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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 54 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 19 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.19% 6.63% 8.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.31% 23.36% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Average salary £82,500 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
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
168 107 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 28.24% 28.38% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 115 75 58
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £33,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 30 October 2014.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in Watford

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 62 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 60 (96.77%) Java
3 58 (93.55%) J2EE
4 55 (88.71%) E-Commerce
4 55 (88.71%) Retail
5 54 (87.10%) Finance
5 54 (87.10%) IBM
6 52 (83.87%) SQL
7 51 (82.26%) UNIX
8 48 (77.42%) Linux
8 48 (77.42%) DB2
9 46 (74.19%) Oracle
10 43 (69.35%) Solaris
11 40 (64.52%) HTTP
11 40 (64.52%) IBM HTTP Server
12 39 (62.90%) Tomcat
12 39 (62.90%) JDBC
12 39 (62.90%) IIS
13 37 (59.68%) Windows
13 37 (59.68%) Manufacturing
14 34 (54.84%) AIX
15 32 (51.61%) Perl
15 32 (51.61%) MQSeries
15 32 (51.61%) Middleware
15 32 (51.61%) Bash Shell
16 29 (46.77%) HTML
16 29 (46.77%) JavaScript
16 29 (46.77%) JSP
17 26 (41.94%) MS Office
17 26 (41.94%) Microsoft

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 62 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 40 (64.52%) IBM HTTP Server
3 39 (62.90%) IIS
3 39 (62.90%) Tomcat
4 32 (51.61%) MQSeries
5 7 (11.29%) WebLogic
5 7 (11.29%) Apache
5 7 (11.29%) iPlanet
6 6 (9.68%) GlassFish
6 6 (9.68%) JBoss
7 5 (8.06%) Tuxedo
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (4.84%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 26 (41.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 40 (64.52%) HTTP
2 26 (41.94%) FTP
3 22 (35.48%) Internet
4 6 (9.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (77.42%) DB2
2 6 (9.68%) RDBMS
2 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Rational Application Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Subversion
2 13 (20.97%) JUnit
2 13 (20.97%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Eclipse
3 6 (9.68%) Log4j
3 6 (9.68%) Ant
General
1 55 (88.71%) Retail
2 54 (87.10%) Finance
3 37 (59.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Analyst
2 25 (40.32%) Support Analyst
2 25 (40.32%) Operations Analyst
2 25 (40.32%) Operations Support Analyst
3 19 (30.65%) Consultant
4 13 (20.97%) Developer
4 13 (20.97%) Architect
4 13 (20.97%) Java Developer
5 9 (14.52%) WebSphere Consultant
6 8 (12.90%) Systems Architect
6 8 (12.90%) Senior Consultant
7 7 (11.29%) Junior
7 7 (11.29%) Junior Analyst
7 7 (11.29%) Junior Support Analyst
7 7 (11.29%) Senior Architect
8 5 (8.06%) Support Consultant
8 5 (8.06%) Middleware Consultant
8 5 (8.06%) Middleware Architect
8 5 (8.06%) Java Consultant
9 4 (6.45%) Senior Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (93.55%) J2EE
2 39 (62.90%) JDBC
3 32 (51.61%) Middleware
4 29 (46.77%) JSP
4 29 (46.77%) HTML
5 23 (37.10%) CSS
6 22 (35.48%) EJB
6 22 (35.48%) Servlets
7 21 (33.87%) XHTML
8 13 (20.97%) JMS
8 13 (20.97%) XML
8 13 (20.97%) Struts
8 13 (20.97%) JSTL
9 6 (9.68%) XSLT
9 6 (9.68%) XMLBeans
9 6 (9.68%) Ajax
10 5 (8.06%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (8.06%) .NET
10 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 2 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Web 2.0
1 6 (9.68%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 51 (82.26%) UNIX
2 48 (77.42%) Linux
3 43 (69.35%) Solaris
4 37 (59.68%) Windows
5 34 (54.84%) AIX
6 6 (9.68%) HPUX
7 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.45%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (88.71%) E-Commerce
2 23 (37.10%) MVC
3 22 (35.48%) Problem Management
4 21 (33.87%) ITIL
5 14 (22.58%) UML
6 13 (20.97%) Content Management
6 13 (20.97%) RAD
7 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (11.29%) Web Development
8 6 (9.68%) OO
9 4 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.61%) Load Balancing
11 1 (1.61%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (1.61%) Migration
11 1 (1.61%) Programme Management
11 1 (1.61%) Data Modelling
11 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 60 (96.77%) Java
2 52 (83.87%) SQL
3 32 (51.61%) Perl
3 32 (51.61%) Bash Shell
4 29 (46.77%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.68%) XPath
6 5 (8.06%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Tivoli
1 5 (8.06%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 54 (87.10%) IBM
2 46 (74.19%) Oracle
3 26 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.29%) Sun
5 6 (9.68%) Interwoven
5 6 (9.68%) ATG
5 6 (9.68%) Blue Martini
5 6 (9.68%) Elastic Path
6 5 (8.06%) BMC
6 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
6 5 (8.06%) NetIQ
7 4 (6.45%) hybris
8 2 (3.23%) SAP
9 1 (1.61%) Sybase
9 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
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