The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 242 224 156
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -68
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1254 1278 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.15% 1.26% 1.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.42% 6.19% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 995 964 1478
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23121 20647 22795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 21.14% 20.32% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19261 17565 19667
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 £67,500 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere
UK

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 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
London -47 478 £60,000 -7.69% 53
South East -27 212 £50,000 +5.26% 15
East of England +47 177 £50,500 +1.00% 11
Yorkshire -13 118 £40,000 -11.11% 12
North West -9 106 £42,500 -10.52% 10
South West +30 81 £45,000 +5.88% 8
West Midlands -12 47 £43,000 +7.50% 7
East Midlands -27 47 £42,500 +6.25% 7
North East - 1 £30,500 - 3
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1456 (59.62%) Java
2 1094 (44.80%) Oracle
3 918 (37.59%) IBM
4 914 (37.43%) SQL
5 861 (35.26%) Finance
6 750 (30.71%) J2EE
7 700 (28.67%) XML
8 649 (26.58%) Linux
9 632 (25.88%) WebLogic
10 613 (25.10%) WebSphere Application Server
10 613 (25.10%) JBoss
11 600 (24.57%) JavaScript
12 546 (22.36%) HTML
13 540 (22.11%) UNIX
14 500 (20.48%) Tomcat
15 489 (20.02%) SQL Server
16 459 (18.80%) Spring
17 456 (18.67%) Windows
18 426 (17.44%) Web Services
19 420 (17.20%) Banking
20 417 (17.08%) E-Commerce
21 383 (15.68%) WebSphere MQ
22 378 (15.48%) DB2
23 374 (15.32%) Middleware
24 369 (15.11%) JSP
25 366 (14.99%) Relational Database
26 360 (14.74%) CSS
27 338 (13.84%) Retail
28 337 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
29 332 (13.60%) Hibernate

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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
1 632 (25.88%) WebLogic
2 613 (25.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 500 (20.48%) Tomcat
4 253 (10.36%) Apache
5 207 (8.48%) IIS
6 151 (6.18%) MQSeries
7 100 (4.10%) WebSphere Process Server
8 99 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
9 84 (3.44%) GlassFish
10 71 (2.91%) SharePoint
11 68 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
12 59 (2.42%) WebLogic Portal
13 41 (1.68%) WebSphere Portal
14 39 (1.60%) Commerce Server
15 38 (1.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 37 (1.52%) FileNet
17 35 (1.43%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
18 28 (1.15%) WordPress
19 27 (1.11%) IBM Notes
20 25 (1.02%) Drupal
Applications
1 81 (3.32%) MS Office
2 73 (2.99%) MS Excel
3 10 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.29%) MS Project
5 6 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.041%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.041%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 53 (2.17%) Magento
2 33 (1.35%) Fredhopper
3 31 (1.27%) Oracle BPM
4 27 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
5 22 (0.90%) Maximo
6 17 (0.70%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 16 (0.66%) AquaLogic BPM
7 16 (0.66%) RMDS
8 15 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
9 14 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
9 14 (0.57%) Oracle Applications
10 12 (0.49%) IntelliMatch
10 12 (0.49%) Tridion
11 11 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
11 11 (0.45%) Markit EDM
12 8 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
13 7 (0.29%) SunGard AvantGard
13 7 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
14 6 (0.25%) assyst
14 6 (0.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 42 (1.72%) SaaS
2 15 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.41%) IBM Blueworks
4 7 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.20%) PaaS
5 5 (0.20%) Basecamp
6 4 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.16%) IaaS
6 4 (0.16%) Route 53
6 4 (0.16%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.082%) IBM SmartCloud
8 2 (0.082%) GitHub
8 2 (0.082%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 283 (11.59%) HTTP
2 170 (6.96%) Internet
3 125 (5.12%) TCP/IP
4 113 (4.63%) SSL
5 110 (4.50%) Firewall
6 109 (4.46%) SAN
7 106 (4.34%) LDAP
8 95 (3.89%) LAN
8 95 (3.89%) WAN
9 84 (3.44%) DNS
10 57 (2.33%) TACACS
10 57 (2.33%) SMTP
11 53 (2.17%) IGRP
11 53 (2.17%) EIGRP
11 53 (2.17%) BGP
11 53 (2.17%) OSPF
12 51 (2.09%) FTP
13 36 (1.47%) AMQP
14 28 (1.15%) NAS
15 17 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 489 (20.02%) SQL Server
2 378 (15.48%) DB2
3 366 (14.99%) Relational Database
4 255 (10.44%) Oracle Database
5 221 (9.05%) RDBMS
6 192 (7.86%) MySQL
7 77 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
8 76 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 71 (2.91%) Oracle Database 10g
10 68 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
11 56 (2.29%) Hadoop
12 55 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
13 53 (2.17%) Big Data
14 44 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 37 (1.52%) Data Mining
16 36 (1.47%) NoSQL
17 25 (1.02%) Hazelcast
18 23 (0.94%) MongoDB
19 22 (0.90%) HBase
20 20 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 289 (11.83%) Eclipse
2 210 (8.60%) Maven
3 185 (7.58%) Ant
4 181 (7.41%) JUnit
5 158 (6.47%) Subversion
6 91 (3.73%) Jenkins
7 55 (2.25%) Eclipse RCP
8 50 (2.05%) Git (software)
8 50 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 44 (1.80%) Selenium
10 43 (1.76%) Visual Studio
11 36 (1.47%) Rational Application Developer
12 35 (1.43%) JIRA
13 34 (1.39%) Cucumber
14 24 (0.98%) Gradle
14 24 (0.98%) MyEclipse
14 24 (0.98%) Hudson
15 20 (0.82%) NUnit
15 20 (0.82%) JMeter
16 19 (0.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 861 (35.26%) Finance
2 420 (17.20%) Banking
3 338 (13.84%) Retail
4 93 (3.81%) Telecoms
5 79 (3.24%) French Language
6 68 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 59 (2.42%) Back Office
8 54 (2.21%) Marketing
9 49 (2.01%) Front Office
10 37 (1.52%) Investment Banking
11 31 (1.27%) Music Industry
12 27 (1.11%) Automotive
13 26 (1.06%) Legal
14 22 (0.90%) Law
15 20 (0.82%) Financial Institution
16 17 (0.70%) Advertising
17 16 (0.66%) Spanish Language
18 13 (0.53%) German Language
18 13 (0.53%) Retail Banking
19 12 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 783 (32.06%) Developer
2 499 (20.43%) Java Developer
3 419 (17.16%) Architect
4 299 (12.24%) Analyst
5 207 (8.48%) Senior Developer
6 202 (8.27%) Consultant
7 188 (7.70%) Solutions Architect
8 154 (6.31%) Applications Support
9 126 (5.16%) Support Analyst
9 126 (5.16%) Software Engineer
10 125 (5.12%) Senior Java Developer
11 119 (4.87%) Administrator
12 104 (4.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 91 (3.73%) Java Software Engineer
14 82 (3.36%) Junior
15 81 (3.32%) Senior Architect
16 68 (2.78%) Lead Developer
17 63 (2.58%) Applications Support Analyst
18 59 (2.42%) Business Analyst
19 53 (2.17%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 750 (30.71%) J2EE
2 700 (28.67%) XML
3 546 (22.36%) HTML
4 459 (18.80%) Spring
5 426 (17.44%) Web Services
6 383 (15.68%) WebSphere MQ
7 374 (15.32%) Middleware
8 369 (15.11%) JSP
9 360 (14.74%) CSS
10 332 (13.60%) Hibernate
11 296 (12.12%) Servlets
12 292 (11.96%) .NET
13 271 (11.10%) JMS
14 254 (10.40%) SOAP
15 236 (9.66%) Java EE
16 229 (9.38%) XSLT
17 218 (8.93%) Ajax
18 177 (7.25%) JDBC
19 165 (6.76%) jQuery
20 157 (6.43%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 175 (7.17%) Open Source
2 168 (6.88%) Computer Science
3 143 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
4 109 (4.46%) Clustering
5 108 (4.42%) SWIFT
6 74 (3.03%) DataPower
7 64 (2.62%) N-Tier
8 57 (2.33%) Management Information System
9 55 (2.25%) Client/Server
10 48 (1.97%) Replication
11 47 (1.92%) Mainframe
12 45 (1.84%) Mobile App
13 36 (1.47%) PKI
13 36 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
14 34 (1.39%) RIA
15 32 (1.31%) Symmetrix
16 31 (1.27%) iPad
17 25 (1.02%) iSeries
18 20 (0.82%) Data Integration
19 19 (0.78%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 649 (26.58%) Linux
2 540 (22.11%) UNIX
3 456 (18.67%) Windows
4 246 (10.07%) Solaris
5 198 (8.11%) AIX
6 166 (6.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 59 (2.42%) Android
8 33 (1.35%) Apple iOS
9 32 (1.31%) zOS
10 31 (1.27%) HPUX
11 30 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (1.23%) SUSE
12 24 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (0.90%) Windows 7
14 20 (0.82%) Windows XP
15 12 (0.49%) Ubuntu
15 12 (0.49%) MVS
16 11 (0.45%) OS/400
17 10 (0.41%) CentOS
18 7 (0.29%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (17.08%) E-Commerce
2 337 (13.80%) Agile Software Development
3 263 (10.77%) Software Engineering
4 243 (9.95%) Scrum
5 241 (9.87%) OO
5 241 (9.87%) SOA
6 233 (9.54%) UML
7 200 (8.19%) Project Management
8 179 (7.33%) Unit Testing
9 177 (7.25%) ITIL
10 169 (6.92%) TDD
11 154 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
12 144 (5.90%) MVC
13 115 (4.71%) ERP
14 111 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
15 109 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
16 101 (4.14%) Problem Management
17 97 (3.97%) Content Management
18 92 (3.77%) Web Development
19 88 (3.60%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1456 (59.62%) Java
2 914 (37.43%) SQL
3 600 (24.57%) JavaScript
4 161 (6.59%) Perl
5 156 (6.39%) PL/SQL
6 145 (5.94%) C#
7 103 (4.22%) PHP
8 95 (3.89%) Python
9 92 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 80 (3.28%) C
11 79 (3.24%) Bash Shell
12 52 (2.13%) C++
13 50 (2.05%) Ruby
14 44 (1.80%) XPath
15 32 (1.31%) T-SQL
15 32 (1.31%) VBScript
16 30 (1.23%) Groovy
17 29 (1.19%) Korn
18 28 (1.15%) VB.NET
19 27 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 317 (12.98%) Degree
2 57 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 44 (1.80%) SC Cleared
4 23 (0.94%) ISEB
5 18 (0.74%) DV Cleared
6 15 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (0.53%) RHCE
8 12 (0.49%) LPIC
8 12 (0.49%) Linux+ Certification
9 9 (0.37%) Sun Certification
9 9 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.37%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.33%) MCSE
11 7 (0.29%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.29%) IBM Certification
11 7 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (0.25%) PMP
13 5 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 182 (7.45%) QA
2 27 (1.11%) ISO 9001
2 27 (1.11%) ISO 8583
3 24 (0.98%) SLA
4 10 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.25%) COBIT
6 4 (0.16%) Dublin Core
7 2 (0.082%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.082%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.041%) HL7
8 1 (0.041%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 125 (5.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 50 (2.05%) Oracle RAC
4 39 (1.60%) Hyper-V
5 30 (1.23%) KVM
5 30 (1.23%) NFS
6 19 (0.78%) vSphere
7 18 (0.74%) Xen
7 18 (0.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 15 (0.61%) SRDF
9 13 (0.53%) RHEV
10 12 (0.49%) Postfix
10 12 (0.49%) Sendmail
11 10 (0.41%) GPFS
12 9 (0.37%) XenApp
13 8 (0.33%) VMware ESX
14 6 (0.25%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
15 4 (0.16%) Samba
Systems Management
1 101 (4.14%) Tivoli
2 57 (2.33%) HP NNM
2 57 (2.33%) CiscoWorks
3 39 (1.60%) Puppet
4 33 (1.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 27 (1.11%) Control-M
6 19 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (0.78%) Data Guard
7 11 (0.45%) Ansible
8 9 (0.37%) OpenView
8 9 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
8 9 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (0.33%) Vagrant
10 7 (0.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.25%) SCCM
11 6 (0.25%) MOM
11 6 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (0.25%) NetBackup
12 5 (0.20%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 1094 (44.80%) Oracle
2 918 (37.59%) IBM
3 613 (25.10%) JBoss
4 286 (11.71%) Microsoft
5 239 (9.79%) ATG
6 206 (8.44%) hybris
7 202 (8.27%) Red Hat
8 146 (5.98%) Cisco
8 146 (5.98%) TIBCO
9 145 (5.94%) VMware
9 145 (5.94%) Demandware
10 121 (4.95%) SAP
11 116 (4.75%) HP
12 99 (4.05%) F5
13 92 (3.77%) Sybase
14 75 (3.07%) EMC
15 71 (2.91%) Juniper
16 62 (2.54%) Google
17 45 (1.84%) webMethods
17 45 (1.84%) Endeca
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £0 to £75000 per annum - Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Nakama
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Up to £45,000 + excellent ben
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Health
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + good pension + other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £42350 per annum + Pension, Benefits, Parking, 25+8 hol
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago