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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 78 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 49 30 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.55% 1.72% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 7.18% 3.96% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 11
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
682 757 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 35.45% 43.38% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 561 609 583
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 January 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Bristol

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 46 (55.42%) UML
2 40 (48.19%) Oracle
3 33 (39.76%) SQL
4 31 (37.35%) Java
5 27 (32.53%) WebSphere
5 27 (32.53%) Degree
6 26 (31.33%) Military
7 24 (28.92%) Supply Chain Management
8 23 (27.71%) JSP
8 23 (27.71%) XML
8 23 (27.71%) RDBMS
8 23 (27.71%) Relational Database
9 22 (26.51%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (26.51%) JBoss
9 22 (26.51%) Client/Server
9 22 (26.51%) JMS
9 22 (26.51%) N-Tier
9 22 (26.51%) Eclipse
9 22 (26.51%) XSLT
9 22 (26.51%) Servlets
9 22 (26.51%) Ant
9 22 (26.51%) JUnit
9 22 (26.51%) WebLogic
9 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (26.51%) TOGAF
9 22 (26.51%) WebSphere MQ
9 22 (26.51%) Legal
10 21 (25.30%) Service Delivery
11 20 (24.10%) Finance
11 20 (24.10%) Banking

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 27 (32.53%) WebSphere
2 22 (26.51%) JBoss
2 22 (26.51%) WebLogic
3 16 (19.28%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (3.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) SAN
2 2 (2.41%) Firewall
2 2 (2.41%) MPLS
2 2 (2.41%) NAS
2 2 (2.41%) iSCSI
2 2 (2.41%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.71%) RDBMS
1 23 (27.71%) Relational Database
2 19 (22.89%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.20%) Big Data
4 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (26.51%) Eclipse
1 22 (26.51%) Ant
1 22 (26.51%) JUnit
2 16 (19.28%) Maven
2 16 (19.28%) Git (software)
2 16 (19.28%) Jenkins
2 16 (19.28%) Eclipse RCP
3 4 (4.82%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (2.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.41%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.41%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 26 (31.33%) Military
2 22 (26.51%) Legal
3 20 (24.10%) Finance
3 20 (24.10%) Banking
4 16 (19.28%) French Language
5 8 (9.64%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.41%) Automotive
6 2 (2.41%) Electronics
6 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (43.37%) Architect
2 18 (21.69%) Solutions Architect
2 18 (21.69%) Software Engineer
3 16 (19.28%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (13.25%) Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Systems Architect
9 2 (2.41%) Principal Software Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Lead Technical Architect
9 2 (2.41%) Solutions Designer
9 2 (2.41%) Field Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Systems Designer
9 2 (2.41%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.41%) Designer
9 2 (2.41%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.71%) JSP
1 23 (27.71%) XML
2 22 (26.51%) JMS
2 22 (26.51%) XSLT
2 22 (26.51%) Servlets
2 22 (26.51%) WebSphere MQ
3 17 (20.48%) Spring
4 16 (19.28%) J2EE
4 16 (19.28%) GWT
4 16 (19.28%) OSGi
5 3 (3.61%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.61%) CSS
5 3 (3.61%) HTML
6 2 (2.41%) Flash
6 2 (2.41%) .NET
6 2 (2.41%) Apache Flex
6 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.20%) Ajax
7 1 (1.20%) Struts
7 1 (1.20%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Enterprise Software
1 22 (26.51%) Client/Server
1 22 (26.51%) N-Tier
2 19 (22.89%) Computer Science
3 16 (19.28%) Inversion of Control
3 16 (19.28%) SWIFT
4 9 (10.84%) Life Science
5 6 (7.23%) Mathematics
5 6 (7.23%) Physics
5 6 (7.23%) Algorithms
6 5 (6.02%) Visualisation
6 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.82%) Mainframe
7 4 (4.82%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (2.41%) VHDL
8 2 (2.41%) Verilog
8 2 (2.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (2.41%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.10%) UNIX
2 8 (9.64%) Linux
3 7 (8.43%) Windows
4 4 (4.82%) AIX
5 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.41%) Solaris
6 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (55.42%) UML
2 24 (28.92%) Supply Chain Management
3 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (26.51%) TOGAF
4 21 (25.30%) Service Delivery
5 20 (24.10%) Software Engineering
5 20 (24.10%) Matrix Management
5 20 (24.10%) Use Case
5 20 (24.10%) BPMN
6 16 (19.28%) TDD
6 16 (19.28%) Scrum
6 16 (19.28%) Unit Testing
6 16 (19.28%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (19.28%) Problem Management
7 15 (18.07%) Asset Management
8 11 (13.25%) ITIL
8 11 (13.25%) Logistics
9 9 (10.84%) SOA
9 9 (10.84%) Change Control
10 6 (7.23%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.76%) SQL
2 31 (37.35%) Java
3 10 (12.05%) C
3 10 (12.05%) C++
4 2 (2.41%) Assembly Language
4 2 (2.41%) Embedded C
4 2 (2.41%) Ada
4 2 (2.41%) C#
4 2 (2.41%) ActionScript
5 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (32.53%) Degree
2 20 (24.10%) Security Cleared
3 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
4 9 (10.84%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.41%) ISEB
6 2 (2.41%) CCNA
6 2 (2.41%) MCP
6 2 (2.41%) GIAC
6 2 (2.41%) CCENT
6 2 (2.41%) CITP
6 2 (2.41%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) JTAG
2 2 (2.41%) IEC 61508
2 2 (2.41%) DO-178B
System Software
1 20 (24.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.41%) Firmware
3 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Unicenter
1 2 (2.41%) OpenView
1 2 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (48.19%) Oracle
2 20 (24.10%) VMware
3 17 (20.48%) HP
4 16 (19.28%) Google
5 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
6 6 (7.23%) SIMUL8
7 5 (6.02%) RedPrairie
7 5 (6.02%) SAP
7 5 (6.02%) Cisco
8 4 (4.82%) Unisys
9 3 (3.61%) Symantec
9 3 (3.61%) EMC
9 3 (3.61%) Citrix
9 3 (3.61%) NetApp
10 2 (2.41%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.41%) BMC
10 2 (2.41%) Adobe
10 2 (2.41%) Business Objects
11 1 (1.20%) Netezza
11 1 (1.20%) Veeam
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