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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 88 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Permanent jobs citing IBM 11 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 2.49% 1.93%
As % of the Vendors category 2.26% 6.45% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 16
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £30,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £57,900 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
487 527 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.89% 38.64% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 308 336 279
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,450 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 23 January 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (51.16%) Finance
2 20 (46.51%) Mainframe
3 17 (39.53%) Oracle
4 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
5 14 (32.56%) Banking
5 14 (32.56%) IBM Mainframe
6 13 (30.23%) Windows
6 13 (30.23%) Project Management
7 12 (27.91%) CICS
7 12 (27.91%) XML
7 12 (27.91%) SQL
8 11 (25.58%) HP
8 11 (25.58%) Change Management
8 11 (25.58%) Retail
9 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (23.26%) Assembly Language
9 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
10 9 (20.93%) .NET
10 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
10 9 (20.93%) Web Services
10 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
11 8 (18.60%) CA Endevor
11 8 (18.60%) Release Management
11 8 (18.60%) DB2
11 8 (18.60%) REXX
11 8 (18.60%) Replication
12 7 (16.28%) Service Management
12 7 (16.28%) Firewall
12 7 (16.28%) DMZ
12 7 (16.28%) Internet

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (27.91%) CICS
2 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.95%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (11.63%) IIS
3 5 (11.63%) SAS
3 5 (11.63%) MQSeries
3 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.65%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.33%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Firewall
1 7 (16.28%) DMZ
1 7 (16.28%) Internet
1 7 (16.28%) SAN
2 6 (13.95%) FCoE
2 6 (13.95%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (13.95%) Ethernet
2 6 (13.95%) MPLS
2 6 (13.95%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (11.63%) ATM
4 3 (6.98%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) Telnet
5 1 (2.33%) SSL
5 1 (2.33%) HTTP
5 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) DB2
3 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.65%) Cognos Query Studio
5 2 (4.65%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 2 (4.65%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (4.65%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (4.65%) DecisionStream
5 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) LoadRunner
1 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.98%) ClearCase
General
1 22 (51.16%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Banking
3 11 (25.58%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (16.28%) Project Manager
1 7 (16.28%) Developer
2 6 (13.95%) Analyst
2 6 (13.95%) Technical Project Manager
2 6 (13.95%) Technical Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (11.63%) Programmer
3 5 (11.63%) CICS Programmer
4 4 (9.30%) Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.98%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) DBA
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (4.65%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Business Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Cognos Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) XML
2 9 (20.93%) .NET
2 9 (20.93%) ASP.NET
2 9 (20.93%) Web Services
3 7 (16.28%) HTML
3 7 (16.28%) CSS
3 7 (16.28%) jQuery
3 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
4 6 (13.95%) MSMQ
5 5 (11.63%) Middleware
6 4 (9.30%) Regular Expression
6 4 (9.30%) HTML5
6 4 (9.30%) WCF
7 3 (6.98%) JSP
7 3 (6.98%) XSD
7 3 (6.98%) Ajax
8 1 (2.33%) XSL
8 1 (2.33%) Classic ASP
8 1 (2.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) Mainframe
2 14 (32.56%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (18.60%) Replication
5 6 (13.95%) Blackberry
6 5 (11.63%) Chip Card
6 5 (11.63%) Online Banking
7 4 (9.30%) SWIFT
8 3 (6.98%) N-Tier
8 3 (6.98%) DataPower
9 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
10 1 (2.33%) EPoS
10 1 (2.33%) SCADA
10 1 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Mobile
2 6 (13.95%) HPUX
2 6 (13.95%) Windows 2000
2 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
3 4 (9.30%) AIX
3 4 (9.30%) UNIX
4 2 (4.65%) Windows NT
4 2 (4.65%) Solaris
4 2 (4.65%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Project Management
2 11 (25.58%) Change Management
3 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
4 8 (18.60%) Release Management
5 7 (16.28%) Service Management
5 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
5 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (16.28%) Line Management
6 6 (13.95%) Incident Management
6 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.95%) Risk Management
6 6 (13.95%) Workflow
7 5 (11.63%) Migration
7 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
7 5 (11.63%) Analytics
7 5 (11.63%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (11.63%) Coaching
8 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) Assembly Language
3 8 (18.60%) REXX
4 7 (16.28%) JCL
4 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.28%) C#
4 7 (16.28%) COBOL
5 4 (9.30%) XPath
5 4 (9.30%) XQuery
6 3 (6.98%) Perl
6 3 (6.98%) PHP
6 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.98%) VBScript
7 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.65%) VB
7 2 (4.65%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) APMP
2 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
1 5 (11.63%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (4.65%) RACF
3 2 (4.65%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) CA Endevor
2 6 (13.95%) SCCM
2 6 (13.95%) Tivoli
3 5 (11.63%) Netcool
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 2 (4.65%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (2.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Oracle
2 11 (25.58%) HP
3 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco
4 7 (16.28%) Fujitsu
5 6 (13.95%) Brocade
5 6 (13.95%) Juniper
5 6 (13.95%) Avaya
5 6 (13.95%) Nortel
5 6 (13.95%) Clearswift
5 6 (13.95%) BT
5 6 (13.95%) VMware
6 4 (9.30%) CA
7 3 (6.98%) Cognos
7 3 (6.98%) Google
8 2 (4.65%) Sun
8 2 (4.65%) SAP
8 2 (4.65%) BMC
9 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.33%) webMethods
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
RBS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago