Period
to 21 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 21 May 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 91 87
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 +6
Permanent jobs citing IBM 27 56 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.50% 2.73% 2.55%
As % of the Vendors category 3.77% 5.80% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 23 49 58
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £45,269 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.68% +13.17% +1.01%
10th Percentile £30,466 £28,850 £27,755
90th Percentile £53,450 £50,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £50,990 £52,000
% change year-on-year +17.67% -1.94% -0.95%

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 Wales.

All Vendors
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 717 965 1,108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 39.72% 46.96% 41.62%
Number of salaries quoted 540 782 942
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +2.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,275 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,190 £54,080 £55,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Wales

IBM
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for IBM in Wales

IBM
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Wales over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Wales

IBM
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Wales region over the 6 months to 21 May 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
South Wales -8 22 £35,000 -22.68% 8
West Wales +4 4 £31,100 -23.57%
North Wales - 1 £37,500 -
IBM
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for IBM.

1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (44.44%) iSeries
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) Information Management
4 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (29.63%) Data Migration
5 8 (29.63%) Data Mapping
5 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
5 8 (29.63%) Migration
5 8 (29.63%) ETL
6 7 (25.93%) Linux
6 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
7 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (22.22%) Scrum
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 6 (22.22%) .NET
7 6 (22.22%) C#
7 6 (22.22%) Java
7 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (22.22%) Rational Team Concert
7 6 (22.22%) REST
8 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
8 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
8 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
8 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (18.52%) Shell Script

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (7.41%) JBoss
1 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
1 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (14.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (3.70%) Bluemix
4 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) Wireless
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
4 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.70%) DB2
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.70%) Redis
5 1 (3.70%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Rational Team Concert
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.81%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (14.81%) Rational Quality Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Subversion
5 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.41%) JUnit
5 2 (7.41%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (7.41%) Selenium
5 2 (7.41%) TestNG
6 1 (3.70%) Ant
6 1 (3.70%) Gatling
6 1 (3.70%) Gerrit
6 1 (3.70%) Gradle
6 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.70%) JIRA
6 1 (3.70%) JMeter
6 1 (3.70%) Maven
6 1 (3.70%) Mockito
General
1 2 (7.41%) Advertising
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Military
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Data Engineer
1 8 (29.63%) Data Migration Engineer
1 8 (29.63%) Migration Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum Master
4 2 (7.41%) Software Integration Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
1 6 (22.22%) REST
2 4 (14.81%) CSS
2 4 (14.81%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 3 (11.11%) Middleware
4 2 (7.41%) Aurelia
4 2 (7.41%) HTML5
4 2 (7.41%) Spring
5 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.70%) J2EE
5 1 (3.70%) JDBC
5 1 (3.70%) JPA
5 1 (3.70%) JSF
5 1 (3.70%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) iSeries
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.41%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) EPoS
4 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) AIX
2 4 (14.81%) HPUX
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Information Management
3 8 (29.63%) Data Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) Data Mapping
3 8 (29.63%) Data Migration
3 8 (29.63%) ETL
3 8 (29.63%) Migration
3 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.81%) High Availability
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) RAD
7 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
3 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
4 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.11%) TypeScript
6 2 (7.41%) Java 8
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Ansible
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
1 4 (14.81%) Terraform
1 4 (14.81%) Tivoli
1 4 (14.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (7.41%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) HP
3 4 (14.81%) BMC
3 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.81%) ServiceNow
4 2 (7.41%) PTC
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) Informatica
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) Teradata
5 1 (3.70%) Toshiba