The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 794 711 714
Rank change year-on-year -83 +3  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 72 201 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.086% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.48% 1.17% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 64 152 169
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76%  

WebSphere Application Server is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15141 17234 20237
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 18.07% 18.63% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12366 14843 16959
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in England

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in England.

Salary trend for WebSphere Application Server in England

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere Application Server in England

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 34 £61,500 +6.95% 3
South East +34 19 £62,500 +38.88% 3
South West -19 9 £65,000 +18.18%
East Midlands - 6 £53,750 -
East of England -35 2 £32,500 -23.52% 3
North West -58 2 £42,500 -5.55%
WebSphere Application Server
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 151 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 114 (75.50%) Java
3 92 (60.93%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (46.36%) JBoss
5 64 (42.38%) Web Services
6 62 (41.06%) WebLogic
7 59 (39.07%) SQL
7 59 (39.07%) Oracle
8 52 (34.44%) Linux
8 52 (34.44%) Tomcat
8 52 (34.44%) Amazon AWS
9 51 (33.77%) Unix
10 48 (31.79%) Scrum
11 46 (30.46%) AngularJS
11 46 (30.46%) Enterprise Software
12 42 (27.81%) UML
13 40 (26.49%) JavaScript
14 39 (25.83%) TDD
14 39 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (25.83%) Opscode Chef
14 39 (25.83%) Ansible
14 39 (25.83%) Puppet
15 37 (24.50%) BDD
16 36 (23.84%) SQL Server
17 33 (21.85%) Spring
17 33 (21.85%) Elasticsearch
18 32 (21.19%) OO
18 32 (21.19%) E-Commerce
18 32 (21.19%) IBM
19 31 (20.53%) Configuration Management

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 151 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 70 (46.36%) JBoss
3 62 (41.06%) WebLogic
4 52 (34.44%) Tomcat
5 33 (21.85%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (18.54%) OpenStack
7 22 (14.57%) Apache Solr
7 22 (14.57%) Apache Spark
7 22 (14.57%) Jetty
8 21 (13.91%) Apache
9 9 (5.96%) Alfresco
10 7 (4.64%) IBM HTTP Server
11 6 (3.97%) CloudStack
11 6 (3.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (3.31%) IIS
13 4 (2.65%) CMS
14 3 (1.99%) Oracle Application Server
14 3 (1.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 1 (0.66%) Drupal
15 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 8 (5.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (2.65%) Pega PRPC
3 3 (1.99%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.66%) Magento
4 1 (0.66%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 52 (34.44%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (15.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.66%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.60%) HTTP
2 14 (9.27%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.62%) SSL
4 9 (5.96%) Firewall
4 9 (5.96%) HTTPS
5 8 (5.30%) FTP
5 8 (5.30%) LDAP
6 1 (0.66%) DNS
6 1 (0.66%) Internet
6 1 (0.66%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (23.84%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.54%) MySQL
2 28 (18.54%) NoSQL
3 27 (17.88%) MongoDB
3 27 (17.88%) Redis
4 26 (17.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 26 (17.22%) Couchbase
4 26 (17.22%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (17.22%) Riak
5 23 (15.23%) Hadoop
6 22 (14.57%) Big Data
7 20 (13.25%) DB2
8 10 (6.62%) Relational Database
9 9 (5.96%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.65%) Blockchain
10 4 (2.65%) CouchDB
10 4 (2.65%) NewSQL
11 3 (1.99%) Endeca
11 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 29 (19.21%) Jenkins
2 23 (15.23%) JUnit
3 20 (13.25%) TeamCity
4 16 (10.60%) JIRA
5 12 (7.95%) Git (software)
6 10 (6.62%) Rational Application Developer
6 10 (6.62%) Selenium
7 9 (5.96%) Artifactory
7 9 (5.96%) Maven
8 8 (5.30%) Eclipse
9 6 (3.97%) Subversion
10 2 (1.32%) Ant
10 2 (1.32%) FogBugz
10 2 (1.32%) JMeter
10 2 (1.32%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.32%) Redmine
11 1 (0.66%) ERwin
11 1 (0.66%) Gradle
11 1 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.66%) The Grinder
General
1 21 (13.91%) Finance
2 14 (9.27%) Retail
3 8 (5.30%) Law
4 7 (4.64%) Banking
5 5 (3.31%) Marketing
6 4 (2.65%) Advertising
6 4 (2.65%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.66%) Back Office
7 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (60.93%) Developer
2 80 (52.98%) Java Developer
3 29 (19.21%) Senior Developer
4 25 (16.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (11.26%) Consultant
6 15 (9.93%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (8.61%) Architect
7 13 (8.61%) Middleware Engineer
8 10 (6.62%) Designer
9 8 (5.30%) Technical Consultant
10 7 (4.64%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.64%) Java Engineer
10 7 (4.64%) Senior Designer
11 5 (3.31%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.31%) Applications Support
11 5 (3.31%) E-Commerce Developer
11 5 (3.31%) Java E-Commerce Developer
11 5 (3.31%) Support Engineer
12 4 (2.65%) Lead Developer
12 4 (2.65%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (42.38%) Web Services
2 46 (30.46%) AngularJS
3 33 (21.85%) Spring
4 28 (18.54%) HTML
5 27 (17.88%) Hibernate
5 27 (17.88%) J2EE
6 26 (17.22%) Middleware
7 23 (15.23%) CSS
8 22 (14.57%) Elastic Stack
8 22 (14.57%) Lucene
8 22 (14.57%) React
9 21 (13.91%) .NET
10 20 (13.25%) SOAP
11 17 (11.26%) WebSphere MQ
11 17 (11.26%) XML
12 16 (10.60%) JSP
12 16 (10.60%) RESTful
13 15 (9.93%) Java EE
14 13 (8.61%) jQuery
14 13 (8.61%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 46 (30.46%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (7.95%) Algorithms
3 10 (6.62%) DataPower
4 5 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.99%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.32%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.66%) Derivative
8 1 (0.66%) Fintech
8 1 (0.66%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.66%) OTC Derivatives
8 1 (0.66%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 52 (34.44%) Linux
2 51 (33.77%) Unix
3 26 (17.22%) Windows
4 12 (7.95%) AIX
5 11 (7.28%) Solaris
6 10 (6.62%) Mac OS X
7 9 (5.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.32%) CentOS
8 2 (1.32%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (60.93%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (31.79%) Scrum
3 42 (27.81%) UML
4 39 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
4 39 (25.83%) TDD
5 37 (24.50%) BDD
6 32 (21.19%) E-Commerce
6 32 (21.19%) OO
7 31 (20.53%) Configuration Management
8 29 (19.21%) Web Development
9 28 (18.54%) DSDM
9 28 (18.54%) RUP
10 27 (17.88%) Unit Testing
11 26 (17.22%) Coaching
11 26 (17.22%) Multithreading
12 24 (15.89%) Mentoring
13 22 (14.57%) Concurrent Programming
13 22 (14.57%) Kanban
14 21 (13.91%) SOA
15 20 (13.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 114 (75.50%) Java
2 59 (39.07%) SQL
3 40 (26.49%) JavaScript
4 29 (19.21%) Python
5 25 (16.56%) Bash Shell
6 22 (14.57%) PHP
7 19 (12.58%) Perl
8 17 (11.26%) Go
9 14 (9.27%) Shell Script
10 10 (6.62%) Jython
11 9 (5.96%) XPath
12 7 (4.64%) C#
13 6 (3.97%) Ruby
14 5 (3.31%) C++
15 3 (1.99%) Scala
16 2 (1.32%) Erlang
16 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
16 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (11.92%) Degree
2 9 (5.96%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.30%) ISEB
4 4 (2.65%) PhD
5 2 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.66%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.96%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) SEPA
2 2 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.97%) vSphere
1 6 (3.97%) Xen
1 6 (3.97%) XenServer
2 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.66%) Docker
2 1 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (25.83%) Ansible
1 39 (25.83%) Opscode Chef
1 39 (25.83%) Puppet
2 28 (18.54%) Salt
3 22 (14.57%) Kibana
3 22 (14.57%) logstash
4 8 (5.30%) CA Single Sign-On
4 8 (5.30%) Tivoli
5 6 (3.97%) Cobbler
5 6 (3.97%) Terraform
6 1 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.66%) Mesos
6 1 (0.66%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 59 (39.07%) Oracle
2 32 (21.19%) IBM
3 15 (9.93%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.30%) CA
5 7 (4.64%) Red Hat
6 6 (3.97%) EnterpriseDB
7 5 (3.31%) BT
7 5 (3.31%) hybris
7 5 (3.31%) webMethods
8 4 (2.65%) Pega
9 3 (1.99%) BEA
9 3 (1.99%) FatWire
9 3 (1.99%) IBM Sterling
9 3 (1.99%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.32%) Sybase
11 1 (0.66%) ATG
11 1 (0.66%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.66%) Reuters
11 1 (0.66%) SAP
11 1 (0.66%) Sun
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Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Training + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £45,438 - 68,158 per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 17 days ago
Milton Keynes
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago