The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 795 704 715
Rank change year-on-year -91 +11  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 77 223 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.48% 1.23% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67 166 175
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £41,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £67,500 £78,000
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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15895 18148 21815
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 18.05% 18.69% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12894 15437 18093
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 £28,500 £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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WebSphere Application Server in the UK

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere Application Server in the UK

WebSphere Application Server
Top 25 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England -78 70 £60,000 +9.09% 8
London -22 34 £60,750 +5.65% 3
South East +41 17 £62,500 +38.88% 2
Berkshire +32 11 £62,500 -3.84% 1
City of London +20 9 £62,500 -7.40%
South West -11 9 £65,000 +18.18%
Buckinghamshire -11 6 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Milton Keynes -14 6 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Nottingham - 6 £53,750 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £53,750 -
East Midlands - 6 £53,750 -
Scotland +5 5 £46,000 -12.38%
Bristol -21 5 £60,000 -11.11%
Glasgow +8 4 £46,000 -12.38%
Gloucestershire - 4 £68,750 -
East of England -18 2 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Manchester -38 2 £42,500 -5.55%
North West -54 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Gloucester - 2 - -
Bedfordshire +19 1 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Luton +7 1 £32,500 -31.57%
Edinburgh -5 1 - -
Hertfordshire -29 1 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 162 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 121 (74.69%) Java
3 93 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (43.21%) JBoss
5 64 (39.51%) Oracle
5 64 (39.51%) WebLogic
5 64 (39.51%) Web Services
6 61 (37.65%) Unix
6 61 (37.65%) Linux
7 59 (36.42%) SQL
8 54 (33.33%) Tomcat
9 52 (32.10%) Amazon AWS
10 48 (29.63%) Scrum
11 47 (29.01%) Enterprise Software
12 46 (28.40%) AngularJS
13 42 (25.93%) JavaScript
14 41 (25.31%) UML
15 40 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
15 40 (24.69%) Opscode Chef
16 39 (24.07%) Ansible
16 39 (24.07%) Puppet
16 39 (24.07%) TDD
16 39 (24.07%) SQL Server
16 39 (24.07%) IBM
17 37 (22.84%) BDD
18 33 (20.37%) Elasticsearch
19 32 (19.75%) E-Commerce
19 32 (19.75%) Spring
20 31 (19.14%) OO
20 31 (19.14%) J2EE

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 162 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 70 (43.21%) JBoss
3 64 (39.51%) WebLogic
4 54 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 33 (20.37%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (17.28%) OpenStack
7 22 (13.58%) Apache Solr
7 22 (13.58%) Apache Spark
7 22 (13.58%) Jetty
8 20 (12.35%) Apache
9 11 (6.79%) IBM HTTP Server
10 9 (5.56%) Alfresco
11 6 (3.70%) CloudStack
12 5 (3.09%) IIS
12 5 (3.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (2.47%) CMS
14 3 (1.85%) Oracle Application Server
14 3 (1.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 2 (1.23%) WebSphere Portal
16 1 (0.62%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 8 (4.94%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (2.47%) Pega PRPC
3 3 (1.85%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.62%) Magento
4 1 (0.62%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 52 (32.10%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (14.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.23%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.73%) HTTP
2 15 (9.26%) TCP/IP
3 12 (7.41%) SSL
4 11 (6.79%) HTTPS
5 9 (5.56%) Firewall
6 8 (4.94%) FTP
6 8 (4.94%) LDAP
7 3 (1.85%) Internet
8 1 (0.62%) DNS
8 1 (0.62%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 27 (16.67%) MySQL
2 27 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 26 (16.05%) MongoDB
3 26 (16.05%) Redis
4 25 (15.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 25 (15.43%) Couchbase
4 25 (15.43%) PostgreSQL
4 25 (15.43%) Riak
5 23 (14.20%) Hadoop
6 22 (13.58%) Big Data
7 20 (12.35%) DB2
8 11 (6.79%) Relational Database
9 10 (6.17%) RDBMS
10 7 (4.32%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.85%) Blockchain
11 3 (1.85%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.85%) Endeca
11 3 (1.85%) NewSQL
11 3 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 22 (13.58%) JUnit
3 20 (12.35%) TeamCity
4 16 (9.88%) JIRA
5 13 (8.02%) Git (software)
6 11 (6.79%) Selenium
7 10 (6.17%) Maven
7 10 (6.17%) Rational Application Developer
8 9 (5.56%) Artifactory
9 7 (4.32%) Eclipse
10 6 (3.70%) Subversion
11 2 (1.23%) Ant
11 2 (1.23%) FogBugz
11 2 (1.23%) Gradle
11 2 (1.23%) JMeter
11 2 (1.23%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.23%) Redmine
12 1 (0.62%) Grunt
12 1 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.62%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (15.43%) Finance
2 14 (8.64%) Retail
3 12 (7.41%) Banking
4 8 (4.94%) Law
5 4 (2.47%) Advertising
5 4 (2.47%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.62%) Back Office
6 1 (0.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 92 (56.79%) Developer
2 80 (49.38%) Java Developer
3 30 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 26 (16.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (10.49%) Consultant
6 15 (9.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 13 (8.02%) Architect
8 12 (7.41%) Middleware Engineer
9 11 (6.79%) Designer
10 8 (4.94%) Technical Consultant
11 7 (4.32%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) Java Engineer
11 7 (4.32%) Senior Designer
11 7 (4.32%) Technical Specialist
12 6 (3.70%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.70%) Middleware Specialist
13 5 (3.09%) .NET Developer
13 5 (3.09%) E-Commerce Developer
13 5 (3.09%) Java E-Commerce Developer
13 5 (3.09%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (39.51%) Web Services
2 46 (28.40%) AngularJS
3 32 (19.75%) Spring
4 31 (19.14%) J2EE
4 31 (19.14%) Middleware
5 29 (17.90%) HTML
6 26 (16.05%) Hibernate
7 22 (13.58%) CSS
7 22 (13.58%) Elastic Stack
7 22 (13.58%) Lucene
7 22 (13.58%) React
8 21 (12.96%) .NET
9 20 (12.35%) SOAP
10 17 (10.49%) RESTful
10 17 (10.49%) XML
11 16 (9.88%) JSP
11 16 (9.88%) WebSphere MQ
12 15 (9.26%) Java EE
13 13 (8.02%) JMS
13 13 (8.02%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.01%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (7.41%) DataPower
3 11 (6.79%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.23%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.62%) AS400
7 1 (0.62%) Derivative
7 1 (0.62%) iSeries
7 1 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.62%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.62%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.62%) OTC Derivatives
7 1 (0.62%) PKI
7 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (37.65%) Linux
1 61 (37.65%) Unix
2 28 (17.28%) Windows
3 17 (10.49%) AIX
4 16 (9.88%) Solaris
5 15 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (6.17%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.47%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.85%) CentOS
9 1 (0.62%) i5/OS
9 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (57.41%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (29.63%) Scrum
3 41 (25.31%) UML
4 40 (24.69%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (24.07%) TDD
6 37 (22.84%) BDD
7 32 (19.75%) E-Commerce
8 31 (19.14%) Configuration Management
8 31 (19.14%) OO
9 29 (17.90%) Web Development
10 28 (17.28%) DSDM
10 28 (17.28%) RUP
11 26 (16.05%) Coaching
11 26 (16.05%) Unit Testing
12 25 (15.43%) Multithreading
13 24 (14.81%) Mentoring
14 22 (13.58%) Concurrent Programming
14 22 (13.58%) Kanban
15 20 (12.35%) SOA
15 20 (12.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 121 (74.69%) Java
2 59 (36.42%) SQL
3 42 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 30 (18.52%) Python
5 27 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 22 (13.58%) PHP
7 21 (12.96%) Shell Script
8 20 (12.35%) Perl
9 17 (10.49%) Go
10 11 (6.79%) Jython
11 9 (5.56%) XPath
12 7 (4.32%) C#
13 6 (3.70%) Ruby
14 4 (2.47%) C++
15 3 (1.85%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.85%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.85%) Scala
16 2 (1.23%) Erlang
17 1 (0.62%) AWK
17 1 (0.62%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (11.73%) Degree
2 9 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.94%) ISEB
4 3 (1.85%) PhD
5 2 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.62%) CITP
6 1 (0.62%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) SEPA
3 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.70%) vSphere
1 6 (3.70%) Xen
1 6 (3.70%) XenServer
2 2 (1.23%) Docker
2 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.62%) Samba
3 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (24.69%) Opscode Chef
2 39 (24.07%) Ansible
2 39 (24.07%) Puppet
3 28 (17.28%) Salt
4 22 (13.58%) Kibana
4 22 (13.58%) logstash
5 9 (5.56%) Tivoli
6 8 (4.94%) CA Single Sign-On
7 6 (3.70%) Cobbler
7 6 (3.70%) Terraform
8 1 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.62%) Mesos
8 1 (0.62%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 64 (39.51%) Oracle
2 39 (24.07%) IBM
3 16 (9.88%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.94%) CA
4 8 (4.94%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.70%) EnterpriseDB
5 6 (3.70%) webMethods
6 5 (3.09%) BT
6 5 (3.09%) hybris
7 4 (2.47%) IBM Sterling
7 4 (2.47%) Pega
8 3 (1.85%) BEA
8 3 (1.85%) FatWire
8 3 (1.85%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.23%) Sybase
9 2 (1.23%) VMware
10 1 (0.62%) ATG
10 1 (0.62%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.62%) Reuters
10 1 (0.62%) Symantec
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Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary dependant on skills
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £45,438 - 68,158 per year + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 15 days ago
Milton Keynes
Boeing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago