The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 24 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.08% 1.74% 1.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.00% 9.38% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
WebSphere
Essex

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

Application Platforms Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
40 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 27.21% 18.60% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 21
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,076 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,705
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Colchester

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle
1 22 (100.00%) JBoss
2 21 (95.45%) Hibernate
2 21 (95.45%) Maven
2 21 (95.45%) GlassFish
2 21 (95.45%) NoSQL
2 21 (95.45%) Gradle
2 21 (95.45%) JMS
2 21 (95.45%) Data Mining
2 21 (95.45%) PL/SQL
2 21 (95.45%) Ant
2 21 (95.45%) WebLogic
3 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
3 17 (77.27%) RDBMS
3 17 (77.27%) Relational Database
4 15 (68.18%) J2EE
5 13 (59.09%) OOP
5 13 (59.09%) OO
6 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
6 10 (45.45%) Degree
6 10 (45.45%) Project Management
6 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
7 9 (40.91%) MVC
7 9 (40.91%) Automotive
7 9 (40.91%) Spring
8 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (36.36%) Ajax
8 8 (36.36%) Swing
8 8 (36.36%) HTML

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 22 (100.00%) JBoss
2 21 (95.45%) GlassFish
2 21 (95.45%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) Data Mining
1 21 (95.45%) NoSQL
2 17 (77.27%) RDBMS
2 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 17 (77.27%) Relational Database
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (95.45%) Ant
1 21 (95.45%) Maven
1 21 (95.45%) Gradle
2 4 (18.18%) JUnit
General
1 9 (40.91%) Automotive
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
1 22 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Java Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) JMS
1 21 (95.45%) Hibernate
2 15 (68.18%) J2EE
3 9 (40.91%) Spring
4 8 (36.36%) Ajax
4 8 (36.36%) HTML
4 8 (36.36%) Swing
4 8 (36.36%) CSS
5 7 (31.82%) Java EE
6 4 (18.18%) Spring MVC
6 4 (18.18%) JPA
6 4 (18.18%) Java SE
6 4 (18.18%) Servlets
6 4 (18.18%) Struts
6 4 (18.18%) Web Services
6 4 (18.18%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 7 (31.82%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) OOP
1 13 (59.09%) OO
2 10 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 10 (45.45%) Project Management
3 9 (40.91%) MVC
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (95.45%) PL/SQL
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Oracle