The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 70 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.48% 0.50% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 0.89% 1.01% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 5
Average salary £24,000 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -13.84%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £34,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +7.03%
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 Coventry region.

Vendors Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
338 297 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 53.65% 49.50% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 314 221 204
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £54,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Lotus
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Coventry

Lotus
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix