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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 287 320 288
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -32
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 943 1049 1229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.05% 0.99% 1.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.80% 5.23% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 760 819 933
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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
16253 20042 23302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.13% 18.87% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13604 16759 19508
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +43 877 £55,000 +7.84% 80
London +86 410 £60,000 -7.69% 34
South East -1 131 £55,000 +29.41% 12
East of England -2 103 £60,000 -2.04% 4
South West +21 58 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Yorkshire +15 56 £45,000 - 14
North West -35 49 £47,500 +5.55% 3
City of London -14 47 £67,500 +3.84% 7
Berkshire +26 46 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Essex +18 41 £67,500 +3.84% 1
West Midlands +14 39 £52,500 +28.04% 4
Hampshire +10 38 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Manchester -13 37 £50,000 +8.69% 2
Hertfordshire -25 34 £60,000 +26.31% 1
West Yorkshire -1 32 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Leeds +18 31 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Bristol +7 29 £62,500 +47.05% 2
Scotland -20 28 £50,000 +21.95% 4
Colchester +24 27 £67,500 +8.00% 1
Watford -4 24 £60,000 +9.09% 1
South Yorkshire +20 23 £32,500 -14.47% 1
East Midlands +6 21 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Sheffield +26 18 £32,500 -10.95% 1
Nottinghamshire +14 17 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Glasgow +7 17 £50,000 +19.76% 1
Farnborough -6 17 £55,000 +10.00%
Reading +29 16 £57,500 +43.75%
Nottingham +17 16 £57,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -7 15 £55,000 +29.41% 1
County Antrim +7 14 £50,000 +5.26% 1

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 1124 (61.09%) Java
2 1043 (56.68%) Oracle
3 912 (49.57%) SQL
4 823 (44.73%) Agile Software Development
5 795 (43.21%) JBoss
6 720 (39.13%) WebLogic
7 715 (38.86%) Linux
8 677 (36.79%) Finance
9 578 (31.41%) IBM
10 568 (30.87%) Tomcat
11 552 (30.00%) Windows
12 502 (27.28%) SQL Server
13 470 (25.54%) Unix
14 459 (24.95%) XML
15 452 (24.57%) Web Services
16 427 (23.21%) J2EE
17 397 (21.58%) HTML
18 395 (21.47%) Banking
19 384 (20.87%) JavaScript
20 375 (20.38%) Middleware
21 347 (18.86%) Continuous Integration
22 334 (18.15%) Relational Database
23 330 (17.93%) WebSphere Application Server
24 329 (17.88%) Spring
25 326 (17.72%) Retail
26 312 (16.96%) Python
27 298 (16.20%) E-Commerce
28 288 (15.65%) Scrum
29 273 (14.84%) Java EE
30 271 (14.73%) TDD

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
1 795 (43.21%) JBoss
2 720 (39.13%) WebLogic
3 568 (30.87%) Tomcat
4 330 (17.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 265 (14.40%) Apache
6 216 (11.74%) IIS
7 143 (7.77%) OpenStack
8 138 (7.50%) Jetty
9 126 (6.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 114 (6.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 112 (6.09%) GlassFish
12 81 (4.40%) CloudStack
13 76 (4.13%) Elasticsearch
14 71 (3.86%) BizTalk Server
15 70 (3.80%) Apache Solr
16 67 (3.64%) SharePoint
17 60 (3.26%) CMS
18 55 (2.99%) MQSeries
19 53 (2.88%) Apache Spark
20 49 (2.66%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 123 (6.68%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.30%) MS Office
3 21 (1.14%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 51 (2.77%) Oracle Financials
2 50 (2.72%) Oracle Retail
3 49 (2.66%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 38 (2.07%) Magento
5 24 (1.30%) RMDS
6 20 (1.09%) BusinessWorks
7 15 (0.82%) Temenos T24
8 13 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
9 11 (0.60%) Oracle BPM
10 10 (0.54%) Maximo
10 10 (0.54%) SAP HR
11 8 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
12 6 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
13 4 (0.22%) FLEXCUBE
13 4 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 4 (0.22%) Shopify
13 4 (0.22%) Summit
13 4 (0.22%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
14 3 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
14 3 (0.16%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 246 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
2 109 (5.92%) SaaS
3 80 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 40 (2.17%) PaaS
5 27 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 27 (1.47%) GitHub
6 13 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
7 11 (0.60%) Google Analytics
8 8 (0.43%) Google App Engine
8 8 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.43%) IaaS
8 8 (0.43%) Rackspace Cloud
9 7 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
10 6 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.27%) AWS OpsWorks
11 5 (0.27%) Boomi
11 5 (0.27%) IBM Cloud
12 4 (0.22%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 168 (9.13%) Firewall
2 167 (9.08%) HTTP
3 139 (7.55%) TCP/IP
4 98 (5.33%) SAN
5 85 (4.62%) NAS
6 74 (4.02%) SSL
7 73 (3.97%) LAN
8 72 (3.91%) WAN
9 69 (3.75%) LDAP
10 46 (2.50%) FCoE
10 46 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
10 46 (2.50%) Multicast
11 44 (2.39%) Internet
12 43 (2.34%) iSCSI
13 35 (1.90%) DNS
14 24 (1.30%) Intranet
15 22 (1.20%) FTP
16 13 (0.71%) WebEx
17 11 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
18 9 (0.49%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 502 (27.28%) SQL Server
2 334 (18.15%) Relational Database
3 251 (13.64%) MySQL
4 225 (12.23%) RDBMS
5 211 (11.47%) DB2
6 155 (8.42%) NoSQL
7 135 (7.34%) MongoDB
8 129 (7.01%) PostgreSQL
9 122 (6.63%) Big Data
10 119 (6.47%) Oracle Database
11 104 (5.65%) Hadoop
12 88 (4.78%) Apache Cassandra
13 75 (4.08%) Redis
13 75 (4.08%) Riak
14 71 (3.86%) Couchbase
15 70 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 54 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
17 51 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
18 50 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
19 36 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 215 (11.68%) Maven
2 185 (10.05%) Jenkins
3 147 (7.99%) Ant
4 137 (7.45%) Subversion
5 130 (7.07%) Git (software)
6 87 (4.73%) Eclipse
7 86 (4.67%) TeamCity
8 81 (4.40%) JUnit
9 68 (3.70%) Gradle
10 60 (3.26%) Talend Open Studio
11 54 (2.93%) Hudson
12 53 (2.88%) JIRA
13 46 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
14 40 (2.17%) Visual Studio
15 37 (2.01%) Cucumber
16 36 (1.96%) MSBuild
16 36 (1.96%) Rational Application Developer
17 35 (1.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 33 (1.79%) Selenium
19 32 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
General
1 677 (36.79%) Finance
2 395 (21.47%) Banking
3 326 (17.72%) Retail
4 88 (4.78%) Investment Banking
5 76 (4.13%) Telecoms
6 44 (2.39%) Back Office
7 37 (2.01%) Marketing
8 30 (1.63%) Retail Banking
9 29 (1.58%) Financial Institution
10 25 (1.36%) International Banking
11 20 (1.09%) Front Office
12 17 (0.92%) French Language
13 13 (0.71%) Advertising
14 12 (0.65%) Games
15 11 (0.60%) Automotive
15 11 (0.60%) Online Betting
15 11 (0.60%) Private Banking
16 10 (0.54%) German Language
17 9 (0.49%) Publishing
18 8 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 681 (37.01%) Developer
2 473 (25.71%) Java Developer
3 253 (13.75%) Architect
4 241 (13.10%) Senior Developer
5 196 (10.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 186 (10.11%) Applications Support
7 182 (9.89%) Analyst
8 150 (8.15%) Consultant
9 125 (6.79%) Support Engineer
10 120 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
11 109 (5.92%) Solutions Architect
12 94 (5.11%) Technical Consultant
13 92 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
14 90 (4.89%) Applications Engineer
15 89 (4.84%) Linux Support
16 79 (4.29%) Support Analyst
17 74 (4.02%) Software Developer
18 73 (3.97%) Applications Support Engineer
19 72 (3.91%) Java Engineer
20 70 (3.80%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 459 (24.95%) XML
2 452 (24.57%) Web Services
3 427 (23.21%) J2EE
4 397 (21.58%) HTML
5 375 (20.38%) Middleware
6 329 (17.88%) Spring
7 273 (14.84%) Java EE
8 269 (14.62%) WebSphere MQ
9 263 (14.29%) .NET
10 247 (13.42%) Hibernate
11 243 (13.21%) JMS
12 231 (12.55%) CSS
13 206 (11.20%) SOAP
14 165 (8.97%) JSP
15 164 (8.91%) XSLT
16 146 (7.93%) AngularJS
17 141 (7.66%) REST
18 132 (7.17%) RESTful
19 131 (7.12%) Ajax
20 129 (7.01%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 161 (8.75%) Enterprise Software
2 130 (7.07%) Computer Science
3 117 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (2.72%) iSeries
5 48 (2.61%) User Experience
6 42 (2.28%) DataPower
7 35 (1.90%) Fintech
7 35 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 33 (1.79%) Management Information System
9 32 (1.74%) Data Integration
10 29 (1.58%) Clustering
11 25 (1.36%) Public Cloud
12 23 (1.25%) Credit Risk
13 22 (1.20%) SWIFT
14 18 (0.98%) Mathematics
15 17 (0.92%) Data Structures
15 17 (0.92%) iPad
16 15 (0.82%) Mobile App
17 13 (0.71%) N-Tier
17 13 (0.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 715 (38.86%) Linux
2 552 (30.00%) Windows
3 470 (25.54%) Unix
4 165 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 118 (6.41%) Solaris
6 103 (5.60%) Windows Server
7 92 (5.00%) Android
8 87 (4.73%) Apple iOS
9 59 (3.21%) AIX
10 40 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (1.03%) zOS
12 17 (0.92%) Mac OS X
12 17 (0.92%) Windows 7
13 12 (0.65%) CentOS
13 12 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
13 12 (0.65%) Windows NT
14 11 (0.60%) Mac OS
14 11 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (0.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 823 (44.73%) Agile Software Development
2 347 (18.86%) Continuous Integration
3 298 (16.20%) E-Commerce
4 288 (15.65%) Scrum
5 271 (14.73%) TDD
6 270 (14.67%) UML
7 256 (13.91%) SOA
8 250 (13.59%) ITIL
9 247 (13.42%) OO
10 242 (13.15%) DevOps
11 192 (10.43%) RUP
12 185 (10.05%) Configuration Management
13 179 (9.73%) Software Engineering
14 157 (8.53%) Open Source
15 153 (8.32%) Mentoring
16 136 (7.39%) DSDM
17 133 (7.23%) Web Development
18 132 (7.17%) Project Management
19 125 (6.79%) MVC
20 115 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1124 (61.09%) Java
2 912 (49.57%) SQL
3 384 (20.87%) JavaScript
4 312 (16.96%) Python
5 252 (13.70%) Bash Shell
6 231 (12.55%) Shell Script
7 206 (11.20%) Perl
8 200 (10.87%) C#
9 163 (8.86%) PL/SQL
10 155 (8.42%) PowerShell
11 135 (7.34%) Ruby
12 103 (5.60%) C
13 102 (5.54%) Go
14 52 (2.83%) PHP
15 48 (2.61%) C++
16 33 (1.79%) T-SQL
16 33 (1.79%) VB
17 29 (1.58%) XPath
18 28 (1.52%) Groovy
19 20 (1.09%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 208 (11.30%) Degree
2 95 (5.16%) Security Cleared
3 39 (2.12%) SC Cleared
4 32 (1.74%) CISSP
5 27 (1.47%) DV Cleared
5 27 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (1.41%) ISEB
7 21 (1.14%) CISA
7 21 (1.14%) CISM
8 19 (1.03%) PMP
9 15 (0.82%) MCSE
10 12 (0.65%) CSSLP
11 11 (0.60%) CCNA
11 11 (0.60%) CEH
11 11 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (0.60%) Sun Certification
12 10 (0.54%) ISTQB
12 10 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.42%) QA
2 53 (2.88%) SLA
3 20 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.82%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 14 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.33%) COBIT
6 6 (0.33%) ISAE 3402
6 6 (0.33%) SSAE 16
7 3 (0.16%) SEPA
8 1 (0.054%) Data Quality
System Software
1 133 (7.23%) Xen
2 112 (6.09%) Oracle RAC
3 95 (5.16%) vSphere
4 81 (4.40%) XenServer
5 80 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 68 (3.70%) Active Directory
7 51 (2.77%) KVM
8 47 (2.55%) Hyper-V
9 46 (2.50%) NFS
9 46 (2.50%) SRDF
10 23 (1.25%) Docker
11 16 (0.87%) VMware ESX
12 10 (0.54%) vCloud
13 9 (0.49%) Samba
13 9 (0.49%) VirtualBox
14 8 (0.43%) Terminal Services
15 6 (0.33%) iptables
16 4 (0.22%) HDFS
16 4 (0.22%) PowerHA
16 4 (0.22%) Squid
Systems Management
1 251 (13.64%) Puppet
2 208 (11.30%) Opscode Chef
3 148 (8.04%) Ansible
4 92 (5.00%) Tivoli
5 76 (4.13%) Salt
6 62 (3.37%) Kibana
7 60 (3.26%) Cobbler
8 53 (2.88%) logstash
9 49 (2.66%) Nagios
10 43 (2.34%) OpenAM
11 40 (2.17%) Control-M
12 25 (1.36%) Terraform
13 12 (0.65%) HP Fortify
13 12 (0.65%) WebInspect
14 9 (0.49%) TIBCO Hawk
14 9 (0.49%) Tivoli Identity Manager
15 7 (0.38%) Kubernetes
15 7 (0.38%) Nessus
15 7 (0.38%) Nmap
16 6 (0.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1043 (56.68%) Oracle
2 578 (31.41%) IBM
3 267 (14.51%) Microsoft
4 176 (9.57%) Red Hat
5 130 (7.07%) Sybase
6 122 (6.63%) ATG
7 111 (6.03%) VMware
8 91 (4.95%) TIBCO
9 90 (4.89%) hybris
10 84 (4.57%) SAP
11 81 (4.40%) EnterpriseDB
12 62 (3.37%) PeopleSoft
12 62 (3.37%) Retek
13 60 (3.26%) Google
13 60 (3.26%) Talend
14 59 (3.21%) Cisco
15 52 (2.83%) EMC
15 52 (2.83%) Sun
16 50 (2.72%) Intel
17 49 (2.66%) Hyperion
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 - £80,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan, 25 days hols
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits & continuous learning
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday