05%) ERP
3 15 (7.94%) Mentoring
3 15 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (6.88%) Incident Management
4 13 (6.88%) Service Management
5 12 (6.35%) ITSM
6 11 (5.82%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (5.82%) Coaching
6 11 (5.82%) Server Patching
7 10 (5.29%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (5.29%) Problem Management
8 8 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 6 (3.17%) Accounts Payable
10 6 (3.17%) Accounts Receivable
10 6 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (3.17%) ETL
10 6 (3.17%) Project Management
11 5 (2.65%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 124 (65.61%) RPG
2 98 (51.85%) SQL
3 59 (31.22%) RPG IV
4 45 (23.81%) Java
5 8 (4.23%) RPG/400
6 6 (3.17%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.65%) C#
7 5 (2.65%) C++
8 4 (2.12%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.12%) VBA
9 2 (1.06%) PHP
9 2 (1.06%) RPG III
9 2 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (5.82%) MCSA
3 10 (5.29%) Degree
4 6 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.12%) ISEB
6 3 (1.59%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.06%) CCNA
7 2 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.06%) MCSE
7 2 (1.06%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.53%) CCENT
8 1 (0.53%) CISM
8 1 (0.53%) CISSP
8 1 (0.53%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.53%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.53%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.53%) MCP
8 1 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.12%) QA
2 3 (1.59%) SLA
3 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (5.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.59%) Firmware
2 3 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.06%) vSphere
4 1 (0.53%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.53%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.53%) SCCM
2 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 45 (23.81%) IBM
2 33 (17.46%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.82%) Ivanti
4 7 (3.70%) Citrix
4 7 (3.70%) Oracle
5 4 (2.12%) Infor
5 4 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.12%) VMware
6 3 (1.59%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.06%) Cisco
7 2 (1.06%) HP
7 2 (1.06%) Lotus
7 2 (1.06%) SAP
8 1 (0.53%) Calypso
8 1 (0.53%) DataCash
8 1 (0.53%) Dell
8 1 (0.53%) Epicor
8 1 (0.53%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.53%) Sun