The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 39 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing IBM 17 75 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.64% 13.54% 10.79%
As % of the Vendors category 7.08% 21.93% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 16
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,377 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +7.85%
IBM
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
240 342 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 51.39% 61.73% 65.75%
Number of salaries quoted 201 239 268
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

IBM
Salary Trend in Watford

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

IBM Salary Trend in Watford

IBM
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Watford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Watford region with a requirement for IBM.

1 36 (67.92%) Java
2 27 (50.94%) WebSphere
3 25 (47.17%) E-Commerce
4 24 (45.28%) J2EE
5 23 (43.40%) SQL
5 23 (43.40%) Finance
6 21 (39.62%) HTML
7 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
8 18 (33.96%) Oracle
9 17 (32.08%) Unix
9 17 (32.08%) Retail
10 16 (30.19%) WebSphere Application Server
11 14 (26.42%) EJB
11 14 (26.42%) JSP
11 14 (26.42%) Servlets
11 14 (26.42%) XHTML
11 14 (26.42%) Internet
11 14 (26.42%) Time Management
12 12 (22.64%) Data Modelling
12 12 (22.64%) Web Services
12 12 (22.64%) CSS
12 12 (22.64%) Degree
13 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (20.75%) REST
13 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (20.75%) XML
13 11 (20.75%) SOAP
14 10 (18.87%) Linux
14 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
14 10 (18.87%) HP UFT

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 27 (50.94%) WebSphere
2 16 (30.19%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (15.09%) MQSeries
4 7 (13.21%) Tomcat
5 5 (9.43%) Apache
5 5 (9.43%) WebLogic
6 4 (7.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (7.55%) CMS
7 3 (5.66%) IBM Domino
8 2 (3.77%) IBM Connections
8 2 (3.77%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.89%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.89%) CICS
9 1 (1.89%) Drupal
9 1 (1.89%) IIS
9 1 (1.89%) JBoss
9 1 (1.89%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.89%) MS Office
1 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.89%) Magento
2 1 (1.89%) Maximo
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.89%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.42%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) SSH
3 1 (1.89%) DNS
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) FTP
3 1 (1.89%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.89%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) DB2
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) Oracle Database
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (13.21%) MS Access
3 7 (13.21%) Power BI
3 7 (13.21%) SAP Data Services
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (11.32%) SAP BW
5 4 (7.55%) DbVisualizer
5 4 (7.55%) Jackrabbit
5 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
5 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.77%) MySQL
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.89%) Informix
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) HP UFT
2 7 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (11.32%) Cucumber
3 6 (11.32%) Selenium
4 5 (9.43%) Ant
4 5 (9.43%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.43%) Subversion
5 4 (7.55%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.55%) JUnit
5 4 (7.55%) LoadRunner
5 4 (7.55%) Log4j
5 4 (7.55%) Mockito
6 1 (1.89%) Toad
General
1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 17 (32.08%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Analyst
1 13 (24.53%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Consultant
2 10 (18.87%) Test Analyst
2 10 (18.87%) WebSphere Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Unix Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) J2EE
2 21 (39.62%) HTML
3 14 (26.42%) EJB
3 14 (26.42%) JSP
3 14 (26.42%) Servlets
3 14 (26.42%) XHTML
4 12 (22.64%) CSS
4 12 (22.64%) Web Services
5 11 (20.75%) REST
5 11 (20.75%) SOAP
5 11 (20.75%) XML
6 7 (13.21%) .NET
6 7 (13.21%) MDX
7 6 (11.32%) JSON
8 4 (7.55%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (7.55%) JDBC
8 4 (7.55%) JSTL
8 4 (7.55%) Spring
8 4 (7.55%) Spring Integration
8 4 (7.55%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
3 5 (9.43%) Data Integration
4 4 (7.55%) Private Cloud
4 4 (7.55%) Public Cloud
5 3 (5.66%) AS400
5 3 (5.66%) iSeries
6 2 (3.77%) EPoS
7 1 (1.89%) Clustering
7 1 (1.89%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.89%) PMI
7 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Unix
2 10 (18.87%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) HPUX
3 4 (7.55%) Solaris
4 2 (3.77%) AIX
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Windows
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) E-Commerce
2 14 (26.42%) Time Management
3 12 (22.64%) Data Modelling
4 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.87%) DevOps
5 10 (18.87%) MVC
5 10 (18.87%) Presales
5 10 (18.87%) Regression Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (13.21%) Database Tuning
6 7 (13.21%) ETL
6 7 (13.21%) ETL Development
6 7 (13.21%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (13.21%) Project Management
6 7 (13.21%) System Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Unit Testing
7 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.32%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) Java
2 23 (43.40%) SQL
3 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.09%) VBA
5 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
5 7 (13.21%) T-SQL
6 6 (11.32%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.77%) LotusScript
7 2 (3.77%) Perl
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.89%) C
8 1 (1.89%) JCL
8 1 (1.89%) Python
8 1 (1.89%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.77%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Postfix
2 1 (1.89%) qmail
2 1 (1.89%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.89%) Plesk
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Oracle
2 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.98%) HP
4 7 (13.21%) Cognos
5 6 (11.32%) SAP
6 4 (7.55%) ATG
6 4 (7.55%) Blue Martini
6 4 (7.55%) Elastic Path
6 4 (7.55%) Interwoven
6 4 (7.55%) Sun
7 3 (5.66%) Lotus
7 3 (5.66%) Toshiba
8 1 (1.89%) Adobe
8 1 (1.89%) comScore
8 1 (1.89%) Google
8 1 (1.89%) Hitwise
8 1 (1.89%) hybris
8 1 (1.89%) Kofax
8 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.89%) VMware