The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 271 264 209
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -55
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 186 211 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 0.89% 1.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.24% 4.59% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 151 171 165
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £76,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
WebSphere
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4391 4601 4866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.68% 19.46% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3688 3846 4075
Average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in the South East

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in the South East

WebSphere
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
Berkshire +12 65 £50,000 -9.09% 9
Hampshire +10 28 £47,500 -6.86%
West Sussex +7 28 £50,000 -16.66%
Buckinghamshire -21 23 £37,500 -6.25% 1
East Sussex +22 22 £65,000 -
Surrey -29 9 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Sussex - 6 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire +2 3 £50,000 -20.00%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 246 (62.28%) Java
2 193 (48.86%) Oracle
3 173 (43.80%) SQL
4 147 (37.22%) IBM
5 129 (32.66%) Finance
6 126 (31.90%) WebLogic
6 126 (31.90%) Linux
6 126 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
7 122 (30.89%) XML
8 121 (30.63%) Windows
9 120 (30.38%) Web Services
10 113 (28.61%) JBoss
11 108 (27.34%) HTML
11 108 (27.34%) JavaScript
12 98 (24.81%) UNIX
13 97 (24.56%) Tomcat
14 95 (24.05%) SQL Server
14 95 (24.05%) J2EE
15 92 (23.29%) SOA
16 89 (22.53%) Software Engineering
17 87 (22.03%) Spring
18 79 (20.00%) JMS
19 74 (18.73%) CSS
20 73 (18.48%) JSP
21 72 (18.23%) SOAP
22 69 (17.47%) WebSphere Application Server
23 61 (15.44%) WebSphere MQ
24 57 (14.43%) Degree
25 56 (14.18%) PL/SQL
26 55 (13.92%) Oracle Database

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 126 (31.90%) WebLogic
2 113 (28.61%) JBoss
3 97 (24.56%) Tomcat
4 69 (17.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 51 (12.91%) Apache
6 43 (10.89%) WebSphere Portal
7 29 (7.34%) Lotus Domino
7 29 (7.34%) Jetty
8 21 (5.32%) Quickr
8 21 (5.32%) IBM Connections
9 20 (5.06%) SharePoint
9 20 (5.06%) GlassFish
10 16 (4.05%) IBM Notes
11 14 (3.54%) IBM HTTP Server
12 13 (3.29%) IIS
13 11 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 10 (2.53%) CMS
15 7 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (1.77%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (2.03%) Mingle
2 5 (1.27%) MS Office
3 3 (0.76%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.52%) Adobe Campaign
2 4 (1.01%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.76%) TIBCO iProcess
3 3 (0.76%) BASE24
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.51%) Magento
5 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.25%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.25%) Maximo
5 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.06%) SaaS
2 14 (3.54%) Office 365
3 6 (1.52%) PaaS
4 2 (0.51%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.51%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.25%) Taleo
5 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.86%) HTTP
1 35 (8.86%) TCP/IP
2 30 (7.59%) LDAP
3 23 (5.82%) SAN
3 23 (5.82%) Firewall
4 22 (5.57%) MPLS
4 22 (5.57%) Ethernet
4 22 (5.57%) SDH
5 14 (3.54%) SSL
6 13 (3.29%) DNS
6 13 (3.29%) FTP
7 12 (3.04%) Internet
8 11 (2.78%) NAS
9 10 (2.53%) DHCP
10 9 (2.28%) IPsec
11 8 (2.03%) VoIP
12 7 (1.77%) Kerberos
13 6 (1.52%) SMS
14 4 (1.01%) HTTPS
15 3 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 55 (13.92%) Oracle Database
3 38 (9.62%) DB2
4 35 (8.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 35 (8.86%) Oracle ODI
5 30 (7.59%) MySQL
6 27 (6.84%) Relational Database
7 22 (5.57%) Oracle Database 10g
8 14 (3.54%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (3.29%) SAP Data Services
10 12 (3.04%) Oracle Reports
10 12 (3.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.52%) Ingres
14 4 (1.01%) Big Data
14 4 (1.01%) MongoDB
14 4 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (1.01%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 53 (13.42%) Maven
2 51 (12.91%) JUnit
3 41 (10.38%) Subversion
4 38 (9.62%) Eclipse
5 35 (8.86%) Git (software)
5 35 (8.86%) Jenkins
6 25 (6.33%) JIRA
7 24 (6.08%) Ant
8 21 (5.32%) Toad
8 21 (5.32%) Cucumber
9 20 (5.06%) Oracle Forms
10 15 (3.80%) ClearCase
11 14 (3.54%) Selenium
11 14 (3.54%) jMock
12 13 (3.29%) NetBeans
13 9 (2.28%) StarTeam
13 9 (2.28%) TeamCity
13 9 (2.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (1.77%) SoapUI
15 6 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 129 (32.66%) Finance
2 51 (12.91%) Retail
3 29 (7.34%) Telecoms
4 26 (6.58%) Banking
5 24 (6.08%) Marketing
6 14 (3.54%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.76%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.76%) Back Office
8 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.51%) Legal
8 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.51%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.25%) Games
9 1 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 117 (29.62%) Developer
2 84 (21.27%) Software Engineer
3 58 (14.68%) Java Developer
4 49 (12.41%) Architect
5 43 (10.89%) Senior Developer
6 39 (9.87%) Solutions Architect
7 33 (8.35%) Support Engineer
8 24 (6.08%) Oracle Developer
9 20 (5.06%) Consultant
9 20 (5.06%) Java Software Engineer
10 18 (4.56%) Support Specialist
11 17 (4.30%) Senior Java Developer
12 16 (4.05%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (3.54%) Senior Software Engineer
13 14 (3.54%) Technical Specialist
14 12 (3.04%) Software Developer
14 12 (3.04%) Senior Oracle Developer
15 11 (2.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 10 (2.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 8 (2.03%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (30.89%) XML
2 120 (30.38%) Web Services
3 108 (27.34%) HTML
4 95 (24.05%) J2EE
5 87 (22.03%) Spring
6 79 (20.00%) JMS
7 74 (18.73%) CSS
8 73 (18.48%) JSP
9 72 (18.23%) SOAP
10 61 (15.44%) WebSphere MQ
11 50 (12.66%) HTML5
12 47 (11.90%) Middleware
12 47 (11.90%) Hibernate
13 43 (10.89%) JSON
14 41 (10.38%) Ajax
15 40 (10.13%) .NET
16 35 (8.86%) Java EE
17 34 (8.61%) REST
17 34 (8.61%) Struts
18 33 (8.35%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (12.41%) Data Structures
2 47 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 33 (8.35%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (7.59%) Management Information System
5 27 (6.84%) Social Media
5 27 (6.84%) Visualisation
6 26 (6.58%) Open Source
7 19 (4.81%) Clustering
8 15 (3.80%) DataPower
8 15 (3.80%) PKI
9 14 (3.54%) User Experience
10 11 (2.78%) N-Tier
11 9 (2.28%) AS400
11 9 (2.28%) Client/Server
11 9 (2.28%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.77%) HACMP
13 6 (1.52%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.52%) Public Cloud
13 6 (1.52%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 126 (31.90%) Linux
2 121 (30.63%) Windows
3 98 (24.81%) UNIX
4 34 (8.61%) AIX
5 24 (6.08%) Solaris
6 19 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (2.78%) HPUX
9 9 (2.28%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (1.77%) CentOS
10 7 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.77%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (1.52%) VMS
12 2 (0.51%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (23.29%) SOA
3 89 (22.53%) Software Engineering
4 50 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
5 45 (11.39%) ITIL
6 39 (9.87%) Knowledge Management
7 37 (9.37%) TDD
8 34 (8.61%) Unit Testing
9 33 (8.35%) Migration
10 32 (8.10%) UML
11 30 (7.59%) Mentoring
12 29 (7.34%) Service Delivery
12 29 (7.34%) Content Management
13 27 (6.84%) MVC
14 25 (6.33%) Web Development
14 25 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (6.08%) Data Migration
15 24 (6.08%) Scrum
16 23 (5.82%) Analytics
17 22 (5.57%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 246 (62.28%) Java
2 173 (43.80%) SQL
3 108 (27.34%) JavaScript
4 56 (14.18%) PL/SQL
5 30 (7.59%) PowerShell
6 26 (6.58%) PHP
7 23 (5.82%) Perl
8 20 (5.06%) C++
9 15 (3.80%) XPath
9 15 (3.80%) Shell Script
10 13 (3.29%) Ruby
10 13 (3.29%) Python
11 12 (3.04%) COBOL
11 12 (3.04%) C#
12 11 (2.78%) C
12 11 (2.78%) XQuery
13 10 (2.53%) Korn
14 7 (1.77%) Jython
14 7 (1.77%) VBScript
14 7 (1.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 57 (14.43%) Degree
2 30 (7.59%) Security Cleared
3 19 (4.81%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.29%) OCPJP
4 13 (3.29%) OCMJD
4 13 (3.29%) IBM Certification
5 8 (2.03%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.77%) Oracle Certification
7 5 (1.27%) CSSLP
8 4 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.76%) CISSP
10 2 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.51%) CCIE
10 2 (0.51%) CCNA
10 2 (0.51%) MCSE
10 2 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.25%) MCITP
11 1 (0.25%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.77%) QA
2 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.76%) COBIT
3 3 (0.76%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (7.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (7.09%) Oracle RAC
3 20 (5.06%) Active Directory
4 14 (3.54%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.77%) vSphere
6 4 (1.01%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.51%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.25%) XenServer
8 1 (0.25%) Firmware
8 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 15 (3.80%) Puppet
2 13 (3.29%) Tivoli
3 11 (2.78%) OpenAM
4 9 (2.28%) SCCM
5 8 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.77%) CA Single Sign-On
6 7 (1.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (1.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (1.52%) WebSphere Cast Iron
7 6 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.01%) Control-M
9 3 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.51%) SCOM
10 2 (0.51%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.25%) OMEGAMON
11 1 (0.25%) HP NNM
11 1 (0.25%) CiscoWorks
11 1 (0.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 1 (0.25%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 193 (48.86%) Oracle
2 147 (37.22%) IBM
3 38 (9.62%) VMware
4 26 (6.58%) Microsoft
5 25 (6.33%) Red Hat
5 25 (6.33%) BEA
6 23 (5.82%) Sun
6 23 (5.82%) Lotus
7 22 (5.57%) Cramer
8 20 (5.06%) SAP
8 20 (5.06%) MetaSolv
9 19 (4.81%) Business Objects
9 19 (4.81%) iRise
10 14 (3.54%) Atlassian
11 11 (2.78%) Ab Initio
11 11 (2.78%) Cisco
11 11 (2.78%) HP
12 7 (1.77%) ESRI
12 7 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.77%) Adobe
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