The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 104 97 86
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.48% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.62% 2.01% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,550 £49,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,500 £59,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
WebSphere Application Server
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
323 348 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.70% 23.69% 16.90%
Number of salaries quoted 241 251 130
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Edinburgh region.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server.

1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JBoss
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 4 (50.00%) Middleware
5 3 (37.50%) Perl
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) Java EE
5 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
5 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (12.50%) Degree
7 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (12.50%) UML
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) Solaris

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (75.00%) JBoss
3 5 (62.50%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Support
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (37.50%) Java EE
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) VMware