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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 643 590 598
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +8
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 242 342 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.29% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.08% 1.38% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 175 238 158
Average salary £54,000 £46,598 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.88% -6.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,500 £32,290
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%

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
22383 24759 22846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.95% 21.09% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18598 20677 19340
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 2015. 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 -31 228 £55,000 +10.00% 25
London +40 120 £55,000 +10.00% 14
West Midlands +16 31 £55,000 +27.90% 2
Birmingham +10 23 £52,500 - 2
East of England -24 23 £40,000 -38.46%
South East -42 23 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Hertfordshire -31 20 £37,500 -48.27%
City of London +20 17 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Watford +1 16 £45,000 -21.73%
Scotland +13 12 £39,000 -22.00% 2
North West +2 11 £40,000 +3.22% 3
Berkshire 0 11 £65,000 +30.00% 2
South West -7 10 £42,500 +4.29%
Reading - 9 £65,000 - 2
Coventry -9 7 £55,000 +27.90%
East Midlands +6 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Stirling +2 6 - -
Hampshire +1 6 £55,000 +7.84%
Bristol -3 5 £41,250 +5.76%
Buckinghamshire -6 5 £35,500 -21.11%
Lancashire -7 5 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes -20 5 £35,500 -21.11%
Northampton - 5 £45,000 - 1
Swindon - 5 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 5 £45,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 5 £50,000 -
Farnborough - 5 £55,000 -
Cheshire 0 4 £43,750 +16.66%
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Feltham - 3 £39,000 -

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 513 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 369 (71.93%) Java
3 285 (55.56%) IBM
4 282 (54.97%) Oracle
5 235 (45.81%) DB2
6 230 (44.83%) Linux
6 230 (44.83%) Finance
7 223 (43.47%) UNIX
8 198 (38.60%) SQL
9 186 (36.26%) Banking
10 159 (30.99%) Windows
11 157 (30.60%) XML
12 152 (29.63%) JBoss
13 151 (29.43%) Web Services
14 140 (27.29%) SOA
15 137 (26.71%) HTML
16 135 (26.32%) Retail
17 130 (25.34%) WebSphere MQ
18 126 (24.56%) Spring
19 121 (23.59%) J2EE
20 116 (22.61%) Solaris
21 104 (20.27%) AIX
22 103 (20.08%) Middleware
22 103 (20.08%) Relational Database
23 102 (19.88%) Tomcat
23 102 (19.88%) Java EE
24 99 (19.30%) JavaScript
25 98 (19.10%) WebLogic
26 95 (18.52%) Perl
27 85 (16.57%) Hibernate

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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
1 513 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 152 (29.63%) JBoss
3 102 (19.88%) Tomcat
4 98 (19.10%) WebLogic
5 71 (13.84%) MQSeries
6 46 (8.97%) IBM HTTP Server
7 45 (8.77%) Apache
8 39 (7.60%) WebSphere Process Server
9 37 (7.21%) CICS
10 34 (6.63%) IIS
11 25 (4.87%) GlassFish
11 25 (4.87%) WebSphere Portal
12 21 (4.09%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 19 (3.70%) FileNet
14 18 (3.51%) WebLogic Portal
15 17 (3.31%) SharePoint
16 14 (2.73%) IBM Notes
17 13 (2.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 13 (2.53%) Quickr
18 12 (2.34%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 49 (9.55%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.07%) MS Office
3 9 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (2.73%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (1.75%) Magento
3 8 (1.56%) Maximo
4 7 (1.36%) CA PPM
5 5 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.58%) AquaLogic BPM
7 2 (0.39%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.53%) SaaS
2 5 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (14.62%) HTTP
2 65 (12.67%) Internet
3 62 (12.09%) SSL
4 53 (10.33%) TCP/IP
5 28 (5.46%) FTP
6 12 (2.34%) Firewall
6 12 (2.34%) HTTPS
7 9 (1.75%) LDAP
8 8 (1.56%) DNS
9 7 (1.36%) IPv4
10 4 (0.78%) NAS
10 4 (0.78%) SAN
11 3 (0.58%) Intranet
12 2 (0.39%) VPN
13 1 (0.19%) DHCP
13 1 (0.19%) ATM
13 1 (0.19%) DMZ
13 1 (0.19%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (0.19%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (45.81%) DB2
2 103 (20.08%) Relational Database
3 84 (16.37%) SQL Server
4 59 (11.50%) RDBMS
5 52 (10.14%) MySQL
6 37 (7.21%) Oracle Database
7 23 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
8 15 (2.92%) Hadoop
8 15 (2.92%) MongoDB
8 15 (2.92%) NoSQL
9 13 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (2.34%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (1.75%) Big Data
12 8 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (1.56%) Apache Hive
12 8 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
13 7 (1.36%) Sybase IQ
13 7 (1.36%) InterSystems Cache
13 7 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 68 (13.26%) Eclipse
2 53 (10.33%) Maven
3 50 (9.75%) Subversion
4 47 (9.16%) Git (software)
5 35 (6.82%) Ant
6 34 (6.63%) Jenkins
7 21 (4.09%) Hudson
8 16 (3.12%) JUnit
9 15 (2.92%) JIRA
10 13 (2.53%) JMeter
10 13 (2.53%) LoadRunner
11 11 (2.14%) ClearCase
11 11 (2.14%) SoapUI
12 9 (1.75%) Rational Application Developer
13 8 (1.56%) Log4j
13 8 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (1.36%) Mercurial
15 6 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (1.17%) PVCS
16 5 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 230 (44.83%) Finance
2 186 (36.26%) Banking
3 135 (26.32%) Retail
4 44 (8.58%) Telecoms
5 38 (7.41%) Retail Banking
6 21 (4.09%) Financial Institution
6 21 (4.09%) Back Office
7 13 (2.53%) International Banking
8 9 (1.75%) Marketing
9 7 (1.36%) Front Office
9 7 (1.36%) Music Industry
10 4 (0.78%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 122 (23.78%) Developer
2 97 (18.91%) Consultant
3 94 (18.32%) Java Developer
4 79 (15.40%) Architect
5 71 (13.84%) Analyst
6 65 (12.67%) Technical Consultant
7 55 (10.72%) Solutions Architect
8 44 (8.58%) Support Analyst
9 32 (6.24%) Administrator
10 27 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
11 26 (5.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 22 (4.29%) Senior Developer
12 22 (4.29%) Applications Support
13 20 (3.90%) Lead Architect
13 20 (3.90%) WebSphere Administrator
13 20 (3.90%) Senior Java Developer
14 19 (3.70%) Implementation Consultant
14 19 (3.70%) Applications Support Analyst
15 17 (3.31%) Lead Solutions Architect
15 17 (3.31%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (30.60%) XML
2 151 (29.43%) Web Services
3 137 (26.71%) HTML
4 130 (25.34%) WebSphere MQ
5 126 (24.56%) Spring
6 121 (23.59%) J2EE
7 103 (20.08%) Middleware
8 102 (19.88%) Java EE
9 85 (16.57%) Hibernate
10 78 (15.20%) JSP
11 73 (14.23%) CSS
12 67 (13.06%) SOAP
13 66 (12.87%) JMS
14 59 (11.50%) JDBC
15 57 (11.11%) Struts
16 55 (10.72%) Ajax
17 52 (10.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
18 47 (9.16%) EJB
18 47 (9.16%) jQuery
19 45 (8.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 73 (14.23%) Enterprise Software
2 56 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (7.80%) Mainframe
4 37 (7.21%) DataPower
5 32 (6.24%) Management Information System
6 31 (6.04%) PKI
7 29 (5.65%) Open Source
8 21 (4.09%) Mobile Banking
9 19 (3.70%) Online Banking
9 19 (3.70%) Computer Science
9 19 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 18 (3.51%) Client/Server
11 13 (2.53%) Credit Risk
11 13 (2.53%) iPad
12 11 (2.14%) Web 2.0
13 10 (1.95%) User Experience
13 10 (1.95%) Algorithms
14 9 (1.75%) PMI
14 9 (1.75%) Wiki
14 9 (1.75%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 230 (44.83%) Linux
2 223 (43.47%) UNIX
3 159 (30.99%) Windows
4 116 (22.61%) Solaris
5 104 (20.27%) AIX
6 31 (6.04%) MVS
7 17 (3.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (2.73%) HPUX
9 9 (1.75%) zOS
10 8 (1.56%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.56%) Windows XP
11 7 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.19%) SUSE
14 1 (0.19%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (27.29%) SOA
2 80 (15.59%) E-Commerce
3 79 (15.40%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (10.53%) ITIL
5 51 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (9.16%) Mentoring
7 40 (7.80%) Waterfall
8 39 (7.60%) High Availability
8 39 (7.60%) Problem Management
9 36 (7.02%) Time Management
10 35 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 33 (6.43%) Coaching
12 32 (6.24%) Software Delivery
12 32 (6.24%) UML
12 32 (6.24%) MVC
13 28 (5.46%) TDD
13 28 (5.46%) Scrum
14 26 (5.07%) Configuration Management
14 26 (5.07%) Project Management
15 25 (4.87%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 369 (71.93%) Java
2 198 (38.60%) SQL
3 99 (19.30%) JavaScript
4 95 (18.52%) Perl
5 40 (7.80%) PL/SQL
6 36 (7.02%) JCL
7 30 (5.85%) Bash Shell
8 23 (4.48%) C
9 21 (4.09%) Shell Script
10 18 (3.51%) XPath
10 18 (3.51%) COBOL
11 15 (2.92%) C++
12 12 (2.34%) Python
12 12 (2.34%) PHP
13 10 (1.95%) Korn
14 9 (1.75%) Objective-C
15 8 (1.56%) AWK
15 8 (1.56%) Jython
15 8 (1.56%) Groovy
15 8 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 45 (8.77%) Degree
2 15 (2.92%) Sun Certification
3 13 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.75%) PMI Certification
4 9 (1.75%) IBM Certification
4 9 (1.75%) DV Cleared
4 9 (1.75%) APMP
5 5 (0.97%) CSSLP
6 4 (0.78%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.58%) OCPJWCD
7 3 (0.58%) OCPJP
7 3 (0.58%) OCMJD
8 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (10.14%) QA
2 12 (2.34%) SLA
3 9 (1.75%) ISO 8583
4 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (3.12%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.73%) Squid
4 10 (1.95%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (1.36%) VirtualBox
6 5 (0.97%) RACF
7 3 (0.58%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.58%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 52 (10.14%) Tivoli
2 20 (3.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 19 (3.70%) TeamSite
4 15 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (2.53%) Puppet
6 6 (1.17%) Data Guard
6 6 (1.17%) CA Single Sign-On
7 5 (0.97%) CA Endevor
8 4 (0.78%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.39%) Ansible
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.39%) CA Wily
9 2 (0.39%) Control-M
9 2 (0.39%) Nagios
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 1 (0.19%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 285 (55.56%) IBM
2 282 (54.97%) Oracle
3 50 (9.75%) TIBCO
4 34 (6.63%) Business Objects
4 34 (6.63%) Microsoft
5 31 (6.04%) Sun
6 30 (5.85%) VMware
7 22 (4.29%) HP
8 19 (3.70%) Lotus
8 19 (3.70%) LogLogic
9 18 (3.51%) Sybase
10 12 (2.34%) hybris
10 12 (2.34%) Red Hat
11 11 (2.14%) ESRI
11 11 (2.14%) ATG
12 10 (1.95%) ILOG
13 9 (1.75%) Kofax
13 9 (1.75%) Pega
14 8 (1.56%) SAP
15 7 (1.36%) Informatica
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £61215 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £61215 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £61215 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £61215 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: to £100K + bonus, full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £400 to £520 per day excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Adroit People Limited
Salary: From £300 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £64,000 per annum +Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago