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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 167 193 165
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -28
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 58 27 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.00% 0.50% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.24% 2.22% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 50 18 40
Average salary £33,500 £36,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.84% -8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £67,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
Application Platforms Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1106 1217 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.07% 22.62% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1053 888
Average salary £36,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +27 38 £33,500 +3.07% 2
Wiltshire - 11 £50,000 - 2
Devon -4 6 - -
Somerset - 4 £50,000 - 2
Gloucestershire +4 1 £47,500 +11.76% 2
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 106 (88.33%) Java
2 94 (78.33%) Oracle
3 87 (72.50%) WebLogic
4 81 (67.50%) SQL
5 80 (66.67%) JBoss
6 78 (65.00%) SQL Server
7 64 (53.33%) XML
8 61 (50.83%) HTML
9 59 (49.17%) JSP
9 59 (49.17%) Finance
10 57 (47.50%) Eclipse
11 56 (46.67%) IBM
11 56 (46.67%) J2EE
12 53 (44.17%) UNIX
12 53 (44.17%) Unit Testing
13 52 (43.33%) Degree
13 52 (43.33%) JUnit
13 52 (43.33%) JavaScript
14 50 (41.67%) Software Engineering
15 48 (40.00%) UML
16 46 (38.33%) XSLT
16 46 (38.33%) WebSphere MQ
16 46 (38.33%) Relational Database
17 43 (35.83%) RDBMS
17 43 (35.83%) JMS
18 42 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
19 41 (34.17%) Eclipse RCP
19 41 (34.17%) Ant
19 41 (34.17%) Spring
19 41 (34.17%) Agile Software Development

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 87 (72.50%) WebLogic
2 21 (17.50%) Tomcat
3 14 (11.67%) SharePoint
4 12 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (6.67%) Apache
6 6 (5.00%) GlassFish
6 6 (5.00%) WordPress
6 6 (5.00%) Drupal
7 5 (4.17%) IIS
7 5 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle 10gAS
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.67%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.67%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (1.67%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.67%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.83%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 15 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Maximo
2 4 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.17%) SNMP
3 3 (2.50%) Internet
4 2 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (38.33%) Relational Database
3 43 (35.83%) RDBMS
4 17 (14.17%) Oracle Database
5 9 (7.50%) EDRMS
5 9 (7.50%) MongoDB
5 9 (7.50%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (5.00%) MySQL
8 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.67%) MS Access
10 2 (1.67%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (1.67%) Oracle Exadata
11 1 (0.83%) DTS
11 1 (0.83%) DB2
11 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 57 (47.50%) Eclipse
2 52 (43.33%) JUnit
3 41 (34.17%) Eclipse RCP
3 41 (34.17%) Ant
4 9 (7.50%) NUnit
5 7 (5.83%) JDeveloper
6 6 (5.00%) Maven
7 5 (4.17%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.33%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.33%) Apache Ivy
8 4 (3.33%) Selenium
9 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.83%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 59 (49.17%) Finance
2 39 (32.50%) French Language
2 39 (32.50%) Banking
3 5 (4.17%) Military
3 5 (4.17%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.67%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.67%) Legal
4 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.83%) German Language
Job Titles
1 38 (31.67%) Developer
2 29 (24.17%) Java Developer
3 24 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 24 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 23 (19.17%) Senior Developer
4 23 (19.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (16.67%) Applications Support
6 15 (12.50%) Junior
6 15 (12.50%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 15 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
7 13 (10.83%) Analyst
8 11 (9.17%) Architect
8 11 (9.17%) Consultant
9 8 (6.67%) Support Analyst
10 7 (5.83%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (5.83%) Web Support Analyst
10 7 (5.83%) Web Analyst
10 7 (5.83%) Applications Support Analyst
11 6 (5.00%) Maximo Consultant
11 6 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (53.33%) XML
2 61 (50.83%) HTML
3 59 (49.17%) JSP
4 56 (46.67%) J2EE
5 46 (38.33%) XSLT
5 46 (38.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 43 (35.83%) JMS
7 41 (34.17%) Spring
8 40 (33.33%) GWT
9 39 (32.50%) Servlets
9 39 (32.50%) CSS
10 33 (27.50%) .NET
11 28 (23.33%) ASP.NET
12 21 (17.50%) jQuery
13 17 (14.17%) Struts
13 17 (14.17%) SWT
14 15 (12.50%) Web Services
15 14 (11.67%) Ajax
16 10 (8.33%) HTML5
16 10 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (35.00%) Enterprise Software
2 41 (34.17%) Computer Science
3 37 (30.83%) N-Tier
3 37 (30.83%) Client/Server
4 26 (21.67%) Inversion of Control
5 24 (20.00%) SWIFT
6 7 (5.83%) Clustering
7 6 (5.00%) Replication
8 2 (1.67%) DataPower
8 2 (1.67%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.83%) GIS
9 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 53 (44.17%) UNIX
2 31 (25.83%) Linux
3 27 (22.50%) Windows
4 17 (14.17%) Solaris
5 6 (5.00%) AIX
6 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (44.17%) Unit Testing
2 50 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 48 (40.00%) UML
4 41 (34.17%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (27.50%) Problem Management
6 31 (25.83%) OO
7 17 (14.17%) OOA/OOD
8 15 (12.50%) Workflow
8 15 (12.50%) Content Management
9 13 (10.83%) ITIL
9 13 (10.83%) TDD
10 11 (9.17%) Scrum
11 9 (7.50%) Project Management
11 9 (7.50%) Waterfall
11 9 (7.50%) BPEL
12 8 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (5.83%) SOA
13 7 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (5.83%) ITIL V3
13 7 (5.83%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 106 (88.33%) Java
2 81 (67.50%) SQL
3 52 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 18 (15.00%) C
5 17 (14.17%) PL/SQL
6 16 (13.33%) C#
7 15 (12.50%) PHP
8 9 (7.50%) Scala
8 9 (7.50%) Ruby
9 7 (5.83%) VB.NET
10 6 (5.00%) VB6
10 6 (5.00%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.00%) VB
10 6 (5.00%) Python
11 5 (4.17%) C++
12 1 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (43.33%) Degree
2 6 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.50%) QA
2 8 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (1.67%) OpenView
1 2 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 94 (78.33%) Oracle
2 80 (66.67%) JBoss
3 56 (46.67%) IBM
4 26 (21.67%) VMware
5 25 (20.83%) Google
6 13 (10.83%) Sun
7 6 (5.00%) Brio
7 6 (5.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.00%) Actuate
7 6 (5.00%) Cognos
8 5 (4.17%) Cisco
9 4 (3.33%) HP
10 3 (2.50%) SAP
10 3 (2.50%) Sybase
11 2 (1.67%) Remedy
11 2 (1.67%) Micro Focus
11 2 (1.67%) Citrix
11 2 (1.67%) BMC
11 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.67%) Sage
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