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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank - 36 28
Permanent jobs citing IBM 0 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 3.11% 7.45%
As % of the Vendors category - 7.92% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 23
Average salary - £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
76 101 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 42.94% 39.30% 40.97%
Number of salaries quoted 53 81 86
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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