The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 118 103 131
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +28
Permanent jobs citing IBM 109 121 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.92% 2.21% 1.48%
As % of the Vendors category 4.06% 4.36% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 90 117 67
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2683 2778 2781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.18% 50.75% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2214 2311 2388
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IBM
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the West Midlands region.

IBM Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IBM
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IBM
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +25 43 £66,250 +32.50% 2
Warwickshire -21 28 £34,500 +4.54%
Coventry -13 19 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Solihull +4 4 £30,000 -42.30% 1
Staffordshire - 4 £38,500 -
Walsall - 3 £75,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 £60,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 - -
Shropshire -14 1 £37,500 +63.04%
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 80 (30.42%) Oracle
2 70 (26.62%) UNIX
3 58 (22.05%) WebSphere
4 54 (20.53%) Microsoft
5 52 (19.77%) Java
6 51 (19.39%) Windows
7 50 (19.01%) SQL
8 48 (18.25%) Linux
9 47 (17.87%) Web Services
9 47 (17.87%) Mainframe
9 47 (17.87%) VMware
10 43 (16.35%) JCL
10 43 (16.35%) ISPF
11 37 (14.07%) AIX
11 37 (14.07%) HTML
12 35 (13.31%) Incident Management
13 34 (12.93%) Solaris
14 33 (12.55%) BusinessObjects
15 32 (12.17%) SAS
15 32 (12.17%) ITIL
16 31 (11.79%) JavaScript
17 29 (11.03%) J2EE
17 29 (11.03%) IBM Notes
17 29 (11.03%) Intel
17 29 (11.03%) Lotus
17 29 (11.03%) Degree
17 29 (11.03%) Time Sharing Option
17 29 (11.03%) Job Entry Subsystem
18 28 (10.65%) Retail
18 28 (10.65%) Business Intelligence

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 58 (22.05%) WebSphere
2 32 (12.17%) SAS
3 29 (11.03%) IBM Notes
4 22 (8.37%) WebSphere Application Server
5 17 (6.46%) WebLogic
6 15 (5.70%) MQSeries
6 15 (5.70%) SharePoint
7 14 (5.32%) CICS
7 14 (5.32%) Documentum
8 10 (3.80%) Tomcat
9 9 (3.42%) Alfresco
10 7 (2.66%) Node.js
11 6 (2.28%) JBoss
12 5 (1.90%) MS Exchange
13 4 (1.52%) IIS
13 4 (1.52%) Apache
13 4 (1.52%) Lync
14 1 (0.38%) SAP Portal
14 1 (0.38%) NetWeaver
14 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 17 (6.46%) MS Excel
1 17 (6.46%) SPSS
2 4 (1.52%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.38%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
3 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.76%) Maximo
3 1 (0.38%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.38%) Lawson
3 1 (0.38%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.38%) TRIRIGA
3 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.66%) IaaS
3 7 (2.66%) SoftLayer
3 7 (2.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.52%) PaaS
5 3 (1.14%) SaaS
6 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.56%) HTTP
1 12 (4.56%) Firewall
2 11 (4.18%) Internet
3 7 (2.66%) LAN
3 7 (2.66%) WAN
4 6 (2.28%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.90%) SAN
6 4 (1.52%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.14%) VPN
8 2 (0.76%) IPsec
9 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.38%) FlexRay
9 1 (0.38%) MPLS
9 1 (0.38%) OSPF
9 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.55%) BusinessObjects
2 24 (9.13%) SQL Server
3 18 (6.84%) MySQL
4 16 (6.08%) DB2
5 13 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (4.94%) QlikView
5 13 (4.94%) Big Data
6 12 (4.56%) MongoDB
6 12 (4.56%) Pentaho
7 7 (2.66%) Base SAS
7 7 (2.66%) OLAP
7 7 (2.66%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 7 (2.66%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.90%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.52%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.52%) IBM InfoSphere
10 4 (1.52%) CouchDB
10 4 (1.52%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (2.66%) Ant
1 7 (2.66%) Maven
2 5 (1.90%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (1.52%) JSUnit
4 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.38%) Selenium
4 1 (0.38%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.38%) JUnit
4 1 (0.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.38%) Toad
4 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.38%) ERwin
4 1 (0.38%) MSI
4 1 (0.38%) Log4j
4 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 28 (10.65%) Retail
2 21 (7.98%) Finance
3 13 (4.94%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.66%) Law
5 6 (2.28%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.52%) Electronics
6 4 (1.52%) Automotive
7 3 (1.14%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.14%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.14%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
8 1 (0.38%) Games
8 1 (0.38%) Military
8 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 52 (19.77%) Consultant
2 38 (14.45%) Architect
3 34 (12.93%) Developer
4 30 (11.41%) Technical Consultant
5 28 (10.65%) Mainframe Operator
6 19 (7.22%) Analyst
7 15 (5.70%) Java Consultant
8 13 (4.94%) Computer Operator
9 9 (3.42%) Java Developer
9 9 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (3.04%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (3.04%) Administrator
10 8 (3.04%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (3.04%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 8 (3.04%) Technical Architect
11 7 (2.66%) Applications Developer
11 7 (2.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (2.66%) Service Manager
11 7 (2.66%) Business Objects Developer
11 7 (2.66%) Data Centre Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (17.87%) Web Services
2 43 (16.35%) ISPF
3 37 (14.07%) HTML
4 29 (11.03%) J2EE
5 23 (8.75%) JSP
6 21 (7.98%) jQuery
7 17 (6.46%) Middleware
8 16 (6.08%) Spring
8 16 (6.08%) Struts
8 16 (6.08%) Servlets
8 16 (6.08%) CSS
9 15 (5.70%) Ext JS
10 14 (5.32%) JSON
10 14 (5.32%) WebSphere MQ
10 14 (5.32%) Hibernate
11 10 (3.80%) .NET
12 7 (2.66%) SOAP
12 7 (2.66%) REST
12 7 (2.66%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.66%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 47 (17.87%) Mainframe
2 24 (9.13%) Data Centre
3 19 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.22%) Computer Science
4 12 (4.56%) Visualisation
5 11 (4.18%) iSeries
6 10 (3.80%) User Experience
7 9 (3.42%) AS400
8 7 (2.66%) Web 2.0
9 6 (2.28%) W3C
10 5 (1.90%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.90%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.90%) EPoS
10 5 (1.90%) DataPower
11 3 (1.14%) LPAR
11 3 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.76%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.38%) DTV
13 1 (0.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 70 (26.62%) UNIX
2 51 (19.39%) Windows
3 48 (18.25%) Linux
4 37 (14.07%) AIX
5 34 (12.93%) Solaris
6 15 (5.70%) MVS
7 14 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (3.04%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.66%) Windows 7
10 7 (2.66%) Apple iOS
10 7 (2.66%) HPUX
10 7 (2.66%) Android
11 6 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (2.28%) Windows Vista
12 5 (1.90%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.38%) i5/OS
14 1 (0.38%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.38%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (13.31%) Incident Management
2 32 (12.17%) ITIL
3 28 (10.65%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (9.89%) Project Management
5 25 (9.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (7.98%) Analytics
8 20 (7.60%) E-Commerce
9 19 (7.22%) Migration
10 17 (6.46%) Requirements Analysis
11 15 (5.70%) Release Management
11 15 (5.70%) Content Management
11 15 (5.70%) Software Delivery
12 14 (5.32%) Business Analysis
12 14 (5.32%) SOA
13 12 (4.56%) Open Source
13 12 (4.56%) Business Analytics
14 11 (4.18%) Asset Management
14 11 (4.18%) TOGAF
15 10 (3.80%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 52 (19.77%) Java
2 50 (19.01%) SQL
3 43 (16.35%) JCL
4 31 (11.79%) JavaScript
5 17 (6.46%) R
6 16 (6.08%) Perl
7 12 (4.56%) Python
8 10 (3.80%) Shell Script
9 9 (3.42%) COBOL
10 6 (2.28%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.90%) VB
12 4 (1.52%) C#
12 4 (1.52%) PHP
13 2 (0.76%) C++
13 2 (0.76%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.38%) VBScript
14 1 (0.38%) ABAP
14 1 (0.38%) VBA
14 1 (0.38%) XPath
14 1 (0.38%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (11.03%) Degree
2 20 (7.60%) SC Cleared
2 20 (7.60%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.42%) DV Cleared
3 9 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.28%) CCNP
5 5 (1.90%) CCIE
6 4 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.52%) CCNA
7 3 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.76%) PMP
8 2 (0.76%) MCITP
8 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.76%) MCSE
9 1 (0.38%) MCSA
9 1 (0.38%) CCA
9 1 (0.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.84%) SLA
2 15 (5.70%) QA
3 2 (0.76%) HL7
4 1 (0.38%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (11.03%) Time Sharing Option
1 29 (11.03%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 18 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.80%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.80%) Firmware
4 5 (1.90%) XenApp
5 3 (1.14%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.76%) vSphere
6 2 (0.76%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (9.13%) Tivoli
2 15 (5.70%) ServiceCenter
2 15 (5.70%) OpenView
3 4 (1.52%) SCCM
3 4 (1.52%) NetBackup
4 3 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.76%) Netcool
5 2 (0.76%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 2 (0.76%) Control-M
5 2 (0.76%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.76%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.38%) WSUS
6 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.38%) Foglight
6 1 (0.38%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.38%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 80 (30.42%) Oracle
2 54 (20.53%) Microsoft
3 47 (17.87%) VMware
4 29 (11.03%) Lotus
4 29 (11.03%) Intel
5 28 (10.65%) HP
5 28 (10.65%) SAP
6 24 (9.13%) Cognos
7 17 (6.46%) BEA
8 16 (6.08%) Cisco
8 16 (6.08%) NetApp
9 14 (5.32%) EMC
10 12 (4.56%) Tableau
11 11 (4.18%) BT
12 10 (3.80%) Teradata
13 9 (3.42%) OpenText
14 8 (3.04%) Symantec
14 8 (3.04%) Red Hat
15 7 (2.66%) Google
16 6 (2.28%) Juniper
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