The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 66 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 35 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.61% 3.40% 2.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.59% 13.96% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 15
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £39,138
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +11.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,900 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
278 351 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.70% 24.36% 22.98%
Number of salaries quoted 182 237 182
Average salary £40,000 £39,900 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.25% +17.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,575 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 March 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing WebSphere 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.

1 30 (53.57%) Java
2 23 (41.07%) Oracle
3 22 (39.29%) JBoss
4 21 (37.50%) Banking
5 20 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
5 20 (35.71%) Change Management
5 20 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (32.14%) Finance
7 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 16 (28.57%) UNIX
9 15 (26.79%) QA
10 14 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 14 (25.00%) Coaching
10 14 (25.00%) DB2
10 14 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 14 (25.00%) Retail
10 14 (25.00%) Java EE
11 12 (21.43%) ITSM
11 12 (21.43%) Linux
12 11 (19.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 10 (17.86%) jQuery
13 10 (17.86%) Service Management
13 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
13 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
13 10 (17.86%) Windows
14 9 (16.07%) RDBMS
14 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
15 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
15 8 (14.29%) Dojo

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing WebSphere 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (39.29%) JBoss
2 14 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (10.71%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 4 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.14%) MQSeries
5 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.36%) CICS
6 2 (3.57%) IIS
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (3.57%) Apache
7 1 (1.79%) Mule
7 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.79%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) HTTP
1 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.57%) SSL
2 2 (3.57%) CTI
2 2 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) DMZ
3 1 (1.79%) Telnet
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.79%) SMTP
3 1 (1.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.00%) DB2
3 9 (16.07%) RDBMS
3 9 (16.07%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.79%) QlikView
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (37.50%) Banking
2 18 (32.14%) Finance
3 14 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Technical Specialist
3 11 (19.64%) Java Developer
4 9 (16.07%) Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Performance Tester
5 7 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Tester
5 7 (12.50%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) WebSphere Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (7.14%) SWIFT Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Administrator
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 2 (3.57%) DB2 DBA
8 2 (3.57%) DBA
9 1 (1.79%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 14 (25.00%) Java EE
3 11 (19.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 10 (17.86%) jQuery
5 8 (14.29%) Dojo
5 8 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
5 8 (14.29%) Middleware
5 8 (14.29%) JMS
5 8 (14.29%) EJB
5 8 (14.29%) CSS
5 8 (14.29%) JSP
5 8 (14.29%) Servlets
5 8 (14.29%) HTML
6 6 (10.71%) JPA
6 6 (10.71%) Hibernate
7 5 (8.93%) XML
8 4 (7.14%) Web Services
9 3 (5.36%) .NET
10 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.79%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.14%) SWIFT
4 3 (5.36%) DataPower
5 2 (3.57%) Replication
5 2 (3.57%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.79%) iSeries
6 1 (1.79%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) UNIX
2 12 (21.43%) Linux
3 10 (17.86%) Windows
4 5 (8.93%) AIX
5 4 (7.14%) Solaris
5 4 (7.14%) zOS
6 2 (3.57%) Windows NT
6 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) Change Management
2 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 14 (25.00%) Coaching
4 12 (21.43%) ITSM
5 10 (17.86%) Service Management
5 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.29%) MVC
7 7 (12.50%) SOA
7 7 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 5 (8.93%) ITIL
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
9 3 (5.36%) Project Management
9 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.36%) UML
10 2 (3.57%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.57%) Scrum
10 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) Java
2 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.14%) SQL
4 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.36%) VB
5 2 (3.57%) Perl
5 2 (3.57%) COBOL
5 2 (3.57%) Korn
5 2 (3.57%) REXX
5 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) C#
6 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.79%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) RACF
1 2 (3.57%) ISA Server
1 2 (3.57%) Xen
1 2 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (3.57%) KVM
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) CA Endevor
1 2 (3.57%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (3.57%) SCOM
1 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (1.79%) SCCM
2 1 (1.79%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.79%) OpenView
2 1 (1.79%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Oracle
2 8 (14.29%) HP
3 5 (8.93%) IBM
4 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) SAP
5 2 (3.57%) BMC
5 2 (3.57%) CA
6 1 (1.79%) Tableau
6 1 (1.79%) VMware
6 1 (1.79%) Hyland
6 1 (1.79%) Lotus
6 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
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