Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 117 83
Rank change year-on-year +14 -34 +9
Permanent jobs citing IBM 40 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.04% 2.01% 2.34%
As % of the Vendors category 5.02% 4.54% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27 27 25
Glasgow median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.89% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,400 £27,500 £33,550
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,250 £76,250
Scotland median annual salary £48,250 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.53% -15.00% +11.11%

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 797 1,102 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 40.58% 44.36% 40.44%
Number of salaries quoted 558 755 446
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% -1.19%
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,300 £27,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -2.94%

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 24 April 2019.

Salary histogram for IBM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for IBM.

1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Oracle
3 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) WebSphere
4 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (25.00%) Java
5 8 (20.00%) Unix
5 8 (20.00%) Mainframe
6 7 (17.50%) SQL
6 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
6 7 (17.50%) REST
6 7 (17.50%) SDLC
6 7 (17.50%) Time Sharing Option
6 7 (17.50%) Microservices
6 7 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (15.00%) Cucumber
7 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (15.00%) Middleware
7 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (12.50%) JIRA
8 5 (12.50%) Maven
8 5 (12.50%) Degree
8 5 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (12.50%) TeamCity
8 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (10.00%) Decision-Making
9 4 (10.00%) Windows Server

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 11 (27.50%) WebSphere
2 6 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (10.00%) Confluence
5 2 (5.00%) Appian
5 2 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Spark
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.50%) SAS
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) FTP
2 2 (5.00%) HTTP
2 2 (5.00%) SAN
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) MariaDB
3 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.50%) Big Data
4 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.50%) DB2
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) HSQLDB
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.50%) JIRA
2 5 (12.50%) Maven
2 5 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 4 (10.00%) FitNesse
3 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.50%) Selenium
5 2 (5.00%) Appium
5 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.50%) Ant
6 1 (2.50%) GoogleTest
6 1 (2.50%) Hudson
6 1 (2.50%) JUnit
6 1 (2.50%) Mockito
6 1 (2.50%) Spock
6 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
2 3 (7.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Mainframe Specialist
3 6 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Tester
5 2 (5.00%) Automation Tester
5 2 (5.00%) BPM Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Designer
5 2 (5.00%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (5.00%) Systems Support
6 1 (2.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) C++ Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Data Migration Lead
6 1 (2.50%) Data Scientist
6 1 (2.50%) Governance Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Identity Management Specialist
6 1 (2.50%) Middleware Developer
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) REST
2 6 (15.00%) Middleware
3 3 (7.50%) ISPF
3 3 (7.50%) Spring
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
4 2 (5.00%) JSON
4 2 (5.00%) SOAP
4 2 (5.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.50%) Apache CXF
5 1 (2.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (2.50%) Ext JS
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) HTML5
5 1 (2.50%) JDBC
5 1 (2.50%) JSP
5 1 (2.50%) Kafka
5 1 (2.50%) React
5 1 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) DataPower
4 1 (2.50%) iSeries
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Unix
2 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.50%) Linux
4 2 (5.00%) AIX
4 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.00%) zOS
5 1 (2.50%) CentOS
5 1 (2.50%) Solaris
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) Microservices
2 7 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (17.50%) SDLC
2 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Decision-Making
4 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
4 3 (7.50%) OO
4 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.00%) BPMN
5 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (5.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (5.00%) OOP
5 2 (5.00%) SOA
5 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.00%) Assembly Language
4 4 (10.00%) REXX
5 3 (7.50%) JCL
6 2 (5.00%) Java 8
7 1 (2.50%) C#
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) COBOL
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) R
7 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Time Sharing Option
2 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.50%) HDFS
4 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) Cognizant
3 2 (5.00%) Google
3 2 (5.00%) Pega
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) CA
4 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) Reuters
4 1 (2.50%) Sybase
4 1 (2.50%) TIBCO