The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 111 152 114
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -38
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 174 97 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.18% 1.26% 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.69% 6.12% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 121 58 89
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £62,950 £61,948
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1795 1586 1835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 22.52% 20.62% 21.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1511 1404 1526
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in the East of England

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in the East of England

WebSphere
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +12 107 £53,750 +2.38% 4
Bedfordshire +17 36 £56,000 +31.76% 3
Essex +8 20 £45,000 +12.50%
Cambridgeshire +6 11 £65,000 +62.50%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 222 (75.77%) Java
2 207 (70.65%) Oracle
3 148 (50.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 145 (49.49%) J2EE
5 137 (46.76%) DB2
6 135 (46.08%) IBM
7 131 (44.71%) SQL
8 129 (44.03%) Finance
9 123 (41.98%) WebLogic
10 96 (32.76%) UNIX
11 94 (32.08%) JBoss
11 94 (32.08%) JavaScript
12 91 (31.06%) Relational Database
13 81 (27.65%) E-Commerce
14 80 (27.30%) MQSeries
15 75 (25.60%) Retail
16 74 (25.26%) Tomcat
16 74 (25.26%) Middleware
17 73 (24.91%) XML
18 72 (24.57%) SQL Server
19 71 (24.23%) JMS
20 69 (23.55%) JSP
21 66 (22.53%) Linux
22 65 (22.18%) Windows
23 62 (21.16%) Web Services
24 59 (20.14%) Open Source
25 57 (19.45%) Solaris
25 57 (19.45%) JDBC
26 55 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
27 54 (18.43%) Manufacturing

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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
1 148 (50.51%) WebSphere Application Server
2 123 (41.98%) WebLogic
3 80 (27.30%) MQSeries
4 74 (25.26%) Tomcat
5 53 (18.09%) IIS
6 45 (15.36%) IBM HTTP Server
7 40 (13.65%) GlassFish
8 13 (4.44%) OpenEdge
9 12 (4.10%) Apache
10 10 (3.41%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (3.41%) Oracle Workflow
11 8 (2.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 6 (2.05%) SharePoint
13 5 (1.71%) Documentum
14 4 (1.37%) Tuxedo
14 4 (1.37%) iPlanet
15 3 (1.02%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
16 2 (0.68%) WebLogic Portal
16 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Portal
16 2 (0.68%) Alfresco
Applications
1 39 (13.31%) MS Office
2 3 (1.02%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (7.17%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.05%) Tridion
3 4 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.34%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.34%) Temenos Globus
4 1 (0.34%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.37%) SaaS
2 3 (1.02%) PaaS
2 3 (1.02%) IaaS
3 1 (0.34%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (17.75%) HTTP
2 37 (12.63%) FTP
3 19 (6.48%) Internet
4 4 (1.37%) SSL
4 4 (1.37%) DNS
5 3 (1.02%) Firewall
5 3 (1.02%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.02%) VPN
5 3 (1.02%) LDAP
6 2 (0.68%) LAN
6 2 (0.68%) VoIP
6 2 (0.68%) WAN
7 1 (0.34%) Network Security
7 1 (0.34%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (46.76%) DB2
2 91 (31.06%) Relational Database
3 72 (24.57%) SQL Server
4 38 (12.97%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (10.92%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (8.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 23 (7.85%) MySQL
8 22 (7.51%) Data Mining
9 21 (7.17%) NoSQL
10 20 (6.83%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.39%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.68%) Informix
12 2 (0.68%) OLTP
12 2 (0.68%) UniData
12 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.34%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.34%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 45 (15.36%) Ant
1 45 (15.36%) Eclipse
2 34 (11.60%) Maven
3 25 (8.53%) MyEclipse
4 21 (7.17%) Gradle
5 18 (6.14%) Subversion
6 15 (5.12%) JUnit
7 10 (3.41%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 8 (2.73%) Rational Application Developer
8 8 (2.73%) JIRA
9 6 (2.05%) Log4j
10 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
11 1 (0.34%) VisualVM
General
1 129 (44.03%) Finance
2 75 (25.60%) Retail
3 54 (18.43%) Manufacturing
4 36 (12.29%) Banking
5 24 (8.19%) Automotive
6 20 (6.83%) Marketing
7 4 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 93 (31.74%) Developer
2 79 (26.96%) Java Developer
3 57 (19.45%) Architect
4 49 (16.72%) Analyst
5 36 (12.29%) Operations Analyst
5 36 (12.29%) Support Analyst
5 36 (12.29%) Operations Support Analyst
6 32 (10.92%) Senior Architect
7 26 (8.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 24 (8.19%) Consultant
8 24 (8.19%) Junior
9 21 (7.17%) Senior Developer
10 18 (6.14%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (5.80%) Senior Java Developer
11 17 (5.80%) Junior Analyst
11 17 (5.80%) Junior Support Analyst
12 15 (5.12%) Software Engineer
13 14 (4.78%) Java Software Engineer
14 13 (4.44%) DBA
14 13 (4.44%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (49.49%) J2EE
2 74 (25.26%) Middleware
3 73 (24.91%) XML
4 71 (24.23%) JMS
5 69 (23.55%) JSP
6 62 (21.16%) Web Services
7 57 (19.45%) JDBC
8 54 (18.43%) Struts
8 54 (18.43%) HTML
9 47 (16.04%) Ajax
10 43 (14.68%) Hibernate
11 39 (13.31%) JSF
12 35 (11.95%) Java EE
12 35 (11.95%) Servlets
13 30 (10.24%) .NET
13 30 (10.24%) CSS
14 29 (9.90%) Spring
15 25 (8.53%) jQuery
15 25 (8.53%) ICEfaces
15 25 (8.53%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 59 (20.14%) Open Source
2 34 (11.60%) PKI
3 23 (7.85%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (4.44%) Management Information System
6 11 (3.75%) Kindle
7 10 (3.41%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.07%) iSeries
9 8 (2.73%) SWIFT
10 6 (2.05%) Web 2.0
11 4 (1.37%) DataPower
11 4 (1.37%) FMCG
12 3 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.02%) Replication
13 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.68%) EMV
14 1 (0.34%) Data Integration
14 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
14 1 (0.34%) AS400
14 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 96 (32.76%) UNIX
2 66 (22.53%) Linux
3 65 (22.18%) Windows
4 57 (19.45%) Solaris
5 49 (16.72%) AIX
6 10 (3.41%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.41%) Android
7 6 (2.05%) HPUX
8 4 (1.37%) OS/400
8 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.02%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.68%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.34%) CentOS
11 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (27.65%) E-Commerce
2 55 (18.77%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (17.75%) ITIL
4 45 (15.36%) OO
4 45 (15.36%) ERP
5 43 (14.68%) Web Development
6 35 (11.95%) Project Management
6 35 (11.95%) RAD
7 31 (10.58%) MVC
8 29 (9.90%) Migration
9 28 (9.56%) Data Management
10 26 (8.87%) Service Delivery
10 26 (8.87%) UML
11 24 (8.19%) PDM
11 24 (8.19%) Problem Management
12 23 (7.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (7.51%) Security Architecture
14 21 (7.17%) SOA
15 18 (6.14%) OOP
16 17 (5.80%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 222 (75.77%) Java
2 131 (44.71%) SQL
3 94 (32.08%) JavaScript
4 33 (11.26%) Perl
5 31 (10.58%) Bash Shell
6 26 (8.87%) PL/SQL
7 12 (4.10%) Python
7 12 (4.10%) C++
8 10 (3.41%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.39%) C
10 6 (2.05%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 6 (2.05%) XPath
11 5 (1.71%) Korn
11 5 (1.71%) RPG
12 4 (1.37%) Jython
13 3 (1.02%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.68%) C#
14 2 (0.68%) XQuery
15 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 37 (12.63%) Degree
2 4 (1.37%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.68%) ISEB
4 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.22%) ISO 8583
2 22 (7.51%) ISO 9001
3 8 (2.73%) QA
4 5 (1.71%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.73%) Active Directory
1 8 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.71%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.37%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.34%) vSphere
4 1 (0.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (4.78%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.02%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (0.68%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.34%) Puppet
5 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.34%) Ansible
5 1 (0.34%) Opsview
Vendors
1 207 (70.65%) Oracle
2 135 (46.08%) IBM
3 94 (32.08%) JBoss
4 50 (17.06%) Microsoft
5 39 (13.31%) TIBCO
6 29 (9.90%) SAP
7 21 (7.17%) Cincom
8 13 (4.44%) Citrix
9 10 (3.41%) VMware
10 9 (3.07%) Cisco
11 7 (2.39%) ATG
12 6 (2.05%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.05%) Interwoven
12 6 (2.05%) Blue Martini
12 6 (2.05%) Elastic Path
13 4 (1.37%) Sybase
13 4 (1.37%) Sun
13 4 (1.37%) Informatica
14 3 (1.02%) Axway
14 3 (1.02%) Juniper
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