The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 145 148 143
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 27 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.34% 1.91% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £37,260 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,850 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
WebSphere Application Server
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
808 576 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.70% 18.71% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 495 362 509
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £54,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Scotland region.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Scotland

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in Scotland

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 10 £43,000 +14.66%
Edinburgh -7 9 £21,500 -46.25%
Stirling - 5 - -
West Lothian - 3 £50,000 -
WebSphere Application Server
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WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 52 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 33 (63.46%) Java
3 23 (44.23%) UNIX
4 21 (40.38%) Finance
5 20 (38.46%) Banking
5 20 (38.46%) Oracle
6 14 (26.92%) Shell Script
7 13 (25.00%) IBM
8 12 (23.08%) Retail
8 12 (23.08%) Java EE
9 11 (21.15%) SSL
9 11 (21.15%) SQL
10 10 (19.23%) Web Services
10 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
11 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
11 9 (17.31%) Middleware
11 9 (17.31%) SOAP
11 9 (17.31%) Linux
11 9 (17.31%) WebLogic
12 8 (15.38%) WebSphere Process Server
12 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
12 8 (15.38%) JSP
12 8 (15.38%) Software Deployment
12 8 (15.38%) WebSphere Portal
13 7 (13.46%) JBoss
13 7 (13.46%) WebSphere MQ
13 7 (13.46%) MQSeries
13 7 (13.46%) Web Development
14 6 (11.54%) Migration
14 6 (11.54%) Project Management

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (17.31%) WebLogic
3 8 (15.38%) WebSphere Portal
3 8 (15.38%) WebSphere Process Server
4 7 (13.46%) MQSeries
5 5 (9.62%) FileNet
6 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
6 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 3 (5.77%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.92%) FileNet Content Manager
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) SSL
2 5 (9.62%) HTTP
2 5 (9.62%) Internet
3 3 (5.77%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) DNS
4 1 (1.92%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.69%) InterSystems Cache
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) DB2
3 1 (1.92%) OLAP
3 1 (1.92%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.77%) Subversion
3 1 (1.92%) JUnit
3 1 (1.92%) ClearCase
General
1 21 (40.38%) Finance
2 20 (38.46%) Banking
3 12 (23.08%) Retail
4 4 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Administrator
1 11 (21.15%) WebSphere Administrator
2 10 (19.23%) Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Support Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Architect
5 6 (11.54%) Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Specialist
6 5 (9.62%) FileNet Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Systems Support Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Systems Support
8 3 (5.77%) SOA Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Server Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Technology Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) Java EE
2 10 (19.23%) Web Services
3 9 (17.31%) SOAP
3 9 (17.31%) Middleware
4 8 (15.38%) JSP
5 7 (13.46%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (11.54%) HTML
6 6 (11.54%) J2EE
7 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 5 (9.62%) REST
8 4 (7.69%) SPNEGO
9 3 (5.77%) HTML5
9 3 (5.77%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (5.77%) Ajax
9 3 (5.77%) XML
10 2 (3.85%) JMS
10 2 (3.85%) CSS
10 2 (3.85%) Spring
10 2 (3.85%) jQuery
11 1 (1.92%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Data Conversion
1 3 (5.77%) Data Integration
2 2 (3.85%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.92%) DataPower
3 1 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) UNIX
2 9 (17.31%) Linux
3 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.62%) AIX
3 5 (9.62%) Solaris
4 2 (3.85%) Windows
4 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
2 8 (15.38%) Software Deployment
3 7 (13.46%) Web Development
4 6 (11.54%) Project Management
4 6 (11.54%) Migration
5 5 (9.62%) Workflow
5 5 (9.62%) Change Management
5 5 (9.62%) Document Management
5 5 (9.62%) Coaching
6 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (7.69%) OO
6 4 (7.69%) RAD
6 4 (7.69%) SOA
7 3 (5.77%) ETL
7 3 (5.77%) ERP
7 3 (5.77%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.77%) Content Management
7 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (63.46%) Java
2 14 (26.92%) Shell Script
3 11 (21.15%) SQL
4 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.69%) Perl
6 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.77%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Oracle
2 13 (25.00%) IBM
3 7 (13.46%) JBoss
4 4 (7.69%) Green Hat
5 3 (5.77%) Sybase
6 2 (3.85%) Alterian
7 1 (1.92%) Pega
7 1 (1.92%) Cognos