Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 170 168
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 -31
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 50 54 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.93% 0.98% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.19% 5.93% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 34
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% +20.48%
10th Percentile £32,000 £33,425 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £76,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 808 911 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.05% 16.48% 17.55%
Number of salaries quoted 524 512 572
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,150 £29,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Scotland

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Scotland

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Scotland

WebSphere
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 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 September 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 -16 30 £52,500 +9.38% 4
Edinburgh +19 19 £57,500 -36.11% 5
Dundee - 1 - -
WebSphere
UK

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (50.00%) SQL
3 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
4 23 (46.00%) Java
4 23 (46.00%) Finance
5 20 (40.00%) Oracle
6 19 (38.00%) Scrum
6 19 (38.00%) TDD
7 17 (34.00%) Banking
8 16 (32.00%) .NET
8 16 (32.00%) JBoss
9 15 (30.00%) Cucumber
10 13 (26.00%) WCF
10 13 (26.00%) LINQ
10 13 (26.00%) C#
10 13 (26.00%) HTML
10 13 (26.00%) Web Services
10 13 (26.00%) OOP
11 12 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (22.00%) Gherkin
12 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
13 10 (20.00%) Windows
13 10 (20.00%) XML
14 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
14 9 (18.00%) Service Management
14 9 (18.00%) Java EE
14 9 (18.00%) JSON
14 9 (18.00%) CSS
14 9 (18.00%) Linux
14 9 (18.00%) WebLogic

WebSphere
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 16 (32.00%) JBoss
2 9 (18.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (14.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (10.00%) MQSeries
6 4 (8.00%) Jetty
7 3 (6.00%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (2.00%) Apache
9 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
9 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) OpenShift
1 4 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) FTP
1 4 (8.00%) HTTPS
1 4 (8.00%) WinSCP
2 3 (6.00%) AMQP
3 2 (4.00%) HTTP
3 2 (4.00%) SAN
3 2 (4.00%) SSL
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (2.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Couchbase
2 4 (8.00%) DB2
2 4 (8.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.00%) Redis
3 3 (6.00%) Riak
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 7 (14.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.00%) Selenium
4 4 (8.00%) ClearCase
4 4 (8.00%) Gradle
4 4 (8.00%) Vagrant
4 4 (8.00%) XMLSpy
5 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (6.00%) FitNesse
6 2 (4.00%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (2.00%) GitLab
7 1 (2.00%) Grunt
7 1 (2.00%) gulp
7 1 (2.00%) Introscope
7 1 (2.00%) Maven
7 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
General
1 23 (46.00%) Finance
2 17 (34.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (22.00%) C# Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Specialist
9 2 (4.00%) Designer
9 2 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Integration Specialist
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) .NET
2 13 (26.00%) HTML
2 13 (26.00%) LINQ
2 13 (26.00%) WCF
2 13 (26.00%) Web Services
3 11 (22.00%) Gherkin
4 10 (20.00%) XML
5 9 (18.00%) CSS
5 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
5 9 (18.00%) Java EE
5 9 (18.00%) JSON
6 8 (16.00%) J2EE
6 8 (16.00%) Spring
6 8 (16.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (14.00%) HTML5
7 7 (14.00%) JSP
7 7 (14.00%) SOAP
8 5 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (10.00%) JPA
8 5 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) DataPower
2 4 (8.00%) SWIFT
3 3 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Linux
3 8 (16.00%) Unix
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server
5 6 (12.00%) AIX
5 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (8.00%) Android
6 4 (8.00%) Solaris
7 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.00%) Mac OS
7 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.00%) CentOS
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) Scrum
2 19 (38.00%) TDD
3 13 (26.00%) OOP
4 12 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (18.00%) Service Management
6 8 (16.00%) ITSM
7 6 (12.00%) Integration Testing
7 6 (12.00%) Kanban
7 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.00%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.00%) ITIL
8 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (10.00%) UML
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.00%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.00%) Multithreading
9 4 (8.00%) OO
9 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) SQL
2 23 (46.00%) Java
3 13 (26.00%) C#
4 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.00%) Bash Shell
5 8 (16.00%) Python
6 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.00%) Ruby
6 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.00%) Jython
7 2 (4.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) Groovy
8 1 (2.00%) Java 8
8 1 (2.00%) Perl
8 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Docker
2 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (8.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.00%) Ansible
2 3 (6.00%) Cobbler
2 3 (6.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.00%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
3 1 (2.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) IBM
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.00%) HP
4 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.00%) Remedy
4 4 (8.00%) TIBCO
4 4 (8.00%) VMware
5 3 (6.00%) Citrix
5 3 (6.00%) EMC
5 3 (6.00%) Informatica
6 2 (4.00%) Dell
6 2 (4.00%) Symantec
6 2 (4.00%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.00%) CA
7 1 (2.00%) Cisco