The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 572 631 501
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -130
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 350 263 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.24% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.42% 1.20% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 231 180 287
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24684 21888 24116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.11% 20.13% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20355 18447 20685
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 30 July 2014 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 30 July 2014. 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 +32 316 £47,250 -5.50% 24
London -39 96 £47,000 -21.66% 10
East of England +32 84 £65,000 +52.94% 2
Hertfordshire +29 77 £65,000 +23.80% 1
South East -4 62 £51,000 - 2
Watford -11 43 £52,500 - 1
City of London -2 27 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Surrey +19 24 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands +12 24 £45,000 +28.57% 3
South West +8 23 £41,500 -17.00%
Scotland +10 22 £43,000 - 1
North West -2 22 £41,500 -9.78% 3
Yorkshire -42 17 £31,500 -21.73%
Gloucestershire - 17 £41,500 -
Nottinghamshire +14 16 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Nottingham +4 16 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Berkshire -4 16 £45,000 -16.66% 1
Edinburgh -10 11 £47,500 +16.56%
Manchester -4 10 £45,000 +47.54% 1
Cheshire -8 10 £37,500 -29.90%
Sheffield -4 8 £31,500 -10.00%
Glasgow -8 8 £43,000 -30.08%
South Yorkshire -9 8 £31,500 -10.00%
Milton Keynes -4 7 £47,500 +106.52%
Buckinghamshire -8 7 £47,500 +106.52%
Leicestershire +3 6 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Reading -4 6 £66,250 +10.41% 1
West Yorkshire -65 6 £50,000 +23.45%
Northern Ireland - 6 - -
Oxfordshire - 6 £68,750 -

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 694 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 484 (69.74%) Java
3 332 (47.84%) SQL
4 328 (47.26%) IBM
5 274 (39.48%) Oracle
6 252 (36.31%) DB2
6 252 (36.31%) J2EE
7 246 (35.45%) XML
8 244 (35.16%) Finance
9 225 (32.42%) JavaScript
10 218 (31.41%) HTML
11 217 (31.27%) UNIX
12 191 (27.52%) Linux
13 173 (24.93%) JSP
14 172 (24.78%) Relational Database
15 163 (23.49%) CSS
16 161 (23.20%) Web Services
17 160 (23.05%) JBoss
18 159 (22.91%) Eclipse
19 149 (21.47%) Tomcat
20 148 (21.33%) WebLogic
21 143 (20.61%) Windows
22 142 (20.46%) Spring
23 133 (19.16%) Hibernate
24 128 (18.44%) Banking
25 120 (17.29%) Ajax
26 114 (16.43%) Servlets
27 113 (16.28%) SQL Server
27 113 (16.28%) E-Commerce
28 111 (15.99%) Retail

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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
1 694 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 149 (21.47%) Tomcat
3 148 (21.33%) WebLogic
4 106 (15.27%) IIS
5 100 (14.41%) MQSeries
6 72 (10.37%) WebSphere Process Server
7 70 (10.09%) Apache
8 61 (8.79%) IBM HTTP Server
9 49 (7.06%) WebSphere Portal
10 32 (4.61%) FileNet
11 30 (4.32%) GlassFish
12 25 (3.60%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
13 22 (3.17%) WebLogic Portal
14 21 (3.03%) IBM Notes
15 16 (2.31%) WebLogic Integration
16 15 (2.16%) AquaLogic Service Bus
16 15 (2.16%) AquaLogic
17 13 (1.87%) OpenEdge
18 11 (1.59%) SharePoint
19 10 (1.44%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 60 (8.65%) MS Office
2 26 (3.75%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.72%) SPSS
4 4 (0.58%) MS Project
4 4 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 28 (4.03%) Magento
1 28 (4.03%) Oracle BPM
2 15 (2.16%) AquaLogic BPM
3 13 (1.87%) Maximo
4 10 (1.44%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 10 (1.44%) IntelliMatch
5 7 (1.01%) Oracle Receivables
5 7 (1.01%) SunGard AvantGard
6 6 (0.86%) Tridion
6 6 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.72%) HiPortfolio
8 2 (0.29%) Kondor+
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.72%) SaaS
2 3 (0.43%) PaaS
2 3 (0.43%) IaaS
3 2 (0.29%) GitHub
4 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 101 (14.55%) HTTP
2 50 (7.20%) Internet
3 42 (6.05%) FTP
4 38 (5.48%) SSL
5 16 (2.31%) DNS
6 15 (2.16%) TCP/IP
7 12 (1.73%) LDAP
8 9 (1.30%) HTTPS
9 7 (1.01%) Firewall
10 5 (0.72%) Intranet
11 4 (0.58%) WAN
11 4 (0.58%) ATM
11 4 (0.58%) LAN
11 4 (0.58%) 2G
12 3 (0.43%) VPN
13 2 (0.29%) VoIP
13 2 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
13 2 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
14 1 (0.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (36.31%) DB2
2 172 (24.78%) Relational Database
3 113 (16.28%) SQL Server
4 75 (10.81%) RDBMS
5 64 (9.22%) Oracle Database
6 43 (6.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 41 (5.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 33 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
8 33 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
9 28 (4.03%) Oracle Database 10g
9 28 (4.03%) MySQL
10 13 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (1.44%) Big Data
12 4 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.43%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (0.43%) Informix
14 2 (0.29%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.29%) MS Access
14 2 (0.29%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 159 (22.91%) Eclipse
2 58 (8.36%) Subversion
3 55 (7.93%) Ant
4 48 (6.92%) Rational Application Developer
5 46 (6.63%) JUnit
6 36 (5.19%) Maven
7 25 (3.60%) MyEclipse
8 24 (3.46%) Jenkins
9 18 (2.59%) Git (software)
10 17 (2.45%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 16 (2.31%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.59%) Log4j
13 10 (1.44%) JMeter
14 9 (1.30%) SoapUI
15 7 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
16 5 (0.72%) JBehave
16 5 (0.72%) Hudson
16 5 (0.72%) Selenium
16 5 (0.72%) Toad
16 5 (0.72%) ERwin
General
1 244 (35.16%) Finance
2 128 (18.44%) Banking
3 111 (15.99%) Retail
4 47 (6.77%) Manufacturing
5 37 (5.33%) Front Office
6 36 (5.19%) Back Office
7 31 (4.47%) Music Industry
8 24 (3.46%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.87%) Legal
10 8 (1.15%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.15%) Advertising
11 6 (0.86%) Marketing
12 3 (0.43%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.29%) French Language
14 1 (0.14%) Automotive
14 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 215 (30.98%) Developer
2 160 (23.05%) Java Developer
3 113 (16.28%) Analyst
4 102 (14.70%) Architect
5 71 (10.23%) Consultant
6 69 (9.94%) Support Analyst
7 62 (8.93%) Senior Developer
8 52 (7.49%) Administrator
9 50 (7.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 47 (6.77%) Applications Support
11 42 (6.05%) Senior Java Developer
12 38 (5.48%) Software Engineer
13 36 (5.19%) Operations Analyst
14 34 (4.90%) Operations Support Analyst
15 32 (4.61%) Junior
16 30 (4.32%) WebSphere Administrator
17 29 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
18 28 (4.03%) Senior Architect
19 26 (3.75%) Technical Specialist
20 25 (3.60%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (36.31%) J2EE
2 246 (35.45%) XML
3 218 (31.41%) HTML
4 173 (24.93%) JSP
5 163 (23.49%) CSS
6 161 (23.20%) Web Services
7 142 (20.46%) Spring
8 133 (19.16%) Hibernate
9 120 (17.29%) Ajax
10 114 (16.43%) Servlets
11 110 (15.85%) Middleware
12 107 (15.42%) JDBC
13 93 (13.40%) JMS
14 85 (12.25%) JSF
15 82 (11.82%) Java EE
16 81 (11.67%) Struts
17 75 (10.81%) SOAP
18 74 (10.66%) jQuery
19 68 (9.80%) WebSphere MQ
20 58 (8.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 63 (9.08%) Open Source
2 30 (4.32%) PKI
2 30 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (4.18%) Computer Science
4 28 (4.03%) DataPower
5 27 (3.89%) iPad
6 23 (3.31%) Mainframe
7 22 (3.17%) SWIFT
8 21 (3.03%) Management Information System
8 21 (3.03%) Clustering
9 13 (1.87%) Mobile Banking
10 11 (1.59%) Kindle
11 10 (1.44%) HACMP
12 9 (1.30%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (1.15%) Web 2.0
13 8 (1.15%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.86%) Data Conversion
15 4 (0.58%) Blackberry
15 4 (0.58%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 217 (31.27%) UNIX
2 191 (27.52%) Linux
3 143 (20.61%) Windows
4 106 (15.27%) AIX
5 84 (12.10%) Solaris
6 41 (5.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (2.31%) Windows 7
8 15 (2.16%) Windows XP
9 13 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.59%) HPUX
11 7 (1.01%) Windows CE
12 5 (0.72%) zOS
13 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.43%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.29%) CentOS
15 2 (0.29%) SUSE
15 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (16.28%) E-Commerce
2 70 (10.09%) ITIL
2 70 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (9.94%) Software Engineering
4 68 (9.80%) OO
5 65 (9.37%) Web Development
6 64 (9.22%) RAD
7 62 (8.93%) Unit Testing
8 59 (8.50%) MVC
9 53 (7.64%) ERP
9 53 (7.64%) SOA
10 51 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
11 48 (6.92%) UML
12 45 (6.48%) Problem Management
13 40 (5.76%) Change Management
14 39 (5.62%) Project Management
15 38 (5.48%) Migration
16 34 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
17 32 (4.61%) Scrum
18 30 (4.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 484 (69.74%) Java
2 332 (47.84%) SQL
3 225 (32.42%) JavaScript
4 66 (9.51%) Perl
5 49 (7.06%) Shell Script
6 43 (6.20%) PL/SQL
7 38 (5.48%) Bash Shell
8 20 (2.88%) Python
9 19 (2.74%) PHP
10 17 (2.45%) Jython
11 16 (2.31%) Korn
12 13 (1.87%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.59%) Groovy
13 11 (1.59%) C++
14 10 (1.44%) C#
15 7 (1.01%) XPath
16 5 (0.72%) ActionScript 2.0
16 5 (0.72%) C
16 5 (0.72%) ActionScript
17 3 (0.43%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 81 (11.67%) Degree
2 14 (2.02%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (1.15%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.58%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.58%) ISEB
5 3 (0.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.29%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.14%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (12.82%) QA
2 27 (3.89%) ISO 8583
3 22 (3.17%) ISO 9001
4 12 (1.73%) SLA
5 4 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (4.47%) Active Directory
2 19 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.45%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (2.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 10 (1.44%) GPFS
6 6 (0.86%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.72%) KVM
8 4 (0.58%) vSphere
9 3 (0.43%) UAG
10 2 (0.29%) NFS
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.14%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 32 (4.61%) Tivoli
2 11 (1.59%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 10 (1.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.01%) Puppet
4 7 (1.01%) Ansible
5 5 (0.72%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.43%) BMC Performance Manager
8 2 (0.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.29%) OpenView
8 2 (0.29%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.29%) Data Guard
8 2 (0.29%) OpenSSO
9 1 (0.14%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 328 (47.26%) IBM
2 274 (39.48%) Oracle
3 160 (23.05%) JBoss
4 100 (14.41%) Microsoft
5 56 (8.07%) TIBCO
6 48 (6.92%) Red Hat
7 39 (5.62%) ATG
8 28 (4.03%) Demandware
8 28 (4.03%) hybris
9 25 (3.60%) VMware
10 24 (3.46%) Lotus
11 23 (3.31%) ILOG
12 19 (2.74%) Citrix
13 18 (2.59%) SAP
14 15 (2.16%) Sun
15 13 (1.87%) Sybase
16 12 (1.73%) HP
17 11 (1.59%) Actimize
18 10 (1.44%) Veritas
18 10 (1.44%) Cognos
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Maximum £50,000 plus discretionary b
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: competitive salary + flexible benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
The People Network
Salary: £1 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Blackburn
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago