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 30 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 IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 82 100 82
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -18
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 13 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.95% 0.22% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 2.66% 0.58% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £18,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £18,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £18,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%
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
489 514 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.88% 38.13% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 313 322 284
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 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 13 (92.86%) SharePoint
3 10 (71.43%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 9 (64.29%) VBA
4 9 (64.29%) .NET
4 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
4 9 (64.29%) MS Access
4 9 (64.29%) MVC
4 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
4 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (57.14%) CSS
5 8 (57.14%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) Project Management
6 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
7 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
7 4 (28.57%) Citrix
7 4 (28.57%) MS Office
7 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 4 (28.57%) Lync
7 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
7 4 (28.57%) Degree
8 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (7.14%) WebSphere

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 13 (92.86%) SharePoint
3 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
4 4 (28.57%) Lync
5 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (7.14%) Mule
5 1 (7.14%) JBoss
5 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMTP
1 1 (7.14%) SNMP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (64.29%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Trainee
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
1 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
1 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (7.14%) Java EE
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) VBA
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView
1 1 (7.14%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) HP