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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 92 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 13 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.21% 1.77% 2.61%
As % of the Vendors category 2.58% 3.37% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 20
Average salary £30,000 £55,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.45% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -
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
504 504 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.84% 52.61% 51.14%
Number of salaries quoted 444 464 483
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +4 6 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Maidstone - 2 £43,750 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £45,000 - 2
West Malling - 1 £27,500 -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 25 (73.53%) SQL
2 23 (67.65%) XML
2 23 (67.65%) Linux
3 21 (61.76%) Java
3 21 (61.76%) Spring
4 20 (58.82%) Maven
4 20 (58.82%) Subversion
4 20 (58.82%) Scrum
4 20 (58.82%) AspectJ
4 20 (58.82%) AOP
4 20 (58.82%) JIRA
4 20 (58.82%) JSON
4 20 (58.82%) Git (software)
4 20 (58.82%) J2EE
4 20 (58.82%) MySQL
4 20 (58.82%) JDBC
4 20 (58.82%) JSP
4 20 (58.82%) Servlets
4 20 (58.82%) Ant
4 20 (58.82%) UML
4 20 (58.82%) OOP
4 20 (58.82%) RUP
4 20 (58.82%) Tomcat
4 20 (58.82%) OOD
4 20 (58.82%) Eclipse
4 20 (58.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 20 (58.82%) Bluemix
5 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle
6 6 (17.65%) Data Quality

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (58.82%) Cloud Foundry
1 20 (58.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (58.82%) Bluemix
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) DHCP
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) MySQL
2 5 (14.71%) RDBMS
2 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.82%) Big Data
3 3 (8.82%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (8.82%) Pentaho
3 3 (8.82%) QualityStage
3 3 (8.82%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.88%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (58.82%) Ant
1 20 (58.82%) Eclipse
1 20 (58.82%) Git (software)
1 20 (58.82%) JIRA
1 20 (58.82%) Maven
1 20 (58.82%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.82%) Automotive
1 3 (8.82%) Banking
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 21 (61.76%) Java Developer
3 11 (32.35%) Senior Developer
3 11 (32.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (29.41%) J2EE Developer
4 10 (29.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (26.47%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 9 (26.47%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (23.53%) Graduate
6 8 (23.53%) Graduate Developer
6 8 (23.53%) Graduate Java Developer
6 8 (23.53%) Junior
6 8 (23.53%) Junior Developer
6 8 (23.53%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (8.82%) SQL BI Developer
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) XML
2 21 (61.76%) Spring
3 20 (58.82%) J2EE
3 20 (58.82%) JDBC
3 20 (58.82%) JSON
3 20 (58.82%) JSP
3 20 (58.82%) Servlets
4 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 3 (8.82%) CSS
4 3 (8.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Unix
2 5 (14.71%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) AIX
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) AOP
1 20 (58.82%) OOD
1 20 (58.82%) OOP
1 20 (58.82%) RUP
1 20 (58.82%) Scrum
1 20 (58.82%) UML
2 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.76%) Change Management
2 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
2 4 (11.76%) Security Management
2 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
3 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.82%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (8.82%) Data Governance
3 3 (8.82%) ETL
3 3 (8.82%) Information Management
3 3 (8.82%) Presales
3 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
3 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.82%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) SQL
2 21 (61.76%) Java
3 20 (58.82%) AspectJ
4 3 (8.82%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) MCITP
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Tivoli
1 4 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) EMC
3 3 (8.82%) Remedy
3 3 (8.82%) Trillium
4 2 (5.88%) HP
4 2 (5.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.94%) Informatica
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