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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 78 93 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -54
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 14 10 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.36% 0.87% 5.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.76% 4.52% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 38
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,606 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £59,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
243 221 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.55% 19.27% 21.77%
Number of salaries quoted 163 142 152
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 December 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 41 (89.13%) Java
2 25 (54.35%) Oracle
3 22 (47.83%) Finance
4 19 (41.30%) Tomcat
5 18 (39.13%) WebSphere Application Server
5 18 (39.13%) UNIX
5 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (32.61%) Linux
7 14 (30.43%) REST
8 13 (28.26%) IBM
8 13 (28.26%) Web Services
9 12 (26.09%) SQL
9 12 (26.09%) SOAP
9 12 (26.09%) Middleware
9 12 (26.09%) Web Development
10 11 (23.91%) Banking
10 11 (23.91%) JMS
10 11 (23.91%) HTML
11 10 (21.74%) J2EE
11 10 (21.74%) Sybase
11 10 (21.74%) Data Modelling
11 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
12 9 (19.57%) WebSphere MQ
12 9 (19.57%) JSP
12 9 (19.57%) Windows
13 8 (17.39%) IIS
13 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
13 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
13 8 (17.39%) DNS
13 8 (17.39%) Shell Script

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 19 (41.30%) Tomcat
2 18 (39.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (17.39%) IIS
4 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
4 5 (10.87%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (8.70%) Jetty
5 4 (8.70%) nginx
5 4 (8.70%) Apache
6 1 (2.17%) CICS
6 1 (2.17%) JBoss
6 1 (2.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (8.70%) Google App Engine
1 4 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
1 8 (17.39%) DNS
2 4 (8.70%) DHCP
2 4 (8.70%) FTP
2 4 (8.70%) HTTP
2 4 (8.70%) SAN
2 4 (8.70%) DMZ
2 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 4 (8.70%) IPsec
2 4 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) OLAP
3 3 (6.52%) OLTP
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.17%) MySQL
4 1 (2.17%) DataStage
4 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) LoadRunner
1 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.17%) Ant
3 1 (2.17%) JUnit
General
1 22 (47.83%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Banking
3 5 (10.87%) Retail
4 4 (8.70%) German Language
4 4 (8.70%) Italian Language
4 4 (8.70%) Turkish Language
5 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Marketing
6 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (10.87%) Middleware Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Performance Test Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Performance Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) Performance Tester
4 4 (8.70%) Tester
4 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Consultant
5 3 (6.52%) Junior
5 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Web Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Junior Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) REST
2 13 (28.26%) Web Services
3 12 (26.09%) Middleware
3 12 (26.09%) SOAP
4 11 (23.91%) JMS
4 11 (23.91%) HTML
5 10 (21.74%) J2EE
6 9 (19.57%) JSP
6 9 (19.57%) WebSphere MQ
7 8 (17.39%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 6 (13.04%) CSS
9 5 (10.87%) .NET
9 5 (10.87%) Ajax
9 5 (10.87%) jQuery
9 5 (10.87%) Java EE
10 4 (8.70%) Servlets
11 3 (6.52%) Spring
11 3 (6.52%) HTML5
12 2 (4.35%) JSON
12 2 (4.35%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Blog
1 4 (8.70%) DataPower
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) UNIX
2 15 (32.61%) Linux
3 9 (19.57%) Windows
4 5 (10.87%) Android
5 4 (8.70%) AIX
5 4 (8.70%) Solaris
5 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.09%) Web Development
3 10 (21.74%) Data Modelling
4 8 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 7 (15.22%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (15.22%) OO
6 6 (13.04%) Project Management
6 6 (13.04%) Automated Testing
6 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (10.87%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (10.87%) Physical Data Model
7 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Performance Testing
8 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
8 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.70%) SOA
8 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 41 (89.13%) Java
2 12 (26.09%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) Shell Script
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.70%) Perl
4 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
4 4 (8.70%) Korn
4 4 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.17%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Xen
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.70%) vSphere
1 4 (8.70%) PowerHA
2 1 (2.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (8.70%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.70%) Ansible
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Oracle
2 13 (28.26%) IBM
3 10 (21.74%) Sybase
4 8 (17.39%) VMware
5 6 (13.04%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) Dell
6 4 (8.70%) EMC
6 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 4 (8.70%) Symantec
6 4 (8.70%) Google
6 4 (8.70%) Sun
7 2 (4.35%) Green Hat
7 2 (4.35%) Alterian
8 1 (2.17%) Kofax
8 1 (2.17%) Adobe
8 1 (2.17%) Lotus