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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 136 96 105
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +9
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 21 60 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.73% 1.91% 1.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.32% 8.75% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 32 40
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,800 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
633 686 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.09% 21.87% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 387 444 597
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -19 11 £52,500 +8.24% 2
Edinburgh -27 7 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Stirling -4 2 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 55 (64.71%) Java
2 54 (63.53%) Banking
3 51 (60.00%) Oracle
4 45 (52.94%) Finance
5 40 (47.06%) IBM
6 35 (41.18%) WebSphere Application Server
7 33 (38.82%) Unix
8 28 (32.94%) Change Management
9 27 (31.76%) Incident Management
10 26 (30.59%) Linux
11 24 (28.24%) Service Management
11 24 (28.24%) Mobile Banking
12 22 (25.88%) XML
13 19 (22.35%) WebSphere MQ
14 18 (21.18%) Web Services
15 17 (20.00%) SQL
15 17 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (18.82%) Mentoring
16 16 (18.82%) AIX
16 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (17.65%) Solaris
17 15 (17.65%) SDLC
17 15 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 14 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (16.47%) SSL
18 14 (16.47%) HTTP
18 14 (16.47%) Internet
18 14 (16.47%) Middleware
19 13 (15.29%) Mainframe
19 13 (15.29%) Windows

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 35 (41.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.71%) Apache
3 4 (4.71%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (4.71%) MQSeries
4 3 (3.53%) IBM Notes
4 3 (3.53%) NetWeaver
4 3 (3.53%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (2.35%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.35%) JBoss
5 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 1 (1.18%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.47%) HTTP
1 14 (16.47%) Internet
1 14 (16.47%) SSL
2 12 (14.12%) DMZ
2 12 (14.12%) Firewall
2 12 (14.12%) Intranet
3 6 (7.06%) SAN
4 2 (2.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.18%) DHCP
5 1 (1.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.94%) Relational Database
2 10 (11.76%) DB2
2 10 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database
4 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 4 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.71%) MarkLogic
6 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.35%) Informix
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Maven
2 9 (10.59%) Eclipse
3 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.41%) JUnit
4 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.88%) Subversion
6 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.53%) Selenium
7 2 (2.35%) Ant
7 2 (2.35%) JIRA
8 1 (1.18%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.18%) Gradle
8 1 (1.18%) Mockito
8 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.18%) TestNG
General
1 54 (63.53%) Banking
2 45 (52.94%) Finance
3 10 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 9 (10.59%) Retail
5 1 (1.18%) Electronics
5 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (17.65%) Analyst
2 13 (15.29%) Developer
2 13 (15.29%) Technical Specialist
3 11 (12.94%) Java Developer
4 10 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 10 (11.76%) DB2 Support
4 10 (11.76%) Firewall Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) Mainframe Support
4 10 (11.76%) XML Analyst
5 8 (9.41%) Technical Leader
6 7 (8.24%) Architect
7 6 (7.06%) WebSphere Specialist
8 5 (5.88%) Designer
8 5 (5.88%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
9 4 (4.71%) Applications Specialist
9 4 (4.71%) Core Java Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Designer
9 4 (4.71%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.53%) Mainframe Specialist
10 3 (3.53%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.88%) XML
2 19 (22.35%) WebSphere MQ
3 18 (21.18%) Web Services
4 14 (16.47%) Middleware
5 12 (14.12%) JMS
5 12 (14.12%) XSL
6 11 (12.94%) RESTful
6 11 (12.94%) Spring
7 9 (10.59%) J2EE
8 8 (9.41%) JSON
9 7 (8.24%) HTML
10 6 (7.06%) JDBC
11 4 (4.71%) BSON
11 4 (4.71%) HTML5
11 4 (4.71%) Servlets
12 3 (3.53%) CSS
12 3 (3.53%) Ext JS
12 3 (3.53%) Hibernate
12 3 (3.53%) X-Windows
13 2 (2.35%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.24%) Mobile Banking
2 14 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (15.29%) DataPower
3 13 (15.29%) Mainframe
4 10 (11.76%) Mobile App
5 8 (9.41%) Data Structures
6 5 (5.88%) SWIFT
7 4 (4.71%) Data Integration
7 4 (4.71%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.18%) iSeries
8 1 (1.18%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 33 (38.82%) Unix
2 26 (30.59%) Linux
3 16 (18.82%) AIX
4 15 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (17.65%) Solaris
5 13 (15.29%) Windows
6 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.53%) zOS
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.94%) Change Management
2 27 (31.76%) Incident Management
3 24 (28.24%) Service Management
4 17 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (18.82%) Mentoring
6 15 (17.65%) SDLC
7 10 (11.76%) Coaching
7 10 (11.76%) Problem Management
8 9 (10.59%) Scrum
9 8 (9.41%) Multithreading
10 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.24%) TDD
11 6 (7.06%) BDD
12 5 (5.88%) Data Modelling
13 4 (4.71%) Analytics
13 4 (4.71%) People Management
13 4 (4.71%) Root Cause Analysis
14 3 (3.53%) Identity Management
14 3 (3.53%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 55 (64.71%) Java
2 17 (20.00%) SQL
3 11 (12.94%) Shell Script
4 6 (7.06%) Perl
5 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.35%) PHP
6 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.35%) Python
7 1 (1.18%) C#
7 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.18%) Degree
1 1 (1.18%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) ISO15022
2 2 (2.35%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.06%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.53%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.35%) Squid
5 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.35%) SCOM
3 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.18%) Puppet
3 1 (1.18%) SCCM
3 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 51 (60.00%) Oracle
2 40 (47.06%) IBM
3 10 (11.76%) VMware
4 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.24%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.06%) Citrix
6 6 (7.06%) Dell
6 6 (7.06%) EMC
7 4 (4.71%) SAP
8 3 (3.53%) Lotus
8 3 (3.53%) Sybase
8 3 (3.53%) Symantec
9 2 (2.35%) Guidewire
10 1 (1.18%) Cognizant
10 1 (1.18%) Green Hat
10 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
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