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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 72 84 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing IBM 30 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.34% 2.33% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 6.01% 5.23% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 25
Average salary £42,469 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,223 £41,000 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
IBM
North West

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
499 822 727
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.86% 44.60% 45.44%
Number of salaries quoted 418 684 557
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Cheshire

IBM
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +17 13 £42,469 +41.56%
Wilmslow +4 4 £37,750 -16.11% 5
Knutsford +2 3 £37,500 -42.30% 2
Crewe - 1 £48,500 -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 32 (45.07%) Java
2 30 (42.25%) Finance
3 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
4 19 (26.76%) Oracle
4 19 (26.76%) Data Management
4 19 (26.76%) Master Data Management
5 17 (23.94%) SOA
6 15 (21.13%) UML
6 15 (21.13%) HTML
6 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
6 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (19.72%) SQL
7 14 (19.72%) .NET
7 14 (19.72%) Unix
7 14 (19.72%) Linux
8 13 (18.31%) J2EE
9 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (15.49%) Management Information System
10 11 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (15.49%) Analytics
11 10 (14.08%) Degree
11 10 (14.08%) CSS
12 9 (12.68%) Windows
12 9 (12.68%) C
12 9 (12.68%) Cognos
12 9 (12.68%) ETL
12 9 (12.68%) Retail
13 8 (11.27%) Banking
13 8 (11.27%) TOGAF
13 8 (11.27%) jQuery

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (9.86%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.23%) Apache
3 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.82%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (2.82%) JBoss
4 2 (2.82%) nginx
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (2.82%) SAS
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) Cognos Controller
1 5 (7.04%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (4.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.82%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.04%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) Office 365
3 2 (2.82%) OpenShift
3 2 (2.82%) PaaS
4 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) DHCP
1 3 (4.23%) DNS
1 3 (4.23%) Firewall
1 3 (4.23%) LAN
1 3 (4.23%) MPLS
1 3 (4.23%) VPN
1 3 (4.23%) WAN
1 3 (4.23%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.82%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) LDAP
2 2 (2.82%) Network Security
2 2 (2.82%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) Big Data
3 5 (7.04%) DB2
3 5 (7.04%) OLAP
3 5 (7.04%) OLAP Cube
4 4 (5.63%) IBM BigInsights
5 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.82%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.82%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (2.82%) PowerCenter
6 2 (2.82%) SAP HANA
6 2 (2.82%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.41%) MySQL
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.41%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Cucumber
1 4 (5.63%) HP UFT
1 4 (5.63%) Selenium
1 4 (5.63%) SilkTest
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.41%) Ant
3 1 (1.41%) FishEye
3 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.41%) JIRA
3 1 (1.41%) Maven
3 1 (1.41%) Subversion
3 1 (1.41%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (42.25%) Finance
2 9 (12.68%) Retail
3 8 (11.27%) Banking
4 7 (9.86%) Manufacturing
5 5 (7.04%) Marketing
6 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (2.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (19.72%) Analyst
2 13 (18.31%) Designer
3 12 (16.90%) Solutions Designer
4 10 (14.08%) Consultant
4 10 (14.08%) Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Digital Marketing Consultant
5 5 (7.04%) Marketing Consultant
5 5 (7.04%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.04%) TM1 Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Functional Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.63%) Test Automation Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) Test Consultant
7 3 (4.23%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.13%) HTML
2 14 (19.72%) .NET
3 13 (18.31%) J2EE
4 10 (14.08%) CSS
5 8 (11.27%) jQuery
6 7 (9.86%) Web Services
7 5 (7.04%) EJB
7 5 (7.04%) J2SE
7 5 (7.04%) JSP
7 5 (7.04%) Middleware
7 5 (7.04%) REST
7 5 (7.04%) Servlets
7 5 (7.04%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (5.63%) Natural Language Processing
9 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.23%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.82%) HTML5
10 2 (2.82%) IBM Integration Bus
10 2 (2.82%) Java EE
10 2 (2.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.49%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.27%) AS400
4 5 (7.04%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.04%) Digital Media
4 5 (7.04%) iSeries
4 5 (7.04%) Social Media
4 5 (7.04%) User Experience
5 4 (5.63%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (5.63%) Ontologies
5 4 (5.63%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.23%) FMCG
6 3 (4.23%) SWIFT
7 2 (2.82%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Linux
1 14 (19.72%) Unix
2 9 (12.68%) Windows
3 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.41%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.76%) Data Management
1 19 (26.76%) Master Data Management
2 17 (23.94%) SOA
3 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.13%) UML
4 11 (15.49%) Analytics
4 11 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (12.68%) ETL
6 8 (11.27%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.27%) Line Management
6 8 (11.27%) TOGAF
6 8 (11.27%) Validation
7 7 (9.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (9.86%) Information Management
7 7 (9.86%) ITIL
7 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
7 7 (9.86%) Use Case
7 7 (9.86%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (8.45%) Coaching
9 5 (7.04%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.07%) Java
2 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.72%) SQL
4 9 (12.68%) C
5 8 (11.27%) C++
6 6 (8.45%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.45%) Perl
6 6 (8.45%) PHP
6 6 (8.45%) Python
7 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.63%) C#
8 4 (5.63%) Scala
8 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.23%) COBOL
10 2 (2.82%) Go
10 2 (2.82%) Ruby
11 1 (1.41%) JCL
11 1 (1.41%) REXX
11 1 (1.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) ISTQB
2 4 (5.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (5.63%) Postgraduate
2 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) CISM
3 2 (2.82%) CISSP
3 2 (2.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) GPFS
2 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.23%) Docker
2 3 (4.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Tivoli
1 4 (5.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.82%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (26.76%) Oracle
2 9 (12.68%) Cognos
3 8 (11.27%) SAP
4 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.04%) Google
5 5 (7.04%) HP
5 5 (7.04%) Informatica
5 5 (7.04%) Intel
6 4 (5.63%) Micro Focus
7 3 (4.23%) Citrix
7 3 (4.23%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (4.23%) Teradata
7 3 (4.23%) VMware
8 2 (2.82%) Cognizant
8 2 (2.82%) Embarcadero
8 2 (2.82%) Hyperion
8 2 (2.82%) Imperva
8 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.82%) Splunk
8 2 (2.82%) WSO2
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