The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 14 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.22% - 3.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
WebSphere
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Application Platforms Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
6 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 13.33% 8.33% 14.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 13
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -34.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £38,500 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

WebSphere
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the West Lothian region.

WebSphere Salary Trend in West Lothian

WebSphere
Top 9 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Jython
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Perl

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Server Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Jython
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM