The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 85 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.10% - 1.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.53% - 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Average salary £55,000 - £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
187 149 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 19.60% 18.67% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 176 134 129
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WebSphere
Hampshire

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Southampton region.

WebSphere Salary Trend in Southampton

WebSphere
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) DataPower
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) DataStage
3 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) AIX
4 3 (42.86%) Business Objects
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (42.86%) SAP XI
4 3 (42.86%) SAP PI
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) Demand Management
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (14.29%) FileNet
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Degree

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (14.29%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) DataStage
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (42.86%) SAP Data Services
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Integration Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Development Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) SAP XI
3 3 (42.86%) SAP PI
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ETL
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Demand Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) Business Objects
3 2 (28.57%) IBM