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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 317 273 282
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +9
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1029 1310 1347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.00% 1.19% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.82% 5.70% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 836 1030 1037
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,783
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21360 22983 25608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.76% 20.83% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18253 19055 21142
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere
Salary Trend

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in the UK

WebSphere
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 within the UK.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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
England -46 960 £55,000 - 70
London -92 417 £62,500 +4.16% 26
South East +35 210 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Berkshire +46 96 £55,000 +10.00% 4
City of London +40 92 £61,250 +6.52% 4
South West +29 87 £47,304 +5.12% 3
East of England -7 83 £52,000 +15.55% 7
Yorkshire +31 65 £40,000 - 7
North West +23 61 £43,750 +9.37% 9
Hampshire +27 49 £52,500 +8.24% 2
Manchester +22 47 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Wiltshire +19 43 £47,304 -5.39% 1
Reading +33 42 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Hertfordshire -26 38 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Bristol +3 31 £45,000 +38.46% 2
South Yorkshire +32 30 £40,000 -20.00% 1
West Yorkshire +22 28 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Leeds +10 28 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Surrey +23 27 £57,500 +4.54%
Watford -3 27 £40,000 -21.95% 4
West Midlands -59 27 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Essex +13 25 £62,500 +56.25%
Swindon -2 20 £45,000 -10.00%
Scotland -32 19 £47,625 +12.05% 9
Birmingham -48 18 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Doncaster +20 17 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes +17 16 £45,000 +20.00%
Buckinghamshire +9 16 £45,000 +20.00%
Farnborough -7 15 £50,000 -9.09%
Sheffield +18 13 £40,000 -20.00% 1

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 1134 (56.00%) Java
2 1042 (51.46%) Oracle
3 839 (41.43%) IBM
4 746 (36.84%) SQL
5 732 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
6 680 (33.58%) Finance
7 622 (30.72%) JBoss
8 595 (29.38%) Linux
9 568 (28.05%) WebLogic
10 517 (25.53%) JavaScript
11 513 (25.33%) J2EE
12 510 (25.19%) Tomcat
13 505 (24.94%) WebSphere Application Server
14 496 (24.49%) Unix
15 489 (24.15%) SQL Server
16 482 (23.80%) XML
17 455 (22.47%) Middleware
18 442 (21.83%) Web Services
19 430 (21.23%) Windows
20 428 (21.14%) HTML
21 395 (19.51%) Spring
22 362 (17.88%) SOA
23 360 (17.78%) Scrum
24 348 (17.19%) .NET
25 343 (16.94%) Banking
26 334 (16.49%) WebSphere MQ
27 318 (15.70%) CSS
28 317 (15.65%) ITIL
29 292 (14.42%) E-Commerce
29 292 (14.42%) Retail

WebSphere
Top Related 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
1 622 (30.72%) JBoss
2 568 (28.05%) WebLogic
3 510 (25.19%) Tomcat
4 505 (24.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 269 (13.28%) Apache
6 175 (8.64%) IIS
7 137 (6.77%) BizTalk Server
8 95 (4.69%) OpenStack
9 77 (3.80%) MQSeries
10 75 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 74 (3.65%) CMS
12 66 (3.26%) CloudStack
13 65 (3.21%) Jetty
14 55 (2.72%) NetWeaver
15 45 (2.22%) GlassFish
16 44 (2.17%) IBM HTTP Server
17 41 (2.02%) Mule
18 29 (1.43%) SharePoint
19 23 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
19 23 (1.14%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 134 (6.62%) MS Excel
2 28 (1.38%) MS Office
3 14 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.25%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.099%) MS Project
7 1 (0.049%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.049%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 43 (2.12%) Magento
2 19 (0.94%) Oracle Retail
3 17 (0.84%) Oracle Financials
3 17 (0.84%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 14 (0.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 14 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
5 10 (0.49%) Maximo
6 8 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.40%) SAP hybris
7 5 (0.25%) Fredhopper
7 5 (0.25%) JDE EnterpriseOne
8 4 (0.20%) AquaLogic BPM
9 3 (0.15%) Documaker
9 3 (0.15%) Exstream
9 3 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.15%) RMDS
9 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.15%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.099%) TrackWise
10 2 (0.099%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 169 (8.35%) Amazon AWS
2 154 (7.60%) SaaS
3 36 (1.78%) CloudBees
4 32 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (1.23%) PaaS
6 18 (0.89%) GitHub
7 15 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (0.74%) Amazon S3
7 15 (0.74%) Google Analytics
8 12 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.54%) IBM SmartCloud
10 10 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
11 9 (0.44%) IaaS
12 6 (0.30%) OpenShift
13 5 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
13 5 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 176 (8.69%) TCP/IP
2 172 (8.49%) Firewall
3 143 (7.06%) HTTP
4 104 (5.14%) DNS
5 96 (4.74%) SSL
6 94 (4.64%) LDAP
7 83 (4.10%) SAN
8 74 (3.65%) NAS
9 71 (3.51%) Internet
10 33 (1.63%) WAN
11 32 (1.58%) FTP
12 29 (1.43%) DHCP
13 24 (1.19%) LAN
14 22 (1.09%) SSH
15 17 (0.84%) S/MIME
16 16 (0.79%) Intranet
17 13 (0.64%) iSCSI
18 12 (0.59%) DMZ
19 11 (0.54%) Multicast
20 8 (0.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 489 (24.15%) SQL Server
2 292 (14.42%) Relational Database
3 211 (10.42%) RDBMS
4 198 (9.78%) MySQL
5 172 (8.49%) Oracle Database
6 155 (7.65%) DB2
7 123 (6.07%) NoSQL
8 90 (4.44%) MongoDB
9 66 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 65 (3.21%) Big Data
11 51 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 51 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
12 50 (2.47%) Hadoop
13 37 (1.83%) Oracle Database 12c
13 37 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
14 35 (1.73%) Couchbase
15 33 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
16 32 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
17 28 (1.38%) Oracle9i Database
18 27 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 234 (11.56%) Git (software)
2 222 (10.96%) Eclipse
3 197 (9.73%) Maven
4 182 (8.99%) JUnit
5 174 (8.59%) Jenkins
6 152 (7.51%) Ant
7 137 (6.77%) Subversion
8 72 (3.56%) Talend Open Studio
9 50 (2.47%) TeamCity
10 41 (2.02%) JIRA
11 36 (1.78%) Gradle
12 34 (1.68%) Hudson
13 33 (1.63%) Mockito
14 29 (1.43%) NetBeans
15 27 (1.33%) Introscope
15 27 (1.33%) Toad
16 25 (1.23%) Log4j
17 22 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
17 22 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
18 21 (1.04%) LoadRunner
General
1 680 (33.58%) Finance
2 343 (16.94%) Banking
3 292 (14.42%) Retail
4 51 (2.52%) Telecoms
5 40 (1.98%) Marketing
6 32 (1.58%) Financial Institution
7 29 (1.43%) Investment Banking
8 27 (1.33%) International Banking
9 21 (1.04%) German Language
10 19 (0.94%) Legal
11 18 (0.89%) French Language
12 16 (0.79%) Advertising
13 15 (0.74%) Back Office
13 15 (0.74%) Front Office
13 15 (0.74%) Manufacturing
14 13 (0.64%) Automotive
14 13 (0.64%) Retail Banking
15 9 (0.44%) Electronics
16 8 (0.40%) Music Industry
17 5 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 657 (32.44%) Developer
2 464 (22.91%) Java Developer
3 318 (15.70%) Architect
4 237 (11.70%) Analyst
5 208 (10.27%) Consultant
6 202 (9.98%) Applications Support
7 158 (7.80%) Senior Developer
8 154 (7.60%) Solutions Architect
9 134 (6.62%) Support Analyst
10 111 (5.48%) Integration Architect
10 111 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
11 98 (4.84%) Java Engineer
12 95 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
13 74 (3.65%) DevOps Engineer
14 71 (3.51%) Support Engineer
15 68 (3.36%) Technical Support
16 67 (3.31%) Administrator
17 66 (3.26%) Linux Support
17 66 (3.26%) Software Engineer
17 66 (3.26%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 513 (25.33%) J2EE
2 482 (23.80%) XML
3 455 (22.47%) Middleware
4 442 (21.83%) Web Services
5 428 (21.14%) HTML
6 395 (19.51%) Spring
7 348 (17.19%) .NET
8 334 (16.49%) WebSphere MQ
9 318 (15.70%) CSS
10 252 (12.44%) JMS
11 243 (12.00%) Java EE
12 210 (10.37%) Hibernate
13 191 (9.43%) SOAP
14 184 (9.09%) JSP
15 183 (9.04%) Ajax
16 145 (7.16%) REST
17 143 (7.06%) XSLT
18 134 (6.62%) Apache Camel
19 127 (6.27%) JSON
20 126 (6.22%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 186 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
2 164 (8.10%) Computer Science
3 121 (5.98%) Enterprise Software
4 84 (4.15%) DataPower
5 56 (2.77%) iSeries
6 53 (2.62%) AS400
7 50 (2.47%) Management Information System
8 49 (2.42%) Client/Server
9 46 (2.27%) Mainframe
10 42 (2.07%) Clustering
10 42 (2.07%) SWIFT
11 38 (1.88%) PKI
12 37 (1.83%) N-Tier
13 35 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
14 34 (1.68%) Mobile Banking
15 33 (1.63%) Fintech
16 30 (1.48%) Credit Risk
17 27 (1.33%) Mobile App
18 25 (1.23%) iPad
19 24 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 595 (29.38%) Linux
2 496 (24.49%) Unix
3 430 (21.23%) Windows
4 203 (10.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 114 (5.63%) Windows Server
6 104 (5.14%) AIX
7 88 (4.35%) Solaris
8 68 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 62 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 45 (2.22%) Ubuntu
11 41 (2.02%) CentOS
12 34 (1.68%) Android
12 34 (1.68%) OS/400
13 26 (1.28%) Apple iOS
14 18 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (0.84%) Windows 7
16 10 (0.49%) Debian
17 8 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
18 7 (0.35%) HPUX
19 5 (0.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 732 (36.15%) Agile Software Development
2 362 (17.88%) SOA
3 360 (17.78%) Scrum
4 317 (15.65%) ITIL
5 292 (14.42%) E-Commerce
6 274 (13.53%) Continuous Integration
7 247 (12.20%) UML
8 221 (10.91%) OO
9 208 (10.27%) TDD
10 184 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 177 (8.74%) DevOps
12 170 (8.40%) Unit Testing
13 157 (7.75%) SDLC
14 145 (7.16%) RUP
15 121 (5.98%) Configuration Management
15 121 (5.98%) MVC
16 110 (5.43%) Project Management
17 107 (5.28%) Mentoring
18 105 (5.19%) Waterfall
19 101 (4.99%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1134 (56.00%) Java
2 746 (36.84%) SQL
3 517 (25.53%) JavaScript
4 227 (11.21%) Shell Script
5 184 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 165 (8.15%) Perl
7 149 (7.36%) PowerShell
8 141 (6.96%) Python
9 122 (6.02%) C#
10 107 (5.28%) Ruby
11 104 (5.14%) PL/SQL
12 64 (3.16%) PHP
13 49 (2.42%) C++
14 43 (2.12%) RPG
15 42 (2.07%) Groovy
16 40 (1.98%) C
17 33 (1.63%) VB
18 27 (1.33%) Go
18 27 (1.33%) T-SQL
19 13 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 274 (13.53%) Degree
2 66 (3.26%) Security Cleared
3 33 (1.63%) SC Cleared
4 25 (1.23%) Sun Certification
5 22 (1.09%) DV Cleared
6 16 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 9 (0.44%) CCNA
9 9 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (0.44%) HND
9 9 (0.44%) MCSE
10 8 (0.40%) CISSP
11 7 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (0.30%) RHCE
13 5 (0.25%) CEH
13 5 (0.25%) ISEB
13 5 (0.25%) NCDA
13 5 (0.25%) RHCT
14 4 (0.20%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (6.42%) QA
2 55 (2.72%) SLA
3 21 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (1.04%) ISO15022
3 21 (1.04%) ISO20022
4 15 (0.74%) ISO27002
5 10 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.20%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.15%) HL7
8 2 (0.099%) COBIT
8 2 (0.099%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.049%) GxP
9 1 (0.049%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 115 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 110 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 80 (3.95%) Oracle RAC
4 74 (3.65%) Xen
5 72 (3.56%) vSphere
6 66 (3.26%) XenServer
7 47 (2.32%) Docker
8 19 (0.94%) PowerHA
9 17 (0.84%) Hyper-V
9 17 (0.84%) VMware ESX
10 14 (0.69%) NFS
11 13 (0.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 12 (0.59%) Postfix
12 12 (0.59%) qmail
12 12 (0.59%) Sendmail
13 10 (0.49%) KVM
14 9 (0.44%) Samba
15 8 (0.40%) Squid
16 7 (0.35%) XenApp
17 6 (0.30%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 195 (9.63%) Puppet
2 111 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
3 108 (5.33%) Tivoli
4 92 (4.54%) Ansible
5 66 (3.26%) Cobbler
6 61 (3.01%) OpenAM
7 46 (2.27%) Salt
8 27 (1.33%) Terraform
9 22 (1.09%) Kibana
9 22 (1.09%) logstash
9 22 (1.09%) Nagios
10 16 (0.79%) Data Guard
11 15 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
11 15 (0.74%) Oracle ZFS
12 14 (0.69%) ServiceCenter
13 12 (0.59%) Plesk
14 10 (0.49%) SCOM
15 9 (0.44%) CA Wily
16 8 (0.40%) HP SiteScope
17 7 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1042 (51.46%) Oracle
2 839 (41.43%) IBM
3 220 (10.86%) Microsoft
4 188 (9.28%) ATG
5 181 (8.94%) Red Hat
6 163 (8.05%) VMware
7 132 (6.52%) webMethods
8 119 (5.88%) hybris
9 116 (5.73%) SAP
10 108 (5.33%) TIBCO
11 99 (4.89%) Sun
12 83 (4.10%) MuleSoft
13 82 (4.05%) WSO2
14 81 (4.00%) Sybase
15 72 (3.56%) Talend
16 64 (3.16%) Demandware
16 64 (3.16%) EnterpriseDB
17 56 (2.77%) Google
18 45 (2.22%) HP
19 39 (1.93%) Software AG
Antrim, County Antrim
Realtime Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Church International Ltd.
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum + Brilliant benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 90,000 - 100,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Private Health, Pension, Tr
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £37000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 80,000 flexible
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 + bonus + healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago