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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 103 115 115
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 2 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.40% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.84% 2.16% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 4
Average salary - £65,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +73.33%
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
237 324 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.82% 18.52% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 211 267 289
Average salary £43,900 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,625 £31,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 7 July 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 8 (88.89%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Google
5 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (22.22%) GWT
6 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
6 2 (22.22%) Lumension
6 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
6 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
6 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (22.22%) ArcGIS
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Integration Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Principal Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Web Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Web Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) JSF
3 2 (22.22%) Dojo
3 2 (22.22%) GWT
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Spring Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 1 (11.11%) Symfony
4 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) Struts
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) GIS
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Internet of Things
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) Web Development
1 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
1 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
1 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
1 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 2 (22.22%) Process Management
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Information Management
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
2 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Varnish
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Google
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Sophos
3 2 (22.22%) ESRI
3 2 (22.22%) Fujitsu
3 2 (22.22%) Lumension
4 1 (11.11%) Zend
4 1 (11.11%) Cognos