The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 87 95 109
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 28 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.87% 1.20% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.19% 5.25% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 9
Average salary £57,500 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.85% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
WebSphere
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
342 381 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.88% 22.91% 19.87%
Number of salaries quoted 307 340 300
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

WebSphere
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +2 8 £52,500 -25.00%
Kidlington - 2 £60,000 -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 41 (80.39%) Web Services
2 33 (64.71%) Java
2 33 (64.71%) XML
3 31 (60.78%) IBM
4 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (47.06%) IIS
6 22 (43.14%) VBScript
7 21 (41.18%) HTML
7 21 (41.18%) .NET
8 20 (39.22%) VB.NET
8 20 (39.22%) Tomcat
9 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
10 16 (31.37%) SQL
10 16 (31.37%) SOAP
10 16 (31.37%) JBoss
10 16 (31.37%) SOA
10 16 (31.37%) webMethods
10 16 (31.37%) MVC
10 16 (31.37%) Spring
10 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
10 16 (31.37%) Pega
10 16 (31.37%) Business Transformation
10 16 (31.37%) IBM Blueworks
11 14 (27.45%) C#
11 14 (27.45%) T-SQL
11 14 (27.45%) Oracle
11 14 (27.45%) WebSphere Application Server
11 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
11 14 (27.45%) ADO.NET
11 14 (27.45%) CSS

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 24 (47.06%) IIS
2 20 (39.22%) Tomcat
3 14 (27.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (15.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (15.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (15.69%) SharePoint
5 6 (11.76%) WebSphere Process Server
6 4 (7.84%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (31.37%) IBM Blueworks
2 4 (7.84%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) SQL Server
2 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (27.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (27.45%) Relational Database
3 13 (25.49%) Oracle Database
4 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (19.61%) Big Data
6 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (7.84%) Text Mining
7 4 (7.84%) Triplestore
7 4 (7.84%) Data Mining
7 4 (7.84%) Hadoop
7 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
7 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
7 4 (7.84%) HBase
8 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
1 14 (27.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
3 7 (13.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (7.84%) CruiseControl
4 4 (7.84%) Subversion
4 4 (7.84%) Maven
4 4 (7.84%) Ant
4 4 (7.84%) Hudson
5 3 (5.88%) JUnit
5 3 (5.88%) Selenium
6 2 (3.92%) WATIR
6 2 (3.92%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Marketing
3 5 (9.80%) Banking
4 4 (7.84%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Developer
2 16 (31.37%) Solutions Designer
2 16 (31.37%) Designer
3 15 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Software Engineer
5 8 (15.69%) Senior Developer
6 7 (13.73%) Principal Software Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) Principal Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Web Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.88%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Lead Software Engineer
11 1 (1.96%) Project Manager
11 1 (1.96%) Technical Project Manager
11 1 (1.96%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (80.39%) Web Services
2 33 (64.71%) XML
3 21 (41.18%) HTML
3 21 (41.18%) .NET
4 16 (31.37%) SOAP
4 16 (31.37%) Spring
5 14 (27.45%) Ajax
5 14 (27.45%) WCF
5 14 (27.45%) LINQ
5 14 (27.45%) HTML5
5 14 (27.45%) XSLT
5 14 (27.45%) WSDL
5 14 (27.45%) ADO.NET
5 14 (27.45%) CSS
6 13 (25.49%) EJB
7 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 7 (13.73%) Struts
8 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
8 7 (13.73%) J2EE
9 6 (11.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.80%) Open Source
3 4 (7.84%) Linked Data
3 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.84%) Taxonomies
3 4 (7.84%) Ontologies
3 4 (7.84%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
2 16 (31.37%) MVC
2 16 (31.37%) SOA
2 16 (31.37%) Business Transformation
3 14 (27.45%) OO
4 13 (25.49%) TDD
5 11 (21.57%) Unit Testing
6 10 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
7 7 (13.73%) Migration
8 6 (11.76%) Integration Testing
8 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.80%) BDD
9 5 (9.80%) Service Management
9 5 (9.80%) Change Management
10 4 (7.84%) RDF
10 4 (7.84%) Project Management
10 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
10 4 (7.84%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) Java
2 22 (43.14%) VBScript
3 20 (39.22%) VB.NET
4 16 (31.37%) SQL
5 14 (27.45%) T-SQL
5 14 (27.45%) C#
6 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
7 6 (11.76%) VB
8 4 (7.84%) XQuery
8 4 (7.84%) XPath
8 4 (7.84%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (60.78%) IBM
2 16 (31.37%) webMethods
2 16 (31.37%) Pega
2 16 (31.37%) JBoss
3 14 (27.45%) Oracle
4 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.96%) SAP