The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 18 April 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 West Lothian 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank - 32 21
Permanent jobs citing IBM 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 4.05% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category - 5.71% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Vendors Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49 105 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 58.33% 70.95% 55.65%
Number of salaries quoted 35 41 41
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £35,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
IBM
Scotland

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

IBM
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

IBM Salary Trend in West Lothian

IBM
Top 4 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement