Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 183 187
Rank change year-on-year -17 +4 +19
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 28 27 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.50% 0.53% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.08% 3.23% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 19
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +16.28% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £39,100 £36,200
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,500 £52,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +10.53%

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 910 837 1227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 16.13% 16.34% 19.06%
Number of salaries quoted 536 538 852
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,875 £64,125 £58,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +1 26 £47,500 -5.00%
Edinburgh -18 1 - - 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 £47,500 -
WebSphere Application Server
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 28 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (85.71%) Unix
3 23 (82.14%) Linux
4 22 (78.57%) IBM
5 19 (67.86%) Oracle
6 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
7 15 (53.57%) Windows
8 13 (46.43%) Oracle Reports
8 13 (46.43%) DB2
8 13 (46.43%) WebLogic
8 13 (46.43%) EDI
8 13 (46.43%) Oracle Certification
8 13 (46.43%) JD Edwards
8 13 (46.43%) AS400
8 13 (46.43%) Oracle Application Server
8 13 (46.43%) DB2 UDB
8 13 (46.43%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 13 (46.43%) WebCenter
8 13 (46.43%) Oracle UPK
9 9 (32.14%) J2EE
10 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
10 8 (28.57%) Java
10 8 (28.57%) AIX
10 8 (28.57%) Solaris
10 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (25.00%) HTTP
11 7 (25.00%) Middleware
11 7 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
11 7 (25.00%) Finance

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 28 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (46.43%) Oracle Application Server
2 13 (46.43%) Oracle UPK
2 13 (46.43%) WebLogic
3 7 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (17.86%) Confluence
4 5 (17.86%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (46.43%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (3.57%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) npm
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
1 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) HTTP
2 6 (21.43%) HTTPS
2 6 (21.43%) SSL
3 4 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) PuTTY
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) DB2
2 13 (46.43%) DB2 UDB
2 13 (46.43%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (17.86%) Bitbucket
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.57%) GitLab
4 1 (3.57%) Gradle
4 1 (3.57%) Grunt
4 1 (3.57%) gulp
4 1 (3.57%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) SonarQube
4 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Consultant
1 13 (46.43%) JDE Consultant
1 13 (46.43%) Professional Services Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (17.86%) WebSphere Specialist
3 3 (10.71%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Technician
4 2 (7.14%) Senior WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (3.57%) Server Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) EDI
1 13 (46.43%) WebCenter
2 9 (32.14%) J2EE
3 7 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (3.57%) Kafka
4 1 (3.57%) RESTful
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) AS400
2 6 (21.43%) DataPower
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Unix
2 23 (82.14%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) AIX
4 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (28.57%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (21.43%) Information Security
3 4 (14.29%) Microservices
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
1 8 (28.57%) Shell Script
2 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
2 5 (17.86%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Groovy
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) Jython
4 1 (3.57%) Perl
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.57%) IBM WebSphere Certification
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) BladeLogic
2 1 (3.57%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.57%) logstash
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) IBM
2 19 (67.86%) Oracle
3 13 (46.43%) JD Edwards
4 2 (7.14%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) EMC
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) Splunk
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) VMware