The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 5 March 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 the International Business Machines Corporation.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 83 88 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -21
Permanent jobs citing IBM 14 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.27% 1.46% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 3.05% 3.10% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 17
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £42,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
459 613 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.58% 47.19% 51.05%
Number of salaries quoted 304 390 215
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

IBM
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

IBM Salary Trend in Glasgow

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 39 (84.78%) Finance
2 23 (50.00%) SQL
3 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (47.83%) Relational Database
4 21 (45.65%) Middleware
5 18 (39.13%) Java
6 16 (34.78%) OO
6 16 (34.78%) OOD
7 14 (30.43%) JMS
8 13 (28.26%) Degree
8 13 (28.26%) Analytics
9 12 (26.09%) TDD
9 12 (26.09%) Front Office
9 12 (26.09%) Scrum
9 12 (26.09%) Python
9 12 (26.09%) Oracle
10 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 9 (19.57%) SOAP
11 9 (19.57%) Web Services
11 9 (19.57%) Data Management
12 8 (17.39%) WebSphere
12 8 (17.39%) UNIX
12 8 (17.39%) ETL
12 8 (17.39%) Project Management
13 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
13 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
13 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (13.04%) Apache CXF

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.35%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.17%) Maximo
1 1 (2.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) SAN
2 2 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) DMZ
3 1 (2.17%) Intranet
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (47.83%) Relational Database
2 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) DecisionStream
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (2.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.17%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 39 (84.78%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Front Office
3 6 (13.04%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Python Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Java Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Architect
4 7 (15.22%) Data Architect
5 5 (10.87%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Junior
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Junior Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.70%) Systems Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Data Modeller
6 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.35%) Web Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Middleware Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Operations Support Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) Middleware
2 14 (30.43%) JMS
3 9 (19.57%) SOAP
3 9 (19.57%) Web Services
4 6 (13.04%) Apache CXF
4 6 (13.04%) XML Messaging
4 6 (13.04%) XML
4 6 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 4 (8.70%) .NET
5 4 (8.70%) HTML
6 2 (4.35%) REST
6 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (4.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) Equities
2 6 (13.04%) Derivative
3 4 (8.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (8.70%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) DataPower
5 1 (2.17%) AS400
5 1 (2.17%) SCADA
5 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) UNIX
2 6 (13.04%) AIX
3 5 (10.87%) Solaris
3 5 (10.87%) Linux
4 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.78%) OO
2 16 (34.78%) OOD
3 13 (28.26%) Analytics
4 12 (26.09%) TDD
4 12 (26.09%) Scrum
5 9 (19.57%) Data Management
6 8 (17.39%) ETL
6 8 (17.39%) Project Management
7 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
7 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.70%) Change Control
10 4 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (8.70%) Line Management
10 4 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (8.70%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) SQL
2 18 (39.13%) Java
3 12 (26.09%) Python
4 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.70%) Korn
4 4 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 4 (8.70%) Perl
4 4 (8.70%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) vSphere
2 4 (8.70%) PowerHA
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.70%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (4.35%) CA LISA
4 1 (2.17%) Nagios
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Oracle
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.70%) Sun
4 4 (8.70%) Dell
4 4 (8.70%) EMC
4 4 (8.70%) Symantec
5 3 (6.52%) HP
6 2 (4.35%) Green Hat
6 2 (4.35%) Sybase
7 1 (2.17%) BMC
7 1 (2.17%) Cognizant
7 1 (2.17%) Veritas
7 1 (2.17%) webMethods
7 1 (2.17%) SAP
7 1 (2.17%) Cognos
7 1 (2.17%) Telelogic
7 1 (2.17%) Syclo