Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM AS/400
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 274 295 322
Rank change year-on-year +21 +27 -22
Permanent jobs citing AS400 26 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.75% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 24
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +50.94% -18.46%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £44,375 £46,250 £67,500
England 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 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 3,509 3,877 4,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.78% 39.12% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,516 3,084 3,340
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - +1.77%
10th Percentile £24,375 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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
Birmingham +13 13 £31,000 -22.50%
Staffordshire - 5 £35,000 -
Solihull - 3 £45,000 -
Wednesbury - 2 £26,500 -
Warwickshire +36 1 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Coventry +5 1 £26,000 +4.00%
AS400
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 8 (30.77%) SQL
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
1 8 (30.77%) iSeries
2 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) IBM
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) ERP
3 6 (23.08%) RPG
3 6 (23.08%) Finance
4 5 (19.23%) General Ledger
4 5 (19.23%) PRMS
4 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
4 5 (19.23%) ETL
4 5 (19.23%) Accounts Payable
4 5 (19.23%) Accounts Receivable
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 4 (15.38%) Power BI
5 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (15.38%) VBA
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 3 (11.54%) Retail
6 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (11.54%) People Management

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:

Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) PRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) VoIP
1 2 (7.69%) WebEx
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (15.38%) Power BI
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) General Ledger
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
4 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.85%) Back Office
5 1 (3.85%) Games
5 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) RPG Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Operations Team Leader
3 5 (19.23%) Team Leader
4 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 4 (15.38%) Report Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) IT Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Team Leader
6 2 (7.69%) IT Support
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior IT Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) iSeries
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) LPAR
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ERP
2 5 (19.23%) Accounts Payable
2 5 (19.23%) Accounts Receivable
2 5 (19.23%) ETL
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) People Management
3 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.69%) Decision-Making
4 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.69%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Line Management
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (3.85%) Innovative Thinking
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.85%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) RPG
3 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
3 4 (15.38%) VBA
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) RPG IV
4 1 (3.85%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Firmware
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) PowerHA
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) IBM
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards