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 22 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 the International Business Machines Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 63 96 72
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -24
Permanent jobs citing IBM 32 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.46% 1.14% 2.02%
As % of the Vendors category 6.69% 3.32% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 14
Average salary £55,750 £50,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.39% +19.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £45,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £72,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
478 542 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.74% 34.46% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 298 360 283
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 29 (67.44%) Banking
2 21 (48.84%) Retail
3 17 (39.53%) Oracle
3 17 (39.53%) Change Management
4 16 (37.21%) XML
4 16 (37.21%) UNIX
4 16 (37.21%) .NET
5 15 (34.88%) Finance
6 13 (30.23%) Java
6 13 (30.23%) UML
7 12 (27.91%) DB2
8 11 (25.58%) Linux
9 10 (23.26%) Programme Management
9 10 (23.26%) Corporate Banking
9 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
10 9 (20.93%) zOS
11 8 (18.60%) DataStage
11 8 (18.60%) Web Services
11 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.60%) C#
11 8 (18.60%) J2EE
11 8 (18.60%) JasperReports
11 8 (18.60%) Data Management
12 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (16.28%) IBM Mainframe
12 7 (16.28%) Mainframe
13 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
13 6 (13.95%) SAN
13 6 (13.95%) CICS
13 6 (13.95%) SQL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (13.95%) CICS
2 5 (11.63%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.33%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) SAN
2 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
3 1 (2.33%) WAN
3 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) DB2
2 8 (18.60%) DataStage
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) JasperReports
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 29 (67.44%) Banking
2 21 (48.84%) Retail
3 15 (34.88%) Finance
4 10 (23.26%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (18.60%) Consultant
2 8 (18.60%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Administrator
3 6 (13.95%) DBA
3 6 (13.95%) DB2 DBA
4 5 (11.63%) Technical Leader
4 5 (11.63%) UNIX Technical Specialist
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Technical Manager
4 5 (11.63%) UNIX Specialist
4 5 (11.63%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Java Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) AWS Developer
6 3 (6.98%) .NET Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) XML
1 16 (37.21%) .NET
2 8 (18.60%) Web Services
2 8 (18.60%) J2EE
3 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.98%) CSS
3 3 (6.98%) HTML
3 3 (6.98%) HTML5
3 3 (6.98%) WCF
3 3 (6.98%) jQuery
3 3 (6.98%) Regular Expression
3 3 (6.98%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) IBM Mainframe
1 7 (16.28%) Mainframe
2 5 (11.63%) LPAR
3 3 (6.98%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.33%) EPoS
4 1 (2.33%) SCADA
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) UNIX
2 11 (25.58%) Linux
3 9 (20.93%) zOS
4 4 (9.30%) Windows
5 2 (4.65%) AIX
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Change Management
2 13 (30.23%) UML
3 10 (23.26%) Programme Management
3 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
4 8 (18.60%) Data Management
5 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
7 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
7 5 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (11.63%) SOA
7 5 (11.63%) Process Management
8 3 (6.98%) OOD
8 3 (6.98%) OO
8 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.98%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.33%) ITIL
9 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) Java
2 8 (18.60%) C#
3 6 (13.95%) SQL
4 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) XQuery
4 3 (6.98%) XPath
5 2 (4.65%) JCL
6 1 (2.33%) COBOL
6 1 (2.33%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) ACF2
1 5 (11.63%) RACF
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) XenApp
2 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.63%) Misys
3 5 (11.63%) Hitachi
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.65%) HP
5 2 (4.65%) Sun
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) webMethods
6 1 (2.33%) Dell
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) CA
6 1 (2.33%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.33%) Syclo
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Williams and Glyn
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago