The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 49 66 45
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Permanent jobs citing IBM 25 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.81% 1.56% 2.02%
As % of the Vendors category 10.08% 3.98% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 7
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,050 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.28% -2.77%
IBM
Northamptonshire

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

Vendors Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
248 251 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 37.80% 39.04% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 229 241 173
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

IBM
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

IBM Salary Trend in Northampton

IBM
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Northampton

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 29 (59.18%) Linux
2 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.78%) Mainframe
4 18 (36.73%) JCL
4 18 (36.73%) UNIX
4 18 (36.73%) Java
4 18 (36.73%) Finance
5 17 (34.69%) HP
5 17 (34.69%) CICS
6 15 (30.61%) Perl
6 15 (30.61%) DB2
6 15 (30.61%) JBoss
6 15 (30.61%) Banking
7 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
7 13 (26.53%) Windows
7 13 (26.53%) SAN
7 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
8 12 (24.49%) XenServer
8 12 (24.49%) Citrix
8 12 (24.49%) COBOL
8 12 (24.49%) MySQL
8 12 (24.49%) Cisco
8 12 (24.49%) Apache
8 12 (24.49%) Tomcat
8 12 (24.49%) WebSphere
9 11 (22.45%) DNS
9 11 (22.45%) SSL
9 11 (22.45%) Oracle
9 11 (22.45%) Web Services
9 11 (22.45%) PowerShell

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 17 (34.69%) CICS
2 15 (30.61%) JBoss
3 12 (24.49%) Apache
3 12 (24.49%) Tomcat
3 12 (24.49%) WebSphere
4 9 (18.37%) Confluence
4 9 (18.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (18.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) WebTrends
1 1 (2.04%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (26.53%) SAN
2 11 (22.45%) DNS
2 11 (22.45%) SSL
3 9 (18.37%) Internet
3 9 (18.37%) FTP
4 7 (14.29%) LAN
4 7 (14.29%) WAN
5 6 (12.24%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) DB2
2 12 (24.49%) MySQL
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.12%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.12%) Big Data
5 2 (4.08%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.04%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 9 (18.37%) HP UFT
1 9 (18.37%) LoadRunner
1 9 (18.37%) JIRA
1 9 (18.37%) Hudson
1 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.04%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.04%) RequisitePro
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 15 (30.61%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) International Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Analyst
2 13 (26.53%) Environment Manager
3 9 (18.37%) Server Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Applications Manager
5 5 (10.20%) IT Sales Executive
5 5 (10.20%) Storage Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Sales Executive
5 5 (10.20%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Server Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Server Support
6 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Environment Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Support Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Applications Support Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.45%) Web Services
2 10 (20.41%) Middleware
3 9 (18.37%) Java EE
3 9 (18.37%) XML
3 9 (18.37%) SOAP
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 19 (38.78%) Mainframe
2 8 (16.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.20%) Data Integration
4 2 (4.08%) IVR
5 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.04%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 29 (59.18%) Linux
2 18 (36.73%) UNIX
3 13 (26.53%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.37%) Workflow
2 9 (18.37%) Workflow Management
2 9 (18.37%) Automated Testing
2 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
2 9 (18.37%) Project Management
2 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
2 9 (18.37%) DevOps
3 8 (16.33%) Test Management
3 8 (16.33%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (12.24%) Agile Project Management
4 6 (12.24%) Business Development
4 6 (12.24%) SDLC
5 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.20%) Content Management
5 5 (10.20%) Telemarketing
5 5 (10.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.16%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) Java
1 18 (36.73%) JCL
2 15 (30.61%) Perl
3 12 (24.49%) COBOL
4 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
5 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
5 9 (18.37%) Ruby
5 9 (18.37%) VB
5 9 (18.37%) Python
5 9 (18.37%) REXX
6 5 (10.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) PMP
1 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) MCSE
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.04%) MCITP
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) Hyper-V
2 12 (24.49%) XenServer
3 9 (18.37%) RACF
4 2 (4.08%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) CA Endevor
1 9 (18.37%) Puppet
1 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.08%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) HP
2 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
3 12 (24.49%) Cisco
3 12 (24.49%) Citrix
4 11 (22.45%) Oracle
5 10 (20.41%) Informatica
6 9 (18.37%) F5
6 9 (18.37%) New Relic
7 5 (10.20%) Fujitsu
7 5 (10.20%) Sun
7 5 (10.20%) Hitachi
7 5 (10.20%) Dell
8 4 (8.16%) Teradata
9 3 (6.12%) Ab Initio
10 2 (4.08%) Embarcadero
11 1 (2.04%) Omniture
11 1 (2.04%) Google
11 1 (2.04%) Coremetrics
11 1 (2.04%) Cognizant
11 1 (2.04%) Adobe