Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 113 123
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 -33
Permanent jobs citing IBM 29 29 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.41% 1.42% 1.46%
As % of the Vendors category 3.66% 3.00% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 39
Wales median annual salary £54,750 £42,500 £33,173
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.82% +28.12% -14.94%
10th Percentile £40,600 £26,950 £21,680
90th Percentile £64,475 £48,625 £43,750
UK median annual salary £57,080 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.72% +5.00% -4.76%

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 792 967 1,184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.50% 47.29% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 644 820 953
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,725 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -12 28 £55,000 +29.41% 8
North Wales - 1 £42,000 -
IBM
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 23 (79.31%) Java
2 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (41.38%) .NET
4 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (37.93%) Docker
5 10 (34.48%) REST
5 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
6 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
6 8 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (24.14%) Kubernetes
7 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
7 7 (24.14%) Linux
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
8 6 (20.69%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (20.69%) Scrum
8 6 (20.69%) BDD
8 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
8 6 (20.69%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (20.69%) Rational Team Concert
9 5 (17.24%) Rational Quality Manager
9 5 (17.24%) Gatling
9 5 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (17.24%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (17.24%) Spring
9 5 (17.24%) Google

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 (6.90%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (6.90%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) nginx
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.45%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (20.69%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (20.69%) IBM Cloud
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (10.34%) PaaS
3 3 (10.34%) SaaS
4 2 (6.90%) IaaS
5 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) DNS
1 5 (17.24%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) Cloudant
4 2 (6.90%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.69%) Rational Team Concert
3 5 (17.24%) Gatling
3 5 (17.24%) JMeter
3 5 (17.24%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (17.24%) Rational Quality Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
5 3 (10.34%) Maven
6 2 (6.90%) Ant
6 2 (6.90%) Gerrit
6 2 (6.90%) Gradle
6 2 (6.90%) JIRA
6 2 (6.90%) JUnit
6 2 (6.90%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (6.90%) Subversion
6 2 (6.90%) TestNG
7 1 (3.45%) GitLab
7 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Lead Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Java Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Test Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Data Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Data Architect
7 2 (6.90%) AWS Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Embedded Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Embedded Java Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) REST
3 5 (17.24%) Middleware
3 5 (17.24%) SOAP
3 5 (17.24%) Spring
3 5 (17.24%) Web Services
4 4 (13.79%) RxJava
4 4 (13.79%) Spring Boot
4 4 (13.79%) Swagger
5 2 (6.90%) XML
5 2 (6.90%) XML Schema
6 1 (3.45%) CGI
6 1 (3.45%) EJB
6 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.45%) iBATIS
6 1 (3.45%) Java SE
6 1 (3.45%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Native
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.90%) Fintech
3 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) AIX
2 1 (3.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (34.48%) Service Delivery
4 8 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (20.69%) BDD
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.24%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Functional Programming
7 4 (13.79%) IT Strategy
7 4 (13.79%) Microservices
7 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) Coaching
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
9 2 (6.90%) DevOps
9 2 (6.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) PowerShell
3 5 (17.24%) C#
3 5 (17.24%) Python
3 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) Java 8
5 2 (6.90%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Ada
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) MISRA
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Def Stans
2 1 (3.45%) DO-178B
System Software
1 11 (37.93%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Firmware
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) LXC
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.45%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.45%) VMware