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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 172 161 197
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +36
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 72 59 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.16% 1.03% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.12% 5.28% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 51 17
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -18.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -4.25%
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
1405 1117 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 22.73% 19.55% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1183 953 1042
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,150 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 April 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 April 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 -9 32 £32,500 -2.98% 3
Wiltshire +11 22 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Gloucestershire - 18 £70,000 - 4
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 84 (61.31%) Java
2 83 (60.58%) Oracle
3 68 (49.64%) IBM
4 65 (47.45%) HTML
4 65 (47.45%) JBoss
5 64 (46.72%) Finance
6 56 (40.88%) JavaScript
6 56 (40.88%) SQL
7 54 (39.42%) WebLogic
8 53 (38.69%) Tomcat
9 51 (37.23%) XML
9 51 (37.23%) JSP
10 46 (33.58%) SQL Server
11 45 (32.85%) J2EE
12 40 (29.20%) CSS
13 36 (26.28%) UNIX
14 35 (25.55%) Middleware
15 34 (24.82%) Banking
16 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
17 32 (23.36%) Software Engineering
17 32 (23.36%) UML
18 31 (22.63%) WebSphere Application Server
18 31 (22.63%) Spring
19 30 (21.90%) Maven
19 30 (21.90%) Scrum
19 30 (21.90%) Linux
20 28 (20.44%) GWT
20 28 (20.44%) Unit Testing
21 27 (19.71%) .NET
22 26 (18.98%) WebSphere MQ

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 65 (47.45%) JBoss
2 54 (39.42%) WebLogic
3 53 (38.69%) Tomcat
4 31 (22.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (7.30%) Joomla!
5 10 (7.30%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (3.65%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.92%) Commerce Server
7 4 (2.92%) Apache
7 4 (2.92%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (2.92%) WebSphere Process Server
8 3 (2.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (2.19%) ArcSDE
8 3 (2.19%) nginx
8 3 (2.19%) Node.js
8 3 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (2.19%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (3.65%) MS Project
1 5 (3.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (5.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) Google App Engine
1 3 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.11%) HTTP
2 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.73%) VPN
2 1 (0.73%) DNS
2 1 (0.73%) SAN
2 1 (0.73%) Internet
2 1 (0.73%) MPLS
2 1 (0.73%) LAN
2 1 (0.73%) WAN
2 1 (0.73%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (33.58%) SQL Server
2 24 (17.52%) Relational Database
3 21 (15.33%) RDBMS
4 15 (10.95%) DB2
5 9 (6.57%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.65%) MS Access
6 5 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.19%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.73%) Big Data
8 1 (0.73%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 30 (21.90%) Maven
2 25 (18.25%) Eclipse
2 25 (18.25%) Jenkins
3 19 (13.87%) Eclipse RCP
4 13 (9.49%) Ant
5 11 (8.03%) JUnit
5 11 (8.03%) Git (software)
5 11 (8.03%) Subversion
6 10 (7.30%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (5.11%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.19%) Rational Application Developer
9 2 (1.46%) Gradle
9 2 (1.46%) Hudson
10 1 (0.73%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.73%) IntelliJ
General
1 64 (46.72%) Finance
2 34 (24.82%) Banking
3 24 (17.52%) Telecoms
4 19 (13.87%) French Language
5 9 (6.57%) Retail
6 8 (5.84%) Marketing
6 8 (5.84%) Games
6 8 (5.84%) Electronics
6 8 (5.84%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (30.66%) Developer
2 29 (21.17%) Software Engineer
3 26 (18.98%) Applications Support
4 25 (18.25%) Java Developer
5 21 (15.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 19 (13.87%) Analyst
7 16 (11.68%) Support Engineer
7 16 (11.68%) Applications Support Engineer
8 15 (10.95%) Technical Designer
8 15 (10.95%) Technical Analyst
8 15 (10.95%) Designer
9 13 (9.49%) Technical Specialist
10 12 (8.76%) Software Developer
11 10 (7.30%) Senior Designer
11 10 (7.30%) Middleware Analyst
12 9 (6.57%) Junior Java Software Engineer
12 9 (6.57%) Junior Software Engineer
12 9 (6.57%) Junior
12 9 (6.57%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (5.84%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (47.45%) HTML
2 51 (37.23%) JSP
2 51 (37.23%) XML
3 45 (32.85%) J2EE
4 40 (29.20%) CSS
5 35 (25.55%) Middleware
6 31 (22.63%) Spring
7 28 (20.44%) GWT
8 27 (19.71%) .NET
9 26 (18.98%) WebSphere MQ
10 23 (16.79%) Ajax
10 23 (16.79%) Struts
11 21 (15.33%) MSMQ
12 19 (13.87%) SOAP
12 19 (13.87%) REST
13 16 (11.68%) WCF
13 16 (11.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 16 (11.68%) ASP.NET
14 14 (10.22%) XSLT
15 12 (8.76%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.06%) Computer Science
2 16 (11.68%) Replication
3 11 (8.03%) Client/Server
3 11 (8.03%) N-Tier
3 11 (8.03%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (7.30%) Inversion of Control
4 10 (7.30%) SWIFT
5 9 (6.57%) Management Information System
6 8 (5.84%) DTV
7 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (3.65%) Mobile App
8 5 (3.65%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.19%) GIS
9 3 (2.19%) Mathematics
9 3 (2.19%) DataPower
9 3 (2.19%) Open Source
9 3 (2.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (26.28%) UNIX
2 30 (21.90%) Linux
3 21 (15.33%) Windows
4 7 (5.11%) AIX
5 5 (3.65%) Android
5 5 (3.65%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (24.09%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (23.36%) Software Engineering
2 32 (23.36%) UML
3 30 (21.90%) Scrum
4 28 (20.44%) Unit Testing
5 25 (18.25%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (14.60%) SOA
7 19 (13.87%) Problem Management
8 18 (13.14%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (11.68%) Technical Analysis
9 16 (11.68%) Systems Analysis
9 16 (11.68%) Content Management
10 15 (10.95%) TDD
11 13 (9.49%) RUP
12 11 (8.03%) ITIL
12 11 (8.03%) Process Management
12 11 (8.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (6.57%) Multithreading
13 9 (6.57%) E-Commerce
13 9 (6.57%) OO
Programming Languages
1 84 (61.31%) Java
2 56 (40.88%) JavaScript
2 56 (40.88%) SQL
3 17 (12.41%) C#
4 13 (9.49%) PHP
5 10 (7.30%) VBA
5 10 (7.30%) Pascal
5 10 (7.30%) PowerShell
5 10 (7.30%) Delphi
6 4 (2.92%) C++
7 3 (2.19%) ActionScript
7 3 (2.19%) Perl
7 3 (2.19%) Bash Shell
7 3 (2.19%) Python
8 2 (1.46%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (17.52%) Degree
2 20 (14.60%) Security Cleared
3 14 (10.22%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.57%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.19%) Firmware
3 1 (0.73%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 83 (60.58%) Oracle
2 68 (49.64%) IBM
3 22 (16.06%) Google
4 18 (13.14%) Sybase
5 13 (9.49%) Business Objects
6 12 (8.76%) TIBCO
6 12 (8.76%) VMware
7 9 (6.57%) ATG
7 9 (6.57%) hybris
7 9 (6.57%) RedPrairie
7 9 (6.57%) Demandware
8 8 (5.84%) SAP
9 6 (4.38%) Citrix
10 5 (3.65%) Compuware
10 5 (3.65%) BancTec
11 3 (2.19%) ESRI
11 3 (2.19%) BT
11 3 (2.19%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.19%) Mapinfo
11 3 (2.19%) Adobe
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