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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
UK
Rank 322 315 277
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -38
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 769 996 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 1.00% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.19% 5.28% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 621 797 941
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -

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
14811 18849 21357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.55% 18.86% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12422 15755 18072
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 20 January 2017 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 20 January 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
England +1 710 £57,500 +15.00% 68
London +89 352 £65,000 - 33
South East -50 89 £55,000 +22.22% 12
East of England -36 86 £55,000 - 2
South West +15 56 £55,000 +22.22% 5
Essex +23 43 £65,000 +4.00%
Yorkshire +19 41 £50,000 +21.21% 5
City of London -25 37 £65,000 - 9
North West -27 37 £48,750 -2.50% 4
Berkshire +10 36 £57,500 +35.29% 3
Colchester +26 34 £65,000 +4.00%
West Midlands +8 31 £50,000 +21.95% 3
Hampshire -5 27 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Bristol -14 27 £62,500 +38.88%
Manchester -25 27 £50,000 - 2
Scotland -23 25 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Leeds +22 24 £57,500 +35.29% 3
West Yorkshire +12 24 £57,500 +35.29% 3
Hertfordshire -43 22 £53,750 +7.50%
Watford -17 17 £60,000 +14.28%
Edinburgh -18 16 £43,000 +7.50% 2
Wiltshire +34 14 £32,500 -27.77% 1
County Antrim +7 14 £50,000 +42.85%
Belfast +5 14 £50,000 +42.85%
Northern Ireland +3 14 £50,000 +42.85%
Birmingham -6 13 £62,500 +13.63% 1
South Yorkshire +10 12 £32,500 -14.47% 1
East Midlands +7 12 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Norfolk -3 12 £45,000 +12.50%
Gloucestershire -10 12 £55,000 +22.22% 2

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 1072 (63.73%) Java
2 939 (55.83%) Oracle
3 868 (51.61%) SQL
4 820 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
5 718 (42.69%) JBoss
6 703 (41.80%) Linux
7 646 (38.41%) WebLogic
8 604 (35.91%) Finance
9 556 (33.06%) IBM
10 536 (31.87%) Windows
11 505 (30.02%) Tomcat
12 445 (26.46%) XML
13 443 (26.34%) Unix
14 440 (26.16%) SQL Server
15 426 (25.33%) Web Services
16 404 (24.02%) J2EE
17 400 (23.78%) HTML
18 399 (23.72%) JavaScript
19 380 (22.59%) Banking
20 360 (21.40%) Continuous Integration
21 335 (19.92%) Middleware
22 326 (19.38%) Spring
23 318 (18.91%) Relational Database
24 301 (17.90%) Python
25 300 (17.84%) WebSphere Application Server
26 299 (17.78%) Scrum
27 296 (17.60%) E-Commerce
28 281 (16.71%) Retail
29 274 (16.29%) Microsoft
30 271 (16.11%) DevOps

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
1 718 (42.69%) JBoss
2 646 (38.41%) WebLogic
3 505 (30.02%) Tomcat
4 300 (17.84%) WebSphere Application Server
5 250 (14.86%) Apache
6 230 (13.67%) IIS
7 138 (8.20%) OpenStack
8 133 (7.91%) Jetty
9 113 (6.72%) GlassFish
10 110 (6.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 96 (5.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 84 (4.99%) CMS
13 78 (4.64%) Apache Solr
14 76 (4.52%) Elasticsearch
15 73 (4.34%) CloudStack
16 68 (4.04%) SharePoint
17 58 (3.45%) MQSeries
18 54 (3.21%) Apache Spark
19 50 (2.97%) Oracle Coherence
20 48 (2.85%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 121 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.25%) Photoshop
3 19 (1.13%) MS Office
4 16 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.24%) MS Project
7 2 (0.12%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.059%) Weka
Business Applications
1 33 (1.96%) Magento
2 31 (1.84%) Oracle Financials
3 30 (1.78%) Oracle Retail
3 30 (1.78%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 30 (1.78%) RMDS
4 18 (1.07%) BusinessWorks
5 15 (0.89%) Temenos T24
6 13 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
7 11 (0.65%) Maximo
8 10 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
9 7 (0.42%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 7 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
9 7 (0.42%) SAP HR
10 4 (0.24%) FLEXCUBE
10 4 (0.24%) Infor M3
10 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.24%) Summit
11 3 (0.18%) Shopify
11 3 (0.18%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
12 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 242 (14.39%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (5.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (5.05%) SaaS
3 42 (2.50%) PaaS
4 34 (2.02%) GitHub
5 23 (1.37%) Google Analytics
6 20 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (1.19%) IaaS
7 7 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
9 4 (0.24%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.24%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.18%) AWS OpsWorks
10 3 (0.18%) IBM SmartCloud
11 2 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.12%) Slack
11 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 158 (9.39%) HTTP
2 157 (9.33%) Firewall
3 131 (7.79%) TCP/IP
4 95 (5.65%) SAN
5 76 (4.52%) NAS
6 75 (4.46%) SSL
7 74 (4.40%) LAN
8 68 (4.04%) WAN
9 59 (3.51%) LDAP
10 53 (3.15%) Internet
11 48 (2.85%) FCoE
11 48 (2.85%) Fibre Channel
11 48 (2.85%) Multicast
12 45 (2.68%) iSCSI
13 27 (1.61%) DNS
14 24 (1.43%) FTP
14 24 (1.43%) Intranet
15 18 (1.07%) HTTPS
16 13 (0.77%) VLAN
17 11 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 440 (26.16%) SQL Server
2 318 (18.91%) Relational Database
3 213 (12.66%) MySQL
4 203 (12.07%) RDBMS
5 182 (10.82%) DB2
6 149 (8.86%) NoSQL
7 145 (8.62%) MongoDB
8 129 (7.67%) PostgreSQL
9 121 (7.19%) Oracle Database
10 119 (7.07%) Big Data
11 107 (6.36%) Hadoop
12 97 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
13 76 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 72 (4.28%) Redis
14 72 (4.28%) Riak
15 68 (4.04%) Couchbase
16 46 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
17 44 (2.62%) Data Warehouse
18 40 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
19 34 (2.02%) HBase
Development Applications
1 221 (13.14%) Maven
2 212 (12.60%) Jenkins
3 133 (7.91%) Ant
4 121 (7.19%) Subversion
5 116 (6.90%) Git (software)
6 96 (5.71%) TeamCity
7 87 (5.17%) JUnit
8 75 (4.46%) Eclipse
9 67 (3.98%) Hudson
10 66 (3.92%) Gradle
11 62 (3.69%) JIRA
12 59 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
13 58 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
14 50 (2.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 43 (2.56%) Cucumber
15 43 (2.56%) Rational Application Developer
15 43 (2.56%) Visual Studio
16 41 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
17 40 (2.38%) MSBuild
18 39 (2.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 604 (35.91%) Finance
2 380 (22.59%) Banking
3 281 (16.71%) Retail
4 81 (4.82%) Investment Banking
5 77 (4.58%) Telecoms
6 32 (1.90%) Back Office
6 32 (1.90%) Financial Institution
7 30 (1.78%) Retail Banking
8 27 (1.61%) Marketing
9 22 (1.31%) International Banking
10 18 (1.07%) Games
11 17 (1.01%) Front Office
11 17 (1.01%) Online Betting
12 13 (0.77%) French Language
13 12 (0.71%) Advertising
14 11 (0.65%) Private Banking
15 9 (0.54%) Automotive
16 8 (0.48%) German Language
16 8 (0.48%) Publishing
17 7 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 656 (39.00%) Developer
2 443 (26.34%) Java Developer
3 239 (14.21%) Senior Developer
4 198 (11.77%) Architect
5 186 (11.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 143 (8.50%) Applications Support
7 141 (8.38%) Consultant
8 139 (8.26%) Analyst
9 116 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
10 105 (6.24%) Support Engineer
11 86 (5.11%) Technical Consultant
12 75 (4.46%) Java Engineer
13 73 (4.34%) Applications Engineer
13 73 (4.34%) Solutions Architect
14 72 (4.28%) Linux Engineer
15 60 (3.57%) Linux Support
15 60 (3.57%) Software Engineer
16 58 (3.45%) Software Developer
16 58 (3.45%) Support Analyst
17 56 (3.33%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (26.46%) XML
2 426 (25.33%) Web Services
3 404 (24.02%) J2EE
4 400 (23.78%) HTML
5 335 (19.92%) Middleware
6 326 (19.38%) Spring
7 270 (16.05%) Java EE
8 265 (15.76%) .NET
9 251 (14.92%) CSS
9 251 (14.92%) WebSphere MQ
10 237 (14.09%) JMS
11 236 (14.03%) Hibernate
12 211 (12.54%) SOAP
13 168 (9.99%) JSP
14 162 (9.63%) AngularJS
15 156 (9.27%) RESTful
16 149 (8.86%) REST
17 147 (8.74%) XSLT
18 139 (8.26%) Ajax
19 136 (8.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 160 (9.51%) Enterprise Software
2 128 (7.61%) Computer Science
3 115 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (3.15%) iSeries
5 47 (2.79%) DataPower
6 46 (2.73%) Public Cloud
7 44 (2.62%) User Experience
8 35 (2.08%) Clustering
9 32 (1.90%) Fintech
10 28 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 23 (1.37%) Data Integration
12 20 (1.19%) SWIFT
13 19 (1.13%) Management Information System
14 17 (1.01%) Cyber Defence
14 17 (1.01%) iPad
14 17 (1.01%) Online Games
15 16 (0.95%) W3C
16 14 (0.83%) Credit Risk
16 14 (0.83%) Data Structures
16 14 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 703 (41.80%) Linux
2 536 (31.87%) Windows
3 443 (26.34%) Unix
4 156 (9.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 115 (6.84%) Solaris
6 104 (6.18%) Windows Server
7 91 (5.41%) Android
8 87 (5.17%) Apple iOS
9 65 (3.86%) AIX
10 32 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (1.31%) Mac OS X
12 15 (0.89%) Windows 7
12 15 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (0.89%) zOS
13 14 (0.83%) HPUX
14 13 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (0.71%) Mac OS
16 11 (0.65%) Windows NT
17 10 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
18 9 (0.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 820 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
2 360 (21.40%) Continuous Integration
3 299 (17.78%) Scrum
4 296 (17.60%) E-Commerce
5 271 (16.11%) DevOps
6 252 (14.98%) OO
7 251 (14.92%) TDD
8 244 (14.51%) SOA
9 233 (13.85%) UML
10 203 (12.07%) ITIL
11 184 (10.94%) Configuration Management
11 184 (10.94%) Software Engineering
12 167 (9.93%) Open Source
13 165 (9.81%) RUP
14 146 (8.68%) Mentoring
15 128 (7.61%) DSDM
15 128 (7.61%) Kanban
16 127 (7.55%) MVC
17 124 (7.37%) Web Development
18 119 (7.07%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1072 (63.73%) Java
2 868 (51.61%) SQL
3 399 (23.72%) JavaScript
4 301 (17.90%) Python
5 225 (13.38%) Shell Script
6 217 (12.90%) Bash Shell
7 188 (11.18%) C#
8 173 (10.29%) Perl
9 154 (9.16%) PL/SQL
10 153 (9.10%) PowerShell
11 120 (7.13%) Ruby
12 96 (5.71%) Go
13 92 (5.47%) C
14 70 (4.16%) PHP
15 54 (3.21%) C++
16 38 (2.26%) Groovy
17 35 (2.08%) T-SQL
18 29 (1.72%) Scala
19 27 (1.61%) XPath
20 26 (1.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 193 (11.47%) Degree
2 96 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 27 (1.61%) CISSP
5 26 (1.55%) DV Cleared
5 26 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (1.19%) ISEB
7 16 (0.95%) CISA
7 16 (0.95%) CISM
8 14 (0.83%) MCSE
9 13 (0.77%) PMP
10 12 (0.71%) CSSLP
11 11 (0.65%) CCNA
11 11 (0.65%) CEH
11 11 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (0.59%) ISTQB
12 10 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (0.59%) PMI Certification
12 10 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (0.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (3.63%) QA
2 39 (2.32%) SLA
3 26 (1.55%) PCI DSS
4 17 (1.01%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.059%) COBIT
8 1 (0.059%) ISAE 3402
8 1 (0.059%) SEPA
8 1 (0.059%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 122 (7.25%) Xen
2 93 (5.53%) Oracle RAC
3 85 (5.05%) vSphere
4 78 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 73 (4.34%) XenServer
6 64 (3.80%) Active Directory
7 48 (2.85%) NFS
7 48 (2.85%) SRDF
8 47 (2.79%) KVM
9 46 (2.73%) Hyper-V
10 23 (1.37%) Docker
11 11 (0.65%) VMware ESX
12 10 (0.59%) Samba
13 7 (0.42%) vCloud
14 6 (0.36%) iptables
15 5 (0.30%) HDFS
16 4 (0.24%) Squid
16 4 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
17 3 (0.18%) MetaFrame
17 3 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 236 (14.03%) Puppet
2 201 (11.95%) Opscode Chef
3 153 (9.10%) Ansible
4 80 (4.76%) Tivoli
5 74 (4.40%) Salt
6 64 (3.80%) Nagios
7 62 (3.69%) Kibana
8 53 (3.15%) logstash
9 47 (2.79%) Cobbler
10 42 (2.50%) Control-M
11 28 (1.66%) OpenAM
12 24 (1.43%) Terraform
13 12 (0.71%) HP Fortify
13 12 (0.71%) WebInspect
14 10 (0.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
15 9 (0.54%) TIBCO Hawk
16 7 (0.42%) Kubernetes
16 7 (0.42%) Nessus
16 7 (0.42%) Nmap
17 6 (0.36%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 939 (55.83%) Oracle
2 556 (33.06%) IBM
3 274 (16.29%) Microsoft
4 169 (10.05%) Red Hat
5 104 (6.18%) ATG
5 104 (6.18%) Sybase
5 104 (6.18%) VMware
6 88 (5.23%) hybris
7 86 (5.11%) TIBCO
8 73 (4.34%) EnterpriseDB
9 71 (4.22%) SAP
10 63 (3.75%) Google
11 58 (3.45%) Cisco
11 58 (3.45%) Talend
12 54 (3.21%) EMC
12 54 (3.21%) webMethods
13 50 (2.97%) Intel
14 48 (2.85%) NetApp
15 45 (2.68%) WSO2
16 44 (2.62%) Sun
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan, 25 days hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: Yesterday
London
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Anonymous recruiter
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 + generous bonus and car allowance plus much more!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 and a boastful package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Benefits including bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago