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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 91 53 66
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +13
Permanent jobs citing IBM 10 49 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.74% 3.49% 2.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 9.04% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 28 19
Average salary £39,500 £41,875 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.67% -6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £56,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
522 542 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.61% 38.63% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 312 350 318
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,618 £27,325 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (47.50%) Mainframe
2 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 17 (42.50%) Banking
2 17 (42.50%) IBM Mainframe
3 14 (35.00%) CICS
4 13 (32.50%) Retail
5 12 (30.00%) Change Management
5 12 (30.00%) XML
6 11 (27.50%) Oracle
6 11 (27.50%) DB2
7 10 (25.00%) Windows
7 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (25.00%) Assembly Language
7 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
8 9 (22.50%) CA Endevor
8 9 (22.50%) REXX
8 9 (22.50%) Web Services
8 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
8 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
8 9 (22.50%) .NET
9 8 (20.00%) SQL
9 8 (20.00%) JCL
9 8 (20.00%) Project Management
9 8 (20.00%) Release Management
10 7 (17.50%) jQuery
10 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
10 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
10 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (17.50%) Internet

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (35.00%) CICS
2 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 5 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (12.50%) MQSeries
2 5 (12.50%) SAS
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.50%) Maximo
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Internet
2 5 (12.50%) ATM
3 3 (7.50%) DNS
3 3 (7.50%) SAN
3 3 (7.50%) DMZ
3 3 (7.50%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.00%) FCoE
4 2 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.00%) MPLS
4 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.50%) HTTP
5 1 (2.50%) SSL
5 1 (2.50%) Telnet
5 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) DB2
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.50%) ClearCase
1 3 (7.50%) LoadRunner
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
1 17 (42.50%) Banking
2 13 (32.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Developer
1 7 (17.50%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Programmer
2 5 (12.50%) Administrator
2 5 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (12.50%) CICS Programmer
3 4 (10.00%) DB2 DBA
3 4 (10.00%) DBA
3 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Cognos Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) XML
2 9 (22.50%) Web Services
2 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.50%) CSS
3 7 (17.50%) HTML
3 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
3 7 (17.50%) jQuery
4 5 (12.50%) Middleware
5 4 (10.00%) WCF
5 4 (10.00%) HTML5
5 4 (10.00%) Regular Expression
6 3 (7.50%) Ajax
6 3 (7.50%) XSD
6 3 (7.50%) JSP
7 2 (5.00%) ISPF
7 2 (5.00%) MSMQ
8 1 (2.50%) Classic ASP
8 1 (2.50%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (47.50%) Mainframe
2 17 (42.50%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.50%) Online Banking
4 5 (12.50%) Chip Card
5 4 (10.00%) Replication
5 4 (10.00%) SWIFT
6 3 (7.50%) DataPower
6 3 (7.50%) N-Tier
7 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
8 1 (2.50%) EPoS
8 1 (2.50%) SCADA
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) UNIX
3 4 (10.00%) AIX
3 4 (10.00%) zOS
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) HPUX
4 2 (5.00%) Solaris
4 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (5.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Change Management
2 9 (22.50%) Mentoring
3 8 (20.00%) Release Management
3 8 (20.00%) Project Management
4 7 (17.50%) Service Management
4 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
5 6 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.50%) Migration
6 5 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 5 (12.50%) Coaching
6 5 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (10.00%) Data Management
7 4 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) OO
7 4 (10.00%) OOD
7 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.50%) ITIL
8 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 9 (22.50%) REXX
3 8 (20.00%) JCL
3 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) C#
4 7 (17.50%) COBOL
4 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) XPath
5 4 (10.00%) XQuery
6 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.50%) Perl
6 3 (7.50%) PHP
6 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.50%) VBScript
7 2 (5.00%) VB
7 2 (5.00%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) APMP
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
1 5 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) RACF
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) ISA Server
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.00%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) CA Endevor
2 6 (15.00%) Tivoli
3 5 (12.50%) Netcool
4 4 (10.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (5.00%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (5.00%) SCCM
6 1 (2.50%) SCOM
6 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Oracle
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.50%) HP
4 5 (12.50%) CA
5 3 (7.50%) Google
5 3 (7.50%) Fujitsu
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) Brocade
6 2 (5.00%) Clearswift
6 2 (5.00%) BT
6 2 (5.00%) VMware
6 2 (5.00%) Sun
6 2 (5.00%) SAP
6 2 (5.00%) Nortel
6 2 (5.00%) Avaya
6 2 (5.00%) Juniper
6 2 (5.00%) BMC
7 1 (2.50%) Cognos
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.50%) webMethods
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