The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Somerset region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank - 64 59
Permanent jobs citing IBM 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.13% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
221 265 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 33.18% 39.73% 42.38%
Number of salaries quoted 197 237 196
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
South West

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

IBM
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

IBM Salary Trend in Somerset

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Spring

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (66.67%) SWIFT
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft