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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 55 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 7 45 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.33% 7.48% 10.08%
As % of the Vendors category 2.93% 15.00% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 17
Median salary £62,500 £51,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £37,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -4.21%

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
239 300 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 45.52% 49.83% 59.69%
Number of salaries quoted 173 248 208
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Watford region with a requirement for IBM.

1 23 (62.16%) Middleware
2 22 (59.46%) Linux
3 21 (56.76%) Oracle
4 17 (45.95%) WebSphere
5 15 (40.54%) SQL
5 15 (40.54%) SOAP
6 14 (37.84%) Java
6 14 (37.84%) Solaris
7 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (35.14%) Web Services
7 13 (35.14%) REST
8 12 (32.43%) Unix
8 12 (32.43%) ETL
9 11 (29.73%) MySQL
10 10 (27.03%) J2EE
10 10 (27.03%) SOA
10 10 (27.03%) Finance
11 9 (24.32%) Open Source
11 9 (24.32%) TDD
11 9 (24.32%) Spring
11 9 (24.32%) Maven
11 9 (24.32%) Apache
11 9 (24.32%) Windows
11 9 (24.32%) XML
11 9 (24.32%) WebLogic
12 8 (21.62%) JSP
12 8 (21.62%) AIX
12 8 (21.62%) XSLT
12 8 (21.62%) RAD
12 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse

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 (45.95%) WebSphere
2 9 (24.32%) Apache
2 9 (24.32%) WebLogic
3 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
4 6 (16.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (16.22%) CMS
4 6 (16.22%) MQSeries
5 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.41%) JBoss
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (2.70%) Confluence
6 1 (2.70%) Drupal
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Magento
2 6 (16.22%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Internet
2 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 6 (16.22%) Firewall
3 5 (13.51%) HTTP
4 2 (5.41%) SSL
5 1 (2.70%) AMQP
5 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) MySQL
2 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (16.22%) Jackrabbit
4 6 (16.22%) MS Access
4 6 (16.22%) Power BI
4 6 (16.22%) SAP BW
4 6 (16.22%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.41%) DB2
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Maven
2 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.92%) Subversion
3 6 (16.22%) Eclipse
3 6 (16.22%) JUnit
3 6 (16.22%) Log4j
3 6 (16.22%) Mockito
3 6 (16.22%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.11%) Ant
4 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.70%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.70%) FishEye
5 1 (2.70%) Gradle
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
5 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.70%) The Grinder
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Middleware Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 7 (18.92%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Unix Developer
4 6 (16.22%) WebSphere Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Middleware Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) Middleware
2 15 (40.54%) SOAP
3 13 (35.14%) REST
3 13 (35.14%) Web Services
4 10 (27.03%) J2EE
5 9 (24.32%) Spring
5 9 (24.32%) XML
6 8 (21.62%) JSP
6 8 (21.62%) XSLT
7 7 (18.92%) JMS
7 7 (18.92%) JSON
7 7 (18.92%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (16.22%) .NET
8 6 (16.22%) ActiveMQ
8 6 (16.22%) Apache Camel
8 6 (16.22%) EJB
8 6 (16.22%) JDBC
8 6 (16.22%) MDX
8 6 (16.22%) Spring Security
8 6 (16.22%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (21.62%) Management Information System
2 7 (18.92%) DataPower
2 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.11%) Fintech
5 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Linux
2 14 (37.84%) Solaris
3 12 (32.43%) Unix
4 9 (24.32%) Windows
5 8 (21.62%) AIX
6 6 (16.22%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) ETL
3 10 (27.03%) SOA
4 9 (24.32%) Open Source
4 9 (24.32%) TDD
5 8 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (21.62%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (21.62%) RAD
6 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
6 7 (18.92%) ITIL
6 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
7 6 (16.22%) Database Tuning
7 6 (16.22%) Dependency Management
7 6 (16.22%) ETL Development
7 6 (16.22%) Time Management
7 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
8 5 (13.51%) Scrum
9 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 14 (37.84%) Java
3 7 (18.92%) VBA
4 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
4 6 (16.22%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.11%) Jython
6 3 (8.11%) Python
7 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.41%) XPath
8 1 (2.70%) AWK
8 1 (2.70%) Perl
8 1 (2.70%) PHP
8 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Firmware
1 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (2.70%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (5.41%) MOM
2 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Oracle
2 6 (16.22%) ATG
2 6 (16.22%) Blue Martini
2 6 (16.22%) Cognos
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) SAP
2 6 (16.22%) Talend
3 5 (13.51%) Sun
4 3 (8.11%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.41%) Google
5 2 (5.41%) MuleSoft
5 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
5 2 (5.41%) WSO2
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) Sonatype
6 1 (2.70%) Sybase