The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Lotus Software.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank - 92 84
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 0 1 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.089% 2.46%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.19% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 31
Average salary - £20,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.03%
Lotus
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
478 537 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 51.29% 47.56% 53.57%
Number of salaries quoted 395 418 621
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £56,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Lotus
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the Bedfordshire region.

Lotus Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Lotus
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 3 (100.00%) OS/400
1 3 (100.00%) Intel
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) RPG
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Domino
2 2 (66.67%) Flash
2 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Domino
2 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) RPG
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) IBM