The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 102 106 72
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -34
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 66 51 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.82% 1.58% 2.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.85% 9.31% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 35 24 73
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £28,270 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
841 548 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.21% 16.98% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 551 345 473
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Scotland

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Scotland

WebSphere
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 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 -7 32 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Glasgow -4 30 £40,000 -6.97% 3
West Lothian +11 2 £50,000 -
Stirling - 1 - -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing WebSphere 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.

1 81 (55.10%) Java
2 53 (36.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 50 (34.01%) Oracle
3 50 (34.01%) UNIX
4 47 (31.97%) Finance
5 40 (27.21%) Linux
6 34 (23.13%) Banking
7 31 (21.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 31 (21.09%) SSL
7 31 (21.09%) WebSphere MQ
8 30 (20.41%) IBM
8 30 (20.41%) Spring
9 28 (19.05%) SQL
10 24 (16.33%) J2EE
10 24 (16.33%) WebSphere Process Server
11 22 (14.97%) AIX
12 21 (14.29%) Middleware
13 20 (13.61%) Internet
14 19 (12.93%) Hibernate
14 19 (12.93%) Shell Script
15 17 (11.56%) Windows
15 17 (11.56%) OO
15 17 (11.56%) SOAP
15 17 (11.56%) Web Services
16 16 (10.88%) HTML
16 16 (10.88%) JBoss
16 16 (10.88%) SOA
16 16 (10.88%) HP
16 16 (10.88%) WebSphere Portal
17 15 (10.20%) Retail

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing WebSphere 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 53 (36.05%) WebSphere Application Server
2 24 (16.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 16 (10.88%) WebSphere Portal
4 12 (8.16%) WebLogic
5 10 (6.80%) MQSeries
6 6 (4.08%) TIBCO EMS
6 6 (4.08%) Mule
7 5 (3.40%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.40%) FileNet
8 3 (2.04%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.04%) IIS
8 3 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.36%) GemFire
10 1 (0.68%) Apache
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.68%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (2.04%) MS Office
2 2 (1.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.09%) SSL
2 20 (13.61%) Internet
3 8 (5.44%) HTTP
4 5 (3.40%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.36%) Firewall
6 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.68%) DNS
6 1 (0.68%) SAN
6 1 (0.68%) DMZ
6 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.84%) SQL Server
1 13 (8.84%) Relational Database
2 12 (8.16%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.12%) MySQL
4 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.04%) DB2
5 3 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.68%) DataStage
6 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (7.48%) LoadRunner
2 6 (4.08%) Ant
3 5 (3.40%) Maven
3 5 (3.40%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.72%) ClearCase
5 3 (2.04%) JUnit
5 3 (2.04%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.36%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.36%) Subversion
7 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 47 (31.97%) Finance
2 34 (23.13%) Banking
3 15 (10.20%) Retail
4 7 (4.76%) Marketing
5 4 (2.72%) Front Office
5 4 (2.72%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.04%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.04%) Legal
6 3 (2.04%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Games
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (27.21%) Analyst
2 28 (19.05%) Developer
3 20 (13.61%) Support Analyst
3 20 (13.61%) WebSphere Administrator
4 18 (12.24%) Administrator
5 12 (8.16%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.48%) Test Analyst
6 11 (7.48%) Performance Analyst
6 11 (7.48%) Performance Test Analyst
7 10 (6.80%) WebSphere Specialist
7 10 (6.80%) Architect
8 9 (6.12%) Tester
8 9 (6.12%) Programmer
8 9 (6.12%) Performance Tester
9 8 (5.44%) Applications Specialist
9 8 (5.44%) Technical Specialist
10 7 (4.76%) Messaging Specialist
11 6 (4.08%) WebSphere Engineer
11 6 (4.08%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.09%) WebSphere MQ
1 31 (21.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 30 (20.41%) Spring
3 24 (16.33%) J2EE
4 21 (14.29%) Middleware
5 19 (12.93%) Hibernate
6 17 (11.56%) Web Services
6 17 (11.56%) SOAP
7 16 (10.88%) HTML
8 14 (9.52%) XML
9 12 (8.16%) JMS
9 12 (8.16%) Java EE
10 11 (7.48%) CSS
11 9 (6.12%) Ajax
11 9 (6.12%) jQuery
11 9 (6.12%) REST
12 7 (4.76%) JSON
12 7 (4.76%) JSP
13 6 (4.08%) Swing
14 4 (2.72%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 6 (4.08%) Online Banking
3 5 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.40%) Equities
4 3 (2.04%) Data Conversion
4 3 (2.04%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.36%) DataPower
5 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.36%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.36%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) AS400
6 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 50 (34.01%) UNIX
2 40 (27.21%) Linux
3 22 (14.97%) AIX
4 17 (11.56%) Windows
5 14 (9.52%) Solaris
6 9 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.44%) Apple iOS
7 8 (5.44%) Android
8 6 (4.08%) zOS
9 1 (0.68%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (11.56%) OO
2 16 (10.88%) SOA
3 14 (9.52%) Software Deployment
4 11 (7.48%) Performance Testing
5 10 (6.80%) OOD
6 7 (4.76%) Project Management
6 7 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.08%) Workflow
7 6 (4.08%) Change Management
7 6 (4.08%) Web Development
8 5 (3.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (3.40%) Waterfall
8 5 (3.40%) Time Management
8 5 (3.40%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (3.40%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (3.40%) Migration
8 5 (3.40%) Software Engineering
9 4 (2.72%) Business Analysis
9 4 (2.72%) ITIL
9 4 (2.72%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 81 (55.10%) Java
2 28 (19.05%) SQL
3 19 (12.93%) Shell Script
4 14 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 14 (9.52%) Perl
5 5 (3.40%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.40%) Jython
6 4 (2.72%) C#
6 4 (2.72%) C++
7 2 (1.36%) VB
7 2 (1.36%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.08%) MOM
2 5 (3.40%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.04%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 50 (34.01%) Oracle
2 30 (20.41%) IBM
3 16 (10.88%) JBoss
3 16 (10.88%) HP
4 10 (6.80%) Kofax
5 6 (4.08%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.72%) Sybase
7 3 (2.04%) Green Hat
8 2 (1.36%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.36%) Pega
9 1 (0.68%) VMware
9 1 (0.68%) Alterian
9 1 (0.68%) Symantec
9 1 (0.68%) Cognos
9 1 (0.68%) Cisco
9 1 (0.68%) EMC
9 1 (0.68%) Citrix
9 1 (0.68%) CA
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