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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 250 268 213
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -55
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1221 1190 1449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.19% 1.07% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.69% 5.11% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 974 926 1057
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+10.55% -4.25%
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
21448 23285 22011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.86% 20.94% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17909 19398 18757
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +45 648 £60,000 - 46
South East -15 188 £50,000 - 16
East of England +6 104 £45,000 - 3
West Midlands +19 70 £53,750 +25.00% 5
South West +8 68 £45,000 +34.32% 9
North West +10 66 £40,000 -14.43% 5
Yorkshire -51 47 £40,750 +5.84% 12
East Midlands +29 43 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Midlands - 3 £38,000 -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 1516 (64.10%) Java
2 1160 (49.05%) Oracle
3 1057 (44.69%) IBM
4 853 (36.07%) Linux
5 842 (35.60%) SQL
6 834 (35.26%) Finance
7 658 (27.82%) Windows
8 657 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 636 (26.89%) J2EE
10 625 (26.43%) JBoss
11 623 (26.34%) XML
12 616 (26.05%) WebLogic
13 588 (24.86%) Tomcat
14 561 (23.72%) JavaScript
15 553 (23.38%) HTML
16 547 (23.13%) UNIX
17 511 (21.61%) Web Services
18 499 (21.10%) SQL Server
18 499 (21.10%) WebSphere Application Server
19 471 (19.92%) E-Commerce
20 464 (19.62%) Middleware
21 463 (19.58%) Spring
22 461 (19.49%) Retail
23 456 (19.28%) DB2
24 450 (19.03%) Banking
25 409 (17.29%) WebSphere MQ
26 399 (16.87%) SOA
27 341 (14.42%) Apache
28 330 (13.95%) JMS
29 308 (13.02%) CSS

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 625 (26.43%) JBoss
2 616 (26.05%) WebLogic
3 588 (24.86%) Tomcat
4 499 (21.10%) WebSphere Application Server
5 341 (14.42%) Apache
6 184 (7.78%) IIS
7 128 (5.41%) GlassFish
8 112 (4.74%) MQSeries
9 103 (4.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 92 (3.89%) BizTalk Server
11 88 (3.72%) SharePoint
12 86 (3.64%) Oracle Coherence
13 69 (2.92%) WebSphere Portal
14 53 (2.24%) WebSphere Process Server
15 52 (2.20%) IBM HTTP Server
16 44 (1.86%) Jetty
17 40 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
18 38 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 38 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
19 37 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 115 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 43 (1.82%) MS Office
3 18 (0.76%) MS Project
4 15 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (0.38%) Mingle
7 6 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 61 (2.58%) RMDS
2 46 (1.95%) Magento
3 35 (1.48%) Oracle BPM
4 26 (1.10%) Fredhopper
5 18 (0.76%) Summit
6 13 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
7 11 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (0.47%) Maximo
8 7 (0.30%) CA PPM
9 6 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
10 4 (0.17%) Shopify
10 4 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
11 3 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
11 3 (0.13%) AquaLogic BPM
11 3 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.13%) Temenos T24
11 3 (0.13%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 55 (2.33%) SaaS
2 34 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (0.85%) PaaS
4 19 (0.80%) Google Analytics
5 16 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
6 15 (0.63%) Office 365
7 14 (0.59%) IBM SmartCloud
8 13 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.47%) IaaS
10 10 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (0.42%) iPaaS
11 5 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.17%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
13 2 (0.085%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.085%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.085%) Route 53
13 2 (0.085%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.085%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 235 (9.94%) HTTP
2 173 (7.32%) SAN
3 126 (5.33%) Internet
4 103 (4.36%) NAS
5 98 (4.14%) SSL
6 94 (3.97%) TCP/IP
7 88 (3.72%) Multicast
8 83 (3.51%) LAN
8 83 (3.51%) WAN
9 82 (3.47%) FCoE
9 82 (3.47%) Fibre Channel
10 52 (2.20%) FTP
11 47 (1.99%) LDAP
12 42 (1.78%) iSCSI
13 40 (1.69%) Firewall
14 31 (1.31%) DNS
15 25 (1.06%) ATM
16 23 (0.97%) MPLS
17 22 (0.93%) Ethernet
17 22 (0.93%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 499 (21.10%) SQL Server
2 456 (19.28%) DB2
3 263 (11.12%) Relational Database
4 231 (9.77%) Oracle Database
5 147 (6.22%) RDBMS
6 143 (6.05%) MySQL
7 79 (3.34%) Hadoop
8 61 (2.58%) HBase
9 58 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
10 50 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
11 43 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
12 39 (1.65%) Big Data
13 38 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
14 37 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
15 34 (1.44%) Oracle ODI
16 30 (1.27%) NoSQL
16 30 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
17 28 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
18 27 (1.14%) MongoDB
19 22 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 282 (11.92%) Maven
2 227 (9.60%) Eclipse
3 209 (8.84%) Ant
4 185 (7.82%) JUnit
5 178 (7.53%) Subversion
6 170 (7.19%) Jenkins
7 136 (5.75%) Git (software)
8 73 (3.09%) JIRA
9 56 (2.37%) ClearCase
10 55 (2.33%) Hudson
11 47 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
12 38 (1.61%) Selenium
13 32 (1.35%) Log4j
13 32 (1.35%) Mercurial
13 32 (1.35%) Cucumber
14 29 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
15 26 (1.10%) Visual Studio
16 24 (1.01%) SoapUI
17 23 (0.97%) Eclipse RCP
17 23 (0.97%) LoadRunner
General
1 834 (35.26%) Finance
2 461 (19.49%) Retail
3 450 (19.03%) Banking
4 123 (5.20%) Telecoms
5 79 (3.34%) Marketing
6 51 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 43 (1.82%) Retail Banking
8 37 (1.56%) Financial Institution
8 37 (1.56%) Back Office
9 30 (1.27%) Investment Banking
10 20 (0.85%) French Language
11 18 (0.76%) Front Office
11 18 (0.76%) Advertising
12 16 (0.68%) Games
12 16 (0.68%) International Banking
13 15 (0.63%) Automotive
14 13 (0.55%) Spanish Language
15 11 (0.47%) Electronics
16 10 (0.42%) Music Industry
17 9 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 666 (28.16%) Developer
2 511 (21.61%) Architect
3 418 (17.67%) Java Developer
4 318 (13.45%) Solutions Architect
5 221 (9.34%) Analyst
6 214 (9.05%) Consultant
7 155 (6.55%) Software Engineer
8 138 (5.84%) Senior Developer
9 117 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
10 102 (4.31%) Senior Java Developer
11 95 (4.02%) Technical Consultant
12 91 (3.85%) Applications Support
13 85 (3.59%) Technical Specialist
14 83 (3.51%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
15 78 (3.30%) Lead Architect
16 72 (3.04%) Support Analyst
16 72 (3.04%) Support Engineer
17 70 (2.96%) Project Manager
17 70 (2.96%) Business Analyst
18 65 (2.75%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 636 (26.89%) J2EE
2 623 (26.34%) XML
3 553 (23.38%) HTML
4 511 (21.61%) Web Services
5 464 (19.62%) Middleware
6 463 (19.58%) Spring
7 409 (17.29%) WebSphere MQ
8 330 (13.95%) JMS
9 308 (13.02%) CSS
10 287 (12.14%) JSP
11 280 (11.84%) Java EE
12 275 (11.63%) Hibernate
13 266 (11.25%) SOAP
14 220 (9.30%) .NET
15 219 (9.26%) XSLT
16 190 (8.03%) WebSphere Message Broker
17 185 (7.82%) JDBC
18 183 (7.74%) Servlets
19 181 (7.65%) Struts
20 178 (7.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 211 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 170 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
3 153 (6.47%) Computer Science
4 152 (6.43%) Open Source
5 137 (5.79%) Mainframe
6 93 (3.93%) Management Information System
7 76 (3.21%) Clustering
8 70 (2.96%) Client/Server
9 61 (2.58%) PKI
10 58 (2.45%) DataPower
11 51 (2.16%) SWIFT
12 50 (2.11%) Data Structures
13 44 (1.86%) User Experience
14 35 (1.48%) AS400
14 35 (1.48%) Mobile App
15 34 (1.44%) Social Media
15 34 (1.44%) N-Tier
15 34 (1.44%) Visualisation
16 29 (1.23%) iSeries
17 28 (1.18%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 853 (36.07%) Linux
2 658 (27.82%) Windows
3 547 (23.13%) UNIX
4 284 (12.01%) Solaris
5 216 (9.13%) AIX
6 102 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 71 (3.00%) HPUX
8 50 (2.11%) zOS
9 34 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (1.23%) SUSE
11 28 (1.18%) OS/400
11 28 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (1.01%) MVS
13 21 (0.89%) VMS
14 19 (0.80%) Apple iOS
14 19 (0.80%) Android
15 18 (0.76%) Windows 7
16 9 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 471 (19.92%) E-Commerce
3 399 (16.87%) SOA
4 230 (9.73%) Software Engineering
5 203 (8.58%) TDD
6 196 (8.29%) Scrum
7 193 (8.16%) Mentoring
8 184 (7.78%) Performance Tuning
9 177 (7.48%) OO
10 172 (7.27%) ITIL
11 162 (6.85%) UML
11 162 (6.85%) Continuous Integration
12 150 (6.34%) Project Management
13 147 (6.22%) MVC
14 135 (5.71%) Unit Testing
15 118 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
16 111 (4.69%) Coaching
17 99 (4.19%) Benchmarking
18 90 (3.81%) Workflow
19 86 (3.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1516 (64.10%) Java
2 842 (35.60%) SQL
3 561 (23.72%) JavaScript
4 170 (7.19%) Perl
5 149 (6.30%) PL/SQL
6 127 (5.37%) C#
7 93 (3.93%) C++
8 75 (3.17%) C
9 74 (3.13%) Shell Script
10 68 (2.88%) PHP
11 66 (2.79%) Bash Shell
12 64 (2.71%) PowerShell
13 56 (2.37%) Python
14 50 (2.11%) JCL
15 47 (1.99%) COBOL
16 36 (1.52%) Ruby
17 34 (1.44%) XPath
18 29 (1.23%) VB.NET
19 25 (1.06%) VB
20 22 (0.93%) Korn
Qualifications
1 250 (10.57%) Degree
2 86 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 44 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 36 (1.52%) DV Cleared
5 21 (0.89%) OCPJP
5 21 (0.89%) OCMJD
6 20 (0.85%) IBM Certification
7 18 (0.76%) Sun Certification
7 18 (0.76%) ISEB
8 17 (0.72%) PMI Certification
9 15 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 11 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (0.42%) CISSP
12 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (0.30%) APMP
13 7 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.30%) RHCE
13 7 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 117 (4.95%) QA
2 16 (0.68%) ISO 8583
3 14 (0.59%) SLA
4 10 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.30%) COBIT
6 6 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.042%) EMIR
8 1 (0.042%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.042%) Basel III
8 1 (0.042%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.042%) MiFID
8 1 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 155 (6.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 98 (4.14%) Oracle RAC
3 90 (3.81%) NFS
4 88 (3.72%) Hyper-V
5 82 (3.47%) SRDF
6 61 (2.58%) KVM
7 46 (1.95%) Active Directory
8 37 (1.56%) vSphere
9 34 (1.44%) Xen
10 16 (0.68%) Squid
11 14 (0.59%) vCloud
12 12 (0.51%) VMware ESX
13 10 (0.42%) Tivoli Directory Server
13 10 (0.42%) VirtualBox
14 7 (0.30%) Varnish
14 7 (0.30%) XenApp
15 4 (0.17%) Firmware
15 4 (0.17%) ISA Server
16 3 (0.13%) Terminal Server
17 2 (0.085%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 101 (4.27%) Tivoli
2 65 (2.75%) Puppet
3 34 (1.44%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (0.93%) TeamSite
5 21 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 20 (0.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 20 (0.85%) Ansible
7 14 (0.59%) Data Guard
8 13 (0.55%) Control-M
9 12 (0.51%) Nagios
9 12 (0.51%) CA Endevor
10 11 (0.47%) OpenAM
11 10 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (0.38%) BMC Marimba
12 9 (0.38%) SCCM
12 9 (0.38%) Cacti
12 9 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
13 8 (0.34%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 8 (0.34%) Check_MK
14 7 (0.30%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 1160 (49.05%) Oracle
2 1057 (44.69%) IBM
3 233 (9.85%) hybris
4 231 (9.77%) ATG
5 209 (8.84%) TIBCO
6 206 (8.71%) Microsoft
7 197 (8.33%) VMware
8 158 (6.68%) Cisco
9 140 (5.92%) Demandware
10 135 (5.71%) EMC
11 120 (5.07%) Sybase
12 115 (4.86%) Red Hat
13 111 (4.69%) NetApp
14 98 (4.14%) HP
15 92 (3.89%) SAP
16 84 (3.55%) Intel
17 69 (2.92%) Sun
18 61 (2.58%) DataSynapse
19 57 (2.41%) Business Objects
20 52 (2.20%) Adobe
West Midlands
Capita Resourcing
Salary: attractive benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20%Bonus+HC+Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £42840 - £61220 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Louis Hampshire
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £50000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red10
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Ashton Consulting (UK) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
N.P.A.
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Portal Partnership Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago