Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 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
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 280 272 282
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 -15
Permanent jobs citing IBM 665 844 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.20% 1.24% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 2.86% 2.96% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 504 621 699
London median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £39,250 £41,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £103,750 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% -

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 23,244 28,544 32,660
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.88% 41.99% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 18,027 22,308 24,670
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +6.36% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in London

IBM
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for IBM in London

IBM
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in London over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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
Central London +38 148 £62,500 -7.41% 36
South London 0 35 £62,000 +79.24% 2
East London +38 17 £65,000 -6.78% 4
West London +17 9 £35,000 -19.54% 3
North London 0 5 £55,000 -8.33% 1
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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.

1 245 (36.84%) Oracle
2 230 (34.59%) SQL
3 210 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 194 (29.17%) Finance
5 156 (23.46%) Linux
6 154 (23.16%) Java
7 153 (23.01%) Microsoft
8 148 (22.26%) Azure
9 138 (20.75%) AWS
9 138 (20.75%) SAP
10 131 (19.70%) Analytics
11 121 (18.20%) SQL Server
12 113 (16.99%) Informatica
13 109 (16.39%) ETL
14 103 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
14 103 (15.49%) Google
15 96 (14.44%) Banking
16 93 (13.98%) WebSphere
17 90 (13.53%) ITIL
18 89 (13.38%) GCP
19 88 (13.23%) Windows
19 88 (13.23%) JavaScript
20 84 (12.63%) Python
21 76 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
22 75 (11.28%) Salesforce.com
23 74 (11.13%) DevOps
24 72 (10.83%) Marketing
25 70 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
26 67 (10.08%) Retail
27 66 (9.92%) Opscode Chef

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 93 (13.98%) WebSphere
2 35 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 31 (4.66%) Apache Spark
4 27 (4.06%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (4.06%) SharePoint
5 23 (3.46%) Tomcat
6 22 (3.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 21 (3.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 20 (3.01%) WebLogic
9 18 (2.71%) CMS
10 15 (2.26%) Documentum
10 15 (2.26%) Mule
11 13 (1.95%) Apache
11 13 (1.95%) Mule ESB
12 11 (1.65%) Apache Solr
13 10 (1.50%) Apache Pig
14 9 (1.35%) Headless CMS
14 9 (1.35%) IIS
14 9 (1.35%) SAS
15 8 (1.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 37 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 24 (3.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.35%) Chatbot
3 9 (1.35%) SPSS
4 5 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.60%) SPSS Modeler
6 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 29 (4.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (3.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 20 (3.01%) Cognos TM1
4 15 (2.26%) Magento
5 12 (1.80%) SAP Hybris
6 10 (1.50%) Adobe Campaign
7 8 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (1.05%) Q-Pulse
8 7 (1.05%) Sage CRM
9 6 (0.90%) Eikon
9 6 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 6 (0.90%) SDL Web 8
10 4 (0.60%) Fredhopper
11 3 (0.45%) Infor SunSystems
11 3 (0.45%) Maximo
12 2 (0.30%) SAP BPC
13 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
13 1 (0.15%) Rolfe and Nolan
Cloud Services
1 148 (22.26%) Azure
2 138 (20.75%) AWS
3 89 (13.38%) GCP
4 65 (9.77%) IBM Cloud
5 43 (6.47%) SaaS
6 37 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
6 37 (5.56%) Power Platform
7 29 (4.36%) Office 365
8 26 (3.91%) PaaS
9 20 (3.01%) Boomi
9 20 (3.01%) Serverless
10 16 (2.41%) Apigee
10 16 (2.41%) Azure Stack
10 16 (2.41%) IaaS
10 16 (2.41%) npm
11 12 (1.80%) Amazon EMR
11 12 (1.80%) Google Analytics
12 7 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (1.05%) iPaaS
13 6 (0.90%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.61%) SAN
2 20 (3.01%) Firewall
3 18 (2.71%) WAN
4 15 (2.26%) LAN
4 15 (2.26%) VPN
5 11 (1.65%) HTTP
6 10 (1.50%) DNS
6 10 (1.50%) Network Security
7 9 (1.35%) Wireless
8 8 (1.20%) DHCP
8 8 (1.20%) Internet
8 8 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (1.20%) VoIP
9 7 (1.05%) FTP
9 7 (1.05%) MPLS
9 7 (1.05%) PBX
9 7 (1.05%) SMTP
9 7 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (0.90%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (18.20%) SQL Server
2 103 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
3 62 (9.32%) Big Data
4 41 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (5.71%) DB2
5 38 (5.71%) Hadoop
6 36 (5.41%) Power BI
7 31 (4.66%) Relational Database
8 28 (4.21%) DataStage
9 27 (4.06%) RDBMS
9 27 (4.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (3.76%) NoSQL
10 25 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (3.61%) IBM InfoSphere
12 20 (3.01%) Amazon Redshift
13 18 (2.71%) Oracle Database
14 16 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
15 15 (2.26%) Apache Hive
16 14 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
17 13 (1.95%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (6.77%) Jenkins
2 23 (3.46%) JIRA
3 20 (3.01%) Selenium
4 19 (2.86%) TeamCity
4 19 (2.86%) Vagrant
5 18 (2.71%) Babel
5 18 (2.71%) webpack
6 17 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 17 (2.56%) Visual Studio
7 16 (2.41%) gulp
7 16 (2.41%) JUnit
7 16 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (2.26%) Git (software)
9 12 (1.80%) Mockito
10 11 (1.65%) Maven
11 9 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
11 9 (1.35%) Rational Rhapsody
11 9 (1.35%) Spock
12 8 (1.20%) Cucumber
12 8 (1.20%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 194 (29.17%) Finance
2 96 (14.44%) Banking
3 72 (10.83%) Marketing
4 67 (10.08%) Retail
5 15 (2.26%) Back Office
5 15 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.50%) Public Sector
8 6 (0.90%) Legal
8 6 (0.90%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.60%) Automotive
9 4 (0.60%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.45%) Advertising
10 3 (0.45%) Billing
10 3 (0.45%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.30%) Electronics
11 2 (0.30%) Games
11 2 (0.30%) Law
12 1 (0.15%) Local Government
12 1 (0.15%) Police
Job Titles
1 111 (16.69%) Architect
2 107 (16.09%) Analyst
3 86 (12.93%) Developer
4 61 (9.17%) Consultant
5 47 (7.07%) Applications Support
6 42 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
7 40 (6.02%) Data Analyst
8 39 (5.86%) Applications Manager
8 39 (5.86%) Applications Support Manager
8 39 (5.86%) Support Manager
9 34 (5.11%) Service Support Manager
10 28 (4.21%) Cloud Architect
10 28 (4.21%) Senior Developer
11 25 (3.76%) Cloud Engineer
12 23 (3.46%) Software Engineer
13 19 (2.86%) EAI Developer
13 19 (2.86%) Integration Architect
13 19 (2.86%) Integration Developer
13 19 (2.86%) SOA Developer
14 17 (2.56%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
2 58 (8.72%) Middleware
3 53 (7.97%) .NET
4 44 (6.62%) WebSphere MQ
5 43 (6.47%) J2EE
6 39 (5.86%) HTML
7 38 (5.71%) XML
8 29 (4.36%) Web Services
9 27 (4.06%) RESTful
10 23 (3.46%) Spring
11 21 (3.16%) Spring Boot
12 19 (2.86%) AngularJS
13 15 (2.26%) ASP.NET
13 15 (2.26%) HTML5
13 15 (2.26%) Kafka
13 15 (2.26%) REST
13 15 (2.26%) Spark Streaming
14 14 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (2.11%) Java EE
14 14 (2.11%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (8.87%) iSeries
2 52 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (6.62%) Greenfield Project
4 35 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 30 (4.51%) Virtual Team
6 29 (4.36%) Mainframe
7 27 (4.06%) iPad
7 27 (4.06%) Public Cloud
8 23 (3.46%) Management Information System
9 22 (3.31%) Cloud Native
10 21 (3.16%) Data Centre
10 21 (3.16%) Replication
11 18 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
12 12 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.65%) FMCG
14 10 (1.50%) Mobile App
14 10 (1.50%) Robotics
14 10 (1.50%) Security Operations Centre
15 9 (1.35%) DataPower
15 9 (1.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 156 (23.46%) Linux
2 88 (13.23%) Windows
3 37 (5.56%) Unix
4 24 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (3.61%) Windows 7
5 19 (2.86%) Windows Server
6 17 (2.56%) zOS
7 14 (2.11%) Windows 10
8 10 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.35%) Android
10 4 (0.60%) CentOS
10 4 (0.60%) Solaris
10 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.45%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.15%) SUSE
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (19.70%) Analytics
3 109 (16.39%) ETL
4 90 (13.53%) ITIL
5 76 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 74 (11.13%) DevOps
7 64 (9.62%) Migration
8 61 (9.17%) SDLC
9 60 (9.02%) Data Modelling
9 60 (9.02%) Software Engineering
10 57 (8.57%) Information Governance
11 55 (8.27%) Problem-Solving
11 55 (8.27%) Scrum
12 53 (7.97%) Artificial Intelligence
13 50 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
14 49 (7.37%) CRM
14 49 (7.37%) E-Commerce
15 47 (7.07%) B2B
15 47 (7.07%) Mentoring
16 46 (6.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 230 (34.59%) SQL
2 154 (23.16%) Java
3 88 (13.23%) JavaScript
4 84 (12.63%) Python
5 62 (9.32%) C#
6 49 (7.37%) PL/SQL
7 30 (4.51%) Bash Shell
7 30 (4.51%) Ruby
8 26 (3.91%) Groovy
9 20 (3.01%) R
9 20 (3.01%) TypeScript
10 19 (2.86%) PowerShell
11 17 (2.56%) Objective-C
12 14 (2.11%) Shell Script
13 13 (1.95%) Java 8
13 13 (1.95%) VBA
14 12 (1.80%) Perl
14 12 (1.80%) VB
15 11 (1.65%) PHP
16 10 (1.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (9.02%) Degree
2 53 (7.97%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.71%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.11%) CISSP
5 11 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.20%) GIAC
6 8 (1.20%) MCSA
7 6 (0.90%) ISEB
7 6 (0.90%) MCSE
7 6 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (0.75%) AWS Certification
8 5 (0.75%) CISM
8 5 (0.75%) Master's Degree
8 5 (0.75%) Numerate Degree
8 5 (0.75%) SANS
9 4 (0.60%) A+ Certification
9 4 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.45%) CISA
10 3 (0.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (9.02%) Data Quality
2 40 (6.02%) GDPR
3 10 (1.50%) QA
3 10 (1.50%) SLA
4 7 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 4 (0.60%) COBIT
6 4 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 15288
6 4 (0.60%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.45%) NIST
8 2 (0.30%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.30%) PMO
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 15022
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 61 (9.17%) Docker
2 33 (4.96%) Active Directory
3 21 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.20%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 8 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (1.20%) RACF
6 8 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (1.20%) VirtualBox
6 8 (1.20%) vSphere
7 7 (1.05%) BitLocker
8 4 (0.60%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.60%) Firmware
9 1 (0.15%) HDFS
9 1 (0.15%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 66 (9.92%) Opscode Chef
2 60 (9.02%) Ansible
3 49 (7.37%) Puppet
3 49 (7.37%) Terraform
4 30 (4.51%) SCCM
5 22 (3.31%) Kubernetes
6 15 (2.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 14 (2.11%) Salt
8 13 (1.95%) WSUS
9 12 (1.80%) Tivoli
10 11 (1.65%) Docker Swarm
11 10 (1.50%) Istio
12 9 (1.35%) Kibana
12 9 (1.35%) Knative
12 9 (1.35%) QRadar
13 8 (1.20%) MAINVIEW
14 7 (1.05%) Hadoop YARN
15 5 (0.75%) vRealize
16 4 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
16 4 (0.60%) Nessus
Vendors
1 245 (36.84%) Oracle
2 153 (23.01%) Microsoft
3 138 (20.75%) SAP
4 113 (16.99%) Informatica
5 103 (15.49%) Google
6 75 (11.28%) Salesforce.com
7 54 (8.12%) Cognos
8 50 (7.52%) Red Hat
9 47 (7.07%) Talend
10 43 (6.47%) Adobe
11 41 (6.17%) MuleSoft
12 39 (5.86%) AppDynamics
12 39 (5.86%) TIBCO
13 34 (5.11%) VMware
14 33 (4.96%) Dell
15 29 (4.36%) HP
16 28 (4.21%) Tableau
17 24 (3.61%) hybris
18 23 (3.46%) Cisco
19 21 (3.16%) Fujitsu