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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 31 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 27 45 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.50% 9.04% 7.50%
As % of the Vendors category 10.93% 15.79% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 13
Median salary £36,000 £67,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
247 285 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 50.31% 57.23% 62.64%
Number of salaries quoted 191 201 279
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £67,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 62 (84.93%) Java
2 47 (64.38%) WebSphere
3 38 (52.05%) Finance
4 36 (49.32%) Unix
5 34 (46.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 33 (45.21%) E-Commerce
7 32 (43.84%) J2EE
8 31 (42.47%) Oracle
9 27 (36.99%) SQL
10 25 (34.25%) HTML
10 25 (34.25%) Linux
11 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
12 23 (31.51%) Retail
13 21 (28.77%) EJB
13 21 (28.77%) JSP
13 21 (28.77%) Servlets
13 21 (28.77%) XHTML
13 21 (28.77%) Internet
14 19 (26.03%) Tomcat
15 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (23.29%) HP UFT
16 17 (23.29%) MVC
16 17 (23.29%) Regression Testing
16 17 (23.29%) CSS
17 16 (21.92%) Apache
17 16 (21.92%) Time Management
17 16 (21.92%) Oracle Database
18 14 (19.18%) HP
18 14 (19.18%) PL/SQL
18 14 (19.18%) ITIL

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 47 (64.38%) WebSphere
2 34 (46.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (26.03%) Tomcat
4 16 (21.92%) Apache
5 12 (16.44%) Apache ServiceMix
6 7 (9.59%) MQSeries
7 6 (8.22%) WebLogic
8 4 (5.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (5.48%) CMS
9 3 (4.11%) Jetty
10 2 (2.74%) JBoss
10 2 (2.74%) Tuxedo
11 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.37%) CICS
11 1 (1.37%) Drupal
11 1 (1.37%) IBM Domino
11 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) MS Office
2 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
1 1 (1.37%) Maximo
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.11%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (4.11%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.11%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (4.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (4.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (2.74%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (1.37%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.77%) Internet
2 13 (17.81%) SSH
3 12 (16.44%) FTP
4 9 (12.33%) DNS
4 9 (12.33%) SSL
5 4 (5.48%) PuTTY
5 4 (5.48%) Telnet
6 3 (4.11%) HTTP
7 1 (1.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) Oracle Database
2 13 (17.81%) MySQL
3 11 (15.07%) DB2
4 6 (8.22%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (5.48%) Jackrabbit
5 4 (5.48%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.11%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (4.11%) DbVisualizer
7 2 (2.74%) Informix
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) HP UFT
2 11 (15.07%) Cucumber
2 11 (15.07%) Selenium
3 5 (6.85%) Ant
3 5 (6.85%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.85%) Subversion
4 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.48%) JUnit
4 4 (5.48%) Log4j
4 4 (5.48%) Mockito
4 4 (5.48%) Toad
5 3 (4.11%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 38 (52.05%) Finance
2 23 (31.51%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (28.77%) Analyst
2 18 (24.66%) Consultant
3 17 (23.29%) WebSphere Consultant
4 15 (20.55%) Test Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Administrator
5 9 (12.33%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (10.96%) Project Manager
6 8 (10.96%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (10.96%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
7 7 (9.59%) Java Consultant
7 7 (9.59%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (9.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.22%) Applications Support
8 6 (8.22%) SQL Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Unix Administrator
8 6 (8.22%) Unix Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.85%) Applications Support Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.84%) J2EE
2 25 (34.25%) HTML
3 21 (28.77%) EJB
3 21 (28.77%) JSP
3 21 (28.77%) Servlets
3 21 (28.77%) XHTML
4 17 (23.29%) CSS
5 12 (16.44%) LAMP
5 12 (16.44%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (12.33%) Web Services
6 9 (12.33%) XML
7 7 (9.59%) JDBC
8 4 (5.48%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (5.48%) JMS
8 4 (5.48%) REST
8 4 (5.48%) SOAP
8 4 (5.48%) Spring Integration
8 4 (5.48%) Struts
8 4 (5.48%) XSD
8 4 (5.48%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Clustering
2 7 (9.59%) Data Integration
3 4 (5.48%) Private Cloud
3 4 (5.48%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.11%) AS400
4 3 (4.11%) iSeries
5 2 (2.74%) EPoS
6 1 (1.37%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.37%) PMI
6 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (49.32%) Unix
2 25 (34.25%) Linux
3 10 (13.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (9.59%) Solaris
5 6 (8.22%) AIX
6 4 (5.48%) HPUX
6 4 (5.48%) Windows
7 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) E-Commerce
2 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (23.29%) MVC
3 17 (23.29%) Regression Testing
4 16 (21.92%) Time Management
5 14 (19.18%) Functional Testing
5 14 (19.18%) ITIL
6 12 (16.44%) Presales
6 12 (16.44%) Problem Management
6 12 (16.44%) Project Management
7 10 (13.70%) Data Modelling
7 10 (13.70%) DevOps
7 10 (13.70%) Scrum
7 10 (13.70%) Test Automation
7 10 (13.70%) Test Management
8 8 (10.96%) Automated Testing
8 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (10.96%) Mentoring
9 7 (9.59%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (9.59%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (84.93%) Java
2 27 (36.99%) SQL
3 24 (32.88%) JavaScript
4 14 (19.18%) Perl
4 14 (19.18%) PL/SQL
5 12 (16.44%) Bash Shell
5 12 (16.44%) Shell Script
6 10 (13.70%) PHP
7 2 (2.74%) C
8 1 (1.37%) JCL
8 1 (1.37%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) Ruby
8 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) ISO 8583
2 2 (2.74%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) Postfix
1 9 (12.33%) qmail
1 9 (12.33%) Sendmail
1 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) Plesk
2 4 (5.48%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.74%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.37%) Ansible
4 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (42.47%) Oracle
2 14 (19.18%) HP
3 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
4 9 (12.33%) Red Hat
4 9 (12.33%) VMware
5 4 (5.48%) ATG
5 4 (5.48%) Blue Martini
5 4 (5.48%) Elastic Path
5 4 (5.48%) Interwoven
5 4 (5.48%) Sun
6 3 (4.11%) Splunk
6 3 (4.11%) Toshiba
7 1 (1.37%) Adobe
7 1 (1.37%) comScore
7 1 (1.37%) Dell
7 1 (1.37%) Hitwise
7 1 (1.37%) hybris
7 1 (1.37%) Kofax
7 1 (1.37%) Lotus
7 1 (1.37%) NetApp
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