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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 64 75 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 29 27 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.31% 1.98% 3.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.39% 9.75% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 28
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £10,000 £34,400 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £56,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -
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
279 277 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 22.20% 20.35% 24.38%
Number of salaries quoted 195 197 232
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 13 February 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 67 (95.71%) Banking
2 36 (51.43%) Change Management
2 36 (51.43%) Finance
3 35 (50.00%) Oracle
4 33 (47.14%) Java
5 32 (45.71%) Incident Management
6 29 (41.43%) IBM
6 29 (41.43%) Service Management
7 28 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 25 (35.71%) Mobile Banking
8 25 (35.71%) SDLC
9 23 (32.86%) DB2
10 21 (30.00%) Unix
10 21 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
11 19 (27.14%) Middleware
11 19 (27.14%) Retail
12 18 (25.71%) Mainframe
13 17 (24.29%) QA
13 17 (24.29%) Mentoring
13 17 (24.29%) Coaching
14 15 (21.43%) IBM Integration Bus
14 15 (21.43%) Linux
15 14 (20.00%) SSL
15 14 (20.00%) Internet
16 13 (18.57%) XML
16 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (17.14%) DataPower
17 12 (17.14%) XSL
17 12 (17.14%) HTTP
17 12 (17.14%) Firewall

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 28 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (5.71%) Apache
3 3 (4.29%) GlassFish
3 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.29%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (1.43%) CMS
4 1 (1.43%) FileNet
4 1 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.43%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) Internet
1 14 (20.00%) SSL
2 12 (17.14%) DMZ
2 12 (17.14%) Firewall
2 12 (17.14%) HTTP
2 12 (17.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.86%) DB2
2 3 (4.29%) Redis
3 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.43%) JUnit
General
1 67 (95.71%) Banking
2 36 (51.43%) Finance
3 19 (27.14%) Retail
4 11 (15.71%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.29%) Electronics
5 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.29%) Marketing
5 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Technical Specialist
2 19 (27.14%) Analyst
3 13 (18.57%) WebSphere Specialist
4 12 (17.14%) Applications Support
4 12 (17.14%) Mainframe Support
5 11 (15.71%) DB2 Support
5 11 (15.71%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
6 10 (14.29%) Firewall Analyst
6 10 (14.29%) XML Analyst
7 8 (11.43%) Technical Leader
8 7 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
8 7 (10.00%) Mainframe Specialist
8 7 (10.00%) Oracle Specialist
9 5 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Middleware Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) Banking Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) Development Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) Digital Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) Financial Analyst
11 2 (2.86%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 19 (27.14%) Middleware
3 15 (21.43%) IBM Integration Bus
4 13 (18.57%) XML
5 12 (17.14%) XSL
6 8 (11.43%) Web Services
7 1 (1.43%) CSS
7 1 (1.43%) EJB
7 1 (1.43%) HTML
7 1 (1.43%) J2EE
7 1 (1.43%) JDBC
7 1 (1.43%) JMS
7 1 (1.43%) JSF
7 1 (1.43%) JSP
7 1 (1.43%) Servlets
7 1 (1.43%) Struts
7 1 (1.43%) XHTML
7 1 (1.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.71%) Mobile Banking
2 18 (25.71%) Mainframe
3 13 (18.57%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (17.14%) DataPower
5 11 (15.71%) Mobile App
6 6 (8.57%) SWIFT
7 4 (5.71%) Online Banking
8 2 (2.86%) Clustering
8 2 (2.86%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.00%) Unix
2 15 (21.43%) Linux
3 6 (8.57%) zOS
4 5 (7.14%) Windows
5 4 (5.71%) AIX
6 3 (4.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) Change Management
2 32 (45.71%) Incident Management
3 29 (41.43%) Service Management
4 25 (35.71%) SDLC
5 17 (24.29%) Coaching
5 17 (24.29%) Mentoring
6 11 (15.71%) Problem Management
7 8 (11.43%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.29%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (4.29%) High Availability
10 3 (4.29%) Programme Management
10 3 (4.29%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (2.86%) Content Management
11 2 (2.86%) Risk Management
12 1 (1.43%) DevOps
12 1 (1.43%) Document Management
12 1 (1.43%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.14%) Java
2 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.29%) SQL
3 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (24.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Squid
1 3 (4.29%) zsh
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.29%) Puppet
2 2 (2.86%) SCOM
2 2 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (50.00%) Oracle
2 29 (41.43%) IBM
3 3 (4.29%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) HP
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