The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 243 222 152
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -70
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1342 1371 2120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.15% 1.26% 1.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.43% 6.25% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1008 1592
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24736 21951 24061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.11% 20.17% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 20439 18512 20654
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere
Salary Trend

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in the UK

WebSphere
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 -21 1238 £50,000 -4.76% 144
London -50 482 £60,000 -7.69% 67
South East -27 212 £50,000 +5.26% 15
East of England +48 176 £51,750 +3.50% 8
City of London -8 149 £62,500 -3.84% 27
Yorkshire -27 111 £40,000 -11.11% 13
Hertfordshire +13 109 £55,000 +4.76% 5
North West -7 97 £42,500 -10.52% 10
South West +28 77 £45,000 +5.88% 9
West Yorkshire -29 73 £42,500 -10.52% 11
Scotland +14 69 £45,000 +11.11% 7
Leeds -41 60 £50,000 - 3
Surrey +25 59 £45,000 -4.25% 3
Berkshire -11 55 £51,250 -6.81% 3
Watford -8 52 £52,500 - 3
East Midlands -23 48 £42,500 +6.25% 11
West Midlands -19 47 £43,000 +7.50% 9
Manchester +9 46 £43,750 -3.84% 3
Cheshire -12 40 £41,250 -14.94% 4
Bristol +12 38 £37,500 - 4
Hampshire -11 37 £51,000 -5.55% 5
Bedfordshire +22 36 £56,000 +31.76% 3
Edinburgh +2 32 £45,500 +30.00% 3
Oxfordshire +7 31 £57,500 +4.54%
Glasgow +1 31 £42,000 -2.32% 3
South Yorkshire +20 30 £34,500 - 2
Reading -4 29 £51,250 -21.15% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 27 £45,000 - 1
Sheffield +19 26 £34,250 - 2
Luton - 26 £57,000 -

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSphere 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.

1 1598 (58.97%) Java
2 1183 (43.65%) Oracle
3 990 (36.53%) IBM
4 987 (36.42%) SQL
5 958 (35.35%) Finance
6 831 (30.66%) J2EE
7 737 (27.20%) Linux
8 729 (26.90%) XML
9 703 (25.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 668 (24.65%) WebLogic
11 662 (24.43%) JBoss
12 635 (23.43%) UNIX
13 634 (23.39%) JavaScript
14 586 (21.62%) HTML
15 544 (20.07%) Tomcat
16 529 (19.52%) Spring
17 518 (19.11%) SQL Server
18 511 (18.86%) Windows
19 472 (17.42%) Web Services
20 464 (17.12%) Banking
21 425 (15.68%) Middleware
22 419 (15.46%) WebSphere MQ
22 419 (15.46%) E-Commerce
23 418 (15.42%) Relational Database
24 402 (14.83%) JSP
25 399 (14.72%) DB2
26 393 (14.50%) CSS
27 375 (13.84%) Hibernate
28 358 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
29 357 (13.17%) Retail

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSphere 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 703 (25.94%) WebSphere Application Server
2 668 (24.65%) WebLogic
3 544 (20.07%) Tomcat
4 279 (10.30%) Apache
5 217 (8.01%) IIS
6 166 (6.13%) MQSeries
7 123 (4.54%) WebSphere Process Server
8 100 (3.69%) BizTalk Server
9 89 (3.28%) GlassFish
10 76 (2.80%) SharePoint
11 75 (2.77%) IBM HTTP Server
12 60 (2.21%) WebSphere Portal
13 59 (2.18%) WebLogic Portal
14 50 (1.85%) FileNet
15 41 (1.51%) Commerce Server
16 38 (1.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 34 (1.25%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
18 29 (1.07%) IBM Notes
19 27 (1.00%) WordPress
20 26 (0.96%) Mule
Applications
1 87 (3.21%) MS Office
2 80 (2.95%) MS Excel
3 10 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.26%) MS Project
5 6 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.18%) SPSS
7 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.037%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.037%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 54 (1.99%) Magento
2 36 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
3 33 (1.22%) Fredhopper
4 27 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
5 24 (0.89%) Maximo
6 17 (0.63%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 16 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
8 15 (0.55%) RMDS
8 15 (0.55%) AquaLogic BPM
8 15 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
9 14 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
10 12 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
10 12 (0.44%) Tridion
10 12 (0.44%) IntelliMatch
11 11 (0.41%) Markit EDM
12 9 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
13 7 (0.26%) SunGard AvantGard
13 7 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
14 6 (0.22%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 45 (1.66%) SaaS
2 15 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
2 15 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.33%) IBM Blueworks
4 7 (0.26%) PaaS
5 6 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.22%) IaaS
6 5 (0.18%) Basecamp
7 4 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.15%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.15%) Route 53
8 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (0.074%) GitHub
9 2 (0.074%) IBM SmartCloud
10 1 (0.037%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 303 (11.18%) HTTP
2 196 (7.23%) Internet
3 151 (5.57%) SSL
4 131 (4.83%) TCP/IP
5 121 (4.46%) SAN
6 119 (4.39%) Firewall
7 113 (4.17%) LDAP
8 103 (3.80%) WAN
8 103 (3.80%) LAN
9 101 (3.73%) DNS
10 63 (2.32%) TACACS
10 63 (2.32%) SMTP
11 59 (2.18%) OSPF
11 59 (2.18%) BGP
11 59 (2.18%) EIGRP
11 59 (2.18%) IGRP
12 51 (1.88%) FTP
13 37 (1.37%) AMQP
14 27 (1.00%) NAS
15 26 (0.96%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 518 (19.11%) SQL Server
2 418 (15.42%) Relational Database
3 399 (14.72%) DB2
4 286 (10.55%) Oracle Database
5 253 (9.34%) RDBMS
6 201 (7.42%) MySQL
7 100 (3.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 89 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
9 87 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
10 79 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
11 71 (2.62%) SQL Server 2005
12 67 (2.47%) Big Data
13 58 (2.14%) Hadoop
14 42 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 36 (1.33%) Data Mining
16 35 (1.29%) NoSQL
17 32 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
18 27 (1.00%) MongoDB
19 23 (0.85%) Hazelcast
20 21 (0.77%) HBase
Development Applications
1 320 (11.81%) Eclipse
2 221 (8.15%) Maven
3 199 (7.34%) Ant
3 199 (7.34%) JUnit
4 163 (6.01%) Subversion
5 93 (3.43%) Jenkins
6 52 (1.92%) Eclipse RCP
7 50 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 48 (1.77%) Git (software)
8 48 (1.77%) Rational Application Developer
9 44 (1.62%) Selenium
10 43 (1.59%) Visual Studio
11 35 (1.29%) JIRA
12 33 (1.22%) Cucumber
13 27 (1.00%) MyEclipse
14 26 (0.96%) Hudson
15 24 (0.89%) JMeter
16 23 (0.85%) ClearCase
17 22 (0.81%) Gradle
18 21 (0.77%) NUnit
General
1 958 (35.35%) Finance
2 464 (17.12%) Banking
3 357 (13.17%) Retail
4 108 (3.99%) Telecoms
5 79 (2.92%) French Language
6 70 (2.58%) Manufacturing
7 63 (2.32%) Marketing
8 58 (2.14%) Back Office
9 54 (1.99%) Front Office
10 40 (1.48%) Investment Banking
11 31 (1.14%) Music Industry
12 30 (1.11%) Legal
13 27 (1.00%) Financial Institution
13 27 (1.00%) Automotive
14 22 (0.81%) Law
15 19 (0.70%) Advertising
16 16 (0.59%) Spanish Language
17 15 (0.55%) Retail Banking
18 14 (0.52%) German Language
19 12 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 825 (30.44%) Developer
2 523 (19.30%) Java Developer
3 435 (16.05%) Architect
4 382 (14.10%) Analyst
5 231 (8.52%) Consultant
6 210 (7.75%) Senior Developer
7 193 (7.12%) Solutions Architect
8 174 (6.42%) Applications Support
9 154 (5.68%) Support Analyst
10 140 (5.17%) Administrator
11 129 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
12 123 (4.54%) Software Engineer
13 106 (3.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 89 (3.28%) Java Software Engineer
15 83 (3.06%) Junior
16 82 (3.03%) Senior Architect
17 80 (2.95%) WebSphere Administrator
18 69 (2.55%) Applications Support Analyst
19 67 (2.47%) Lead Developer
20 64 (2.36%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 831 (30.66%) J2EE
2 729 (26.90%) XML
3 586 (21.62%) HTML
4 529 (19.52%) Spring
5 472 (17.42%) Web Services
6 425 (15.68%) Middleware
7 419 (15.46%) WebSphere MQ
8 402 (14.83%) JSP
9 393 (14.50%) CSS
10 375 (13.84%) Hibernate
11 317 (11.70%) .NET
12 302 (11.14%) Servlets
13 285 (10.52%) SOAP
14 276 (10.18%) JMS
15 268 (9.89%) Java EE
16 254 (9.37%) Ajax
17 232 (8.56%) XSLT
18 185 (6.83%) JDBC
19 184 (6.79%) jQuery
20 180 (6.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 180 (6.64%) Open Source
2 179 (6.61%) Computer Science
3 147 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
4 124 (4.58%) Clustering
5 108 (3.99%) SWIFT
6 81 (2.99%) DataPower
7 68 (2.51%) Management Information System
8 62 (2.29%) N-Tier
9 59 (2.18%) Mainframe
9 59 (2.18%) Replication
10 56 (2.07%) Client/Server
11 46 (1.70%) Mobile App
12 36 (1.33%) PKI
13 35 (1.29%) Inversion of Control
14 34 (1.25%) RIA
15 32 (1.18%) Symmetrix
16 31 (1.14%) iPad
17 26 (0.96%) iSeries
18 25 (0.92%) Data Integration
19 20 (0.74%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 737 (27.20%) Linux
2 635 (23.43%) UNIX
3 511 (18.86%) Windows
4 267 (9.85%) Solaris
5 226 (8.34%) AIX
6 175 (6.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 65 (2.40%) Android
8 42 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 41 (1.51%) Apple iOS
9 41 (1.51%) zOS
10 32 (1.18%) HPUX
11 29 (1.07%) SUSE
12 28 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (0.89%) Windows 7
14 22 (0.81%) Windows XP
15 14 (0.52%) MVS
16 11 (0.41%) OS/400
16 11 (0.41%) CentOS
16 11 (0.41%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (15.46%) E-Commerce
2 358 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
3 277 (10.22%) OO
4 275 (10.15%) SOA
5 266 (9.82%) Software Engineering
6 255 (9.41%) Scrum
7 244 (9.00%) UML
8 213 (7.86%) Project Management
9 205 (7.56%) ITIL
10 200 (7.38%) Unit Testing
11 180 (6.64%) TDD
12 152 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
13 151 (5.57%) MVC
14 141 (5.20%) Performance Tuning
15 119 (4.39%) ERP
16 112 (4.13%) Enterprise Architecture
17 108 (3.99%) Web Development
18 106 (3.91%) Problem Management
19 98 (3.62%) Content Management
20 95 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1598 (58.97%) Java
2 987 (36.42%) SQL
3 634 (23.39%) JavaScript
4 189 (6.97%) PL/SQL
5 176 (6.49%) Perl
6 142 (5.24%) C#
7 127 (4.69%) Shell Script
8 106 (3.91%) PHP
9 99 (3.65%) Python
10 83 (3.06%) C
11 79 (2.92%) Bash Shell
12 56 (2.07%) C++
13 49 (1.81%) Ruby
14 42 (1.55%) XPath
15 34 (1.25%) T-SQL
16 32 (1.18%) VBScript
17 30 (1.11%) Groovy
18 29 (1.07%) Korn
19 28 (1.03%) VB.NET
20 27 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 357 (13.17%) Degree
2 57 (2.10%) Security Cleared
3 44 (1.62%) SC Cleared
4 23 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 22 (0.81%) ISEB
6 17 (0.63%) DV Cleared
7 12 (0.44%) RHCE
8 11 (0.41%) Linux+ Certification
8 11 (0.41%) LPIC
9 10 (0.37%) Sun Certification
9 10 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.33%) MCSE
10 9 (0.33%) ISTQB
11 8 (0.30%) IBM Certification
12 7 (0.26%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.22%) PMP
13 6 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (7.05%) QA
2 27 (1.00%) ISO 9001
2 27 (1.00%) ISO 8583
3 25 (0.92%) SLA
4 10 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.26%) COBIT
6 4 (0.15%) Dublin Core
7 2 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.037%) HL7
8 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.037%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 126 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (2.51%) Active Directory
3 61 (2.25%) Oracle RAC
4 38 (1.40%) Hyper-V
5 29 (1.07%) KVM
6 28 (1.03%) NFS
7 20 (0.74%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 19 (0.70%) vSphere
9 16 (0.59%) Xen
10 14 (0.52%) SRDF
11 13 (0.48%) RHEV
12 11 (0.41%) Postfix
12 11 (0.41%) Sendmail
13 10 (0.37%) GPFS
14 9 (0.33%) XenApp
15 8 (0.30%) VMware ESX
16 6 (0.22%) XenDesktop
16 6 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
17 4 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
17 4 (0.15%) Samba
Systems Management
1 108 (3.99%) Tivoli
2 63 (2.32%) CiscoWorks
2 63 (2.32%) HP NNM
3 38 (1.40%) Puppet
4 35 (1.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 31 (1.14%) Data Guard
6 27 (1.00%) Control-M
7 18 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (0.44%) MOM
9 10 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 10 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (0.37%) Ansible
10 9 (0.33%) OpenView
10 9 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
11 8 (0.30%) Vagrant
12 7 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 6 (0.22%) NetBackup
13 6 (0.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 6 (0.22%) SCCM
14 5 (0.18%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 1183 (43.65%) Oracle
2 990 (36.53%) IBM
3 662 (24.43%) JBoss
4 304 (11.22%) Microsoft
5 241 (8.89%) ATG
6 217 (8.01%) Red Hat
7 207 (7.64%) hybris
8 155 (5.72%) Cisco
9 154 (5.68%) TIBCO
10 149 (5.50%) VMware
11 148 (5.46%) Demandware
12 140 (5.17%) HP
13 128 (4.72%) SAP
14 105 (3.87%) F5
15 94 (3.47%) Sybase
16 78 (2.88%) Juniper
17 77 (2.84%) EMC
18 59 (2.18%) Google
19 45 (1.66%) Endeca
20 44 (1.62%) webMethods
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
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Salary: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
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Salary: £35k - £45k + bonus (10%) + benefits (Pension, healthcare, life assura
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Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 7% Pension, 25 days, Healthcare
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London
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20%Bonus+HC+Pension
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City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
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City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago