The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had WebSphere Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Specialist
Rank - 148 175
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 0 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.23% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 5
Median salary - £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £43,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+27.90% -14.85%
WebSphere Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2728 2997 3852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.22% 95.54% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1688 1894 2520
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £59,850
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WebSphere Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured WebSphere Specialist in the job title.

WebSphere Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WebSphere Specialist
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

WebSphere Specialist Salary Trend in Scotland

WebSphere Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, WebSphere Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring WebSphere Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (50.00%) Service Management
4 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) AIX
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (16.67%) Information Security
6 1 (16.67%) J2EE
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (16.67%) SWIFT
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (16.67%) Coaching
6 1 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Solaris
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) HTTP
6 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
6 1 (16.67%) SSL
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) Unix
6 1 (16.67%) zOS

WebSphere Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
General
1 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) IBM