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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 85 110 90
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 10 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.09% 0.74% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 1
Average salary £35,500 £45,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.11% +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,665 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-3.81% +4.47%
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
478 542 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.74% 34.46% 41.36%
Number of salaries quoted 298 360 283
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 25 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 25 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 21 (84.00%) MS Excel
2 21 (84.00%) MS Access
2 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (84.00%) CSS
2 21 (84.00%) C#
2 21 (84.00%) HTML
2 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (84.00%) VBA
2 21 (84.00%) .NET
2 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (84.00%) MVC
2 21 (84.00%) .NET Framework
2 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (52.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (32.00%) Integration Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Project Management
6 7 (28.00%) Degree
7 4 (16.00%) Lync
7 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
7 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (16.00%) Citrix
7 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
7 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (16.00%) SLA
7 4 (16.00%) MS Office
7 4 (16.00%) Windows
7 4 (16.00%) Windows 7

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 25 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 25 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.00%) Lync
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (84.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) MS Access
1 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Trainee
6 1 (4.00%) Development Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Software Development Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
1 21 (84.00%) CSS
1 21 (84.00%) HTML
1 21 (84.00%) .NET
1 21 (84.00%) .NET Framework
1 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
1 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) MVC
2 13 (52.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (32.00%) Integration Testing
3 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) C#
1 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (84.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Citrix