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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 89 98 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 8 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 0.52% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.78% 2.54% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 6
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £39,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.15%
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +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
288 276 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.64% 20.49% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 198 205 227
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 29 (96.67%) Banking
3 27 (90.00%) SDLC
4 21 (70.00%) Retail
5 19 (63.33%) QA
5 19 (63.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 19 (63.33%) Mentoring
5 19 (63.33%) Coaching
6 17 (56.67%) Unix
6 17 (56.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 16 (53.33%) Middleware
8 15 (50.00%) Change Management
8 15 (50.00%) Finance
9 14 (46.67%) IBM
9 14 (46.67%) Java
9 14 (46.67%) Oracle
10 13 (43.33%) DB2
10 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (20.00%) SWIFT
11 6 (20.00%) Web Services
11 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
12 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 3 (10.00%) Linux
14 2 (6.67%) GlassFish
14 2 (6.67%) High Availability
14 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
14 2 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
14 2 (6.67%) Squid
14 2 (6.67%) Incident Management

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 2 (6.67%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) DB2
General
1 29 (96.67%) Banking
2 21 (70.00%) Retail
3 15 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (26.67%) Technical Leader
3 7 (23.33%) WebSphere Specialist
4 6 (20.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
5 5 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (63.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 17 (56.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 16 (53.33%) Middleware
4 6 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.00%) SWIFT
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Unix
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) AIX
3 1 (3.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) SDLC
2 19 (63.33%) Coaching
2 19 (63.33%) Mentoring
3 15 (50.00%) Change Management
4 6 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) High Availability
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (63.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Squid
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) IBM
1 14 (46.67%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £36000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago