The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 27 19 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing IBM 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.70% 3.08% 2.65%
As % of the Vendors category 4.39% 8.51% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Average salary £72,500 £26,500 £104,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+173.58% -74.51%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
England

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

Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
114 47 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 61.62% 36.15% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 100 35 107
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £104,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

IBM
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

IBM Salary Trend in the Midlands

IBM
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in the Midlands

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 7 (46.67%) ERP
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 5 (33.33%) CRM
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Billing
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) EMC
5 3 (20.00%) Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) People Management
6 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (13.33%) BEA
6 2 (13.33%) Brocade
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) EPoS
6 2 (13.33%) CTI
6 2 (13.33%) Middleware
6 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
6 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Dell
6 2 (13.33%) DB2
6 2 (13.33%) COBOL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) SAS
3 1 (6.67%) CICS
3 1 (6.67%) NetWeaver
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Portal
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) CTI
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SAP BW
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) Adabas
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
2 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
2 1 (6.67%) mvBase
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.67%) OpenQM
General
1 4 (26.67%) Billing
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Integration Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Data Storage Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (6.67%) Programmer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Tester
3 1 (6.67%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
3 1 (6.67%) COBOL Programmer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (6.67%) COBOL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) JSP
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) SAP XI
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) IVR
1 2 (13.33%) EPoS
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) CLARiiON
2 1 (6.67%) Symmetrix
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Celerra
2 1 (6.67%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (6.67%) Social Media
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) HPUX
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ERP
2 5 (33.33%) CRM
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) People Management
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.67%) Information Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) COBOL
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) ABAP
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) Fortran
4 1 (6.67%) NATURAL
4 1 (6.67%) JCL
4 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.67%) VB6
4 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) NFS
1 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Veritas File System
1 1 (6.67%) SRDF
1 1 (6.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (6.67%) EMC TimeFinder
1 1 (6.67%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (6.67%) CA Endevor
1 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) BEA
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
4 2 (13.33%) Brocade
5 1 (6.67%) Tableau
5 1 (6.67%) Syclo
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Sun
5 1 (6.67%) CommVault
5 1 (6.67%) Veritas
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Teradata
5 1 (6.67%) jBASE