Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 958 901 824
Rank change year-on-year -57 -77 +146
Permanent jobs citing AS400 253 326 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.42% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 195 284 424
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £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 77325 77436 91779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.93% 40.92% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 58359 63619 73574
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 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £79,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 -47 212 £40,000 - 8
UK excluding London -34 190 £40,000 - 5
London +9 48 £45,000 -5.26% 4
North of England +2 44 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Midlands +37 41 £38,250 +4.79%
South East -6 40 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Yorkshire +59 36 £38,500 +28.33% 1
West Midlands +14 25 £40,000 +48.15%
South West +15 23 £40,000 -6.43%
Scotland - 17 £32,500 - 1
East Midlands +38 16 £37,500 -21.05%
East of England -13 15 £43,750 +25.00% 2
Wales +16 10 £41,250 +3.13%
North West -67 8 £45,000 +12.50%

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 113 (44.66%) RPG
2 103 (40.71%) SQL
3 97 (38.34%) iSeries
4 87 (34.39%) IBM
5 76 (30.04%) Windows
6 73 (28.85%) RPG IV
7 43 (17.00%) Microsoft
8 41 (16.21%) Linux
8 41 (16.21%) SQL Server
9 39 (15.42%) Unix
10 35 (13.83%) Finance
10 35 (13.83%) JavaScript
11 34 (13.44%) HTML
12 31 (12.25%) JD Edwards
13 29 (11.46%) EDI
13 29 (11.46%) WebSphere
14 28 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (11.07%) Oracle
14 28 (11.07%) DB2
15 26 (10.28%) Windows Server
16 25 (9.88%) WebLogic
16 25 (9.88%) ERP
16 25 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (9.88%) Banking
17 24 (9.49%) CSS
18 23 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
19 22 (8.70%) ITIL
20 20 (7.91%) WebSphere Application Server
21 19 (7.51%) JDE EnterpriseOne
21 19 (7.51%) Mainframe

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 29 (11.46%) WebSphere
2 25 (9.88%) WebLogic
3 20 (7.91%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (7.51%) Oracle Application Server
5 18 (7.11%) Oracle UPK
6 14 (5.53%) IBM Notes
7 7 (2.77%) CMS
8 6 (2.37%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.98%) Apache
10 4 (1.58%) FileNet
10 4 (1.58%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.40%) CICS
12 1 (0.40%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (5.53%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 19 (7.51%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 9 (3.56%) Misys Equation
3 8 (3.16%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.19%) Lawson
4 3 (1.19%) NetSuite
4 3 (1.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.79%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.79%) Movex
6 1 (0.40%) Retail-J
6 1 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.58%) IBM Blueworks
1 4 (1.58%) SaaS
2 3 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.19%) G Suite
2 3 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.77%) Firewall
2 6 (2.37%) DHCP
2 6 (2.37%) DNS
2 6 (2.37%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.19%) Internet
3 3 (1.19%) Intranet
3 3 (1.19%) LAN
3 3 (1.19%) WAN
4 2 (0.79%) Network Security
4 2 (0.79%) PBX
4 2 (0.79%) SAN
4 2 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (0.79%) VoIP
4 2 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.40%) VLAN
5 1 (0.40%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (16.21%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.07%) DB2
3 18 (7.11%) DB2 UDB
3 18 (7.11%) Oracle Reports
4 11 (4.35%) MySQL
5 7 (2.77%) Pentaho
6 6 (2.37%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.58%) Big Data
7 4 (1.58%) Power BI
8 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.40%) MS Access
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (2.37%) ERwin
2 2 (0.79%) Selenium
3 1 (0.40%) Hudson
3 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.40%) JIRA
3 1 (0.40%) JMeter
3 1 (0.40%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.40%) NUnit
3 1 (0.40%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
General
1 35 (13.83%) Finance
2 25 (9.88%) Banking
3 17 (6.72%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.93%) Retail
5 14 (5.53%) Front Office
6 8 (3.16%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.58%) Back Office
7 4 (1.58%) Cantonese Language
7 4 (1.58%) Marketing
8 3 (1.19%) Advertising
8 3 (1.19%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.79%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Automotive
10 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (32.81%) Analyst
2 57 (22.53%) Developer
3 49 (19.37%) RPG Developer
4 48 (18.97%) AS400 Developer
5 40 (15.81%) Programmer
6 36 (14.23%) Analyst Programmer
6 36 (14.23%) RPG Programmer
7 35 (13.83%) RPG Analyst Programmer
8 23 (9.09%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
8 23 (9.09%) AS400 Programmer
8 23 (9.09%) Consultant
8 23 (9.09%) Support Analyst
9 20 (7.91%) JDE Consultant
10 17 (6.72%) Professional Services Consultant
11 15 (5.93%) AS400 Support
12 13 (5.14%) 3rd Line Support
12 13 (5.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 13 (5.14%) Administrator
13 12 (4.74%) Asset Management Analyst
13 12 (4.74%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.44%) HTML
2 29 (11.46%) EDI
3 24 (9.49%) CSS
4 18 (7.11%) WebCenter
5 11 (4.35%) .NET
6 9 (3.56%) XML
7 7 (2.77%) EDIFACT
7 7 (2.77%) JMS
7 7 (2.77%) JSP
7 7 (2.77%) RESTful
7 7 (2.77%) SOAP
7 7 (2.77%) XSD
7 7 (2.77%) XSLT
8 6 (2.37%) J2EE
8 6 (2.37%) Servlets
9 4 (1.58%) Nutch
10 3 (1.19%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.40%) ADO.NET
11 1 (0.40%) COM+
11 1 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 97 (38.34%) iSeries
2 28 (11.07%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.51%) Mainframe
4 17 (6.72%) IBM Mainframe
5 16 (6.32%) Client/Server
6 12 (4.74%) Computer Science
7 10 (3.95%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.77%) User Experience
9 6 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.98%) LPAR
11 4 (1.58%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.58%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.58%) Replication
12 3 (1.19%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.79%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.79%) iPad
13 2 (0.79%) iPhone
13 2 (0.79%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.40%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 76 (30.04%) Windows
2 41 (16.21%) Linux
3 39 (15.42%) Unix
4 26 (10.28%) Windows Server
5 16 (6.32%) OS/400
6 14 (5.53%) OS/390
7 10 (3.95%) Windows 7
8 8 (3.16%) AIX
8 8 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (3.16%) Windows Vista
8 8 (3.16%) Windows XP
9 7 (2.77%) Solaris
9 7 (2.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.58%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.79%) HPUX
11 2 (0.79%) i5/OS
11 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.88%) ERP
2 22 (8.70%) ITIL
3 18 (7.11%) High Availability
3 18 (7.11%) SDLC
4 17 (6.72%) Project Management
5 15 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (5.93%) Business Analysis
5 15 (5.93%) Mentoring
6 14 (5.53%) Network Monitoring
6 14 (5.53%) Time Management
7 13 (5.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (4.74%) Asset Management
8 12 (4.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (4.35%) Unit Testing
9 11 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (3.95%) Data Modelling
11 9 (3.56%) IT Strategy
11 9 (3.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (44.66%) RPG
2 103 (40.71%) SQL
3 73 (28.85%) RPG IV
4 35 (13.83%) JavaScript
5 18 (7.11%) Java
6 10 (3.95%) Shell Script
7 9 (3.56%) PHP
8 7 (2.77%) ActionScript
8 7 (2.77%) ActionScript 2.0
8 7 (2.77%) VBA
9 6 (2.37%) C#
10 5 (1.98%) COBOL
10 5 (1.98%) Python
10 5 (1.98%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.79%) RPG III
12 2 (0.79%) RPG/400
13 1 (0.40%) C++
13 1 (0.40%) VB
13 1 (0.40%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (5.14%) Oracle Certification
2 11 (4.35%) Degree
3 5 (1.98%) A+ Certification
3 5 (1.98%) CCENT
3 5 (1.98%) MCP
3 5 (1.98%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (1.58%) ISEB
4 4 (1.58%) PMI Certification
4 4 (1.58%) PMP
5 3 (1.19%) ACCA
5 3 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.19%) MCSA
5 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.40%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.58%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.40%) COBIT
3 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.40%) PMO
3 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (5.53%) Virtual Desktop
2 12 (4.74%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.77%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.79%) Firmware
5 2 (0.79%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.40%) RACF
6 1 (0.40%) vSphere
6 1 (0.40%) XenApp
6 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (5.53%) BMC PATROL
1 14 (5.53%) Tivoli
1 14 (5.53%) Tivoli NetView
2 4 (1.58%) Kibana
2 4 (1.58%) WSUS
3 3 (1.19%) Nagios
4 2 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.40%) Control-M
Vendors
1 87 (34.39%) IBM
2 43 (17.00%) Microsoft
3 31 (12.25%) JD Edwards
4 28 (11.07%) Oracle
5 16 (6.32%) VMware
6 15 (5.93%) Lotus
7 11 (4.35%) Cisco
8 10 (3.95%) Infor
9 9 (3.56%) Misys
10 7 (2.77%) Cognos
10 7 (2.77%) SAP
11 6 (2.37%) Citrix
12 5 (1.98%) Sage
13 4 (1.58%) HP
13 4 (1.58%) McAfee
13 4 (1.58%) Splunk
13 4 (1.58%) Tableau
14 3 (1.19%) Dell
14 3 (1.19%) Epicor
14 3 (1.19%) IFS