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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 207 237 240
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 44 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 0.21% 0.052%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.03% 0.92% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 40 12 1
Average salary £55,000 £41,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
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
1451 1414 1132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 25.64% 22.88% 19.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1197 963
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,575 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Wiltshire +21 36 £55,000 +10.00%
Bristol -1 7 £70,000 +75.00%
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 57 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 46 (80.70%) IBM
3 39 (68.42%) SQL
4 36 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (57.89%) Scrum
6 29 (50.88%) HTML
6 29 (50.88%) Java
6 29 (50.88%) CSS
6 29 (50.88%) Hibernate
7 27 (47.37%) Finance
8 26 (45.61%) Web Services
8 26 (45.61%) XML
8 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
8 26 (45.61%) UML
8 26 (45.61%) Tomcat
8 26 (45.61%) Spring
8 26 (45.61%) JSF
8 26 (45.61%) Ajax
8 26 (45.61%) Java EE
9 24 (42.11%) JPA
9 24 (42.11%) High Availability
9 24 (42.11%) Relational Database
9 24 (42.11%) RDBMS
10 23 (40.35%) Eclipse
10 23 (40.35%) JSP
10 23 (40.35%) Struts
10 23 (40.35%) RichFaces
10 23 (40.35%) Spring Web Flow
11 22 (38.60%) ITIL
12 21 (36.84%) Apache Camel

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 57 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 26 (45.61%) Tomcat
3 12 (21.05%) WebSphere Process Server
4 10 (17.54%) CloudStack
4 10 (17.54%) IBM HTTP Server
4 10 (17.54%) JBoss
4 10 (17.54%) OpenStack
4 10 (17.54%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.02%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) HTTP
1 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 10 (17.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.11%) RDBMS
1 24 (42.11%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (40.35%) Eclipse
2 10 (17.54%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.54%) Jenkins
2 10 (17.54%) Subversion
2 10 (17.54%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (47.37%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (45.61%) Developer
1 26 (45.61%) Java Developer
2 14 (24.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 10 (17.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (8.77%) Java Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Administrator
7 2 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (1.75%) AIX Administrator
8 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) CSS
1 29 (50.88%) Hibernate
1 29 (50.88%) HTML
2 26 (45.61%) Ajax
2 26 (45.61%) Java EE
2 26 (45.61%) JSF
2 26 (45.61%) Spring
2 26 (45.61%) Web Services
2 26 (45.61%) XML
3 24 (42.11%) JPA
4 23 (40.35%) JSP
4 23 (40.35%) RichFaces
4 23 (40.35%) Spring Web Flow
4 23 (40.35%) Struts
5 21 (36.84%) Apache Camel
6 17 (29.82%) IBM Integration Bus
7 16 (28.07%) Middleware
7 16 (28.07%) WebSphere MQ
8 13 (22.81%) .NET
9 12 (21.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.02%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
1 10 (17.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 10 (17.54%) Unix
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
2 2 (3.51%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (57.89%) Scrum
3 26 (45.61%) UML
4 24 (42.11%) High Availability
5 22 (38.60%) ITIL
6 19 (33.33%) SOA
7 12 (21.05%) Process Management
8 10 (17.54%) Auto-Scaling
8 10 (17.54%) Build Automation
8 10 (17.54%) Configuration Management
8 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (17.54%) DevOps
8 10 (17.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (17.54%) DSDM
8 10 (17.54%) OWASP
8 10 (17.54%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (17.54%) RUP
9 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
10 7 (12.28%) Validation
11 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) SQL
2 29 (50.88%) Java
3 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
4 10 (17.54%) Bash Shell
4 10 (17.54%) Python
4 10 (17.54%) Ruby
4 10 (17.54%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.26%) ActionScript
5 3 (5.26%) C#
5 3 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) HND
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) PowerHA
1 10 (17.54%) vSphere
1 10 (17.54%) Xen
1 10 (17.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (24.56%) Tivoli
2 10 (17.54%) Ansible
2 10 (17.54%) Cobbler
2 10 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (17.54%) Puppet
2 10 (17.54%) Salt
2 10 (17.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 46 (80.70%) IBM
2 13 (22.81%) Oracle
3 10 (17.54%) EnterpriseDB
3 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.54%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.26%) Adobe