The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 86 97 107
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 29 27 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.86% 1.55% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.53% 6.47% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 2
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +17.02%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
340 417 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.79% 23.87% 19.38%
Number of salaries quoted 316 370 254
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £26,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere
South East

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
Kidlington - 5 £70,000 -
Oxford -3 4 £70,000 +21.73%
Banbury -3 3 £35,000 -27.83%
Abingdon - 1 £55,000 -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 36 (94.74%) Web Services
2 25 (65.79%) XML
2 25 (65.79%) Java
3 21 (55.26%) HTML
4 18 (47.37%) IBM
5 16 (42.11%) MVC
5 16 (42.11%) SOAP
6 15 (39.47%) Tomcat
7 14 (36.84%) WSDL
7 14 (36.84%) XSLT
7 14 (36.84%) CSS
7 14 (36.84%) OO
7 14 (36.84%) C#
7 14 (36.84%) T-SQL
7 14 (36.84%) VBScript
7 14 (36.84%) VB.NET
7 14 (36.84%) .NET
7 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
7 14 (36.84%) ADO.NET
7 14 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (36.84%) Ajax
7 14 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (36.84%) WCF
7 14 (36.84%) LINQ
7 14 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (36.84%) HTML5
7 14 (36.84%) Relational Database
8 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
9 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
9 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2005

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 15 (39.47%) Tomcat
2 11 (28.95%) IIS
3 6 (15.79%) WebSphere Process Server
3 6 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (10.53%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) IBM Blueworks
2 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 14 (36.84%) Relational Database
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
3 10 (26.32%) Big Data
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
5 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.53%) HBase
5 4 (10.53%) Triplestore
5 4 (10.53%) Text Mining
5 4 (10.53%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Visual Studio
1 14 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.53%) Hudson
2 4 (10.53%) Maven
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) CruiseControl
2 4 (10.53%) Subversion
2 4 (10.53%) Ant
3 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.26%) WATIR
3 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Designer
3 11 (28.95%) Solutions Designer
3 11 (28.95%) Software Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Principal Software Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Principal Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Web Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Project Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (94.74%) Web Services
2 25 (65.79%) XML
3 21 (55.26%) HTML
4 16 (42.11%) SOAP
5 14 (36.84%) WSDL
5 14 (36.84%) XSLT
5 14 (36.84%) CSS
5 14 (36.84%) .NET
5 14 (36.84%) ADO.NET
5 14 (36.84%) Ajax
5 14 (36.84%) WCF
5 14 (36.84%) LINQ
5 14 (36.84%) HTML5
6 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
7 9 (23.68%) Spring
8 7 (18.42%) J2EE
9 6 (15.79%) Hibernate
9 6 (15.79%) EJB
10 4 (10.53%) REST
10 4 (10.53%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Open Source
2 4 (10.53%) Linked Data
2 4 (10.53%) Taxonomies
2 4 (10.53%) Ontologies
2 4 (10.53%) Semantic Web
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) MVC
2 14 (36.84%) OO
3 12 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 11 (28.95%) Unit Testing
4 11 (28.95%) SOA
5 10 (26.32%) Business Transformation
5 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (23.68%) TDD
7 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Change Management
9 5 (13.16%) Service Management
10 4 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (10.53%) Data Architecture
10 4 (10.53%) RDF
10 4 (10.53%) Project Management
11 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
11 2 (5.26%) Analytics
11 2 (5.26%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) T-SQL
2 14 (36.84%) VBScript
2 14 (36.84%) VB.NET
3 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) SPARQL
5 4 (10.53%) XPath
5 4 (10.53%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (47.37%) IBM
2 11 (28.95%) JBoss
3 10 (26.32%) webMethods
3 10 (26.32%) Pega
4 6 (15.79%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) SAP