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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 92 61 73
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 20 38 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.31% 2.54% 1.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.62% 11.11% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 7
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
356 342 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.41% 22.88% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 262 252 124
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 November 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 31 (64.58%) Java
2 21 (43.75%) UNIX
3 18 (37.50%) Oracle
4 17 (35.42%) Linux
5 15 (31.25%) WebSphere MQ
6 14 (29.17%) Banking
7 13 (27.08%) Change Management
7 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
8 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (25.00%) JBoss
9 11 (22.92%) HP
9 11 (22.92%) Web Services
9 11 (22.92%) Mentoring
9 11 (22.92%) QA
10 10 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
11 9 (18.75%) Finance
11 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
11 9 (18.75%) XML
11 9 (18.75%) RDBMS
11 9 (18.75%) Degree
11 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
12 8 (16.67%) jQuery
12 8 (16.67%) Coaching
12 8 (16.67%) IBM
12 8 (16.67%) MQSeries
12 8 (16.67%) Windows
12 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 8 (16.67%) Retail

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 12 (25.00%) JBoss
2 10 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (16.67%) MQSeries
4 7 (14.58%) WebLogic
5 6 (12.50%) Apache
5 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 3 (6.25%) CICS
6 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.17%) IIS
8 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
8 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.08%) Mule
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) HTTP
2 4 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) CTI
4 1 (2.08%) SMTP
4 1 (2.08%) SSL
4 1 (2.08%) DMZ
4 1 (2.08%) SNMP
4 1 (2.08%) Telnet
4 1 (2.08%) Firewall
4 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
2 9 (18.75%) RDBMS
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.42%) DB2
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) LoadRunner
2 4 (8.33%) Subversion
2 4 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 14 (29.17%) Banking
2 9 (18.75%) Finance
3 8 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Test Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Performance Tester
2 7 (14.58%) Tester
2 7 (14.58%) Developer
2 7 (14.58%) Performance Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Performance Test Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.33%) SWIFT Specialist
5 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Support
6 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Consultant
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Specialist
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (22.92%) Web Services
3 9 (18.75%) XML
4 8 (16.67%) jQuery
5 7 (14.58%) Java EE
5 7 (14.58%) Middleware
5 7 (14.58%) Hibernate
5 7 (14.58%) HTML
5 7 (14.58%) CSS
6 6 (12.50%) .NET
7 5 (10.42%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (10.42%) JMS
8 4 (8.33%) Spring
8 4 (8.33%) JSP
8 4 (8.33%) Servlets
9 3 (6.25%) EJB
9 3 (6.25%) Dojo
9 3 (6.25%) JPA
10 2 (4.17%) EJB 3.0
10 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.33%) SWIFT
4 3 (6.25%) DataPower
4 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 3 (6.25%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.17%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.17%) Replication
5 2 (4.17%) Online Banking
5 2 (4.17%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.08%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) UNIX
2 17 (35.42%) Linux
3 8 (16.67%) Windows
4 6 (12.50%) AIX
5 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.33%) Fedora
6 4 (8.33%) CentOS
7 2 (4.17%) Windows NT
7 2 (4.17%) zOS
7 2 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Change Management
2 11 (22.92%) Mentoring
3 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 8 (16.67%) Coaching
6 7 (14.58%) Performance Testing
6 7 (14.58%) Scrum
6 7 (14.58%) SOA
7 5 (10.42%) Project Management
7 5 (10.42%) Service Management
7 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
8 4 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (8.33%) ITIL
8 4 (8.33%) Information Security
8 4 (8.33%) Migration
8 4 (8.33%) MVC
8 4 (8.33%) SIEM
9 3 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) Java
2 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.42%) Perl
5 4 (8.33%) SQL
6 3 (6.25%) VB
6 3 (6.25%) Python
6 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.17%) COBOL
7 2 (4.17%) REXX
8 1 (2.08%) C
8 1 (2.08%) C#
8 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) VBA
8 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) ISA Server
1 2 (4.17%) RACF
1 2 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (2.08%) KVM
2 1 (2.08%) Xen
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) CA Endevor
1 2 (4.17%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) OpenView
2 1 (2.08%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (37.50%) Oracle
2 11 (22.92%) HP
3 8 (16.67%) IBM
4 4 (8.33%) Dell
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.17%) BMC
6 2 (4.17%) CA
6 2 (4.17%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) Lotus
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.08%) Tableau
7 1 (2.08%) Business Objects
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