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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 20 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing IBM 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 5.76% 3.66% -
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
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
56 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 40.29% 43.90% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 20
Median salary £33,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £22,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Belfast

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Belfast region with a requirement for IBM.

1 11 (78.57%) SAP
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 9 (64.29%) JAX-WS
3 9 (64.29%) Java EE 5
3 9 (64.29%) EJB 3.0
3 9 (64.29%) JSF
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) EJB
3 9 (64.29%) JDBC
3 9 (64.29%) JMS
3 9 (64.29%) NetWeaver
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) J2EE
4 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
5 7 (50.00%) Silverlight
5 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (50.00%) Ajax
5 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (50.00%) PVCS
5 7 (50.00%) JSP
5 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
5 7 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Windows

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 10 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 9 (64.29%) NetWeaver
2 9 (64.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) PVCS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Buildr
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) EJB
1 9 (64.29%) EJB 3.0
1 9 (64.29%) Java EE 5
1 9 (64.29%) JAX-WS
1 9 (64.29%) JDBC
1 9 (64.29%) JMS
1 9 (64.29%) JSF
2 8 (57.14%) J2EE
3 7 (50.00%) Ajax
3 7 (50.00%) JSP
3 7 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (7.14%) LAMP
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Derivative
3 1 (7.14%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Coaching
2 2 (14.29%) Line Management
2 2 (14.29%) People Management
2 2 (14.29%) Presales
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (7.14%) Proprietary Trading
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) XenApp
1 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
1 2 (14.29%) XenServer
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) SAP
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Forcepoint
4 2 (14.29%) Sophos
4 2 (14.29%) Veeam
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Sun
5 1 (7.14%) TIBCO