The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 South West 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 140 119 143
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +24
Permanent jobs citing IBM 86 108 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.48% 2.01% 1.33%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 4.48% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 71 84 64
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2432 2409 2552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 41.92% 44.77% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2072 2074 2219
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
England

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IBM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

IBM Salary Trend in the South West

IBM
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in the South West

IBM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +19 29 £41,250 +23.13% 5
Wiltshire -14 25 £67,500 +50.00% 3
Dorset -4 17 £35,500 +5.97% 1
Gloucestershire -5 11 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Devon -13 2 £30,000 -20.00% 1
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 83 (44.86%) Oracle
2 67 (36.22%) UML
3 65 (35.14%) SQL
3 65 (35.14%) Finance
4 64 (34.59%) Microsoft
5 61 (32.97%) Java
5 61 (32.97%) JSP
6 59 (31.89%) XML
7 57 (30.81%) SQL Server
7 57 (30.81%) HP
8 56 (30.27%) WebSphere
9 53 (28.65%) WebLogic
10 52 (28.11%) VMware
11 49 (26.49%) UNIX
12 48 (25.95%) JBoss
12 48 (25.95%) JUnit
13 47 (25.41%) J2EE
13 47 (25.41%) VMware Infrastructure
14 46 (24.86%) Degree
15 44 (23.78%) Relational Database
15 44 (23.78%) RDBMS
16 41 (22.16%) WebSphere MQ
16 41 (22.16%) Ant
17 40 (21.62%) Eclipse
18 39 (21.08%) JMS
18 39 (21.08%) Servlets
18 39 (21.08%) Enterprise Software
19 37 (20.00%) XSLT
19 37 (20.00%) N-Tier
19 37 (20.00%) Client/Server

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 56 (30.27%) WebSphere
2 53 (28.65%) WebLogic
3 10 (5.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 9 (4.86%) CICS
5 7 (3.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (2.70%) Quickr
6 5 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.70%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.70%) IBM Notes
6 5 (2.70%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (2.16%) Apache
7 4 (2.16%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.62%) SAS
8 3 (1.62%) IIS
8 3 (1.62%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (1.08%) WebLogic Integration
9 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Process Server
9 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (7.03%) MS Office
1 13 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.95%) MS Project
3 3 (1.62%) FastStats
3 3 (1.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (6.49%) Cognos TM1
2 10 (5.41%) BusinessWorks
3 9 (4.86%) SAP MDM
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (2.16%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (1.62%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.49%) SAN
2 6 (3.24%) Firewall
3 5 (2.70%) LAN
3 5 (2.70%) WAN
4 4 (2.16%) Intranet
4 4 (2.16%) DHCP
4 4 (2.16%) DNS
4 4 (2.16%) NAS
5 3 (1.62%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (1.62%) Network Security
5 3 (1.62%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.62%) SSL
5 3 (1.62%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.62%) Internet
6 2 (1.08%) Extranet
6 2 (1.08%) Wireless
6 2 (1.08%) HTTP
6 2 (1.08%) VPN
6 2 (1.08%) VLAN
6 2 (1.08%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (30.81%) SQL Server
2 44 (23.78%) Relational Database
2 44 (23.78%) RDBMS
3 16 (8.65%) Oracle Database
3 16 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (7.57%) DB2
5 13 (7.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (6.49%) NoSQL
7 11 (5.95%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (5.95%) IBM InfoSphere
8 10 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
9 9 (4.86%) EDRMS
9 9 (4.86%) Essbase
9 9 (4.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (4.86%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.16%) MS Access
10 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 48 (25.95%) JUnit
2 41 (22.16%) Ant
3 40 (21.62%) Eclipse
4 24 (12.97%) Eclipse RCP
5 10 (5.41%) ClearCase
6 9 (4.86%) NUnit
7 6 (3.24%) Maven
7 6 (3.24%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.70%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.70%) Subversion
9 4 (2.16%) Hudson
10 3 (1.62%) Selenium
11 2 (1.08%) JMeter
11 2 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.08%) JDeveloper
11 2 (1.08%) WATIR
11 2 (1.08%) TestComplete
11 2 (1.08%) WatiN
12 1 (0.54%) Rational Functional Tester
12 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
General
1 65 (35.14%) Finance
2 25 (13.51%) Marketing
3 24 (12.97%) French Language
3 24 (12.97%) Banking
4 8 (4.32%) Retail
5 6 (3.24%) Military
6 5 (2.70%) Legal
7 4 (2.16%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 42 (22.70%) Developer
2 41 (22.16%) Architect
3 25 (13.51%) Java Developer
4 24 (12.97%) Analyst
5 23 (12.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (12.43%) Senior Developer
6 15 (8.11%) Consultant
7 14 (7.57%) Technical Architect
8 13 (7.03%) Information Architect
8 13 (7.03%) Enterprise Architect
9 12 (6.49%) Enterprise Information Architect
10 10 (5.41%) Lead Developer
10 10 (5.41%) SQL Developer
10 10 (5.41%) PL/SQL Developer
10 10 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
10 10 (5.41%) Software Engineer
11 9 (4.86%) Systems Analyst
11 9 (4.86%) Java Software Engineer
11 9 (4.86%) Financial Analyst
12 7 (3.78%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (32.97%) JSP
2 59 (31.89%) XML
3 47 (25.41%) J2EE
4 41 (22.16%) WebSphere MQ
5 39 (21.08%) JMS
5 39 (21.08%) Servlets
6 37 (20.00%) XSLT
7 36 (19.46%) Spring
8 24 (12.97%) GWT
9 23 (12.43%) HTML
10 17 (9.19%) CSS
11 12 (6.49%) JSF
11 12 (6.49%) Struts
12 11 (5.95%) Web Services
12 11 (5.95%) jQuery
13 9 (4.86%) .NET
13 9 (4.86%) ASP.NET
13 9 (4.86%) Play Framework
14 8 (4.32%) Ajax
15 6 (3.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.08%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 37 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 26 (14.05%) Inversion of Control
4 24 (12.97%) SWIFT
5 22 (11.89%) Management Information System
6 19 (10.27%) Computer Science
7 16 (8.65%) Mainframe
8 12 (6.49%) Reference Data
8 12 (6.49%) Data Integration
9 6 (3.24%) Clustering
9 6 (3.24%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (3.24%) Visualisation
10 5 (2.70%) EPoS
11 4 (2.16%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.62%) iSeries
12 3 (1.62%) CMDB
13 2 (1.08%) Replication
13 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
13 2 (1.08%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 49 (26.49%) UNIX
2 33 (17.84%) Windows
3 21 (11.35%) Linux
4 15 (8.11%) Solaris
5 9 (4.86%) zOS
6 5 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.16%) AIX
7 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.08%) HPUX
9 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (36.22%) UML
2 36 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (18.92%) Software Engineering
4 33 (17.84%) Unit Testing
5 30 (16.22%) Workflow
6 26 (14.05%) OO
7 20 (10.81%) Data Modelling
8 18 (9.73%) Problem Management
9 17 (9.19%) OOA/OOD
10 13 (7.03%) Project Management
10 13 (7.03%) TDD
11 12 (6.49%) Data Management
11 12 (6.49%) Information Management
11 12 (6.49%) Information Architecture
12 11 (5.95%) Scrum
12 11 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (5.41%) Web Development
13 10 (5.41%) Configuration Management
14 9 (4.86%) DRM
14 9 (4.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 65 (35.14%) SQL
2 61 (32.97%) Java
3 23 (12.43%) JavaScript
4 17 (9.19%) C
4 17 (9.19%) PL/SQL
5 12 (6.49%) Ruby
5 12 (6.49%) Perl
5 12 (6.49%) Shell Script
6 11 (5.95%) PHP
7 10 (5.41%) C++
8 9 (4.86%) C#
8 9 (4.86%) Scala
9 5 (2.70%) LotusScript
10 2 (1.08%) Python
10 2 (1.08%) VBA
10 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.54%) VBScript
11 1 (0.54%) VB
11 1 (0.54%) Jython
Qualifications
1 46 (24.86%) Degree
2 17 (9.19%) Security Cleared
3 16 (8.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (8.11%) HP ASE
5 11 (5.95%) MCP
6 7 (3.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (3.24%) MCSE
7 6 (3.24%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.24%) CCNP
7 6 (3.24%) MCITP
8 5 (2.70%) IBM Certification
9 4 (2.16%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.08%) HNC
10 2 (1.08%) HND
10 2 (1.08%) MCTS
10 2 (1.08%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.54%) ISEB
11 1 (0.54%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.86%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.24%) SLA
3 3 (1.62%) COREP
3 3 (1.62%) FINREP
4 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 47 (25.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.86%) RACF
2 9 (4.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.08%) NFS
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.08%) Xen
3 2 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.54%) vSphere
4 1 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.54%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (6.49%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (2.70%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.16%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (2.16%) CA Endevor
4 3 (1.62%) OpenView
4 3 (1.62%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.08%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.08%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.08%) WSUS
5 2 (1.08%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (1.08%) SCCM
5 2 (1.08%) Hyperic
5 2 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.54%) MOM
6 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.54%) Netcool
6 1 (0.54%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 1 (0.54%) Legato
Vendors
1 83 (44.86%) Oracle
2 64 (34.59%) Microsoft
3 57 (30.81%) HP
4 52 (28.11%) VMware
5 48 (25.95%) JBoss
6 24 (12.97%) Google
7 20 (10.81%) Symantec
8 18 (9.73%) Cisco
9 13 (7.03%) SAP
9 13 (7.03%) Dell
10 12 (6.49%) Cognos
11 11 (5.95%) TIBCO
11 11 (5.95%) Sun
12 7 (3.78%) Hyperion
12 7 (3.78%) Red Hat
13 6 (3.24%) Teradata
14 5 (2.70%) Citrix
14 5 (2.70%) EMC
14 5 (2.70%) Intel
14 5 (2.70%) NetApp
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum + Great Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
KDR
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cirencester
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 25 days ago