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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 609 619 472
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -147
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 292 258 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.24% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.23% 1.21% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 170 176 309
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.09%

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
23731 21397 24313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.80% 20.13% 20.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19329 18155 20815
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -6 250 £45,000 -10.00% 17
London -8 83 £47,000 -18.26% 6
East of England -11 60 £77,500 +82.35% 2
Hertfordshire -4 49 £78,750 +50.00%
South East -25 49 £45,000 -10.89% 4
Scotland -1 29 £43,000 +2.38% 4
Watford -18 27 £82,500 +57.14%
East Midlands +2 22 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Berkshire +3 20 £45,000 -10.00%
City of London -4 18 £50,000 -16.66%
North West -24 17 £45,000 +3.44% 3
Yorkshire -50 17 £50,000 +23.45% 1
South West -7 16 £40,000 -20.00%
Nottinghamshire +14 13 £43,750 - 1
Surrey +7 13 £47,500 -36.66% 2
Nottingham +6 13 £43,750 - 1
Glasgow -6 13 £43,000 -25.21% 1
Gloucestershire - 12 £40,000 -
Bracknell +5 11 £45,000 -10.00%
Cheshire -13 9 £37,500 -29.90% 1
County Antrim - 9 - -
Belfast - 9 - -
Northern Ireland - 9 - -
Oxfordshire - 8 £52,500 -
Reading -3 7 £66,250 +10.41%
Edinburgh -13 7 £21,500 -46.25% 3
Manchester -21 7 £45,000 +47.54% 2
Leeds -47 7 £50,000 +24.22%
West Yorkshire -50 7 £50,000 +23.45%
North Yorkshire - 7 £37,500 - 1

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 665 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 489 (73.53%) Java
3 337 (50.68%) SQL
3 337 (50.68%) IBM
4 305 (45.86%) Oracle
5 244 (36.69%) XML
5 244 (36.69%) Finance
6 242 (36.39%) DB2
7 222 (33.38%) J2EE
8 217 (32.63%) HTML
9 211 (31.73%) UNIX
10 207 (31.13%) JavaScript
11 194 (29.17%) Linux
12 171 (25.71%) Tomcat
13 169 (25.41%) JSP
14 155 (23.31%) CSS
15 151 (22.71%) Relational Database
16 144 (21.65%) Spring
17 143 (21.50%) Web Services
18 139 (20.90%) JBoss
19 136 (20.45%) Eclipse
20 135 (20.30%) WebLogic
21 134 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
22 129 (19.40%) Windows
23 126 (18.95%) Hibernate
24 124 (18.65%) E-Commerce
25 121 (18.20%) Banking
26 116 (17.44%) JDBC
27 111 (16.69%) Retail
28 107 (16.09%) Servlets

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 665 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 171 (25.71%) Tomcat
3 135 (20.30%) WebLogic
4 105 (15.79%) IIS
5 96 (14.44%) MQSeries
6 79 (11.88%) IBM HTTP Server
7 77 (11.58%) Apache
8 48 (7.22%) WebSphere Process Server
9 38 (5.71%) GlassFish
10 33 (4.96%) FileNet
11 32 (4.81%) WebSphere Portal
12 23 (3.46%) SharePoint
13 22 (3.31%) WebLogic Portal
13 22 (3.31%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
14 18 (2.71%) WebLogic Integration
14 18 (2.71%) AquaLogic
14 18 (2.71%) AquaLogic Service Bus
15 16 (2.41%) OpenEdge
16 13 (1.95%) IBM Notes
17 11 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 50 (7.52%) MS Office
2 29 (4.36%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.20%) SPSS
4 4 (0.60%) MS Project
4 4 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (4.36%) Oracle BPM
2 24 (3.61%) Magento
3 18 (2.71%) AquaLogic BPM
4 16 (2.41%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
4 16 (2.41%) IntelliMatch
5 7 (1.05%) FileNet Content Manager
5 7 (1.05%) HiPortfolio
6 6 (0.90%) Tridion
7 5 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.60%) SunGard AvantGard
8 4 (0.60%) Kondor+
8 4 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.30%) Maximo
10 1 (0.15%) Summit
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.30%) IBM SmartCloud
1 2 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 104 (15.64%) HTTP
2 49 (7.37%) FTP
3 46 (6.92%) Internet
4 29 (4.36%) SSL
5 17 (2.56%) DNS
5 17 (2.56%) TCP/IP
6 14 (2.11%) Intranet
7 10 (1.50%) LDAP
8 8 (1.20%) HTTPS
9 7 (1.05%) Firewall
10 5 (0.75%) ATM
11 4 (0.60%) LAN
11 4 (0.60%) WAN
12 3 (0.45%) SAN
13 2 (0.30%) VoIP
13 2 (0.30%) DMZ
13 2 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
13 2 (0.30%) 2G
13 2 (0.30%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (36.39%) DB2
2 151 (22.71%) Relational Database
3 100 (15.04%) SQL Server
4 64 (9.62%) RDBMS
5 61 (9.17%) Oracle Database
6 35 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 29 (4.36%) MySQL
7 29 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 18 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (2.26%) Oracle Database 10g
11 13 (1.95%) Big Data
12 5 (0.75%) InterSystems Cache
13 4 (0.60%) Hyperion Smart View
14 3 (0.45%) Informix
15 2 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
15 2 (0.30%) OLAP
15 2 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
15 2 (0.30%) OLTP
15 2 (0.30%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 136 (20.45%) Eclipse
2 67 (10.08%) Subversion
3 57 (8.57%) Ant
4 50 (7.52%) JUnit
5 41 (6.17%) Rational Application Developer
6 36 (5.41%) Maven
7 35 (5.26%) Git (software)
8 32 (4.81%) Jenkins
9 25 (3.76%) Cucumber
10 21 (3.16%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 15 (2.26%) MyEclipse
12 13 (1.95%) JMeter
13 12 (1.80%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (1.65%) Log4j
15 9 (1.35%) SoapUI
15 9 (1.35%) Selenium
16 8 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 8 (1.20%) Toad
16 8 (1.20%) Hudson
16 8 (1.20%) JBehave
General
1 244 (36.69%) Finance
2 121 (18.20%) Banking
3 111 (16.69%) Retail
4 49 (7.37%) Manufacturing
5 36 (5.41%) Front Office
5 36 (5.41%) Back Office
6 30 (4.51%) Music Industry
7 20 (3.01%) Telecoms
8 19 (2.86%) Legal
9 13 (1.95%) Marketing
10 8 (1.20%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.20%) Advertising
11 3 (0.45%) French Language
11 3 (0.45%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) German Language
12 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 228 (34.29%) Developer
2 162 (24.36%) Java Developer
3 109 (16.39%) Analyst
4 97 (14.59%) Architect
5 70 (10.53%) Support Analyst
6 60 (9.02%) Consultant
7 56 (8.42%) Senior Developer
8 49 (7.37%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 45 (6.77%) Applications Support
10 41 (6.17%) Senior Java Developer
10 41 (6.17%) Administrator
10 41 (6.17%) Software Engineer
11 35 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
11 35 (5.26%) Operations Support Analyst
12 33 (4.96%) Junior
13 29 (4.36%) Senior Architect
14 27 (4.06%) Solutions Architect
15 23 (3.46%) Support Specialist
16 22 (3.31%) Lead Developer
17 21 (3.16%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (36.69%) XML
2 222 (33.38%) J2EE
3 217 (32.63%) HTML
4 169 (25.41%) JSP
5 155 (23.31%) CSS
6 144 (21.65%) Spring
7 143 (21.50%) Web Services
8 126 (18.95%) Hibernate
9 116 (17.44%) JDBC
10 107 (16.09%) Servlets
11 99 (14.89%) JMS
11 99 (14.89%) Middleware
12 98 (14.74%) Ajax
13 78 (11.73%) Java EE
14 76 (11.43%) Struts
15 73 (10.98%) WebSphere MQ
16 68 (10.23%) SOAP
17 62 (9.32%) JSF
18 61 (9.17%) jQuery
19 54 (8.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 74 (11.13%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (8.72%) Open Source
3 39 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (4.21%) Computer Science
5 27 (4.06%) SWIFT
5 27 (4.06%) PKI
6 26 (3.91%) Management Information System
7 24 (3.61%) iPad
8 14 (2.11%) Mainframe
8 14 (2.11%) DataPower
9 11 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.50%) Kindle
11 9 (1.35%) Mobile Banking
11 9 (1.35%) Clustering
12 8 (1.20%) Web 2.0
12 8 (1.20%) Mobile App
12 8 (1.20%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.75%) Data Conversion
14 4 (0.60%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.60%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 211 (31.73%) UNIX
2 194 (29.17%) Linux
3 129 (19.40%) Windows
4 95 (14.29%) AIX
5 88 (13.23%) Solaris
6 26 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.35%) HPUX
9 8 (1.20%) Windows CE
10 5 (0.75%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.60%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.60%) zOS
11 4 (0.60%) SUSE
11 4 (0.60%) CentOS
11 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.45%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.30%) Android
13 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (20.15%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (18.65%) E-Commerce
3 76 (11.43%) ITIL
4 75 (11.28%) Software Engineering
5 65 (9.77%) Web Development
5 65 (9.77%) MVC
6 62 (9.32%) OO
7 59 (8.87%) RAD
8 55 (8.27%) Mentoring
9 52 (7.82%) Unit Testing
9 52 (7.82%) UML
10 50 (7.52%) ERP
10 50 (7.52%) SOA
11 45 (6.77%) Coaching
12 43 (6.47%) Problem Management
13 40 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
14 38 (5.71%) TDD
14 38 (5.71%) Change Management
15 37 (5.56%) Migration
16 32 (4.81%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 489 (73.53%) Java
2 337 (50.68%) SQL
3 207 (31.13%) JavaScript
4 83 (12.48%) Perl
5 58 (8.72%) Shell Script
6 51 (7.67%) Bash Shell
7 41 (6.17%) PL/SQL
8 22 (3.31%) Python
9 17 (2.56%) Groovy
9 17 (2.56%) C++
10 15 (2.26%) Korn
10 15 (2.26%) Jython
11 14 (2.11%) C#
12 12 (1.80%) PHP
13 10 (1.50%) XPath
14 9 (1.35%) C
14 9 (1.35%) VBScript
14 9 (1.35%) VB
15 8 (1.20%) ActionScript
15 8 (1.20%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 80 (12.03%) Degree
2 16 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.35%) DV Cleared
4 8 (1.20%) IBM Certification
5 7 (1.05%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.60%) ISEB
7 4 (0.60%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (10.68%) QA
2 25 (3.76%) ISO 8583
3 20 (3.01%) ISO 9001
4 13 (1.95%) SLA
5 4 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (4.21%) Active Directory
2 21 (3.16%) Oracle RAC
3 19 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 7 (1.05%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.75%) KVM
7 4 (0.60%) vSphere
8 3 (0.45%) GPFS
9 2 (0.30%) NFS
10 1 (0.15%) UAG
10 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.15%) RHEV
10 1 (0.15%) RACF
Systems Management
1 25 (3.76%) Tivoli
2 14 (2.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.05%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 6 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.90%) Ansible
4 6 (0.90%) Puppet
5 4 (0.60%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.45%) OpenSSO
6 3 (0.45%) BMC Performance Manager
7 2 (0.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.30%) Nagios
7 2 (0.30%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.30%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.15%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.15%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.15%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (0.15%) Control-M
Vendors
1 337 (50.68%) IBM
2 305 (45.86%) Oracle
3 139 (20.90%) JBoss
4 80 (12.03%) Microsoft
5 57 (8.57%) TIBCO
6 36 (5.41%) Red Hat
7 32 (4.81%) ATG
8 30 (4.51%) hybris
9 27 (4.06%) Sun
10 24 (3.61%) VMware
10 24 (3.61%) Demandware
11 23 (3.46%) Sybase
12 19 (2.86%) Lotus
13 17 (2.56%) HP
14 16 (2.41%) Brady
15 13 (1.95%) Citrix
15 13 (1.95%) SAP
15 13 (1.95%) Cognos
16 11 (1.65%) Actimize
17 10 (1.50%) ILOG
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £30000 - £51000 per annum + Pension
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Manchester, Lancashire
beITrecruitment Limited
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Very good benefits package
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
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Croydon, Surrey
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Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum Pension, 25 Days Holiday + more
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London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Maximum £50,000 plus discretionary b
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Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Tonbridge
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Bedford
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Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + excellent package
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Nottingham
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Negotiable
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