The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 39 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.13% 0.70% 2.50%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 1.54% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
IBM
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Vendors Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 130 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 43.50% 45.61% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 70 118 151
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

IBM
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Bedford region.

IBM Salary Trend in Bedford

IBM
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for IBM.

1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) AS400
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) RPG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com