The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lotus
Rank 187 175 172
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.099% 0.054% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.12% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £35,000 £17,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £37,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.81% +23.33%
Lotus
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1797 1628 1807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.65% 44.16% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1357 1569
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Lotus
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Lotus Salary Trend in Manchester

Lotus
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lotus across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Lotus Salary Histogram in Manchester

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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%) IBM Notes
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Novell
4 3 (50.00%) GroupWise
4 3 (50.00%) Zimbra
5 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (33.33%) Google
5 2 (33.33%) PKI
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) SAP
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) ERP

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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%) IBM Notes
2 4 (66.67%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) GroupWise
3 3 (50.00%) Zimbra
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Apps
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Novell
3 2 (33.33%) Google
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Scalix
4 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com