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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 85 136 159
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +23
Permanent jobs citing IBM 188 106 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.19% 1.74% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 7.06% 4.13% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 106 68 47
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £33,350 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% -2.22%
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
2662 2569 2246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.20% 42.11% 43.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2142 2060 1929
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,645 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 6 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
Devon +25 47 £35,000 +11.11% 4
Bristol -23 35 £40,000 +4.57% 2
Gloucestershire +21 34 £38,500 -14.44% 2
Wiltshire -20 28 £43,000 -31.74% 5
Dorset +22 26 - - 6
Somerset - 12 £55,000 - 1
Cornwall - 5 £35,000 -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 103 (33.66%) Oracle
2 102 (33.33%) VMware
3 95 (31.05%) Finance
4 88 (28.76%) SQL
5 82 (26.80%) Cisco
6 77 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (24.84%) Java
8 65 (21.24%) WebSphere
9 64 (20.92%) Google
9 64 (20.92%) XML
10 63 (20.59%) Linux
11 60 (19.61%) Windows
12 54 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
13 53 (17.32%) Banking
14 49 (16.01%) Configuration Management
14 49 (16.01%) Management Information System
14 49 (16.01%) SQL Server
15 48 (15.69%) Games
16 47 (15.36%) Middleware
17 45 (14.71%) UML
18 43 (14.05%) SAP
19 42 (13.73%) OOP
19 42 (13.73%) ITIL
20 41 (13.40%) UNIX
20 41 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
21 40 (13.07%) Microsoft
22 38 (12.42%) HP
22 38 (12.42%) Scrum
22 38 (12.42%) Data Management
22 38 (12.42%) Degree

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 26 (8.50%) IIS
3 22 (7.19%) Tomcat
4 20 (6.54%) WebLogic
5 18 (5.88%) MS Exchange
6 16 (5.23%) Documentum
6 16 (5.23%) SharePoint
6 16 (5.23%) JBoss
7 14 (4.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (4.58%) Lync
8 13 (4.25%) Cloud Foundry
9 11 (3.59%) Apache ServiceMix
10 10 (3.27%) IBM Notes
11 8 (2.61%) Commerce Server
12 5 (1.63%) Joomla!
12 5 (1.63%) CICS
12 5 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.63%) Apache
13 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (1.31%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 26 (8.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.59%) MS Project
3 9 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.31%) MS Office
5 1 (0.33%) SPSS
5 1 (0.33%) Simulink
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (6.86%) Temenos T24
1 21 (6.86%) Oracle Cash Management
2 16 (5.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.63%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.63%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (1.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (1.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.98%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.33%) Cognos Controller
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.84%) TCP/IP
2 15 (4.90%) WAN
3 14 (4.58%) LAN
3 14 (4.58%) WLAN
3 14 (4.58%) SSL
4 13 (4.25%) SAN
4 13 (4.25%) DNS
5 8 (2.61%) Firewall
5 8 (2.61%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (1.31%) VLAN
7 4 (1.31%) NAS
8 3 (0.98%) HTTP
9 2 (0.65%) Broadband
10 1 (0.33%) LDAP
10 1 (0.33%) ATM
10 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.33%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.33%) Internet
10 1 (0.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (16.01%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.42%) Relational Database
3 21 (6.86%) OLTP
4 20 (6.54%) Oracle Database
5 17 (5.56%) QlikView
6 16 (5.23%) RDBMS
6 16 (5.23%) DB2
7 15 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (4.58%) MySQL
9 7 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.29%) MS Access
10 6 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
12 4 (1.31%) Oracle BI EE
13 3 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.65%) SAP BW
14 2 (0.65%) SAP BI
14 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.65%) OLAP
14 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (12.09%) Maven
2 35 (11.44%) Git (software)
3 24 (7.84%) Ant
3 24 (7.84%) Eclipse
4 23 (7.52%) Jenkins
5 20 (6.54%) Subversion
6 19 (6.21%) JIRA
7 11 (3.59%) JUnit
7 11 (3.59%) Eclipse RCP
8 10 (3.27%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.63%) Gradle
10 4 (1.31%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio
12 2 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.65%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
13 1 (0.33%) Hudson
13 1 (0.33%) FitNesse
13 1 (0.33%) MagicDraw
13 1 (0.33%) AppScan
General
1 95 (31.05%) Finance
2 53 (17.32%) Banking
3 48 (15.69%) Games
4 31 (10.13%) Retail
5 21 (6.86%) Financial Institution
6 20 (6.54%) Manufacturing
7 18 (5.88%) Electronics
8 16 (5.23%) Telecoms
8 16 (5.23%) Marketing
9 11 (3.59%) French Language
10 7 (2.29%) Military
11 5 (1.63%) Back Office
11 5 (1.63%) Legal
12 4 (1.31%) Law
12 4 (1.31%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.98%) Advertising
14 2 (0.65%) Avionics
14 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.33%) Publishing
15 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 52 (16.99%) Analyst
2 51 (16.67%) Developer
3 36 (11.76%) Architect
4 24 (7.84%) Business Analyst
5 20 (6.54%) Software Engineer
6 19 (6.21%) Software Developer
6 19 (6.21%) Technical Leader
7 18 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 17 (5.56%) Administrator
8 17 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 17 (5.56%) Project Manager
9 16 (5.23%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (5.23%) Java Developer
10 15 (4.90%) Technical Analyst
10 15 (4.90%) Technical Designer
10 15 (4.90%) Designer
11 13 (4.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 13 (4.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 13 (4.25%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 13 (4.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (20.92%) XML
2 47 (15.36%) Middleware
3 30 (9.80%) Spring
3 30 (9.80%) J2EE
3 30 (9.80%) JSP
4 25 (8.17%) Servlets
5 24 (7.84%) JSON
5 24 (7.84%) Web Services
6 22 (7.19%) WebSphere MQ
7 21 (6.86%) REST
8 20 (6.54%) WCF
8 20 (6.54%) SOAP
9 17 (5.56%) HTML
10 15 (4.90%) .NET
10 15 (4.90%) WSDL
11 13 (4.25%) JDBC
11 13 (4.25%) XSLT
12 12 (3.92%) JMS
12 12 (3.92%) RESTful
13 11 (3.59%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.01%) Management Information System
2 31 (10.13%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.86%) Data Centre
4 19 (6.21%) Mainframe
5 16 (5.23%) DTV
6 15 (4.90%) AS400
7 12 (3.92%) Mathematics
7 12 (3.92%) iSeries
8 11 (3.59%) Client/Server
8 11 (3.59%) N-Tier
8 11 (3.59%) Inversion of Control
8 11 (3.59%) SWIFT
8 11 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.94%) Statistics
10 8 (2.61%) Visualisation
11 7 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (1.96%) DataPower
12 6 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
13 5 (1.63%) LPAR
13 5 (1.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 63 (20.59%) Linux
2 60 (19.61%) Windows
3 41 (13.40%) UNIX
4 16 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (3.27%) zOS
7 6 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (1.63%) Android
8 5 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (1.63%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.63%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (25.16%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (16.01%) Configuration Management
3 45 (14.71%) UML
4 42 (13.73%) OOP
4 42 (13.73%) ITIL
5 41 (13.40%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (12.42%) Scrum
6 38 (12.42%) Data Management
6 38 (12.42%) SDLC
7 37 (12.09%) Line Management
8 30 (9.80%) Mentoring
8 30 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (9.48%) Project Management
9 29 (9.48%) OO
10 24 (7.84%) Software Engineering
11 22 (7.19%) Information Management
12 21 (6.86%) Test Automation
12 21 (6.86%) Cash Management
12 21 (6.86%) E-Commerce
12 21 (6.86%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 88 (28.76%) SQL
2 76 (24.84%) Java
3 24 (7.84%) C
4 22 (7.19%) C++
5 16 (5.23%) Shell Script
6 15 (4.90%) C#
6 15 (4.90%) JavaScript
7 14 (4.58%) PowerShell
8 13 (4.25%) AspectJ
9 12 (3.92%) Perl
10 11 (3.59%) VBA
11 10 (3.27%) Python
12 9 (2.94%) Embedded C
12 9 (2.94%) Embedded C++
13 7 (2.29%) PHP
13 7 (2.29%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.63%) COBOL
14 5 (1.63%) Delphi
14 5 (1.63%) Pascal
15 4 (1.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (12.42%) Degree
2 28 (9.15%) Security Cleared
3 22 (7.19%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (4.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (4.58%) MCITP
5 6 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.63%) ISEB
7 4 (1.31%) HND
8 2 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.33%) CCNP
9 1 (0.33%) CCNA
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.19%) QA
2 3 (0.98%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.33%) Solvency II
System Software
1 54 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (10.13%) Active Directory
3 20 (6.54%) vSphere
4 15 (4.90%) XenApp
5 12 (3.92%) Firmware
6 6 (1.96%) RACF
7 5 (1.63%) ACF2
8 4 (1.31%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.31%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 24 (7.84%) SCCM
2 13 (4.25%) Tivoli
3 10 (3.27%) Puppet
4 8 (2.61%) NetBackup
5 7 (2.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (2.29%) Legato
6 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 103 (33.66%) Oracle
2 102 (33.33%) VMware
3 82 (26.80%) Cisco
4 64 (20.92%) Google
5 43 (14.05%) SAP
6 40 (13.07%) Microsoft
7 38 (12.42%) HP
8 21 (6.86%) Citrix
8 21 (6.86%) Green Hat
9 18 (5.88%) NetApp
10 17 (5.56%) ATG
10 17 (5.56%) Demandware
10 17 (5.56%) hybris
10 17 (5.56%) RedPrairie
11 15 (4.90%) Avaya
11 15 (4.90%) Dell
12 13 (4.25%) EMC
12 13 (4.25%) Red Hat
13 11 (3.59%) Business Objects
14 9 (2.94%) Cognos
Bath, Somerset
GCS
Salary: Negotiable Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide Building Society
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth, South, United Kingdom
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Bournemouth, South, United Kingdom
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 26 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 26 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth, South, United Kingdom
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago