The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Developer
Rank 872 873 882
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 22 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.006% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.007% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 14
Average salary £65,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -11.11%

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
108241 101899 112522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.25% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87515 84514 96083
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebSphere Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Developer
Salary Trend

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

WebSphere Developer Salary Trend in the UK

WebSphere Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Developer over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 within the UK.

WebSphere Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Developer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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 -36 22 £65,000 +52.94% 2
London -6 9 £67,500 +22.72% 1
East Midlands -5 6 £65,000 +62.50%
North West - 6 £55,000 - 1
Nottingham - 6 £65,000 -
Cheshire - 6 £55,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £65,000 -
Crewe - 5 £55,000 -
City of London +13 1 - -
South East - 1 £42,500 -
Surrey - 1 £42,500 -
Whyteleafe - 1 £42,500 -

WebSphere Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited WebSphere Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 34 (89.47%) Java
3 31 (81.58%) IBM
4 20 (52.63%) SQL
4 20 (52.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 17 (44.74%) DB2
6 16 (42.11%) UNIX
7 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
7 10 (26.32%) XML
8 9 (23.68%) WebSphere MQ
8 9 (23.68%) JSP
8 9 (23.68%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (23.68%) J2EE
8 9 (23.68%) UML
9 8 (21.05%) Web Services
10 7 (18.42%) XHTML
10 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
10 7 (18.42%) HTML
10 7 (18.42%) EJB
10 7 (18.42%) CSS
10 7 (18.42%) JDBC
10 7 (18.42%) Servlets
10 7 (18.42%) Struts
10 7 (18.42%) MVC
10 7 (18.42%) Finance
10 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
10 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
10 7 (18.42%) Ajax
11 6 (15.79%) Apache Solr
11 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration

WebSphere Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited WebSphere Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 38 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (23.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (15.79%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 3 (7.89%) FTP
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) DB2
2 7 (18.42%) RDBMS
2 7 (18.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Ant
1 6 (15.79%) JUnit
1 6 (15.79%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 6 (15.79%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 10 (26.32%) XML
3 9 (23.68%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (23.68%) J2EE
3 9 (23.68%) JSP
4 8 (21.05%) Web Services
5 7 (18.42%) HTML
5 7 (18.42%) Servlets
5 7 (18.42%) Struts
5 7 (18.42%) EJB
5 7 (18.42%) CSS
5 7 (18.42%) JDBC
5 7 (18.42%) Ajax
5 7 (18.42%) XHTML
6 4 (10.53%) Middleware
7 3 (7.89%) JMS
8 1 (2.63%) XML Schema
8 1 (2.63%) XSLT
8 1 (2.63%) Spring
8 1 (2.63%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) DataPower
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.63%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) UNIX
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
2 9 (23.68%) UML
3 7 (18.42%) MVC
4 6 (15.79%) Project Management
4 6 (15.79%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) RAD
4 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
4 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 4 (10.53%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) SOA
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.63%) Change Management
8 1 (2.63%) TDD
8 1 (2.63%) Use Case
8 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.63%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) Java
2 20 (52.63%) SQL
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.16%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (81.58%) IBM
2 2 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle