Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 110 142
Rank change year-on-year -32 +32 -17
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 23 35 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.99% 1.55% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.40% 10.00% 4.78%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 14
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.52% +4.23%
10th Percentile £31,000 £42,400 £38,100
90th Percentile £61,703 £76,250 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +12.50%

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 426 350 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 18.39% 15.45% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 306 183 235
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,300 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £79,250 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%

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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) TDD
3 14 (60.87%) Finance
4 13 (56.52%) Scrum
4 13 (56.52%) .NET
5 12 (52.17%) SQL
5 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
6 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
7 10 (43.48%) WCF
7 10 (43.48%) LINQ
7 10 (43.48%) Web Services
7 10 (43.48%) C#
7 10 (43.48%) OOP
8 9 (39.13%) Banking
8 9 (39.13%) Java
9 8 (34.78%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (34.78%) Gherkin
10 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
10 6 (26.09%) IBM
10 6 (26.09%) Python
11 5 (21.74%) MQSeries
11 5 (21.74%) HTML
11 5 (21.74%) XML
11 5 (21.74%) Spring
11 5 (21.74%) HTML5
11 5 (21.74%) Kanban
11 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
11 5 (21.74%) Docker
12 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (17.39%) Test Automation

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 (21.74%) MQSeries
2 3 (13.04%) JBoss
2 3 (13.04%) Jetty
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) AMQP
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Couchbase
2 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
2 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.04%) Redis
2 3 (13.04%) Riak
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Cucumber
2 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.04%) FitNesse
3 3 (13.04%) Selenium
3 3 (13.04%) Vagrant
4 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
4 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) Gradle
5 1 (4.35%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) .NET Developer
3 8 (34.78%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (34.78%) C# Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Designer
7 2 (8.70%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (8.70%) Junior
7 2 (8.70%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Specialist
8 1 (4.35%) IT Technician
8 1 (4.35%) Junior IT Technician
8 1 (4.35%) Middleware Specialist
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) LINQ
2 10 (43.48%) WCF
2 10 (43.48%) Web Services
3 8 (34.78%) Gherkin
3 8 (34.78%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (21.74%) HTML
4 5 (21.74%) HTML5
4 5 (21.74%) Spring
4 5 (21.74%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) JSON
5 4 (17.39%) Kafka
5 4 (17.39%) Middleware
6 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
6 3 (13.04%) J2EE
6 3 (13.04%) JMS
6 3 (13.04%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (13.04%) SOAP
6 3 (13.04%) WSDL
6 3 (13.04%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) AIX
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Solaris
2 2 (8.70%) Mac OS
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) TDD
3 13 (56.52%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) OOP
5 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Kanban
6 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
7 3 (13.04%) BDD
7 3 (13.04%) Concurrent Programming
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) Decision-Making
7 3 (13.04%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (13.04%) DSDM
7 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
7 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (13.04%) RUP
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) System Testing
7 3 (13.04%) UML
8 2 (8.70%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) Java
4 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
4 6 (26.09%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) Ruby
6 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Ansible
1 3 (13.04%) Cobbler
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (4.35%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) IBM
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) Informatica
3 3 (13.04%) TIBCO
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) EMC
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.70%) Symantec
4 2 (8.70%) TOWER Software
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) AppDynamics