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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 133 114 100
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -14
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 1 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.043% 0.60% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.079% 1.09% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 10
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £37,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +23.33%
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
1272 1196 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 54.80% 55.65% 56.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1057 1086 760
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 7 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) People Management

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) People Management