Period
to 16 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 16 October 2018 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 61 72
Rank change year-on-year -51 +11 +47
Permanent jobs citing IBM 46 94 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.09% 4.21% 3.82%
As % of the Vendors category 4.90% 10.98% 7.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 40
Glasgow median annual salary £50,225 £47,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.18% -4.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £39,250 £33,200 £36,900
90th Percentile £67,500 £82,500 £70,025
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% -10.00% +8.70%

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 Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 939 856 1,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 42.62% 38.30% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 640 535 592
Glasgow median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,660 £28,693 £27,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,150 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Glasgow

IBM
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for IBM in Glasgow

IBM
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Glasgow over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for IBM.

1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) SQL
3 20 (43.48%) Finance
4 18 (39.13%) Banking
5 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 13 (28.26%) Hibernate
6 13 (28.26%) Java
6 13 (28.26%) Test Automation
6 13 (28.26%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (26.09%) Retail Banking
7 12 (26.09%) QA
7 12 (26.09%) Cognizant
8 11 (23.91%) Oracle
8 11 (23.91%) TDD
9 10 (21.74%) Spring
9 10 (21.74%) Unix
9 10 (21.74%) Linux
9 10 (21.74%) Test Strategy
9 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (19.57%) Process Improvement
10 9 (19.57%) Selenium
10 9 (19.57%) XML
10 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.39%) Python
11 8 (17.39%) Mainframe
12 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
12 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
12 7 (15.22%) RDBMS
12 7 (15.22%) J2EE

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 7 (15.22%) JBoss
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.52%) Jetty
4 3 (6.52%) MQSeries
4 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.17%) SAS
5 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) GitHub
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) SSL
2 4 (8.70%) Internet
3 3 (6.52%) AMQP
3 3 (6.52%) HTTPS
3 3 (6.52%) SAN
4 2 (4.35%) Kerberos
4 2 (4.35%) SSH
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
2 7 (15.22%) RDBMS
2 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
3 6 (13.04%) Big Data
3 6 (13.04%) DB2
4 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.70%) Hadoop
5 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (6.52%) Couchbase
6 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
6 3 (6.52%) Redis
6 3 (6.52%) Riak
7 2 (4.35%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 2 (4.35%) DataStage
7 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (4.35%) OLAP
7 2 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Selenium
2 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 6 (13.04%) Appium
3 6 (13.04%) WebDriver
4 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.70%) GoogleTest
4 4 (8.70%) Maven
4 4 (8.70%) Subversion
4 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.52%) FitNesse
5 3 (6.52%) Vagrant
6 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.17%) Hudson
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 18 (39.13%) Banking
3 12 (26.09%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Architect
2 6 (13.04%) Automation Tester
2 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
2 6 (13.04%) Senior Architect
2 6 (13.04%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 6 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (13.04%) Tester
3 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.70%) C++ Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Python Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Python Software Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior C++ Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Service Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Service Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Designer
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) Hibernate
2 10 (21.74%) Spring
3 9 (19.57%) XML
4 7 (15.22%) J2EE
5 6 (13.04%) Java EE
5 6 (13.04%) SOAP
5 6 (13.04%) Web Services
5 6 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (10.87%) JMS
7 4 (8.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (8.70%) HTML
7 4 (8.70%) HTML5
7 4 (8.70%) JSON
7 4 (8.70%) Kafka
7 4 (8.70%) Middleware
7 4 (8.70%) ODBC
7 4 (8.70%) REST
7 4 (8.70%) RESTful
7 4 (8.70%) Struts
7 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Mainframe
3 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.70%) DataPower
4 4 (8.70%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (8.70%) Reference Data
5 2 (4.35%) PKI
5 2 (4.35%) User Experience
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (2.17%) Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.17%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Linux
1 10 (21.74%) Unix
2 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (10.87%) AIX
4 4 (8.70%) Solaris
4 4 (8.70%) Windows
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.35%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.17%) CentOS
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.26%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (28.26%) Test Automation
3 11 (23.91%) TDD
4 10 (21.74%) Test Strategy
5 9 (19.57%) Process Improvement
6 7 (15.22%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (15.22%) Concurrent Programming
6 7 (15.22%) Data Modelling
6 7 (15.22%) Decision-Making
6 7 (15.22%) ITIL
6 7 (15.22%) Multithreading
6 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
6 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.04%) CRM
7 6 (13.04%) Open Source
7 6 (13.04%) SOA
7 6 (13.04%) Test Scripting
7 6 (13.04%) TOGAF
7 6 (13.04%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) Java
3 8 (17.39%) Python
4 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
4 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.70%) C++
5 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.70%) Ruby
6 2 (4.35%) CLIST
6 2 (4.35%) JCL
6 2 (4.35%) REXX
6 2 (4.35%) Scala
7 1 (2.17%) Java 8
7 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) ISTQB
1 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) QA
2 6 (13.04%) COBIT
3 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.52%) Docker
2 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.35%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (4.35%) RACF
3 2 (4.35%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Flume
4 1 (2.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Ansible
2 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.70%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) Tivoli
2 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (6.52%) Cobbler
4 2 (4.35%) SCCM
5 1 (2.17%) Salt
5 1 (2.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.09%) Cognizant
3 11 (23.91%) Oracle
4 6 (13.04%) CA
4 6 (13.04%) Cognos
5 4 (8.70%) Chordiant
5 4 (8.70%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) Google
5 4 (8.70%) Okta
5 4 (8.70%) VMware
6 3 (6.52%) Informatica
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.52%) TIBCO
7 2 (4.35%) Dell
7 2 (4.35%) EMC
7 2 (4.35%) HP
7 2 (4.35%) OutlookSoft
7 2 (4.35%) Symantec
7 2 (4.35%) TOWER Software
8 1 (2.17%) Brocade