The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 52 62 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -17
Permanent jobs citing IBM 8 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.54% 1.17% 3.15%
As % of the Vendors category 5.13% 2.03% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Average salary - £75,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +123.88%
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -
IBM
Dorset

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

Vendors Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
156 246 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 49.52% 57.48% 41.64%
Number of salaries quoted 102 203 98
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

IBM
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

IBM Salary Trend in Bournemouth

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 27 (100.00%) Middleware
2 22 (81.48%) HP
2 22 (81.48%) ISEB
2 22 (81.48%) Configuration Management
2 22 (81.48%) XML
2 22 (81.48%) MQSeries
2 22 (81.48%) Finance
2 22 (81.48%) Banking
2 22 (81.48%) Data Management
2 22 (81.48%) Software Testing
2 22 (81.48%) QA
2 22 (81.48%) Test Management
2 22 (81.48%) Functional Testing
2 22 (81.48%) Green Hat
2 22 (81.48%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (62.96%) Temenos T24
3 17 (62.96%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (62.96%) Regression Testing
3 17 (62.96%) webMethods
3 17 (62.96%) Relational Database
3 17 (62.96%) Test Scripting
3 17 (62.96%) System Testing
4 12 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 12 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (44.44%) Automation Testing
4 12 (44.44%) SOA
4 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 12 (44.44%) Unix
4 12 (44.44%) Java
4 12 (44.44%) Integration Testing

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 22 (81.48%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 17 (62.96%) Temenos T24
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) Relational Database
2 8 (29.63%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Subversion
General
1 22 (81.48%) Banking
1 22 (81.48%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Investment Banking
3 8 (29.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Test Engineer
2 17 (62.96%) Test Leader
3 14 (51.85%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Defect Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Functional Test Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) Middleware
2 22 (81.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (81.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) Configuration Management
1 22 (81.48%) Data Management
1 22 (81.48%) Functional Testing
1 22 (81.48%) Software Testing
1 22 (81.48%) Test Management
2 17 (62.96%) Regression Testing
2 17 (62.96%) System Testing
2 17 (62.96%) Test Scripting
2 17 (62.96%) User Acceptance Testing
3 12 (44.44%) Automation Testing
3 12 (44.44%) Integration Testing
3 12 (44.44%) SOA
3 12 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 9 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (29.63%) Cash Management
5 8 (29.63%) SDLC
5 8 (29.63%) V-Model
6 5 (18.52%) Decision Table
6 5 (18.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) ISEB
2 12 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (37.04%) ISTQB
4 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (81.48%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Green Hat
1 22 (81.48%) HP
2 17 (62.96%) webMethods
3 12 (44.44%) Oracle