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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 23 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing IBM 52 55 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 10.08% 12.50% 15.87%
As % of the Vendors category 16.77% 23.81% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 23
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £42,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
310 231 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 60.08% 52.50% 56.46%
Number of salaries quoted 210 168 184
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,400 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Watford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 78 (67.24%) J2EE
2 77 (66.38%) Java
3 75 (64.66%) Retail
4 73 (62.93%) E-Commerce
5 68 (58.62%) WebSphere
6 67 (57.76%) SQL
7 61 (52.59%) UNIX
8 59 (50.86%) Linux
9 50 (43.10%) Windows
10 49 (42.24%) DB2
10 49 (42.24%) HTTP
11 47 (40.52%) Oracle
12 43 (37.07%) Finance
13 40 (34.48%) WebSphere Application Server
13 40 (34.48%) MQSeries
14 39 (33.62%) Problem Management
15 35 (30.17%) Tomcat
15 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
15 35 (30.17%) HTML
15 35 (30.17%) ITIL
16 34 (29.31%) Microsoft
17 32 (27.59%) Sun
17 32 (27.59%) Solaris
18 28 (24.14%) HP
18 28 (24.14%) AIX
18 28 (24.14%) Degree
19 27 (23.28%) IIS
20 25 (21.55%) Internet
21 24 (20.69%) Time Management
22 23 (19.83%) XML

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 68 (58.62%) WebSphere
2 40 (34.48%) WebSphere Application Server
2 40 (34.48%) MQSeries
3 35 (30.17%) Tomcat
4 27 (23.28%) IIS
5 21 (18.10%) IBM HTTP Server
6 14 (12.07%) Apache Solr
7 10 (8.62%) Adobe CQ
8 8 (6.90%) Apache
9 6 (5.17%) JBoss
9 6 (5.17%) WebLogic
10 5 (4.31%) Drupal
11 4 (3.45%) MS Exchange
12 3 (2.59%) iPlanet
13 2 (1.72%) GlassFish
13 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.86%) WebLogic Portal
14 1 (0.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 1 (0.86%) Tuxedo
14 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (15.52%) MS Office
2 12 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (9.48%) Magento
2 7 (6.03%) Maximo
2 7 (6.03%) CA PPM
3 4 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.72%) SaaS
2 2 (1.72%) PaaS
2 2 (1.72%) IaaS
2 2 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.86%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.86%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (42.24%) HTTP
2 25 (21.55%) Internet
3 17 (14.66%) FTP
4 14 (12.07%) SAN
5 11 (9.48%) NAS
6 8 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (5.17%) VLAN
8 4 (3.45%) HTTPS
8 4 (3.45%) LDAP
9 3 (2.59%) LAN
9 3 (2.59%) WAN
9 3 (2.59%) Firewall
10 2 (1.72%) Wireless
10 2 (1.72%) VPLS
10 2 (1.72%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.72%) Ethernet
10 2 (1.72%) VoIP
10 2 (1.72%) VPN
10 2 (1.72%) DNS
10 2 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (42.24%) DB2
2 12 (10.34%) DbVisualizer
3 11 (9.48%) MySQL
4 10 (8.62%) RDBMS
4 10 (8.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (8.62%) Oracle Database
4 10 (8.62%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (6.03%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (6.03%) SQL Server
5 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.45%) Big Data
7 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.72%) NonStop SQL
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.72%) ActiveReports
7 2 (1.72%) Cognos Query Studio
7 2 (1.72%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 16 (13.79%) LoadRunner
2 12 (10.34%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (10.34%) Subversion
3 11 (9.48%) Eclipse
3 11 (9.48%) Ant
3 11 (9.48%) JUnit
4 10 (8.62%) Maven
4 10 (8.62%) Log4j
5 4 (3.45%) JMeter
6 1 (0.86%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 75 (64.66%) Retail
2 43 (37.07%) Finance
3 21 (18.10%) Manufacturing
4 11 (9.48%) Games
5 6 (5.17%) Marketing
6 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (25.00%) Analyst
2 23 (19.83%) Support Analyst
3 16 (13.79%) Consultant
3 16 (13.79%) Operations Analyst
3 16 (13.79%) Operations Support Analyst
4 14 (12.07%) Support Manager
4 14 (12.07%) Tester
5 13 (11.21%) Developer
6 12 (10.34%) Architect
7 11 (9.48%) Java Developer
8 9 (7.76%) Project Manager
8 9 (7.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Storage Architect
9 6 (5.17%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (4.31%) J2EE Developer
10 5 (4.31%) WebSphere Consultant
11 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
11 4 (3.45%) Administrator
11 4 (3.45%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (67.24%) J2EE
2 35 (30.17%) HTML
3 23 (19.83%) XML
4 20 (17.24%) JDBC
5 19 (16.38%) CSS
5 19 (16.38%) Middleware
6 18 (15.52%) Servlets
7 12 (10.34%) Flash
8 11 (9.48%) Struts
8 11 (9.48%) Web Services
8 11 (9.48%) JMS
8 11 (9.48%) JSON
9 10 (8.62%) Hibernate
9 10 (8.62%) Spring
9 10 (8.62%) XMLBeans
9 10 (8.62%) Ajax
9 10 (8.62%) jQuery
9 10 (8.62%) REST
9 10 (8.62%) SOAP
9 10 (8.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.62%) Web 2.0
2 10 (8.62%) Replication
3 4 (3.45%) User Experience
4 3 (2.59%) Open Source
4 3 (2.59%) PMI
5 2 (1.72%) EPoS
5 2 (1.72%) Tandem
5 2 (1.72%) PKI
5 2 (1.72%) Online Gambling
5 2 (1.72%) AS400
6 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.86%) iSeries
6 1 (0.86%) LPAR
6 1 (0.86%) DLPAR
6 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (52.59%) UNIX
2 59 (50.86%) Linux
3 50 (43.10%) Windows
4 32 (27.59%) Solaris
5 28 (24.14%) AIX
6 11 (9.48%) HPUX
7 7 (6.03%) Windows XP
7 7 (6.03%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.86%) OS/400
9 1 (0.86%) zOS
9 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (62.93%) E-Commerce
2 39 (33.62%) Problem Management
3 35 (30.17%) ITIL
4 24 (20.69%) Time Management
5 17 (14.66%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (13.79%) Capacity Management
6 16 (13.79%) Automated Testing
6 16 (13.79%) Project Management
7 15 (12.93%) Data Protection
8 13 (11.21%) Change Management
9 12 (10.34%) Regression Testing
9 12 (10.34%) Performance Testing
9 12 (10.34%) System Testing
10 11 (9.48%) Content Management
10 11 (9.48%) Migration
11 10 (8.62%) OO
12 9 (7.76%) MVC
12 9 (7.76%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (7.76%) Waterfall
13 8 (6.90%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 77 (66.38%) Java
2 67 (57.76%) SQL
3 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
4 23 (19.83%) Perl
5 21 (18.10%) PL/SQL
6 18 (15.52%) Bash Shell
7 10 (8.62%) XPath
8 7 (6.03%) T-SQL
9 6 (5.17%) PHP
10 4 (3.45%) AWK
11 2 (1.72%) Jython
11 2 (1.72%) Python
11 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.86%) Ruby
12 1 (0.86%) RPG
12 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (24.14%) Degree
2 12 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 12 (10.34%) ISEB
3 11 (9.48%) Sun Certification
4 8 (6.90%) IBM Certification
5 3 (2.59%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.72%) CISSP
6 2 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.72%) CCNP
7 1 (0.86%) VCP4
7 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.07%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 9 (7.76%) NFS
4 8 (6.90%) SRDF
5 6 (5.17%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.59%) XenApp
6 3 (2.59%) vSphere
6 3 (2.59%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (1.72%) ACF2
7 2 (1.72%) RACF
7 2 (1.72%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.86%) Samba
8 1 (0.86%) XenServer
8 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.86%) GPFS
8 1 (0.86%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (6.03%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (2.59%) Novell Identity Manager
2 3 (2.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (1.72%) BMC Performance Manager
4 1 (0.86%) SCOM
4 1 (0.86%) Puppet
4 1 (0.86%) Ansible
4 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 47 (40.52%) Oracle
2 34 (29.31%) Microsoft
3 32 (27.59%) Sun
4 28 (24.14%) HP
5 18 (15.52%) VMware
6 14 (12.07%) EMC
6 14 (12.07%) Cisco
7 12 (10.34%) NetApp
8 10 (8.62%) Interwoven
9 9 (7.76%) Hitachi
9 9 (7.76%) Brocade
9 9 (7.76%) Fujitsu
10 5 (4.31%) Google
10 5 (4.31%) CA
11 4 (3.45%) BMC
11 4 (3.45%) Adobe
11 4 (3.45%) Coremetrics
11 4 (3.45%) Tealeaf
11 4 (3.45%) Hitwise
11 4 (3.45%) comScore
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago