Period
to 23 July 2021

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 23 July 2021 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
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 201 180 234
Rank change year-on-year -21 +54 +25
Permanent jobs citing IBM 42 59 107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.75% 1.07% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 2.39% 2.98% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 48 90
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £23,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £44,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.80% +2.00% -7.41%
75th Percentile £86,875 £74,750 £79,688
90th Percentile £105,000 £77,500 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £66,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.00% -5.66%

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 1,760 1,978 3,945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.31% 35.87% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,494 1,665 3,506
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £92,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing IBM as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing IBM in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 July 2021.

Salary histogram for IBM in the City of London

IBM
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the City of London region over the 6 months to 23 July 2021. 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
London Bridge - 2 £67,500 -
IBM
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2021, 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 16 (38.10%) Python
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) Azure
3 11 (26.19%) AWS
4 10 (23.81%) Java
4 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 10 (23.81%) Social Skills
5 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 9 (21.43%) Oracle
5 9 (21.43%) SQL
5 9 (21.43%) Cisco
5 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 9 (21.43%) TDD
5 9 (21.43%) Spring
6 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
6 8 (19.05%) Node.js
6 8 (19.05%) Linux
6 8 (19.05%) MVC
6 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
6 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
6 8 (19.05%) React
7 7 (16.67%) Analytics
7 7 (16.67%) GCP
7 7 (16.67%) Java 8
7 7 (16.67%) DNS
7 7 (16.67%) Dell
7 7 (16.67%) SaaS
7 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

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 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.52%) Confluence
2 4 (9.52%) GlassFish
2 4 (9.52%) JBoss
3 3 (7.14%) IIS
3 3 (7.14%) SAS
3 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.76%) CICS
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (7.14%) FastStats
2 3 (7.14%) Unica
3 1 (2.38%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Azure
2 11 (26.19%) AWS
3 7 (16.67%) GCP
3 7 (16.67%) SaaS
4 6 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (11.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (11.90%) GitHub
5 5 (11.90%) IaaS
6 4 (9.52%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (7.14%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 3 (7.14%) Azure Storage
7 3 (7.14%) Power Platform
8 2 (4.76%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (4.76%) Azure LUIS
8 2 (4.76%) PaaS
9 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
9 1 (2.38%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 1 (2.38%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (2.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) DNS
2 6 (14.29%) DHCP
3 4 (9.52%) VPN
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco Firepower
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (7.14%) SAN
4 3 (7.14%) VLAN
4 3 (7.14%) VoIP
5 2 (4.76%) WebEx
6 1 (2.38%) FTP
6 1 (2.38%) Internet
6 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.38%) LAN
6 1 (2.38%) PSTN
6 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.38%) WAN
6 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.14%) Data Lake
3 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.14%) DB2
3 3 (7.14%) Power BI
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) Neo4j
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.76%) Tableau
5 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.38%) Ingres
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.38%) QlikView
5 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.90%) GitLab
2 5 (11.90%) Mockito
2 5 (11.90%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (9.52%) Apache Archiva
3 4 (9.52%) Artifactory
3 4 (9.52%) Bitbucket
3 4 (9.52%) JIRA
3 4 (9.52%) JUnit
3 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.38%) ER Studio
4 1 (2.38%) ERwin
4 1 (2.38%) Sourcetree
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.38%) Travis CI
4 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Social Skills
3 8 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 7 (16.67%) Banking
5 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.52%) Public Speaking
6 3 (7.14%) Marketing
6 3 (7.14%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (7.14%) Retail
7 2 (4.76%) Law
8 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
8 1 (2.38%) International Banking
8 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (2.38%) Organisational Skills
8 1 (2.38%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Lead Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Programmer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Programmer
5 4 (9.52%) z/OS Systems Programmer
6 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Data Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Data Protection Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Integration Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Principal Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) Spring
2 8 (19.05%) AngularJS
2 8 (19.05%) Node.js
2 8 (19.05%) React
3 7 (16.67%) RESTful
4 6 (14.29%) Spring Boot
5 5 (11.90%) JMS
5 5 (11.90%) Middleware
6 4 (9.52%) Apache Camel
6 4 (9.52%) Hibernate
6 4 (9.52%) Hystrix
6 4 (9.52%) Java EE
6 4 (9.52%) JAX-RS
6 4 (9.52%) Kafka
6 4 (9.52%) REST
6 4 (9.52%) Spring Batch
6 4 (9.52%) Spring Integration
6 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Mainframe
2 4 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.52%) Blog
3 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.14%) EFT
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (7.14%) Social Media
4 2 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.38%) Acoustics
5 1 (2.38%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.38%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) Unix
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) zOS
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.14%) VMS
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.43%) TDD
3 8 (19.05%) MVC
4 7 (16.67%) Analytics
4 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (14.29%) Microservices
6 5 (11.90%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (11.90%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (11.90%) OO
6 5 (11.90%) Presales
6 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
6 5 (11.90%) Technical Leadership
6 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
7 4 (9.52%) CQRS
7 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (9.52%) Pair Programming
7 4 (9.52%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) Python
2 10 (23.81%) Java
3 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 9 (21.43%) SQL
4 7 (16.67%) Java 8
5 5 (11.90%) C++
6 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.14%) R
8 2 (4.76%) JCL
8 2 (4.76%) REXX
9 1 (2.38%) C
9 1 (2.38%) C#
9 1 (2.38%) Korn
9 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.38%) Scala
9 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) PhD
2 1 (2.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (2.38%) CISA
2 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.38%) CISSP
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) ISO 20022
2 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.38%) GRC
3 1 (2.38%) ISO 15022
System Software
1 6 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) Docker
3 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) RACF
4 2 (4.76%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (4.76%) XenApp
5 1 (2.38%) VirtualBox
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 4 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.52%) Terraform
3 3 (7.14%) Ansible
3 3 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 3 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (4.76%) Packer
4 2 (4.76%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (4.76%) zSecure
5 1 (2.38%) AssetCenter
5 1 (2.38%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.38%) Graylog
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.38%) Puppet
5 1 (2.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) Cisco
2 9 (21.43%) Oracle
3 7 (16.67%) Dell
4 6 (14.29%) EMC
4 6 (14.29%) Veritas
4 6 (14.29%) VMware
5 4 (9.52%) Google
5 4 (9.52%) HP
6 3 (7.14%) Apteco
6 3 (7.14%) Brocade
6 3 (7.14%) CommVault
6 3 (7.14%) SAP
6 3 (7.14%) Symantec
6 3 (7.14%) Veeam
7 2 (4.76%) Citrix
7 2 (4.76%) Polycom
7 2 (4.76%) Teradata
7 2 (4.76%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.38%) Aruba