The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 27 19 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs citing IBM 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.67% 4.17% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 9.62% 13.04% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.49%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
IBM
County Antrim

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

Vendors Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52 23 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 48.60% 31.94% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 60
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

IBM
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

IBM Salary Trend in Belfast

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM.

1 7 (87.50%) SAP
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) NetWeaver
3 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) J2EE
5 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
5 3 (37.50%) EAM
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Coaching
5 3 (37.50%) Smart Energy
6 2 (25.00%) JSF
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) JAX-WS
6 2 (25.00%) Java EE 5
6 2 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
6 2 (25.00%) Line Management
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) JMS
6 2 (25.00%) EJB
6 2 (25.00%) JDBC
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (62.50%) NetWeaver
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Software Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) EJB
2 2 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE 5
2 2 (25.00%) JAX-WS
2 2 (25.00%) JDBC
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) JSF
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) Smart Energy
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
1 3 (37.50%) Coaching
1 3 (37.50%) EAM
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Line Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago