Period
to 16 February 2020

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 16 February 2020 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
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 236 248 227
Rank change year-on-year +12 -21 +10
Permanent jobs citing IBM 69 79 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.77% 0.77% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 2.08% 1.91% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 48 57 93
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +21.52%
10th Percentile £53,375 £47,000 £46,114
90th Percentile £120,000 £91,000 £99,500
Central London median annual salary £83,750 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +24.07% -3.57% +21.52%

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 3,312 4,131 4,601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.90% 40.04% 42.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,770 3,657 4,004
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 16 February 2020.

Salary histogram for IBM in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, 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 30 (43.48%) Finance
2 23 (33.33%) Oracle
2 23 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 22 (31.88%) ETL
4 20 (28.99%) SQL
4 20 (28.99%) AWS
5 19 (27.54%) HTML
5 19 (27.54%) SAP
6 18 (26.09%) ITIL
6 18 (26.09%) Informatica
6 18 (26.09%) Azure
6 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (26.09%) Presales
7 14 (20.29%) Microservices
7 14 (20.29%) GCP
7 14 (20.29%) WebSphere
8 13 (18.84%) Test Automation
9 12 (17.39%) Analytics
9 12 (17.39%) Release Management
9 12 (17.39%) SDLC
10 11 (15.94%) Relational Database
10 11 (15.94%) Business Analysis
10 11 (15.94%) OO
10 11 (15.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (14.49%) CSS
11 10 (14.49%) RDBMS
11 10 (14.49%) XML
11 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
11 10 (14.49%) Workflow
11 10 (14.49%) Internet

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 14 (20.29%) WebSphere
2 11 (15.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (13.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (13.04%) Apache Solr
3 9 (13.04%) CMS
4 6 (8.70%) Apache Spark
5 4 (5.80%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.90%) MQSeries
7 2 (2.90%) SAS
8 1 (1.45%) CICS
8 1 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.45%) Confluence
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Magento
1 9 (13.04%) SAP Hybris
1 9 (13.04%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.99%) AWS
2 18 (26.09%) Azure
3 14 (20.29%) GCP
4 9 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (13.04%) Serverless
5 3 (4.35%) Datadog
6 2 (2.90%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.45%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.45%) GitHub
7 1 (1.45%) Office 365
7 1 (1.45%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.45%) PaaS
7 1 (1.45%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) Internet
2 9 (13.04%) HTTP
3 8 (11.59%) SAN
4 3 (4.35%) DHCP
4 3 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (1.45%) Firewall
5 1 (1.45%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) Relational Database
2 10 (14.49%) RDBMS
3 9 (13.04%) Big Data
3 9 (13.04%) Endeca
3 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.59%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.80%) DB2
5 4 (5.80%) Flink
5 4 (5.80%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.45%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.35%) JUnit
2 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.90%) DbUnit
2 2 (2.90%) GitLab
2 2 (2.90%) jMock
2 2 (2.90%) Mockito
2 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.45%) Ant
3 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.45%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.45%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (1.45%) JBehave
3 1 (1.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.45%) Maven
3 1 (1.45%) PVCS
3 1 (1.45%) Selenium
3 1 (1.45%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (43.48%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Marketing
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.45%) Law
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Architect
2 18 (26.09%) Consultant
3 13 (18.84%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (17.39%) Release Manager
5 10 (14.49%) Cloud Architect
6 9 (13.04%) Automation Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Cloud Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 9 (13.04%) Managing Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Process Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Robotic Process Automation Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Salesforce Architect
6 9 (13.04%) Salesforce Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Salesforce Solution Architect
6 9 (13.04%) Solutions Consultant
7 8 (11.59%) Analyst
8 5 (7.25%) Data Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Data Architect
9 4 (5.80%) DBA
9 4 (5.80%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.54%) HTML
2 10 (14.49%) CSS
2 10 (14.49%) XML
3 9 (13.04%) Regular Expression
3 9 (13.04%) RESTful
4 6 (8.70%) Kafka
4 6 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (7.25%) .NET
5 5 (7.25%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (5.80%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (5.80%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (4.35%) Middleware
7 3 (4.35%) Web Services
8 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.90%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (2.90%) Node.js
8 2 (2.90%) PowerMock
8 2 (2.90%) REST
8 2 (2.90%) TensorFlow
9 1 (1.45%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) iPad
1 9 (13.04%) Virtual Team
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.80%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.80%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.35%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.35%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.35%) Replication
5 2 (2.90%) Blog
5 2 (2.90%) DataPower
5 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.90%) PDA
6 1 (1.45%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.45%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.45%) iSeries
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Linux
3 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.90%) Android
6 1 (1.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (31.88%) ETL
2 18 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (26.09%) ITIL
2 18 (26.09%) Presales
3 14 (20.29%) Microservices
4 13 (18.84%) Test Automation
5 12 (17.39%) Analytics
5 12 (17.39%) Release Management
5 12 (17.39%) SDLC
6 11 (15.94%) Business Analysis
6 11 (15.94%) OO
7 10 (14.49%) Web Development
7 10 (14.49%) Workflow
8 9 (13.04%) Application Packaging
8 9 (13.04%) Content Management
8 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 9 (13.04%) Master Data Management
8 9 (13.04%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (13.04%) Robotic Process Automation
8 9 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.99%) SQL
2 9 (13.04%) Python
3 8 (11.59%) Java
4 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.80%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.80%) C#
5 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.35%) C++
6 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.35%) Scala
6 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.90%) Kotlin
7 2 (2.90%) Ruby
7 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.45%) COBOL
8 1 (1.45%) Perl
8 1 (1.45%) PL/1
8 1 (1.45%) REXX
8 1 (1.45%) VB
8 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.45%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.35%) GDPR
2 3 (4.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Docker
2 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.45%) ACF2
4 1 (1.45%) RACF
4 1 (1.45%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Kubernetes
1 5 (7.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (5.80%) Ansible
2 4 (5.80%) Terraform
3 3 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (4.35%) Nagios
3 3 (4.35%) Packer
3 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (4.35%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.90%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (2.90%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.90%) vRealize
5 1 (1.45%) Control-M
5 1 (1.45%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Oracle
1 23 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 19 (27.54%) SAP
3 18 (26.09%) Informatica
4 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.04%) Adobe
5 9 (13.04%) ATG
5 9 (13.04%) Demandware
5 9 (13.04%) Elastic Path
5 9 (13.04%) hybris
5 9 (13.04%) Interwoven
5 9 (13.04%) UiPath
6 5 (7.25%) VMware
7 4 (5.80%) Cisco
7 4 (5.80%) Google
7 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.90%) Hortonworks
9 2 (2.90%) Talend
9 2 (2.90%) Veeam