The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 91 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 46 77 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.26% 3.18% 3.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.90% 13.44% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 66
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £67,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
WebSphere
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
331 573 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.30% 23.65% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 285 439 526
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

WebSphere
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford -12 21 £40,000 -30.43%
Stevenage -4 8 £50,000 +51.51%
Hemel Hempstead +7 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Hitchin - 3 £55,000 -
Hertford - 1 £57,500 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £90,000 -
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 67 (82.72%) Java
2 52 (64.20%) J2EE
3 49 (60.49%) IBM
4 40 (49.38%) Unix
5 39 (48.15%) Tomcat
6 38 (46.91%) SQL
7 34 (41.98%) WebSphere Application Server
8 32 (39.51%) HTML
9 31 (38.27%) Finance
10 30 (37.04%) Linux
11 28 (34.57%) E-Commerce
11 28 (34.57%) JavaScript
11 28 (34.57%) WebLogic
12 27 (33.33%) Apache
13 26 (32.10%) Retail
14 24 (29.63%) Oracle
14 24 (29.63%) JSP
14 24 (29.63%) Servlets
15 23 (28.40%) DB2
15 23 (28.40%) Middleware
16 22 (27.16%) EJB
17 20 (24.69%) CSS
17 20 (24.69%) JBoss
18 19 (23.46%) Internet
18 19 (23.46%) XML
19 18 (22.22%) MVC
20 17 (20.99%) XHTML
21 16 (19.75%) Java EE
22 15 (18.52%) Spring
22 15 (18.52%) Microsoft

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 39 (48.15%) Tomcat
2 34 (41.98%) WebSphere Application Server
3 28 (34.57%) WebLogic
4 27 (33.33%) Apache
5 20 (24.69%) JBoss
6 10 (12.35%) IIS
7 7 (8.64%) MQSeries
8 4 (4.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (4.94%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (4.94%) CMS
9 2 (2.47%) Jetty
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.23%) JCAPS
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.23%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Office
2 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (2.47%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (2.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.23%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.46%) Internet
2 4 (4.94%) FTP
3 3 (3.70%) HTTP
3 3 (3.70%) SSH
4 2 (2.47%) DNS
4 2 (2.47%) SSL
5 1 (1.23%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.23%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.40%) DB2
2 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.88%) Informix
4 6 (7.41%) MySQL
5 4 (4.94%) Data Mining
5 4 (4.94%) Jackrabbit
5 4 (4.94%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.94%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.70%) DbVisualizer
7 2 (2.47%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 8 (9.88%) Ant
3 7 (8.64%) Log4j
4 5 (6.17%) Rational Application Developer
4 5 (6.17%) Subversion
5 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.94%) HP UFT
5 4 (4.94%) JUnit
5 4 (4.94%) Mockito
5 4 (4.94%) WebLogic Workshop
6 3 (3.70%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.23%) JIRA
7 1 (1.23%) Maven
7 1 (1.23%) Rational Rose
7 1 (1.23%) Selenium
7 1 (1.23%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.23%) Toad
General
1 31 (38.27%) Finance
2 26 (32.10%) Retail
3 9 (11.11%) Banking
4 5 (6.17%) Aerospace
4 5 (6.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Developer
2 23 (28.40%) Analyst
2 23 (28.40%) Java Developer
3 20 (24.69%) Consultant
4 14 (17.28%) Applications Support
4 14 (17.28%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.35%) Applications Support Analyst
5 10 (12.35%) WebSphere Consultant
6 8 (9.88%) J2EE Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Architect
7 7 (8.64%) Java Consultant
7 7 (8.64%) Java Programmer
7 7 (8.64%) Programmer
8 6 (7.41%) Project Manager
8 6 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Implementation Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (64.20%) J2EE
2 32 (39.51%) HTML
3 24 (29.63%) JSP
3 24 (29.63%) Servlets
4 23 (28.40%) Middleware
5 22 (27.16%) EJB
6 20 (24.69%) CSS
7 19 (23.46%) XML
8 17 (20.99%) XHTML
9 16 (19.75%) Java EE
10 15 (18.52%) Spring
11 14 (17.28%) Web Services
12 12 (14.81%) Struts
13 11 (13.58%) JDBC
13 11 (13.58%) WebSphere MQ
14 10 (12.35%) .NET
14 10 (12.35%) ActiveMQ
14 10 (12.35%) Hibernate
15 9 (11.11%) .NET Framework
16 8 (9.88%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.17%) iSeries
2 5 (6.17%) Life Science
3 2 (2.47%) Clustering
3 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) PMI
4 1 (1.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 40 (49.38%) Unix
2 30 (37.04%) Linux
3 13 (16.05%) Windows
4 9 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (9.88%) Solaris
6 5 (6.17%) zOS
7 4 (4.94%) AIX
7 4 (4.94%) HPUX
8 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.47%) Android
10 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.57%) E-Commerce
2 18 (22.22%) MVC
3 13 (16.05%) SDLC
4 12 (14.81%) SOA
4 12 (14.81%) Time Management
5 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.35%) Presales
5 10 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.11%) ITIL
7 8 (9.88%) Project Management
8 6 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.41%) DevOps
8 6 (7.41%) Migration
8 6 (7.41%) Service Management
8 6 (7.41%) Workflow
9 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
9 5 (6.17%) People Management
9 5 (6.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 67 (82.72%) Java
2 38 (46.91%) SQL
3 28 (34.57%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.81%) Perl
5 11 (13.58%) VB
6 8 (9.88%) C
7 6 (7.41%) Shell Script
8 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.47%) PHP
10 1 (1.23%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.64%) Degree
3 4 (4.94%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.23%) ISEB
4 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (13.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (12.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.47%) Postfix
3 2 (2.47%) qmail
3 2 (2.47%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Plesk
2 1 (1.23%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 49 (60.49%) IBM
2 24 (29.63%) Oracle
3 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
4 11 (13.58%) VMware
5 8 (9.88%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.17%) Sun
7 4 (4.94%) ATG
7 4 (4.94%) Blue Martini
7 4 (4.94%) Elastic Path
7 4 (4.94%) Interwoven
8 3 (3.70%) HP
9 2 (2.47%) Splunk
10 1 (1.23%) Citrix
10 1 (1.23%) SAP
10 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
10 1 (1.23%) webMethods