The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 120 105 107
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% 0.068% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.12% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £19,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £33,750 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.87%
Lotus
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
826 817 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.81% 55.92% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 745 694 752
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £57,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Lotus
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Birmingham

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) S-PLUS
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) InterSystems
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Epicor
3 1 (25.00%) MUMPS
3 1 (25.00%) VPN

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (75.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) S-PLUS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) InterSystems Cache
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (25.00%) Line Management
1 1 (25.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) MUMPS
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Epicor
2 1 (25.00%) InterSystems
2 1 (25.00%) IBM