The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 34 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing IBM 3 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 1.69% 8.02% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.70% 15.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 0
Average salary £40,438 £41,200 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
111 96 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 62.36% 51.34% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 99 70 58
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,262 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

IBM
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

IBM Salary Trend in Halifax

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 9 (81.82%) Mainframe
2 7 (63.64%) Assembly Language
3 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 6 (54.55%) Retail
4 5 (45.45%) Migration
4 5 (45.45%) Online Banking
4 5 (45.45%) Middleware
4 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
4 5 (45.45%) Internet
4 5 (45.45%) CICS
4 5 (45.45%) MQSeries
4 5 (45.45%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) COBOL
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) Tandem
6 3 (27.27%) J2EE
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) DB2
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) UML
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) C++

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 5 (45.45%) CICS
1 5 (45.45%) MQSeries
2 2 (18.18%) SAS
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) ATM
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) DB2
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Programmer
1 5 (45.45%) CICS Programmer
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Software Asset Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Web Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
2 3 (27.27%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Mainframe
2 5 (45.45%) Online Banking
2 5 (45.45%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Tandem
4 2 (18.18%) EMV
4 2 (18.18%) Cryptography
4 2 (18.18%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 2 (18.18%) zOS
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
1 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Assembly Language
2 4 (36.36%) COBOL
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) REXX
3 2 (18.18%) PL/1
3 2 (18.18%) JCL
3 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 8583
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) RACF
1 2 (18.18%) ACF2
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
1 2 (18.18%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) NCR
2 2 (18.18%) VocaLink
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
Halifax, Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36491 - £45077 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 12 days ago