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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 695 732 679
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -53
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 248 256 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.16% 1.10% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 188 174 218
Median salary £54,575 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.77% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £38,626
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £87,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
21358 23372 25606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.74% 20.86% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18267 19380 21140
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median 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 £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 2 May 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 2 May 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 0 229 £55,000 - 12
London -33 75 £55,000 - 3
South East +42 51 £50,000 -23.07% 5
South West +27 41 £55,000 +33.33%
Wiltshire +27 33 £55,000 +10.00%
East of England +14 25 £38,750 -6.06% 2
City of London +43 20 £68,750 +19.56% 1
Hampshire +23 20 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Hertfordshire +16 17 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Yorkshire +32 16 £40,000 -
Watford +2 16 - -
Farnborough -6 15 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Swindon -3 14 £47,304 -5.39%
Milton Keynes +32 13 £45,000 +26.76%
Buckinghamshire +30 13 £45,000 +26.76%
South Yorkshire - 13 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 13 £40,000 -
Berkshire +13 12 £55,000 -15.38% 2
North West +25 11 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Manchester +14 9 £50,000 +33.33%
West Midlands -32 9 £50,000 -9.09%
Ipswich +11 7 £38,750 -3.12%
Suffolk +11 7 £38,750 -3.12%
Bristol +6 7 £70,000 +75.00%
Scotland -12 7 £52,500 +34.61% 6
Bracknell -1 6 £55,000 -38.88% 1
Surrey -3 6 £55,000 +37.50%
Birmingham -34 6 £50,000 -4.76%
Portsmouth - 5 £35,500 -
Glasgow +1 4 £52,500 +23.52% 4

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 504 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 354 (70.24%) Java
3 266 (52.78%) Oracle
4 238 (47.22%) IBM
5 204 (40.48%) Finance
6 199 (39.48%) Unix
7 187 (37.10%) Linux
8 171 (33.93%) JBoss
9 166 (32.94%) SQL
10 165 (32.74%) HTML
11 154 (30.56%) Spring
12 148 (29.37%) Banking
13 146 (28.97%) Tomcat
14 144 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
15 132 (26.19%) JavaScript
15 132 (26.19%) WebLogic
16 126 (25.00%) J2EE
17 120 (23.81%) JSP
18 116 (23.02%) Web Services
18 116 (23.02%) Java EE
19 115 (22.82%) CSS
20 114 (22.62%) Windows
21 111 (22.02%) Hibernate
22 102 (20.24%) Scrum
23 100 (19.84%) Eclipse
24 98 (19.44%) WebSphere MQ
24 98 (19.44%) Shell Script
25 97 (19.25%) Middleware
26 96 (19.05%) Retail
27 88 (17.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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
1 504 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 171 (33.93%) JBoss
3 146 (28.97%) Tomcat
4 132 (26.19%) WebLogic
5 53 (10.52%) Apache
6 35 (6.94%) IBM HTTP Server
7 34 (6.75%) OpenStack
8 24 (4.76%) IIS
9 23 (4.56%) Oracle Application Server
10 22 (4.37%) WebSphere Process Server
11 21 (4.17%) CloudStack
12 18 (3.57%) MQSeries
13 16 (3.17%) Apache ServiceMix
13 16 (3.17%) Jetty
14 14 (2.78%) CMS
15 13 (2.58%) Apache Solr
15 13 (2.58%) Apache Spark
15 13 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
16 12 (2.38%) Apache Pig
17 8 (1.59%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 39 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.39%) Magento
1 7 (1.39%) SAP hybris
2 5 (0.99%) Maximo
3 4 (0.79%) AquaLogic BPM
3 4 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.40%) Algo Collateral
4 2 (0.40%) EQXanite
5 1 (0.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.57%) CloudBees
3 16 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.17%) SaaS
4 4 (0.79%) IBM SmartCloud
4 4 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.60%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (10.71%) DNS
2 46 (9.13%) SSL
3 43 (8.53%) HTTP
4 41 (8.13%) TCP/IP
5 33 (6.55%) Internet
6 25 (4.96%) Firewall
7 15 (2.98%) FTP
8 13 (2.58%) SSH
9 9 (1.79%) SAN
10 8 (1.59%) ATM
11 3 (0.60%) LDAP
11 3 (0.60%) SWIFTNet
12 2 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (0.40%) DHCP
12 2 (0.40%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.40%) MPLS
12 2 (0.40%) VPN
12 2 (0.40%) Wireless
13 1 (0.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 1 (0.20%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (15.87%) Relational Database
2 67 (13.29%) Oracle Database
3 62 (12.30%) RDBMS
4 60 (11.90%) SQL Server
5 59 (11.71%) DB2
6 49 (9.72%) MySQL
6 49 (9.72%) NoSQL
7 38 (7.54%) Big Data
8 36 (7.14%) MongoDB
9 33 (6.55%) Hadoop
10 24 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
11 23 (4.56%) Oracle Database 12c
11 23 (4.56%) Oracle Reports
12 20 (3.97%) Oracle Database 11g
13 17 (3.37%) Oracle Database 10g
14 16 (3.17%) Oracle9i Database
15 14 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (2.58%) Couchbase
16 13 (2.58%) Redis
16 13 (2.58%) Riak
Development Applications
1 100 (19.84%) Eclipse
2 82 (16.27%) Jenkins
3 55 (10.91%) Git (software)
4 51 (10.12%) Subversion
5 27 (5.36%) Maven
6 24 (4.76%) TeamCity
7 20 (3.97%) Ant
8 17 (3.37%) Introscope
8 17 (3.37%) JUnit
9 16 (3.17%) NetBeans
10 15 (2.98%) Oracle Forms
11 13 (2.58%) Rational Application Developer
12 8 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (0.99%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.99%) JIRA
13 5 (0.99%) Log4j
14 4 (0.79%) Hudson
14 4 (0.79%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.79%) Mockito
14 4 (0.79%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 204 (40.48%) Finance
2 148 (29.37%) Banking
3 96 (19.05%) Retail
4 22 (4.37%) International Banking
5 12 (2.38%) Legal
6 11 (2.18%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.98%) Retail Banking
8 9 (1.79%) French Language
8 9 (1.79%) Front Office
9 7 (1.39%) Back Office
10 4 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.79%) Local Government
11 2 (0.40%) Marketing
12 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 193 (38.29%) Developer
2 159 (31.55%) Java Developer
3 97 (19.25%) Consultant
4 49 (9.72%) Technical Consultant
5 45 (8.93%) Architect
6 44 (8.73%) Senior Developer
7 39 (7.74%) Senior Java Developer
8 31 (6.15%) Implementation Consultant
9 30 (5.95%) Technical Implementation Consultant
10 26 (5.16%) SQL Developer
11 25 (4.96%) Applications Support
12 24 (4.76%) Administrator
12 24 (4.76%) Applications Developer
13 23 (4.56%) JavaScript Developer
14 22 (4.37%) Solutions Architect
15 21 (4.17%) Analyst
15 21 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
15 21 (4.17%) WebSphere Consultant
16 20 (3.97%) Linux Engineer
16 20 (3.97%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (32.74%) HTML
2 154 (30.56%) Spring
3 126 (25.00%) J2EE
4 120 (23.81%) JSP
5 116 (23.02%) Java EE
5 116 (23.02%) Web Services
6 115 (22.82%) CSS
7 111 (22.02%) Hibernate
8 98 (19.44%) WebSphere MQ
9 97 (19.25%) Middleware
10 86 (17.06%) Ajax
11 74 (14.68%) XML
12 67 (13.29%) Apache Camel
13 64 (12.70%) JSF
14 63 (12.50%) JPA
15 60 (11.90%) JMS
16 55 (10.91%) .NET
17 51 (10.12%) LAMP
18 41 (8.13%) EJB
19 39 (7.74%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.92%) Enterprise Software
2 49 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (8.53%) DataPower
4 24 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 22 (4.37%) PKI
6 21 (4.17%) Credit Risk
7 15 (2.98%) Clustering
7 15 (2.98%) iPad
8 13 (2.58%) Mainframe
9 12 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
11 6 (1.19%) SWIFT
12 5 (0.99%) Web 2.0
13 4 (0.79%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.79%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.79%) Fintech
13 4 (0.79%) Reference Data
14 3 (0.60%) Management Information System
14 3 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
15 2 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 199 (39.48%) Unix
2 187 (37.10%) Linux
3 114 (22.62%) Windows
4 88 (17.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 48 (9.52%) AIX
5 48 (9.52%) Solaris
6 29 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (5.36%) Ubuntu
8 24 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (3.77%) CentOS
9 19 (3.77%) Windows Server
10 10 (1.98%) Debian
11 7 (1.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.19%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.79%) HPUX
14 3 (0.60%) Android
14 3 (0.60%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.40%) zOS
16 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (20.24%) Scrum
3 88 (17.46%) SOA
4 84 (16.67%) OO
5 82 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
5 82 (16.27%) ITIL
6 81 (16.07%) Unit Testing
7 68 (13.49%) UML
8 67 (13.29%) E-Commerce
9 52 (10.32%) Performance Tuning
10 50 (9.92%) Time Management
11 44 (8.73%) High Availability
12 43 (8.53%) RUP
13 42 (8.33%) Mentoring
14 39 (7.74%) Configuration Management
14 39 (7.74%) DevOps
15 35 (6.94%) DSDM
16 29 (5.75%) Project Management
17 28 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
17 28 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 354 (70.24%) Java
2 166 (32.94%) SQL
3 132 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 98 (19.44%) Shell Script
5 79 (15.67%) Bash Shell
6 49 (9.72%) Perl
6 49 (9.72%) Python
7 39 (7.74%) Ruby
8 25 (4.96%) PHP
9 22 (4.37%) C#
10 19 (3.77%) PowerShell
11 16 (3.17%) Groovy
12 13 (2.58%) Go
13 11 (2.18%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.98%) Jython
15 8 (1.59%) C
16 6 (1.19%) Korn
17 5 (0.99%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
18 4 (0.79%) Objective-C
19 3 (0.60%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 59 (11.71%) Degree
2 19 (3.77%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.40%) CISSP
3 2 (0.40%) HND
3 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.40%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.20%) RHCE
4 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.14%) QA
2 17 (3.37%) SLA
3 12 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.79%) ISO27002
5 3 (0.60%) HL7
6 2 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 26 (5.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 22 (4.37%) Docker
4 21 (4.17%) vSphere
4 21 (4.17%) Xen
4 21 (4.17%) XenServer
5 19 (3.77%) PowerHA
6 12 (2.38%) Postfix
6 12 (2.38%) qmail
6 12 (2.38%) Sendmail
7 8 (1.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 6 (1.19%) Squid
8 6 (1.19%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.60%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.40%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.20%) NFS
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.20%) Samba
11 1 (0.20%) Snort
Systems Management
1 57 (11.31%) Puppet
2 52 (10.32%) Ansible
3 39 (7.74%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (7.74%) Tivoli
4 34 (6.75%) Salt
5 21 (4.17%) Cobbler
5 21 (4.17%) Terraform
6 16 (3.17%) Data Guard
7 15 (2.98%) Oracle RMAN
7 15 (2.98%) Oracle ZFS
8 13 (2.58%) Kibana
8 13 (2.58%) logstash
9 12 (2.38%) Plesk
10 6 (1.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.40%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 1 (0.20%) Graphite
12 1 (0.20%) Nagios
12 1 (0.20%) SCCM
12 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
12 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 266 (52.78%) Oracle
2 238 (47.22%) IBM
3 65 (12.90%) Red Hat
4 63 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 45 (8.93%) ATG
6 44 (8.73%) VMware
7 25 (4.96%) Sun
8 23 (4.56%) SAP
9 22 (4.37%) Demandware
9 22 (4.37%) hybris
9 22 (4.37%) Sybase
10 21 (4.17%) EnterpriseDB
11 12 (2.38%) BT
12 9 (1.79%) Cognizant
13 8 (1.59%) Hortonworks
14 7 (1.39%) Kofax
15 6 (1.19%) BEA
15 6 (1.19%) Citrix
15 6 (1.19%) Dell
15 6 (1.19%) EMC
Farnborough, Hampshire
Discover Financial Services
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Capita Internal Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
John Lewis
Salary: £37,000 - £52,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Midlands
PAREXEL International
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + +Bonus +On-call
Posted: 24 days ago