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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 306 304 308
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 20 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.82% 0.83% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 30
Average salary £51,250 £62,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £41,483 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.42%
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
2453 2176 2550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.66% 18.40% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2086 1961 2352
Average salary £50,000 £52,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 57 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 29 (50.88%) Java
3 27 (47.37%) IBM
4 23 (40.35%) Oracle
4 23 (40.35%) Finance
5 21 (36.84%) Linux
6 20 (35.09%) SQL
7 18 (31.58%) Middleware
8 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 15 (26.32%) DB2
9 14 (24.56%) Banking
10 13 (22.81%) WebSphere MQ
10 13 (22.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
11 12 (21.05%) SOA
11 12 (21.05%) Retail
11 12 (21.05%) WebSphere Process Server
11 12 (21.05%) Scrum
12 11 (19.30%) HTTP
12 11 (19.30%) WebLogic
12 11 (19.30%) UNIX
12 11 (19.30%) Windows
12 11 (19.30%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 10 (17.54%) Oracle Fusion
13 10 (17.54%) XML
13 10 (17.54%) IIS
13 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
13 10 (17.54%) J2EE
13 10 (17.54%) Workflow
14 9 (15.79%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 57 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (21.05%) WebSphere Process Server
3 11 (19.30%) WebLogic
3 11 (19.30%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 10 (17.54%) IIS
5 8 (14.04%) WebLogic Portal
5 8 (14.04%) WebLogic Integration
5 8 (14.04%) AquaLogic
5 8 (14.04%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
7 6 (10.53%) Apache
8 2 (3.51%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (3.51%) GlassFish
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle BPM
1 8 (14.04%) AquaLogic BPM
2 6 (10.53%) Maximo
3 4 (7.02%) IntelliMatch
3 4 (7.02%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 3 (5.26%) Kondor+
4 3 (5.26%) HiPortfolio
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.75%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) HTTP
2 6 (10.53%) Internet
3 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.02%) SSL
4 3 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
1 15 (26.32%) DB2
2 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
2 7 (12.28%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (5.26%) Hyperion Smart View
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.75%) DataStage
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Maven
2 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 23 (40.35%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Banking
3 12 (21.05%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Advertising
4 2 (3.51%) Back Office
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) Support Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Applications Support
4 9 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) Architect
4 9 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.77%) WebSphere Specialist
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (7.02%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
6 4 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Designer
8 2 (3.51%) Middleware Specialist
8 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Lead Java Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Platform Manager
9 1 (1.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Remedy Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.58%) Middleware
2 13 (22.81%) WebSphere MQ
2 13 (22.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 10 (17.54%) Oracle Fusion
3 10 (17.54%) XML
3 10 (17.54%) J2EE
4 8 (14.04%) JSP
4 8 (14.04%) SOAP
4 8 (14.04%) Spring
4 8 (14.04%) Ajax
5 7 (12.28%) Java EE
5 7 (12.28%) JSF
5 7 (12.28%) Struts
5 7 (12.28%) Web Services
5 7 (12.28%) RESTful
5 7 (12.28%) ICEfaces
5 7 (12.28%) jQuery
5 7 (12.28%) JAX-RS
6 4 (7.02%) REST
6 4 (7.02%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Open Source
1 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.53%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (7.02%) SWIFT
4 3 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.26%) STB
5 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.75%) Clustering
6 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) UNIX
2 11 (19.30%) Windows
3 7 (12.28%) AIX
4 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 6 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.75%) SUSE
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) SOA
1 12 (21.05%) Scrum
2 10 (17.54%) Workflow
3 8 (14.04%) Unified Process
3 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
3 8 (14.04%) ERP
3 8 (14.04%) RUP
4 7 (12.28%) TDD
4 7 (12.28%) Web Development
4 7 (12.28%) Problem Management
4 7 (12.28%) Change Management
5 5 (8.77%) Release Management
5 5 (8.77%) ITIL
6 4 (7.02%) UML
6 4 (7.02%) TOGAF
6 4 (7.02%) Test Management
6 4 (7.02%) SysML
6 4 (7.02%) Requirements Management
6 4 (7.02%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) Java
2 20 (35.09%) SQL
3 10 (17.54%) PL/SQL
4 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.77%) Perl
7 4 (7.02%) C
7 4 (7.02%) ActionScript
7 4 (7.02%) ActionScript 2.0
8 2 (3.51%) Korn
9 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.75%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (1.75%) VBA
9 1 (1.75%) Python
9 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.04%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.75%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) IBM
2 23 (40.35%) Oracle
3 9 (15.79%) JBoss
4 8 (14.04%) Red Hat
5 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.77%) Sun
6 5 (8.77%) Sybase
6 5 (8.77%) TIBCO
7 4 (7.02%) Brady
7 4 (7.02%) Software AG
8 3 (5.26%) NCR
9 1 (1.75%) NetApp
9 1 (1.75%) Actimize
9 1 (1.75%) hybris
9 1 (1.75%) Demandware
9 1 (1.75%) Remedy
9 1 (1.75%) ATG
9 1 (1.75%) VMware