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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 103 98 72
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -26
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 53 79 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.68% 2.08% 3.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.82% 9.61% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 46
Average salary £41,500 £42,250 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.77% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £59,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
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
601 822 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 19.02% 21.66% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 370 537 411
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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
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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 -10 34 £40,000 -16.23% 3
Glasgow -4 11 £49,450 +27.61% 1
Stirling -4 7 - - 2
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 62 (66.67%) Java
2 55 (59.14%) Oracle
3 38 (40.86%) Finance
4 36 (38.71%) Banking
5 32 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (34.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 27 (29.03%) Relational Database
7 26 (27.96%) WebSphere MQ
7 26 (27.96%) UNIX
7 26 (27.96%) JBoss
8 24 (25.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 24 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (21.51%) Windows
9 20 (21.51%) JSP
9 20 (21.51%) SQL Server
10 19 (20.43%) Project Management
11 18 (19.35%) Change Management
11 18 (19.35%) SQL
11 18 (19.35%) Linux
11 18 (19.35%) Mentoring
12 16 (17.20%) Middleware
12 16 (17.20%) Java EE
12 16 (17.20%) QA
12 16 (17.20%) Retail
13 15 (16.13%) Coaching
14 14 (15.05%) ITSM
14 14 (15.05%) JavaScript
14 14 (15.05%) Web Services
15 13 (13.98%) JMS
16 12 (12.90%) DB2

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 32 (34.41%) WebSphere Application Server
2 26 (27.96%) JBoss
3 11 (11.83%) FileNet
4 10 (10.75%) Tomcat
4 10 (10.75%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.53%) IBM Notes
6 6 (6.45%) WebLogic
6 6 (6.45%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 5 (5.38%) MQSeries
8 4 (4.30%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (3.23%) Documentum
9 3 (3.23%) Apache
10 2 (2.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (2.15%) Alfresco
10 2 (2.15%) LiveLink
11 1 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (1.08%) Mule
11 1 (1.08%) CICS
11 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) assyst
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
1 4 (4.30%) SAN
2 3 (3.23%) HTTP
3 2 (2.15%) DMZ
3 2 (2.15%) CTI
3 2 (2.15%) SSL
3 2 (2.15%) Firewall
4 1 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.08%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.08%) SMTP
4 1 (1.08%) Telnet
4 1 (1.08%) SNMP
4 1 (1.08%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.03%) Relational Database
2 20 (21.51%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.90%) DB2
3 12 (12.90%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.53%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.23%) QlikView
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects XI
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.08%) OLTP
7 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.08%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.08%) Maven
2 1 (1.08%) TestNG
2 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.08%) Mockito
2 1 (1.08%) Gradle
2 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.08%) JUnit
2 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
General
1 38 (40.86%) Finance
2 36 (38.71%) Banking
3 16 (17.20%) Retail
4 2 (2.15%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) Developer
2 15 (16.13%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.90%) Technical Specialist
4 10 (10.75%) Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Development Manager
6 7 (7.53%) Test Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Tester
6 7 (7.53%) Performance Tester
6 7 (7.53%) Performance Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Performance Test Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Consultant
8 5 (5.38%) SWIFT Specialist
9 4 (4.30%) Middleware Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.30%) Administrator
10 3 (3.23%) Applications Specialist
10 3 (3.23%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.96%) WebSphere MQ
2 24 (25.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 20 (21.51%) JSP
4 16 (17.20%) Middleware
4 16 (17.20%) Java EE
5 14 (15.05%) Web Services
6 13 (13.98%) JMS
7 12 (12.90%) jQuery
8 11 (11.83%) HTML
9 10 (10.75%) CSS
9 10 (10.75%) Hibernate
9 10 (10.75%) Dojo
10 8 (8.60%) JPA
10 8 (8.60%) EJB 3.0
10 8 (8.60%) EJB
10 8 (8.60%) Servlets
11 7 (7.53%) SPNEGO
12 6 (6.45%) REST
13 5 (5.38%) SOAP
14 4 (4.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.60%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.38%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.15%) DataPower
5 2 (2.15%) iSeries
5 2 (2.15%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.08%) Replication
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (27.96%) UNIX
2 20 (21.51%) Windows
3 18 (19.35%) Linux
4 9 (9.68%) AIX
5 8 (8.60%) Solaris
6 6 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.30%) zOS
8 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.43%) Project Management
3 18 (19.35%) Change Management
3 18 (19.35%) Mentoring
4 15 (16.13%) Coaching
5 14 (15.05%) ITSM
6 11 (11.83%) MVC
6 11 (11.83%) Service Management
7 10 (10.75%) Software Engineering
8 9 (9.68%) Document Management
8 9 (9.68%) Workflow
9 8 (8.60%) RAD
9 8 (8.60%) SOA
10 7 (7.53%) Performance Testing
10 7 (7.53%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.53%) Software Delivery
10 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.45%) Waterfall
11 6 (6.45%) People Management
12 4 (4.30%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (66.67%) Java
2 18 (19.35%) SQL
3 14 (15.05%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.75%) PL/SQL
5 9 (9.68%) Shell Script
6 7 (7.53%) Perl
7 6 (6.45%) Korn
7 6 (6.45%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.23%) VB
8 3 (3.23%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.23%) VBA
9 2 (2.15%) Python
9 2 (2.15%) C#
10 1 (1.08%) COBOL
10 1 (1.08%) C
10 1 (1.08%) PHP
10 1 (1.08%) REXX
10 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.20%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) vSphere
1 4 (4.30%) PowerHA
2 2 (2.15%) KVM
2 2 (2.15%) RACF
2 2 (2.15%) Xen
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 4 (4.30%) NetBackup
1 4 (4.30%) Puppet
1 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (2.15%) SCOM
3 1 (1.08%) OpenView
3 1 (1.08%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.08%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.08%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.08%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (59.14%) Oracle
2 11 (11.83%) IBM
3 10 (10.75%) HP
4 7 (7.53%) Lotus
4 7 (7.53%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.38%) VMware
5 5 (5.38%) Sybase
6 4 (4.30%) Dell
6 4 (4.30%) EMC
6 4 (4.30%) Sun
6 4 (4.30%) Symantec
7 3 (3.23%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.23%) Tableau
8 2 (2.15%) SAP
9 1 (1.08%) BMC
9 1 (1.08%) CA
9 1 (1.08%) Hyland
9 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.08%) Microsoft
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