The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 77 76 61
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing IBM 76 84 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.14% 3.19% 3.66%
As % of the Vendors category 5.96% 6.22% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34 32 22
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £34,000 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £57,500 £104,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1276 1351 1167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 52.68% 51.27% 50.81%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1108 874
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IBM
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IBM Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

IBM
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

IBM
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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
Watford +1 61 £65,000 +33.33% 4
Letchworth - 4 £40,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £48,750 -
Rickmansworth -11 2 £57,000 +26.66%
Royston - 1 £42,500 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 101 (68.71%) Java
2 97 (65.99%) WebSphere
3 77 (52.38%) Oracle
4 74 (50.34%) SQL
5 67 (45.58%) J2EE
6 64 (43.54%) Windows
7 59 (40.14%) DB2
7 59 (40.14%) Microsoft
8 52 (35.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 52 (35.37%) Linux
9 50 (34.01%) UNIX
10 46 (31.29%) E-Commerce
11 44 (29.93%) Tomcat
11 44 (29.93%) HTML
12 42 (28.57%) JavaScript
12 42 (28.57%) Retail
13 41 (27.89%) Finance
14 37 (25.17%) Apache
15 36 (24.49%) XML
16 34 (23.13%) AIX
17 30 (20.41%) HTTP
17 30 (20.41%) CSS
17 30 (20.41%) Spring
18 29 (19.73%) MVC
18 29 (19.73%) Perl
18 29 (19.73%) HP
19 28 (19.05%) MQSeries
20 27 (18.37%) ITIL
20 27 (18.37%) Solaris
21 26 (17.69%) SQL Server

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 97 (65.99%) WebSphere
2 52 (35.37%) WebSphere Application Server
3 44 (29.93%) Tomcat
4 37 (25.17%) Apache
5 28 (19.05%) MQSeries
6 20 (13.61%) IIS
7 19 (12.93%) Apache ServiceMix
8 13 (8.84%) JBoss
8 13 (8.84%) WebLogic
8 13 (8.84%) IBM HTTP Server
9 9 (6.12%) Drupal
10 7 (4.76%) OpenStack
11 5 (3.40%) SugarCRM
12 3 (2.04%) Apache Solr
12 3 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (1.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.68%) Oracle Application Server
14 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 14 (9.52%) MS Office
1 14 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (6.12%) Maximo
1 9 (6.12%) Magento
2 8 (5.44%) Fredhopper
3 6 (4.08%) CA PPM
4 5 (3.40%) Unica
5 4 (2.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.68%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.08%) IaaS
3 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.41%) HTTP
2 22 (14.97%) Internet
3 12 (8.16%) FTP
4 11 (7.48%) SAN
5 10 (6.80%) NAS
5 10 (6.80%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (4.76%) HTTPS
6 7 (4.76%) SSL
7 6 (4.08%) iSCSI
8 5 (3.40%) VLAN
9 3 (2.04%) DHCP
9 3 (2.04%) DNS
10 2 (1.36%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (40.14%) DB2
2 26 (17.69%) SQL Server
3 24 (16.33%) MySQL
4 20 (13.61%) Oracle Database
5 14 (9.52%) DbVisualizer
6 11 (7.48%) Relational Database
7 8 (5.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (5.44%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.72%) Big Data
10 4 (2.72%) ActiveReports
10 4 (2.72%) Cognos Query Studio
10 4 (2.72%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 4 (2.72%) Cognos Report Studio
10 4 (2.72%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 21 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 21 (14.29%) LoadRunner
2 15 (10.20%) HP UFT
2 15 (10.20%) Ant
2 15 (10.20%) JUnit
3 14 (9.52%) Subversion
4 13 (8.84%) Maven
5 10 (6.80%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 10 (6.80%) Rational Application Developer
6 7 (4.76%) JMeter
7 2 (1.36%) Log4j
7 2 (1.36%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.36%) Firebug
8 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 42 (28.57%) Retail
2 41 (27.89%) Finance
3 9 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.40%) Marketing
5 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.72%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (28.57%) Developer
2 32 (21.77%) Analyst
3 26 (17.69%) Java Developer
4 22 (14.97%) Support Analyst
4 22 (14.97%) Architect
5 20 (13.61%) Consultant
6 16 (10.88%) Tester
7 12 (8.16%) Operations Analyst
7 12 (8.16%) Operations Support Analyst
8 10 (6.80%) Java Consultant
8 10 (6.80%) Support Consultant
9 8 (5.44%) WebSphere Consultant
9 8 (5.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 8 (5.44%) Software Developer
9 8 (5.44%) Lead Developer
10 7 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
11 6 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.40%) Applications Support
12 5 (3.40%) Senior Analyst
13 4 (2.72%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (45.58%) J2EE
2 44 (29.93%) HTML
3 36 (24.49%) XML
4 30 (20.41%) CSS
4 30 (20.41%) Spring
5 23 (15.65%) Web Services
6 22 (14.97%) JDBC
7 20 (13.61%) Struts
8 19 (12.93%) JMS
8 19 (12.93%) .NET
9 18 (12.24%) JSP
9 18 (12.24%) XHTML
9 18 (12.24%) Spring MVC
10 14 (9.52%) Flash
11 12 (8.16%) REST
12 11 (7.48%) Servlets
13 10 (6.80%) JSTL
13 10 (6.80%) jQuery
13 10 (6.80%) RESTful
13 10 (6.80%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (8.84%) Replication
3 11 (7.48%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.48%) iSeries
4 10 (6.80%) PKI
5 6 (4.08%) Clustering
5 6 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (4.08%) SWIFT
6 5 (3.40%) EMC VNX
6 5 (3.40%) EMC VMAX
6 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.40%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.04%) PMI
9 2 (1.36%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.36%) AS400
9 2 (1.36%) Web 2.0
9 2 (1.36%) LPAR
9 2 (1.36%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 64 (43.54%) Windows
2 52 (35.37%) Linux
3 50 (34.01%) UNIX
4 34 (23.13%) AIX
5 27 (18.37%) Solaris
6 10 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 7 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.40%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (1.36%) VMS
9 2 (1.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (31.29%) E-Commerce
2 29 (19.73%) MVC
3 27 (18.37%) ITIL
4 26 (17.69%) Problem Management
5 22 (14.97%) Automated Testing
6 18 (12.24%) Web Development
7 15 (10.20%) System Testing
7 15 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (10.20%) Regression Testing
8 13 (8.84%) Asset Management
8 13 (8.84%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (8.84%) Capacity Management
8 13 (8.84%) SDLC
9 12 (8.16%) Performance Testing
9 12 (8.16%) Data Protection
9 12 (8.16%) Migration
9 12 (8.16%) Content Management
9 12 (8.16%) OO
10 11 (7.48%) Risk Management
11 10 (6.80%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 101 (68.71%) Java
2 74 (50.34%) SQL
3 42 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 29 (19.73%) Perl
5 22 (14.97%) Bash Shell
6 14 (9.52%) C++
6 14 (9.52%) PHP
7 9 (6.12%) PL/SQL
8 7 (4.76%) AWK
9 6 (4.08%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.40%) Python
11 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 2 (1.36%) XPath
12 2 (1.36%) Jython
12 2 (1.36%) VBScript
12 2 (1.36%) VB
12 2 (1.36%) VBA
13 1 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (12.93%) Degree
2 12 (8.16%) Sun Certification
3 6 (4.08%) ISEB
3 6 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.40%) IBM Certification
5 3 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.68%) MCSE
6 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) SLA
1 6 (4.08%) ISO 8583
2 3 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 13 (8.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.80%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.12%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.08%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.40%) SRDF
5 5 (3.40%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (2.72%) vCloud
6 4 (2.72%) NFS
7 3 (2.04%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (1.36%) Firmware
8 2 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (4.08%) BMC PATROL
1 6 (4.08%) vMotion
2 5 (3.40%) EMC VPLEX
2 5 (3.40%) SnapMirror
2 5 (3.40%) SnapVault
3 4 (2.72%) SCCM
4 3 (2.04%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.36%) WSUS
5 2 (1.36%) Data Guard
5 2 (1.36%) Puppet
5 2 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.36%) Ansible
6 1 (0.68%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.68%) Control-M
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 77 (52.38%) Oracle
2 59 (40.14%) Microsoft
3 29 (19.73%) HP
4 25 (17.01%) Sun
5 21 (14.29%) VMware
6 10 (6.80%) hybris
7 8 (5.44%) Demandware
7 8 (5.44%) OpenLink
7 8 (5.44%) Intershop
7 8 (5.44%) Endeca
7 8 (5.44%) Adobe
7 8 (5.44%) ATG
8 7 (4.76%) Cognos
8 7 (4.76%) Cisco
8 7 (4.76%) BMC
8 7 (4.76%) TIBCO
9 5 (3.40%) Hitachi
9 5 (3.40%) Brocade
9 5 (3.40%) Fujitsu
9 5 (3.40%) EMC
Watford, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £75000 per annum + full package
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 days ago
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + WFH
Posted: 11 days ago
Harpenden
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago