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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 194 166 136
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -30
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 40 49 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.64% 0.93% 1.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.16% 4.80% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 45
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
1265 1020 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.08% 19.34% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1102 879 925
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 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%

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 20 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 20 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 -7 30 £33,500 -10.66%
Wiltshire - 5 £32,500 - 3
Gloucestershire -6 2 - - 3
Dorset -13 2 £62,500 +73.61%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 88 (75.21%) Java
2 70 (59.83%) WebLogic
2 70 (59.83%) Finance
3 66 (56.41%) SQL
4 64 (54.70%) JBoss
5 63 (53.85%) Oracle
6 59 (50.43%) Eclipse
7 58 (49.57%) IBM
8 56 (47.86%) XML
8 56 (47.86%) Spring
9 55 (47.01%) Unit Testing
9 55 (47.01%) SQL Server
10 53 (45.30%) GWT
11 49 (41.88%) Banking
12 48 (41.03%) J2EE
13 47 (40.17%) UNIX
14 45 (38.46%) Relational Database
15 43 (36.75%) JSP
16 42 (35.90%) Eclipse RCP
16 42 (35.90%) Software Engineering
16 42 (35.90%) French Language
17 41 (35.04%) RDBMS
18 40 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
19 39 (33.33%) Client/Server
19 39 (33.33%) Ant
19 39 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
20 38 (32.48%) XSLT
20 38 (32.48%) JMS
20 38 (32.48%) Google
20 38 (32.48%) Degree

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (59.83%) WebLogic
2 64 (54.70%) JBoss
3 26 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 25 (21.37%) Apache ServiceMix
5 16 (13.68%) Tomcat
6 8 (6.84%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (3.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.42%) MS Exchange
7 4 (3.42%) Apache
8 3 (2.56%) Mule
9 2 (1.71%) OpenROAD
10 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (4.27%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) Intranet
2 1 (0.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (47.01%) SQL Server
2 45 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 41 (35.04%) RDBMS
4 8 (6.84%) DB2
5 4 (3.42%) MySQL
6 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 59 (50.43%) Eclipse
2 42 (35.90%) Eclipse RCP
3 39 (33.33%) Ant
4 36 (30.77%) JUnit
5 17 (14.53%) Maven
5 17 (14.53%) Jenkins
6 16 (13.68%) Git (software)
7 7 (5.98%) Subversion
8 4 (3.42%) Rational Application Developer
9 1 (0.85%) MSI
9 1 (0.85%) JMeter
9 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 70 (59.83%) Finance
2 49 (41.88%) Banking
3 42 (35.90%) French Language
4 6 (5.13%) Advertising
4 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.42%) Legal
6 2 (1.71%) Back Office
6 2 (1.71%) International Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (30.77%) Developer
2 33 (28.21%) Software Engineer
2 33 (28.21%) Java Software Engineer
3 21 (17.95%) Java Developer
4 15 (12.82%) Junior
4 15 (12.82%) Junior Software Engineer
4 15 (12.82%) Junior Java Software Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) Applications Support
6 10 (8.55%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 9 (7.69%) Java Team Leader
7 9 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (6.84%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.42%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.42%) Applications Support Specialist
9 4 (3.42%) Applications Support Engineer
9 4 (3.42%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (47.86%) XML
1 56 (47.86%) Spring
2 53 (45.30%) GWT
3 48 (41.03%) J2EE
4 43 (36.75%) JSP
5 39 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 38 (32.48%) XSLT
6 38 (32.48%) JMS
7 37 (31.62%) Servlets
8 32 (27.35%) HTML
9 25 (21.37%) OSGi
10 19 (16.24%) Struts
11 17 (14.53%) Middleware
12 15 (12.82%) SWT
12 15 (12.82%) MyBatis
13 14 (11.97%) Hibernate
14 10 (8.55%) Ajax
14 10 (8.55%) Web Services
14 10 (8.55%) MSMQ
14 10 (8.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 37 (31.62%) N-Tier
3 36 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (29.91%) Computer Science
5 28 (23.93%) SWIFT
6 27 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (3.42%) Blackberry
7 4 (3.42%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.85%) Replication
10 1 (0.85%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (40.17%) UNIX
2 24 (20.51%) Linux
3 12 (10.26%) Windows
4 8 (6.84%) AIX
5 6 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (47.01%) Unit Testing
2 42 (35.90%) Software Engineering
3 40 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (31.62%) Problem Management
5 35 (29.91%) UML
6 29 (24.79%) Scrum
7 25 (21.37%) TDD
7 25 (21.37%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (11.11%) ITIL
8 13 (11.11%) OO
9 11 (9.40%) SOA
10 9 (7.69%) Workflow
10 9 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
11 8 (6.84%) Quality Management
11 8 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.84%) Line Management
12 7 (5.98%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.98%) Configuration Management
13 6 (5.13%) Project Management
13 6 (5.13%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 88 (75.21%) Java
2 66 (56.41%) SQL
3 26 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.69%) C
5 8 (6.84%) Shell Script
5 8 (6.84%) Korn
6 5 (4.27%) C#
7 3 (2.56%) AspectJ
8 2 (1.71%) VB
9 1 (0.85%) VBA
9 1 (0.85%) Pascal
9 1 (0.85%) Delphi
9 1 (0.85%) PHP
9 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (32.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.37%) QA
2 4 (3.42%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (6.84%) Tivoli
1 8 (6.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 63 (53.85%) Oracle
2 58 (49.57%) IBM
3 38 (32.48%) Google
4 27 (23.08%) VMware
5 17 (14.53%) Sybase
6 10 (8.55%) SAP
6 10 (8.55%) Microsoft
7 8 (6.84%) Unisys
8 7 (5.98%) JD Edwards
9 6 (5.13%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.42%) Sage
10 4 (3.42%) HP
10 4 (3.42%) Citrix
10 4 (3.42%) Remedy
11 3 (2.56%) webMethods
12 2 (1.71%) CA
12 2 (1.71%) ION Trading
12 2 (1.71%) FrontRange
13 1 (0.85%) Sencha
13 1 (0.85%) BEA
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