The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 47 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Permanent jobs citing IBM 8 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.14% 1.23% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 2.47% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 5
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,560 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £49,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
Leicestershire

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

Vendors Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
144 283 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 38.50% 49.91% 45.85%
Number of salaries quoted 124 236 133
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

IBM
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

IBM Salary Trend in Leicester

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (81.82%) COBOL
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) DB2
3 7 (63.64%) WebSphere
4 6 (54.55%) CA Endevor
4 6 (54.55%) Adabas
4 6 (54.55%) NATURAL
4 6 (54.55%) JCL
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) Mainframe
6 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) VSAM
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) CICS
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) XSLT
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 2 (18.18%) Documentum
7 2 (18.18%) SAP
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 2 (18.18%) Information Management
7 2 (18.18%) Document Management
7 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
7 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 7 (63.64%) WebSphere
2 3 (27.27%) CICS
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) DB2
2 6 (54.55%) Adabas
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Programmer
2 4 (36.36%) COBOL Programmer
2 4 (36.36%) COBOL Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior COBOL Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) COBOL Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior COBOL Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Natural/Adabas Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Adabas Natural Analyst Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) XSLT
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Mainframe
2 3 (27.27%) VSAM
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Data Management
2 2 (18.18%) Information Management
2 2 (18.18%) Document Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) COBOL
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) NATURAL
3 6 (54.55%) JCL
4 5 (45.45%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP