The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England / South West
Rank 227 212 235
Rank change year-on-year -15 +23  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.100% 0.70% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.55% 2.84% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 38 11
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,304 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.69% -0.41%  

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 the South West with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 913 1444 1281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 18.18% 24.57% 21.40%
Number of salaries quoted 772 1231 1104
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for WebSphere Application Server in the South West

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in the South West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere Application Server in the South West

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Bristol +3 4 £63,750 -8.92%
Gloucestershire +6 1 £37,500 -16.66%
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South West region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 15 (100.00%) JBoss
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (93.33%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (93.33%) Puppet
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (93.33%) RUP
2 14 (93.33%) DSDM
2 14 (93.33%) Scrum
2 14 (93.33%) OpenStack
2 14 (93.33%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (93.33%) Salt
2 14 (93.33%) Ansible
3 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
3 11 (73.33%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
3 11 (73.33%) Python
3 11 (73.33%) Tomcat
3 11 (73.33%) Java
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) MySQL
4 10 (66.67%) UML
4 10 (66.67%) OO
4 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (66.67%) Jetty
4 10 (66.67%) Multithreading
4 10 (66.67%) Kanban
4 10 (66.67%) TDD

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 15 (100.00%) JBoss
1 15 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (93.33%) OpenStack
3 11 (73.33%) Tomcat
4 10 (66.67%) Apache Solr
4 10 (66.67%) Apache Spark
4 10 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (66.67%) Jetty
5 4 (26.67%) CloudStack
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 14 (93.33%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (66.67%) Big Data
1 10 (66.67%) Couchbase
1 10 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 10 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 10 (66.67%) MySQL
1 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 10 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (66.67%) Redis
1 10 (66.67%) Riak
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
1 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
2 10 (66.67%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (66.67%) Lucene
2 10 (66.67%) React
3 7 (46.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) LAMP
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (93.33%) Continuous Integration
1 14 (93.33%) DSDM
1 14 (93.33%) RUP
1 14 (93.33%) Scrum
2 10 (66.67%) Coaching
2 10 (66.67%) Concurrent Programming
2 10 (66.67%) Kanban
2 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 10 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 10 (66.67%) OO
2 10 (66.67%) TDD
2 10 (66.67%) UML
2 10 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 10 (66.67%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (26.67%) Build Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Bash Shell
1 11 (73.33%) Java
1 11 (73.33%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) Go
2 7 (46.67%) Perl
2 7 (46.67%) PHP
3 4 (26.67%) Ruby
3 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) vSphere
1 4 (26.67%) Xen
1 4 (26.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) Ansible
1 14 (93.33%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (93.33%) Puppet
1 14 (93.33%) Salt
2 10 (66.67%) Kibana
2 10 (66.67%) logstash
3 4 (26.67%) Cobbler
3 4 (26.67%) Terraform
3 4 (26.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) EnterpriseDB
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) webMethods