The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 65 76 43
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -33
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 35 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.64% 2.08% 4.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.46% 10.75% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 33
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +33.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Glasgow region.

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
370 214 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.95% 19.37% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 185 105 168
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 52 (78.79%) Java
2 30 (45.45%) Finance
3 24 (36.36%) UNIX
4 23 (34.85%) Oracle
5 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (30.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 20 (30.30%) HTML
6 19 (28.79%) SQL
7 18 (27.27%) SOAP
8 16 (24.24%) Linux
8 16 (24.24%) J2EE
8 16 (24.24%) Spring
9 15 (22.73%) Banking
9 15 (22.73%) Web Development
9 15 (22.73%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 15 (22.73%) REST
9 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
9 15 (22.73%) Web Services
10 14 (21.21%) OO
11 13 (19.70%) Tomcat
11 13 (19.70%) CSS
12 12 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
12 12 (18.18%) Windows
12 12 (18.18%) SSL
12 12 (18.18%) IBM
13 11 (16.67%) Internet
13 11 (16.67%) jQuery
13 11 (16.67%) Android
13 11 (16.67%) Ajax
14 10 (15.15%) Waterfall

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 20 (30.30%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (19.70%) Tomcat
3 8 (12.12%) IIS
4 5 (7.58%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (6.06%) Jetty
5 4 (6.06%) Apache
5 4 (6.06%) nginx
5 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.03%) Mule
6 2 (3.03%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.52%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.52%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Office
2 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.06%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) SSL
2 11 (16.67%) Internet
3 10 (15.15%) HTTP
4 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.61%) DNS
5 4 (6.06%) DHCP
5 4 (6.06%) FTP
5 4 (6.06%) IPsec
6 3 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (4.55%) Firewall
6 3 (4.55%) DMZ
6 3 (4.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (3.03%) OLAP
3 2 (3.03%) OLTP
4 1 (1.52%) DataStage
4 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.06%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.55%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.03%) Subversion
4 2 (3.03%) Ant
4 2 (3.03%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.52%) JUnit
5 1 (1.52%) Maven
5 1 (1.52%) NetBeans
General
1 30 (45.45%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) Banking
3 8 (12.12%) Marketing
4 6 (9.09%) Retail
5 4 (6.06%) German Language
5 4 (6.06%) Italian Language
5 4 (6.06%) Turkish Language
6 3 (4.55%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Front Office
7 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Legal
7 1 (1.52%) Advertising
7 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Analyst
3 8 (12.12%) Web Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Architect
5 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Messaging Specialist
6 5 (7.58%) WebSphere Specialist
6 5 (7.58%) Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (6.06%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.55%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Performance Tester
8 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Tester
8 3 (4.55%) Junior
8 3 (4.55%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Software Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) HTML
2 18 (27.27%) SOAP
3 16 (24.24%) J2EE
3 16 (24.24%) Spring
4 15 (22.73%) Web Services
4 15 (22.73%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 15 (22.73%) REST
5 13 (19.70%) CSS
6 12 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
7 11 (16.67%) jQuery
7 11 (16.67%) Ajax
8 10 (15.15%) JMS
9 9 (13.64%) JSP
9 9 (13.64%) Middleware
9 9 (13.64%) Java EE
10 8 (12.12%) JSON
11 5 (7.58%) Hibernate
11 5 (7.58%) .NET
11 5 (7.58%) XML
12 4 (6.06%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Blog
2 3 (4.55%) DataPower
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) AS400
3 1 (1.52%) Equities
3 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.36%) UNIX
2 16 (24.24%) Linux
3 12 (18.18%) Windows
4 11 (16.67%) Android
5 10 (15.15%) Apple iOS
6 7 (10.61%) Solaris
7 5 (7.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.58%) AIX
8 1 (1.52%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.73%) Web Development
3 14 (21.21%) OO
4 10 (15.15%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (15.15%) Data Modelling
4 10 (15.15%) Waterfall
5 8 (12.12%) Project Management
6 6 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 6 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 6 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.58%) Time Management
8 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.06%) User Stories
8 4 (6.06%) DevOps
8 4 (6.06%) Coaching
8 4 (6.06%) People Management
8 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.55%) Analytics
9 3 (4.55%) SOA
9 3 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (78.79%) Java
2 19 (28.79%) SQL
3 15 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.61%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 5 (7.58%) Perl
7 1 (1.52%) VB
7 1 (1.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (1.52%) Sun Certification
1 1 (1.52%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Xen
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Puppet
1 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.06%) Ansible
2 3 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.03%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Oracle
2 12 (18.18%) IBM
3 8 (12.12%) Kofax
4 6 (9.09%) HP
4 6 (9.09%) Sybase
5 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.06%) VMware
6 4 (6.06%) Google
6 4 (6.06%) Green Hat
7 3 (4.55%) JBoss
8 2 (3.03%) Alterian
8 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.52%) Citrix
9 1 (1.52%) Lotus
9 1 (1.52%) Adobe