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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 131 113 115
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +2
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.056% 0.053% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.11% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £16,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.01% -2.94%
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
867 876 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.41% 46.77% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 687 759 810
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) E-Discovery
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix