The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 70 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 5 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.67% 1.66% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.98% 6.67% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 2
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +22.34%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
168 240 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 22.49% 24.97% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 158 218 81
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,700 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere
Oxfordshire

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Oxford

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
4 2 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (33.33%) Text Mining
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (33.33%) RDF
4 2 (33.33%) XQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) Ant
4 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (33.33%) EJB
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) Servlets
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Text Mining
2 2 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (33.33%) Triplestore
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) HBase
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) CruiseControl
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Hudson
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Lead Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Web Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) EJB
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Servlets
3 2 (33.33%) JNDI
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Taxonomies
1 2 (33.33%) Ontologies
1 2 (33.33%) Linked Data
1 2 (33.33%) Semantic Web
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) RDF
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) XQuery
3 2 (33.33%) XPath
3 2 (33.33%) SPARQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP