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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 59 73 87
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs citing IBM 38 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.93% 2.19% 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 7.62% 5.94% 5.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 17
Average salary £47,500 £56,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.92% +13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £50,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £61,500 £68,900
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -
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
499 505 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.47% 36.81% 37.38%
Number of salaries quoted 290 306 392
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 28 April 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 47 (68.12%) Banking
2 35 (50.72%) Finance
2 35 (50.72%) Oracle
3 24 (34.78%) Java
3 24 (34.78%) WebSphere
4 17 (24.64%) Windows
5 16 (23.19%) HP
6 15 (21.74%) HTTP
7 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
7 14 (20.29%) Middleware
7 14 (20.29%) Financial Institution
7 14 (20.29%) Data Centre
8 13 (18.84%) Windows Server
8 13 (18.84%) Firewall
8 13 (18.84%) SAN
9 12 (17.39%) DMZ
9 12 (17.39%) Intranet
9 12 (17.39%) Internet
9 12 (17.39%) Calypso
9 12 (17.39%) Fidessa
9 12 (17.39%) TCP/IP
9 12 (17.39%) RDBMS
9 12 (17.39%) SSL
9 12 (17.39%) LAN
9 12 (17.39%) WAN
9 12 (17.39%) MySQL
9 12 (17.39%) Sybase
9 12 (17.39%) XML
9 12 (17.39%) XSL
9 12 (17.39%) Grid Computing

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 24 (34.78%) WebSphere
2 10 (14.49%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.35%) Apache
3 3 (4.35%) JBoss
3 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) FileNet
4 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) SAS
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Markit EDM
1 12 (17.39%) MultiFonds
1 12 (17.39%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.45%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.45%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.45%) Maximo
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) HTTP
2 13 (18.84%) Firewall
2 13 (18.84%) SAN
3 12 (17.39%) DMZ
3 12 (17.39%) Internet
3 12 (17.39%) Intranet
3 12 (17.39%) LAN
3 12 (17.39%) Multicast
3 12 (17.39%) SSL
3 12 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 12 (17.39%) WAN
4 6 (8.70%) MQTT
5 2 (2.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) MySQL
1 12 (17.39%) RDBMS
1 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.90%) DataStage
4 2 (2.90%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (2.90%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
General
1 47 (68.12%) Banking
2 35 (50.72%) Finance
3 14 (20.29%) Financial Institution
4 12 (17.39%) Investment Banking
4 12 (17.39%) Private Banking
5 10 (14.49%) Retail
6 4 (5.80%) Retail Banking
7 2 (2.90%) Games
8 1 (1.45%) Back Office
8 1 (1.45%) Electronics
8 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.45%) Marketing
8 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (20.29%) Analyst
2 11 (15.94%) Architect
2 11 (15.94%) Technical Leader
3 10 (14.49%) Firewall Analyst
3 10 (14.49%) XML Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Developer
4 8 (11.59%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (11.59%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Java Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Java Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Java Technical Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Technical Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Technical Design Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Technical Design Leader
6 4 (5.80%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (2.90%) ETL Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) Middleware
2 12 (17.39%) XML
2 12 (17.39%) XSL
3 6 (8.70%) .NET
3 6 (8.70%) Java EE
3 6 (8.70%) RESTful
3 6 (8.70%) Web Services
4 5 (7.25%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (5.80%) J2EE
6 2 (2.90%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Data Centre
2 12 (17.39%) DataPower
2 12 (17.39%) Grid Computing
2 12 (17.39%) Mobile Banking
3 8 (11.59%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.80%) SWIFT
4 4 (5.80%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.90%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.90%) Fintech
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) CMDB
6 1 (1.45%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.45%) iSeries
6 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Windows Server
3 8 (11.59%) Unix
4 6 (8.70%) Android
5 5 (7.25%) Linux
6 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) Change Management
1 12 (17.39%) Electronic Trading
1 12 (17.39%) High Availability
1 12 (17.39%) Incident Management
1 12 (17.39%) Investment Management
1 12 (17.39%) People Management
2 11 (15.94%) SDLC
2 11 (15.94%) Service Management
2 11 (15.94%) SOA
3 8 (11.59%) ITIL
4 7 (10.14%) CRM
4 7 (10.14%) Process Management
5 6 (8.70%) Embedded Software Development
5 6 (8.70%) Front End Development
5 6 (8.70%) OO
5 6 (8.70%) OpenUP
5 6 (8.70%) Process Improvement
5 6 (8.70%) TOGAF
5 6 (8.70%) UML
5 6 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 24 (34.78%) Java
2 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.35%) Perl
3 3 (4.35%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.35%) SQL
4 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) CISM
2 2 (2.90%) CISSP
2 2 (2.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) COBIT
1 6 (8.70%) QA
2 4 (5.80%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) SCOM
2 2 (2.90%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (50.72%) Oracle
2 16 (23.19%) HP
3 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
4 12 (17.39%) Bloomberg
4 12 (17.39%) Calypso
4 12 (17.39%) Charles River
4 12 (17.39%) Fidessa
4 12 (17.39%) Linedata
4 12 (17.39%) Reuters
4 12 (17.39%) Sybase
5 6 (8.70%) Cognizant
6 4 (5.80%) CA
7 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.90%) Imperva
8 2 (2.90%) Informatica
8 2 (2.90%) Splunk
9 1 (1.45%) Adobe
9 1 (1.45%) Dell
9 1 (1.45%) Pega
9 1 (1.45%) Syclo
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