The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 147 173 166
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 77 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.26% 0.71% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.10% 3.74% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 65 32 42
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1262 989 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.58% 18.88% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 834 909
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in the South West

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in the South West

WebSphere
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
(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 +8 38 £37,500 - 4
Gloucestershire +11 22 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Wiltshire - 12 £55,000 - 1
Dorset -5 4 £60,000 +9.09% 2
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing WebSphere 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.

1 104 (77.04%) Java
2 81 (60.00%) SQL
3 77 (57.04%) Finance
4 76 (56.30%) Oracle
5 73 (54.07%) XML
6 71 (52.59%) WebLogic
7 68 (50.37%) SQL Server
7 68 (50.37%) JBoss
8 65 (48.15%) IBM
9 64 (47.41%) Eclipse
10 61 (45.19%) Unit Testing
11 59 (43.70%) Spring
12 58 (42.96%) JSP
13 55 (40.74%) HTML
13 55 (40.74%) GWT
14 53 (39.26%) Relational Database
15 52 (38.52%) Banking
16 51 (37.78%) Software Engineering
16 51 (37.78%) XSLT
17 49 (36.30%) JavaScript
17 49 (36.30%) WebSphere MQ
17 49 (36.30%) French Language
17 49 (36.30%) Eclipse RCP
18 48 (35.56%) RDBMS
18 48 (35.56%) J2EE
19 46 (34.07%) UNIX
20 45 (33.33%) JMS
20 45 (33.33%) Ant
20 45 (33.33%) JUnit
21 42 (31.11%) UML

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing WebSphere 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 71 (52.59%) WebLogic
2 29 (21.48%) Tomcat
3 25 (18.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 19 (14.07%) Apache ServiceMix
5 14 (10.37%) SharePoint
6 9 (6.67%) Apache
7 8 (5.93%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (3.70%) IIS
8 5 (3.70%) Drupal
8 5 (3.70%) WordPress
9 4 (2.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.96%) MS Exchange
10 2 (1.48%) GlassFish
10 2 (1.48%) Mule
10 2 (1.48%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (1.48%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (1.48%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.74%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 5 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) SNMP
2 1 (0.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (50.37%) SQL Server
2 53 (39.26%) Relational Database
3 48 (35.56%) RDBMS
4 9 (6.67%) MySQL
5 8 (5.93%) Oracle Database
6 7 (5.19%) DB2
6 7 (5.19%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.48%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.48%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.48%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.48%) EDRMS
8 2 (1.48%) MS Access
8 2 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.48%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.74%) DTS
Development Applications
1 64 (47.41%) Eclipse
2 49 (36.30%) Eclipse RCP
3 45 (33.33%) Ant
3 45 (33.33%) JUnit
4 12 (8.89%) Maven
4 12 (8.89%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.93%) Git (software)
6 6 (4.44%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.96%) Apache Ivy
7 4 (2.96%) Selenium
7 4 (2.96%) Rational Application Developer
8 3 (2.22%) Subversion
9 2 (1.48%) NUnit
9 2 (1.48%) JDeveloper
9 2 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.74%) MSI
10 1 (0.74%) JMeter
10 1 (0.74%) PhoneGap
General
1 77 (57.04%) Finance
2 52 (38.52%) Banking
3 49 (36.30%) French Language
4 6 (4.44%) Advertising
5 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.96%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.74%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (27.41%) Developer
2 34 (25.19%) Java Software Engineer
2 34 (25.19%) Software Engineer
3 24 (17.78%) Java Developer
4 21 (15.56%) Applications Support
5 16 (11.85%) Junior Java Software Engineer
5 16 (11.85%) Junior Software Engineer
5 16 (11.85%) Junior
6 14 (10.37%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (10.37%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.15%) Java Team Leader
7 11 (8.15%) Team Leader
8 9 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
9 8 (5.93%) Technical Leader
9 8 (5.93%) Analyst
10 6 (4.44%) Architect
11 5 (3.70%) Graduate
11 5 (3.70%) Consultant
11 5 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (54.07%) XML
2 59 (43.70%) Spring
3 58 (42.96%) JSP
4 55 (40.74%) HTML
4 55 (40.74%) GWT
5 51 (37.78%) XSLT
6 49 (36.30%) WebSphere MQ
7 48 (35.56%) J2EE
8 45 (33.33%) JMS
9 39 (28.89%) Servlets
10 28 (20.74%) CSS
11 22 (16.30%) .NET
12 20 (14.81%) Struts
13 19 (14.07%) Middleware
13 19 (14.07%) OSGi
14 16 (11.85%) REST
14 16 (11.85%) SWT
14 16 (11.85%) Hibernate
14 16 (11.85%) SOAP
15 15 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (29.63%) Client/Server
1 40 (29.63%) N-Tier
2 39 (28.89%) Computer Science
2 39 (28.89%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (24.44%) Inversion of Control
3 33 (24.44%) SWIFT
4 7 (5.19%) Replication
5 4 (2.96%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.96%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.74%) GIS
6 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 46 (34.07%) UNIX
2 30 (22.22%) Linux
3 25 (18.52%) Windows
4 7 (5.19%) AIX
5 5 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.96%) Solaris
7 2 (1.48%) HPUX
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.74%) Android
8 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (45.19%) Unit Testing
2 51 (37.78%) Software Engineering
3 42 (31.11%) UML
4 40 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (26.67%) Problem Management
6 25 (18.52%) Scrum
7 24 (17.78%) OO
8 23 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (15.56%) TDD
10 15 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
10 15 (11.11%) Workflow
11 14 (10.37%) ITIL
12 11 (8.15%) SOA
13 10 (7.41%) Project Management
14 9 (6.67%) Content Management
15 7 (5.19%) Quality Management
15 7 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
16 6 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
16 6 (4.44%) Service Delivery
16 6 (4.44%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (77.04%) Java
2 81 (60.00%) SQL
3 49 (36.30%) JavaScript
4 15 (11.11%) C
5 13 (9.63%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.19%) PHP
6 7 (5.19%) Korn
7 6 (4.44%) C#
8 5 (3.70%) Python
9 3 (2.22%) AspectJ
10 2 (1.48%) Scala
10 2 (1.48%) Ruby
10 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (31.11%) Degree
2 2 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.74%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (16.30%) QA
2 6 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (5.19%) Tivoli
1 7 (5.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (1.48%) OpenView
2 2 (1.48%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 76 (56.30%) Oracle
2 68 (50.37%) JBoss
3 65 (48.15%) IBM
4 39 (28.89%) Google
5 35 (25.93%) VMware
6 12 (8.89%) SAP
7 11 (8.15%) Microsoft
8 8 (5.93%) Unisys
8 8 (5.93%) Sybase
9 7 (5.19%) JD Edwards
10 6 (4.44%) HP
10 6 (4.44%) Sun
11 5 (3.70%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.96%) Remedy
12 4 (2.96%) Citrix
12 4 (2.96%) Sage
13 2 (1.48%) Micro Focus
13 2 (1.48%) BMC
13 2 (1.48%) webMethods
14 1 (0.74%) BEA
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 7% Pension, 25 days, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Great Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago