Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 179 142
Rank change year-on-year +12 -37 -23
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 61 52 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.20% 0.94% 1.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.83% 5.58% 7.40%
Number of salaries quoted 40 14 38
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.50% -0.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,325 £32,975 £40,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £79,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% +10.00%

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 779 932 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.27% 16.86% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 477 602 464
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £26,325
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,125 £62,500
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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 +2 40 £50,000 +4.17% 2
Edinburgh +11 10 £38,000 -57.78%
South Lanarkshire - 9 £55,000 -
WebSphere
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 38 (62.30%) SQL
2 28 (45.90%) Oracle
3 27 (44.26%) Finance
4 24 (39.34%) Java
5 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
6 22 (36.07%) WebSphere Application Server
6 22 (36.07%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (31.15%) HTML
9 18 (29.51%) CSS
9 18 (29.51%) Scrum
10 17 (27.87%) TDD
10 17 (27.87%) Banking
10 17 (27.87%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
11 16 (26.23%) Cucumber
11 16 (26.23%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (26.23%) JSP
12 15 (24.59%) WebLogic
12 15 (24.59%) .NET
12 15 (24.59%) JBoss
12 15 (24.59%) Hibernate
13 14 (22.95%) Spring
13 14 (22.95%) Eclipse
13 14 (22.95%) C#
13 14 (22.95%) Web Services
13 14 (22.95%) OOP
13 14 (22.95%) Microservices
13 14 (22.95%) Gherkin
13 14 (22.95%) Android Development

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 22 (36.07%) WebSphere Application Server
2 15 (24.59%) JBoss
2 15 (24.59%) WebLogic
3 12 (19.67%) WildFly
4 6 (9.84%) Apache
5 4 (6.56%) MQSeries
5 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.28%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.28%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.64%) Confluence
7 1 (1.64%) Jetty
7 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (27.87%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.84%) DNS
3 5 (8.20%) SAN
4 4 (6.56%) Firewall
4 4 (6.56%) HTTP
5 3 (4.92%) SMTP
6 2 (3.28%) Internet
6 2 (3.28%) SSL
7 1 (1.64%) DHCP
7 1 (1.64%) MPLS
7 1 (1.64%) SSH
7 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (18.03%) Relational Database
3 10 (16.39%) MariaDB
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.28%) DB2
6 1 (1.64%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Cucumber
1 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
2 14 (22.95%) Eclipse
3 13 (21.31%) Gradle
4 11 (18.03%) Android Studio
4 11 (18.03%) Subversion
5 10 (16.39%) Ant
6 7 (11.48%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.28%) Selenium
8 1 (1.64%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (1.64%) JIRA
8 1 (1.64%) JUnit
General
1 27 (44.26%) Finance
2 17 (27.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Developer
2 15 (24.59%) Senior Developer
3 14 (22.95%) .NET Developer
3 14 (22.95%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (22.95%) C# Developer
3 14 (22.95%) Senior .NET Developer
3 14 (22.95%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 14 (22.95%) Senior C# Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Software Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Development Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Principal Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Principal Software Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Software Development Engineer
6 7 (11.48%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.92%) Designer
9 3 (4.92%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) HTML
2 18 (29.51%) CSS
3 16 (26.23%) JSP
4 15 (24.59%) .NET
4 15 (24.59%) Hibernate
5 14 (22.95%) Gherkin
5 14 (22.95%) LINQ
5 14 (22.95%) Spring
5 14 (22.95%) Web Services
6 13 (21.31%) WCF
7 12 (19.67%) AngularJS
7 12 (19.67%) EJB
7 12 (19.67%) EJB 3.0
7 12 (19.67%) JPA
7 12 (19.67%) Spring Boot
7 12 (19.67%) Struts
8 11 (18.03%) Struts2
9 9 (14.75%) Middleware
9 9 (14.75%) XML
10 6 (9.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.75%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.20%) Clustering
3 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.92%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.28%) AS400
6 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Android
2 12 (19.67%) Linux
3 11 (18.03%) Apple iOS
3 11 (18.03%) Unix
4 9 (14.75%) Windows
5 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.92%) Solaris
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.28%) AIX
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Problem-Solving
2 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (29.51%) Scrum
4 17 (27.87%) TDD
5 14 (22.95%) Android Development
5 14 (22.95%) Microservices
5 14 (22.95%) OOP
6 11 (18.03%) iOS Development
6 11 (18.03%) UML
6 11 (18.03%) Unified Process
7 9 (14.75%) Configuration Management
7 9 (14.75%) IT Strategy
8 6 (9.84%) High Availability
9 5 (8.20%) Project Management
10 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.56%) DevOps
10 4 (6.56%) OO
10 4 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (6.56%) SDLC
10 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) SQL
2 24 (39.34%) Java
3 14 (22.95%) C#
4 6 (9.84%) Bash Shell
5 5 (8.20%) Python
6 3 (4.92%) Ruby
6 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.64%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.64%) C
8 1 (1.64%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) C-shell
8 1 (1.64%) Java 8
8 1 (1.64%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.64%) MCITP
3 1 (1.64%) MCP
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) PMO
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Docker
2 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.92%) vSphere
5 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.64%) NFS
6 1 (1.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Ansible
1 3 (4.92%) Kubernetes
1 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.92%) Puppet
2 2 (3.28%) BladeLogic
2 2 (3.28%) Salt
2 2 (3.28%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.28%) WMI
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) vMotion
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Oracle
2 11 (18.03%) IBM
3 10 (16.39%) VMware
4 6 (9.84%) Citrix
4 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.20%) Veritas
6 2 (3.28%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.64%) Adobe
7 1 (1.64%) EMC
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.64%) Splunk
7 1 (1.64%) Sun
7 1 (1.64%) TIBCO