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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 125 99 82
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -17
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 31 66 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.01% 2.00% 2.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.53% 9.47% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 51
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £58,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
561 697 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 18.20% 21.10% 19.69%
Number of salaries quoted 378 484 391
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £27,500 £27,975
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -19 21 £43,750 -2.77% 6
Glasgow +3 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Stirling -14 2 - -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 75 (77.32%) Java
2 40 (41.24%) Oracle
3 37 (38.14%) Finance
4 35 (36.08%) UNIX
5 34 (35.05%) WebSphere Application Server
6 32 (32.99%) Relational Database
7 31 (31.96%) Banking
8 29 (29.90%) Linux
9 28 (28.87%) Web Services
9 28 (28.87%) Tomcat
10 26 (26.80%) SQL
10 26 (26.80%) IBM
10 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (25.77%) WebSphere MQ
12 23 (23.71%) Windows
13 20 (20.62%) JSP
14 18 (18.56%) Middleware
15 17 (17.53%) SQL Server
16 15 (15.46%) Project Management
16 15 (15.46%) JavaScript
16 15 (15.46%) HTML
16 15 (15.46%) JBoss
16 15 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
17 14 (14.43%) JMS
17 14 (14.43%) .NET
17 14 (14.43%) HP
17 14 (14.43%) Web Development
18 13 (13.40%) RDBMS
19 12 (12.37%) Shell Script

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 34 (35.05%) WebSphere Application Server
2 28 (28.87%) Tomcat
3 15 (15.46%) JBoss
4 14 (14.43%) SharePoint
5 11 (11.34%) WebLogic
5 11 (11.34%) FileNet
5 11 (11.34%) Apache
6 9 (9.28%) IIS
7 4 (4.12%) MQSeries
7 4 (4.12%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (4.12%) Jetty
7 4 (4.12%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 4 (4.12%) nginx
8 3 (3.09%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (3.09%) Documentum
8 3 (3.09%) CICS
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (2.06%) LiveLink
9 2 (2.06%) IBM Notes
9 2 (2.06%) Alfresco
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Office
2 1 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.06%) FileNet Content Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.12%) Google App Engine
1 4 (4.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.34%) HTTP
2 10 (10.31%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.22%) DNS
4 4 (4.12%) DHCP
4 4 (4.12%) FTP
4 4 (4.12%) SAN
4 4 (4.12%) DMZ
4 4 (4.12%) Firewall
4 4 (4.12%) IPsec
5 3 (3.09%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.06%) CTI
6 2 (2.06%) Internet
6 2 (2.06%) SSL
7 1 (1.03%) SMTP
7 1 (1.03%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.03%) SNMP
7 1 (1.03%) Telnet
7 1 (1.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (32.99%) Relational Database
2 17 (17.53%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.40%) RDBMS
4 8 (8.25%) DB2
5 6 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (6.19%) InterSystems Cache
5 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.19%) QlikView
5 6 (6.19%) BusinessObjects XI
5 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.09%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (3.09%) OLTP
6 3 (3.09%) OLAP
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) LoadRunner
2 4 (4.12%) Subversion
2 4 (4.12%) JUnit
2 4 (4.12%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.03%) Ant
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.03%) Maven
4 1 (1.03%) JIRA
4 1 (1.03%) Selenium
4 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.03%) Mockito
General
1 37 (38.14%) Finance
2 31 (31.96%) Banking
3 10 (10.31%) Retail
4 4 (4.12%) German Language
4 4 (4.12%) Italian Language
4 4 (4.12%) Turkish Language
5 2 (2.06%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.06%) Legal
6 1 (1.03%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 34 (35.05%) Developer
2 16 (16.49%) Analyst
3 13 (13.40%) Technical Specialist
4 11 (11.34%) Performance Tester
4 11 (11.34%) Test Analyst
4 11 (11.34%) Tester
4 11 (11.34%) Performance Analyst
4 11 (11.34%) Performance Test Analyst
4 11 (11.34%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 10 (10.31%) FileNet Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Business Objects Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Business Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Architect
7 5 (5.15%) Middleware Developer
7 5 (5.15%) WebSphere Specialist
8 4 (4.12%) Web Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) SWIFT Specialist
8 4 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.87%) Web Services
2 25 (25.77%) WebSphere MQ
3 20 (20.62%) JSP
4 18 (18.56%) Middleware
5 15 (15.46%) HTML
6 14 (14.43%) .NET
6 14 (14.43%) JMS
7 12 (12.37%) REST
8 11 (11.34%) J2EE
8 11 (11.34%) Java EE
8 11 (11.34%) jQuery
9 10 (10.31%) CSS
9 10 (10.31%) XML
10 9 (9.28%) SOAP
10 9 (9.28%) Hibernate
11 7 (7.22%) Servlets
12 6 (6.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 6 (6.19%) Dojo
12 6 (6.19%) SPNEGO
13 5 (5.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.19%) DataPower
4 5 (5.15%) SWIFT
5 4 (4.12%) Blog
6 2 (2.06%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.06%) iSeries
6 2 (2.06%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.06%) Replication
7 1 (1.03%) Clustering
7 1 (1.03%) Statistics
7 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (1.03%) User Experience
7 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (36.08%) UNIX
2 29 (29.90%) Linux
3 23 (23.71%) Windows
4 9 (9.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (8.25%) AIX
6 7 (7.22%) Solaris
7 3 (3.09%) zOS
7 3 (3.09%) Fedora
7 3 (3.09%) CentOS
8 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.06%) Windows NT
8 2 (2.06%) Android
9 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.46%) Project Management
3 14 (14.43%) Web Development
4 12 (12.37%) Change Management
5 11 (11.34%) SOA
5 11 (11.34%) Performance Testing
5 11 (11.34%) Coaching
6 10 (10.31%) Unit Testing
6 10 (10.31%) Workflow
6 10 (10.31%) Document Management
7 9 (9.28%) Scrum
7 9 (9.28%) Data Modelling
7 9 (9.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.25%) Automated Testing
8 8 (8.25%) Software Engineering
9 7 (7.22%) Service Management
9 7 (7.22%) RAD
9 7 (7.22%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 75 (77.32%) Java
2 26 (26.80%) SQL
3 15 (15.46%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.37%) Shell Script
5 10 (10.31%) Perl
6 9 (9.28%) PL/SQL
7 8 (8.25%) VB
8 6 (6.19%) VB.NET
8 6 (6.19%) VBA
8 6 (6.19%) Korn
8 6 (6.19%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.09%) Python
10 2 (2.06%) REXX
10 2 (2.06%) C#
10 2 (2.06%) COBOL
11 1 (1.03%) Jython
11 1 (1.03%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (10.31%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (6.19%) Xen
2 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.12%) vSphere
2 4 (4.12%) PowerHA
3 3 (3.09%) RACF
4 2 (2.06%) KVM
4 2 (2.06%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.06%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) Puppet
2 4 (4.12%) Red Hat Satellite
2 4 (4.12%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.12%) Ansible
2 4 (4.12%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (4.12%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.06%) CA Endevor
3 2 (2.06%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (2.06%) SCOM
4 1 (1.03%) OpenView
4 1 (1.03%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (41.24%) Oracle
2 26 (26.80%) IBM
3 14 (14.43%) HP
4 10 (10.31%) Sybase
5 9 (9.28%) VMware
6 7 (7.22%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.22%) Red Hat
6 7 (7.22%) Dell
7 6 (6.19%) Business Objects
7 6 (6.19%) Tableau
8 4 (4.12%) EMC
8 4 (4.12%) Symantec
8 4 (4.12%) Sun
8 4 (4.12%) Google
9 3 (3.09%) SAP
10 2 (2.06%) BMC
10 2 (2.06%) CA
10 2 (2.06%) Lotus
11 1 (1.03%) Alterian
11 1 (1.03%) Adobe
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