The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 57 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.50% 2.99% 1.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.23% 6.03% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 6
Median salary £47,500 £46,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.60% +37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £47,304 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -
IBM
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
163 232 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 40.95% 49.47% 41.44%
Number of salaries quoted 136 197 149
Median salary £32,500 £35,250 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.80% +11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.29% +5.93%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

IBM
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

IBM Salary Trend in Lancashire

IBM
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 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
Chorley -12 1 - -
Skelmersdale - 1 £47,500 -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 14 (60.87%) COBOL
2 12 (52.17%) Mainframe
2 12 (52.17%) CICS
2 12 (52.17%) JCL
3 11 (47.83%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) Finance
4 10 (43.48%) QA
4 10 (43.48%) C++
5 9 (39.13%) WebSphere
5 9 (39.13%) Banking
5 9 (39.13%) VSAM
5 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
6 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (34.78%) MuleSoft
6 8 (34.78%) Relational Database
6 8 (34.78%) Degree
6 8 (34.78%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 8 (34.78%) IBM Integration Bus
6 8 (34.78%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (34.78%) Middleware
6 8 (34.78%) webMethods
6 8 (34.78%) Software AG
7 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (13.04%) DB2
9 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.70%) C#
9 2 (8.70%) HTML
9 2 (8.70%) JavaScript

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 12 (52.17%) CICS
2 9 (39.13%) WebSphere
3 8 (34.78%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Relational Database
2 3 (13.04%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Senior Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Mainframe Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Senior Mainframe Developer
4 8 (34.78%) Applications Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Integration Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (13.04%) COBOL Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) IBM Integration Bus
1 8 (34.78%) Middleware
1 8 (34.78%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) ISPF
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) XML Schema
3 1 (4.35%) XSD
3 1 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Mainframe
2 9 (39.13%) VSAM
3 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) AS400
4 2 (8.70%) FMCG
5 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Mentoring
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
3 1 (4.35%) Change Management
3 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
3 1 (4.35%) EAI
3 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) COBOL
2 12 (52.17%) JCL
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 10 (43.48%) C++
5 2 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) MuleSoft
1 8 (34.78%) Software AG
1 8 (34.78%) webMethods
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
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