Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 109 75
Rank change year-on-year +13 -34 +22
Permanent jobs citing IBM 41 37 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.17% 1.58% 3.19%
As % of the Vendors category 4.77% 3.45% 7.73%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 84
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £33,173 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.51% -14.94% -2.50%
10th Percentile £24,325 £21,590 £27,609
90th Percentile £43,750 £44,500 £55,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% -2.86%

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 860 1,074 1,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 45.53% 45.82% 41.25%
Number of salaries quoted 661 863 971
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,100 £57,400 £52,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +26 40 £35,000 +6.06% 11
North Wales -9 1 £37,500 -16.67%
IBM
UK

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 31 (75.61%) iSeries
2 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 18 (43.90%) Windows
4 16 (39.02%) Advertising
4 16 (39.02%) VMware
5 15 (36.59%) Shell Script
5 15 (36.59%) Linux
5 15 (36.59%) OS/400
5 15 (36.59%) WebSphere
6 14 (34.15%) HTTP
7 13 (31.71%) SQL
8 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (29.27%) Splunk
8 12 (29.27%) Performance Tuning
9 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
9 11 (26.83%) Python
9 11 (26.83%) DNS
10 10 (24.39%) DHCP
10 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (24.39%) WebSphere MQ
10 10 (24.39%) IBM HTTP Server
10 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
10 10 (24.39%) Information Management
10 10 (24.39%) DevOps
11 9 (21.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 9 (21.95%) Middleware
12 8 (19.51%) Migration
12 8 (19.51%) ETL
12 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 15 (36.59%) WebSphere
2 10 (24.39%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
3 2 (4.88%) SAS
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) IaaS
1 2 (4.88%) PaaS
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) HTTP
2 11 (26.83%) DNS
3 10 (24.39%) DHCP
4 4 (9.76%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) DB2
3 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) Redis
3 1 (2.44%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Rational Team Concert
2 4 (9.76%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (9.76%) Rational Quality Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.88%) Selenium
4 2 (4.88%) Subversion
5 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.44%) Gatling
5 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) JMeter
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Mockito
5 1 (2.44%) TestNG
General
1 16 (39.02%) Advertising
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.44%) Military
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Consultant
1 10 (24.39%) Technical Consultant
2 8 (19.51%) Data Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Data Migration Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Migration Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Support Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Administrator
4 6 (14.63%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Support
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (21.95%) Middleware
3 5 (12.20%) REST
4 4 (9.76%) .NET
5 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.88%) Aurelia
6 2 (4.88%) CSS
6 2 (4.88%) HTML
6 2 (4.88%) HTML5
7 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.44%) Akka
7 1 (2.44%) Dropwizard
7 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.44%) J2EE
7 1 (2.44%) JDBC
7 1 (2.44%) JPA
7 1 (2.44%) JSF
7 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 31 (75.61%) iSeries
2 5 (12.20%) AS400
2 5 (12.20%) LPAR
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) EPoS
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) OS/400
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
4 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.44%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (2.44%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (24.39%) DevOps
2 10 (24.39%) Information Management
3 8 (19.51%) Data Analysis
3 8 (19.51%) Data Mapping
3 8 (19.51%) Data Migration
3 8 (19.51%) ETL
3 8 (19.51%) Migration
3 8 (19.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
4 6 (14.63%) Scrum
5 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.32%) Data Privacy
7 3 (7.32%) Data Security
7 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.32%) Validation
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) Shell Script
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) Python
4 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
5 5 (12.20%) Java
5 5 (12.20%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.76%) C#
6 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.32%) RPG
7 3 (7.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (19.51%) Degree
2 8 (19.51%) VCP5
3 5 (12.20%) CCENT
3 5 (12.20%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Nagios
2 2 (4.88%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) Splunk
4 2 (4.88%) Dell
4 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) Informatica
5 1 (2.44%) Intel
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Remedy
5 1 (2.44%) Teradata
5 1 (2.44%) Toshiba
5 1 (2.44%) Vyatta