Period
to 7 April 2020

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 7 April 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
England > East of England
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 152 197 199
Rank change year-on-year +45 +2 -13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 98 111 173
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.77% 1.31% 1.34%
As % of the Vendors category 3.82% 2.96% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 85 70 133
Median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £45,500 £23,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,750 £70,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +9.52%

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 East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,563 3,746 5,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 46.27% 44.27% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,768 2,802 4,190
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.10% +1.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 7 April 2020.

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 7 April 2020. 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 +24 43 £65,000 +30.00% 8
Bedfordshire +26 24 £68,000 +8.80%
Cambridgeshire +48 18 £62,500 +171.74% 1
Essex -3 7 £47,500 -24.00% 5
Norfolk -3 4 £65,000 +35.42%
Suffolk +3 2 £82,500 +211.32% 1
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 7 April 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 East of England region with a requirement for IBM.

1 61 (62.24%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (57.14%) SQL
3 53 (54.08%) Oracle
4 36 (36.73%) Migration
5 34 (34.69%) Microsoft
6 32 (32.65%) Data Migration
7 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
8 24 (24.49%) C#
8 24 (24.49%) ETL
8 24 (24.49%) Talend
9 21 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
10 20 (20.41%) SAP
10 20 (20.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (19.39%) Marketing
11 19 (19.39%) AWS
11 19 (19.39%) CRM
12 18 (18.37%) Java
12 18 (18.37%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (18.37%) SC Cleared
12 18 (18.37%) Security Cleared
12 18 (18.37%) IBM InfoSphere
12 18 (18.37%) Scaled Agile Framework
12 18 (18.37%) Public Sector
13 17 (17.35%) Finance
14 15 (15.31%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (15.31%) Waterfall
14 15 (15.31%) Tableau
15 14 (14.29%) Azure
15 14 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (14.29%) Problem-Solving

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 10 (10.20%) WebSphere
2 9 (9.18%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.12%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.10%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.08%) Confluence
5 4 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Photoshop
1 4 (4.08%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Magento
2 4 (4.08%) Shopify
3 3 (3.06%) Maximo
4 1 (1.02%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.39%) AWS
2 14 (14.29%) Azure
3 8 (8.16%) GCP
4 7 (7.14%) Amazon ECS
4 7 (7.14%) IBM Cloud
5 6 (6.12%) Power Platform
6 4 (4.08%) CloudBees
6 4 (4.08%) Office 365
6 4 (4.08%) OpenShift
7 2 (2.04%) IaaS
8 1 (1.02%) Google Analytics
8 1 (1.02%) PaaS
8 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) DNS
1 4 (4.08%) VPN
2 2 (2.04%) ATM
2 2 (2.04%) HTTP
2 2 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.02%) DHCP
3 1 (1.02%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.02%) Firewall
3 1 (1.02%) Internet
3 1 (1.02%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.02%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 21 (21.43%) Oracle Reports
3 20 (20.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (18.37%) IBM InfoSphere
4 18 (18.37%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (10.20%) Big Data
6 7 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (7.14%) NoSQL
7 6 (6.12%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (6.12%) Power BI
7 6 (6.12%) Snowflake Schema
8 4 (4.08%) DB2
8 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.04%) GIS
9 2 (2.04%) MySQL
9 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.24%) JIRA
2 8 (8.16%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.10%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.08%) Grunt
4 4 (4.08%) Jasmine
4 4 (4.08%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (3.06%) Selenium
5 3 (3.06%) WebDriver
6 2 (2.04%) Postman
6 2 (2.04%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.02%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.02%) REST Assured
General
1 19 (19.39%) Marketing
2 18 (18.37%) Public Sector
3 17 (17.35%) Finance
4 6 (6.12%) Advertising
5 3 (3.06%) Games
6 2 (2.04%) Retail
7 1 (1.02%) Banking
7 1 (1.02%) French Language
7 1 (1.02%) German Language
7 1 (1.02%) Publishing
7 1 (1.02%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 35 (35.71%) Developer
2 27 (27.55%) Analyst
3 22 (22.45%) C# Developer
3 22 (22.45%) SQL Developer
4 18 (18.37%) Data Migration Developer
4 18 (18.37%) ETL Developer
4 18 (18.37%) Oracle Developer
4 18 (18.37%) Oracle ETL Developer
4 18 (18.37%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 18 (18.37%) SQL Server Developer
5 14 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 14 (14.29%) CRM Analyst
5 14 (14.29%) CRM Business Analyst
5 14 (14.29%) Marketing Analyst
5 14 (14.29%) Marketing Business Analyst
6 13 (13.27%) Architect
7 7 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Data Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.16%) RESTful
2 7 (7.14%) Kafka
3 6 (6.12%) HTML
3 6 (6.12%) Spring
4 5 (5.10%) .NET
4 5 (5.10%) Java EE
4 5 (5.10%) Middleware
4 5 (5.10%) Spring Boot
5 4 (4.08%) .NET Core
5 4 (4.08%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.08%) CSS
5 4 (4.08%) JSP
5 4 (4.08%) JSTL
5 4 (4.08%) Node.js
5 4 (4.08%) React
5 4 (4.08%) Sass
5 4 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (4.08%) Vue.js
6 3 (3.06%) Web Services
6 3 (3.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.12%) Data Centre
1 6 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (5.10%) CMDB
3 4 (4.08%) Replication
3 4 (4.08%) User Experience
3 4 (4.08%) W3C
4 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.06%) Clustering
4 3 (3.06%) HP Storage
4 3 (3.06%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.04%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.04%) Social Media
6 1 (1.02%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.02%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.02%) iSeries
6 1 (1.02%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.18%) Windows
2 7 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.10%) Linux
4 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.06%) AIX
5 3 (3.06%) Unix
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (2.04%) zOS
7 1 (1.02%) OS/400
7 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.02%) Solaris
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (62.24%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (36.73%) Migration
3 32 (32.65%) Data Migration
4 24 (24.49%) ETL
5 19 (19.39%) CRM
6 18 (18.37%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 15 (15.31%) Waterfall
8 14 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
8 14 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (9.18%) Analytics
9 9 (9.18%) Microservices
10 8 (8.16%) Scrum
10 8 (8.16%) SDLC
11 7 (7.14%) Business Analysis
11 7 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
11 7 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (7.14%) Data Modelling
11 7 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 56 (57.14%) SQL
2 24 (24.49%) C#
3 18 (18.37%) Java
4 4 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.04%) Assembly Language
5 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.04%) COBOL
5 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.02%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 18 (18.37%) SC Cleared
1 18 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.16%) Degree
3 5 (5.10%) ISEB
3 5 (5.10%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (3.06%) MCSA
4 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.02%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) Data Quality
1 6 (6.12%) QA
2 5 (5.10%) GMP
2 5 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 19770
3 2 (2.04%) SLA
4 1 (1.02%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (12.24%) Docker
2 7 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.10%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.10%) XenApp
4 3 (3.06%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.02%) VMware NSX
6 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (12.24%) Kubernetes
2 7 (7.14%) SCCM
3 3 (3.06%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.06%) WSUS
4 2 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.02%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.02%) Puppet
5 1 (1.02%) SCOM
5 1 (1.02%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (54.08%) Oracle
2 34 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 24 (24.49%) Talend
4 20 (20.41%) SAP
5 15 (15.31%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (15.31%) Tableau
6 13 (13.27%) VMware
7 12 (12.24%) Adobe
8 6 (6.12%) Informatica
9 5 (5.10%) Ariba
9 5 (5.10%) Citrix
9 5 (5.10%) hybris
9 5 (5.10%) ServiceNow
9 5 (5.10%) Snow
10 4 (4.08%) F5
10 4 (4.08%) NetApp
11 3 (3.06%) EMC
11 3 (3.06%) HP
11 3 (3.06%) Ivanti
11 3 (3.06%) Symantec