The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Pontefract region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 3 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 28.57% - 28.13%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% - 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £30,000 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Pontefract
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 42.86% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 32
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

IBM
Salary Trend in Pontefract

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

IBM Salary Trend in Pontefract

IBM
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Pontefract

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Pontefract 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 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Test Planning
1 7 (77.78%) COBOL
1 7 (77.78%) Adabas
1 7 (77.78%) zOS
1 7 (77.78%) NATURAL
1 7 (77.78%) JCL
2 6 (66.67%) DB2
2 6 (66.67%) MQSeries
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) AS400
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) StreamServe
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Pontefract by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Pontefract 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 6 (66.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Adabas
2 6 (66.67%) DB2
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 7 (77.78%) Analyst Programmer
2 7 (77.78%) Programmer
2 7 (77.78%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 7 (77.78%) COBOL Programmer
2 7 (77.78%) COBOL Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) COBOL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) AS400
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Unit Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Test Planning
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) COBOL
1 7 (77.78%) NATURAL
1 7 (77.78%) JCL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) StreamServe