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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 244 262 215
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -47
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1225 1239 1375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.19% 1.11% 1.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.69% 5.21% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 935 1000 1013
Average salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
21536 23768 21380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 20.90% 21.20% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18120 20005 18283
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £70,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +59 588 £65,000 +8.33% 54
South East -22 178 £52,500 +2.94% 16
East of England -37 106 £49,500 -1.00% 7
Yorkshire -21 88 £51,500 +32.05% 17
South West +6 82 £45,000 -5.26% 13
North West -7 72 £43,750 +4.16% 12
West Midlands +12 65 £52,500 +22.09% 4
East Midlands +21 53 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Midlands - 7 £65,000 -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1524 (63.53%) Java
2 1176 (49.02%) Oracle
3 1077 (44.89%) IBM
4 884 (36.85%) Linux
5 869 (36.22%) Finance
6 834 (34.76%) SQL
7 749 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
8 689 (28.72%) Windows
9 625 (26.05%) XML
10 601 (25.05%) JBoss
11 595 (24.80%) J2EE
11 595 (24.80%) HTML
12 569 (23.72%) WebLogic
13 568 (23.68%) UNIX
14 566 (23.59%) SQL Server
14 566 (23.59%) JavaScript
15 558 (23.26%) Tomcat
16 504 (21.01%) Retail
17 487 (20.30%) Web Services
18 476 (19.84%) Banking
19 475 (19.80%) WebSphere Application Server
20 470 (19.59%) E-Commerce
21 460 (19.17%) Middleware
22 450 (18.76%) DB2
23 442 (18.42%) WebSphere MQ
24 415 (17.30%) Spring
25 413 (17.22%) SOA
26 360 (15.01%) Apache
27 304 (12.67%) CSS
28 286 (11.92%) Java EE

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 601 (25.05%) JBoss
2 569 (23.72%) WebLogic
3 558 (23.26%) Tomcat
4 475 (19.80%) WebSphere Application Server
5 360 (15.01%) Apache
6 219 (9.13%) IIS
7 132 (5.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 109 (4.54%) Oracle Coherence
9 106 (4.42%) GlassFish
10 101 (4.21%) BizTalk Server
11 93 (3.88%) MQSeries
12 84 (3.50%) SharePoint
13 50 (2.08%) WebSphere Portal
14 49 (2.04%) CMS
15 47 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
16 45 (1.88%) Jetty
17 44 (1.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 44 (1.83%) CICS
18 43 (1.79%) WebLogic Portal
19 41 (1.71%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 137 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 37 (1.54%) MS Project
3 32 (1.33%) MS Office
4 20 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.42%) Mingle
7 7 (0.29%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 81 (3.38%) RMDS
2 61 (2.54%) Magento
3 34 (1.42%) Fredhopper
4 23 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
5 22 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 20 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
7 18 (0.75%) Summit
8 12 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (0.42%) BusinessWorks
10 8 (0.33%) Maximo
10 8 (0.33%) Markit EDM
10 8 (0.33%) thinkFolio
11 7 (0.29%) LatentZero
12 6 (0.25%) CA PPM
12 6 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
13 4 (0.17%) Shopify
13 4 (0.17%) AquaLogic BPM
14 3 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
14 3 (0.13%) Retail-J
14 3 (0.13%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 89 (3.71%) SaaS
2 40 (1.67%) PaaS
3 33 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (1.04%) Office 365
5 24 (1.00%) IBM PureFlex
6 14 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (0.54%) Google Analytics
7 13 (0.54%) IBM SmartCloud
8 12 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (0.42%) IaaS
9 10 (0.42%) iPaaS
10 7 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.17%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.17%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.13%) Route 53
13 3 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.083%) IBM Blueworks
15 1 (0.042%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 240 (10.00%) HTTP
2 201 (8.38%) SAN
3 137 (5.71%) NAS
4 130 (5.42%) TCP/IP
5 124 (5.17%) Multicast
6 120 (5.00%) LAN
6 120 (5.00%) WAN
7 114 (4.75%) Internet
8 113 (4.71%) FCoE
8 113 (4.71%) Fibre Channel
9 103 (4.29%) SSL
10 67 (2.79%) DNS
10 67 (2.79%) iSCSI
11 56 (2.33%) Firewall
12 51 (2.13%) LDAP
13 39 (1.63%) FTP
14 27 (1.13%) BIG-IP
15 24 (1.00%) DHCP
16 22 (0.92%) ATM
17 20 (0.83%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 566 (23.59%) SQL Server
2 450 (18.76%) DB2
3 255 (10.63%) Relational Database
4 228 (9.50%) Oracle Database
5 159 (6.63%) MySQL
6 149 (6.21%) RDBMS
7 105 (4.38%) Hadoop
8 82 (3.42%) HBase
9 65 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 54 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
11 38 (1.58%) NoSQL
12 34 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
12 34 (1.42%) Big Data
13 32 (1.33%) Oracle ODI
14 30 (1.25%) Oracle Exadata
14 30 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
15 27 (1.13%) MongoDB
16 26 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 24 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
17 24 (1.00%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 233 (9.71%) Maven
2 200 (8.34%) Eclipse
3 177 (7.38%) JUnit
4 162 (6.75%) Ant
5 155 (6.46%) Jenkins
6 147 (6.13%) Subversion
7 143 (5.96%) Git (software)
8 89 (3.71%) JIRA
9 61 (2.54%) Selenium
10 53 (2.21%) Hudson
11 50 (2.08%) Cucumber
12 44 (1.83%) ClearCase
13 37 (1.54%) Eclipse RCP
14 34 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
15 31 (1.29%) HP UFT
15 31 (1.29%) LoadRunner
16 28 (1.17%) Log4j
17 24 (1.00%) Visual Studio
18 22 (0.92%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
18 22 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 869 (36.22%) Finance
2 504 (21.01%) Retail
3 476 (19.84%) Banking
4 143 (5.96%) Telecoms
5 75 (3.13%) Marketing
6 60 (2.50%) Retail Banking
7 53 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 37 (1.54%) Back Office
9 28 (1.17%) Financial Institution
10 27 (1.13%) Investment Banking
11 26 (1.08%) Electronics
12 23 (0.96%) French Language
13 22 (0.92%) International Banking
14 21 (0.88%) Games
15 20 (0.83%) Front Office
16 17 (0.71%) Law
17 16 (0.67%) Advertising
18 12 (0.50%) Private Banking
19 11 (0.46%) Automotive
20 9 (0.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 656 (27.34%) Developer
2 514 (21.43%) Architect
3 408 (17.01%) Java Developer
4 338 (14.09%) Solutions Architect
5 233 (9.71%) Analyst
6 220 (9.17%) Consultant
7 144 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 141 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
9 136 (5.67%) Senior Developer
10 106 (4.42%) Technical Specialist
10 106 (4.42%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 99 (4.13%) Senior Java Developer
12 98 (4.09%) Project Manager
13 96 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
14 87 (3.63%) Lead Architect
15 77 (3.21%) Lead Solutions Architect
16 73 (3.04%) Applications Support
17 72 (3.00%) Administrator
17 72 (3.00%) Business Analyst
18 69 (2.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 625 (26.05%) XML
2 595 (24.80%) HTML
2 595 (24.80%) J2EE
3 487 (20.30%) Web Services
4 460 (19.17%) Middleware
5 442 (18.42%) WebSphere MQ
6 415 (17.30%) Spring
7 304 (12.67%) CSS
8 286 (11.92%) Java EE
9 278 (11.59%) JMS
10 252 (10.50%) Hibernate
11 246 (10.25%) XSLT
12 241 (10.05%) JSP
13 236 (9.84%) SOAP
14 218 (9.09%) .NET
15 201 (8.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 186 (7.75%) REST
17 176 (7.34%) Struts
18 174 (7.25%) HTML5
19 157 (6.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 197 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
2 195 (8.13%) Computer Science
3 167 (6.96%) Enterprise Software
4 153 (6.38%) Mainframe
5 77 (3.21%) Management Information System
6 65 (2.71%) Clustering
6 65 (2.71%) Data Structures
7 55 (2.29%) DataPower
7 55 (2.29%) Client/Server
8 50 (2.08%) User Experience
9 45 (1.88%) N-Tier
10 43 (1.79%) PKI
10 43 (1.79%) Data Centre
11 38 (1.58%) SWIFT
12 34 (1.42%) Replication
13 33 (1.38%) Social Media
14 32 (1.33%) Online Banking
15 31 (1.29%) Visualisation
16 29 (1.21%) Mobile App
17 27 (1.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 884 (36.85%) Linux
2 689 (28.72%) Windows
3 568 (23.68%) UNIX
4 283 (11.80%) Solaris
5 199 (8.30%) AIX
6 96 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 56 (2.33%) HPUX
8 51 (2.13%) zOS
9 41 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (1.38%) MVS
11 32 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 27 (1.13%) SUSE
13 24 (1.00%) Android
13 24 (1.00%) OS/400
14 23 (0.96%) Apple iOS
15 21 (0.88%) VMS
16 14 (0.58%) Windows 7
17 10 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
18 7 (0.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 749 (31.22%) Agile Software Development
2 470 (19.59%) E-Commerce
3 413 (17.22%) SOA
4 234 (9.75%) Software Engineering
5 227 (9.46%) Scrum
6 212 (8.84%) SDLC
7 203 (8.46%) TDD
8 199 (8.30%) Performance Tuning
9 176 (7.34%) Continuous Integration
10 174 (7.25%) OO
11 168 (7.00%) MVC
12 165 (6.88%) Mentoring
13 161 (6.71%) Project Management
14 152 (6.34%) Open Source
15 147 (6.13%) UML
16 135 (5.63%) ITIL
17 127 (5.29%) Stakeholder Management
18 126 (5.25%) Unit Testing
19 122 (5.09%) Coaching
20 115 (4.79%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 1524 (63.53%) Java
2 834 (34.76%) SQL
3 566 (23.59%) JavaScript
4 165 (6.88%) Perl
5 147 (6.13%) C#
6 124 (5.17%) PL/SQL
7 84 (3.50%) C
8 76 (3.17%) Python
9 74 (3.08%) COBOL
9 74 (3.08%) PHP
10 72 (3.00%) Bash Shell
11 70 (2.92%) Shell Script
12 64 (2.67%) C++
13 61 (2.54%) PowerShell
14 58 (2.42%) JCL
15 45 (1.88%) Ruby
16 38 (1.58%) VB
17 25 (1.04%) VB.NET
17 25 (1.04%) Korn
17 25 (1.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 262 (10.92%) Degree
2 62 (2.58%) Security Cleared
3 36 (1.50%) IBM Certification
4 34 (1.42%) SC Cleared
5 30 (1.25%) DV Cleared
6 22 (0.92%) PMI Certification
7 21 (0.88%) Sun Certification
8 18 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (0.46%) ISEB
10 9 (0.38%) APMP
11 8 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (0.33%) OCPJP
11 8 (0.33%) OCMJD
11 8 (0.33%) CISSP
11 8 (0.33%) Oracle Certification
11 8 (0.33%) PMP
12 7 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.25%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (5.00%) QA
2 35 (1.46%) SLA
3 9 (0.38%) ISO 8583
4 8 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.17%) COBIT
7 3 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.083%) HL7
9 1 (0.042%) Basel III
9 1 (0.042%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.042%) EMIR
9 1 (0.042%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.042%) MiFID
9 1 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 169 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 146 (6.09%) Oracle RAC
3 114 (4.75%) NFS
4 113 (4.71%) SRDF
5 95 (3.96%) Hyper-V
6 74 (3.08%) KVM
7 51 (2.13%) Xen
8 45 (1.88%) Active Directory
9 38 (1.58%) vSphere
10 15 (0.63%) VMware ESX
11 13 (0.54%) vCloud
12 11 (0.46%) Squid
13 9 (0.38%) RACF
14 8 (0.33%) Docker
15 7 (0.29%) Tivoli Directory Server
16 5 (0.21%) XenServer
17 4 (0.17%) Varnish
18 3 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
18 3 (0.13%) VirtualBox
18 3 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 93 (3.88%) Tivoli
2 82 (3.42%) Puppet
3 60 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (0.96%) Nagios
5 20 (0.83%) CA Endevor
5 20 (0.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 18 (0.75%) Ansible
7 17 (0.71%) TeamSite
7 17 (0.71%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 14 (0.58%) BMC Marimba
8 14 (0.58%) Control-M
8 14 (0.58%) Cacti
9 13 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 11 (0.46%) Check_MK
11 8 (0.33%) Data Guard
11 8 (0.33%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.29%) CiscoWorks
12 7 (0.29%) CA Single Sign-On
12 7 (0.29%) HP NNM
12 7 (0.29%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 1176 (49.02%) Oracle
2 1077 (44.89%) IBM
3 274 (11.42%) hybris
4 259 (10.80%) ATG
5 203 (8.46%) TIBCO
6 202 (8.42%) VMware
7 197 (8.21%) Cisco
8 187 (7.79%) Microsoft
9 171 (7.13%) Demandware
10 165 (6.88%) Sybase
11 159 (6.63%) EMC
12 137 (5.71%) NetApp
13 111 (4.63%) Intel
14 104 (4.34%) HP
15 99 (4.13%) Red Hat
16 90 (3.75%) SAP
17 81 (3.38%) DataSynapse
18 61 (2.54%) Adobe
19 55 (2.29%) webMethods
20 51 (2.13%) Sun
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50K - 70K + package and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West
Cognizant
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000- £100,000+ with a very competitive package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 9 hours ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - 55K + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECS
Posted: 21 hours ago