The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Wales 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 81 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 23 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.72% 1.19% 2.09%
As % of the Vendors category 3.69% 2.55% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 20
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £35,000 £31,035
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
624 588 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 46.57% 46.70% 47.76%
Number of salaries quoted 560 517 411
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
UK

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

IBM
Salary Trend in Wales

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

IBM Salary Trend in Wales

IBM
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Wales

IBM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
South Wales +6 23 £37,500 - 5
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 34 (50.75%) Java
2 31 (46.27%) Spring
3 30 (44.78%) Unit Testing
3 30 (44.78%) J2EE
4 29 (43.28%) Hibernate
5 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
6 26 (38.81%) XML
7 20 (29.85%) Windows
7 20 (29.85%) SQL
7 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
7 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
8 19 (28.36%) Web Services
8 19 (28.36%) SAN
9 18 (26.87%) WebSphere
9 18 (26.87%) DevOps
10 17 (25.37%) Degree
10 17 (25.37%) JSF
10 17 (25.37%) HTML
10 17 (25.37%) Tomcat
11 16 (23.88%) Eclipse
11 16 (23.88%) WebSphere Application Server
11 16 (23.88%) CSS
11 16 (23.88%) Configuration Management
11 16 (23.88%) Telecoms
11 16 (23.88%) Banking
11 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (22.39%) TDD
12 15 (22.39%) Open Source
12 15 (22.39%) Scrum

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 18 (26.87%) WebSphere
2 17 (25.37%) Tomcat
3 16 (23.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (20.90%) FileNet
5 13 (19.40%) LiveCycle
6 12 (17.91%) Confluence
7 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
8 6 (8.96%) Apache
8 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.49%) IIS
10 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (29.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.36%) SAN
2 11 (16.42%) Firewall
3 9 (13.43%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.45%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (4.48%) DVB
5 3 (4.48%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.99%) Wireless
6 2 (2.99%) Internet
7 1 (1.49%) DNS
7 1 (1.49%) LAN
7 1 (1.49%) WAN
7 1 (1.49%) DHCP
7 1 (1.49%) SNMP
7 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.90%) NoSQL
3 12 (17.91%) MongoDB
3 12 (17.91%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (17.91%) RDBMS
3 12 (17.91%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.49%) OLAP
4 1 (1.49%) OLTP
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (23.88%) Eclipse
2 13 (19.40%) Subversion
3 12 (17.91%) Maven
3 12 (17.91%) JIRA
3 12 (17.91%) Hudson
3 12 (17.91%) Rational Application Developer
3 12 (17.91%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.97%) JMeter
5 2 (2.99%) Rational Performance Tester
5 2 (2.99%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (2.99%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.49%) JUnit
6 1 (1.49%) RequisitePro
6 1 (1.49%) Selenium
6 1 (1.49%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.49%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.49%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (23.88%) Telecoms
1 16 (23.88%) Banking
2 12 (17.91%) Finance
3 2 (2.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (50.75%) Analyst
2 17 (25.37%) Programmer
3 14 (20.90%) Consultant
4 13 (19.40%) Developer
4 13 (19.40%) Java Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (13.43%) Java Consultant
6 9 (13.43%) Java Programmer
6 9 (13.43%) Developer Analyst
7 8 (11.94%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 8 (11.94%) Analyst Programmer
7 8 (11.94%) Senior Programmer
8 5 (7.46%) Server Technician
8 5 (7.46%) Support Technician
8 5 (7.46%) Server Support
8 5 (7.46%) Server Support Technician
9 4 (5.97%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Applications Support
9 4 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.27%) Spring
2 30 (44.78%) J2EE
3 29 (43.28%) Hibernate
4 26 (38.81%) XML
5 19 (28.36%) Web Services
6 17 (25.37%) HTML
6 17 (25.37%) JSF
7 16 (23.88%) CSS
8 15 (22.39%) XSLT
9 13 (19.40%) SOAP
9 13 (19.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (17.91%) JSP
11 4 (5.97%) Java EE
11 4 (5.97%) Ajax
11 4 (5.97%) Spring Web Flow
11 4 (5.97%) JPA
12 1 (1.49%) REST
12 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.49%) MyBatis
12 1 (1.49%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Open Source
2 6 (8.96%) Clustering
3 5 (7.46%) Statistics
4 4 (5.97%) DTV
5 3 (4.48%) STB
6 2 (2.99%) PKI
6 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.49%) iSeries
7 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.85%) Windows
2 14 (20.90%) UNIX
3 13 (19.40%) Linux
4 11 (16.42%) AIX
4 11 (16.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.48%) CentOS
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) Unit Testing
2 18 (26.87%) DevOps
3 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (23.88%) Configuration Management
4 15 (22.39%) RUP
4 15 (22.39%) DSDM
4 15 (22.39%) OOA/OOD
4 15 (22.39%) OO
4 15 (22.39%) Scrum
4 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (22.39%) TDD
5 14 (20.90%) Pair Programming
5 14 (20.90%) SOA
5 14 (20.90%) Release Management
6 13 (19.40%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (19.40%) Software Engineering
7 12 (17.91%) RAD
8 5 (7.46%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (5.97%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.97%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.75%) Java
2 20 (29.85%) SQL
3 13 (19.40%) Groovy
3 13 (19.40%) Scala
3 13 (19.40%) Clojure
4 10 (14.93%) Python
4 10 (14.93%) Perl
5 6 (8.96%) PL/SQL
6 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) CISSP
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.99%) GIAC
4 2 (2.99%) GCIA
4 2 (2.99%) GCFW
4 2 (2.99%) GCWN
4 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.49%) MCITP
5 1 (1.49%) MCSE
5 1 (1.49%) MCSA
5 1 (1.49%) ISEB
5 1 (1.49%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (14.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.48%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.49%) XenApp
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.97%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (5.97%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (5.97%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (4.48%) Nagios
4 1 (1.49%) OPNET
4 1 (1.49%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.49%) OpenView
4 1 (1.49%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.49%) Netcool
4 1 (1.49%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) Oracle
2 14 (20.90%) HP
2 14 (20.90%) VMware
3 13 (19.40%) Twitter
3 13 (19.40%) Adobe
4 12 (17.91%) Cisco
5 11 (16.42%) Red Hat
6 6 (8.96%) Sybase
7 4 (5.97%) Sun
7 4 (5.97%) BMC
7 4 (5.97%) Hitachi
7 4 (5.97%) NetApp
7 4 (5.97%) Dell
7 4 (5.97%) EMC
7 4 (5.97%) Brocade
8 3 (4.48%) Juniper
8 3 (4.48%) JBoss
9 2 (2.99%) Citrix
9 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
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Salary: To £45K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: To £40K + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £32000 - £43000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago