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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 221 298 298
Rank change year-on-year
+77 0
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 35 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.75% 1.12% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 16
Average salary £66,250 £62,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £49,750 £42,105
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +5.88%
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
1273 2141 2221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 19.23% 20.95% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1139 1840 1914
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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 71 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 48 (67.61%) Banking
3 45 (63.38%) Finance
4 34 (47.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 32 (45.07%) Oracle
6 31 (43.66%) Java
7 28 (39.44%) Unix
8 27 (38.03%) IBM Integration Bus
9 26 (36.62%) SDLC
10 25 (35.21%) Bash Shell
11 24 (33.80%) JBoss
11 24 (33.80%) Python
11 24 (33.80%) DB2
12 21 (29.58%) MySQL
12 21 (29.58%) Tomcat
12 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (28.17%) MongoDB
13 20 (28.17%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (28.17%) NoSQL
14 19 (26.76%) WebLogic
14 19 (26.76%) RUP
15 17 (23.94%) Linux
15 17 (23.94%) Mentoring
16 16 (22.54%) Windows
17 15 (21.13%) DSDM
17 15 (21.13%) Scrum
17 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (21.13%) Enterprise Software
17 15 (21.13%) Opscode Chef
17 15 (21.13%) Ansible

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 71 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (33.80%) JBoss
3 21 (29.58%) Tomcat
4 19 (26.76%) WebLogic
5 15 (21.13%) OpenStack
6 11 (15.49%) Apache Solr
6 11 (15.49%) Apache Spark
6 11 (15.49%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (15.49%) Jetty
6 11 (15.49%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 9 (12.68%) Apache
7 9 (12.68%) IIS
8 4 (5.63%) AquaLogic
8 4 (5.63%) CloudStack
8 4 (5.63%) FileNet
8 4 (5.63%) WebLogic Integration
8 4 (5.63%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (5.63%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (1.41%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) AquaLogic BPM
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (21.13%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Firewall
2 3 (4.23%) SWIFTNet
3 1 (1.41%) DHCP
3 1 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (1.41%) LDAP
3 1 (1.41%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.41%) SSH
3 1 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.80%) DB2
2 21 (29.58%) MySQL
3 20 (28.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 20 (28.17%) MongoDB
3 20 (28.17%) NoSQL
4 12 (16.90%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (15.49%) Big Data
5 11 (15.49%) Couchbase
5 11 (15.49%) Hadoop
5 11 (15.49%) Redis
5 11 (15.49%) Riak
5 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
6 9 (12.68%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.63%) Subversion
1 4 (5.63%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (67.61%) Banking
2 45 (63.38%) Finance
3 13 (18.31%) Retail
4 11 (15.49%) Legal
5 9 (12.68%) French Language
6 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
7 4 (5.63%) Back Office
7 4 (5.63%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.41%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Technical Specialist
2 15 (21.13%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) WebSphere Specialist
2 15 (21.13%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
3 12 (16.90%) Senior Developer
4 11 (15.49%) Applications Manager
4 11 (15.49%) Security Manager
5 10 (14.08%) Java Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Support Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Technical Engineer
6 9 (12.68%) Technical Support
6 9 (12.68%) Technical Support Engineer
7 7 (9.86%) .NET Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Agile C# Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Architect
8 5 (7.04%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.04%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.89%) WebSphere MQ
2 27 (38.03%) IBM Integration Bus
3 14 (19.72%) .NET
3 14 (19.72%) J2EE
3 14 (19.72%) LAMP
4 11 (15.49%) ELK Stack
4 11 (15.49%) Lucene
4 11 (15.49%) React
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (15.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 28 (39.44%) Unix
2 17 (23.94%) Linux
3 16 (22.54%) Windows
4 13 (18.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (14.08%) Debian
6 9 (12.68%) Ubuntu
7 8 (11.27%) Android
7 8 (11.27%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.41%) SUSE
9 1 (1.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) SDLC
2 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.76%) RUP
4 17 (23.94%) Mentoring
5 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (21.13%) DSDM
5 15 (21.13%) Scrum
6 14 (19.72%) Coaching
7 13 (18.31%) Change Management
7 13 (18.31%) Workflow
8 12 (16.90%) Waterfall
9 11 (15.49%) Cash Management
9 11 (15.49%) Concurrent Programming
9 11 (15.49%) Kanban
9 11 (15.49%) Multithreading
9 11 (15.49%) Risk Management
9 11 (15.49%) Software Delivery
9 11 (15.49%) TDD
9 11 (15.49%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (15.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.66%) Java
2 25 (35.21%) Bash Shell
3 24 (33.80%) Python
4 13 (18.31%) SQL
5 12 (16.90%) JavaScript
6 11 (15.49%) C#
6 11 (15.49%) Go
6 11 (15.49%) Perl
7 6 (8.45%) PHP
8 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.63%) Ruby
10 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (11.27%) ISO27002
3 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) vSphere
1 4 (5.63%) Xen
1 4 (5.63%) XenServer
2 1 (1.41%) NFS
2 1 (1.41%) Samba
2 1 (1.41%) Snort
Systems Management
1 15 (21.13%) Ansible
1 15 (21.13%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (21.13%) Puppet
1 15 (21.13%) Salt
2 11 (15.49%) Kibana
2 11 (15.49%) logstash
3 4 (5.63%) Cobbler
3 4 (5.63%) Terraform
3 4 (5.63%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.41%) Graphite
4 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (45.07%) Oracle
2 14 (19.72%) Red Hat
3 9 (12.68%) IBM
4 4 (5.63%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (5.63%) Kofax
4 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.41%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.41%) ATG
5 1 (1.41%) F5
5 1 (1.41%) Google
5 1 (1.41%) hybris
5 1 (1.41%) Splunk