Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 67 76
Rank change year-on-year -48 +9 +60
Permanent jobs citing IBM 46 88 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.01% 3.85% 3.81%
As % of the Vendors category 4.59% 10.62% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26 39 50
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £36,750 £33,700 £30,425
90th Percentile £67,500 £76,250 £70,550
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% -7.00% +6.38%

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 1,003 829 1,267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 43.84% 36.31% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 710 482 673
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,275 £26,782
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,900 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) SQL
3 21 (45.65%) Finance
4 17 (36.96%) Java
4 17 (36.96%) Linux
5 16 (34.78%) Unix
5 16 (34.78%) Oracle
5 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 14 (30.43%) TDD
7 13 (28.26%) Banking
7 13 (28.26%) Hibernate
7 13 (28.26%) Spring
8 11 (23.91%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (21.74%) Ansible
9 10 (21.74%) Web Services
9 10 (21.74%) XML
10 9 (19.57%) SOAP
10 9 (19.57%) Windows
10 9 (19.57%) Tomcat
10 9 (19.57%) Python
10 9 (19.57%) Java EE
10 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
10 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
10 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (17.39%) Puppet
11 8 (17.39%) Process Improvement
11 8 (17.39%) QA
11 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 8 (17.39%) Mainframe

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 9 (19.57%) Tomcat
2 7 (15.22%) JBoss
3 6 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (13.04%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.52%) Jetty
4 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.35%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) IaaS
1 4 (8.70%) PaaS
1 4 (8.70%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) GitHub
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) SAN
2 4 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (8.70%) LAN
2 4 (8.70%) Network Security
2 4 (8.70%) SSL
3 3 (6.52%) AMQP
3 3 (6.52%) Internet
3 3 (6.52%) Kerberos
4 2 (4.35%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.35%) SSH
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
5 1 (2.17%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) NoSQL
1 7 (15.22%) RDBMS
1 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Big Data
2 6 (13.04%) DB2
3 4 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.52%) Couchbase
4 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.52%) Redis
4 3 (6.52%) Riak
5 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.35%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.17%) IBM BigInsights
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.04%) Selenium
3 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.70%) Maven
4 4 (8.70%) Subversion
5 3 (6.52%) FitNesse
5 3 (6.52%) Vagrant
6 2 (4.35%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.35%) GoogleTest
6 2 (4.35%) Rational Team Concert
6 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.17%) Appium
7 1 (2.17%) JIRA
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Banking
3 7 (15.22%) Retail Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Law
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Architect
2 10 (21.74%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (17.39%) Senior Architect
3 8 (17.39%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 6 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Senior Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Python Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Python Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Senior Service Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Service Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Security Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Security Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.35%) C++ Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Designer
8 2 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) Hibernate
1 13 (28.26%) Spring
2 10 (21.74%) Web Services
2 10 (21.74%) XML
3 9 (19.57%) Java EE
3 9 (19.57%) SOAP
4 8 (17.39%) Middleware
5 7 (15.22%) J2EE
6 6 (13.04%) REST
7 5 (10.87%) JMS
7 5 (10.87%) Kafka
7 5 (10.87%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (8.70%) .NET
8 4 (8.70%) HTML
8 4 (8.70%) HTML5
8 4 (8.70%) Spring MVC
8 4 (8.70%) Struts
9 3 (6.52%) Apache CXF
9 3 (6.52%) JPA
9 3 (6.52%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.39%) Mainframe
3 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.70%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (8.70%) Reference Data
5 3 (6.52%) DataPower
6 2 (4.35%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.35%) PKI
6 2 (4.35%) User Experience
7 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.17%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (2.17%) EMC VNX
7 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.17%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.17%) iSeries
7 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
7 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Linux
2 16 (34.78%) Unix
3 9 (19.57%) Windows
4 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
5 5 (10.87%) AIX
6 4 (8.70%) Solaris
7 2 (4.35%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) TDD
3 11 (23.91%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (19.57%) Test Automation
5 8 (17.39%) Process Improvement
5 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 7 (15.22%) Decision-Making
6 7 (15.22%) SOA
7 6 (13.04%) Analytics
7 6 (13.04%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (13.04%) CRM
7 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
7 6 (13.04%) ITIL
7 6 (13.04%) Open Source
7 6 (13.04%) Scrum
7 6 (13.04%) SDLC
7 6 (13.04%) TOGAF
7 6 (13.04%) Waterfall
7 6 (13.04%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (10.87%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) SQL
2 17 (36.96%) Java
3 9 (19.57%) Python
4 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
4 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
5 4 (8.70%) Java 8
5 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.70%) Ruby
6 2 (4.35%) C++
6 2 (4.35%) CLIST
6 2 (4.35%) JCL
6 2 (4.35%) REXX
6 2 (4.35%) Scala
6 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
2 6 (13.04%) COBIT
3 1 (2.17%) GCP
3 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.87%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) Apache Flume
2 2 (4.35%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 2 (4.35%) RACF
2 2 (4.35%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.17%) HDFS
3 1 (2.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) Ansible
2 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (17.39%) Puppet
3 3 (6.52%) Cobbler
4 2 (4.35%) Rancher
4 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
4 2 (4.35%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (2.17%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.17%) logstash
5 1 (2.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
1 16 (34.78%) Oracle
2 7 (15.22%) Cognizant
2 7 (15.22%) HP
3 4 (8.70%) CA
3 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.70%) Chordiant
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco
3 4 (8.70%) Cognos
3 4 (8.70%) F5
3 4 (8.70%) Palo Alto
3 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.52%) Dell
4 3 (6.52%) EMC
4 3 (6.52%) Informatica
4 3 (6.52%) Symantec
4 3 (6.52%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 2 (4.35%) Okta