Period
to 24 September 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 24 September 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 Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 73 82
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 -26
Permanent jobs citing IBM 29 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.10% 1.20% 2.16%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 2.51% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 21
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,150 £39,250 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.25% -37.20% +56.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,650 £37,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,250 £67,500
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% -

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 Leicestershire.

All Vendors
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 522 439 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 55.89% 47.93% 48.88%
Number of salaries quoted 469 370 561
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £57,250
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Leicestershire

IBM
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for IBM in Leicestershire

IBM
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Leicestershire

IBM
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Leicester +4 28 £41,800 +15.31% 2
IBM
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 15 (51.72%) SLA
1 15 (51.72%) Sun
1 15 (51.72%) HP
1 15 (51.72%) Dell
2 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (34.48%) SonicWALL
4 10 (34.48%) iSeries
4 10 (34.48%) EqualLogic
4 10 (34.48%) EMC VNX
4 10 (34.48%) EMC VMAX
4 10 (34.48%) Dell Compellent
4 10 (34.48%) EMC
4 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 10 (34.48%) Windows
5 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (20.69%) e-Learning
7 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
7 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Retail
7 5 (17.24%) Logistics
7 5 (17.24%) JIRA
7 5 (17.24%) XML
7 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco
7 5 (17.24%) Hitachi
7 5 (17.24%) ITIL
7 5 (17.24%) Selenium
7 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
7 5 (17.24%) People Management

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (13.79%) CICS
2 3 (10.34%) SAS
2 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) DB2
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
1 5 (17.24%) JIRA
1 5 (17.24%) Selenium
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 5 (17.24%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Field Engineer
1 10 (34.48%) Field Hardware Engineer
1 10 (34.48%) Field Service Engineer
1 10 (34.48%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
1 10 (34.48%) Hardware Engineer
1 10 (34.48%) Server Engineer
1 10 (34.48%) Sun Engineer
1 10 (34.48%) Sun Hardware Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Senior Field Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Senior Field Service Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Senior Hardware Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Senior Server Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Automation Tester
4 5 (17.24%) Service Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Tester
5 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
5 4 (13.79%) IT Services Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) RESTful
1 5 (17.24%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) XSD
4 1 (3.45%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (3.45%) J2EE
4 1 (3.45%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) EMC VMAX
1 10 (34.48%) EMC VNX
1 10 (34.48%) iSeries
2 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (20.69%) e-Learning
4 3 (10.34%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (17.24%) Integration Testing
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Logistics
3 5 (17.24%) People Management
3 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
3 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
3 5 (17.24%) System Testing
3 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
3 5 (17.24%) Test Scripting
3 5 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Data Science
5 1 (3.45%) SDLC
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) UML
5 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) COBOL
2 4 (13.79%) JCL
3 3 (10.34%) R
3 3 (10.34%) REXX
3 3 (10.34%) SELCOPY
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (51.72%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Dell
1 15 (51.72%) HP
1 15 (51.72%) Sun
2 10 (34.48%) Dell Compellent
2 10 (34.48%) EMC
2 10 (34.48%) EqualLogic
2 10 (34.48%) SonicWALL
3 5 (17.24%) Atlassian
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco
3 5 (17.24%) Hitachi
4 3 (10.34%) Syncsort