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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 86 71 61
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 14 34 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.20% 2.57% 3.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.24% 9.91% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 14
Average salary £47,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,660 £51,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
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
267 343 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.86% 25.89% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 170 218 143
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 May 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (84.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) Oracle
3 15 (60.00%) Finance
4 13 (52.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 9 (36.00%) Project Management
6 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (24.00%) IBM
8 6 (24.00%) Middleware
8 6 (24.00%) UNIX
8 6 (24.00%) AIX
8 6 (24.00%) Solaris
8 6 (24.00%) Linux
8 6 (24.00%) Banking
8 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (24.00%) People Management
9 5 (20.00%) Apache
10 4 (16.00%) Symantec
10 4 (16.00%) Sun
10 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
10 4 (16.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 4 (16.00%) VMware
10 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
10 4 (16.00%) Dell
10 4 (16.00%) EMC
10 4 (16.00%) SAN
10 4 (16.00%) Sybase
10 4 (16.00%) Perl
10 4 (16.00%) SQL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (8.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) LDAP
2 2 (8.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (8.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Maven
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) TestNG
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.00%) Mockito
3 1 (4.00%) Gradle
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Team Leader
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Development Team Leader
3 3 (12.00%) Development Team Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Development Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Server Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 7 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (24.00%) Middleware
4 4 (16.00%) J2EE
5 3 (12.00%) Spring
6 2 (8.00%) JMS
6 2 (8.00%) HTML
6 2 (8.00%) Web Services
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
6 2 (8.00%) JSP
6 2 (8.00%) Servlets
6 2 (8.00%) Ext JS
6 2 (8.00%) RESTful
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (4.00%) CSS3
7 1 (4.00%) Struts
7 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Open Source
3 1 (4.00%) DataPower
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) UNIX
1 6 (24.00%) AIX
1 6 (24.00%) Solaris
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
1 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Project Management
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) People Management
4 4 (16.00%) Line Management
4 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 3 (12.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security
6 2 (8.00%) ETL
6 2 (8.00%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.00%) BDD
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (16.00%) Perl
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (16.00%) Korn
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) vSphere
1 4 (16.00%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) Foglight
2 2 (8.00%) Control-M
2 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) IBM
3 4 (16.00%) Symantec
3 4 (16.00%) Sun
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Dell
3 4 (16.00%) EMC
3 4 (16.00%) Sybase
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Informatica
5 1 (4.00%) TIBCO