Period
to 13 December 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 13 December 2019 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 238 255 220
Rank change year-on-year +17 -35 -13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 89 83 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.91% 0.78% 1.15%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 1.96% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 71 59 100
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +8.50%
10th Percentile £46,250 £45,300 £42,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £101,500 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +11.54% +4.00% +8.50%

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,707 4,235 4,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.74% 39.80% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,171 3,733 3,862
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in the City of London

IBM
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for IBM in the City of London

IBM
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in the City of London over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Salary histogram for IBM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for IBM.

1 36 (40.45%) Oracle
2 31 (34.83%) SQL
3 29 (32.58%) Finance
4 25 (28.09%) SAP
5 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
6 22 (24.72%) ETL
6 22 (24.72%) AWS
7 21 (23.60%) HTML
8 20 (22.47%) Data Warehouse
8 20 (22.47%) Azure
8 20 (22.47%) Presales
9 18 (20.22%) Analytics
10 16 (17.98%) Microservices
10 16 (17.98%) Test Automation
10 16 (17.98%) WebSphere
10 16 (17.98%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (16.85%) Web Development
11 15 (16.85%) GCP
12 14 (15.73%) Relational Database
12 14 (15.73%) Windows
12 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
13 13 (14.61%) XML
13 13 (14.61%) Business Analysis
13 13 (14.61%) Master Data Management
13 13 (14.61%) Data Quality
13 13 (14.61%) Virtual Team
14 12 (13.48%) OO
14 12 (13.48%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (13.48%) RDBMS

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 16 (17.98%) WebSphere
2 12 (13.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (11.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 10 (11.24%) Apache Solr
3 10 (11.24%) CMS
4 6 (6.74%) Apache Spark
5 5 (5.62%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.37%) MQSeries
7 3 (3.37%) SAS
8 1 (1.12%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.12%) CICS
8 1 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.12%) Confluence
8 1 (1.12%) IIS
8 1 (1.12%) JBoss
8 1 (1.12%) nginx
8 1 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.12%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Magento
1 10 (11.24%) SAP Hybris
1 10 (11.24%) SDL Web 8
2 4 (4.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.25%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 22 (24.72%) AWS
2 20 (22.47%) Azure
3 15 (16.85%) GCP
4 10 (11.24%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (11.24%) Serverless
5 3 (3.37%) Datadog
6 2 (2.25%) Office 365
6 2 (2.25%) Power Platform
7 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.12%) GitHub
7 1 (1.12%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.36%) HTTP
1 11 (12.36%) Internet
2 9 (10.11%) SAN
3 4 (4.49%) DHCP
3 4 (4.49%) DNS
4 3 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.12%) Firewall
5 1 (1.12%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.72%) SQL Server
2 20 (22.47%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (15.73%) Relational Database
4 12 (13.48%) RDBMS
5 11 (12.36%) Big Data
6 10 (11.24%) Endeca
7 9 (10.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (8.99%) DB2
9 7 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (5.62%) DataStage
11 5 (5.62%) Flink
11 5 (5.62%) IBM InfoSphere
12 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (3.37%) Hadoop
13 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.49%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.49%) Maven
2 4 (4.49%) Selenium
2 4 (4.49%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.37%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.37%) JBehave
3 3 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (3.37%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.25%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.25%) DbUnit
4 2 (2.25%) GitLab
4 2 (2.25%) jMock
4 2 (2.25%) JUnit
4 2 (2.25%) Mockito
5 1 (1.12%) AdminStudio
5 1 (1.12%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.12%) PVCS
5 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 29 (32.58%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Marketing
3 3 (3.37%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Retail
4 2 (2.25%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (25.84%) Architect
2 22 (24.72%) Consultant
3 16 (17.98%) Analyst
4 14 (15.73%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (13.48%) Cloud Architect
6 10 (11.24%) Cloud Consultant
6 10 (11.24%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 10 (11.24%) Managing Consultant
6 10 (11.24%) Salesforce Architect
6 10 (11.24%) Salesforce Consultant
6 10 (11.24%) Salesforce Solution Architect
6 10 (11.24%) Solutions Consultant
7 9 (10.11%) Automation Consultant
7 9 (10.11%) Process Consultant
7 9 (10.11%) Robotic Process Automation Consultant
8 6 (6.74%) Data Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Big Data Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Data Architect
9 5 (5.62%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.60%) HTML
2 13 (14.61%) XML
3 11 (12.36%) CSS
4 10 (11.24%) RESTful
5 9 (10.11%) Regular Expression
6 8 (8.99%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (7.87%) Kafka
7 7 (7.87%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (6.74%) .NET
9 5 (5.62%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (5.62%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (4.49%) Web Services
11 3 (3.37%) JMS
11 3 (3.37%) Middleware
12 2 (2.25%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
12 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.25%) IBM Integration Bus
12 2 (2.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Virtual Team
2 10 (11.24%) iPad
3 6 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.49%) FMCG
4 4 (4.49%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (4.49%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.49%) Replication
5 3 (3.37%) Augmented Reality
5 3 (3.37%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.37%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.37%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.25%) DataPower
6 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.25%) iSeries
6 2 (2.25%) PDA
6 2 (2.25%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Windows
2 10 (11.24%) Linux
3 5 (5.62%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.25%) Android
6 1 (1.12%) CentOS
6 1 (1.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (24.72%) ETL
3 20 (22.47%) Presales
4 18 (20.22%) Analytics
5 16 (17.98%) Microservices
5 16 (17.98%) Test Automation
6 15 (16.85%) Web Development
7 13 (14.61%) Business Analysis
7 13 (14.61%) Master Data Management
8 12 (13.48%) OO
8 12 (13.48%) Workflow
9 11 (12.36%) Content Management
9 11 (12.36%) Information Governance
9 11 (12.36%) ITIL
9 11 (12.36%) Project Management
10 10 (11.24%) E-Commerce
10 10 (11.24%) OOD
10 10 (11.24%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (11.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (10.11%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 31 (34.83%) SQL
2 11 (12.36%) Java
3 9 (10.11%) Python
4 8 (8.99%) C#
5 7 (7.87%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.87%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.62%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.49%) C++
7 4 (4.49%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.37%) Ruby
8 3 (3.37%) Scala
9 2 (2.25%) C
9 2 (2.25%) Kotlin
9 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.12%) COBOL
10 1 (1.12%) Perl
10 1 (1.12%) PL/1
10 1 (1.12%) REXX
10 1 (1.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.12%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) ISEB
3 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.61%) Data Quality
2 7 (7.87%) GDPR
3 4 (4.49%) QA
3 4 (4.49%) SLA
4 1 (1.12%) ISO 15022
4 1 (1.12%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Docker
1 5 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) ACF2
3 1 (1.12%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (6.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 5 (5.62%) Tivoli
3 4 (4.49%) Ansible
3 4 (4.49%) Failover Clustering
3 4 (4.49%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.49%) Terraform
4 3 (3.37%) Nagios
4 3 (3.37%) Packer
4 3 (3.37%) QRadar
4 3 (3.37%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (2.25%) Control-M
5 2 (2.25%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.25%) vRealize
6 1 (1.12%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.12%) HP ALM
6 1 (1.12%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.12%) Puppet
6 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 36 (40.45%) Oracle
2 25 (28.09%) SAP
3 16 (17.98%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
5 11 (12.36%) Informatica
6 10 (11.24%) Adobe
6 10 (11.24%) ATG
6 10 (11.24%) Demandware
6 10 (11.24%) Elastic Path
6 10 (11.24%) hybris
6 10 (11.24%) Interwoven
7 9 (10.11%) UiPath
8 6 (6.74%) VMware
9 5 (5.62%) Cognos
10 4 (4.49%) Cisco
10 4 (4.49%) Google
10 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds
11 3 (3.37%) Splunk
11 3 (3.37%) Talend