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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 50 68 83
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Permanent jobs citing IBM 32 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.81% 1.50% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 8.02% 3.49% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 8
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,350 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £43,150
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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
399 344 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.50% 43.00% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 312 306 434
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £55,000
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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Cheltenham - 7 £37,000 -
Cirencester +24 4 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Tewkesbury - 4 £37,500 -
Gloucester -6 2 £42,500 +49.12%
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (40.00%) Java
1 18 (40.00%) DB2
2 17 (37.78%) XML
3 16 (35.56%) UNIX
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
3 16 (35.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 15 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 14 (31.11%) AIX
5 14 (31.11%) Quality Management
6 12 (26.67%) Linux
7 11 (24.44%) J2EE
7 11 (24.44%) Oracle
7 11 (24.44%) Finance
7 11 (24.44%) Korn
8 10 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 10 (22.22%) MySQL
8 10 (22.22%) C#
8 10 (22.22%) XSD
8 10 (22.22%) XSLT
9 9 (20.00%) HP
10 8 (17.78%) Tivoli
10 8 (17.78%) VMware
11 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
11 7 (15.56%) Spring
11 7 (15.56%) Ajax
11 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
11 7 (15.56%) Microsoft

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 15 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (15.56%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.89%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) DB2
2 10 (22.22%) MySQL
3 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
4 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.22%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (2.22%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (2.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.67%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (2.22%) JMeter
General
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Applications Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Architect
4 6 (13.33%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.89%) AS400 Support
6 4 (8.89%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
8 1 (2.22%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.22%) SQL DBA
8 1 (2.22%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) XML
2 11 (24.44%) J2EE
3 10 (22.22%) XSD
3 10 (22.22%) XSLT
4 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
4 7 (15.56%) Spring
4 7 (15.56%) Ajax
4 7 (15.56%) CSS
4 7 (15.56%) HTML
5 5 (11.11%) Web Services
6 4 (8.89%) JSP
6 4 (8.89%) Struts
7 3 (6.67%) JDBC
7 3 (6.67%) Spring Web Flow
7 3 (6.67%) JPA
7 3 (6.67%) JSF
8 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.11%) AS400
2 5 (11.11%) iSeries
2 5 (11.11%) LPAR
3 2 (4.44%) CMDB
4 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) UNIX
2 14 (31.11%) AIX
3 12 (26.67%) Linux
4 6 (13.33%) zOS
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.33%) Windows
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 14 (31.11%) Quality Management
3 5 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.89%) Validation
5 3 (6.67%) Scrum
5 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.67%) Load Testing
5 3 (6.67%) Service Management
5 3 (6.67%) RAD
6 2 (4.44%) UML
6 2 (4.44%) IT Governance
6 2 (4.44%) Change Control
6 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.22%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (2.22%) Information Assurance
7 1 (2.22%) Information Management
7 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.22%) ETL
7 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) Java
2 16 (35.56%) SQL
3 15 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 11 (24.44%) Korn
5 10 (22.22%) C#
6 7 (15.56%) JavaScript
7 5 (11.11%) COBOL
8 3 (6.67%) AWK
8 3 (6.67%) sed
9 2 (4.44%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) MCP
1 6 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (13.33%) HP ASE
2 2 (4.44%) MCITP
2 2 (4.44%) MCSE
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) RHCE
3 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) RACF
3 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.44%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Oracle
2 9 (20.00%) HP
3 8 (17.78%) VMware
4 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.33%) Symantec
6 3 (6.67%) Cognos
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco
7 1 (2.22%) NetApp
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat