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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 43 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs citing IBM 17 44 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.31% 8.43% 11.99%
As % of the Vendors category 8.21% 16.30% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 24
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £37,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £58,500 £60,000
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
207 270 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.27% 51.72% 57.83%
Number of salaries quoted 158 233 199
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £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 17 January 2017.

IBM Salary Histogram in Watford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 25 (62.50%) Oracle
2 21 (52.50%) Linux
3 20 (50.00%) SOAP
3 20 (50.00%) Middleware
4 19 (47.50%) SQL
5 18 (45.00%) Web Services
5 18 (45.00%) REST
6 17 (42.50%) ETL
7 16 (40.00%) WebSphere
8 14 (35.00%) Solaris
9 13 (32.50%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (32.50%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (32.50%) Java
10 12 (30.00%) MySQL
10 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (30.00%) Time Management
10 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (27.50%) ETL Development
11 11 (27.50%) Power BI
11 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
11 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (27.50%) Database Tuning
11 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (27.50%) MDX
11 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
11 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
11 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (27.50%) SAP Data Services

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 16 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (17.50%) Apache
4 6 (15.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (15.00%) CMS
4 6 (15.00%) MQSeries
4 6 (15.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.50%) Confluence
5 1 (2.50%) JBoss
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 11 (27.50%) SAP BPC
2 6 (15.00%) Magento
3 1 (2.50%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) DNS
1 11 (27.50%) Firewall
2 6 (15.00%) Internet
3 4 (10.00%) HTTP
4 2 (5.00%) SSL
5 1 (2.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (30.00%) MySQL
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (27.50%) MS Access
3 11 (27.50%) Power BI
3 11 (27.50%) SAP BW
3 11 (27.50%) SAP Data Services
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (15.00%) Jackrabbit
5 2 (5.00%) DB2
5 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (22.50%) Maven
3 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
3 7 (17.50%) Subversion
4 6 (15.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (15.00%) JUnit
4 6 (15.00%) Log4j
4 6 (15.00%) Mockito
4 6 (15.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.50%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (5.00%) Ant
7 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.50%) ClearCase
7 1 (2.50%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.50%) Gradle
7 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.50%) JIRA
7 1 (2.50%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft BI Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (17.50%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Agile Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Unix Developer
6 5 (12.50%) WebSphere Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Middleware Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) Middleware
1 20 (50.00%) SOAP
2 18 (45.00%) REST
2 18 (45.00%) Web Services
3 11 (27.50%) .NET
3 11 (27.50%) MDX
4 9 (22.50%) J2EE
4 9 (22.50%) Spring
4 9 (22.50%) XML
5 8 (20.00%) JSP
5 8 (20.00%) XSLT
6 7 (17.50%) JMS
6 7 (17.50%) JSON
7 6 (15.00%) Apache Camel
7 6 (15.00%) EJB
7 6 (15.00%) JDBC
7 6 (15.00%) Spring Boot
7 6 (15.00%) Spring Security
7 6 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (15.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
2 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
3 8 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (15.00%) DataPower
5 2 (5.00%) Fintech
6 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 14 (35.00%) Solaris
3 11 (27.50%) Unix
4 7 (17.50%) Windows
5 6 (15.00%) AIX
5 6 (15.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) ETL
2 13 (32.50%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (30.00%) Time Management
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (27.50%) Data Modelling
4 11 (27.50%) Database Tuning
4 11 (27.50%) ETL Development
4 11 (27.50%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (27.50%) Unit Testing
5 9 (22.50%) TDD
6 8 (20.00%) Open Source
6 8 (20.00%) RAD
7 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
7 7 (17.50%) SOA
8 6 (15.00%) Dependency Management
8 6 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (12.50%) ITIL
10 3 (7.50%) Scrum
11 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) Java
3 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
3 11 (27.50%) T-SQL
3 11 (27.50%) VBA
4 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.00%) Jython
5 2 (5.00%) Python
5 2 (5.00%) XPath
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Firmware
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Samba
2 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (5.00%) MOM
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Oracle
2 11 (27.50%) Cognos
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) SAP
3 6 (15.00%) ATG
3 6 (15.00%) Blue Martini
3 6 (15.00%) Sun
3 6 (15.00%) Talend
4 1 (2.50%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Sonatype
4 1 (2.50%) Sybase