The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 88 87 78
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 41 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.20% 1.87% 2.03%
As % of the Vendors category 5.28% 4.37% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 20
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.04%
IBM
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
777 664 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 41.75% 42.76% 39.68%
Number of salaries quoted 639 581 499
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Bristol

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 52 (65.82%) SQL
2 44 (55.70%) UML
2 44 (55.70%) Finance
2 44 (55.70%) WebSphere
3 43 (54.43%) SQL Server
4 42 (53.16%) RDBMS
4 42 (53.16%) Relational Database
5 41 (51.90%) WebSphere MQ
6 39 (49.37%) VMware
6 39 (49.37%) Oracle
6 39 (49.37%) Java
6 39 (49.37%) XML
6 39 (49.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (48.10%) Enterprise Software
7 38 (48.10%) JSP
7 38 (48.10%) XSLT
7 38 (48.10%) Eclipse
8 37 (46.84%) Client/Server
8 37 (46.84%) JMS
8 37 (46.84%) N-Tier
8 37 (46.84%) Servlets
8 37 (46.84%) JBoss
8 37 (46.84%) WebLogic
8 37 (46.84%) Ant
8 37 (46.84%) JUnit
9 36 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
10 33 (41.77%) J2EE
11 32 (40.51%) Spring
12 31 (39.24%) Software Engineering
12 31 (39.24%) Banking

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 44 (55.70%) WebSphere
2 37 (46.84%) WebLogic
3 25 (31.65%) Apache ServiceMix
4 12 (15.19%) MS Exchange
5 11 (13.92%) SharePoint
6 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (6.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (5.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.27%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.13%) Firewall
1 8 (10.13%) SAN
2 7 (8.86%) iSCSI
2 7 (8.86%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (8.86%) NAS
3 2 (2.53%) VPN
4 1 (1.27%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.27%) FWSM
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.27%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.27%) DNS
4 1 (1.27%) DHCP
4 1 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.27%) Wireless
4 1 (1.27%) BGP
4 1 (1.27%) MPLS
4 1 (1.27%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (54.43%) SQL Server
2 42 (53.16%) RDBMS
2 42 (53.16%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (48.10%) Eclipse
2 37 (46.84%) Ant
2 37 (46.84%) JUnit
3 31 (39.24%) Eclipse RCP
4 14 (17.72%) Maven
4 14 (17.72%) Jenkins
4 14 (17.72%) Git (software)
5 10 (12.66%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (8.86%) QuickTest Pro
6 7 (8.86%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.27%) WatiN
7 1 (1.27%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.27%) WATIR
7 1 (1.27%) Selenium
7 1 (1.27%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.27%) JMeter
General
1 44 (55.70%) Finance
2 31 (39.24%) Banking
2 31 (39.24%) French Language
3 21 (26.58%) Legal
4 10 (12.66%) Military
5 5 (6.33%) Retail
6 4 (5.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (22.78%) Java Software Engineer
1 18 (22.78%) Software Engineer
2 11 (13.92%) Java Team Leader
2 11 (13.92%) Team Leader
3 9 (11.39%) Analyst
4 8 (10.13%) Developer
4 8 (10.13%) Architect
5 7 (8.86%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.06%) Applications Support Specialist
8 4 (5.06%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (5.06%) Support Specialist
8 4 (5.06%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Requirements Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (51.90%) WebSphere MQ
2 39 (49.37%) XML
3 38 (48.10%) JSP
3 38 (48.10%) XSLT
4 37 (46.84%) JMS
4 37 (46.84%) Servlets
5 33 (41.77%) J2EE
6 32 (40.51%) Spring
7 31 (39.24%) GWT
8 25 (31.65%) OSGi
9 6 (7.59%) HTML
10 1 (1.27%) HTML5
10 1 (1.27%) Ajax
10 1 (1.27%) WCF
10 1 (1.27%) XML Schema
10 1 (1.27%) CSS
10 1 (1.27%) .NET
10 1 (1.27%) XSD
10 1 (1.27%) J2SE
10 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 38 (48.10%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (46.84%) Client/Server
2 37 (46.84%) N-Tier
3 31 (39.24%) Inversion of Control
3 31 (39.24%) SWIFT
4 20 (25.32%) 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%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.44%) UNIX
2 14 (17.72%) Windows
3 13 (16.46%) 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
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.70%) UML
2 36 (45.57%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (39.24%) Software Engineering
3 31 (39.24%) Unit Testing
4 25 (31.65%) Scrum
4 25 (31.65%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (31.65%) TDD
5 18 (22.78%) Problem Management
6 17 (21.52%) Supply Chain Management
7 13 (16.46%) OOA/OOD
7 13 (16.46%) OO
7 13 (16.46%) Workflow
8 10 (12.66%) ITIL
8 10 (12.66%) Supplier Management
8 10 (12.66%) Test Scripting
9 8 (10.13%) SOA
9 8 (10.13%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (10.13%) TOGAF
10 7 (8.86%) Asset Management
10 7 (8.86%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 52 (65.82%) SQL
2 39 (49.37%) Java
3 13 (16.46%) C
4 5 (6.33%) JCL
5 1 (1.27%) Ruby
5 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.27%) VBScript
5 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.27%) Perl
5 1 (1.27%) PHP
5 1 (1.27%) Python
5 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (26.58%) Degree
2 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 39 (49.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Backup Exec
2 7 (8.86%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (8.86%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.27%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (49.37%) VMware
1 39 (49.37%) Oracle
2 37 (46.84%) JBoss
3 31 (39.24%) Google
4 15 (18.99%) HP
5 8 (10.13%) Cisco
5 8 (10.13%) Microsoft
5 8 (10.13%) EMC
6 7 (8.86%) WatchGuard
6 7 (8.86%) Veeam
6 7 (8.86%) 3PAR
6 7 (8.86%) Juniper
7 5 (6.33%) Teradata
8 4 (5.06%) Remedy
8 4 (5.06%) Citrix
8 4 (5.06%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.06%) Sage
9 2 (2.53%) CA
10 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.27%) FrontRange
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