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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 170 184 145
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -39
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 64 38 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.03% 0.76% 1.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.05% 4.00% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 55 32 41
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £62,500
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
1267 951 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.38% 18.99% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 809 895
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,798 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 September 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 September 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 -5 38 £34,250 -2.14% 3
Gloucestershire +6 15 £45,000 +24.13%
Wiltshire - 6 £42,500 - 1
Dorset -8 4 £52,500 -
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 98 (77.78%) Java
2 74 (58.73%) WebLogic
2 74 (58.73%) Finance
3 72 (57.14%) SQL
3 72 (57.14%) Oracle
4 68 (53.97%) JBoss
5 65 (51.59%) XML
6 63 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 63 (50.00%) Eclipse
7 62 (49.21%) IBM
7 62 (49.21%) Spring
8 60 (47.62%) Unit Testing
9 56 (44.44%) GWT
10 52 (41.27%) Banking
10 52 (41.27%) Relational Database
11 51 (40.48%) J2EE
12 50 (39.68%) JSP
13 48 (38.10%) UNIX
13 48 (38.10%) RDBMS
14 47 (37.30%) XSLT
15 46 (36.51%) Eclipse RCP
15 46 (36.51%) Software Engineering
15 46 (36.51%) French Language
16 45 (35.71%) Ant
16 45 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
17 44 (34.92%) JMS
17 44 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
18 42 (33.33%) Client/Server
18 42 (33.33%) JUnit
19 41 (32.54%) Google

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 74 (58.73%) WebLogic
2 26 (20.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 25 (19.84%) Apache ServiceMix
4 22 (17.46%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.35%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (4.76%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.97%) Apache
8 4 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.17%) MS Exchange
9 3 (2.38%) Mule
10 2 (1.59%) OpenROAD
10 2 (1.59%) IIS
11 1 (0.79%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.97%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) Intranet
1 2 (1.59%) SNMP
2 1 (0.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 52 (41.27%) Relational Database
3 48 (38.10%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.35%) DB2
5 7 (5.56%) MySQL
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 63 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 46 (36.51%) Eclipse RCP
3 45 (35.71%) Ant
4 42 (33.33%) JUnit
5 17 (13.49%) Maven
5 17 (13.49%) Jenkins
6 14 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 6 (4.76%) Subversion
8 5 (3.97%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (2.38%) Apache Ivy
9 3 (2.38%) Selenium
9 3 (2.38%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.79%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 1 (0.79%) JMeter
10 1 (0.79%) MSI
General
1 74 (58.73%) Finance
2 52 (41.27%) Banking
3 46 (36.51%) French Language
4 6 (4.76%) Advertising
5 5 (3.97%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.17%) Legal
7 2 (1.59%) Back Office
7 2 (1.59%) International Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (29.37%) Developer
2 33 (26.19%) Java Software Engineer
2 33 (26.19%) Software Engineer
3 23 (18.25%) Java Developer
4 15 (11.90%) Junior
4 15 (11.90%) Applications Support
4 15 (11.90%) Junior Software Engineer
4 15 (11.90%) Junior Java Software Engineer
5 12 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (8.73%) Java Team Leader
6 11 (8.73%) Team Leader
7 9 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 8 (6.35%) Analyst
8 8 (6.35%) Technical Leader
9 6 (4.76%) Architect
9 6 (4.76%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Applications Support Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (51.59%) XML
2 62 (49.21%) Spring
3 56 (44.44%) GWT
4 51 (40.48%) J2EE
5 50 (39.68%) JSP
6 47 (37.30%) XSLT
7 45 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
8 44 (34.92%) JMS
9 40 (31.75%) Servlets
10 38 (30.16%) HTML
11 25 (19.84%) OSGi
12 19 (15.08%) Struts
13 17 (13.49%) Middleware
13 17 (13.49%) Hibernate
14 15 (11.90%) CSS
14 15 (11.90%) SWT
15 14 (11.11%) MyBatis
16 13 (10.32%) Web Services
17 10 (7.94%) MSMQ
17 10 (7.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 40 (31.75%) N-Tier
3 39 (30.95%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (27.78%) Computer Science
5 32 (25.40%) SWIFT
6 31 (24.60%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (3.17%) Blackberry
8 4 (3.17%) Mainframe
9 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.59%) Replication
10 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.79%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.79%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 48 (38.10%) UNIX
2 29 (23.02%) Linux
3 16 (12.70%) Windows
4 8 (6.35%) AIX
5 6 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.79%) Android
6 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (47.62%) Unit Testing
2 46 (36.51%) Software Engineering
3 44 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (30.95%) UML
5 37 (29.37%) Problem Management
6 29 (23.02%) Scrum
7 28 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (19.84%) TDD
9 18 (14.29%) OO
10 13 (10.32%) Workflow
10 13 (10.32%) OOA/OOD
11 12 (9.52%) ITIL
12 11 (8.73%) SOA
13 9 (7.14%) Project Management
14 8 (6.35%) Quality Management
14 8 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (6.35%) Line Management
15 7 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (5.56%) Configuration Management
16 6 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 98 (77.78%) Java
2 72 (57.14%) SQL
3 32 (25.40%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.32%) C
5 11 (8.73%) Shell Script
6 8 (6.35%) Korn
7 5 (3.97%) C#
8 3 (2.38%) AspectJ
9 2 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (30.95%) Degree
2 2 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.79%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (19.05%) QA
2 4 (3.17%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (24.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.35%) Tivoli
1 8 (6.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 72 (57.14%) Oracle
2 68 (53.97%) JBoss
3 62 (49.21%) IBM
4 41 (32.54%) Google
5 31 (24.60%) VMware
6 15 (11.90%) Sybase
7 10 (7.94%) Microsoft
8 9 (7.14%) SAP
9 8 (6.35%) Unisys
10 7 (5.56%) JD Edwards
11 6 (4.76%) Red Hat
12 4 (3.17%) Sage
12 4 (3.17%) Remedy
12 4 (3.17%) HP
12 4 (3.17%) Citrix
13 3 (2.38%) Sun
13 3 (2.38%) webMethods
14 2 (1.59%) CA
14 2 (1.59%) FrontRange
15 1 (0.79%) Sencha
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