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 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 83 79 100
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 4 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.38% 1.73% 0.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.40% 9.05% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 6
Average salary £63,750 £43,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.25% +27.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £22,375
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £43,600 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
167 199 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.78% 19.15% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 132 185 201
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 February 2015.

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 February 2015. 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 - 1 £57,500 -
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 12 (75.00%) Java
1 12 (75.00%) UNIX
1 12 (75.00%) JBoss
2 10 (62.50%) Web Services
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (62.50%) JSF
2 10 (62.50%) Ajax
2 10 (62.50%) Web Development
2 10 (62.50%) jQuery
3 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
4 8 (50.00%) MyEclipse
4 8 (50.00%) ICEfaces
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) Java EE
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) Migration
4 8 (50.00%) DB2
4 8 (50.00%) JSP
4 8 (50.00%) Struts
4 8 (50.00%) OO
4 8 (50.00%) RAD
4 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
6 4 (25.00%) webMethods
6 4 (25.00%) SOA

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (75.00%) JBoss
2 10 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) Relational Database
3 8 (50.00%) DB2
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (50.00%) MyEclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
1 10 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Web Services
1 10 (62.50%) JSF
1 10 (62.50%) Ajax
1 10 (62.50%) jQuery
2 8 (50.00%) ICEfaces
2 8 (50.00%) Java EE
2 8 (50.00%) JSP
2 8 (50.00%) Struts
3 2 (12.50%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) SOAP
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) UNIX
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Solaris
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Web Development
2 8 (50.00%) OO
2 8 (50.00%) RAD
2 8 (50.00%) Migration
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 4 (25.00%) webMethods
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat