The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 31 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing IBM 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.44% 5.13% 3.05%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 7.50% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Average salary £37,500 £23,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.04% -38.66%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
IBM
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
112 80 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 49.78% 68.38% 66.41%
Number of salaries quoted 89 63 46
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £42,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

IBM
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

IBM Salary Trend in Shropshire

IBM
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -5 1 £37,500 +63.04%
IBM
West Midlands

IBM
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (50.00%) Reuters
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (50.00%) Reuters
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft