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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 25 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 59 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 10.81% 8.08% 10.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 36.65% 25.64% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 0
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
161 195 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 29.49% 31.50% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 91 138 34
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £34,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 July 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Watford

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 94 (91.26%) Java
2 79 (76.70%) SQL
3 74 (71.84%) IBM
4 64 (62.14%) J2EE
4 64 (62.14%) UNIX
5 60 (58.25%) DB2
6 59 (57.28%) JavaScript
7 58 (56.31%) HTML
8 54 (52.43%) WebSphere Application Server
8 54 (52.43%) Linux
9 51 (49.51%) Oracle
10 47 (45.63%) Windows
11 44 (42.72%) E-Commerce
12 43 (41.75%) Tomcat
12 43 (41.75%) Retail
13 42 (40.78%) XML
14 37 (35.92%) AIX
15 36 (34.95%) Apache
16 34 (33.01%) MVC
17 33 (32.04%) CSS
18 31 (30.10%) Perl
18 31 (30.10%) Automated Testing
19 29 (28.16%) Finance
20 27 (26.21%) JDBC
20 27 (26.21%) Solaris
20 27 (26.21%) Analytical Skills
21 26 (25.24%) Spring
21 26 (25.24%) JSP
22 25 (24.27%) Flash
22 25 (24.27%) Subversion

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 54 (52.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 43 (41.75%) Tomcat
3 36 (34.95%) Apache
4 21 (20.39%) Apache ServiceMix
4 21 (20.39%) IIS
5 20 (19.42%) JBoss
6 17 (16.50%) MQSeries
7 14 (13.59%) IBM HTTP Server
8 8 (7.77%) Drupal
9 6 (5.83%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 13 (12.62%) MS Office
2 7 (6.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Magento
1 8 (7.77%) Fredhopper
2 7 (6.80%) Maximo
3 6 (5.83%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.33%) HTTP
2 19 (18.45%) Internet
3 13 (12.62%) FTP
4 7 (6.80%) HTTPS
5 3 (2.91%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (58.25%) DB2
2 24 (23.30%) DbVisualizer
3 22 (21.36%) MySQL
4 18 (17.48%) Oracle Database
5 13 (12.62%) SQL Server
6 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.88%) Data Mining
9 3 (2.91%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.91%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 25 (24.27%) Subversion
2 21 (20.39%) LoadRunner
3 19 (18.45%) Eclipse
4 15 (14.56%) HP UFT
4 15 (14.56%) JUnit
4 15 (14.56%) Rational Application Developer
5 12 (11.65%) Maven
6 11 (10.68%) WebDriver
6 11 (10.68%) Cucumber
6 11 (10.68%) Selenium
6 11 (10.68%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Ant
8 7 (6.80%) JMeter
9 3 (2.91%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (2.91%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.94%) Firebug
11 1 (0.97%) TestNG
11 1 (0.97%) JBehave
11 1 (0.97%) JIRA
11 1 (0.97%) Bugzilla
General
1 43 (41.75%) Retail
2 29 (28.16%) Finance
3 3 (2.91%) Banking
3 3 (2.91%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (32.04%) Developer
2 29 (28.16%) Analyst
3 26 (25.24%) Tester
4 22 (21.36%) Support Analyst
5 19 (18.45%) Consultant
6 17 (16.50%) Java Developer
7 13 (12.62%) Operations Analyst
7 13 (12.62%) Operations Support Analyst
8 11 (10.68%) Java Consultant
8 11 (10.68%) Support Consultant
9 10 (9.71%) Automation Tester
9 10 (9.71%) Selenium Tester
10 9 (8.74%) Lead Developer
11 8 (7.77%) WebSphere Consultant
12 6 (5.83%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (5.83%) Senior Developer
13 4 (3.88%) Systems Analyst
13 4 (3.88%) Senior Consultant
13 4 (3.88%) Architect
13 4 (3.88%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (62.14%) J2EE
2 58 (56.31%) HTML
3 42 (40.78%) XML
4 33 (32.04%) CSS
5 27 (26.21%) JDBC
6 26 (25.24%) JSP
6 26 (25.24%) Spring
7 25 (24.27%) Flash
8 22 (21.36%) Struts
8 22 (21.36%) Spring MVC
9 19 (18.45%) XHTML
10 18 (17.48%) Web Services
11 15 (14.56%) EJB
11 15 (14.56%) Servlets
12 13 (12.62%) WebSphere MQ
12 13 (12.62%) RESTful
13 11 (10.68%) jQuery
13 11 (10.68%) JMS
13 11 (10.68%) REST
13 11 (10.68%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (26.21%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.85%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.91%) PMI
3 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 64 (62.14%) UNIX
2 54 (52.43%) Linux
3 47 (45.63%) Windows
4 37 (35.92%) AIX
5 27 (26.21%) Solaris
6 7 (6.80%) Windows XP
6 7 (6.80%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.91%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (42.72%) E-Commerce
2 34 (33.01%) MVC
3 31 (30.10%) Automated Testing
4 25 (24.27%) System Testing
5 23 (22.33%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (19.42%) Problem Management
7 19 (18.45%) Web Development
8 16 (15.53%) TDD
8 16 (15.53%) ITIL
9 15 (14.56%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (13.59%) Regression Testing
10 14 (13.59%) Test Automation
11 11 (10.68%) RAD
11 11 (10.68%) Content Management
11 11 (10.68%) Document Management
12 10 (9.71%) Test Scripting
12 10 (9.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (9.71%) Coaching
13 9 (8.74%) SDLC
13 9 (8.74%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 94 (91.26%) Java
2 79 (76.70%) SQL
3 59 (57.28%) JavaScript
4 31 (30.10%) Perl
5 24 (23.30%) Bash Shell
6 10 (9.71%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.80%) PHP
7 7 (6.80%) AWK
8 6 (5.83%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.85%) Shell Script
10 3 (2.91%) XPath
10 3 (2.91%) C
10 3 (2.91%) C++
11 2 (1.94%) VB
11 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (13.59%) Sun Certification
1 14 (13.59%) Degree
2 6 (5.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (5.83%) ISEB
3 3 (2.91%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.97%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) QA
2 6 (5.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.80%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.91%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Control-M
1 1 (0.97%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 74 (71.84%) IBM
2 51 (49.51%) Oracle
3 20 (19.42%) Microsoft
4 18 (17.48%) Sun
5 14 (13.59%) HP
6 10 (9.71%) hybris
7 9 (8.74%) Demandware
7 9 (8.74%) Intershop
7 9 (8.74%) ATG
8 8 (7.77%) Adobe
8 8 (7.77%) Endeca
9 4 (3.88%) New Relic
9 4 (3.88%) AppDynamics
10 3 (2.91%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.91%) Sybase
10 3 (2.91%) VMware
11 2 (1.94%) i2
12 1 (0.97%) Sitecore
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago