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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 83 83 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing IBM 12 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.22% 1.48% 1.78%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 2.93% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 18
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £55,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+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
516 512 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.33% 50.64% 52.72%
Number of salaries quoted 453 478 515
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Kent

IBM
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 5 £45,000 -
Maidstone - 2 £52,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +11 1 £30,000 -45.45% 1
West Malling - 1 £27,500 -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for IBM.

1 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 17 (60.71%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) Java
3 15 (53.57%) Spring
4 14 (50.00%) Maven
4 14 (50.00%) AspectJ
4 14 (50.00%) AOP
4 14 (50.00%) JIRA
4 14 (50.00%) JSON
4 14 (50.00%) Subversion
4 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 14 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 14 (50.00%) Bluemix
4 14 (50.00%) OOD
4 14 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 14 (50.00%) UML
4 14 (50.00%) OOP
4 14 (50.00%) RUP
4 14 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 14 (50.00%) J2EE
4 14 (50.00%) MySQL
4 14 (50.00%) Ant
4 14 (50.00%) JDBC
4 14 (50.00%) JSP
4 14 (50.00%) Servlets
4 14 (50.00%) XML
4 14 (50.00%) Scrum
5 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
6 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
7 7 (25.00%) ETL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 14 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Bluemix
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) MySQL
2 7 (25.00%) Big Data
3 6 (21.43%) DB2
3 6 (21.43%) RDBMS
3 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Ant
1 14 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 14 (50.00%) JIRA
1 14 (50.00%) Maven
1 14 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (25.00%) Automotive
1 7 (25.00%) Banking
1 7 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Graduate
3 8 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Graduate Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Junior
3 8 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Junior Java Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Consultant
4 6 (21.43%) DBA
4 6 (21.43%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Backup Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) Spring
2 14 (50.00%) J2EE
2 14 (50.00%) JDBC
2 14 (50.00%) JSON
2 14 (50.00%) JSP
2 14 (50.00%) Servlets
2 14 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) AOP
1 14 (50.00%) OOD
1 14 (50.00%) OOP
1 14 (50.00%) RUP
1 14 (50.00%) Scrum
1 14 (50.00%) UML
2 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 7 (25.00%) ETL
3 7 (25.00%) Information Management
3 7 (25.00%) Presales
4 6 (21.43%) Change Control
4 6 (21.43%) High Availability
4 6 (21.43%) Release Management
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 4 (14.29%) Security Management
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (71.43%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) Java
3 14 (50.00%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) MCITP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 4 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) EMC
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Remedy
3 2 (7.14%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Forcepoint
4 1 (3.57%) Informatica
4 1 (3.57%) NetApp