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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 23 42 16
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -26
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 39 29 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.49% 4.91% 12.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.38% 21.01% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 20
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
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
160 138 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 30.71% 23.35% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 126 115 78
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £43,742
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Watford

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 85 (83.33%) Java
2 73 (71.57%) J2EE
3 69 (67.65%) SQL
4 65 (63.73%) IBM
5 57 (55.88%) UNIX
6 54 (52.94%) E-Commerce
7 50 (49.02%) Linux
7 50 (49.02%) WebSphere Application Server
8 47 (46.08%) JavaScript
9 46 (45.10%) Retail
10 41 (40.20%) Finance
11 40 (39.22%) DB2
12 38 (37.25%) Oracle
12 38 (37.25%) HTML
12 38 (37.25%) Windows
13 35 (34.31%) AIX
14 34 (33.33%) XML
15 29 (28.43%) Tomcat
16 28 (27.45%) Degree
17 27 (26.47%) MQSeries
18 26 (25.49%) Solaris
18 26 (25.49%) JDBC
18 26 (25.49%) MVC
19 23 (22.55%) Microsoft
19 23 (22.55%) Perl
19 23 (22.55%) HTTP
20 22 (21.57%) JSP
20 22 (21.57%) Servlets
20 22 (21.57%) EJB
20 22 (21.57%) Internet

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 50 (49.02%) WebSphere Application Server
2 29 (28.43%) Tomcat
3 27 (26.47%) MQSeries
4 21 (20.59%) IIS
4 21 (20.59%) JBoss
5 14 (13.73%) IBM HTTP Server
6 11 (10.78%) Apache
7 10 (9.80%) WebLogic
8 8 (7.84%) Drupal
9 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (15.69%) MS Office
2 10 (9.80%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Magento
2 7 (6.86%) Maximo
2 7 (6.86%) CA PPM
3 4 (3.92%) Google Analytics
3 4 (3.92%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.55%) HTTP
2 22 (21.57%) Internet
3 14 (13.73%) FTP
4 10 (9.80%) IPv4
5 7 (6.86%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.96%) LDAP
7 1 (0.98%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (39.22%) DB2
2 15 (14.71%) DbVisualizer
2 15 (14.71%) Oracle Database
3 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 9 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (6.86%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.92%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.92%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.96%) Informix
8 2 (1.96%) NonStop SQL
9 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (19.61%) LoadRunner
2 16 (15.69%) Maven
3 14 (13.73%) QuickTest Pro
3 14 (13.73%) Subversion
4 10 (9.80%) SoapUI
5 7 (6.86%) JMeter
6 4 (3.92%) Ant
6 4 (3.92%) JUnit
6 4 (3.92%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.92%) Rational Application Developer
7 3 (2.94%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.94%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.94%) Selenium
8 2 (1.96%) Firebug
8 2 (1.96%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.98%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.98%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.98%) TestNG
9 1 (0.98%) JBehave
9 1 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 46 (45.10%) Retail
2 41 (40.20%) Finance
3 11 (10.78%) Banking
4 10 (9.80%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Games
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (32.35%) Analyst
2 28 (27.45%) Developer
3 22 (21.57%) Support Analyst
4 17 (16.67%) Tester
5 13 (12.75%) Senior Developer
5 13 (12.75%) Java Developer
5 13 (12.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (12.75%) Operations Analyst
5 13 (12.75%) Operations Support Analyst
6 12 (11.76%) Consultant
7 9 (8.82%) Lead Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.92%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Developer Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) WebSphere Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (3.92%) Systems Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (71.57%) J2EE
2 38 (37.25%) HTML
3 34 (33.33%) XML
4 26 (25.49%) JDBC
5 22 (21.57%) JSP
5 22 (21.57%) Servlets
5 22 (21.57%) EJB
6 21 (20.59%) Spring
7 18 (17.65%) CSS
8 17 (16.67%) Web Services
8 17 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 16 (15.69%) Flash
10 15 (14.71%) Struts
11 14 (13.73%) Middleware
11 14 (13.73%) Java EE
11 14 (13.73%) Spring MVC
11 14 (13.73%) jQuery
12 12 (11.76%) RESTful
13 11 (10.78%) JSF
14 10 (9.80%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.78%) Client/Server
3 10 (9.80%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.92%) User Experience
5 3 (2.94%) PMI
6 2 (1.96%) EMV
6 2 (1.96%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.96%) AS400
6 2 (1.96%) Tandem
6 2 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 57 (55.88%) UNIX
2 50 (49.02%) Linux
3 38 (37.25%) Windows
4 35 (34.31%) AIX
5 26 (25.49%) Solaris
6 10 (9.80%) HPUX
7 7 (6.86%) Windows XP
7 7 (6.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (52.94%) E-Commerce
2 26 (25.49%) MVC
3 22 (21.57%) Automated Testing
4 21 (20.59%) Problem Management
5 17 (16.67%) ITIL
6 16 (15.69%) System Testing
7 15 (14.71%) OO
8 13 (12.75%) Regression Testing
8 13 (12.75%) Test Automation
9 12 (11.76%) Project Management
10 11 (10.78%) UML
10 11 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (9.80%) Analytics
11 10 (9.80%) Multithreading
11 10 (9.80%) TDD
12 8 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (6.86%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (6.86%) Capacity Management
13 7 (6.86%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 85 (83.33%) Java
2 69 (67.65%) SQL
3 47 (46.08%) JavaScript
4 23 (22.55%) Perl
5 14 (13.73%) Bash Shell
6 12 (11.76%) C
7 11 (10.78%) T-SQL
8 10 (9.80%) C++
8 10 (9.80%) XPath
9 7 (6.86%) AWK
9 7 (6.86%) PHP
9 7 (6.86%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.92%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.98%) VB
11 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (27.45%) Degree
2 13 (12.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 13 (12.75%) ISEB
3 10 (9.80%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.94%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.96%) CISSP
6 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (9.80%) VirtualBox
2 9 (8.82%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.96%) RACF
3 2 (1.96%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (1.96%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) Tivoli
1 2 (1.96%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (1.96%) Novell Identity Manager
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 2 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.98%) Control-M
Vendors
1 65 (63.73%) IBM
2 38 (37.25%) Oracle
3 23 (22.55%) Microsoft
4 15 (14.71%) HP
5 10 (9.80%) VMware
5 10 (9.80%) hybris
5 10 (9.80%) Demandware
6 9 (8.82%) Intershop
6 9 (8.82%) Sun
6 9 (8.82%) ATG
7 8 (7.84%) Adobe
8 4 (3.92%) Endeca
8 4 (3.92%) Google
8 4 (3.92%) Coremetrics
8 4 (3.92%) New Relic
8 4 (3.92%) AppDynamics
8 4 (3.92%) Tealeaf
8 4 (3.92%) Hitwise
8 4 (3.92%) comScore
8 4 (3.92%) Tableau
Watford, Hertfordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago