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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 85 87 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 27 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.99% 0.37% 1.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.94% 1.92% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 11
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £42,500 £32,765
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
340 208 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.00% 19.14% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 208 134 198
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -9.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £68,250 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 11 February 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 31 (68.89%) Java
2 28 (62.22%) Oracle
3 25 (55.56%) Finance
4 24 (53.33%) Unix
5 19 (42.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 18 (40.00%) IBM
7 17 (37.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (35.56%) Linux
8 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (33.33%) Windows
9 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (31.11%) VMware
10 14 (31.11%) WebSphere MQ
11 13 (28.89%) SQL
11 13 (28.89%) J2EE
12 12 (26.67%) AIX
12 12 (26.67%) Solaris
12 12 (26.67%) JMS
12 12 (26.67%) Shell Script
12 12 (26.67%) Banking
12 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (22.22%) Web Services
13 10 (22.22%) RESTful
14 9 (20.00%) People Management
14 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
14 9 (20.00%) XML
15 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
15 8 (17.78%) Spring
15 8 (17.78%) Data Structures
15 8 (17.78%) Relational Database

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 19 (42.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
3 7 (15.56%) IBM Notes
4 5 (11.11%) MQSeries
5 4 (8.89%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (8.89%) NetWeaver
6 3 (6.67%) Apache
6 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (4.44%) IBM Domino
7 2 (4.44%) JBoss
7 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.22%) CICS
8 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) SAN
2 3 (6.67%) HTTP
2 3 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 3 (6.67%) Internet
2 3 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (2.22%) CTI
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
2 7 (15.56%) RDBMS
2 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.89%) MarkLogic
4 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.22%) DB2
7 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
1 7 (15.56%) JUnit
1 7 (15.56%) Maven
2 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) Subversion
4 2 (4.44%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.22%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.22%) Gradle
5 1 (2.22%) Mockito
5 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.22%) TestNG
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 12 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Team Leader
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
5 4 (8.89%) Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Core Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Designer
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Designer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Technician
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (4.44%) DevOps Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Programmer
7 2 (4.44%) Unix Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 13 (28.89%) J2EE
3 12 (26.67%) JMS
4 10 (22.22%) RESTful
4 10 (22.22%) Web Services
5 9 (20.00%) XML
6 8 (17.78%) JSON
6 8 (17.78%) Spring
7 7 (15.56%) HTML
8 5 (11.11%) Servlets
9 4 (8.89%) BSON
9 4 (8.89%) HTML5
9 4 (8.89%) JDBC
10 3 (6.67%) CSS
11 2 (4.44%) Ext JS
11 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
11 2 (4.44%) Java EE
12 1 (2.22%) Dojo
12 1 (2.22%) EJB 3.0
12 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Data Structures
3 4 (8.89%) Data Integration
3 4 (8.89%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.44%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.22%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Unix
2 16 (35.56%) Linux
3 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (33.33%) Windows
4 12 (26.67%) AIX
4 12 (26.67%) Solaris
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.22%) MVS
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Continuous Improvement
2 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 9 (20.00%) People Management
4 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
5 7 (15.56%) Scrum
6 4 (8.89%) Analytics
6 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.89%) Information Security
6 4 (8.89%) SDLC
6 4 (8.89%) TDD
7 3 (6.67%) BDD
7 3 (6.67%) Project Management
8 2 (4.44%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (4.44%) DevOps
8 2 (4.44%) Service Management
8 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.22%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.22%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) Java
2 13 (28.89%) SQL
3 12 (26.67%) Shell Script
4 5 (11.11%) Perl
5 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.67%) Python
7 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.44%) Ruby
8 1 (2.22%) C#
8 1 (2.22%) COBOL
8 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 5 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Oracle
2 18 (40.00%) IBM
3 14 (31.11%) VMware
4 7 (15.56%) Lotus
4 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
5 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (11.11%) Citrix
7 4 (8.89%) Dell
7 4 (8.89%) EMC
7 4 (8.89%) SAP
8 3 (6.67%) Symantec
9 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
9 2 (4.44%) Cognizant
9 2 (4.44%) Sybase
10 1 (2.22%) Green Hat
10 1 (2.22%) TIBCO