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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 77 77 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Permanent jobs citing IBM 25 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.82% 2.23% 3.04%
As % of the Vendors category 4.97% 6.00% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 20
Average salary £56,500 £50,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £40,500 £32,296
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £68,300 £60,000
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
503 617 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.53% 37.19% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 307 392 319
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (67.57%) Banking
2 21 (56.76%) Retail
3 17 (45.95%) Finance
4 15 (40.54%) .NET
5 14 (37.84%) XML
5 14 (37.84%) Change Management
6 13 (35.14%) Oracle
6 13 (35.14%) UNIX
7 11 (29.73%) UML
8 10 (27.03%) Linux
8 10 (27.03%) DB2
8 10 (27.03%) Programme Management
8 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
8 10 (27.03%) Corporate Banking
9 9 (24.32%) IBM Mainframe
9 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
9 9 (24.32%) C#
9 9 (24.32%) Java
9 9 (24.32%) Mainframe
10 8 (21.62%) zOS
10 8 (21.62%) CICS
11 6 (16.22%) DataStage
11 6 (16.22%) RACF
11 6 (16.22%) J2EE
11 6 (16.22%) SQL
11 6 (16.22%) Web Services
11 6 (16.22%) JasperReports
11 6 (16.22%) Data Management
12 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
12 5 (13.51%) ACF2

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (21.62%) CICS
2 5 (13.51%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.70%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.81%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) Telnet
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.70%) DMZ
4 1 (2.70%) SSL
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) DB2
2 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
3 6 (16.22%) DataStage
3 6 (16.22%) JasperReports
4 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
General
1 25 (67.57%) Banking
2 21 (56.76%) Retail
3 17 (45.95%) Finance
4 10 (27.03%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (13.51%) Administrator
2 5 (13.51%) DBA
2 5 (13.51%) DB2 DBA
2 5 (13.51%) Technical Leader
3 4 (10.81%) AWS Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) UNIX Specialist
4 3 (8.11%) UNIX Technical Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) CICS Programmer
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Programmer
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) .NET
2 14 (37.84%) XML
3 6 (16.22%) Web Services
3 6 (16.22%) J2EE
4 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.81%) CSS
4 4 (10.81%) HTML
4 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
4 4 (10.81%) WCF
4 4 (10.81%) jQuery
4 4 (10.81%) HTML5
4 4 (10.81%) Regular Expression
5 2 (5.41%) Middleware
6 1 (2.70%) ISPF
6 1 (2.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Mainframe
1 9 (24.32%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (10.81%) SWIFT
3 3 (8.11%) LPAR
4 2 (5.41%) Online Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) SCADA
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
5 1 (2.70%) EPoS
5 1 (2.70%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) UNIX
2 10 (27.03%) Linux
3 8 (21.62%) zOS
4 5 (13.51%) Windows
5 3 (8.11%) AIX
6 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Change Management
2 11 (29.73%) UML
3 10 (27.03%) Programme Management
3 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
4 6 (16.22%) Data Management
5 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
6 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
6 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.81%) OO
6 4 (10.81%) OOD
7 3 (8.11%) Process Management
7 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.41%) Migration
8 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) C#
1 9 (24.32%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) XQuery
3 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) XPath
4 2 (5.41%) Assembly Language
4 2 (5.41%) REXX
5 1 (2.70%) JCL
5 1 (2.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) RACF
2 5 (13.51%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) CA Endevor
2 1 (2.70%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Misys
3 3 (8.11%) Hitachi
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) CA
4 2 (5.41%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Sun
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) BMC
5 1 (2.70%) webMethods
5 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.70%) Syclo
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Lloyds Banking Group
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