The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 35 38 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 2 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.93% 2.73% 1.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.77% 10.96% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
WebSphere
Bedfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
53 73 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 24.54% 24.91% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 48 70 92
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% -13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Luton

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Luton

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (62.50%) PDM
2 5 (62.50%) Cincom
2 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 5 (62.50%) Marketing
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) FMCG
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) JSF
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Automotive
5 1 (12.50%) TOWER Software

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Product Manager
1 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Strategy Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) SOAP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) JSF
1 2 (25.00%) Ajax
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (62.50%) PDM
1 5 (62.50%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Cincom
3 1 (12.50%) TOWER Software