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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 81 86 66
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing IBM 25 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.68% 1.48% 2.56%
As % of the Vendors category 4.50% 4.01% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 20
Average salary £46,000 £44,250 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.95% -18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £70,200 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -3.33%
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
556 549 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.47% 36.99% 37.13%
Number of salaries quoted 375 397 298
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 31 July 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (67.86%) Banking
2 25 (44.64%) Retail
3 21 (37.50%) UNIX
4 20 (35.71%) Oracle
5 19 (33.93%) Change Management
6 16 (28.57%) Finance
6 16 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
6 16 (28.57%) Mainframe
7 14 (25.00%) UML
8 13 (23.21%) .NET
8 13 (23.21%) Java
8 13 (23.21%) XML
9 12 (21.43%) Linux
10 11 (19.64%) Process Management
10 11 (19.64%) zOS
10 11 (19.64%) DB2
10 11 (19.64%) Programme Management
11 10 (17.86%) Asset Management
11 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
11 10 (17.86%) Corporate Banking
12 9 (16.07%) J2EE
13 8 (14.29%) DataStage
13 8 (14.29%) JasperReports
14 7 (12.50%) Problem Management
14 7 (12.50%) CICS
14 7 (12.50%) Solaris
15 6 (10.71%) Windows
15 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
15 6 (10.71%) Sun
15 6 (10.71%) SOA

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (12.50%) CICS
2 5 (8.93%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) TCP/IP
1 5 (8.93%) SAN
2 1 (1.79%) Wireless
2 1 (1.79%) LAN
2 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) DB2
2 8 (14.29%) DataStage
2 8 (14.29%) JasperReports
3 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.79%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
General
1 38 (67.86%) Banking
2 25 (44.64%) Retail
3 16 (28.57%) Finance
4 10 (17.86%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Technical Specialist
2 12 (21.43%) Consultant
3 10 (17.86%) UNIX Specialist
4 9 (16.07%) Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (12.50%) Architect
7 5 (8.93%) Administrator
7 5 (8.93%) Technical Architect
7 5 (8.93%) Support Specialist
7 5 (8.93%) Technical Manager
7 5 (8.93%) Technical Leader
7 5 (8.93%) UNIX Support
7 5 (8.93%) Senior UNIX Specialist
7 5 (8.93%) Senior UNIX Support
7 5 (8.93%) UNIX Technical Specialist
8 4 (7.14%) DB2 DBA
8 4 (7.14%) IT Consultant
8 4 (7.14%) DBA
9 3 (5.36%) Java Consultant
9 3 (5.36%) .NET Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) XML
1 13 (23.21%) .NET
2 9 (16.07%) J2EE
3 5 (8.93%) Web Services
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.79%) ISPF
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
1 16 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 6 (10.71%) LPAR
3 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) DTV
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) UNIX
2 12 (21.43%) Linux
3 11 (19.64%) zOS
4 7 (12.50%) Solaris
5 6 (10.71%) Windows
6 3 (5.36%) AIX
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Change Management
2 14 (25.00%) UML
3 11 (19.64%) Process Management
3 11 (19.64%) Programme Management
4 10 (17.86%) Asset Management
4 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.71%) SOA
7 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.93%) Data Management
7 5 (8.93%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (8.93%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (8.93%) Patch Management
7 5 (8.93%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.36%) Migration
10 1 (1.79%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.79%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) Java
2 5 (8.93%) C#
3 4 (7.14%) JCL
4 3 (5.36%) SQL
5 2 (3.57%) COBOL
6 1 (1.79%) Perl
6 1 (1.79%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) REXX
6 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) RACF
1 5 (8.93%) Samba
1 5 (8.93%) NFS
1 5 (8.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 5 (8.93%) ACF2
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) XenApp
2 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Tivoli
1 5 (8.93%) zSecure
2 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.79%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (35.71%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Sun
3 5 (8.93%) Misys
3 5 (8.93%) BMC
3 5 (8.93%) Hitachi
3 5 (8.93%) Veritas
3 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) CA
5 2 (3.57%) VMware
6 1 (1.79%) Reuters
6 1 (1.79%) Symantec
6 1 (1.79%) BT
6 1 (1.79%) EMC
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.79%) SAP
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 30% benefits, 28 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 24 days ago