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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 86 84 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 13 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 1.37% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.94% 5.83% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £37,500 £39,900 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.01% -3.85%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -14.00%
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
263 326 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.25% 23.44% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 173 222 175
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,575 £27,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 6 March 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (85.71%) Banking
3 11 (78.57%) QA
3 11 (78.57%) DB2
3 11 (78.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (78.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
4 10 (71.43%) Coaching
4 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (71.43%) Retail
4 10 (71.43%) Change Management
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 6 (42.86%) UNIX
7 3 (21.43%) JBoss
8 2 (14.29%) Middleware
8 2 (14.29%) Windows
8 2 (14.29%) Solaris
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) Java
9 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle
9 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
9 1 (7.14%) UML
9 1 (7.14%) AIX
9 1 (7.14%) Project Management
9 1 (7.14%) Service Management
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (42.86%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 3 (21.43%) JBoss
4 1 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (85.71%) Banking
2 10 (71.43%) Retail
3 7 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) WebSphere MQ
1 11 (78.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Solaris
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) zOS
3 1 (7.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Change Management
1 10 (71.43%) Mentoring
1 10 (71.43%) Coaching
2 1 (7.14%) UML
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.14%) VMware