Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 896 872 815
Rank change year-on-year -24 -57 +177
Permanent jobs citing AS400 282 356 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.45% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 218 315 406
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,525 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,125 £53,750 £57,500
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75301 78287 91139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.26% 40.97% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 56522 64209 72964
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for AS400 in the UK

AS400
Top 14 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 21 October 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
England -23 248 £40,000 - 4
UK excluding London -48 215 £40,000 - 1
London +42 53 £45,000 - 3
North of England -1 51 £40,000 - 1
South East -10 51 £40,750 +16.43%
Midlands +51 47 £40,000 +3.90%
Yorkshire +46 33 £38,500 -9.41% 1
West Midlands +19 29 £40,000 +48.15%
South West -1 27 £40,000 -6.43%
East of England -11 19 £37,500 +7.14%
East Midlands +47 18 £43,250 -8.95%
North West -53 18 £40,000 -
Scotland +7 17 £32,500 +80.56%
Wales +5 3 £27,500 -32.93%

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 with a requirement for AS400.

1 143 (50.71%) RPG
2 120 (42.55%) SQL
3 111 (39.36%) iSeries
4 94 (33.33%) IBM
5 87 (30.85%) RPG IV
6 77 (27.30%) Windows
7 45 (15.96%) Finance
8 44 (15.60%) Linux
8 44 (15.60%) JavaScript
8 44 (15.60%) SQL Server
9 43 (15.25%) Unix
9 43 (15.25%) Microsoft
10 39 (13.83%) ERP
10 39 (13.83%) HTML
11 38 (13.48%) DB2
12 36 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
12 36 (12.77%) SDLC
13 31 (10.99%) EDI
14 29 (10.28%) CSS
14 29 (10.28%) JD Edwards
14 29 (10.28%) Banking
15 28 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
15 28 (9.93%) Oracle
15 28 (9.93%) Windows Server
16 27 (9.57%) ITIL
16 27 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (8.87%) Microsoft Office
18 24 (8.51%) WebSphere
18 24 (8.51%) Unit Testing
19 23 (8.16%) WebLogic

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 24 (8.51%) WebSphere
2 23 (8.16%) WebLogic
3 20 (7.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (6.74%) Oracle Application Server
5 18 (6.38%) Oracle UPK
6 17 (6.03%) IBM Notes
7 7 (2.48%) CMS
8 6 (2.13%) Apache
9 5 (1.77%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.77%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.42%) FileNet
11 3 (1.06%) MS Exchange
12 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.35%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.35%) IIS
13 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (8.87%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (6.03%) MS Visio
3 13 (4.61%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 20 (7.09%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 10 (3.55%) Misys Equation
3 7 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.71%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.71%) Movex
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.35%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.42%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.06%) Office 365
3 2 (0.71%) G Suite
3 2 (0.71%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.84%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.13%) DHCP
2 6 (2.13%) DNS
3 3 (1.06%) Firewall
3 3 (1.06%) Internet
3 3 (1.06%) Intranet
3 3 (1.06%) SAN
4 2 (0.71%) LAN
4 2 (0.71%) PBX
4 2 (0.71%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (0.71%) VoIP
4 2 (0.71%) WAN
4 2 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.35%) SMTP
5 1 (0.35%) VPN
5 1 (0.35%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.48%) DB2
3 18 (6.38%) DB2 UDB
3 18 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (4.61%) MySQL
5 9 (3.19%) Pentaho
6 5 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.42%) Big Data
7 4 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.42%) Power BI
7 4 (1.42%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.71%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.35%) MS Access
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.42%) ERwin
2 3 (1.06%) Selenium
3 2 (0.71%) Hudson
3 2 (0.71%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.71%) JIRA
3 2 (0.71%) Mercurial
3 2 (0.71%) NUnit
3 2 (0.71%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (0.71%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.71%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.35%) JMeter
General
1 45 (15.96%) Finance
2 29 (10.28%) Banking
3 17 (6.03%) Front Office
3 17 (6.03%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.32%) Retail
5 8 (2.84%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.42%) Back Office
6 4 (1.42%) Cantonese Language
6 4 (1.42%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.42%) Marketing
7 3 (1.06%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.06%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 88 (31.21%) Analyst
2 83 (29.43%) Developer
3 74 (26.24%) AS400 Developer
4 71 (25.18%) RPG Developer
5 41 (14.54%) Programmer
6 35 (12.41%) RPG Programmer
7 32 (11.35%) Analyst Programmer
8 31 (10.99%) Support Analyst
9 29 (10.28%) RPG Analyst Programmer
10 24 (8.51%) Consultant
11 21 (7.45%) JDE Consultant
12 20 (7.09%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
12 20 (7.09%) AS400 Programmer
13 17 (6.03%) Professional Services Consultant
14 16 (5.67%) AS400 Support
15 15 (5.32%) 3rd Line Support
15 15 (5.32%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
16 14 (4.96%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
16 14 (4.96%) Asset Management Analyst
16 14 (4.96%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.83%) HTML
2 31 (10.99%) EDI
3 29 (10.28%) CSS
4 18 (6.38%) WebCenter
5 12 (4.26%) .NET
6 10 (3.55%) XML
7 9 (3.19%) EDIFACT
7 9 (3.19%) JSP
7 9 (3.19%) RESTful
7 9 (3.19%) SOAP
7 9 (3.19%) XSD
7 9 (3.19%) XSLT
8 8 (2.84%) JMS
9 4 (1.42%) J2EE
9 4 (1.42%) Nutch
9 4 (1.42%) Servlets
10 3 (1.06%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.06%) Web Services
11 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 111 (39.36%) iSeries
2 36 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.80%) Mainframe
4 21 (7.45%) IBM Mainframe
5 19 (6.74%) Client/Server
6 9 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 9 (3.19%) Data Centre
6 9 (3.19%) User Experience
7 6 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.13%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.42%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.42%) Replication
9 3 (1.06%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.71%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.35%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 77 (27.30%) Windows
2 44 (15.60%) Linux
3 43 (15.25%) Unix
4 28 (9.93%) Windows Server
5 17 (6.03%) OS/390
6 13 (4.61%) OS/400
7 11 (3.90%) Windows 7
8 10 (3.55%) AIX
9 9 (3.19%) Solaris
9 9 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (2.84%) Windows Vista
10 8 (2.84%) Windows XP
11 6 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.77%) Windows 10
12 5 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.06%) Windows NT
14 2 (0.71%) HPUX
14 2 (0.71%) i5/OS
15 1 (0.35%) CentOS
15 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (13.83%) ERP
2 36 (12.77%) SDLC
3 28 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (9.57%) ITIL
5 24 (8.51%) Unit Testing
6 18 (6.38%) High Availability
7 16 (5.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (5.67%) Project Management
8 15 (5.32%) Business Analysis
8 15 (5.32%) Network Monitoring
9 14 (4.96%) Asset Management
9 14 (4.96%) Time Management
10 13 (4.61%) Data Modelling
10 13 (4.61%) Mentoring
10 13 (4.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (4.61%) Waterfall
11 12 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (4.26%) Technical Analysis
12 11 (3.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 143 (50.71%) RPG
2 120 (42.55%) SQL
3 87 (30.85%) RPG IV
4 44 (15.60%) JavaScript
5 19 (6.74%) Java
6 10 (3.55%) PHP
6 10 (3.55%) VBA
7 9 (3.19%) ActionScript
7 9 (3.19%) ActionScript 2.0
7 9 (3.19%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.13%) C#
8 6 (2.13%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.42%) COBOL
9 4 (1.42%) Python
10 3 (1.06%) RPG/400
11 2 (0.71%) RPG III
12 1 (0.35%) C++
12 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.35%) VB
12 1 (0.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (4.61%) Oracle Certification
2 9 (3.19%) Degree
3 6 (2.13%) A+ Certification
3 6 (2.13%) MCP
4 3 (1.06%) ISEB
4 3 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.71%) MCSA
5 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.35%) MCSE
6 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.42%) QA
2 3 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.71%) COBIT
4 1 (0.35%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.35%) PMO
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (6.03%) Virtual Desktop
2 14 (4.96%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.48%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.71%) RACF
5 2 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.35%) Firmware
6 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
6 1 (0.35%) XenApp
6 1 (0.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (6.03%) BMC PATROL
1 17 (6.03%) Tivoli
1 17 (6.03%) Tivoli NetView
2 4 (1.42%) Kibana
2 4 (1.42%) WSUS
3 2 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 94 (33.33%) IBM
2 43 (15.25%) Microsoft
3 29 (10.28%) JD Edwards
4 28 (9.93%) Oracle
5 17 (6.03%) Lotus
6 12 (4.26%) VMware
7 11 (3.90%) Infor
8 10 (3.55%) Cisco
8 10 (3.55%) Cognos
8 10 (3.55%) Misys
9 5 (1.77%) Citrix
10 4 (1.42%) HP
10 4 (1.42%) McAfee
10 4 (1.42%) SAP
10 4 (1.42%) Splunk
10 4 (1.42%) Tableau
11 3 (1.06%) Dell
12 2 (0.71%) LANSA
12 2 (0.71%) Sage
12 2 (0.71%) Unisys