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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 89 89 107
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 37 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.95% 1.78% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.81% 8.90% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 10
Average salary £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% +3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
420 337 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 22.16% 20.01% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 375 287 357
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 5 March 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Bristol

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 50 (90.91%) Java
2 42 (76.36%) JBoss
3 40 (72.73%) WebLogic
3 40 (72.73%) Oracle
4 38 (69.09%) SQL
5 32 (58.18%) JSP
5 32 (58.18%) XML
5 32 (58.18%) Eclipse
5 32 (58.18%) Unit Testing
6 31 (56.36%) GWT
7 30 (54.55%) Spring
8 28 (50.91%) Software Engineering
8 28 (50.91%) SQL Server
9 27 (49.09%) HTML
9 27 (49.09%) IBM
9 27 (49.09%) Finance
10 26 (47.27%) Degree
10 26 (47.27%) Banking
10 26 (47.27%) Computer Science
10 26 (47.27%) French Language
10 26 (47.27%) Problem Management
10 26 (47.27%) Eclipse RCP
11 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
11 25 (45.45%) J2EE
12 24 (43.64%) UNIX
13 21 (38.18%) UML
13 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (36.36%) Ant
15 19 (34.55%) JUnit
15 19 (34.55%) Servlets

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 42 (76.36%) JBoss
2 40 (72.73%) WebLogic
3 14 (25.45%) Apache ServiceMix
3 14 (25.45%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.27%) Joomla!
4 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.91%) SQL Server
2 19 (34.55%) RDBMS
2 19 (34.55%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.27%) MS Access
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (58.18%) Eclipse
2 26 (47.27%) Eclipse RCP
3 20 (36.36%) Ant
4 19 (34.55%) JUnit
4 19 (34.55%) Maven
4 19 (34.55%) Jenkins
5 15 (27.27%) Git (software)
6 5 (9.09%) Subversion
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.82%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.82%) Hudson
8 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.82%) Gradle
General
1 27 (49.09%) Finance
2 26 (47.27%) Banking
2 26 (47.27%) French Language
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (47.27%) Software Engineer
1 26 (47.27%) Java Software Engineer
2 16 (29.09%) Developer
3 12 (21.82%) Junior
3 12 (21.82%) Applications Support
3 12 (21.82%) Junior Software Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) Junior Java Software Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Support Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Applications Support Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Support
6 4 (7.27%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Software Support Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) JSP
1 32 (58.18%) XML
2 31 (56.36%) GWT
3 30 (54.55%) Spring
4 27 (49.09%) HTML
5 25 (45.45%) J2EE
6 19 (34.55%) Servlets
6 19 (34.55%) JMS
7 18 (32.73%) WebSphere MQ
7 18 (32.73%) XSLT
8 15 (27.27%) Struts
9 14 (25.45%) OSGi
10 12 (21.82%) SWT
10 12 (21.82%) MyBatis
11 11 (20.00%) CSS
12 10 (18.18%) .NET
13 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET
14 5 (9.09%) Ajax
15 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
16 2 (3.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (47.27%) Computer Science
2 19 (34.55%) Client/Server
2 19 (34.55%) N-Tier
2 19 (34.55%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (25.45%) Inversion of Control
3 14 (25.45%) SWIFT
4 8 (14.55%) Replication
5 2 (3.64%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) UNIX
2 9 (16.36%) Linux
3 6 (10.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Unit Testing
2 28 (50.91%) Software Engineering
3 26 (47.27%) Problem Management
4 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (38.18%) UML
5 16 (29.09%) Scrum
6 15 (27.27%) TDD
6 15 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (14.55%) Content Management
8 4 (7.27%) ITIL
8 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.27%) Release Management
9 2 (3.64%) Software Architecture
9 2 (3.64%) Validation
9 2 (3.64%) OOD
9 2 (3.64%) SOA
9 2 (3.64%) OOP
9 2 (3.64%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (3.64%) OO
9 2 (3.64%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 50 (90.91%) Java
2 38 (69.09%) SQL
3 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.27%) PHP
4 4 (7.27%) VBA
4 4 (7.27%) Pascal
4 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.27%) Delphi
5 3 (5.45%) C#
6 2 (3.64%) C++
6 2 (3.64%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 26 (47.27%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) VCP4
3 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) QA
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 40 (72.73%) Oracle
2 27 (49.09%) IBM
3 19 (34.55%) Google
4 14 (25.45%) VMware
5 7 (12.73%) Sybase
6 6 (10.91%) Business Objects
7 4 (7.27%) Compuware
7 4 (7.27%) BancTec
8 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
8 2 (3.64%) Adobe
9 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.82%) ION Trading