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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 91 107 75
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -32
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 75 53 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.09% 1.72% 2.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.58% 8.97% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 69
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
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
783 591 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.85% 19.14% 21.42%
Number of salaries quoted 483 384 506
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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
Glasgow 0 35 £42,500 -2.29% 3
Edinburgh -9 24 £43,750 -0.56% 6
Stirling -13 12 £47,500 -
West Lothian - 3 £50,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - - 1
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 111 (75.51%) Java
2 54 (36.73%) UNIX
3 53 (36.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 51 (34.69%) Oracle
5 49 (33.33%) Finance
6 39 (26.53%) Banking
7 38 (25.85%) Linux
8 35 (23.81%) Web Services
8 35 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (23.13%) SQL
10 29 (19.73%) HTML
10 29 (19.73%) Spring
11 28 (19.05%) Relational Database
12 27 (18.37%) IBM
13 26 (17.69%) J2EE
13 26 (17.69%) SOAP
13 26 (17.69%) WebSphere MQ
14 23 (15.65%) HP
15 22 (14.97%) JavaScript
16 21 (14.29%) Tomcat
16 21 (14.29%) SSL
17 20 (13.61%) CSS
18 19 (12.93%) Hibernate
18 19 (12.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
18 19 (12.93%) jQuery
19 18 (12.24%) SOA
19 18 (12.24%) Internet
19 18 (12.24%) Middleware
19 18 (12.24%) Retail
19 18 (12.24%) Java EE

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 53 (36.05%) WebSphere Application Server
2 21 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 12 (8.16%) WebLogic
4 11 (7.48%) FileNet
5 10 (6.80%) Apache
5 10 (6.80%) WebSphere Portal
6 8 (5.44%) IIS
6 8 (5.44%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.76%) WebSphere Process Server
8 6 (4.08%) MQSeries
9 5 (3.40%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (2.72%) Jetty
10 4 (2.72%) nginx
11 3 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (2.04%) Mule
11 3 (2.04%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (2.04%) TIBCO EMS
12 2 (1.36%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 2 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (1.36%) CICS
Applications
1 8 (5.44%) MS Office
2 2 (1.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.08%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.04%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.68%) FileNet Content Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.72%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.29%) SSL
2 18 (12.24%) Internet
3 17 (11.56%) HTTP
4 9 (6.12%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.12%) DNS
5 5 (3.40%) Firewall
6 4 (2.72%) IPsec
6 4 (2.72%) HTTPS
6 4 (2.72%) DHCP
6 4 (2.72%) FTP
7 3 (2.04%) DMZ
7 3 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.36%) OSPF
8 2 (1.36%) BGP
8 2 (1.36%) EIGRP
8 2 (1.36%) IGRP
8 2 (1.36%) TACACS
8 2 (1.36%) LDAP
8 2 (1.36%) LAN
8 2 (1.36%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 15 (10.20%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (3.40%) MySQL
5 5 (3.40%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (2.04%) DB2
7 2 (1.36%) OLAP
7 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.36%) OLTP
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (1.36%) QlikView
7 2 (1.36%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.68%) DataStage
8 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (10.20%) LoadRunner
2 9 (6.12%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.76%) Ant
3 7 (4.76%) Subversion
4 6 (4.08%) Maven
4 6 (4.08%) JUnit
5 4 (2.72%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.04%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.36%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.68%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.68%) JIRA
8 1 (0.68%) Selenium
8 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.68%) Mockito
General
1 49 (33.33%) Finance
2 39 (26.53%) Banking
3 18 (12.24%) Retail
4 8 (5.44%) Marketing
5 4 (2.72%) German Language
5 4 (2.72%) Italian Language
5 4 (2.72%) Turkish Language
5 4 (2.72%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.72%) Legal
6 3 (2.04%) Front Office
7 2 (1.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.68%) Games
8 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (25.17%) Developer
2 33 (22.45%) Analyst
3 15 (10.20%) Test Analyst
3 15 (10.20%) Performance Analyst
3 15 (10.20%) Performance Test Analyst
4 14 (9.52%) Tester
4 14 (9.52%) Performance Tester
5 13 (8.84%) Java Developer
5 13 (8.84%) Support Analyst
6 11 (7.48%) Administrator
6 11 (7.48%) WebSphere Administrator
7 10 (6.80%) Architect
8 9 (6.12%) Web Developer
8 9 (6.12%) Consultant
9 8 (5.44%) WebSphere Specialist
10 7 (4.76%) Programmer
10 7 (4.76%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
11 6 (4.08%) FileNet Developer
11 6 (4.08%) Messaging Specialist
12 5 (3.40%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.81%) Web Services
2 29 (19.73%) HTML
2 29 (19.73%) Spring
3 26 (17.69%) SOAP
3 26 (17.69%) J2EE
3 26 (17.69%) WebSphere MQ
4 20 (13.61%) CSS
5 19 (12.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 19 (12.93%) jQuery
5 19 (12.93%) Hibernate
6 18 (12.24%) Java EE
6 18 (12.24%) Middleware
7 17 (11.56%) JSP
8 16 (10.88%) JMS
8 16 (10.88%) REST
9 14 (9.52%) XML
10 12 (8.16%) Ajax
11 10 (6.80%) .NET
12 9 (6.12%) JSON
13 7 (4.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.72%) Blog
3 4 (2.72%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.72%) Online Banking
4 3 (2.04%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.04%) Data Conversion
4 3 (2.04%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.04%) DataPower
5 2 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.36%) Equities
5 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
6 1 (0.68%) Statistics
6 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) AS400
6 1 (0.68%) iSeries
6 1 (0.68%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 54 (36.73%) UNIX
2 38 (25.85%) Linux
3 16 (10.88%) Windows
4 11 (7.48%) Android
5 10 (6.80%) AIX
5 10 (6.80%) Apple iOS
6 9 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.44%) Solaris
8 4 (2.72%) CentOS
8 4 (2.72%) Fedora
9 2 (1.36%) zOS
10 1 (0.68%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (12.24%) SOA
3 17 (11.56%) Project Management
3 17 (11.56%) Web Development
4 16 (10.88%) OO
5 15 (10.20%) Performance Testing
6 13 (8.84%) Software Engineering
7 11 (7.48%) Workflow
7 11 (7.48%) Data Modelling
7 11 (7.48%) Waterfall
8 10 (6.80%) Coaching
8 10 (6.80%) Unit Testing
8 10 (6.80%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (6.12%) Scrum
9 9 (6.12%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.44%) Automated Testing
10 8 (5.44%) Business Analysis
10 8 (5.44%) Change Management
11 7 (4.76%) Software Deployment
12 6 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 111 (75.51%) Java
2 34 (23.13%) SQL
3 22 (14.97%) JavaScript
4 17 (11.56%) Shell Script
5 12 (8.16%) Perl
5 12 (8.16%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.04%) VB
6 3 (2.04%) Jython
6 3 (2.04%) Python
7 2 (1.36%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.36%) VBA
8 1 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (5.44%) Degree
2 4 (2.72%) GIAC
3 1 (0.68%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.68%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.16%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.72%) Xen
1 4 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) Puppet
1 4 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.72%) Ansible
2 3 (2.04%) MOM
2 3 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.36%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.36%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 51 (34.69%) Oracle
2 27 (18.37%) IBM
3 23 (15.65%) HP
4 16 (10.88%) JBoss
5 8 (5.44%) Kofax
6 7 (4.76%) Sybase
7 5 (3.40%) Microsoft
8 4 (2.72%) Dell
8 4 (2.72%) VMware
8 4 (2.72%) Google
8 4 (2.72%) Green Hat
9 3 (2.04%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.36%) Cisco
10 2 (1.36%) Juniper
10 2 (1.36%) Alterian
10 2 (1.36%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.36%) F5
10 2 (1.36%) Tableau
11 1 (0.68%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.68%) Cognos
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Salary: £30000 - £51000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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