The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 301 304 302
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 17 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.15% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.72% 0.80% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 34
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £38,628 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £72,500 £62,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
WebSphere Application Server
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 City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
2353 2124 2481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.49% 18.21% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1992 1901 2292
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £71,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the City of London region.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in the City of London

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in the City of London

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 49 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 27 (55.10%) Java
3 22 (44.90%) Finance
4 21 (42.86%) IBM
5 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (36.73%) Middleware
6 18 (36.73%) Oracle
7 15 (30.61%) DB2
7 15 (30.61%) Linux
8 14 (28.57%) SQL
8 14 (28.57%) Banking
9 13 (26.53%) WebSphere MQ
9 13 (26.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
10 12 (24.49%) SOA
10 12 (24.49%) WebSphere Process Server
11 11 (22.45%) Retail
11 11 (22.45%) HTTP
11 11 (22.45%) WebLogic
11 11 (22.45%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 10 (20.41%) Oracle Fusion
12 10 (20.41%) XML
12 10 (20.41%) UNIX
12 10 (20.41%) Scrum
13 9 (18.37%) Workflow
13 9 (18.37%) J2EE
13 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
14 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
14 8 (16.33%) JBoss
14 8 (16.33%) SOAP

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (24.49%) WebSphere Process Server
3 11 (22.45%) WebLogic
3 11 (22.45%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 8 (16.33%) WebLogic Portal
4 8 (16.33%) WebLogic Integration
4 8 (16.33%) AquaLogic
4 8 (16.33%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
6 6 (12.24%) Apache
7 5 (10.20%) IIS
8 2 (4.08%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (4.08%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (4.08%) GlassFish
9 1 (2.04%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle BPM
1 8 (16.33%) AquaLogic BPM
2 4 (8.16%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
2 4 (8.16%) IntelliMatch
3 3 (6.12%) Kondor+
3 3 (6.12%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.04%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) HTTP
2 6 (12.24%) Internet
3 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.16%) SSL
4 3 (6.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) DB2
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.24%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.12%) Hyperion Smart View
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.04%) QlikView
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) DataStage
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Maven
2 3 (6.12%) Subversion
2 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (44.90%) Finance
2 14 (28.57%) Banking
3 11 (22.45%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Architect
2 9 (18.37%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.20%) WebSphere Specialist
4 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.16%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Designer
7 2 (4.08%) Middleware Specialist
8 1 (2.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Lead Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) Middleware
2 13 (26.53%) WebSphere MQ
2 13 (26.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 10 (20.41%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (20.41%) XML
4 9 (18.37%) J2EE
5 8 (16.33%) SOAP
6 7 (14.29%) Spring
6 7 (14.29%) Ajax
6 7 (14.29%) JSP
7 6 (12.24%) Struts
7 6 (12.24%) Web Services
7 6 (12.24%) JSF
7 6 (12.24%) JAX-RS
7 6 (12.24%) RESTful
7 6 (12.24%) ICEfaces
7 6 (12.24%) jQuery
7 6 (12.24%) Java EE
8 4 (8.16%) WSDL
8 4 (8.16%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Open Source
1 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.24%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (8.16%) SWIFT
4 3 (6.12%) STB
4 3 (6.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) UNIX
3 6 (12.24%) Windows
3 6 (12.24%) AIX
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) SUSE
4 1 (2.04%) Solaris
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) SOA
3 10 (20.41%) Scrum
4 9 (18.37%) Workflow
5 8 (16.33%) ERP
5 8 (16.33%) RUP
5 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
5 8 (16.33%) Unified Process
5 8 (16.33%) Coaching
6 7 (14.29%) Change Management
7 6 (12.24%) TDD
7 6 (12.24%) Web Development
8 5 (10.20%) Release Management
8 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.20%) ITIL
9 4 (8.16%) UML
9 4 (8.16%) TOGAF
9 4 (8.16%) SysML
9 4 (8.16%) Requirements Management
9 4 (8.16%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) Java
2 14 (28.57%) SQL
3 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.20%) Perl
4 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.16%) ActionScript
5 4 (8.16%) C
5 4 (8.16%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (4.08%) Korn
7 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VBA
7 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) OpenSSO
1 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (42.86%) IBM
2 18 (36.73%) Oracle
3 8 (16.33%) JBoss
4 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 5 (10.20%) TIBCO
5 5 (10.20%) Sun
5 5 (10.20%) Sybase
6 4 (8.16%) Software AG
6 4 (8.16%) Brady
7 3 (6.12%) NCR
8 1 (2.04%) Actimize
8 1 (2.04%) VMware
8 1 (2.04%) Remedy
8 1 (2.04%) NetApp
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft