The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 104 117 118
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.21% 0.22% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.25% 1.44% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £51,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.42%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
WebSphere
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
240 278 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.87% 15.33% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 215 224 294
Average salary £43,900 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.06% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,700 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Cambridge

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 11 (91.67%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) J2EE
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 8 (66.67%) IBM
4 7 (58.33%) .NET
4 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) Google
5 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) PHP
6 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (41.67%) Ruby
6 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
6 5 (41.67%) Web Development
6 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (41.67%) OpenStack
6 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
6 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (41.67%) Test Planning
6 5 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (33.33%) Spring
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) Windows
7 4 (33.33%) JBoss
7 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 3 (25.00%) Struts

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (41.67%) OpenStack
3 4 (33.33%) JBoss
3 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (25.00%) Node.js
5 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (16.67%) ArcGIS
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Principal Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Lead Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Software Integration Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Web Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Web Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) J2EE
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 3 (25.00%) Struts
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (25.00%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) Symfony
4 3 (25.00%) CakePHP
5 2 (16.67%) GWT
5 2 (16.67%) Dojo
5 2 (16.67%) JSF
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) Middleware
6 1 (8.33%) Apache Camel
6 1 (8.33%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (25.00%) Internet of Things
3 2 (16.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Web Development
1 5 (41.67%) Test Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Information Management
2 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Image Processing
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Varnish
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 7 (58.33%) Google
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Zend
5 2 (16.67%) Fujitsu
5 2 (16.67%) Lumension
5 2 (16.67%) Sophos
5 2 (16.67%) ESRI
6 1 (8.33%) Cognos