The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 81 82 71
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 19 20 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.73% 1.92% 3.48%
As % of the Vendors category 3.74% 3.92% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 30
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
IBM
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
508 510 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.35% 49.04% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 431 457 406
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IBM
Salary Trend in Kent

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

IBM Salary Trend in Kent

IBM
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Kent

IBM
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 17 £52,500 -
Maidstone +3 2 £42,500 +13.33% 2
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 26 (46.43%) Unix
2 24 (42.86%) SQL
3 23 (41.07%) XML
3 23 (41.07%) Linux
4 22 (39.29%) UML
4 22 (39.29%) AIX
4 22 (39.29%) RUP
5 21 (37.50%) Java
5 21 (37.50%) J2EE
6 20 (35.71%) Scrum
6 20 (35.71%) Subversion
6 20 (35.71%) Spring
6 20 (35.71%) Maven
6 20 (35.71%) AspectJ
6 20 (35.71%) AOP
6 20 (35.71%) JSON
6 20 (35.71%) JIRA
6 20 (35.71%) Git (software)
6 20 (35.71%) MySQL
6 20 (35.71%) Ant
6 20 (35.71%) JDBC
6 20 (35.71%) JSP
6 20 (35.71%) Servlets
6 20 (35.71%) Tomcat
6 20 (35.71%) OOP
6 20 (35.71%) OOD
6 20 (35.71%) Eclipse
6 20 (35.71%) Cloud Foundry
6 20 (35.71%) Bluemix
7 14 (25.00%) Finance

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 20 (35.71%) Cloud Foundry
1 20 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.71%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.36%) Pentaho
2 3 (5.36%) QualityStage
2 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.36%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (35.71%) Ant
1 20 (35.71%) Eclipse
1 20 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 20 (35.71%) JIRA
1 20 (35.71%) Maven
1 20 (35.71%) Subversion
2 2 (3.57%) ERwin
2 2 (3.57%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (3.57%) Rational Rose
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Games
3 2 (3.57%) Automotive
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Local Government
3 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Developer
2 21 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 16 (28.57%) Unix Engineer
4 15 (26.79%) Senior Developer
4 15 (26.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 14 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
5 14 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 14 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
5 14 (25.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
6 13 (23.21%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 13 (23.21%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Administrator
8 7 (12.50%) AIX Administrator
8 7 (12.50%) AIX Systems Administrator
8 7 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
8 7 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 5 (8.93%) Junior
9 5 (8.93%) Junior Developer
9 5 (8.93%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) XML
2 21 (37.50%) J2EE
3 20 (35.71%) JDBC
3 20 (35.71%) JSON
3 20 (35.71%) JSP
3 20 (35.71%) Servlets
3 20 (35.71%) Spring
4 5 (8.93%) .NET
4 5 (8.93%) CSS
4 5 (8.93%) HTML
5 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.57%) CSS3
5 2 (3.57%) HTML5
6 1 (1.79%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 26 (46.43%) Unix
2 23 (41.07%) Linux
3 22 (39.29%) AIX
4 4 (7.14%) Windows
5 1 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) RUP
1 22 (39.29%) UML
2 20 (35.71%) AOP
2 20 (35.71%) OOD
2 20 (35.71%) OOP
2 20 (35.71%) Scrum
3 10 (17.86%) Asset Management
3 10 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
3 10 (17.86%) Patch Management
3 10 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
5 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.36%) Change Management
6 3 (5.36%) Data Management
6 3 (5.36%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.36%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.36%) Security Management
6 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.36%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) SQL
2 21 (37.50%) Java
3 20 (35.71%) AspectJ
4 5 (8.93%) C#
4 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.14%) C
6 1 (1.79%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 4 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) EMC
4 3 (5.36%) Remedy
4 3 (5.36%) Trillium
5 2 (3.57%) Informatica
5 2 (3.57%) Sybase
6 1 (1.79%) ABBYY
6 1 (1.79%) Kofax
6 1 (1.79%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.79%) Symantec
6 1 (1.79%) VMware
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Maidstone
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
West Malling
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago