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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 26 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 34 69 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.05% 13.32% 11.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 40.48% 36.70% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 40 14
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
84 188 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.95% 36.29% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 64 129 71
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,750 £67,500
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 10 February 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Watford

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 47 (87.04%) Java
1 47 (87.04%) IBM
2 44 (81.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 38 (70.37%) Unix
3 38 (70.37%) Linux
4 37 (68.52%) Oracle
5 33 (61.11%) ITIL
5 33 (61.11%) Tomcat
6 30 (55.56%) Perl
7 28 (51.85%) Apache
8 27 (50.00%) SQL
9 26 (48.15%) MySQL
9 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
9 26 (48.15%) WebSphere MQ
9 26 (48.15%) LAMP
9 26 (48.15%) Bash Shell
9 26 (48.15%) Apache ServiceMix
10 25 (46.30%) Problem Management
11 24 (44.44%) FTP
11 24 (44.44%) MS Office
12 23 (42.59%) Finance
13 21 (38.89%) DB2
14 18 (33.33%) J2EE
14 18 (33.33%) Windows
14 18 (33.33%) AIX
14 18 (33.33%) E-Commerce
15 16 (29.63%) Solaris
15 16 (29.63%) EJB
15 16 (29.63%) JDBC
16 15 (27.78%) JavaScript

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 44 (81.48%) WebSphere Application Server
2 33 (61.11%) Tomcat
3 28 (51.85%) Apache
4 26 (48.15%) Apache ServiceMix
5 8 (14.81%) WebLogic
6 5 (9.26%) JBoss
7 3 (5.56%) IIS
7 3 (5.56%) Jetty
7 3 (5.56%) MQSeries
8 2 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (3.70%) CMS
8 2 (3.70%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 24 (44.44%) MS Office
2 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Maximo
2 1 (1.85%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) IBM SmartCloud
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (44.44%) FTP
2 13 (24.07%) Internet
3 12 (22.22%) DNS
3 12 (22.22%) SSH
3 12 (22.22%) SSL
4 3 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) MySQL
2 21 (38.89%) DB2
3 8 (14.81%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (7.41%) Informix
5 3 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.70%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) DbVisualizer
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (5.56%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) Ant
3 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.70%) JUnit
3 2 (3.70%) Log4j
3 2 (3.70%) Mockito
4 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.85%) Maven
General
1 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Analyst
2 16 (29.63%) Applications Support
2 16 (29.63%) Support Analyst
3 14 (25.93%) Linux Support
3 14 (25.93%) SQL Analyst
3 14 (25.93%) Unix Analyst
4 13 (24.07%) Administrator
4 13 (24.07%) AIX Support
4 13 (24.07%) Linux Scripter
4 13 (24.07%) SQL Support Analyst
4 13 (24.07%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (24.07%) Unix Scripter
4 13 (24.07%) Unix Support
4 13 (24.07%) Unix Support Analyst
5 11 (20.37%) Applications Support Analyst
6 9 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (16.67%) Unix Administrator
6 9 (16.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 8 (14.81%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) LAMP
1 26 (48.15%) WebSphere MQ
2 18 (33.33%) J2EE
3 16 (29.63%) EJB
3 16 (29.63%) JDBC
4 14 (25.93%) HTML
5 13 (24.07%) JSP
5 13 (24.07%) Servlets
5 13 (24.07%) Web Services
6 11 (20.37%) CSS
6 11 (20.37%) XML
7 9 (16.67%) XHTML
8 6 (11.11%) REST
8 6 (11.11%) SOAP
9 4 (7.41%) Middleware
10 3 (5.56%) JAXB
10 3 (5.56%) JAX-RS
10 3 (5.56%) JMS
10 3 (5.56%) Spring
10 3 (5.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Clustering
2 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) DataPower
3 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.85%) PMI
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (70.37%) Linux
1 38 (70.37%) Unix
2 18 (33.33%) AIX
2 18 (33.33%) Windows
3 16 (29.63%) Solaris
4 12 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.70%) HPUX
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) ITIL
2 25 (46.30%) Problem Management
3 18 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 13 (24.07%) Time Management
5 12 (22.22%) MVC
6 4 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (7.41%) Presales
6 4 (7.41%) Project Management
6 4 (7.41%) SOA
6 4 (7.41%) UML
7 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.56%) Application Rationalisation
7 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.56%) EAI
7 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.56%) Migration
7 3 (5.56%) RUP
7 3 (5.56%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 47 (87.04%) Java
2 30 (55.56%) Perl
3 27 (50.00%) SQL
4 26 (48.15%) Bash Shell
5 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 12 (22.22%) PHP
6 12 (22.22%) Shell Script
7 4 (7.41%) C
8 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) COBIT
2 1 (1.85%) GxP
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) Postfix
1 12 (22.22%) qmail
1 12 (22.22%) Sendmail
1 12 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (22.22%) Plesk
2 3 (5.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.85%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 47 (87.04%) IBM
2 37 (68.52%) Oracle
3 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
4 12 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 12 (22.22%) VMware
5 3 (5.56%) Splunk
6 2 (3.70%) ATG
6 2 (3.70%) Blue Martini
6 2 (3.70%) Elastic Path
6 2 (3.70%) Interwoven
6 2 (3.70%) Sun
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Infor