Period
to 20 September 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM over the 6 months to 20 September 2019 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 the International Business Machines Corporation.

IBM
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 120 136
Rank change year-on-year +22 +16 -12
Permanent jobs citing IBM 51 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.05% 1.11% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 5.75% 3.02% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 38 11 9
Edinburgh median annual salary £49,500 £43,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.79% -20.91% +3.29%
10th Percentile £31,400 £27,750 £27,400
90th Percentile £58,627 £90,000 £83,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £48,250 £47,000
% change year-on-year -1.55% +2.66% -6.00%

IBM is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 887 928 1,051
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.68% 36.78% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 514 582 597
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,162 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.36% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,050 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,775 £75,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Edinburgh

IBM
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for IBM in Edinburgh

IBM
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 September 2019.

Salary histogram for IBM in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 September 2019, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for IBM.

1 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (62.75%) Windows
3 27 (52.94%) Linux
4 26 (50.98%) Banking
5 25 (49.02%) Mentoring
6 23 (45.10%) Retail
6 23 (45.10%) Google
6 23 (45.10%) Azure
6 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
7 22 (43.14%) Artificial Intelligence
8 21 (41.18%) DevOps
9 20 (39.22%) Fintech
9 20 (39.22%) SQL
10 19 (37.25%) Scrum
10 19 (37.25%) Bash Shell
11 18 (35.29%) Firewall
11 18 (35.29%) Terraform
11 18 (35.29%) IBM Cloud
11 18 (35.29%) Docker
11 18 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
12 17 (33.33%) Azure Stack
12 17 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
12 17 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
12 17 (33.33%) GCP
12 17 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
12 17 (33.33%) Public Cloud
12 17 (33.33%) Fraud Detection
12 17 (33.33%) Break/Fix
12 17 (33.33%) Programme Delivery

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 17 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 12 (23.53%) IIS
3 7 (13.73%) WebSphere
4 5 (9.80%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.92%) Apache
6 2 (3.92%) JBoss
7 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (45.10%) Azure
2 18 (35.29%) IBM Cloud
3 17 (33.33%) Azure Stack
3 17 (33.33%) GCP
4 12 (23.53%) AWS
5 3 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) Firewall
2 17 (33.33%) HTTP
3 12 (23.53%) DNS
3 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 10 (19.61%) DHCP
5 3 (5.88%) SAN
6 2 (3.92%) SMTP
6 2 (3.92%) SSH
7 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.92%) DataStage
1 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.92%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) ER Studio
3 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) Rational Team Concert
3 1 (1.96%) Selenium
General
1 26 (50.98%) Banking
2 23 (45.10%) Retail
3 16 (31.37%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (35.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) WebSphere Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Cloud Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Operations Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Engineering Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Scrum Master
7 1 (1.96%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) JDBC
1 5 (9.80%) JMS
1 5 (9.80%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (5.88%) Java EE
3 2 (3.92%) LDAP
3 2 (3.92%) Web Services
4 1 (1.96%) JAX-RS
4 1 (1.96%) JSP
4 1 (1.96%) Middleware
4 1 (1.96%) REST
4 1 (1.96%) SOAP
4 1 (1.96%) Spring
4 1 (1.96%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.96%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 17 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Robotics
2 5 (9.80%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.92%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 32 (62.75%) Windows
2 27 (52.94%) Linux
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.84%) Unix
5 3 (5.88%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.92%) AIX
6 2 (3.92%) Solaris
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (49.02%) Mentoring
3 22 (43.14%) Artificial Intelligence
4 21 (41.18%) DevOps
5 20 (39.22%) Fintech
6 19 (37.25%) Scrum
7 18 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (33.33%) Break/Fix
8 17 (33.33%) Fraud Detection
8 17 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
8 17 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
8 17 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
8 17 (33.33%) Risk Management
8 17 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 17 (33.33%) SDLC
9 16 (31.37%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (31.37%) Decision-Making
10 15 (29.41%) Proactive Management
10 15 (29.41%) Service Management
11 13 (25.49%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) SQL
2 19 (37.25%) Bash Shell
3 17 (33.33%) Groovy
3 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 17 (33.33%) Python
3 17 (33.33%) Ruby
4 5 (9.80%) C#
4 5 (9.80%) Java
4 5 (9.80%) VB
4 5 (9.80%) VBA
5 3 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) Bourne shell
6 2 (3.92%) C-shell
6 2 (3.92%) Korn
6 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Docker
2 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 10 (19.61%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 2 (3.92%) NFS
4 2 (3.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) Terraform
2 17 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.88%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.92%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.96%) Ansible
5 1 (1.96%) Rancher
5 1 (1.96%) SCCM
5 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (45.10%) Google
1 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) EMC
3 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.96%) Avaya
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.96%) Sophos