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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 34 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Permanent jobs citing IBM 31 36 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.51% 7.45% 10.60%
As % of the Vendors category 13.90% 14.06% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 26
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £42,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
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
223 256 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 39.61% 53.00% 58.23%
Number of salaries quoted 180 213 265
Median salary £50,000 £52,800 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.30% +11.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 11 December 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Watford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 30 (65.22%) Oracle
2 25 (54.35%) SQL
2 25 (54.35%) SOAP
3 23 (50.00%) Web Services
3 23 (50.00%) REST
4 22 (47.83%) ETL
5 21 (45.65%) Linux
6 20 (43.48%) Middleware
7 18 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (36.96%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (36.96%) WebSphere
8 17 (36.96%) Time Management
8 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
9 16 (34.78%) SAP
9 16 (34.78%) T-SQL
9 16 (34.78%) VBA
9 16 (34.78%) .NET
9 16 (34.78%) Data Modelling
9 16 (34.78%) MS Access
9 16 (34.78%) Cognos
9 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
9 16 (34.78%) SAP BW
9 16 (34.78%) Management Information System
9 16 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (34.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
9 16 (34.78%) PowerShell
9 16 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008

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 17 (36.96%) WebSphere
2 10 (21.74%) WebLogic
3 7 (15.22%) Apache
3 7 (15.22%) MQSeries
4 6 (13.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (13.04%) CMS
4 6 (13.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.17%) Confluence
5 1 (2.17%) JBoss
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 16 (34.78%) SAP BPC
2 6 (13.04%) Magento
3 1 (2.17%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) DNS
1 11 (23.91%) Firewall
2 6 (13.04%) Internet
3 4 (8.70%) HTTP
4 2 (4.35%) SSL
5 1 (2.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 17 (36.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (34.78%) MS Access
3 16 (34.78%) Power BI
3 16 (34.78%) SAP BW
3 16 (34.78%) SAP Data Services
3 16 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (34.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (26.09%) MySQL
5 6 (13.04%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (6.52%) DB2
7 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.17%) DbVisualizer
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (34.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (19.57%) Maven
3 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.22%) Subversion
4 6 (13.04%) Eclipse
4 6 (13.04%) JUnit
4 6 (13.04%) Log4j
4 6 (13.04%) Mockito
4 6 (13.04%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.52%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (4.35%) Ant
6 2 (4.35%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.17%) Gradle
7 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.17%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Developer
2 16 (34.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft BI Developer
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Architect
3 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 8 (17.39%) Middleware Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (15.22%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Agile Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Unix Developer
6 5 (10.87%) WebSphere Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (54.35%) SOAP
2 23 (50.00%) REST
2 23 (50.00%) Web Services
3 20 (43.48%) Middleware
4 16 (34.78%) .NET
4 16 (34.78%) MDX
5 10 (21.74%) J2EE
5 10 (21.74%) XML
6 9 (19.57%) Spring
7 8 (17.39%) JSP
7 8 (17.39%) XSLT
8 7 (15.22%) JMS
8 7 (15.22%) JSON
9 6 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (13.04%) Apache Camel
9 6 (13.04%) EJB
9 6 (13.04%) JDBC
9 6 (13.04%) Spring Boot
9 6 (13.04%) Spring Security
9 6 (13.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 16 (34.78%) Management Information System
3 8 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (13.04%) DataPower
5 2 (4.35%) Fintech
6 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) Solaris
3 12 (26.09%) Unix
4 7 (15.22%) Windows
5 6 (13.04%) AIX
5 6 (13.04%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) ETL
2 18 (39.13%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (36.96%) Time Management
4 16 (34.78%) Data Modelling
4 16 (34.78%) Database Tuning
4 16 (34.78%) ETL Development
4 16 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (34.78%) Unit Testing
5 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (19.57%) TDD
7 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 8 (17.39%) Open Source
7 8 (17.39%) RAD
8 7 (15.22%) SOA
9 6 (13.04%) Dependency Management
9 6 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (10.87%) ITIL
11 3 (6.52%) Scrum
12 2 (4.35%) Pair Programming
12 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (54.35%) SQL
2 16 (34.78%) PowerShell
2 16 (34.78%) T-SQL
2 16 (34.78%) VBA
3 14 (30.43%) Java
4 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.35%) Jython
6 2 (4.35%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) XPath
7 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Firmware
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
2 1 (2.17%) Samba
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (4.35%) MOM
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (65.22%) Oracle
2 16 (34.78%) Cognos
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) SAP
3 6 (13.04%) ATG
3 6 (13.04%) Blue Martini
3 6 (13.04%) Sun
3 6 (13.04%) Talend
4 2 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.17%) Sonatype
5 1 (2.17%) Sybase