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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 87 91 49
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -42
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 7 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.64% 1.26% 3.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.33% 5.98% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 29
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
210 251 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 19.18% 21.16% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 135 178 120
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,750 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 January 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 28 (87.50%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) Oracle
3 16 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 15 (46.88%) Finance
5 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (43.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (37.50%) UNIX
7 11 (34.38%) REST
8 10 (31.25%) Linux
8 10 (31.25%) Web Services
8 10 (31.25%) Sybase
8 10 (31.25%) IBM
9 9 (28.13%) JMS
10 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
10 8 (25.00%) JSP
10 8 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 8 (25.00%) Middleware
10 8 (25.00%) Web Development
11 7 (21.88%) VMware
11 7 (21.88%) SQL
11 7 (21.88%) HTML
11 7 (21.88%) SOAP
11 7 (21.88%) Windows
11 7 (21.88%) Puppet
11 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
12 6 (18.75%) J2EE
12 6 (18.75%) IIS
12 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
12 6 (18.75%) HP
12 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 14 (43.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (18.75%) IIS
4 4 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (9.38%) nginx
5 3 (9.38%) Jetty
5 3 (9.38%) Apache
5 3 (9.38%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (9.38%) Google App Engine
1 3 (9.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) SAN
3 3 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (9.38%) IPsec
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) DMZ
3 3 (9.38%) DHCP
3 3 (9.38%) FTP
3 3 (9.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (9.38%) OLTP
3 3 (9.38%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 15 (46.88%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) German Language
3 3 (9.38%) Italian Language
3 3 (9.38%) Turkish Language
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Middleware Developer
4 4 (12.50%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Tester
4 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Tester
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Web Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Web Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Operations Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) REST
2 10 (31.25%) Web Services
3 9 (28.13%) JMS
4 8 (25.00%) JSP
4 8 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (25.00%) Middleware
5 7 (21.88%) HTML
5 7 (21.88%) SOAP
6 6 (18.75%) J2EE
7 4 (12.50%) .NET
8 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 3 (9.38%) Servlets
9 2 (6.25%) iBATIS
9 2 (6.25%) HTML5
9 2 (6.25%) CSS
9 2 (6.25%) Java EE
9 2 (6.25%) jQuery
9 2 (6.25%) Ajax
10 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
10 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Blog
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.38%) DataPower
2 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) UNIX
2 10 (31.25%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) AIX
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Android
5 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (25.00%) Web Development
3 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (12.50%) Performance Testing
4 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.50%) SOA
4 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Project Management
5 3 (9.38%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (9.38%) OO
5 3 (9.38%) User Stories
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 4 (12.50%) Perl
5 4 (12.50%) Korn
6 1 (3.13%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) PowerHA
1 4 (12.50%) vSphere
2 3 (9.38%) Xen
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Puppet
2 4 (12.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (12.50%) NetBackup
3 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (9.38%) Ansible
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle
2 10 (31.25%) Sybase
2 10 (31.25%) IBM
3 7 (21.88%) VMware
4 6 (18.75%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Symantec
5 4 (12.50%) Sun
5 4 (12.50%) Dell
5 4 (12.50%) EMC
5 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
6 3 (9.38%) Google
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.13%) Alterian
7 1 (3.13%) Adobe
7 1 (3.13%) Lotus
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