The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
UK / Scotland
Rank 116 87 128
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +41
Permanent jobs citing IBM 20 77 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 2.63% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 2.14% 5.79% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 46 13
Median salary £57,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £64,000 £47,200
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
936 1331 1243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.73% 45.38% 39.60%
Number of salaries quoted 611 817 806
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IBM
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IBM Salary Trend in Scotland

IBM
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

IBM Salary Histogram in Scotland

IBM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -4 11 £45,250 +7.73% 5
Edinburgh -24 8 £77,500 +93.75% 2
Perth and Kinross -3 1 - -
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for IBM.

1 29 (53.70%) Oracle
2 25 (46.30%) Finance
3 20 (37.04%) Java
3 20 (37.04%) SQL
4 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
4 17 (31.48%) Degree
5 15 (27.78%) WebSphere
5 15 (27.78%) Relational Database
5 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (24.07%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (24.07%) SAP
6 13 (24.07%) JMS
6 13 (24.07%) Data Modelling
6 13 (24.07%) Computer Science
6 13 (24.07%) Banking
7 12 (22.22%) Data Management
7 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (22.22%) RDBMS
7 12 (22.22%) ERwin
8 11 (20.37%) NetWeaver
8 11 (20.37%) EJB
8 11 (20.37%) JDBC
8 11 (20.37%) EJB 3.0
9 10 (18.52%) JAX-WS
9 10 (18.52%) Data Architecture
9 10 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (16.67%) Unix
10 9 (16.67%) Linux
10 9 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 9 (16.67%) J2EE

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 13 (24.07%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (20.37%) NetWeaver
4 6 (11.11%) Apache Spark
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.41%) JBoss
5 4 (7.41%) SAS
5 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (3.70%) Apache
7 2 (3.70%) Apache Qpid
7 2 (3.70%) Confluence
7 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.70%) IBM Domino
7 2 (3.70%) IIS
7 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.85%) Alfresco
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) IaaS
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (3.70%) Firewall
2 2 (3.70%) SSL
3 1 (1.85%) HTTP
3 1 (1.85%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (27.78%) Relational Database
3 12 (22.22%) RDBMS
4 10 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 7 (12.96%) Hadoop
7 6 (11.11%) Apache Hive
7 6 (11.11%) HBase
8 5 (9.26%) Data Lake
8 5 (9.26%) OLAP
8 5 (9.26%) OLTP
9 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (7.41%) Star Schema
10 3 (5.56%) Informix
11 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (3.70%) DataStage
11 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
11 2 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (3.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) ERwin
2 7 (12.96%) PVCS
3 5 (9.26%) MagicDraw
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.70%) FitNesse
5 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.70%) JIRA
5 2 (3.70%) Maven
5 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (46.30%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Back Office
3 4 (7.41%) General Ledger
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Billing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Architect
2 11 (20.37%) Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Data Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Senior Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Senior Data Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Senior Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Consultant
6 4 (7.41%) Information Architect
7 3 (5.56%) IT Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Server Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Storage Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.56%) Unix Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior IT Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) JMS
2 11 (20.37%) EJB
2 11 (20.37%) EJB 3.0
2 11 (20.37%) JDBC
3 10 (18.52%) JAX-WS
4 9 (16.67%) J2EE
5 7 (12.96%) Ajax
5 7 (12.96%) Java EE 5
5 7 (12.96%) JSF
5 7 (12.96%) JSP
5 7 (12.96%) Silverlight
5 7 (12.96%) Web Services
6 6 (11.11%) Kafka
6 6 (11.11%) XML
7 4 (7.41%) Middleware
7 4 (7.41%) XML Schema
8 3 (5.56%) .NET
8 3 (5.56%) REST
8 3 (5.56%) SOAP
9 2 (3.70%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (24.07%) Computer Science
3 9 (16.67%) Taxonomies
4 6 (11.11%) Reference Data
5 3 (5.56%) Mainframe
5 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.70%) DataPower
6 2 (3.70%) Fixed Income
6 2 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.85%) AS400
7 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.85%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Linux
1 9 (16.67%) Unix
2 7 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (11.11%) AIX
4 5 (9.26%) Windows
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.70%) Solaris
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Data Modelling
2 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) Data Management
3 10 (18.52%) Data Architecture
4 9 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.67%) Ontologies
4 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 8 (14.81%) Analytics
5 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (12.96%) Master Data Management
6 7 (12.96%) Service Design
6 7 (12.96%) SOA
6 7 (12.96%) UML
7 6 (11.11%) ETL
8 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
8 5 (9.26%) Data Security
8 5 (9.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) Java
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 9 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.56%) VB
3 3 (5.56%) VBScript
4 2 (3.70%) Perl
4 2 (3.70%) Python
4 2 (3.70%) Scala
5 1 (1.85%) C#
5 1 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (1.85%) Go
5 1 (1.85%) JCL
5 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) CCNA
2 2 (3.70%) CCNP
2 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.70%) HND
2 2 (3.70%) MCITP
2 2 (3.70%) MCSE
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) ISO 9001
2 6 (11.11%) Data Quality
3 5 (9.26%) ISO20022
4 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) RHEV
3 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.70%) Firmware
3 2 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.70%) UAG
3 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.85%) Docker
4 1 (1.85%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 1 (1.85%) RACF
4 1 (1.85%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.85%) zSecure
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) Oracle
2 13 (24.07%) SAP
3 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 6 (11.11%) Teradata
4 5 (9.26%) HP
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.41%) Cognos
5 4 (7.41%) VMware
6 3 (5.56%) Aveksa
6 3 (5.56%) Cisco
6 3 (5.56%) CyberArk
6 3 (5.56%) Sybase
7 2 (3.70%) Intel Security
7 2 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (3.70%) Samsung
8 1 (1.85%) CA
8 1 (1.85%) Dell
8 1 (1.85%) Informatica
8 1 (1.85%) Remedy
8 1 (1.85%) Symantec
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