The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 126 101 102
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 25 67 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.89% 2.05% 2.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.47% 11.02% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 42
Median salary £38,000 £39,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.79% -8.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,100 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% +6.66%
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
457 608 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 16.34% 18.62% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 290 401 494
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 August 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Scotland

WebSphere
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +11 11 £48,500 +19.01% 1
Edinburgh -33 8 £50,000 +26.58% 2
Aberdeen - 2 £27,500 -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 34 (72.34%) Oracle
2 28 (59.57%) Java
3 21 (44.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 21 (44.68%) Unix
3 21 (44.68%) Linux
4 18 (38.30%) Banking
5 16 (34.04%) IBM
6 15 (31.91%) AIX
6 15 (31.91%) Oracle Database
7 14 (29.79%) Relational Database
7 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
8 13 (27.66%) SDLC
8 13 (27.66%) QA
9 12 (25.53%) SQL
10 11 (23.40%) Finance
10 11 (23.40%) Windows
10 11 (23.40%) JMS
11 10 (21.28%) RDBMS
11 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
11 10 (21.28%) Coaching
12 9 (19.15%) HTML
12 9 (19.15%) Solaris
12 9 (19.15%) XML
12 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
12 9 (19.15%) JBoss
12 9 (19.15%) Middleware
13 8 (17.02%) Retail
13 8 (17.02%) Tomcat
13 8 (17.02%) Web Services

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (44.68%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (19.15%) JBoss
3 8 (17.02%) Tomcat
4 5 (10.64%) NetWeaver
5 3 (6.38%) GlassFish
6 2 (4.26%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (2.13%) Apache
7 1 (2.13%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) SAN
3 2 (4.26%) CTI
3 2 (4.26%) SSL
4 1 (2.13%) HTTP
4 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) Oracle Database
2 14 (29.79%) Relational Database
3 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
4 10 (21.28%) RDBMS
5 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (10.64%) Informix
7 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (2.13%) DB2
9 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
1 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.38%) Maven
2 2 (4.26%) Ant
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) Bower
3 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.13%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.13%) Gradle
3 1 (2.13%) Grunt
3 1 (2.13%) gulp
3 1 (2.13%) JUnit
3 1 (2.13%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.13%) NuGet
3 1 (2.13%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (38.30%) Banking
2 11 (23.40%) Finance
3 8 (17.02%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Developer
1 13 (27.66%) Java Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Specialist
3 5 (10.64%) SWIFT Specialist
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Database Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Implementation Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Lead Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Designer
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Server Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (4.26%) Development Team Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) JMS
2 9 (19.15%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) Middleware
2 9 (19.15%) XML
3 8 (17.02%) EJB
3 8 (17.02%) EJB 3.0
3 8 (17.02%) Web Services
4 7 (14.89%) Spring
4 7 (14.89%) XSLT
5 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
5 6 (12.77%) JDBC
5 6 (12.77%) SOAP
6 5 (10.64%) Java EE
6 5 (10.64%) JAX-WS
6 5 (10.64%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (8.51%) CSS
7 4 (8.51%) J2EE
7 4 (8.51%) JSP
7 4 (8.51%) X-Windows
8 3 (6.38%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.89%) SWIFT
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Smart Energy
4 1 (2.13%) DataPower
4 1 (2.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Linux
1 21 (44.68%) Unix
2 15 (31.91%) AIX
3 11 (23.40%) Windows
4 9 (19.15%) Solaris
5 6 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.51%) zOS
7 1 (2.13%) CentOS
7 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) SDLC
3 10 (21.28%) Coaching
4 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (12.77%) Change Management
5 6 (12.77%) OO
6 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.51%) Front End Development
7 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.51%) People Management
8 3 (6.38%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (6.38%) Identity Management
8 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
8 3 (6.38%) Project Management
8 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) Service Management
8 3 (6.38%) TDD
9 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.26%) Scrum
9 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) Java
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) Perl
4 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.26%) XPath
5 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.13%) Groovy
5 1 (2.13%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) ISO15022
2 2 (4.26%) ISO20022
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) Squid
3 2 (4.26%) Docker
4 1 (2.13%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.13%) Xen
4 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Packer
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (72.34%) Oracle
2 16 (34.04%) IBM
3 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.64%) SAP
4 5 (10.64%) VMware
5 4 (8.51%) Citrix
5 4 (8.51%) Dell
5 4 (8.51%) EMC
5 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) Lotus
6 1 (2.13%) Sybase
6 1 (2.13%) Symantec
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