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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSphere Specialist
Rank 155 168 155
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 4 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 2
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £46,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year
-12.90% -12.26%
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
2819 3591 2964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.01% 94.70% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1792 2349 1799
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 2015. 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 -2 2 £42,500 +1.19%
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £39,000 -
WebSphere Specialist
UK

WebSphere Specialist
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (80.00%) SSL
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) DataPower
4 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement

WebSphere Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (80.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) HTTPS
1 4 (80.00%) SSL
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) DataPower
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) AIX
1 4 (80.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
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