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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 622 606 469
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -137
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 285 289 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.19% 1.29% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 193 208 307
Average salary £45,000 £47,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.75% -4.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,400 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%

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
23971 22383 22878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.07% 20.80% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19801 18911 19735
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -14 247 £45,000 -10.00% 29
London -8 93 £50,000 -9.09% 15
South East +10 58 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East of England +9 54 £64,500 +51.76% 4
Hertfordshire -10 38 £73,750 +40.47% 2
Berkshire +24 33 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bracknell +17 27 £45,000 -10.00%
Scotland +18 26 £54,000 +35.00% 2
Watford -22 19 £82,500 +57.14% 2
East Midlands +17 18 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Nottinghamshire +15 13 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Nottingham +10 13 £42,500 -2.85%
Glasgow +10 12 £42,500 +3.03%
Surrey -6 10 £47,500 -19.14%
Bedfordshire -10 10 £43,000 +1.17%
Stirling - 10 £54,000 -
South West -6 9 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire -35 9 £48,750 +21.87%
City of London +2 8 £51,250 -10.86% 4
Oxfordshire - 8 £52,500 -
Rickmansworth - 8 £66,250 -
Oxford - 7 £52,500 -
North Yorkshire -18 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Gloucestershire - 6 £40,000 - 2
Suffolk - 6 £40,000 - 2
Ipswich - 6 £40,000 - 2
Guildford - 5 £47,500 -
York - 5 £42,500 -
Middlesex - 5 £37,500 -
Northern Ireland - 4 - -

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 635 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 464 (73.07%) Java
3 376 (59.21%) IBM
4 327 (51.50%) Oracle
5 304 (47.87%) SQL
6 228 (35.91%) DB2
7 226 (35.59%) XML
8 218 (34.33%) Finance
9 199 (31.34%) Tomcat
10 196 (30.87%) J2EE
11 195 (30.71%) Linux
12 192 (30.24%) UNIX
13 188 (29.61%) HTML
14 184 (28.98%) JavaScript
15 150 (23.62%) JSP
16 143 (22.52%) E-Commerce
17 142 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
18 137 (21.57%) WebLogic
19 136 (21.42%) CSS
19 136 (21.42%) Web Services
19 136 (21.42%) Windows
19 136 (21.42%) Spring
20 134 (21.10%) Relational Database
21 126 (19.84%) JDBC
21 126 (19.84%) Middleware
22 125 (19.69%) HTTP
23 122 (19.21%) JBoss
24 112 (17.64%) ITIL
25 106 (16.69%) Eclipse
26 105 (16.54%) JMS

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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
1 635 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 199 (31.34%) Tomcat
3 137 (21.57%) WebLogic
4 122 (19.21%) JBoss
5 102 (16.06%) IIS
6 98 (15.43%) MQSeries
7 97 (15.28%) Apache
8 92 (14.49%) IBM HTTP Server
9 51 (8.03%) GlassFish
10 39 (6.14%) WebSphere Process Server
11 31 (4.88%) FileNet
12 28 (4.41%) WebSphere Portal
13 24 (3.78%) SharePoint
14 22 (3.46%) OpenEdge
15 19 (2.99%) WebLogic Portal
16 17 (2.68%) Lotus Domino
17 16 (2.52%) Quickr
18 15 (2.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 14 (2.20%) WebLogic Integration
19 14 (2.20%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 44 (6.93%) MS Office
2 27 (4.25%) MS Excel
3 10 (1.57%) SPSS
4 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (3.94%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (2.83%) Magento
3 16 (2.52%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
3 16 (2.52%) IntelliMatch
4 14 (2.20%) AquaLogic BPM
5 8 (1.26%) FileNet Content Manager
6 7 (1.10%) HiPortfolio
7 6 (0.94%) Tridion
8 4 (0.63%) Kondor+
9 2 (0.31%) Fredhopper
10 1 (0.16%) SAP SCM
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 125 (19.69%) HTTP
2 58 (9.13%) Internet
3 56 (8.82%) FTP
4 35 (5.51%) SSL
5 18 (2.83%) TCP/IP
5 18 (2.83%) DNS
6 14 (2.20%) Intranet
7 12 (1.89%) LDAP
8 10 (1.57%) Firewall
9 7 (1.10%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.79%) ATM
11 3 (0.47%) LAN
11 3 (0.47%) SAN
11 3 (0.47%) DMZ
11 3 (0.47%) WAN
11 3 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (0.47%) Network Security
12 2 (0.31%) Telnet
12 2 (0.31%) SSH
12 2 (0.31%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (35.91%) DB2
2 134 (21.10%) Relational Database
3 100 (15.75%) SQL Server
4 57 (8.98%) Oracle Database
5 52 (8.19%) RDBMS
6 35 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 34 (5.35%) MySQL
8 29 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (2.83%) Big Data
10 15 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
12 11 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (1.10%) NoSQL
14 6 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.79%) InterSystems Cache
15 5 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (0.79%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.79%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.79%) MongoDB
16 4 (0.63%) Hyperion Smart View
Development Applications
1 106 (16.69%) Eclipse
2 72 (11.34%) Subversion
3 56 (8.82%) Ant
4 54 (8.50%) Git (software)
5 47 (7.40%) Jenkins
6 45 (7.09%) JUnit
7 36 (5.67%) Maven
8 27 (4.25%) Cucumber
9 24 (3.78%) Rational Application Developer
10 21 (3.31%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
11 17 (2.68%) Hudson
12 15 (2.36%) SoapUI
13 13 (2.05%) JMeter
14 11 (1.73%) Log4j
15 10 (1.57%) Mercurial
15 10 (1.57%) MyEclipse
16 9 (1.42%) Selenium
17 8 (1.26%) JBehave
17 8 (1.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 8 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 218 (34.33%) Finance
2 103 (16.22%) Retail
3 90 (14.17%) Banking
4 43 (6.77%) Manufacturing
5 34 (5.35%) Front Office
5 34 (5.35%) Back Office
6 28 (4.41%) Music Industry
7 16 (2.52%) Legal
8 14 (2.20%) Telecoms
9 13 (2.05%) Marketing
10 7 (1.10%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.10%) Advertising
11 4 (0.63%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Local Government
12 2 (0.31%) French Language
12 2 (0.31%) Publishing
13 1 (0.16%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 213 (33.54%) Developer
2 144 (22.68%) Java Developer
3 97 (15.28%) Analyst
4 95 (14.96%) Architect
5 72 (11.34%) Support Analyst
6 63 (9.92%) Consultant
7 53 (8.35%) Applications Support
8 44 (6.93%) Senior Developer
8 44 (6.93%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 43 (6.77%) Software Engineer
10 40 (6.30%) Support Specialist
11 38 (5.98%) Solutions Architect
12 35 (5.51%) Senior Java Developer
13 34 (5.35%) Junior
14 32 (5.04%) Operations Analyst
14 32 (5.04%) Operations Support Analyst
15 27 (4.25%) Administrator
16 24 (3.78%) Applications Specialist
17 23 (3.62%) Lead Developer
17 23 (3.62%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (35.59%) XML
2 196 (30.87%) J2EE
3 188 (29.61%) HTML
4 150 (23.62%) JSP
5 136 (21.42%) CSS
5 136 (21.42%) Web Services
5 136 (21.42%) Spring
6 126 (19.84%) JDBC
6 126 (19.84%) Middleware
7 105 (16.54%) JMS
7 105 (16.54%) Hibernate
8 99 (15.59%) Servlets
9 97 (15.28%) Ajax
10 71 (11.18%) SOAP
10 71 (11.18%) Struts
11 68 (10.71%) Java EE
12 67 (10.55%) WebSphere MQ
13 53 (8.35%) EJB
13 53 (8.35%) jQuery
14 45 (7.09%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.13%) Open Source
2 54 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (8.03%) Enterprise Software
4 41 (6.46%) Management Information System
5 33 (5.20%) PKI
5 33 (5.20%) SWIFT
6 26 (4.09%) Computer Science
7 20 (3.15%) iPad
8 19 (2.99%) DataPower
9 14 (2.20%) Mobile Banking
10 12 (1.89%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 8 (1.26%) NHS
12 8 (1.26%) Web 2.0
13 7 (1.10%) Online Banking
13 7 (1.10%) Mainframe
14 6 (0.94%) Clustering
15 4 (0.63%) Mathematics
15 4 (0.63%) Blackberry
15 4 (0.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 195 (30.71%) Linux
2 192 (30.24%) UNIX
3 136 (21.42%) Windows
4 89 (14.02%) Solaris
5 85 (13.39%) AIX
6 20 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (1.57%) Windows CE
9 9 (1.42%) zOS
10 7 (1.10%) SUSE
10 7 (1.10%) HPUX
11 6 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.63%) CentOS
12 4 (0.63%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.63%) Windows XP
12 4 (0.63%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.31%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.31%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (22.52%) E-Commerce
2 142 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (17.64%) ITIL
4 74 (11.65%) Software Engineering
5 59 (9.29%) Problem Management
5 59 (9.29%) MVC
6 54 (8.50%) UML
6 54 (8.50%) Web Development
7 53 (8.35%) OO
8 50 (7.87%) SOA
9 47 (7.40%) RAD
10 45 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (6.61%) Mentoring
12 38 (5.98%) Content Management
13 37 (5.83%) TDD
14 33 (5.20%) Unit Testing
15 32 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
16 31 (4.88%) Migration
17 30 (4.72%) ERP
17 30 (4.72%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 464 (73.07%) Java
2 304 (47.87%) SQL
3 184 (28.98%) JavaScript
4 102 (16.06%) Perl
5 64 (10.08%) Bash Shell
6 58 (9.13%) Shell Script
7 39 (6.14%) PL/SQL
8 24 (3.78%) Groovy
8 24 (3.78%) Python
9 20 (3.15%) C++
10 19 (2.99%) Jython
11 15 (2.36%) C#
12 14 (2.20%) PHP
12 14 (2.20%) Korn
13 13 (2.05%) C
14 11 (1.73%) XPath
15 9 (1.42%) VBScript
15 9 (1.42%) VB
16 8 (1.26%) ActionScript
16 8 (1.26%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 79 (12.44%) Degree
2 16 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.89%) IBM Certification
4 7 (1.10%) Sun Certification
5 6 (0.94%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.63%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.63%) ISEB
7 3 (0.47%) IBM WebSphere Certification
8 2 (0.31%) HND
8 2 (0.31%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (8.66%) QA
2 19 (2.99%) ISO 8583
3 18 (2.83%) SLA
4 8 (1.26%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 24 (3.78%) Oracle RAC
3 22 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.26%) Squid
4 8 (1.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 6 (0.94%) VMware ESX
5 6 (0.94%) vSphere
6 5 (0.79%) KVM
7 2 (0.31%) Novell eDirectory
8 1 (0.16%) NFS
8 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.16%) RACF
8 1 (0.16%) Firmware
8 1 (0.16%) UAG
8 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (5.04%) Tivoli
2 14 (2.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 11 (1.73%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 9 (1.42%) Puppet
4 9 (1.42%) Ansible
5 7 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.79%) BMC Performance Manager
7 5 (0.79%) OpenAM
8 3 (0.47%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.31%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.31%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.31%) Control-M
9 2 (0.31%) Nagios
9 2 (0.31%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 2 (0.31%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.31%) OMEGAMON
9 2 (0.31%) BMC Marimba
9 2 (0.31%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 376 (59.21%) IBM
2 327 (51.50%) Oracle
3 74 (11.65%) Microsoft
4 55 (8.66%) TIBCO
5 37 (5.83%) Sun
6 29 (4.57%) VMware
7 28 (4.41%) ATG
7 28 (4.41%) hybris
8 27 (4.25%) Red Hat
9 25 (3.94%) HP
9 25 (3.94%) Sybase
10 22 (3.46%) Lotus
10 22 (3.46%) Demandware
11 16 (2.52%) Brady
12 15 (2.36%) Cognos
13 14 (2.20%) webMethods
14 13 (2.05%) SAP
15 11 (1.73%) Citrix
16 10 (1.57%) Adobe
17 8 (1.26%) BMC
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