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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 59 91 64
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -27
Permanent jobs citing IBM 36 9 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.83% 0.66% 3.30%
As % of the Vendors category 6.98% 1.76% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 27
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +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
516 510 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.60% 37.47% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 337 318 338
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +0.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,575 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 14 February 2016.

IBM Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 56 (76.71%) Banking
2 43 (58.90%) Finance
3 35 (47.95%) Oracle
4 29 (39.73%) WebSphere
5 22 (30.14%) Degree
6 20 (27.40%) Middleware
7 19 (26.03%) Retail
7 19 (26.03%) Java
8 16 (21.92%) Windows
8 16 (21.92%) Incident Management
9 15 (20.55%) SDLC
9 15 (20.55%) HP
9 15 (20.55%) Internet
9 15 (20.55%) Change Management
10 14 (19.18%) Service Management
10 14 (19.18%) Firewall
10 14 (19.18%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (17.81%) SAN
11 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (17.81%) Data Centre
12 12 (16.44%) DataPower
12 12 (16.44%) Mobile Banking
12 12 (16.44%) DMZ
12 12 (16.44%) Intranet
12 12 (16.44%) HTTP
12 12 (16.44%) SSL
12 12 (16.44%) XML
12 12 (16.44%) XSL
13 11 (15.07%) Sybase
13 11 (15.07%) MySQL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 29 (39.73%) WebSphere
2 14 (19.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.37%) CICS
3 1 (1.37%) FileNet
3 1 (1.37%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Markit EDM
1 11 (15.07%) MultiFonds
1 11 (15.07%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.37%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.37%) Maximo
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.55%) Internet
2 14 (19.18%) Firewall
3 13 (17.81%) SAN
4 12 (16.44%) DMZ
4 12 (16.44%) HTTP
4 12 (16.44%) Intranet
4 12 (16.44%) SSL
5 11 (15.07%) LAN
5 11 (15.07%) Multicast
5 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
5 11 (15.07%) WAN
6 4 (5.48%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) MySQL
1 11 (15.07%) RDBMS
1 11 (15.07%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.74%) DataStage
2 2 (2.74%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (2.74%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.37%) DB2
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
General
1 56 (76.71%) Banking
2 43 (58.90%) Finance
3 19 (26.03%) Retail
4 11 (15.07%) Financial Institution
4 11 (15.07%) Investment Banking
4 11 (15.07%) Private Banking
5 6 (8.22%) Corporate Banking
5 6 (8.22%) Legal
6 4 (5.48%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Electronics
7 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.37%) Marketing
7 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (20.55%) Analyst
2 13 (17.81%) Technical Leader
3 11 (15.07%) Technical Specialist
4 10 (13.70%) Firewall Analyst
4 10 (13.70%) XML Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Architect
6 6 (8.22%) Consultant
6 6 (8.22%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Data Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Data Integration Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Informatica Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Integration Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Java Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Java Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Java Technical Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Design Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Design Leader
7 4 (5.48%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) Middleware
2 12 (16.44%) XML
2 12 (16.44%) XSL
3 8 (10.96%) Web Services
3 8 (10.96%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (5.48%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (5.48%) J2EE
5 2 (2.74%) .NET
5 2 (2.74%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.44%) DataPower
2 12 (16.44%) Mobile Banking
3 11 (15.07%) Grid Computing
4 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
5 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (8.22%) Data Integration
6 6 (8.22%) SWIFT
7 4 (5.48%) Taxonomies
8 3 (4.11%) Online Banking
9 2 (2.74%) Cryptography
9 2 (2.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
9 2 (2.74%) Fintech
9 2 (2.74%) PKI
10 1 (1.37%) CMDB
10 1 (1.37%) e-Learning
10 1 (1.37%) IBM Mainframe
10 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
10 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.92%) Windows
2 11 (15.07%) Windows Server
3 10 (13.70%) Unix
4 6 (8.22%) Linux
5 3 (4.11%) AIX
5 3 (4.11%) Solaris
5 3 (4.11%) zOS
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.92%) Incident Management
2 15 (20.55%) Change Management
2 15 (20.55%) SDLC
3 14 (19.18%) Service Management
4 13 (17.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (15.07%) Electronic Trading
5 11 (15.07%) High Availability
5 11 (15.07%) Investment Management
5 11 (15.07%) People Management
6 10 (13.70%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.33%) Service Delivery
8 8 (10.96%) Analytics
8 8 (10.96%) Information Security
8 8 (10.96%) ITIL
9 7 (9.59%) SOA
10 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.22%) Coaching
10 6 (8.22%) Penetration Testing
10 6 (8.22%) Risk Management
10 6 (8.22%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.03%) Java
2 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
2 2 (2.74%) SQL
3 1 (1.37%) COBOL
3 1 (1.37%) JCL
3 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (30.14%) Degree
2 8 (10.96%) CISM
2 8 (10.96%) CISSP
3 6 (8.22%) CISA
4 4 (5.48%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) QA
2 4 (5.48%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.11%) SLA
4 2 (2.74%) COBIT
4 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.74%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.11%) SCOM
3 1 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.37%) Netcool
3 1 (1.37%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.37%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) TADDM
Vendors
1 35 (47.95%) Oracle
2 15 (20.55%) HP
3 11 (15.07%) Bloomberg
3 11 (15.07%) Calypso
3 11 (15.07%) Charles River
3 11 (15.07%) Fidessa
3 11 (15.07%) Linedata
3 11 (15.07%) Reuters
3 11 (15.07%) Sybase
4 6 (8.22%) Informatica
5 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.48%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.74%) Cognizant
7 2 (2.74%) Imperva
7 2 (2.74%) Splunk
7 2 (2.74%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.37%) Adobe
8 1 (1.37%) ILOG
8 1 (1.37%) Pega
8 1 (1.37%) Syclo
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £80,000 (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Market competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
greyspark
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Capita plc
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 23 days ago