The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 41 44 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +12
Permanent jobs citing IBM 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.21% 1.29% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 3.09% 2.82% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,750 £42,750
% change year-on-year
-3.74% +9.35%
IBM
Suffolk

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

Vendors Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
97 142 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 39.27% 45.95% 48.01%
Number of salaries quoted 85 135 191
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

IBM
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

IBM Salary Trend in Ipswich

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Pig
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Hive
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) OSGi
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) DataPower
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Pig
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) OSGi
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Swing
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DataPower
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) HP