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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 106 105 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs citing IBM 32 58 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.34% 1.88% 2.45%
As % of the Vendors category 3.05% 4.51% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 23
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £92,750 £78,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -3.15%
IBM
UK

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
1050 1285 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.12% 41.73% 39.96%
Number of salaries quoted 672 822 819
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,080
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +22 25 £50,000 +23.45% 1
Edinburgh -14 5 £56,500 +25.55% 2
Fife - 1 - -
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 40 (50.00%) Oracle
2 39 (48.75%) SQL
3 35 (43.75%) Java
4 33 (41.25%) Finance
5 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (26.25%) Banking
7 19 (23.75%) JMS
7 19 (23.75%) Relational Database
8 16 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (20.00%) Linux
8 16 (20.00%) Unix
9 15 (18.75%) WebSphere
10 14 (17.50%) Degree
10 14 (17.50%) SAP
10 14 (17.50%) Tomcat
10 14 (17.50%) Analytics
11 13 (16.25%) SDLC
11 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
11 13 (16.25%) SAN
12 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
12 12 (15.00%) Middleware
12 12 (15.00%) PL/SQL
12 12 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (15.00%) Windows
13 11 (13.75%) EJB
13 11 (13.75%) JDBC
13 11 (13.75%) Sybase
13 11 (13.75%) OO
13 11 (13.75%) Sun
13 11 (13.75%) Business Intelligence

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 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 14 (17.50%) Tomcat
3 12 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (13.75%) NetWeaver
5 8 (10.00%) Apache Qpid
6 6 (7.50%) CICS
6 6 (7.50%) MS Exchange
6 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
6 6 (7.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (6.25%) JBoss
8 4 (5.00%) IBM Domino
8 4 (5.00%) IIS
8 4 (5.00%) SAS
9 3 (3.75%) Apache
9 3 (3.75%) Confluence
9 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (3.75%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (2.50%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.75%) MS Office
2 3 (3.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.50%) MS Project
4 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (5.00%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) IaaS
1 3 (3.75%) SaaS
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.25%) SAN
2 10 (12.50%) Firewall
3 8 (10.00%) DNS
3 8 (10.00%) SSL
3 8 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 7 (8.75%) SSH
5 6 (7.50%) HTTP
5 6 (7.50%) Internet
6 2 (2.50%) DHCP
6 2 (2.50%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.50%) VPN
7 1 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.25%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) Relational Database
2 16 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
4 11 (13.75%) Oracle Database
5 9 (11.25%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.25%) Data Lake
6 5 (6.25%) OLAP
6 5 (6.25%) OLTP
7 4 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (5.00%) DataStage
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (5.00%) Star Schema
8 3 (3.75%) DB2
8 3 (3.75%) Informix
8 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.50%) Cognos Query Studio
9 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (8.75%) PVCS
3 6 (7.50%) ERwin
4 5 (6.25%) MagicDraw
5 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.75%) FitNesse
5 3 (3.75%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.75%) JIRA
5 3 (3.75%) Maven
5 3 (3.75%) ProC
5 3 (3.75%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (41.25%) Finance
2 21 (26.25%) Banking
3 9 (11.25%) Retail
4 4 (5.00%) Back Office
4 4 (5.00%) General Ledger
4 4 (5.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.50%) Marketing
6 1 (1.25%) Billing
6 1 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Developer
2 10 (12.50%) Architect
3 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 8 (10.00%) Python Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Consultant
6 6 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Unix Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Unix Systems Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Information Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 4 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Programmer
8 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) Chief Architect
9 3 (3.75%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.75%) JMS
2 12 (15.00%) Middleware
3 11 (13.75%) EJB
3 11 (13.75%) EJB 3.0
3 11 (13.75%) JDBC
4 10 (12.50%) JAX-WS
5 8 (10.00%) Apache Flex
5 8 (10.00%) J2EE
5 8 (10.00%) XML
6 7 (8.75%) Ajax
6 7 (8.75%) Java EE 5
6 7 (8.75%) JSF
6 7 (8.75%) JSP
6 7 (8.75%) Silverlight
6 7 (8.75%) Web Services
7 5 (6.25%) .NET
8 4 (5.00%) XML Schema
9 3 (3.75%) ISPF
9 3 (3.75%) REST
9 3 (3.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) Fixed Income
3 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.75%) Mainframe
3 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.75%) Reference Data
4 5 (6.25%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (5.00%) Ontologies
5 4 (5.00%) Taxonomies
6 3 (3.75%) CESG
6 3 (3.75%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.50%) IVR
7 2 (2.50%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.25%) Clustering
8 1 (1.25%) DataPower
8 1 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.00%) Linux
1 16 (20.00%) Unix
2 12 (15.00%) Windows
3 10 (12.50%) AIX
4 9 (11.25%) Windows Server
5 7 (8.75%) Solaris
6 6 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.75%) zOS
9 2 (2.50%) MVS
10 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (17.50%) Analytics
3 13 (16.25%) SDLC
4 11 (13.75%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (13.75%) OO
4 11 (13.75%) Software Engineering
5 10 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 10 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 9 (11.25%) Data Management
6 9 (11.25%) Data Migration
6 9 (11.25%) Data Protection
6 9 (11.25%) Migration
7 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (10.00%) OOD
7 8 (10.00%) People Management
7 8 (10.00%) Scrum
7 8 (10.00%) TDD
7 8 (10.00%) UML
8 7 (8.75%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (48.75%) SQL
2 35 (43.75%) Java
3 12 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 8 (10.00%) Python
5 7 (8.75%) Perl
6 6 (7.50%) Korn
7 3 (3.75%) JCL
7 3 (3.75%) Scala
7 3 (3.75%) VB
7 3 (3.75%) VBScript
8 2 (2.50%) COBOL
8 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.25%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.25%) C#
9 1 (1.25%) C++
9 1 (1.25%) R
9 1 (1.25%) REXX
9 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) CCNA
2 2 (2.50%) CCNP
2 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.50%) MCITP
2 2 (2.50%) MCSE
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 7 (8.75%) ISO 9001
3 5 (6.25%) ISO20022
4 3 (3.75%) QA
5 2 (2.50%) SLA
6 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (7.50%) Sendmail
2 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.75%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 3 (3.75%) RACF
3 3 (3.75%) Time Sharing Option
3 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (2.50%) UAG
5 1 (1.25%) RHEV
5 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) zSecure
2 2 (2.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 40 (50.00%) Oracle
2 14 (17.50%) SAP
3 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.75%) Sun
4 11 (13.75%) Sybase
5 9 (11.25%) Cognos
6 7 (8.75%) HP
7 6 (7.50%) Cisco
7 6 (7.50%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.75%) Aveksa
8 3 (3.75%) CA
8 3 (3.75%) Cyber-Ark
8 3 (3.75%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (3.75%) Symantec
8 3 (3.75%) Tableau
8 3 (3.75%) VMware
9 2 (2.50%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.50%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.50%) Remedy
9 2 (2.50%) Samsung
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