Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 68 126
Rank change year-on-year +4 +58 +2
Permanent jobs citing IBM 89 96 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.91% 3.90% 1.01%
As % of the Vendors category 10.79% 7.67% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 39 50 22
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.70% +9.52%
10th Percentile £33,700 £30,425 £37,025
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,550 £62,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -7.00% +6.38% +4.44%

IBM is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 825 1251 1072
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 36.28% 50.85% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 479 660 713
Glasgow median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,200 £26,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £66,050 £61,275 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +2.44%

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 August 2017.

Salary histogram for IBM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 39 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (42.70%) Java
2 38 (42.70%) SQL
3 30 (33.71%) Oracle
3 30 (33.71%) Banking
4 29 (32.58%) WebSphere
4 29 (32.58%) Linux
5 27 (30.34%) Unix
5 27 (30.34%) Windows
6 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
7 24 (26.97%) Spring
8 20 (22.47%) Finance
9 19 (21.35%) Test Automation
10 18 (20.22%) XML
11 17 (19.10%) WebSphere MQ
12 16 (17.98%) WebLogic
13 15 (16.85%) QA
13 15 (16.85%) Tomcat
13 15 (16.85%) JMS
13 15 (16.85%) Middleware
13 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (15.73%) Shell Script
14 14 (15.73%) Web Services
14 14 (15.73%) AIX
14 14 (15.73%) Multithreading
14 14 (15.73%) Hibernate
15 13 (14.61%) Selenium
15 13 (14.61%) UML
15 13 (14.61%) DB2
15 13 (14.61%) WebSphere Application 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 29 (32.58%) WebSphere
2 16 (17.98%) WebLogic
3 15 (16.85%) Tomcat
4 13 (14.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (8.99%) Oracle Application Server
5 8 (8.99%) Oracle UPK
6 6 (6.74%) JBoss
6 6 (6.74%) Jetty
7 4 (4.49%) CICS
7 4 (4.49%) MQSeries
8 3 (3.37%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (3.37%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (3.37%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (2.25%) Apache
9 2 (2.25%) Confluence
9 2 (2.25%) IIS
9 2 (2.25%) SAS
9 2 (2.25%) WebSphere Portal
10 1 (1.12%) Mule ESB
10 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.99%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (2.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.25%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) SAN
2 6 (6.74%) AMQP
3 4 (4.49%) DHCP
3 4 (4.49%) DNS
3 4 (4.49%) Firewall
4 3 (3.37%) LAN
4 3 (3.37%) LDAP
4 3 (3.37%) SSL
4 3 (3.37%) WAN
5 2 (2.25%) HTTP
5 2 (2.25%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.25%) SSH
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.12%) Internet
6 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.12%) VLAN
6 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.61%) DB2
3 10 (11.24%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.99%) Big Data
4 8 (8.99%) DB2 UDB
4 8 (8.99%) Hadoop
4 8 (8.99%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.99%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (8.99%) Relational Database
5 7 (7.87%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database
6 6 (6.74%) Couchbase
6 6 (6.74%) DataStage
6 6 (6.74%) Redis
6 6 (6.74%) Riak
7 3 (3.37%) MS Access
7 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.25%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Selenium
2 8 (8.99%) Cucumber
2 8 (8.99%) FitNesse
2 8 (8.99%) JUnit
3 7 (7.87%) Appium
3 7 (7.87%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.87%) TeamCity
3 7 (7.87%) WebDriver
4 6 (6.74%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.74%) Subversion
4 6 (6.74%) Vagrant
5 5 (5.62%) JIRA
5 5 (5.62%) Maven
6 3 (3.37%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.25%) ERwin
7 2 (2.25%) MagicDraw
7 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.12%) Bitbucket
General
1 30 (33.71%) Banking
2 20 (22.47%) Finance
3 10 (11.24%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Front Office
5 2 (2.25%) Law
6 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (38.20%) Developer
2 16 (17.98%) Consultant
2 16 (17.98%) Java Developer
3 12 (13.48%) Senior Developer
4 9 (10.11%) Architect
5 8 (8.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Cognos BI Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Cognos Developer
5 8 (8.99%) JDE Consultant
5 8 (8.99%) Professional Services Consultant
5 8 (8.99%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Analyst
6 7 (7.87%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) Cognos BI Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) Cognos Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) ETL Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) ETL Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.97%) Spring
2 18 (20.22%) XML
3 17 (19.10%) WebSphere MQ
4 15 (16.85%) JMS
4 15 (16.85%) Middleware
5 14 (15.73%) Hibernate
5 14 (15.73%) Web Services
6 9 (10.11%) SOAP
7 8 (8.99%) EDI
7 8 (8.99%) WebCenter
7 8 (8.99%) XML Schema
8 7 (7.87%) Kafka
9 6 (6.74%) Apache CXF
9 6 (6.74%) HTML
9 6 (6.74%) HTML5
9 6 (6.74%) JPA
9 6 (6.74%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (6.74%) TIBCO EMS
10 5 (5.62%) RESTful
10 5 (5.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.11%) AS400
3 8 (8.99%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.99%) Mainframe
4 7 (7.87%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (4.49%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (3.37%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.37%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.25%) DataPower
7 2 (2.25%) Equities
7 2 (2.25%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.25%) PKI
7 2 (2.25%) Reference Data
7 2 (2.25%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.12%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.58%) Linux
2 27 (30.34%) Unix
2 27 (30.34%) Windows
3 14 (15.73%) AIX
4 12 (13.48%) Windows Server
5 11 (12.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (12.36%) Solaris
6 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.25%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.25%) Tru64
8 2 (2.25%) zOS
9 1 (1.12%) MVS
9 1 (1.12%) SUSE
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (43.82%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.35%) Test Automation
3 14 (15.73%) Multithreading
4 13 (14.61%) UML
5 10 (11.24%) Mentoring
6 9 (10.11%) Analytics
6 9 (10.11%) Concurrent Programming
6 9 (10.11%) Scrum
6 9 (10.11%) Unit Testing
7 8 (8.99%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (8.99%) ETL
7 8 (8.99%) SOA
7 8 (8.99%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.99%) TDD
8 7 (7.87%) Data Management
8 7 (7.87%) Defect Management
8 7 (7.87%) Functional Testing
8 7 (7.87%) Scenario Testing
8 7 (7.87%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.70%) Java
1 38 (42.70%) SQL
2 14 (15.73%) Shell Script
3 10 (11.24%) C#
4 9 (10.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.99%) Bash Shell
5 8 (8.99%) Python
6 7 (7.87%) Ruby
7 6 (6.74%) Perl
8 5 (5.62%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.49%) JCL
10 3 (3.37%) VB
10 3 (3.37%) VBScript
11 2 (2.25%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.25%) C++
11 2 (2.25%) CLIST
11 2 (2.25%) Go
11 2 (2.25%) REXX
11 2 (2.25%) Scala
12 1 (1.12%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) Degree
2 8 (8.99%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (7.87%) ISTQB
3 7 (7.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.85%) QA
2 11 (12.36%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.37%) SLA
4 2 (2.25%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 9 (10.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.74%) Docker
2 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.37%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.25%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (2.25%) RACF
4 2 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.25%) vSphere
4 2 (2.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.12%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) Ansible
2 7 (7.87%) Puppet
3 6 (6.74%) Cobbler
3 6 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.25%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.25%) zSecure
5 1 (1.12%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (1.12%) CA Endevor
5 1 (1.12%) Control-M
5 1 (1.12%) logstash
5 1 (1.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 30 (33.71%) Oracle
2 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.99%) Cognos
3 8 (8.99%) JD Edwards
3 8 (8.99%) VMware
4 7 (7.87%) Cognizant
5 6 (6.74%) EMC
5 6 (6.74%) Netezza
5 6 (6.74%) TIBCO
6 5 (5.62%) Splunk
7 4 (4.49%) Dell
7 4 (4.49%) F5
7 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.37%) Cisco
8 3 (3.37%) CyberArk
8 3 (3.37%) Reuters
9 2 (2.25%) HP
9 2 (2.25%) Sun
9 2 (2.25%) Sybase
9 2 (2.25%) Symantec