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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 49 51 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 15 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.08% 4.11% 4.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.42% 15.34% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
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
144 163 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 29.57% 26.77% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 94 123 39
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 50 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 44 (88.00%) Linux
3 43 (86.00%) SQL
4 41 (82.00%) Java
5 40 (80.00%) IBM
6 37 (74.00%) Oracle
7 34 (68.00%) Windows
8 33 (66.00%) AIX
9 29 (58.00%) UNIX
9 29 (58.00%) DB2
10 25 (50.00%) J2EE
10 25 (50.00%) Perl
10 25 (50.00%) Solaris
10 25 (50.00%) JDBC
10 25 (50.00%) Tomcat
11 22 (44.00%) MVC
11 22 (44.00%) JSP
11 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
11 22 (44.00%) IIS
12 21 (42.00%) HTTP
13 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
13 20 (40.00%) E-Commerce
13 20 (40.00%) Problem Management
14 18 (36.00%) Bash Shell
15 17 (34.00%) Retail
15 17 (34.00%) Apache
15 17 (34.00%) HTML
15 17 (34.00%) CSS
16 16 (32.00%) EJB
16 16 (32.00%) Servlets

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 50 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 25 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 22 (44.00%) IIS
4 17 (34.00%) Apache
5 14 (28.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 10 (20.00%) Apache ServiceMix
7 8 (16.00%) JBoss
7 8 (16.00%) MQSeries
8 7 (14.00%) Drupal
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Office
2 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Maximo
2 7 (14.00%) CA PPM
2 7 (14.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.00%) HTTP
2 16 (32.00%) Internet
3 12 (24.00%) FTP
4 7 (14.00%) HTTPS
4 7 (14.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (58.00%) DB2
2 11 (22.00%) MySQL
2 11 (22.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Subversion
2 9 (18.00%) Rational Application Developer
3 7 (14.00%) SoapUI
3 7 (14.00%) Maven
3 7 (14.00%) LoadRunner
3 7 (14.00%) JMeter
4 6 (12.00%) JUnit
4 6 (12.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.00%) Firebug
General
1 17 (34.00%) Retail
2 16 (32.00%) Finance
3 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 7 (14.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Analyst
2 20 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 13 (26.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Developer
4 12 (24.00%) Consultant
4 12 (24.00%) Operations Analyst
4 12 (24.00%) Operations Support Analyst
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Support Consultant
6 6 (12.00%) Java Consultant
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (6.00%) Systems Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Architect
8 3 (6.00%) WebSphere Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Performance Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Tester
9 2 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) J2EE
1 25 (50.00%) JDBC
2 22 (44.00%) JSP
3 17 (34.00%) HTML
3 17 (34.00%) CSS
4 16 (32.00%) EJB
4 16 (32.00%) Servlets
5 13 (26.00%) Struts
5 13 (26.00%) Web Services
5 13 (26.00%) XML
5 13 (26.00%) Spring
5 13 (26.00%) Spring MVC
6 12 (24.00%) XHTML
7 11 (22.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (16.00%) Middleware
9 7 (14.00%) Hibernate
9 7 (14.00%) jQuery
9 7 (14.00%) RESTful
9 7 (14.00%) JSF
9 7 (14.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Client/Server
1 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (88.00%) Linux
2 34 (68.00%) Windows
3 33 (66.00%) AIX
4 29 (58.00%) UNIX
5 25 (50.00%) Solaris
6 8 (16.00%) Windows XP
6 8 (16.00%) Windows 7
7 7 (14.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) MVC
2 20 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 20 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 12 (24.00%) ITIL
4 8 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (16.00%) Asset Management
4 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (16.00%) Data Protection
4 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (16.00%) Capacity Management
5 7 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (14.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (14.00%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
5 7 (14.00%) Test Planning
5 7 (14.00%) Performance Testing
5 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
5 7 (14.00%) Project Management
5 7 (14.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) SQL
2 41 (82.00%) Java
3 25 (50.00%) Perl
4 22 (44.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (36.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (14.00%) PHP
6 7 (14.00%) PL/SQL
6 7 (14.00%) C
6 7 (14.00%) C++
6 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (14.00%) AWK
6 7 (14.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Sun Certification
2 7 (14.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 40 (80.00%) IBM
2 37 (74.00%) Oracle
3 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (26.00%) Sun
5 7 (14.00%) VMware