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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 62 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 43 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.92% 2.15% 1.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.03% 8.56% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 12
Average salary £39,500 £45,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.18% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £50,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
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
286 374 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.42% 25.13% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 207 269 190
Average salary £39,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 30 July 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 41 (55.41%) Oracle
2 40 (54.05%) Banking
3 38 (51.35%) Java
4 36 (48.65%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (45.95%) Retail
6 33 (44.59%) SQL Server
7 32 (43.24%) JBoss
7 32 (43.24%) WebSphere MQ
7 32 (43.24%) SDLC
8 31 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (40.54%) Mentoring
10 29 (39.19%) Coaching
10 29 (39.19%) QA
11 28 (37.84%) Change Management
12 27 (36.49%) UNIX
13 26 (35.14%) DB2
13 26 (35.14%) WebSphere Application Server
13 26 (35.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 25 (33.78%) Java EE
14 25 (33.78%) JMS
15 24 (32.43%) ITSM
16 23 (31.08%) Software Engineering
16 23 (31.08%) HTML
16 23 (31.08%) JSP
16 23 (31.08%) Servlets
16 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
16 23 (31.08%) CSS
17 22 (29.73%) EJB
17 22 (29.73%) jQuery
18 21 (28.38%) EJB 3.0

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 32 (43.24%) JBoss
2 26 (35.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (13.51%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 6 (8.11%) MQSeries
5 5 (6.76%) FileNet
5 5 (6.76%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (6.76%) Captiva
6 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.70%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.35%) Apache
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.27%) CTI
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (44.59%) SQL Server
2 26 (35.14%) DB2
3 20 (27.03%) RDBMS
3 20 (27.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) JUnit
1 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
General
1 40 (54.05%) Banking
2 34 (45.95%) Retail
3 16 (21.62%) Finance
4 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Technical Specialist
2 15 (20.27%) Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Java Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Tester
5 7 (9.46%) Automation Tester
6 6 (8.11%) Automation Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.11%) Automation Test Analyst
7 5 (6.76%) Test Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) SWIFT Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) WebSphere Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
11 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Specialist
11 1 (1.35%) Technical Leader
11 1 (1.35%) Senior WebSphere Administrator
11 1 (1.35%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (43.24%) WebSphere MQ
2 26 (35.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 25 (33.78%) JMS
3 25 (33.78%) Java EE
4 23 (31.08%) CSS
4 23 (31.08%) HTML
4 23 (31.08%) JSP
4 23 (31.08%) Servlets
5 22 (29.73%) EJB
5 22 (29.73%) jQuery
6 21 (28.38%) EJB 3.0
7 20 (27.03%) Dojo
8 5 (6.76%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.76%) JPA
9 4 (5.41%) Middleware
10 3 (4.05%) Web Services
10 3 (4.05%) J2EE
10 3 (4.05%) SOAP
11 2 (2.70%) XML
11 2 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 36 (48.65%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (28.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.76%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.70%) iSeries
5 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.49%) UNIX
2 18 (24.32%) Linux
3 6 (8.11%) Windows
4 5 (6.76%) AIX
4 5 (6.76%) Solaris
4 5 (6.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) SDLC
2 31 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (40.54%) Mentoring
4 29 (39.19%) Coaching
5 28 (37.84%) Change Management
6 24 (32.43%) ITSM
7 23 (31.08%) Software Engineering
8 21 (28.38%) Service Management
9 15 (20.27%) Scrum
10 7 (9.46%) MVC
11 5 (6.76%) Workflow
11 5 (6.76%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (6.76%) Automation Testing
12 3 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
13 2 (2.70%) Waterfall
13 2 (2.70%) TDD
13 2 (2.70%) Matrix Management
14 1 (1.35%) Continuous Integration
14 1 (1.35%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (51.35%) Java
2 23 (31.08%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.81%) SQL
4 2 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (39.19%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 41 (55.41%) Oracle
2 3 (4.05%) HP
3 2 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (1.35%) Hyland
4 1 (1.35%) Google
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + 25% benefits and pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £49555 - £61215 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £61215 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Orion Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Proteus Europe
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, LOTH, GB
RBS
Posted: 27 days ago