The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 87 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 68 84 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.79% 3.56% 3.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.85% 14.09% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 31
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
WebSphere
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
491 596 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.16% 25.26% 26.13%
Number of salaries quoted 413 495 423
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

WebSphere
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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 45 £52,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +11 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Stevenage - 3 £33,000 - 1
St Albans -9 2 £75,000 +50.00% 3
Hertford +10 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Letchworth - 1 £62,500 -
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 121 (92.37%) Java
2 78 (59.54%) SQL
2 78 (59.54%) IBM
3 71 (54.20%) HTML
4 70 (53.44%) JavaScript
5 65 (49.62%) J2EE
6 61 (46.56%) UNIX
7 59 (45.04%) Oracle
7 59 (45.04%) DB2
8 57 (43.51%) Windows
9 56 (42.75%) Tomcat
9 56 (42.75%) WebSphere Application Server
10 55 (41.98%) XML
11 52 (39.69%) Linux
12 51 (38.93%) CSS
12 51 (38.93%) MVC
13 44 (33.59%) Apache
14 43 (32.82%) JBoss
15 40 (30.53%) AIX
16 39 (29.77%) WebLogic
17 37 (28.24%) JDBC
17 37 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
18 36 (27.48%) Web Development
18 36 (27.48%) MySQL
19 35 (26.72%) Spring
20 33 (25.19%) Perl
21 32 (24.43%) Solaris
21 32 (24.43%) Microsoft
22 31 (23.66%) JUnit
22 31 (23.66%) Retail

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 56 (42.75%) WebSphere Application Server
1 56 (42.75%) Tomcat
2 44 (33.59%) Apache
3 43 (32.82%) JBoss
4 39 (29.77%) WebLogic
5 31 (23.66%) Apache ServiceMix
6 18 (13.74%) IIS
7 13 (9.92%) IBM HTTP Server
8 10 (7.63%) MQSeries
9 2 (1.53%) Drupal
10 1 (0.76%) JCAPS
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 19 (14.50%) MS Office
2 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Fredhopper
2 5 (3.82%) Maximo
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.53%) Magento
5 1 (0.76%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.76%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.74%) FTP
2 17 (12.98%) HTTP
3 14 (10.69%) Internet
4 3 (2.29%) MPLS
4 3 (2.29%) Firewall
4 3 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.53%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (45.04%) DB2
2 36 (27.48%) MySQL
3 21 (16.03%) SQL Server
4 18 (13.74%) DbVisualizer
5 16 (12.21%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (23.66%) JUnit
2 25 (19.08%) Selenium
3 23 (17.56%) Subversion
3 23 (17.56%) Ant
4 21 (16.03%) Eclipse
5 17 (12.98%) Rational Application Developer
6 16 (12.21%) JIRA
6 16 (12.21%) Git (software)
7 13 (9.92%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 11 (8.40%) LoadRunner
9 9 (6.87%) HP UFT
9 9 (6.87%) WebDriver
9 9 (6.87%) Cucumber
9 9 (6.87%) Maven
10 4 (3.05%) WebLogic Workshop
11 2 (1.53%) JMeter
11 2 (1.53%) PowerBuilder
11 2 (1.53%) Firebug
12 1 (0.76%) Rational Rose
General
1 31 (23.66%) Retail
2 22 (16.79%) Finance
3 3 (2.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.29%) Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (44.27%) Developer
2 45 (34.35%) Java Developer
3 28 (21.37%) Analyst
3 28 (21.37%) Consultant
4 25 (19.08%) Support Analyst
5 18 (13.74%) Tester
5 18 (13.74%) Software Engineer
5 18 (13.74%) Java Software Engineer
5 18 (13.74%) Operations Analyst
5 18 (13.74%) Java Consultant
5 18 (13.74%) Operations Support Analyst
6 14 (10.69%) Support Consultant
7 9 (6.87%) Automation Tester
7 9 (6.87%) Selenium Tester
8 8 (6.11%) WebSphere Consultant
8 8 (6.11%) Applications Support
9 7 (5.34%) Lead Developer
9 7 (5.34%) Architect
9 7 (5.34%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (4.58%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (54.20%) HTML
2 65 (49.62%) J2EE
3 55 (41.98%) XML
4 51 (38.93%) CSS
5 37 (28.24%) JDBC
6 35 (26.72%) Spring
7 27 (20.61%) Struts
8 26 (19.85%) JSP
9 24 (18.32%) jQuery
10 23 (17.56%) HTML5
10 23 (17.56%) Web Services
11 21 (16.03%) XHTML
11 21 (16.03%) Spring MVC
12 19 (14.50%) WebSphere MQ
13 18 (13.74%) Flash
13 18 (13.74%) AngularJS
14 17 (12.98%) JSON
15 16 (12.21%) JMS
15 16 (12.21%) CSS3
15 16 (12.21%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.11%) iSeries
3 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.53%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.76%) PKI
5 1 (0.76%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.76%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 61 (46.56%) UNIX
2 57 (43.51%) Windows
3 52 (39.69%) Linux
4 40 (30.53%) AIX
5 32 (24.43%) Solaris
6 7 (5.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.82%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.82%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.82%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.05%) Android
9 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.93%) MVC
2 37 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (27.48%) Web Development
4 29 (22.14%) E-Commerce
5 26 (19.85%) SOA
6 23 (17.56%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (16.79%) Problem Management
7 22 (16.79%) ITIL
8 21 (16.03%) TDD
9 20 (15.27%) Automated Testing
9 20 (15.27%) Software Engineering
10 19 (14.50%) System Testing
10 19 (14.50%) Mobile Development
11 17 (12.98%) Open Source
12 16 (12.21%) BDD
12 16 (12.21%) OOP
13 13 (9.92%) OO
13 13 (9.92%) RAD
13 13 (9.92%) Content Management
14 9 (6.87%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (92.37%) Java
2 78 (59.54%) SQL
3 70 (53.44%) JavaScript
4 33 (25.19%) Perl
5 31 (23.66%) Bash Shell
6 18 (13.74%) PHP
7 16 (12.21%) Python
7 16 (12.21%) Ruby
8 9 (6.87%) C++
9 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.29%) VB
10 2 (1.53%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.53%) AWK
11 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.92%) Sun Certification
2 3 (2.29%) CISSP
3 2 (1.53%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) QA
2 4 (3.05%) SLA
3 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.76%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) Active Directory
1 5 (3.82%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 78 (59.54%) IBM
2 59 (45.04%) Oracle
3 32 (24.43%) Microsoft
4 16 (12.21%) Sun
5 9 (6.87%) HP
6 7 (5.34%) Adobe
6 7 (5.34%) Intershop
6 7 (5.34%) Endeca
6 7 (5.34%) OpenLink
6 7 (5.34%) ATG
6 7 (5.34%) hybris
6 7 (5.34%) Demandware
7 3 (2.29%) VMware
7 3 (2.29%) Cisco
7 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.53%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.53%) i2
8 2 (1.53%) Sybase
9 1 (0.76%) SAP
9 1 (0.76%) Citrix
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