The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 79 93 103
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 40 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.19% 1.48% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.64% 8.00% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 23 8
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,500 £26,105
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
376 300 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 20.61% 18.54% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 313 274 241
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere
South West

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 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Bristol

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 71 (88.75%) Java
2 70 (87.50%) SQL
3 65 (81.25%) WebLogic
4 63 (78.75%) JBoss
5 59 (73.75%) Eclipse
5 59 (73.75%) SQL Server
6 58 (72.50%) Finance
7 57 (71.25%) Oracle
8 56 (70.00%) GWT
8 56 (70.00%) Unit Testing
9 54 (67.50%) Banking
10 52 (65.00%) Software Engineering
10 52 (65.00%) French Language
10 52 (65.00%) Eclipse RCP
11 50 (62.50%) XML
12 49 (61.25%) JSP
12 49 (61.25%) IBM
13 45 (56.25%) Degree
13 45 (56.25%) Spring
13 45 (56.25%) WebSphere MQ
14 43 (53.75%) Relational Database
15 42 (52.50%) Computer Science
15 42 (52.50%) RDBMS
15 42 (52.50%) Client/Server
15 42 (52.50%) JMS
15 42 (52.50%) N-Tier
16 41 (51.25%) Servlets
16 41 (51.25%) XSLT
16 41 (51.25%) Ant
16 41 (51.25%) JUnit

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 65 (81.25%) WebLogic
2 21 (26.25%) Apache ServiceMix
3 8 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (8.75%) Apache
5 4 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.50%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.25%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (73.75%) SQL Server
2 43 (53.75%) Relational Database
3 42 (52.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.50%) MS Access
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 59 (73.75%) Eclipse
2 52 (65.00%) Eclipse RCP
3 41 (51.25%) Ant
3 41 (51.25%) JUnit
4 10 (12.50%) Maven
4 10 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 10 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.50%) JDeveloper
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.25%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (72.50%) Finance
2 54 (67.50%) Banking
3 52 (65.00%) French Language
4 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (46.25%) Java Software Engineer
1 37 (46.25%) Software Engineer
2 17 (21.25%) Junior
2 17 (21.25%) Junior Software Engineer
2 17 (21.25%) Junior Java Software Engineer
3 12 (15.00%) Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Applications Support
4 11 (13.75%) Team Leader
4 11 (13.75%) Java Team Leader
5 9 (11.25%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Graduate
8 4 (5.00%) Support Specialist
8 4 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (5.00%) Applications Support Specialist
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.75%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (70.00%) GWT
2 50 (62.50%) XML
3 49 (61.25%) JSP
4 45 (56.25%) Spring
4 45 (56.25%) WebSphere MQ
5 42 (52.50%) JMS
6 41 (51.25%) Servlets
6 41 (51.25%) XSLT
6 41 (51.25%) J2EE
7 30 (37.50%) HTML
8 21 (26.25%) OSGi
9 17 (21.25%) SWT
9 17 (21.25%) Struts
10 9 (11.25%) MyBatis
11 8 (10.00%) CSS
11 8 (10.00%) .NET
12 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET
13 4 (5.00%) .NET Framework
14 2 (2.50%) Middleware
14 2 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 42 (52.50%) Computer Science
1 42 (52.50%) Client/Server
1 42 (52.50%) N-Tier
2 41 (51.25%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (43.75%) Inversion of Control
3 35 (43.75%) SWIFT
4 7 (8.75%) Replication
5 4 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 32 (40.00%) UNIX
2 15 (18.75%) Windows
3 10 (12.50%) Linux
4 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.50%) HPUX
5 2 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (70.00%) Unit Testing
2 52 (65.00%) Software Engineering
3 40 (50.00%) UML
4 39 (48.75%) Problem Management
5 36 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (26.25%) TDD
6 21 (26.25%) Scrum
6 21 (26.25%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (20.00%) OO
8 15 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
8 15 (18.75%) Workflow
9 10 (12.50%) ITIL
10 7 (8.75%) Content Management
11 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
12 2 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (2.50%) BPEL
12 2 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.50%) Performance Analysis
13 1 (1.25%) Analytics
13 1 (1.25%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 71 (88.75%) Java
2 70 (87.50%) SQL
3 25 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.75%) C
5 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (56.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.75%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (2.50%) OpenView
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 63 (78.75%) JBoss
2 57 (71.25%) Oracle
3 49 (61.25%) IBM
4 39 (48.75%) Google
5 37 (46.25%) VMware
6 6 (7.50%) Sybase
6 6 (7.50%) HP
7 4 (5.00%) Remedy
7 4 (5.00%) Citrix
7 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.00%) Sage
8 2 (2.50%) Micro Focus
8 2 (2.50%) BMC
8 2 (2.50%) SAP
9 1 (1.25%) BEA
9 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.25%) TIBCO
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 5 days ago