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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 128 107 124
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 24 37 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.06% 1.49% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.44% 6.60% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 11
Average salary £45,000 £72,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.93% +52.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £52,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
698 561 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 30.71% 22.64% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 554 480 470
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 27 April 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 27 April 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
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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 +2 18 £45,000 -43.75%
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 88 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 75 (85.23%) Java
3 67 (76.14%) Oracle
4 66 (75.00%) IBM
5 55 (62.50%) DB2
6 52 (59.09%) SQL
7 49 (55.68%) Linux
7 49 (55.68%) Finance
8 42 (47.73%) XML
9 40 (45.45%) MQSeries
10 39 (44.32%) Windows
11 37 (42.05%) AIX
12 34 (38.64%) Web Services
12 34 (38.64%) Spring
13 33 (37.50%) J2EE
14 32 (36.36%) RESTful
15 31 (35.23%) UNIX
15 31 (35.23%) Solaris
16 30 (34.09%) WebLogic
17 29 (32.95%) E-Commerce
17 29 (32.95%) JMS
18 27 (30.68%) JavaScript
18 27 (30.68%) TIBCO
18 27 (30.68%) Open Source
18 27 (30.68%) Relational Database
19 26 (29.55%) JDBC
20 25 (28.41%) Middleware
20 25 (28.41%) Retail
20 25 (28.41%) Management Information System
20 25 (28.41%) PKI

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 88 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 40 (45.45%) MQSeries
3 30 (34.09%) WebLogic
4 23 (26.14%) IIS
4 23 (26.14%) Tomcat
5 15 (17.05%) IBM HTTP Server
6 11 (12.50%) JBoss
7 10 (11.36%) Apache
8 7 (7.95%) Drupal
9 4 (4.55%) OpenEdge
10 3 (3.41%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 14 (15.91%) MS Office
2 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Maximo
2 7 (7.95%) CA PPM
2 7 (7.95%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.00%) HTTP
2 20 (22.73%) SSL
3 19 (21.59%) Internet
4 14 (15.91%) FTP
5 10 (11.36%) IPv4
6 7 (7.95%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (62.50%) DB2
2 27 (30.68%) Relational Database
3 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 11 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.55%) MySQL
6 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.41%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 12 (13.64%) Subversion
2 10 (11.36%) Maven
2 10 (11.36%) SoapUI
3 7 (7.95%) LoadRunner
3 7 (7.95%) JMeter
4 6 (6.82%) Rational Application Developer
5 2 (2.27%) Firebug
5 2 (2.27%) JUnit
5 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (2.27%) Eclipse
General
1 49 (55.68%) Finance
2 25 (28.41%) Retail
3 15 (17.05%) Banking
4 10 (11.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (35.23%) Architect
2 27 (30.68%) Analyst
3 24 (27.27%) Support Analyst
4 14 (15.91%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (14.77%) Enterprise Architect
5 13 (14.77%) Operations Analyst
5 13 (14.77%) Operations Support Analyst
6 12 (13.64%) Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Java Developer
7 10 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (11.36%) Consultant
7 10 (11.36%) Senior Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Applications Support
9 8 (9.09%) Senior Architect
9 8 (9.09%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.68%) DBA
10 5 (5.68%) Applications Support Analyst
11 4 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
11 4 (4.55%) Support Specialist
11 4 (4.55%) Server Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (47.73%) XML
2 34 (38.64%) Web Services
2 34 (38.64%) Spring
3 33 (37.50%) J2EE
4 32 (36.36%) RESTful
5 29 (32.95%) JMS
6 26 (29.55%) JDBC
7 25 (28.41%) Middleware
8 24 (27.27%) JSP
9 22 (25.00%) Servlets
9 22 (25.00%) EJB
9 22 (25.00%) Application Packaging
10 19 (21.59%) HTML
11 16 (18.18%) CSS
12 12 (13.64%) Struts
12 12 (13.64%) Spring MVC
13 11 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
14 10 (11.36%) JAXB
14 10 (11.36%) SAX
14 10 (11.36%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.68%) Open Source
2 25 (28.41%) Management Information System
2 25 (28.41%) PKI
3 15 (17.05%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (13.64%) SWIFT
5 10 (11.36%) Computer Science
5 10 (11.36%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (55.68%) Linux
2 39 (44.32%) Windows
3 37 (42.05%) AIX
4 31 (35.23%) UNIX
4 31 (35.23%) Solaris
5 10 (11.36%) HPUX
6 8 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 8 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.95%) E-Commerce
2 24 (27.27%) MVC
3 22 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 18 (20.45%) ITIL
5 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (19.32%) Waterfall
6 13 (14.77%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (13.64%) Software Architecture
7 12 (13.64%) Programme Management
8 10 (11.36%) OO
8 10 (11.36%) Multithreading
8 10 (11.36%) Test Automation
9 8 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (9.09%) Capacity Management
9 8 (9.09%) Data Protection
9 8 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 8 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (9.09%) Asset Management
10 7 (7.95%) Automated Testing
10 7 (7.95%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (85.23%) Java
2 52 (59.09%) SQL
3 27 (30.68%) JavaScript
4 23 (26.14%) Perl
5 16 (18.18%) Bash Shell
6 11 (12.50%) C
7 10 (11.36%) C++
7 10 (11.36%) XPath
8 7 (7.95%) T-SQL
8 7 (7.95%) AWK
8 7 (7.95%) PHP
8 7 (7.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Degree
2 12 (13.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) ISO 8583
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (11.36%) VirtualBox
2 8 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 67 (76.14%) Oracle
2 66 (75.00%) IBM
3 27 (30.68%) TIBCO
4 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (11.36%) VMware
6 9 (10.23%) Sun
7 3 (3.41%) HP