The first table below looks at the demand for IBM Notes skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM Notes over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Notes (formerly Lotus Notes)
Rank 185 196 180
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing IBM Notes 25 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.28% 2.00% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 6
Average salary £33,000 £62,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.20% +103.25%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £38,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-25.97% +14.92%
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1095 1002 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.35% 18.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 934 848 854
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
IBM Notes
England

IBM Notes
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

IBM Notes Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IBM Notes
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IBM Notes Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IBM Notes
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM Notes across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

IBM Notes Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IBM Notes
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Notes within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Warwickshire +25 13 £33,000 +40.42%
Worcestershire - 6 £28,000 -
Shropshire - 3 £17,000 - 1
Staffordshire -5 1 £29,500 -34.44%
Birmingham -5 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £23,500 -
IBM Notes
England

IBM Notes
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing IBM Notes 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 Notes.

1 30 (100.00%) Lotus
2 14 (46.67%) Intel
2 14 (46.67%) UNIX
3 10 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
3 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 10 (33.33%) IBM
3 10 (33.33%) BMC
3 10 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 10 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
3 10 (33.33%) Control-M
3 10 (33.33%) Mainframe
4 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (30.00%) Windows
4 9 (30.00%) Degree
5 8 (26.67%) Web Development
5 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
5 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 8 (26.67%) MS Office
5 8 (26.67%) C#
5 8 (26.67%) HTML
5 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 8 (26.67%) .NET
6 7 (23.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (23.33%) Remedy
6 7 (23.33%) CSS
6 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (23.33%) Aerospace
6 7 (23.33%) Automotive

IBM Notes
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing IBM Notes 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 Notes. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (33.33%) Lotus Domino
1 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.67%) SAS
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Office
2 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (13.33%) Maximo
2 4 (13.33%) assyst
3 1 (3.33%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) DDNS
4 1 (3.33%) NAS
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) DB2
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 7 (23.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (23.33%) Aerospace
1 7 (23.33%) Automotive
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Systems Developer
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Computer Operator
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 4 (13.33%) Mainframe Operator
5 3 (10.00%) IT Support
5 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Support Assistant
6 2 (6.67%) IT Support Assistant
6 2 (6.67%) IT Assistant
6 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Telephony Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) HTML
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) CSS
3 4 (13.33%) Middleware
3 4 (13.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (6.67%) AS400
5 2 (6.67%) iPhone
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) UNIX
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) MVS
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Android
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Web Development
2 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (6.67%) Migration
3 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) C#
1 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.33%) CCA
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (6.67%) XenServer
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 10 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
1 10 (33.33%) Control-M
2 2 (6.67%) OpenView
2 2 (6.67%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Lotus
2 14 (46.67%) Intel
3 10 (33.33%) IBM
3 10 (33.33%) BMC
4 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (23.33%) Remedy
6 6 (20.00%) VMware
7 4 (13.33%) Oracle
8 3 (10.00%) Citrix
8 3 (10.00%) HP
9 2 (6.67%) Cisco
9 2 (6.67%) Business Objects
9 2 (6.67%) SAP
10 1 (3.33%) Mitel
10 1 (3.33%) Altiris
10 1 (3.33%) Symantec
10 1 (3.33%) NetApp
10 1 (3.33%) Veritas
10 1 (3.33%) Dell