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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 95 92 99
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 16 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.18% 0.092% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.66% 0.47% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 7
Average salary £38,250 - £42,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 - £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +4.65%
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
343 211 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.20% 19.43% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 212 134 193
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -12.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (89.47%) Continuous Improvement
3 14 (73.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (73.68%) Java
4 11 (57.89%) AIX
4 11 (57.89%) Solaris
5 10 (52.63%) Linux
5 10 (52.63%) Oracle
5 10 (52.63%) Banking
6 9 (47.37%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (47.37%) Shell Script
6 9 (47.37%) Unix
6 9 (47.37%) IBM
7 8 (42.11%) Finance
7 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
8 7 (36.84%) J2EE
8 7 (36.84%) Windows
9 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
9 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
9 6 (31.58%) VMware
9 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
10 5 (26.32%) Citrix
10 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
10 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
10 5 (26.32%) MQSeries
10 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
10 5 (26.32%) Windows 7

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (26.32%) MQSeries
2 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
3 4 (21.05%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (10.53%) IBM Domino
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
1 3 (15.79%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
2 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (21.05%) JUnit
1 4 (21.05%) Maven
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
General
1 10 (52.63%) Banking
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Core Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Designer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Designer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Technician
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (36.84%) J2EE
3 4 (21.05%) JDBC
3 4 (21.05%) JMS
3 4 (21.05%) JSON
3 4 (21.05%) RESTful
3 4 (21.05%) Servlets
3 4 (21.05%) Spring
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Data Structures
2 4 (21.05%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (57.89%) AIX
2 11 (57.89%) Solaris
3 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 9 (47.37%) Unix
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
8 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (42.11%) Mentoring
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security
4 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 9 (47.37%) Shell Script
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) VMware ESX
2 5 (26.32%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) IBM
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 5 (26.32%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) Dell
5 3 (15.79%) EMC
5 3 (15.79%) Symantec
6 2 (10.53%) Atlassian
7 1 (5.26%) Cognizant