The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Process 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 Process Server over the 3 months to 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
Rank 847 812 786
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -26
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 49 57 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.052% 0.081%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.20% 0.26% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 87
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £66,250 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +35.89%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24495 22155 23650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.00% 20.31% 20.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20364 18809 20409
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%

WebSphere Process Server
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebSphere Process Server Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Process Server
Salary Trend

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

WebSphere Process Server Salary Trend in the UK

WebSphere Process Server
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Process Server over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 within the UK.

WebSphere Process Server Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Process Server
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Process Server within the UK over the 3 months to 11 July 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 -19 46 £67,500 -
London -24 36 £67,500 +22.72%
City of London +21 25 £67,500 -10.00%
South East -15 8 £67,500 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £68,750 -
Kidlington - 4 £71,250 -
Scotland -17 3 - - 1
Edinburgh -18 3 - - 1
North West +3 2 - -
Manchester +1 2 - -
Oxford - 2 £68,750 -
Dorking - 2 £42,500 -
Surrey - 2 £42,500 -

WebSphere Process Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSphere Process 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 Process Server.

1 144 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 93 (64.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 79 (54.86%) IBM
4 75 (52.08%) Oracle
5 74 (51.39%) Finance
6 72 (50.00%) Java
7 57 (39.58%) SQL
7 57 (39.58%) Linux
8 49 (34.03%) WebSphere Portal
9 47 (32.64%) Windows
9 47 (32.64%) J2EE
10 45 (31.25%) XML
11 43 (29.86%) Middleware
12 42 (29.17%) Banking
13 41 (28.47%) Web Services
13 41 (28.47%) Oracle Database
14 39 (27.08%) Red Hat
15 37 (25.69%) WebSphere MQ
15 37 (25.69%) SOA
16 36 (25.00%) SWIFT
17 35 (24.31%) DataPower
17 35 (24.31%) JSF
18 34 (23.61%) SOAP
19 33 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 32 (22.22%) Dojo
21 31 (21.53%) Eclipse
22 30 (20.83%) JBoss
23 28 (19.44%) DB2
23 28 (19.44%) FileNet
24 26 (18.06%) JavaScript

WebSphere Process Server
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSphere Process 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 Process Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 144 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 93 (64.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 49 (34.03%) WebSphere Portal
4 28 (19.44%) FileNet
5 25 (17.36%) BizTalk Server
5 25 (17.36%) WebLogic Portal
5 25 (17.36%) WebLogic Integration
5 25 (17.36%) WebLogic
6 19 (13.19%) IBM Notes
7 18 (12.50%) AquaLogic
7 18 (12.50%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 11 (7.64%) Apache
9 7 (4.86%) GlassFish
10 6 (4.17%) Quickr
11 5 (3.47%) IBM Connections
12 4 (2.78%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 19 (13.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (17.36%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (12.50%) AquaLogic BPM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.81%) SSL
2 8 (5.56%) HTTP
3 7 (4.86%) Intranet
3 7 (4.86%) Internet
4 5 (3.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (28.47%) Oracle Database
2 28 (19.44%) DB2
3 7 (4.86%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.86%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (3.47%) Big Data
6 4 (2.78%) MySQL
7 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 31 (21.53%) Eclipse
2 23 (15.97%) Rational Application Developer
3 4 (2.78%) ClearCase
3 4 (2.78%) ClearQuest
4 3 (2.08%) Maven
4 3 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.08%) JUnit
5 1 (0.69%) Ant
5 1 (0.69%) Build Forge
General
1 74 (51.39%) Finance
2 42 (29.17%) Banking
3 8 (5.56%) Advertising
4 7 (4.86%) Multimedia
5 5 (3.47%) French Language
5 5 (3.47%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.47%) Spanish Language
6 3 (2.08%) Japanese Language
6 3 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (23.61%) Developer
1 34 (23.61%) Analyst
1 34 (23.61%) Support Analyst
2 33 (22.92%) Applications Support
3 19 (13.19%) Senior Developer
3 19 (13.19%) Architect
3 19 (13.19%) Applications Support Analyst
4 18 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 17 (11.81%) WebSphere Administrator
6 14 (9.72%) Administrator
7 13 (9.03%) Support Specialist
8 12 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 11 (7.64%) WebSphere Specialist
10 10 (6.94%) WebSphere Engineer
11 9 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
11 9 (6.25%) Applications Developer
12 8 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
12 8 (5.56%) Applications Support Specialist
13 6 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 6 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (32.64%) J2EE
2 45 (31.25%) XML
3 43 (29.86%) Middleware
4 41 (28.47%) Web Services
5 37 (25.69%) WebSphere MQ
6 35 (24.31%) JSF
7 34 (23.61%) SOAP
8 32 (22.22%) Dojo
9 26 (18.06%) Spring
10 25 (17.36%) Oracle Fusion
11 23 (15.97%) JRules
11 23 (15.97%) JAX-RPC
11 23 (15.97%) HTML
11 23 (15.97%) XSL
11 23 (15.97%) XSLT
12 22 (15.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 17 (11.81%) EJB
14 14 (9.72%) JSP
14 14 (9.72%) JMS
14 14 (9.72%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 36 (25.00%) SWIFT
2 35 (24.31%) DataPower
3 22 (15.28%) Open Source
4 16 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (6.94%) Mainframe
6 7 (4.86%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (4.86%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 57 (39.58%) Linux
2 47 (32.64%) Windows
3 33 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (11.11%) AIX
5 12 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (25.69%) SOA
2 24 (16.67%) Project Management
3 23 (15.97%) Unit Testing
4 21 (14.58%) Software Engineering
5 19 (13.19%) Workflow
6 18 (12.50%) RUP
6 18 (12.50%) ERP
7 17 (11.81%) Unified Process
7 17 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (11.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (11.11%) Change Management
9 14 (9.72%) UML
9 14 (9.72%) Software Deployment
10 13 (9.03%) TDD
11 11 (7.64%) Service Management
11 11 (7.64%) Release Management
12 9 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
13 8 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 72 (50.00%) Java
2 57 (39.58%) SQL
3 26 (18.06%) JavaScript
4 9 (6.25%) Jython
5 7 (4.86%) PL/SQL
6 5 (3.47%) C
6 5 (3.47%) Python
7 4 (2.78%) Perl
8 3 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (6.94%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.56%) Degree
2 8 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.39%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.69%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.39%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 23 (15.97%) Tivoli
1 23 (15.97%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 79 (54.86%) IBM
2 75 (52.08%) Oracle
3 39 (27.08%) Red Hat
4 30 (20.83%) JBoss
5 25 (17.36%) Lotus
6 23 (15.97%) ILOG
7 19 (13.19%) Microsoft
8 9 (6.25%) Fundtech
9 7 (4.86%) Kony
10 5 (3.47%) Cognos
11 4 (2.78%) Chordiant
12 3 (2.08%) Software AG