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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 98 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 7 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.50% 0.70% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 1.69% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £41,500 £18,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.55% -63.26%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,250
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +13.17%
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
489 590 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.85% 41.26% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 314 383 286
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £60,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) C#
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (36.36%) VBA
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (36.36%) MS Access
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) MVC
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Banking
6 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (27.27%) HTML
7 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 3 (27.27%) Project Management
7 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Line Management
8 2 (18.18%) MS Office
8 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
8 2 (18.18%) Citrix
8 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
8 2 (18.18%) Degree

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (18.18%) Lync
5 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (9.09%) JBoss
5 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (9.09%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMTP
1 1 (9.09%) SNMP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) MS Access
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Support Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Desktop Support Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Solutions Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Desktop Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
1 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
1 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) MVC
1 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Line Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) OpenView
1 1 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) HP