The table below looks at the statistics for Platform Symphony skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Platform Symphony over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Platform Symphony
Rank - 914 900
Permanent jobs citing Platform Symphony 0 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the System Software category - 0.072% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 6
Average salary - £72,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.37%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Platform Symphony
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11359 12432 10374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.15% 12.71% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9692 10605 8620
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

Platform Symphony
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Platform Symphony across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Platform Symphony Jobs Demand Trend in England

Platform Symphony
Salary Trend in England

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

Platform Symphony Salary Trend in England

Platform Symphony
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Platform Symphony 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 Platform Symphony.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) DataSynapse
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Scala
3 5 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (62.50%) Infinispan
3 5 (62.50%) Akka
3 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Grid Computing
4 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (37.50%) C++
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) Unix
7 1 (12.50%) OOP
7 1 (12.50%) OO
7 1 (12.50%) Python
7 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (12.50%) Sun
7 1 (12.50%) Middleware
7 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
7 1 (12.50%) Perl
7 1 (12.50%) C
7 1 (12.50%) C#
7 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (12.50%) OpenShift

Platform Symphony
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Platform Symphony 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 Platform Symphony. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (62.50%) Infinispan
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Java Scala Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Scala Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Grid Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Akka
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Grid Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) Fixed Income
3 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Scala
3 3 (37.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (12.50%) Sun