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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 284 257 234
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -23
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 166 212 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 0.93% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.92% 4.44% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 117 151 183
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £33,400 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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
4235 4777 4723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.39% 21.04% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3643 3885 4059
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,123
% change year-on-year
- +2.24%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +8 55 £50,000 -2.43% 7
West Sussex +21 25 £37,500 -40.00% 1
Hampshire -6 25 £55,000 +7.84% 3
Surrey -28 22 £50,000 +11.11%
East Sussex +30 14 £61,250 -
Buckinghamshire -18 13 £65,000 +44.44%
Sussex - 3 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire -17 2 £35,500 -38.26%
Kent - 2 £27,500 -
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 236 (65.19%) Java
2 166 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
3 159 (43.92%) Oracle
4 142 (39.23%) Finance
5 140 (38.67%) SQL
6 137 (37.85%) WebLogic
7 118 (32.60%) Linux
8 117 (32.32%) JBoss
9 114 (31.49%) HTML
10 112 (30.94%) JavaScript
10 112 (30.94%) XML
11 99 (27.35%) Windows
12 98 (27.07%) Web Services
13 94 (25.97%) J2EE
14 89 (24.59%) IBM
15 85 (23.48%) Software Engineering
16 83 (22.93%) UNIX
17 79 (21.82%) Spring
18 74 (20.44%) SOA
19 73 (20.17%) Tomcat
20 69 (19.06%) SQL Server
21 68 (18.78%) Hibernate
22 65 (17.96%) Oracle Database
23 64 (17.68%) CSS
24 62 (17.13%) Computer Science
24 62 (17.13%) HTML5
25 59 (16.30%) JUnit
26 58 (16.02%) JMS
26 58 (16.02%) Degree
26 58 (16.02%) Retail

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 137 (37.85%) WebLogic
2 117 (32.32%) JBoss
3 73 (20.17%) Tomcat
4 47 (12.98%) WebSphere Application Server
5 33 (9.12%) Apache
6 31 (8.56%) Jetty
7 23 (6.35%) GlassFish
7 23 (6.35%) SharePoint
8 19 (5.25%) WebSphere Portal
9 18 (4.97%) IBM Connections
9 18 (4.97%) Lotus Domino
10 17 (4.70%) IIS
11 12 (3.31%) IBM HTTP Server
12 11 (3.04%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (1.93%) CMS
14 6 (1.66%) Oracle Application Server
15 4 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (1.10%) Liferay
15 4 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
15 4 (1.10%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 10 (2.76%) Mingle
2 7 (1.93%) MS Office
3 3 (0.83%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (3.87%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (1.93%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.10%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.83%) TIBCO iProcess
6 2 (0.55%) Magento
7 1 (0.28%) Staffware
7 1 (0.28%) AquaLogic BPM
7 1 (0.28%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.22%) SaaS
2 20 (5.52%) PaaS
2 20 (5.52%) Office 365
3 3 (0.83%) IBM Blueworks
3 3 (0.83%) Taleo
3 3 (0.83%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.73%) TCP/IP
2 22 (6.08%) HTTP
3 16 (4.42%) DNS
3 16 (4.42%) LDAP
4 15 (4.14%) Firewall
5 14 (3.87%) SAN
6 10 (2.76%) Internet
7 8 (2.21%) MPLS
7 8 (2.21%) SDH
7 8 (2.21%) Ethernet
7 8 (2.21%) SSL
8 7 (1.93%) FTP
9 6 (1.66%) NAS
9 6 (1.66%) IPsec
9 6 (1.66%) DHCP
10 5 (1.38%) WebEx
10 5 (1.38%) SMS
11 2 (0.55%) ATM
11 2 (0.55%) LAN
11 2 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (19.06%) SQL Server
2 65 (17.96%) Oracle Database
3 31 (8.56%) Relational Database
4 28 (7.73%) DB2
5 20 (5.52%) MySQL
6 18 (4.97%) Oracle BI EE
6 18 (4.97%) Oracle ODI
7 12 (3.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (2.21%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (2.21%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.93%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (1.66%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.66%) SAP Data Services
11 6 (1.66%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (1.38%) Ingres
12 5 (1.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 59 (16.30%) JUnit
2 36 (9.94%) Maven
3 33 (9.12%) Cucumber
4 31 (8.56%) Git (software)
4 31 (8.56%) JIRA
5 29 (8.01%) Oracle Forms
5 29 (8.01%) Jenkins
6 28 (7.73%) Eclipse
7 26 (7.18%) Ant
7 26 (7.18%) Subversion
8 23 (6.35%) Selenium
9 18 (4.97%) jMock
10 9 (2.49%) TeamCity
11 8 (2.21%) Toad
12 6 (1.66%) ClearCase
13 5 (1.38%) Log4j
13 5 (1.38%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.38%) Eclipse RCP
14 4 (1.10%) NetBeans
14 4 (1.10%) JMeter
General
1 142 (39.23%) Finance
2 58 (16.02%) Retail
3 26 (7.18%) Marketing
4 23 (6.35%) Manufacturing
4 23 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 23 (6.35%) Banking
5 9 (2.49%) German Language
6 6 (1.66%) Electronics
7 5 (1.38%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.38%) French Language
8 4 (1.10%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.83%) Legal
9 3 (0.83%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (36.19%) Developer
2 95 (26.24%) Java Developer
3 64 (17.68%) Software Engineer
4 47 (12.98%) Architect
5 40 (11.05%) Solutions Architect
6 37 (10.22%) Senior Developer
7 27 (7.46%) Java Software Engineer
8 25 (6.91%) Senior Java Developer
9 19 (5.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 19 (5.25%) Oracle Developer
10 18 (4.97%) DBA
10 18 (4.97%) Senior Software Engineer
10 18 (4.97%) Technical Specialist
11 16 (4.42%) Analyst
11 16 (4.42%) DevOps Engineer
12 15 (4.14%) Administrator
13 13 (3.59%) Consultant
14 12 (3.31%) Applications Support
14 12 (3.31%) Senior DBA
15 11 (3.04%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (31.49%) HTML
2 112 (30.94%) XML
3 98 (27.07%) Web Services
4 94 (25.97%) J2EE
5 79 (21.82%) Spring
6 68 (18.78%) Hibernate
7 64 (17.68%) CSS
8 62 (17.13%) HTML5
9 58 (16.02%) JMS
10 57 (15.75%) Middleware
11 52 (14.36%) WebSphere MQ
12 46 (12.71%) SOAP
12 46 (12.71%) Java EE
13 45 (12.43%) JSP
14 43 (11.88%) JSON
15 40 (11.05%) Struts
16 38 (10.50%) REST
17 35 (9.67%) jQuery
18 34 (9.39%) Spring MVC
19 32 (8.84%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 62 (17.13%) Computer Science
2 50 (13.81%) Data Structures
3 32 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (6.91%) Social Media
5 21 (5.80%) Public Cloud
5 21 (5.80%) Clustering
6 14 (3.87%) Visualisation
6 14 (3.87%) User Experience
6 14 (3.87%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (3.59%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.49%) DataPower
9 7 (1.93%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.66%) DTV
10 6 (1.66%) AS400
10 6 (1.66%) Oracle Exalogic
10 6 (1.66%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.66%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.66%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 118 (32.60%) Linux
2 99 (27.35%) Windows
3 83 (22.93%) UNIX
4 16 (4.42%) AIX
5 6 (1.66%) Solaris
5 6 (1.66%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (1.38%) HPUX
6 5 (1.38%) VMS
7 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.10%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (23.48%) Software Engineering
3 74 (20.44%) SOA
4 47 (12.98%) Open Source
5 41 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (10.22%) MVC
7 33 (9.12%) Scrum
8 30 (8.29%) Analytics
8 30 (8.29%) Performance Tuning
9 28 (7.73%) Web Development
10 27 (7.46%) SDLC
11 25 (6.91%) Mentoring
11 25 (6.91%) Unit Testing
11 25 (6.91%) Load Balancing
12 23 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (6.08%) Customer Engagement
13 22 (6.08%) Domain-Driven Design
13 22 (6.08%) OO
14 21 (5.80%) OOP
14 21 (5.80%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 236 (65.19%) Java
2 140 (38.67%) SQL
3 112 (30.94%) JavaScript
4 52 (14.36%) PL/SQL
5 27 (7.46%) PHP
5 27 (7.46%) COBOL
6 20 (5.52%) Python
7 19 (5.25%) Ruby
8 18 (4.97%) PowerShell
9 12 (3.31%) XPath
9 12 (3.31%) XQuery
9 12 (3.31%) C#
10 10 (2.76%) Shell Script
11 9 (2.49%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.21%) Perl
13 7 (1.93%) Korn
14 6 (1.66%) C
15 5 (1.38%) C++
15 5 (1.38%) T-SQL
15 5 (1.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 58 (16.02%) Degree
2 18 (4.97%) IBM Certification
3 15 (4.14%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.04%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.38%) OCPJP
5 5 (1.38%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (1.10%) OCMJD
6 4 (1.10%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.55%) MCSE
8 2 (0.55%) CCIE
8 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.28%) IBM WebSphere Certification
9 1 (0.28%) CCNA
9 1 (0.28%) IC3 Certification
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.93%) QA
2 6 (1.66%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 52 (14.36%) Oracle RAC
2 25 (6.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.93%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.66%) vSphere
5 5 (1.38%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.38%) XenServer
6 1 (0.28%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (3.04%) Puppet
1 11 (3.04%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (1.66%) Data Guard
3 6 (1.66%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (1.38%) WMI
4 5 (1.38%) SCCM
4 5 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 4 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (1.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (1.10%) OpenAM
5 4 (1.10%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 3 (0.83%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.55%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.55%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.55%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (0.55%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.28%) SCOM
8 1 (0.28%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 159 (43.92%) Oracle
2 89 (24.59%) IBM
3 25 (6.91%) VMware
4 18 (4.97%) Microsoft
5 15 (4.14%) Atlassian
6 14 (3.87%) SAP
7 13 (3.59%) iRise
8 9 (2.49%) Sun
8 9 (2.49%) HP
8 9 (2.49%) BEA
8 9 (2.49%) TIBCO
9 8 (2.21%) MetaSolv
9 8 (2.21%) Cisco
9 8 (2.21%) Cramer
9 8 (2.21%) Citrix
9 8 (2.21%) Sybase
10 7 (1.93%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.38%) Adobe
12 5 (1.38%) EMC
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