The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 275 257 247
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1068 1176 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.05% 1.10% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.21% 5.28% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 768 917 842
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
WebSphere
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
20487 22291 20200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.11% 20.94% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 17260 18344 17305
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebSphere
Salary Trend in England

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in England

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in England

WebSphere
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
London +15 518 £60,000 - 54
South East -1 168 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Yorkshire -9 91 £60,000 +50.00% 15
East of England -60 77 £50,000 - 8
North West -34 76 £45,250 +0.55% 21
South West -14 68 £45,000 +5.88% 10
West Midlands -8 48 £57,500 +21.05% 4
East Midlands -23 30 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Midlands - 5 £65,000 -
North East -2 1 - - 1
South Coast - 1 £62,500 -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1432 (61.46%) Java
2 1106 (47.47%) Oracle
3 1033 (44.33%) IBM
4 838 (35.97%) Finance
5 809 (34.72%) Linux
6 790 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
7 719 (30.86%) SQL
8 618 (26.52%) HTML
9 612 (26.27%) Windows
10 579 (24.85%) JavaScript
11 575 (24.68%) XML
12 567 (24.33%) J2EE
13 559 (23.99%) UNIX
14 535 (22.96%) WebLogic
15 530 (22.75%) Tomcat
16 524 (22.49%) JBoss
17 507 (21.76%) SQL Server
18 501 (21.50%) Banking
19 499 (21.42%) WebSphere MQ
20 484 (20.77%) Retail
21 479 (20.56%) Web Services
22 467 (20.04%) Middleware
23 465 (19.96%) WebSphere Application Server
24 435 (18.67%) E-Commerce
25 391 (16.78%) Spring
26 366 (15.71%) DB2
27 358 (15.36%) Degree
28 344 (14.76%) Apache
29 338 (14.51%) SOA
30 329 (14.12%) CSS

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 535 (22.96%) WebLogic
2 530 (22.75%) Tomcat
3 524 (22.49%) JBoss
4 465 (19.96%) WebSphere Application Server
5 344 (14.76%) Apache
6 218 (9.36%) IIS
7 104 (4.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 96 (4.12%) GlassFish
9 93 (3.99%) BizTalk Server
10 88 (3.78%) Oracle Coherence
11 76 (3.26%) MQSeries
12 62 (2.66%) SharePoint
12 62 (2.66%) CMS
13 56 (2.40%) Apache ServiceMix
14 51 (2.19%) Jetty
15 49 (2.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 47 (2.02%) Apache Solr
16 47 (2.02%) Node.js
17 44 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
18 40 (1.72%) CICS
Applications
1 129 (5.54%) MS Excel
2 40 (1.72%) MS Project
3 35 (1.50%) MS Office
4 18 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.34%) Mingle
7 5 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.043%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 67 (2.88%) RMDS
2 63 (2.70%) Magento
3 33 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
4 31 (1.33%) Fredhopper
5 24 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 21 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
7 15 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
8 11 (0.47%) thinkFolio
8 11 (0.47%) Markit EDM
8 11 (0.47%) LatentZero
9 9 (0.39%) Summit
10 8 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
11 7 (0.30%) Maximo
12 6 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
13 5 (0.21%) AquaLogic BPM
14 4 (0.17%) Shopify
15 3 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
15 3 (0.13%) TIBCO iProcess
15 3 (0.13%) Cordys
15 3 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 116 (4.98%) SaaS
2 61 (2.62%) PaaS
3 54 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (1.16%) IaaS
5 23 (0.99%) IBM PureFlex
6 21 (0.90%) Office 365
7 15 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.60%) Google Analytics
8 14 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (0.39%) iPaaS
10 7 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.30%) IBM SmartCloud
11 6 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.26%) Google App Engine
12 5 (0.21%) Taleo
13 4 (0.17%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.13%) IBM Blueworks
14 3 (0.13%) Route 53
14 3 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 211 (9.06%) HTTP
2 162 (6.95%) SAN
3 126 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 116 (4.98%) WAN
5 115 (4.94%) LAN
5 115 (4.94%) NAS
6 106 (4.55%) Multicast
7 101 (4.33%) Internet
8 94 (4.03%) FCoE
8 94 (4.03%) Fibre Channel
9 90 (3.86%) SSL
10 72 (3.09%) Firewall
11 71 (3.05%) iSCSI
12 57 (2.45%) DNS
13 42 (1.80%) LDAP
14 40 (1.72%) FTP
15 23 (0.99%) ATM
16 22 (0.94%) BIG-IP
17 21 (0.90%) DHCP
18 11 (0.47%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 507 (21.76%) SQL Server
2 366 (15.71%) DB2
3 255 (10.94%) Relational Database
4 232 (9.96%) Oracle Database
5 150 (6.44%) MySQL
6 140 (6.01%) RDBMS
7 101 (4.33%) Hadoop
8 72 (3.09%) HBase
9 65 (2.79%) Oracle Database 11g
10 54 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
11 48 (2.06%) NoSQL
12 34 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
13 32 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
14 31 (1.33%) Oracle Exadata
15 28 (1.20%) Big Data
16 25 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 22 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 22 (0.94%) Oracle Database 10g
18 20 (0.86%) MongoDB
19 19 (0.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 186 (7.98%) Maven
2 172 (7.38%) Eclipse
3 146 (6.27%) JUnit
4 140 (6.01%) Jenkins
5 132 (5.67%) Git (software)
5 132 (5.67%) Ant
6 118 (5.06%) Subversion
7 87 (3.73%) JIRA
8 75 (3.22%) Selenium
9 57 (2.45%) Cucumber
10 44 (1.89%) ClearCase
11 43 (1.85%) Hudson
12 41 (1.76%) Oracle Forms
13 37 (1.59%) Eclipse RCP
14 33 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
15 32 (1.37%) HP UFT
16 31 (1.33%) Visual Studio
17 29 (1.24%) Rational Application Developer
18 28 (1.20%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
19 26 (1.12%) LoadRunner
General
1 838 (35.97%) Finance
2 501 (21.50%) Banking
3 484 (20.77%) Retail
4 135 (5.79%) Telecoms
5 74 (3.18%) Marketing
6 64 (2.75%) Retail Banking
7 50 (2.15%) Manufacturing
8 38 (1.63%) Back Office
9 30 (1.29%) Electronics
10 23 (0.99%) Investment Banking
11 22 (0.94%) Front Office
11 22 (0.94%) Law
11 22 (0.94%) Games
12 20 (0.86%) Financial Institution
13 19 (0.82%) Advertising
14 18 (0.77%) International Banking
15 16 (0.69%) French Language
16 12 (0.52%) Private Banking
17 9 (0.39%) German Language
18 8 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 656 (28.15%) Developer
2 450 (19.31%) Architect
3 404 (17.34%) Java Developer
4 284 (12.19%) Solutions Architect
5 222 (9.53%) Consultant
6 198 (8.50%) Analyst
7 136 (5.84%) Senior Developer
8 131 (5.62%) Technical Specialist
9 118 (5.06%) Infrastructure Architect
10 110 (4.72%) Software Engineer
11 94 (4.03%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
12 93 (3.99%) Technical Consultant
12 93 (3.99%) Senior Java Developer
13 92 (3.95%) Project Manager
14 85 (3.65%) Administrator
15 73 (3.13%) Applications Support
16 68 (2.92%) Support Analyst
17 66 (2.83%) Lead Architect
18 64 (2.75%) Technical Architect
19 60 (2.58%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 618 (26.52%) HTML
2 575 (24.68%) XML
3 567 (24.33%) J2EE
4 499 (21.42%) WebSphere MQ
5 479 (20.56%) Web Services
6 467 (20.04%) Middleware
7 391 (16.78%) Spring
8 329 (14.12%) CSS
9 259 (11.12%) Java EE
9 259 (11.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 243 (10.43%) Hibernate
11 232 (9.96%) XSLT
12 228 (9.79%) JMS
13 223 (9.57%) JSP
14 220 (9.44%) SOAP
15 204 (8.76%) .NET
16 190 (8.15%) HTML5
16 190 (8.15%) REST
17 179 (7.68%) jQuery
18 170 (7.30%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 255 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 231 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
3 113 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
4 112 (4.81%) Mainframe
5 77 (3.30%) Management Information System
6 60 (2.58%) User Experience
7 59 (2.53%) Data Structures
8 55 (2.36%) Clustering
9 53 (2.27%) DataPower
10 51 (2.19%) Client/Server
11 49 (2.10%) Data Centre
12 47 (2.02%) N-Tier
13 38 (1.63%) SWIFT
14 35 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
15 31 (1.33%) Replication
16 30 (1.29%) Online Banking
16 30 (1.29%) Social Media
16 30 (1.29%) iPad
16 30 (1.29%) Public Cloud
17 27 (1.16%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 809 (34.72%) Linux
2 612 (26.27%) Windows
3 559 (23.99%) UNIX
4 246 (10.56%) Solaris
5 169 (7.25%) AIX
6 87 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 50 (2.15%) zOS
8 40 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 37 (1.59%) HPUX
10 29 (1.24%) SUSE
11 27 (1.16%) MVS
12 25 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (1.03%) Android
14 23 (0.99%) Apple iOS
14 23 (0.99%) OS/400
15 22 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (0.52%) Windows 7
17 10 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
18 8 (0.34%) CentOS
18 8 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 790 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
2 435 (18.67%) E-Commerce
3 338 (14.51%) SOA
4 254 (10.90%) Scrum
5 237 (10.17%) SDLC
6 231 (9.91%) Software Engineering
7 209 (8.97%) TDD
8 188 (8.07%) MVC
8 188 (8.07%) Performance Tuning
9 185 (7.94%) OO
10 183 (7.85%) Mentoring
11 181 (7.77%) Continuous Integration
12 172 (7.38%) Project Management
13 169 (7.25%) UML
14 163 (7.00%) Open Source
15 136 (5.84%) Coaching
16 134 (5.75%) Unit Testing
17 110 (4.72%) ITIL
18 106 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
19 104 (4.46%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1432 (61.46%) Java
2 719 (30.86%) SQL
3 579 (24.85%) JavaScript
4 152 (6.52%) C#
5 145 (6.22%) Perl
6 119 (5.11%) PL/SQL
7 91 (3.91%) COBOL
8 89 (3.82%) Shell Script
9 88 (3.78%) Python
10 86 (3.69%) Bash Shell
11 81 (3.48%) C
12 80 (3.43%) PHP
13 59 (2.53%) C++
14 56 (2.40%) PowerShell
15 54 (2.32%) JCL
16 51 (2.19%) VB
17 43 (1.85%) Ruby
18 28 (1.20%) XPath
19 22 (0.94%) T-SQL
20 19 (0.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 358 (15.36%) Degree
2 78 (3.35%) Security Cleared
3 47 (2.02%) SC Cleared
4 35 (1.50%) IBM Certification
5 23 (0.99%) DV Cleared
6 18 (0.77%) PMI Certification
7 17 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 17 (0.73%) Sun Certification
8 9 (0.39%) ISEB
8 9 (0.39%) APMP
9 8 (0.34%) PMP
10 7 (0.30%) HND
10 7 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
10 7 (0.30%) OCPJP
10 7 (0.30%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.21%) CISSP
12 5 (0.21%) OCMJD
12 5 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (5.54%) QA
2 50 (2.15%) SLA
3 6 (0.26%) HL7
4 4 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.17%) ISO 8583
4 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.086%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.043%) Data Quality
System Software
1 171 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 148 (6.35%) Oracle RAC
3 94 (4.03%) SRDF
3 94 (4.03%) NFS
4 86 (3.69%) Hyper-V
5 76 (3.26%) KVM
6 56 (2.40%) Xen
7 39 (1.67%) Active Directory
8 34 (1.46%) vSphere
9 18 (0.77%) VMware ESX
10 13 (0.56%) XenServer
11 9 (0.39%) RACF
12 8 (0.34%) Docker
13 7 (0.30%) vCloud
14 6 (0.26%) zsh
15 5 (0.21%) iptables
15 5 (0.21%) pfSense
15 5 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.21%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.13%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 85 (3.65%) Puppet
2 84 (3.61%) Tivoli
3 64 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (1.29%) Nagios
5 22 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 21 (0.90%) CA Endevor
7 17 (0.73%) BMC Marimba
7 17 (0.73%) Cacti
8 14 (0.60%) Check_MK
9 13 (0.56%) Data Guard
9 13 (0.56%) Ansible
9 13 (0.56%) Control-M
10 12 (0.52%) TeamSite
10 12 (0.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 10 (0.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 8 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
13 7 (0.30%) HP NNM
13 7 (0.30%) CiscoWorks
13 7 (0.30%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1106 (47.47%) Oracle
2 1033 (44.33%) IBM
3 280 (12.02%) hybris
4 257 (11.03%) ATG
5 212 (9.10%) VMware
6 198 (8.50%) Microsoft
7 171 (7.34%) TIBCO
8 166 (7.12%) Demandware
9 156 (6.70%) Cisco
10 155 (6.65%) Sybase
11 122 (5.24%) EMC
12 117 (5.02%) NetApp
13 102 (4.38%) SAP
14 94 (4.03%) Intel
15 88 (3.78%) HP
16 83 (3.56%) Red Hat
17 70 (3.00%) BEA
18 67 (2.88%) DataSynapse
19 65 (2.79%) Adobe
20 59 (2.53%) webMethods
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