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 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 24 14 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 5 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.29% 2.22% 9.09%
As % of the Vendors category 6.85% 3.70% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £41,250 £30,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -13.04%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
73 27 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 48.03% 60.00% 68.53%
Number of salaries quoted 58 25 40
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +92.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 August 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Belfast

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 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 Belfast region with a requirement for IBM.

1 4 (66.67%) SAP
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) JDBC
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (33.33%) EJB
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) People Management
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE 5
3 2 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Line Management
3 2 (33.33%) JAX-WS
3 2 (33.33%) NetWeaver
3 2 (33.33%) JSF
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) Derivative
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading

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 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) NetWeaver
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Buildr
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) EJB
1 2 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (33.33%) Java EE 5
1 2 (33.33%) JAX-WS
1 2 (33.33%) JDBC
1 2 (33.33%) JMS
1 2 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
2 1 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) People Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Proprietary Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO