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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 632 615 634
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 273 307 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.23% 1.28% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 151 188 175
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,910 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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
22132 24075 21525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 19.99% 20.96% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18450 19573 18230
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -13 236 £53,000 +12.76% 35
London +38 114 £57,500 +22.34% 9
East of England -9 44 £52,500 -19.23% 2
City of London +41 43 £60,000 +17.07% 2
Hertfordshire -17 40 £52,500 -10.63% 2
Watford -4 39 £52,500 - 1
Scotland -3 32 £45,500 +5.81% 2
Edinburgh +15 28 £51,750 +140.69% 1
South East -17 26 £46,750 -6.50% 7
North West +5 16 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Yorkshire 0 15 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Hampshire +37 14 £46,250 -9.31% 2
South West -10 13 £39,000 -8.23% 4
Gloucestershire -20 12 £39,500 -1.25% 2
Manchester +4 10 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Berkshire +2 9 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Reading -2 9 £65,000 -1.88% 1
West Yorkshire +4 7 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Basingstoke - 6 - -
Leeds +9 5 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Cirencester -7 5 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +10 4 £33,173 -
South Wales -7 4 £33,173 +8.53%
Cheshire -10 4 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cardiff -10 4 £33,173 +8.53%
Wales -11 4 £33,173 +8.53%
West Midlands -13 4 £53,750 +25.00% 1
Farnborough - 4 £46,250 - 1
Chester - 4 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 4 £53,750 - 1

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 507 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 341 (67.26%) Java
3 271 (53.45%) IBM
4 249 (49.11%) Oracle
5 246 (48.52%) UNIX
6 218 (43.00%) Finance
7 213 (42.01%) DB2
8 210 (41.42%) Linux
9 208 (41.03%) Banking
10 196 (38.66%) WebSphere MQ
11 180 (35.50%) SQL
12 153 (30.18%) Retail
13 144 (28.40%) HTML
13 144 (28.40%) Windows
14 137 (27.02%) XML
15 134 (26.43%) Web Services
16 128 (25.25%) JBoss
17 126 (24.85%) Spring
18 118 (23.27%) SOA
19 117 (23.08%) Java EE
20 112 (22.09%) Tomcat
21 106 (20.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
22 101 (19.92%) JavaScript
23 99 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
24 97 (19.13%) J2EE
25 96 (18.93%) Solaris
25 96 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
26 90 (17.75%) AIX
27 89 (17.55%) Hibernate
28 88 (17.36%) SDLC

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 507 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 128 (25.25%) JBoss
3 112 (22.09%) Tomcat
4 66 (13.02%) WebLogic
5 64 (12.62%) Apache
6 40 (7.89%) MQSeries
7 37 (7.30%) CICS
8 35 (6.90%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 34 (6.71%) IBM HTTP Server
10 31 (6.11%) Apache ServiceMix
11 27 (5.33%) WebSphere Process Server
12 23 (4.54%) IIS
13 17 (3.35%) WebSphere Portal
14 16 (3.16%) Confluence
15 14 (2.76%) ArcGIS
16 12 (2.37%) WebLogic Portal
16 12 (2.37%) GlassFish
17 11 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
18 10 (1.97%) Node.js
18 10 (1.97%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 47 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.34%) MS Office
3 15 (2.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (3.75%) Magento
2 15 (2.96%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.99%) Maximo
4 5 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.59%) AquaLogic BPM
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.39%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.20%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.37%) SaaS
2 9 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (1.78%) PaaS
3 4 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (12.23%) HTTP
2 56 (11.05%) SSL
3 50 (9.86%) Internet
4 46 (9.07%) TCP/IP
5 33 (6.51%) Firewall
6 27 (5.33%) FTP
7 13 (2.56%) LAN
7 13 (2.56%) WAN
8 12 (2.37%) DNS
9 11 (2.17%) HTTPS
10 7 (1.38%) BIG-IP
11 5 (0.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (0.99%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 3 (0.59%) ATM
12 3 (0.59%) LDAP
12 3 (0.59%) MPLS
12 3 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (0.39%) VLAN
14 1 (0.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (42.01%) DB2
2 73 (14.40%) SQL Server
3 70 (13.81%) Relational Database
4 62 (12.23%) MySQL
5 46 (9.07%) Oracle Database
6 44 (8.68%) RDBMS
7 29 (5.72%) BusinessObjects
8 21 (4.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 17 (3.35%) NoSQL
10 14 (2.76%) Hadoop
11 11 (2.17%) MongoDB
12 10 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (1.58%) Oracle Exadata
13 8 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (1.58%) Sybase IQ
14 7 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (1.38%) Big Data
15 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (1.18%) OLTP
15 6 (1.18%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 72 (14.20%) Eclipse
2 43 (8.48%) Maven
2 43 (8.48%) Subversion
3 37 (7.30%) Git (software)
4 36 (7.10%) JIRA
5 34 (6.71%) Jenkins
6 26 (5.13%) Rational Application Developer
7 25 (4.93%) Hudson
8 18 (3.55%) Ant
9 16 (3.16%) JUnit
10 13 (2.56%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 13 (2.56%) LoadRunner
11 11 (2.17%) HP UFT
11 11 (2.17%) JMeter
12 9 (1.78%) NetBeans
13 8 (1.58%) Log4j
14 4 (0.79%) MSBuild
14 4 (0.79%) Visual Studio
15 3 (0.59%) Selenium
15 3 (0.59%) Firebug
General
1 218 (43.00%) Finance
2 208 (41.03%) Banking
3 153 (30.18%) Retail
4 53 (10.45%) Telecoms
5 37 (7.30%) Retail Banking
6 13 (2.56%) International Banking
7 12 (2.37%) Private Banking
8 11 (2.17%) Back Office
9 6 (1.18%) Marketing
10 4 (0.79%) Advertising
11 3 (0.59%) Publishing
11 3 (0.59%) Legal
12 2 (0.39%) Front Office
13 1 (0.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 123 (24.26%) Developer
2 101 (19.92%) Consultant
3 93 (18.34%) Java Developer
4 88 (17.36%) Technical Specialist
5 57 (11.24%) Technical Consultant
6 53 (10.45%) Analyst
7 44 (8.68%) Architect
8 32 (6.31%) Senior Developer
9 30 (5.92%) Support Analyst
10 25 (4.93%) Implementation Consultant
10 25 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (4.73%) Java Consultant
11 24 (4.73%) E-Commerce Manager
12 22 (4.34%) WebSphere Specialist
13 21 (4.14%) Senior Java Developer
13 21 (4.14%) Administrator
14 18 (3.55%) Operations Support Analyst
14 18 (3.55%) Applications Support
14 18 (3.55%) Operations Analyst
15 17 (3.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (38.66%) WebSphere MQ
2 144 (28.40%) HTML
3 137 (27.02%) XML
4 134 (26.43%) Web Services
5 126 (24.85%) Spring
6 117 (23.08%) Java EE
7 106 (20.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 97 (19.13%) J2EE
9 89 (17.55%) Hibernate
10 86 (16.96%) CSS
11 78 (15.38%) JSP
12 73 (14.40%) Middleware
13 56 (11.05%) JMS
14 52 (10.26%) JDBC
15 50 (9.86%) Ajax
16 46 (9.07%) REST
17 45 (8.88%) SOAP
17 45 (8.88%) Struts
18 34 (6.71%) JSF
19 33 (6.51%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 96 (18.93%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (9.66%) Enterprise Software
3 40 (7.89%) Mainframe
4 34 (6.71%) Computer Science
5 28 (5.52%) DataPower
5 28 (5.52%) iPad
6 16 (3.16%) Credit Risk
7 15 (2.96%) Wiki
8 11 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.17%) User Experience
9 10 (1.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 10 (1.97%) Online Banking
10 9 (1.78%) PMI
10 9 (1.78%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.78%) Mobile Banking
11 8 (1.58%) Performance Metrics
11 8 (1.58%) Hybrid Cloud
11 8 (1.58%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.58%) Oracle Exalogic
12 7 (1.38%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 246 (48.52%) UNIX
2 210 (41.42%) Linux
3 144 (28.40%) Windows
4 96 (18.93%) Solaris
5 90 (17.75%) AIX
6 27 (5.33%) MVS
7 18 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (1.97%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (1.78%) HPUX
11 6 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 6 (1.18%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.99%) CentOS
12 5 (0.99%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.99%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.99%) zOS
12 5 (0.99%) SUSE
12 5 (0.99%) Debian
13 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (23.27%) SOA
2 99 (19.53%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (17.36%) SDLC
4 86 (16.96%) Coaching
5 78 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 70 (13.81%) Change Management
7 66 (13.02%) E-Commerce
8 61 (12.03%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (9.07%) Scrum
10 43 (8.48%) Software Delivery
11 42 (8.28%) UML
12 39 (7.69%) Content Management
13 38 (7.50%) Unit Testing
13 38 (7.50%) Project Management
14 35 (6.90%) Time Management
15 34 (6.71%) Software Engineering
16 31 (6.11%) MVC
16 31 (6.11%) ITIL
16 31 (6.11%) RUP
17 30 (5.92%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 341 (67.26%) Java
2 180 (35.50%) SQL
3 101 (19.92%) JavaScript
4 86 (16.96%) Perl
5 45 (8.88%) Bash Shell
6 36 (7.10%) JCL
6 36 (7.10%) Shell Script
7 27 (5.33%) COBOL
8 24 (4.73%) PL/SQL
9 23 (4.54%) Python
10 21 (4.14%) C
11 16 (3.16%) VB
11 16 (3.16%) XPath
12 14 (2.76%) PHP
13 12 (2.37%) Korn
14 11 (2.17%) Ruby
14 11 (2.17%) XQuery
15 10 (1.97%) REXX
16 9 (1.78%) C++
17 6 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 59 (11.64%) Degree
2 23 (4.54%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.16%) Sun Certification
4 13 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.97%) IBM Certification
5 10 (1.97%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.78%) PMI Certification
6 9 (1.78%) APMP
7 6 (1.18%) HND
8 3 (0.59%) OCPJWCD
8 3 (0.59%) OCPJP
8 3 (0.59%) OCMJD
8 3 (0.59%) CISSP
8 3 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (14.99%) QA
2 22 (4.34%) SLA
3 3 (0.59%) HL7
3 3 (0.59%) ISO 8583
4 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.96%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (1.78%) RACF
5 5 (0.99%) Xen
5 5 (0.99%) VMware Server
5 5 (0.99%) XenServer
5 5 (0.99%) vSphere
5 5 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.99%) KVM
5 5 (0.99%) pfSense
6 3 (0.59%) Squid
7 2 (0.39%) iptables
8 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 47 (9.27%) Tivoli
2 21 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (3.16%) Puppet
4 13 (2.56%) Data Guard
5 12 (2.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 10 (1.97%) TeamSite
7 9 (1.78%) CA Endevor
8 8 (1.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (1.58%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (1.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 4 (0.79%) Control-M
11 3 (0.59%) Nagios
12 2 (0.39%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.39%) Ansible
12 2 (0.39%) logstash
12 2 (0.39%) Kibana
12 2 (0.39%) Salt
12 2 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.39%) CA Wily
12 2 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 271 (53.45%) IBM
2 249 (49.11%) Oracle
3 38 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 27 (5.33%) VMware
5 26 (5.13%) hybris
6 25 (4.93%) ATG
7 24 (4.73%) Sun
7 24 (4.73%) Sybase
8 21 (4.14%) TIBCO
9 16 (3.16%) F5
10 15 (2.96%) Informatica
11 14 (2.76%) ESRI
12 12 (2.37%) HP
13 11 (2.17%) Red Hat
14 10 (1.97%) LogLogic
14 10 (1.97%) Adobe
15 9 (1.78%) Fujitsu
15 9 (1.78%) Demandware
15 9 (1.78%) New Relic
16 7 (1.38%) Endeca
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70K - 110K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70K - 110K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70K - 110K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70K - 110K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Car allowance total Package £103,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Salary: £49389 - £63682 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Newcastle, Sheffield, Blackpool,...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £31,000 - £42,000
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £50000 - £77000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago