The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 77 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 12 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.54% 0.21% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.59% 1.14% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 6
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -36.58%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
WebSphere
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
182 176 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.36% 18.80% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 167 168 184
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Southampton

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 18 (90.00%) Java
1 18 (90.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (55.00%) Ant
2 11 (55.00%) JBoss
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) J2EE
2 11 (55.00%) JDBC
2 11 (55.00%) JSP
2 11 (55.00%) Servlets
2 11 (55.00%) Web Services
2 11 (55.00%) XML
2 11 (55.00%) XSLT
2 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (55.00%) Log4j
3 9 (45.00%) JMS
3 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (45.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) ATG
4 7 (35.00%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (35.00%) IIS
4 7 (35.00%) Unix
4 7 (35.00%) Windows
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) DB2
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) ATG Dynamo
6 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 3 (15.00%) Change Control
6 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 18 (90.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (55.00%) JBoss
3 7 (35.00%) IIS
4 6 (30.00%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) DB2
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Ant
1 11 (55.00%) Log4j
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Applications Support
3 7 (35.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Applications Support
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Senior IT Support
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) ETL Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) J2EE
1 11 (55.00%) JDBC
1 11 (55.00%) JSP
1 11 (55.00%) Servlets
1 11 (55.00%) Web Services
1 11 (55.00%) XML
1 11 (55.00%) XSLT
2 9 (45.00%) JMS
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Unix
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (35.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Change Control
3 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (45.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) ATG
2 2 (10.00%) IBM
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle