The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 104 115 80
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -35
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 68 45 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.84% 1.38% 2.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.10% 7.89% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 62
Average salary £45,000 £41,247 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +1.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £32,400 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
840 570 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.78% 17.50% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 537 348 478
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere
UK

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Edinburgh +5 32 £45,500 +30.00% 1
Glasgow +1 30 £42,000 -5.61% 5
Stirling - 3 £47,500 -
West Lothian +12 2 £50,000 -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 85 (59.03%) Java
2 51 (35.42%) UNIX
3 49 (34.03%) WebSphere Application Server
4 47 (32.64%) Finance
5 46 (31.94%) Oracle
6 37 (25.69%) Linux
7 33 (22.92%) Banking
8 32 (22.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 31 (21.53%) Spring
10 30 (20.83%) SSL
11 29 (20.14%) WebSphere MQ
12 26 (18.06%) IBM
12 26 (18.06%) SQL
13 22 (15.28%) J2EE
14 21 (14.58%) SOAP
14 21 (14.58%) HP
14 21 (14.58%) Internet
15 19 (13.19%) Shell Script
15 19 (13.19%) Hibernate
16 18 (12.50%) Middleware
16 18 (12.50%) Web Services
16 18 (12.50%) HTML
16 18 (12.50%) AIX
16 18 (12.50%) SOA
17 17 (11.81%) OO
17 17 (11.81%) WebSphere Process Server
18 15 (10.42%) JBoss
18 15 (10.42%) Windows
18 15 (10.42%) JavaScript
18 15 (10.42%) XML

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 49 (34.03%) WebSphere Application Server
2 17 (11.81%) WebSphere Process Server
3 15 (10.42%) WebSphere Portal
4 11 (7.64%) WebLogic
5 10 (6.94%) MQSeries
6 6 (4.17%) TIBCO EMS
6 6 (4.17%) Mule
7 5 (3.47%) FileNet
7 5 (3.47%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.08%) IIS
8 3 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.39%) GemFire
9 2 (1.39%) Apache
9 2 (1.39%) CICS
10 1 (0.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.08%) MS Office
2 2 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.08%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.83%) SSL
2 21 (14.58%) Internet
3 10 (6.94%) HTTP
4 4 (2.78%) Firewall
4 4 (2.78%) HTTPS
5 3 (2.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.08%) DNS
6 2 (1.39%) LDAP
6 2 (1.39%) LAN
6 2 (1.39%) WAN
6 2 (1.39%) SMTP
6 2 (1.39%) OSPF
6 2 (1.39%) BGP
6 2 (1.39%) EIGRP
6 2 (1.39%) IGRP
6 2 (1.39%) TACACS
7 1 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.69%) DMZ
7 1 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.72%) Relational Database
2 11 (7.64%) SQL Server
3 8 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.86%) MySQL
5 6 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.08%) DB2
6 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.39%) DataStage
8 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (9.03%) LoadRunner
2 6 (4.17%) Ant
3 5 (3.47%) Maven
3 5 (3.47%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.78%) SoapUI
4 4 (2.78%) JUnit
4 4 (2.78%) ClearCase
5 3 (2.08%) Subversion
6 2 (1.39%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.69%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
General
1 47 (32.64%) Finance
2 33 (22.92%) Banking
3 15 (10.42%) Retail
4 8 (5.56%) Marketing
5 4 (2.78%) Front Office
5 4 (2.78%) Retail Banking
6 3 (2.08%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.08%) Legal
6 3 (2.08%) Advertising
7 1 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (27.78%) Analyst
2 29 (20.14%) Developer
3 18 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 17 (11.81%) WebSphere Administrator
5 16 (11.11%) Administrator
6 13 (9.03%) Test Analyst
6 13 (9.03%) Performance Analyst
6 13 (9.03%) Performance Test Analyst
7 12 (8.33%) Java Developer
8 11 (7.64%) Performance Tester
8 11 (7.64%) Tester
9 9 (6.25%) Consultant
9 9 (6.25%) Programmer
10 8 (5.56%) Architect
10 8 (5.56%) WebSphere Specialist
11 7 (4.86%) Messaging Specialist
11 7 (4.86%) Web Developer
12 6 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
12 6 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
13 5 (3.47%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 31 (21.53%) Spring
3 29 (20.14%) WebSphere MQ
4 22 (15.28%) J2EE
5 21 (14.58%) SOAP
6 19 (13.19%) Hibernate
7 18 (12.50%) Middleware
7 18 (12.50%) Web Services
7 18 (12.50%) HTML
8 15 (10.42%) XML
9 14 (9.72%) Java EE
10 13 (9.03%) CSS
11 12 (8.33%) JMS
11 12 (8.33%) jQuery
12 10 (6.94%) REST
12 10 (6.94%) Ajax
13 8 (5.56%) JSON
14 6 (4.17%) Swing
14 6 (4.17%) JSP
15 4 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.47%) Mainframe
1 5 (3.47%) Equities
1 5 (3.47%) Online Banking
2 4 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.08%) Data Conversion
3 3 (2.08%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.08%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.08%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.39%) DataPower
4 2 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.39%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.69%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 51 (35.42%) UNIX
2 37 (25.69%) Linux
3 18 (12.50%) AIX
4 15 (10.42%) Windows
5 12 (8.33%) Solaris
6 9 (6.25%) Android
7 8 (5.56%) Apple iOS
8 7 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.17%) zOS
10 2 (1.39%) MVS
11 1 (0.69%) Fedora
11 1 (0.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (12.50%) SOA
2 17 (11.81%) OO
3 13 (9.03%) Performance Testing
4 12 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 9 (6.25%) Project Management
6 8 (5.56%) OOD
6 8 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (5.56%) Web Development
7 7 (4.86%) Software Engineering
7 7 (4.86%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (4.86%) Waterfall
7 7 (4.86%) Time Management
8 6 (4.17%) Change Management
9 5 (3.47%) Business Analysis
9 5 (3.47%) Workflow
9 5 (3.47%) Migration
10 4 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (2.78%) Software Architecture
10 4 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (2.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 85 (59.03%) Java
2 26 (18.06%) SQL
3 19 (13.19%) Shell Script
4 15 (10.42%) JavaScript
5 13 (9.03%) Perl
6 7 (4.86%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.78%) Jython
8 2 (1.39%) VB6
8 2 (1.39%) VB
8 2 (1.39%) C#
8 2 (1.39%) C++
9 1 (0.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.69%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.69%) GIAC
2 1 (0.69%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (4.17%) MOM
2 3 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.39%) HP NNM
3 2 (1.39%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.39%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 46 (31.94%) Oracle
2 26 (18.06%) IBM
3 21 (14.58%) HP
4 15 (10.42%) JBoss
5 10 (6.94%) Kofax
6 6 (4.17%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.78%) Green Hat
8 3 (2.08%) Sybase
9 2 (1.39%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.39%) Cisco
9 2 (1.39%) Juniper
9 2 (1.39%) Pega
9 2 (1.39%) F5
10 1 (0.69%) Alterian
10 1 (0.69%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.69%) Dell
10 1 (0.69%) Citrix
10 1 (0.69%) Cognos
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £51000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago