The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 141 155 150
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 22 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.19% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.63% 1.05% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 3
Average salary £43,000 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
836 569 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.96% 17.65% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 530 349 477
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere Application Server
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Edinburgh -6 11 £47,500 +16.56%
Glasgow -9 8 £43,000 -30.08%
West Lothian - 2 £50,000 -
Stirling - 1 - -
WebSphere Application Server
UK

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 48 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (45.83%) Java
3 21 (43.75%) UNIX
4 18 (37.50%) Finance
5 17 (35.42%) Oracle
6 16 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
7 15 (31.25%) SSL
8 14 (29.17%) Banking
9 13 (27.08%) Shell Script
10 11 (22.92%) WebSphere Portal
10 11 (22.92%) Software Deployment
11 10 (20.83%) Retail
11 10 (20.83%) Java EE
11 10 (20.83%) Middleware
12 9 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
12 9 (18.75%) IBM
12 9 (18.75%) AIX
12 9 (18.75%) Linux
13 7 (14.58%) MQSeries
13 7 (14.58%) SQL
13 7 (14.58%) J2EE
13 7 (14.58%) SOAP
13 7 (14.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (12.50%) Solaris
14 6 (12.50%) Internet
14 6 (12.50%) HTTP
15 5 (10.42%) Migration
15 5 (10.42%) WebLogic
15 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 48 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 11 (22.92%) WebSphere Portal
4 7 (14.58%) MQSeries
5 5 (10.42%) WebLogic
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) SSL
2 6 (12.50%) Internet
2 6 (12.50%) HTTP
3 4 (8.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database
1 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 14 (29.17%) Banking
3 10 (20.83%) Retail
4 4 (8.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) WebSphere Administrator
2 13 (27.08%) Administrator
3 12 (25.00%) Analyst
4 11 (22.92%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) WebSphere Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) Server Administrator
7 4 (8.33%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Technology Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Middleware Architect
8 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) SOA Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (4.17%) Development Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) Applications Consultant
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) Java EE
1 10 (20.83%) Middleware
2 9 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (14.58%) J2EE
3 7 (14.58%) SOAP
3 7 (14.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (8.33%) Spring
5 3 (6.25%) JSP
5 3 (6.25%) XML
5 3 (6.25%) HTML
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (4.17%) Ajax
6 2 (4.17%) REST
6 2 (4.17%) HTML5
6 2 (4.17%) JDBC
6 2 (4.17%) Web Services
7 1 (2.08%) WSDL
7 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.08%) XSLT
7 1 (2.08%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 3 (6.25%) Data Conversion
1 3 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) UNIX
2 9 (18.75%) AIX
2 9 (18.75%) Linux
3 6 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (2.08%) Windows
4 1 (2.08%) Android
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Software Deployment
2 5 (10.42%) Migration
2 5 (10.42%) Web Development
2 5 (10.42%) Change Management
3 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (8.33%) OO
3 4 (8.33%) SOA
4 3 (6.25%) ETL
4 3 (6.25%) ERP
4 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.17%) Time Management
5 2 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma
6 1 (2.08%) Process Management
6 1 (2.08%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.08%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) Java
2 13 (27.08%) Shell Script
3 7 (14.58%) SQL
4 4 (8.33%) Jython
4 4 (8.33%) Perl
4 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Tivoli
1 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) IBM
3 4 (8.33%) Green Hat
3 4 (8.33%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) Cognos
4 1 (2.08%) Sybase
4 1 (2.08%) Pega
4 1 (2.08%) Alterian