The first table below looks at the demand 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Northern Ireland 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 28 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 3 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.60% 0.69% 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category 3.23% 1.60% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +75.92%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
93 125 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 49.73% 43.40% 45.27%
Number of salaries quoted 59 85 59
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £14,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £62,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +14 3 £35,000 -26.31%
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IBM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (50.00%) Informix
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) iSeries
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Informix
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft