The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 207 211 213
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 9 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.00% 1.43% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 8
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +4.65%
WebSphere Application Server
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
897 1122 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.90% 18.89% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 715 837 841
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Reading +2 9 £65,000 -1.88% 1
WebSphere Application Server
South East

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 20 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (90.00%) Java
3 14 (70.00%) Oracle
3 14 (70.00%) JBoss
4 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 12 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (50.00%) J2EE
5 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 10 (50.00%) SOA
5 10 (50.00%) Spring
5 10 (50.00%) Migration
5 10 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (40.00%) SaaS
7 8 (40.00%) IBM
7 8 (40.00%) Firewall
8 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
9 6 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
9 6 (30.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 6 (30.00%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (30.00%) Public Cloud
9 6 (30.00%) Oracle Exadata
9 6 (30.00%) Oracle Exalogic
9 6 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
9 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 20 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (70.00%) JBoss
3 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (30.00%) GlassFish
4 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (20.00%) Liferay
5 4 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (10.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) SaaS
2 6 (30.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) NAS
2 2 (10.00%) LDAP
2 2 (10.00%) ATM
2 2 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.00%) DB2
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) Maven
2 4 (20.00%) Ant
2 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (20.00%) Log4j
3 2 (10.00%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Legal
4 2 (10.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
1 8 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Administrator
3 6 (30.00%) Senior DBA
3 6 (30.00%) DBA
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) J2EE
1 10 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (30.00%) JPA
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (30.00%) WebCenter
2 6 (30.00%) Middleware
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (25.00%) Java SE
3 5 (25.00%) Java EE
4 4 (20.00%) JSON
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) Ajax
4 4 (20.00%) HTML
4 4 (20.00%) EJB
4 4 (20.00%) JSP
4 4 (20.00%) Servlets
4 4 (20.00%) Struts
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
2 6 (30.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (30.00%) Public Cloud
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Exalogic
2 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) UNIX
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (50.00%) SOA
2 10 (50.00%) Migration
3 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (35.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (30.00%) Open Source
5 6 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (30.00%) Multithreading
5 6 (30.00%) Performance Management
5 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (30.00%) Content Management
5 6 (30.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) CRM
5 6 (30.00%) ERP
5 6 (30.00%) Change Management
5 6 (30.00%) Identity Management
5 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (25.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) XQuery
2 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (20.00%) XPath
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (30.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.00%) OpenAM
3 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) MKS