Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1006 889 879
Rank change year-on-year -117 -10 -56
Permanent jobs citing AS400 177 300 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.38% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 172 231 355
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £51,000 £51,250 £50,000
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 73,712 78,335 85,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.47% 44.26% 43.29%
Number of salaries quoted 56,975 59,865 70,246
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -90 173 £40,000 - 13
UK excluding London -79 131 £39,000 -2.50% 12
London +32 46 £45,000 - 3
Midlands +14 39 £38,250 - 6
South East -24 36 £36,500 +4.29% 1
West Midlands +35 26 £30,000 -25.00% 6
East of England +11 26 £40,000 +14.29% 1
North of England -11 25 £39,000 -2.50% 2
East Midlands +4 13 £45,000 +18.42%
Yorkshire +18 10 £45,000 +16.88% 1
North East -11 9 £35,000 - 1
North West -12 7 £41,750 +4.38%
Wales +4 3 £29,129 -38.68%
Scotland -17 1 - - 2
South West -46 1 £36,500 -8.75%

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 103 (58.19%) iSeries
2 94 (53.11%) RPG
3 77 (43.50%) SQL
4 65 (36.72%) Finance
5 51 (28.81%) Windows
6 42 (23.73%) IBM
6 42 (23.73%) RPG IV
7 36 (20.34%) Java
8 35 (19.77%) WebSphere
9 27 (15.25%) ITIL
10 25 (14.12%) Microsoft
11 18 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (9.60%) .NET
13 16 (9.04%) Citrix
13 16 (9.04%) Degree
14 15 (8.47%) Oracle
15 14 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (7.91%) Windows Server
16 13 (7.34%) Service Management
16 13 (7.34%) ITSM
16 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (6.78%) Active Directory
17 12 (6.78%) Incident Management
17 12 (6.78%) Mentoring
17 12 (6.78%) Windows 8
18 11 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
18 11 (6.21%) Network Monitoring
18 11 (6.21%) Windows 7
18 11 (6.21%) Problem Management

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 35 (19.77%) WebSphere
2 10 (5.65%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.56%) GroupWise
Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) SAP R/3
2 3 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.69%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.13%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.56%) JDE World
4 1 (0.56%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.82%) Office 365
2 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.65%) LAN
2 9 (5.08%) WAN
3 8 (4.52%) Firewall
4 6 (3.39%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.13%) Internet
5 2 (1.13%) VoIP
5 2 (1.13%) WebEx
6 1 (0.56%) DHCP
6 1 (0.56%) DNS
6 1 (0.56%) NAS
6 1 (0.56%) Network Security
6 1 (0.56%) SAN
6 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.26%) SAP BW
2 3 (1.69%) DB2
3 1 (0.56%) Big Data
3 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.56%) Pentaho
3 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.13%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.13%) JIRA
1 2 (1.13%) JMeter
1 2 (1.13%) Selenium
2 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (36.72%) Finance
2 10 (5.65%) Banking
3 7 (3.95%) Retail
4 6 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.69%) Back Office
7 2 (1.13%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) Games
8 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (40.68%) Developer
2 68 (38.42%) RPG Developer
3 67 (37.85%) AS400 Developer
4 56 (31.64%) Analyst
5 17 (9.60%) SQL Developer
6 16 (9.04%) Support Analyst
7 15 (8.47%) Programmer
8 14 (7.91%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (7.34%) Analyst Programmer
10 12 (6.78%) RPG Programmer
11 11 (6.21%) RPG Analyst Programmer
11 11 (6.21%) Team Leader
12 10 (5.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 7 (3.95%) Applications Support
13 7 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (3.95%) Operations Analyst
14 6 (3.39%) Consultant
14 6 (3.39%) Technical Consultant
14 6 (3.39%) Trainee
14 6 (3.39%) Trainee Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.60%) .NET
2 9 (5.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 8 (4.52%) CSS
3 8 (4.52%) HTML
4 2 (1.13%) EDI
5 1 (0.56%) Angular 2
5 1 (0.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.56%) J2EE
5 1 (0.56%) JSF
5 1 (0.56%) Middleware
5 1 (0.56%) REST
5 1 (0.56%) Spring
5 1 (0.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 103 (58.19%) iSeries
2 18 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.21%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.21%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (5.65%) Blackberry
4 10 (5.65%) iPad
4 10 (5.65%) iPhone
5 5 (2.82%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.26%) Wiki
7 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.13%) LPAR
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.56%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.56%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Replication
8 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.81%) Windows
2 14 (7.91%) Windows Server
3 12 (6.78%) Windows 8
4 11 (6.21%) Windows 7
4 11 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (5.65%) Windows Mobile
5 10 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (4.52%) AIX
6 8 (4.52%) Linux
7 6 (3.39%) Unix
7 6 (3.39%) Windows Vista
7 6 (3.39%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.56%) Android
8 1 (0.56%) OS/390
8 1 (0.56%) OS/400
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.25%) ITIL
2 18 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
3 14 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (7.34%) ITSM
4 13 (7.34%) Service Management
5 12 (6.78%) Incident Management
5 12 (6.78%) Mentoring
6 11 (6.21%) Network Monitoring
6 11 (6.21%) Problem Management
7 10 (5.65%) Coaching
7 10 (5.65%) Configuration Management
7 10 (5.65%) DevOps
7 10 (5.65%) Mobile Device Management
7 10 (5.65%) Release Management
7 10 (5.65%) Server Patching
8 9 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (5.08%) Project Management
9 8 (4.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 7 (3.95%) ERP
11 5 (2.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (53.11%) RPG
2 77 (43.50%) SQL
3 42 (23.73%) RPG IV
4 36 (20.34%) Java
5 8 (4.52%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.26%) C#
7 3 (1.69%) C++
8 2 (1.13%) RPG/400
9 1 (0.56%) Java 8
9 1 (0.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (9.04%) Degree
2 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (5.65%) MCSA
4 4 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.69%) CCENT
5 3 (1.69%) CCNA
5 3 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.69%) ISEB
5 3 (1.69%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.69%) MCP
5 3 (1.69%) MCSE
6 2 (1.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.56%) ACCA
7 1 (0.56%) CIMA
7 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.39%) SLA
2 3 (1.69%) QA
3 2 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.26%) Cronacle
3 3 (1.69%) Firmware
3 3 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.13%) vSphere
5 1 (0.56%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.56%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.13%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.56%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (0.56%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (0.56%) WMI
Vendors
1 42 (23.73%) IBM
2 25 (14.12%) Microsoft
3 16 (9.04%) Citrix
4 15 (8.47%) Oracle
5 11 (6.21%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (5.65%) Ivanti
6 10 (5.65%) Lotus
7 7 (3.95%) SAP
8 3 (1.69%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.69%) VMware
9 2 (1.13%) Capita
9 2 (1.13%) HP
10 1 (0.56%) Cisco
10 1 (0.56%) DataCash
10 1 (0.56%) Epicor
10 1 (0.56%) Misys
10 1 (0.56%) Sage
10 1 (0.56%) Sun
10 1 (0.56%) Sybase