Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 144 123
Rank change year-on-year +14 -21 -50
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 22 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.87% 0.30% 0.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.25% 1.71% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 7
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £90,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +80.00% +20.48%
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £47,750 £49,250
% change year-on-year +9.95% -3.05% +19.39%

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 352 468 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 13.94% 17.35% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 219 264 249
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% -7.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,200 £30,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +7.14%

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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 13 (59.09%) JBoss
3 12 (54.55%) Java
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 8 (36.36%) Unix
5 7 (31.82%) Service Management
5 7 (31.82%) ITSM
5 7 (31.82%) Banking
6 6 (27.27%) Java EE
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) XML
6 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) JSP
7 5 (22.73%) J2EE
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) VMware
7 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (18.18%) WinSCP
8 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (18.18%) SWIFT
8 4 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
8 4 (18.18%) SEPA
8 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
8 4 (18.18%) JSON
8 4 (18.18%) FIX Protocol

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 13 (59.09%) JBoss
2 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (13.64%) Apache
4 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Confluence
5 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (4.55%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) npm
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) FTP
1 4 (18.18%) HTTPS
1 4 (18.18%) SAN
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 4 (18.18%) WinSCP
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
3 1 (4.55%) MPLS
3 1 (4.55%) SMTP
3 1 (4.55%) SSH
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) DB2
3 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) ClearCase
1 4 (18.18%) XMLSpy
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) GitLab
2 1 (4.55%) Gradle
2 1 (4.55%) Grunt
2 1 (4.55%) gulp
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) SonarQube
2 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (31.82%) Banking
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Administrator
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Graduate
4 2 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Java EE
1 6 (27.27%) XML
2 5 (22.73%) J2EE
2 5 (22.73%) JSP
3 4 (18.18%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) Dojo
3 4 (18.18%) EJB
3 4 (18.18%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (18.18%) jQuery
3 4 (18.18%) JSON
3 4 (18.18%) Servlets
3 4 (18.18%) SOAP
4 2 (9.09%) JPA
4 2 (9.09%) Middleware
4 2 (9.09%) Struts
5 1 (4.55%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) DataPower
2 4 (18.18%) SWIFT
3 3 (13.64%) Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
4 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Unix
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.55%) Android
5 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.55%) CentOS
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITSM
1 7 (31.82%) Service Management
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 4 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 3 (13.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) High Availability
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.55%) Bourne shell
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) C-shell
5 1 (4.55%) Groovy
5 1 (4.55%) Jython
5 1 (4.55%) Korn
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SEPA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) NFS
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (4.55%) Puppet
3 1 (4.55%) vMotion
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 4 (18.18%) Remedy
4 3 (13.64%) Veritas
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Splunk
5 1 (4.55%) Sun