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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 60 90 66
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 98 38 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.03% 2.00% 3.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.91% 8.23% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 56 21 64
Average salary £62,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
616 462 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.34% 24.33% 23.02%
Number of salaries quoted 499 365 573
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +7 44 £65,000 - 2
Rickmansworth -4 13 £75,000 +22.44%
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £50,000 -
Stevenage +6 6 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Hertford - 3 £55,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £85,000 - 1
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 138 (76.24%) Java
2 122 (67.40%) Oracle
3 117 (64.64%) IBM
4 109 (60.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 97 (53.59%) Finance
6 96 (53.04%) SQL
7 94 (51.93%) J2EE
8 80 (44.20%) DB2
9 70 (38.67%) Windows
10 67 (37.02%) E-Commerce
11 66 (36.46%) UNIX
11 66 (36.46%) WebLogic
12 63 (34.81%) Retail
13 57 (31.49%) XML
14 56 (30.94%) MQSeries
15 54 (29.83%) Linux
16 53 (29.28%) Tomcat
16 53 (29.28%) Middleware
17 49 (27.07%) Solaris
17 49 (27.07%) JDBC
18 47 (25.97%) ITIL
18 47 (25.97%) AIX
19 43 (23.76%) IIS
19 43 (23.76%) JavaScript
20 41 (22.65%) Microsoft
21 39 (21.55%) HTTP
21 39 (21.55%) IBM HTTP Server
22 37 (20.44%) Manufacturing
22 37 (20.44%) JMS
23 36 (19.89%) JBoss

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 109 (60.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 66 (36.46%) WebLogic
3 56 (30.94%) MQSeries
4 53 (29.28%) Tomcat
5 43 (23.76%) IIS
6 39 (21.55%) IBM HTTP Server
7 36 (19.89%) JBoss
8 25 (13.81%) OpenEdge
9 7 (3.87%) Apache
10 6 (3.31%) Tuxedo
10 6 (3.31%) SharePoint
11 5 (2.76%) MS Exchange
11 5 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (2.21%) iPlanet
13 3 (1.66%) GlassFish
14 2 (1.10%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (1.10%) WebSphere Portal
14 2 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
14 2 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 26 (14.36%) MS Office
2 11 (6.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (4.97%) Magento
2 7 (3.87%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.21%) Temenos T24
4 3 (1.66%) Shopify
5 2 (1.10%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (21.55%) HTTP
2 26 (14.36%) FTP
2 26 (14.36%) Internet
3 16 (8.84%) SSL
4 6 (3.31%) LDAP
5 4 (2.21%) IPv4
6 3 (1.66%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.10%) LAN
7 2 (1.10%) VoIP
7 2 (1.10%) WAN
8 1 (0.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (44.20%) DB2
2 34 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 34 (18.78%) Relational Database
3 26 (14.36%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (13.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.42%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.87%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.76%) NonStop SQL
8 4 (2.21%) DbVisualizer
9 3 (1.66%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.10%) OLTP
10 2 (1.10%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (8.29%) Subversion
2 14 (7.73%) Rational Application Developer
3 10 (5.52%) JUnit
3 10 (5.52%) Eclipse
4 9 (4.97%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 8 (4.42%) Maven
6 7 (3.87%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (2.76%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.76%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.76%) Hudson
8 4 (2.21%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.21%) Ant
9 3 (1.66%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (1.66%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.66%) NUnit
10 2 (1.10%) Apache Ivy
10 2 (1.10%) WebLogic Workshop
10 2 (1.10%) Log4j
10 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 97 (53.59%) Finance
2 63 (34.81%) Retail
3 37 (20.44%) Manufacturing
4 17 (9.39%) Banking
5 8 (4.42%) Marketing
6 6 (3.31%) Games
7 4 (2.21%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (24.31%) Architect
2 40 (22.10%) Developer
3 39 (21.55%) Consultant
4 31 (17.13%) Java Developer
5 25 (13.81%) DBA
5 25 (13.81%) Analyst
5 25 (13.81%) Junior
5 25 (13.81%) SQL DBA
6 24 (13.26%) Operations Analyst
6 24 (13.26%) Support Analyst
6 24 (13.26%) Operations Support Analyst
7 20 (11.05%) Applications Support
8 19 (10.50%) Junior DBA
9 16 (8.84%) Server Specialist
9 16 (8.84%) Support Specialist
9 16 (8.84%) Applications Support Specialist
9 16 (8.84%) Server Support
9 16 (8.84%) SQL Server DBA
9 16 (8.84%) Server Support Specialist
9 16 (8.84%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (51.93%) J2EE
2 57 (31.49%) XML
3 53 (29.28%) Middleware
4 49 (27.07%) JDBC
5 37 (20.44%) JMS
6 33 (18.23%) HTML
7 32 (17.68%) JSP
8 29 (16.02%) Web Services
9 27 (14.92%) Spring
10 24 (13.26%) CSS
11 23 (12.71%) Java EE
12 21 (11.60%) Servlets
12 21 (11.60%) .NET
12 21 (11.60%) RESTful
13 20 (11.05%) EJB
14 16 (8.84%) Application Packaging
15 15 (8.29%) Struts
15 15 (8.29%) XHTML
16 14 (7.73%) Hibernate
17 9 (4.97%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (16.02%) Open Source
2 25 (13.81%) PKI
3 19 (10.50%) Management Information System
4 17 (9.39%) Enterprise Software
5 16 (8.84%) SWIFT
6 7 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.87%) Data Integration
7 6 (3.31%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.76%) AS400
8 5 (2.76%) Tandem
9 4 (2.21%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.10%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 70 (38.67%) Windows
2 66 (36.46%) UNIX
3 54 (29.83%) Linux
4 49 (27.07%) Solaris
5 47 (25.97%) AIX
6 6 (3.31%) HPUX
7 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000
7 2 (1.10%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (37.02%) E-Commerce
2 47 (25.97%) ITIL
3 34 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (15.47%) MVC
5 23 (12.71%) Waterfall
6 22 (12.15%) Problem Management
7 21 (11.60%) Project Management
8 18 (9.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (9.39%) Enterprise Architecture
9 17 (9.39%) SOA
10 16 (8.84%) UML
11 14 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (6.63%) ERP
12 12 (6.63%) Programme Management
12 12 (6.63%) TDD
13 11 (6.08%) Software Architecture
14 10 (5.52%) Content Management
15 9 (4.97%) RAD
15 9 (4.97%) Web Development
16 8 (4.42%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (76.24%) Java
2 96 (53.04%) SQL
3 43 (23.76%) JavaScript
4 29 (16.02%) Perl
4 29 (16.02%) Bash Shell
5 11 (6.08%) C
6 8 (4.42%) C++
7 6 (3.31%) XPath
8 2 (1.10%) Jython
9 1 (0.55%) Ruby
9 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (13.81%) Degree
2 11 (6.08%) Sun Certification
3 7 (3.87%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.87%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.21%) ISEB
4 4 (2.21%) CISSP
4 4 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.55%) OCA
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.73%) ISO 8583
2 2 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.76%) RACF
3 5 (2.76%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 5 (2.76%) ACF2
4 4 (2.21%) VirtualBox
4 4 (2.21%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (6.08%) Tivoli
2 8 (4.42%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 7 (3.87%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 5 (2.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (2.21%) Novell Identity Manager
6 3 (1.66%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 122 (67.40%) Oracle
2 117 (64.64%) IBM
3 41 (22.65%) Microsoft
4 34 (18.78%) TIBCO
5 11 (6.08%) Sun
6 10 (5.52%) VMware
7 9 (4.97%) hybris
7 9 (4.97%) HP
8 7 (3.87%) Informatica
8 7 (3.87%) NetIQ
8 7 (3.87%) ATG
8 7 (3.87%) Talend
9 6 (3.31%) Cisco
9 6 (3.31%) Citrix
10 5 (2.76%) Demandware
11 4 (2.21%) Intershop
11 4 (2.21%) Cyber-Ark
11 4 (2.21%) CA
11 4 (2.21%) Temenos
11 4 (2.21%) Novell
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Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
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