The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Scotland region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 125 77 88
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +11
Permanent jobs citing IBM 45 83 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.22% 2.55% 2.18%
As % of the Vendors category 2.76% 5.18% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 52 46
Average salary £41,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £35,250 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,850 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -
Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1629 1601 1554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.17% 49.14% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1036 1080 1043
Average salary £40,750 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.11% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,425 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,200 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
UK

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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 -15 22 £44,250 -18.05% 2
Glasgow -20 12 £40,000 -10.11%
Stirling -5 7 £47,500 +18.75%
West Lothian +11 1 - -
Highlands +6 1 - -
IBM
UK

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 49 (44.55%) UNIX
2 39 (35.45%) AIX
3 37 (33.64%) Oracle
3 37 (33.64%) Banking
4 32 (29.09%) Finance
5 26 (23.64%) WebSphere
6 23 (20.91%) Oracle Database
7 22 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (17.27%) Java
8 19 (17.27%) DataStage
9 17 (15.45%) zOS
9 17 (15.45%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (15.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 17 (15.45%) SQL
9 17 (15.45%) Linux
9 17 (15.45%) Windows
9 17 (15.45%) Oracle9i Database
10 16 (14.55%) VMware
10 16 (14.55%) Change Data Capture
10 16 (14.55%) IBM InfoSphere
11 15 (13.64%) Release Management
11 15 (13.64%) Subversion
12 14 (12.73%) E-Commerce
12 14 (12.73%) DB2
12 14 (12.73%) QA
13 13 (11.82%) User Acceptance Testing
14 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
14 12 (10.91%) Mainframe
15 11 (10.00%) HP
15 11 (10.00%) Citrix

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 26 (23.64%) WebSphere
2 9 (8.18%) CICS
2 9 (8.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (6.36%) SAS
4 6 (5.45%) MQSeries
4 6 (5.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (3.64%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.73%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (2.73%) Jetty
7 3 (2.73%) WebSphere Portal
8 2 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.82%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.82%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.91%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.91%) Apache
9 1 (0.91%) MTS
9 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.91%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.91%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.91%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.18%) Internet
2 6 (5.45%) HTTP
3 5 (4.55%) SSL
4 4 (3.64%) SAN
4 4 (3.64%) HTTPS
4 4 (3.64%) WAN
5 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.73%) Firewall
5 3 (2.73%) VLAN
6 2 (1.82%) Intranet
6 2 (1.82%) Wireless
6 2 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.82%) DNS
7 1 (0.91%) DMZ
7 1 (0.91%) VPN
7 1 (0.91%) LAN
7 1 (0.91%) PBX
7 1 (0.91%) SMTP
7 1 (0.91%) DHCP
7 1 (0.91%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.91%) Oracle Database
2 22 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (17.27%) DataStage
4 17 (15.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 17 (15.45%) Oracle9i Database
5 16 (14.55%) IBM InfoSphere
6 14 (12.73%) DB2
7 7 (6.36%) SQL Server
8 5 (4.55%) OLAP
8 5 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.82%) Cognos Report Studio
10 2 (1.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (13.64%) Subversion
2 4 (3.64%) ClearCase
2 4 (3.64%) ClearQuest
3 3 (2.73%) Maven
3 3 (2.73%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.82%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.82%) ERwin
5 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
General
1 37 (33.64%) Banking
2 32 (29.09%) Finance
3 9 (8.18%) Retail
4 4 (3.64%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.64%) Legal
5 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (16.36%) Implementation Manager
2 16 (14.55%) Analyst
3 12 (10.91%) Technical Specialist
4 9 (8.18%) Architect
4 9 (8.18%) Administrator
5 8 (7.27%) Developer
5 8 (7.27%) WebSphere Specialist
6 7 (6.36%) Server Administrator
7 6 (5.45%) Consultant
8 5 (4.55%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Desktop Support
8 5 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Server Support
9 4 (3.64%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (3.64%) Programmer
9 4 (3.64%) WebSphere Administrator
9 4 (3.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 8 (7.27%) Middleware
3 6 (5.45%) Spring
3 6 (5.45%) Web Services
4 4 (3.64%) XML
4 4 (3.64%) .NET
4 4 (3.64%) J2EE
4 4 (3.64%) ISPF
5 3 (2.73%) Java EE
5 3 (2.73%) JSP
5 3 (2.73%) JMS
5 3 (2.73%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (2.73%) WebSockets
6 2 (1.82%) Apache Camel
6 2 (1.82%) HTML5
6 2 (1.82%) HTML
6 2 (1.82%) JDBC
6 2 (1.82%) SOAP
6 2 (1.82%) JSON
7 1 (0.91%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.91%) Mainframe
2 10 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (3.64%) VSAM
3 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.73%) AS400
4 3 (2.73%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.73%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.73%) Online Banking
4 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.91%) Wiki
5 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.91%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.91%) DataPower
5 1 (0.91%) Open Source
5 1 (0.91%) iPad
5 1 (0.91%) NHS
5 1 (0.91%) Firmware
5 1 (0.91%) Replication
5 1 (0.91%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 49 (44.55%) UNIX
2 39 (35.45%) AIX
3 17 (15.45%) Windows
3 17 (15.45%) Linux
3 17 (15.45%) zOS
4 11 (10.00%) Solaris
5 9 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 5 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.91%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.45%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (14.55%) Change Data Capture
3 15 (13.64%) Release Management
4 14 (12.73%) E-Commerce
5 13 (11.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (7.27%) ETL
7 8 (7.27%) Change Management
8 7 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.36%) SOA
9 6 (5.45%) Service Delivery
10 5 (4.55%) ITIL
10 5 (4.55%) Validation
11 4 (3.64%) Programme Management
11 4 (3.64%) Risk Management
11 4 (3.64%) Service Management
11 4 (3.64%) Waterfall
12 3 (2.73%) Analytics
12 3 (2.73%) Test Scripting
12 3 (2.73%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.27%) Java
2 17 (15.45%) SQL
3 9 (8.18%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.64%) JCL
4 4 (3.64%) Assembly Language
4 4 (3.64%) REXX
4 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.64%) Perl
4 4 (3.64%) COBOL
5 3 (2.73%) C++
5 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.73%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.73%) Jython
6 2 (1.82%) C#
7 1 (0.91%) C
7 1 (0.91%) PHP
7 1 (0.91%) VB
7 1 (0.91%) ABAP
7 1 (0.91%) RPG
7 1 (0.91%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 8 (7.27%) Degree
2 2 (1.82%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.82%) PMP
2 2 (1.82%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.82%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.91%) MBA
3 1 (0.91%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.73%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (8.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.64%) XenApp
3 3 (2.73%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.82%) Samba
4 2 (1.82%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.91%) RACF
5 1 (0.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.91%) vSphere
5 1 (0.91%) Gluster
5 1 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.91%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) CA Endevor
2 2 (1.82%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.82%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (1.82%) CA LISA
3 1 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.91%) Control-M
3 1 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.91%) Puppet
3 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (33.64%) Oracle
2 16 (14.55%) VMware
3 12 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 11 (10.00%) HP
4 11 (10.00%) Citrix
5 6 (5.45%) SAP
5 6 (5.45%) BMC
6 5 (4.55%) Compuware
6 5 (4.55%) CA
7 4 (3.64%) Cognos
7 4 (3.64%) Cisco
8 3 (2.73%) Informatica
8 3 (2.73%) Green Hat
9 2 (1.82%) Telelogic
9 2 (1.82%) Teradata
9 2 (1.82%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.82%) Dell
9 2 (1.82%) EMC
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