The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 131 91 131
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +40
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 19 56 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.83% 2.15% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.15% 8.82% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 34 1
Average salary £40,000 £72,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.82% +81.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
604 635 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.47% 24.39% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 463 532 413
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Watford -1 16 £47,500 -13.63%
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 68 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 59 (86.76%) Java
3 52 (76.47%) Oracle
4 51 (75.00%) IBM
5 47 (69.12%) Linux
6 46 (67.65%) SQL
7 44 (64.71%) DB2
8 37 (54.41%) Windows
9 36 (52.94%) AIX
10 31 (45.59%) XML
10 31 (45.59%) Finance
11 29 (42.65%) UNIX
12 28 (41.18%) Solaris
13 25 (36.76%) Tomcat
13 25 (36.76%) JDBC
13 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
13 25 (36.76%) Perl
14 24 (35.29%) J2EE
14 24 (35.29%) Web Services
14 24 (35.29%) Spring
15 22 (32.35%) MVC
15 22 (32.35%) JSP
15 22 (32.35%) MQSeries
16 21 (30.88%) JMS
16 21 (30.88%) IIS
17 20 (29.41%) HTML
17 20 (29.41%) HTTP
17 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
17 20 (29.41%) Problem Management
18 19 (27.94%) E-Commerce

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 68 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 25 (36.76%) Tomcat
3 22 (32.35%) MQSeries
4 21 (30.88%) IIS
5 18 (26.47%) Apache
5 18 (26.47%) WebLogic
6 13 (19.12%) IBM HTTP Server
7 11 (16.18%) Apache ServiceMix
7 11 (16.18%) JBoss
8 7 (10.29%) Drupal
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) MS Office
2 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Maximo
2 7 (10.29%) CA PPM
2 7 (10.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (29.41%) HTTP
2 16 (23.53%) Internet
3 12 (17.65%) FTP
4 11 (16.18%) SSL
5 7 (10.29%) IPv4
5 7 (10.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (64.71%) DB2
2 15 (22.06%) Relational Database
3 12 (17.65%) MySQL
4 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database
5 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.41%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Subversion
2 9 (13.24%) Rational Application Developer
3 7 (10.29%) JMeter
3 7 (10.29%) LoadRunner
3 7 (10.29%) Maven
3 7 (10.29%) SoapUI
4 6 (8.82%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Eclipse
4 6 (8.82%) JUnit
5 2 (2.94%) Firebug
General
1 31 (45.59%) Finance
2 16 (23.53%) Retail
3 10 (14.71%) Banking
4 7 (10.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Analyst
2 23 (33.82%) Support Analyst
3 18 (26.47%) Architect
4 13 (19.12%) Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Java Developer
5 12 (17.65%) Operations Analyst
5 12 (17.65%) Consultant
5 12 (17.65%) Operations Support Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (10.29%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Java Consultant
8 6 (8.82%) Support Consultant
9 5 (7.35%) Applications Support
9 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Architect
9 5 (7.35%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (5.88%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (5.88%) Senior Architect
11 3 (4.41%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (45.59%) XML
2 25 (36.76%) JDBC
3 24 (35.29%) J2EE
3 24 (35.29%) Web Services
3 24 (35.29%) Spring
4 22 (32.35%) JSP
5 21 (30.88%) JMS
6 20 (29.41%) HTML
7 18 (26.47%) RESTful
8 17 (25.00%) CSS
9 16 (23.53%) EJB
9 16 (23.53%) Servlets
10 15 (22.06%) Middleware
11 13 (19.12%) Spring MVC
11 13 (19.12%) Struts
12 12 (17.65%) XHTML
12 12 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
13 11 (16.18%) Application Packaging
14 7 (10.29%) SOAP
14 7 (10.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) PKI
2 13 (19.12%) Management Information System
3 11 (16.18%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (10.29%) Client/Server
4 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.82%) SWIFT
6 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 47 (69.12%) Linux
2 37 (54.41%) Windows
3 36 (52.94%) AIX
4 29 (42.65%) UNIX
5 28 (41.18%) Solaris
6 8 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 8 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 7 (10.29%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) MVC
2 20 (29.41%) Problem Management
3 19 (27.94%) E-Commerce
4 15 (22.06%) Open Source
5 13 (19.12%) SDLC
6 12 (17.65%) ITIL
7 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (13.24%) Waterfall
8 8 (11.76%) Software Architecture
8 8 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (11.76%) Capacity Management
8 8 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (11.76%) Data Protection
8 8 (11.76%) Asset Management
8 8 (11.76%) Configuration Management
8 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (11.76%) Programme Management
9 7 (10.29%) OO
9 7 (10.29%) Project Management
9 7 (10.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (86.76%) Java
2 46 (67.65%) SQL
3 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
3 25 (36.76%) Perl
4 18 (26.47%) Bash Shell
5 7 (10.29%) PHP
5 7 (10.29%) PL/SQL
5 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.29%) C
5 7 (10.29%) C++
5 7 (10.29%) AWK
5 7 (10.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Sun Certification
2 7 (10.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.29%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 52 (76.47%) Oracle
2 51 (75.00%) IBM
3 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 15 (22.06%) TIBCO
5 13 (19.12%) Sun
6 7 (10.29%) VMware
7 3 (4.41%) HP