The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 91 75 72
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 7 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.54% 2.12% 2.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.47% 8.84% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 25
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -17.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,000 £33,250 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £42,500 £58,400
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
WebSphere
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
283 328 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.85% 24.03% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 184 213 264
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 40 (95.24%) Banking
2 28 (66.67%) Change Management
3 26 (61.90%) Incident Management
4 24 (57.14%) Oracle
4 24 (57.14%) Mobile Banking
5 23 (54.76%) Java
5 23 (54.76%) Service Management
6 22 (52.38%) Finance
7 21 (50.00%) IBM
8 13 (30.95%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (28.57%) XML
9 12 (28.57%) XSL
9 12 (28.57%) SSL
9 12 (28.57%) Mainframe
9 12 (28.57%) HTTP
9 12 (28.57%) DMZ
9 12 (28.57%) Intranet
9 12 (28.57%) Internet
9 12 (28.57%) Firewall
9 12 (28.57%) DataPower
10 11 (26.19%) Unix
10 11 (26.19%) SDLC
11 10 (23.81%) Mobile App
11 10 (23.81%) Linux
11 10 (23.81%) DB2
11 10 (23.81%) Problem Management
11 10 (23.81%) Investment Banking
12 9 (21.43%) Retail
12 9 (21.43%) Middleware
13 6 (14.29%) QA

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 13 (30.95%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (4.76%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.38%) FileNet
3 1 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) DMZ
1 12 (28.57%) Firewall
1 12 (28.57%) HTTP
1 12 (28.57%) Internet
1 12 (28.57%) Intranet
1 12 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) DB2
General
1 40 (95.24%) Banking
2 22 (52.38%) Finance
3 10 (23.81%) Investment Banking
4 9 (21.43%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Electronics
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Applications Support
2 10 (23.81%) DB2 Support
2 10 (23.81%) Firewall Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Mainframe Support
2 10 (23.81%) XML Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Leader
5 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Development Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Mainframe Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Middleware Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Specialist
8 1 (2.38%) Administrator
8 1 (2.38%) Designer
8 1 (2.38%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) XML
1 12 (28.57%) XSL
2 9 (21.43%) Middleware
3 5 (11.90%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (9.52%) Web Services
5 1 (2.38%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 24 (57.14%) Mobile Banking
2 12 (28.57%) DataPower
2 12 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 10 (23.81%) Mobile App
4 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (7.14%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.38%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Unix
2 10 (23.81%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) zOS
4 2 (4.76%) AIX
4 2 (4.76%) Windows
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (66.67%) Change Management
2 26 (61.90%) Incident Management
3 23 (54.76%) Service Management
4 11 (26.19%) SDLC
5 10 (23.81%) Problem Management
6 6 (14.29%) Coaching
6 6 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.76%) High Availability
8 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.38%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.38%) ITIL
9 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.38%) Project Management
9 1 (2.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SCOM
1 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Oracle
2 21 (50.00%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
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