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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 100 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 7 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.65% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.31% 3.25% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £21,500 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.25% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
303 246 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.39% 19.95% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 226 176 152
Average salary £36,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 23 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (43.48%) Java
3 9 (39.13%) UNIX
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
4 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
5 7 (30.43%) WebSphere Portal
5 7 (30.43%) Banking
5 7 (30.43%) Software Deployment
5 7 (30.43%) WebSphere Process Server
5 7 (30.43%) Middleware
5 7 (30.43%) SSL
5 7 (30.43%) WebLogic
5 7 (30.43%) JBoss
6 6 (26.09%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (26.09%) Retail
6 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (21.74%) Coaching
7 5 (21.74%) QA
7 5 (21.74%) Change Management
7 5 (21.74%) Migration
7 5 (21.74%) Linux
7 5 (21.74%) MQSeries
8 3 (13.04%) ERP
8 3 (13.04%) SOA
8 3 (13.04%) ETL
8 3 (13.04%) Python
8 3 (13.04%) Perl
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 23 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (30.43%) WebSphere Portal
2 7 (30.43%) WebLogic
2 7 (30.43%) WebSphere Process Server
3 5 (21.74%) MQSeries
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) SSL
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (30.43%) Banking
2 6 (26.09%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Support Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Administrator
1 7 (30.43%) WebSphere Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Support
2 3 (13.04%) SOA Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Middleware Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Architect
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Consultant
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Middleware
2 6 (26.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (13.04%) Java EE
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Data Conversion
2 3 (13.04%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) UNIX
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
2 7 (30.43%) Software Deployment
3 5 (21.74%) Coaching
3 5 (21.74%) Change Management
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) ERP
4 3 (13.04%) SOA
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
3 3 (13.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 7 (30.43%) JBoss
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: £Competitive plus cash and benefits package
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