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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 128 87 54
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -33
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 13 66 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.59% 2.53% 4.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.93% 14.10% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 39 85
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

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
444 468 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.17% 17.92% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 354 370 503
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 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
Watford -27 8 £62,500 +19.04%
Stevenage -12 1 £35,000 -22.22%
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 37 (71.15%) Linux
2 35 (67.31%) Java
3 30 (57.69%) WebLogic
3 30 (57.69%) Unix
4 27 (51.92%) SQL
5 26 (50.00%) SOA
6 25 (48.08%) IBM
6 25 (48.08%) JBoss
7 24 (46.15%) Web Services
8 23 (44.23%) XML
8 23 (44.23%) SOAP
9 21 (40.38%) Finance
9 21 (40.38%) REST
10 20 (38.46%) TDD
10 20 (38.46%) Tomcat
11 19 (36.54%) Spring
12 18 (34.62%) Middleware
13 16 (30.77%) Windows
13 16 (30.77%) J2EE
14 15 (28.85%) Oracle
14 15 (28.85%) Shell Script
14 15 (28.85%) Java EE
15 14 (26.92%) UML
16 13 (25.00%) Solaris
16 13 (25.00%) RDBMS
16 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
17 12 (23.08%) JSON
17 12 (23.08%) OOD
17 12 (23.08%) JavaScript

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 30 (57.69%) WebLogic
2 25 (48.08%) JBoss
3 20 (38.46%) Tomcat
4 8 (15.38%) Apache
5 6 (11.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (11.54%) CMS
5 6 (11.54%) MQSeries
5 6 (11.54%) Oracle Service Bus
5 6 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (11.54%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.92%) Drupal
6 1 (1.92%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.92%) IIS
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) iPaaS
2 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) HTTP
1 7 (13.46%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) SSL
3 2 (3.85%) AMQP
3 2 (3.85%) PuTTY
3 2 (3.85%) SSH
4 1 (1.92%) DNS
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) FTP
4 1 (1.92%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.92%) LDAP
4 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 13 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (15.38%) MySQL
3 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (11.54%) Jackrabbit
5 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.92%) DB2
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (17.31%) JUnit
2 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
2 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.54%) Log4j
2 6 (11.54%) Maven
2 6 (11.54%) Mockito
2 6 (11.54%) Subversion
2 6 (11.54%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (7.69%) LoadRunner
4 3 (5.77%) AppScan
4 3 (5.77%) Burp Suite
4 3 (5.77%) Paros
5 1 (1.92%) Bower
5 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.92%) Gradle
5 1 (1.92%) Grunt
5 1 (1.92%) gulp
5 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.92%) JMeter
5 1 (1.92%) The Grinder
General
1 21 (40.38%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Retail
3 6 (11.54%) Advertising
4 3 (5.77%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Developer
2 18 (34.62%) Java Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) J2EE Developer
4 9 (17.31%) Systems Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Middleware Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Middleware Specialist
7 6 (11.54%) Agile Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Agile Java Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Oracle Middleware Specialist
7 6 (11.54%) Oracle Specialist
7 6 (11.54%) SOA Specialist
7 6 (11.54%) Support Specialist
7 6 (11.54%) Unix Developer
7 6 (11.54%) WebSphere Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (9.62%) SQL Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) Web Services
2 23 (44.23%) SOAP
2 23 (44.23%) XML
3 21 (40.38%) REST
4 19 (36.54%) Spring
5 18 (34.62%) Middleware
6 16 (30.77%) J2EE
7 15 (28.85%) Java EE
8 12 (23.08%) Hibernate
8 12 (23.08%) JSON
9 10 (19.23%) Ajax
9 10 (19.23%) GWT
10 9 (17.31%) JDBC
11 8 (15.38%) JMS
11 8 (15.38%) XSLT
12 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
12 7 (13.46%) CSS
12 7 (13.46%) HTML
12 7 (13.46%) WebSphere MQ
13 6 (11.54%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) DataPower
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (71.15%) Linux
2 30 (57.69%) Unix
3 16 (30.77%) Windows
4 13 (25.00%) Solaris
5 9 (17.31%) AIX
6 6 (11.54%) HPUX
7 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.92%) Android
8 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.00%) SOA
2 20 (38.46%) TDD
3 14 (26.92%) UML
4 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (23.08%) OOD
6 11 (21.15%) OO
7 10 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (17.31%) BPR
9 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
9 7 (13.46%) Load Balancing
10 6 (11.54%) Business Activity Monitoring
10 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (11.54%) Data Integration
10 6 (11.54%) Dependency Management
10 6 (11.54%) DevOps
10 6 (11.54%) ETL
10 6 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
10 6 (11.54%) Presales
10 6 (11.54%) RAD
10 6 (11.54%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) Java
2 27 (51.92%) SQL
3 15 (28.85%) Shell Script
4 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.77%) Perl
5 3 (5.77%) Python
5 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.85%) VBScript
6 2 (3.85%) XPath
7 1 (1.92%) AWK
7 1 (1.92%) Jython
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
7 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.92%) VB
7 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) CISA
1 3 (5.77%) CISM
1 3 (5.77%) CISSP
1 3 (5.77%) CSSLP
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
1 2 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) HP Fortify
1 3 (5.77%) WebInspect
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) IBM
2 15 (28.85%) Oracle
3 8 (15.38%) HP
4 7 (13.46%) Sybase
5 6 (11.54%) ATG
5 6 (11.54%) Blue Martini
5 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 6 (11.54%) Talend
6 3 (5.77%) AppDynamics
6 3 (5.77%) New Relic
7 1 (1.92%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.92%) VocaLink
7 1 (1.92%) webMethods