The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 32 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing IBM 2 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 1.35% - 6.73%
As % of the Vendors category 3.08% - 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £57,000 - £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
IBM
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 48 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 43.92% 63.16% 55.77%
Number of salaries quoted 61 38 53
Average salary £55,000 £35,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.92% +18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £83,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

IBM
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

IBM Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) PKI
2 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) Middleware
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (50.00%) SOA
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
4 3 (50.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Ant
4 3 (50.00%) J2EE
4 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
5 2 (33.33%) RESTful

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 5 (83.33%) WebLogic
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) SWIFT
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (50.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 8583
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft