The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Specialist
Rank 152 159 152
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.097% 0.031% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.032% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £33,000 £36,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.58% -8.17%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +16.27%
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
2924 3112 2986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 95.05% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1980 2122
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,104 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

WebSphere Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Specialist in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 Specialist within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 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
Edinburgh -3 3 £33,000 -9.58%
WebSphere Specialist
UK

WebSphere Specialist
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited WebSphere Specialist in their job title 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 with WebSphere Specialist in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) IBM

WebSphere Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited WebSphere Specialist in their job title 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 with WebSphere Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) IBM