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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 692 655 613
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -42
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 262 293 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.25% 1.30% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 212 212 218
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +4.65%

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
20924 22597 22331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.66% 21.20% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17661 19180 18279
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 February 2016 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 February 2016. 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 -10 230 £50,000 -1.96% 21
London -27 77 £62,500 - 7
South East +23 51 £47,500 +5.55% 4
East of England -20 44 £42,500 -19.04% 1
City of London +69 38 £65,000 +4.00%
Milton Keynes +21 27 £35,500 -36.32%
Buckinghamshire +19 27 £35,500 -36.32%
Watford +1 26 £52,500 +16.66%
Hertfordshire -23 26 £52,500 -19.23%
Scotland +11 22 £38,000 -24.00%
South West 0 21 £47,304 +18.26% 2
Hampshire +19 17 £50,000 +42.16% 1
Suffolk -1 17 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Ipswich -9 17 £37,500 -6.25% 1
North West +32 16 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Manchester +26 16 £50,000 +33.33%
Glasgow -3 16 £38,250 -
Farnborough - 15 £50,000 -
Wiltshire +12 14 £47,304 -0.41% 2
Yorkshire +14 13 £40,000 +17.64% 5
Swindon +8 9 £47,304 -0.41% 2
South Yorkshire +9 8 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Sheffield +7 8 £40,000 +17.64% 1
West Midlands -5 8 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Edinburgh +3 6 £38,000 -24.00%
West Yorkshire +7 5 £57,500 +64.28% 4
Bristol +6 5 £70,000 +86.66%
Leeds +2 5 £57,500 +64.28% 3
Birmingham -3 5 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Surrey - 4 £52,500 -

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 522 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 364 (69.73%) Java
3 262 (50.19%) Oracle
4 238 (45.59%) IBM
5 214 (41.00%) Finance
6 193 (36.97%) Unix
7 179 (34.29%) Spring
8 173 (33.14%) SQL
9 170 (32.57%) WebSphere MQ
10 164 (31.42%) Banking
11 153 (29.31%) HTML
12 151 (28.93%) Web Services
13 149 (28.54%) JBoss
14 142 (27.20%) Linux
15 139 (26.63%) Tomcat
15 139 (26.63%) J2EE
16 128 (24.52%) Hibernate
17 127 (24.33%) Java EE
18 122 (23.37%) JavaScript
19 118 (22.61%) CSS
20 116 (22.22%) JSP
21 111 (21.26%) Eclipse
22 110 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
23 103 (19.73%) Unit Testing
24 102 (19.54%) DB2
24 102 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
25 97 (18.58%) WebLogic
25 97 (18.58%) XML
26 96 (18.39%) OO
27 95 (18.20%) SOA

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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
1 522 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 149 (28.54%) JBoss
3 139 (26.63%) Tomcat
4 97 (18.58%) WebLogic
5 50 (9.58%) Apache
6 26 (4.98%) Apache ServiceMix
7 23 (4.41%) WebSphere Process Server
8 22 (4.21%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 21 (4.02%) Oracle Application Server
10 18 (3.45%) OpenStack
11 17 (3.26%) IBM HTTP Server
12 15 (2.87%) Apache Solr
13 14 (2.68%) Jetty
13 14 (2.68%) MQSeries
14 13 (2.49%) Apache Pig
14 13 (2.49%) IIS
15 11 (2.11%) Apache Spark
15 11 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
15 11 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 10 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (5.75%) MS Office
2 24 (4.60%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.34%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (1.15%) AquaLogic BPM
2 6 (1.15%) Maximo
3 4 (0.77%) Magento
3 4 (0.77%) Oracle Cash Management
3 4 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.77%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.77%) SAP hybris
4 2 (0.38%) Algo Collateral
4 2 (0.38%) EQXanite
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.19%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.49%) SaaS
3 11 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.77%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.57%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (0.57%) CloudBees
5 3 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (0.38%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.05%) HTTP
2 30 (5.75%) SSL
2 30 (5.75%) TCP/IP
3 24 (4.60%) DNS
3 24 (4.60%) FTP
4 18 (3.45%) Firewall
5 16 (3.07%) Internet
6 13 (2.49%) SSH
7 12 (2.30%) LAN
7 12 (2.30%) WAN
8 9 (1.72%) ATM
9 4 (0.77%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.77%) SAN
10 3 (0.57%) SWIFTNet
11 2 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.38%) DHCP
11 2 (0.38%) MPLS
12 1 (0.19%) BIG-IP
12 1 (0.19%) LDAP
12 1 (0.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (19.54%) DB2
2 73 (13.98%) Relational Database
3 65 (12.45%) MySQL
4 63 (12.07%) Oracle Database
5 57 (10.92%) NoSQL
6 55 (10.54%) SQL Server
7 41 (7.85%) MongoDB
8 39 (7.47%) Big Data
9 36 (6.90%) Hadoop
10 32 (6.13%) RDBMS
11 28 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
13 13 (2.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 13 (2.49%) Apache Hive
13 13 (2.49%) Neo4j
14 12 (2.30%) HBase
14 12 (2.30%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (2.30%) Redis
15 11 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 111 (21.26%) Eclipse
2 52 (9.96%) Subversion
3 47 (9.00%) Jenkins
4 29 (5.56%) Maven
5 25 (4.79%) Git (software)
6 22 (4.21%) NetBeans
7 20 (3.83%) Ant
8 17 (3.26%) Rational Application Developer
9 14 (2.68%) TeamCity
10 11 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
11 10 (1.92%) JUnit
12 9 (1.72%) Selenium
13 6 (1.15%) JIRA
13 6 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.96%) Cucumber
14 5 (0.96%) JMeter
14 5 (0.96%) Mockito
14 5 (0.96%) PVCS
14 5 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 214 (41.00%) Finance
2 164 (31.42%) Banking
3 81 (15.52%) Retail
4 21 (4.02%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.07%) International Banking
6 15 (2.87%) Front Office
7 11 (2.11%) Legal
8 9 (1.72%) French Language
9 8 (1.53%) Back Office
10 7 (1.34%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.96%) Advertising
12 4 (0.77%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.77%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 196 (37.55%) Developer
2 162 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 66 (12.64%) Architect
4 59 (11.30%) Senior Developer
5 54 (10.34%) Technical Specialist
6 49 (9.39%) Consultant
7 42 (8.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 42 (8.05%) Solutions Architect
8 38 (7.28%) SQL Developer
8 38 (7.28%) WebSphere Specialist
9 36 (6.90%) Applications Support
9 36 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
10 31 (5.94%) Analyst
11 30 (5.75%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
12 27 (5.17%) Technical Consultant
13 24 (4.60%) Java Architect
14 23 (4.41%) Lead Developer
15 22 (4.21%) Lead Java Developer
16 21 (4.02%) Administrator
17 20 (3.83%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (34.29%) Spring
2 170 (32.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 153 (29.31%) HTML
4 151 (28.93%) Web Services
5 139 (26.63%) J2EE
6 128 (24.52%) Hibernate
7 127 (24.33%) Java EE
8 118 (22.61%) CSS
9 116 (22.22%) JSP
10 97 (18.58%) XML
11 86 (16.48%) IBM Integration Bus
12 80 (15.33%) Middleware
13 79 (15.13%) Ajax
14 64 (12.26%) JMS
15 53 (10.15%) JSF
16 51 (9.77%) Apache Camel
17 48 (9.20%) JDBC
18 44 (8.43%) LAMP
19 43 (8.24%) JPA
20 42 (8.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 102 (19.54%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.70%) Computer Science
3 28 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (5.36%) iPad
4 25 (4.79%) DataPower
5 22 (4.21%) SWIFT
6 16 (3.07%) Credit Risk
7 15 (2.87%) Clustering
8 14 (2.68%) PKI
9 11 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 11 (2.11%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.72%) Mainframe
11 7 (1.34%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.96%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.96%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.96%) Reference Data
13 4 (0.77%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.77%) IBM Mainframe
14 3 (0.57%) Smart Energy
15 2 (0.38%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 193 (36.97%) Unix
2 142 (27.20%) Linux
3 81 (15.52%) Windows
4 56 (10.73%) Solaris
5 55 (10.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (7.28%) AIX
7 15 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (2.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (2.30%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.92%) Debian
9 10 (1.92%) Windows Server
10 8 (1.53%) Android
10 8 (1.53%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.34%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.57%) CentOS
13 2 (0.38%) HPUX
13 2 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.38%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.19%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (21.07%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (19.73%) Unit Testing
3 96 (18.39%) OO
4 95 (18.20%) SOA
5 76 (14.56%) SDLC
6 70 (13.41%) Mentoring
7 69 (13.22%) UML
8 66 (12.64%) Time Management
9 65 (12.45%) ITIL
10 57 (10.92%) Scrum
11 55 (10.54%) Continuous Integration
12 53 (10.15%) E-Commerce
13 47 (9.00%) Change Management
14 44 (8.43%) Coaching
15 34 (6.51%) Software Engineering
16 33 (6.32%) RUP
17 30 (5.75%) OOP
18 28 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
18 28 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
19 27 (5.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 364 (69.73%) Java
2 173 (33.14%) SQL
3 122 (23.37%) JavaScript
4 65 (12.45%) Shell Script
5 59 (11.30%) Bash Shell
6 40 (7.66%) Perl
7 31 (5.94%) Python
8 23 (4.41%) C#
9 22 (4.21%) Groovy
10 18 (3.45%) PHP
11 12 (2.30%) PL/SQL
12 11 (2.11%) Go
12 11 (2.11%) Korn
12 11 (2.11%) Ruby
13 10 (1.92%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.53%) C++
15 7 (1.34%) ActionScript
15 7 (1.34%) C
16 5 (0.96%) COBOL
16 5 (0.96%) REXX
Qualifications
1 78 (14.94%) Degree
2 17 (3.26%) Sun Certification
3 10 (1.92%) HND
4 7 (1.34%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.34%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.96%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.38%) CISSP
6 2 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.19%) ISEB
7 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.19%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (9.20%) QA
2 11 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.53%) ISO27002
3 8 (1.53%) SLA
4 5 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.96%) ISO 8583
4 5 (0.96%) ISO20022
4 5 (0.96%) SEPA
5 4 (0.77%) HL7
6 3 (0.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.49%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.49%) PowerHA
3 12 (2.30%) Postfix
3 12 (2.30%) qmail
3 12 (2.30%) Sendmail
4 8 (1.53%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.34%) vSphere
5 7 (1.34%) Xen
5 7 (1.34%) XenServer
6 5 (0.96%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.96%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.57%) Docker
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 2 (0.38%) Squid
9 1 (0.19%) iptables
9 1 (0.19%) NFS
9 1 (0.19%) Samba
9 1 (0.19%) Snort
Systems Management
1 26 (4.98%) Tivoli
2 24 (4.60%) Puppet
3 21 (4.02%) Ansible
4 20 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (3.45%) Salt
6 12 (2.30%) Plesk
7 11 (2.11%) Kibana
7 11 (2.11%) logstash
8 8 (1.53%) Data Guard
9 7 (1.34%) Cobbler
9 7 (1.34%) Terraform
9 7 (1.34%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 6 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.96%) Oracle ZFS
11 5 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 2 (0.38%) Nagios
13 1 (0.19%) Graphite
13 1 (0.19%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 262 (50.19%) Oracle
2 238 (45.59%) IBM
3 50 (9.58%) Microsoft
4 46 (8.81%) Red Hat
5 35 (6.70%) VMware
6 31 (5.94%) ATG
7 27 (5.17%) Demandware
8 23 (4.41%) hybris
9 21 (4.02%) SAP
10 20 (3.83%) Sun
11 17 (3.26%) Sybase
12 13 (2.49%) TIBCO
13 12 (2.30%) BT
13 12 (2.30%) Hortonworks
14 7 (1.34%) Adobe
14 7 (1.34%) BEA
14 7 (1.34%) EnterpriseDB
15 5 (0.96%) Citrix
15 5 (0.96%) Elastic Path
16 4 (0.77%) VocaLink
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Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
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London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
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Reading, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions Limited
Salary: £60k + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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Prescot, Merseyside
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
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Swindon
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