The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 94 86 92
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 42 39 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.24% 2.14% 1.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.19% 10.51% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 24
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
WebSphere
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
513 371 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 27.32% 20.40% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 450 308 273
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Bristol

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Bristol

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 67 (91.78%) Java
2 61 (83.56%) Oracle
3 54 (73.97%) SQL Server
4 50 (68.49%) WebLogic
4 50 (68.49%) JBoss
5 47 (64.38%) JSP
5 47 (64.38%) XML
6 40 (54.79%) SQL
7 38 (52.05%) HTML
7 38 (52.05%) Degree
7 38 (52.05%) Computer Science
7 38 (52.05%) GWT
7 38 (52.05%) Unit Testing
8 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
9 33 (45.21%) J2EE
10 32 (43.84%) UNIX
10 32 (43.84%) Software Engineering
11 30 (41.10%) Eclipse
11 30 (41.10%) Eclipse RCP
12 28 (38.36%) Google
12 28 (38.36%) Problem Management
12 28 (38.36%) Finance
12 28 (38.36%) Banking
12 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (35.62%) Spring
13 26 (35.62%) Tomcat
14 25 (34.25%) XSLT
14 25 (34.25%) Maven
14 25 (34.25%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (34.25%) TDD

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 50 (68.49%) WebLogic
1 50 (68.49%) JBoss
2 26 (35.62%) Tomcat
3 20 (27.40%) Apache ServiceMix
4 7 (9.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (6.85%) Apache
5 5 (6.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (6.85%) ArcGIS
5 5 (6.85%) ArcSDE
5 5 (6.85%) Joomla!
5 5 (6.85%) nginx
5 5 (6.85%) Node.js
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (73.97%) SQL Server
2 22 (30.14%) Relational Database
2 22 (30.14%) RDBMS
3 7 (9.59%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (8.22%) MySQL
5 5 (6.85%) MS Access
5 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (41.10%) Eclipse
1 30 (41.10%) Eclipse RCP
2 25 (34.25%) Jenkins
2 25 (34.25%) Maven
3 20 (27.40%) Git (software)
3 20 (27.40%) Ant
3 20 (27.40%) JUnit
4 5 (6.85%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (6.85%) Subversion
General
1 28 (38.36%) Finance
1 28 (38.36%) Banking
2 14 (19.18%) French Language
3 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (38.36%) Software Engineer
2 22 (30.14%) Applications Support
3 20 (27.40%) Java Software Engineer
4 19 (26.03%) Developer
5 16 (21.92%) Applications Support Engineer
5 16 (21.92%) Support Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Software Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Analyst
7 7 (9.59%) Support Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Graduate
8 6 (8.22%) Junior
8 6 (8.22%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Junior Software Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Software Support Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Technical Support Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) GIS Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (64.38%) JSP
1 47 (64.38%) XML
2 38 (52.05%) HTML
2 38 (52.05%) GWT
3 33 (45.21%) J2EE
4 26 (35.62%) Spring
5 25 (34.25%) XSLT
6 23 (31.51%) JMS
6 23 (31.51%) WebSphere MQ
6 23 (31.51%) .NET
6 23 (31.51%) CSS
7 20 (27.40%) OSGi
7 20 (27.40%) Servlets
8 16 (21.92%) ASP.NET
9 13 (17.81%) Struts
10 10 (13.70%) Ajax
10 10 (13.70%) SWT
11 5 (6.85%) JSON
11 5 (6.85%) Java EE
11 5 (6.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 38 (52.05%) Computer Science
2 23 (31.51%) Client/Server
2 23 (31.51%) N-Tier
3 20 (27.40%) Inversion of Control
3 20 (27.40%) SWIFT
4 17 (23.29%) Replication
5 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (6.85%) User Experience
6 5 (6.85%) Mathematics
6 5 (6.85%) GIS
7 1 (1.37%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.84%) UNIX
2 18 (24.66%) Linux
3 15 (20.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.05%) Unit Testing
2 32 (43.84%) Software Engineering
3 28 (38.36%) Problem Management
3 28 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (34.25%) TDD
4 25 (34.25%) Scrum
4 25 (34.25%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (30.14%) UML
6 16 (21.92%) Content Management
7 13 (17.81%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (16.44%) OO
9 7 (9.59%) ITIL
10 5 (6.85%) RUP
10 5 (6.85%) DSDM
10 5 (6.85%) Data Management
10 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.85%) Release Management
10 5 (6.85%) Integration Testing
11 4 (5.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (91.78%) Java
2 40 (54.79%) SQL
3 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.70%) PHP
5 7 (9.59%) C
6 5 (6.85%) Perl
6 5 (6.85%) Delphi
6 5 (6.85%) VBA
6 5 (6.85%) Python
6 5 (6.85%) Pascal
6 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.85%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.74%) ActionScript
7 2 (2.74%) C#
7 2 (2.74%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (52.05%) Degree
2 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
2 7 (9.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) QA
System Software
1 20 (27.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Vendors
1 61 (83.56%) Oracle
2 28 (38.36%) Google
3 22 (30.14%) Sybase
4 20 (27.40%) VMware
5 17 (23.29%) IBM
6 12 (16.44%) BEA
7 5 (6.85%) Mapinfo
7 5 (6.85%) ESRI
7 5 (6.85%) BancTec
7 5 (6.85%) Compuware
8 2 (2.74%) Adobe
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago