The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 18 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 65 45 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 12.29% 11.06% 15.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 34.76% 45.00% 53.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39 14 18
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
WebSphere
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
187 100 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 35.35% 24.57% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 129 69 71
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,485
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Watford region.

WebSphere Salary Trend in Watford

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Watford region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Watford

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing WebSphere 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.

1 82 (82.00%) Java
2 76 (76.00%) J2EE
3 67 (67.00%) UNIX
4 64 (64.00%) SQL
4 64 (64.00%) E-Commerce
5 63 (63.00%) IBM
6 60 (60.00%) Retail
7 55 (55.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 52 (52.00%) Finance
9 49 (49.00%) JavaScript
9 49 (49.00%) Linux
10 44 (44.00%) DB2
11 42 (42.00%) Oracle
12 39 (39.00%) HTML
12 39 (39.00%) Solaris
13 38 (38.00%) AIX
13 38 (38.00%) JDBC
14 32 (32.00%) XML
15 31 (31.00%) Windows
15 31 (31.00%) JSP
15 31 (31.00%) Tomcat
15 31 (31.00%) MVC
16 29 (29.00%) MQSeries
16 29 (29.00%) IIS
17 28 (28.00%) HTTP
17 28 (28.00%) IBM HTTP Server
18 27 (27.00%) Perl
19 25 (25.00%) Servlets
19 25 (25.00%) EJB
19 25 (25.00%) Bash Shell

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing WebSphere 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 55 (55.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 31 (31.00%) Tomcat
3 29 (29.00%) MQSeries
3 29 (29.00%) IIS
4 28 (28.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 13 (13.00%) WebLogic
6 10 (10.00%) JBoss
7 5 (5.00%) Tuxedo
8 4 (4.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (3.00%) iPlanet
9 3 (3.00%) Apache
10 2 (2.00%) GlassFish
11 1 (1.00%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (1.00%) Drupal
11 1 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 21 (21.00%) MS Office
2 5 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Magento
2 4 (4.00%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.00%) Maximo
3 2 (2.00%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 28 (28.00%) HTTP
2 23 (23.00%) Internet
3 19 (19.00%) FTP
4 9 (9.00%) IPv4
5 5 (5.00%) LDAP
6 2 (2.00%) SSL
7 1 (1.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (44.00%) DB2
2 11 (11.00%) DbVisualizer
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (4.00%) NonStop SQL
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.00%) Informix
5 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (18.00%) Subversion
2 14 (14.00%) Rational Application Developer
3 11 (11.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (10.00%) LoadRunner
4 10 (10.00%) Maven
5 9 (9.00%) SoapUI
6 7 (7.00%) JUnit
7 6 (6.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 6 (6.00%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.00%) Selenium
8 2 (2.00%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.00%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.00%) Zephyr
9 1 (1.00%) TestNG
9 1 (1.00%) JBehave
9 1 (1.00%) JIRA
9 1 (1.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 60 (60.00%) Retail
2 52 (52.00%) Finance
3 17 (17.00%) Manufacturing
4 10 (10.00%) Banking
5 9 (9.00%) Financial Institution
6 6 (6.00%) Games
6 6 (6.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (26.00%) Consultant
2 24 (24.00%) Analyst
3 21 (21.00%) Developer
4 20 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 18 (18.00%) Operations Analyst
5 18 (18.00%) Operations Support Analyst
6 16 (16.00%) Java Developer
7 13 (13.00%) Architect
8 11 (11.00%) Tester
9 9 (9.00%) Senior Developer
9 9 (9.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (8.00%) Support Consultant
10 8 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (8.00%) Systems Architect
11 7 (7.00%) Project Manager
12 5 (5.00%) Applications Support
12 5 (5.00%) Lead Developer
12 5 (5.00%) WebSphere Consultant
12 5 (5.00%) Senior Architect
13 4 (4.00%) Senior Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (76.00%) J2EE
2 39 (39.00%) HTML
3 38 (38.00%) JDBC
4 32 (32.00%) XML
5 31 (31.00%) JSP
6 25 (25.00%) Servlets
6 25 (25.00%) EJB
7 22 (22.00%) CSS
8 21 (21.00%) Middleware
9 16 (16.00%) Struts
10 14 (14.00%) XHTML
11 13 (13.00%) Web Services
12 12 (12.00%) Flash
12 12 (12.00%) Hibernate
12 12 (12.00%) Spring
13 11 (11.00%) Java EE
14 10 (10.00%) RESTful
14 10 (10.00%) JSF
14 10 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
15 9 (9.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.00%) Client/Server
2 9 (9.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.00%) User Experience
3 4 (4.00%) AS400
3 4 (4.00%) Tandem
3 4 (4.00%) PKI
4 2 (2.00%) EMV
4 2 (2.00%) Open Source
5 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 67 (67.00%) UNIX
2 49 (49.00%) Linux
3 39 (39.00%) Solaris
4 38 (38.00%) AIX
5 31 (31.00%) Windows
6 9 (9.00%) HPUX
7 2 (2.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.00%) zOS
8 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (64.00%) E-Commerce
2 31 (31.00%) MVC
3 22 (22.00%) Problem Management
4 20 (20.00%) ITIL
5 12 (12.00%) System Testing
6 11 (11.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (11.00%) UML
6 11 (11.00%) Automated Testing
7 10 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 10 (10.00%) OO
7 10 (10.00%) Project Management
7 10 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (10.00%) Analytics
8 9 (9.00%) Multithreading
8 9 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.00%) Waterfall
9 8 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.00%) Time Management
11 6 (6.00%) Change Control
11 6 (6.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (82.00%) Java
2 64 (64.00%) SQL
3 49 (49.00%) JavaScript
4 27 (27.00%) Perl
5 25 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 15 (15.00%) C
7 9 (9.00%) C++
7 9 (9.00%) XPath
8 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.00%) Jython
9 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (21.00%) Degree
2 15 (15.00%) Sun Certification
3 12 (12.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 12 (12.00%) ISEB
4 3 (3.00%) CISSP
5 2 (2.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.00%) OCA
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (9.00%) VirtualBox
2 7 (7.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.00%) RACF
3 4 (4.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 4 (4.00%) ACF2
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (7.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (6.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (5.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 4 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (3.00%) Novell Identity Manager
6 2 (2.00%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 63 (63.00%) IBM
2 42 (42.00%) Oracle
3 24 (24.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (14.00%) HP
5 10 (10.00%) hybris
6 9 (9.00%) VMware
6 9 (9.00%) Sun
7 6 (6.00%) Demandware
8 5 (5.00%) NetIQ
8 5 (5.00%) ATG
8 5 (5.00%) Intershop
9 4 (4.00%) Google
9 4 (4.00%) Coremetrics
9 4 (4.00%) Tealeaf
9 4 (4.00%) Hitwise
9 4 (4.00%) comScore
9 4 (4.00%) Tableau
9 4 (4.00%) Adobe
10 3 (3.00%) CA
10 3 (3.00%) Novell
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago