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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 195 170 143
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -27
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 46 50 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.72% 0.94% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.62% 4.88% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 41
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,600 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1269 1024 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.97% 19.22% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 886 904
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,150 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 29 £33,500 -10.66%
Gloucestershire +1 9 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Wiltshire - 6 £36,250 - 3
Dorset -15 2 £62,500 +73.61%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 95 (77.24%) Java
2 70 (56.91%) WebLogic
2 70 (56.91%) Finance
3 69 (56.10%) SQL
4 64 (52.03%) Oracle
4 64 (52.03%) JBoss
5 63 (51.22%) XML
6 62 (50.41%) IBM
7 59 (47.97%) Eclipse
8 55 (44.72%) Spring
9 53 (43.09%) SQL Server
10 52 (42.28%) Unit Testing
11 51 (41.46%) J2EE
12 50 (40.65%) GWT
13 48 (39.02%) Relational Database
13 48 (39.02%) UNIX
14 47 (38.21%) JSP
14 47 (38.21%) Banking
15 44 (35.77%) RDBMS
16 40 (32.52%) HTML
17 39 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
17 39 (31.71%) Software Engineering
17 39 (31.71%) French Language
17 39 (31.71%) Eclipse RCP
18 38 (30.89%) Ant
18 38 (30.89%) Client/Server
18 38 (30.89%) WebSphere MQ
19 37 (30.08%) JMS
19 37 (30.08%) XSLT
20 36 (29.27%) Servlets

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 70 (56.91%) WebLogic
2 64 (52.03%) JBoss
3 30 (24.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 24 (19.51%) Apache ServiceMix
4 24 (19.51%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.50%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (3.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.25%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.25%) Apache
7 3 (2.44%) Mule
8 2 (1.63%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.63%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 4 (3.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (4.07%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) Intranet
2 1 (0.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (43.09%) SQL Server
2 48 (39.02%) Relational Database
3 44 (35.77%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.50%) DB2
5 4 (3.25%) MySQL
6 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 59 (47.97%) Eclipse
2 39 (31.71%) Eclipse RCP
3 38 (30.89%) Ant
4 35 (28.46%) JUnit
5 19 (15.45%) Maven
6 18 (14.63%) Jenkins
7 16 (13.01%) Git (software)
8 8 (6.50%) Subversion
9 6 (4.88%) Rational Application Developer
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.81%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.81%) MSI
11 1 (0.81%) JMeter
General
1 70 (56.91%) Finance
2 47 (38.21%) Banking
3 39 (31.71%) French Language
4 7 (5.69%) Advertising
4 7 (5.69%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.25%) Legal
6 2 (1.63%) Back Office
6 2 (1.63%) International Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (36.59%) Developer
2 31 (25.20%) Software Engineer
2 31 (25.20%) Java Software Engineer
3 30 (24.39%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.38%) Junior
4 14 (11.38%) Junior Software Engineer
4 14 (11.38%) Junior Java Software Engineer
5 13 (10.57%) Applications Support
6 10 (8.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Software Developer
6 10 (8.13%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.50%) Java Team Leader
7 8 (6.50%) Team Leader
8 7 (5.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 7 (5.69%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.25%) Applications Support Specialist
9 4 (3.25%) Applications Support Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.25%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (51.22%) XML
2 55 (44.72%) Spring
3 51 (41.46%) J2EE
4 50 (40.65%) GWT
5 47 (38.21%) JSP
6 40 (32.52%) HTML
7 38 (30.89%) WebSphere MQ
8 37 (30.08%) XSLT
8 37 (30.08%) JMS
9 36 (29.27%) Servlets
10 25 (20.33%) Struts
11 24 (19.51%) OSGi
12 16 (13.01%) Middleware
12 16 (13.01%) Hibernate
13 15 (12.20%) Ajax
13 15 (12.20%) CSS
14 14 (11.38%) SWT
14 14 (11.38%) MyBatis
15 12 (9.76%) Web Services
16 9 (7.32%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (30.89%) Client/Server
2 36 (29.27%) N-Tier
3 35 (28.46%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (26.83%) Computer Science
5 26 (21.14%) SWIFT
6 25 (20.33%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (3.25%) Blackberry
7 4 (3.25%) Mainframe
7 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.81%) Replication
9 1 (0.81%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 48 (39.02%) UNIX
2 26 (21.14%) Linux
3 12 (9.76%) Windows
4 9 (7.32%) AIX
5 6 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (42.28%) Unit Testing
2 39 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.71%) Software Engineering
3 36 (29.27%) UML
4 35 (28.46%) Problem Management
5 28 (22.76%) Scrum
6 24 (19.51%) TDD
6 24 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (11.38%) ITIL
8 12 (9.76%) OO
9 10 (8.13%) SOA
10 8 (6.50%) Workflow
10 8 (6.50%) Quality Management
10 8 (6.50%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.69%) Line Management
11 7 (5.69%) Configuration Management
12 6 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.88%) ERP
12 6 (4.88%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 95 (77.24%) Java
2 69 (56.10%) SQL
3 31 (25.20%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.50%) C
4 8 (6.50%) Shell Script
4 8 (6.50%) Korn
5 5 (4.07%) C#
6 3 (2.44%) AspectJ
7 2 (1.63%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.63%) Delphi
7 2 (1.63%) PHP
7 2 (1.63%) VB
7 2 (1.63%) VBA
7 2 (1.63%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 36 (29.27%) Degree
2 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (19.51%) QA
2 4 (3.25%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (20.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.50%) Tivoli
1 8 (6.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 64 (52.03%) Oracle
2 62 (50.41%) IBM
3 36 (29.27%) Google
4 25 (20.33%) VMware
5 17 (13.82%) Sybase
6 9 (7.32%) SAP
6 9 (7.32%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.69%) Unisys
7 7 (5.69%) JD Edwards
8 6 (4.88%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.25%) Sage
9 4 (3.25%) Remedy
9 4 (3.25%) HP
9 4 (3.25%) Citrix
10 3 (2.44%) webMethods
11 2 (1.63%) CA
11 2 (1.63%) ION Trading
11 2 (1.63%) Business Objects
11 2 (1.63%) FrontRange
12 1 (0.81%) Sencha
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