The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 67 49 83
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +34
Permanent jobs citing IBM 13 37 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.83% 4.07% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 3.67% 10.63% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 1
Average salary £26,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.72% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +5.74%
IBM
Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
354 348 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 49.79% 38.28% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 303 323 360
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

IBM
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

IBM Salary Trend in Oxford

IBM
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Oxford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) Oracle
3 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 12 (57.14%) Oracle Database
4 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
4 11 (52.38%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) Struts
5 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
6 9 (42.86%) EJB
6 9 (42.86%) XML
6 9 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (38.10%) Spring
8 7 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (33.33%) IIS
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (33.33%) VBScript
8 7 (33.33%) COM
8 7 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 7 (33.33%) Intranet
9 6 (28.57%) Project Management
9 6 (28.57%) HP
9 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 6 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
9 6 (28.57%) .NET

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 10 (47.62%) WebSphere
2 9 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (33.33%) IIS
3 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (23.81%) IBM Notes
4 5 (23.81%) Lotus Domino
4 5 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (19.05%) WebLogic
5 4 (19.05%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
3 4 (19.05%) MS Project
3 4 (19.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Intranet
2 5 (23.81%) DHCP
2 5 (23.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Oracle Database
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (23.81%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 4 (19.05%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.76%) JUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Junior
4 4 (19.05%) Junior Project Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Junior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Struts
2 9 (42.86%) EJB
2 9 (42.86%) XML
3 8 (38.10%) Spring
4 7 (33.33%) COM
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 6 (28.57%) .NET
5 6 (28.57%) J2EE
6 4 (19.05%) JSP
6 4 (19.05%) JSF
7 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
7 2 (9.52%) HTML
7 2 (9.52%) Web Services
8 1 (4.76%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
3 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) CLARiiON
4 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows 8
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
1 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Project Management
1 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
1 6 (28.57%) Migration
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (28.57%) TDD
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
2 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) UML
3 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) BDD
3 4 (19.05%) Web Development
3 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
3 4 (19.05%) Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) VBScript
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 5 (23.81%) VB
6 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
6 4 (19.05%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) Perl
6 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) DFS Replication
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) Oracle
3 6 (28.57%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) Lotus
4 5 (23.81%) Apple
5 4 (19.05%) TIBCO
6 1 (4.76%) Sun
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) Compaq
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) EMC
6 1 (4.76%) ADIC
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) StorageTek
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu