The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 132 130 127
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 9 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 0.28% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.15% 1.52% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £65,000 £66,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% +10.41%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
WebSphere Application Server
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
419 461 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.70% 18.56% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 331 360 314
Average salary £44,750 £46,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.71% +6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Reading

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

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Reading

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (60.00%) J2EE
3 9 (60.00%) Oracle
3 9 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 9 (60.00%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) JBoss
3 9 (60.00%) SOA
3 9 (60.00%) Migration
3 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 9 (60.00%) Spring
4 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
6 6 (40.00%) ERP
6 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (40.00%) Middleware
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (40.00%) Change Management
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 6 (40.00%) Identity Management
6 6 (40.00%) Scrum
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) CRM
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (40.00%) IBM
6 6 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (40.00%) Performance Metrics

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (60.00%) JBoss
3 6 (40.00%) GlassFish
3 6 (40.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (20.00%) Liferay
4 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) SaaS
1 6 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Ant
1 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (20.00%) Log4j
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
1 3 (20.00%) Maven
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Legal
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
2 6 (40.00%) DBA
2 6 (40.00%) Senior DBA
2 6 (40.00%) Administrator
2 6 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Lead Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) J2EE
1 9 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (60.00%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) Middleware
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (40.00%) JPA
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (40.00%) WebCenter
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (33.33%) Java SE
3 5 (33.33%) Java EE
4 3 (20.00%) JSON
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) Ajax
4 3 (20.00%) EJB
4 3 (20.00%) JSP
4 3 (20.00%) Servlets
4 3 (20.00%) Struts
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (40.00%) Performance Metrics
2 6 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (40.00%) Public Cloud
2 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Exalogic
2 6 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (20.00%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (60.00%) SOA
2 9 (60.00%) Migration
3 7 (46.67%) Mentoring
4 6 (40.00%) Open Source
4 6 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (40.00%) Content Management
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 6 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (40.00%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) CRM
4 6 (40.00%) ERP
4 6 (40.00%) Change Management
4 6 (40.00%) Identity Management
4 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (33.33%) OO
5 5 (33.33%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) XQuery
2 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) VMware