The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Basingstoke region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 74 63 23
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -40
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 7 23 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.99% 2.69% 7.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.33% 11.17% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 43
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
Application Platforms Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
210 206 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 29.75% 24.07% 23.20%
Number of salaries quoted 172 144 127
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WebSphere
Hampshire

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Basingstoke

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere.

1 22 (55.00%) Middleware
2 20 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 20 (50.00%) Finance
3 18 (45.00%) Security Cleared
3 18 (45.00%) SC Cleared
4 17 (42.50%) IBM
4 17 (42.50%) Oracle
5 15 (37.50%) .NET
6 14 (35.00%) Windows
6 14 (35.00%) DataPower
7 13 (32.50%) Risk Management
8 12 (30.00%) SOA
8 12 (30.00%) Web Services
9 10 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 9 (22.50%) HACMP
10 9 (22.50%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (22.50%) Financial Institution
10 9 (22.50%) SSL
11 8 (20.00%) IIS
12 7 (17.50%) ISEB
12 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
12 7 (17.50%) XML
12 7 (17.50%) SOAP
12 7 (17.50%) Test Scripting
12 7 (17.50%) ISTQB
12 7 (17.50%) Test Strategy
13 6 (15.00%) Retail
13 6 (15.00%) Fujitsu
13 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
14 5 (12.50%) Apache

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (22.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (20.00%) IIS
4 5 (12.50%) Apache
4 5 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 4 (10.00%) CMS
5 4 (10.00%) Alfresco
5 4 (10.00%) Apache Solr
5 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) SSL
2 3 (7.50%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Ant
1 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Financial Institution
3 6 (15.00%) Retail
3 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Architect
2 9 (22.50%) Administrator
2 9 (22.50%) WebSphere Administrator
3 8 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 8 (20.00%) Consultant
4 7 (17.50%) Test Consultant
4 7 (17.50%) .NET Architect
5 6 (15.00%) Analyst
5 6 (15.00%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Java Programmer
6 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Specialist
6 4 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Programmer
7 3 (7.50%) Middleware Specialist
8 1 (2.50%) Middleware Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Middleware Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) Middleware
2 15 (37.50%) .NET
3 12 (30.00%) Web Services
4 10 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (17.50%) XML
5 7 (17.50%) SOAP
6 4 (10.00%) Lucene
6 4 (10.00%) Spring
6 4 (10.00%) Servlets
6 4 (10.00%) J2EE
6 4 (10.00%) J2SE
7 1 (2.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) DataPower
2 9 (22.50%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Risk Management
2 12 (30.00%) SOA
3 7 (17.50%) Test Scripting
3 7 (17.50%) Test Strategy
4 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (10.00%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Security Cleared
1 18 (45.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) ISEB
2 7 (17.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) IBM
1 17 (42.50%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) Fujitsu
3 4 (10.00%) hybris
3 4 (10.00%) Endeca
4 1 (2.50%) JBoss