The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
North West / Cheshire
Rank 71 80 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Permanent jobs citing IBM 18 24 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.80% 1.81% 2.67%
As % of the Vendors category 4.27% 4.81% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 42
Median salary £44,000 £42,469 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.60% -12.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,992 £35,872 £35,375
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £66,250 £79,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
422 499 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.20% 37.66% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 325 424 678
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IBM
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

IBM Salary Trend in Cheshire

IBM
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

IBM Salary Histogram in Cheshire

IBM
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +13 5 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Warrington +6 3 £55,000 +29.50%
Wilmslow -9 3 £26,845 +11.11%
Chester - 1 £34,000 -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 12 (31.58%) Finance
1 12 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) XML
3 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
5 8 (21.05%) Java
5 8 (21.05%) Oracle
5 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 8 (21.05%) ATG
5 8 (21.05%) hybris
6 7 (18.42%) IBM Mainframe
6 7 (18.42%) Banking
6 7 (18.42%) Google
6 7 (18.42%) CSS
6 7 (18.42%) HTML
6 7 (18.42%) Mainframe
7 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
7 6 (15.79%) Linux
7 6 (15.79%) IBM Sterling
7 6 (15.79%) Retail
7 6 (15.79%) VMware
7 6 (15.79%) JSON
7 6 (15.79%) WCF
7 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.79%) SDLC
7 6 (15.79%) Analytics
8 5 (13.16%) Time Sharing Option
8 5 (13.16%) Error Analysis

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 5 (13.16%) CMS
3 2 (5.26%) CICS
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Magento
2 2 (5.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (5.26%) Cognos Controller
2 2 (5.26%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (5.26%) GitHub
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) SAN
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) FTP
3 3 (7.89%) SSL
4 2 (5.26%) HTTP
4 2 (5.26%) VLAN
5 1 (2.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.26%) DB2
4 1 (2.63%) Easytrieve
4 1 (2.63%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 6 (15.79%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.26%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst Developer
4 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.26%) IT Support
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) XML
2 7 (18.42%) CSS
2 7 (18.42%) HTML
3 6 (15.79%) JSON
3 6 (15.79%) WCF
4 5 (13.16%) EDI
4 5 (13.16%) EDIFACT
4 5 (13.16%) jQuery
4 5 (13.16%) XSLT
5 4 (10.53%) ISPF
6 3 (7.89%) .NET
7 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
7 2 (5.26%) SOAP
7 2 (5.26%) Spring
7 2 (5.26%) WinForms
7 2 (5.26%) WPF
8 1 (2.63%) Java EE
8 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.42%) IBM Mainframe
2 7 (18.42%) Mainframe
3 4 (10.53%) EMC VNX
4 2 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (5.26%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Statistics
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.63%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 6 (15.79%) Analytics
3 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 6 (15.79%) SDLC
4 5 (13.16%) DevOps
4 5 (13.16%) Error Analysis
4 5 (13.16%) Process Improvement
4 5 (13.16%) Waterfall
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.53%) Defect Management
5 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
5 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
5 4 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (10.53%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Data Management
6 3 (7.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) Java
4 5 (13.16%) JCL
5 2 (5.26%) C#
5 2 (5.26%) COBOL
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) MCSA
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) NCDA
3 1 (2.63%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) Time Sharing Option
2 5 (13.16%) vSphere
3 4 (10.53%) RACF
3 4 (10.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.63%) Firmware
6 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Backup Exec
1 4 (10.53%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.63%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.63%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) ATG
1 8 (21.05%) hybris
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) Google
3 6 (15.79%) IBM Sterling
3 6 (15.79%) VMware
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco
4 5 (13.16%) HP
5 4 (10.53%) Adobe
5 4 (10.53%) EMC
5 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.53%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.26%) CA
6 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.26%) Cognos
6 2 (5.26%) Sun
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) Cognizant
7 1 (2.63%) Intel
7 1 (2.63%) NetApp
Northwich, Cheshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago