Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 6 months to 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 227 187 198
Rank change year-on-year -40 +11 +17
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 9 18 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.16% 0.39% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.96% 2.43% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 21
Scotland median annual salary £49,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.61% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £43,500 £42,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £52,150 £61,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +15.00% -4.76%

WebSphere Application Server 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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 933 741 1,350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.09% 16.06% 22.79%
Number of salaries quoted 634 452 847
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,900
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £66,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +2.27%

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing WebSphere Application Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in Scotland

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for WebSphere Application Server in Scotland

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 25 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -45 7 £49,500 +7.61% 1
Dundee - 2 - -
WebSphere Application Server
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) IBM
4 5 (55.56%) HTTP
4 5 (55.56%) J2EE
4 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Portal
4 5 (55.56%) DataPower
4 5 (55.56%) Apache Flume
4 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
5 4 (44.44%) Confluence
5 4 (44.44%) Bitbucket
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Ansible
5 4 (44.44%) DevOps
5 4 (44.44%) Microservices
5 4 (44.44%) JIRA
5 4 (44.44%) Banking
5 4 (44.44%) Information Security
5 4 (44.44%) Unix
5 4 (44.44%) AIX
5 4 (44.44%) Solaris
5 4 (44.44%) HTTPS
5 4 (44.44%) SSL
5 4 (44.44%) Internet
5 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (33.33%) Windows

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (44.44%) Confluence
4 2 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) Alfresco
5 1 (11.11%) JBoss
5 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
5 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 4 (44.44%) HTTPS
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Bitbucket
2 4 (44.44%) JIRA
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
4 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 2 (22.22%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Kafka
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Spring Security
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) DataPower
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) AIX
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Solaris
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) Information Security
1 4 (44.44%) Microservices
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Decision-Making
2 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Document Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Bash Shell
3 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 3 (33.33%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Apache Flume
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (11.11%) logstash
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) VMware