The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus 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 Lotus over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 92 94 77
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 2 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.18% 0.58% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 1.41% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £32,500 £27,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.11% -27.92%
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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
459 498 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.77% 41.33% 50.38%
Number of salaries quoted 314 322 293
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £56,324
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Lotus
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Glasgow

Lotus
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IBM