The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus 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 Lotus over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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 IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 92 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 12 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.80% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 1.01% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 3
Average salary £57,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.11% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £37,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +19.04%
Lotus
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
621 494 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.43% 40.46% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 413 307 347
Average salary £40,000 £48,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,275
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Lotus
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the Edinburgh region.

Lotus Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Lotus
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lotus across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Lotus Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Lotus
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Lotus 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 Lotus.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 16 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
1 16 (100.00%) Banking
1 16 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 11 (68.75%) Service Delivery
3 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
3 6 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Lotus 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 Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 16 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 16 (100.00%) Finance
1 16 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Desktop Support
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Service Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Desktop Support Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Desktop Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Services Delivery Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Service Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Support Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 11 (68.75%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory