The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 56 59 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing IBM 12 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.94% 0.69% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 4.63% 1.53% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 4
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,750 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-3.74% +9.35%
IBM
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
259 261 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.77% 44.85% 51.01%
Number of salaries quoted 241 230 175
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

IBM
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

IBM Salary Trend in Cardiff

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (43.18%) Java
3 18 (40.91%) Spring
3 18 (40.91%) Unit Testing
4 17 (38.64%) Hibernate
4 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
5 16 (36.36%) J2EE
5 16 (36.36%) VMware
6 15 (34.09%) Web Services
6 15 (34.09%) Windows
7 14 (31.82%) XML
7 14 (31.82%) JSF
7 14 (31.82%) Mentoring
8 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
9 12 (27.27%) SAN
9 12 (27.27%) DevOps
9 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (25.00%) Release Management
10 11 (25.00%) Open Source
10 11 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (25.00%) Configuration Management
10 11 (25.00%) Finance
10 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (25.00%) Scrum
10 11 (25.00%) DSDM
10 11 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
10 11 (25.00%) OO
10 11 (25.00%) RUP
11 10 (22.73%) SOAP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 10 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 9 (20.45%) LiveCycle
2 9 (20.45%) Confluence
2 9 (20.45%) FileNet
3 8 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 7 (15.91%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
4 7 (15.91%) Apache
5 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.27%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.27%) IIS
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.27%) SAN
2 6 (13.64%) Firewall
3 4 (9.09%) Internet
3 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.82%) DNS
4 3 (6.82%) VoIP
4 3 (6.82%) DHCP
4 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
4 3 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.27%) LAN
6 1 (2.27%) SNMP
6 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 9 (20.45%) MongoDB
3 9 (20.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) Star Schema
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.27%) OLAP
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) OLTP
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Subversion
1 9 (20.45%) Maven
1 9 (20.45%) JIRA
1 9 (20.45%) Hudson
1 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
2 7 (15.91%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.09%) JMeter
4 3 (6.82%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (2.27%) RequisitePro
5 1 (2.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (2.27%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.91%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Analyst
2 12 (27.27%) Programmer
3 11 (25.00%) Developer
4 10 (22.73%) Java Developer
5 9 (20.45%) Consultant
6 8 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (15.91%) Java Consultant
7 7 (15.91%) Java Programmer
7 7 (15.91%) Developer Analyst
8 5 (11.36%) Server Support Technician
8 5 (11.36%) Senior Programmer
8 5 (11.36%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 5 (11.36%) Server Support
8 5 (11.36%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (11.36%) Support Technician
8 5 (11.36%) Support Analyst
8 5 (11.36%) Server Technician
9 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
9 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
9 4 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) Spring
2 17 (38.64%) Hibernate
3 16 (36.36%) J2EE
4 15 (34.09%) Web Services
5 14 (31.82%) XML
5 14 (31.82%) JSF
6 10 (22.73%) XSLT
6 10 (22.73%) SOAP
7 9 (20.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (18.18%) HTML
9 7 (15.91%) CSS
10 4 (9.09%) Ajax
10 4 (9.09%) Java EE
10 4 (9.09%) Spring Web Flow
10 4 (9.09%) JPA
11 3 (6.82%) JSP
12 2 (4.55%) REST
13 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
13 1 (2.27%) JSON
13 1 (2.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Open Source
2 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) HACMP
3 4 (9.09%) Clustering
4 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.55%) AS400
5 2 (4.55%) iSeries
6 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.27%) Statistics
6 1 (2.27%) GIS
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) AIX
3 7 (15.91%) Linux
3 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.09%) UNIX
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) CentOS
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Unit Testing
2 14 (31.82%) Mentoring
3 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (27.27%) DevOps
4 11 (25.00%) Release Management
4 11 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 11 (25.00%) OO
4 11 (25.00%) RUP
4 11 (25.00%) DSDM
4 11 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (25.00%) Scrum
4 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.73%) TDD
5 10 (22.73%) Pair Programming
6 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
6 9 (20.45%) SOA
6 9 (20.45%) ITIL
7 4 (9.09%) Web Development
7 4 (9.09%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) Java
2 9 (20.45%) Groovy
2 9 (20.45%) Scala
2 9 (20.45%) Clojure
3 7 (15.91%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) Perl
5 3 (6.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (9.09%) RHCE
4 4 (9.09%) IBM AIX Certification
5 2 (4.55%) CCNA
5 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.55%) VCP5
6 1 (2.27%) VCP4
6 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) ISEB
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) MCSA
6 1 (2.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.09%) PowerHA
4 1 (2.27%) XenApp
4 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.82%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.27%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.27%) OpenView
3 1 (2.27%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.27%) Netcool
3 1 (2.27%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (2.27%) OPNET
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (36.36%) VMware
3 10 (22.73%) Cisco
4 9 (20.45%) Adobe
4 9 (20.45%) Twitter
5 8 (18.18%) HP
6 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
7 6 (13.64%) Oracle
8 4 (9.09%) Veritas
9 3 (6.82%) Veeam
9 3 (6.82%) JBoss
10 2 (4.55%) Citrix
10 2 (4.55%) IPFX
11 1 (2.27%) F5
11 1 (2.27%) Juniper
11 1 (2.27%) Informatica
11 1 (2.27%) SAP
11 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
11 1 (2.27%) Teradata
11 1 (2.27%) Compuware
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