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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 31 21 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 44 46 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.45% 12.47% 24.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 25.58% 46.00% 65.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 15
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
172 100 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.01% 27.10% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 118 59 53
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Watford

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 70 (90.91%) Finance
2 69 (89.61%) Java
3 68 (88.31%) J2EE
4 62 (80.52%) E-Commerce
4 62 (80.52%) IBM
5 61 (79.22%) Retail
6 59 (76.62%) SQL
6 59 (76.62%) WebSphere Application Server
6 59 (76.62%) UNIX
7 53 (68.83%) Linux
8 50 (64.94%) Manufacturing
9 49 (63.64%) Solaris
9 49 (63.64%) Oracle
10 48 (62.34%) DB2
11 45 (58.44%) JDBC
12 44 (57.14%) Tomcat
13 42 (54.55%) AIX
14 41 (53.25%) IIS
14 41 (53.25%) HTTP
14 41 (53.25%) IBM HTTP Server
15 40 (51.95%) Windows
16 38 (49.35%) MQSeries
17 36 (46.75%) Middleware
18 34 (44.16%) MS Office
19 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
20 32 (41.56%) FTP
21 30 (38.96%) Perl
22 28 (36.36%) Bash Shell
23 23 (29.87%) JavaScript
23 23 (29.87%) HTML

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 59 (76.62%) WebSphere Application Server
2 44 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 41 (53.25%) IIS
3 41 (53.25%) IBM HTTP Server
4 38 (49.35%) MQSeries
5 9 (11.69%) WebLogic
6 6 (7.79%) Tuxedo
7 4 (5.19%) Apache
7 4 (5.19%) iPlanet
7 4 (5.19%) GlassFish
8 2 (2.60%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
8 2 (2.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 34 (44.16%) MS Office
2 1 (1.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 41 (53.25%) HTTP
2 32 (41.56%) FTP
3 21 (27.27%) Internet
4 4 (5.19%) SSL
5 2 (2.60%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (62.34%) DB2
2 6 (7.79%) RDBMS
2 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.60%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (2.60%) Informix
4 2 (2.60%) OLTP
5 1 (1.30%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) JUnit
1 11 (14.29%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 11 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 11 (14.29%) Subversion
2 9 (11.69%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (7.79%) Ant
3 6 (7.79%) Log4j
General
1 70 (90.91%) Finance
2 61 (79.22%) Retail
3 50 (64.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (42.86%) Analyst
2 31 (40.26%) Support Analyst
2 31 (40.26%) Operations Analyst
2 31 (40.26%) Operations Support Analyst
3 25 (32.47%) Consultant
4 15 (19.48%) Junior
4 15 (19.48%) Junior Analyst
4 15 (19.48%) Junior Support Analyst
5 12 (15.58%) Developer
5 12 (15.58%) Java Developer
6 8 (10.39%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (10.39%) Support Consultant
6 8 (10.39%) WebSphere Consultant
7 7 (9.09%) Architect
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%) Java Consultant
10 4 (5.19%) Systems Architect
10 4 (5.19%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (88.31%) J2EE
2 45 (58.44%) JDBC
3 36 (46.75%) Middleware
4 23 (29.87%) JSP
4 23 (29.87%) HTML
5 19 (24.68%) XHTML
6 18 (23.38%) EJB
6 18 (23.38%) Servlets
7 17 (22.08%) CSS
8 15 (19.48%) XML
9 12 (15.58%) Struts
10 11 (14.29%) JMS
10 11 (14.29%) JSTL
11 6 (7.79%) XMLBeans
11 6 (7.79%) Ajax
11 6 (7.79%) XSLT
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 4 (5.19%) Open Source
3 2 (2.60%) EMV
3 2 (2.60%) AS400
3 2 (2.60%) Tandem
3 2 (2.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 59 (76.62%) UNIX
2 53 (68.83%) Linux
3 49 (63.64%) Solaris
4 42 (54.55%) AIX
5 40 (51.95%) Windows
6 6 (7.79%) HPUX
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 2000
7 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.30%) CentOS
8 1 (1.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (80.52%) E-Commerce
2 19 (24.68%) Problem Management
3 18 (23.38%) ITIL
4 17 (22.08%) MVC
5 11 (14.29%) RAD
5 11 (14.29%) Content Management
6 10 (12.99%) UML
7 7 (9.09%) Project Management
8 6 (7.79%) OO
8 6 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.79%) Time Management
8 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.79%) Change Control
9 5 (6.49%) Web Development
10 3 (3.90%) Analytics
10 3 (3.90%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.60%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (2.60%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.30%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 69 (89.61%) Java
2 59 (76.62%) SQL
3 30 (38.96%) Perl
4 28 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 23 (29.87%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.79%) C
6 6 (7.79%) XPath
7 4 (5.19%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.30%) CISSP
3 1 (1.30%) OCA
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.19%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.60%) RACF
2 2 (2.60%) ACF2
3 1 (1.30%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.90%) BMC Performance Manager
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (2.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 62 (80.52%) IBM
2 49 (63.64%) Oracle
3 33 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.39%) JBoss
5 7 (9.09%) ATG
6 6 (7.79%) Blue Martini
6 6 (7.79%) Elastic Path
6 6 (7.79%) Interwoven
7 5 (6.49%) Sun
7 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.19%) NetIQ
9 3 (3.90%) BMC
10 2 (2.60%) Sybase
10 2 (2.60%) SAP
10 2 (2.60%) HP
11 1 (1.30%) TIBCO
11 1 (1.30%) hybris
11 1 (1.30%) Demandware
11 1 (1.30%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (1.30%) Endeca
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