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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 80 42 64
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +22
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 60 119 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.76% 5.90% 3.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.39% 19.70% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 34 86 41
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
417 604 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.18% 29.93% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 348 451 361
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -8 34 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Stevenage -7 6 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Hertford -3 3 £57,500 +4.54%
Hemel Hempstead -2 1 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Letchworth -8 1 £62,500 +66.66%
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 111 (89.52%) Java
2 76 (61.29%) IBM
3 73 (58.87%) Tomcat
4 72 (58.06%) Oracle
5 62 (50.00%) J2EE
6 59 (47.58%) SQL
7 56 (45.16%) Unix
7 56 (45.16%) Apache
8 55 (44.35%) WebLogic
9 54 (43.55%) Linux
10 50 (40.32%) WebSphere Application Server
11 48 (38.71%) Finance
12 45 (36.29%) ITIL
13 44 (35.48%) Microsoft
14 43 (34.68%) JBoss
15 39 (31.45%) Middleware
16 35 (28.23%) Perl
16 35 (28.23%) Spring
17 34 (27.42%) XML
18 33 (26.61%) DB2
19 31 (25.00%) MySQL
19 31 (25.00%) Web Services
19 31 (25.00%) Windows
20 29 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
21 27 (21.77%) WebSphere MQ
22 26 (20.97%) Red Hat
22 26 (20.97%) LAMP
22 26 (20.97%) Bash Shell
22 26 (20.97%) Apache ServiceMix
23 25 (20.16%) Problem Management

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 73 (58.87%) Tomcat
2 56 (45.16%) Apache
3 55 (44.35%) WebLogic
4 50 (40.32%) WebSphere Application Server
5 43 (34.68%) JBoss
6 26 (20.97%) Apache ServiceMix
7 18 (14.52%) IIS
8 9 (7.26%) MQSeries
9 4 (3.23%) GlassFish
9 4 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (2.42%) Jetty
10 3 (2.42%) Mule ESB
10 3 (2.42%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (1.61%) CMS
11 2 (1.61%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.81%) JCAPS
Applications
1 25 (20.16%) MS Office
2 13 (10.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.61%) Maximo
3 1 (0.81%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) IBM SmartCloud
2 3 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (2.42%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (2.42%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.42%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (2.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.35%) FTP
2 18 (14.52%) SSL
3 13 (10.48%) Internet
4 12 (9.68%) DNS
4 12 (9.68%) SSH
5 3 (2.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.61%) DB2
2 31 (25.00%) MySQL
3 21 (16.94%) SQL Server
4 14 (11.29%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.26%) Informix
6 8 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (5.65%) Oracle Database
8 5 (4.03%) Data Mining
9 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (1.61%) Jackrabbit
11 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.81%) DbVisualizer
12 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (12.90%) WebLogic Workshop
2 7 (5.65%) Ant
3 6 (4.84%) JIRA
4 4 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.23%) JUnit
4 4 (3.23%) Maven
4 4 (3.23%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (2.42%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (2.42%) Hudson
5 3 (2.42%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.42%) Subversion
5 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.61%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.61%) Log4j
6 2 (1.61%) Mockito
6 2 (1.61%) Selenium
7 1 (0.81%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.81%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.81%) Rational Rose
General
1 48 (38.71%) Finance
2 17 (13.71%) Retail
3 10 (8.06%) Banking
4 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (36.29%) Developer
2 41 (33.06%) Java Developer
3 30 (24.19%) Analyst
4 20 (16.13%) Applications Support
5 16 (12.90%) Support Analyst
6 14 (11.29%) Administrator
6 14 (11.29%) Linux Support
6 14 (11.29%) SQL Analyst
6 14 (11.29%) Unix Analyst
7 13 (10.48%) AIX Support
7 13 (10.48%) Linux Scripter
7 13 (10.48%) Programmer
7 13 (10.48%) SQL Support Analyst
7 13 (10.48%) Systems Administrator
7 13 (10.48%) Unix Scripter
7 13 (10.48%) Unix Support
7 13 (10.48%) Unix Support Analyst
8 12 (9.68%) Architect
9 11 (8.87%) Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (8.87%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (50.00%) J2EE
2 39 (31.45%) Middleware
3 35 (28.23%) Spring
4 34 (27.42%) XML
5 31 (25.00%) Web Services
6 27 (21.77%) WebSphere MQ
7 26 (20.97%) LAMP
8 22 (17.74%) SOAP
9 21 (16.94%) Hibernate
9 21 (16.94%) HTML
10 20 (16.13%) Java EE
10 20 (16.13%) JSP
11 19 (15.32%) JDBC
12 18 (14.52%) ActiveMQ
13 17 (13.71%) CSS
14 16 (12.90%) .NET
14 16 (12.90%) Apache Camel
14 16 (12.90%) Drools
14 16 (12.90%) EJB
14 16 (12.90%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.68%) Clustering
2 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.84%) PKI
3 5 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.03%) SWIFT
4 3 (2.42%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.42%) DataPower
4 3 (2.42%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.81%) PMI
5 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (45.16%) Unix
2 54 (43.55%) Linux
3 31 (25.00%) Windows
4 18 (14.52%) AIX
5 16 (12.90%) Solaris
6 14 (11.29%) Windows Server
7 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
10 3 (2.42%) Android
10 3 (2.42%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.61%) HPUX
11 2 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.29%) ITIL
2 29 (23.39%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (20.16%) Problem Management
3 25 (20.16%) Time Management
4 19 (15.32%) Migration
5 18 (14.52%) E-Commerce
6 17 (13.71%) MVC
7 16 (12.90%) TDD
8 14 (11.29%) SOA
9 13 (10.48%) SDLC
10 12 (9.68%) Data Analysis
10 12 (9.68%) ITIL V3
10 12 (9.68%) Open Source
10 12 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (9.68%) Test Scripting
10 12 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (8.87%) Presales
12 9 (7.26%) Mentoring
12 9 (7.26%) Waterfall
13 7 (5.65%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 111 (89.52%) Java
2 59 (47.58%) SQL
3 35 (28.23%) Perl
4 26 (20.97%) Bash Shell
5 24 (19.35%) JavaScript
6 14 (11.29%) PHP
7 13 (10.48%) VB
8 12 (9.68%) Shell Script
9 9 (7.26%) C
10 2 (1.61%) Python
10 2 (1.61%) Ruby
11 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 12 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (4.84%) Degree
4 2 (1.61%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) SLA
2 5 (4.03%) ISO 8583
2 5 (4.03%) ISO20022
2 5 (4.03%) SEPA
3 3 (2.42%) COBIT
4 1 (0.81%) GxP
System Software
1 24 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.29%) Active Directory
3 12 (9.68%) Postfix
3 12 (9.68%) qmail
3 12 (9.68%) Sendmail
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (9.68%) Plesk
2 3 (2.42%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 76 (61.29%) IBM
2 72 (58.06%) Oracle
3 44 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 26 (20.97%) Red Hat
5 24 (19.35%) VMware
6 10 (8.06%) TIBCO
7 4 (3.23%) VocaLink
8 3 (2.42%) Fiorano
8 3 (2.42%) Splunk
8 3 (2.42%) Sun
9 2 (1.61%) ATG
9 2 (1.61%) Blue Martini
9 2 (1.61%) Citrix
9 2 (1.61%) Elastic Path
9 2 (1.61%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.81%) HP
10 1 (0.81%) Infor
10 1 (0.81%) SAP
10 1 (0.81%) Temenos
10 1 (0.81%) webMethods
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