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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 68 85 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -26
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 81 46 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.42% 2.32% 3.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.09% 9.70% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 74
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £81,100 £61,000 £64,860
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
575 474 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 24.31% 23.90% 21.96%
Number of salaries quoted 464 391 536
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 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
Watford -4 38 £65,000 +23.80% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 12 £50,000 - 1
Stevenage +3 3 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Hertford - 3 £55,000 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £65,000 -
Borehamwood - 1 £40,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £70,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £110,000 -
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

1 147 (79.46%) Java
2 131 (70.81%) Oracle
3 111 (60.00%) IBM
3 111 (60.00%) Finance
4 110 (59.46%) WebSphere Application Server
5 109 (58.92%) J2EE
6 100 (54.05%) SQL
7 83 (44.86%) DB2
8 76 (41.08%) Retail
9 73 (39.46%) E-Commerce
10 71 (38.38%) WebLogic
11 66 (35.68%) UNIX
11 66 (35.68%) Windows
12 65 (35.14%) Tomcat
13 59 (31.89%) Linux
14 57 (30.81%) MQSeries
15 56 (30.27%) XML
16 55 (29.73%) JDBC
16 55 (29.73%) Middleware
17 53 (28.65%) Manufacturing
18 52 (28.11%) JavaScript
19 51 (27.57%) Solaris
20 48 (25.95%) IIS
21 46 (24.86%) HTTP
22 45 (24.32%) JSP
23 44 (23.78%) AIX
23 44 (23.78%) ITIL
23 44 (23.78%) IBM HTTP Server
24 41 (22.16%) Microsoft
24 41 (22.16%) JBoss

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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
1 110 (59.46%) WebSphere Application Server
2 71 (38.38%) WebLogic
3 65 (35.14%) Tomcat
4 57 (30.81%) MQSeries
5 48 (25.95%) IIS
6 44 (23.78%) IBM HTTP Server
7 41 (22.16%) JBoss
8 20 (10.81%) OpenEdge
9 10 (5.41%) Apache
10 9 (4.86%) Tuxedo
11 8 (4.32%) GlassFish
12 7 (3.78%) iPlanet
13 6 (3.24%) SharePoint
13 6 (3.24%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 3 (1.62%) WebLogic Portal
15 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (1.62%) MS Exchange
16 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 29 (15.68%) MS Office
2 9 (4.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.86%) Magento
2 7 (3.78%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (3.24%) Tridion
4 4 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (2.16%) Temenos T24
5 3 (1.62%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (24.86%) HTTP
2 30 (16.22%) Internet
3 28 (15.14%) FTP
4 9 (4.86%) SSL
5 4 (2.16%) LDAP
6 3 (1.62%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.08%) LAN
7 2 (1.08%) VoIP
7 2 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (44.86%) DB2
2 37 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 35 (18.92%) Relational Database
4 27 (14.59%) Data Warehouse
5 20 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (7.03%) MySQL
7 7 (3.78%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (3.24%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.62%) NonStop SQL
10 2 (1.08%) OLTP
11 1 (0.54%) Informix
11 1 (0.54%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 20 (10.81%) Eclipse
2 19 (10.27%) Subversion
3 15 (8.11%) Ant
3 15 (8.11%) Rational Application Developer
4 14 (7.57%) JUnit
5 13 (7.03%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 8 (4.32%) Maven
7 7 (3.78%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (3.24%) Log4j
9 5 (2.70%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.70%) Hudson
9 5 (2.70%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.62%) NUnit
11 2 (1.08%) JIRA
11 2 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.08%) Apache Ivy
12 1 (0.54%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.54%) Mockito
12 1 (0.54%) Cucumber
12 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
General
1 111 (60.00%) Finance
2 76 (41.08%) Retail
3 53 (28.65%) Manufacturing
4 21 (11.35%) Banking
5 8 (4.32%) Marketing
6 6 (3.24%) Games
7 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (24.32%) Developer
2 42 (22.70%) Architect
3 40 (21.62%) Consultant
4 36 (19.46%) Java Developer
5 28 (15.14%) Analyst
6 27 (14.59%) Support Analyst
6 27 (14.59%) Operations Analyst
6 27 (14.59%) Operations Support Analyst
7 23 (12.43%) Senior Architect
8 22 (11.89%) Junior
9 20 (10.81%) DBA
9 20 (10.81%) SQL DBA
10 18 (9.73%) Senior Consultant
11 15 (8.11%) Project Manager
11 15 (8.11%) Applications Support
12 14 (7.57%) Junior DBA
13 12 (6.49%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (5.95%) Server Support
14 11 (5.95%) Senior Developer
14 11 (5.95%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (58.92%) J2EE
2 56 (30.27%) XML
3 55 (29.73%) JDBC
3 55 (29.73%) Middleware
4 45 (24.32%) JSP
5 39 (21.08%) HTML
6 36 (19.46%) JMS
7 32 (17.30%) Servlets
8 27 (14.59%) CSS
9 24 (12.97%) .NET
10 23 (12.43%) EJB
11 22 (11.89%) Struts
12 21 (11.35%) XHTML
13 18 (9.73%) Web Services
14 15 (8.11%) Java EE
15 14 (7.57%) XSLT
16 13 (7.03%) XMLBeans
16 13 (7.03%) JSTL
17 12 (6.49%) Spring
17 12 (6.49%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.30%) Open Source
2 25 (13.51%) PKI
3 15 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.41%) SWIFT
5 7 (3.78%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.78%) Data Integration
6 6 (3.24%) Web 2.0
6 6 (3.24%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.70%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.70%) Kindle
8 3 (1.62%) AS400
8 3 (1.62%) Tandem
9 1 (0.54%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 66 (35.68%) UNIX
1 66 (35.68%) Windows
2 59 (31.89%) Linux
3 51 (27.57%) Solaris
4 44 (23.78%) AIX
5 6 (3.24%) HPUX
5 6 (3.24%) Android
5 6 (3.24%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.16%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.08%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (39.46%) E-Commerce
2 44 (23.78%) ITIL
3 30 (16.22%) MVC
4 29 (15.68%) ERP
5 28 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (12.97%) Project Management
7 23 (12.43%) Problem Management
8 22 (11.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (10.81%) SOA
10 18 (9.73%) UML
10 18 (9.73%) Waterfall
11 17 (9.19%) Web Development
12 14 (7.57%) Content Management
12 14 (7.57%) CRM
13 13 (7.03%) RAD
13 13 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (6.49%) Change Control
14 12 (6.49%) Time Management
15 11 (5.95%) Service Delivery
16 10 (5.41%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 147 (79.46%) Java
2 100 (54.05%) SQL
3 52 (28.11%) JavaScript
4 34 (18.38%) Perl
5 33 (17.84%) Bash Shell
6 7 (3.78%) C
7 6 (3.24%) XPath
8 5 (2.70%) Jython
9 4 (2.16%) C++
9 4 (2.16%) Python
10 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 1 (0.54%) Ruby
11 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (8.65%) Degree
2 7 (3.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (3.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.78%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.08%) CISSP
6 1 (0.54%) ISEB
6 1 (0.54%) OCA
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.73%) ISO 8583
2 10 (5.41%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.08%) QA
4 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.62%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 3 (1.62%) ACF2
4 3 (1.62%) RACF
5 2 (1.08%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 13 (7.03%) Tivoli
2 6 (3.24%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 5 (2.70%) BMC Performance Manager
3 5 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 3 (1.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (1.08%) Novell Identity Manager
Vendors
1 131 (70.81%) Oracle
2 111 (60.00%) IBM
3 41 (22.16%) Microsoft
4 33 (17.84%) TIBCO
5 9 (4.86%) Sun
5 9 (4.86%) ATG
6 7 (3.78%) NetIQ
6 7 (3.78%) hybris
6 7 (3.78%) Talend
6 7 (3.78%) Informatica
7 6 (3.24%) Citrix
7 6 (3.24%) Interwoven
7 6 (3.24%) Cisco
7 6 (3.24%) Elastic Path
7 6 (3.24%) VMware
7 6 (3.24%) Blue Martini
8 5 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.70%) BMC
9 4 (2.16%) Temenos
9 4 (2.16%) HP
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