The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 176 145 135
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.47% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.60% 2.21% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £60,000 £104,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.30% +113.33%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -1.09%
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
840 589 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 22.14% 21.16% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 657 477 435
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WebSphere Application Server
West Yorkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Leeds

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (87.50%) IBM
3 12 (75.00%) Java
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) J2EE
3 12 (75.00%) Oracle
4 10 (62.50%) Finance
5 8 (50.00%) Manufacturing
5 8 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (50.00%) HTTP
5 8 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (50.00%) DB2
5 8 (50.00%) IIS
5 8 (50.00%) Perl
5 8 (50.00%) JDBC
5 8 (50.00%) JSP
5 8 (50.00%) Struts
5 8 (50.00%) UNIX
5 8 (50.00%) Windows
5 8 (50.00%) AIX
5 8 (50.00%) Solaris
5 8 (50.00%) Linux
5 8 (50.00%) Retail
5 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (37.50%) Middleware
6 6 (37.50%) MVC
6 6 (37.50%) JMS
6 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) XML

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 8 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (25.00%) MQSeries
4 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (12.50%) GlassFish
4 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 2 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (12.50%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) HTTP
2 4 (25.00%) FTP
2 4 (25.00%) 2G
3 2 (12.50%) Intranet
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Rational Application Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
2 4 (25.00%) Maven
2 4 (25.00%) JUnit
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Multimedia
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
1 8 (50.00%) Consultant
2 7 (43.75%) Java Consultant
2 7 (43.75%) Support Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) J2EE
2 8 (50.00%) JDBC
2 8 (50.00%) JSP
2 8 (50.00%) Struts
3 6 (37.50%) Middleware
3 6 (37.50%) JMS
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) XML
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) JSTL
4 4 (25.00%) XHTML
5 3 (18.75%) EJB
6 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) Java EE
6 2 (12.50%) Spring
6 2 (12.50%) JSF
6 2 (12.50%) JTA
6 2 (12.50%) JPA
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (12.50%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) DataPower
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) UNIX
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
1 8 (50.00%) AIX
1 8 (50.00%) Solaris
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) Content Management
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) RAD
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) AOP
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Perl
2 8 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) IBM
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) MKS
4 2 (12.50%) Kony
4 2 (12.50%) JBoss