The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 28 August 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 the International Business Machines Corporation.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 76 82 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Permanent jobs citing IBM 34 23 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.16% 1.57% 3.02%
As % of the Vendors category 5.91% 3.99% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 23
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £35,000 £32,920
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £47,500 £56,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
IBM
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
575 576 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.51% 39.24% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 380 396 286
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -16.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IBM
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

IBM Salary Trend in Edinburgh

IBM
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing IBM 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 IBM.

1 44 (65.67%) Banking
2 26 (38.81%) Retail
3 25 (37.31%) Finance
4 23 (34.33%) UNIX
5 22 (32.84%) Oracle
6 20 (29.85%) Change Management
7 17 (25.37%) Linux
8 15 (22.39%) UML
9 14 (20.90%) Java
10 13 (19.40%) .NET
10 13 (19.40%) XML
10 13 (19.40%) Mainframe
10 13 (19.40%) Corporate Banking
10 13 (19.40%) IBM Mainframe
11 12 (17.91%) Windows
12 11 (16.42%) Process Management
12 11 (16.42%) Programme Management
12 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
13 10 (14.93%) Asset Management
13 10 (14.93%) zOS
14 9 (13.43%) DataStage
14 9 (13.43%) Solaris
14 9 (13.43%) DB2
14 9 (13.43%) J2EE
14 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (11.94%) JasperReports
16 7 (10.45%) Degree
16 7 (10.45%) Problem Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing IBM 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 IBM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.46%) CICS
1 5 (7.46%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) SAS
4 1 (1.49%) Apache
4 1 (1.49%) MTS
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MultiFonds
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.49%) thinkFolio
1 1 (1.49%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) SAN
2 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.99%) LAN
3 2 (2.99%) WAN
3 2 (2.99%) Internet
4 1 (1.49%) Firewall
4 1 (1.49%) Wireless
4 1 (1.49%) Network Security
4 1 (1.49%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) DB2
1 9 (13.43%) DataStage
2 8 (11.94%) JasperReports
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.49%) MySQL
5 1 (1.49%) OLAP
5 1 (1.49%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.49%) QlikView
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.49%) Big Data
General
1 44 (65.67%) Banking
2 26 (38.81%) Retail
3 25 (37.31%) Finance
4 13 (19.40%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Legal
6 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.49%) Electronics
7 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.49%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.49%) Marketing
7 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Technical Specialist
2 16 (23.88%) Consultant
3 10 (14.93%) UNIX Specialist
4 9 (13.43%) Analyst
5 8 (11.94%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (10.45%) Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Administrator
7 5 (7.46%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.46%) Support Specialist
7 5 (7.46%) Technical Manager
7 5 (7.46%) UNIX Support
7 5 (7.46%) Senior UNIX Specialist
7 5 (7.46%) Senior UNIX Support
7 5 (7.46%) UNIX Technical Specialist
8 4 (5.97%) DB2 DBA
8 4 (5.97%) IT Consultant
8 4 (5.97%) DBA
9 3 (4.48%) Java Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Informatica Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) .NET
1 13 (19.40%) XML
2 9 (13.43%) J2EE
3 5 (7.46%) Web Services
4 3 (4.48%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (4.48%) Middleware
5 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (1.49%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Mainframe
1 13 (19.40%) IBM Mainframe
2 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.96%) LPAR
4 4 (5.97%) Data Integration
4 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.99%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.49%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.49%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.49%) PKI
6 1 (1.49%) DTV
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.33%) UNIX
2 17 (25.37%) Linux
3 12 (17.91%) Windows
4 10 (14.93%) zOS
5 9 (13.43%) Solaris
6 5 (7.46%) AIX
7 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) Change Management
2 15 (22.39%) UML
3 11 (16.42%) Process Management
3 11 (16.42%) Programme Management
4 10 (14.93%) Asset Management
4 10 (14.93%) Software Engineering
5 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.94%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.45%) Problem Management
7 7 (10.45%) SOA
8 6 (8.96%) Incident Management
8 6 (8.96%) Data Management
8 6 (8.96%) Analytics
8 6 (8.96%) Patch Management
9 5 (7.46%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (7.46%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (7.46%) Migration
9 5 (7.46%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.97%) Information Management
11 3 (4.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) Java
2 5 (7.46%) C#
3 4 (5.97%) JCL
4 3 (4.48%) SQL
4 3 (4.48%) COBOL
5 1 (1.49%) Perl
5 1 (1.49%) Python
5 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) CISSP
2 3 (4.48%) CISA
2 3 (4.48%) CISM
3 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
1 3 (4.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Samba
1 5 (7.46%) NFS
1 5 (7.46%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (2.99%) ACF2
2 2 (2.99%) RACF
3 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) XenApp
3 1 (1.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.48%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.48%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (2.99%) zSecure
4 1 (1.49%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) HP
3 6 (8.96%) Sun
4 5 (7.46%) Misys
4 5 (7.46%) BMC
4 5 (7.46%) Hitachi
4 5 (7.46%) Veritas
4 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.97%) Informatica
5 4 (5.97%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.48%) EMC
6 3 (4.48%) Symantec
7 2 (2.99%) Reuters
7 2 (2.99%) VMware
7 2 (2.99%) CA
7 2 (2.99%) SAP
8 1 (1.49%) Cognos
8 1 (1.49%) Sybase
8 1 (1.49%) Calypso
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30, 000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + full range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000-£90,000 plus attractive benefits,
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
GreySpark Partners LTD
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Copley or Edinburgh
Tectre Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Copley or Edinburgh
Tectre Limited
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 26 days ago