The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 85 74 81
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 12 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.18% 1.97% 1.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.15% 9.01% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 18
Average salary £43,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.17% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £43,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
WebSphere
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
195 222 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.16% 21.87% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 161 213 270
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,350 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,337 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

WebSphere
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 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Luton -4 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Dunstable -8 1 £54,000 -13.60%
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 20 (58.82%) IBM
2 19 (55.88%) Java
3 15 (44.12%) UNIX
4 14 (41.18%) Oracle
5 12 (35.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (35.29%) SAP
5 12 (35.29%) Migration
6 11 (32.35%) JBoss
7 10 (29.41%) Web Services
7 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 10 (29.41%) SQL
7 10 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
7 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (29.41%) Cincom
7 10 (29.41%) Data Management
7 10 (29.41%) JSF
7 10 (29.41%) PDM
7 10 (29.41%) Ajax
7 10 (29.41%) Web Development
7 10 (29.41%) Marketing
7 10 (29.41%) jQuery
8 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
9 8 (23.53%) ICEfaces
9 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (23.53%) MyEclipse
9 8 (23.53%) Java EE
9 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 12 (35.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (32.35%) JBoss
3 7 (20.59%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (14.71%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 2 (5.88%) MQSeries
5 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.94%) IIS
6 1 (2.94%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) HTTP
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (26.47%) Relational Database
3 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (23.53%) DB2
3 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Eclipse
1 8 (23.53%) MyEclipse
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
General
1 10 (29.41%) Marketing
2 4 (11.76%) Automotive
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Java Software Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
4 5 (14.71%) IT Strategy Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Strategy Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Product Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Support Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Middleware Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
7 2 (5.88%) Middleware Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Solutions Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) Web Services
1 10 (29.41%) JSF
1 10 (29.41%) Ajax
1 10 (29.41%) jQuery
2 8 (23.53%) ICEfaces
2 8 (23.53%) Java EE
2 8 (23.53%) Struts
2 8 (23.53%) XML
2 8 (23.53%) JSP
3 7 (20.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 6 (17.65%) .NET
5 5 (14.71%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (14.71%) Middleware
6 2 (5.88%) J2EE
6 2 (5.88%) SOAP
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (2.94%) SAP PI
7 1 (2.94%) J2SE
7 1 (2.94%) EDI
7 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) FMCG
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
3 2 (5.88%) iSeries
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) UNIX
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) OS/400
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Migration
2 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (29.41%) PDM
2 10 (29.41%) Data Management
2 10 (29.41%) Web Development
3 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) UML
3 8 (23.53%) OO
3 8 (23.53%) RAD
4 5 (14.71%) Project Planning
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Logistics
6 3 (8.82%) Process Management
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL
7 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.88%) ERP
7 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.94%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 10 (29.41%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
3 4 (11.76%) C
4 2 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) IBM
2 14 (41.18%) Oracle
3 12 (35.29%) SAP
4 10 (29.41%) Cincom
5 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) HP
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Informatica
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.94%) webMethods
6 1 (2.94%) TOWER Software
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) Axway