The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 28 May 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 IBM Lotus Software.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lotus
Rank 243 203 212
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +9
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 2 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.032% 0.50% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.070% 1.05% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 26 10
Median salary £21,500 £33,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.84% +15.78%
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £33,665 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.67% -0.98%
Lotus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2841 2566 2455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.76% 47.90% 47.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2120 2129 2044
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Lotus as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Lotus
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Lotus Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Lotus
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Coventry -4 1 £21,500 -31.74%
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Lotus 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 14 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) Incident Management
4 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) Unix
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Intel
7 2 (14.29%) JCL
7 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
7 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 2 (14.29%) SLA
7 2 (14.29%) IBM
7 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 2 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
7 2 (14.29%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (14.29%) ISPF
8 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (7.14%) assyst
8 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
8 1 (7.14%) Server Patching
8 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (100.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.14%) SAS
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) assyst
1 1 (7.14%) Maximo
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Help Desk Support
2 4 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (28.57%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Operator
3 2 (14.29%) Mainframe Operator
3 2 (14.29%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Messaging Support
3 2 (14.29%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Messaging Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) ISPF
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Release Management
2 1 (7.14%) Server Patching
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) JCL
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (14.29%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (7.14%) Control-M
1 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView
1 1 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Intel
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) BMC
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas