Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
UK > Scotland
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 179 167
Rank change year-on-year +21 -12 -35
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 67 49 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.26% 0.88% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.41% 5.50% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 45 12 35
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £47,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.95% -4.50% +20.48%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,825 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 797 891 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.93% 16.02% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 489 514 541
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,108 £30,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -7 39 £51,750 +8.95% 6
Edinburgh +16 21 £51,250 -43.06% 3
South Lanarkshire - 5 £55,000 - 3
WebSphere
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 41 (61.19%) SQL
2 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (46.27%) Java
4 30 (44.78%) SQL Server
4 30 (44.78%) Finance
5 29 (43.28%) Oracle
6 27 (40.30%) TDD
7 26 (38.81%) Scrum
8 25 (37.31%) Banking
9 22 (32.84%) Cucumber
10 21 (31.34%) HTML
11 20 (29.85%) .NET
11 20 (29.85%) JBoss
12 19 (28.36%) OOP
12 19 (28.36%) C#
12 19 (28.36%) Web Services
12 19 (28.36%) LINQ
12 19 (28.36%) WCF
13 17 (25.37%) Gherkin
13 17 (25.37%) CSS
13 17 (25.37%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (23.88%) Hibernate
15 15 (22.39%) Spring
15 15 (22.39%) JSP
16 14 (20.90%) WebLogic
16 14 (20.90%) XML
16 14 (20.90%) Docker
17 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (19.40%) Git (software)
17 13 (19.40%) WebSphere Application Server

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 20 (29.85%) JBoss
2 14 (20.90%) WebLogic
3 13 (19.40%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (11.94%) Tomcat
5 6 (8.96%) WildFly
6 5 (7.46%) Apache
7 4 (5.97%) Jetty
7 4 (5.97%) MQSeries
8 3 (4.48%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (1.49%) Confluence
9 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.97%) OpenShift
3 3 (4.48%) SaaS
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.49%) GitHub
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.49%) npm
5 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.46%) DNS
3 4 (5.97%) FTP
3 4 (5.97%) HTTPS
3 4 (5.97%) WinSCP
4 3 (4.48%) AMQP
4 3 (4.48%) HTTP
4 3 (4.48%) SAN
4 3 (4.48%) SMTP
5 2 (2.99%) Internet
5 2 (2.99%) SSL
6 1 (1.49%) DHCP
6 1 (1.49%) Firewall
6 1 (1.49%) MPLS
6 1 (1.49%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.45%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.96%) MariaDB
5 4 (5.97%) Couchbase
5 4 (5.97%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.97%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.48%) DB2
6 3 (4.48%) Redis
6 3 (4.48%) Riak
7 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (32.84%) Cucumber
2 13 (19.40%) Git (software)
3 11 (16.42%) Gradle
4 10 (14.93%) Eclipse
5 9 (13.43%) Jenkins
6 6 (8.96%) Android Studio
6 6 (8.96%) Ant
6 6 (8.96%) Selenium
6 6 (8.96%) Subversion
7 4 (5.97%) ClearCase
7 4 (5.97%) Vagrant
7 4 (5.97%) XMLSpy
8 3 (4.48%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.49%) GitLab
9 1 (1.49%) Grunt
9 1 (1.49%) gulp
9 1 (1.49%) IBM UrbanCode
9 1 (1.49%) JIRA
9 1 (1.49%) Maven
9 1 (1.49%) SonarQube
General
1 30 (44.78%) Finance
2 25 (37.31%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (52.24%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.37%) C# .NET Developer
3 17 (25.37%) C# Developer
4 15 (22.39%) Senior Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Java Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Senior .NET Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Senior C# Developer
6 9 (13.43%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Development Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Principal Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Principal Software Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Software Development Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Administrator
8 4 (5.97%) Consultant
9 3 (4.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.34%) HTML
2 20 (29.85%) .NET
3 19 (28.36%) LINQ
3 19 (28.36%) WCF
3 19 (28.36%) Web Services
4 17 (25.37%) CSS
4 17 (25.37%) Gherkin
5 16 (23.88%) Hibernate
6 15 (22.39%) JSP
6 15 (22.39%) Spring
7 14 (20.90%) XML
8 11 (16.42%) JPA
8 11 (16.42%) JSON
9 10 (14.93%) EJB
9 10 (14.93%) EJB 3.0
9 10 (14.93%) Java EE
10 9 (13.43%) AngularJS
10 9 (13.43%) Spring Boot
11 8 (11.94%) HTML5
11 8 (11.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) Clustering
3 4 (5.97%) DataPower
3 4 (5.97%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.97%) SWIFT
4 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.48%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Unix
2 10 (14.93%) Android
3 9 (13.43%) Linux
4 8 (11.94%) Windows
5 7 (10.45%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.48%) Solaris
8 2 (2.99%) AIX
9 1 (1.49%) CentOS
9 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (40.30%) TDD
3 26 (38.81%) Scrum
4 19 (28.36%) OOP
5 17 (25.37%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (16.42%) Microservices
6 11 (16.42%) UML
7 9 (13.43%) Android Development
7 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
8 7 (10.45%) ITSM
8 7 (10.45%) Kanban
8 7 (10.45%) Service Management
8 7 (10.45%) Test Automation
9 6 (8.96%) Configuration Management
9 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.96%) Deployment Automation
9 6 (8.96%) Integration Testing
9 6 (8.96%) iOS Development
9 6 (8.96%) IT Strategy
9 6 (8.96%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 41 (61.19%) SQL
2 31 (46.27%) Java
3 19 (28.36%) C#
4 10 (14.93%) Bash Shell
4 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.43%) Python
6 6 (8.96%) Ruby
7 4 (5.97%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.97%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.49%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.49%) C++
8 1 (1.49%) C-shell
8 1 (1.49%) Groovy
8 1 (1.49%) Java 8
8 1 (1.49%) Jython
8 1 (1.49%) Korn
8 1 (1.49%) Perl
8 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
2 4 (5.97%) SEPA
System Software
1 14 (20.90%) Docker
2 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.99%) vSphere
4 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) NFS
4 1 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.96%) Ansible
2 6 (8.96%) Puppet
3 5 (7.46%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.97%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (4.48%) Cobbler
6 2 (2.99%) BladeLogic
6 2 (2.99%) Salt
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (1.49%) SCCM
7 1 (1.49%) SCOM
7 1 (1.49%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.49%) vMotion
7 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
7 1 (1.49%) WMI
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) Oracle
2 9 (13.43%) IBM
3 6 (8.96%) VMware
4 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.97%) HP
5 4 (5.97%) Remedy
5 4 (5.97%) TIBCO
5 4 (5.97%) Veritas
6 3 (4.48%) Informatica
7 2 (2.99%) Citrix
8 1 (1.49%) Adobe
8 1 (1.49%) EMC
8 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.49%) Splunk
8 1 (1.49%) Sun