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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 737 691 702
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +11
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 159 251 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.93% 1.28% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 124 145 158
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £33,173 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £78,000 £78,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%

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
17164 19657 22577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.95% 18.16% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14537 16364 18235
Median salary £45,000 £43,900 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 27 September 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 27 September 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
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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 -24 144 £55,000 +4.76% 9
London 0 57 £55,000 -8.33% 3
South East +31 30 £60,000 +41.17% 2
South West -5 17 £62,500 +66.66%
East of England +6 13 £30,000 -36.84% 1
City of London +14 12 £56,250 -10.00%
Scotland +12 12 £50,000 +28.20% 2
Bristol +13 11 £62,500 +72.41%
Yorkshire +14 10 £30,000 -47.82% 1
Hertfordshire 0 10 £30,000 -45.45%
Surrey - 10 £60,000 - 1
Sheffield +21 9 £30,000 -68.42% 1
South Yorkshire +14 9 £30,000 -68.42% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 9 £30,000 -
Glasgow +18 8 £50,000 +33.33% 1
West Midlands - 8 £56,250 - 1
Birmingham - 8 £56,250 - 1
Hampshire -4 7 £50,000 +5.26% 1
North West -9 6 £42,500 -2.85%
Manchester -12 6 £42,500 -29.16%
Berkshire +16 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Wiltshire - 5 £55,000 -
Bracknell - 5 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes +12 4 £47,500 +33.80%
Buckinghamshire +6 4 £47,500 +33.80%
Edinburgh -5 4 £50,000 -8.25% 1
East Sussex - 4 £80,000 -
North East +8 3 - - 1
Farnborough -3 3 - -
County Antrim -8 3 £50,000 +53.84% 1

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 383 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 259 (67.62%) Java
3 202 (52.74%) Oracle
4 172 (44.91%) Linux
5 165 (43.08%) SQL
6 156 (40.73%) Unix
7 152 (39.69%) JBoss
8 151 (39.43%) IBM
9 145 (37.86%) WebLogic
10 133 (34.73%) Windows
11 128 (33.42%) Finance
12 126 (32.90%) Agile Software Development
13 115 (30.03%) Banking
13 115 (30.03%) HTML
14 106 (27.68%) J2EE
15 105 (27.42%) SQL Server
16 100 (26.11%) DB2
17 97 (25.33%) Tomcat
18 88 (22.98%) Relational Database
19 87 (22.72%) XML
20 86 (22.45%) Java EE
21 83 (21.67%) JavaScript
22 82 (21.41%) Middleware
23 77 (20.10%) Retail
24 73 (19.06%) Shell Script
25 69 (18.02%) Scrum
25 69 (18.02%) SOA
26 68 (17.75%) Spring
26 68 (17.75%) Continuous Integration
27 67 (17.49%) CSS

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
1 383 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 152 (39.69%) JBoss
3 145 (37.86%) WebLogic
4 97 (25.33%) Tomcat
5 40 (10.44%) OpenStack
6 36 (9.40%) Apache
7 27 (7.05%) IIS
8 22 (5.74%) CloudStack
8 22 (5.74%) IBM HTTP Server
9 19 (4.96%) Apache Solr
9 19 (4.96%) CMS
10 18 (4.70%) Apache Spark
10 18 (4.70%) Elasticsearch
10 18 (4.70%) Jetty
11 17 (4.44%) NetWeaver
12 16 (4.18%) WebSphere Portal
13 15 (3.92%) GlassFish
14 14 (3.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 13 (3.39%) WebSphere Process Server
16 12 (3.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 29 (7.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.04%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.35%) Magento
2 8 (2.09%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 7 (1.83%) SAP hybris
4 2 (0.52%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.52%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.26%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.26%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
Cloud Services
1 53 (13.84%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.44%) SaaS
4 4 (1.04%) CloudBees
4 4 (1.04%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (0.78%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.26%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 55 (14.36%) SSL
2 40 (10.44%) TCP/IP
3 39 (10.18%) HTTP
4 37 (9.66%) Firewall
5 29 (7.57%) DNS
6 17 (4.44%) Internet
7 13 (3.39%) SAN
8 11 (2.87%) FTP
9 9 (2.35%) LDAP
10 3 (0.78%) NAS
11 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.52%) Intranet
11 2 (0.52%) LAN
11 2 (0.52%) VPN
11 2 (0.52%) WAN
11 2 (0.52%) Wireless
12 1 (0.26%) PuTTY
12 1 (0.26%) SSH
12 1 (0.26%) Telnet
12 1 (0.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 100 (26.11%) DB2
3 88 (22.98%) Relational Database
4 65 (16.97%) RDBMS
5 32 (8.36%) Oracle Database
6 28 (7.31%) MySQL
7 25 (6.53%) NoSQL
8 22 (5.74%) Big Data
8 22 (5.74%) MongoDB
9 21 (5.48%) Hadoop
9 21 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (5.22%) Apache Cassandra
11 18 (4.70%) Couchbase
11 18 (4.70%) Redis
11 18 (4.70%) Riak
12 12 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 55 (14.36%) Jenkins
2 37 (9.66%) Ant
3 32 (8.36%) Subversion
4 28 (7.31%) Git (software)
5 24 (6.27%) Eclipse
5 24 (6.27%) TeamCity
6 23 (6.01%) Maven
7 19 (4.96%) Rational Application Developer
8 16 (4.18%) Introscope
9 15 (3.92%) JUnit
10 9 (2.35%) JIRA
11 8 (2.09%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (1.57%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.57%) PVCS
13 3 (0.78%) Log4j
13 3 (0.78%) Selenium
13 3 (0.78%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio
14 2 (0.52%) Apache Buildr
14 2 (0.52%) JBehave
General
1 128 (33.42%) Finance
2 115 (30.03%) Banking
3 77 (20.10%) Retail
4 25 (6.53%) International Banking
4 25 (6.53%) Telecoms
5 23 (6.01%) Retail Banking
6 11 (2.87%) Back Office
7 8 (2.09%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.31%) Wholesale Banking
9 2 (0.52%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) French Language
10 1 (0.26%) Legal
10 1 (0.26%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (32.90%) Developer
2 107 (27.94%) Consultant
3 105 (27.42%) Java Developer
4 62 (16.19%) Technical Consultant
5 45 (11.75%) Java Consultant
6 40 (10.44%) Senior Developer
6 40 (10.44%) WebSphere Consultant
7 37 (9.66%) Senior Java Developer
8 23 (6.01%) Analyst
8 23 (6.01%) Architect
8 23 (6.01%) Implementation Consultant
9 21 (5.48%) Applications Support
9 21 (5.48%) DevOps Engineer
9 21 (5.48%) Technical Implementation Consultant
10 19 (4.96%) Software Consultant
11 16 (4.18%) Support Analyst
12 14 (3.66%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 13 (3.39%) SOA Consultant
13 13 (3.39%) Software Implementation Consultant
13 13 (3.39%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (30.03%) HTML
2 106 (27.68%) J2EE
3 87 (22.72%) XML
4 86 (22.45%) Java EE
5 82 (21.41%) Middleware
6 68 (17.75%) Spring
7 67 (17.49%) CSS
8 66 (17.23%) JSP
9 62 (16.19%) Web Services
10 56 (14.62%) WebSphere MQ
11 55 (14.36%) JMS
12 52 (13.58%) Hibernate
13 51 (13.32%) .NET
14 49 (12.79%) Ajax
15 47 (12.27%) EJB
16 43 (11.23%) JDBC
17 39 (10.18%) JSF
18 33 (8.62%) Struts
19 28 (7.31%) Apache Camel
20 25 (6.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.88%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (6.53%) Credit Risk
2 25 (6.53%) DataPower
3 18 (4.70%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.70%) iSeries
4 13 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.87%) Mainframe
5 11 (2.87%) PKI
6 7 (1.83%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.31%) User Experience
8 4 (1.04%) Smart Energy
8 4 (1.04%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.78%) Clustering
9 3 (0.78%) Fintech
9 3 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.52%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.52%) iPad
10 2 (0.52%) Replication
10 2 (0.52%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 172 (44.91%) Linux
2 156 (40.73%) Unix
3 133 (34.73%) Windows
4 40 (10.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (9.14%) AIX
6 29 (7.57%) Solaris
7 22 (5.74%) zOS
8 19 (4.96%) Windows Server
9 14 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (2.35%) CentOS
12 4 (1.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (1.04%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.78%) Android
13 3 (0.78%) Windows 7
14 2 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
14 2 (0.52%) OS/390
14 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (32.90%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (18.02%) Scrum
2 69 (18.02%) SOA
3 68 (17.75%) Continuous Integration
4 62 (16.19%) UML
5 53 (13.84%) High Availability
6 48 (12.53%) ITIL
7 44 (11.49%) Configuration Management
8 43 (11.23%) OO
9 42 (10.97%) DevOps
10 41 (10.70%) RUP
11 40 (10.44%) DSDM
12 38 (9.92%) E-Commerce
13 33 (8.62%) Mentoring
14 30 (7.83%) Unit Testing
15 29 (7.57%) Coaching
15 29 (7.57%) Multithreading
15 29 (7.57%) Web Development
16 27 (7.05%) Disaster Recovery
16 27 (7.05%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 259 (67.62%) Java
2 165 (43.08%) SQL
3 83 (21.67%) JavaScript
4 73 (19.06%) Shell Script
5 50 (13.05%) Bash Shell
6 49 (12.79%) Python
7 45 (11.75%) PL/SQL
8 44 (11.49%) Perl
9 26 (6.79%) Ruby
10 24 (6.27%) Jython
11 20 (5.22%) PHP
11 20 (5.22%) PowerShell
12 17 (4.44%) Go
13 15 (3.92%) C#
14 12 (3.13%) C
14 12 (3.13%) XPath
15 8 (2.09%) Korn
16 6 (1.57%) VB.NET
17 5 (1.31%) COBOL
17 5 (1.31%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (6.79%) Degree
2 7 (1.83%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.78%) ISEB
3 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.26%) MBA
5 1 (0.26%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (9.66%) QA
2 12 (3.13%) SLA
3 6 (1.57%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.78%) SEPA
5 2 (0.52%) HL7
6 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.26%) ISO27002
System Software
1 32 (8.36%) vSphere
2 22 (5.74%) Xen
2 22 (5.74%) XenServer
3 20 (5.22%) Docker
4 18 (4.70%) Active Directory
5 14 (3.66%) VMware ESX
6 13 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (2.61%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (2.09%) Terminal Services
8 8 (2.09%) vCloud
9 4 (1.04%) Squid
10 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.52%) iptables
10 2 (0.52%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 59 (15.40%) Puppet
2 57 (14.88%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (12.01%) Ansible
4 40 (10.44%) Salt
5 34 (8.88%) Tivoli
6 22 (5.74%) Cobbler
6 22 (5.74%) Terraform
7 18 (4.70%) Kibana
7 18 (4.70%) logstash
8 9 (2.35%) Control-M
9 7 (1.83%) OpenAM
10 5 (1.31%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 3 (0.78%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.78%) Oracle ZFS
12 1 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 202 (52.74%) Oracle
2 151 (39.43%) IBM
3 47 (12.27%) Microsoft
4 35 (9.14%) Red Hat
5 27 (7.05%) ATG
5 27 (7.05%) VMware
6 26 (6.79%) Sybase
7 24 (6.27%) SAP
8 22 (5.74%) EnterpriseDB
9 21 (5.48%) hybris
10 12 (3.13%) Citrix
11 11 (2.87%) Dell
12 10 (2.61%) Demandware
13 8 (2.09%) Cognizant
13 8 (2.09%) Endeca
14 6 (1.57%) Adobe
14 6 (1.57%) BEA
14 6 (1.57%) FatWire
14 6 (1.57%) TIBCO
15 5 (1.31%) Kofax
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Networkers
Salary: £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + +Bonus +On-call
Posted: 12 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 20 days ago