The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 136 127 112
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Permanent jobs citing IBM 45 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.19% 1.11% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 2.76% 2.31% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 24
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £50,000 £36,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1630 1342 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 42.96% 48.20% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 1071 997
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
West Yorkshire

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IBM
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

IBM Salary Trend in Leeds

IBM
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Leeds

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 42 (43.75%) DB2
2 41 (42.71%) SQL
3 34 (35.42%) Oracle
4 33 (34.38%) WebSphere
5 27 (28.13%) Linux
6 26 (27.08%) Java
6 26 (27.08%) VMware
7 25 (26.04%) Windows
7 25 (26.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (23.96%) SQL Server
9 21 (21.88%) J2EE
9 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
10 20 (20.83%) Tomcat
11 19 (19.79%) E-Commerce
11 19 (19.79%) Finance
12 18 (18.75%) Retail
12 18 (18.75%) UNIX
12 18 (18.75%) Middleware
12 18 (18.75%) Cisco
13 17 (17.71%) HP
13 17 (17.71%) Banking
14 16 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 16 (16.67%) AIX
14 16 (16.67%) MySQL
14 16 (16.67%) vSphere
15 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
15 15 (15.63%) HTML
15 15 (15.63%) Solaris
15 15 (15.63%) SAN
15 15 (15.63%) HTTP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 33 (34.38%) WebSphere
2 20 (20.83%) Tomcat
3 14 (14.58%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (13.54%) Apache
5 9 (9.38%) WebLogic
5 9 (9.38%) WebLogic Portal
6 8 (8.33%) IIS
6 8 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
7 7 (7.29%) ATG Dynamo
8 5 (5.21%) MQSeries
9 4 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal
10 3 (3.13%) CICS
11 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (2.08%) MS Exchange
11 2 (2.08%) WebLogic Integration
11 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Process Server
11 2 (2.08%) GlassFish
11 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
12 1 (1.04%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.25%) MS Office
3 2 (2.08%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.04%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.63%) SAN
1 15 (15.63%) HTTP
2 10 (10.42%) NetScaler
3 8 (8.33%) Internet
4 6 (6.25%) NAS
4 6 (6.25%) FTP
4 6 (6.25%) Firewall
5 4 (4.17%) 2G
6 3 (3.13%) SSL
6 3 (3.13%) DNS
7 2 (2.08%) HTTPS
7 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.08%) Intranet
7 2 (2.08%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.04%) DHCP
8 1 (1.04%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.04%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (43.75%) DB2
2 23 (23.96%) SQL Server
3 16 (16.67%) MySQL
4 10 (10.42%) Relational Database
4 10 (10.42%) RDBMS
5 9 (9.38%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.17%) Informix
7 3 (3.13%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (2.08%) QualityStage
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (11.46%) JUnit
2 7 (7.29%) JMeter
2 7 (7.29%) Selenium
3 5 (5.21%) Subversion
4 4 (4.17%) Rational Application Developer
4 4 (4.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 4 (4.17%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.17%) Maven
5 2 (2.08%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.04%) JIRA
6 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.04%) Hudson
6 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 18 (18.75%) Retail
3 17 (17.71%) Banking
4 8 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.08%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.08%) Wholesale Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (25.00%) Consultant
2 20 (20.83%) Developer
3 17 (17.71%) Java Developer
4 11 (11.46%) DB2 DBA
4 11 (11.46%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (11.46%) DBA
4 11 (11.46%) Senior Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Administrator
5 10 (10.42%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 10 (10.42%) Architect
6 8 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (8.33%) Trainee
7 7 (7.29%) Support Consultant
7 7 (7.29%) Java Consultant
8 6 (6.25%) Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.88%) J2EE
2 18 (18.75%) Middleware
3 15 (15.63%) HTML
4 13 (13.54%) XML
5 10 (10.42%) Ajax
6 8 (8.33%) CSS
6 8 (8.33%) JDBC
7 7 (7.29%) JSP
7 7 (7.29%) Struts
8 6 (6.25%) JMS
9 5 (5.21%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.21%) Spring
9 5 (5.21%) Java EE
10 4 (4.17%) XHTML
10 4 (4.17%) Web Services
10 4 (4.17%) .NET
10 4 (4.17%) JSTL
11 3 (3.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 2 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
12 2 (2.08%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Mainframe
2 10 (10.42%) EPoS
2 10 (10.42%) EFTPOS
3 7 (7.29%) GIS
4 4 (4.17%) iSeries
4 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.13%) DataPower
6 2 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.08%) Social Media
6 2 (2.08%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.08%) Statistics
6 2 (2.08%) Replication
7 1 (1.04%) AS400
7 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.13%) Linux
2 25 (26.04%) Windows
3 18 (18.75%) UNIX
4 16 (16.67%) AIX
5 15 (15.63%) Solaris
6 11 (11.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (10.42%) zOS
8 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.79%) E-Commerce
2 14 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (13.54%) Load Balancing
4 12 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 10 (10.42%) Test Scripting
5 10 (10.42%) Service Delivery
6 9 (9.38%) Business Continuity
6 9 (9.38%) ITIL
7 8 (8.33%) Scrum
7 8 (8.33%) MVC
8 7 (7.29%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.29%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (6.25%) Project Management
10 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.17%) RAD
11 4 (4.17%) Content Management
11 4 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (42.71%) SQL
2 26 (27.08%) Java
3 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.38%) Perl
4 9 (9.38%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.17%) PHP
5 4 (4.17%) COBOL
5 4 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.13%) JCL
6 3 (3.13%) C++
7 2 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.08%) RPG
7 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.04%) VB6
8 1 (1.04%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.04%) VB
8 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.42%) MCITP
3 9 (9.38%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (9.38%) CCEA
3 9 (9.38%) CCEE
3 9 (9.38%) CCAA
3 9 (9.38%) CCIA
4 7 (7.29%) Degree
5 6 (6.25%) CISSP
6 4 (4.17%) CCIE
6 4 (4.17%) CCSP
6 4 (4.17%) CCNP
6 4 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.08%) NCDA
7 2 (2.08%) NCIE
7 2 (2.08%) SSCP
7 2 (2.08%) MCTS
7 2 (2.08%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (26.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (16.67%) vSphere
3 10 (10.42%) XenApp
3 10 (10.42%) XenServer
3 10 (10.42%) XenDesktop
4 3 (3.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.08%) vCloud
5 2 (2.08%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.08%) Snort
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.21%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.04%) Nagios
3 1 (1.04%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.04%) Puppet
3 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.04%) Cacti
3 1 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 34 (35.42%) Oracle
2 26 (27.08%) VMware
3 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 18 (18.75%) Cisco
5 17 (17.71%) HP
6 13 (13.54%) Citrix
7 11 (11.46%) Symantec
7 11 (11.46%) Red Hat
8 10 (10.42%) JBoss
9 9 (9.38%) Veeam
10 8 (8.33%) EMC
10 8 (8.33%) ATG
11 7 (7.29%) Dell
11 7 (7.29%) BEA
11 7 (7.29%) hybris
12 4 (4.17%) NetApp
12 4 (4.17%) Veritas
12 4 (4.17%) MKS
13 3 (3.13%) Unica
13 3 (3.13%) Micro Focus
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