The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 96 97 86
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 10 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.72% 0.26% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.77% 1.43% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
WebSphere Application Server
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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
361 210 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.06% 18.21% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 182 101 167
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Glasgow region.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (82.35%) Finance
3 13 (76.47%) Java
4 10 (58.82%) UNIX
5 9 (52.94%) SOAP
6 8 (47.06%) Oracle
7 7 (41.18%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) Banking
7 7 (41.18%) Web Development
8 6 (35.29%) Java EE
8 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
8 6 (35.29%) IBM
9 5 (29.41%) Retail
9 5 (29.41%) Web Services
9 5 (29.41%) HTML
9 5 (29.41%) AIX
9 5 (29.41%) Solaris
9 5 (29.41%) HTTP
9 5 (29.41%) REST
9 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (23.53%) Green Hat
10 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
10 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
10 4 (23.53%) Linux
10 4 (23.53%) OOA/OOD
10 4 (23.53%) OO
10 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
10 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
10 4 (23.53%) JSP
10 4 (23.53%) Shell Script

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 3 (17.65%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (5.88%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
2 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
2 3 (17.65%) SSL
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.88%) DMZ
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) OLAP
2 1 (5.88%) OLTP
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 5 (29.41%) Retail
4 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
1 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Technology Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Development Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Server Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Web Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) SOAP
2 6 (35.29%) Java EE
3 5 (29.41%) HTML
3 5 (29.41%) Web Services
3 5 (29.41%) REST
4 4 (23.53%) JSP
5 3 (17.65%) J2EE
5 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (11.76%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
6 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
7 1 (5.88%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) JMS
7 1 (5.88%) WSDL
7 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (5.88%) Middleware
7 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) UNIX
2 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (29.41%) AIX
2 5 (29.41%) Solaris
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Android
4 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Web Development
2 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
2 4 (23.53%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (23.53%) OO
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Content Management
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
3 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) Green Hat
4 3 (17.65%) Sybase
5 2 (11.76%) Alterian