The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
England / North East
Rank 73 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing IBM 1 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.16% 0.66% 0.95%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 1.48% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%

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

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
293 270 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 46.21% 44.78% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 262 243 247
Median salary £30,000 £36,018 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.70% -3.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

IBM
Salary Trend in the North East

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

IBM Salary Trend in the North East

IBM
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 1 £40,000 -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for IBM.

1 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (45.45%) Analytics
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (45.45%) IIS
3 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Maximo
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (36.36%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (27.27%) AIX
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
5 3 (27.27%) Document Management
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (72.73%) WebSphere
2 5 (45.45%) IIS
2 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (18.18%) MQSeries
4 2 (18.18%) Tuxedo
5 1 (9.09%) JBoss
5 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Maximo
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 2 (18.18%) Gatling
2 2 (18.18%) JMeter
2 2 (18.18%) LoadRunner
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
General
1 2 (18.18%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Applications Support
1 5 (45.45%) Applications Support Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Software Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Support Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
1 7 (63.64%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) OS/390
4 2 (18.18%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Analytics
1 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
1 5 (45.45%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Document Management
2 3 (27.27%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (27.27%) Process Improvement
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Axway
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Siebel