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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank - 62 44
Permanent jobs citing IBM 0 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.01% 2.99%
As % of the Vendors category - 2.20% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 10
Median salary - £44,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +22.91%
UK excluding London median 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
182 227 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 43.03% 46.04% 42.79%
Number of salaries quoted 151 192 145
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,961 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 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 11 (55.00%) COBOL
1 11 (55.00%) CICS
1 11 (55.00%) JCL
1 11 (55.00%) Mainframe
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (45.00%) QA
3 9 (45.00%) Java
4 8 (40.00%) Middleware
4 8 (40.00%) webMethods
4 8 (40.00%) C++
4 8 (40.00%) Software AG
4 8 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 8 (40.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) Banking
4 8 (40.00%) VSAM
4 8 (40.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (40.00%) MuleSoft
4 8 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) DB2
7 2 (10.00%) ISPF
7 2 (10.00%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (5.00%) Change Management
8 1 (5.00%) Workflow

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 11 (55.00%) CICS
2 9 (45.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (40.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Applications Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Mainframe Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Mainframe Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Middleware Developer
4 3 (15.00%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) DB2 Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 8 (40.00%) Middleware
1 8 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (10.00%) ISPF
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.00%) XSD
3 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Mainframe
2 8 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (40.00%) VSAM
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.00%) Change Management
2 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (5.00%) EAI
2 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) COBOL
1 11 (55.00%) JCL
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) MuleSoft
1 8 (40.00%) Software AG
1 8 (40.00%) webMethods
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £36,500 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Preston
Telefonica
Posted: 8 days ago