The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 89 80 68
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 6 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.53% 1.05% 2.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.16% 4.68% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 18
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 190 299 280
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 16.87% 22.52% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 118 191 177
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £32,500 £26,575
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing WebSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 10 (50.00%) Java
1 10 (50.00%) JBoss
2 9 (45.00%) Unix
2 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (45.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Spring
3 8 (40.00%) Maven
3 8 (40.00%) Selenium
3 8 (40.00%) Spring Security
3 8 (40.00%) jQuery
3 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (40.00%) Alfresco
3 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) Document Management
3 8 (40.00%) Scrum
3 8 (40.00%) XHTML
3 8 (40.00%) MQSeries
3 8 (40.00%) SOA
3 8 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 8 (40.00%) Web Services
3 8 (40.00%) JSON
3 8 (40.00%) QA
3 8 (40.00%) BDD

WebSphere
Top Related 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 10 (50.00%) JBoss
2 9 (45.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (40.00%) Alfresco
3 8 (40.00%) MQSeries
3 8 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Artifactory
1 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (40.00%) Maven
1 8 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
1 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Open Source Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Linux Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) SWIFT Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Unix Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Unix Technical Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) IT Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
1 9 (45.00%) Spring
1 9 (45.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
2 8 (40.00%) Gherkin
2 8 (40.00%) jQuery
2 8 (40.00%) JSON
2 8 (40.00%) RESTful
2 8 (40.00%) Spring Security
2 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 8 (40.00%) XHTML
3 2 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
4 1 (5.00%) Java EE
4 1 (5.00%) Java SE
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) SWIFT
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
1 9 (45.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) BDD
2 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (40.00%) Document Management
2 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (40.00%) Open Source
2 8 (40.00%) Open Source Development
2 8 (40.00%) Scrum
2 8 (40.00%) SDLC
2 8 (40.00%) SOA
3 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) Coaching
5 3 (15.00%) IT Strategy
5 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Content Management
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
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