Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 117 137
Rank change year-on-year -30 +20 -8
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 18 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.74% 1.00% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.89% 7.19% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 17
Glasgow median annual salary £56,250 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% -7.22%
10th Percentile £39,125 £42,000 £34,150
90th Percentile £65,108 £76,250 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +31.25% -5.88%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 463 292 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 19.03% 13.87% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 324 169 279
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,975 £77,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Glasgow

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Glasgow

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Java
3 11 (61.11%) TDD
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 10 (55.56%) IBM
5 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) .NET
5 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
6 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
6 7 (38.89%) Web Services
6 7 (38.89%) Python
6 7 (38.89%) Banking
6 7 (38.89%) Ansible
7 6 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (33.33%) OOP
7 6 (33.33%) Linux
7 6 (33.33%) C#
7 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 6 (33.33%) Spring
7 6 (33.33%) WCF
7 6 (33.33%) LINQ
8 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
8 5 (27.78%) Kanban
8 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (27.78%) HTML5
8 5 (27.78%) BDD
8 5 (27.78%) Gherkin
8 5 (27.78%) JavaScript

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (27.78%) JBoss
1 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
1 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (22.22%) Jetty
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (16.67%) Confluence
4 2 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (11.11%) MQSeries
5 1 (5.56%) Alfresco
5 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (5.56%) nginx
5 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (5.56%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) AMQP
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
2 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
2 3 (16.67%) Internet
2 3 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Couchbase
2 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (22.22%) Redis
2 4 (22.22%) Riak
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Cucumber
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
3 4 (22.22%) FitNesse
3 4 (22.22%) Selenium
3 4 (22.22%) Vagrant
4 3 (16.67%) Bitbucket
4 3 (16.67%) JIRA
5 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
6 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
6 1 (5.56%) Gatling
6 1 (5.56%) Gradle
6 1 (5.56%) JMeter
6 1 (5.56%) Maven
6 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
6 1 (5.56%) Subversion
6 1 (5.56%) The Grinder
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Designer
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) Web Services
3 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) LINQ
3 6 (33.33%) Spring
3 6 (33.33%) WCF
3 6 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (27.78%) Gherkin
4 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
4 5 (27.78%) HTML5
4 5 (27.78%) Kafka
5 4 (22.22%) J2EE
5 4 (22.22%) JMS
5 4 (22.22%) JPA
5 4 (22.22%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (22.22%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) JSON
6 2 (11.11%) RESTful
6 2 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) DataPower
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) AIX
2 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Solaris
3 3 (16.67%) Mac OS
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 6 (33.33%) OOP
5 5 (27.78%) BDD
5 5 (27.78%) Decision-Making
5 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Kanban
6 4 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (22.22%) DSDM
6 4 (22.22%) Microservices
6 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
6 4 (22.22%) RUP
6 4 (22.22%) System Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 4 (22.22%) UML
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
3 7 (38.89%) Python
4 6 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 4 (22.22%) Ruby
7 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.56%) Clojure
8 1 (5.56%) Erlang
8 1 (5.56%) F#
8 1 (5.56%) Haskell
8 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Docker
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Flume
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Ansible
2 4 (22.22%) Cobbler
2 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (22.22%) Puppet
3 2 (11.11%) logstash
4 1 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (5.56%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) TIBCO
3 3 (16.67%) Informatica
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Dell
4 2 (11.11%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
4 2 (11.11%) TOWER Software
5 1 (5.56%) AppDynamics
5 1 (5.56%) Splunk