The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 56 53 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.23% 0.45% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.85% 2.35% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
Application Platforms Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
118 85 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 27.00% 19.23% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 110 67 103
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 £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £51,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
WebSphere
Bedfordshire

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 17 April 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) DB2
2 6 (75.00%) JSP
2 6 (75.00%) Struts
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) AIX
2 6 (75.00%) JBoss
3 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
3 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
4 4 (50.00%) ICEfaces
4 4 (50.00%) JSF
4 4 (50.00%) EJB
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) MyEclipse
6 2 (25.00%) Ajax
6 2 (25.00%) Java EE
6 2 (25.00%) Sunopsis
6 2 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (25.00%) ETL
6 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) OO

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) DB2
2 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) MyEclipse
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) JSP
1 6 (75.00%) Struts
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) JSF
2 4 (50.00%) EJB
2 4 (50.00%) ICEfaces
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) Java EE
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
1 6 (75.00%) AIX
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) RAD
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) Sunopsis
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat