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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 646 556 572
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +16
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 252 374 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.33% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.14% 1.59% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 166 235 206
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £38,391 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £43,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.55% -9.47%

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
22175 23555 22709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.61% 21.04% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 18502 19221 19170
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 £68,750 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -67 228 £55,000 +22.22% 17
London +31 113 £55,000 +15.78% 8
East of England -36 34 £45,000 - 1
South East -33 33 £58,750 +17.50% 1
City of London +14 31 £65,000 +48.57% 3
Hertfordshire -21 30 £45,000 -30.76%
Scotland +5 20 £32,500 -22.61% 2
Watford -16 20 £45,000 -14.28%
Berkshire -1 16 £65,000 +18.18% 1
West Midlands -16 15 £55,000 +27.90% 1
Birmingham +4 13 £55,000 - 1
Edinburgh -5 13 £32,500 -25.71% 1
Hampshire +3 12 £51,000 +6.25%
South West -14 11 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 10 £45,000 -
Swindon - 10 £45,000 -
Basingstoke +22 9 £37,000 -17.77%
Yorkshire -23 9 £34,000 -15.00% 4
Reading +4 8 £65,000 +4.00%
Stirling - 7 - - 1
East Midlands +23 6 £45,000 +2.85%
South Yorkshire -1 5 £33,250 -16.87% 2
North West -4 5 £37,500 -8.53% 2
Sheffield -7 5 £33,250 -16.87% 2
Bracknell -7 4 £45,000 -18.18%
Ipswich - 4 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £35,500 -
Nottingham - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £35,500 -
Suffolk - 4 £40,000 -

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 565 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 369 (65.31%) Java
3 333 (58.94%) IBM
4 300 (53.10%) Oracle
5 250 (44.25%) DB2
6 242 (42.83%) Finance
7 204 (36.11%) Linux
8 192 (33.98%) SQL
9 187 (33.10%) UNIX
10 168 (29.73%) Banking
11 161 (28.50%) XML
12 155 (27.43%) Windows
13 154 (27.26%) Web Services
14 146 (25.84%) Middleware
15 145 (25.66%) Tomcat
16 140 (24.78%) WebLogic
17 134 (23.72%) JBoss
17 134 (23.72%) Retail
18 128 (22.65%) J2EE
19 126 (22.30%) Spring
20 117 (20.71%) HTML
21 115 (20.35%) Solaris
21 115 (20.35%) Relational Database
22 112 (19.82%) WebSphere MQ
23 110 (19.47%) SOA
24 109 (19.29%) JavaScript
25 107 (18.94%) ITIL
26 101 (17.88%) E-Commerce
27 95 (16.81%) AIX
28 94 (16.64%) Perl

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 565 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 145 (25.66%) Tomcat
3 140 (24.78%) WebLogic
4 134 (23.72%) JBoss
5 81 (14.34%) MQSeries
6 61 (10.80%) IBM HTTP Server
7 52 (9.20%) Apache
8 51 (9.03%) WebSphere Process Server
9 47 (8.32%) IIS
10 42 (7.43%) GlassFish
11 34 (6.02%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 32 (5.66%) WebSphere Portal
13 31 (5.49%) Quickr
14 26 (4.60%) FileNet
14 26 (4.60%) IBM Notes
15 25 (4.42%) Lotus Domino
16 21 (3.72%) TeamSite
17 20 (3.54%) WebLogic Portal
17 20 (3.54%) SharePoint
18 16 (2.83%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 40 (7.08%) MS Office
2 28 (4.96%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.53%) MS Project
4 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (4.25%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (1.42%) Magento
3 7 (1.24%) CA PPM
3 7 (1.24%) Maximo
4 4 (0.71%) AquaLogic BPM
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.35%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.18%) IntelliMatch
7 1 (0.18%) SAP SCM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.18%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (15.93%) HTTP
2 69 (12.21%) Internet
3 56 (9.91%) SSL
4 40 (7.08%) FTP
5 32 (5.66%) TCP/IP
6 13 (2.30%) LDAP
7 10 (1.77%) IPv4
7 10 (1.77%) HTTPS
7 10 (1.77%) Firewall
8 4 (0.71%) Intranet
8 4 (0.71%) SAN
8 4 (0.71%) NAS
9 3 (0.53%) DNS
10 2 (0.35%) SSH
10 2 (0.35%) DMZ
10 2 (0.35%) VPN
10 2 (0.35%) Telnet
11 1 (0.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 1 (0.18%) ATM
11 1 (0.18%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (44.25%) DB2
2 115 (20.35%) Relational Database
3 80 (14.16%) SQL Server
4 53 (9.38%) RDBMS
5 42 (7.43%) MySQL
6 38 (6.73%) Oracle Database
7 23 (4.07%) Oracle Reports
8 21 (3.72%) NoSQL
9 19 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
10 17 (3.01%) Hadoop
10 17 (3.01%) MongoDB
11 14 (2.48%) Big Data
12 13 (2.30%) Apache Hive
12 13 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 12 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (1.77%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (1.24%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 66 (11.68%) Eclipse
2 47 (8.32%) Subversion
2 47 (8.32%) Git (software)
3 38 (6.73%) Maven
4 32 (5.66%) Jenkins
5 31 (5.49%) Ant
6 20 (3.54%) SoapUI
7 19 (3.36%) Hudson
8 14 (2.48%) JUnit
9 13 (2.30%) Oracle Forms
9 13 (2.30%) Mercurial
10 12 (2.12%) JMeter
11 10 (1.77%) Rational Application Developer
12 9 (1.59%) ClearCase
13 8 (1.42%) LoadRunner
13 8 (1.42%) Gradle
13 8 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (0.88%) Rational Rhapsody
14 5 (0.88%) Visual Studio
14 5 (0.88%) PVCS
General
1 242 (42.83%) Finance
2 168 (29.73%) Banking
3 134 (23.72%) Retail
4 26 (4.60%) Financial Institution
5 22 (3.89%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.54%) Back Office
6 20 (3.54%) Retail Banking
7 13 (2.30%) Music Industry
7 13 (2.30%) Front Office
8 7 (1.24%) International Banking
8 7 (1.24%) Marketing
9 4 (0.71%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.71%) Advertising
10 2 (0.35%) Local Government
10 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 126 (22.30%) Developer
2 114 (20.18%) Architect
3 94 (16.64%) Java Developer
4 83 (14.69%) Analyst
5 69 (12.21%) Solutions Architect
6 57 (10.09%) Consultant
7 56 (9.91%) Support Analyst
8 37 (6.55%) Applications Support
8 37 (6.55%) Administrator
9 34 (6.02%) Support Specialist
10 32 (5.66%) Technical Consultant
11 30 (5.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 24 (4.25%) Lead Architect
12 24 (4.25%) Support Engineer
13 23 (4.07%) Technical Specialist
14 22 (3.89%) WebSphere Administrator
14 22 (3.89%) Applications Support Analyst
14 22 (3.89%) Senior Developer
15 21 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
15 21 (3.72%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (28.50%) XML
2 154 (27.26%) Web Services
3 146 (25.84%) Middleware
4 128 (22.65%) J2EE
5 126 (22.30%) Spring
6 117 (20.71%) HTML
7 112 (19.82%) WebSphere MQ
8 89 (15.75%) JSP
9 88 (15.58%) JDBC
10 81 (14.34%) JMS
11 78 (13.81%) Hibernate
11 78 (13.81%) CSS
11 78 (13.81%) SOAP
12 70 (12.39%) Java EE
13 61 (10.80%) Ajax
14 58 (10.27%) Struts
15 54 (9.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 52 (9.20%) EJB
17 50 (8.85%) jQuery
18 45 (7.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 73 (12.92%) Enterprise Software
2 59 (10.44%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (9.73%) Management Information System
3 55 (9.73%) PKI
4 47 (8.32%) Open Source
5 42 (7.43%) DataPower
6 25 (4.42%) Mobile Banking
7 21 (3.72%) Online Banking
8 20 (3.54%) SWIFT
9 19 (3.36%) Client/Server
10 16 (2.83%) Mainframe
11 15 (2.65%) Computer Science
12 11 (1.95%) NHS
13 9 (1.59%) Algorithms
14 8 (1.42%) iPad
15 7 (1.24%) Credit Risk
15 7 (1.24%) HACMP
16 6 (1.06%) Mobile App
17 5 (0.88%) Clustering
17 5 (0.88%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 204 (36.11%) Linux
2 187 (33.10%) UNIX
3 155 (27.43%) Windows
4 115 (20.35%) Solaris
5 95 (16.81%) AIX
6 16 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (2.12%) MVS
9 11 (1.95%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.95%) Windows XP
9 11 (1.95%) zOS
10 10 (1.77%) HPUX
11 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.71%) SUSE
12 4 (0.71%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.18%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (19.47%) SOA
2 107 (18.94%) ITIL
3 101 (17.88%) E-Commerce
4 84 (14.87%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (10.97%) Problem Management
6 57 (10.09%) Mentoring
7 39 (6.90%) Waterfall
8 37 (6.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 33 (5.84%) Root Cause Analysis
10 31 (5.49%) Coaching
11 30 (5.31%) UML
11 30 (5.31%) MVC
12 28 (4.96%) Project Management
12 28 (4.96%) TDD
12 28 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
13 27 (4.78%) TOGAF
14 24 (4.25%) Service Delivery
14 24 (4.25%) Change Management
14 24 (4.25%) OO
15 23 (4.07%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 369 (65.31%) Java
2 192 (33.98%) SQL
3 109 (19.29%) JavaScript
4 94 (16.64%) Perl
5 38 (6.73%) PL/SQL
5 38 (6.73%) Bash Shell
6 22 (3.89%) C++
7 19 (3.36%) XPath
8 17 (3.01%) Objective-C
9 16 (2.83%) C
10 15 (2.65%) Groovy
11 14 (2.48%) Shell Script
12 13 (2.30%) Jython
13 12 (2.12%) JCL
14 10 (1.77%) PHP
15 9 (1.59%) Python
16 8 (1.42%) C#
16 8 (1.42%) AWK
17 7 (1.24%) Korn
17 7 (1.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (10.62%) Degree
2 10 (1.77%) Sun Certification
3 5 (0.88%) IBM Certification
3 5 (0.88%) CSSLP
4 4 (0.71%) HND
5 3 (0.53%) APMP
5 3 (0.53%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.53%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.35%) ISEB
6 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.18%) MCITP
7 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (12.21%) QA
2 19 (3.36%) ISO 8583
3 8 (1.42%) SLA
4 5 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (4.07%) Squid
3 13 (2.30%) Active Directory
4 12 (2.12%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (1.77%) VirtualBox
6 5 (0.88%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.71%) Novell eDirectory
8 3 (0.53%) Tivoli Directory Server
9 2 (0.35%) vSphere
9 2 (0.35%) Firmware
10 1 (0.18%) RACF
10 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 38 (6.73%) Tivoli
2 21 (3.72%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 10 (1.77%) Puppet
4 8 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.24%) CA Single Sign-On
6 6 (1.06%) Data Guard
6 6 (1.06%) OpenAM
6 6 (1.06%) Ansible
7 4 (0.71%) BMC Marimba
7 4 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.35%) OMEGAMON
9 2 (0.35%) BMC Performance Manager
9 2 (0.35%) Control-M
9 2 (0.35%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.35%) nmon
10 1 (0.18%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 333 (58.94%) IBM
2 300 (53.10%) Oracle
3 62 (10.97%) TIBCO
4 54 (9.56%) Microsoft
5 38 (6.73%) VMware
6 37 (6.55%) Lotus
7 32 (5.66%) Sun
8 27 (4.78%) HP
9 21 (3.72%) LogLogic
10 20 (3.54%) Red Hat
10 20 (3.54%) webMethods
11 17 (3.01%) ILOG
12 15 (2.65%) Business Objects
12 15 (2.65%) Pega
13 12 (2.12%) SAP
14 11 (1.95%) Adobe
14 11 (1.95%) Citrix
15 10 (1.77%) Sybase
16 9 (1.59%) Kofax
16 9 (1.59%) ATG
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £400.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £36000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Stirling
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 19 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 22 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Equestrian.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago