The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 166 166 175
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 74 59 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.24% 1.12% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.41% 5.64% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 69 41 22
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
WebSphere
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
1368 1047 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 23.01% 19.89% 23.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 891 1078
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -1 37 £33,000 -1.49% 3
Wiltshire +24 24 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Gloucestershire +7 12 £61,250 +28.94% 1
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 83 (70.94%) Java
2 64 (54.70%) SQL
2 64 (54.70%) IBM
3 63 (53.85%) HTML
4 61 (52.14%) JBoss
5 59 (50.43%) Oracle
5 59 (50.43%) Finance
6 54 (46.15%) WebLogic
6 54 (46.15%) XML
7 52 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 51 (43.59%) JSP
9 49 (41.88%) J2EE
10 42 (35.90%) Tomcat
11 40 (34.19%) Banking
12 37 (31.62%) Eclipse
13 36 (30.77%) UNIX
13 36 (30.77%) Spring
14 35 (29.91%) UML
15 33 (28.21%) Maven
15 33 (28.21%) Software Engineering
16 32 (27.35%) SQL Server
16 32 (27.35%) CSS
17 31 (26.50%) Struts
17 31 (26.50%) RDBMS
17 31 (26.50%) Unit Testing
17 31 (26.50%) Relational Database
18 30 (25.64%) GWT
19 28 (23.93%) WebSphere Application Server
20 27 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
20 27 (23.08%) Degree

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 61 (52.14%) JBoss
2 54 (46.15%) WebLogic
3 42 (35.90%) Tomcat
4 28 (23.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (11.11%) Apache ServiceMix
6 10 (8.55%) Joomla!
7 5 (4.27%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (3.42%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (3.42%) WebSphere Process Server
9 2 (1.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.85%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.85%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.42%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.85%) VPN
2 1 (0.85%) DNS
2 1 (0.85%) SAN
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) MPLS
2 1 (0.85%) LAN
2 1 (0.85%) WAN
2 1 (0.85%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.35%) SQL Server
2 31 (26.50%) RDBMS
2 31 (26.50%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.55%) DB2
4 8 (6.84%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.56%) MS Access
7 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 37 (31.62%) Eclipse
2 33 (28.21%) Maven
3 25 (21.37%) Eclipse RCP
3 25 (21.37%) Jenkins
4 20 (17.09%) Ant
5 18 (15.38%) JUnit
6 14 (11.97%) Git (software)
7 12 (10.26%) Subversion
8 10 (8.55%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (5.98%) Mercurial
10 6 (5.13%) Rational Application Developer
11 2 (1.71%) Gradle
11 2 (1.71%) Hudson
12 1 (0.85%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 1 (0.85%) IntelliJ
General
1 59 (50.43%) Finance
2 40 (34.19%) Banking
3 25 (21.37%) French Language
4 15 (12.82%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.42%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Electronics
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (36.75%) Developer
2 35 (29.91%) Java Developer
3 31 (26.50%) Software Engineer
4 27 (23.08%) Java Software Engineer
5 17 (14.53%) Applications Support
6 12 (10.26%) Junior
6 12 (10.26%) Junior Software Engineer
6 12 (10.26%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 11 (9.40%) Designer
7 11 (9.40%) Technical Designer
8 10 (8.55%) Technical Specialist
8 10 (8.55%) Analyst
9 9 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (6.84%) Applications Support Engineer
10 8 (6.84%) Support Engineer
10 8 (6.84%) Senior Designer
11 7 (5.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 7 (5.98%) Software Developer
12 6 (5.13%) Middleware Analyst
13 5 (4.27%) Senior Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (53.85%) HTML
2 54 (46.15%) XML
3 51 (43.59%) JSP
4 49 (41.88%) J2EE
5 36 (30.77%) Spring
6 32 (27.35%) CSS
7 31 (26.50%) Struts
8 30 (25.64%) GWT
9 27 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
10 24 (20.51%) Middleware
10 24 (20.51%) Ajax
11 19 (16.24%) JMS
11 19 (16.24%) Servlets
12 17 (14.53%) XSLT
13 15 (12.82%) MSMQ
13 15 (12.82%) JDBC
13 15 (12.82%) .NET
13 15 (12.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 13 (11.11%) OSGi
15 12 (10.26%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.37%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 18 (15.38%) N-Tier
2 18 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
3 13 (11.11%) SWIFT
4 9 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 8 (6.84%) Replication
6 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (4.27%) Mainframe
7 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.71%) DataPower
9 1 (0.85%) Open Source
9 1 (0.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 36 (30.77%) UNIX
2 23 (19.66%) Linux
3 11 (9.40%) Windows
4 7 (5.98%) AIX
5 5 (4.27%) Android
5 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.91%) UML
2 33 (28.21%) Software Engineering
3 31 (26.50%) Unit Testing
4 25 (21.37%) Problem Management
4 25 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (17.95%) Scrum
6 18 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (14.53%) SOA
8 15 (12.82%) TDD
8 15 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (9.40%) Systems Analysis
9 11 (9.40%) ITIL
9 11 (9.40%) Technical Analysis
10 8 (6.84%) Content Management
11 6 (5.13%) Multithreading
11 6 (5.13%) OO
11 6 (5.13%) RUP
11 6 (5.13%) Process Management
11 6 (5.13%) MVC
11 6 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 83 (70.94%) Java
2 64 (54.70%) SQL
3 52 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.26%) C#
5 10 (8.55%) Delphi
5 10 (8.55%) PHP
5 10 (8.55%) VBA
5 10 (8.55%) Pascal
5 10 (8.55%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.56%) C++
7 2 (1.71%) C
7 2 (1.71%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 27 (23.08%) Degree
2 18 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 12 (10.26%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.71%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.71%) Firmware
3 1 (0.85%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 64 (54.70%) IBM
2 59 (50.43%) Oracle
3 18 (15.38%) Google
4 15 (12.82%) VMware
5 12 (10.26%) Business Objects
6 11 (9.40%) Sybase
7 8 (6.84%) TIBCO
8 6 (5.13%) Citrix
9 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.56%) BT
9 3 (2.56%) BancTec
9 3 (2.56%) Compuware
10 2 (1.71%) Adobe
10 2 (1.71%) SAP
11 1 (0.85%) Cisco
11 1 (0.85%) ATG
11 1 (0.85%) hybris
11 1 (0.85%) RedPrairie
11 1 (0.85%) Demandware
11 1 (0.85%) ION Trading
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