Period
to 24 February 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 24 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 61 26
Rank change year-on-year +4 -35 -5
Permanent jobs citing IBM 38 37 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.84% 3.38% 7.57%
As % of the Vendors category 8.30% 7.86% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 45
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +19.05% +16.67%
10th Percentile £46,000 £49,575 £37,100
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £62,200
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

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 458 471 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 46.31% 42.97% 51.78%
Number of salaries quoted 398 362 462
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £61,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Watford region with a requirement for IBM.

1 27 (71.05%) Web Services
2 26 (68.42%) SOAP
2 26 (68.42%) SQL
3 25 (65.79%) REST
4 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (47.37%) PowerShell
6 17 (44.74%) Database Tuning
6 17 (44.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (44.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (44.74%) Kimball Methodology
6 17 (44.74%) Inmon Methodology
6 17 (44.74%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (44.74%) ETL Development
6 17 (44.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 17 (44.74%) SQL Server 2016
6 17 (44.74%) Power BI
6 17 (44.74%) MS Access
6 17 (44.74%) Cognos
6 17 (44.74%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (44.74%) Data Modelling
6 17 (44.74%) ETL
6 17 (44.74%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (44.74%) T-SQL
6 17 (44.74%) VBA
6 17 (44.74%) .NET
6 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
6 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (44.74%) MDX
6 17 (44.74%) Unit Testing
6 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 10 (26.32%) WebSphere
2 9 (23.68%) WebLogic
2 9 (23.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (18.42%) Apache
4 5 (13.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 5 (13.16%) CMS
4 5 (13.16%) MQSeries
4 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (5.26%) JBoss
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) DNS
1 14 (36.84%) Firewall
2 10 (26.32%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (44.74%) MS Access
1 17 (44.74%) Power BI
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server 2012
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server 2014
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server 2016
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (36.84%) SAP Data Services
3 9 (23.68%) SAP BW
4 8 (21.05%) RDBMS
4 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
5 5 (13.16%) DB2
5 5 (13.16%) Jackrabbit
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (15.79%) JUnit
2 6 (15.79%) Subversion
3 5 (13.16%) Ant
3 5 (13.16%) Eclipse
3 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.16%) Log4j
3 5 (13.16%) Mockito
3 5 (13.16%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 4 (10.53%) JIRA
4 4 (10.53%) Maven
5 3 (7.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (81.58%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Architect
5 5 (13.16%) WebSphere Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Middleware Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Principal Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Principal Java Developer
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.89%) SSAS Developer
7 3 (7.89%) SSIS Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.26%) SQL BI Developer
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Server BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) Web Services
2 26 (68.42%) SOAP
3 25 (65.79%) REST
4 17 (44.74%) .NET
4 17 (44.74%) MDX
5 15 (39.47%) J2EE
6 12 (31.58%) JSP
6 12 (31.58%) Servlets
7 10 (26.32%) EJB
7 10 (26.32%) XML
8 9 (23.68%) HTML
8 9 (23.68%) XHTML
9 8 (21.05%) JDBC
9 8 (21.05%) JSTL
10 7 (18.42%) Ajax
10 7 (18.42%) Middleware
11 6 (15.79%) JSON
12 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
12 5 (13.16%) Spring
12 5 (13.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.89%) Fintech
1 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) AS400
3 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
1 7 (18.42%) Solaris
1 7 (18.42%) Unix
2 5 (13.16%) HPUX
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) Data Modelling
1 17 (44.74%) Database Tuning
1 17 (44.74%) ETL
1 17 (44.74%) ETL Development
1 17 (44.74%) Inmon Methodology
1 17 (44.74%) Kimball Methodology
1 17 (44.74%) Performance Tuning
1 17 (44.74%) Unit Testing
2 9 (23.68%) E-Commerce
3 8 (21.05%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) UML
5 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.16%) High Availability
5 5 (13.16%) MVC
5 5 (13.16%) RAD
5 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) TDD
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.89%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) SQL
2 18 (47.37%) PowerShell
3 17 (44.74%) T-SQL
3 17 (44.74%) VBA
4 15 (39.47%) Java
5 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
6 5 (13.16%) Perl
6 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (7.89%) MOM
2 2 (5.26%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (5.26%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.63%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (44.74%) Cognos
3 11 (28.95%) SAP
4 7 (18.42%) Oracle
5 5 (13.16%) ATG
5 5 (13.16%) Blue Martini
5 5 (13.16%) Elastic Path
6 4 (10.53%) Demandware
6 4 (10.53%) hybris
7 2 (5.26%) VMware
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco
8 1 (2.63%) EMC
8 1 (2.63%) Google
8 1 (2.63%) Interwoven