The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 573 628 508
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -120
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 353 259 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.43% 1.18% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 237 168 291
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24736 21951 24061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.11% 20.17% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20439 18512 20654
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +29 318 £47,500 -5.00% 27
London -32 98 £47,250 -21.25% 13
East of England +38 85 £65,000 +57.57% 2
Hertfordshire +36 79 £65,000 +23.80% 1
South East -3 62 £51,000 - 1
Watford -10 43 £52,500 - 1
City of London -2 27 £55,000 -15.38% 7
Surrey +17 24 £37,500 -
East Midlands +14 24 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Scotland +8 23 £43,000 -
South West +9 22 £41,500 -17.00% 1
North West -8 21 £41,500 -14.43% 3
Nottinghamshire +20 16 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Nottingham +12 16 £45,000 -6.25% 1
Berkshire +3 16 £45,000 -16.66% 1
Yorkshire -51 16 £31,500 -22.22%
Gloucestershire - 16 £41,500 - 1
Edinburgh -1 12 £52,500 +28.83%
Manchester -9 10 £45,000 +47.54% 1
Cheshire -6 9 £37,500 -29.90%
Glasgow -6 8 £43,000 -30.08%
Sheffield - 8 £31,500 -
South Yorkshire - 8 £31,500 -
Buckinghamshire -7 7 £47,500 +106.52%
Milton Keynes -7 7 £47,500 +106.52%
Reading -9 6 £66,250 +10.41% 1
West Yorkshire -54 6 £50,000 +23.45%
Northern Ireland - 6 - -
Oxfordshire - 6 £68,750 -
Leicestershire - 6 £42,500 - 1

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 703 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 489 (69.56%) Java
3 335 (47.65%) SQL
4 332 (47.23%) IBM
5 276 (39.26%) Oracle
6 256 (36.42%) DB2
6 256 (36.42%) J2EE
7 248 (35.28%) Finance
8 245 (34.85%) XML
9 226 (32.15%) JavaScript
10 221 (31.44%) UNIX
11 217 (30.87%) HTML
12 194 (27.60%) Linux
13 176 (25.04%) JSP
14 175 (24.89%) Relational Database
15 163 (23.19%) CSS
15 163 (23.19%) Web Services
16 162 (23.04%) JBoss
16 162 (23.04%) Eclipse
17 149 (21.19%) Tomcat
17 149 (21.19%) WebLogic
18 147 (20.91%) Windows
19 145 (20.63%) Spring
20 134 (19.06%) Hibernate
21 127 (18.07%) Banking
22 123 (17.50%) Ajax
23 116 (16.50%) SQL Server
24 115 (16.36%) E-Commerce
25 114 (16.22%) Middleware
25 114 (16.22%) Servlets

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 703 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 149 (21.19%) WebLogic
2 149 (21.19%) Tomcat
3 107 (15.22%) IIS
4 101 (14.37%) MQSeries
5 75 (10.67%) WebSphere Process Server
6 71 (10.10%) Apache
7 62 (8.82%) IBM HTTP Server
8 50 (7.11%) WebSphere Portal
9 33 (4.69%) FileNet
10 31 (4.41%) GlassFish
11 24 (3.41%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 23 (3.27%) WebLogic Portal
13 21 (2.99%) IBM Notes
14 17 (2.42%) WebLogic Integration
15 15 (2.13%) AquaLogic
15 15 (2.13%) AquaLogic Service Bus
16 13 (1.85%) OpenEdge
17 11 (1.56%) SharePoint
18 10 (1.42%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 62 (8.82%) MS Office
2 26 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.71%) SPSS
4 4 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (4.13%) Oracle BPM
2 28 (3.98%) Magento
3 15 (2.13%) AquaLogic BPM
4 13 (1.85%) Maximo
5 10 (1.42%) IntelliMatch
5 10 (1.42%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
6 7 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (1.00%) SunGard AvantGard
7 6 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.85%) Tridion
8 5 (0.71%) HiPortfolio
9 2 (0.28%) Kondor+
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.71%) SaaS
2 3 (0.43%) PaaS
2 3 (0.43%) IaaS
3 2 (0.28%) GitHub
4 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 103 (14.65%) HTTP
2 51 (7.25%) Internet
3 44 (6.26%) FTP
4 38 (5.41%) SSL
5 16 (2.28%) DNS
5 16 (2.28%) TCP/IP
6 13 (1.85%) LDAP
7 9 (1.28%) HTTPS
8 7 (1.00%) Firewall
9 6 (0.85%) Intranet
10 4 (0.57%) 2G
10 4 (0.57%) ATM
10 4 (0.57%) LAN
10 4 (0.57%) WAN
11 3 (0.43%) VPN
12 2 (0.28%) VoIP
12 2 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.28%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (36.42%) DB2
2 175 (24.89%) Relational Database
3 116 (16.50%) SQL Server
4 76 (10.81%) RDBMS
5 65 (9.25%) Oracle Database
6 45 (6.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 44 (6.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 33 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 33 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (3.98%) Oracle Database 10g
10 27 (3.84%) MySQL
11 13 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (1.42%) Big Data
13 4 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.43%) Oracle Exadata
14 3 (0.43%) Informix
14 3 (0.43%) Hyperion Smart View
15 2 (0.28%) IBM InfoSphere
15 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
15 2 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 162 (23.04%) Eclipse
2 56 (7.97%) Subversion
3 55 (7.82%) Ant
4 48 (6.83%) Rational Application Developer
5 47 (6.69%) JUnit
6 36 (5.12%) Maven
7 27 (3.84%) MyEclipse
8 23 (3.27%) Jenkins
9 18 (2.56%) Git (software)
10 17 (2.42%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 16 (2.28%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.56%) Log4j
13 10 (1.42%) JMeter
14 9 (1.28%) SoapUI
15 7 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
16 5 (0.71%) Toad
16 5 (0.71%) ERwin
16 5 (0.71%) Selenium
16 5 (0.71%) Hudson
16 5 (0.71%) JBehave
General
1 248 (35.28%) Finance
2 127 (18.07%) Banking
3 114 (16.22%) Retail
4 49 (6.97%) Manufacturing
5 38 (5.41%) Front Office
6 35 (4.98%) Back Office
7 31 (4.41%) Music Industry
8 23 (3.27%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.99%) Legal
10 8 (1.14%) Advertising
10 8 (1.14%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.85%) Marketing
12 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.28%) French Language
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 215 (30.58%) Developer
2 162 (23.04%) Java Developer
3 115 (16.36%) Analyst
4 104 (14.79%) Architect
5 71 (10.10%) Consultant
5 71 (10.10%) Support Analyst
6 62 (8.82%) Senior Developer
7 54 (7.68%) Administrator
8 50 (7.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 47 (6.69%) Applications Support
10 42 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
11 38 (5.41%) Operations Analyst
11 38 (5.41%) Software Engineer
12 36 (5.12%) Operations Support Analyst
13 33 (4.69%) Junior
13 33 (4.69%) WebSphere Administrator
14 30 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
15 28 (3.98%) Senior Architect
16 26 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
16 26 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (36.42%) J2EE
2 245 (34.85%) XML
3 217 (30.87%) HTML
4 176 (25.04%) JSP
5 163 (23.19%) Web Services
5 163 (23.19%) CSS
6 145 (20.63%) Spring
7 134 (19.06%) Hibernate
8 123 (17.50%) Ajax
9 114 (16.22%) Servlets
9 114 (16.22%) Middleware
10 109 (15.50%) JDBC
11 94 (13.37%) JMS
12 87 (12.38%) JSF
13 85 (12.09%) Java EE
14 84 (11.95%) Struts
15 76 (10.81%) jQuery
16 75 (10.67%) SOAP
17 70 (9.96%) WebSphere MQ
18 59 (8.39%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 63 (8.96%) Open Source
2 30 (4.27%) DataPower
2 30 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
2 30 (4.27%) PKI
3 29 (4.13%) Computer Science
4 27 (3.84%) iPad
5 23 (3.27%) Clustering
5 23 (3.27%) Mainframe
6 22 (3.13%) SWIFT
7 21 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 13 (1.85%) Mobile Banking
9 11 (1.56%) Kindle
10 10 (1.42%) HACMP
11 9 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (1.28%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.28%) Data Integration
12 8 (1.14%) Web 2.0
13 6 (0.85%) Data Conversion
14 4 (0.57%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 221 (31.44%) UNIX
2 194 (27.60%) Linux
3 147 (20.91%) Windows
4 107 (15.22%) AIX
5 86 (12.23%) Solaris
6 43 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (2.28%) Windows 7
8 15 (2.13%) Windows XP
9 14 (1.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.56%) HPUX
11 7 (1.00%) Windows CE
12 5 (0.71%) zOS
13 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.43%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.28%) SUSE
15 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.28%) CentOS
16 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (16.36%) E-Commerce
2 74 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (10.24%) ITIL
4 71 (10.10%) OO
5 70 (9.96%) Software Engineering
6 67 (9.53%) Web Development
7 66 (9.39%) RAD
8 62 (8.82%) Unit Testing
9 59 (8.39%) MVC
10 55 (7.82%) SOA
11 54 (7.68%) Performance Tuning
12 53 (7.54%) ERP
13 49 (6.97%) UML
14 46 (6.54%) Problem Management
15 41 (5.83%) Change Management
16 40 (5.69%) Project Management
17 39 (5.55%) Migration
18 34 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
19 31 (4.41%) Scrum
20 30 (4.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 489 (69.56%) Java
2 335 (47.65%) SQL
3 226 (32.15%) JavaScript
4 67 (9.53%) Perl
5 48 (6.83%) Shell Script
6 44 (6.26%) PL/SQL
7 39 (5.55%) Bash Shell
8 21 (2.99%) Python
9 19 (2.70%) Jython
9 19 (2.70%) PHP
10 15 (2.13%) Korn
11 13 (1.85%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.56%) C++
12 11 (1.56%) Groovy
13 8 (1.14%) C#
14 7 (1.00%) XPath
15 6 (0.85%) ActionScript 2.0
15 6 (0.85%) ActionScript
16 5 (0.71%) C
17 3 (0.43%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 84 (11.95%) Degree
2 14 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.14%) DV Cleared
3 8 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (0.57%) ISEB
4 4 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (0.57%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.28%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.28%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (12.66%) QA
2 27 (3.84%) ISO 8583
3 22 (3.13%) ISO 9001
4 12 (1.71%) SLA
5 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (2.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 10 (1.42%) GPFS
6 6 (0.85%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.71%) KVM
8 4 (0.57%) vSphere
9 3 (0.43%) UAG
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.28%) NFS
11 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.14%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 32 (4.55%) Tivoli
2 12 (1.71%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 9 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (1.00%) Puppet
4 7 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.00%) Ansible
5 5 (0.71%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.43%) BMC Performance Manager
8 2 (0.28%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.28%) OpenSSO
8 2 (0.28%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.28%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.28%) OpenView
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.14%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 332 (47.23%) IBM
2 276 (39.26%) Oracle
3 162 (23.04%) JBoss
4 101 (14.37%) Microsoft
5 55 (7.82%) TIBCO
6 50 (7.11%) Red Hat
7 39 (5.55%) ATG
8 28 (3.98%) hybris
8 28 (3.98%) Demandware
9 25 (3.56%) VMware
9 25 (3.56%) Lotus
10 23 (3.27%) ILOG
11 19 (2.70%) Citrix
12 18 (2.56%) SAP
13 14 (1.99%) Sun
14 13 (1.85%) Sybase
15 12 (1.71%) HP
16 11 (1.56%) Cognos
16 11 (1.56%) Actimize
17 10 (1.42%) Brady
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Maximum £50,000 plus discretionary b
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 6 days ago
Northamptonshire
RS Components
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 25 days ago