The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bristol region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 71 98 85
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 50 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.76% 1.36% 1.46%
As % of the Vendors category 6.60% 3.06% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 17
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
758 720 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.83% 44.55% 38.63%
Number of salaries quoted 582 627 520
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
South West

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IBM
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

IBM Salary Trend in Bristol

IBM
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Bristol

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 54 (68.35%) SQL
2 47 (59.49%) WebSphere
3 46 (58.23%) SQL Server
4 43 (54.43%) RDBMS
4 43 (54.43%) Finance
4 43 (54.43%) VMware
4 43 (54.43%) Relational Database
5 42 (53.16%) WebSphere MQ
5 42 (53.16%) Oracle
6 41 (51.90%) UML
6 41 (51.90%) WebLogic
6 41 (51.90%) VMware Infrastructure
7 40 (50.63%) Java
7 40 (50.63%) XML
8 39 (49.37%) XSLT
8 39 (49.37%) JSP
8 39 (49.37%) Eclipse
8 39 (49.37%) Enterprise Software
9 38 (48.10%) JBoss
9 38 (48.10%) Client/Server
9 38 (48.10%) JMS
9 38 (48.10%) N-Tier
9 38 (48.10%) Servlets
9 38 (48.10%) Ant
9 38 (48.10%) JUnit
10 35 (44.30%) J2EE
11 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (43.04%) Spring
12 33 (41.77%) Software Engineering
12 33 (41.77%) Google

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 47 (59.49%) WebSphere
2 41 (51.90%) WebLogic
3 19 (24.05%) Apache ServiceMix
4 12 (15.19%) MS Exchange
5 11 (13.92%) SharePoint
6 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (8.86%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (5.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.53%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (2.53%) GlassFish
9 2 (2.53%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (2.53%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.27%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) SAN
2 10 (12.66%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (10.13%) Firewall
4 7 (8.86%) NAS
4 7 (8.86%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.53%) VPN
6 1 (1.27%) DNS
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.27%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.27%) FWSM
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.27%) Wireless
6 1 (1.27%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.27%) MPLS
6 1 (1.27%) OSPF
6 1 (1.27%) BGP
6 1 (1.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (58.23%) SQL Server
2 43 (54.43%) Relational Database
2 43 (54.43%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.53%) MySQL
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (2.53%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 39 (49.37%) Eclipse
2 38 (48.10%) Ant
2 38 (48.10%) JUnit
3 33 (41.77%) Eclipse RCP
4 8 (10.13%) Jenkins
4 8 (10.13%) Maven
4 8 (10.13%) Git (software)
5 7 (8.86%) Rational DOORS
6 4 (5.06%) QuickTest Pro
6 4 (5.06%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.53%) JMeter
7 2 (2.53%) JDeveloper
7 2 (2.53%) WatiN
7 2 (2.53%) WATIR
7 2 (2.53%) Selenium
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.27%) TestComplete
8 1 (1.27%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.27%) Bugzilla
General
1 43 (54.43%) Finance
2 33 (41.77%) Banking
2 33 (41.77%) French Language
3 14 (17.72%) Legal
4 6 (7.59%) Military
5 5 (6.33%) Retail
6 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Software Engineer
2 18 (22.78%) Java Software Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) Team Leader
3 11 (13.92%) Java Team Leader
4 9 (11.39%) Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Consultant
5 7 (8.86%) Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (5.06%) Architect
8 4 (5.06%) Support Specialist
8 4 (5.06%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Applications Support Specialist
9 3 (3.80%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (53.16%) WebSphere MQ
2 40 (50.63%) XML
3 39 (49.37%) JSP
3 39 (49.37%) XSLT
4 38 (48.10%) JMS
4 38 (48.10%) Servlets
5 35 (44.30%) J2EE
6 34 (43.04%) Spring
7 33 (41.77%) GWT
8 19 (24.05%) OSGi
9 6 (7.59%) HTML
10 3 (3.80%) Middleware
10 3 (3.80%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (2.53%) Oracle Streams
12 1 (1.27%) HTML5
12 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.27%) Ajax
12 1 (1.27%) WCF
12 1 (1.27%) XML Schema
12 1 (1.27%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (49.37%) Enterprise Software
2 38 (48.10%) Client/Server
2 38 (48.10%) N-Tier
3 33 (41.77%) Inversion of Control
3 33 (41.77%) SWIFT
4 19 (24.05%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (6.33%) Mainframe
6 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.06%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.80%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.77%) UNIX
2 17 (21.52%) Windows
3 15 (18.99%) Linux
4 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.86%) AIX
6 4 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.53%) HPUX
7 2 (2.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.90%) UML
2 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (41.77%) Software Engineering
3 33 (41.77%) Unit Testing
4 19 (24.05%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (24.05%) Scrum
4 19 (24.05%) TDD
5 18 (22.78%) Problem Management
6 15 (18.99%) OOA/OOD
6 15 (18.99%) OO
6 15 (18.99%) Workflow
7 10 (12.66%) ITIL
7 10 (12.66%) Supply Chain Management
8 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (10.13%) Test Scripting
10 7 (8.86%) Supplier Management
11 6 (7.59%) SOA
12 5 (6.33%) Data Management
13 4 (5.06%) TOGAF
13 4 (5.06%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 54 (68.35%) SQL
2 40 (50.63%) Java
3 16 (20.25%) C
4 5 (6.33%) JCL
5 2 (2.53%) Ruby
5 2 (2.53%) Perl
5 2 (2.53%) PHP
5 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.53%) Python
5 2 (2.53%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.27%) VBScript
6 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (26.58%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) ISEB
3 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 41 (51.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Backup Exec
2 7 (8.86%) ARCserve
3 4 (5.06%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.06%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (5.06%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.53%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.53%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.53%) OpenView
5 1 (1.27%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (1.27%) Legato
5 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 43 (54.43%) VMware
2 42 (53.16%) Oracle
3 38 (48.10%) JBoss
4 33 (41.77%) Google
5 18 (22.78%) HP
6 11 (13.92%) EMC
7 10 (12.66%) Cisco
8 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
9 7 (8.86%) Juniper
9 7 (8.86%) WatchGuard
9 7 (8.86%) Veeam
9 7 (8.86%) 3PAR
10 5 (6.33%) Teradata
10 5 (6.33%) BMC
11 4 (5.06%) Citrix
11 4 (5.06%) Remedy
11 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
11 4 (5.06%) Sage
12 3 (3.80%) Hitachi
12 3 (3.80%) NetApp
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