The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 200 211 212
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 22 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.019% 0.054%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.74% 0.10% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 0
Average salary £41,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1262 986 1041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.83% 18.85% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 837 893
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,330 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere Application Server
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 - 16 £41,500 - 1
Bristol -8 5 £90,000 +80.00%
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (88.00%) IBM
3 16 (64.00%) SQL
4 14 (56.00%) HTML
4 14 (56.00%) Java
4 14 (56.00%) XML
5 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 10 (40.00%) Spring
5 10 (40.00%) Ajax
5 10 (40.00%) CSS
5 10 (40.00%) UNIX
5 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 10 (40.00%) Eclipse
6 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
6 9 (36.00%) Linux
7 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
7 8 (32.00%) ITIL
7 8 (32.00%) Finance
8 7 (28.00%) Quality Management
8 7 (28.00%) Korn
8 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (28.00%) Tivoli
8 7 (28.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 7 (28.00%) DB2
8 7 (28.00%) J2EE
8 7 (28.00%) Windows
8 7 (28.00%) AIX
8 7 (28.00%) JSP
8 7 (28.00%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (16.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle 10gAS
4 2 (8.00%) GlassFish
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) DB2
2 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.00%) MySQL
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (8.00%) MS Access
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (16.00%) Rational Application Developer
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (8.00%) JDeveloper
4 1 (4.00%) MSI
4 1 (4.00%) JMeter
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
4 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Legal
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Applications Support
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Applications Support Specialist
5 4 (16.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Support Specialist
5 4 (16.00%) Applications Specialist
6 3 (12.00%) Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
7 2 (8.00%) DBA
8 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.00%) Middleware Administrator
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) HTML
1 14 (56.00%) XML
2 10 (40.00%) CSS
2 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 10 (40.00%) Spring
2 10 (40.00%) Ajax
3 7 (28.00%) JSP
3 7 (28.00%) J2EE
4 6 (24.00%) Web Services
5 5 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (16.00%) Struts
6 4 (16.00%) JSF
6 4 (16.00%) Spring Web Flow
6 4 (16.00%) JPA
7 3 (12.00%) JDBC
7 3 (12.00%) Middleware
7 3 (12.00%) XSD
7 3 (12.00%) XSLT
8 2 (8.00%) JMS
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) UNIX
2 9 (36.00%) Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 7 (28.00%) AIX
4 4 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.00%) HPUX
5 2 (8.00%) Solaris
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Quality Management
2 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (20.00%) RAD
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) Load Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) BPEL
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) UML
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (36.00%) Shell Script
5 7 (28.00%) Korn
6 3 (12.00%) C#
6 3 (12.00%) AspectJ
7 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
2 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Tivoli
1 7 (28.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (8.00%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (8.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) IBM
2 6 (24.00%) HP
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 4 (16.00%) Sage
3 4 (16.00%) Remedy
3 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) Micro Focus
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) BMC
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) JBoss
5 1 (4.00%) Sybase
5 1 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards