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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 38 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 41 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.44% 7.35% 10.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.47% 22.16% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 6
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 £66,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
161 194 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 29.22% 33.16% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 88 131 37
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 July 2015.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in Watford

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 58 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 51 (87.93%) IBM
3 50 (86.21%) Oracle
3 50 (86.21%) Linux
4 47 (81.03%) SQL
5 46 (79.31%) Java
5 46 (79.31%) Windows
6 39 (67.24%) DB2
7 38 (65.52%) AIX
8 37 (63.79%) Tomcat
9 34 (58.62%) Apache
9 34 (58.62%) Perl
10 32 (55.17%) UNIX
11 31 (53.45%) MySQL
12 27 (46.55%) HTML
12 27 (46.55%) Solaris
12 27 (46.55%) CSS
12 27 (46.55%) JDBC
12 27 (46.55%) Bash Shell
12 27 (46.55%) Apache ServiceMix
13 25 (43.10%) MVC
13 25 (43.10%) JSP
13 25 (43.10%) JavaScript
14 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
14 22 (37.93%) Problem Management
15 21 (36.21%) XHTML
15 21 (36.21%) IIS
16 20 (34.48%) J2EE
16 20 (34.48%) HTTP
16 20 (34.48%) Sun

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 58 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 37 (63.79%) Tomcat
3 34 (58.62%) Apache
4 27 (46.55%) Apache ServiceMix
5 21 (36.21%) IIS
6 13 (22.41%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (13.79%) JBoss
8 7 (12.07%) Drupal
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Office
2 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Maximo
2 7 (12.07%) Magento
3 4 (6.90%) CA PPM
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 20 (34.48%) HTTP
2 19 (32.76%) Internet
3 14 (24.14%) FTP
4 7 (12.07%) HTTPS
5 3 (5.17%) MPLS
5 3 (5.17%) Firewall
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (67.24%) DB2
2 31 (53.45%) MySQL
3 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
3 11 (18.97%) Oracle Database
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) Rational Application Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Subversion
2 13 (22.41%) JUnit
2 13 (22.41%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 13 (22.41%) Eclipse
3 7 (12.07%) LoadRunner
3 7 (12.07%) JMeter
4 2 (3.45%) Firebug
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Analyst
2 22 (37.93%) Support Analyst
3 21 (36.21%) Consultant
4 14 (24.14%) Operations Analyst
4 14 (24.14%) Operations Support Analyst
5 13 (22.41%) Java Consultant
5 13 (22.41%) Developer
5 13 (22.41%) Support Consultant
5 13 (22.41%) Java Developer
6 8 (13.79%) WebSphere Consultant
7 6 (10.34%) Architect
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (6.90%) Systems Architect
8 4 (6.90%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.90%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
9 3 (5.17%) Performance Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Performance Tester
10 2 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) CSS
1 27 (46.55%) JDBC
1 27 (46.55%) HTML
2 25 (43.10%) JSP
3 21 (36.21%) XHTML
4 20 (34.48%) J2EE
5 14 (24.14%) WebSphere MQ
6 13 (22.41%) Spring
6 13 (22.41%) JSTL
6 13 (22.41%) Spring MVC
6 13 (22.41%) REST
6 13 (22.41%) JMS
6 13 (22.41%) Struts
6 13 (22.41%) Web Services
6 13 (22.41%) XML
7 12 (20.69%) Servlets
7 12 (20.69%) EJB
8 1 (1.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 50 (86.21%) Linux
2 46 (79.31%) Windows
3 38 (65.52%) AIX
4 32 (55.17%) UNIX
5 27 (46.55%) Solaris
6 8 (13.79%) Windows XP
6 8 (13.79%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) MVC
2 22 (37.93%) Problem Management
3 15 (25.86%) ITIL
3 15 (25.86%) E-Commerce
4 13 (22.41%) RAD
4 13 (22.41%) Web Development
4 13 (22.41%) Content Management
4 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (13.79%) Data Protection
5 8 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (13.79%) Capacity Management
5 8 (13.79%) Asset Management
5 8 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (13.79%) Configuration Management
6 7 (12.07%) Performance Testing
6 7 (12.07%) Automated Testing
6 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (12.07%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (12.07%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (12.07%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 47 (81.03%) SQL
2 46 (79.31%) Java
3 34 (58.62%) Perl
4 27 (46.55%) Bash Shell
5 25 (43.10%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.07%) PHP
6 7 (12.07%) AWK
7 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) Sun Certification
2 3 (5.17%) CISSP
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 51 (87.93%) IBM
2 50 (86.21%) Oracle
3 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 20 (34.48%) Sun
5 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.17%) VMware
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco