The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 23 43 30
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 8 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.11% 2.81% 4.67%
As % of the Vendors category 13.56% 6.61% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 9
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%
UK excluding London median salary £46,900 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% -
IBM
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
59 121 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 45.04% 42.46% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 44 95 78
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

IBM
Salary Trend in Chester

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

IBM Salary Trend in Chester

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Chester region with a requirement for IBM.

1 20 (100.00%) HTML
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
1 20 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 20 (100.00%) ATG
1 20 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 20 (100.00%) hybris
2 18 (90.00%) CMS
3 17 (85.00%) FTP
3 17 (85.00%) Adobe
3 17 (85.00%) XML
3 17 (85.00%) JSON
3 17 (85.00%) WCF
3 17 (85.00%) Magento
3 17 (85.00%) Adobe Analytics
3 17 (85.00%) Analytics
3 17 (85.00%) Google
3 17 (85.00%) Error Analysis
4 16 (80.00%) Front End Development
4 16 (80.00%) Retail
5 15 (75.00%) Data Management
6 13 (65.00%) Subversion
6 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (65.00%) ServiceCenter
6 13 (65.00%) JIRA
6 13 (65.00%) ITIL
6 13 (65.00%) PRINCE2
6 13 (65.00%) PL/SQL
6 13 (65.00%) SQL
6 13 (65.00%) T-SQL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 20 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (90.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 17 (85.00%) Magento
2 4 (20.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (85.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) FTP
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (65.00%) JIRA
1 13 (65.00%) Subversion
1 13 (65.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (80.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Analyst
2 13 (65.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 9 (45.00%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (35.00%) Developer
4 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce Developer
5 6 (30.00%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Web Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Web Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Senior E-Commerce Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) CSS
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (85.00%) JSON
2 17 (85.00%) WCF
2 17 (85.00%) XML
3 5 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 17 (85.00%) Analytics
2 17 (85.00%) Error Analysis
3 16 (80.00%) Front End Development
4 15 (75.00%) Data Management
5 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (65.00%) ITIL
5 13 (65.00%) PRINCE2
5 13 (65.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) PL/SQL
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) ATG
1 20 (100.00%) hybris
2 17 (85.00%) Adobe
2 17 (85.00%) Google
3 13 (65.00%) HP