The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank - 97 74
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 0 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.57% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.42% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Average salary - £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.69%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £33,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-1.49% +4.68%
Lotus
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
583 492 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.09% 39.94% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 522 443 326
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Lotus
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Kent

Lotus
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (100.00%) Cognos
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) LotusScript
1 6 (100.00%) Formula Language
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) ODBC
1 6 (100.00%) XPages
1 6 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 6 (100.00%) IBM Connections
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 6 (100.00%) IBM Connections
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) ODBC
1 6 (100.00%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ERP
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) LotusScript
1 6 (100.00%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cognos
1 6 (100.00%) IBM