Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 88 105
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17 -6
Permanent jobs citing IBM 57 39 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.49% 2.08% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 5.64% 4.72% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 39
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £37,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,000 £75,250 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £38,250 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -23.50% +21.21% -8.33%

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 1,010 827 1,220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 44.10% 44.20% 45.59%
Number of salaries quoted 669 499 711
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,400 £27,950 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,400 £56,250 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% +2.47% +1.25%

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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 27 (47.37%) WebSphere
2 25 (43.86%) Ansible
2 25 (43.86%) Java
3 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (36.84%) WebLogic
4 21 (36.84%) Linux
5 20 (35.09%) JMS
5 20 (35.09%) Spring
6 19 (33.33%) Puppet
7 18 (31.58%) Scrum
8 17 (29.82%) Unix
8 17 (29.82%) MongoDB
8 17 (29.82%) Test Automation
8 17 (29.82%) Multithreading
8 17 (29.82%) Concurrent Programming
9 16 (28.07%) QA
9 16 (28.07%) Windows
9 16 (28.07%) Tomcat
9 16 (28.07%) Hibernate
10 15 (26.32%) WebSphere MQ
10 15 (26.32%) Oracle
10 15 (26.32%) Python
10 15 (26.32%) Bash Shell
10 15 (26.32%) Docker
10 15 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
11 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
11 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
11 14 (24.56%) WebSphere Application Server
11 14 (24.56%) UML
12 13 (22.81%) DSDM

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 27 (47.37%) WebSphere
2 21 (36.84%) WebLogic
3 16 (28.07%) Tomcat
4 14 (24.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (22.81%) JBoss
5 13 (22.81%) Jetty
6 6 (10.53%) Confluence
6 6 (10.53%) WebSphere Portal
7 5 (8.77%) IIS
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle Application Server
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle UPK
8 4 (7.02%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (7.02%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (5.26%) Apache
9 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
10 2 (3.51%) IBM Domino
10 2 (3.51%) IBM Notes
10 2 (3.51%) MQSeries
10 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
10 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.77%) Office 365
3 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.81%) AMQP
2 7 (12.28%) HTTPS
2 7 (12.28%) Internet
2 7 (12.28%) SSL
3 6 (10.53%) HTTP
4 2 (3.51%) SAN
5 1 (1.75%) DHCP
5 1 (1.75%) DNS
5 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.82%) MongoDB
2 14 (24.56%) SQL Server
3 13 (22.81%) Couchbase
3 13 (22.81%) Hadoop
3 13 (22.81%) NoSQL
3 13 (22.81%) Redis
3 13 (22.81%) Riak
4 6 (10.53%) DB2
5 5 (8.77%) DB2 UDB
5 5 (8.77%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.75%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
2 13 (22.81%) Cucumber
2 13 (22.81%) FitNesse
2 13 (22.81%) Selenium
2 13 (22.81%) Vagrant
3 10 (17.54%) Bitbucket
3 10 (17.54%) JIRA
4 4 (7.02%) IntelliJ
4 4 (7.02%) JUnit
4 4 (7.02%) Maven
5 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.51%) Subversion
7 1 (1.75%) Gatling
7 1 (1.75%) JMeter
7 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.75%) The Grinder
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 11 (19.30%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Front Office
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Developer
2 15 (26.32%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Full Stack Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (8.77%) Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Field Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Field Hardware Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Field Service Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Hardware Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) JDE Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Professional Services Consultant
5 5 (8.77%) Server Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Sun Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Sun Hardware Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) JMS
1 20 (35.09%) Spring
2 16 (28.07%) Hibernate
3 15 (26.32%) WebSphere MQ
4 13 (22.81%) HTML
4 13 (22.81%) HTML5
4 13 (22.81%) JPA
4 13 (22.81%) Kafka
4 13 (22.81%) RabbitMQ
4 13 (22.81%) TIBCO EMS
5 7 (12.28%) J2EE
5 7 (12.28%) SOAP
5 7 (12.28%) Web Services
5 7 (12.28%) XML
6 6 (10.53%) Middleware
7 5 (8.77%) EDI
7 5 (8.77%) WebCenter
8 4 (7.02%) FIX Protocol
8 4 (7.02%) JSON
8 4 (7.02%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) DataPower
2 6 (10.53%) AS400
2 6 (10.53%) iSeries
3 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (8.77%) EMC VNX
4 4 (7.02%) Mainframe
5 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.51%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.75%) Clustering
7 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Linux
2 17 (29.82%) Unix
3 16 (28.07%) Windows
4 12 (21.05%) AIX
4 12 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (19.30%) Solaris
6 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.58%) Scrum
3 17 (29.82%) Concurrent Programming
3 17 (29.82%) Multithreading
3 17 (29.82%) Test Automation
4 14 (24.56%) UML
5 13 (22.81%) BDD
5 13 (22.81%) DSDM
5 13 (22.81%) Integration Testing
5 13 (22.81%) Kanban
5 13 (22.81%) RUP
5 13 (22.81%) System Testing
5 13 (22.81%) TDD
6 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.28%) Information Security
7 7 (12.28%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.53%) Microservices
9 5 (8.77%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (7.02%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) Java
2 15 (26.32%) Bash Shell
2 15 (26.32%) Python
3 13 (22.81%) JavaScript
3 13 (22.81%) Ruby
3 13 (22.81%) SQL
4 11 (19.30%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.02%) C#
5 4 (7.02%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.75%) Clojure
6 1 (1.75%) Erlang
6 1 (1.75%) F#
6 1 (1.75%) Haskell
6 1 (1.75%) RPG
6 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (28.07%) QA
2 5 (8.77%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) Docker
2 6 (10.53%) Apache Flume
2 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (1.75%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (43.86%) Ansible
2 19 (33.33%) Puppet
3 15 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (22.81%) Cobbler
5 2 (3.51%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.51%) MaaS360
5 2 (3.51%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.75%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.75%) logstash
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.75%) SCCM
6 1 (1.75%) SCOM
6 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (1.75%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (26.32%) Oracle
2 13 (22.81%) TIBCO
3 9 (15.79%) EMC
4 8 (14.04%) Informatica
5 6 (10.53%) Dell
5 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 6 (10.53%) VMware
6 5 (8.77%) Dell Compellent
6 5 (8.77%) EqualLogic
6 5 (8.77%) HP
6 5 (8.77%) JD Edwards
6 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.77%) SonicWALL
6 5 (8.77%) Sun
7 4 (7.02%) Reuters
8 3 (5.26%) Symantec
9 2 (3.51%) Cisco
9 2 (3.51%) Citrix
9 2 (3.51%) Lotus
10 1 (1.75%) Veritas