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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 46 54 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 18 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.31% 3.33% 6.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.40% 13.38% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £42,500 £80,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.87% +68.42%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
173 142 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 31.86% 24.87% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 129 118 55
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 £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4 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 55 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 47 (85.45%) Linux
3 46 (83.64%) Java
3 46 (83.64%) SQL
4 41 (74.55%) IBM
5 37 (67.27%) Oracle
6 35 (63.64%) AIX
7 33 (60.00%) Windows
8 32 (58.18%) UNIX
8 32 (58.18%) J2EE
9 29 (52.73%) DB2
10 27 (49.09%) JDBC
10 27 (49.09%) Solaris
11 26 (47.27%) E-Commerce
12 25 (45.45%) JSP
12 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
12 25 (45.45%) MVC
13 24 (43.64%) Retail
13 24 (43.64%) Perl
13 24 (43.64%) Tomcat
14 23 (41.82%) IIS
15 22 (40.00%) Servlets
15 22 (40.00%) EJB
15 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
15 22 (40.00%) HTTP
15 22 (40.00%) Finance
15 22 (40.00%) Problem Management
16 19 (34.55%) Internet
17 17 (30.91%) CSS
17 17 (30.91%) HTML

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 55 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (43.64%) Tomcat
3 23 (41.82%) IIS
4 15 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
5 12 (21.82%) MQSeries
5 12 (21.82%) Apache
6 8 (14.55%) JBoss
7 7 (12.73%) Drupal
8 5 (9.09%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 14 (25.45%) MS Office
2 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Maximo
2 7 (12.73%) CA PPM
2 7 (12.73%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.00%) HTTP
2 19 (34.55%) Internet
3 14 (25.45%) FTP
4 10 (18.18%) IPv4
5 7 (12.73%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (52.73%) DB2
2 11 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
3 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (14.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (10.91%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) Subversion
2 10 (18.18%) SoapUI
2 10 (18.18%) Maven
3 7 (12.73%) Rational Application Developer
3 7 (12.73%) JMeter
3 7 (12.73%) LoadRunner
4 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.45%) JUnit
5 2 (3.64%) Firebug
General
1 24 (43.64%) Retail
2 22 (40.00%) Finance
3 10 (18.18%) Financial Institution
3 10 (18.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Analyst
2 21 (38.18%) Support Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) Developer
3 13 (23.64%) Java Developer
3 13 (23.64%) Operations Analyst
3 13 (23.64%) Operations Support Analyst
4 11 (20.00%) Consultant
5 10 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 10 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (7.27%) Systems Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Java Consultant
7 3 (5.45%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Support Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.64%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) J2EE
2 27 (49.09%) JDBC
3 25 (45.45%) JSP
4 22 (40.00%) Servlets
4 22 (40.00%) EJB
5 17 (30.91%) CSS
5 17 (30.91%) HTML
6 13 (23.64%) Struts
6 13 (23.64%) Web Services
6 13 (23.64%) XML
6 13 (23.64%) Spring
6 13 (23.64%) Spring MVC
7 12 (21.82%) WebSphere MQ
7 12 (21.82%) Middleware
8 11 (20.00%) XHTML
9 10 (18.18%) Hibernate
9 10 (18.18%) Java EE
9 10 (18.18%) JSF
9 10 (18.18%) RESTful
9 10 (18.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 10 (18.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 47 (85.45%) Linux
2 35 (63.64%) AIX
3 33 (60.00%) Windows
4 32 (58.18%) UNIX
5 27 (49.09%) Solaris
6 10 (18.18%) HPUX
7 8 (14.55%) Windows XP
7 8 (14.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) E-Commerce
2 25 (45.45%) MVC
3 22 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 14 (25.45%) ITIL
5 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 10 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 10 (18.18%) OO
6 8 (14.55%) Configuration Management
6 8 (14.55%) Data Protection
6 8 (14.55%) Asset Management
6 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (14.55%) Capacity Management
6 8 (14.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (12.73%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (12.73%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (12.73%) Test Planning
7 7 (12.73%) Automated Testing
7 7 (12.73%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (12.73%) Performance Testing
7 7 (12.73%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) Java
1 46 (83.64%) SQL
2 25 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 24 (43.64%) Perl
4 17 (30.91%) Bash Shell
5 10 (18.18%) XPath
5 10 (18.18%) C
5 10 (18.18%) C++
6 7 (12.73%) AWK
6 7 (12.73%) T-SQL
6 7 (12.73%) PHP
6 7 (12.73%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (23.64%) Sun Certification
2 10 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) VirtualBox
1 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 41 (74.55%) IBM
2 37 (67.27%) Oracle
3 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (18.18%) VMware
4 10 (18.18%) Sun