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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 135 122 115
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 25 46 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 1.46% 1.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.55% 7.17% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 34
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,600 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
549 642 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 19.24% 20.40% 22.92%
Number of salaries quoted 304 421 593
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -6 12 £52,500 +22.09% 2
Edinburgh -11 7 £50,000 +12.99% 2
Stirling +11 2 - -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 31 (60.78%) Oracle
2 29 (56.86%) Java
3 27 (52.94%) Banking
4 24 (47.06%) Unix
5 23 (45.10%) IBM
6 21 (41.18%) Linux
7 20 (39.22%) WebSphere Application Server
8 15 (29.41%) AIX
8 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (27.45%) Finance
9 14 (27.45%) SQL
9 14 (27.45%) QA
9 14 (27.45%) Oracle Database
9 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
10 13 (25.49%) SDLC
11 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
12 11 (21.57%) Coaching
12 11 (21.57%) Change Management
12 11 (21.57%) Web Services
12 11 (21.57%) XML
13 10 (19.61%) Internet
13 10 (19.61%) Tomcat
13 10 (19.61%) JMS
13 10 (19.61%) RDBMS
14 9 (17.65%) Retail
14 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
14 9 (17.65%) Solaris
14 9 (17.65%) SQL Server

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 20 (39.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (19.61%) Tomcat
3 6 (11.76%) JBoss
4 5 (9.80%) NetWeaver
5 4 (7.84%) Apache
6 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 1 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.96%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) Internet
2 7 (13.73%) SSL
3 6 (11.76%) HTTP
4 5 (9.80%) DMZ
4 5 (9.80%) Firewall
4 5 (9.80%) Intranet
5 3 (5.88%) SAN
6 1 (1.96%) DHCP
6 1 (1.96%) DNS
6 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) Oracle Database
1 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
2 10 (19.61%) RDBMS
3 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (9.80%) Informix
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.92%) DB2
8 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Maven
2 5 (9.80%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.84%) JUnit
4 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.88%) Selenium
5 2 (3.92%) Ant
5 2 (3.92%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.96%) ClearQuest
6 1 (1.96%) Gradle
6 1 (1.96%) Mockito
6 1 (1.96%) TestNG
General
1 27 (52.94%) Banking
2 14 (27.45%) Finance
3 9 (17.65%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Technical Specialist
2 10 (19.61%) Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Exchange Specialist
5 5 (9.80%) Firewall Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) SWIFT Specialist
5 5 (9.80%) XML Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Database Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Implementation Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Team Leader
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Leader
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
8 2 (3.92%) Administrator
8 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) Web Services
1 11 (21.57%) XML
2 10 (19.61%) JMS
3 7 (13.73%) HTML
3 7 (13.73%) Middleware
4 6 (11.76%) Spring
4 6 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (11.76%) XSLT
5 5 (9.80%) EJB
5 5 (9.80%) EJB 3.0
5 5 (9.80%) JAX-WS
5 5 (9.80%) JDBC
5 5 (9.80%) XSL
6 4 (7.84%) SOAP
7 3 (5.88%) CSS
7 3 (5.88%) Ext JS
7 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.88%) RESTful
7 3 (5.88%) X-Windows
8 2 (3.92%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.69%) SWIFT
3 7 (13.73%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (11.76%) DataPower
5 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.92%) Smart Energy
5 2 (3.92%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.96%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 24 (47.06%) Unix
2 21 (41.18%) Linux
3 15 (29.41%) AIX
4 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (17.65%) Solaris
5 7 (13.73%) Windows
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.92%) zOS
8 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.49%) SDLC
3 12 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (21.57%) Change Management
4 11 (21.57%) Coaching
4 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
5 8 (15.69%) Service Management
6 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
6 7 (13.73%) TDD
7 6 (11.76%) BDD
8 5 (9.80%) Scrum
8 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.84%) Front End Development
10 3 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (5.88%) Identity Management
10 3 (5.88%) Prototyping
11 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
11 2 (3.92%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.92%) EAM
11 2 (3.92%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) Java
2 14 (27.45%) SQL
3 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.92%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.96%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) ISO15022
2 2 (3.92%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 31 (60.78%) Oracle
2 23 (45.10%) IBM
3 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.80%) SAP
4 5 (9.80%) VMware
5 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.88%) Citrix
6 3 (5.88%) Dell
6 3 (5.88%) EMC
6 3 (5.88%) Sybase
7 2 (3.92%) Guidewire
8 1 (1.96%) Lotus
8 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
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