Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
UK
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1013 896 800
Rank change year-on-year -117 -96 +5
Permanent jobs citing AS400 173 295 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.100% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.40% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 162 242 439
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £21,075 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £53,500 £50,000 £52,000
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 75,330 74,168 87,639
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.34% 42.87% 43.62%
Number of salaries quoted 58,435 59,080 71,088
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +5.66%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -101 166 £40,000 - 11
UK excluding London -115 128 £39,000 -2.50% 9
London -1 43 £45,000 - 3
Midlands -8 43 £30,000 -21.05% 5
South East -1 41 £40,000 +33.33%
North of England -31 29 £42,000 +5.00% 1
West Midlands +10 27 £25,000 -37.50% 3
East Midlands +2 16 £45,000 +18.42% 2
Yorkshire +22 15 £42,500 +10.39%
North East -9 9 £35,000 +48.94%
East of England -21 7 £39,000 +11.43% 1
North West -46 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Wales - 4 £29,129 - 1
South West -35 3 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Scotland -30 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 84 (48.55%) RPG
2 74 (42.77%) SQL
3 72 (41.62%) iSeries
4 59 (34.10%) Finance
5 54 (31.21%) Windows
6 51 (29.48%) RPG IV
7 47 (27.17%) IBM
8 32 (18.50%) ITIL
9 21 (12.14%) Citrix
9 21 (12.14%) Degree
9 21 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (11.56%) Java
11 19 (10.98%) Microsoft
12 18 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (9.83%) Network Monitoring
13 17 (9.83%) Windows Server
13 17 (9.83%) WebSphere
13 17 (9.83%) JavaScript
13 17 (9.83%) Oracle
13 17 (9.83%) HTML
13 17 (9.83%) CSS
14 15 (8.67%) Firewall
14 15 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (8.67%) Windows 7
15 14 (8.09%) AIX
15 14 (8.09%) Data Centre
16 13 (7.51%) Linux
16 13 (7.51%) Active Directory
17 11 (6.36%) Project Management
17 11 (6.36%) Lotus

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 17 (9.83%) WebSphere
2 10 (5.78%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (2.31%) NetSuite
1 4 (2.31%) SAP R/3
2 3 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.16%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.58%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.58%) JDE World
4 1 (0.58%) Lawson
4 1 (0.58%) Misys Equation
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.47%) Office 365
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.16%) SaaS
3 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.67%) Firewall
2 11 (6.36%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.78%) LAN
4 9 (5.20%) WAN
5 4 (2.31%) SAN
6 2 (1.16%) WebEx
7 1 (0.58%) Internet
7 1 (0.58%) Network Security
7 1 (0.58%) SSL
7 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.31%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.58%) Big Data
3 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.58%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (0.58%) Pentaho
3 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) JIRA
2 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 59 (34.10%) Finance
2 10 (5.78%) Banking
2 10 (5.78%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.89%) Retail
5 3 (1.73%) Back Office
6 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 63 (36.42%) Analyst
2 59 (34.10%) Developer
3 56 (32.37%) RPG Developer
4 52 (30.06%) AS400 Developer
5 21 (12.14%) Programmer
6 20 (11.56%) Analyst Programmer
6 20 (11.56%) RPG Programmer
7 19 (10.98%) RPG Analyst Programmer
8 15 (8.67%) Operations Analyst
9 12 (6.94%) Consultant
10 11 (6.36%) Technical Consultant
10 11 (6.36%) Trainee
10 11 (6.36%) Trainee Analyst
10 11 (6.36%) Trainee Operations Analyst
11 10 (5.78%) SQL Developer
11 10 (5.78%) Support Analyst
12 9 (5.20%) AS400 Programmer
13 8 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
13 8 (4.62%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
13 8 (4.62%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.83%) CSS
1 17 (9.83%) HTML
2 9 (5.20%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (4.62%) .NET
4 5 (2.89%) EDI
5 2 (1.16%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.58%) Angular 2
6 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.58%) J2EE
6 1 (0.58%) Middleware
6 1 (0.58%) Node.js
6 1 (0.58%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (0.58%) REST
6 1 (0.58%) Spring
6 1 (0.58%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.58%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 72 (41.62%) iSeries
2 21 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.09%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.20%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.89%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.31%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.31%) iPad
6 4 (2.31%) iPhone
6 4 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.31%) Wiki
7 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.58%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.58%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
7 1 (0.58%) Tandem
7 1 (0.58%) User Experience
7 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 54 (31.21%) Windows
2 17 (9.83%) Windows Server
3 15 (8.67%) Windows 7
4 14 (8.09%) AIX
5 13 (7.51%) Linux
6 11 (6.36%) Windows Vista
6 11 (6.36%) Windows XP
7 7 (4.05%) Unix
8 6 (3.47%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.31%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.16%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.16%) Solaris
11 1 (0.58%) OS/390
11 1 (0.58%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.50%) ITIL
2 18 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (9.83%) Network Monitoring
4 15 (8.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (6.36%) ERP
5 11 (6.36%) Project Management
6 10 (5.78%) Configuration Management
6 10 (5.78%) DevOps
7 9 (5.20%) Release Management
8 8 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (4.62%) Decision-Making
8 8 (4.62%) Incident Management
8 8 (4.62%) ITSM
9 7 (4.05%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.05%) Service Management
10 6 (3.47%) Coaching
10 6 (3.47%) Logistics
10 6 (3.47%) Problem Management
10 6 (3.47%) Time Management
11 5 (2.89%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 84 (48.55%) RPG
2 74 (42.77%) SQL
3 51 (29.48%) RPG IV
4 20 (11.56%) Java
5 17 (9.83%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.31%) C#
6 4 (2.31%) RPG/400
7 2 (1.16%) C++
8 1 (0.58%) Java 8
8 1 (0.58%) PHP
8 1 (0.58%) Python
8 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 21 (12.14%) Degree
2 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.31%) CCENT
3 4 (2.31%) CCNA
3 4 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.31%) MCP
3 4 (2.31%) MCSA
3 4 (2.31%) MCSE
4 3 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.73%) ISEB
4 3 (1.73%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.16%) ACCA
6 1 (0.58%) CIMA
6 1 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.20%) SLA
2 2 (1.16%) QA
3 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (7.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.31%) Cronacle
2 4 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.16%) vSphere
4 1 (0.58%) Firmware
4 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (1.16%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.16%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (1.16%) PureDisk
1 2 (1.16%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.58%) Control-M
2 1 (0.58%) SCCM
2 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (0.58%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (0.58%) WMI
Vendors
1 47 (27.17%) IBM
2 21 (12.14%) Citrix
3 19 (10.98%) Microsoft
4 17 (9.83%) Oracle
5 11 (6.36%) Lotus
6 10 (5.78%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (4.62%) JD Edwards
8 7 (4.05%) VMware
9 6 (3.47%) SAP
10 4 (2.31%) Ivanti
11 3 (1.73%) HP
12 2 (1.16%) Epicor
12 2 (1.16%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.16%) Sage
12 2 (1.16%) Sun
12 2 (1.16%) Veeam
13 1 (0.58%) BMC
13 1 (0.58%) Capita
13 1 (0.58%) Cisco
13 1 (0.58%) Unisys