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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 150 155 149
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 12 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.39% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.85% 1.59% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 7
Average salary £54,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,200 £39,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £58,000 £57,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
647 692 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.80% 21.25% 20.01%
Number of salaries quoted 454 471 431
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 +6 7 £62,500 +31.57%
Stirling - 3 £54,000 -
Edinburgh -8 2 £50,000 +25.00%
WebSphere Application Server
UK

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 41 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 39 (95.12%) Java
3 20 (48.78%) Banking
4 19 (46.34%) Oracle
4 19 (46.34%) Relational Database
5 18 (43.90%) Finance
5 18 (43.90%) Web Services
6 17 (41.46%) SQL
7 16 (39.02%) UNIX
7 16 (39.02%) JSP
8 15 (36.59%) IBM
9 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (29.27%) PL/SQL
10 12 (29.27%) Java EE
10 12 (29.27%) Tomcat
11 11 (26.83%) REST
11 11 (26.83%) SOAP
12 10 (24.39%) FileNet
12 10 (24.39%) Shell Script
12 10 (24.39%) Workflow
12 10 (24.39%) Document Management
13 9 (21.95%) Project Management
13 9 (21.95%) Sybase
13 9 (21.95%) Linux
13 9 (21.95%) Web Development
14 8 (19.51%) Middleware
14 8 (19.51%) WebLogic
15 7 (17.07%) Retail
15 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (17.07%) HTML

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 41 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (29.27%) Tomcat
3 10 (24.39%) FileNet
4 8 (19.51%) WebLogic
5 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
5 6 (14.63%) JBoss
6 4 (9.76%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (7.32%) Documentum
7 3 (7.32%) IIS
8 2 (4.88%) LiveLink
8 2 (4.88%) Alfresco
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.88%) FileNet Content Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.32%) DNS
1 3 (7.32%) DMZ
1 3 (7.32%) Firewall
1 3 (7.32%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.20%) InterSystems Cache
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (7.32%) OLTP
3 3 (7.32%) OLAP
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
General
1 20 (48.78%) Banking
2 18 (43.90%) Finance
3 7 (17.07%) Retail
4 3 (7.32%) Retail Banking
5 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.88%) Legal
6 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) FileNet Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Consultant
4 5 (12.20%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Administrator
5 4 (9.76%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Operations Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Technology Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Web Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Server Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Web Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) WebSphere Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Support
6 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) Web Services
2 16 (39.02%) JSP
3 12 (29.27%) Java EE
4 11 (26.83%) SOAP
4 11 (26.83%) REST
5 8 (19.51%) Middleware
6 7 (17.07%) HTML
7 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 6 (14.63%) SPNEGO
8 5 (12.20%) JMS
9 3 (7.32%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (4.88%) HTML5
10 2 (4.88%) jQuery
10 2 (4.88%) Ajax
10 2 (4.88%) CSS
11 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.44%) iBATIS
11 1 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (2.44%) Hibernate
11 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) DataPower
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) UNIX
2 9 (21.95%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) Android
4 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) Workflow
2 10 (24.39%) Document Management
3 9 (21.95%) Project Management
3 9 (21.95%) Web Development
4 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (14.63%) RAD
6 5 (12.20%) Risk Management
6 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
7 4 (9.76%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (9.76%) OO
7 4 (9.76%) Asset Management
7 4 (9.76%) Content Management
7 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Migration
9 2 (4.88%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (95.12%) Java
2 17 (41.46%) SQL
3 12 (29.27%) PL/SQL
4 10 (24.39%) Shell Script
5 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.76%) Perl
6 4 (9.76%) Python
7 3 (7.32%) Jython
8 1 (2.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) RACF
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Oracle
2 15 (36.59%) IBM
3 9 (21.95%) Sybase
4 4 (9.76%) Green Hat
5 2 (4.88%) Alterian
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.44%) VMware