The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 17 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.56% 0.32% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.76% 1.92% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £105,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
WebSphere
London

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

Application Platforms Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
17 52 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 21.79% 16.46% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 47 27
Average salary £51,000 £77,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.19% +14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £38,400
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) SAML
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) OAuth
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Assembla
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Grunt
3 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (33.33%) JSHint
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Bower
3 1 (33.33%) LESS

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Grunt
2 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (33.33%) JSHint
2 1 (33.33%) Bower
2 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
2 1 (33.33%) Gradle
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) UI Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) UI Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) OAuth
1 2 (66.67%) SAML
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) OpenID
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) JSLint
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Dependency Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Assembla
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft