The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 - 82 88
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 0 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.74% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.66% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 6
Average salary - £70,000 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +24.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
WebSphere
Oxfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
170 191 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 22.37% 20.17% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 157 170 214
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 24 December 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VBScript
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) EJB
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Intranet
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) COM
2 6 (85.71%) Struts
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
3 5 (71.43%) VB
3 5 (71.43%) Migration

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (100.00%) IIS
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (85.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) EJB
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Struts
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) COM
3 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VBScript
2 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
3 5 (71.43%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft