The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank - 62 57
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.69% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £35,170 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.07%
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +4.65%
WebSphere Application Server
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
73 145 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 20.98% 27.88% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 56 129 97
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £22,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Lancashire

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Java EE
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) REXX
2 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) DB2
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) Servlets
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) COBOL
3 4 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (66.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Struts
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) CSS

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) DB2
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Senior WebSphere Developer
3 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (16.67%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Java EE
1 6 (100.00%) JSP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) Servlets
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JDBC
4 1 (16.67%) JPA
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (16.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mainframe
2 4 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (16.67%) Scrum
1 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) COBOL
2 5 (83.33%) REXX
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM