The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank - 59 43
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 0.81% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.69% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.24%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
WebSphere
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Application Platforms Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
41 64 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.62% 17.25% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 40 55 34
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Bedford

WebSphere
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
3 1 (33.33%) C

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Logistics
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft