The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 40 37 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 39 32 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.77% 6.07% 11.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.89% 18.60% 44.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 12
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £72,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +3.44%
WebSphere Application Server
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
135 172 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 23.44% 32.64% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 84 121 55
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,246
% change year-on-year
- +1.92%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Watford region.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Watford

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Watford region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in Watford

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing WebSphere Application 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 Application Server.

1 55 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 48 (87.27%) IBM
3 47 (85.45%) Oracle
3 47 (85.45%) Linux
4 46 (83.64%) Java
5 44 (80.00%) SQL
6 43 (78.18%) Windows
7 39 (70.91%) DB2
8 38 (69.09%) AIX
9 37 (67.27%) Tomcat
10 36 (65.45%) UNIX
11 35 (63.64%) MySQL
12 34 (61.82%) Perl
12 34 (61.82%) Apache
13 31 (56.36%) Solaris
13 31 (56.36%) JDBC
13 31 (56.36%) Bash Shell
13 31 (56.36%) Apache ServiceMix
14 27 (49.09%) CSS
14 27 (49.09%) HTML
15 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
15 25 (45.45%) JSP
15 25 (45.45%) MVC
16 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
17 22 (40.00%) Problem Management
18 21 (38.18%) XHTML
19 20 (36.36%) ITIL
20 18 (32.73%) IIS
20 18 (32.73%) MS Office
20 18 (32.73%) WebSphere MQ

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing WebSphere Application 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 37 (67.27%) Tomcat
3 34 (61.82%) Apache
4 31 (56.36%) Apache ServiceMix
5 18 (32.73%) IIS
6 13 (23.64%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (7.27%) JBoss
8 3 (5.45%) Drupal
9 1 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Maximo
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (5.45%) Magento
3 1 (1.82%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (32.73%) FTP
2 16 (29.09%) HTTP
3 15 (27.27%) Internet
4 3 (5.45%) MPLS
4 3 (5.45%) Firewall
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (5.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (70.91%) DB2
2 35 (63.64%) MySQL
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
3 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) Rational Application Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Subversion
2 13 (23.64%) JUnit
2 13 (23.64%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 13 (23.64%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.45%) LoadRunner
3 3 (5.45%) JMeter
4 2 (3.64%) Firebug
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 12 (21.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Analyst
2 22 (40.00%) Consultant
2 22 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 18 (32.73%) Operations Analyst
3 18 (32.73%) Operations Support Analyst
4 14 (25.45%) Support Consultant
5 13 (23.64%) Java Developer
5 13 (23.64%) Java Consultant
5 13 (23.64%) Developer
6 8 (14.55%) WebSphere Consultant
7 6 (10.91%) Architect
8 5 (9.09%) Applications Support
9 4 (7.27%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (7.27%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) Systems Architect
9 4 (7.27%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
10 3 (5.45%) Performance Analyst
11 1 (1.82%) Applications Support Consultant
11 1 (1.82%) IT Architect
11 1 (1.82%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) JDBC
2 27 (49.09%) HTML
2 27 (49.09%) CSS
3 25 (45.45%) JSP
4 21 (38.18%) XHTML
5 18 (32.73%) WebSphere MQ
6 16 (29.09%) J2EE
7 13 (23.64%) Struts
7 13 (23.64%) Web Services
7 13 (23.64%) XML
7 13 (23.64%) Spring
7 13 (23.64%) JSTL
7 13 (23.64%) Spring MVC
7 13 (23.64%) REST
7 13 (23.64%) JMS
8 12 (21.82%) Servlets
8 12 (21.82%) EJB
9 1 (1.82%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 47 (85.45%) Linux
2 43 (78.18%) Windows
3 38 (69.09%) AIX
4 36 (65.45%) UNIX
5 31 (56.36%) Solaris
6 5 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) MVC
2 22 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 20 (36.36%) ITIL
4 13 (23.64%) RAD
4 13 (23.64%) E-Commerce
4 13 (23.64%) Web Development
4 13 (23.64%) Content Management
4 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.27%) Data Protection
5 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.27%) Capacity Management
5 4 (7.27%) Asset Management
5 4 (7.27%) UML
5 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.27%) Service Management
5 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.45%) Performance Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Automated Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) Java
2 44 (80.00%) SQL
3 34 (61.82%) Perl
4 31 (56.36%) Bash Shell
5 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.45%) PHP
6 3 (5.45%) AWK
7 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Sun Certification
2 3 (5.45%) CISSP
3 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 48 (87.27%) IBM
2 47 (85.45%) Oracle
3 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
4 16 (29.09%) Sun
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.45%) VMware
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) Infor