Period
to

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 May 2022 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 > London
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 494 302 294
Rank change year-on-year -192 -8 -10
Permanent jobs citing IBM 444 342 403
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.63% 0.99% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 2.77% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 257 283 263
10th Percentile £37,491 £46,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £80,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% +18.52% +5.74%
75th Percentile £88,750 £92,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £110,000 £98,700
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +1.41%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 26,148 12,364 15,406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 37.07% 35.81% 39.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12,688 9,014 12,081
10th Percentile £36,750 £40,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £98,750 £98,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in London

IBM
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IBM in London.

Salary trend for IBM in London

IBM
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing IBM in London over the 6 months to 22 May 2022.

Salary histogram for IBM in London

IBM
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the London region over the 6 months to 22 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -31 59 £82,500 +17.86% 8
East London -63 8 £34,500 -23.33%
West London -61 2 £50,000 -42.86% 1
South London -57 1 £90,000 +81.12%
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for IBM.

1 160 (36.04%) AWS
2 140 (31.53%) Finance
3 138 (31.08%) Social Skills
4 134 (30.18%) Agile
5 115 (25.90%) Oracle
6 112 (25.23%) Azure
7 89 (20.05%) Problem-Solving
8 88 (19.82%) Linux
9 85 (19.14%) SQL
10 79 (17.79%) GCP
11 77 (17.34%) Microsoft
12 76 (17.12%) IBM Integration Bus
12 76 (17.12%) WebSphere
13 75 (16.89%) Software Engineering
14 71 (15.99%) Java
15 68 (15.32%) DevOps
16 67 (15.09%) Banking
17 64 (14.41%) Google
18 63 (14.19%) JavaScript
18 63 (14.19%) Analytics
19 62 (13.96%) Windows
20 56 (12.61%) ETL
21 53 (11.94%) Python
22 48 (10.81%) SQL Server
23 47 (10.59%) Relational Database
24 46 (10.36%) Retail
25 45 (10.14%) Docker
25 45 (10.14%) Full Stack Development
26 42 (9.46%) Unix
27 41 (9.23%) Business Intelligence

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 76 (17.12%) WebSphere
2 32 (7.21%) JBoss
3 31 (6.98%) CMS
4 28 (6.31%) Tomcat
5 25 (5.63%) Apache
6 19 (4.28%) Apache Spark
6 19 (4.28%) Cloud Foundry
7 14 (3.15%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (2.93%) WebLogic
9 11 (2.48%) nginx
10 10 (2.25%) Apache Solr
10 10 (2.25%) Headless CMS
11 9 (2.03%) Apache Airflow
11 9 (2.03%) Confluence
11 9 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 7 (1.58%) SharePoint
13 6 (1.35%) IIS
13 6 (1.35%) MQSeries
14 4 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.68%) FileNet
Applications
1 11 (2.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.13%) SPSS
4 4 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 26 (5.86%) Temenos T24
2 9 (2.03%) FastStats
3 7 (1.58%) Magento
4 6 (1.35%) Shopify
5 3 (0.68%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.68%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.68%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 3 (0.68%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 3 (0.68%) Unica
6 2 (0.45%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.45%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.23%) SAP IBP
7 1 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.23%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 160 (36.04%) AWS
2 112 (25.23%) Azure
3 79 (17.79%) GCP
4 37 (8.33%) IBM Cloud
5 36 (8.11%) SaaS
6 28 (6.31%) PaaS
6 28 (6.31%) Power Platform
7 25 (5.63%) IaaS
8 23 (5.18%) Microsoft 365
8 23 (5.18%) Serverless
9 18 (4.05%) Amazon S3
10 17 (3.83%) AWS Lambda
11 16 (3.60%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (3.60%) OpenShift
12 15 (3.38%) Amazon Kinesis
13 14 (3.15%) Akamai
13 14 (3.15%) CloudFront
14 12 (2.70%) Amazon EKS
14 12 (2.70%) Mimecast
15 10 (2.25%) Amplience
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.11%) Firewall
2 24 (5.41%) SSL
3 20 (4.50%) DNS
4 13 (2.93%) VLAN
5 12 (2.70%) Internet
5 12 (2.70%) WAN
6 11 (2.48%) FTP
6 11 (2.48%) HTTP
6 11 (2.48%) Intrusion Detection
6 11 (2.48%) SSH
7 10 (2.25%) DMZ
7 10 (2.25%) Extranet
7 10 (2.25%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (2.03%) DHCP
9 7 (1.58%) SAN
10 5 (1.13%) BIG-IP
10 5 (1.13%) iSCSI
10 5 (1.13%) NetScaler
11 3 (0.68%) TCP/IP
12 2 (0.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 47 (10.59%) Relational Database
3 28 (6.31%) Power BI
4 25 (5.63%) RDBMS
5 24 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (5.41%) MongoDB
6 23 (5.18%) Big Data
7 19 (4.28%) Hadoop
8 17 (3.83%) Data Lake
9 16 (3.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 16 (3.60%) MySQL
9 16 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (3.15%) DB2
11 14 (3.15%) Tableau
12 13 (2.93%) Metadata
13 9 (2.03%) Flink
13 9 (2.03%) Metadata Repository
14 7 (1.58%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (1.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 17 (3.83%) JIRA
3 16 (3.60%) Git (software)
3 16 (3.60%) IBM UrbanCode
4 15 (3.38%) Cypress.io
5 14 (3.15%) Maven
6 5 (1.13%) RStudio
6 5 (1.13%) Selenium
7 4 (0.90%) Bitbucket
7 4 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.68%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.68%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.45%) AppScan
9 2 (0.45%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.45%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.45%) Gradle
9 2 (0.45%) JUnit
9 2 (0.45%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.23%) Artifactory
General
1 140 (31.53%) Finance
2 138 (31.08%) Social Skills
3 67 (15.09%) Banking
4 46 (10.36%) Retail
5 41 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (6.08%) Law
7 26 (5.86%) Financial Institution
8 21 (4.73%) Publishing
9 20 (4.50%) Marketing
10 18 (4.05%) Advertising
11 15 (3.38%) Organisational Skills
12 9 (2.03%) Back Office
12 9 (2.03%) Electronics
12 9 (2.03%) Games
13 8 (1.80%) Presentation Skills
14 7 (1.58%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 6 (1.35%) Public Sector
15 6 (1.35%) Telecoms
16 5 (1.13%) Automotive
17 4 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (10.59%) Architect
2 39 (8.78%) Analyst
3 30 (6.76%) Development Manager
4 27 (6.08%) Consultant
5 26 (5.86%) Developer
6 23 (5.18%) Integration Engineer
6 23 (5.18%) IT Engineer
6 23 (5.18%) Operations Engineer
7 20 (4.50%) Data Engineer
7 20 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (4.28%) Software Engineer
9 16 (3.60%) Software Manager
10 15 (3.38%) Security Manager
10 15 (3.38%) Software Development Manager
10 15 (3.38%) Supply Chain Manager
11 13 (2.93%) Information Manager
11 13 (2.93%) Integration Specialist
11 13 (2.93%) IT Analyst
11 13 (2.93%) Lead Software Engineer
11 13 (2.93%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (17.12%) IBM Integration Bus
2 41 (9.23%) Node.js
3 38 (8.56%) Middleware
4 37 (8.33%) Kafka
5 30 (6.76%) React
6 29 (6.53%) HTML
7 25 (5.63%) WebSphere MQ
8 23 (5.18%) Ruby on Rails
9 19 (4.28%) AngularJS
10 16 (3.60%) Jest
11 14 (3.15%) CSS
12 13 (2.93%) Spring
13 12 (2.70%) HTML5
13 12 (2.70%) RESTful
14 11 (2.48%) Vue.js
15 10 (2.25%) REST
15 10 (2.25%) Spring Boot
16 9 (2.03%) XML
17 8 (1.80%) .NET
17 8 (1.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.78%) Public Cloud
2 30 (6.76%) Self-Motivation
3 28 (6.31%) Data Centre
4 22 (4.95%) AS400
4 22 (4.95%) Virtual Team
5 18 (4.05%) SWIFT
6 15 (3.38%) iSeries
7 14 (3.15%) Mainframe
8 13 (2.93%) Marketing Technology
9 12 (2.70%) Blog
9 12 (2.70%) Data Structures
9 12 (2.70%) Management Information System
10 11 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (2.25%) Cloud Native
12 9 (2.03%) Acoustics
13 7 (1.58%) Algorithms
14 6 (1.35%) Equities
14 6 (1.35%) Fibre Optics
15 5 (1.13%) BBC
15 5 (1.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 88 (19.82%) Linux
2 62 (13.96%) Windows
3 42 (9.46%) Unix
4 32 (7.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 30 (6.76%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.25%) zOS
7 6 (1.35%) AIX
8 4 (0.90%) Solaris
8 4 (0.90%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.68%) Android
9 3 (0.68%) CentOS
10 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.45%) HPUX
10 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.23%) VMS
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (30.18%) Agile
2 89 (20.05%) Problem-Solving
3 75 (16.89%) Software Engineering
4 68 (15.32%) DevOps
5 63 (14.19%) Analytics
6 56 (12.61%) ETL
7 45 (10.14%) Full Stack Development
8 41 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
8 41 (9.23%) Machine Learning
9 40 (9.01%) Artificial Intelligence
9 40 (9.01%) Visualisation
10 39 (8.78%) SDLC
11 38 (8.56%) CI/CD
12 37 (8.33%) Microservices
13 35 (7.88%) Data Modelling
14 34 (7.66%) Data Management
14 34 (7.66%) High Availability
14 34 (7.66%) Information Security
14 34 (7.66%) Thought Leadership
15 32 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (19.14%) SQL
2 71 (15.99%) Java
3 63 (14.19%) JavaScript
4 53 (11.94%) Python
5 28 (6.31%) PowerShell
6 22 (4.95%) Ruby
7 20 (4.50%) Shell Script
8 19 (4.28%) PHP
9 16 (3.60%) Bash
10 12 (2.70%) C#
10 12 (2.70%) Go
11 9 (2.03%) Assembly Language
11 9 (2.03%) COBOL
11 9 (2.03%) TypeScript
12 8 (1.80%) Perl
13 7 (1.58%) R
14 4 (0.90%) C++
14 4 (0.90%) Groovy
15 2 (0.45%) Lua
15 2 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (9.01%) Degree
2 15 (3.38%) CISSP
3 14 (3.15%) CISM
3 14 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.70%) CEH
4 12 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
4 12 (2.70%) GCIA
4 12 (2.70%) GCIH
5 9 (2.03%) MCSE
5 9 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.03%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.90%) PhD
7 3 (0.68%) CCNP
7 3 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.68%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.45%) CISA
8 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.45%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.21%) QA
2 25 (5.63%) Data Quality
3 22 (4.95%) GDPR
4 15 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (3.38%) PCI DSS
5 12 (2.70%) Cyber Essentials
5 12 (2.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 9 (2.03%) SLA
7 4 (0.90%) NIST
8 3 (0.68%) PMO
9 2 (0.45%) GRC
9 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.23%) EMIR
10 1 (0.23%) FATCA
10 1 (0.23%) HL7
10 1 (0.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 45 (10.14%) Docker
2 17 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.15%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (2.70%) vSphere
5 9 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.13%) NFS
7 3 (0.68%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.68%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (8.11%) Kubernetes
2 24 (5.41%) Ansible
3 13 (2.93%) QRadar
3 13 (2.93%) Terraform
4 10 (2.25%) Istio
5 9 (2.03%) SCCM
6 6 (1.35%) Prometheus
6 6 (1.35%) Puppet
7 5 (1.13%) Grafana
7 5 (1.13%) Knative
7 5 (1.13%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (1.13%) vCenter Server
8 4 (0.90%) CA Single Sign-On
8 4 (0.90%) vRealize
8 4 (0.90%) VxRail
9 3 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (0.45%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.45%) CASB
10 2 (0.45%) MaaS360
10 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 115 (25.90%) Oracle
2 77 (17.34%) Microsoft
3 64 (14.41%) Google
4 40 (9.01%) Red Hat
5 34 (7.66%) SAP
6 32 (7.21%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (7.21%) VMware
7 26 (5.86%) Temenos
8 21 (4.73%) Adobe
8 21 (4.73%) Informatica
9 16 (3.60%) HP
10 15 (3.38%) Splunk
11 14 (3.15%) EMC
12 13 (2.93%) Dell
12 13 (2.93%) hybris
13 12 (2.70%) Citrix
13 12 (2.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 11 (2.48%) ATG
14 11 (2.48%) Cognos
15 10 (2.25%) TOWER Software