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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 158 140
Rank change year-on-year +22 -18  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.22% 0.24% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.42% 1.07% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Median salary £44,750 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.05% +9.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,304 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.69% -0.41%  

WebSphere Application Server is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 351 656 579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 15.27% 22.34% 18.61%
Number of salaries quoted 206 415 361
Median salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +25 4 £44,750 +26.05% 1
Edinburgh +5 1 - -
WebSphere Application Server
UK

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 20 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (85.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) Web Services
5 9 (45.00%) Oracle
5 9 (45.00%) JBoss
5 9 (45.00%) HTML
5 9 (45.00%) IBM
6 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
6 8 (40.00%) Scrum
6 8 (40.00%) SOA
6 8 (40.00%) XHTML
6 8 (40.00%) WebLogic
6 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (40.00%) CSS
6 8 (40.00%) JSON
6 8 (40.00%) Selenium
6 8 (40.00%) Maven
6 8 (40.00%) Document Management
6 8 (40.00%) Spring
6 8 (40.00%) Spring Security
6 8 (40.00%) jQuery
6 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (40.00%) Alfresco
6 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 8 (40.00%) RESTful
6 8 (40.00%) Open Source
6 8 (40.00%) BDD
6 8 (40.00%) Gherkin
6 8 (40.00%) Artifactory

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 20 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (45.00%) JBoss
3 8 (40.00%) Alfresco
3 8 (40.00%) WebLogic
4 7 (35.00%) NetWeaver
5 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
5 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (15.00%) Informix
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Artifactory
1 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (40.00%) Maven
1 8 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) PVCS
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
1 13 (65.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Open Source Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Middleware Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Web Services
2 9 (45.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 8 (40.00%) Gherkin
3 8 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (40.00%) jQuery
3 8 (40.00%) JSON
3 8 (40.00%) RESTful
3 8 (40.00%) Spring
3 8 (40.00%) Spring Security
3 8 (40.00%) XHTML
4 6 (30.00%) EJB
4 6 (30.00%) EJB 3.0
4 6 (30.00%) J2EE
4 6 (30.00%) JAX-WS
4 6 (30.00%) JDBC
4 6 (30.00%) JMS
5 4 (20.00%) Java EE 5
5 4 (20.00%) JSF
5 4 (20.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) DataPower
2 1 (5.00%) Smart Energy
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) AIX
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) BDD
2 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (40.00%) Document Management
2 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (40.00%) Open Source
2 8 (40.00%) Open Source Development
2 8 (40.00%) Scrum
2 8 (40.00%) SOA
3 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security
6 1 (5.00%) Process Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Design
6 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) IBM
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits package, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago