The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 72 94 68
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Permanent jobs citing IBM 4 3 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.54% 0.31% 2.93%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 0.64% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 31
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -29.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.95%
IBM
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
352 469 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 47.83% 48.15% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 305 411 511
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

IBM
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

IBM Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

IBM
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

IBM
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +13 2 £42,500 +6.25%
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) DB2
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) SOAP
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Middleware
5 4 (28.57%) QA
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) Retail
6 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) Dell
6 3 (21.43%) SLA
6 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) SQL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.14%) JBoss
4 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) DB2
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Artifactory
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Management Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Management Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) QA Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Management Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Software QA Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) UAT Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 4 (28.57%) Middleware
3 4 (28.57%) RESTful
3 4 (28.57%) SOAP
3 4 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (14.29%) J2EE
4 2 (14.29%) JSON
4 2 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) SailPoint
5 1 (7.14%) EJB
5 1 (7.14%) JMS
5 1 (7.14%) JSP
5 1 (7.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (14.29%) AS400
3 2 (14.29%) iSeries
3 2 (14.29%) Life Science
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Unix
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) People Management
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) RPG
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 2 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) APMP
4 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Dell
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) BEA
3 2 (14.29%) CA
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
4 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
4 1 (7.14%) CommVault
4 1 (7.14%) Informatica
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas