Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 315 237 205
Rank change year-on-year -78 -32 -28
Permanent jobs citing IBM 706 967 1,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.02% 1.39% 1.72%
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% 3.29% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 564 734 1,083
London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £100,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

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 29,886 29,426 38,057
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.20% 42.38% 44.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24,112 24,411 31,816
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 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
Central London -13 135 £70,000 +21.52% 26
West London -54 26 £57,500 -33.91% 12
South London -3 20 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East London -8 11 £80,000 +31.15% 6
North London -4 2 £70,000 +21.74%
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 London region with a requirement for IBM.

1 232 (32.86%) Java
2 224 (31.73%) Microsoft
3 206 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
4 195 (27.62%) Finance
5 182 (25.78%) Oracle
6 158 (22.38%) WebSphere
7 155 (21.95%) SQL
8 131 (18.56%) Amazon AWS
9 128 (18.13%) DevOps
10 127 (17.99%) Analytics
11 126 (17.85%) Microsoft Azure
12 113 (16.01%) Banking
13 111 (15.72%) Windows
14 108 (15.30%) Linux
15 102 (14.45%) Business Intelligence
15 102 (14.45%) Open Source
16 100 (14.16%) Google
17 97 (13.74%) .NET
18 92 (13.03%) Web Services
19 88 (12.46%) Python
20 86 (12.18%) SQL Server
20 86 (12.18%) VMware
20 86 (12.18%) JIRA
21 85 (12.04%) SAP
22 84 (11.90%) SOA
23 83 (11.76%) HP
24 82 (11.61%) Jenkins
25 78 (11.05%) Degree
26 77 (10.91%) TDD
27 76 (10.76%) Retail

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
1 158 (22.38%) WebSphere
2 51 (7.22%) Tomcat
3 42 (5.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 33 (4.67%) Confluence
5 32 (4.53%) CMS
5 32 (4.53%) MS Exchange
6 31 (4.39%) Apache Spark
6 31 (4.39%) WebSphere Application Server
7 28 (3.97%) Apache
8 20 (2.83%) IIS
9 18 (2.55%) MQSeries
10 16 (2.27%) JBoss
11 15 (2.12%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (1.84%) OpenStack
13 12 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (1.70%) Umbraco
14 11 (1.56%) SAS
14 11 (1.56%) SharePoint
15 10 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 29 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (3.12%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.57%) Chatbot
4 4 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.28%) SPSS
5 2 (0.28%) Stata
6 1 (0.14%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 20 (2.83%) Cognos TM1
2 14 (1.98%) Unica
3 11 (1.56%) SAP BPC
3 11 (1.56%) Temenos T24
4 10 (1.42%) HFM
5 9 (1.27%) BusinessWorks
5 9 (1.27%) Cognos Planning
5 9 (1.27%) Eloqua
5 9 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
5 9 (1.27%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
6 8 (1.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 7 (0.99%) Hyperion Planning
7 7 (0.99%) Magento
7 7 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (0.85%) IntelliMatch
8 6 (0.85%) Rolfe and Nolan
9 5 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.57%) Actimize
10 4 (0.57%) Adobe Campaign
10 4 (0.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 131 (18.56%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (17.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (9.92%) PaaS
4 64 (9.07%) IaaS
5 47 (6.66%) Office 365
6 44 (6.23%) SaaS
7 40 (5.67%) IBM Cloud
8 31 (4.39%) Bluemix
9 29 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
10 22 (3.12%) Cloud Computing
11 20 (2.83%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 16 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
12 16 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
12 16 (2.27%) Boomi
12 16 (2.27%) Serverless
13 15 (2.12%) Azure Data Factory
14 10 (1.42%) GitHub
14 10 (1.42%) Slack
15 8 (1.13%) OpenShift
16 6 (0.85%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.09%) SAN
2 42 (5.95%) Firewall
3 40 (5.67%) DNS
4 38 (5.38%) VPN
5 29 (4.11%) DHCP
6 27 (3.82%) HTTP
7 19 (2.69%) Internet
7 19 (2.69%) WAN
8 15 (2.12%) NetScaler
9 13 (1.84%) DMZ
9 13 (1.84%) Network Security
9 13 (1.84%) TCP/IP
10 10 (1.42%) NAS
10 10 (1.42%) Unified Communications
11 9 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (1.27%) iSCSI
12 8 (1.13%) FTP
12 8 (1.13%) LAN
12 8 (1.13%) WebEx
13 7 (0.99%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 71 (10.06%) Big Data
3 57 (8.07%) Relational Database
4 47 (6.66%) Data Warehouse
5 38 (5.38%) NoSQL
6 35 (4.96%) RDBMS
7 30 (4.25%) Hadoop
7 30 (4.25%) Power BI
8 25 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 23 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
9 23 (3.26%) IBM InfoSphere
10 21 (2.97%) DB2
10 21 (2.97%) MySQL
11 20 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (2.55%) Apache Hive
12 18 (2.55%) Data Lake
13 16 (2.27%) HBase
14 15 (2.12%) Azure SQL Database
14 15 (2.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 86 (12.18%) JIRA
2 82 (11.61%) Jenkins
3 71 (10.06%) Git (software)
4 49 (6.94%) Maven
5 39 (5.52%) TeamCity
6 34 (4.82%) Visual Studio
7 30 (4.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (3.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 25 (3.54%) Subversion
10 24 (3.40%) Cucumber
11 21 (2.97%) Ant
12 20 (2.83%) Gradle
12 20 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
13 19 (2.69%) SoapUI
14 18 (2.55%) Vagrant
15 17 (2.41%) JUnit
16 16 (2.27%) Eclipse
16 16 (2.27%) Selenium
17 13 (1.84%) gulp
17 13 (1.84%) JMeter
General
1 195 (27.62%) Finance
2 113 (16.01%) Banking
3 76 (10.76%) Retail
4 29 (4.11%) Marketing
5 21 (2.97%) Back Office
6 14 (1.98%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.70%) Investment Banking
7 12 (1.70%) Legal
8 9 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.13%) Advertising
10 6 (0.85%) International Banking
11 5 (0.71%) Games
11 5 (0.71%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.57%) Electronics
12 4 (0.57%) Front Office
12 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.57%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.42%) Prime Brokerage
14 2 (0.28%) Law
14 2 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 162 (22.95%) Architect
2 133 (18.84%) Developer
3 94 (13.31%) Consultant
4 80 (11.33%) Solutions Architect
5 75 (10.62%) Analyst
6 51 (7.22%) Java Developer
7 33 (4.67%) Business Analyst
8 30 (4.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 30 (4.25%) Integration Architect
9 29 (4.11%) Senior Consultant
10 28 (3.97%) Senior Developer
11 26 (3.68%) Cloud Architect
12 22 (3.12%) Applications Support
12 22 (3.12%) Data Architect
13 19 (2.69%) Enterprise Architect
14 18 (2.55%) Cloud Consultant
14 18 (2.55%) Support Engineer
15 17 (2.41%) Azure Architect
15 17 (2.41%) Systems Engineer
16 16 (2.27%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (13.74%) .NET
2 92 (13.03%) Web Services
3 68 (9.63%) Middleware
4 64 (9.07%) REST
5 63 (8.92%) HTML
5 63 (8.92%) XML
6 53 (7.51%) Java EE
7 51 (7.22%) CSS
8 49 (6.94%) SOAP
9 48 (6.80%) RESTful
10 45 (6.37%) Spring
11 44 (6.23%) HTML5
12 39 (5.52%) J2EE
12 39 (5.52%) Node.js
13 38 (5.38%) IBM Integration Bus
14 37 (5.24%) AngularJS
15 33 (4.67%) JSON
16 31 (4.39%) ASP.NET
17 30 (4.25%) Kafka
18 28 (3.97%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.07%) Enterprise Software
2 62 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (5.52%) Data Centre
4 33 (4.67%) DataPower
5 27 (3.82%) Clustering
6 22 (3.12%) Fintech
7 21 (2.97%) Computer Science
7 21 (2.97%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.83%) N-Tier
9 19 (2.69%) User Experience
10 17 (2.41%) EMC VMAX
10 17 (2.41%) Mainframe
11 16 (2.27%) SWIFT
12 13 (1.84%) Algorithms
13 12 (1.70%) Client/Server
13 12 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
13 12 (1.70%) Replication
14 11 (1.56%) iSeries
14 11 (1.56%) Private Cloud
15 10 (1.42%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 111 (15.72%) Windows
2 108 (15.30%) Linux
3 71 (10.06%) Unix
4 62 (8.78%) Windows Server
5 32 (4.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (3.82%) Solaris
8 21 (2.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (2.41%) SUSE
9 17 (2.41%) Windows 7
9 17 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (2.27%) Mac OS X
11 11 (1.56%) AIX
11 11 (1.56%) Apple iOS
11 11 (1.56%) CentOS
11 11 (1.56%) Debian
12 9 (1.27%) Android
13 7 (0.99%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.85%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.71%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (18.13%) DevOps
3 127 (17.99%) Analytics
4 102 (14.45%) Business Intelligence
4 102 (14.45%) Open Source
5 84 (11.90%) SOA
6 77 (10.91%) TDD
7 69 (9.77%) E-Commerce
8 61 (8.64%) Scrum
9 58 (8.22%) TOGAF
10 56 (7.93%) Software Engineering
11 54 (7.65%) BDD
11 54 (7.65%) MVC
12 53 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
13 50 (7.08%) CRM
14 48 (6.80%) Data Modelling
14 48 (6.80%) Presales
15 47 (6.66%) ITIL
16 46 (6.52%) ETL
16 46 (6.52%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 232 (32.86%) Java
2 155 (21.95%) SQL
3 88 (12.46%) Python
4 73 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 58 (8.22%) C#
6 43 (6.09%) PowerShell
7 41 (5.81%) C++
8 29 (4.11%) Shell Script
9 24 (3.40%) Perl
10 22 (3.12%) Bash Shell
10 22 (3.12%) PHP
11 19 (2.69%) PL/SQL
12 17 (2.41%) Scala
13 16 (2.27%) Ruby
14 13 (1.84%) C
14 13 (1.84%) T-SQL
14 13 (1.84%) VBA
15 12 (1.70%) RPG
16 11 (1.56%) R
16 11 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 78 (11.05%) Degree
2 19 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.12%) CISSP
5 14 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.42%) ISTQB
8 9 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (1.27%) MCSE
8 9 (1.27%) SC Cleared
9 8 (1.13%) MCSA
10 6 (0.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 6 (0.85%) AWS Certification
10 6 (0.85%) CISM
10 6 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.71%) CCA
11 5 (0.71%) CCNA
11 5 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (0.71%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.52%) Data Quality
2 37 (5.24%) QA
3 18 (2.55%) GDPR
4 9 (1.27%) SLA
5 7 (0.99%) COBIT
6 5 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.71%) PSD2
6 5 (0.71%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.57%) PMO
8 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.14%) EMIR
9 1 (0.14%) FATCA
9 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 15288
9 1 (0.14%) MiFID
System Software
1 69 (9.77%) Docker
2 64 (9.07%) Active Directory
3 61 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (3.68%) XenApp
5 22 (3.12%) Hyper-V
6 18 (2.55%) XenDesktop
7 16 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (1.84%) XenServer
9 12 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (1.70%) vSphere
10 8 (1.13%) VMware NSX
11 6 (0.85%) NFS
12 5 (0.71%) Firmware
12 5 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.42%) Apache Flume
13 3 (0.42%) KVM
13 3 (0.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 3 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.28%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 62 (8.78%) Puppet
2 45 (6.37%) Ansible
3 33 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (3.68%) Kubernetes
5 20 (2.83%) SCCM
6 12 (1.70%) HP Data Protector
6 12 (1.70%) HP SIM
7 10 (1.42%) Nagios
8 9 (1.27%) Tivoli
9 8 (1.13%) Cacti
9 8 (1.13%) Cisco CUCM
9 8 (1.13%) NetBackup
9 8 (1.13%) QRadar
9 8 (1.13%) vRealize
10 6 (0.85%) Backup Exec
11 5 (0.71%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 5 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.71%) Kibana
12 4 (0.57%) Salt
12 4 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 224 (31.73%) Microsoft
2 182 (25.78%) Oracle
3 100 (14.16%) Google
4 86 (12.18%) VMware
5 85 (12.04%) SAP
6 83 (11.76%) HP
7 55 (7.79%) Dell
7 55 (7.79%) TIBCO
8 51 (7.22%) Cisco
9 49 (6.94%) Red Hat
10 48 (6.80%) EMC
11 47 (6.66%) Tableau
12 45 (6.37%) Cognos
13 44 (6.23%) Citrix
14 42 (5.95%) Salesforce.com
15 37 (5.24%) hybris
16 30 (4.25%) MuleSoft
17 27 (3.82%) IBM Sterling
18 25 (3.54%) Informatica
19 24 (3.40%) Adobe