Period
to 20 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 20 June 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 85 34
Rank change year-on-year +45 -51 -7
Permanent jobs citing IBM 56 16 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.92% 1.46% 6.06%
As % of the Vendors category 12.81% 3.21% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 36 9 29
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £75,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +56.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £36,000
90th Percentile £79,375 £80,000 £56,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -6.40%

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 Watford.

All Vendors
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 437 499 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 46.19% 45.49% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 372 384 433
Watford median annual salary £46,250 £51,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.63% +15.00% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,125 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Watford

IBM
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for IBM in Watford

IBM
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Watford over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for IBM.

1 32 (57.14%) SQL
2 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
3 27 (48.21%) Java
3 27 (48.21%) Relational Database
4 24 (42.86%) Web Services
4 24 (42.86%) Linux
5 23 (41.07%) J2EE
5 23 (41.07%) WebSphere
6 22 (39.29%) JSON
6 22 (39.29%) Oracle
6 22 (39.29%) SOAP
7 19 (33.93%) Jenkins
8 18 (32.14%) Unix
9 17 (30.36%) XML
9 17 (30.36%) WebSphere Application Server
9 17 (30.36%) REST
9 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (30.36%) JIRA
10 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 16 (28.57%) JSP
10 16 (28.57%) Servlets
10 16 (28.57%) E-Commerce
11 14 (25.00%) Eclipse
11 14 (25.00%) XHTML
11 14 (25.00%) HTML
11 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 14 (25.00%) Internet
11 14 (25.00%) Middleware

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 23 (41.07%) WebSphere
2 17 (30.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
4 9 (16.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 9 (16.07%) Apache
4 9 (16.07%) Mule
4 9 (16.07%) Mule ESB
5 8 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (12.50%) CMS
6 7 (12.50%) MQSeries
6 7 (12.50%) OpenStack
7 5 (8.93%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (8.93%) WebLogic
8 4 (7.14%) Apache Solr
9 2 (3.57%) Commerce Server
9 2 (3.57%) CoreMedia CMS
9 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (21.43%) Magento
2 2 (3.57%) Fredhopper
2 2 (3.57%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (19.64%) Boomi
3 10 (17.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (14.29%) IaaS
4 8 (14.29%) PaaS
4 8 (14.29%) SaaS
5 4 (7.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.00%) Internet
2 10 (17.86%) HTTP
3 8 (14.29%) Kerberos
3 8 (14.29%) VSAN
4 5 (8.93%) Firewall
5 3 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (5.36%) Network Security
5 3 (5.36%) SAN
5 3 (5.36%) VoIP
5 3 (5.36%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.57%) DNS
6 2 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) Relational Database
2 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
3 11 (19.64%) DB2
4 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
5 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
6 7 (12.50%) Jackrabbit
7 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (7.14%) MS Access
8 4 (7.14%) Power BI
8 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (5.36%) SAP BW
9 3 (5.36%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (3.57%) Endeca
11 1 (1.79%) Big Data
11 1 (1.79%) OLTP
11 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Jenkins
2 17 (30.36%) JIRA
3 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 14 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 11 (19.64%) Subversion
6 9 (16.07%) JUnit
7 8 (14.29%) Ant
7 8 (14.29%) Log4j
7 8 (14.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 7 (12.50%) Mockito
9 6 (10.71%) Rational Team Concert
10 5 (8.93%) SoapUI
11 4 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (7.14%) VersionOne
12 3 (5.36%) Maven
13 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
13 2 (3.57%) Selenium
13 2 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) French Language
4 1 (1.79%) German Language
4 1 (1.79%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (64.29%) Developer
2 19 (33.93%) Java Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Architect
3 13 (23.21%) Senior Developer
4 12 (21.43%) WebSphere Developer
5 11 (19.64%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (16.07%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (14.29%) Lead Architect
7 8 (14.29%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (12.50%) Integration Developer
9 6 (10.71%) Integration Engineer
9 6 (10.71%) Java WebSphere Developer
10 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 3 (5.36%) Analyst
11 3 (5.36%) Cisco Analyst
11 3 (5.36%) Cisco Network Analyst
11 3 (5.36%) Network Analyst
11 3 (5.36%) Senior Integration Engineer
12 2 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
12 2 (3.57%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (42.86%) Web Services
2 23 (41.07%) J2EE
3 22 (39.29%) JSON
3 22 (39.29%) SOAP
4 17 (30.36%) REST
4 17 (30.36%) XML
5 16 (28.57%) JSP
5 16 (28.57%) Servlets
6 14 (25.00%) HTML
6 14 (25.00%) Middleware
6 14 (25.00%) XHTML
7 13 (23.21%) EJB
8 11 (19.64%) Apache Camel
8 11 (19.64%) JDBC
8 11 (19.64%) Spring
8 11 (19.64%) XSD
9 10 (17.86%) Ajax
9 10 (17.86%) JSTL
9 10 (17.86%) Struts
10 9 (16.07%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
2 11 (19.64%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (16.07%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (16.07%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (5.36%) iSeries
5 3 (5.36%) Mainframe
5 3 (5.36%) Replication
6 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (1.79%) PKI
7 1 (1.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Linux
2 18 (32.14%) Unix
3 9 (16.07%) Solaris
4 7 (12.50%) HPUX
5 3 (5.36%) Windows
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) AIX
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 14 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (23.21%) Coaching
4 12 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 12 (21.43%) OO
5 11 (19.64%) Agile Project Management
5 11 (19.64%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (19.64%) MVC
5 11 (19.64%) Project Management
5 11 (19.64%) Scrum
5 11 (19.64%) UML
6 10 (17.86%) DevOps
6 10 (17.86%) Open Source
7 9 (16.07%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (14.29%) Identity Management
8 8 (14.29%) ITIL
8 8 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 8 (14.29%) RAD
8 8 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) SQL
2 27 (48.21%) Java
3 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 8 (14.29%) Python
6 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 7 (12.50%) Perl
7 6 (10.71%) Groovy
8 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 4 (7.14%) VBA
8 4 (7.14%) XPath
8 4 (7.14%) XQuery
9 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.79%) Erlang
10 1 (1.79%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) CCDA
2 3 (5.36%) CCDP
2 3 (5.36%) CCNA
2 3 (5.36%) CCNP
2 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.57%) A+ Certification
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) GCP
2 1 (1.79%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Docker
2 8 (14.29%) VMware NSX
3 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.79%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Puppet
1 10 (17.86%) Terraform
2 9 (16.07%) Kubernetes
2 9 (16.07%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (14.29%) SCOrch
3 8 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 8 (14.29%) vRealize
4 5 (8.93%) Ansible
5 4 (7.14%) CA Service Virtualization
6 3 (5.36%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (3.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (3.57%) MOM
8 1 (1.79%) OpenView
8 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 22 (39.29%) Oracle
3 13 (23.21%) VMware
4 11 (19.64%) Cisco
4 11 (19.64%) Dell
4 11 (19.64%) EMC
4 11 (19.64%) MuleSoft
4 11 (19.64%) Talend
4 11 (19.64%) TIBCO
4 11 (19.64%) webMethods
4 11 (19.64%) WSO2
5 10 (17.86%) Google
5 10 (17.86%) hybris
6 9 (16.07%) Blue Martini
6 9 (16.07%) Demandware
6 9 (16.07%) Elastic Path
7 8 (14.29%) SnapLogic
8 7 (12.50%) ATG
9 6 (10.71%) SAP
10 4 (7.14%) Cognos