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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 39 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 34 43 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.53% 11.65% 20.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.77% 43.00% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 10
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 £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
172 100 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.01% 27.10% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 118 59 53
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £59,750
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 20 August 2014.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in Watford

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 59 (100.00%) Java
1 59 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 57 (96.61%) Finance
2 57 (96.61%) J2EE
3 55 (93.22%) E-Commerce
3 55 (93.22%) IBM
3 55 (93.22%) Retail
4 51 (86.44%) SQL
5 50 (84.75%) UNIX
6 48 (81.36%) Linux
6 48 (81.36%) DB2
7 46 (77.97%) Solaris
8 45 (76.27%) Oracle
9 44 (74.58%) Manufacturing
10 43 (72.88%) JDBC
11 41 (69.49%) IIS
11 41 (69.49%) Tomcat
11 41 (69.49%) HTTP
11 41 (69.49%) IBM HTTP Server
12 40 (67.80%) Windows
13 38 (64.41%) AIX
13 38 (64.41%) MQSeries
14 36 (61.02%) Middleware
15 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
15 32 (54.24%) FTP
15 32 (54.24%) MS Office
16 28 (47.46%) Bash Shell
16 28 (47.46%) Perl
17 23 (38.98%) HTML
17 23 (38.98%) JavaScript

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 59 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 41 (69.49%) IBM HTTP Server
2 41 (69.49%) IIS
2 41 (69.49%) Tomcat
3 38 (64.41%) MQSeries
4 4 (6.78%) iPlanet
4 4 (6.78%) Tuxedo
4 4 (6.78%) Apache
4 4 (6.78%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.78%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.39%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 32 (54.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 41 (69.49%) HTTP
2 32 (54.24%) FTP
3 18 (30.51%) Internet
4 4 (6.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (81.36%) DB2
2 6 (10.17%) RDBMS
2 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) JUnit
1 11 (18.64%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 11 (18.64%) Eclipse
1 11 (18.64%) Subversion
2 9 (15.25%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (10.17%) Ant
3 6 (10.17%) Log4j
General
1 57 (96.61%) Finance
2 55 (93.22%) Retail
3 44 (74.58%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (54.24%) Analyst
2 31 (52.54%) Support Analyst
2 31 (52.54%) Operations Analyst
2 31 (52.54%) Operations Support Analyst
3 17 (28.81%) Consultant
4 15 (25.42%) Junior Analyst
4 15 (25.42%) Junior Support Analyst
4 15 (25.42%) Junior
5 11 (18.64%) Developer
5 11 (18.64%) Java Developer
6 8 (13.56%) WebSphere Consultant
7 7 (11.86%) Architect
7 7 (11.86%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (8.47%) Support Consultant
8 5 (8.47%) Java Consultant
9 4 (6.78%) Systems Architect
9 4 (6.78%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
9 4 (6.78%) Middleware Consultant
10 3 (5.08%) Middleware Architect
11 2 (3.39%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (96.61%) J2EE
2 43 (72.88%) JDBC
3 36 (61.02%) Middleware
4 23 (38.98%) JSP
4 23 (38.98%) HTML
5 19 (32.20%) XHTML
6 18 (30.51%) EJB
6 18 (30.51%) Servlets
7 17 (28.81%) CSS
8 11 (18.64%) Struts
8 11 (18.64%) JMS
8 11 (18.64%) XML
8 11 (18.64%) JSTL
9 6 (10.17%) XSLT
9 6 (10.17%) XMLBeans
9 6 (10.17%) Ajax
10 4 (6.78%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (6.78%) .NET
10 4 (6.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 1 (1.69%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Web 2.0
2 4 (6.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 50 (84.75%) UNIX
2 48 (81.36%) Linux
3 46 (77.97%) Solaris
4 40 (67.80%) Windows
5 38 (64.41%) AIX
6 6 (10.17%) HPUX
7 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (93.22%) E-Commerce
2 19 (32.20%) Problem Management
3 18 (30.51%) ITIL
4 17 (28.81%) MVC
5 11 (18.64%) Content Management
5 11 (18.64%) RAD
6 10 (16.95%) UML
7 6 (10.17%) OO
8 5 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.47%) Web Development
9 3 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.69%) Load Balancing
11 1 (1.69%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (1.69%) Migration
11 1 (1.69%) Programme Management
11 1 (1.69%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.69%) Project Management
11 1 (1.69%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (86.44%) SQL
3 28 (47.46%) Perl
3 28 (47.46%) Bash Shell
4 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.17%) XPath
6 4 (6.78%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.08%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 55 (93.22%) IBM
2 45 (76.27%) Oracle
3 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.17%) Interwoven
4 6 (10.17%) ATG
4 6 (10.17%) Blue Martini
4 6 (10.17%) Elastic Path
5 5 (8.47%) Sun
6 4 (6.78%) JBoss
6 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.08%) NetIQ
7 3 (5.08%) BMC
8 2 (3.39%) SAP
9 1 (1.69%) Sybase
9 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
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