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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 104 96 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -21
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.084% 0.40% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 1.00% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.69%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
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
604 499 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.80% 39.73% 49.94%
Number of salaries quoted 535 445 327
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 £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 9 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) ODBC
2 7 (77.78%) Cognos
2 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (77.78%) ERP
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) LotusScript
2 7 (77.78%) Formula Language
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Mathematics
2 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (77.78%) IBM Connections
2 7 (77.78%) XPages
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) AS400
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) MCP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 9 (100.00%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (77.78%) IBM Connections
3 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) ODBC
1 7 (77.78%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
1 7 (77.78%) Mathematics
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
1 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ERP
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
1 7 (77.78%) LotusScript
1 7 (77.78%) Formula Language
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (77.78%) Cognos
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft