The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 91 110 112
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 49 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.22% 1.17% 1.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.89% 6.30% 6.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 9
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £43,500 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
WebSphere
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
412 460 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.66% 18.52% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 323 360 313
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 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Reading

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Reading

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Reading

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 58 (77.33%) WebLogic
2 47 (62.67%) Java
3 39 (52.00%) Open Source
4 37 (49.33%) JBoss
5 34 (45.33%) Oracle
6 31 (41.33%) Linux
6 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (37.33%) Computer Science
7 28 (37.33%) Performance Tuning
8 27 (36.00%) SaaS
8 27 (36.00%) SOA
9 26 (34.67%) HTML
9 26 (34.67%) JSON
9 26 (34.67%) jQuery
10 24 (32.00%) Software Engineering
10 24 (32.00%) XML
11 23 (30.67%) CSS
11 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
11 23 (30.67%) Middleware
11 23 (30.67%) Load Balancing
11 23 (30.67%) HTML5
11 23 (30.67%) AngularJS
12 22 (29.33%) Oracle Database
12 22 (29.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 22 (29.33%) Public Cloud
12 22 (29.33%) PaaS
12 22 (29.33%) Oracle Fusion
12 22 (29.33%) Oracle RAC
13 20 (26.67%) Git (software)
13 20 (26.67%) CSS3

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 58 (77.33%) WebLogic
2 37 (49.33%) JBoss
3 15 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (17.33%) Tomcat
5 10 (13.33%) Apache
5 10 (13.33%) IIS
6 6 (8.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (8.00%) GlassFish
7 3 (4.00%) Liferay
7 3 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (4.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 27 (36.00%) SaaS
2 22 (29.33%) PaaS
3 5 (6.67%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.33%) Firewall
2 7 (9.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.00%) LDAP
4 5 (6.67%) Internet
5 4 (5.33%) Network Security
6 3 (4.00%) SSL
7 2 (2.67%) DNS
7 2 (2.67%) OSPF
7 2 (2.67%) BGP
7 2 (2.67%) EIGRP
7 2 (2.67%) IGRP
7 2 (2.67%) TACACS
7 2 (2.67%) ATM
7 2 (2.67%) LAN
7 2 (2.67%) WAN
7 2 (2.67%) SMTP
7 2 (2.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) Oracle Database
2 8 (10.67%) MySQL
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (6.67%) DB2
5 3 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (26.67%) Ant
1 20 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 17 (22.67%) JIRA
2 17 (22.67%) Selenium
2 17 (22.67%) JUnit
3 6 (8.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.33%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.00%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.00%) WebLogic Workshop
5 3 (4.00%) JMeter
5 3 (4.00%) Log4j
5 3 (4.00%) Subversion
5 3 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 15 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 3 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (41.33%) Developer
1 31 (41.33%) Java Developer
2 19 (25.33%) Software Engineer
3 18 (24.00%) DBA
4 17 (22.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 13 (17.33%) Administrator
6 12 (16.00%) Senior DBA
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
8 6 (8.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
8 6 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Technical Support
9 5 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Technical Support Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (34.67%) HTML
1 26 (34.67%) JSON
1 26 (34.67%) jQuery
2 24 (32.00%) XML
3 23 (30.67%) Middleware
3 23 (30.67%) CSS
3 23 (30.67%) HTML5
3 23 (30.67%) AngularJS
4 22 (29.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 22 (29.33%) Oracle Fusion
5 20 (26.67%) CSS3
6 17 (22.67%) PhoneGap
7 13 (17.33%) J2EE
8 9 (12.00%) Hibernate
8 9 (12.00%) Spring
9 8 (10.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 6 (8.00%) JPA
10 6 (8.00%) WebCenter
10 6 (8.00%) Web Services
11 5 (6.67%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.33%) Computer Science
2 22 (29.33%) Public Cloud
3 16 (21.33%) Clustering
4 13 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (8.00%) Performance Metrics
5 6 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (8.00%) Oracle Exalogic
5 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.33%) PKI
7 3 (4.00%) Online Banking
7 3 (4.00%) Client/Server
7 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (4.00%) User Experience
7 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.00%) Data Structures
7 3 (4.00%) Algorithms
7 3 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (41.33%) Linux
2 11 (14.67%) Windows
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.00%) UNIX
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.00%) Open Source
2 31 (41.33%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (37.33%) Performance Tuning
4 27 (36.00%) SOA
5 24 (32.00%) Software Engineering
6 23 (30.67%) Load Balancing
7 17 (22.67%) Web Development
7 17 (22.67%) OOP
7 17 (22.67%) MVC
7 17 (22.67%) Mentoring
7 17 (22.67%) Mobile Development
8 14 (18.67%) Scrum
9 11 (14.67%) Performance Management
10 10 (13.33%) Multithreading
11 9 (12.00%) Migration
12 7 (9.33%) Identity Management
12 7 (9.33%) CRM
12 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (8.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 47 (62.67%) Java
2 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.67%) PHP
3 17 (22.67%) Python
3 17 (22.67%) Ruby
4 11 (14.67%) SQL
5 3 (4.00%) VBScript
5 3 (4.00%) VB
5 3 (4.00%) XQuery
5 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.00%) XPath
5 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.33%) Degree
3 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.33%) IBM WebSphere Certification
System Software
1 22 (29.33%) Oracle RAC
2 12 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.67%) XenServer
4 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (10.67%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (8.00%) Data Guard
4 5 (6.67%) Puppet
5 3 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (4.00%) SCCM
6 2 (2.67%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (2.67%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 34 (45.33%) Oracle
2 14 (18.67%) IBM
3 12 (16.00%) VMware
4 6 (8.00%) Sun
5 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.00%) ESRI
6 3 (4.00%) Lumension
7 2 (2.67%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.67%) F5
7 2 (2.67%) Cisco
7 2 (2.67%) HP
7 2 (2.67%) Juniper
8 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.33%) Temenos