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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 610 620 481
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -139
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 310 258 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.24% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.29% 1.20% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 188 173 298
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,910 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%

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
24025 21479 24310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.78% 20.01% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 19546 18194 20795
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 2 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 2 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 -5 269 £47,000 -6.00% 21
London -1 82 £50,000 -16.66% 8
East of England -9 63 £71,250 +67.64% 4
South East -17 57 £49,250 -3.43% 3
Hertfordshire +2 56 £65,000 +23.80% 2
Watford -17 32 £65,000 +23.80% 2
Scotland +3 27 £43,000 +7.50%
East Midlands +20 25 £43,750 +25.00% 1
City of London +11 20 £51,250 -18.00% 1
North West -28 20 £45,000 -7.21% 2
Yorkshire -56 18 £48,750 +20.37% 1
Surrey +9 17 £43,750 -41.66%
Berkshire -6 17 £45,000 -25.00%
South West -10 17 £42,500 -15.00%
Nottinghamshire +18 15 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Nottingham +14 15 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Gloucestershire - 13 £40,000 -
Glasgow 0 10 £43,000 +14.66%
Manchester -9 10 £45,000 +47.54% 1
Edinburgh -7 9 £21,500 -46.25%
Cheshire -15 9 £37,500 -29.90%
Oxfordshire - 9 £52,500 - 2
County Antrim - 9 - -
Belfast - 9 - -
Northern Ireland - 9 - -
Reading -10 7 £66,250 +10.41%
West Yorkshire -45 7 £50,000 +23.45%
Leeds -49 7 £50,000 +24.22%
Oxford - 7 £52,500 - 2
Bracknell - 7 £45,000 -

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 683 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 501 (73.35%) Java
3 345 (50.51%) SQL
4 340 (49.78%) IBM
5 298 (43.63%) Oracle
6 262 (38.36%) XML
7 254 (37.19%) Finance
8 249 (36.46%) DB2
9 244 (35.72%) J2EE
10 223 (32.65%) HTML
11 218 (31.92%) JavaScript
12 206 (30.16%) UNIX
13 190 (27.82%) Linux
14 168 (24.60%) JSP
15 164 (24.01%) Tomcat
16 163 (23.87%) CSS
17 158 (23.13%) Relational Database
18 157 (22.99%) Web Services
19 153 (22.40%) Eclipse
20 151 (22.11%) JBoss
21 145 (21.23%) Spring
22 144 (21.08%) WebLogic
23 142 (20.79%) Windows
24 129 (18.89%) Hibernate
25 128 (18.74%) Banking
26 122 (17.86%) E-Commerce
27 114 (16.69%) Retail
28 112 (16.40%) IIS
29 111 (16.25%) JDBC
29 111 (16.25%) Servlets

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 683 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 164 (24.01%) Tomcat
3 144 (21.08%) WebLogic
4 112 (16.40%) IIS
5 95 (13.91%) MQSeries
6 79 (11.57%) Apache
7 71 (10.40%) IBM HTTP Server
8 60 (8.78%) WebSphere Process Server
9 42 (6.15%) FileNet
9 42 (6.15%) WebSphere Portal
10 37 (5.42%) GlassFish
11 24 (3.51%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 22 (3.22%) SharePoint
12 22 (3.22%) IBM Notes
12 22 (3.22%) WebLogic Portal
13 17 (2.49%) WebLogic Integration
13 17 (2.49%) AquaLogic
13 17 (2.49%) AquaLogic Service Bus
14 14 (2.05%) OpenEdge
15 11 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 60 (8.78%) MS Office
2 26 (3.81%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.17%) SPSS
4 4 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (4.10%) Oracle BPM
2 27 (3.95%) Magento
3 17 (2.49%) AquaLogic BPM
4 15 (2.20%) IntelliMatch
4 15 (2.20%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
5 8 (1.17%) Maximo
6 7 (1.02%) HiPortfolio
7 6 (0.88%) Tridion
7 6 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
8 5 (0.73%) FileNet Content Manager
9 4 (0.59%) Kondor+
9 4 (0.59%) SunGard AvantGard
9 4 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.15%) Summit
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.29%) SaaS
1 2 (0.29%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 101 (14.79%) HTTP
2 49 (7.17%) Internet
3 43 (6.30%) FTP
4 30 (4.39%) SSL
5 16 (2.34%) TCP/IP
5 16 (2.34%) DNS
6 13 (1.90%) Intranet
7 10 (1.46%) LDAP
8 8 (1.17%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.73%) ATM
9 5 (0.73%) Firewall
10 4 (0.59%) WAN
10 4 (0.59%) LAN
11 3 (0.44%) SAN
12 2 (0.29%) 2G
12 2 (0.29%) VoIP
12 2 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (0.15%) Intrusion Detection
13 1 (0.15%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (36.46%) DB2
2 158 (23.13%) Relational Database
3 106 (15.52%) SQL Server
4 70 (10.25%) RDBMS
5 60 (8.78%) Oracle Database
6 33 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 29 (4.25%) MySQL
8 28 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 24 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
11 21 (3.07%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (1.76%) Big Data
13 8 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.59%) Hyperion Smart View
14 4 (0.59%) InterSystems Cache
15 3 (0.44%) Informix
16 2 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
16 2 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
16 2 (0.29%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 153 (22.40%) Eclipse
2 68 (9.96%) Subversion
3 59 (8.64%) Ant
4 53 (7.76%) JUnit
4 53 (7.76%) Rational Application Developer
5 35 (5.12%) Maven
6 32 (4.69%) Jenkins
6 32 (4.69%) Git (software)
7 23 (3.37%) Cucumber
8 20 (2.93%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 15 (2.20%) MyEclipse
10 12 (1.76%) JMeter
11 11 (1.61%) Log4j
11 11 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (1.32%) SoapUI
13 8 (1.17%) Selenium
14 7 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (1.02%) Hudson
14 7 (1.02%) JBehave
15 6 (0.88%) Toad
General
1 254 (37.19%) Finance
2 128 (18.74%) Banking
3 114 (16.69%) Retail
4 49 (7.17%) Manufacturing
5 36 (5.27%) Front Office
6 35 (5.12%) Back Office
7 29 (4.25%) Music Industry
8 23 (3.37%) Telecoms
9 17 (2.49%) Legal
10 13 (1.90%) Marketing
11 10 (1.46%) Advertising
12 8 (1.17%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.44%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.29%) French Language
15 1 (0.15%) German Language
15 1 (0.15%) Publishing
15 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 236 (34.55%) Developer
2 161 (23.57%) Java Developer
3 112 (16.40%) Analyst
4 99 (14.49%) Architect
5 70 (10.25%) Senior Developer
6 68 (9.96%) Support Analyst
7 63 (9.22%) Consultant
8 49 (7.17%) Applications Support
8 49 (7.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 44 (6.44%) Administrator
9 44 (6.44%) Senior Java Developer
10 36 (5.27%) Software Engineer
11 34 (4.98%) Operations Analyst
11 34 (4.98%) Operations Support Analyst
12 33 (4.83%) Junior
13 29 (4.25%) Senior Architect
14 27 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
15 23 (3.37%) WebSphere Administrator
15 23 (3.37%) Technical Specialist
16 21 (3.07%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (38.36%) XML
2 244 (35.72%) J2EE
3 223 (32.65%) HTML
4 168 (24.60%) JSP
5 163 (23.87%) CSS
6 157 (22.99%) Web Services
7 145 (21.23%) Spring
8 129 (18.89%) Hibernate
9 111 (16.25%) JDBC
9 111 (16.25%) Servlets
10 102 (14.93%) JMS
10 102 (14.93%) Ajax
11 100 (14.64%) Middleware
12 82 (12.01%) SOAP
13 78 (11.42%) Struts
13 78 (11.42%) Java EE
14 72 (10.54%) JSF
15 70 (10.25%) WebSphere MQ
16 64 (9.37%) jQuery
17 54 (7.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.93%) Open Source
2 39 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (4.25%) PKI
4 28 (4.10%) Computer Science
5 26 (3.81%) iPad
5 26 (3.81%) SWIFT
6 25 (3.66%) DataPower
6 25 (3.66%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.90%) Mainframe
8 12 (1.76%) Mobile Banking
9 11 (1.61%) Kindle
9 11 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (1.32%) Clustering
10 9 (1.32%) Data Integration
11 8 (1.17%) Web 2.0
12 6 (0.88%) Data Conversion
12 6 (0.88%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.59%) iSeries
13 4 (0.59%) STB
13 4 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 206 (30.16%) UNIX
2 190 (27.82%) Linux
3 142 (20.79%) Windows
4 94 (13.76%) AIX
5 87 (12.74%) Solaris
6 30 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.61%) Windows 7
9 10 (1.46%) Windows XP
10 9 (1.32%) HPUX
11 6 (0.88%) Windows CE
12 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.59%) CentOS
13 4 (0.59%) SUSE
14 3 (0.44%) zOS
14 3 (0.44%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.29%) Android
15 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (17.86%) E-Commerce
2 75 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (10.25%) Software Engineering
3 70 (10.25%) ITIL
4 64 (9.37%) MVC
5 63 (9.22%) Unit Testing
6 62 (9.08%) OO
6 62 (9.08%) Web Development
7 61 (8.93%) RAD
8 57 (8.35%) Mentoring
9 53 (7.76%) ERP
10 52 (7.61%) SOA
11 51 (7.47%) UML
12 47 (6.88%) Coaching
13 42 (6.15%) Problem Management
14 40 (5.86%) Project Management
14 40 (5.86%) Change Management
14 40 (5.86%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (5.27%) TDD
15 36 (5.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 501 (73.35%) Java
2 345 (50.51%) SQL
3 218 (31.92%) JavaScript
4 73 (10.69%) Perl
5 56 (8.20%) Shell Script
6 45 (6.59%) PL/SQL
7 43 (6.30%) Bash Shell
8 22 (3.22%) Python
9 16 (2.34%) PHP
9 16 (2.34%) C++
9 16 (2.34%) Groovy
10 15 (2.20%) Jython
10 15 (2.20%) Korn
11 13 (1.90%) C#
12 9 (1.32%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.17%) VBScript
13 8 (1.17%) VB
13 8 (1.17%) ActionScript
13 8 (1.17%) C
13 8 (1.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 82 (12.01%) Degree
2 15 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.32%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.02%) Sun Certification
5 6 (0.88%) IBM Certification
6 5 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.59%) ISEB
7 4 (0.59%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.29%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (11.86%) QA
2 27 (3.95%) ISO 8583
3 22 (3.22%) ISO 9001
4 12 (1.76%) SLA
5 4 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 33 (4.83%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.93%) Oracle RAC
3 17 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.76%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 7 (1.02%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.73%) KVM
7 4 (0.59%) vSphere
7 4 (0.59%) GPFS
8 2 (0.29%) NFS
8 2 (0.29%) UAG
9 1 (0.15%) RHEV
9 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 26 (3.81%) Tivoli
2 12 (1.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 8 (1.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 8 (1.17%) Puppet
3 8 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.17%) Ansible
4 6 (0.88%) Vagrant
5 5 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.44%) BMC Performance Manager
6 3 (0.44%) OpenSSO
7 2 (0.29%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.29%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.29%) Nagios
7 2 (0.29%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.15%) Control-M
8 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.15%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 340 (49.78%) IBM
2 298 (43.63%) Oracle
3 151 (22.11%) JBoss
4 95 (13.91%) Microsoft
5 57 (8.35%) TIBCO
6 39 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 38 (5.56%) ATG
8 30 (4.39%) hybris
9 27 (3.95%) Demandware
10 26 (3.81%) Lotus
11 25 (3.66%) Sun
12 22 (3.22%) ILOG
13 21 (3.07%) Sybase
13 21 (3.07%) VMware
14 16 (2.34%) SAP
15 15 (2.20%) Brady
16 14 (2.05%) HP
17 13 (1.90%) Citrix
17 13 (1.90%) Cognos
18 11 (1.61%) Actimize
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: competitive salary + flexible benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Tonbridge
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 8 days ago
Bedford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxford or London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago