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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 213 242 230
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 24 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.99% 0.52% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 6
Median salary £55,000 £41,250 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.62%
UK excluding London median 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
1204 1354 1247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 23.32% 22.54% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1156 1056
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +31 16 £55,000 -
Bristol +25 8 £67,500 +68.75%
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 65 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 50 (76.92%) IBM
3 47 (72.31%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (69.23%) SQL
5 44 (67.69%) Scrum
6 35 (53.85%) Finance
6 35 (53.85%) Java
6 35 (53.85%) Tomcat
7 33 (50.77%) CSS
7 33 (50.77%) JavaScript
7 33 (50.77%) HTML
7 33 (50.77%) Web Services
7 33 (50.77%) XML
7 33 (50.77%) Hibernate
7 33 (50.77%) Spring
7 33 (50.77%) JSF
7 33 (50.77%) Java EE
7 33 (50.77%) Ajax
8 32 (49.23%) JPA
8 32 (49.23%) High Availability
8 32 (49.23%) Relational Database
8 32 (49.23%) RDBMS
8 32 (49.23%) UML
9 30 (46.15%) Struts
9 30 (46.15%) Eclipse
9 30 (46.15%) RichFaces
9 30 (46.15%) Spring Web Flow
10 29 (44.62%) Apache Camel
11 27 (41.54%) JSP
12 24 (36.92%) ITIL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 65 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 35 (53.85%) Tomcat
3 14 (21.54%) JBoss
3 14 (21.54%) OpenStack
3 14 (21.54%) WebLogic
4 12 (18.46%) CloudStack
4 12 (18.46%) WebSphere Process Server
5 10 (15.38%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (3.08%) Apache Solr
6 2 (3.08%) Apache Spark
6 2 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (3.08%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) IBM SmartCloud
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) Firewall
1 12 (18.46%) HTTP
1 12 (18.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (49.23%) RDBMS
1 32 (49.23%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.08%) Big Data
3 2 (3.08%) Couchbase
3 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.08%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.08%) Redis
3 2 (3.08%) Riak
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (46.15%) Eclipse
2 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.46%) Jenkins
2 12 (18.46%) Subversion
2 12 (18.46%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (53.85%) Developer
1 35 (53.85%) Java Developer
2 14 (21.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 12 (18.46%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (9.23%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Java Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Lead Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Java Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Administrator
9 1 (1.54%) AIX Administrator
9 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (50.77%) Ajax
1 33 (50.77%) CSS
1 33 (50.77%) Hibernate
1 33 (50.77%) HTML
1 33 (50.77%) Java EE
1 33 (50.77%) JSF
1 33 (50.77%) Spring
1 33 (50.77%) Web Services
1 33 (50.77%) XML
2 32 (49.23%) JPA
3 30 (46.15%) RichFaces
3 30 (46.15%) Spring Web Flow
3 30 (46.15%) Struts
4 29 (44.62%) Apache Camel
5 27 (41.54%) JSP
6 17 (26.15%) IBM Integration Bus
7 16 (24.62%) Middleware
7 16 (24.62%) WebSphere MQ
8 12 (18.46%) .NET
8 12 (18.46%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.15%) DataPower
2 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Linux
1 12 (18.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 12 (18.46%) Unix
1 12 (18.46%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (72.31%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (67.69%) Scrum
3 32 (49.23%) High Availability
3 32 (49.23%) UML
4 24 (36.92%) ITIL
5 16 (24.62%) SOA
6 14 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (21.54%) DSDM
6 14 (21.54%) RUP
7 12 (18.46%) Auto-Scaling
7 12 (18.46%) Build Automation
7 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
7 12 (18.46%) DevOps
7 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (18.46%) OWASP
7 12 (18.46%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (18.46%) Process Management
8 5 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.15%) Performance Management
9 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (69.23%) SQL
2 35 (53.85%) Java
3 33 (50.77%) JavaScript
4 14 (21.54%) Bash Shell
4 14 (21.54%) Python
5 12 (18.46%) Ruby
5 12 (18.46%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.08%) Go
6 2 (3.08%) Perl
6 2 (3.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) HND
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) vSphere
1 12 (18.46%) Xen
1 12 (18.46%) XenServer
2 10 (15.38%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 16 (24.62%) Tivoli
2 14 (21.54%) Ansible
2 14 (21.54%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (21.54%) Puppet
2 14 (21.54%) Salt
3 12 (18.46%) Cobbler
3 12 (18.46%) Terraform
4 2 (3.08%) Kibana
4 2 (3.08%) logstash
Vendors
1 50 (76.92%) IBM
2 14 (21.54%) Oracle
3 12 (18.46%) EnterpriseDB
3 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 12 (18.46%) Red Hat