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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 80 61 72
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 21 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.56% 3.13% 1.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.45% 13.40% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 9
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £37,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,650 £56,300
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
282 321 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.90% 23.40% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 208 225 149
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 26 (59.09%) Java
2 18 (40.91%) Linux
3 16 (36.36%) UNIX
4 15 (34.09%) Oracle
4 15 (34.09%) JBoss
4 15 (34.09%) WebSphere MQ
5 14 (31.82%) Finance
6 12 (27.27%) Change Management
6 12 (27.27%) Banking
7 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (22.73%) Windows
9 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
9 9 (20.45%) Middleware
10 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 8 (18.18%) DB2
10 8 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (18.18%) Web Services
10 8 (18.18%) XML
10 8 (18.18%) WebLogic
10 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
10 8 (18.18%) HP
10 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
10 8 (18.18%) jQuery
11 7 (15.91%) Performance Testing
11 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
11 7 (15.91%) QA
11 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
11 7 (15.91%) Java EE

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 15 (34.09%) JBoss
2 8 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 6 (13.64%) Apache
4 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
5 4 (9.09%) MQSeries
6 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.82%) CICS
7 2 (4.55%) IIS
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 1 (2.27%) Mule
8 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
8 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
8 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) HTTP
2 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.55%) CTI
3 2 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) SSL
4 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.27%) SNMP
4 1 (2.27%) SMTP
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) Telnet
4 1 (2.27%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) DB2
2 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) QlikView
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) LoadRunner
2 3 (6.82%) JUnit
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 12 (27.27%) Banking
3 6 (13.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (20.45%) Developer
1 9 (20.45%) Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (15.91%) Performance Test Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Performance Tester
3 7 (15.91%) Performance Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Test Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Tester
4 4 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) SWIFT Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.55%) DBA
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Support
6 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (20.45%) Middleware
3 8 (18.18%) Web Services
3 8 (18.18%) XML
3 8 (18.18%) jQuery
4 7 (15.91%) Java EE
4 7 (15.91%) CSS
4 7 (15.91%) HTML
4 7 (15.91%) Hibernate
5 5 (11.36%) Dojo
6 4 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (9.09%) .NET
6 4 (9.09%) JMS
6 4 (9.09%) JPA
7 3 (6.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (6.82%) Spring
7 3 (6.82%) EJB
7 3 (6.82%) JSP
7 3 (6.82%) Servlets
8 2 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) SWIFT
4 3 (6.82%) DataPower
5 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.55%) Replication
5 2 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (4.55%) iSeries
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.91%) Linux
2 16 (36.36%) UNIX
3 10 (22.73%) Windows
4 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.09%) AIX
6 3 (6.82%) CentOS
6 3 (6.82%) Solaris
6 3 (6.82%) Fedora
6 3 (6.82%) zOS
7 2 (4.55%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Change Management
2 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 7 (15.91%) Performance Testing
4 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.91%) SOA
4 7 (15.91%) Service Management
5 6 (13.64%) Scrum
5 6 (13.64%) Coaching
6 5 (11.36%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) MVC
7 4 (9.09%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) ITSM
7 4 (9.09%) UML
7 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
8 3 (6.82%) SIEM
8 3 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) Java
2 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.36%) Perl
3 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.09%) SQL
5 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.82%) VB
6 2 (4.55%) REXX
6 2 (4.55%) COBOL
6 2 (4.55%) Python
6 2 (4.55%) Korn
6 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.27%) C
7 1 (2.27%) C#
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) RACF
1 2 (4.55%) ISA Server
1 2 (4.55%) Xen
1 2 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (4.55%) KVM
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) SCOM
1 2 (4.55%) CA Endevor
1 2 (4.55%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (2.27%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) OpenView
2 1 (2.27%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) HP
3 5 (11.36%) IBM
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) Dell
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.55%) SAP
5 2 (4.55%) BMC
5 2 (4.55%) CA
6 1 (2.27%) Tableau
6 1 (2.27%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.27%) VMware
6 1 (2.27%) Lotus
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