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

IBM WebSphere
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 109 121
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 +7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 36 42 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.65% 1.88% 1.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% 11.90% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 22
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -4.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,900 £39,800
90th Percentile £61,000 £71,500 £56,125
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% -4.00% +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 Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 360 353 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.45% 15.79% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 255 198 206
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,439 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £64,875
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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) SQL
3 22 (61.11%) TDD
4 21 (58.33%) Finance
5 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 20 (55.56%) Scrum
6 19 (52.78%) .NET
7 18 (50.00%) Cucumber
8 16 (44.44%) C#
8 16 (44.44%) Web Services
8 16 (44.44%) OOP
8 16 (44.44%) WCF
8 16 (44.44%) LINQ
9 15 (41.67%) Banking
10 14 (38.89%) Java
10 14 (38.89%) Gherkin
11 11 (30.56%) HTML
12 10 (27.78%) Oracle
13 9 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
14 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (22.22%) JBoss
15 7 (19.44%) CSS
15 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
15 7 (19.44%) Spring
15 7 (19.44%) Docker
15 7 (19.44%) HTML5
16 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
16 6 (16.67%) Integration Testing
16 6 (16.67%) Kanban
16 6 (16.67%) Python

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 8 (22.22%) JBoss
2 6 (16.67%) MQSeries
2 6 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (11.11%) Jetty
3 4 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.78%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) AMQP
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) SSL
2 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Couchbase
2 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.33%) Redis
3 3 (8.33%) Riak
4 1 (2.78%) MariaDB
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.11%) Gradle
3 4 (11.11%) Selenium
4 3 (8.33%) FitNesse
4 3 (8.33%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.78%) Android Studio
5 1 (2.78%) Ant
5 1 (2.78%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 21 (58.33%) Finance
2 15 (41.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 14 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (38.89%) C# Developer
4 10 (27.78%) Senior Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Java Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Android Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Designer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Android Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Junior
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.78%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Middleware Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) .NET
2 16 (44.44%) LINQ
2 16 (44.44%) WCF
2 16 (44.44%) Web Services
3 14 (38.89%) Gherkin
4 11 (30.56%) HTML
5 9 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (19.44%) CSS
6 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
6 7 (19.44%) HTML5
6 7 (19.44%) Spring
7 6 (16.67%) XML
8 5 (13.89%) JSON
9 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 4 (11.11%) JMS
9 4 (11.11%) JPA
9 4 (11.11%) JSP
9 4 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (11.11%) Spring Boot
10 3 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) AIX
1 4 (11.11%) Android
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
1 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (11.11%) Solaris
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Mac OS
3 2 (5.56%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) TDD
3 20 (55.56%) Scrum
4 16 (44.44%) OOP
5 8 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Kanban
7 5 (13.89%) Microservices
7 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.11%) Android Development
8 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
8 4 (11.11%) OO
8 4 (11.11%) UML
9 3 (8.33%) BDD
9 3 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.33%) System Testing
9 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) C#
3 14 (38.89%) Java
4 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 6 (16.67%) Python
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) Ruby
6 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.78%) Java 8
7 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Docker
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Ansible
1 3 (8.33%) Cobbler
1 3 (8.33%) Kubernetes
1 3 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.78%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) IBM
3 4 (11.11%) Citrix
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Informatica
5 2 (5.56%) Dell
5 2 (5.56%) EMC
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.56%) Symantec
5 2 (5.56%) TOWER Software
6 1 (2.78%) Veritas