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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 103 88 84
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 10 19 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.79% 1.51% 2.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.47% 6.91% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 14
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +25.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £39,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
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
288 275 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.77% 21.86% 25.37%
Number of salaries quoted 157 180 232
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £53,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 24 (68.57%) Java
2 21 (60.00%) Finance
3 20 (57.14%) Oracle
3 20 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 18 (51.43%) Unix
5 16 (45.71%) Linux
6 15 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (40.00%) AIX
7 14 (40.00%) Solaris
7 14 (40.00%) SQL
8 13 (37.14%) IBM
8 13 (37.14%) Banking
9 12 (34.29%) WebSphere MQ
10 11 (31.43%) Shell Script
10 11 (31.43%) Windows
10 11 (31.43%) Web Services
10 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (31.43%) RESTful
11 10 (28.57%) VMware
12 9 (25.71%) Spring
12 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
13 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
13 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
13 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (22.86%) Data Structures
13 8 (22.86%) Maven
13 8 (22.86%) JSON
13 8 (22.86%) Multithreading
13 8 (22.86%) XML

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 20 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (22.86%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.43%) Apache
4 3 (8.57%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (8.57%) IBM Notes
4 3 (8.57%) MQSeries
5 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (2.86%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) HTTPS
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
2 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 4 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (11.43%) MarkLogic
5 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Jenkins
1 8 (22.86%) JUnit
1 8 (22.86%) Maven
2 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.43%) Subversion
4 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
4 3 (8.57%) Selenium
5 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.86%) Gradle
5 1 (2.86%) Mockito
5 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.86%) TestNG
General
1 21 (60.00%) Finance
2 13 (37.14%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Core Java Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Designer
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Technician
5 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Unix Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Development Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Middleware Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Server Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Software Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Software Development Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (31.43%) RESTful
2 11 (31.43%) Web Services
3 9 (25.71%) Spring
4 8 (22.86%) JMS
4 8 (22.86%) JSON
4 8 (22.86%) XML
5 7 (20.00%) HTML
5 7 (20.00%) J2EE
6 4 (11.43%) BSON
6 4 (11.43%) HTML5
6 4 (11.43%) JDBC
6 4 (11.43%) Servlets
7 3 (8.57%) CSS
7 3 (8.57%) Ext JS
7 3 (8.57%) X-Windows
8 2 (5.71%) Middleware
9 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.86%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.86%) Data Structures
2 4 (11.43%) Data Integration
2 4 (11.43%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Unix
2 16 (45.71%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (40.00%) AIX
4 14 (40.00%) Solaris
5 11 (31.43%) Windows
6 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) Mentoring
3 8 (22.86%) Multithreading
4 7 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (14.29%) TDD
6 4 (11.43%) Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) BDD
6 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
6 4 (11.43%) People Management
6 4 (11.43%) SDLC
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (8.57%) Identity Management
7 3 (8.57%) Information Security
8 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
9 1 (2.86%) Software Delivery
9 1 (2.86%) Time Management
9 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) Java
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 11 (31.43%) Shell Script
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) Perl
5 2 (5.71%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) VMware ESX
3 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Oracle
2 13 (37.14%) IBM
3 10 (28.57%) VMware
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 6 (17.14%) Citrix
6 6 (17.14%) Dell
6 6 (17.14%) EMC
7 3 (8.57%) Lotus
7 3 (8.57%) Sybase
7 3 (8.57%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) Cognizant
8 1 (2.86%) Green Hat
8 1 (2.86%) SAP
8 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
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