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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 47 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs citing IBM 14 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.76% 0.99% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 6.06% 2.24% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 4
Average salary £41,500 £36,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.27% +46.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £36,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £42,100 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
231 223 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.56% 44.07% 41.11%
Number of salaries quoted 198 174 189
Average salary £30,459 £36,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.39% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Lancashire

IBM
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Chorley - 6 - - 3
Burnley - 3 £45,000 - 7
Blackburn - 2 £42,500 -
Accrington -3 1 £40,500 -2.40%
Preston - 1 £26,500 -
IBM
North West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 13 (68.42%) WebSphere
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) DB2
3 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 6 (31.58%) MuleSoft
5 6 (31.58%) Middleware
5 6 (31.58%) webMethods
5 6 (31.58%) Software AG
5 6 (31.58%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
6 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
7 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
7 4 (21.05%) Spring
7 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (21.05%) Oracle
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) C++
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) Web Services
8 3 (15.79%) Apache
8 3 (15.79%) COBOL
8 3 (15.79%) C
8 3 (15.79%) REXX
8 3 (15.79%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (15.79%) Java EE
9 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
9 2 (10.53%) Maven

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 13 (68.42%) WebSphere
2 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 3 (15.79%) Apache
4 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (5.26%) Documentum
5 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Cordys
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SMS
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) DB2
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) Ingres
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Junior
2 6 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.79%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior COBOL Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Applications Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (31.58%) Middleware
1 6 (31.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (21.05%) Spring
3 3 (15.79%) Java EE
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) Struts
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) J2EE
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) JDBC
5 1 (5.26%) JSP
5 1 (5.26%) Servlets
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
3 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.79%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.26%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) zOS
3 1 (5.26%) VMS
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) HPUX
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) OO
1 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
1 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
1 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
1 2 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Test Management
2 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
2 1 (5.26%) System Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.26%) EAI
2 1 (5.26%) OOD
2 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.26%) Service Management
2 1 (5.26%) Data Management
2 1 (5.26%) Information Management
2 1 (5.26%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) C++
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) REXX
3 3 (15.79%) COBOL
3 3 (15.79%) C
4 2 (10.53%) JCL
5 1 (5.26%) RPG IV
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) RPG
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Software AG
1 6 (31.58%) webMethods
1 6 (31.58%) MuleSoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Lotus
3 2 (10.53%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.26%) Novell
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
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