The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 641 609 467
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -142
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 266 284 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.11% 1.26% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 179 208 311
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,650 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,641 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+8.06% -10.92%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23904 22588 22985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.97% 20.77% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19699 19136 19787
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the UK.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in the UK

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 within the UK.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
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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
England -31 229 £45,000 -10.00% 25
London -1 83 £50,000 -9.09% 14
South East +3 57 £45,000 -10.00% 4
East of England -3 49 £64,500 +51.76% 1
Hertfordshire -11 33 £71,500 +36.19%
Berkshire +13 32 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bracknell +14 26 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Scotland +2 25 £48,250 +20.62% 2
Watford -17 19 £82,500 +57.14%
East Midlands +12 16 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Nottinghamshire +12 13 £42,500 - 1
Nottingham +11 13 £42,500 -
Glasgow +2 11 £42,500 +3.03%
Bedfordshire -2 11 £43,000 +3.61%
Surrey +4 10 £47,500 -19.14%
Yorkshire -53 10 £48,750 +21.87%
Stirling - 10 £54,000 -
South West -16 8 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 8 £52,500 -
North Yorkshire -12 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Oxford - 7 £52,500 -
City of London +2 6 £51,250 -8.88% 5
Northern Ireland - 6 - -
York - 6 £42,500 -
County Antrim - 6 - -
Belfast - 6 - -
Guildford - 5 £47,500 -
Ipswich - 5 £40,000 - 1
Suffolk - 5 £40,000 - 1
Middlesex - 5 £37,500 -

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 627 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 453 (72.25%) Java
3 358 (57.10%) IBM
4 321 (51.20%) Oracle
5 308 (49.12%) SQL
6 231 (36.84%) DB2
7 225 (35.89%) XML
8 220 (35.09%) Finance
9 197 (31.42%) J2EE
10 190 (30.30%) Tomcat
11 189 (30.14%) HTML
12 186 (29.67%) Linux
13 185 (29.51%) UNIX
14 182 (29.03%) JavaScript
15 149 (23.76%) JSP
16 138 (22.01%) E-Commerce
17 137 (21.85%) CSS
18 136 (21.69%) Windows
18 136 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
19 133 (21.21%) Spring
19 133 (21.21%) WebLogic
20 132 (21.05%) Web Services
21 130 (20.73%) Relational Database
22 126 (20.10%) JDBC
23 124 (19.78%) JBoss
24 117 (18.66%) HTTP
24 117 (18.66%) Middleware
25 106 (16.91%) Retail
25 106 (16.91%) Hibernate
26 103 (16.43%) IIS

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 627 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 190 (30.30%) Tomcat
3 133 (21.21%) WebLogic
4 124 (19.78%) JBoss
5 103 (16.43%) IIS
6 97 (15.47%) MQSeries
7 93 (14.83%) IBM HTTP Server
8 90 (14.35%) Apache
9 44 (7.02%) GlassFish
10 37 (5.90%) WebSphere Process Server
11 31 (4.94%) FileNet
12 27 (4.31%) WebSphere Portal
13 24 (3.83%) SharePoint
14 21 (3.35%) OpenEdge
15 19 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
16 16 (2.55%) Lotus Domino
17 15 (2.39%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
17 15 (2.39%) Quickr
18 14 (2.23%) AquaLogic Service Bus
18 14 (2.23%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 45 (7.18%) MS Office
2 28 (4.47%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.59%) SPSS
4 4 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (4.15%) Oracle BPM
2 19 (3.03%) Magento
3 16 (2.55%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 16 (2.55%) IntelliMatch
4 14 (2.23%) AquaLogic BPM
5 8 (1.28%) FileNet Content Manager
6 7 (1.12%) HiPortfolio
7 6 (0.96%) Tridion
8 4 (0.64%) Kondor+
9 2 (0.32%) Fredhopper
10 1 (0.16%) SAP SCM
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.16%) SaaS
1 1 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 117 (18.66%) HTTP
2 58 (9.25%) FTP
3 48 (7.66%) Internet
4 32 (5.10%) SSL
5 19 (3.03%) TCP/IP
5 19 (3.03%) DNS
6 14 (2.23%) Intranet
7 12 (1.91%) LDAP
8 11 (1.75%) Firewall
9 7 (1.12%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.80%) ATM
11 4 (0.64%) LAN
11 4 (0.64%) WAN
12 3 (0.48%) SAN
12 3 (0.48%) DMZ
12 3 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (0.48%) Network Security
13 2 (0.32%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (0.32%) Telnet
13 2 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (36.84%) DB2
2 130 (20.73%) Relational Database
3 99 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 59 (9.41%) Oracle Database
5 51 (8.13%) RDBMS
6 35 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 30 (4.78%) MySQL
8 29 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (2.71%) Big Data
9 17 (2.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.80%) InterSystems Cache
13 5 (0.80%) NoSQL
14 4 (0.64%) Hyperion Smart View
14 4 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.64%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.64%) Apache Hive
14 4 (0.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 102 (16.27%) Eclipse
2 71 (11.32%) Subversion
3 55 (8.77%) Ant
4 47 (7.50%) JUnit
5 45 (7.18%) Git (software)
6 41 (6.54%) Jenkins
7 33 (5.26%) Maven
8 28 (4.47%) Cucumber
9 24 (3.83%) Rational Application Developer
10 21 (3.35%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 14 (2.23%) SoapUI
12 13 (2.07%) JMeter
13 11 (1.75%) Log4j
14 10 (1.59%) Hudson
14 10 (1.59%) MyEclipse
15 9 (1.44%) Selenium
16 8 (1.28%) JBehave
16 8 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 8 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
16 8 (1.28%) Toad
General
1 220 (35.09%) Finance
2 106 (16.91%) Retail
3 94 (14.99%) Banking
4 44 (7.02%) Manufacturing
5 35 (5.58%) Front Office
6 34 (5.42%) Back Office
7 29 (4.63%) Music Industry
8 16 (2.55%) Legal
9 13 (2.07%) Telecoms
9 13 (2.07%) Marketing
10 8 (1.28%) Retail Banking
11 7 (1.12%) Advertising
12 4 (0.64%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.32%) Local Government
13 2 (0.32%) French Language
13 2 (0.32%) Publishing
14 1 (0.16%) Automotive
14 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 218 (34.77%) Developer
2 146 (23.29%) Java Developer
3 97 (15.47%) Analyst
4 92 (14.67%) Architect
5 73 (11.64%) Support Analyst
6 62 (9.89%) Consultant
7 51 (8.13%) Applications Support
8 45 (7.18%) Senior Developer
8 45 (7.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 43 (6.86%) Software Engineer
10 38 (6.06%) Support Specialist
11 36 (5.74%) Senior Java Developer
12 33 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
12 33 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
12 33 (5.26%) Junior
12 33 (5.26%) Operations Support Analyst
13 27 (4.31%) Administrator
14 23 (3.67%) Lead Developer
14 23 (3.67%) Applications Specialist
15 22 (3.51%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (35.89%) XML
2 197 (31.42%) J2EE
3 189 (30.14%) HTML
4 149 (23.76%) JSP
5 137 (21.85%) CSS
6 133 (21.21%) Spring
7 132 (21.05%) Web Services
8 126 (20.10%) JDBC
9 117 (18.66%) Middleware
10 106 (16.91%) Hibernate
11 101 (16.11%) JMS
12 100 (15.95%) Servlets
13 94 (14.99%) Ajax
14 72 (11.48%) WebSphere MQ
15 68 (10.85%) SOAP
15 68 (10.85%) Struts
15 68 (10.85%) Java EE
16 52 (8.29%) jQuery
16 52 (8.29%) EJB
17 45 (7.18%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (9.09%) Open Source
3 43 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (5.90%) Management Information System
5 32 (5.10%) SWIFT
6 25 (3.99%) Computer Science
7 23 (3.67%) PKI
8 21 (3.35%) iPad
9 17 (2.71%) DataPower
10 13 (2.07%) Mobile Banking
11 11 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (1.59%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.28%) Mainframe
13 8 (1.28%) Web 2.0
14 6 (0.96%) Online Banking
14 6 (0.96%) Clustering
14 6 (0.96%) NHS
15 5 (0.80%) Kindle
15 5 (0.80%) Data Structures
16 4 (0.64%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 186 (29.67%) Linux
2 185 (29.51%) UNIX
3 136 (21.69%) Windows
4 86 (13.72%) AIX
5 84 (13.40%) Solaris
6 18 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.59%) Windows CE
9 9 (1.44%) zOS
10 7 (1.12%) SUSE
10 7 (1.12%) HPUX
11 6 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.64%) CentOS
12 4 (0.64%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.48%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.48%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.32%) Android
15 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (22.01%) E-Commerce
2 136 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (16.11%) ITIL
4 76 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 60 (9.57%) MVC
6 55 (8.77%) UML
7 54 (8.61%) OO
8 53 (8.45%) Web Development
9 52 (8.29%) Problem Management
10 48 (7.66%) SOA
11 47 (7.50%) RAD
12 45 (7.18%) Mentoring
13 44 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
14 38 (6.06%) Content Management
15 35 (5.58%) TDD
16 34 (5.42%) Unit Testing
17 33 (5.26%) ERP
18 32 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
19 31 (4.94%) Migration
20 28 (4.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 453 (72.25%) Java
2 308 (49.12%) SQL
3 182 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 92 (14.67%) Perl
5 64 (10.21%) Bash Shell
6 58 (9.25%) Shell Script
7 40 (6.38%) PL/SQL
8 24 (3.83%) Groovy
9 22 (3.51%) Python
10 21 (3.35%) C++
11 19 (3.03%) Jython
12 14 (2.23%) Korn
12 14 (2.23%) C#
13 13 (2.07%) C
14 12 (1.91%) PHP
15 11 (1.75%) XPath
16 9 (1.44%) VBScript
16 9 (1.44%) VB
17 8 (1.28%) ActionScript
17 8 (1.28%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 75 (11.96%) Degree
2 17 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.91%) IBM Certification
4 7 (1.12%) Sun Certification
4 7 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.80%) ISEB
6 4 (0.64%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.48%) IBM WebSphere Certification
8 2 (0.32%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (8.45%) QA
2 20 (3.19%) ISO 8583
3 18 (2.87%) SLA
4 10 (1.59%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 25 (3.99%) Oracle RAC
3 19 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 7 (1.12%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.96%) vSphere
7 5 (0.80%) KVM
8 2 (0.32%) NFS
9 1 (0.16%) Novell eDirectory
9 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.16%) RACF
9 1 (0.16%) Firmware
9 1 (0.16%) UAG
9 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 31 (4.94%) Tivoli
2 14 (2.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 10 (1.59%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 7 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (1.12%) Puppet
4 7 (1.12%) Ansible
5 5 (0.80%) OpenAM
5 5 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.80%) BMC Performance Manager
6 3 (0.48%) OpenSSO
6 3 (0.48%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.32%) nmon
7 2 (0.32%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.32%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.32%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.32%) OMEGAMON
7 2 (0.32%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (0.32%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.32%) Control-M
7 2 (0.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 358 (57.10%) IBM
2 321 (51.20%) Oracle
3 74 (11.80%) Microsoft
4 53 (8.45%) TIBCO
5 29 (4.63%) Sun
6 28 (4.47%) Red Hat
6 28 (4.47%) ATG
6 28 (4.47%) hybris
7 26 (4.15%) VMware
8 25 (3.99%) HP
9 24 (3.83%) Sybase
10 22 (3.51%) Demandware
11 21 (3.35%) Lotus
12 16 (2.55%) Brady
13 15 (2.39%) Cognos
14 14 (2.23%) webMethods
15 11 (1.75%) SAP
15 11 (1.75%) Citrix
16 10 (1.59%) Adobe
17 8 (1.28%) BMC
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