The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kent region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 93 89 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 9 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.80% 0.095% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 0.21% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +41.30%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-22.97% +5.71%
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
597 472 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 53.35% 44.95% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 512 394 379
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Lotus
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lotus across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Lotus Salary Histogram in Kent

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 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%) LotusScript
2 7 (77.78%) Formula Language
2 7 (77.78%) Cognos
2 7 (77.78%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (77.78%) ERP
2 7 (77.78%) ODBC
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Mathematics
2 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (77.78%) IBM Connections
2 7 (77.78%) XPages
3 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (66.67%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) AS400
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) VBScript
5 2 (22.22%) MySQL
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (33.33%) 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%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
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
3 1 (11.11%) Domino Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) ODBC
1 7 (77.78%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Mathematics
1 7 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 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
2 6 (66.67%) 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%) VBScript
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
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
Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & substantial benefits
Posted: 5 days ago