Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 85 85
Rank change year-on-year -33 0 +28
Permanent jobs citing IBM 54 49 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.20% 2.51% 3.05%
As % of the Vendors category 5.05% 6.72% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 49
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,500 £34,975
90th Percentile £65,720 £76,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.77% +7.22% -1.10%

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 1,069 729 1,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 43.65% 37.33% 49.47%
Number of salaries quoted 752 432 712
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% -
10th Percentile £29,669 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +2.41%

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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for IBM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (44.44%) Java
2 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (38.89%) Finance
4 20 (37.04%) SQL
5 19 (35.19%) Linux
6 18 (33.33%) Windows
6 18 (33.33%) Ansible
7 17 (31.48%) Oracle
8 16 (29.63%) Spring
9 15 (27.78%) Tomcat
10 14 (25.93%) Unix
11 13 (24.07%) JMS
11 13 (24.07%) WebSphere
11 13 (24.07%) Puppet
12 12 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
13 11 (20.37%) Banking
13 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
13 11 (20.37%) Web Services
13 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
13 11 (20.37%) Middleware
13 11 (20.37%) Hibernate
13 11 (20.37%) Scrum
14 10 (18.52%) SOAP
14 10 (18.52%) HP
14 10 (18.52%) EMC
14 10 (18.52%) QA
14 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
14 10 (18.52%) Docker
14 10 (18.52%) 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 15 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 13 (24.07%) WebSphere
3 9 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 6 (11.11%) JBoss
4 6 (11.11%) Jetty
5 5 (9.26%) IIS
5 5 (9.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (7.41%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (5.56%) Apache
7 3 (5.56%) Confluence
7 3 (5.56%) MQSeries
7 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
8 2 (3.70%) IBM Domino
8 2 (3.70%) IBM Notes
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.85%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.85%) nginx
9 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.41%) IaaS
2 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 4 (7.41%) PaaS
2 4 (7.41%) SaaS
3 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) AMQP
1 6 (11.11%) SAN
1 6 (11.11%) SSL
2 5 (9.26%) HTTPS
2 5 (9.26%) Internet
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (7.41%) HTTP
3 4 (7.41%) LAN
3 4 (7.41%) Network Security
4 2 (3.70%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.85%) DHCP
5 1 (1.85%) Firewall
5 1 (1.85%) SSH
5 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) MongoDB
3 6 (11.11%) Couchbase
3 6 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 6 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.11%) Redis
3 6 (11.11%) Riak
4 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.81%) Cucumber
2 8 (14.81%) Selenium
3 6 (11.11%) Bitbucket
3 6 (11.11%) FitNesse
3 6 (11.11%) JIRA
3 6 (11.11%) Vagrant
4 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.70%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.70%) JUnit
5 2 (3.70%) Maven
5 2 (3.70%) Rational Team Concert
5 2 (3.70%) Subversion
6 1 (1.85%) Gatling
6 1 (1.85%) JMeter
6 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.85%) The Grinder
General
1 21 (38.89%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Front Office
5 1 (1.85%) Law
5 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Architect
3 7 (12.96%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (12.96%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (9.26%) Field Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Field Hardware Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Field Service Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Field Service Hardware Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Hardware Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Server Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Sun Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Sun Hardware Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Designer
6 3 (5.56%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Security Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) Spring
2 13 (24.07%) JMS
3 11 (20.37%) Hibernate
3 11 (20.37%) Middleware
3 11 (20.37%) Web Services
4 10 (18.52%) SOAP
5 9 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (12.96%) Kafka
6 7 (12.96%) XML
7 6 (11.11%) HTML
7 6 (11.11%) HTML5
7 6 (11.11%) J2EE
7 6 (11.11%) JPA
7 6 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (11.11%) TIBCO EMS
8 5 (9.26%) .NET
8 5 (9.26%) Apache CXF
8 5 (9.26%) XML Schema
9 4 (7.41%) REST
10 3 (5.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) DataPower
2 6 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 5 (9.26%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (9.26%) EMC VNX
3 5 (9.26%) iSeries
4 4 (7.41%) Analytical Mindset
4 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.56%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.85%) Clustering
6 1 (1.85%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Linux
2 18 (33.33%) Windows
3 14 (25.93%) Unix
4 10 (18.52%) Windows Server
5 8 (14.81%) AIX
5 8 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (14.81%) Solaris
6 3 (5.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) Scrum
2 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
3 10 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (16.67%) TDD
5 8 (14.81%) Concurrent Programming
5 8 (14.81%) Multithreading
6 7 (12.96%) Decision-Making
6 7 (12.96%) DevOps
6 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
7 6 (11.11%) BDD
7 6 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 6 (11.11%) Kanban
7 6 (11.11%) RUP
7 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.11%) System Testing
7 6 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 24 (44.44%) Java
2 20 (37.04%) SQL
3 9 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 9 (16.67%) Python
3 9 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.11%) Ruby
5 5 (9.26%) Java 8
6 3 (5.56%) C#
7 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) CLIST
8 1 (1.85%) Clojure
8 1 (1.85%) Erlang
8 1 (1.85%) F#
8 1 (1.85%) Haskell
8 1 (1.85%) JCL
8 1 (1.85%) REXX
8 1 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) QA
2 5 (9.26%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Docker
2 7 (12.96%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.41%) Apache Flume
4 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.85%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 1 (1.85%) NFS
6 1 (1.85%) RACF
6 1 (1.85%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (1.85%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (33.33%) Ansible
2 13 (24.07%) Puppet
3 12 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (11.11%) Cobbler
5 2 (3.70%) Kubernetes
5 2 (3.70%) logstash
5 2 (3.70%) MaaS360
5 2 (3.70%) Rancher
5 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 2 (3.70%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.85%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.85%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.85%) SCCM
6 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Oracle
2 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.52%) EMC
3 10 (18.52%) HP
4 7 (12.96%) Dell
4 7 (12.96%) VMware
5 6 (11.11%) Cisco
5 6 (11.11%) TIBCO
6 5 (9.26%) Dell Compellent
6 5 (9.26%) EqualLogic
6 5 (9.26%) Informatica
6 5 (9.26%) SonicWALL
6 5 (9.26%) Sun
6 5 (9.26%) Symantec
7 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 4 (7.41%) F5
7 4 (7.41%) Palo Alto
7 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.56%) CA
8 3 (5.56%) Citrix