The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 81 80 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 4 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.42% 1.18% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.30% 5.69% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 2
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,300 £40,050 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £42,500 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
174 211 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.09% 20.81% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 159 197 231
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable -4 1 £54,000 -13.60%
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (83.33%) Migration
3 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (75.00%) JBoss
4 8 (66.67%) ICEfaces
4 8 (66.67%) jQuery
4 8 (66.67%) JSP
4 8 (66.67%) Struts
4 8 (66.67%) Web Services
4 8 (66.67%) JSF
4 8 (66.67%) Ajax
4 8 (66.67%) Java EE
4 8 (66.67%) Eclipse
4 8 (66.67%) MyEclipse
4 8 (66.67%) OO
4 8 (66.67%) RAD
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (66.67%) DB2
4 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 8 (66.67%) Web Development
4 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) Middleware
6 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (75.00%) JBoss
3 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (16.67%) MQSeries
4 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) DB2
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 8 (66.67%) MyEclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) JSP
1 8 (66.67%) Struts
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
1 8 (66.67%) JSF
1 8 (66.67%) Ajax
1 8 (66.67%) Java EE
1 8 (66.67%) jQuery
1 8 (66.67%) ICEfaces
2 4 (33.33%) Middleware
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Migration
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) RAD
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Web Development
3 3 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) C
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) IBM
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle