The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 133 124 110
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.18% 0.063%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.47% 0.80% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £80,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.09%
WebSphere Application Server
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
424 377 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 22.58% 22.07% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 371 331 272
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Bristol

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Bristol

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Legal
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Sage
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (57.14%) Remedy
2 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
2 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
3 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
3 3 (42.86%) JMS
3 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 3 (42.86%) OO

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (42.86%) JBoss
3 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 3 (42.86%) Ant
1 3 (42.86%) JUnit
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
1 4 (57.14%) Legal
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Specialist
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Support
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Specialist
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Support Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (42.86%) JMS
2 3 (42.86%) J2EE
2 3 (42.86%) JSP
2 3 (42.86%) Servlets
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
2 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) Sage
1 4 (57.14%) Remedy
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Sybase
3 2 (28.57%) ION Trading
4 1 (14.29%) Google