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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 69 72 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -30
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 33 24 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.56% 2.19% 4.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.22% 10.30% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 32
Average salary £42,250 £44,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.51% +30.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,150 £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
358 233 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.77% 21.30% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 185 116 164
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 September 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 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 50 (79.37%) Java
2 27 (42.86%) Finance
3 23 (36.51%) Oracle
4 21 (33.33%) UNIX
5 20 (31.75%) HTML
5 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (30.16%) SOAP
7 18 (28.57%) SQL
7 18 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 16 (25.40%) REST
9 15 (23.81%) Web Development
9 15 (23.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 15 (23.81%) Web Services
9 15 (23.81%) Linux
9 15 (23.81%) Banking
10 14 (22.22%) J2EE
10 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 14 (22.22%) Tomcat
11 13 (20.63%) OO
11 13 (20.63%) CSS
11 13 (20.63%) Spring
12 12 (19.05%) WebSphere MQ
13 11 (17.46%) jQuery
13 11 (17.46%) Ajax
13 11 (17.46%) Android
14 10 (15.87%) Apple iOS
14 10 (15.87%) Waterfall
14 10 (15.87%) Middleware
14 10 (15.87%) Windows
14 10 (15.87%) OOA/OOD

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 18 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 14 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.11%) IIS
4 4 (6.35%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.35%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (6.35%) Jetty
4 4 (6.35%) Apache
4 4 (6.35%) nginx
5 1 (1.59%) Mule
5 1 (1.59%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.59%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.35%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) SSL
1 10 (15.87%) Internet
2 8 (12.70%) HTTP
3 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.11%) DNS
4 4 (6.35%) DHCP
4 4 (6.35%) FTP
4 4 (6.35%) IPsec
5 3 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (4.76%) Firewall
5 3 (4.76%) DMZ
6 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
1 8 (12.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle OLAP
2 2 (3.17%) OLAP
2 2 (3.17%) OLTP
3 1 (1.59%) DataStage
3 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.35%) SoapUI
2 4 (6.35%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.17%) Subversion
3 2 (3.17%) Ant
3 2 (3.17%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.59%) JUnit
4 1 (1.59%) Maven
4 1 (1.59%) NetBeans
General
1 27 (42.86%) Finance
2 15 (23.81%) Banking
3 8 (12.70%) Marketing
4 6 (9.52%) Retail
5 4 (6.35%) German Language
5 4 (6.35%) Italian Language
5 4 (6.35%) Turkish Language
6 3 (4.76%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Developer
2 13 (20.63%) Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Web Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Architect
5 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Messaging Specialist
6 5 (7.94%) Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Tester
7 4 (6.35%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Performance Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Performance Tester
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Specialist
7 4 (6.35%) Performance Test Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Technology Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Specialist
8 3 (4.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.75%) HTML
2 19 (30.16%) SOAP
3 16 (25.40%) REST
4 15 (23.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 15 (23.81%) Web Services
5 14 (22.22%) J2EE
6 13 (20.63%) CSS
6 13 (20.63%) Spring
7 12 (19.05%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (17.46%) jQuery
8 11 (17.46%) Ajax
9 10 (15.87%) Middleware
9 10 (15.87%) JMS
10 9 (14.29%) JSP
10 9 (14.29%) Java EE
11 8 (12.70%) JSON
12 4 (6.35%) HTML5
12 4 (6.35%) Servlets
12 4 (6.35%) .NET
12 4 (6.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Blog
2 3 (4.76%) DataPower
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) AS400
3 1 (1.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) UNIX
2 15 (23.81%) Linux
3 11 (17.46%) Android
4 10 (15.87%) Apple iOS
4 10 (15.87%) Windows
5 4 (6.35%) Solaris
6 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.76%) AIX
7 1 (1.59%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.81%) Web Development
3 13 (20.63%) OO
4 10 (15.87%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (15.87%) Data Modelling
4 10 (15.87%) Waterfall
5 8 (12.70%) Project Management
6 6 (9.52%) Automated Testing
6 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.94%) Time Management
8 4 (6.35%) Performance Testing
8 4 (6.35%) SOA
8 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.35%) User Stories
8 4 (6.35%) DevOps
8 4 (6.35%) Coaching
8 4 (6.35%) People Management
9 3 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 50 (79.37%) Java
2 18 (28.57%) SQL
3 14 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.94%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (1.59%) Sun Certification
1 1 (1.59%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Xen
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Puppet
1 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.35%) Ansible
2 3 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.59%) MOM
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) IBM
3 8 (12.70%) Kofax
4 7 (11.11%) Sybase
4 7 (11.11%) HP
5 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.35%) VMware
5 4 (6.35%) Google
5 4 (6.35%) Green Hat
6 2 (3.17%) Alterian
6 2 (3.17%) JBoss
7 1 (1.59%) Adobe
7 1 (1.59%) Citrix
7 1 (1.59%) Lotus
7 1 (1.59%) TIBCO