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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 104 118 69
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -49
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 69 46 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.86% 1.40% 2.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.09% 7.76% 13.44%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 68
Average salary £45,000 £40,497 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £31,810 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
853 593 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.94% 18.08% 21.06%
Number of salaries quoted 547 370 483
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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 25 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 25 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 +2 32 £45,500 +30.00% 3
Glasgow +1 31 £42,000 -2.32% 3
Stirling - 3 £47,500 -
West Lothian +12 2 £50,000 -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 86 (58.90%) Java
2 52 (35.62%) UNIX
3 50 (34.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 47 (32.19%) Oracle
4 47 (32.19%) Finance
5 38 (26.03%) Linux
6 33 (22.60%) Banking
7 32 (21.92%) Spring
7 32 (21.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 30 (20.55%) SSL
9 29 (19.86%) WebSphere MQ
10 28 (19.18%) IBM
11 27 (18.49%) SQL
12 22 (15.07%) J2EE
13 21 (14.38%) SOAP
13 21 (14.38%) HP
13 21 (14.38%) Internet
14 20 (13.70%) Shell Script
15 19 (13.01%) Middleware
15 19 (13.01%) Hibernate
16 18 (12.33%) WebSphere Process Server
16 18 (12.33%) Web Services
16 18 (12.33%) HTML
16 18 (12.33%) AIX
16 18 (12.33%) SOA
17 17 (11.64%) OO
18 16 (10.96%) JavaScript
19 15 (10.27%) XML
19 15 (10.27%) JBoss
19 15 (10.27%) Windows

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 50 (34.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 18 (12.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 15 (10.27%) WebSphere Portal
4 11 (7.53%) WebLogic
5 10 (6.85%) MQSeries
6 6 (4.11%) TIBCO EMS
6 6 (4.11%) Mule
7 5 (3.42%) FileNet
7 5 (3.42%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.05%) IIS
8 3 (2.05%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.05%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.37%) GemFire
9 2 (1.37%) Apache
9 2 (1.37%) CICS
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.05%) MS Office
2 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.74%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.05%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.55%) SSL
2 21 (14.38%) Internet
3 10 (6.85%) HTTP
4 4 (2.74%) Firewall
4 4 (2.74%) HTTPS
5 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.05%) DNS
6 2 (1.37%) OSPF
6 2 (1.37%) BGP
6 2 (1.37%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.37%) IGRP
6 2 (1.37%) TACACS
6 2 (1.37%) LDAP
6 2 (1.37%) LAN
6 2 (1.37%) WAN
6 2 (1.37%) SMTP
7 1 (0.68%) SAN
7 1 (0.68%) DMZ
7 1 (0.68%) Intranet
7 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.27%) Relational Database
2 11 (7.53%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.16%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.79%) MySQL
5 6 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.74%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.05%) DB2
8 2 (1.37%) DataStage
9 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (8.90%) LoadRunner
2 6 (4.11%) Ant
3 5 (3.42%) Maven
3 5 (3.42%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.74%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.74%) JUnit
4 4 (2.74%) ClearCase
5 3 (2.05%) Subversion
6 2 (1.37%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 47 (32.19%) Finance
2 33 (22.60%) Banking
3 15 (10.27%) Retail
4 8 (5.48%) Marketing
5 4 (2.74%) Front Office
5 4 (2.74%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.05%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.05%) Legal
6 3 (2.05%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (27.40%) Analyst
2 29 (19.86%) Developer
3 18 (12.33%) Support Analyst
3 18 (12.33%) WebSphere Administrator
4 16 (10.96%) Administrator
5 13 (8.90%) Test Analyst
5 13 (8.90%) Performance Analyst
5 13 (8.90%) Performance Test Analyst
6 12 (8.22%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.53%) Performance Tester
7 11 (7.53%) Tester
8 9 (6.16%) Architect
8 9 (6.16%) Consultant
8 9 (6.16%) Programmer
9 8 (5.48%) WebSphere Specialist
10 7 (4.79%) Messaging Specialist
10 7 (4.79%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Applications Specialist
11 6 (4.11%) Analyst Developer
12 5 (3.42%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.92%) Spring
1 32 (21.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 29 (19.86%) WebSphere MQ
3 22 (15.07%) J2EE
4 21 (14.38%) SOAP
5 19 (13.01%) Middleware
5 19 (13.01%) Hibernate
6 18 (12.33%) Web Services
6 18 (12.33%) HTML
7 15 (10.27%) XML
7 15 (10.27%) Java EE
8 13 (8.90%) CSS
9 12 (8.22%) JMS
9 12 (8.22%) jQuery
10 10 (6.85%) REST
10 10 (6.85%) Ajax
11 8 (5.48%) JSON
12 7 (4.79%) JSP
13 6 (4.11%) Swing
14 4 (2.74%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.42%) Mainframe
1 5 (3.42%) Equities
1 5 (3.42%) Online Banking
2 4 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.05%) Data Conversion
3 3 (2.05%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.05%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.05%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.37%) DataPower
4 2 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.37%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 52 (35.62%) UNIX
2 38 (26.03%) Linux
3 18 (12.33%) AIX
4 15 (10.27%) Windows
5 13 (8.90%) Solaris
6 9 (6.16%) Android
7 8 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.48%) Apple iOS
8 6 (4.11%) zOS
9 2 (1.37%) MVS
10 1 (0.68%) Fedora
10 1 (0.68%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.33%) SOA
2 17 (11.64%) OO
3 13 (8.90%) Performance Testing
4 12 (8.22%) Software Deployment
5 9 (6.16%) Project Management
6 8 (5.48%) OOD
6 8 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (5.48%) Web Development
7 7 (4.79%) Software Engineering
7 7 (4.79%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (4.79%) Time Management
7 7 (4.79%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.11%) Change Management
9 5 (3.42%) Business Analysis
9 5 (3.42%) Migration
9 5 (3.42%) Workflow
9 5 (3.42%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (2.74%) Software Architecture
10 4 (2.74%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (2.05%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (58.90%) Java
2 27 (18.49%) SQL
3 20 (13.70%) Shell Script
4 16 (10.96%) JavaScript
5 14 (9.59%) Perl
6 7 (4.79%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.42%) Jython
8 2 (1.37%) VB6
8 2 (1.37%) VB
8 2 (1.37%) C#
8 2 (1.37%) C++
9 1 (0.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (2.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.68%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.68%) GIAC
2 1 (0.68%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) MOM
2 4 (2.74%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.05%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.37%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.37%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 47 (32.19%) Oracle
2 28 (19.18%) IBM
3 21 (14.38%) HP
4 15 (10.27%) JBoss
5 10 (6.85%) Kofax
6 6 (4.11%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.74%) Green Hat
8 3 (2.05%) Cisco
8 3 (2.05%) Sybase
9 2 (1.37%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.37%) Juniper
9 2 (1.37%) Pega
9 2 (1.37%) F5
10 1 (0.68%) Symantec
10 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.68%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.68%) VMware
10 1 (0.68%) Alterian
10 1 (0.68%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.68%) Cognos
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £51000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago