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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 3 4 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing IBM 5 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 45.45% 60.00% -
As % of the Vendors category 55.56% 75.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -5.26%
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
9 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 81.82% 80.00% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 1
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +25.00%
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 23 Related IT Skills in Pontefract

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 8 (100.00%) COBOL
2 7 (87.50%) Adabas
2 7 (87.50%) NATURAL
2 7 (87.50%) JCL
3 6 (75.00%) DB2
4 5 (62.50%) zOS
4 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 5 (62.50%) Test Planning
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
5 3 (37.50%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) CICS
6 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) Retail
6 2 (25.00%) VSAM
6 2 (25.00%) CA Endevor
7 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Spring
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
7 1 (12.50%) J2EE

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Pontefract by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Adabas
2 6 (75.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Programmer
1 7 (87.50%) COBOL Programmer
2 6 (75.00%) COBOL Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) Analyst Programmer
3 5 (62.50%) COBOL Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
4 3 (37.50%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (25.00%) CICS Programmer
5 2 (25.00%) DB2 Developer
6 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (25.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Test Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) COBOL
2 7 (87.50%) NATURAL
2 7 (87.50%) JCL
3 3 (37.50%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) CA Endevor
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