The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Cheshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 67 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +2
Permanent jobs citing IBM 56 85 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.10% 4.96% 5.59%
As % of the Vendors category 7.16% 10.76% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34 75 123
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £36,000 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £62,500 £57,150
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
782 790 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.35% 46.09% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 611 657 1031
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
North West

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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
Chester +10 18 £33,000 -40.00%
Knutsford -12 8 £43,250 -13.50%
Crewe - 5 £45,000 - 1
Ellesmere Port - 3 £20,000 -
Wilmslow -6 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Warrington -34 1 £31,000 -27.05% 1
Runcorn - 1 £32,500 -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 36 (49.32%) Java
2 34 (46.58%) WebSphere
3 24 (32.88%) Finance
3 24 (32.88%) Oracle
4 23 (31.51%) JavaScript
5 22 (30.14%) UNIX
6 20 (27.40%) SQL
7 19 (26.03%) CSS
8 18 (24.66%) HTML
9 17 (23.29%) XML
10 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (20.55%) Windows
11 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
11 15 (20.55%) Tivoli
12 14 (19.18%) HP
12 14 (19.18%) DB2
12 14 (19.18%) J2EE
12 14 (19.18%) Spring
12 14 (19.18%) JIRA
12 14 (19.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (17.81%) AIX
13 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
14 12 (16.44%) Web Services
14 12 (16.44%) Linux
14 12 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (16.44%) VMware
14 12 (16.44%) Relational Database
15 11 (15.07%) ITIL
15 11 (15.07%) RDBMS
16 10 (13.70%) SAN

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 34 (46.58%) WebSphere
2 9 (12.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (8.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (8.22%) Commerce Server
3 6 (8.22%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (8.22%) CMS
3 6 (8.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (8.22%) WordPress
3 6 (8.22%) Drupal
3 6 (8.22%) Confluence
3 6 (8.22%) concrete5
4 3 (4.11%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.74%) IIS
5 2 (2.74%) SAS
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.74%) Mule
6 1 (1.37%) Lync
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) SPSS
3 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP MDM
1 2 (2.74%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.37%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.37%) Exchequer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) SAN
2 9 (12.33%) HTTP
3 7 (9.59%) Internet
4 4 (5.48%) FTP
5 3 (4.11%) LDAP
5 3 (4.11%) LAN
5 3 (4.11%) SSL
5 3 (4.11%) DNS
6 2 (2.74%) WAN
6 2 (2.74%) Firewall
7 1 (1.37%) SSH
7 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.37%) VPN
7 1 (1.37%) SDH
7 1 (1.37%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) DB2
2 12 (16.44%) Relational Database
3 11 (15.07%) RDBMS
4 7 (9.59%) MySQL
5 6 (8.22%) Informix
6 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.74%) PowerCenter
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.74%) Spotfire
7 2 (2.74%) Big Data
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (2.74%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) JIRA
2 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.22%) JUnit
2 6 (8.22%) Introscope
2 6 (8.22%) Selenium
2 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.22%) Mockito
2 6 (8.22%) Cucumber
2 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.37%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.37%) Sublime Text
4 1 (1.37%) WebLogic Workshop
4 1 (1.37%) Dreamweaver
General
1 24 (32.88%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
4 2 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (39.73%) Developer
2 9 (12.33%) Analyst
3 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.22%) Architect
4 6 (8.22%) Applications Developer
4 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.22%) UI Developer
4 6 (8.22%) UI Programmer
5 5 (6.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (6.85%) WebSphere Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Graduate
6 4 (5.48%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.48%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Graduate Web Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Tivoli Specialist
7 3 (4.11%) Designer
7 3 (4.11%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.03%) CSS
2 18 (24.66%) HTML
3 17 (23.29%) XML
4 14 (19.18%) J2EE
4 14 (19.18%) Spring
5 12 (16.44%) Web Services
6 9 (12.33%) SOAP
7 8 (10.96%) WSDL
7 8 (10.96%) JAX-RPC
7 8 (10.96%) XSLT
7 8 (10.96%) HTML5
8 7 (9.59%) CSS3
8 7 (9.59%) RESTful
8 7 (9.59%) jQuery
8 7 (9.59%) JSON
8 7 (9.59%) .NET
8 7 (9.59%) XSD
9 6 (8.22%) Middleware
9 6 (8.22%) XSL
9 6 (8.22%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Mainframe
1 10 (13.70%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (8.22%) N-Tier
2 6 (8.22%) FMCG
2 6 (8.22%) Open Source
2 6 (8.22%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.48%) PMI
4 4 (5.48%) Economics
4 4 (5.48%) PKI
4 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
4 4 (5.48%) Physics
5 3 (4.11%) Cryptography
5 3 (4.11%) Tandem
6 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.74%) Informatics
6 2 (2.74%) Life Science
6 2 (2.74%) Taxonomies
6 2 (2.74%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.74%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.14%) UNIX
2 15 (20.55%) Windows
3 13 (17.81%) AIX
4 12 (16.44%) Linux
5 6 (8.22%) Android
5 6 (8.22%) Apple iOS
6 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.11%) Solaris
9 2 (2.74%) zOS
9 2 (2.74%) OS/400
9 2 (2.74%) Windows NT
9 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.74%) HPUX
9 2 (2.74%) SUSE
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (19.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (17.81%) E-Commerce
4 12 (16.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (15.07%) ITIL
6 10 (13.70%) Quality Management
7 7 (9.59%) Scrum
8 6 (8.22%) MVC
8 6 (8.22%) TDD
8 6 (8.22%) Web Development
8 6 (8.22%) Kanban
8 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.22%) Test Strategy
8 6 (8.22%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (8.22%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (8.22%) Android Development
8 6 (8.22%) iOS Development
9 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.85%) Migration
10 4 (5.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (49.32%) Java
2 23 (31.51%) JavaScript
3 20 (27.40%) SQL
4 10 (13.70%) Shell Script
4 10 (13.70%) C#
4 10 (13.70%) Korn
5 6 (8.22%) Perl
6 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.11%) Python
8 2 (2.74%) C
8 2 (2.74%) AWK
8 2 (2.74%) XPath
8 2 (2.74%) sed
9 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.37%) COBOL
9 1 (1.37%) RPG
9 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.37%) VBScript
9 1 (1.37%) VB
9 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.48%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.48%) MBA
3 4 (5.48%) CSQA
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.74%) MCSE
4 2 (2.74%) MCITP
4 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) QA
2 5 (6.85%) SLA
3 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.48%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.11%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.74%) MetaFrame
4 2 (2.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (2.74%) KVM
5 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.37%) RHEV
5 1 (1.37%) GPFS
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.37%) Xen
5 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 15 (20.55%) Tivoli
2 10 (13.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (4.11%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (4.11%) Legato
4 2 (2.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.74%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 24 (32.88%) Oracle
2 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
3 14 (19.18%) HP
4 12 (16.44%) VMware
5 9 (12.33%) EMC
6 8 (10.96%) Cisco
6 8 (10.96%) Perforce
7 7 (9.59%) Citrix
8 6 (8.22%) Compuware
8 6 (8.22%) Symantec
8 6 (8.22%) ATG
8 6 (8.22%) Brocade
8 6 (8.22%) Sitecore
8 6 (8.22%) Atlassian
9 5 (6.85%) SAP
9 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
9 5 (6.85%) NetApp
10 4 (5.48%) CA
10 4 (5.48%) Dell
11 2 (2.74%) Juniper
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