The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 15 28
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13  
Permanent jobs citing IBM 23 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 8.04% 1.82% 5.11%
As % of the Vendors category 18.11% 4.17% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Median salary £60,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,250
% change year-on-year - +0.52%  

IBM is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Knutsford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Knutsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 127 24 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 44.41% 43.64% 35.77%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 44
Median salary £50,000 £25,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +96.07% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford citing IBM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Knutsford

IBM
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

Salary trend for IBM in Knutsford

IBM
Salary Histogram in Knutsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Knutsford over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Knutsford region with a requirement for IBM.

1 25 (69.44%) Finance
2 22 (61.11%) Banking
3 20 (55.56%) Oracle
4 15 (41.67%) Risk Management
4 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (38.89%) SOA
5 14 (38.89%) Process Improvement
5 14 (38.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (36.11%) SDLC
7 12 (33.33%) Java
8 10 (27.78%) ITIL
9 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 8 (22.22%) Cognizant
10 8 (22.22%) CRM
10 8 (22.22%) UML
10 8 (22.22%) DB2
10 8 (22.22%) .NET
10 8 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
10 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
10 8 (22.22%) Java EE
10 8 (22.22%) COBIT
10 8 (22.22%) Open Source
11 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (19.44%) jQuery
11 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
11 7 (19.44%) HTML
11 7 (19.44%) SQL
11 7 (19.44%) XML
11 7 (19.44%) Middleware

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 14 (38.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (13.89%) Confluence
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (8.33%) JBoss
3 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.56%) CICS
4 2 (5.56%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) PaaS
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) HTTP
1 3 (8.33%) SSH
2 2 (5.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) DB2
2 2 (5.56%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Lombardi
2 5 (13.89%) Bitbucket
2 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.89%) JIRA
2 5 (13.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 25 (69.44%) Finance
2 22 (61.11%) Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Retail
4 4 (11.11%) Investment Banking
5 3 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Architect
1 8 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (13.89%) Designer
3 4 (11.11%) Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Messaging Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Middleware Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
1 8 (22.22%) Java EE
2 7 (19.44%) HTML
2 7 (19.44%) jQuery
2 7 (19.44%) Middleware
2 7 (19.44%) XML
3 6 (16.67%) Web Services
4 4 (11.11%) EDI
4 4 (11.11%) EDIFACT
4 4 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (11.11%) JSON
4 4 (11.11%) XSLT
5 3 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (8.33%) REST
5 3 (8.33%) RESTful
5 3 (8.33%) SOAP
5 3 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (8.33%) WSDL
6 2 (5.56%) JMS
7 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (19.44%) Mainframe
3 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (8.33%) PKI
5 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) AIX
3 5 (13.89%) Unix
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (41.67%) Risk Management
2 14 (38.89%) Process Improvement
2 14 (38.89%) SOA
3 13 (36.11%) SDLC
4 10 (27.78%) ITIL
5 8 (22.22%) CRM
5 8 (22.22%) Open Source
5 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 8 (22.22%) UML
5 8 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
6 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.89%) DevOps
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.11%) BDD
8 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.11%) Migration
8 4 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (11.11%) TDD
8 4 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 4 (11.11%) Perl
3 4 (11.11%) Ruby
4 3 (8.33%) Jython
4 3 (8.33%) Korn
4 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.56%) Assembly Language
5 2 (5.56%) COBOL
6 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) COBIT
2 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Docker
2 2 (5.56%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 3 (8.33%) BladeLogic
3 3 (8.33%) CA Wily
3 3 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Oracle
2 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (22.22%) Cognizant
4 5 (13.89%) IBM Sterling
5 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.33%) AppDynamics
6 3 (8.33%) BMC
6 3 (8.33%) CA
6 3 (8.33%) Sun
7 2 (5.56%) Informatica
7 2 (5.56%) Teradata
7 2 (5.56%) Trillium
8 1 (2.78%) Ab Initio
8 1 (2.78%) SAP