The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - 64 65
Permanent jobs citing IBM 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.66% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.63% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
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 Tyne and Wear region.

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
215 184 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 46.74% 40.26% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 201 168 216
Median salary £30,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

IBM
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

IBM Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for IBM.

1 8 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (50.00%) IIS
3 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 5 (50.00%) Maximo
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (40.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (30.00%) AIX
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (30.00%) Document Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 8 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
4 2 (20.00%) Tuxedo
5 1 (10.00%) JBoss
5 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Maximo
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) Gatling
2 2 (20.00%) JMeter
2 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 5 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Support Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
1 7 (70.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) AIX
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) OS/390
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Analytics
1 5 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 5 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Document Management
2 3 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Axway
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Siebel