The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Wales / South Wales
Rank 70 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Permanent jobs citing IBM 12 46 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.40% 3.86% 3.31%
As % of the Vendors category 3.06% 9.45% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 45 38
Median salary £31,702 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.74% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,200 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
392 487 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 45.79% 40.82% 50.21%
Number of salaries quoted 337 429 496
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

IBM
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

IBM Salary Trend in South Wales

IBM
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

IBM Salary Histogram in South Wales

IBM
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport -5 8 £30,250 -19.33%
Cardiff +6 2 £50,000 +53.84%
Caerphilly - 2 - -
IBM
Wales

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for IBM.

1 14 (42.42%) Advertising
2 13 (39.39%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) Degree
3 12 (36.36%) ITIL
3 12 (36.36%) Tomcat
4 11 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 11 (33.33%) iSeries
5 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (30.30%) WebSphere
5 10 (30.30%) Linux
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
5 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
6 9 (27.27%) DNS
6 9 (27.27%) Java
6 9 (27.27%) Windows
6 9 (27.27%) Apache
6 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
7 8 (24.24%) Validation
8 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
8 7 (21.21%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (21.21%) Spring
8 7 (21.21%) IIS
8 7 (21.21%) Web Services
8 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
8 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
9 6 (18.18%) CentOS
9 6 (18.18%) EMC
9 6 (18.18%) CSS

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (36.36%) Tomcat
2 10 (30.30%) WebSphere
3 9 (27.27%) Apache
4 7 (21.21%) IIS
5 4 (12.12%) JBoss
5 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 2 (6.06%) Documentum
7 2 (6.06%) FileNet
8 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) Ethernet
2 5 (15.15%) iSCSI
2 5 (15.15%) Kerberos
2 5 (15.15%) NAS
2 5 (15.15%) Network Security
2 5 (15.15%) OpenLDAP
2 5 (15.15%) SAN
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
3 4 (12.12%) WAN
3 4 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (9.09%) DHCP
4 3 (9.09%) Firewall
4 3 (9.09%) MPLS
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
5 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Big Data
2 5 (15.15%) Data Mining
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.12%) JMeter
2 4 (12.12%) Subversion
2 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) IntelliJ
3 3 (9.09%) Maven
3 3 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.06%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (42.42%) Advertising
2 13 (39.39%) Finance
3 11 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (15.15%) Marketing
5 4 (12.12%) Banking
6 2 (6.06%) Welsh Language
7 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Applications Support
2 10 (30.30%) Applications Support Analyst
2 10 (30.30%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst Programmer
4 4 (12.12%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
4 4 (12.12%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 4 (12.12%) Java Programmer
4 4 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Analyst Programmer
4 4 (12.12%) Programmer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Programmer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Hibernate
1 7 (21.21%) Spring
1 7 (21.21%) Web Services
2 6 (18.18%) CSS
2 6 (18.18%) HTML
3 5 (15.15%) Java EE
4 4 (12.12%) Ajax
4 4 (12.12%) J2EE
4 4 (12.12%) JPA
4 4 (12.12%) JSF
4 4 (12.12%) Spring Web Flow
4 4 (12.12%) XML
5 3 (9.09%) .NET
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 3 (9.09%) Apache Flex
5 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 3 (9.09%) EJB
5 3 (9.09%) Java SE
5 3 (9.09%) RESTful
5 3 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) iSeries
2 2 (6.06%) AS400
2 2 (6.06%) Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
3 6 (18.18%) CentOS
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) Validation
4 7 (21.21%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
5 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
5 5 (15.15%) High Availability
5 5 (15.15%) Low Latency
5 5 (15.15%) Mobile Marketing
6 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
6 4 (12.12%) Load Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.12%) Web Development
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (9.09%) Functional Programming
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) C#
4 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) C
5 2 (6.06%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) Degree
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (12.12%) ISEB
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
1 5 (15.15%) NFS
1 5 (15.15%) Squid
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
1 2 (6.06%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (6.06%) WSUS
2 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) Red Hat
3 6 (18.18%) EMC
4 3 (9.09%) Avaya
4 3 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 3 (9.09%) F5
4 3 (9.09%) Intel
4 3 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) AppDynamics
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) OpenText
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) HP