Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 151 95
Rank change year-on-year +36 -56 -12
Permanent jobs citing IBM 111 70 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.43% 1.61% 2.92%
As % of the Vendors category 5.29% 3.67% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 82 59 86
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -3.06% -4.85%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,400 £36,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +15.79% -5.00%

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 2,100 1,906 2,473
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 45.98% 43.95% 51.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,635 1,536 1,953
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +50 63 £45,000 -41.94% 3
Hatfield +1 32 £60,000 - 2
Letchworth - 4 £24,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +5 3 - -
St Albans - 3 £42,500 -
Stevenage - 2 - -
IBM
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 57 (51.35%) Linux
2 45 (40.54%) Unix
3 42 (37.84%) SQL
4 41 (36.94%) WebSphere
5 40 (36.04%) Microsoft
6 38 (34.23%) Oracle
7 32 (28.83%) Java
7 32 (28.83%) Web Services
7 32 (28.83%) Relational Database
8 31 (27.93%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (27.03%) VMware
10 28 (25.23%) Degree
10 28 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (24.32%) J2EE
12 25 (22.52%) SOAP
13 24 (21.62%) Jenkins
14 23 (20.72%) Git (software)
14 23 (20.72%) Microsoft Azure
14 23 (20.72%) Amazon AWS
14 23 (20.72%) Middleware
15 22 (19.82%) JSON
16 21 (18.92%) JIRA
16 21 (18.92%) XML
16 21 (18.92%) Tomcat
16 21 (18.92%) OpenStack
17 20 (18.02%) REST
17 20 (18.02%) Eclipse
18 19 (17.12%) E-Commerce
18 19 (17.12%) WebSphere Application Server
18 19 (17.12%) Computer Science

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 41 (36.94%) WebSphere
2 21 (18.92%) OpenStack
2 21 (18.92%) Tomcat
3 19 (17.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (12.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (9.01%) Apache
6 9 (8.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 9 (8.11%) Mule
6 9 (8.11%) Mule ESB
6 9 (8.11%) WebLogic
7 7 (6.31%) CMS
7 7 (6.31%) MQSeries
8 6 (5.41%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (4.50%) Apache Solr
9 5 (4.50%) GlassFish
9 5 (4.50%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (1.80%) Commerce Server
10 2 (1.80%) CoreMedia CMS
11 1 (0.90%) JBoss
11 1 (0.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.90%) Simulink
2 1 (0.90%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Magento
2 5 (4.50%) Maximo
3 2 (1.80%) Fredhopper
3 2 (1.80%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 23 (20.72%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (20.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.91%) Boomi
2 11 (9.91%) IaaS
3 10 (9.01%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (9.01%) PaaS
3 10 (9.01%) SaaS
4 4 (3.60%) Trello
5 3 (2.70%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.90%) Force.com
6 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.71%) Internet
2 11 (9.91%) HTTP
3 8 (7.21%) Firewall
3 8 (7.21%) Kerberos
3 8 (7.21%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.21%) VSAN
4 7 (6.31%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (5.41%) SAN
6 4 (3.60%) Network Security
6 4 (3.60%) SMS
6 4 (3.60%) VoIP
6 4 (3.60%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.70%) SNMP
8 2 (1.80%) DNS
8 2 (1.80%) NAS
8 2 (1.80%) SSL
9 1 (0.90%) DHCP
9 1 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (28.83%) Relational Database
2 18 (16.22%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.81%) DB2
4 9 (8.11%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.11%) RDBMS
5 7 (6.31%) Jackrabbit
6 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.80%) Endeca
8 2 (1.80%) GIS
8 2 (1.80%) MS Access
8 2 (1.80%) Power BI
8 2 (1.80%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.80%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.90%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 24 (21.62%) Jenkins
2 23 (20.72%) Git (software)
3 21 (18.92%) JIRA
4 20 (18.02%) Eclipse
5 13 (11.71%) Rational Team Concert
6 10 (9.01%) Subversion
7 9 (8.11%) Ant
8 8 (7.21%) JUnit
8 8 (7.21%) Log4j
8 8 (7.21%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 7 (6.31%) Mockito
10 5 (4.50%) SoapUI
11 4 (3.60%) VersionOne
12 2 (1.80%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.80%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (1.80%) Selenium
12 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.90%) Firebug
13 1 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
13 1 (0.90%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (9.01%) Advertising
2 6 (5.41%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Retail
3 4 (3.60%) Marketing
4 2 (1.80%) French Language
4 2 (1.80%) Games
4 2 (1.80%) German Language
4 2 (1.80%) Swedish Language
5 1 (0.90%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.90%) Automotive
5 1 (0.90%) Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Electronics
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (37.84%) Developer
2 23 (20.72%) Java Developer
3 18 (16.22%) Senior Developer
4 17 (15.32%) Architect
5 14 (12.61%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (11.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 11 (9.91%) WebSphere Developer
8 8 (7.21%) Lead Architect
8 8 (7.21%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (7.21%) Team Leader
9 7 (6.31%) Integration Developer
10 6 (5.41%) Administrator
10 6 (5.41%) Integration Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Java WebSphere Developer
10 6 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
10 6 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Unix Administrator
10 6 (5.41%) Unix Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.50%) DBA
11 5 (4.50%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (28.83%) Web Services
2 27 (24.32%) J2EE
3 25 (22.52%) SOAP
4 23 (20.72%) Middleware
5 22 (19.82%) JSON
6 21 (18.92%) XML
7 20 (18.02%) REST
8 17 (15.32%) HTML
9 15 (13.51%) Spring
10 14 (12.61%) JSP
10 14 (12.61%) Servlets
11 13 (11.71%) Hibernate
11 13 (11.71%) XHTML
12 12 (10.81%) jQuery
13 11 (9.91%) EJB
13 11 (9.91%) XSD
14 10 (9.01%) Apache Camel
14 10 (9.01%) JDBC
14 10 (9.01%) Struts
15 9 (8.11%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Computer Science
2 16 (14.41%) Data Centre
3 15 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (9.91%) Hybrid Cloud
5 11 (9.91%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (7.21%) User Experience
7 7 (6.31%) Enterprise Storage
8 5 (4.50%) iSeries
8 5 (4.50%) Private Cloud
8 5 (4.50%) Replication
9 3 (2.70%) Driving Licence
9 3 (2.70%) e-Health
9 3 (2.70%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.80%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.80%) DataPower
10 2 (1.80%) PKI
11 1 (0.90%) AS400
11 1 (0.90%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 57 (51.35%) Linux
2 45 (40.54%) Unix
3 15 (13.51%) AIX
3 15 (13.51%) Solaris
4 13 (11.71%) Windows
5 12 (10.81%) Debian
6 8 (7.21%) Windows Server
7 7 (6.31%) CoreOS
7 7 (6.31%) HPUX
7 7 (6.31%) Ubuntu
8 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.93%) Problem-Solving
2 28 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (17.12%) DevOps
3 19 (17.12%) E-Commerce
4 17 (15.32%) ITIL
4 17 (15.32%) Open Source
5 16 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (13.51%) MVC
7 14 (12.61%) Load Balancing
7 14 (12.61%) SOA
8 12 (10.81%) Coaching
8 12 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (10.81%) Project Management
9 11 (9.91%) Agile Project Management
9 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
9 11 (9.91%) OO
9 11 (9.91%) UML
10 9 (8.11%) ITIL V3
10 9 (8.11%) Scrum
11 8 (7.21%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 42 (37.84%) SQL
2 32 (28.83%) Java
3 17 (15.32%) JavaScript
4 16 (14.41%) Python
5 12 (10.81%) Groovy
6 11 (9.91%) PowerShell
7 8 (7.21%) Perl
8 7 (6.31%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.41%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.60%) XPath
10 4 (3.60%) XQuery
11 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.80%) VBA
12 1 (0.90%) Ada
12 1 (0.90%) C
12 1 (0.90%) C++
12 1 (0.90%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.90%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.90%) PHP
12 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (25.23%) Degree
2 8 (7.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.60%) CCDA
3 4 (3.60%) CCDP
3 4 (3.60%) CCNA
3 4 (3.60%) CCNP
3 4 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.80%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) MCSA
6 1 (0.90%) MCSE
6 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.01%) GCP
2 5 (4.50%) SLA
3 3 (2.70%) BS7799
4 1 (0.90%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.90%) MISRA
4 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.90%) SEPA
System Software
1 17 (15.32%) Ceph
2 16 (14.41%) Docker
2 16 (14.41%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (9.01%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.21%) VMware NSX
6 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.90%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.90%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.90%) vSphere
7 1 (0.90%) Xen
7 1 (0.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (15.32%) Puppet
2 16 (14.41%) Kubernetes
3 10 (9.01%) Terraform
4 9 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (7.21%) SCOrch
5 8 (7.21%) SCVMM
5 8 (7.21%) vRealize
6 5 (4.50%) Ansible
7 4 (3.60%) CA Service Virtualization
7 4 (3.60%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (3.60%) Tivoli
8 3 (2.70%) AppManager
8 3 (2.70%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (2.70%) Netcool
9 2 (1.80%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (1.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.80%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
10 1 (0.90%) MOM
10 1 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.90%) OpenView
Vendors
1 40 (36.04%) Microsoft
2 38 (34.23%) Oracle
3 30 (27.03%) VMware
4 15 (13.51%) Cisco
5 14 (12.61%) EMC
6 13 (11.71%) Google
7 12 (10.81%) NetApp
8 11 (9.91%) Dell
8 11 (9.91%) hybris
8 11 (9.91%) MuleSoft
8 11 (9.91%) Talend
8 11 (9.91%) TIBCO
8 11 (9.91%) webMethods
8 11 (9.91%) WSO2
9 9 (8.11%) Blue Martini
9 9 (8.11%) Demandware
9 9 (8.11%) Elastic Path
10 8 (7.21%) SnapLogic
11 7 (6.31%) ATG
11 7 (6.31%) CA