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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 142 140 120
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -20
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.19% 0.43% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.34% 2.21% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 9
Average salary £53,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.40% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
374 497 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.41% 19.51% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 290 373 358
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,250 £63,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 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 12 (100.00%) IBM
1 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Degree
3 8 (66.67%) Resource Management
3 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) ATM
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) DB2
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) Spring
4 5 (41.67%) Ajax
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 4 (33.33%) Content Management
6 3 (25.00%) Web Development
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) JPA
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (25.00%) ClearCase

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Alfresco
2 2 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) ATM
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) DB2
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Development Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Senior Development Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (25.00%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
1 5 (41.67%) jQuery
1 5 (41.67%) Ajax
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (25.00%) JPA
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (25.00%) JSF
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) JSP
2 3 (25.00%) Struts
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP
3 2 (16.67%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) AIX
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) SUSE
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Mentoring
2 8 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Content Management
5 3 (25.00%) V-Model
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) Line Management
5 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) OOD
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) CSSLP
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) BEA
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) webMethods
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle