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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 117 101 76
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -25
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 44 60 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.35% 1.80% 2.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.06% 8.61% 13.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 60
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
726 697 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.21% 20.92% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 495 480 446
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -31 20 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Glasgow +8 13 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Stirling -8 9 £54,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 98 (81.67%) Java
2 50 (41.67%) Oracle
2 50 (41.67%) UNIX
3 43 (35.83%) WebSphere Application Server
4 42 (35.00%) Banking
5 40 (33.33%) Finance
6 38 (31.67%) Relational Database
7 35 (29.17%) SQL
8 34 (28.33%) Web Services
9 33 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (26.67%) Linux
11 31 (25.83%) Tomcat
12 29 (24.17%) IBM
13 25 (20.83%) Windows
14 23 (19.17%) WebSphere MQ
15 21 (17.50%) Middleware
15 21 (17.50%) JSP
15 21 (17.50%) Web Development
16 20 (16.67%) HTML
16 20 (16.67%) SQL Server
16 20 (16.67%) Project Management
17 19 (15.83%) HP
17 19 (15.83%) SOAP
17 19 (15.83%) JMS
18 18 (15.00%) JavaScript
18 18 (15.00%) Shell Script
18 18 (15.00%) Java EE
19 17 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
20 16 (13.33%) REST
20 16 (13.33%) Retail

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 43 (35.83%) WebSphere Application Server
2 31 (25.83%) Tomcat
3 14 (11.67%) SharePoint
3 14 (11.67%) JBoss
4 12 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 11 (9.17%) Apache
6 10 (8.33%) FileNet
6 10 (8.33%) IIS
7 8 (6.67%) MQSeries
8 5 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (3.33%) nginx
9 4 (3.33%) Jetty
9 4 (3.33%) CICS
10 3 (2.50%) Documentum
10 3 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (2.50%) WebSphere Portal
11 2 (1.67%) Alfresco
11 2 (1.67%) Mule
11 2 (1.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 2 (1.67%) LiveLink
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.67%) FileNet Content Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (3.33%) Google App Engine
1 4 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.83%) HTTP
2 12 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (8.33%) DNS
4 9 (7.50%) Internet
5 7 (5.83%) Firewall
6 5 (4.17%) DMZ
7 4 (3.33%) SSL
7 4 (3.33%) DHCP
7 4 (3.33%) FTP
7 4 (3.33%) IPsec
7 4 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.50%) SMTP
9 2 (1.67%) CTI
9 2 (1.67%) OSPF
9 2 (1.67%) BGP
9 2 (1.67%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.67%) IGRP
9 2 (1.67%) TACACS
9 2 (1.67%) LDAP
9 2 (1.67%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (31.67%) Relational Database
2 20 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 14 (11.67%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.00%) QlikView
4 6 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (4.17%) InterSystems Cache
5 5 (4.17%) DB2
6 3 (2.50%) OLAP
6 3 (2.50%) OLTP
6 3 (2.50%) Oracle OLAP
6 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.83%) MySQL
8 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.83%) DataStage
8 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (9.17%) LoadRunner
2 6 (5.00%) Subversion
2 6 (5.00%) JUnit
3 4 (3.33%) SoapUI
3 4 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.67%) Ant
4 2 (1.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.83%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.83%) Maven
5 1 (0.83%) JIRA
5 1 (0.83%) Selenium
5 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.83%) Mockito
General
1 42 (35.00%) Banking
2 40 (33.33%) Finance
3 16 (13.33%) Retail
4 4 (3.33%) German Language
4 4 (3.33%) Italian Language
4 4 (3.33%) Turkish Language
5 3 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Marketing
6 2 (1.67%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (34.17%) Developer
2 22 (18.33%) Analyst
3 11 (9.17%) Test Analyst
3 11 (9.17%) Tester
3 11 (9.17%) Performance Tester
3 11 (9.17%) Performance Test Analyst
3 11 (9.17%) Performance Analyst
4 10 (8.33%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
5 9 (7.50%) FileNet Developer
5 9 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
6 8 (6.67%) Consultant
7 7 (5.83%) Software Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) Business Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Administrator
8 6 (5.00%) Business Objects Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.33%) Web Services
2 23 (19.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 21 (17.50%) Middleware
3 21 (17.50%) JSP
4 20 (16.67%) HTML
5 19 (15.83%) SOAP
5 19 (15.83%) JMS
6 18 (15.00%) Java EE
7 16 (13.33%) .NET
7 16 (13.33%) J2EE
7 16 (13.33%) REST
8 15 (12.50%) CSS
8 15 (12.50%) jQuery
9 13 (10.83%) XML
10 12 (10.00%) Spring
11 10 (8.33%) Hibernate
11 10 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 8 (6.67%) Servlets
13 6 (5.00%) Ajax
13 6 (5.00%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.83%) DataPower
4 5 (4.17%) SWIFT
5 4 (3.33%) Blog
5 4 (3.33%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.50%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.67%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.67%) Replication
7 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.67%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.83%) iSeries
8 1 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.83%) User Experience
8 1 (0.83%) Statistics
8 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (41.67%) UNIX
2 32 (26.67%) Linux
3 25 (20.83%) Windows
4 6 (5.00%) AIX
4 6 (5.00%) Android
5 5 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.33%) Fedora
6 4 (3.33%) CentOS
7 3 (2.50%) Solaris
8 2 (1.67%) Windows NT
8 2 (1.67%) zOS
9 1 (0.83%) MVS
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (17.50%) Web Development
3 20 (16.67%) Project Management
4 13 (10.83%) Change Management
4 13 (10.83%) Coaching
5 12 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 12 (10.00%) OO
5 12 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 12 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 11 (9.17%) SOA
6 11 (9.17%) Performance Testing
6 11 (9.17%) Unit Testing
7 10 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (8.33%) Workflow
7 10 (8.33%) Scrum
7 10 (8.33%) Document Management
7 10 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 8 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 8 (6.67%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (81.67%) Java
2 35 (29.17%) SQL
3 18 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 15 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 10 (8.33%) Perl
6 8 (6.67%) VB
7 6 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (5.00%) VBA
8 4 (3.33%) Python
9 3 (2.50%) Jython
9 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.67%) REXX
10 2 (1.67%) C#
10 2 (1.67%) COBOL
11 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.83%) Korn
11 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (3.33%) GIAC
3 1 (0.83%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.83%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Xen
2 4 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.50%) RACF
4 2 (1.67%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.83%) KVM
5 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) Puppet
1 4 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.33%) Ansible
2 3 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.67%) SCOM
3 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.67%) HP NNM
3 2 (1.67%) CA Endevor
3 2 (1.67%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (0.83%) SCCM
4 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.83%) MOM
4 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.83%) OpenView
Vendors
1 50 (41.67%) Oracle
2 29 (24.17%) IBM
3 19 (15.83%) HP
4 10 (8.33%) Sybase
5 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.00%) Business Objects
6 6 (5.00%) Tableau
7 4 (3.33%) Google
7 4 (3.33%) Green Hat
7 4 (3.33%) VMware
7 4 (3.33%) Dell
8 3 (2.50%) SAP
9 2 (1.67%) Cisco
9 2 (1.67%) Alterian
9 2 (1.67%) Juniper
9 2 (1.67%) BMC
9 2 (1.67%) CA
9 2 (1.67%) Lotus
9 2 (1.67%) F5
10 1 (0.83%) Guidewire
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