The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Portal skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 867 841 858
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +17
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Portal 50 42 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.038% 0.052%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.20% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 35 53
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £35,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.37% +1.50%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25137 23188 25082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.72% 20.88% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20671 19507 21871
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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

WebSphere Portal
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Portal Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Portal
Salary Trend

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

WebSphere Portal Salary Trend in the UK

WebSphere Portal
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

WebSphere Portal Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Portal
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -32 39 £55,000 -24.13% 1
South East +6 25 £55,000 -31.25%
West Sussex - 19 £60,000 -
Gatwick - 19 £60,000 -
Scotland -17 11 - - 1
Edinburgh -23 11 - -
London -61 7 £60,000 -14.28%
Yorkshire - 5 £60,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 4 £55,000 -
Leeds - 4 £60,000 -
Bracknell - 4 £55,000 -
Dorking - 2 £42,500 -
Surrey - 2 £42,500 -
City of London -24 1 £47,500 -36.66%
North West - 1 £55,000 -
South West - 1 £32,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £32,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £55,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 - 1
Swindon - 1 £32,500 -

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSphere Portal 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 Portal.

1 78 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 60 (76.92%) IBM
3 58 (74.36%) WebSphere Application Server
4 54 (69.23%) WebSphere Process Server
5 39 (50.00%) Java
6 36 (46.15%) J2EE
6 36 (46.15%) DB2
7 35 (44.87%) XML
7 35 (44.87%) Eclipse
8 34 (43.59%) Project Management
8 34 (43.59%) Windows
9 31 (39.74%) FileNet
9 31 (39.74%) Finance
9 31 (39.74%) Lotus
10 29 (37.18%) JavaScript
11 27 (34.62%) JBoss
11 27 (34.62%) JSF
12 26 (33.33%) Web Services
13 25 (32.05%) SOAP
13 25 (32.05%) SQL
14 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
15 22 (28.21%) Dojo
16 21 (26.92%) JRules
16 21 (26.92%) JAX-RPC
16 21 (26.92%) ILOG
16 21 (26.92%) IBM Notes
16 21 (26.92%) XSL
16 21 (26.92%) XSLT
16 21 (26.92%) Unit Testing
16 21 (26.92%) DataPower

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSphere Portal 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 Portal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 78 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 58 (74.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 54 (69.23%) WebSphere Process Server
4 31 (39.74%) FileNet
5 21 (26.92%) IBM Notes
6 15 (19.23%) IBM Connections
7 10 (12.82%) Quickr
8 6 (7.69%) WebLogic
8 6 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
9 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
10 3 (3.85%) Liferay
11 2 (2.56%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (2.56%) OpenROAD
12 1 (1.28%) Documentum
12 1 (1.28%) CMS
12 1 (1.28%) LiveLink
12 1 (1.28%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (1.28%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (1.28%) Alfresco
Applications
1 20 (25.64%) MS Office
2 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (3.85%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) SSL
2 9 (11.54%) LDAP
3 6 (7.69%) HTTP
3 6 (7.69%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (46.15%) DB2
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.56%) Ingres
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.28%) DTS
5 1 (1.28%) Informix
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (44.87%) Eclipse
2 21 (26.92%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (7.69%) Maven
4 5 (6.41%) Rational Performance Tester
5 2 (2.56%) Subversion
6 1 (1.28%) Ant
6 1 (1.28%) Build Forge
General
1 31 (39.74%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Banking
3 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 33 (42.31%) Developer
2 18 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 17 (21.79%) Administrator
4 14 (17.95%) Analyst
5 12 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 12 (15.38%) WebSphere Administrator
6 11 (14.10%) WebSphere Specialist
7 10 (12.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 9 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 9 (11.54%) Java Developer
8 9 (11.54%) Senior Applications Developer
8 9 (11.54%) Support Specialist
8 9 (11.54%) Applications Developer
9 5 (6.41%) WebSphere Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Server Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.85%) Consultant
11 3 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
12 2 (2.56%) Java Consultant
12 2 (2.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (46.15%) J2EE
2 35 (44.87%) XML
3 27 (34.62%) JSF
4 26 (33.33%) Web Services
5 25 (32.05%) SOAP
6 22 (28.21%) Dojo
7 21 (26.92%) JRules
7 21 (26.92%) JAX-RPC
7 21 (26.92%) XSL
7 21 (26.92%) XSLT
8 18 (23.08%) HTML
9 16 (20.51%) Spring
10 14 (17.95%) WebSphere MQ
10 14 (17.95%) Ajax
11 13 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 8 (10.26%) Hibernate
13 6 (7.69%) .NET
14 5 (6.41%) Struts
15 4 (5.13%) REST
15 4 (5.13%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.92%) DataPower
2 5 (6.41%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.28%) Clustering
3 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.28%) Open Source
3 1 (1.28%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.59%) Windows
2 9 (11.54%) UNIX
3 7 (8.97%) Linux
4 6 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (43.59%) Project Management
2 21 (26.92%) Unit Testing
3 12 (15.38%) Software Deployment
4 11 (14.10%) SOA
5 9 (11.54%) ITIL
5 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.41%) Performance Management
7 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.13%) RAD
9 2 (2.56%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.56%) Content Management
9 2 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.56%) MVC
10 1 (1.28%) ERP
10 1 (1.28%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (1.28%) Migration
10 1 (1.28%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.28%) SAP ESA
10 1 (1.28%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (50.00%) Java
2 29 (37.18%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.05%) SQL
4 10 (12.82%) Jython
5 9 (11.54%) Python
6 2 (2.56%) C#
7 1 (1.28%) Perl
7 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) IBM Certification
1 1 (1.28%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Tivoli
1 5 (6.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 60 (76.92%) IBM
2 31 (39.74%) Lotus
3 27 (34.62%) JBoss
4 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 21 (26.92%) ILOG
6 16 (20.51%) Cognos
7 10 (12.82%) Oracle
8 6 (7.69%) MKS
9 1 (1.28%) Vignette
9 1 (1.28%) SAP
9 1 (1.28%) Adobe
9 1 (1.28%) FatWire
9 1 (1.28%) Open Text
9 1 (1.28%) SEEBURGER