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 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
Rank 239 191 166
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -25
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1416 1597 2040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.17% 1.44% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.63% 6.89% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1146 1634
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,783 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
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
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 18 April 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 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 -35 1288 £51,000 -4.22% 136
London -67 602 £60,000 - 69
South East -17 244 £50,000 -2.91% 22
City of London -8 146 £55,000 -8.33% 29
East of England -2 125 £45,000 -5.26% 10
Yorkshire -63 113 £40,000 -11.11% 15
Hertfordshire +18 80 £50,000 - 6
Scotland -32 77 £43,750 +5.42% 10
North West -8 74 £50,000 +25.00% 7
West Yorkshire -64 68 £40,000 -15.78% 7
Berkshire -29 62 £55,000 +10.00% 7
South West +26 58 £33,500 -8.84% 4
Surrey +15 54 £43,750 -6.91% 5
Buckinghamshire +23 50 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Edinburgh -16 45 £48,250 +16.26% 4
Manchester +18 43 £50,000 +22.69% 3
West Midlands +11 42 £43,000 -9.47% 3
Milton Keynes +21 39 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Bristol +27 38 £33,500 +3.07% 2
Hampshire -22 36 £40,000 -22.33% 2
Leeds -55 35 £60,000 +17.64% 4
Glasgow -23 32 £39,750 -5.35% 4
Bedfordshire +6 27 £43,000 +1.17%
Watford -29 27 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Birmingham +20 26 £47,500 -36.66% 1
East Midlands -16 26 £42,800 +7.00% 4
North Yorkshire -29 25 £38,000 +68.88% 2
Reading -9 23 £52,500 -19.23% 2
South Yorkshire +5 21 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Cheshire -20 21 £50,000 +25.00% 3

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1574 (54.35%) Java
2 1184 (40.88%) Oracle
3 1135 (39.19%) IBM
4 1067 (36.84%) Finance
5 895 (30.90%) J2EE
6 835 (28.83%) SQL
7 762 (26.31%) WebLogic
8 705 (24.34%) WebSphere Application Server
9 662 (22.86%) Linux
10 653 (22.55%) UNIX
11 629 (21.72%) JBoss
12 613 (21.17%) Middleware
13 605 (20.89%) XML
14 557 (19.23%) JavaScript
15 526 (18.16%) Windows
16 498 (17.20%) Tomcat
17 491 (16.95%) HTML
18 489 (16.89%) SQL Server
19 475 (16.40%) WebSphere MQ
20 458 (15.81%) Spring
21 450 (15.54%) Banking
22 447 (15.44%) Web Services
23 401 (13.85%) DB2
24 394 (13.60%) Hibernate
25 385 (13.29%) JSP
26 382 (13.19%) SOA
27 381 (13.16%) Relational Database
28 376 (12.98%) Degree
29 375 (12.95%) E-Commerce
30 370 (12.78%) Retail

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 762 (26.31%) WebLogic
2 705 (24.34%) WebSphere Application Server
3 498 (17.20%) Tomcat
4 249 (8.60%) Apache
5 196 (6.77%) MQSeries
6 187 (6.46%) WebSphere Process Server
7 186 (6.42%) IIS
8 114 (3.94%) SharePoint
9 78 (2.69%) WebSphere Portal
10 77 (2.66%) BizTalk Server
11 73 (2.52%) WebLogic Portal
12 65 (2.24%) GlassFish
13 56 (1.93%) FileNet
13 56 (1.93%) IBM HTTP Server
14 52 (1.80%) Drupal
15 43 (1.48%) SAS
16 41 (1.42%) WordPress
16 41 (1.42%) Jetty
16 41 (1.42%) WebLogic Integration
17 40 (1.38%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 107 (3.69%) MS Excel
2 83 (2.87%) MS Office
3 4 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.10%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.069%) MS Project
6 1 (0.035%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 71 (2.45%) Oracle BPM
2 39 (1.35%) Maximo
3 38 (1.31%) Magento
4 28 (0.97%) AquaLogic BPM
5 27 (0.93%) Fredhopper
6 24 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
7 17 (0.59%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
7 17 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
8 12 (0.41%) IntelliMatch
8 12 (0.41%) Markit EDM
9 10 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
9 10 (0.35%) Temenos T24
9 10 (0.35%) SunGard AvantGard
9 10 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
10 9 (0.31%) Google Analytics
11 7 (0.24%) Finacle
11 7 (0.24%) Summit
11 7 (0.24%) FLEXCUBE
11 7 (0.24%) RMDS
11 7 (0.24%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 38 (1.31%) SaaS
2 30 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (0.66%) IaaS
5 18 (0.62%) PaaS
6 16 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.14%) Basecamp
9 3 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.10%) Route 53
9 3 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.069%) GitHub
11 1 (0.035%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 255 (8.81%) HTTP
2 200 (6.91%) Internet
3 180 (6.22%) SSL
4 143 (4.94%) LDAP
5 140 (4.83%) TCP/IP
6 116 (4.01%) Firewall
7 115 (3.97%) SAN
8 109 (3.76%) WAN
9 105 (3.63%) LAN
9 105 (3.63%) DNS
10 83 (2.87%) SMTP
11 71 (2.45%) TACACS
12 69 (2.38%) EIGRP
12 69 (2.38%) IGRP
12 69 (2.38%) OSPF
12 69 (2.38%) BGP
13 47 (1.62%) FTP
14 33 (1.14%) DHCP
15 25 (0.86%) PBX
16 24 (0.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 489 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 401 (13.85%) DB2
3 381 (13.16%) Relational Database
4 307 (10.60%) Oracle Database
5 232 (8.01%) RDBMS
6 166 (5.73%) MySQL
7 96 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
8 84 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 75 (2.59%) Oracle Database 10g
10 74 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 48 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
12 42 (1.45%) Hadoop
13 40 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 34 (1.17%) Data Mining
14 34 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 28 (0.97%) Big Data
16 27 (0.93%) MongoDB
17 23 (0.79%) NoSQL
18 19 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
19 18 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 290 (10.01%) Eclipse
2 167 (5.77%) JUnit
3 155 (5.35%) Ant
4 131 (4.52%) Maven
5 108 (3.73%) Subversion
6 65 (2.24%) Rational Application Developer
7 60 (2.07%) ClearCase
8 55 (1.90%) Jenkins
9 49 (1.69%) ClearQuest
9 49 (1.69%) Hudson
10 41 (1.42%) Eclipse RCP
11 39 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 34 (1.17%) Git (software)
13 33 (1.14%) JIRA
14 29 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
15 28 (0.97%) PowerBuilder
15 28 (0.97%) MyEclipse
16 24 (0.83%) TeamCity
17 23 (0.79%) Visual Studio
18 22 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 1067 (36.84%) Finance
2 450 (15.54%) Banking
3 370 (12.78%) Retail
4 133 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 65 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 51 (1.76%) French Language
7 44 (1.52%) Financial Institution
8 42 (1.45%) Front Office
9 37 (1.28%) Advertising
10 35 (1.21%) Legal
11 32 (1.10%) Back Office
12 27 (0.93%) Marketing
13 24 (0.83%) Law
14 23 (0.79%) Investment Banking
14 23 (0.79%) Music Industry
15 16 (0.55%) Retail Banking
16 13 (0.45%) Multimedia
16 13 (0.45%) German Language
16 13 (0.45%) Automotive
17 8 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 790 (27.28%) Developer
2 568 (19.61%) Architect
3 485 (16.75%) Java Developer
4 390 (13.47%) Analyst
5 254 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
6 235 (8.11%) Consultant
7 217 (7.49%) Senior Developer
8 186 (6.42%) Applications Support
9 150 (5.18%) Support Analyst
10 148 (5.11%) Senior Java Developer
11 139 (4.80%) Administrator
12 101 (3.49%) Software Engineer
13 89 (3.07%) WebSphere Administrator
14 88 (3.04%) Programmer
15 87 (3.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
16 77 (2.66%) WebSphere Specialist
17 74 (2.56%) Java Software Engineer
18 72 (2.49%) Applications Support Analyst
19 71 (2.45%) Technical Architect
20 69 (2.38%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 895 (30.90%) J2EE
2 613 (21.17%) Middleware
3 605 (20.89%) XML
4 491 (16.95%) HTML
5 475 (16.40%) WebSphere MQ
6 458 (15.81%) Spring
7 447 (15.44%) Web Services
8 394 (13.60%) Hibernate
9 385 (13.29%) JSP
10 360 (12.43%) .NET
11 332 (11.46%) CSS
12 310 (10.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 278 (9.60%) Java EE
14 277 (9.56%) SOAP
15 243 (8.39%) JMS
16 234 (8.08%) Ajax
17 230 (7.94%) Servlets
18 203 (7.01%) Struts
19 200 (6.91%) jQuery
20 184 (6.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 174 (6.01%) Open Source
2 164 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 159 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 127 (4.39%) DataPower
5 107 (3.69%) Mainframe
6 106 (3.66%) Clustering
7 91 (3.14%) SWIFT
8 86 (2.97%) Management Information System
9 65 (2.24%) Mobile App
10 59 (2.04%) Client/Server
11 49 (1.69%) N-Tier
12 37 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
13 33 (1.14%) Replication
14 26 (0.90%) IVR
15 25 (0.86%) Online Banking
16 24 (0.83%) HACMP
17 20 (0.69%) PKI
18 15 (0.52%) iPad
18 15 (0.52%) Derivative
18 15 (0.52%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 662 (22.86%) Linux
2 653 (22.55%) UNIX
3 526 (18.16%) Windows
4 293 (10.12%) AIX
5 254 (8.77%) Solaris
6 149 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 60 (2.07%) zOS
8 26 (0.90%) Windows XP
8 26 (0.90%) SUSE
8 26 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 24 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (0.79%) Apple iOS
10 23 (0.79%) Android
11 19 (0.66%) Windows 7
12 15 (0.52%) Ubuntu
13 14 (0.48%) HPUX
14 11 (0.38%) Debian
15 9 (0.31%) MVS
16 7 (0.24%) CentOS
17 6 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (13.19%) SOA
2 375 (12.95%) E-Commerce
3 312 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
4 240 (8.29%) Software Engineering
5 223 (7.70%) Scrum
6 219 (7.56%) OO
7 209 (7.22%) ITIL
8 198 (6.84%) UML
9 186 (6.42%) Unit Testing
10 176 (6.08%) Project Management
11 166 (5.73%) TDD
12 151 (5.21%) MVC
13 141 (4.87%) Enterprise Architecture
14 139 (4.80%) Service Delivery
15 138 (4.77%) Workflow
16 123 (4.25%) Performance Tuning
17 117 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
18 110 (3.80%) Problem Management
18 110 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
19 104 (3.59%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1574 (54.35%) Java
2 835 (28.83%) SQL
3 557 (19.23%) JavaScript
4 189 (6.53%) Perl
5 169 (5.84%) PL/SQL
6 141 (4.87%) C#
7 119 (4.11%) PHP
8 113 (3.90%) Python
8 113 (3.90%) Shell Script
9 84 (2.90%) C
10 80 (2.76%) Bash Shell
11 54 (1.86%) Ruby
12 52 (1.80%) C++
13 34 (1.17%) Scala
14 33 (1.14%) PowerShell
15 32 (1.10%) VB
16 27 (0.93%) Groovy
16 27 (0.93%) COBOL
17 24 (0.83%) T-SQL
18 23 (0.79%) Jython
Qualifications
1 376 (12.98%) Degree
2 54 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 43 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
4 42 (1.45%) SC Cleared
5 15 (0.52%) LPIC
5 15 (0.52%) Linux+ Certification
5 15 (0.52%) RHCE
6 14 (0.48%) ISEB
7 13 (0.45%) ISTQB
7 13 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.38%) MCSE
9 9 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (0.28%) HND
10 8 (0.28%) Sun Certification
10 8 (0.28%) IBM Certification
10 8 (0.28%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.21%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.17%) CCNP
12 5 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 4 (0.14%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (4.39%) QA
2 46 (1.59%) SLA
3 22 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 12 (0.41%) ISO 8583
4 12 (0.41%) COBIT
5 9 (0.31%) HL7
6 8 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.14%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.10%) Dublin Core
8 3 (0.10%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.035%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 111 (3.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 32 (1.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 25 (0.86%) KVM
5 21 (0.73%) NFS
6 20 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
7 17 (0.59%) Xen
8 15 (0.52%) Postfix
8 15 (0.52%) Sendmail
9 14 (0.48%) Hyper-V
10 11 (0.38%) XenApp
10 11 (0.38%) vSphere
11 7 (0.24%) vCloud
12 6 (0.21%) SRDF
13 5 (0.17%) XenDesktop
13 5 (0.17%) UAG
14 4 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 3 (0.10%) Tivoli Directory Server
15 3 (0.10%) Samba
16 2 (0.069%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 113 (3.90%) Tivoli
2 71 (2.45%) CiscoWorks
2 71 (2.45%) HP NNM
3 43 (1.48%) Puppet
4 34 (1.17%) Control-M
5 29 (1.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 17 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 10 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 10 (0.35%) Data Guard
9 8 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
10 7 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Management
10 7 (0.24%) Oracle EDQ
10 7 (0.24%) OpenView
11 6 (0.21%) MOM
11 6 (0.21%) NetBackup
11 6 (0.21%) CA SiteMinder
11 6 (0.21%) WSUS
11 6 (0.21%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1184 (40.88%) Oracle
2 1135 (39.19%) IBM
3 629 (21.72%) JBoss
4 300 (10.36%) Microsoft
5 200 (6.91%) ATG
6 178 (6.15%) hybris
7 170 (5.87%) TIBCO
8 158 (5.46%) Red Hat
9 151 (5.21%) VMware
10 149 (5.15%) Cisco
11 135 (4.66%) HP
12 125 (4.32%) Demandware
13 106 (3.66%) SAP
14 90 (3.11%) Juniper
15 87 (3.00%) F5
16 68 (2.35%) Sybase
17 56 (1.93%) Google
18 55 (1.90%) EMC
19 54 (1.86%) ILOG
20 53 (1.83%) Sun
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + training
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £50505 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £DOE + excellentbenefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £78500 - £83500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £6000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £325 - £500 Per Day £325-£500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40885 - £50505 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 22,000 to £35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £29200 - £36100 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum £90-£100k + EXECUTIVE BENS
Posted: 2 days ago