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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 82 50 64
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +14
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 79 108 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.28% 4.37% 3.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.11% 16.05% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 42 65 38
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £62,950
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
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
523 673 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.72% 27.20% 24.88%
Number of salaries quoted 405 558 409
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +8 58 £52,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +4 10 £45,000 -10.00%
Stevenage - 5 £33,000 -
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 148 (92.50%) Java
2 98 (61.25%) SQL
3 93 (58.13%) IBM
4 82 (51.25%) J2EE
5 81 (50.63%) HTML
5 81 (50.63%) JavaScript
6 72 (45.00%) XML
7 69 (43.13%) Oracle
8 66 (41.25%) DB2
8 66 (41.25%) Windows
9 64 (40.00%) JBoss
9 64 (40.00%) Tomcat
9 64 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 61 (38.13%) Linux
11 60 (37.50%) UNIX
12 56 (35.00%) CSS
13 55 (34.38%) MVC
14 53 (33.13%) WebLogic
15 47 (29.38%) Apache
15 47 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
16 44 (27.50%) Spring
17 43 (26.88%) AIX
18 40 (25.00%) Web Development
19 38 (23.75%) JUnit
19 38 (23.75%) SQL Server
20 34 (21.25%) Perl
20 34 (21.25%) E-Commerce
21 33 (20.63%) JDBC
21 33 (20.63%) Retail
22 32 (20.00%) Finance

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 64 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 64 (40.00%) JBoss
1 64 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 53 (33.13%) WebLogic
3 47 (29.38%) Apache
4 27 (16.88%) Apache ServiceMix
5 21 (13.13%) IIS
6 13 (8.13%) MQSeries
6 13 (8.13%) IBM HTTP Server
7 7 (4.38%) Drupal
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 14 (8.75%) MS Office
2 5 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.00%) Maximo
1 8 (5.00%) Fredhopper
2 7 (4.38%) Magento
3 4 (2.50%) CA PPM
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.63%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.75%) HTTP
2 19 (11.88%) Internet
3 14 (8.75%) FTP
4 7 (4.38%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.88%) SSL
5 3 (1.88%) MPLS
5 3 (1.88%) Firewall
5 3 (1.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (41.25%) DB2
2 38 (23.75%) SQL Server
3 31 (19.38%) MySQL
4 20 (12.50%) DbVisualizer
4 20 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 9 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (4.38%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.50%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.88%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.88%) NonStop SQL
11 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 38 (23.75%) JUnit
2 29 (18.13%) Selenium
3 27 (16.88%) Ant
4 23 (14.38%) Subversion
5 22 (13.75%) Eclipse
6 19 (11.88%) Git (software)
6 19 (11.88%) JIRA
7 17 (10.63%) Rational Application Developer
7 17 (10.63%) LoadRunner
8 13 (8.13%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 12 (7.50%) Maven
10 10 (6.25%) WebDriver
10 10 (6.25%) Cucumber
10 10 (6.25%) HP UFT
11 7 (4.38%) JMeter
12 5 (3.13%) WebLogic Workshop
13 3 (1.88%) PowerBuilder
14 2 (1.25%) Firebug
15 1 (0.63%) CruiseControl
General
1 33 (20.63%) Retail
2 32 (20.00%) Finance
3 5 (3.13%) Banking
4 4 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (49.38%) Developer
2 60 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 34 (21.25%) Analyst
4 27 (16.88%) Consultant
4 27 (16.88%) Support Analyst
5 22 (13.75%) Tester
6 19 (11.88%) Software Engineer
6 19 (11.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 19 (11.88%) Java Consultant
7 14 (8.75%) Operations Analyst
7 14 (8.75%) Operations Support Analyst
8 13 (8.13%) Support Consultant
9 10 (6.25%) Automation Tester
9 10 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
10 9 (5.63%) Applications Support Analyst
10 9 (5.63%) Applications Support
10 9 (5.63%) Architect
11 8 (5.00%) Software Developer
11 8 (5.00%) Lead Developer
11 8 (5.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (51.25%) J2EE
2 81 (50.63%) HTML
3 72 (45.00%) XML
4 56 (35.00%) CSS
5 44 (27.50%) Spring
6 33 (20.63%) JDBC
7 29 (18.13%) HTML5
8 28 (17.50%) jQuery
8 28 (17.50%) Web Services
9 27 (16.88%) Struts
10 25 (15.63%) JSP
11 21 (13.13%) XHTML
11 21 (13.13%) Spring MVC
12 20 (12.50%) JSON
12 20 (12.50%) Flash
12 20 (12.50%) AngularJS
13 19 (11.88%) CSS3
13 19 (11.88%) PhoneGap
14 18 (11.25%) RESTful
14 18 (11.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.25%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.63%) iSeries
4 3 (1.88%) SWIFT
4 3 (1.88%) PMI
4 3 (1.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.88%) PKI
5 2 (1.25%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 66 (41.25%) Windows
2 61 (38.13%) Linux
3 60 (37.50%) UNIX
4 43 (26.88%) AIX
5 30 (18.75%) Solaris
6 9 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.88%) Android
8 3 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (34.38%) MVC
2 47 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (25.00%) Web Development
4 34 (21.25%) E-Commerce
5 30 (18.75%) SOA
6 27 (16.88%) Automated Testing
7 25 (15.63%) TDD
7 25 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (15.00%) Software Engineering
9 22 (13.75%) Problem Management
9 22 (13.75%) Open Source
9 22 (13.75%) Mobile Development
10 21 (13.13%) OOP
11 20 (12.50%) System Testing
12 18 (11.25%) ITIL
13 17 (10.63%) OO
14 14 (8.75%) BDD
15 13 (8.13%) RAD
15 13 (8.13%) Content Management
16 11 (6.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 148 (92.50%) Java
2 98 (61.25%) SQL
3 81 (50.63%) JavaScript
4 34 (21.25%) Perl
5 27 (16.88%) Bash Shell
6 26 (16.25%) PHP
7 19 (11.88%) Ruby
7 19 (11.88%) Python
8 13 (8.13%) C++
9 8 (5.00%) T-SQL
10 7 (4.38%) AWK
11 5 (3.13%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.25%) VB
13 2 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (8.13%) Sun Certification
2 9 (5.63%) Degree
3 3 (1.88%) CISSP
3 3 (1.88%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.63%) ISEB
4 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.25%) QA
2 6 (3.75%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.50%) SLA
4 3 (1.88%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.50%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 93 (58.13%) IBM
2 69 (43.13%) Oracle
3 32 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (12.50%) Sun
5 13 (8.13%) HP
6 8 (5.00%) Adobe
6 8 (5.00%) OpenLink
6 8 (5.00%) ATG
6 8 (5.00%) hybris
6 8 (5.00%) Demandware
6 8 (5.00%) Intershop
6 8 (5.00%) Endeca
7 6 (3.75%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.50%) New Relic
8 4 (2.50%) AppDynamics
9 3 (1.88%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.88%) VMware
9 3 (1.88%) Sybase
9 3 (1.88%) Cisco
10 2 (1.25%) i2