The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 88 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 27 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.05% 0.86% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.34% 4.18% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 1
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
289 239 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.96% 20.66% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 271 208 187
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WebSphere
East of England

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton -4 1 £40,000 -11.11%
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 39 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (94.87%) DB2
3 36 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 36 (92.31%) JSP
3 36 (92.31%) Struts
3 36 (92.31%) Web Services
3 36 (92.31%) UNIX
3 36 (92.31%) JBoss
4 35 (89.74%) Eclipse
4 35 (89.74%) Web Development
5 34 (87.18%) JSF
6 33 (84.62%) WebSphere Application Server
7 32 (82.05%) SQL Server
7 32 (82.05%) Ajax
7 32 (82.05%) Relational Database
8 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (76.92%) ICEfaces
10 29 (74.36%) Migration
11 28 (71.79%) Java EE
11 28 (71.79%) jQuery
11 28 (71.79%) MyEclipse
12 27 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (69.23%) SQL Server 2005
12 27 (69.23%) RAD
12 27 (69.23%) OO
13 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
14 13 (33.33%) Analytics
15 10 (25.64%) AIX
16 8 (20.51%) EJB
17 6 (15.38%) SQL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 33 (84.62%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.56%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (94.87%) DB2
2 32 (82.05%) SQL Server
2 32 (82.05%) Relational Database
3 27 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (69.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (12.82%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 35 (89.74%) Eclipse
2 28 (71.79%) MyEclipse
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Developer
1 21 (53.85%) Java Developer
2 19 (48.72%) Java Software Engineer
2 19 (48.72%) Software Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) WebSphere Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Java Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Java Programmer
4 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (2.56%) Programmer
4 1 (2.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) JSP
1 36 (92.31%) Struts
1 36 (92.31%) Web Services
2 34 (87.18%) JSF
3 32 (82.05%) Ajax
4 30 (76.92%) ICEfaces
5 28 (71.79%) Java EE
5 28 (71.79%) jQuery
6 8 (20.51%) EJB
7 2 (5.13%) .NET
8 1 (2.56%) XML
8 1 (2.56%) Middleware
8 1 (2.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Open Source
1 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) UNIX
2 10 (25.64%) AIX
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) Web Development
2 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (74.36%) Migration
4 27 (69.23%) RAD
4 27 (69.23%) OO
5 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
6 13 (33.33%) Analytics
7 6 (15.38%) ETL
8 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.82%) Performance Testing
9 4 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (2.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (92.31%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) PHP
Vendors
1 36 (92.31%) JBoss
2 2 (5.13%) Sunopsis
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.56%) TIBCO