Period
to 27 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 27 May 2018 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 142 95
Rank change year-on-year +17 -47 -10
Permanent jobs citing IBM 98 61 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.08% 1.43% 2.94%
As % of the Vendors category 4.44% 3.29% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80 53 85
Hertfordshire median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £36,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -3.06%

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 Hertfordshire.

All Vendors
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,209 1,854 2,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 46.90% 43.36% 53.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,800 1,453 2,072
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% +5.88%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Hertfordshire

IBM
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for IBM in Hertfordshire

IBM
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Hertfordshire

IBM
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. 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
Watford +30 51 £52,500 -19.23% 1
Hatfield +3 36 £60,000 +84.62% 6
Letchworth - 4 £24,000 -
Borehamwood - 2 £27,500 -
Stevenage - 1 - - 2
IBM
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 52 (53.06%) Linux
2 47 (47.96%) Unix
3 37 (37.76%) SQL
4 35 (35.71%) Web Services
5 34 (34.69%) Oracle
5 34 (34.69%) WebSphere
6 33 (33.67%) SOAP
7 32 (32.65%) Degree
8 31 (31.63%) Microsoft
9 28 (28.57%) Relational Database
10 27 (27.55%) Problem-Solving
10 27 (27.55%) XML
10 27 (27.55%) Java
10 27 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (26.53%) Middleware
11 26 (26.53%) REST
12 25 (25.51%) J2EE
13 21 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (21.43%) Jenkins
14 20 (20.41%) Open Source
14 20 (20.41%) JSON
15 19 (19.39%) JIRA
15 19 (19.39%) Ceph
16 18 (18.37%) DevOps
16 18 (18.37%) OpenStack
16 18 (18.37%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (18.37%) Computer Science
16 18 (18.37%) Solaris
17 17 (17.35%) SOA
17 17 (17.35%) JSP

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 34 (34.69%) WebSphere
2 18 (18.37%) OpenStack
3 17 (17.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (15.31%) WebLogic
4 15 (15.31%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (11.22%) Tomcat
6 10 (10.20%) Apache
7 9 (9.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 9 (9.18%) Mule
7 9 (9.18%) Mule ESB
7 9 (9.18%) Oracle Service Bus
8 7 (7.14%) CMS
8 7 (7.14%) MQSeries
9 5 (5.10%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (3.06%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (2.04%) Apache Solr
11 2 (2.04%) CoreMedia CMS
12 1 (1.02%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.02%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 12 (12.24%) Magento
2 4 (4.08%) Maximo
3 2 (2.04%) Fredhopper
3 2 (2.04%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.31%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (11.22%) Boomi
4 10 (10.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (5.10%) IaaS
5 5 (5.10%) PaaS
5 5 (5.10%) SaaS
6 4 (4.08%) Trello
7 1 (1.02%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.29%) Internet
2 9 (9.18%) HTTP
3 8 (8.16%) Kerberos
4 6 (6.12%) VSAN
5 5 (5.10%) Firewall
5 5 (5.10%) NAS
5 5 (5.10%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.08%) SMS
7 3 (3.06%) DNS
7 3 (3.06%) SAN
8 2 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.04%) Network Security
8 2 (2.04%) VoIP
8 2 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 14 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.22%) RDBMS
4 9 (9.18%) DB2
4 9 (9.18%) NoSQL
5 8 (8.16%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (7.14%) Jackrabbit
7 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (6.12%) Power BI
7 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (5.10%) MS Access
8 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (4.08%) SAP BW
9 4 (4.08%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (2.04%) Endeca
11 1 (1.02%) GIS
11 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 19 (19.39%) JIRA
3 17 (17.35%) Git (software)
4 14 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 11 (11.22%) Subversion
6 9 (9.18%) Ant
6 9 (9.18%) JUnit
7 8 (8.16%) Log4j
7 8 (8.16%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Mockito
8 7 (7.14%) Rational Team Concert
9 5 (5.10%) SoapUI
9 5 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (4.08%) Maven
10 4 (4.08%) VersionOne
11 3 (3.06%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (2.04%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.04%) Selenium
13 1 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (13.27%) Advertising
2 7 (7.14%) Finance
3 4 (4.08%) Marketing
4 2 (2.04%) Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Games
4 2 (2.04%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.02%) Automotive
5 1 (1.02%) Electronics
5 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (41.84%) Developer
2 20 (20.41%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.27%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.20%) WebSphere Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Administrator
5 9 (9.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (9.18%) Unix Administrator
5 9 (9.18%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.16%) Architect
6 8 (8.16%) DBA
6 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Architect
6 8 (8.16%) Oracle DBA
6 8 (8.16%) Oracle Specialist
6 8 (8.16%) SOA Specialist
7 7 (7.14%) Integration Developer
7 7 (7.14%) Team Leader
8 6 (6.12%) Consultant
8 6 (6.12%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.71%) Web Services
2 33 (33.67%) SOAP
3 27 (27.55%) XML
4 26 (26.53%) Middleware
4 26 (26.53%) REST
5 25 (25.51%) J2EE
6 20 (20.41%) JSON
7 17 (17.35%) JSP
7 17 (17.35%) Servlets
8 15 (15.31%) HTML
9 14 (14.29%) XHTML
10 13 (13.27%) EJB
11 12 (12.24%) Apache Camel
11 12 (12.24%) JDBC
11 12 (12.24%) Spring
12 11 (11.22%) JSTL
12 11 (11.22%) XSD
13 10 (10.20%) Ajax
13 10 (10.20%) Hibernate
13 10 (10.20%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.37%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (11.22%) Data Centre
3 11 (11.22%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (9.18%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (7.14%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (6.12%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (4.08%) User Experience
8 3 (3.06%) iSeries
8 3 (3.06%) Mainframe
9 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
9 2 (2.04%) PKI
9 2 (2.04%) Replication
10 1 (1.02%) AS400
10 1 (1.02%) EMC VNX
10 1 (1.02%) IBM XIV
10 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.02%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (1.02%) NHS
10 1 (1.02%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 52 (53.06%) Linux
2 47 (47.96%) Unix
3 18 (18.37%) Solaris
4 12 (12.24%) AIX
5 10 (10.20%) Debian
5 10 (10.20%) Ubuntu
6 7 (7.14%) HPUX
7 6 (6.12%) Windows
7 6 (6.12%) Windows Server
8 5 (5.10%) CoreOS
9 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.55%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (27.55%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (20.41%) Open Source
4 18 (18.37%) DevOps
4 18 (18.37%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (17.35%) SOA
6 14 (14.29%) Coaching
6 14 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 14 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 13 (13.27%) Mentoring
7 13 (13.27%) OO
8 12 (12.24%) Project Management
8 12 (12.24%) Scrum
9 11 (11.22%) Agile Project Management
9 11 (11.22%) ITIL
9 11 (11.22%) MVC
10 10 (10.20%) UML
11 8 (8.16%) Identity Management
11 8 (8.16%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.76%) SQL
2 27 (27.55%) Java
3 15 (15.31%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.24%) Python
5 11 (11.22%) PowerShell
6 7 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 7 (7.14%) Perl
7 6 (6.12%) Groovy
7 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.10%) VBA
9 4 (4.08%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.08%) XPath
9 4 (4.08%) XQuery
10 1 (1.02%) Ada
10 1 (1.02%) C
10 1 (1.02%) C++
10 1 (1.02%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.02%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (32.65%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.04%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.04%) CCDA
4 2 (2.04%) CCDP
4 2 (2.04%) CCNA
4 2 (2.04%) CCNP
4 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.02%) MCSA
5 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.20%) GCP
2 8 (8.16%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.02%) MISRA
3 1 (1.02%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.02%) SEPA
System Software
1 19 (19.39%) Ceph
2 12 (12.24%) Docker
3 8 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.12%) VMware NSX
5 5 (5.10%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.08%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
8 1 (1.02%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (1.02%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (15.31%) Puppet
2 12 (12.24%) Kubernetes
3 10 (10.20%) Terraform
4 9 (9.18%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (6.12%) SCOrch
5 6 (6.12%) SCVMM
5 6 (6.12%) vRealize
6 5 (5.10%) Ansible
7 4 (4.08%) CA Service Virtualization
8 3 (3.06%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 3 (3.06%) MOM
8 3 (3.06%) Tivoli
9 2 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (1.02%) HP ALM
10 1 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (1.02%) OpenView
10 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (1.02%) WMI
10 1 (1.02%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 34 (34.69%) Oracle
2 31 (31.63%) Microsoft
3 16 (16.33%) VMware
4 11 (11.22%) Dell
4 11 (11.22%) MuleSoft
4 11 (11.22%) Talend
4 11 (11.22%) TIBCO
4 11 (11.22%) webMethods
4 11 (11.22%) WSO2
5 10 (10.20%) EMC
5 10 (10.20%) Google
5 10 (10.20%) hybris
5 10 (10.20%) NetApp
5 10 (10.20%) SAP
6 9 (9.18%) Blue Martini
6 9 (9.18%) Demandware
6 9 (9.18%) Elastic Path
6 9 (9.18%) Juniper
7 8 (8.16%) Cisco
7 8 (8.16%) SnapLogic