The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 33 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 52 37 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.93% 11.46% 24.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.67% 50.00% 64.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 6
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
195 74 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.51% 22.91% 37.61%
Number of salaries quoted 130 37 45
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +17.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere
Hertfordshire

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 28 July 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Watford

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 73 (94.81%) Finance
2 72 (93.51%) Java
3 69 (89.61%) J2EE
4 66 (85.71%) E-Commerce
5 65 (84.42%) IBM
5 65 (84.42%) Retail
6 64 (83.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 61 (79.22%) SQL
8 59 (76.62%) UNIX
9 54 (70.13%) Manufacturing
10 53 (68.83%) DB2
10 53 (68.83%) Linux
11 51 (66.23%) Oracle
12 49 (63.64%) Solaris
13 47 (61.04%) JDBC
14 44 (57.14%) Tomcat
14 44 (57.14%) MQSeries
15 43 (55.84%) HTTP
15 43 (55.84%) IIS
15 43 (55.84%) IBM HTTP Server
16 42 (54.55%) Middleware
16 42 (54.55%) Windows
16 42 (54.55%) AIX
17 39 (50.65%) MS Office
18 37 (48.05%) Microsoft
18 37 (48.05%) FTP
19 32 (41.56%) Perl
20 30 (38.96%) Bash Shell
21 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
21 22 (28.57%) HTML

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 64 (83.12%) WebSphere Application Server
2 44 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 44 (57.14%) MQSeries
3 43 (55.84%) IIS
3 43 (55.84%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (9.09%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.19%) iPlanet
5 4 (5.19%) Tuxedo
5 4 (5.19%) Apache
5 4 (5.19%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 39 (50.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 43 (55.84%) HTTP
2 37 (48.05%) FTP
3 18 (23.38%) Internet
4 4 (5.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (68.83%) DB2
2 7 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.79%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.60%) Informix
4 2 (2.60%) OLTP
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (12.99%) JUnit
1 10 (12.99%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 10 (12.99%) Eclipse
2 8 (10.39%) Subversion
2 8 (10.39%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (7.79%) Ant
3 6 (7.79%) Log4j
General
1 73 (94.81%) Finance
2 65 (84.42%) Retail
3 54 (70.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.60%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (49.35%) Analyst
2 36 (46.75%) Support Analyst
2 36 (46.75%) Operations Analyst
2 36 (46.75%) Operations Support Analyst
3 19 (24.68%) Consultant
4 17 (22.08%) Junior
4 17 (22.08%) Junior Analyst
4 17 (22.08%) Junior Support Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 11 (14.29%) Developer
6 8 (10.39%) WebSphere Consultant
6 8 (10.39%) Architect
7 7 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (7.79%) Project Manager
8 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 6 (7.79%) E-Commerce Manager
9 5 (6.49%) Support Consultant
10 4 (5.19%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
10 4 (5.19%) Java Consultant
10 4 (5.19%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (89.61%) J2EE
2 47 (61.04%) JDBC
3 42 (54.55%) Middleware
4 22 (28.57%) HTML
4 22 (28.57%) JSP
5 18 (23.38%) Servlets
5 18 (23.38%) EJB
5 18 (23.38%) XHTML
6 16 (20.78%) CSS
7 15 (19.48%) XML
8 11 (14.29%) Struts
9 10 (12.99%) JSTL
10 9 (11.69%) JMS
11 6 (7.79%) XSLT
11 6 (7.79%) XMLBeans
11 6 (7.79%) Ajax
12 4 (5.19%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (5.19%) .NET
12 4 (5.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 1 (1.30%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Web 2.0
2 5 (6.49%) Open Source
3 2 (2.60%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 59 (76.62%) UNIX
2 53 (68.83%) Linux
3 49 (63.64%) Solaris
4 42 (54.55%) Windows
4 42 (54.55%) AIX
5 6 (7.79%) HPUX
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.30%) CentOS
7 1 (1.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 22 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 21 (27.27%) ITIL
4 16 (20.78%) MVC
5 10 (12.99%) Content Management
5 10 (12.99%) RAD
5 10 (12.99%) UML
6 7 (9.09%) Project Management
7 6 (7.79%) OO
7 6 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.79%) Change Control
7 6 (7.79%) Time Management
7 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.19%) Web Development
10 3 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.60%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.60%) Capacity Planning
12 1 (1.30%) BDD
12 1 (1.30%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (93.51%) Java
2 61 (79.22%) SQL
3 32 (41.56%) Perl
4 30 (38.96%) Bash Shell
5 22 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.79%) XPath
7 4 (5.19%) C
7 4 (5.19%) Jython
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) BMC Performance Manager
1 3 (3.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (84.42%) IBM
2 51 (66.23%) Oracle
3 37 (48.05%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.09%) ATG
5 6 (7.79%) JBoss
5 6 (7.79%) Interwoven
5 6 (7.79%) Blue Martini
5 6 (7.79%) Elastic Path
6 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.19%) Sun
8 3 (3.90%) NetIQ
8 3 (3.90%) BMC
9 2 (2.60%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.60%) Sybase
9 2 (2.60%) SAP
10 1 (1.30%) hybris
10 1 (1.30%) Demandware
10 1 (1.30%) Endeca
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
London / Watford
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago