The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 56 57 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +18
Permanent jobs citing IBM 3 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.72% 1.46% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 3.25% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +9.19%
IBM
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
175 246 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 41.77% 44.81% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 159 230 354
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

IBM
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

IBM Salary Trend in Suffolk

IBM
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(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
Ipswich +7 3 £40,000 +6.66%
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (50.00%) Gradle
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (50.00%) OSGi
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) DataPower
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 (50.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Gradle
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (50.00%) OSGi
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) EJB
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Struts
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Swing
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (25.00%) EPoS
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Groovy
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) Netezza