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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 102 119 106
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 3 2 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 0.11% 1.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.20% 0.78% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 21
Average salary - £65,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +37.89%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -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
249 257 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.79% 14.26% 18.51%
Number of salaries quoted 210 215 318
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 24 April 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 13 (92.86%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) J2EE
3 10 (71.43%) Oracle
3 10 (71.43%) IBM
4 9 (64.29%) .NET
4 9 (64.29%) Google
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
6 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (50.00%) OpenStack
6 7 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (42.86%) Test Planning
7 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (42.86%) Web Development
7 6 (42.86%) Ruby
7 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
7 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 6 (42.86%) PHP
7 6 (42.86%) SQL
8 5 (35.71%) JBoss
8 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
8 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
8 5 (35.71%) Spring
8 5 (35.71%) Information Management
8 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 7 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 5 (35.71%) JBoss
3 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
4 4 (28.57%) Node.js
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) ArcGIS
5 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 2 (14.29%) ClearCase
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Integration Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Web Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Web Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Principal Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Development Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) J2EE
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
4 4 (28.57%) Symfony
4 4 (28.57%) CakePHP
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) Struts
4 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) GWT
6 2 (14.29%) JSF
6 2 (14.29%) Dojo
7 1 (7.14%) Spring Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
7 1 (7.14%) Middleware
7 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
4 4 (28.57%) Internet of Things
5 2 (14.29%) GIS
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Web Development
1 6 (42.86%) Test Planning
2 5 (35.71%) Information Management
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Software Licensing
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Image Processing
5 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Process Management
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) DRM
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Ruby
3 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 2 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) C
5 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Varnish
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) XenServer
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) IBM
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) Google
3 4 (28.57%) Zend
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Sophos
4 2 (14.29%) ESRI
4 2 (14.29%) Lumension
4 2 (14.29%) Fujitsu
5 1 (7.14%) Rackspace
5 1 (7.14%) Marketo
5 1 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) Cognos
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com