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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank - 77 84
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 0 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.17% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 5.81% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 6
Average salary - £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
146 155 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 18.53% 20.21% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 137 150 159
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (50.00%) SAP