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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 691 717 672
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -45
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 186 244 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.13% 1.22% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 153 186 230
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+35.29% -5.55%

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
16455 20053 23523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.12% 18.88% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13774 16791 19684
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +28 154 £57,500 +11.65% 13
London +47 54 £57,500 -11.53% 3
South East +60 53 £60,000 +69.01% 2
Hampshire +4 18 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Scotland +15 17 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Berkshire +63 13 £57,500 +7.47% 1
Bristol +18 13 £62,500 +78.57%
South West +12 13 £62,500 +78.57%
Yorkshire +20 12 £27,500 -52.17% 5
Farnborough -8 12 £55,000 +10.00%
Sheffield - 12 £27,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 12 £27,500 - 1
Surrey +34 11 £60,000 +16.50%
Glasgow +24 10 £50,000 +21.95% 2
City of London -3 10 £62,500 -3.84%
West Midlands -3 8 £57,500 +32.18% 1
East of England -14 8 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Birmingham - 8 £57,500 -
Belfast +3 7 £50,000 +42.85%
Northern Ireland +3 7 £50,000 +42.85%
County Antrim -1 7 £50,000 +42.85%
Edinburgh -2 7 - - 1
South Wales -1 4 £33,173 -12.70%
Cardiff -1 4 £33,173 -12.70%
Basingstoke -4 4 - - 1
Wales -7 4 £33,173 -12.70%
Hertfordshire -9 4 £24,500 -55.45%
Milton Keynes -12 4 £50,000 +40.84%
Buckinghamshire -22 4 £50,000 +40.84%
East Sussex - 4 £80,000 -

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 331 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 261 (78.85%) Java
3 198 (59.82%) Oracle
4 185 (55.89%) SQL
5 175 (52.87%) JBoss
6 148 (44.71%) WebLogic
7 142 (42.90%) Linux
8 137 (41.39%) Unix
9 130 (39.27%) Windows
10 128 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
11 110 (33.23%) SQL Server
12 104 (31.42%) XML
12 104 (31.42%) Finance
13 102 (30.82%) HTML
14 99 (29.91%) Banking
15 95 (28.70%) DB2
16 94 (28.40%) J2EE
17 93 (28.10%) Java EE
18 92 (27.79%) Web Services
18 92 (27.79%) IBM
19 90 (27.19%) SOA
20 86 (25.98%) Tomcat
21 81 (24.47%) Relational Database
22 80 (24.17%) Continuous Integration
23 74 (22.36%) UML
24 71 (21.45%) Spring
25 65 (19.64%) Scrum
26 64 (19.34%) Shell Script
27 62 (18.73%) Middleware
28 61 (18.43%) Oracle SOA Suite

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
1 331 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 175 (52.87%) JBoss
3 148 (44.71%) WebLogic
4 86 (25.98%) Tomcat
5 61 (18.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 37 (11.18%) OpenStack
7 22 (6.65%) Apache
7 22 (6.65%) IIS
8 21 (6.34%) NetWeaver
9 20 (6.04%) GlassFish
10 19 (5.74%) CloudStack
11 18 (5.44%) Apache Solr
11 18 (5.44%) Apache Spark
11 18 (5.44%) Elasticsearch
11 18 (5.44%) Jetty
12 15 (4.53%) Alfresco
12 15 (4.53%) WebSphere Process Server
13 11 (3.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 8 (2.42%) CMS
14 8 (2.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.21%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 2 (0.60%) Infor M3
1 2 (0.60%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 2 (0.60%) Magento
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.30%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 45 (13.60%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.42%) SaaS
4 4 (1.21%) GitHub
4 4 (1.21%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (0.91%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (0.60%) PaaS
7 1 (0.30%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 47 (14.20%) TCP/IP
2 43 (12.99%) SSL
3 32 (9.67%) Firewall
4 25 (7.55%) HTTP
5 16 (4.83%) FTP
6 11 (3.32%) LDAP
7 10 (3.02%) DNS
8 5 (1.51%) SAN
9 3 (0.91%) PuTTY
9 3 (0.91%) SSH
10 2 (0.60%) Intranet
10 2 (0.60%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.60%) LAN
10 2 (0.60%) WAN
11 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.30%) Internet
11 1 (0.30%) Telnet
11 1 (0.30%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (33.23%) SQL Server
2 95 (28.70%) DB2
3 81 (24.47%) Relational Database
4 59 (17.82%) RDBMS
5 32 (9.67%) Oracle Database
6 27 (8.16%) MySQL
7 24 (7.25%) NoSQL
8 22 (6.65%) Big Data
9 21 (6.34%) Hadoop
9 21 (6.34%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (6.04%) Apache Cassandra
10 20 (6.04%) MongoDB
11 18 (5.44%) Couchbase
11 18 (5.44%) Redis
11 18 (5.44%) Riak
12 11 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (3.32%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 58 (17.52%) Jenkins
2 43 (12.99%) Maven
3 35 (10.57%) Rational Application Developer
4 31 (9.37%) Ant
5 30 (9.06%) Subversion
6 24 (7.25%) Git (software)
7 20 (6.04%) TeamCity
8 18 (5.44%) Selenium
9 15 (4.53%) Artifactory
10 14 (4.23%) Eclipse
10 14 (4.23%) JUnit
10 14 (4.23%) PVCS
11 11 (3.32%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (2.11%) Gradle
13 6 (1.81%) Visual Studio
14 4 (1.21%) JMeter
14 4 (1.21%) SoapUI
14 4 (1.21%) SonarQube
15 3 (0.91%) Cucumber
15 3 (0.91%) JIRA
General
1 104 (31.42%) Finance
2 99 (29.91%) Banking
3 39 (11.78%) Retail
3 39 (11.78%) Telecoms
4 28 (8.46%) Retail Banking
5 21 (6.34%) International Banking
6 14 (4.23%) Back Office
7 12 (3.63%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.51%) Wholesale Banking
9 2 (0.60%) Advertising
10 1 (0.30%) French Language
10 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.30%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.30%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (36.56%) Developer
2 99 (29.91%) Java Developer
3 88 (26.59%) Consultant
4 67 (20.24%) Technical Consultant
5 52 (15.71%) Java Consultant
6 49 (14.80%) Senior Developer
7 44 (13.29%) Senior Java Developer
8 31 (9.37%) Designer
9 25 (7.55%) SOA Consultant
9 25 (7.55%) SOA Technical Consultant
9 25 (7.55%) WebSphere Consultant
10 24 (7.25%) Software Consultant
11 22 (6.65%) Analyst
12 21 (6.34%) Implementation Consultant
13 20 (6.04%) DevOps Engineer
13 20 (6.04%) Technical Implementation Consultant
14 16 (4.83%) Applications Support
14 16 (4.83%) Software Implementation Consultant
15 14 (4.23%) Open Source Developer
16 13 (3.93%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (31.42%) XML
2 102 (30.82%) HTML
3 94 (28.40%) J2EE
4 93 (28.10%) Java EE
5 92 (27.79%) Web Services
6 71 (21.45%) Spring
7 62 (18.73%) Middleware
8 58 (17.52%) JMS
8 58 (17.52%) WebSphere MQ
9 56 (16.92%) .NET
10 53 (16.01%) Hibernate
10 53 (16.01%) JDBC
11 49 (14.80%) CSS
12 46 (13.90%) JSP
13 43 (12.99%) Ajax
14 42 (12.69%) JSF
15 29 (8.76%) EJB
16 28 (8.46%) AngularJS
17 26 (7.85%) EJB 3.0
18 22 (6.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 60 (18.13%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 21 (6.34%) Credit Risk
4 13 (3.93%) iSeries
5 10 (3.02%) DataPower
6 8 (2.42%) PKI
7 7 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.51%) User Experience
9 4 (1.21%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.21%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.91%) Cryptography
10 3 (0.91%) Fintech
11 2 (0.60%) iPad
11 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.60%) SWIFT
12 1 (0.30%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.30%) Equities
12 1 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.30%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 142 (42.90%) Linux
2 137 (41.39%) Unix
3 130 (39.27%) Windows
4 25 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (6.65%) Windows Server
6 21 (6.34%) Solaris
7 17 (5.14%) zOS
8 14 (4.23%) AIX
9 9 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.91%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (0.91%) Android
11 2 (0.60%) OS/390
11 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (27.19%) SOA
3 80 (24.17%) Continuous Integration
4 74 (22.36%) UML
5 65 (19.64%) Scrum
6 51 (15.41%) Configuration Management
7 43 (12.99%) High Availability
8 39 (11.78%) DevOps
9 37 (11.18%) DSDM
9 37 (11.18%) RUP
10 36 (10.88%) OO
11 34 (10.27%) ITIL
11 34 (10.27%) Mentoring
12 33 (9.97%) Time Management
13 31 (9.37%) Unit Testing
14 29 (8.76%) Multithreading
14 29 (8.76%) RAD
14 29 (8.76%) Web Development
15 26 (7.85%) TDD
16 25 (7.55%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 261 (78.85%) Java
2 185 (55.89%) SQL
3 64 (19.34%) Shell Script
4 60 (18.13%) JavaScript
5 57 (17.22%) PL/SQL
6 44 (13.29%) Python
7 36 (10.88%) Bash Shell
8 31 (9.37%) Perl
9 23 (6.95%) PowerShell
10 20 (6.04%) C#
11 19 (5.74%) Ruby
12 18 (5.44%) PHP
13 16 (4.83%) C
14 15 (4.53%) XPath
15 14 (4.23%) Go
16 11 (3.32%) BeanShell
16 11 (3.32%) COBOL
17 10 (3.02%) Korn
18 9 (2.72%) Jython
19 6 (1.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (12.08%) Degree
2 25 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.81%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.91%) ISEB
5 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.30%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.65%) QA
2 14 (4.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.30%) SEPA
3 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (9.06%) vSphere
2 21 (6.34%) Active Directory
3 19 (5.74%) Xen
3 19 (5.74%) XenServer
4 16 (4.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (3.63%) VMware ESX
6 9 (2.72%) Docker
7 8 (2.42%) Terminal Services
7 8 (2.42%) vCloud
8 6 (1.81%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (1.21%) Squid
10 3 (0.91%) iptables
10 3 (0.91%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
12 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 48 (14.50%) Opscode Chef
2 45 (13.60%) Puppet
3 39 (11.78%) Ansible
4 37 (11.18%) Salt
5 36 (10.88%) Tivoli
6 19 (5.74%) Cobbler
6 19 (5.74%) Terraform
7 18 (5.44%) Kibana
7 18 (5.44%) logstash
8 13 (3.93%) Control-M
9 7 (2.11%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 6 (1.81%) OpenAM
11 2 (0.60%) RSA Archer
12 1 (0.30%) BladeLogic
12 1 (0.30%) CA Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.30%) CA Wily
12 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.30%) IBM BigFix
12 1 (0.30%) Mesos
12 1 (0.30%) QRadar
Vendors
1 198 (59.82%) Oracle
2 92 (27.79%) IBM
3 56 (16.92%) Microsoft
4 27 (8.16%) Red Hat
5 25 (7.55%) Sybase
5 25 (7.55%) VMware
6 23 (6.95%) SAP
7 19 (5.74%) EnterpriseDB
8 9 (2.72%) Citrix
8 9 (2.72%) Endeca
8 9 (2.72%) hybris
9 7 (2.11%) Dell
9 7 (2.11%) FatWire
10 6 (1.81%) Adobe
10 6 (1.81%) TIBCO
11 5 (1.51%) CA
12 4 (1.21%) Ab Initio
12 4 (1.21%) BEA
12 4 (1.21%) BT
12 4 (1.21%) Sun
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan, 25 days hols
Posted: Yesterday
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension,health
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago