Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 20 October 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 222 237 175
Rank change year-on-year +15 -62 -74
Permanent jobs citing IBM 57 57 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.79% 0.73% 1.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% 1.58% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 64
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £29,950 £26,575 £31,250
90th Percentile £69,500 £71,875 £87,000
North West median annual salary £42,389 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.80% +12.50% -11.11%

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 Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,118 3,619 3,138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 43.10% 46.55% 42.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2,543 2,902 2,621
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £23,800 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,700 £61,250
North West median annual salary £43,752 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Manchester

IBM
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for IBM in Manchester

IBM
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Manchester

IBM
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Wigan +4 7 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Stockport - 7 £60,000 -
IBM
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Manchester region with a requirement for IBM.

1 19 (33.33%) VMware
1 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (29.82%) HTML
4 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
5 13 (22.81%) CSS
5 13 (22.81%) Windows
5 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (22.81%) QA
5 13 (22.81%) Mobile App
6 12 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (21.05%) Sass
6 12 (21.05%) GitLab
6 12 (21.05%) React
6 12 (21.05%) webpack
6 12 (21.05%) gulp
6 12 (21.05%) API Integration
6 12 (21.05%) Vue.js
6 12 (21.05%) WordPress
6 12 (21.05%) Node.js
6 12 (21.05%) Laravel
6 12 (21.05%) Games
7 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
7 11 (19.30%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (17.54%) Google
8 10 (17.54%) SaaS
9 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 8 (14.04%) Linux
10 8 (14.04%) Cognos

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (21.05%) WordPress
2 7 (12.28%) WebSphere
3 6 (10.53%) Alfresco
3 6 (10.53%) IIS
4 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) Jetty
5 1 (1.75%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.75%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (17.54%) SaaS
4 7 (12.28%) IaaS
5 6 (10.53%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) DHCP
1 6 (10.53%) DNS
1 6 (10.53%) Network Security
1 6 (10.53%) SAN
1 6 (10.53%) Unified Communications
2 3 (5.26%) AMQP
3 1 (1.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) DB2
1 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.26%) Couchbase
2 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.26%) Redis
2 3 (5.26%) Riak
3 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.75%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (1.75%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) DataStage
3 1 (1.75%) DecisionStream
3 1 (1.75%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.75%) Power BI
3 1 (1.75%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) GitLab
1 12 (21.05%) gulp
1 12 (21.05%) webpack
2 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.26%) Selenium
4 2 (3.51%) JMeter
5 1 (1.75%) AppScan
5 1 (1.75%) Burp Suite
5 1 (1.75%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.75%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (21.05%) Games
2 8 (14.04%) Retail
3 6 (10.53%) Marketing
4 3 (5.26%) Finance
5 2 (3.51%) German Language
6 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Architect
4 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) IT Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Project Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 5 (8.77%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Lead DevOps
5 5 (8.77%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Sales Executive
8 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (29.82%) HTML
2 13 (22.81%) CSS
3 12 (21.05%) Laravel
3 12 (21.05%) Node.js
3 12 (21.05%) React
3 12 (21.05%) Sass
3 12 (21.05%) Vue.js
4 4 (7.02%) JPA
4 4 (7.02%) Spring
4 4 (7.02%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 3 (5.26%) HTML5
5 3 (5.26%) JMS
5 3 (5.26%) Kafka
5 3 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (5.26%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (3.51%) .NET
6 2 (3.51%) Apache Flex
6 2 (3.51%) XML
7 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Mobile App
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.53%) Clustering
3 6 (10.53%) Smartphone
4 4 (7.02%) User Experience
5 2 (3.51%) AS400
5 2 (3.51%) iSeries
6 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Linux
3 7 (12.28%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.05%) API Integration
2 12 (21.05%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (19.30%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (14.04%) Decision-Making
5 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (12.28%) Presales
5 7 (12.28%) Project Management
6 6 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (10.53%) DevOps
6 6 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (10.53%) IT Governance
6 6 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (10.53%) Patch Management
6 6 (10.53%) PRINCE
6 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 6 (10.53%) Records Management
6 6 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (10.53%) User Stories
6 6 (10.53%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
2 8 (14.04%) Java
3 5 (8.77%) SQL
4 2 (3.51%) Python
4 2 (3.51%) RPG
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) Java 8
5 1 (1.75%) Jython
5 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) PHP
5 1 (1.75%) Ruby
5 1 (1.75%) Scala
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.75%) CREST Certified
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
1 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.75%) OSCE
1 1 (1.75%) OSCP
1 1 (1.75%) SANS
1 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) QA
2 5 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (19.30%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.77%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.77%) KVM
3 5 (8.77%) VirtualBox
3 5 (8.77%) Xen
4 2 (3.51%) Docker
5 1 (1.75%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Ansible
1 6 (10.53%) Nagios
1 6 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) Cobbler
2 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.75%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) VMware
2 10 (17.54%) Google
3 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.04%) Cognos
5 7 (12.28%) Dell
5 7 (12.28%) HP
6 6 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.02%) Oracle
7 4 (7.02%) PayPal
7 4 (7.02%) Twitter
8 3 (5.26%) TIBCO
9 2 (3.51%) Cisco
9 2 (3.51%) EMC
10 1 (1.75%) Aruba
10 1 (1.75%) CommVault
10 1 (1.75%) MuleSoft
10 1 (1.75%) NetApp
10 1 (1.75%) SAP
10 1 (1.75%) Veritas
10 1 (1.75%) Zerto