Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 179 197
Rank change year-on-year -12 +18 -70
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 43 39 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.75% 0.75% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.74% 4.69% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 24
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +24.26% +2.42%
10th Percentile £37,100 £43,400 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,568 £76,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 907 832 1,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 15.88% 15.99% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 585 483 709
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £73,750 £70,000
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 19 July 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 19 July 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
Edinburgh +6 24 £51,250 -2.38% 6
Glasgow -24 17 £56,250 +11.94%
Dundee - 2 - -
WebSphere
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 22 (51.16%) Oracle
3 20 (46.51%) Java
3 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (44.19%) SQL
5 15 (34.88%) IBM
6 14 (32.56%) Banking
6 14 (32.56%) Finance
6 14 (32.56%) JBoss
7 12 (27.91%) Linux
7 12 (27.91%) J2EE
7 12 (27.91%) Unix
7 12 (27.91%) TDD
8 11 (25.58%) Scrum
8 11 (25.58%) Windows
8 11 (25.58%) WebLogic
9 10 (23.26%) AIX
9 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
9 10 (23.26%) Service Management
9 10 (23.26%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (23.26%) Bash Shell
10 9 (20.93%) Cucumber
10 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
10 9 (20.93%) ITSM
10 9 (20.93%) .NET
10 9 (20.93%) Python
11 8 (18.60%) HP
11 8 (18.60%) EMC
11 8 (18.60%) HTML

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 14 (32.56%) JBoss
2 11 (25.58%) WebLogic
3 7 (16.28%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (13.95%) Tomcat
5 5 (11.63%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (9.30%) Jetty
6 4 (9.30%) MS Exchange
7 2 (4.65%) Confluence
7 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (4.65%) MQSeries
7 2 (4.65%) WildFly
8 1 (2.33%) Apache
8 1 (2.33%) nginx
8 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.33%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) SaaS
2 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) HTTPS
1 6 (13.95%) SAN
2 5 (11.63%) HTTP
3 4 (9.30%) AMQP
3 4 (9.30%) FTP
3 4 (9.30%) iSCSI
3 4 (9.30%) WinSCP
4 2 (4.65%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) Internet
4 2 (4.65%) SSL
4 2 (4.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) DB2
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
3 4 (9.30%) Couchbase
3 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.30%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.30%) PowerCenter
3 4 (9.30%) Redis
3 4 (9.30%) Riak
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.65%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Cucumber
2 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.63%) Selenium
3 5 (11.63%) Vagrant
4 4 (9.30%) ClearCase
4 4 (9.30%) FitNesse
4 4 (9.30%) XMLSpy
5 2 (4.65%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.65%) Gradle
5 2 (4.65%) JIRA
6 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.33%) GitLab
6 1 (2.33%) Grunt
6 1 (2.33%) Introscope
6 1 (2.33%) JMeter
6 1 (2.33%) Maven
6 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 14 (32.56%) Banking
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Developer
2 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Consultant
2 7 (16.28%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Technical Specialist
4 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (11.63%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) J2EE
2 10 (23.26%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (20.93%) .NET
4 8 (18.60%) HTML
5 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
5 7 (16.28%) LINQ
5 7 (16.28%) Middleware
5 7 (16.28%) Spring
5 7 (16.28%) WCF
5 7 (16.28%) Web Services
6 6 (13.95%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (13.95%) Java EE
7 5 (11.63%) Gherkin
7 5 (11.63%) HTML5
7 5 (11.63%) JPA
7 5 (11.63%) JSON
7 5 (11.63%) Kafka
7 5 (11.63%) XML
8 4 (9.30%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.28%) DataPower
3 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (9.30%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Linux
1 12 (27.91%) Unix
2 11 (25.58%) Windows
3 10 (23.26%) AIX
4 8 (18.60%) Solaris
4 8 (18.60%) Windows Server
5 6 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (9.30%) HPUX
7 3 (6.98%) Mac OS
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (4.65%) Android
8 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.33%) CentOS
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) TDD
3 11 (25.58%) Scrum
4 10 (23.26%) Service Management
5 9 (20.93%) ITSM
6 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (16.28%) ITIL
7 7 (16.28%) OOP
8 6 (13.95%) DevOps
8 6 (13.95%) UML
9 5 (11.63%) Decision-Making
9 5 (11.63%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Kanban
9 5 (11.63%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.63%) Test Automation
10 4 (9.30%) BDD
10 4 (9.30%) Multithreading
10 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (9.30%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) Java
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 10 (23.26%) Bash Shell
3 10 (23.26%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.93%) Python
5 7 (16.28%) C#
6 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.30%) Ruby
6 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.65%) Jython
7 2 (4.65%) PHP
8 1 (2.33%) Clojure
8 1 (2.33%) Erlang
8 1 (2.33%) F#
8 1 (2.33%) Groovy
8 1 (2.33%) Haskell
8 1 (2.33%) Perl
8 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.33%) Scala
8 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) CCNA
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (4.65%) VCAP
2 2 (4.65%) VCDX
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 4 (9.30%) SEPA
3 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Docker
2 4 (9.30%) NFS
3 3 (6.98%) Apache Flume
3 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (2.33%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Ansible
2 5 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.30%) Cobbler
3 4 (9.30%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (9.30%) Puppet
4 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.65%) logstash
5 1 (2.33%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (2.33%) CA Wily
5 1 (2.33%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Oracle
2 15 (34.88%) IBM
3 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
4 8 (18.60%) EMC
4 8 (18.60%) HP
5 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.30%) NetApp
5 4 (9.30%) Remedy
5 4 (9.30%) Sybase
5 4 (9.30%) TIBCO
6 3 (6.98%) Informatica
6 3 (6.98%) VMware
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco
7 2 (4.65%) Citrix
7 2 (4.65%) Dell
7 2 (4.65%) SAP
7 2 (4.65%) Symantec
7 2 (4.65%) TOWER Software
8 1 (2.33%) CA
8 1 (2.33%) Splunk