The median annual salary for a WebSphere Specialist was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Specialist
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 - 94
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.36% - 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 - £67,500

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1067 1255 1286
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.44% 93.38% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 687 846 778
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

WebSphere Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured WebSphere Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Specialist in Edinburgh

WebSphere Specialist
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Specialist in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for WebSphere Specialist in Edinburgh

WebSphere Specialist Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, WebSphere Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring WebSphere Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) SWIFT
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC

WebSphere Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle