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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 24 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.06% 2.73% 2.27%
As % of the Vendors category 5.13% 4.05% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £33,250 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.83% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £30,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £40,000 £35,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -
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
39 74 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 40.21% 67.27% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 47
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +41.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £45,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 April 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) SAP
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) NetWeaver
3 3 (50.00%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) JAX-WS
4 2 (33.33%) Java EE 5
4 2 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Java EE
4 2 (33.33%) JSF
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) EJB
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) JDBC
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Postgraduate
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) JMS

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 5 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) EJB
1 2 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) Java EE
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
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) EAM
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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