The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Luton 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 33 46 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs citing IBM 29 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 6.09% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 10.36% 0.53% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28 1 1
Average salary £56,000 £61,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.94% +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Vendors Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
280 189 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 58.82% 55.26% 63.00%
Number of salaries quoted 238 176 208
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

IBM
Salary Trend in Luton

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

IBM Salary Trend in Luton

IBM
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Luton region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Luton

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 25 (73.53%) WebSphere
2 21 (61.76%) Data Management
2 21 (61.76%) PDM
3 20 (58.82%) Oracle
4 19 (55.88%) SAP
4 19 (55.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (52.94%) Oracle EBS
5 18 (52.94%) Cincom
6 16 (47.06%) Marketing
7 13 (38.24%) Business Analysis
8 8 (23.53%) Project Management
9 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
10 5 (14.71%) Workflow
10 5 (14.71%) HP
11 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 4 (11.76%) Automotive
11 4 (11.76%) FMCG
12 3 (8.82%) Data Architecture
12 3 (8.82%) Web 2.0
12 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
12 3 (8.82%) Document Management
12 3 (8.82%) iSeries
12 3 (8.82%) Information Assurance
12 3 (8.82%) Security Architecture
12 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (8.82%) Open Source
12 3 (8.82%) Big Data
12 3 (8.82%) Migration
12 3 (8.82%) Replication
12 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 25 (73.53%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.88%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.94%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Big Data
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (47.06%) Marketing
2 4 (11.76%) Automotive
3 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) IT Strategy Manager
1 9 (26.47%) Strategy Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Product Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Break Fix Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Enterprise Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Business Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (8.82%) Support Specialist
3 3 (8.82%) Field Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
1 2 (5.88%) XML
1 2 (5.88%) XSD
1 2 (5.88%) XSLT
1 2 (5.88%) WCF
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.76%) FMCG
3 3 (8.82%) Web 2.0
3 3 (8.82%) iSeries
3 3 (8.82%) Open Source
3 3 (8.82%) Replication
4 2 (5.88%) AS400
5 1 (2.94%) DataPower
5 1 (2.94%) HP Superdome
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.94%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
1 3 (8.82%) OS/400
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.94%) AIX
2 1 (2.94%) HPUX
2 1 (2.94%) Solaris
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Data Management
1 21 (61.76%) PDM
2 19 (55.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (38.24%) Business Analysis
4 8 (23.53%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) Workflow
6 3 (8.82%) Data Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.82%) Document Management
6 3 (8.82%) Information Assurance
6 3 (8.82%) Security Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) ERP
6 3 (8.82%) SOA
7 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Java
2 2 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (2.94%) vSphere
1 1 (2.94%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Oracle
2 19 (55.88%) SAP
3 18 (52.94%) Cincom
4 5 (14.71%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) Axway
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) Sun
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Informatica
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) Symantec