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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 95 98 69
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -29
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 60 78 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.91% 1.94% 3.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.85% 8.87% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 46
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +11.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
678 879 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 21.61% 21.90% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 440 585 431
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
(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 29 £40,000 -17.52% 4
Glasgow -3 19 £48,500 +29.33% 1
Stirling - 8 £57,500 - 1
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £39,000 -
Dundee - 1 £55,000 -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 60 (65.93%) Java
2 54 (59.34%) Oracle
3 36 (39.56%) Finance
4 34 (37.36%) Banking
5 28 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (29.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 27 (29.67%) UNIX
7 26 (28.57%) JBoss
7 26 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
8 24 (26.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 24 (26.37%) Analytical Skills
9 20 (21.98%) Linux
9 20 (21.98%) SQL Server
9 20 (21.98%) Mentoring
10 18 (19.78%) Relational Database
10 18 (19.78%) QA
10 18 (19.78%) Windows
11 17 (18.68%) JSP
11 17 (18.68%) Change Management
12 16 (17.58%) SQL
12 16 (17.58%) Java EE
12 16 (17.58%) Retail
13 15 (16.48%) Coaching
13 15 (16.48%) Project Management
14 14 (15.38%) ITSM
14 14 (15.38%) JavaScript
15 13 (14.29%) Shell Script
15 13 (14.29%) Middleware
16 12 (13.19%) AIX
16 12 (13.19%) jQuery

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 27 (29.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 26 (28.57%) JBoss
3 9 (9.89%) FileNet
4 8 (8.79%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.69%) IBM Notes
5 7 (7.69%) MQSeries
6 6 (6.59%) Apache
6 6 (6.59%) Tomcat
6 6 (6.59%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (6.59%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 5 (5.49%) WebLogic
8 3 (3.30%) WebSphere Portal
9 2 (2.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (2.20%) Mule
10 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
10 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Office
2 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.59%) assyst
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.59%) HTTP
2 5 (5.49%) SSL
3 4 (4.40%) SAN
3 4 (4.40%) Internet
3 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.40%) LDAP
4 3 (3.30%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.20%) SMTP
5 2 (2.20%) CTI
6 1 (1.10%) DNS
6 1 (1.10%) SNMP
6 1 (1.10%) LAN
6 1 (1.10%) WAN
6 1 (1.10%) Firewall
6 1 (1.10%) OSPF
6 1 (1.10%) BGP
6 1 (1.10%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.10%) IGRP
6 1 (1.10%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.98%) SQL Server
2 18 (19.78%) Relational Database
3 11 (12.09%) DB2
3 11 (12.09%) RDBMS
4 7 (7.69%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.20%) DataStage
6 2 (2.20%) Spotfire
6 2 (2.20%) QlikView
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.20%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.20%) JUnit
2 2 (2.20%) Maven
2 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.10%) TestNG
3 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) Mockito
3 1 (1.10%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.10%) Gradle
3 1 (1.10%) Selenium
3 1 (1.10%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 36 (39.56%) Finance
2 34 (37.36%) Banking
3 16 (17.58%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (24.18%) Developer
2 14 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 12 (13.19%) Technical Specialist
4 9 (9.89%) Analyst
4 9 (9.89%) Development Manager
5 6 (6.59%) Consultant
5 6 (6.59%) Test Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) Tester
5 6 (6.59%) Performance Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) Performance Tester
5 6 (6.59%) Performance Test Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 5 (5.49%) SWIFT Specialist
6 5 (5.49%) WebSphere Specialist
7 4 (4.40%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (4.40%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (3.30%) Development Team Manager
8 3 (3.30%) Team Leader
8 3 (3.30%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 24 (26.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 17 (18.68%) JSP
4 16 (17.58%) Java EE
5 13 (14.29%) Middleware
6 12 (13.19%) jQuery
7 11 (12.09%) CSS
7 11 (12.09%) JMS
7 11 (12.09%) HTML
8 10 (10.99%) Servlets
8 10 (10.99%) Web Services
8 10 (10.99%) Dojo
9 9 (9.89%) Hibernate
10 8 (8.79%) EJB
10 8 (8.79%) JPA
10 8 (8.79%) EJB 3.0
11 6 (6.59%) J2EE
11 6 (6.59%) SPNEGO
12 3 (3.30%) SOAP
13 2 (2.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.49%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.30%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.20%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.20%) DataPower
5 2 (2.20%) iSeries
6 1 (1.10%) Open Source
6 1 (1.10%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 27 (29.67%) UNIX
2 20 (21.98%) Linux
3 18 (19.78%) Windows
4 12 (13.19%) AIX
5 11 (12.09%) Solaris
6 9 (9.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.30%) zOS
8 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.98%) Mentoring
3 17 (18.68%) Change Management
4 15 (16.48%) Coaching
4 15 (16.48%) Project Management
5 14 (15.38%) ITSM
6 11 (12.09%) Software Engineering
6 11 (12.09%) MVC
7 10 (10.99%) Service Management
8 8 (8.79%) SOA
9 7 (7.69%) People Management
9 7 (7.69%) Software Delivery
9 7 (7.69%) RAD
10 6 (6.59%) Workflow
10 6 (6.59%) Document Management
10 6 (6.59%) Performance Testing
10 6 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.49%) Waterfall
11 5 (5.49%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (5.49%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 60 (65.93%) Java
2 16 (17.58%) SQL
3 14 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.69%) Perl
6 6 (6.59%) Korn
6 6 (6.59%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.20%) VB
7 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.20%) VBA
7 2 (2.20%) Python
8 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.10%) Ruby
8 1 (1.10%) PHP
8 1 (1.10%) C
8 1 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.78%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) vSphere
1 4 (4.40%) PowerHA
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.20%) Xen
2 2 (2.20%) KVM
3 1 (1.10%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 4 (4.40%) NetBackup
1 4 (4.40%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (4.40%) Puppet
2 2 (2.20%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (2.20%) Control-M
2 2 (2.20%) Foglight
3 1 (1.10%) SCCM
3 1 (1.10%) SCOM
3 1 (1.10%) HP NNM
3 1 (1.10%) OpenView
Vendors
1 54 (59.34%) Oracle
2 10 (10.99%) IBM
2 10 (10.99%) HP
3 7 (7.69%) Lotus
3 7 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.49%) VMware
5 4 (4.40%) Sun
5 4 (4.40%) Dell
5 4 (4.40%) EMC
5 4 (4.40%) Symantec
6 3 (3.30%) Sybase
7 2 (2.20%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.20%) Informatica
7 2 (2.20%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.20%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.20%) Tableau
8 1 (1.10%) F5
8 1 (1.10%) Hyland
8 1 (1.10%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.10%) SAP
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