Period
to 20 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 281 302
Rank change year-on-year -11 +21 -6
Permanent jobs citing AS400 22 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.65% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 36
West Midlands median annual salary £20,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.33% +7.14% +19.66%
10th Percentile £18,250 £30,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £32,500 £60,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,751 3,828 4,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.61% 38.68% 37.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,690 2,943 3,217
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,155 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.72% -1.69% +6.38%

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing AS400 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in the West Midlands

AS400
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for AS400 in the West Midlands

AS400
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AS400 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for AS400 in the West Midlands

AS400
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 April 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
Coventry -2 13 £20,500 -38.81%
Birmingham +2 10 £28,000 -30.00%
AS400
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for AS400.

1 22 (100.00%) iSeries
2 21 (95.45%) ITIL
3 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 16 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 13 (59.09%) Network Monitoring
4 13 (59.09%) IBM
5 12 (54.55%) Windows XP
5 12 (54.55%) Degree
5 12 (54.55%) Windows Vista
5 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
5 12 (54.55%) Windows 7
6 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
6 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
6 7 (31.82%) Decision-Making
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) JD Edwards
8 5 (22.73%) Java
8 5 (22.73%) RPG
8 5 (22.73%) EAI
8 5 (22.73%) SOA
8 5 (22.73%) ETL
8 5 (22.73%) EDI
8 5 (22.73%) ERP
8 5 (22.73%) Workflow
8 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
8 5 (22.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity Planning
8 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (22.73%) Data Integration

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Misys Equation
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Back Office
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Operations Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Trainee
2 12 (54.55%) Trainee Analyst
2 12 (54.55%) Trainee Operations Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Integration Developer
3 5 (22.73%) RPG Developer
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) AS400 Support
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (100.00%) iSeries
2 12 (54.55%) Data Centre
3 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
1 16 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 12 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Vista
2 12 (54.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) ITIL
2 13 (59.09%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (31.82%) Decision-Making
4 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
4 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (22.73%) Data Integration
4 5 (22.73%) EAI
4 5 (22.73%) ERP
4 5 (22.73%) ETL
4 5 (22.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (22.73%) SOA
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (22.73%) Workflow
5 2 (9.09%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (9.09%) Innovative Thinking
5 2 (9.09%) ITSM
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) RPG
2 5 (22.73%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) IBM
2 5 (22.73%) JD Edwards
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Misys