Period
to 28 October 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 28 October 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
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 156 100 165
Rank change year-on-year -56 +65 +6
Permanent jobs citing IBM 76 32 107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.36% 1.76% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 3.35% 4.07% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 95
10th Percentile £40,350 £46,250 £24,750
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,188 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% - +18.18%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +13.64% -4.35%

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 East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,267 786 3,296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.61% 43.19% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,190 642 2,373
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,300 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.66% +0.67% -
75th Percentile £57,688 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £71,025 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.80% +7.00% -

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in the East of England

IBM
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IBM in the East of England.

Salary trend for IBM in the East of England

IBM
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing IBM in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Salary histogram for IBM in the East of England

IBM
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the East of England region over the 6 months to 28 October 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
Hertfordshire -16 63 £65,000 +6.12% 12
Essex -12 7 £60,000 +26.32%
Bedfordshire -25 5 £41,500 -36.15%
Suffolk - 1 - -
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for IBM.

1 43 (56.58%) Rational Rhapsody
2 42 (55.26%) Jenkins
3 41 (53.95%) MATLAB
3 41 (53.95%) Simulink
3 41 (53.95%) SysML
4 39 (51.32%) TDD
4 39 (51.32%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (50.00%) Windows
6 37 (48.68%) Linux
6 37 (48.68%) Electronics
7 36 (47.37%) UML
7 36 (47.37%) C
7 36 (47.37%) Firmware
7 36 (47.37%) Def Stans
7 36 (47.37%) MISRA
8 26 (34.21%) Degree
9 23 (30.26%) Computer Science
10 20 (26.32%) Rational Team Concert
11 19 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
11 19 (25.00%) Ada
12 17 (22.37%) OO
12 17 (22.37%) C++
12 17 (22.37%) Embedded C
12 17 (22.37%) Embedded C++
12 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (14.47%) Systems Engineering
14 10 (13.16%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
14 10 (13.16%) Rational DOORS
15 8 (10.53%) Oracle
15 8 (10.53%) Social Skills

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (5.26%) Confluence
2 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.32%) Apache
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Synapse
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (53.95%) Simulink
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.95%) SPSS
3 1 (1.32%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) IBM Planning Analytics
2 1 (1.32%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Power Platform
2 2 (2.63%) AWS
2 2 (2.63%) Azure
2 2 (2.63%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.32%) Azure Synapse Analytics
3 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.32%) Collibra
3 1 (1.32%) Firebase
3 1 (1.32%) GCP
3 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.32%) Google Data Studio
3 1 (1.32%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) Power BI
2 4 (5.26%) MySQL
2 4 (5.26%) OLAP
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.26%) Tableau
3 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (1.32%) Big Data
4 1 (1.32%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.32%) Data Vault
4 1 (1.32%) DB2
4 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.32%) Redshift Spectrum
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (56.58%) Rational Rhapsody
2 42 (55.26%) Jenkins
3 20 (26.32%) Rational Team Concert
4 10 (13.16%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (6.58%) JIRA
6 4 (5.26%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.95%) Artifactory
7 3 (3.95%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.95%) GitLab
7 3 (3.95%) Maven
8 1 (1.32%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.32%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.32%) ClearQuest
8 1 (1.32%) ERwin
8 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.32%) Rational Quality Manager
8 1 (1.32%) Redmine
8 1 (1.32%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 37 (48.68%) Electronics
2 8 (10.53%) Social Skills
3 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.58%) Military
4 5 (6.58%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.95%) Finance
5 3 (3.95%) Marketing
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.32%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.32%) Publishing
6 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (53.95%) Design Engineer
2 36 (47.37%) Development Engineer
2 36 (47.37%) Embedded Engineer
2 36 (47.37%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
2 36 (47.37%) Software Design Engineer
2 36 (47.37%) Software Development Engineer
3 17 (22.37%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 10 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Business Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.63%) Business Development Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Data Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Data Protection Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Lead DevOps
9 2 (2.63%) Service Development Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Service Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (3.95%) Spring
1 3 (3.95%) Spring Boot
2 2 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (1.32%) HTML
3 1 (1.32%) JTS
3 1 (1.32%) Node.js
3 1 (1.32%) REST
3 1 (1.32%) SOAP
3 1 (1.32%) Web Services
3 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) iSeries
2 5 (6.58%) Biotechnology
2 5 (6.58%) Life Science
2 5 (6.58%) Virtual Team
3 3 (3.95%) AS400
4 2 (2.63%) Blog
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) PMI
5 1 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.32%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 38 (50.00%) Windows
2 37 (48.68%) Linux
3 2 (2.63%) OS/400
4 1 (1.32%) Unix
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.95%) SysML
2 39 (51.32%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (51.32%) TDD
3 36 (47.37%) UML
4 23 (30.26%) Computer Science
5 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (22.37%) OO
6 11 (14.47%) Systems Engineering
7 10 (13.16%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 7 (9.21%) DevOps
9 6 (7.89%) Analytics
9 6 (7.89%) Collaborative Working
9 6 (7.89%) Data Management
9 6 (7.89%) Master Data Management
9 6 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.58%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.58%) Product Backlog
10 5 (6.58%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (6.58%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.95%) MATLAB
2 36 (47.37%) C
3 19 (25.00%) Ada
4 17 (22.37%) C++
4 17 (22.37%) Embedded C
4 17 (22.37%) Embedded C++
5 7 (9.21%) Java
5 7 (9.21%) SQL
6 4 (5.26%) RPG
7 3 (3.95%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.63%) C#
8 2 (2.63%) Python
9 1 (1.32%) Go
9 1 (1.32%) R
9 1 (1.32%) Scala
9 1 (1.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) Degree
2 19 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) CAPM
5 1 (1.32%) CISSP
5 1 (1.32%) ISACA
5 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.32%) PMP
5 1 (1.32%) RHCA
5 1 (1.32%) RHCE
5 1 (1.32%) VCAP
5 1 (1.32%) VCDX
5 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (47.37%) Def Stans
1 36 (47.37%) MISRA
2 5 (6.58%) Data Quality
2 5 (6.58%) GDPR
2 5 (6.58%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 36 (47.37%) Firmware
2 2 (2.63%) Docker
3 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (6.58%) Ansible
2 2 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Oracle
2 5 (6.58%) Informatica
2 5 (6.58%) MathWorks
3 3 (3.95%) Cognos
3 3 (3.95%) Hyperion
3 3 (3.95%) Saba
3 3 (3.95%) SAP
3 3 (3.95%) ServiceNow
3 3 (3.95%) VMware
4 2 (2.63%) CommVault
4 2 (2.63%) FalconStor
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) Veeam
5 1 (1.32%) Adobe
5 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco
5 1 (1.32%) Google
5 1 (1.32%) HP
5 1 (1.32%) PTC
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat