The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 72 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing IBM 29 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.43% 1.28% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 5.52% 2.92% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 8
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £57,550
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Gloucestershire region.

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
525 411 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 43.93% 43.82% 45.01%
Number of salaries quoted 455 340 331
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

IBM
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

IBM Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

IBM
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

IBM
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
Tewkesbury +5 8 £25,000 -39.02%
Cirencester +11 6 £37,500 -16.66%
Cheltenham -5 4 £61,250 +36.11%
Gloucester - 2 £52,000 - 1
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 32 (49.23%) SQL
2 28 (43.08%) Java
3 27 (41.54%) XML
4 24 (36.92%) AIX
4 24 (36.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 24 (36.92%) WebSphere
5 23 (35.38%) UNIX
5 23 (35.38%) Linux
6 22 (33.85%) DB2
6 22 (33.85%) Oracle
7 21 (32.31%) Quality Management
8 18 (27.69%) MySQL
8 18 (27.69%) Relational Database
9 17 (26.15%) HTML
9 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
9 17 (26.15%) CSS
9 17 (26.15%) Tomcat
9 17 (26.15%) Windows
9 17 (26.15%) Ajax
10 16 (24.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (23.08%) Finance
11 15 (23.08%) SLA
12 14 (21.54%) RDBMS
12 14 (21.54%) Shell Script
12 14 (21.54%) JDBC
12 14 (21.54%) JSP
12 14 (21.54%) Struts
13 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 10 (15.38%) Hibernate
14 10 (15.38%) Spring

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 24 (36.92%) WebSphere Application Server
1 24 (36.92%) WebSphere
2 17 (26.15%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.54%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) SAN
2 3 (4.62%) MPLS
2 3 (4.62%) Firewall
2 3 (4.62%) iSCSI
2 3 (4.62%) NAS
2 3 (4.62%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) DB2
2 18 (27.69%) MySQL
2 18 (27.69%) Relational Database
3 14 (21.54%) RDBMS
4 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Eclipse
2 6 (9.23%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.54%) JMeter
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (44.62%) Developer
2 17 (26.15%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Support Engineer
3 11 (16.92%) Applications Support
3 11 (16.92%) Architect
3 11 (16.92%) Applications Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Applications Support Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Technical Architect
5 6 (9.23%) Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) AS400 Support
8 3 (4.62%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Technical Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Sales Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (41.54%) XML
2 17 (26.15%) CSS
2 17 (26.15%) HTML
2 17 (26.15%) Ajax
3 14 (21.54%) JDBC
3 14 (21.54%) JSP
3 14 (21.54%) Struts
4 10 (15.38%) XSD
4 10 (15.38%) XSLT
4 10 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 10 (15.38%) Spring
4 10 (15.38%) J2EE
5 9 (13.85%) Web Services
6 3 (4.62%) JSF
6 3 (4.62%) Spring Web Flow
6 3 (4.62%) JPA
7 1 (1.54%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.69%) iSeries
2 5 (7.69%) LPAR
2 5 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.69%) AS400
3 4 (6.15%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.62%) CMDB
5 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) AIX
2 23 (35.38%) UNIX
2 23 (35.38%) Linux
3 17 (26.15%) Windows
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.15%) zOS
7 3 (4.62%) Solaris
7 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) Quality Management
2 16 (24.62%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (12.31%) Time Management
4 6 (9.23%) UML
4 6 (9.23%) RAD
5 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.15%) ITIL
6 4 (6.15%) Service Management
6 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.62%) Scrum
7 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.62%) IT Governance
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (4.62%) Change Control
7 3 (4.62%) Load Testing
8 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.54%) Information Assurance
9 1 (1.54%) Risk Analysis
9 1 (1.54%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (49.23%) SQL
2 28 (43.08%) Java
3 17 (26.15%) JavaScript
4 14 (21.54%) Shell Script
5 10 (15.38%) C#
5 10 (15.38%) Korn
6 5 (7.69%) COBOL
7 3 (4.62%) AWK
7 3 (4.62%) sed
8 2 (3.08%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) MCSE
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (7.69%) MCITP
2 4 (6.15%) HP ASE
2 4 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.54%) LPIC
3 1 (1.54%) RHCE
3 1 (1.54%) MCP
3 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.08%) SLA
2 3 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.54%) RACF
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (10.77%) Tivoli
3 3 (4.62%) OMEGAMON
3 3 (4.62%) OpenView
3 3 (4.62%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Oracle
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.77%) HP
3 7 (10.77%) VMware
4 5 (7.69%) Symantec
5 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.62%) BMC
6 3 (4.62%) Cognos
7 1 (1.54%) Cisco