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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 56 81 64
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -17
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 55 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.50% 1.69% 2.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.86% 7.67% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 14
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £38,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +17.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £51,650
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
277 326 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.64% 22.10% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 194 234 169
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 September 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 51 (69.86%) Banking
2 40 (54.79%) WebSphere MQ
2 40 (54.79%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (52.05%) Retail
4 36 (49.32%) SDLC
5 35 (47.95%) Mentoring
6 34 (46.58%) Coaching
6 34 (46.58%) QA
7 32 (43.84%) Change Management
8 31 (42.47%) DB2
8 31 (42.47%) UNIX
8 31 (42.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 30 (41.10%) WebSphere Application Server
9 30 (41.10%) Oracle
10 26 (35.62%) Java
11 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
11 24 (32.88%) Linux
12 23 (31.51%) Finance
13 21 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (26.03%) JBoss
15 18 (24.66%) CSS
15 18 (24.66%) HTML
15 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
15 18 (24.66%) Service Management
15 18 (24.66%) JMS
16 17 (23.29%) RDBMS
16 17 (23.29%) Relational Database
17 16 (21.92%) jQuery
17 16 (21.92%) Dojo
17 16 (21.92%) Java EE

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 30 (41.10%) WebSphere Application Server
2 19 (26.03%) JBoss
3 11 (15.07%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 6 (8.22%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.22%) MQSeries
5 5 (6.85%) FileNet
5 5 (6.85%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (6.85%) Apache
5 5 (6.85%) Captiva
6 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.37%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.18%) CTI
2 3 (4.11%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (42.47%) DB2
2 24 (32.88%) SQL Server
3 17 (23.29%) Relational Database
3 17 (23.29%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.48%) Redis
5 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) TeamCity
1 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.37%) JUnit
2 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (69.86%) Banking
2 38 (52.05%) Retail
3 23 (31.51%) Finance
4 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.74%) Electronics
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (43.84%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (10.96%) Analyst
2 8 (10.96%) Tester
3 7 (9.59%) Automation Tester
4 6 (8.22%) Automation Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Test Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Test Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) SWIFT Specialist
6 4 (5.48%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Server Analyst
7 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Administrator
7 2 (2.74%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Administrator
7 2 (2.74%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.37%) Platform Manager
8 1 (1.37%) Senior Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.79%) WebSphere MQ
2 31 (42.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 18 (24.66%) JMS
3 18 (24.66%) CSS
3 18 (24.66%) HTML
4 16 (21.92%) JSP
4 16 (21.92%) Servlets
4 16 (21.92%) jQuery
4 16 (21.92%) Java EE
4 16 (21.92%) Dojo
5 15 (20.55%) EJB
6 14 (19.18%) EJB 3.0
7 6 (8.22%) Middleware
8 3 (4.11%) Web Services
8 3 (4.11%) SOAP
9 2 (2.74%) J2EE
9 2 (2.74%) XML
9 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.74%) XSLT
9 2 (2.74%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 40 (54.79%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (19.18%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.85%) Online Banking
3 5 (6.85%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.74%) iSeries
4 2 (2.74%) DTV
5 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (42.47%) UNIX
2 24 (32.88%) Linux
3 8 (10.96%) Windows
4 7 (9.59%) AIX
4 7 (9.59%) Solaris
4 7 (9.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (49.32%) SDLC
2 35 (47.95%) Mentoring
3 34 (46.58%) Coaching
4 32 (43.84%) Change Management
5 21 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (24.66%) Service Management
7 16 (21.92%) ITSM
8 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
9 14 (19.18%) Scrum
10 5 (6.85%) Workflow
10 5 (6.85%) Automation Testing
10 5 (6.85%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (4.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.11%) MVC
11 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
12 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (2.74%) Programme Management
12 2 (2.74%) TDD
12 2 (2.74%) Content Management
12 2 (2.74%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (35.62%) Java
2 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.70%) SQL
4 4 (5.48%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (46.58%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) zsh
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Puppet
1 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (41.10%) Oracle
2 6 (8.22%) HP
3 5 (6.85%) IBM
4 2 (2.74%) SAP
5 1 (1.37%) Google
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