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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 702 717 672
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -45
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 225 242 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.11% 1.07% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 168 175 238
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £46,598
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +15.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £83,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%

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
20332 22540 25020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.61% 21.09% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17391 18728 20887
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 205 £55,000 - 27
London -35 83 £55,000 - 14
South East +35 41 £50,000 -9.09% 6
South West +26 25 £55,000 +29.41% 1
East of England +33 24 £40,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +21 21 £42,500 +13.33% 2
City of London +46 18 £65,000 +13.04% 5
Wiltshire +17 18 £55,000 +10.00%
Hampshire +24 15 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North West +21 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Watford +6 15 - -
Manchester +20 14 £45,000 -10.00%
Milton Keynes +32 12 £45,000 +26.76% 1
Buckinghamshire +32 12 £45,000 +26.76% 1
Farnborough +2 12 £50,000 -9.09%
Scotland -5 12 £52,500 +34.61% 1
Yorkshire +13 10 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow -3 9 £52,500 +23.52%
Berkshire +11 8 £65,000 - 2
South Yorkshire - 8 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 8 £40,000 -
Bristol +11 7 £67,500 +63.63%
Surrey +9 6 £55,000 +37.50%
West Midlands -45 6 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Swindon -1 4 £45,750 -8.50%
Birmingham -22 4 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Reading +14 3 £57,500 -11.53% 2
Edinburgh +6 3 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £35,000 - 2
Portsmouth - 3 £35,500 -

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 498 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 344 (69.08%) Java
3 259 (52.01%) Oracle
4 250 (50.20%) IBM
5 209 (41.97%) Unix
6 202 (40.56%) Linux
7 191 (38.35%) Finance
8 166 (33.33%) SQL
9 163 (32.73%) JBoss
10 161 (32.33%) HTML
11 153 (30.72%) Tomcat
12 152 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
13 146 (29.32%) WebLogic
14 138 (27.71%) Banking
15 136 (27.31%) Spring
16 132 (26.51%) JavaScript
17 131 (26.31%) J2EE
18 116 (23.29%) JSP
19 114 (22.89%) Windows
20 111 (22.29%) Java EE
21 109 (21.89%) CSS
22 108 (21.69%) Middleware
23 106 (21.29%) Retail
24 105 (21.08%) Web Services
25 104 (20.88%) Scrum
26 101 (20.28%) Shell Script
27 100 (20.08%) Hibernate
28 93 (18.67%) WebSphere MQ
29 89 (17.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
30 86 (17.27%) SOA

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 498 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 163 (32.73%) JBoss
3 153 (30.72%) Tomcat
4 146 (29.32%) WebLogic
5 62 (12.45%) Apache
6 39 (7.83%) IBM HTTP Server
7 36 (7.23%) OpenStack
8 30 (6.02%) IIS
9 23 (4.62%) CloudStack
9 23 (4.62%) Oracle Application Server
10 21 (4.22%) WebSphere Process Server
11 18 (3.61%) CMS
12 17 (3.41%) MQSeries
13 16 (3.21%) Jetty
14 13 (2.61%) Apache ServiceMix
14 13 (2.61%) Apache Solr
14 13 (2.61%) Apache Spark
14 13 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
15 12 (2.41%) Apache Pig
16 9 (1.81%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 37 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.41%) Magento
1 7 (1.41%) SAP hybris
2 6 (1.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 5 (1.00%) Maximo
4 4 (0.80%) AquaLogic BPM
4 4 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.40%) Algo Collateral
5 2 (0.40%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 47 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (4.02%) SaaS
3 18 (3.61%) CloudBees
4 17 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.80%) IBM SmartCloud
5 4 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.60%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (11.65%) DNS
2 52 (10.44%) SSL
3 49 (9.84%) HTTP
4 42 (8.43%) TCP/IP
5 35 (7.03%) Internet
6 29 (5.82%) Firewall
7 12 (2.41%) FTP
8 11 (2.21%) SAN
9 10 (2.01%) SSH
10 7 (1.41%) ATM
11 5 (1.00%) LDAP
12 3 (0.60%) SWIFTNet
13 2 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (0.40%) MPLS
13 2 (0.40%) NAS
13 2 (0.40%) VPN
13 2 (0.40%) Wireless
14 1 (0.20%) DHCP
14 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (16.47%) Relational Database
2 72 (14.46%) DB2
3 70 (14.06%) RDBMS
4 63 (12.65%) Oracle Database
5 61 (12.25%) SQL Server
6 48 (9.64%) NoSQL
7 46 (9.24%) MySQL
8 37 (7.43%) Big Data
9 36 (7.23%) MongoDB
10 32 (6.43%) Hadoop
11 23 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
11 23 (4.62%) Oracle Database 12c
12 22 (4.42%) Apache Cassandra
13 21 (4.22%) Oracle Reports
14 17 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
15 16 (3.21%) Oracle9i Database
16 13 (2.61%) Couchbase
16 13 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (2.61%) Redis
16 13 (2.61%) Riak
Development Applications
1 86 (17.27%) Jenkins
2 85 (17.07%) Eclipse
3 57 (11.45%) Git (software)
4 47 (9.44%) Subversion
5 26 (5.22%) Ant
6 25 (5.02%) Maven
6 25 (5.02%) TeamCity
7 24 (4.82%) Introscope
8 17 (3.41%) JUnit
9 15 (3.01%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (2.81%) Rational Application Developer
11 11 (2.21%) NetBeans
12 8 (1.61%) JIRA
12 8 (1.61%) Log4j
13 7 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (0.80%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.80%) Hudson
14 4 (0.80%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.80%) Mockito
14 4 (0.80%) PVCS
General
1 191 (38.35%) Finance
2 138 (27.71%) Banking
3 106 (21.29%) Retail
4 21 (4.22%) International Banking
5 10 (2.01%) Legal
5 10 (2.01%) Retail Banking
5 10 (2.01%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.81%) French Language
7 6 (1.20%) Front Office
8 4 (0.80%) Back Office
8 4 (0.80%) Local Government
9 3 (0.60%) Marketing
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 188 (37.75%) Developer
2 154 (30.92%) Java Developer
3 104 (20.88%) Consultant
4 50 (10.04%) Technical Consultant
5 43 (8.63%) Senior Developer
6 40 (8.03%) Architect
7 39 (7.83%) Senior Java Developer
8 32 (6.43%) Implementation Consultant
9 31 (6.22%) Technical Implementation Consultant
10 26 (5.22%) Applications Support
10 26 (5.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 26 (5.22%) WebSphere Consultant
11 24 (4.82%) Applications Developer
12 23 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
13 22 (4.42%) Administrator
13 22 (4.42%) Linux Engineer
14 21 (4.22%) Java Consultant
15 20 (4.02%) Analyst
15 20 (4.02%) Middleware Engineer
16 19 (3.82%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (32.33%) HTML
2 136 (27.31%) Spring
3 131 (26.31%) J2EE
4 116 (23.29%) JSP
5 111 (22.29%) Java EE
6 109 (21.89%) CSS
7 108 (21.69%) Middleware
8 105 (21.08%) Web Services
9 100 (20.08%) Hibernate
10 93 (18.67%) WebSphere MQ
11 85 (17.07%) Ajax
12 71 (14.26%) XML
13 68 (13.65%) Apache Camel
14 63 (12.65%) JMS
15 62 (12.45%) JSF
16 59 (11.85%) JPA
17 53 (10.64%) EJB
18 51 (10.24%) LAMP
19 49 (9.84%) .NET
20 46 (9.24%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.24%) Enterprise Software
2 50 (10.04%) DataPower
3 40 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (4.42%) Computer Science
4 22 (4.42%) PKI
5 21 (4.22%) Credit Risk
6 13 (2.61%) Mainframe
7 12 (2.41%) Clustering
8 10 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (1.81%) IBM Mainframe
9 9 (1.81%) iPad
10 6 (1.20%) Web 2.0
11 5 (1.00%) Reference Data
12 4 (0.80%) Data Integration
12 4 (0.80%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.60%) Fintech
13 3 (0.60%) iSeries
13 3 (0.60%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.60%) Smart Energy
13 3 (0.60%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 209 (41.97%) Unix
2 202 (40.56%) Linux
3 114 (22.89%) Windows
4 89 (17.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 51 (10.24%) AIX
6 45 (9.04%) Solaris
7 27 (5.42%) Ubuntu
7 27 (5.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (4.42%) CentOS
9 21 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (3.61%) Windows Server
11 9 (1.81%) Debian
12 7 (1.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 6 (1.20%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.80%) HPUX
15 3 (0.60%) zOS
16 2 (0.40%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
17 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (20.88%) Scrum
3 86 (17.27%) ITIL
3 86 (17.27%) SOA
4 84 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
5 71 (14.26%) OO
6 69 (13.86%) E-Commerce
7 68 (13.65%) UML
7 68 (13.65%) Unit Testing
8 54 (10.84%) Performance Tuning
9 46 (9.24%) High Availability
10 45 (9.04%) RUP
11 43 (8.63%) DevOps
12 41 (8.23%) Configuration Management
13 39 (7.83%) Mentoring
14 37 (7.43%) Time Management
15 36 (7.23%) DSDM
16 30 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
17 29 (5.82%) MVC
17 29 (5.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 344 (69.08%) Java
2 166 (33.33%) SQL
3 132 (26.51%) JavaScript
4 101 (20.28%) Shell Script
5 79 (15.86%) Bash Shell
6 55 (11.04%) Perl
7 52 (10.44%) Python
8 41 (8.23%) Ruby
9 23 (4.62%) PHP
10 19 (3.82%) PowerShell
11 17 (3.41%) C#
11 17 (3.41%) Jython
12 15 (3.01%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.61%) Go
13 13 (2.61%) Groovy
14 7 (1.41%) C
15 6 (1.20%) Korn
16 5 (1.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 4 (0.80%) Objective-C
18 1 (0.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 51 (10.24%) Degree
2 17 (3.41%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.40%) CISSP
3 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.20%) HND
4 1 (0.20%) RHCE
4 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.23%) QA
2 23 (4.62%) SLA
3 10 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.61%) ISO27002
5 4 (0.80%) HL7
System Software
1 25 (5.02%) Docker
2 24 (4.82%) Active Directory
3 23 (4.62%) vSphere
3 23 (4.62%) Xen
3 23 (4.62%) XenServer
4 22 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (3.82%) PowerHA
6 10 (2.01%) Postfix
6 10 (2.01%) qmail
6 10 (2.01%) Sendmail
7 8 (1.61%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 6 (1.20%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.80%) Squid
10 3 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.60%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 62 (12.45%) Puppet
2 54 (10.84%) Ansible
3 44 (8.84%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (8.43%) Tivoli
5 36 (7.23%) Salt
6 23 (4.62%) Cobbler
6 23 (4.62%) Terraform
7 16 (3.21%) Data Guard
8 15 (3.01%) Oracle RMAN
8 15 (3.01%) Oracle ZFS
9 13 (2.61%) Kibana
9 13 (2.61%) logstash
10 10 (2.01%) Plesk
11 6 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 1 (0.20%) SCCM
13 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
13 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 259 (52.01%) Oracle
2 250 (50.20%) IBM
3 66 (13.25%) Red Hat
4 62 (12.45%) Microsoft
5 49 (9.84%) ATG
6 42 (8.43%) VMware
7 27 (5.42%) SAP
8 25 (5.02%) Sun
9 23 (4.62%) EnterpriseDB
9 23 (4.62%) hybris
10 21 (4.22%) Sybase
11 17 (3.41%) Demandware
12 11 (2.21%) BT
12 11 (2.21%) Cognizant
13 7 (1.41%) BEA
13 7 (1.41%) Hortonworks
14 6 (1.20%) Citrix
14 6 (1.20%) Dell
14 6 (1.20%) EMC
14 6 (1.20%) Kofax
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Private Health + 6% pe
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Londonderry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Covent Garden, London, UK
ANDigital
Salary: Competitive Salary + Market Leading Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + +Bonus +On-call
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston
Telefonica
Posted: 8 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 12 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 19 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 20 days ago
Central London / West End
ANDigital
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago