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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 139 153 147
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 22 10 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.74% 0.32% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.07% 1.78% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 13
Average salary £38,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,000 £39,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +4.65%
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
717 562 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 24.17% 18.09% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 468 372 513
Average salary £41,269 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £53,625
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 16 £38,250 -
Edinburgh 0 6 £38,000 -24.00%
WebSphere Application Server
UK

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 47 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 37 (78.72%) Banking
3 28 (59.57%) Java
4 26 (55.32%) WebSphere MQ
5 25 (53.19%) Unix
5 25 (53.19%) Mentoring
5 25 (53.19%) SDLC
6 24 (51.06%) Oracle
7 23 (48.94%) IBM
8 22 (46.81%) Finance
9 19 (40.43%) Retail
10 17 (36.17%) Coaching
10 17 (36.17%) QA
10 17 (36.17%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (34.04%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (34.04%) Middleware
12 15 (31.91%) IBM Integration Bus
13 14 (29.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (27.66%) Change Management
14 13 (27.66%) Linux
15 12 (25.53%) AIX
16 11 (23.40%) Solaris
16 11 (23.40%) DB2
17 10 (21.28%) Web Services
18 9 (19.15%) Shell Script
19 7 (14.89%) Windows
19 7 (14.89%) J2EE
20 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
20 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
20 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 47 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.64%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (10.64%) MQSeries
2 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 2 (4.26%) GlassFish
5 2 (4.26%) IBM Domino
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) HTTP
1 3 (6.38%) HTTPS
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
1 3 (6.38%) SAN
1 3 (6.38%) SSL
2 1 (2.13%) DHCP
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) DB2
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
3 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
1 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
1 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.51%) JUnit
1 4 (8.51%) Maven
1 4 (8.51%) Subversion
General
1 37 (78.72%) Banking
2 22 (46.81%) Finance
3 19 (40.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (17.02%) Technical Leader
2 8 (17.02%) WebSphere Specialist
3 7 (14.89%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
4 5 (10.64%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Core Java Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Designer
6 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Designer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Technician
7 2 (4.26%) Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) DevOps Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) Middleware Analyst
8 1 (2.13%) Administrator
8 1 (2.13%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (2.13%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) WebSphere MQ
2 16 (34.04%) Middleware
3 15 (31.91%) IBM Integration Bus
4 10 (21.28%) Web Services
5 7 (14.89%) J2EE
6 4 (8.51%) JDBC
6 4 (8.51%) JMS
6 4 (8.51%) JSON
6 4 (8.51%) RESTful
6 4 (8.51%) Servlets
6 4 (8.51%) Spring
6 4 (8.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) SWIFT
3 4 (8.51%) Data Structures
3 4 (8.51%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 25 (53.19%) Unix
2 14 (29.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (27.66%) Linux
4 12 (25.53%) AIX
5 11 (23.40%) Solaris
6 7 (14.89%) Windows
7 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Mentoring
1 25 (53.19%) SDLC
2 17 (36.17%) Coaching
2 17 (36.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (27.66%) Change Management
4 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.51%) Information Security
5 4 (8.51%) Multithreading
5 4 (8.51%) Scrum
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps
6 2 (4.26%) High Availability
6 2 (4.26%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.13%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) Java
2 9 (19.15%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.51%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
1 1 (2.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.17%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.64%) VMware ESX
2 5 (10.64%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.26%) Squid
4 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.13%) Puppet
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Oracle
2 23 (48.94%) IBM
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.77%) Red Hat
3 6 (12.77%) VMware
4 5 (10.64%) Citrix
5 3 (6.38%) Dell
5 3 (6.38%) EMC
5 3 (6.38%) Symantec
6 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.13%) Cognizant