Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 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
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 188 235 227
Rank change year-on-year +47 -8 -9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 40 39 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.76% 0.60% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 2.00% 1.39% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 50
Manchester median annual salary £52,243 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.49% -13.04% +27.78%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £88,750 £100,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +16.88% -11.49% +8.75%

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 2,004 2,810 3,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.99% 43.17% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,488 2,316 2,731
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £71,250
North West median annual salary £44,713 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.64% +5.88% +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 28 February 2020.

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 28 February 2020. 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
Stockport +6 21 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Salford - 2 £60,000 - 1
IBM
North West

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (57.50%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (55.00%) Cognos
5 18 (45.00%) Analytics
6 15 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (35.00%) Oracle
7 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 14 (35.00%) Scrum
8 13 (32.50%) SQL
9 12 (30.00%) Workflow
9 12 (30.00%) Migration
9 12 (30.00%) Data Management
9 12 (30.00%) Retail
9 12 (30.00%) Marketing
9 12 (30.00%) AWS
10 11 (27.50%) Change Control
10 11 (27.50%) GDPR
10 11 (27.50%) Power Platform
10 11 (27.50%) Decision-Making
10 11 (27.50%) Power BI
10 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (27.50%) Data Extraction
10 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (25.00%) Alfresco
11 10 (25.00%) IT Governance
11 10 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 10 (25.00%) Project Management
11 10 (25.00%) PRINCE

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 10 (25.00%) Alfresco
2 6 (15.00%) Confluence
3 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Apache Spark
4 2 (5.00%) Commerce Server
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (5.00%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) AWS
2 11 (27.50%) Power Platform
3 10 (25.00%) Azure
4 6 (15.00%) Slack
5 3 (7.50%) GCP
6 2 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (5.00%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (27.50%) Power BI
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.00%) DB2
4 4 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (10.00%) Neo4j
4 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (7.50%) Big Data
5 3 (7.50%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (5.00%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (5.00%) Apache Hive
6 2 (5.00%) Couchbase
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 8 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (15.00%) Gatling
2 6 (15.00%) GitLab
2 6 (15.00%) HP UFT
2 6 (15.00%) Jasmine
2 6 (15.00%) JIRA
2 6 (15.00%) JMeter
2 6 (15.00%) LoadRunner
2 6 (15.00%) Maven
2 6 (15.00%) Mockito
2 6 (15.00%) Protractor
2 6 (15.00%) Robot Framework
2 6 (15.00%) Selenium
2 6 (15.00%) SoapUI
2 6 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.00%) TestComplete
2 6 (15.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (15.00%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (30.00%) Marketing
1 12 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (7.50%) Public Sector
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Police
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Consultant
5 6 (15.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) IT Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Java Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Test Automation Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Test Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Automation Test Lead
8 2 (5.00%) Data Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) Gherkin
2 6 (15.00%) Nightwatchjs
2 6 (15.00%) REST
3 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.00%) CSS
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 2 (5.00%) HTML5
3 2 (5.00%) jQuery
3 2 (5.00%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (5.00%) TensorFlow
3 2 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (5.00%) WebCenter
4 1 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.50%) LAMP
4 1 (2.50%) Middleware
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) User Experience
2 3 (7.50%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Acoustics
3 2 (5.00%) Blog
3 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.00%) Social Media
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) VME
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) AIX
3 1 (2.50%) Debian
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (57.50%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (45.00%) Analytics
5 14 (35.00%) Scrum
6 12 (30.00%) Data Management
6 12 (30.00%) Migration
6 12 (30.00%) Workflow
7 11 (27.50%) Change Control
7 11 (27.50%) Data Extraction
7 11 (27.50%) Decision-Making
8 10 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 10 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
8 10 (25.00%) IT Governance
8 10 (25.00%) Presales
8 10 (25.00%) PRINCE
8 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 10 (25.00%) Project Management
8 10 (25.00%) User Stories
9 8 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) C#
2 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
2 9 (22.50%) Python
3 7 (17.50%) Java
3 7 (17.50%) Ruby
4 6 (15.00%) Groovy
4 6 (15.00%) Scala
4 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (15.00%) VBScript
5 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) GDPR
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.50%) GPFS
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) Kubernetes
2 7 (17.50%) Puppet
3 6 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.50%) Ansible
4 3 (7.50%) Terraform
5 2 (5.00%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.50%) Grafana
6 1 (2.50%) Prometheus
6 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Cognos
2 14 (35.00%) Oracle
3 9 (22.50%) Google
4 8 (20.00%) CA
5 7 (17.50%) Micro Focus
6 6 (15.00%) CA Agile Central
6 6 (15.00%) Parasoft
7 4 (10.00%) Hortonworks
8 3 (7.50%) hybris
8 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (7.50%) SAP
9 2 (5.00%) Adobe
9 2 (5.00%) ATG
9 2 (5.00%) Cloudera
9 2 (5.00%) Facebook
9 2 (5.00%) Instagram
9 2 (5.00%) OpenText
9 2 (5.00%) Paxata
9 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.00%) Talend