The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 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 Cardiff 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 41 53 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs citing IBM 26 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.89% 1.30% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 7.30% 2.64% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 10
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £38,250 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
356 265 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 53.21% 49.07% 51.97%
Number of salaries quoted 321 211 171
Average salary £35,000 £39,523 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.44% +16.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,125 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
South Wales

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Cardiff

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 29 (65.91%) Java
2 28 (63.64%) Spring
2 28 (63.64%) Unit Testing
3 27 (61.36%) Hibernate
3 27 (61.36%) J2EE
4 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
5 17 (38.64%) HTML
5 17 (38.64%) Tomcat
5 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
5 17 (38.64%) WebSphere
5 17 (38.64%) Degree
6 16 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 16 (36.36%) Banking
6 16 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 16 (36.36%) CSS
6 16 (36.36%) Web Services
6 16 (36.36%) XML
6 16 (36.36%) Eclipse
7 15 (34.09%) JSF
8 13 (29.55%) Scrum
8 13 (29.55%) SQL
8 13 (29.55%) RUP
8 13 (29.55%) DSDM
8 13 (29.55%) OOA/OOD
8 13 (29.55%) OO
8 13 (29.55%) Open Source
8 13 (29.55%) DevOps
9 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
9 12 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (27.27%) Rational Application Developer

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 17 (38.64%) Tomcat
1 17 (38.64%) WebSphere
2 16 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (25.00%) FileNet
3 11 (25.00%) LiveCycle
3 11 (25.00%) Confluence
4 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
5 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.82%) Apache
7 1 (2.27%) IIS
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 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 8 (18.18%) SAN
2 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
2 3 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) SNMP
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 12 (27.27%) RDBMS
1 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
1 12 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 11 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 11 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.27%) OLAP
3 1 (2.27%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Eclipse
2 12 (27.27%) Rational Application Developer
3 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (25.00%) Hudson
3 11 (25.00%) Subversion
3 11 (25.00%) Maven
3 11 (25.00%) JIRA
4 4 (9.09%) JMeter
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 16 (36.36%) Telecoms
1 16 (36.36%) Banking
2 7 (15.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Analyst
2 17 (38.64%) Programmer
3 12 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 11 (25.00%) Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Consultant
6 9 (20.45%) Java Consultant
6 9 (20.45%) Java Programmer
6 9 (20.45%) Developer Analyst
7 8 (18.18%) Senior Programmer
7 8 (18.18%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 8 (18.18%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (11.36%) Support Technician
8 5 (11.36%) Server Support
8 5 (11.36%) Server Technician
8 5 (11.36%) Server Support Technician
9 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
9 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
9 4 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (63.64%) Spring
2 27 (61.36%) J2EE
2 27 (61.36%) Hibernate
3 17 (38.64%) HTML
4 16 (36.36%) Web Services
4 16 (36.36%) XML
4 16 (36.36%) CSS
5 15 (34.09%) JSF
6 12 (27.27%) JSP
6 12 (27.27%) XSLT
7 11 (25.00%) SOAP
7 11 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (9.09%) Ajax
8 4 (9.09%) Java EE
8 4 (9.09%) Spring Web Flow
8 4 (9.09%) JPA
9 1 (2.27%) REST
9 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
9 1 (2.27%) JSON
9 1 (2.27%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Open Source
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) iSeries
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.09%) UNIX
5 3 (6.82%) AIX
5 3 (6.82%) Linux
5 3 (6.82%) CentOS
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Unit Testing
2 13 (29.55%) DevOps
2 13 (29.55%) OOA/OOD
2 13 (29.55%) OO
2 13 (29.55%) RUP
2 13 (29.55%) DSDM
2 13 (29.55%) Scrum
3 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) TDD
3 12 (27.27%) Pair Programming
3 12 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 12 (27.27%) RAD
3 12 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (27.27%) Release Management
4 11 (25.00%) SOA
4 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.09%) Web Development
5 4 (9.09%) Load Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) Java
2 13 (29.55%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) Groovy
3 11 (25.00%) Scala
3 11 (25.00%) Clojure
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.82%) Perl
5 3 (6.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.27%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) OpenView
1 1 (2.27%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.27%) Netcool
1 1 (2.27%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (2.27%) OPNET
1 1 (2.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Adobe
2 11 (25.00%) VMware
2 11 (25.00%) Twitter
3 7 (15.91%) HP
4 5 (11.36%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) JBoss
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) Juniper
7 1 (2.27%) Compuware
7 1 (2.27%) SAP
7 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.27%) F5
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