The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Chester 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 24 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing IBM 17 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.61% 2.68% 9.90%
As % of the Vendors category 16.35% 6.19% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 19
Average salary £33,500 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
104 113 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 40.47% 43.30% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 75 69 84
Average salary £33,852 £36,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.88% +13.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,191 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
Cheshire

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 24 July 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Chester

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 15 (68.18%) WebSphere
2 13 (59.09%) Java
3 12 (54.55%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) Spring
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) JIRA
4 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (50.00%) HTML
4 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 10 (45.45%) Finance
6 9 (40.91%) Oracle
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
8 6 (27.27%) Spring MVC
8 6 (27.27%) Atlassian
8 6 (27.27%) Drupal
8 6 (27.27%) jQuery
8 6 (27.27%) Kanban
8 6 (27.27%) WordPress
8 6 (27.27%) FMCG
8 6 (27.27%) Android
8 6 (27.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (27.27%) Sitecore
8 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (27.27%) Confluence
8 6 (27.27%) HTML5
8 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
8 6 (27.27%) Backbone.js
8 6 (27.27%) concrete5
8 6 (27.27%) CSS3

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 15 (68.18%) WebSphere
2 6 (27.27%) Drupal
2 6 (27.27%) WordPress
2 6 (27.27%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (27.27%) Confluence
2 6 (27.27%) concrete5
2 6 (27.27%) Commerce Server
2 6 (27.27%) CMS
3 4 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (9.09%) Mule
5 1 (4.55%) Lync
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.55%) Apache
5 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Internet
2 4 (18.18%) HTTP
3 3 (13.64%) SAN
4 2 (9.09%) LAN
4 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.55%) DNS
5 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
2 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
3 4 (18.18%) Informix
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) JIRA
2 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 4 (18.18%) Introscope
3 4 (18.18%) JUnit
3 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 4 (18.18%) Mockito
3 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 4 (18.18%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) UI Developer
2 6 (27.27%) UI Programmer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Graduate Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Operations Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Server Operations Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Server Support
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) CSS
1 12 (54.55%) Spring
2 11 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) Spring MVC
3 6 (27.27%) jQuery
3 6 (27.27%) HTML5
3 6 (27.27%) Backbone.js
3 6 (27.27%) CSS3
3 6 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 6 (27.27%) J2EE
3 6 (27.27%) SOAP
3 6 (27.27%) Web Services
3 6 (27.27%) XML
3 6 (27.27%) WSDL
3 6 (27.27%) JAX-RPC
4 4 (18.18%) XSL
4 4 (18.18%) JDBC
4 4 (18.18%) Servlets
4 4 (18.18%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) FMCG
1 6 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 4 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 4 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) iSeries
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) Physics
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Economics
4 1 (4.55%) EPoS
4 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Android
1 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (27.27%) Kanban
3 6 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (27.27%) Android Development
3 6 (27.27%) iOS Development
3 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) MVC
3 6 (27.27%) Web Development
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) XPath
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
5 1 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (4.55%) RHEV
2 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.55%) Xen
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) Legato
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Atlassian
2 6 (27.27%) Sitecore
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) HP
2 6 (27.27%) ATG
2 6 (27.27%) Perforce
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) Compuware
5 3 (13.64%) EMC
5 3 (13.64%) Citrix
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) Symantec
7 1 (4.55%) Sybase
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco
7 1 (4.55%) NetApp
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