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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 83 95 91
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 38 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.10% 1.55% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.38% 8.33% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 10
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,500 £26,902
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
366 300 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 20.20% 18.56% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 305 275 247
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
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 25 July 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Bristol

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 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 68 (88.31%) Java
2 67 (87.01%) SQL
3 62 (80.52%) WebLogic
4 60 (77.92%) JBoss
5 57 (74.03%) SQL Server
6 56 (72.73%) Eclipse
7 55 (71.43%) Oracle
7 55 (71.43%) Finance
8 53 (68.83%) GWT
8 53 (68.83%) Unit Testing
9 51 (66.23%) Banking
10 49 (63.64%) Software Engineering
10 49 (63.64%) French Language
10 49 (63.64%) Eclipse RCP
11 48 (62.34%) XML
12 47 (61.04%) JSP
12 47 (61.04%) IBM
13 43 (55.84%) WebSphere MQ
14 42 (54.55%) Degree
14 42 (54.55%) Spring
15 41 (53.25%) Relational Database
16 40 (51.95%) RDBMS
16 40 (51.95%) Client/Server
16 40 (51.95%) JMS
16 40 (51.95%) N-Tier
17 39 (50.65%) Servlets
17 39 (50.65%) XSLT
17 39 (50.65%) Ant
17 39 (50.65%) JUnit
17 39 (50.65%) J2EE

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 62 (80.52%) WebLogic
2 19 (24.68%) Apache ServiceMix
3 8 (10.39%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (10.39%) Tomcat
4 7 (9.09%) Apache
5 4 (5.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.19%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle 10gAS
6 2 (2.60%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.30%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (74.03%) SQL Server
2 41 (53.25%) Relational Database
3 40 (51.95%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.60%) MySQL
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (2.60%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 56 (72.73%) Eclipse
2 49 (63.64%) Eclipse RCP
3 39 (50.65%) Ant
3 39 (50.65%) JUnit
4 8 (10.39%) Jenkins
4 8 (10.39%) Maven
4 8 (10.39%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.60%) JDeveloper
5 2 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.30%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 55 (71.43%) Finance
2 51 (66.23%) Banking
3 49 (63.64%) French Language
4 5 (6.49%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (44.16%) Software Engineer
1 34 (44.16%) Java Software Engineer
2 16 (20.78%) Junior Software Engineer
2 16 (20.78%) Junior Java Software Engineer
2 16 (20.78%) Junior
3 12 (15.58%) Developer
4 11 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 11 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 11 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
5 9 (11.69%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Graduate
8 4 (5.19%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (5.19%) Support Specialist
8 4 (5.19%) Applications Support Specialist
9 3 (3.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.90%) 1st Line Support
10 2 (2.60%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.60%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (68.83%) GWT
2 48 (62.34%) XML
3 47 (61.04%) JSP
4 43 (55.84%) WebSphere MQ
5 42 (54.55%) Spring
6 40 (51.95%) JMS
7 39 (50.65%) XSLT
7 39 (50.65%) Servlets
7 39 (50.65%) J2EE
8 29 (37.66%) HTML
9 19 (24.68%) OSGi
10 16 (20.78%) SWT
10 16 (20.78%) Struts
11 8 (10.39%) .NET
11 8 (10.39%) CSS
11 8 (10.39%) MyBatis
12 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
13 4 (5.19%) .NET Framework
14 2 (2.60%) Oracle Fusion
14 2 (2.60%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 40 (51.95%) Client/Server
1 40 (51.95%) N-Tier
2 39 (50.65%) Computer Science
2 39 (50.65%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
3 33 (42.86%) SWIFT
4 7 (9.09%) Replication
5 4 (5.19%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.96%) UNIX
2 15 (19.48%) Windows
3 10 (12.99%) Linux
4 4 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.60%) HPUX
5 2 (2.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (68.83%) Unit Testing
2 49 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 38 (49.35%) UML
4 36 (46.75%) Problem Management
5 34 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (24.68%) TDD
6 19 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (24.68%) Scrum
7 16 (20.78%) OO
8 15 (19.48%) OOA/OOD
8 15 (19.48%) Workflow
9 10 (12.99%) ITIL
10 7 (9.09%) Content Management
11 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
12 2 (2.60%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (2.60%) BPEL
12 2 (2.60%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (2.60%) Performance Analysis
13 1 (1.30%) Database Tuning
13 1 (1.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 68 (88.31%) Java
2 67 (87.01%) SQL
3 24 (31.17%) JavaScript
4 15 (19.48%) C
5 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (54.55%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.38%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (2.60%) OpenView
1 2 (2.60%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 60 (77.92%) JBoss
2 55 (71.43%) Oracle
3 47 (61.04%) IBM
4 37 (48.05%) Google
5 35 (45.45%) VMware
6 6 (7.79%) Sybase
6 6 (7.79%) HP
7 4 (5.19%) Citrix
7 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.19%) Sage
7 4 (5.19%) Remedy
8 2 (2.60%) Micro Focus
8 2 (2.60%) BMC
8 2 (2.60%) SAP
9 1 (1.30%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.30%) BEA
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago