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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 174 117 139
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +22
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.14% 1.08% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.56% 5.00% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 9
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
888 560 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.17% 21.70% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 636 441 389
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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 31 July 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (90.00%) Maven
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 5 (50.00%) JMeter
4 5 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) Servlets
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) UML
4 5 (50.00%) JBoss
4 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (50.00%) JMS
4 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) JUnit
4 5 (50.00%) JDBC
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
4 5 (50.00%) Spring
4 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (50.00%) Big Data
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 5 (50.00%) Apache Camel
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Maven
2 5 (50.00%) JMeter
2 5 (50.00%) JUnit
2 5 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (50.00%) JBehave
2 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (50.00%) Servlets
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
1 5 (50.00%) JMS
1 5 (50.00%) JDBC
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (50.00%) Spring
1 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 5 (50.00%) JSON
1 5 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 5 (50.00%) Apache Wicket
1 5 (50.00%) JPA
1 5 (50.00%) RESTful
1 5 (50.00%) HTML5
1 5 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) JavaBeans
2 1 (10.00%) Struts
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) TDD
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
1 5 (50.00%) UML
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) C#
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) JBoss
3 4 (40.00%) MKS
3 4 (40.00%) IBM