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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 27 36 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing IBM 18 5 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.67% 1.99% 13.33%
As % of the Vendors category 18.18% 4.72% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 26
Average salary £41,250 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.81% +2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
99 106 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 36.67% 42.23% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 68 77 93
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £45,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Chester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Chester

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 16 (61.54%) WebSphere
2 14 (53.85%) Java
3 13 (50.00%) CSS
3 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) Spring
3 13 (50.00%) JIRA
4 12 (46.15%) Finance
4 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 12 (46.15%) HTML
4 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
4 12 (46.15%) HP
5 10 (38.46%) Oracle
5 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (30.77%) SQL
6 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
7 7 (26.92%) J2EE
7 7 (26.92%) SOAP
7 7 (26.92%) Web Services
7 7 (26.92%) XML
7 7 (26.92%) JAX-RPC
7 7 (26.92%) WSDL
7 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
7 7 (26.92%) Perforce
8 6 (23.08%) Retail
8 6 (23.08%) Scrum
8 6 (23.08%) Web Development
8 6 (23.08%) ATG
8 6 (23.08%) CMS
8 6 (23.08%) MVC
8 6 (23.08%) Commerce Server

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 16 (61.54%) WebSphere
2 6 (23.08%) Drupal
2 6 (23.08%) Commerce Server
2 6 (23.08%) CMS
2 6 (23.08%) WordPress
2 6 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (23.08%) Confluence
2 6 (23.08%) concrete5
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (19.23%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (7.69%) Mule
5 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
2 5 (19.23%) HTTP
3 4 (15.38%) SAN
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
3 5 (19.23%) Informix
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) JIRA
2 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (19.23%) Mockito
3 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
3 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
3 5 (19.23%) JUnit
3 5 (19.23%) Introscope
3 5 (19.23%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) UI Developer
3 6 (23.08%) UI Programmer
4 5 (19.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Wintel Support
6 1 (3.85%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Server Support
6 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) CSS
1 13 (50.00%) Spring
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
3 7 (26.92%) J2EE
3 7 (26.92%) SOAP
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
3 7 (26.92%) XML
3 7 (26.92%) WSDL
3 7 (26.92%) JAX-RPC
4 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
4 6 (23.08%) jQuery
4 6 (23.08%) CSS3
4 6 (23.08%) Backbone.js
4 6 (23.08%) HTML5
4 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
4 6 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (19.23%) PowerMock
5 5 (19.23%) JAX-RS
5 5 (19.23%) RESTful
5 5 (19.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) FMCG
1 6 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 5 (19.23%) Open Source
2 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) iSeries
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Economics
4 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.85%) Physics
4 1 (3.85%) EPoS
4 1 (3.85%) Firmware
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Android
1 6 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 3 (11.54%) Linux
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) AIX
5 2 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) E-Commerce
3 10 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) Web Development
4 6 (23.08%) Kanban
4 6 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (23.08%) Android Development
4 6 (23.08%) iOS Development
4 6 (23.08%) MVC
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Service Management
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) Perl
4 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.69%) XPath
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) VBScript
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Sendmail
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (3.85%) Veritas File System
2 1 (3.85%) RHEV
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (3.85%) Samba
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Legato
2 5 (19.23%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 2 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) HP
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle
3 7 (26.92%) Perforce
4 6 (23.08%) ATG
4 6 (23.08%) Atlassian
4 6 (23.08%) Sitecore
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco
5 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 5 (19.23%) Compuware
5 5 (19.23%) NetApp
6 4 (15.38%) EMC
6 4 (15.38%) Remedy
6 4 (15.38%) SAP
6 4 (15.38%) Brocade
7 3 (11.54%) VMware
7 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
8 2 (7.69%) Symantec
8 2 (7.69%) Dell
9 1 (3.85%) Citrix
9 1 (3.85%) Veritas
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 21 days ago