The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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 / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 151 103
Rank change year-on-year -32 -48  
Permanent jobs citing IBM 50 90 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.96% 1.71% 2.88%
As % of the Vendors category 2.25% 3.73% 6.46%
Number of salaries quoted 39 61 99
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.81% +37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,250
% change year-on-year - +0.52%  

IBM is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2224 2414 2678
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 42.57% 45.95% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1830 1993 2151
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £24,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing IBM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in the South West

IBM
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for IBM in the South West

IBM
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in the South West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in the South West

IBM
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -28 20 £43,250 -11.28% 2
Wiltshire -4 13 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Gloucestershire -2 10 £38,750 +2.64% 1
Devon +4 4 £27,500 +1.89% 1
Cornwall - 2 - -
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for IBM.

1 68 (56.67%) Java
2 57 (47.50%) WebSphere
3 51 (42.50%) SQL
4 49 (40.83%) Oracle
5 47 (39.17%) SOAP
6 40 (33.33%) Maven
7 39 (32.50%) SQL Server
8 37 (30.83%) Software Engineering
9 35 (29.17%) WSDL
10 34 (28.33%) XML
10 34 (28.33%) WebLogic
10 34 (28.33%) Finance
11 33 (27.50%) Apache
11 33 (27.50%) Security Cleared
12 32 (26.67%) ITIL
12 32 (26.67%) Web Services
12 32 (26.67%) Subversion
13 30 (25.00%) Linux
13 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 30 (25.00%) MongoDB
14 29 (24.17%) SC Cleared
14 29 (24.17%) Degree
15 27 (22.50%) HTML
16 26 (21.67%) Unix
17 25 (20.83%) PowerShell
18 24 (20.00%) PHP
18 24 (20.00%) J2EE
18 24 (20.00%) Spring
19 23 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (19.17%) VBA

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 57 (47.50%) WebSphere
2 34 (28.33%) WebLogic
3 33 (27.50%) Apache
4 22 (18.33%) Alfresco
4 22 (18.33%) JBoss
4 22 (18.33%) Joomla!
5 21 (17.50%) Tomcat
6 10 (8.33%) IIS
7 8 (6.67%) Anypoint
7 8 (6.67%) GlassFish
7 8 (6.67%) Mule
7 8 (6.67%) Mule ESB
8 7 (5.83%) MS Exchange
9 6 (5.00%) Confluence
10 4 (3.33%) Skype for Business
11 3 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.83%) CMS
12 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.50%) SPSS
2 3 (2.50%) SPSS Modeler
3 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (9.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (3.33%) Maximo
3 3 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 22 (18.33%) GitHub
2 18 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.00%) Office 365
5 5 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (4.17%) IaaS
5 5 (4.17%) PaaS
6 4 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.67%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.83%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.83%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.67%) Firewall
2 9 (7.50%) DNS
3 8 (6.67%) DHCP
3 8 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.83%) iSCSI
5 5 (4.17%) VPN
6 4 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (3.33%) Internet
6 4 (3.33%) SAN
6 4 (3.33%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.50%) VLAN
8 2 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.67%) FWSM
8 2 (1.67%) MPLS
8 2 (1.67%) Skype
8 2 (1.67%) Wireless
9 1 (0.83%) FTP
9 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 30 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 22 (18.33%) MS Access
4 20 (16.67%) MySQL
5 10 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.17%) DB2
8 4 (3.33%) GIS
9 3 (2.50%) Big Data
9 3 (2.50%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.67%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.83%) Qlik Sense
11 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (33.33%) Maven
2 32 (26.67%) Subversion
3 22 (18.33%) Jenkins
3 22 (18.33%) Oracle Forms
4 20 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 10 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 9 (7.50%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (6.67%) Git (software)
7 8 (6.67%) Gradle
7 8 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
7 8 (6.67%) SoapUI
8 6 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (5.00%) Cucumber
8 6 (5.00%) JIRA
8 6 (5.00%) JUnit
9 4 (3.33%) Selenium
10 2 (1.67%) NetBeans
10 2 (1.67%) RStudio
11 1 (0.83%) MSI
11 1 (0.83%) UltraEdit
General
1 34 (28.33%) Finance
2 18 (15.00%) Banking
3 11 (9.17%) Manufacturing
4 9 (7.50%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.83%) Back Office
5 7 (5.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (5.83%) Retail
6 5 (4.17%) Publishing
7 3 (2.50%) Legal
8 2 (1.67%) Advertising
8 2 (1.67%) Marketing
9 1 (0.83%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.83%) Automotive
9 1 (0.83%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (23.33%) Software Engineer
2 22 (18.33%) Developer
3 18 (15.00%) Analyst
4 16 (13.33%) Architect
5 15 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 7 (5.83%) BPM Developer
6 7 (5.83%) Middleware Architect
6 7 (5.83%) Technical Architect
7 6 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (5.00%) Java Engineer
7 6 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 6 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.17%) Consultant
8 5 (4.17%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.33%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (39.17%) SOAP
2 35 (29.17%) WSDL
3 34 (28.33%) XML
4 32 (26.67%) Web Services
5 27 (22.50%) HTML
6 24 (20.00%) J2EE
6 24 (20.00%) Spring
7 23 (19.17%) Middleware
7 23 (19.17%) REST
8 22 (18.33%) Ajax
8 22 (18.33%) AngularJS
8 22 (18.33%) Backbone.js
8 22 (18.33%) Dojo
8 22 (18.33%) Ember.js
8 22 (18.33%) Hibernate
8 22 (18.33%) JSP
8 22 (18.33%) React
9 16 (13.33%) .NET
10 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET
11 11 (9.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.33%) DataPower
2 10 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 10 (8.33%) User Experience
3 7 (5.83%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.17%) CMDB
6 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.33%) AS400
7 3 (2.50%) Clustering
7 3 (2.50%) Replication
8 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.67%) iSeries
9 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.00%) Linux
2 26 (21.67%) Unix
3 22 (18.33%) Android
3 22 (18.33%) Apple iOS
4 19 (15.83%) Windows
5 7 (5.83%) Windows Server
6 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.33%) AIX
8 4 (3.33%) HPUX
8 4 (3.33%) Solaris
8 4 (3.33%) Windows 2000
8 4 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (3.33%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.67%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.67%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.83%) Software Engineering
2 32 (26.67%) ITIL
3 23 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (18.33%) Android Development
4 22 (18.33%) iOS Development
4 22 (18.33%) Mobile Development
4 22 (18.33%) Open Source
5 20 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 18 (15.00%) TDD
6 18 (15.00%) Workflow
7 17 (14.17%) MVC
8 16 (13.33%) BDD
8 16 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
8 16 (13.33%) Presales
9 15 (12.50%) UML
10 12 (10.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 12 (10.00%) Release Management
11 11 (9.17%) Process Management
11 11 (9.17%) Service Delivery
12 10 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (56.67%) Java
2 51 (42.50%) SQL
3 25 (20.83%) PowerShell
4 24 (20.00%) PHP
5 23 (19.17%) JavaScript
5 23 (19.17%) VBA
6 22 (18.33%) Delphi
6 22 (18.33%) Pascal
7 12 (10.00%) C
7 12 (10.00%) C#
8 10 (8.33%) C++
9 9 (7.50%) XPath
10 8 (6.67%) Groovy
11 3 (2.50%) AWK
11 3 (2.50%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.50%) sed
12 2 (1.67%) RPG
13 1 (0.83%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.83%) Python
13 1 (0.83%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 33 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 29 (24.17%) Degree
2 29 (24.17%) SC Cleared
3 15 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (6.67%) ISEB
5 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (5.00%) MCSA
7 5 (4.17%) MCITP
7 5 (4.17%) PMI Certification
7 5 (4.17%) PMP
8 2 (1.67%) CCNA
8 2 (1.67%) CCNP
8 2 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.67%) MCSE
9 1 (0.83%) CCDA
9 1 (0.83%) CCDP
9 1 (0.83%) CCIE
9 1 (0.83%) EMC Certification
9 1 (0.83%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.83%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 10 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 8 (6.67%) Data Quality
3 8 (6.67%) MISRA
3 8 (6.67%) MISRA C
4 7 (5.83%) Def Stans
5 3 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 2 (1.67%) SLA
7 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.33%) MetaFrame
4 4 (3.33%) Terminal Server
4 4 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.33%) XenApp
5 3 (2.50%) NFS
6 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (19.17%) Nagios
2 6 (5.00%) CloudHub
3 5 (4.17%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.17%) SCVMM
4 4 (3.33%) Graylog
5 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (2.50%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (2.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (2.50%) vMotion
6 2 (1.67%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.83%) QRadar
7 1 (0.83%) SCCM
7 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (40.83%) Oracle
2 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (16.67%) HP
3 20 (16.67%) VMware
4 15 (12.50%) Citrix
5 11 (9.17%) Cisco
6 9 (7.50%) BMC
6 9 (7.50%) SAP
7 8 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 8 (6.67%) NetApp
7 8 (6.67%) Software AG
8 7 (5.83%) Dell
8 7 (5.83%) Juniper
8 7 (5.83%) Pega
8 7 (5.83%) Unisys
9 6 (5.00%) EMC
9 6 (5.00%) MuleSoft
10 4 (3.33%) Actuate
10 4 (3.33%) BEA
10 4 (3.33%) Sun
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