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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
UK
Rank 754 669 698
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +29
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 87 273 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.60% 1.41% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 72 221 189
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £35,500 £35,170
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £47,304 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.55% +5.12%

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
14568 19377 21313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.57% 18.98% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12174 16222 17896
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,425 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 25 February 2017 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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -72 72 £57,500 +15.00% 7
South East +44 32 £57,500 +15.00% 3
London +26 20 £57,500 -8.00% 3
Berkshire +61 16 £57,500 +4.54% 1
Hampshire +19 11 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Basingstoke +17 9 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Scotland +15 9 £50,500 +41.25% 1
Glasgow +21 7 £50,500 +41.25% 1
South West -11 7 £62,500 +31.85%
East of England -23 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Bristol -3 6 £63,750 -8.92%
Norfolk -9 5 £45,000 +16.12%
Norwich -13 5 £45,000 +16.12%
Milton Keynes -6 4 £35,500 -
Buckinghamshire -6 4 £35,500 -
City of London +14 3 £70,000 +7.69% 1
Bracknell +10 3 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Yorkshire +20 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Edinburgh +2 2 - -
Farnborough -14 2 £50,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -19 2 £47,500 -9.52%
North West -23 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Watford -31 2 £47,500 -9.52%
Manchester -37 2 £45,000 -10.00%
West Midlands +29 1 £42,500 -19.04% 1
Warwickshire +27 1 £42,500 -2.29% 1
Leeds +19 1 £57,500 -
West Yorkshire +14 1 £57,500 -
Sheffield +4 1 £32,500 -18.75%
South Yorkshire +3 1 £32,500 -18.75%

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 277 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 230 (83.03%) Java
3 162 (58.48%) SQL
4 161 (58.12%) Oracle
5 145 (52.35%) JBoss
6 137 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
7 122 (44.04%) Unix
8 116 (41.88%) Linux
9 115 (41.52%) WebLogic
10 103 (37.18%) Web Services
11 94 (33.94%) Windows
12 92 (33.21%) HTML
13 87 (31.41%) SQL Server
14 82 (29.60%) DB2
14 82 (29.60%) Finance
15 79 (28.52%) UML
15 79 (28.52%) SOA
16 77 (27.80%) XML
17 76 (27.44%) Continuous Integration
18 74 (26.71%) J2EE
19 73 (26.35%) IBM
20 69 (24.91%) Banking
21 67 (24.19%) Tomcat
22 65 (23.47%) Spring
23 64 (23.10%) Scrum
23 64 (23.10%) Java EE
24 58 (20.94%) Shell Script
25 57 (20.58%) Enterprise Software
26 56 (20.22%) Jenkins
26 56 (20.22%) Relational Database

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
1 277 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 145 (52.35%) JBoss
3 115 (41.52%) WebLogic
4 67 (24.19%) Tomcat
5 42 (15.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 34 (12.27%) OpenStack
7 22 (7.94%) Alfresco
8 20 (7.22%) NetWeaver
9 19 (6.86%) Apache Solr
9 19 (6.86%) Apache Spark
9 19 (6.86%) Elasticsearch
9 19 (6.86%) Jetty
10 16 (5.78%) Apache
11 15 (5.42%) CloudStack
12 13 (4.69%) IIS
13 11 (3.97%) GlassFish
13 11 (3.97%) IBM HTTP Server
14 9 (3.25%) SharePoint
15 7 (2.53%) WebSphere Process Server
16 4 (1.44%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 29 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.61%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (1.08%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.72%) Magento
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 42 (15.16%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.44%) GitHub
4 2 (0.72%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (0.72%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (0.72%) PaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (16.61%) TCP/IP
2 42 (15.16%) SSL
3 22 (7.94%) Firewall
3 22 (7.94%) HTTP
4 19 (6.86%) LDAP
5 15 (5.42%) FTP
6 11 (3.97%) HTTPS
7 5 (1.81%) SAN
8 3 (1.08%) Internet
8 3 (1.08%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.72%) DNS
9 2 (0.72%) PuTTY
9 2 (0.72%) SSH
10 1 (0.36%) Intranet
10 1 (0.36%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (31.41%) SQL Server
2 82 (29.60%) DB2
3 56 (20.22%) Relational Database
4 50 (18.05%) RDBMS
5 29 (10.47%) Oracle Database
6 22 (7.94%) MySQL
7 20 (7.22%) NoSQL
8 19 (6.86%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (6.86%) Big Data
8 19 (6.86%) Couchbase
8 19 (6.86%) Hadoop
8 19 (6.86%) MongoDB
8 19 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (6.86%) Redis
8 19 (6.86%) Riak
9 12 (4.33%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (3.25%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.81%) Informix
13 4 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 56 (20.22%) Jenkins
2 43 (15.52%) Rational Application Developer
3 42 (15.16%) Maven
4 27 (9.75%) Selenium
5 22 (7.94%) Artifactory
5 22 (7.94%) Git (software)
6 19 (6.86%) Subversion
7 17 (6.14%) Ant
8 16 (5.78%) TeamCity
9 14 (5.05%) PVCS
10 11 (3.97%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (2.89%) Gradle
11 8 (2.89%) JIRA
12 7 (2.53%) Eclipse
12 7 (2.53%) JUnit
13 6 (2.17%) Visual Studio
14 5 (1.81%) JMeter
15 4 (1.44%) JBehave
15 4 (1.44%) SonarQube
16 2 (0.72%) SoapUI
General
1 82 (29.60%) Finance
2 69 (24.91%) Banking
3 33 (11.91%) Retail
4 31 (11.19%) Telecoms
5 22 (7.94%) Retail Banking
6 9 (3.25%) International Banking
7 6 (2.17%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.81%) Advertising
8 5 (1.81%) Back Office
8 5 (1.81%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 121 (43.68%) Developer
2 102 (36.82%) Java Developer
3 60 (21.66%) Consultant
3 60 (21.66%) Senior Developer
4 55 (19.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 42 (15.16%) Technical Consultant
6 39 (14.08%) Designer
7 36 (13.00%) Java Consultant
8 22 (7.94%) SOA Consultant
8 22 (7.94%) SOA Technical Consultant
9 20 (7.22%) Open Source Developer
10 18 (6.50%) Software Consultant
11 17 (6.14%) Implementation Consultant
11 17 (6.14%) Technical Implementation Consultant
12 16 (5.78%) DevOps Engineer
13 15 (5.42%) Senior Designer
14 14 (5.05%) Middleware Specialist
15 10 (3.61%) Software Implementation Consultant
15 10 (3.61%) WebSphere Consultant
16 8 (2.89%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (37.18%) Web Services
2 92 (33.21%) HTML
3 77 (27.80%) XML
4 74 (26.71%) J2EE
5 65 (23.47%) Spring
6 64 (23.10%) Java EE
7 54 (19.49%) Middleware
8 50 (18.05%) CSS
8 50 (18.05%) Hibernate
9 43 (15.52%) JMS
10 42 (15.16%) AngularJS
10 42 (15.16%) WebSphere MQ
11 39 (14.08%) .NET
11 39 (14.08%) Ajax
12 37 (13.36%) JSP
13 36 (13.00%) JDBC
14 35 (12.64%) JSF
15 27 (9.75%) jQuery
15 27 (9.75%) JSON
15 27 (9.75%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (20.58%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (9.39%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.78%) DataPower
4 9 (3.25%) Algorithms
4 9 (3.25%) Credit Risk
5 5 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.81%) User Experience
6 4 (1.44%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.36%) iPad
8 1 (0.36%) iSeries
8 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.36%) PKI
8 1 (0.36%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 122 (44.04%) Unix
2 116 (41.88%) Linux
3 94 (33.94%) Windows
4 26 (9.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (7.22%) AIX
6 19 (6.86%) Solaris
7 16 (5.78%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.81%) zOS
9 2 (0.72%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.72%) OS/390
10 1 (0.36%) CentOS
10 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (49.46%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (28.52%) SOA
2 79 (28.52%) UML
3 76 (27.44%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (23.10%) Scrum
5 42 (15.16%) Configuration Management
6 39 (14.08%) Mentoring
7 38 (13.72%) RAD
8 34 (12.27%) DSDM
8 34 (12.27%) RUP
9 31 (11.19%) BDD
9 31 (11.19%) OO
9 31 (11.19%) TDD
10 30 (10.83%) DevOps
10 30 (10.83%) Unit Testing
10 30 (10.83%) Web Development
11 28 (10.11%) High Availability
11 28 (10.11%) Open Source
12 27 (9.75%) ITIL
13 26 (9.39%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 230 (83.03%) Java
2 162 (58.48%) SQL
3 58 (20.94%) Shell Script
4 55 (19.86%) JavaScript
5 50 (18.05%) PL/SQL
6 42 (15.16%) Python
7 33 (11.91%) Bash Shell
8 30 (10.83%) Perl
9 21 (7.58%) PHP
10 16 (5.78%) C
10 16 (5.78%) C#
11 15 (5.42%) Go
11 15 (5.42%) Ruby
12 14 (5.05%) PowerShell
12 14 (5.05%) XPath
13 11 (3.97%) BeanShell
13 11 (3.97%) COBOL
14 10 (3.61%) Jython
15 9 (3.25%) Korn
16 3 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (14.80%) Degree
2 28 (10.11%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.25%) ISEB
4 6 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.50%) QA
2 14 (5.05%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (6.50%) vSphere
2 15 (5.42%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.42%) Xen
2 15 (5.42%) XenServer
3 13 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.08%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.72%) Docker
5 2 (0.72%) iptables
5 2 (0.72%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.36%) Samba
6 1 (0.36%) Squid
6 1 (0.36%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.36%) vCloud
6 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 39 (14.08%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (13.36%) Puppet
3 36 (13.00%) Ansible
4 34 (12.27%) Salt
4 34 (12.27%) Tivoli
5 19 (6.86%) Kibana
5 19 (6.86%) logstash
6 15 (5.42%) Cobbler
6 15 (5.42%) Terraform
7 9 (3.25%) CA Single Sign-On
8 7 (2.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 5 (1.81%) Control-M
10 2 (0.72%) RSA Archer
11 1 (0.36%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.36%) CA Wily
11 1 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.36%) IBM BigFix
11 1 (0.36%) Mesos
11 1 (0.36%) QRadar
Vendors
1 161 (58.12%) Oracle
2 73 (26.35%) IBM
3 50 (18.05%) Microsoft
4 26 (9.39%) Red Hat
5 23 (8.30%) SAP
6 15 (5.42%) EnterpriseDB
6 15 (5.42%) VMware
7 14 (5.05%) Sybase
8 12 (4.33%) CA
9 6 (2.17%) BT
10 5 (1.81%) Sun
10 5 (1.81%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.44%) Ab Initio
11 4 (1.44%) hybris
11 4 (1.44%) Siebel
11 4 (1.44%) Terracotta
12 3 (1.08%) BEA
12 3 (1.08%) FatWire
13 2 (0.72%) Citrix
13 2 (0.72%) HP
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