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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 742 724 655
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -69
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 176 254 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.99% 1.22% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 134 150 237
Median salary £55,000 £52,750 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.26% +13.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,750 £85,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
17847 20770 23912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.22% 18.93% 20.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15175 17211 19631
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -32 161 £55,000 - 10
London +9 69 £60,000 +9.09% 3
East of England +17 22 £35,000 -33.33%
Hertfordshire +3 22 £35,000 -33.33%
South West +26 20 £55,000 +37.50% 1
South East +21 20 £45,000 -30.76% 1
North West +11 17 £45,000 -10.00%
Manchester +11 17 £45,000 -10.00%
Hemel Hempstead - 11 £32,500 -
Wiltshire - 11 £55,000 - 1
Scotland +1 10 £48,500 +18.29%
Buckinghamshire - 10 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 10 £45,000 -
City of London +29 9 £67,500 +20.53%
Glasgow +4 9 £48,500 +4.86%
Bristol +23 8 £65,000 +62.50%
Yorkshire +29 7 £38,000 -33.91% 2
Berkshire -3 6 £57,500 -11.53%
Watford -16 6 - -
Sheffield +23 5 £38,000 -60.00%
South Yorkshire +10 5 £38,000 -60.00%
West Midlands -15 5 £52,500 -2.32% 1
Hampshire +1 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Birmingham -16 4 £52,500 -2.32% 1
Reading -1 3 £57,500 -11.53%
Northern Ireland -8 3 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Bracknell - 3 £40,000 -
Leeds +22 2 £50,000 -13.04% 1
West Yorkshire +21 2 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Farnborough +6 2 £50,000 -9.09%

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 428 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 274 (64.02%) Java
3 215 (50.23%) IBM
4 203 (47.43%) Oracle
5 179 (41.82%) Linux
6 164 (38.32%) Unix
7 152 (35.51%) Finance
8 151 (35.28%) WebLogic
9 150 (35.05%) JBoss
10 148 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
11 141 (32.94%) SQL
12 138 (32.24%) HTML
13 129 (30.14%) Tomcat
14 112 (26.17%) Banking
15 109 (25.47%) JavaScript
15 109 (25.47%) J2EE
16 105 (24.53%) Middleware
17 104 (24.30%) Scrum
17 104 (24.30%) Windows
18 100 (23.36%) Spring
19 98 (22.90%) Relational Database
20 96 (22.43%) Java EE
21 95 (22.20%) Retail
22 90 (21.03%) CSS
23 87 (20.33%) XML
24 86 (20.09%) Hibernate
25 85 (19.86%) JSP
26 84 (19.63%) Web Services
26 84 (19.63%) DB2
27 83 (19.39%) Shell Script

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 428 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 151 (35.28%) WebLogic
3 150 (35.05%) JBoss
4 129 (30.14%) Tomcat
5 52 (12.15%) Apache
6 41 (9.58%) IBM HTTP Server
7 37 (8.64%) OpenStack
8 29 (6.78%) IIS
9 23 (5.37%) CMS
10 22 (5.14%) CloudStack
10 22 (5.14%) WebSphere Process Server
11 19 (4.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 16 (3.74%) Apache Solr
12 16 (3.74%) WebSphere Portal
13 15 (3.50%) Apache Spark
13 15 (3.50%) Elasticsearch
13 15 (3.50%) Jetty
13 15 (3.50%) MQSeries
14 11 (2.57%) GlassFish
14 11 (2.57%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 28 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.64%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 7 (1.64%) Magento
1 7 (1.64%) SAP hybris
2 2 (0.47%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.23%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.23%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.23%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 47 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (4.21%) CloudBees
4 15 (3.50%) SaaS
5 4 (0.93%) IBM SmartCloud
6 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.23%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 60 (14.02%) HTTP
2 54 (12.62%) SSL
3 48 (11.21%) DNS
4 41 (9.58%) TCP/IP
5 33 (7.71%) Firewall
6 25 (5.84%) Internet
7 8 (1.87%) SAN
8 7 (1.64%) FTP
8 7 (1.64%) LDAP
9 3 (0.70%) NAS
10 2 (0.47%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.47%) Intranet
10 2 (0.47%) LAN
10 2 (0.47%) VPN
10 2 (0.47%) WAN
10 2 (0.47%) Wireless
11 1 (0.23%) ATM
11 1 (0.23%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.23%) SSH
11 1 (0.23%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (22.90%) Relational Database
2 84 (19.63%) DB2
3 80 (18.69%) RDBMS
4 69 (16.12%) SQL Server
5 43 (10.05%) Oracle Database
6 29 (6.78%) MySQL
7 27 (6.31%) NoSQL
8 24 (5.61%) Big Data
9 20 (4.67%) Hadoop
9 20 (4.67%) MongoDB
10 19 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 18 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (3.50%) Couchbase
13 15 (3.50%) Redis
13 15 (3.50%) Riak
14 14 (3.27%) Oracle Database 10g
14 14 (3.27%) Oracle Database 12c
14 14 (3.27%) Oracle9i Database
15 13 (3.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 75 (17.52%) Jenkins
2 53 (12.38%) Eclipse
3 48 (11.21%) Git (software)
4 33 (7.71%) Ant
5 32 (7.48%) Subversion
6 28 (6.54%) Maven
7 25 (5.84%) Introscope
8 24 (5.61%) TeamCity
9 16 (3.74%) JUnit
10 13 (3.04%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (2.10%) Rational Application Developer
12 8 (1.87%) Log4j
13 7 (1.64%) JIRA
14 5 (1.17%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.17%) Hudson
15 4 (0.93%) Mercurial
15 4 (0.93%) Mockito
15 4 (0.93%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
16 3 (0.70%) Selenium
17 2 (0.47%) NetBeans
General
1 152 (35.51%) Finance
2 112 (26.17%) Banking
3 95 (22.20%) Retail
4 21 (4.91%) International Banking
5 15 (3.50%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.04%) Retail Banking
7 7 (1.64%) Back Office
8 5 (1.17%) Wholesale Banking
9 4 (0.93%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.70%) Marketing
11 2 (0.47%) Legal
12 1 (0.23%) Advertising
12 1 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 152 (35.51%) Developer
2 133 (31.07%) Java Developer
3 110 (25.70%) Consultant
4 53 (12.38%) Technical Consultant
5 36 (8.41%) Senior Developer
6 35 (8.18%) Senior Java Developer
7 31 (7.24%) WebSphere Consultant
8 25 (5.84%) Architect
9 24 (5.61%) Applications Support
10 23 (5.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (5.14%) DevOps Engineer
11 22 (5.14%) Java Consultant
12 21 (4.91%) Analyst
12 21 (4.91%) Middleware Engineer
13 20 (4.67%) Implementation Consultant
14 18 (4.21%) DevOps Consultant
14 18 (4.21%) Technical Implementation Consultant
15 16 (3.74%) Infrastructure Specialist
15 16 (3.74%) Oracle Consultant
15 16 (3.74%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (32.24%) HTML
2 109 (25.47%) J2EE
3 105 (24.53%) Middleware
4 100 (23.36%) Spring
5 96 (22.43%) Java EE
6 90 (21.03%) CSS
7 87 (20.33%) XML
8 86 (20.09%) Hibernate
9 85 (19.86%) JSP
10 84 (19.63%) Web Services
11 69 (16.12%) Ajax
12 61 (14.25%) Struts
12 61 (14.25%) WebSphere MQ
13 59 (13.79%) JSF
14 54 (12.62%) JMS
15 51 (11.92%) Apache Camel
16 50 (11.68%) EJB
16 50 (11.68%) JPA
17 46 (10.75%) .NET
18 35 (8.18%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.15%) Enterprise Software
2 42 (9.81%) DataPower
3 23 (5.37%) PKI
4 22 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (4.91%) Credit Risk
6 16 (3.74%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.80%) iSeries
8 9 (2.10%) IBM Mainframe
8 9 (2.10%) Mainframe
9 6 (1.40%) Fintech
9 6 (1.40%) Web 2.0
10 4 (0.93%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.93%) Smart Energy
10 4 (0.93%) SWIFT
11 3 (0.70%) Clustering
11 3 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.47%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.47%) Replication
13 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.23%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 179 (41.82%) Linux
2 164 (38.32%) Unix
3 104 (24.30%) Windows
4 57 (13.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 40 (9.35%) AIX
6 36 (8.41%) Solaris
7 23 (5.37%) CentOS
8 21 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (4.44%) Windows Server
9 19 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (4.21%) Ubuntu
11 12 (2.80%) zOS
12 7 (1.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.93%) HPUX
14 3 (0.70%) Android
15 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (24.30%) Scrum
3 77 (17.99%) Continuous Integration
4 70 (16.36%) ITIL
5 67 (15.65%) SOA
6 64 (14.95%) High Availability
7 60 (14.02%) UML
8 54 (12.62%) OO
9 51 (11.92%) E-Commerce
10 49 (11.45%) DevOps
11 45 (10.51%) Configuration Management
12 44 (10.28%) Performance Tuning
13 39 (9.11%) RUP
14 37 (8.64%) DSDM
15 35 (8.18%) Unit Testing
16 30 (7.01%) Project Management
17 29 (6.78%) Mentoring
17 29 (6.78%) Web Development
18 27 (6.31%) Coaching
18 27 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 274 (64.02%) Java
2 141 (32.94%) SQL
3 109 (25.47%) JavaScript
4 83 (19.39%) Shell Script
5 59 (13.79%) Bash Shell
6 47 (10.98%) Perl
7 45 (10.51%) Python
8 40 (9.35%) Ruby
9 28 (6.54%) Jython
10 22 (5.14%) PL/SQL
11 20 (4.67%) PowerShell
12 17 (3.97%) PHP
13 15 (3.50%) Go
14 12 (2.80%) C#
15 8 (1.87%) XPath
16 5 (1.17%) C
16 5 (1.17%) Korn
17 4 (0.93%) Objective-C
18 2 (0.47%) Erlang
19 1 (0.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 37 (8.64%) Degree
2 9 (2.10%) Sun Certification
3 4 (0.93%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.70%) ISEB
5 2 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.23%) MBA
6 1 (0.23%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (10.51%) QA
2 20 (4.67%) SLA
3 3 (0.70%) SEPA
4 2 (0.47%) HL7
4 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.47%) ISO27002
System Software
1 32 (7.48%) Docker
2 27 (6.31%) vSphere
3 23 (5.37%) Active Directory
4 22 (5.14%) Xen
4 22 (5.14%) XenServer
5 14 (3.27%) PowerHA
6 10 (2.34%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (1.87%) VMware ESX
9 6 (1.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 6 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (1.17%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.17%) vCloud
11 4 (0.93%) Squid
12 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
13 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 69 (16.12%) Puppet
2 55 (12.85%) Ansible
3 51 (11.92%) Opscode Chef
4 38 (8.88%) Tivoli
5 37 (8.64%) Salt
6 22 (5.14%) Cobbler
6 22 (5.14%) Terraform
7 15 (3.50%) Kibana
7 15 (3.50%) logstash
8 13 (3.04%) Data Guard
8 13 (3.04%) Oracle RMAN
8 13 (3.04%) Oracle ZFS
9 7 (1.64%) OpenAM
10 6 (1.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (1.17%) Control-M
12 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 1 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.23%) TeamSite
13 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 215 (50.23%) IBM
2 203 (47.43%) Oracle
3 43 (10.05%) Microsoft
4 41 (9.58%) ATG
5 37 (8.64%) Red Hat
6 31 (7.24%) VMware
7 22 (5.14%) EnterpriseDB
7 22 (5.14%) SAP
7 22 (5.14%) Sybase
8 19 (4.44%) hybris
9 17 (3.97%) Sun
10 12 (2.80%) Cognizant
11 10 (2.34%) Dell
12 9 (2.10%) Demandware
13 8 (1.87%) Citrix
14 7 (1.64%) AppDynamics
14 7 (1.64%) BEA
15 6 (1.40%) BT
16 5 (1.17%) Kofax
16 5 (1.17%) OpenText
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Tata Consultancy services
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Horsham, United Kingdom
Wipro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Experian
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Equity
Posted: 9 days ago