Period
to 16 February 2019

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 6 months to 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 136 143 111
Rank change year-on-year +7 -32 -27
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 10 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.22% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.00% 1.34% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 13
Edinburgh median annual salary £38,000 £90,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -57.78% +80.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £35,250 £87,500 £38,450
90th Percentile £50,750 £92,500 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00% +25.00%

WebSphere is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 333 449 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 13.58% 16.51% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 196 280 242
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -8.60% +9.41%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,075 £67,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,705 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.66% -0.66% +5.88%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 8 (80.00%) JBoss
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) Apache
4 4 (40.00%) Veritas
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Clustering
5 3 (30.00%) Middleware
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (30.00%) Public Cloud
6 2 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) Banking
6 2 (20.00%) High Availability
6 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Java EE
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) JSP

WebSphere
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 8 (80.00%) JBoss
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Confluence
4 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (10.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) SMTP
3 1 (10.00%) SSH
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Unix Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Java Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) Java EE
2 2 (20.00%) JSP
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) CGI
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Dojo
3 1 (10.00%) EJB
3 1 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JAX-WS
3 1 (10.00%) JPA
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) JSF
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps
1 2 (20.00%) High Availability
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
1 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) BDD
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Bourne shell
2 1 (10.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) C-shell
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) vMotion
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Veritas
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk
4 1 (10.00%) Sun