The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 22 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing IBM 9 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.17% 2.86% -
As % of the Vendors category 13.04% 6.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
IBM
UK

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

Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
69 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 39.66% 40.95% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 46 27 23
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

IBM
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

IBM Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

IBM
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

IBM
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
County Antrim 0 9 £50,000 +42.85%
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for IBM.

1 11 (78.57%) SAP
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 10 (71.43%) Degree
3 9 (64.29%) JAX-WS
3 9 (64.29%) Java EE 5
3 9 (64.29%) EJB 3.0
3 9 (64.29%) JSF
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) EJB
3 9 (64.29%) JDBC
3 9 (64.29%) JMS
3 9 (64.29%) NetWeaver
4 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 8 (57.14%) J2EE
4 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
5 7 (50.00%) Silverlight
5 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (50.00%) Ajax
5 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (50.00%) PVCS
5 7 (50.00%) JSP
5 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
5 7 (50.00%) Data Protection
5 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Windows

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 10 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 9 (64.29%) NetWeaver
2 9 (64.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) PVCS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Buildr
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) EJB
1 9 (64.29%) EJB 3.0
1 9 (64.29%) Java EE 5
1 9 (64.29%) JAX-WS
1 9 (64.29%) JDBC
1 9 (64.29%) JMS
1 9 (64.29%) JSF
2 8 (57.14%) J2EE
3 7 (50.00%) Ajax
3 7 (50.00%) JSP
3 7 (50.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (7.14%) LAMP
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Derivative
3 1 (7.14%) Hedge funds
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Coaching
2 2 (14.29%) Line Management
2 2 (14.29%) People Management
2 2 (14.29%) Presales
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (7.14%) Proprietary Trading
3 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) XenApp
1 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
1 2 (14.29%) XenServer
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) SAP
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Forcepoint
4 2 (14.29%) Sophos
4 2 (14.29%) Veeam
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) Sun
5 1 (7.14%) TIBCO