Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 66 113
Rank change year-on-year -1 +47 +1
Permanent jobs citing IBM 90 68 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.90% 3.31% 1.58%
As % of the Vendors category 9.33% 6.90% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31 41 31
Glasgow median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +19.05% -1.18%
10th Percentile £33,750 £38,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £92,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.94% -8.42%

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 965 985 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 41.77% 47.98% 42.84%
Number of salaries quoted 612 557 692
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,050 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,250 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%

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 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for IBM.

1 45 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (47.78%) WebSphere
3 35 (38.89%) Java
4 34 (37.78%) WebLogic
5 33 (36.67%) Spring
5 33 (36.67%) Test Automation
6 32 (35.56%) QA
6 32 (35.56%) JMS
7 30 (33.33%) Oracle
7 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 28 (31.11%) Linux
8 28 (31.11%) Tomcat
8 28 (31.11%) Hibernate
9 27 (30.00%) Unix
9 27 (30.00%) Selenium
9 27 (30.00%) Ansible
10 26 (28.89%) UML
11 25 (27.78%) Multithreading
11 25 (27.78%) MongoDB
11 25 (27.78%) Concurrent Programming
12 24 (26.67%) Scrum
13 23 (25.56%) WebSphere MQ
13 23 (25.56%) Puppet
14 22 (24.44%) Bash Shell
14 22 (24.44%) WebSphere Application Server
14 22 (24.44%) Python
15 21 (23.33%) Hadoop
15 21 (23.33%) Kafka
15 21 (23.33%) Software Engineering
15 21 (23.33%) TDD

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 43 (47.78%) WebSphere
2 34 (37.78%) WebLogic
3 28 (31.11%) Tomcat
4 22 (24.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 20 (22.22%) JBoss
5 20 (22.22%) Jetty
6 13 (14.44%) Oracle Application Server
6 13 (14.44%) Oracle UPK
7 5 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (5.56%) WebSphere Portal
8 4 (4.44%) Confluence
8 4 (4.44%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (3.33%) MQSeries
10 2 (2.22%) CICS
11 1 (1.11%) Apache
11 1 (1.11%) IIS
Business Applications
1 13 (14.44%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.22%) AMQP
2 6 (6.67%) HTTP
2 6 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 6 (6.67%) SSL
3 5 (5.56%) Internet
4 4 (4.44%) SAN
5 2 (2.22%) DHCP
5 2 (2.22%) DNS
5 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.11%) Firewall
6 1 (1.11%) LDAP
6 1 (1.11%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.11%) VLAN
6 1 (1.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (27.78%) MongoDB
3 21 (23.33%) Hadoop
4 20 (22.22%) Couchbase
4 20 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 20 (22.22%) Redis
4 20 (22.22%) Riak
5 17 (18.89%) DB2
6 13 (14.44%) DB2 UDB
6 13 (14.44%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.22%) Power BI
8 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.11%) Big Data
9 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 27 (30.00%) Selenium
2 20 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 20 (22.22%) FitNesse
2 20 (22.22%) Vagrant
3 12 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 9 (10.00%) JIRA
5 7 (7.78%) Appium
5 7 (7.78%) Bitbucket
5 7 (7.78%) WebDriver
6 5 (5.56%) IntelliJ
6 5 (5.56%) JUnit
6 5 (5.56%) Maven
6 5 (5.56%) Subversion
7 1 (1.11%) ERwin
7 1 (1.11%) MagicDraw
General
1 21 (23.33%) Banking
2 19 (21.11%) Finance
3 9 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Law
4 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 37 (41.11%) Developer
2 21 (23.33%) Java Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Full Stack Developer
4 14 (15.56%) Consultant
5 13 (14.44%) JDE Consultant
5 13 (14.44%) Professional Services Consultant
6 9 (10.00%) Architect
7 8 (8.89%) Analyst
7 8 (8.89%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.78%) Test Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (5.56%) Administrator
10 5 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (5.56%) AWS Architect
11 4 (4.44%) Lead Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Middleware Specialist
12 3 (3.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
12 3 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
12 3 (3.33%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.67%) Spring
2 32 (35.56%) JMS
3 28 (31.11%) Hibernate
4 23 (25.56%) WebSphere MQ
5 21 (23.33%) Kafka
6 20 (22.22%) HTML
6 20 (22.22%) HTML5
6 20 (22.22%) JPA
6 20 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
6 20 (22.22%) TIBCO EMS
7 14 (15.56%) XML
8 13 (14.44%) EDI
8 13 (14.44%) WebCenter
9 12 (13.33%) SOAP
9 12 (13.33%) Web Services
10 10 (11.11%) Middleware
11 8 (8.89%) XML Schema
12 7 (7.78%) J2EE
13 6 (6.67%) Apache CXF
14 5 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) AS400
2 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.78%) DataPower
3 7 (7.78%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (6.67%) Analytical Mindset
4 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.67%) Mainframe
5 5 (5.56%) N-Tier
6 4 (4.44%) Data Structures
6 4 (4.44%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.22%) iSeries
8 1 (1.11%) Clustering
8 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.11%) Equities
8 1 (1.11%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.11%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.11%) Linux
2 27 (30.00%) Unix
3 19 (21.11%) Windows
4 12 (13.33%) AIX
5 11 (12.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (10.00%) Solaris
7 4 (4.44%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.22%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.22%) Tru64
9 1 (1.11%) MVS
9 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.67%) Test Automation
3 26 (28.89%) UML
4 25 (27.78%) Concurrent Programming
4 25 (27.78%) Multithreading
5 24 (26.67%) Scrum
6 21 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 21 (23.33%) TDD
7 20 (22.22%) BDD
7 20 (22.22%) DSDM
7 20 (22.22%) Integration Testing
7 20 (22.22%) Kanban
7 20 (22.22%) RUP
7 20 (22.22%) System Testing
8 13 (14.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (13.33%) Unit Testing
10 10 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 8 (8.89%) Waterfall
12 7 (7.78%) Functional Testing
12 7 (7.78%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.89%) Java
2 22 (24.44%) Bash Shell
2 22 (24.44%) Python
3 21 (23.33%) Ruby
4 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 19 (21.11%) SQL
6 10 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.33%) C#
9 2 (2.22%) JCL
9 2 (2.22%) RPG
10 1 (1.11%) COBOL
10 1 (1.11%) Korn
10 1 (1.11%) Perl
10 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) Oracle Certification
2 7 (7.78%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) ISTQB
2 7 (7.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (35.56%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 20 (22.22%) Docker
2 5 (5.56%) Apache Flume
3 3 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.11%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 27 (30.00%) Ansible
2 23 (25.56%) Puppet
3 20 (22.22%) Cobbler
3 20 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.11%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.11%) CA Endevor
4 1 (1.11%) Control-M
4 1 (1.11%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.11%) logstash
4 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.11%) SCCM
4 1 (1.11%) SCOM
4 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.11%) yum
Vendors
1 30 (33.33%) Oracle
2 20 (22.22%) TIBCO
3 13 (14.44%) JD Edwards
4 8 (8.89%) Informatica
4 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.78%) Cognizant
5 7 (7.78%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.56%) Reuters
7 4 (4.44%) VMware
8 3 (3.33%) Citrix
8 3 (3.33%) EMC
9 2 (2.22%) Dell
9 2 (2.22%) Symantec
10 1 (1.11%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.11%) Brocade
10 1 (1.11%) CA
10 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.11%) Cisco
10 1 (1.11%) F5
10 1 (1.11%) Veritas