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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 323 303 272
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -31
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 879 1111 1246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 1.01% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.20% 5.58% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 691 771 928
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

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
16913 19924 22848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.93% 18.16% 20.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14331 16597 18449
Median salary £45,000 £43,596 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -15 829 £55,000 - 94
London -13 382 £60,000 - 31
South East +22 146 £50,000 +11.11% 17
East of England +31 78 £60,000 +26.31% 7
Berkshire +61 73 £50,000 +11.11% 5
City of London +20 66 £72,500 +26.08% 13
North West -3 63 £42,500 -5.55% 14
Yorkshire -16 48 £42,500 -26.08% 13
South West -14 46 £55,000 +22.22% 1
West Midlands -1 45 £50,000 -13.04% 8
Manchester +2 42 £45,000 -0.27% 6
Essex +36 36 £62,500 +47.05% 2
West Yorkshire -12 32 £42,500 -17.07% 5
Hertfordshire +1 28 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Leeds +1 27 £42,500 -26.08% 5
Scotland -17 26 £50,000 +26.58% 3
Reading +6 23 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Hampshire +4 23 £36,250 -30.95% 6
Bristol -1 21 £67,500 +50.00%
Surrey +28 20 £60,000 +11.62% 2
Birmingham -33 19 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Cheshire +32 17 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Glasgow +19 17 £50,000 +26.58% 1
East Midlands +6 16 £47,500 -20.83% 3
South Yorkshire +20 15 £35,000 -63.15% 8
Colchester +16 14 £62,500 +23.76% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 14 £46,750 +6.85% 3
Nottinghamshire +16 13 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Sheffield +24 12 £33,250 -65.00% 8
Wiltshire -4 12 £32,500 -29.92% 1

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1027 (54.77%) Oracle
2 1011 (53.92%) Java
3 813 (43.36%) SQL
4 746 (39.79%) Agile Software Development
5 690 (36.80%) JBoss
6 683 (36.43%) Finance
7 658 (35.09%) Linux
8 652 (34.77%) WebLogic
9 622 (33.17%) IBM
10 534 (28.48%) Tomcat
11 513 (27.36%) Windows
12 491 (26.19%) Unix
13 479 (25.55%) SQL Server
14 456 (24.32%) XML
15 438 (23.36%) J2EE
16 406 (21.65%) Middleware
17 399 (21.28%) Web Services
18 395 (21.07%) HTML
19 390 (20.80%) JavaScript
20 377 (20.11%) WebSphere Application Server
21 374 (19.95%) Retail
22 349 (18.61%) E-Commerce
23 346 (18.45%) Banking
24 329 (17.55%) ITIL
25 324 (17.28%) Relational Database
26 293 (15.63%) UML
27 280 (14.93%) Spring
28 273 (14.56%) .NET
29 272 (14.51%) Apache
30 267 (14.24%) Scrum

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
1 690 (36.80%) JBoss
2 652 (34.77%) WebLogic
3 534 (28.48%) Tomcat
4 377 (20.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 272 (14.51%) Apache
6 171 (9.12%) IIS
7 115 (6.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 105 (5.60%) OpenStack
9 104 (5.55%) BizTalk Server
10 96 (5.12%) Jetty
11 77 (4.11%) CloudStack
12 75 (4.00%) GlassFish
13 61 (3.25%) CMS
14 58 (3.09%) MQSeries
15 55 (2.93%) SharePoint
16 42 (2.24%) Mule
16 42 (2.24%) NetWeaver
17 36 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
18 35 (1.87%) Apache Solr
19 29 (1.55%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 106 (5.65%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.01%) MS Office
3 15 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.69%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.16%) MS Project
7 1 (0.053%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 87 (4.64%) Oracle Financials
1 87 (4.64%) Oracle Retail
2 86 (4.59%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 57 (3.04%) Magento
4 15 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
5 13 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
6 12 (0.64%) Maximo
7 9 (0.48%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 9 (0.48%) SAP HR
8 7 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.37%) SAP hybris
9 6 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (0.21%) FLEXCUBE
11 4 (0.21%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 4 (0.21%) Markit EDM
11 4 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
11 4 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
11 4 (0.21%) Summit
11 4 (0.21%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 200 (10.67%) Amazon AWS
2 161 (8.59%) SaaS
3 43 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (1.55%) PaaS
5 23 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
6 18 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (0.96%) GitHub
7 13 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.53%) CloudBees
9 9 (0.48%) Google Analytics
10 8 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
11 6 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.32%) Google App Engine
11 6 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.32%) Rackspace Cloud
12 5 (0.27%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.27%) Boomi
12 5 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
13 4 (0.21%) AWS OpsWorks
13 4 (0.21%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 187 (9.97%) Firewall
2 166 (8.85%) HTTP
3 154 (8.21%) TCP/IP
4 113 (6.03%) SAN
5 101 (5.39%) LDAP
6 98 (5.23%) NAS
7 69 (3.68%) SSL
8 57 (3.04%) DNS
9 45 (2.40%) Internet
10 43 (2.29%) LAN
10 43 (2.29%) WAN
11 30 (1.60%) FTP
12 22 (1.17%) FCoE
12 22 (1.17%) Fibre Channel
12 22 (1.17%) Multicast
13 20 (1.07%) iSCSI
14 16 (0.85%) Intranet
14 16 (0.85%) WebEx
15 7 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
16 6 (0.32%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 479 (25.55%) SQL Server
2 324 (17.28%) Relational Database
3 231 (12.32%) DB2
4 230 (12.27%) MySQL
5 226 (12.05%) RDBMS
6 125 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 101 (5.39%) NoSQL
8 85 (4.53%) MongoDB
9 76 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 68 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
11 62 (3.31%) Big Data
12 57 (3.04%) SQL Server 2012
13 51 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 48 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
15 42 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
16 41 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
17 37 (1.97%) Hadoop
18 36 (1.92%) Riak
19 35 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
20 33 (1.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 194 (10.35%) Maven
2 168 (8.96%) Ant
3 155 (8.27%) Subversion
4 145 (7.73%) Git (software)
5 126 (6.72%) Eclipse
6 125 (6.67%) Jenkins
7 99 (5.28%) JUnit
8 71 (3.79%) Gradle
9 61 (3.25%) TeamCity
10 54 (2.88%) JIRA
10 54 (2.88%) Talend Open Studio
11 39 (2.08%) Hudson
12 37 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
13 33 (1.76%) Mockito
14 26 (1.39%) Visual Studio
15 24 (1.28%) Log4j
16 21 (1.12%) MSBuild
16 21 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
16 21 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
17 20 (1.07%) Cucumber
General
1 683 (36.43%) Finance
2 374 (19.95%) Retail
3 346 (18.45%) Banking
4 69 (3.68%) Investment Banking
5 52 (2.77%) Back Office
6 46 (2.45%) Telecoms
7 41 (2.19%) Marketing
8 27 (1.44%) Financial Institution
8 27 (1.44%) International Banking
9 24 (1.28%) Retail Banking
10 14 (0.75%) French Language
10 14 (0.75%) Front Office
10 14 (0.75%) Publishing
11 13 (0.69%) Automotive
12 12 (0.64%) Electronics
12 12 (0.64%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.59%) Advertising
14 10 (0.53%) Private Banking
15 7 (0.37%) German Language
16 6 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 596 (31.79%) Developer
2 424 (22.61%) Java Developer
3 329 (17.55%) Architect
4 227 (12.11%) Analyst
5 225 (12.00%) Applications Support
6 192 (10.24%) Senior Developer
7 179 (9.55%) Solutions Architect
8 171 (9.12%) Senior Java Developer
9 168 (8.96%) Consultant
10 127 (6.77%) Support Analyst
11 114 (6.08%) Linux Support
12 111 (5.92%) Support Engineer
13 96 (5.12%) DevOps Engineer
14 89 (4.75%) Applications Support Analyst
15 85 (4.53%) Linux Engineer
16 81 (4.32%) Technical Consultant
17 78 (4.16%) Applications Engineer
18 72 (3.84%) Applications Support Engineer
19 64 (3.41%) Integration Architect
19 64 (3.41%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 456 (24.32%) XML
2 438 (23.36%) J2EE
3 406 (21.65%) Middleware
4 399 (21.28%) Web Services
5 395 (21.07%) HTML
6 280 (14.93%) Spring
7 273 (14.56%) .NET
8 252 (13.44%) CSS
9 245 (13.07%) Java EE
10 240 (12.80%) JMS
10 240 (12.80%) WebSphere MQ
11 220 (11.73%) Hibernate
12 170 (9.07%) SOAP
13 167 (8.91%) JSP
14 133 (7.09%) XSLT
15 122 (6.51%) Ajax
16 106 (5.65%) LAMP
17 105 (5.60%) JSON
18 101 (5.39%) IBM Integration Bus
19 100 (5.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 139 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
2 122 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
3 121 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 59 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 45 (2.40%) DataPower
6 38 (2.03%) iSeries
6 38 (2.03%) SWIFT
7 37 (1.97%) Data Integration
8 35 (1.87%) User Experience
9 31 (1.65%) Credit Risk
9 31 (1.65%) Fintech
10 19 (1.01%) Client/Server
11 17 (0.91%) Mainframe
12 16 (0.85%) PKI
13 15 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 13 (0.69%) PMI
14 13 (0.69%) RIA
15 12 (0.64%) iPad
15 12 (0.64%) Mathematics
15 12 (0.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 658 (35.09%) Linux
2 513 (27.36%) Windows
3 491 (26.19%) Unix
4 167 (8.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 105 (5.60%) Solaris
6 93 (4.96%) Windows Server
7 70 (3.73%) AIX
8 56 (2.99%) Android
9 48 (2.56%) Apple iOS
10 41 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (1.28%) CentOS
12 22 (1.17%) zOS
13 20 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (0.91%) Windows 7
15 14 (0.75%) Ubuntu
16 12 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
16 12 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
17 8 (0.43%) Windows NT
18 7 (0.37%) Mac OS
19 5 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 746 (39.79%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (18.61%) E-Commerce
3 329 (17.55%) ITIL
4 293 (15.63%) UML
5 267 (14.24%) Scrum
6 254 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
7 238 (12.69%) SOA
8 231 (12.32%) TDD
9 217 (11.57%) RUP
10 213 (11.36%) OO
11 183 (9.76%) Project Management
12 179 (9.55%) DevOps
13 158 (8.43%) PRINCE2
14 154 (8.21%) Configuration Management
15 152 (8.11%) Waterfall
16 149 (7.95%) Software Engineering
17 146 (7.79%) TOGAF
18 129 (6.88%) Service Delivery
19 127 (6.77%) Enterprise Architecture
20 125 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1011 (53.92%) Java
2 813 (43.36%) SQL
3 390 (20.80%) JavaScript
4 232 (12.37%) Bash Shell
5 227 (12.11%) Shell Script
6 206 (10.99%) Python
7 191 (10.19%) Perl
8 154 (8.21%) PowerShell
9 143 (7.63%) PL/SQL
10 130 (6.93%) C#
11 122 (6.51%) Ruby
12 88 (4.69%) C
13 73 (3.89%) PHP
14 47 (2.51%) Go
15 39 (2.08%) C++
16 37 (1.97%) VB
17 31 (1.65%) T-SQL
18 27 (1.44%) Jython
19 19 (1.01%) XPath
20 18 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 231 (12.32%) Degree
2 70 (3.73%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.24%) SC Cleared
4 33 (1.76%) ISEB
5 27 (1.44%) DV Cleared
6 24 (1.28%) PMP
7 17 (0.91%) CISSP
7 17 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 11 (0.59%) MCSE
10 10 (0.53%) CISA
10 10 (0.53%) CISM
10 10 (0.53%) Sun Certification
11 9 (0.48%) SANS
12 8 (0.43%) CCNA
12 8 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.37%) CEH
14 6 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.32%) OCPJP
14 6 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (3.84%) QA
2 68 (3.63%) SLA
3 10 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.53%) SEPA
4 9 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (0.37%) COBIT
5 7 (0.37%) ISAE 3402
5 7 (0.37%) SSAE 16
6 6 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.27%) ISO15022
7 5 (0.27%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.11%) HL7
9 1 (0.053%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.053%) ISO27002
System Software
1 131 (6.99%) Oracle RAC
2 104 (5.55%) Xen
3 88 (4.69%) vSphere
4 77 (4.11%) XenServer
5 74 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 63 (3.36%) Active Directory
7 40 (2.13%) Docker
8 30 (1.60%) Hyper-V
9 26 (1.39%) KVM
10 22 (1.17%) NFS
10 22 (1.17%) SRDF
11 19 (1.01%) VMware ESX
12 14 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
13 10 (0.53%) Squid
14 9 (0.48%) vCloud
15 8 (0.43%) Terminal Services
15 8 (0.43%) VirtualBox
16 7 (0.37%) Samba
17 4 (0.21%) HDFS
17 4 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 226 (12.05%) Puppet
2 155 (8.27%) Opscode Chef
3 101 (5.39%) Tivoli
4 91 (4.85%) Ansible
5 77 (4.11%) Cobbler
6 76 (4.05%) OpenAM
7 45 (2.40%) Salt
8 42 (2.24%) Nagios
9 29 (1.55%) Terraform
10 25 (1.33%) Kibana
11 24 (1.28%) Control-M
12 21 (1.12%) logstash
13 14 (0.75%) ServiceCenter
14 9 (0.48%) SCCM
15 7 (0.37%) Kubernetes
15 7 (0.37%) Nessus
15 7 (0.37%) Nmap
16 5 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
16 5 (0.27%) Jitterbit
16 5 (0.27%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1027 (54.77%) Oracle
2 622 (33.17%) IBM
3 218 (11.63%) ATG
4 214 (11.41%) Microsoft
5 167 (8.91%) Red Hat
6 112 (5.97%) VMware
7 111 (5.92%) hybris
8 101 (5.39%) Sybase
9 100 (5.33%) PeopleSoft
10 99 (5.28%) Retek
11 88 (4.69%) SAP
12 86 (4.59%) Hyperion
13 85 (4.53%) Sun
14 82 (4.37%) TIBCO
15 77 (4.11%) EnterpriseDB
16 54 (2.88%) Talend
17 51 (2.72%) Google
17 51 (2.72%) MuleSoft
18 49 (2.61%) Demandware
19 41 (2.19%) WSO2
London
Networkers
Salary: £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000+ (DOE) plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pen
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80,000 (DOE) plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme an
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Annual Bonus, Pension, Health care,
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30-40k
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Flexibility Dependant on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 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
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, 29 days holida
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £40k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 50,000 + Excellent Package £60,000 OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - 50,000 + Excellent Package £60,000 OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago