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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 88 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 39 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.12% 1.90% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.47% 9.46% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 16
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £32,150 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,250 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
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
412 317 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 22.37% 20.10% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 359 284 232
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 23 September 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Bristol

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (90.67%) Java
2 65 (86.67%) WebLogic
3 63 (84.00%) JBoss
4 62 (82.67%) SQL
5 56 (74.67%) Eclipse
5 56 (74.67%) Unit Testing
6 55 (73.33%) GWT
6 55 (73.33%) Finance
6 55 (73.33%) SQL Server
7 53 (70.67%) Oracle
8 52 (69.33%) Banking
9 48 (64.00%) French Language
9 48 (64.00%) Spring
9 48 (64.00%) Software Engineering
9 48 (64.00%) Eclipse RCP
10 44 (58.67%) IBM
11 43 (57.33%) XML
12 42 (56.00%) JSP
12 42 (56.00%) J2EE
12 42 (56.00%) Client/Server
12 42 (56.00%) WebSphere MQ
13 41 (54.67%) RDBMS
13 41 (54.67%) Degree
13 41 (54.67%) Relational Database
14 40 (53.33%) JMS
14 40 (53.33%) N-Tier
15 39 (52.00%) Ant
15 39 (52.00%) JUnit
15 39 (52.00%) Servlets
15 39 (52.00%) Google

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (86.67%) WebLogic
2 26 (34.67%) Apache ServiceMix
3 7 (9.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.67%) Apache
6 2 (2.67%) OpenROAD
7 1 (1.33%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 41 (54.67%) RDBMS
2 41 (54.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 56 (74.67%) Eclipse
2 48 (64.00%) Eclipse RCP
3 39 (52.00%) Ant
3 39 (52.00%) JUnit
4 15 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 15 (20.00%) Maven
4 15 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.33%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (73.33%) Finance
2 52 (69.33%) Banking
3 48 (64.00%) French Language
4 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.33%) Legal
6 2 (2.67%) Back Office
6 2 (2.67%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (46.67%) Software Engineer
1 35 (46.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 16 (21.33%) Junior Software Engineer
2 16 (21.33%) Junior Java Software Engineer
2 16 (21.33%) Developer
2 16 (21.33%) Junior
3 11 (14.67%) Team Leader
3 11 (14.67%) Java Team Leader
4 9 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Applications Support
6 6 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (5.33%) Applications Support Specialist
7 4 (5.33%) Graduate
7 4 (5.33%) Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (5.33%) Support Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (73.33%) GWT
2 48 (64.00%) Spring
3 43 (57.33%) XML
4 42 (56.00%) JSP
4 42 (56.00%) J2EE
4 42 (56.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 40 (53.33%) JMS
6 39 (52.00%) Servlets
7 38 (50.67%) XSLT
8 26 (34.67%) OSGi
9 24 (32.00%) HTML
10 16 (21.33%) Struts
10 16 (21.33%) SWT
11 15 (20.00%) MyBatis
12 3 (4.00%) CSS
12 3 (4.00%) .NET
13 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
14 1 (1.33%) XSD
14 1 (1.33%) J2SE
14 1 (1.33%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 42 (56.00%) Client/Server
2 40 (53.33%) N-Tier
3 39 (52.00%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (49.33%) Computer Science
5 32 (42.67%) Inversion of Control
5 32 (42.67%) SWIFT
6 4 (5.33%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.00%) UNIX
2 11 (14.67%) Linux
3 10 (13.33%) Windows
4 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (74.67%) Unit Testing
2 48 (64.00%) Software Engineering
3 39 (52.00%) Problem Management
4 38 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (49.33%) UML
6 26 (34.67%) TDD
6 26 (34.67%) Scrum
6 26 (34.67%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (20.00%) OO
8 13 (17.33%) OOA/OOD
8 13 (17.33%) Workflow
9 8 (10.67%) ITIL
10 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.67%) ITSM
11 2 (2.67%) Incident Management
11 2 (2.67%) Asset Management
11 2 (2.67%) Content Management
11 2 (2.67%) Performance Tuning
12 1 (1.33%) Database Tuning
12 1 (1.33%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 68 (90.67%) Java
2 62 (82.67%) SQL
3 19 (25.33%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.33%) C
5 2 (2.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (54.67%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.00%) QA
System Software
1 32 (42.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 63 (84.00%) JBoss
2 53 (70.67%) Oracle
3 44 (58.67%) IBM
4 39 (52.00%) Google
5 32 (42.67%) VMware
6 12 (16.00%) Sybase
7 4 (5.33%) HP
7 4 (5.33%) Citrix
7 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.33%) Sage
7 4 (5.33%) Remedy
8 2 (2.67%) CA
8 2 (2.67%) FrontRange
9 1 (1.33%) ION Trading
9 1 (1.33%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.33%) BEA
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
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