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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 232 221 218
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 13 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.14% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.96% 0.67% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
1361 1191 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.90% 21.10% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1037 914
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,200 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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
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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
Gloucestershire - 11 £40,000 - 1
Bristol -1 1 £80,000 +60.00% 1
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 27 (84.38%) IBM
3 25 (78.13%) Java
4 24 (75.00%) XML
5 19 (59.38%) HTML
5 19 (59.38%) SQL
6 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
6 17 (53.13%) CSS
6 17 (53.13%) Tomcat
6 17 (53.13%) Ajax
6 17 (53.13%) Relational Database
7 16 (50.00%) JSP
8 13 (40.63%) Struts
8 13 (40.63%) JDBC
8 13 (40.63%) RDBMS
8 13 (40.63%) Eclipse
8 13 (40.63%) Spring
8 13 (40.63%) Hibernate
9 12 (37.50%) Finance
10 11 (34.38%) UNIX
11 10 (31.25%) Web Services
12 8 (25.00%) AIX
12 8 (25.00%) DB2
12 8 (25.00%) J2EE
12 8 (25.00%) Tivoli
12 8 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
12 8 (25.00%) Quality Management
12 8 (25.00%) Korn
12 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (53.13%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 3 (9.38%) JBoss
5 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (53.13%) Relational Database
2 13 (40.63%) RDBMS
3 8 (25.00%) DB2
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Eclipse
2 7 (21.88%) Rational Application Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Ant
3 3 (9.38%) JUnit
4 1 (3.13%) Subversion
4 1 (3.13%) JMeter
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (3.13%) MSI
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Advertising
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 20 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Applications Support
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Middleware Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) XML
2 19 (59.38%) HTML
3 17 (53.13%) CSS
3 17 (53.13%) Ajax
4 16 (50.00%) JSP
5 13 (40.63%) Struts
5 13 (40.63%) JDBC
5 13 (40.63%) Spring
5 13 (40.63%) Hibernate
6 10 (31.25%) Web Services
7 8 (25.00%) J2EE
8 4 (12.50%) JMS
8 4 (12.50%) Servlets
8 4 (12.50%) XSD
8 4 (12.50%) XSLT
8 4 (12.50%) Spring Web Flow
8 4 (12.50%) JSF
8 4 (12.50%) JPA
9 3 (9.38%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (9.38%) N-Tier
1 3 (9.38%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) UNIX
2 8 (25.00%) AIX
3 6 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Quality Management
1 8 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (18.75%) UML
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) RAD
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) Scrum
3 4 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.38%) OO
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.13%) Change Control
6 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.13%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
3 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
4 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (25.00%) Korn
5 4 (12.50%) C#
6 3 (9.38%) AspectJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
2 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 8 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (84.38%) IBM
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Sybase
4 2 (6.25%) Remedy
4 2 (6.25%) Sage
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) ION Trading
5 1 (3.13%) Google
5 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
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