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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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 the International Business Machines Corporation.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 103 112 104
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing IBM 55 63 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.76% 1.58% 1.84%
As % of the Vendors category 4.28% 3.67% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 27 25 37
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £63,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1285 1716 1619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.02% 42.98% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 791 1095 975
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2015.

IBM Salary Histogram in Scotland

IBM
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +16 31 £55,750 +11.50% 2
Glasgow -2 9 £42,000 - 2
Stirling -11 5 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 4 £30,750 -
West Lothian - 2 £70,000 - 2
Aberdeen +20 1 £34,000 -
Dundee - 1 £55,000 -
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing IBM 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 IBM.

1 59 (59.00%) Finance
2 41 (41.00%) Oracle
3 38 (38.00%) UNIX
4 36 (36.00%) Banking
5 33 (33.00%) Java
5 33 (33.00%) SQL
6 27 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (21.00%) Retail
7 21 (21.00%) .NET
8 20 (20.00%) Linux
9 19 (19.00%) DataStage
9 19 (19.00%) XML
9 19 (19.00%) Relational Database
10 16 (16.00%) Data Management
10 16 (16.00%) Degree
10 16 (16.00%) ETL
10 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 16 (16.00%) Change Management
11 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
11 15 (15.00%) TDD
12 14 (14.00%) J2EE
12 14 (14.00%) OO
12 14 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (14.00%) OOD
13 13 (13.00%) C#
13 13 (13.00%) UML
13 13 (13.00%) Web Services
13 13 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (13.00%) SAN
14 12 (12.00%) Mainframe

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing IBM 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 IBM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.00%) CICS
2 5 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (3.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (3.00%) FileNet
5 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.00%) Maximo
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.00%) SAN
2 6 (6.00%) Internet
2 6 (6.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (6.00%) SSL
3 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.00%) LDAP
4 3 (3.00%) HTTP
5 2 (2.00%) LAN
5 2 (2.00%) VoIP
5 2 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.00%) DataStage
1 19 (19.00%) Relational Database
2 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (11.00%) DB2
5 8 (8.00%) JasperReports
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.00%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.00%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (1.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (1.00%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (1.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.00%) DecisionStream
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Subversion
1 2 (2.00%) JIRA
2 1 (1.00%) Maven
2 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (1.00%) FishEye
2 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.00%) Toad
General
1 59 (59.00%) Finance
2 36 (36.00%) Banking
3 21 (21.00%) Retail
4 10 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
5 6 (6.00%) Front Office
6 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (23.00%) Technical Specialist
2 20 (20.00%) Developer
3 15 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 13 (13.00%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.00%) Consultant
6 9 (9.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Architect
7 8 (8.00%) Administrator
8 6 (6.00%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.00%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (6.00%) Analyst
8 6 (6.00%) DBA
8 6 (6.00%) Python Developer
8 6 (6.00%) DB2 DBA
9 5 (5.00%) Technical Manager
9 5 (5.00%) UNIX Specialist
9 5 (5.00%) Technical Leader
9 5 (5.00%) UNIX Technical Specialist
9 5 (5.00%) Computer Operator
9 5 (5.00%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.00%) .NET
2 19 (19.00%) XML
3 14 (14.00%) J2EE
4 13 (13.00%) Web Services
5 11 (11.00%) Middleware
6 8 (8.00%) HTML
6 8 (8.00%) .NET Framework
7 7 (7.00%) JMS
8 5 (5.00%) SOAP
9 4 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (4.00%) XML Messaging
9 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.00%) CSS
9 4 (4.00%) Regular Expression
9 4 (4.00%) HTML5
9 4 (4.00%) Apache CXF
9 4 (4.00%) WCF
9 4 (4.00%) jQuery
10 3 (3.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
11 1 (1.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) Mainframe
1 12 (12.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.00%) AS400
4 5 (5.00%) LPAR
4 5 (5.00%) DataPower
5 4 (4.00%) SWIFT
5 4 (4.00%) Derivative
5 4 (4.00%) Equities
6 2 (2.00%) Replication
6 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.00%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.00%) SCADA
7 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.00%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.00%) UNIX
2 20 (20.00%) Linux
3 12 (12.00%) Windows
4 11 (11.00%) AIX
5 10 (10.00%) Solaris
6 9 (9.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (9.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.00%) Data Management
2 16 (16.00%) ETL
2 16 (16.00%) Change Management
3 15 (15.00%) TDD
4 14 (14.00%) OO
4 14 (14.00%) OOD
5 13 (13.00%) UML
5 13 (13.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 10 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 9 (9.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (8.00%) Project Management
8 8 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.00%) Automated Testing
9 7 (7.00%) Analytics
9 7 (7.00%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (6.00%) Scrum
10 6 (6.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.00%) Java
1 33 (33.00%) SQL
2 13 (13.00%) C#
3 11 (11.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (9.00%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.00%) Python
6 5 (5.00%) Perl
7 4 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.00%) XQuery
7 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.00%) Korn
7 4 (4.00%) XPath
8 1 (1.00%) R
8 1 (1.00%) C++
8 1 (1.00%) Fortran
8 1 (1.00%) REXX
8 1 (1.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.00%) MCSE
4 2 (2.00%) CCNA
4 2 (2.00%) HNC
4 2 (2.00%) HND
4 2 (2.00%) VTSP
4 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.00%) MOS
5 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.00%) ACF2
1 5 (5.00%) RACF
2 4 (4.00%) PowerHA
2 4 (4.00%) vSphere
2 4 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 5 (5.00%) Puppet
3 4 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.00%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.00%) CA Endevor
6 1 (1.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.00%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 41 (41.00%) Oracle
2 16 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.00%) Informatica
4 8 (8.00%) Sun
4 8 (8.00%) VMware
5 7 (7.00%) EMC
6 6 (6.00%) HP
7 5 (5.00%) Misys
7 5 (5.00%) Dell
7 5 (5.00%) Hitachi
8 4 (4.00%) CA
8 4 (4.00%) Symantec
9 3 (3.00%) Cisco
10 2 (2.00%) Juniper
10 2 (2.00%) Intel
11 1 (1.00%) Fujitsu
11 1 (1.00%) Syclo
11 1 (1.00%) Green Hat
11 1 (1.00%) SAP
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