The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Architect
Rank 912 926 920
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Architect 23 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.010% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.011% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 12
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £58,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £72,500 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

WebSphere Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WebSphere Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Architect within the UK.

WebSphere Architect Salary Trend in the UK

WebSphere Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Architect over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 within the UK.

WebSphere Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Architect
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 10 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
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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 +32 23 £70,000 +7.69%
London +20 17 £80,000 +23.07%
Watford +10 4 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire +4 4 £65,000 -
East of England -1 4 £65,000 -
City of London - 1 £85,000 -

WebSphere Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited WebSphere Architect in their job title 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 with WebSphere Architect in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 21 (60.00%) Oracle
3 16 (45.71%) E-Commerce
3 16 (45.71%) IBM
4 14 (40.00%) MuleSoft
5 12 (34.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (34.29%) J2EE
5 12 (34.29%) Talend Open Studio
5 12 (34.29%) Talend
5 12 (34.29%) WSO2
6 11 (31.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 10 (28.57%) SAP
7 10 (28.57%) NetWeaver
8 9 (25.71%) SOA
8 9 (25.71%) Java
8 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
9 8 (22.86%) SaaS
9 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
9 8 (22.86%) OO
9 8 (22.86%) TIBCO
9 8 (22.86%) ATG
10 7 (20.00%) OOP
10 7 (20.00%) Content Management
10 7 (20.00%) iPad
10 7 (20.00%) Demandware
11 6 (17.14%) Mule
11 6 (17.14%) Linux
11 6 (17.14%) webMethods
12 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 5 (14.29%) HTML

WebSphere Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited WebSphere Architect in their job title 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 with WebSphere Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (34.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (28.57%) NetWeaver
4 6 (17.14%) Mule
5 4 (11.43%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) AMQP
2 2 (5.71%) Multicast
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) DB2
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (14.29%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
1 4 (11.43%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) J2EE
2 11 (31.43%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (14.29%) CSS
3 5 (14.29%) EJB
3 5 (14.29%) HTML
3 5 (14.29%) Web Services
4 4 (11.43%) .NET
4 4 (11.43%) JSP
4 4 (11.43%) Servlets
5 3 (8.57%) RESTful
6 2 (5.71%) Middleware
6 2 (5.71%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (5.71%) Ultra Messaging
6 2 (5.71%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (5.71%) XML
7 1 (2.86%) Ajax
7 1 (2.86%) Flash
7 1 (2.86%) JNDI
7 1 (2.86%) JSTL
7 1 (2.86%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) Unix
3 2 (5.71%) Solaris
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) E-Commerce
2 9 (25.71%) SOA
3 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
3 8 (22.86%) OO
4 7 (20.00%) Content Management
4 7 (20.00%) OOP
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) MVC
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (11.43%) UML
6 3 (8.57%) B2B
6 3 (8.57%) B2C
6 3 (8.57%) RUP
6 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.57%) Unified Process
7 2 (5.71%) Business Development
7 2 (5.71%) CRM
7 2 (5.71%) Logistics
7 2 (5.71%) Low Latency
7 2 (5.71%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) Java
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) C
3 2 (5.71%) C++
3 2 (5.71%) Perl
3 2 (5.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Oracle
2 16 (45.71%) IBM
3 14 (40.00%) MuleSoft
4 12 (34.29%) Talend
4 12 (34.29%) WSO2
5 10 (28.57%) SAP
6 8 (22.86%) ATG
6 8 (22.86%) TIBCO
7 7 (20.00%) Demandware
8 6 (17.14%) webMethods
9 3 (8.57%) Informatica
10 2 (5.71%) Apigee
10 2 (5.71%) Mashery
10 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.71%) Solace
11 1 (2.86%) hybris