The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 143 125 130
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 2 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.080% 0.61% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.44% 2.96% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 9
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -1.63%
Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
457 439 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.36% 20.67% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 372 340 347
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
WebSphere Application Server
Berkshire

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 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) IBM
1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 10 (100.00%) DataPower
2 9 (90.00%) Clustering
2 9 (90.00%) JMS
3 8 (80.00%) HTTP
4 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) Legal
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) AIX
6 3 (30.00%) Solaris
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
7 2 (20.00%) SSL
7 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
8 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (10.00%) Banking
8 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (10.00%) Ab Initio
8 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
8 1 (10.00%) IBM Certification
8 1 (10.00%) SOA
8 1 (10.00%) DB2
8 1 (10.00%) Web Services

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
General
1 5 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Middleware
2 9 (90.00%) JMS
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) DataPower
2 9 (90.00%) Clustering
3 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) AIX
1 3 (30.00%) Solaris
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Ab Initio