The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 71 90 57
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -33
Permanent jobs citing IBM 18 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.17% 1.02% 2.46%
As % of the Vendors category 4.15% 2.03% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 7
Average salary - £63,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
IBM
South West

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

Vendors Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
434 394 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 52.23% 50.45% 44.82%
Number of salaries quoted 293 365 203
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,450 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

IBM
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

IBM Salary Trend in Dorset

IBM
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Bournemouth +14 18 - - 1
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 25 (100.00%) Finance
2 22 (88.00%) Banking
2 22 (88.00%) Software Testing
2 22 (88.00%) XML
2 22 (88.00%) MQSeries
2 22 (88.00%) HP
2 22 (88.00%) ISEB
2 22 (88.00%) Middleware
2 22 (88.00%) QA
2 22 (88.00%) Test Management
2 22 (88.00%) Green Hat
2 22 (88.00%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (72.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 17 (68.00%) Temenos T24
4 17 (68.00%) System Testing
4 17 (68.00%) Relational Database
4 17 (68.00%) Functional Testing
4 17 (68.00%) webMethods
4 17 (68.00%) Configuration Management
4 17 (68.00%) Data Management
4 17 (68.00%) Regression Testing
5 15 (60.00%) Oracle
6 12 (48.00%) SOA
6 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (48.00%) Unix
6 12 (48.00%) Java
6 12 (48.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 12 (48.00%) Automation Testing
6 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
6 12 (48.00%) Integration Testing

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 22 (88.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Temenos T24
2 3 (12.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (32.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 25 (100.00%) Finance
2 22 (88.00%) Banking
3 9 (36.00%) Investment Banking
4 8 (32.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Test Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Test Leader
3 9 (36.00%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Defect Manager
4 5 (20.00%) Functional Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) QA Leader
5 3 (12.00%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) Middleware
1 22 (88.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (88.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Software Testing
1 22 (88.00%) Test Management
2 18 (72.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (68.00%) Configuration Management
3 17 (68.00%) Data Management
3 17 (68.00%) Functional Testing
3 17 (68.00%) Regression Testing
3 17 (68.00%) System Testing
4 12 (48.00%) Automation Testing
4 12 (48.00%) Integration Testing
4 12 (48.00%) SOA
4 12 (48.00%) Test Automation
4 12 (48.00%) Test Scripting
5 9 (36.00%) Asset Management
6 8 (32.00%) Cash Management
7 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
7 5 (20.00%) Decision Table
7 5 (20.00%) Defect Management
7 5 (20.00%) Validation
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) XPath
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (88.00%) ISEB
2 12 (48.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 10 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 5 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (88.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Green Hat
1 22 (88.00%) HP
2 17 (68.00%) webMethods
3 15 (60.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Cognos
Poole, Dorset
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
Radbroke, Poole, Glasgow, Northampton, London
Cognizant
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago