The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank 52 51 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.58% 0.34% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 0.56% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%

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

Vendors Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
188 180 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 54.49% 61.86% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 150 146 69
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,750 £56,600
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of job ads across the Farnborough region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

IBM
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

IBM Salary Trend in Farnborough

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Farnborough region with a requirement for IBM.

1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) RAD
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (37.50%) ISEB
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) IT Support
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Support
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Support
2 2 (25.00%) Unix Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) RAD
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 3 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Process Management
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Atlassian