The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 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.

Lotus
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 93 114
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 0 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.46% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.09% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 8
Median salary - £45,000 £18,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +143.24%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,001 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -24.99% +14.28%  

Lotus is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 496 552 810
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 46.10% 42.30% 46.50%
Number of salaries quoted 385 429 636
Median salary £39,000 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.29% -1.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Lotus
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Lotus as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Lotus in Cheshire

Lotus
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lotus in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Lotus in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Lotus.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (100.00%) MS Access
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) VB

Lotus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) QlikView
General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Software Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle