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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 98 107 118
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 17 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.15% 1.21% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.63% 5.56% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 8
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 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
367 396 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.75% 21.77% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 324 355 307
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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
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 21 October 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 +11 7 £52,500 -25.00%
Kidlington - 1 £50,000 -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 39 (81.25%) Web Services
2 31 (64.58%) IBM
3 30 (62.50%) XML
3 30 (62.50%) Java
3 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (52.08%) IIS
5 21 (43.75%) Tomcat
6 19 (39.58%) VBScript
7 18 (37.50%) HTML
7 18 (37.50%) .NET
8 17 (35.42%) VB.NET
8 17 (35.42%) JBoss
8 17 (35.42%) SOA
8 17 (35.42%) webMethods
8 17 (35.42%) Pega
8 17 (35.42%) Business Transformation
8 17 (35.42%) IBM Blueworks
9 16 (33.33%) Spring
9 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 16 (33.33%) SQL
10 14 (29.17%) Oracle
10 14 (29.17%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (27.08%) MVC
11 13 (27.08%) SOAP
11 13 (27.08%) EJB
11 13 (27.08%) TDD
11 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database
12 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (22.92%) Ajax

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 25 (52.08%) IIS
2 21 (43.75%) Tomcat
3 17 (35.42%) JBoss
4 14 (29.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 6 (12.50%) WebSphere Process Server
7 4 (8.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (35.42%) IBM Blueworks
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (22.92%) Relational Database
4 10 (20.83%) Big Data
5 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (8.33%) Text Mining
7 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
7 4 (8.33%) HBase
7 4 (8.33%) Triplestore
7 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
7 4 (8.33%) Data Mining
8 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
1 11 (22.92%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (8.33%) CruiseControl
3 4 (8.33%) Subversion
3 4 (8.33%) Maven
3 4 (8.33%) Hudson
3 4 (8.33%) Ant
4 3 (6.25%) JUnit
4 3 (6.25%) Selenium
5 2 (4.17%) WATIR
5 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (8.33%) Legal
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) Solutions Designer
2 17 (35.42%) Designer
3 12 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 11 (22.92%) Software Engineer
5 8 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Principal Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) Principal Software Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Web Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 3 (6.25%) C# Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Lead Software Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Lead Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Technical Leader
11 1 (2.08%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (2.08%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (81.25%) Web Services
2 30 (62.50%) XML
3 18 (37.50%) HTML
3 18 (37.50%) .NET
4 16 (33.33%) Spring
5 13 (27.08%) SOAP
5 13 (27.08%) EJB
6 11 (22.92%) Ajax
6 11 (22.92%) WCF
6 11 (22.92%) LINQ
6 11 (22.92%) HTML5
6 11 (22.92%) CSS
6 11 (22.92%) ADO.NET
6 11 (22.92%) XSLT
6 11 (22.92%) WSDL
7 9 (18.75%) .NET Framework
8 7 (14.58%) J2EE
8 7 (14.58%) Struts
8 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
9 6 (12.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.42%) Open Source
3 4 (8.33%) Taxonomies
3 4 (8.33%) Ontologies
3 4 (8.33%) Linked Data
3 4 (8.33%) Semantic Web
3 4 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) SOA
2 17 (35.42%) Business Transformation
3 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 13 (27.08%) MVC
4 13 (27.08%) TDD
5 11 (22.92%) OO
6 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 7 (14.58%) Migration
8 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
9 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (12.50%) Integration Testing
10 5 (10.42%) Service Management
10 5 (10.42%) BDD
11 4 (8.33%) MapReduce
11 4 (8.33%) Data Architecture
11 4 (8.33%) Risk Management
11 4 (8.33%) RDF
11 4 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) Java
2 19 (39.58%) VBScript
3 17 (35.42%) VB.NET
4 16 (33.33%) SQL
5 11 (22.92%) T-SQL
5 11 (22.92%) C#
6 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.50%) VB
8 4 (8.33%) XPath
8 4 (8.33%) SPARQL
8 4 (8.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) IBM
2 17 (35.42%) webMethods
2 17 (35.42%) Pega
3 14 (29.17%) Oracle
4 8 (16.67%) Microsoft