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 9 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 549 592 509
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -83
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 372 289 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.51% 1.30% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 258 176 283
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24601 22156 23325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.04% 20.32% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20458 18817 20132
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 £39,246 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.92% +3.27%

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 9 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 9 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 +26 339 £47,500 -6.86% 30
London -42 116 £51,000 -15.00% 9
East of England +48 86 £65,000 +73.33% 3
Hertfordshire +29 79 £72,500 - 2
South East -2 66 £50,500 -0.98% 7
Watford -9 44 £52,500 - 1
City of London -9 38 £57,500 -11.53% 6
Surrey +31 27 £37,500 -
Scotland +1 24 £46,250 +7.55% 1
East Midlands +8 22 £43,750 -8.85% 1
North West -8 20 £41,500 -14.43% 4
Yorkshire -49 18 £31,500 -25.88% 3
Nottinghamshire +15 15 £45,000 -6.25%
Nottingham +11 15 £45,000 -6.25%
Edinburgh -6 14 £57,500 +41.10%
South West - 14 £45,000 - 3
Manchester -4 13 £45,000 +47.54% 2
Berkshire -8 12 £45,000 -25.00% 4
Milton Keynes +10 11 £45,000 +95.65% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 11 £45,000 +95.65% 1
South Yorkshire - 11 £31,500 -
Sheffield - 11 £31,500 -
Gloucestershire - 10 £45,000 - 2
West Midlands 0 7 £43,000 -28.33%
Glasgow -8 7 £43,000 -0.86%
Maidenhead - 7 £55,000 -
Coventry -2 6 £43,000 +22.85%
Cheshire -4 6 £37,500 -29.90% 1
Oxfordshire - 6 £68,750 -
Rickmansworth - 6 £84,250 -

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 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.

1 743 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 517 (69.58%) Java
3 347 (46.70%) SQL
4 340 (45.76%) IBM
5 291 (39.17%) J2EE
6 289 (38.90%) Oracle
7 266 (35.80%) Finance
8 262 (35.26%) DB2
9 255 (34.32%) XML
10 245 (32.97%) JavaScript
11 233 (31.36%) HTML
11 233 (31.36%) UNIX
12 210 (28.26%) Linux
13 199 (26.78%) JSP
14 185 (24.90%) Relational Database
15 173 (23.28%) CSS
15 173 (23.28%) JBoss
16 172 (23.15%) Web Services
17 165 (22.21%) Eclipse
18 160 (21.53%) WebLogic
19 153 (20.59%) Windows
20 149 (20.05%) Spring
21 146 (19.65%) Tomcat
22 145 (19.52%) Hibernate
23 133 (17.90%) Banking
24 130 (17.50%) Ajax
25 128 (17.23%) Middleware
26 126 (16.96%) AIX
26 126 (16.96%) Retail
27 125 (16.82%) E-Commerce

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 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
1 743 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 160 (21.53%) WebLogic
3 146 (19.65%) Tomcat
4 108 (14.54%) IIS
4 108 (14.54%) MQSeries
5 98 (13.19%) WebSphere Process Server
6 69 (9.29%) Apache
7 56 (7.54%) IBM HTTP Server
8 55 (7.40%) WebSphere Portal
9 33 (4.44%) FileNet
10 32 (4.31%) GlassFish
11 30 (4.04%) WebLogic Portal
12 25 (3.36%) WebLogic Integration
13 22 (2.96%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
14 21 (2.83%) IBM Notes
15 18 (2.42%) AquaLogic
15 18 (2.42%) AquaLogic Service Bus
16 12 (1.62%) Oracle Application Server
17 11 (1.48%) SharePoint
18 9 (1.21%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 64 (8.61%) MS Office
2 28 (3.77%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.40%) SPSS
3 3 (0.40%) MS Project
3 3 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (4.85%) Oracle BPM
2 28 (3.77%) Magento
3 18 (2.42%) AquaLogic BPM
4 13 (1.75%) Maximo
5 11 (1.48%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 11 (1.48%) IntelliMatch
6 7 (0.94%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.94%) SunGard AvantGard
7 6 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
7 6 (0.81%) Tridion
8 5 (0.67%) HiPortfolio
9 2 (0.27%) Kondor+
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.08%) SaaS
2 5 (0.67%) PaaS
2 5 (0.67%) IaaS
3 2 (0.27%) GitHub
4 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 106 (14.27%) HTTP
2 63 (8.48%) Internet
3 46 (6.19%) FTP
4 41 (5.52%) SSL
5 19 (2.56%) LDAP
5 19 (2.56%) TCP/IP
6 16 (2.15%) DNS
7 9 (1.21%) Intranet
7 9 (1.21%) HTTPS
8 8 (1.08%) Firewall
9 5 (0.67%) VPN
10 4 (0.54%) WAN
10 4 (0.54%) LAN
10 4 (0.54%) 2G
11 2 (0.27%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.27%) VoIP
11 2 (0.27%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.13%) SAN
12 1 (0.13%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (35.26%) DB2
2 185 (24.90%) Relational Database
3 117 (15.75%) SQL Server
4 79 (10.63%) RDBMS
5 74 (9.96%) Oracle Database
6 48 (6.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 45 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 35 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
9 32 (4.31%) Oracle Database 10g
10 31 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
11 30 (4.04%) MySQL
12 13 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (1.08%) Big Data
14 5 (0.67%) Oracle9i Database
15 4 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
16 3 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
16 3 (0.40%) Hyperion Smart View
16 3 (0.40%) Informix
17 2 (0.27%) Essbase
17 2 (0.27%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 165 (22.21%) Eclipse
2 54 (7.27%) Rational Application Developer
2 54 (7.27%) Ant
3 52 (7.00%) Subversion
4 47 (6.33%) JUnit
5 34 (4.58%) Maven
6 31 (4.17%) MyEclipse
7 18 (2.42%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 18 (2.42%) Jenkins
8 16 (2.15%) Git (software)
9 12 (1.62%) Cucumber
10 11 (1.48%) Log4j
11 10 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (1.08%) SoapUI
13 7 (0.94%) JMeter
14 6 (0.81%) ClearCase
15 5 (0.67%) ClearQuest
15 5 (0.67%) ERwin
15 5 (0.67%) Toad
16 4 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 266 (35.80%) Finance
2 133 (17.90%) Banking
3 126 (16.96%) Retail
4 52 (7.00%) Manufacturing
5 35 (4.71%) Front Office
6 33 (4.44%) Back Office
7 29 (3.90%) Music Industry
8 24 (3.23%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.88%) Legal
10 12 (1.62%) Advertising
11 7 (0.94%) Multimedia
12 6 (0.81%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.67%) Marketing
14 3 (0.40%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.27%) French Language
16 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.13%) German Language
16 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 216 (29.07%) Developer
2 165 (22.21%) Java Developer
3 125 (16.82%) Analyst
4 111 (14.94%) Architect
5 78 (10.50%) Support Analyst
6 77 (10.36%) Consultant
7 61 (8.21%) Senior Developer
8 52 (7.00%) Administrator
9 49 (6.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 47 (6.33%) Applications Support
11 43 (5.79%) Software Engineer
12 42 (5.65%) Operations Analyst
13 41 (5.52%) Senior Java Developer
14 38 (5.11%) Operations Support Analyst
15 37 (4.98%) WebSphere Administrator
16 36 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
17 35 (4.71%) Junior
18 31 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
19 30 (4.04%) Senior Architect
20 27 (3.63%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (39.17%) J2EE
2 255 (34.32%) XML
3 233 (31.36%) HTML
4 199 (26.78%) JSP
5 173 (23.28%) CSS
6 172 (23.15%) Web Services
7 149 (20.05%) Spring
8 145 (19.52%) Hibernate
9 130 (17.50%) Ajax
10 128 (17.23%) Middleware
11 123 (16.55%) Servlets
12 111 (14.94%) JDBC
13 105 (14.13%) Struts
14 98 (13.19%) JSF
15 97 (13.06%) JMS
16 89 (11.98%) Java EE
17 87 (11.71%) jQuery
18 79 (10.63%) WebSphere MQ
19 78 (10.50%) SOAP
20 66 (8.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 70 (9.42%) Open Source
2 39 (5.25%) DataPower
3 34 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
4 31 (4.17%) PKI
5 30 (4.04%) Computer Science
6 29 (3.90%) Mainframe
6 29 (3.90%) Clustering
7 26 (3.50%) iPad
8 25 (3.36%) Management Information System
9 24 (3.23%) SWIFT
10 17 (2.29%) Mobile App
11 13 (1.75%) Mobile Banking
11 13 (1.75%) HACMP
12 11 (1.48%) Kindle
13 9 (1.21%) Data Integration
14 8 (1.08%) Web 2.0
15 7 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
15 7 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 6 (0.81%) Data Conversion
17 5 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 233 (31.36%) UNIX
2 210 (28.26%) Linux
3 153 (20.59%) Windows
4 126 (16.96%) AIX
5 91 (12.25%) Solaris
6 49 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (2.42%) Windows XP
8 16 (2.15%) Windows 7
9 13 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (1.48%) HPUX
11 10 (1.35%) Windows CE
12 5 (0.67%) zOS
13 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.27%) SUSE
14 2 (0.27%) CentOS
14 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.27%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.13%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (16.82%) E-Commerce
2 82 (11.04%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (10.36%) OO
4 76 (10.23%) Software Engineering
5 73 (9.83%) RAD
6 72 (9.69%) Web Development
7 71 (9.56%) MVC
8 68 (9.15%) ITIL
9 63 (8.48%) Unit Testing
10 61 (8.21%) SOA
11 59 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
12 56 (7.54%) ERP
13 54 (7.27%) UML
14 47 (6.33%) Problem Management
15 41 (5.52%) Project Management
16 40 (5.38%) Migration
17 38 (5.11%) Change Management
18 35 (4.71%) TDD
19 32 (4.31%) Service Delivery
20 31 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 517 (69.58%) Java
2 347 (46.70%) SQL
3 245 (32.97%) JavaScript
4 74 (9.96%) Perl
5 50 (6.73%) PL/SQL
6 44 (5.92%) Bash Shell
7 41 (5.52%) Shell Script
8 22 (2.96%) PHP
9 21 (2.83%) Python
10 18 (2.42%) Jython
11 13 (1.75%) T-SQL
12 12 (1.62%) Korn
13 10 (1.35%) Groovy
14 9 (1.21%) C++
15 7 (0.94%) ActionScript 2.0
15 7 (0.94%) ActionScript
15 7 (0.94%) XPath
16 5 (0.67%) COBOL
17 4 (0.54%) C
17 4 (0.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 86 (11.57%) Degree
2 14 (1.88%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (1.08%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (0.67%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.40%) ISEB
6 3 (0.40%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.27%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.27%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (11.84%) QA
2 27 (3.63%) ISO 8583
3 22 (2.96%) ISO 9001
4 11 (1.48%) SLA
5 4 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 14 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
5 6 (0.81%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.67%) KVM
7 4 (0.54%) vSphere
8 3 (0.40%) UAG
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.27%) NFS
10 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.13%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 30 (4.04%) Tivoli
2 12 (1.62%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 8 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (0.94%) Puppet
4 7 (0.94%) Ansible
4 7 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.67%) Vagrant
6 4 (0.54%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 2 (0.27%) BMC Performance Manager
8 2 (0.27%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.27%) OpenView
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
8 2 (0.27%) OpenSSO
8 2 (0.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 340 (45.76%) IBM
2 289 (38.90%) Oracle
3 173 (23.28%) JBoss
4 108 (14.54%) Microsoft
5 58 (7.81%) TIBCO
6 55 (7.40%) Red Hat
7 39 (5.25%) ATG
8 28 (3.77%) hybris
9 27 (3.63%) Demandware
9 27 (3.63%) Lotus
9 27 (3.63%) VMware
10 24 (3.23%) Citrix
11 23 (3.10%) ILOG
12 18 (2.42%) Sun
13 17 (2.29%) SAP
14 16 (2.15%) Sybase
15 13 (1.75%) Veritas
16 11 (1.48%) Cisco
16 11 (1.48%) HP
16 11 (1.48%) Actimize
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