Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 231 165
Rank change year-on-year +10 -66 -42
Permanent jobs citing IBM 62 70 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.85% 0.86% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 1.85% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 45 60 77
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £28,850 £19,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £69,500 £71,250 £77,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% +2.56% -13.33%

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 3,238 3,778 2,951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.61% 46.16% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,669 3,105 2,454
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.17% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 14 August 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 14 August 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
Stockport +12 5 £70,000 +98.58%
Wigan +13 1 £36,000 -10.00% 1
IBM
North West

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 24 (38.71%) HTML
2 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
3 21 (33.87%) CSS
3 21 (33.87%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (30.65%) VMware
5 19 (30.65%) Node.js
5 19 (30.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (30.65%) React
6 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (24.19%) QA
8 14 (22.58%) Mobile App
9 13 (20.97%) SaaS
9 13 (20.97%) Google
10 12 (19.35%) Games
10 12 (19.35%) Java
10 12 (19.35%) WordPress
10 12 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (19.35%) Sass
10 12 (19.35%) Laravel
10 12 (19.35%) webpack
10 12 (19.35%) GitLab
10 12 (19.35%) gulp
10 12 (19.35%) API Integration
10 12 (19.35%) Vue.js
11 11 (17.74%) Windows
12 10 (16.13%) Linux
12 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
12 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
12 10 (16.13%) Identity Access Management

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 (19.35%) WordPress
2 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.45%) Alfresco
4 2 (3.23%) IBM Domino
4 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.61%) CICS
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) JBoss
5 1 (1.61%) Jetty
5 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.61%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.87%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (20.97%) SaaS
4 9 (14.52%) IaaS
5 8 (12.90%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) DNS
1 8 (12.90%) Unified Communications
2 7 (11.29%) HTTP
3 1 (1.61%) AMQP
3 1 (1.61%) DHCP
3 1 (1.61%) LAN
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
3 1 (1.61%) SAN
3 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) DB2
2 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.61%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (1.61%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (1.61%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (1.61%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (1.61%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) DataStage
3 1 (1.61%) DecisionStream
3 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.61%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.61%) Power BI
3 1 (1.61%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.61%) Redis
3 1 (1.61%) Riak
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) GitLab
1 12 (19.35%) gulp
1 12 (19.35%) webpack
2 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.29%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
3 4 (6.45%) Selenium
4 2 (3.23%) AppScan
4 2 (3.23%) Burp Suite
4 2 (3.23%) JMeter
4 2 (3.23%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.61%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (19.35%) Games
2 6 (9.68%) Retail
3 4 (6.45%) Marketing
4 3 (4.84%) Finance
5 2 (3.23%) German Language
6 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (29.03%) Architect
2 16 (25.81%) Developer
3 8 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (11.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Lead DevOps
5 6 (9.68%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.45%) IT Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Project Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Sales Executive
7 3 (4.84%) Software Sales Executive
8 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Penetration Tester
8 2 (3.23%) QA Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) HTML
2 21 (33.87%) CSS
3 19 (30.65%) Node.js
3 19 (30.65%) React
4 12 (19.35%) Laravel
4 12 (19.35%) Sass
4 12 (19.35%) Vue.js
5 9 (14.52%) JSON
5 9 (14.52%) XML
6 7 (11.29%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (11.29%) XHTML
7 3 (4.84%) .NET
7 3 (4.84%) Spring
7 3 (4.84%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (3.23%) Ajax
8 2 (3.23%) Apache Flex
8 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.23%) J2EE
8 2 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Mobile App
2 8 (12.90%) Smartphone
3 5 (8.06%) User Experience
4 3 (4.84%) Clustering
5 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) AS400
5 2 (3.23%) iSeries
5 2 (3.23%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Linux
3 2 (3.23%) Android
3 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.35%) API Integration
2 12 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (16.13%) Identity Access Management
3 10 (16.13%) Presales
4 8 (12.90%) Application Virtualisation
4 8 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (12.90%) Records Management
5 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
5 7 (11.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.29%) DevOps
5 7 (11.29%) Front End Development
5 7 (11.29%) Robotic Process Automation
5 7 (11.29%) Scrum
6 6 (9.68%) Decision-Making
6 6 (9.68%) TOGAF
7 5 (8.06%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (8.06%) Telesales
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.35%) Java
3 5 (8.06%) SQL
4 4 (6.45%) Python
5 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.23%) Perl
5 2 (3.23%) PHP
5 2 (3.23%) RPG
5 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.61%) COBOL
6 1 (1.61%) Java 8
6 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) CREST Certified
1 2 (3.23%) OSCE
1 2 (3.23%) OSCP
1 2 (3.23%) SANS
2 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.19%) QA
System Software
1 19 (30.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 9 (14.52%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.29%) KVM
4 7 (11.29%) VirtualBox
4 7 (11.29%) Xen
5 2 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Ansible
1 8 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (12.90%) Puppet
2 2 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.23%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.23%) WebInspect
3 1 (1.61%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.61%) Nagios
3 1 (1.61%) Simpana
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) VMware
2 13 (20.97%) Google
3 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.68%) Cognos
5 5 (8.06%) HP
5 5 (8.06%) PayPal
5 5 (8.06%) Twitter
6 4 (6.45%) Cisco
7 3 (4.84%) Oracle
8 2 (3.23%) CommVault
8 2 (3.23%) Dell
8 2 (3.23%) NetIQ
8 2 (3.23%) Okta
8 2 (3.23%) OneLogin
8 2 (3.23%) Ping Identity
9 1 (1.61%) EMC
9 1 (1.61%) NetApp
9 1 (1.61%) SAP
9 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.61%) Veritas