The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 65 49 61
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 45 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.71% 3.73% 2.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.36% 14.39% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 27
Average salary £48,250 £41,498 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.26% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
364 285 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.95% 25.96% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 240 177 205
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WebSphere
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 45 (48.91%) Linux
2 36 (39.13%) Java
3 33 (35.87%) Finance
4 31 (33.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 29 (31.52%) Oracle
6 28 (30.43%) IBM
7 25 (27.17%) WebSphere Process Server
8 23 (25.00%) Banking
9 22 (23.91%) WebLogic
10 19 (20.65%) UNIX
10 19 (20.65%) Windows
10 19 (20.65%) Oracle Database
11 18 (19.57%) AIX
11 18 (19.57%) J2EE
12 16 (17.39%) Middleware
13 15 (16.30%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 14 (15.22%) Mainframe
14 14 (15.22%) Service Delivery
14 14 (15.22%) JBoss
14 14 (15.22%) SOA
14 14 (15.22%) WebSphere MQ
15 13 (14.13%) WebSphere Portal
16 12 (13.04%) Software Deployment
16 12 (13.04%) SSL
17 10 (10.87%) Apache
17 10 (10.87%) SQL
18 9 (9.78%) Retail
18 9 (9.78%) zOS
19 8 (8.70%) Perl
19 8 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 31 (33.70%) WebSphere Application Server
2 25 (27.17%) WebSphere Process Server
3 22 (23.91%) WebLogic
4 13 (14.13%) WebSphere Portal
5 10 (10.87%) Apache
6 5 (5.43%) TIBCO EMS
6 5 (5.43%) MQSeries
7 2 (2.17%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (2.17%) CICS
8 1 (1.09%) CMS
8 1 (1.09%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.04%) SSL
2 7 (7.61%) Internet
3 3 (3.26%) SAN
4 1 (1.09%) LAN
4 1 (1.09%) WAN
4 1 (1.09%) HTTP
4 1 (1.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.65%) Oracle Database
2 7 (7.61%) DB2
3 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.26%) MySQL
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) LoadRunner
1 6 (6.52%) ClearCase
1 6 (6.52%) ClearQuest
2 4 (4.35%) JUnit
3 3 (3.26%) Maven
3 3 (3.26%) Ant
3 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.17%) Mockito
4 2 (2.17%) Subversion
4 2 (2.17%) Introscope
General
1 33 (35.87%) Finance
2 23 (25.00%) Banking
3 9 (9.78%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (29.35%) Analyst
2 19 (20.65%) Applications Support
3 18 (19.57%) WebSphere Administrator
4 16 (17.39%) Administrator
5 15 (16.30%) Applications Specialist
6 13 (14.13%) Support Specialist
6 13 (14.13%) Support Analyst
7 12 (13.04%) Applications Support Specialist
8 10 (10.87%) Architect
9 8 (8.70%) WebSphere Specialist
10 6 (6.52%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) Test Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) Performance Test Analyst
11 5 (5.43%) Middleware Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) WebSphere Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (5.43%) Technical Specialist
11 5 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (4.35%) Performance Tester
12 4 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.57%) J2EE
2 16 (17.39%) Middleware
3 15 (16.30%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 14 (15.22%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (6.52%) Spring
6 4 (4.35%) XML
7 3 (3.26%) Hibernate
7 3 (3.26%) Web Services
7 3 (3.26%) JDBC
7 3 (3.26%) JSP
7 3 (3.26%) SOAP
7 3 (3.26%) GWT
7 3 (3.26%) Java EE
7 3 (3.26%) Apache Axis
7 3 (3.26%) Vaadin
7 3 (3.26%) RESTful
8 2 (2.17%) jQuery
8 2 (2.17%) CSS
8 2 (2.17%) HTML
8 2 (2.17%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Mainframe
2 5 (5.43%) Online Banking
2 5 (5.43%) DataPower
3 2 (2.17%) iSeries
3 2 (2.17%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 45 (48.91%) Linux
2 19 (20.65%) UNIX
2 19 (20.65%) Windows
3 18 (19.57%) AIX
4 9 (9.78%) zOS
5 8 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.17%) Solaris
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.22%) Service Delivery
1 14 (15.22%) SOA
2 12 (13.04%) Software Deployment
3 7 (7.61%) ITIL
4 6 (6.52%) Performance Testing
4 6 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (5.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (5.43%) Workflow Management
5 5 (5.43%) Workflow
5 5 (5.43%) UML
6 4 (4.35%) TOGAF
6 4 (4.35%) Project Management
7 3 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.26%) Programme Management
7 3 (3.26%) Performance Management
7 3 (3.26%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.26%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.17%) Software Architecture
8 2 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.13%) Java
2 10 (10.87%) SQL
3 8 (8.70%) Perl
4 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.26%) Jython
5 3 (3.26%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.17%) COBOL
6 2 (2.17%) RPG
6 2 (2.17%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (2.17%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 29 (31.52%) Oracle
2 28 (30.43%) IBM
3 14 (15.22%) JBoss
4 6 (6.52%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.52%) HP
4 6 (6.52%) TIBCO
5 4 (4.35%) CA
6 3 (3.26%) VMware
6 3 (3.26%) Pega
7 2 (2.17%) BMC
7 2 (2.17%) Cisco
7 2 (2.17%) EMC
7 2 (2.17%) Symantec
8 1 (1.09%) SmartStream
8 1 (1.09%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.09%) Actimize
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