Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 142 121
Rank change year-on-year +11 -21 -36
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 20 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.80% 0.30% 0.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.80% 1.75% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 7
Edinburgh median annual salary £57,500 £90,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.11% +80.00% +26.58%
10th Percentile £38,900 £87,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £92,500 £51,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +20.48%

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 345 456 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 13.73% 17.25% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 212 244 265
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.46% -10.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.76%

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (70.00%) Oracle
2 11 (55.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) JBoss
3 10 (50.00%) Service Management
4 9 (45.00%) ITSM
4 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (35.00%) J2EE
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) Unix
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) Banking
6 6 (30.00%) Java EE
6 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
8 4 (20.00%) FTP
8 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 4 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) DB2
8 4 (20.00%) EJB
8 4 (20.00%) CSS
8 4 (20.00%) JSP
8 4 (20.00%) Servlets
8 4 (20.00%) SOAP
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

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 10 (50.00%) JBoss
2 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (5.00%) Apache
5 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) npm
2 1 (5.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) FTP
1 4 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 4 (20.00%) WinSCP
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) HTTP
3 1 (5.00%) MPLS
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 4 (20.00%) XMLSpy
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) GitLab
2 1 (5.00%) Gradle
2 1 (5.00%) Grunt
2 1 (5.00%) gulp
2 1 (5.00%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (5.00%) Introscope
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Consultant
1 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Graduate
2 2 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Software Build Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) J2EE
2 6 (30.00%) Java EE
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) Dojo
3 4 (20.00%) EJB
3 4 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (20.00%) jQuery
3 4 (20.00%) JSON
3 4 (20.00%) JSP
3 4 (20.00%) Servlets
3 4 (20.00%) SOAP
3 4 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) Middleware
4 2 (10.00%) React
4 2 (10.00%) Spring
4 2 (10.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) DataPower
2 4 (20.00%) SWIFT
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Unix
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) AIX
4 2 (10.00%) Android
4 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Service Management
2 9 (45.00%) ITSM
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) MVC
7 2 (10.00%) Scrum
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.00%) UML
7 2 (10.00%) User Stories
7 2 (10.00%) Web Development
8 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
8 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
8 1 (5.00%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Jython
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) Groovy
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VCAP
3 1 (5.00%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SEPA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) CA Wily
2 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) Remedy
3 3 (15.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) CA
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) VMware