The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 237 206 215
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +9
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 3 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.051% 0.37% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 1.80% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 1
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -17.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
WebSphere Application Server
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 West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1364 1275 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 23.21% 20.75% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1173 1087 829
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,371 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,280 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in the South West

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in the South West

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 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
Bristol -13 3 £40,000 -55.55%
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (87.50%) SOAP
3 11 (68.75%) IBM
4 9 (56.25%) DB2
4 9 (56.25%) Systems Analysis
4 9 (56.25%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (56.25%) Middleware
4 9 (56.25%) WSDL
4 9 (56.25%) Process Management
4 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (56.25%) WCF
4 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 9 (56.25%) REST
4 9 (56.25%) Technical Analysis
5 7 (43.75%) CSS
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) Java
5 7 (43.75%) .NET
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
7 5 (31.25%) Dojo
7 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
7 5 (31.25%) JSON
7 5 (31.25%) Java EE
7 5 (31.25%) jQuery
7 5 (31.25%) Integration Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) nginx
2 5 (31.25%) Node.js
2 5 (31.25%) WebLogic
2 5 (31.25%) JBoss
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (31.25%) ArcGIS
2 5 (31.25%) ArcSDE
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) DB2
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 8 (50.00%) Technical Designer
1 8 (50.00%) Designer
1 8 (50.00%) Middleware Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 5 (31.25%) GIS Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) SOAP
2 9 (56.25%) WSDL
2 9 (56.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (56.25%) Middleware
2 9 (56.25%) WCF
2 9 (56.25%) REST
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) JSP
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) XSLT
4 5 (31.25%) JSF
4 5 (31.25%) Ajax
4 5 (31.25%) Java EE
4 5 (31.25%) JSON
4 5 (31.25%) CSS3
4 5 (31.25%) PostGIS
4 5 (31.25%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 5 (31.25%) GIS
2 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Process Management
1 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (56.25%) Systems Analysis
1 9 (56.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 9 (56.25%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Integration Testing
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
2 5 (31.25%) Data Management
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) RUP
2 5 (31.25%) DSDM
3 2 (12.50%) UML
3 2 (12.50%) OOP
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) Perl
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
2 5 (31.25%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) IBM
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Mapinfo
3 5 (31.25%) ESRI
4 2 (12.50%) Adobe