The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 182 201 213
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 89 119 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.26% 1.13% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.15% 5.64% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 74 83 124
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £84,500 £76,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
WebSphere
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1448 2109 2659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 20.56% 20.01% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1286 1786 2267
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the City of London region.

WebSphere Salary Trend in the City of London

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in the City of London

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 95 (53.07%) Finance
2 85 (47.49%) Java
3 84 (46.93%) Oracle
4 79 (44.13%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (38.55%) JBoss
6 65 (36.31%) Banking
7 62 (34.64%) WebSphere Application Server
8 61 (34.08%) IBM
9 55 (30.73%) Scrum
10 52 (29.05%) Linux
11 49 (27.37%) TDD
12 47 (26.26%) Windows
12 47 (26.26%) SQL Server
12 47 (26.26%) J2EE
13 43 (24.02%) .NET
13 43 (24.02%) Bash Shell
14 42 (23.46%) JavaScript
15 39 (21.79%) SQL
15 39 (21.79%) Python
16 37 (20.67%) RUP
16 37 (20.67%) WebLogic
16 37 (20.67%) WebSphere MQ
17 36 (20.11%) Red Hat
17 36 (20.11%) Unix
17 36 (20.11%) Retail
18 35 (19.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 34 (18.99%) Tomcat
20 31 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
21 30 (16.76%) Amazon AWS
21 30 (16.76%) Puppet

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 69 (38.55%) JBoss
2 62 (34.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 37 (20.67%) WebLogic
4 34 (18.99%) Tomcat
5 28 (15.64%) OpenStack
6 26 (14.53%) Apache
7 15 (8.38%) IIS
8 14 (7.82%) Apache Solr
8 14 (7.82%) Apache Spark
8 14 (7.82%) CloudStack
8 14 (7.82%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (7.82%) Jetty
9 8 (4.47%) SharePoint
10 7 (3.91%) MQSeries
11 6 (3.35%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (3.35%) MS Exchange
12 5 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (2.79%) Mule
13 4 (2.23%) FileNet
13 4 (2.23%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 10 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.56%) MS Office
2 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.56%) MS Project
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.47%) Oracle Financials
1 8 (4.47%) Oracle Retail
1 8 (4.47%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 6 (3.35%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (2.79%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.56%) AquaLogic BPM
5 1 (0.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.56%) Magento
5 1 (0.56%) Maximo
5 1 (0.56%) RMDS
5 1 (0.56%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 30 (16.76%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (7.82%) SaaS
3 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.56%) IaaS
3 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.61%) Firewall
2 8 (4.47%) LAN
2 8 (4.47%) WAN
3 7 (3.91%) DHCP
3 7 (3.91%) DNS
4 6 (3.35%) iSCSI
5 5 (2.79%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.68%) HTTP
6 3 (1.68%) Multicast
6 3 (1.68%) SWIFTNet
7 2 (1.12%) SAN
8 1 (0.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.56%) FCoE
8 1 (0.56%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.56%) Internet
8 1 (0.56%) LDAP
8 1 (0.56%) NAS
8 1 (0.56%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.56%) SSL
8 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (26.26%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.20%) MySQL
3 23 (12.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 23 (12.85%) MongoDB
3 23 (12.85%) NoSQL
4 18 (10.06%) Big Data
4 18 (10.06%) Hadoop
5 15 (8.38%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (7.82%) Couchbase
6 14 (7.82%) Redis
6 14 (7.82%) Riak
7 9 (5.03%) DB2
7 9 (5.03%) MariaDB
7 9 (5.03%) solidDB
8 5 (2.79%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.23%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (12.29%) JUnit
2 18 (10.06%) Subversion
3 16 (8.94%) Git (software)
4 15 (8.38%) Jenkins
5 14 (7.82%) TeamCity
6 7 (3.91%) Maven
7 4 (2.23%) Ant
7 4 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.68%) Cucumber
8 3 (1.68%) Lombardi
8 3 (1.68%) Selenium
9 2 (1.12%) Appium
10 1 (0.56%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.56%) Eclipse RCP
10 1 (0.56%) Geb
10 1 (0.56%) Gradle
10 1 (0.56%) Grunt
10 1 (0.56%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.56%) Spock
10 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 95 (53.07%) Finance
2 65 (36.31%) Banking
3 36 (20.11%) Retail
4 13 (7.26%) Legal
5 9 (5.03%) French Language
6 7 (3.91%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.79%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.23%) Back Office
9 2 (1.12%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.56%) International Banking
10 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (33.52%) Developer
2 49 (27.37%) Java Developer
3 24 (13.41%) Architect
4 20 (11.17%) Senior Developer
5 18 (10.06%) Applications Manager
5 18 (10.06%) Security Manager
6 16 (8.94%) Linux Engineer
6 16 (8.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (8.38%) WebSphere Specialist
8 14 (7.82%) DevOps Engineer
9 13 (7.26%) Support Engineer
10 12 (6.70%) Junior
10 12 (6.70%) Junior Developer
10 12 (6.70%) Junior Java Developer
11 11 (6.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 11 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (6.15%) Technical Support
12 10 (5.59%) .NET Developer
12 10 (5.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 9 (5.03%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (26.26%) J2EE
2 43 (24.02%) .NET
3 37 (20.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 28 (15.64%) HTML
4 28 (15.64%) XML
5 26 (14.53%) LAMP
6 25 (13.97%) CSS
7 23 (12.85%) IBM Integration Bus
8 22 (12.29%) Hibernate
8 22 (12.29%) Middleware
9 21 (11.73%) JMS
10 20 (11.17%) Java EE
10 20 (11.17%) JAX-WS
10 20 (11.17%) JMX
10 20 (11.17%) Servlets
10 20 (11.17%) XSD
10 20 (11.17%) XSLT
11 14 (7.82%) ELK Stack
11 14 (7.82%) Lucene
11 14 (7.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 18 (10.06%) Fintech
3 17 (9.50%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (8.38%) Computer Science
5 10 (5.59%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.59%) SWIFT
6 6 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.35%) Clustering
6 6 (3.35%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (2.23%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.23%) DataPower
7 4 (2.23%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (2.23%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.12%) AS400
8 2 (1.12%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.12%) PMI
9 1 (0.56%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (29.05%) Linux
2 47 (26.26%) Windows
3 36 (20.11%) Unix
4 35 (19.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (5.59%) Debian
5 10 (5.59%) Windows Server
6 9 (5.03%) Ubuntu
7 7 (3.91%) AIX
8 6 (3.35%) Android
8 6 (3.35%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.12%) Solaris
11 1 (0.56%) SUSE
11 1 (0.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (44.13%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (30.73%) Scrum
3 49 (27.37%) TDD
4 37 (20.67%) RUP
5 31 (17.32%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (15.64%) DSDM
6 28 (15.64%) ITIL
7 25 (13.97%) Technical Architecture
7 25 (13.97%) UML
8 24 (13.41%) Project Management
8 24 (13.41%) Waterfall
9 20 (11.17%) DevOps
10 19 (10.61%) Mentoring
11 18 (10.06%) Cash Management
11 18 (10.06%) Web Development
12 17 (9.50%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (8.94%) Configuration Management
13 16 (8.94%) Kanban
13 16 (8.94%) OO
14 15 (8.38%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 85 (47.49%) Java
2 43 (24.02%) Bash Shell
3 42 (23.46%) JavaScript
4 39 (21.79%) Python
4 39 (21.79%) SQL
5 22 (12.29%) Shell Script
6 16 (8.94%) Perl
6 16 (8.94%) Ruby
7 14 (7.82%) Go
8 13 (7.26%) PHP
9 10 (5.59%) C#
10 6 (3.35%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.23%) C
12 3 (1.68%) C++
12 3 (1.68%) RPG
13 2 (1.12%) RPG IV
13 2 (1.12%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.12%) VBA
13 2 (1.12%) VBScript
14 1 (0.56%) sed
Qualifications
1 26 (14.53%) Degree
2 5 (2.79%) NCDA
2 5 (2.79%) RHCE
2 5 (2.79%) RHCT
3 2 (1.12%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.12%) ISEB
3 2 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.12%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) CCNA
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.56%) HND
4 1 (0.56%) MCITP
4 1 (0.56%) MCSE
4 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (8.38%) ISO27002
3 9 (5.03%) QA
4 3 (1.68%) SLA
5 1 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (8.38%) Xen
2 14 (7.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.82%) vSphere
2 14 (7.82%) XenServer
3 7 (3.91%) NFS
4 6 (3.35%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.79%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.79%) XenApp
6 2 (1.12%) Squid
7 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.56%) KVM
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.56%) Samba
7 1 (0.56%) Snort
7 1 (0.56%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 30 (16.76%) Puppet
2 28 (15.64%) Ansible
2 28 (15.64%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (15.64%) Salt
3 15 (8.38%) Tivoli
4 14 (7.82%) Cobbler
4 14 (7.82%) Kibana
4 14 (7.82%) logstash
4 14 (7.82%) Terraform
5 5 (2.79%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.12%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.56%) Graphite
7 1 (0.56%) Nagios
7 1 (0.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 84 (46.93%) Oracle
2 61 (34.08%) IBM
3 36 (20.11%) Red Hat
4 28 (15.64%) Microsoft
5 20 (11.17%) VMware
6 14 (7.82%) ATG
6 14 (7.82%) EnterpriseDB
7 9 (5.03%) WorldPay
8 8 (4.47%) Citrix
8 8 (4.47%) Hyperion
8 8 (4.47%) PeopleSoft
8 8 (4.47%) Retek
9 7 (3.91%) hybris
10 6 (3.35%) NetApp
10 6 (3.35%) TIBCO
11 5 (2.79%) HP
11 5 (2.79%) MuleSoft
11 5 (2.79%) Symantec
12 4 (2.23%) Demandware
12 4 (2.23%) Kofax
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