Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 223 203 219
Rank change year-on-year -20 +16 -12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 8 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.92% 1.82% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 12
Scotland median annual salary £30,000 £47,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.17% -6.00% +23.46%
10th Percentile £27,500 £43,050 £37,700
90th Percentile £48,500 £51,750 £55,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 871 877 1,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.88% 16.48% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 566 499 646
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in Scotland over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram 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 14 August 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 -17 4 £30,000 -35.48%
Edinburgh 0 2 - -
Dundee - 2 - -
WebSphere Application Server
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Python
3 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (62.50%) Unix
4 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
5 4 (50.00%) Middleware
5 4 (50.00%) HTTP
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) J2EE
5 4 (50.00%) AIX
5 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (37.50%) DevOps
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 3 (37.50%) Solaris
6 3 (37.50%) Java
6 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (25.00%) EMC
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (25.00%) IBM
7 2 (25.00%) Windows
7 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (25.00%) Tomcat

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 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) npm
1 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 1 (12.50%) GitLab
3 1 (12.50%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) Grunt
3 1 (12.50%) gulp
3 1 (12.50%) Introscope
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
3 1 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Junior IT Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Software Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (12.50%) Kafka
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) DataPower
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (12.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) AIX
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Solaris
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (37.50%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Jython
6 1 (12.50%) Groovy
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Ansible
1 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (12.50%) CA Wily
1 1 (12.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (12.50%) logstash
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
4 1 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle