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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 704 708 638
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -70
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 212 263 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.18% 1.23% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 162 172 274
Median salary £55,000 £52,750 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.26% +12.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £79,250 £74,250
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +16.66%

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
17952 21435 24611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.40% 19.35% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 17762 20485
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 £67,500
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 1 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 1 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 +3 190 £55,000 +0.91% 13
London +7 74 £56,250 +2.27% 6
South East +37 28 £45,000 -21.73% 3
East of England +29 26 £42,500 -19.04%
Hertfordshire +16 25 £37,500 -28.57%
South West +27 24 £55,000 +33.33%
Manchester +23 20 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North West +23 20 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Wiltshire +33 17 £55,000 -
City of London +59 16 £67,500 +22.72%
Watford +4 15 - -
Scotland -8 13 £52,500 +25.00% 2
Glasgow +2 12 £52,500 +22.09% 1
Milton Keynes +38 11 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +32 11 £45,000 -25.00% 1
Hampshire +4 10 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Yorkshire +15 8 £39,000 -35.00% 2
Farnborough +8 8 £50,000 -9.09%
West Midlands -26 8 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Bristol +28 7 £67,500 +68.75%
Berkshire +7 7 £65,000 -5.45%
South Yorkshire +26 6 £38,000 -60.00% 2
Sheffield +26 6 £38,000 -60.00% 2
Birmingham -24 5 £52,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £35,000 -
Northern Ireland +6 3 £37,500 +19.04%
Reading 0 3 £57,500 -11.53%
Swindon +8 2 - -
County Antrim +8 2 £34,500 +9.52%
Belfast +7 2 £34,500 +9.52%

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 457 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 298 (65.21%) Java
3 224 (49.02%) Oracle
4 223 (48.80%) IBM
5 187 (40.92%) Linux
6 186 (40.70%) Unix
7 165 (36.11%) JBoss
8 161 (35.23%) Finance
9 152 (33.26%) SQL
10 151 (33.04%) HTML
11 147 (32.17%) WebLogic
12 146 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
13 134 (29.32%) Tomcat
14 125 (27.35%) Banking
15 120 (26.26%) JavaScript
16 114 (24.95%) Windows
17 112 (24.51%) Spring
18 110 (24.07%) J2EE
19 107 (23.41%) Middleware
20 106 (23.19%) Scrum
21 102 (22.32%) Java EE
22 101 (22.10%) Retail
23 100 (21.88%) CSS
24 97 (21.23%) Hibernate
25 95 (20.79%) JSP
26 93 (20.35%) Web Services
27 91 (19.91%) Relational Database
28 90 (19.69%) Shell Script
29 80 (17.51%) XML
29 80 (17.51%) Jenkins

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
1 457 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 165 (36.11%) JBoss
3 147 (32.17%) WebLogic
4 134 (29.32%) Tomcat
5 54 (11.82%) Apache
6 41 (8.97%) IBM HTTP Server
7 38 (8.32%) OpenStack
8 31 (6.78%) IIS
9 24 (5.25%) CloudStack
10 23 (5.03%) WebSphere Process Server
11 20 (4.38%) CMS
12 16 (3.50%) Oracle Application Server
13 15 (3.28%) Apache Solr
13 15 (3.28%) Jetty
13 15 (3.28%) MQSeries
14 14 (3.06%) Apache Spark
14 14 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
14 14 (3.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 14 (3.06%) WebSphere Portal
15 10 (2.19%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 34 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.53%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 7 (1.53%) Magento
1 7 (1.53%) SAP hybris
2 3 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.44%) AquaLogic BPM
3 2 (0.44%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.22%) Algo Collateral
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) EQXanite
4 1 (0.22%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 49 (10.72%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.60%) SaaS
3 18 (3.94%) CloudBees
3 18 (3.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.88%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) Google Checkout
5 1 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 57 (12.47%) HTTP
2 56 (12.25%) SSL
3 54 (11.82%) DNS
4 46 (10.07%) TCP/IP
5 34 (7.44%) Firewall
6 25 (5.47%) Internet
7 8 (1.75%) SAN
8 7 (1.53%) LDAP
9 5 (1.09%) FTP
10 4 (0.88%) ATM
11 3 (0.66%) NAS
11 3 (0.66%) SSH
12 2 (0.44%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.44%) LAN
12 2 (0.44%) VPN
12 2 (0.44%) WAN
12 2 (0.44%) Wireless
13 1 (0.22%) Intranet
13 1 (0.22%) MPLS
13 1 (0.22%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (19.91%) Relational Database
2 78 (17.07%) RDBMS
3 77 (16.85%) DB2
4 67 (14.66%) SQL Server
5 51 (11.16%) Oracle Database
6 36 (7.88%) NoSQL
7 34 (7.44%) MySQL
8 28 (6.13%) MongoDB
9 27 (5.91%) Big Data
10 23 (5.03%) Hadoop
11 21 (4.60%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
12 17 (3.72%) Oracle Database 10g
13 16 (3.50%) Oracle Database 12c
13 16 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
13 16 (3.50%) Oracle9i Database
14 14 (3.06%) Couchbase
14 14 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
14 14 (3.06%) Redis
14 14 (3.06%) Riak
Development Applications
1 80 (17.51%) Jenkins
2 68 (14.88%) Eclipse
3 50 (10.94%) Git (software)
4 33 (7.22%) Subversion
5 29 (6.35%) Ant
6 26 (5.69%) TeamCity
7 25 (5.47%) Introscope
8 24 (5.25%) Maven
9 15 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (3.06%) JUnit
11 10 (2.19%) Rational Application Developer
12 8 (1.75%) Log4j
13 7 (1.53%) JIRA
14 5 (1.09%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.09%) Hudson
15 4 (0.88%) Mercurial
15 4 (0.88%) Mockito
15 4 (0.88%) NetBeans
15 4 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
15 4 (0.88%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 161 (35.23%) Finance
2 125 (27.35%) Banking
3 101 (22.10%) Retail
4 21 (4.60%) International Banking
5 17 (3.72%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.28%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.09%) French Language
7 5 (1.09%) Legal
8 4 (0.88%) Front Office
9 3 (0.66%) Back Office
9 3 (0.66%) Marketing
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 163 (35.67%) Developer
2 138 (30.20%) Java Developer
3 111 (24.29%) Consultant
4 59 (12.91%) Technical Consultant
5 37 (8.10%) Senior Developer
6 36 (7.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 29 (6.35%) Architect
7 29 (6.35%) WebSphere Consultant
8 27 (5.91%) Implementation Consultant
9 26 (5.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 26 (5.69%) Technical Implementation Consultant
10 24 (5.25%) DevOps Engineer
11 22 (4.81%) Applications Support
11 22 (4.81%) Java Consultant
11 22 (4.81%) Oracle Consultant
12 21 (4.60%) Middleware Engineer
13 20 (4.38%) Linux Engineer
13 20 (4.38%) Oracle Technical Consultant
14 18 (3.94%) DevOps Consultant
14 18 (3.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (33.04%) HTML
2 112 (24.51%) Spring
3 110 (24.07%) J2EE
4 107 (23.41%) Middleware
5 102 (22.32%) Java EE
6 100 (21.88%) CSS
7 97 (21.23%) Hibernate
8 95 (20.79%) JSP
9 93 (20.35%) Web Services
10 80 (17.51%) XML
11 77 (16.85%) Ajax
12 64 (14.00%) WebSphere MQ
13 63 (13.79%) JSF
14 59 (12.91%) Apache Camel
15 56 (12.25%) Struts
16 53 (11.60%) .NET
16 53 (11.60%) JMS
16 53 (11.60%) JPA
17 47 (10.28%) EJB
18 39 (8.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (11.82%) Enterprise Software
2 45 (9.85%) DataPower
3 35 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (5.69%) PKI
5 21 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 21 (4.60%) Credit Risk
6 9 (1.97%) IBM Mainframe
6 9 (1.97%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.31%) Web 2.0
8 5 (1.09%) Clustering
8 5 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.09%) iSeries
9 4 (0.88%) iPad
9 4 (0.88%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.88%) Smart Energy
9 4 (0.88%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.66%) Fintech
11 2 (0.44%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.44%) Replication
12 1 (0.22%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 187 (40.92%) Linux
2 186 (40.70%) Unix
3 114 (24.95%) Windows
4 74 (16.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 48 (10.50%) AIX
6 44 (9.63%) Solaris
7 24 (5.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (5.03%) CentOS
8 23 (5.03%) Ubuntu
8 23 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (4.81%) Windows Server
10 7 (1.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.09%) Debian
11 5 (1.09%) zOS
12 4 (0.88%) HPUX
13 3 (0.66%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.44%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (31.95%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (23.19%) Scrum
3 79 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
3 79 (17.29%) ITIL
4 78 (17.07%) SOA
5 63 (13.79%) OO
6 62 (13.57%) High Availability
6 62 (13.57%) UML
7 54 (11.82%) E-Commerce
8 52 (11.38%) Unit Testing
9 51 (11.16%) Performance Tuning
10 48 (10.50%) DevOps
11 43 (9.41%) Configuration Management
12 41 (8.97%) RUP
13 38 (8.32%) DSDM
14 33 (7.22%) Project Management
15 31 (6.78%) Mentoring
15 31 (6.78%) Time Management
16 30 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
17 28 (6.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 298 (65.21%) Java
2 152 (33.26%) SQL
3 120 (26.26%) JavaScript
4 90 (19.69%) Shell Script
5 68 (14.88%) Bash Shell
6 51 (11.16%) Python
7 48 (10.50%) Perl
8 42 (9.19%) Ruby
9 26 (5.69%) Jython
10 23 (5.03%) PowerShell
11 17 (3.72%) PHP
11 17 (3.72%) PL/SQL
12 15 (3.28%) C#
13 14 (3.06%) Go
14 5 (1.09%) C
14 5 (1.09%) Groovy
14 5 (1.09%) Korn
15 4 (0.88%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.66%) XPath
17 2 (0.44%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 44 (9.63%) Degree
2 12 (2.63%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.66%) ISEB
3 3 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.22%) CISSP
4 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.22%) MBA
4 1 (0.22%) RHCE
4 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.63%) QA
2 21 (4.60%) SLA
3 5 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.09%) ISO27002
4 3 (0.66%) SEPA
5 2 (0.44%) HL7
System Software
1 30 (6.56%) Docker
2 28 (6.13%) Active Directory
2 28 (6.13%) vSphere
3 24 (5.25%) Xen
3 24 (5.25%) XenServer
4 19 (4.16%) PowerHA
5 13 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (1.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 7 (1.53%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.88%) Squid
9 4 (0.88%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.88%) vCloud
10 2 (0.44%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.44%) Postfix
10 2 (0.44%) qmail
10 2 (0.44%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 69 (15.10%) Puppet
2 56 (12.25%) Ansible
3 51 (11.16%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (9.19%) Tivoli
5 38 (8.32%) Salt
6 24 (5.25%) Cobbler
6 24 (5.25%) Terraform
7 16 (3.50%) Data Guard
8 15 (3.28%) Oracle RMAN
8 15 (3.28%) Oracle ZFS
9 14 (3.06%) Kibana
9 14 (3.06%) logstash
10 6 (1.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.88%) OpenAM
12 3 (0.66%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 2 (0.44%) Plesk
14 1 (0.22%) CA Single Sign-On
14 1 (0.22%) Control-M
14 1 (0.22%) SCCM
14 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 224 (49.02%) Oracle
2 223 (48.80%) IBM
3 52 (11.38%) Microsoft
3 52 (11.38%) Red Hat
4 44 (9.63%) ATG
5 38 (8.32%) VMware
6 26 (5.69%) SAP
7 24 (5.25%) EnterpriseDB
8 21 (4.60%) Sybase
9 20 (4.38%) Sun
10 19 (4.16%) hybris
11 12 (2.63%) Cognizant
11 12 (2.63%) Demandware
12 8 (1.75%) BT
13 7 (1.53%) AppDynamics
13 7 (1.53%) Citrix
13 7 (1.53%) Dell
14 5 (1.09%) BEA
14 5 (1.09%) Kofax
14 5 (1.09%) OpenText
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