The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 116 113 151
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +38
Permanent jobs citing IBM 146 135 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.44% 2.24% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 5.70% 5.33% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 88 87 51
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2562 2531 2188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.87% 41.95% 43.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2140 2034 1809
Average salary £39,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.75% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
Wiltshire +5 36 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Gloucestershire -10 31 £37,500 -3.22% 2
Bristol -18 31 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Devon +7 24 £22,500 -28.57% 1
Dorset +10 18 £80,000 +39.13% 1
Somerset -1 5 £30,000 -36.84%
Cornwall - 1 £37,500 -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 110 (35.95%) SQL
2 100 (32.68%) Finance
3 96 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
4 95 (31.05%) Oracle
5 93 (30.39%) Java
6 84 (27.45%) VMware
7 77 (25.16%) XML
8 74 (24.18%) Cisco
9 65 (21.24%) WebSphere
10 61 (19.93%) Banking
10 61 (19.93%) Google
11 54 (17.65%) Configuration Management
11 54 (17.65%) Windows
12 53 (17.32%) Linux
12 53 (17.32%) Degree
13 51 (16.67%) Middleware
14 50 (16.34%) UML
14 50 (16.34%) OOP
14 50 (16.34%) SAP
14 50 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
15 48 (15.69%) Management Information System
16 47 (15.36%) Games
16 47 (15.36%) SQL Server
17 45 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (14.38%) OO
18 44 (14.38%) Relational Database
18 44 (14.38%) Line Management
18 44 (14.38%) Data Management
19 42 (13.73%) Microsoft
20 41 (13.40%) SDLC

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 65 (21.24%) WebSphere
2 30 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 19 (6.21%) SharePoint
3 19 (6.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 17 (5.56%) IIS
5 15 (4.90%) Documentum
6 13 (4.25%) Cloud Foundry
7 12 (3.92%) WebLogic
8 10 (3.27%) MS Exchange
9 9 (2.94%) IBM Notes
10 7 (2.29%) JBoss
10 7 (2.29%) Commerce Server
11 6 (1.96%) CMS
11 6 (1.96%) Apache
11 6 (1.96%) Lync
11 6 (1.96%) Apache ServiceMix
12 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (1.31%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (0.98%) Mule
14 2 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 30 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.27%) MS Project
3 9 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.61%) MS Office
5 3 (0.98%) FastStats
6 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (8.82%) Temenos T24
1 27 (8.82%) Oracle Cash Management
2 15 (4.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.98%) Unica
4 3 (0.98%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.65%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.90%) DNS
2 14 (4.58%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.25%) SAN
4 8 (2.61%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (2.29%) WAN
6 6 (1.96%) SSL
6 6 (1.96%) LAN
6 6 (1.96%) WLAN
7 5 (1.63%) Firewall
7 5 (1.63%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.31%) VLAN
9 3 (0.98%) Internet
9 3 (0.98%) HTTP
10 2 (0.65%) NAS
11 1 (0.33%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.33%) MPLS
11 1 (0.33%) X.21
11 1 (0.33%) LDAP
11 1 (0.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.36%) SQL Server
2 44 (14.38%) Relational Database
3 27 (8.82%) OLTP
4 24 (7.84%) Oracle Database
5 19 (6.21%) QlikView
6 18 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (4.90%) RDBMS
7 15 (4.90%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (4.25%) MySQL
9 8 (2.61%) DB2
9 8 (2.61%) MS Access
9 8 (2.61%) SAP BI
10 7 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.96%) BODI
11 6 (1.96%) SQLPlus
11 6 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (1.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 6 (1.96%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 30 (9.80%) Maven
2 29 (9.48%) Git (software)
3 24 (7.84%) Eclipse
4 21 (6.86%) JIRA
5 19 (6.21%) Ant
6 14 (4.58%) Subversion
6 14 (4.58%) Jenkins
7 11 (3.59%) Rational DOORS
8 6 (1.96%) JUnit
8 6 (1.96%) Toad
8 6 (1.96%) Eclipse RCP
9 5 (1.63%) Gradle
10 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (1.31%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.31%) Rational Application Developer
11 3 (0.98%) Hudson
11 3 (0.98%) FitNesse
11 3 (0.98%) MagicDraw
12 2 (0.65%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 100 (32.68%) Finance
2 61 (19.93%) Banking
3 47 (15.36%) Games
4 27 (8.82%) Financial Institution
5 22 (7.19%) Retail
6 18 (5.88%) Marketing
6 18 (5.88%) Manufacturing
6 18 (5.88%) Telecoms
7 16 (5.23%) Electronics
8 10 (3.27%) Military
9 9 (2.94%) French Language
10 8 (2.61%) Law
11 5 (1.63%) Legal
11 5 (1.63%) Advertising
12 3 (0.98%) German Language
12 3 (0.98%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.98%) Back Office
13 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.33%) Automotive
13 1 (0.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 56 (18.30%) Developer
2 53 (17.32%) Analyst
3 36 (11.76%) Architect
4 29 (9.48%) Java Developer
5 25 (8.17%) Business Analyst
5 25 (8.17%) Senior Developer
6 20 (6.54%) Senior Java Developer
7 19 (6.21%) Technical Leader
8 18 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 15 (4.90%) Project Manager
9 15 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
9 15 (4.90%) Administrator
10 14 (4.58%) Consultant
10 14 (4.58%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (4.25%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (4.25%) Software Engineer
11 13 (4.25%) J2EE Developer
11 13 (4.25%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 13 (4.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 13 (4.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (25.16%) XML
2 51 (16.67%) Middleware
3 37 (12.09%) Spring
4 36 (11.76%) Web Services
5 28 (9.15%) JSP
6 22 (7.19%) Servlets
7 20 (6.54%) J2EE
8 18 (5.88%) HTML
9 17 (5.56%) JDBC
9 17 (5.56%) Hibernate
9 17 (5.56%) JSON
9 17 (5.56%) REST
10 15 (4.90%) WCF
10 15 (4.90%) WSDL
10 15 (4.90%) SOAP
11 14 (4.58%) CSS
12 13 (4.25%) Ajax
12 13 (4.25%) RESTful
13 10 (3.27%) .NET
14 9 (2.94%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.69%) Management Information System
2 25 (8.17%) Computer Science
3 19 (6.21%) Mainframe
4 18 (5.88%) AS400
4 18 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 18 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 17 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (4.90%) DTV
6 15 (4.90%) iSeries
7 13 (4.25%) DataPower
8 10 (3.27%) Statistics
8 10 (3.27%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.96%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.96%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.96%) EPoS
9 6 (1.96%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (1.96%) SWIFT
9 6 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.63%) LPAR
11 3 (0.98%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 54 (17.65%) Windows
2 53 (17.32%) Linux
3 36 (11.76%) UNIX
4 17 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.29%) zOS
6 7 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.63%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.31%) AIX
10 1 (0.33%) HPUX
10 1 (0.33%) Solaris
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.33%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 50 (16.34%) UML
3 50 (16.34%) OOP
4 45 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
5 44 (14.38%) OO
5 44 (14.38%) Data Management
5 44 (14.38%) Line Management
6 41 (13.40%) SDLC
7 40 (13.07%) Scrum
8 35 (11.44%) Mentoring
9 34 (11.11%) ITIL
10 29 (9.48%) Test Automation
11 27 (8.82%) Cash Management
11 27 (8.82%) Non-Functional Testing
11 27 (8.82%) Coaching
12 26 (8.50%) Software Engineering
13 24 (7.84%) Project Management
14 21 (6.86%) Data Analysis
15 20 (6.54%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 110 (35.95%) SQL
2 93 (30.39%) Java
3 27 (8.82%) C
4 20 (6.54%) JavaScript
4 20 (6.54%) Shell Script
5 16 (5.23%) Perl
5 16 (5.23%) C++
5 16 (5.23%) VBA
6 14 (4.58%) PowerShell
7 13 (4.25%) AspectJ
8 10 (3.27%) Python
8 10 (3.27%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.27%) C#
9 8 (2.61%) VBScript
10 7 (2.29%) Embedded C
10 7 (2.29%) Embedded C++
11 5 (1.63%) COBOL
12 3 (0.98%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.98%) Fortran
12 3 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (17.32%) Degree
2 29 (9.48%) Security Cleared
3 23 (7.52%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.25%) HND
5 6 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (1.96%) MCITP
6 4 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.98%) ISEB
7 3 (0.98%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.65%) EMC Certification
8 2 (0.65%) HNC
8 2 (0.65%) CCNA
9 1 (0.33%) CCNP
9 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.82%) QA
2 4 (1.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 50 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (9.48%) Active Directory
3 15 (4.90%) XenApp
4 9 (2.94%) Firmware
5 6 (1.96%) vSphere
6 4 (1.31%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.31%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.98%) RACF
8 2 (0.65%) ACF2
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.33%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 13 (4.25%) Tivoli
2 10 (3.27%) SCCM
2 10 (3.27%) Puppet
3 9 (2.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (2.61%) NetBackup
5 7 (2.29%) Legato
6 3 (0.98%) zSecure
7 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 95 (31.05%) Oracle
2 84 (27.45%) VMware
3 74 (24.18%) Cisco
4 61 (19.93%) Google
5 50 (16.34%) SAP
6 42 (13.73%) Microsoft
7 29 (9.48%) HP
8 28 (9.15%) Green Hat
9 23 (7.52%) Citrix
10 16 (5.23%) EMC
10 16 (5.23%) ATG
10 16 (5.23%) NetApp
10 16 (5.23%) Demandware
10 16 (5.23%) hybris
10 16 (5.23%) RedPrairie
11 13 (4.25%) Red Hat
12 12 (3.92%) Dell
13 11 (3.59%) Avaya
13 11 (3.59%) Cognos
14 10 (3.27%) ServiceNow
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