The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 101 90 105
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 72 76 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.16% 2.05% 1.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.43% 9.20% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 27
Average salary £39,500 £43,000 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.13% +4.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,400 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
WebSphere
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
630 826 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.90% 22.33% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 412 507 377
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £56,500 £55,125
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
Edinburgh +23 55 £39,500 -12.22% 5
Glasgow -27 9 £40,750 -3.55% 5
West Dunbartonshire - 4 £41,000 -
Dundee - 3 £65,000 -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 62 (54.39%) Java
1 62 (54.39%) Banking
2 53 (46.49%) Oracle
3 48 (42.11%) SDLC
4 47 (41.23%) Finance
5 45 (39.47%) WebSphere MQ
6 43 (37.72%) WebSphere Application Server
7 42 (36.84%) UNIX
8 41 (35.96%) Analytical Skills
9 37 (32.46%) Mentoring
9 37 (32.46%) Retail
10 36 (31.58%) QA
10 36 (31.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 34 (29.82%) Linux
12 33 (28.95%) Coaching
13 32 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
14 31 (27.19%) Change Management
15 30 (26.32%) SQL Server
15 30 (26.32%) DB2
15 30 (26.32%) Relational Database
16 26 (22.81%) JavaScript
16 26 (22.81%) HTML
16 26 (22.81%) SQL
16 26 (22.81%) CSS
17 25 (21.93%) JMS
18 24 (21.05%) JSP
18 24 (21.05%) RDBMS
19 23 (20.18%) Service Management
20 22 (19.30%) Scrum
20 22 (19.30%) JBoss

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 43 (37.72%) WebSphere Application Server
2 22 (19.30%) JBoss
3 15 (13.16%) Apache
4 14 (12.28%) Tomcat
5 11 (9.65%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 11 (9.65%) FileNet
6 9 (7.89%) MQSeries
6 9 (7.89%) IBM HTTP Server
7 7 (6.14%) WebSphere Portal
8 6 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (4.39%) Captiva
10 4 (3.51%) IBM Notes
10 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.75%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.88%) Mule
12 1 (0.88%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Office
2 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.16%) CTI
2 11 (9.65%) Internet
3 9 (7.89%) HTTP
4 8 (7.02%) LDAP
4 8 (7.02%) SSL
5 7 (6.14%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.63%) SAN
7 2 (1.75%) DNS
8 1 (0.88%) InfiniBand
8 1 (0.88%) Firewall
8 1 (0.88%) OSPF
8 1 (0.88%) BGP
8 1 (0.88%) EIGRP
8 1 (0.88%) IGRP
8 1 (0.88%) TACACS
8 1 (0.88%) SNMP
8 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.88%) LAN
8 1 (0.88%) WAN
8 1 (0.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 30 (26.32%) DB2
1 30 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 24 (21.05%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.51%) InterSystems Cache
4 3 (2.63%) Redis
4 3 (2.63%) Spotfire
5 2 (1.75%) DataStage
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.88%) OLTP
6 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.88%) OLAP
6 1 (0.88%) MySQL
6 1 (0.88%) Big Data
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.14%) Maven
3 5 (4.39%) JUnit
4 4 (3.51%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.51%) Selenium
5 3 (2.63%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.63%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.88%) Hudson
6 1 (0.88%) Trac
6 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 62 (54.39%) Banking
2 47 (41.23%) Finance
3 37 (32.46%) Retail
4 6 (5.26%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (31.58%) Technical Specialist
2 12 (10.53%) Developer
2 12 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 11 (9.65%) Analyst
4 9 (7.89%) Tester
5 8 (7.02%) WebSphere Specialist
5 8 (7.02%) Automation Tester
6 7 (6.14%) Test Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Automation Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Development Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (4.39%) SWIFT Specialist
8 5 (4.39%) Test Engineer
9 3 (2.63%) Administrator
9 3 (2.63%) Support Analyst
9 3 (2.63%) Integration Specialist
9 3 (2.63%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
9 3 (2.63%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.63%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (39.47%) WebSphere MQ
2 36 (31.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 26 (22.81%) HTML
3 26 (22.81%) CSS
4 25 (21.93%) JMS
5 24 (21.05%) JSP
6 20 (17.54%) Servlets
7 17 (14.91%) Dojo
7 17 (14.91%) Java EE
7 17 (14.91%) jQuery
8 16 (14.04%) EJB
9 15 (13.16%) EJB 3.0
9 15 (13.16%) Web Services
10 13 (11.40%) J2EE
11 9 (7.89%) Middleware
12 7 (6.14%) RESTful
12 7 (6.14%) Ext JS
12 7 (6.14%) Spring
13 4 (3.51%) SPNEGO
13 4 (3.51%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 41 (35.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.39%) DataPower
3 5 (4.39%) SWIFT
4 4 (3.51%) Online Banking
5 3 (2.63%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.75%) iSeries
6 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.88%) DTV
7 1 (0.88%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.88%) Life Science
7 1 (0.88%) Informatics
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 42 (36.84%) UNIX
2 34 (29.82%) Linux
3 21 (18.42%) Solaris
4 20 (17.54%) Windows
5 19 (16.67%) AIX
6 11 (9.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (7.02%) zOS
8 1 (0.88%) CentOS
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (42.11%) SDLC
2 37 (32.46%) Mentoring
3 33 (28.95%) Coaching
4 32 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (27.19%) Change Management
6 23 (20.18%) Service Management
7 22 (19.30%) Scrum
8 18 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 17 (14.91%) ITSM
10 10 (8.77%) Workflow
11 9 (7.89%) Project Management
11 9 (7.89%) Information Security
11 9 (7.89%) TDD
12 7 (6.14%) BDD
13 6 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (5.26%) Automation Testing
14 5 (4.39%) Kalman Filter
14 5 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (4.39%) Root Cause Analysis
15 4 (3.51%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (54.39%) Java
2 26 (22.81%) JavaScript
2 26 (22.81%) SQL
3 10 (8.77%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.51%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.51%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (14.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.88%) RHCE
2 1 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (31.58%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) zsh
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.88%) GPFS
3 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Puppet
1 4 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.63%) Foglight
2 3 (2.63%) Control-M
3 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.88%) Nagios
3 1 (0.88%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.88%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 53 (46.49%) Oracle
2 21 (18.42%) IBM
3 9 (7.89%) HP
4 7 (6.14%) Sybase
5 5 (4.39%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.51%) Lotus
6 4 (3.51%) VMware
7 3 (2.63%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.63%) Informatica
8 2 (1.75%) Google
8 2 (1.75%) Dell
8 2 (1.75%) Sun
8 2 (1.75%) Cisco
9 1 (0.88%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.88%) Symantec
9 1 (0.88%) Remedy
9 1 (0.88%) EMC
9 1 (0.88%) Citrix
9 1 (0.88%) Juniper
9 1 (0.88%) SAP
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Salary: £70K - 110K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 + PACKAGE
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £ 50,000 - 100,000. Maybe more for the right Arhcitect
Posted: 5 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £ 50,000 - 100,000. Maybe more for the right Arhcitect
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
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