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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 170 160 179
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 68 69 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.14% 1.13% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.44% 5.57% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 65 60 34
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
1251 1239 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 21.06% 20.25% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1073 1061 813
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,330 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -18 31 £45,000 +24.13% 3
Wiltshire +20 21 £46,377 +3.05% 5
Gloucestershire -20 15 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Somerset - 1 - -
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 85 (58.22%) Java
2 84 (57.53%) Oracle
3 78 (53.42%) SQL Server
4 76 (52.05%) Finance
5 71 (48.63%) SQL
6 65 (44.52%) IBM
7 60 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (40.41%) XML
9 58 (39.73%) JBoss
10 57 (39.04%) Degree
11 56 (38.36%) WebLogic
12 48 (32.88%) Banking
13 46 (31.51%) UML
14 45 (30.82%) HTML
14 45 (30.82%) Scrum
14 45 (30.82%) Software Engineering
15 44 (30.14%) JSP
16 42 (28.77%) JavaScript
16 42 (28.77%) UNIX
17 41 (28.08%) Tomcat
18 38 (26.03%) Spring
18 38 (26.03%) GWT
18 38 (26.03%) Unit Testing
19 37 (25.34%) J2EE
20 36 (24.66%) Computer Science
21 34 (23.29%) CSS
21 34 (23.29%) Eclipse
22 33 (22.60%) WebSphere MQ
23 32 (21.92%) Middleware
23 32 (21.92%) Google

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 58 (39.73%) JBoss
2 56 (38.36%) WebLogic
3 41 (28.08%) Tomcat
4 24 (16.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 19 (13.01%) Apache ServiceMix
6 8 (5.48%) IIS
7 7 (4.79%) Apache
7 7 (4.79%) Commerce Server
8 5 (3.42%) ArcGIS
8 5 (3.42%) ArcSDE
8 5 (3.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (3.42%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (3.42%) nginx
8 5 (3.42%) Node.js
9 2 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
Applications
1 9 (6.16%) MS Project
1 9 (6.16%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (10.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.68%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.05%) Google App Engine
1 3 (2.05%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.90%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.48%) DNS
2 8 (5.48%) DHCP
3 6 (4.11%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (53.42%) SQL Server
2 31 (21.23%) Relational Database
3 23 (15.75%) RDBMS
4 10 (6.85%) MySQL
5 5 (3.42%) DB2
5 5 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.05%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.68%) MS Access
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 34 (23.29%) Eclipse
2 29 (19.86%) Eclipse RCP
3 23 (15.75%) Jenkins
4 21 (14.38%) Maven
5 19 (13.01%) Git (software)
5 19 (13.01%) Ant
5 19 (13.01%) JUnit
6 4 (2.74%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.68%) Subversion
7 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
General
1 76 (52.05%) Finance
2 48 (32.88%) Banking
3 21 (14.38%) Telecoms
4 16 (10.96%) Retail
5 15 (10.27%) Marketing
5 15 (10.27%) Electronics
5 15 (10.27%) Manufacturing
6 12 (8.22%) Games
7 11 (7.53%) French Language
8 8 (5.48%) Law
9 4 (2.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (26.71%) Developer
2 29 (19.86%) Software Engineer
3 20 (13.70%) Java Developer
4 19 (13.01%) Support Engineer
5 18 (12.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 17 (11.64%) Applications Support
7 15 (10.27%) Analyst
7 15 (10.27%) Applications Support Engineer
8 12 (8.22%) Technical Specialist
8 12 (8.22%) Project Manager
9 11 (7.53%) Software Developer
10 10 (6.85%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (6.16%) E-Commerce Project Manager
11 9 (6.16%) E-Commerce Manager
12 8 (5.48%) Performance Engineer
12 8 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (5.48%) Senior Developer
13 7 (4.79%) Graduate
13 7 (4.79%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (40.41%) XML
2 45 (30.82%) HTML
3 44 (30.14%) JSP
4 38 (26.03%) Spring
4 38 (26.03%) GWT
5 37 (25.34%) J2EE
6 34 (23.29%) CSS
7 33 (22.60%) WebSphere MQ
8 32 (21.92%) Middleware
9 30 (20.55%) Web Services
10 24 (16.44%) XSLT
10 24 (16.44%) SOAP
11 23 (15.75%) JMS
12 21 (14.38%) .NET
13 20 (13.70%) REST
14 19 (13.01%) OSGi
14 19 (13.01%) Servlets
15 18 (12.33%) Ajax
16 15 (10.27%) WCF
16 15 (10.27%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.66%) Computer Science
2 22 (15.07%) Client/Server
2 22 (15.07%) N-Tier
3 20 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (13.01%) Inversion of Control
4 19 (13.01%) SWIFT
5 15 (10.27%) DTV
6 14 (9.59%) Replication
7 13 (8.90%) DataPower
8 10 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (6.16%) Management Information System
10 8 (5.48%) Visualisation
10 8 (5.48%) Clustering
10 8 (5.48%) PKI
10 8 (5.48%) Mainframe
11 6 (4.11%) GIS
12 5 (3.42%) Mathematics
12 5 (3.42%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (28.77%) UNIX
2 29 (19.86%) Windows
3 18 (12.33%) Linux
4 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.37%) AIX
6 1 (0.68%) HPUX
6 1 (0.68%) Solaris
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (31.51%) UML
3 45 (30.82%) Scrum
3 45 (30.82%) Software Engineering
4 38 (26.03%) Unit Testing
5 27 (18.49%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (17.81%) Problem Management
6 26 (17.81%) TDD
7 23 (15.75%) OO
8 19 (13.01%) SOA
9 17 (11.64%) Project Management
9 17 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (10.96%) E-Commerce
10 16 (10.96%) ITIL
11 15 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (10.27%) Programme Management
11 15 (10.27%) Digital Marketing
12 14 (9.59%) OOA/OOD
13 13 (8.90%) Content Management
14 12 (8.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 85 (58.22%) Java
2 71 (48.63%) SQL
3 42 (28.77%) JavaScript
4 17 (11.64%) PowerShell
5 9 (6.16%) VBA
6 8 (5.48%) VBScript
7 7 (4.79%) C
8 6 (4.11%) C#
8 6 (4.11%) PHP
9 5 (3.42%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.42%) Python
9 5 (3.42%) Perl
10 2 (1.37%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.37%) C++
10 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.37%) Korn
11 1 (0.68%) Pascal
11 1 (0.68%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 57 (39.04%) Degree
2 9 (6.16%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.79%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.79%) HND
4 2 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.53%) QA
2 2 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (13.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) MetaFrame
3 1 (0.68%) Firmware
3 1 (0.68%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.37%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 84 (57.53%) Oracle
2 65 (44.52%) IBM
3 32 (21.92%) Google
4 29 (19.86%) Sybase
5 22 (15.07%) SAP
6 19 (13.01%) VMware
7 16 (10.96%) hybris
7 16 (10.96%) RedPrairie
7 16 (10.96%) Demandware
7 16 (10.96%) ATG
8 14 (9.59%) BEA
9 8 (5.48%) Microsoft
9 8 (5.48%) Cyber-Ark
10 7 (4.79%) Unisys
11 5 (3.42%) Mapinfo
11 5 (3.42%) ESRI
12 4 (2.74%) Software AG
13 3 (2.05%) TIBCO
14 2 (1.37%) Adobe
15 1 (0.68%) Sun
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Salary: £ 50,000 - 100,000. Maybe more for the right Arhcitect
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £53162 - £79744 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Nationwide
Salary: £53,162 - £79,744 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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