Period
to 18 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 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.

IBM
London > Central London
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 232 223
Rank change year-on-year -28 -9 -61
Permanent jobs citing IBM 135 139 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.95% 1.12% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 2.63% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 100 121 150
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £46,125 £40,500 £41,125
90th Percentile £87,750 £88,750 £93,000
London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -

IBM is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Central London.

All Vendors
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,795 5,288 6,405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.93% 42.65% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5,046 4,701 5,692
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Central London

IBM
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM in Central London.

Salary trend for IBM in Central London

IBM
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Central London over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Central London

IBM
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Central London region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -50 96 £70,000 +14.29% 20
West End of London -14 3 £38,750 +72.22% 1
City of Westminster - 3 £57,500 -
Lambeth - 2 - -
Southwark - 1 £55,000 -
IBM
London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for IBM.

1 53 (39.26%) Finance
2 42 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (31.11%) SQL Server
3 41 (30.37%) SQL
4 39 (28.89%) Java
4 39 (28.89%) Microsoft
5 37 (27.41%) Oracle
6 35 (25.93%) C#
7 33 (24.44%) Linux
8 32 (23.70%) Python
8 32 (23.70%) DevOps
9 30 (22.22%) Windows
10 28 (20.74%) VMware
10 28 (20.74%) WebSphere
11 27 (20.00%) SAP
12 26 (19.26%) Banking
12 26 (19.26%) Amazon AWS
13 25 (18.52%) .NET
13 25 (18.52%) Red Hat
14 23 (17.04%) HP
14 23 (17.04%) JavaScript
15 22 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (15.56%) Scrum
16 21 (15.56%) Docker
17 20 (14.81%) Ansible
18 19 (14.07%) Spring
18 19 (14.07%) Degree
19 18 (13.33%) Computer Science
19 18 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
19 18 (13.33%) TDD

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 28 (20.74%) WebSphere
2 18 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 12 (8.89%) WebLogic
4 11 (8.15%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (6.67%) MS Exchange
7 7 (5.19%) Apache
8 6 (4.44%) Apache Spark
9 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
10 4 (2.96%) CMS
10 4 (2.96%) IIS
11 3 (2.22%) Confluence
11 3 (2.22%) Skype for Business
12 2 (1.48%) Commerce Server
12 2 (1.48%) Documentum
12 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (1.48%) FileNet
12 2 (1.48%) GlassFish
12 2 (1.48%) JCAPS
12 2 (1.48%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (8.15%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (3.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 4 (2.96%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (2.96%) Temenos T24
5 3 (2.22%) IntelliMatch
5 3 (2.22%) Magento
6 1 (0.74%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.74%) R3 Corda
6 1 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 26 (19.26%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (12.59%) IBM Cloud
4 16 (11.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (8.89%) OpenShift
5 12 (8.89%) PaaS
6 10 (7.41%) Office 365
6 10 (7.41%) Serverless
7 3 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.22%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.22%) Route 53
8 2 (1.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.48%) Datadog
8 2 (1.48%) SoftLayer
8 2 (1.48%) Stackdriver
9 1 (0.74%) Boomi
9 1 (0.74%) CallidusCloud
9 1 (0.74%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.74%) SaaS
9 1 (0.74%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) DNS
2 14 (10.37%) DHCP
2 14 (10.37%) SAN
3 6 (4.44%) TCP/IP
4 5 (3.70%) FTP
5 4 (2.96%) Firewall
6 3 (2.22%) HTTP
6 3 (2.22%) SMTP
6 3 (2.22%) VPN
7 2 (1.48%) BGP
7 2 (1.48%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.48%) Network Security
7 2 (1.48%) Skype
7 2 (1.48%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.74%) ICMP
8 1 (0.74%) IPsec
8 1 (0.74%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.37%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.89%) Power BI
3 12 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (8.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (5.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (5.93%) Big Data
6 8 (5.93%) Hadoop
6 8 (5.93%) MySQL
7 7 (5.19%) RDBMS
8 6 (4.44%) DB2
9 3 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.22%) Redis
10 2 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.48%) Cosmos DB
10 2 (1.48%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (8.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.93%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.19%) Maven
4 5 (3.70%) JIRA
4 5 (3.70%) JUnit
4 5 (3.70%) NUnit
4 5 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.96%) AppScan
5 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.96%) IBM UrbanCode
5 4 (2.96%) MSTest
6 3 (2.22%) Ant
6 3 (2.22%) Jasmine
6 3 (2.22%) Mocha
6 3 (2.22%) Mockito
6 3 (2.22%) TestNG
7 2 (1.48%) ERwin
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.48%) TeamCity
General
1 53 (39.26%) Finance
2 26 (19.26%) Banking
3 13 (9.63%) Retail
4 7 (5.19%) Billing
5 5 (3.70%) Back Office
5 5 (3.70%) International Banking
5 5 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.22%) Marketing
7 2 (1.48%) Law
7 2 (1.48%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.74%) Advertising
8 1 (0.74%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 43 (31.85%) Developer
2 21 (15.56%) Architect
3 19 (14.07%) C# Developer
4 14 (10.37%) Java Developer
5 11 (8.15%) Analyst
5 11 (8.15%) Linux Engineer
5 11 (8.15%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (8.15%) Support Engineer
6 10 (7.41%) Consultant
7 9 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.93%) Cloud Developer
8 8 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.93%) IT Engineer
9 7 (5.19%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.19%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.52%) .NET
2 19 (14.07%) Spring
3 18 (13.33%) HTML
4 17 (12.59%) ASP.NET
4 17 (12.59%) Spring Boot
5 13 (9.63%) CSS
5 13 (9.63%) Java EE
6 12 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (8.89%) Node.js
7 11 (8.15%) WPF
8 10 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 10 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
9 9 (6.67%) Spring Cloud
9 9 (6.67%) Web Services
10 7 (5.19%) Kafka
11 6 (4.44%) J2EE
11 6 (4.44%) Middleware
11 6 (4.44%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (3.70%) jQuery
12 5 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 17 (12.59%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (8.89%) Mainframe
3 12 (8.89%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (8.15%) Cloud Native
4 11 (8.15%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (8.15%) iSeries
5 10 (7.41%) Blog
5 10 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (5.93%) EMC VMAX
7 7 (5.19%) iPad
8 6 (4.44%) Fintech
8 6 (4.44%) Management Information System
8 6 (4.44%) Public Cloud
9 5 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (2.96%) Virtual Team
11 3 (2.22%) Data Centre
12 2 (1.48%) IBM Storwize
12 2 (1.48%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.44%) Linux
2 30 (22.22%) Windows
3 17 (12.59%) Windows Server
4 11 (8.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.44%) Unix
6 5 (3.70%) CentOS
6 5 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.22%) AIX
9 2 (1.48%) Android
9 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.48%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.48%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (23.70%) DevOps
3 21 (15.56%) Scrum
4 18 (13.33%) TDD
5 16 (11.85%) ITIL
6 15 (11.11%) ETL
6 15 (11.11%) Microservices
7 14 (10.37%) CRM
7 14 (10.37%) Project Management
8 13 (9.63%) Configuration Management
8 13 (9.63%) Data Modelling
8 13 (9.63%) E-Commerce
8 13 (9.63%) Information Governance
9 12 (8.89%) Collaborative Working
9 12 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (8.89%) MVC
9 12 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (8.89%) SDLC
10 10 (7.41%) Data Analysis
10 10 (7.41%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.37%) SQL
2 39 (28.89%) Java
3 35 (25.93%) C#
4 32 (23.70%) Python
5 23 (17.04%) JavaScript
6 12 (8.89%) Bash Shell
6 12 (8.89%) Go
7 9 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.93%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.44%) C++
10 5 (3.70%) Perl
11 4 (2.96%) VBA
12 3 (2.22%) Java 8
12 3 (2.22%) Scala
13 2 (1.48%) ANSI SQL
13 2 (1.48%) Korn
13 2 (1.48%) PHP
13 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.48%) VB
13 2 (1.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (14.07%) Degree
2 13 (9.63%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.41%) Master's Degree
4 9 (6.67%) CISSP
5 7 (5.19%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (5.19%) MCSE
5 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.22%) AWS Certification
7 3 (2.22%) CISM
8 2 (1.48%) CISA
9 1 (0.74%) CCIE
9 1 (0.74%) CHFI
9 1 (0.74%) GIAC
9 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.74%) PhD
9 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.74%) PMP
9 1 (0.74%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.11%) GCP
1 15 (11.11%) GDPR
2 10 (7.41%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.96%) QA
4 3 (2.22%) SLA
5 2 (1.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (16.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (15.56%) Docker
3 15 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 10 (7.41%) XenServer
5 7 (5.19%) XenApp
6 5 (3.70%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.22%) vSphere
8 2 (1.48%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.74%) ACF2
9 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.74%) NFS
9 1 (0.74%) RACF
Systems Management
1 20 (14.81%) Ansible
2 17 (12.59%) Kubernetes
3 14 (10.37%) Puppet
4 13 (9.63%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (6.67%) Nagios
5 9 (6.67%) Salt
6 8 (5.93%) HP Data Protector
7 5 (3.70%) Grafana
7 5 (3.70%) HP SIM
8 3 (2.22%) HAProxy
8 3 (2.22%) Nessus
9 2 (1.48%) Control-M
9 2 (1.48%) HP Fortify
9 2 (1.48%) logstash
9 2 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.48%) QRadar
9 2 (1.48%) Terraform
9 2 (1.48%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.74%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.74%) vRealize
Vendors
1 39 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 37 (27.41%) Oracle
3 28 (20.74%) VMware
4 27 (20.00%) SAP
5 25 (18.52%) Red Hat
6 23 (17.04%) HP
7 17 (12.59%) Cisco
7 17 (12.59%) Google
8 14 (10.37%) Dell
9 12 (8.89%) hybris
10 11 (8.15%) Citrix
10 11 (8.15%) ServiceNow
11 10 (7.41%) EMC
11 10 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (5.93%) 3PAR
12 8 (5.93%) NetApp
13 6 (4.44%) Cognos
14 5 (3.70%) ATG
14 5 (3.70%) SolarWinds
15 4 (2.96%) McAfee