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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
UK
Rank 338 324 285
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -39
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 702 994 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 0.97% 1.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.82% 5.13% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 568 803 936
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £35,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
14568 19377 21313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.57% 18.98% 19.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12174 16222 17896
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,425 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 February 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 25 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
England -14 661 £57,500 +11.65% 57
London +102 352 £65,000 +8.33% 31
South East -56 80 £52,500 +5.00% 6
East of England -41 65 £52,500 - 4
South West -13 57 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Yorkshire +21 41 £50,000 +17.64% 5
Berkshire +16 36 £57,500 +18.55% 4
City of London -7 36 £70,000 +12.00% 10
Essex +23 35 £67,500 +8.00% 3
North West -46 31 £45,000 - 4
Bristol -12 28 £55,000 +22.22%
Colchester +16 27 £67,500 +8.00% 3
Manchester -47 26 £45,000 -10.00%
Leeds +25 25 £57,500 +35.29% 1
West Yorkshire +13 25 £57,500 +35.29% 1
West Midlands +27 21 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Hampshire -5 21 £57,500 -4.16% 2
Wiltshire -1 19 £35,000 -26.01% 2
Scotland -10 18 £52,500 +31.25% 3
North Yorkshire +13 14 £50,000 +85.18% 1
Hertfordshire -38 13 £60,000 +17.07%
Chippenham - 13 £32,500 - 1
Reading +39 12 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Basingstoke +19 12 £57,500 -8.00% 1
East Midlands +16 11 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Coventry +32 10 £42,375 -0.29% 2
Edinburgh -11 10 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Norfolk -9 9 £45,000 -13.46%
Norwich -12 9 £45,000 -13.46%
Glasgow +11 8 £54,000 +23.42% 2

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 1097 (66.53%) Java
2 904 (54.82%) Oracle
3 853 (51.73%) Agile Software Development
4 823 (49.91%) SQL
5 700 (42.45%) JBoss
6 693 (42.03%) Linux
7 627 (38.02%) WebLogic
8 559 (33.90%) Finance
9 547 (33.17%) IBM
10 527 (31.96%) Tomcat
11 517 (31.35%) Windows
12 445 (26.99%) Web Services
13 430 (26.08%) XML
14 428 (25.96%) Unix
15 417 (25.29%) JavaScript
16 411 (24.92%) HTML
17 410 (24.86%) SQL Server
18 397 (24.08%) J2EE
19 392 (23.77%) Continuous Integration
20 374 (22.68%) Banking
21 344 (20.86%) Spring
22 341 (20.68%) Scrum
23 307 (18.62%) Middleware
24 303 (18.37%) Python
25 292 (17.71%) E-Commerce
26 285 (17.28%) Retail
26 285 (17.28%) Relational Database
27 283 (17.16%) DevOps
28 278 (16.86%) OO
28 278 (16.86%) Amazon AWS

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
1 700 (42.45%) JBoss
2 627 (38.02%) WebLogic
3 527 (31.96%) Tomcat
4 277 (16.80%) WebSphere Application Server
5 237 (14.37%) Apache
6 230 (13.95%) IIS
7 168 (10.19%) OpenStack
8 156 (9.46%) Jetty
9 111 (6.73%) Apache Solr
10 100 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 99 (6.00%) GlassFish
12 98 (5.94%) CMS
13 88 (5.34%) Elasticsearch
14 77 (4.67%) Apache Spark
14 77 (4.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 69 (4.18%) CloudStack
16 68 (4.12%) SharePoint
17 58 (3.52%) MQSeries
18 49 (2.97%) Alfresco
19 47 (2.85%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 103 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 14 (0.85%) Photoshop
4 13 (0.79%) MS Office
5 6 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.24%) MS Project
7 2 (0.12%) EngageOne
7 2 (0.12%) Weka
Business Applications
1 33 (2.00%) RMDS
2 25 (1.52%) Magento
3 21 (1.27%) Oracle Financials
4 20 (1.21%) Oracle Retail
4 20 (1.21%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 15 (0.91%) Maximo
5 15 (0.91%) Temenos T24
6 10 (0.61%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 10 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
7 9 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
7 9 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
8 5 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.24%) FLEXCUBE
9 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.24%) Summit
10 3 (0.18%) Fredhopper
10 3 (0.18%) Infor M3
11 2 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (0.12%) Retail-J
11 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 278 (16.86%) Amazon AWS
2 122 (7.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (4.61%) SaaS
4 52 (3.15%) PaaS
5 36 (2.18%) GitHub
6 34 (2.06%) IaaS
7 28 (1.70%) Google Analytics
8 17 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.36%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.24%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.12%) AWS OpsWorks
12 2 (0.12%) Basecamp
12 2 (0.12%) DigitalOcean
12 2 (0.12%) IBM SmartCloud
12 2 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.12%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 157 (9.52%) HTTP
2 142 (8.61%) Firewall
3 125 (7.58%) TCP/IP
4 84 (5.09%) SAN
5 78 (4.73%) SSL
6 69 (4.18%) LAN
7 65 (3.94%) Internet
7 65 (3.94%) NAS
8 62 (3.76%) WAN
9 53 (3.21%) LDAP
10 46 (2.79%) FCoE
10 46 (2.79%) Fibre Channel
10 46 (2.79%) Multicast
11 43 (2.61%) iSCSI
12 28 (1.70%) Intranet
13 26 (1.58%) HTTPS
14 24 (1.46%) FTP
15 20 (1.21%) DNS
16 15 (0.91%) VLAN
17 13 (0.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 410 (24.86%) SQL Server
2 285 (17.28%) Relational Database
3 239 (14.49%) MySQL
4 173 (10.49%) RDBMS
5 168 (10.19%) NoSQL
6 164 (9.95%) MongoDB
7 161 (9.76%) DB2
8 160 (9.70%) PostgreSQL
9 136 (8.25%) Big Data
10 129 (7.82%) Hadoop
11 119 (7.22%) Oracle Database
12 117 (7.10%) Apache Cassandra
13 88 (5.34%) Redis
14 85 (5.15%) Riak
15 84 (5.09%) Couchbase
16 79 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 52 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
18 34 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
19 33 (2.00%) HBase
20 31 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 246 (14.92%) Maven
2 242 (14.68%) Jenkins
3 133 (8.07%) Ant
4 127 (7.70%) Subversion
5 124 (7.52%) Git (software)
6 99 (6.00%) TeamCity
7 98 (5.94%) JUnit
8 93 (5.64%) Eclipse
9 83 (5.03%) Hudson
10 73 (4.43%) JIRA
11 69 (4.18%) Gradle
12 61 (3.70%) Talend Open Studio
12 61 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
13 55 (3.34%) Visual Studio
14 54 (3.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 43 (2.61%) Rational Application Developer
16 42 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
16 42 (2.55%) Selenium
17 41 (2.49%) Cucumber
17 41 (2.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 559 (33.90%) Finance
2 374 (22.68%) Banking
3 285 (17.28%) Retail
4 71 (4.31%) Telecoms
5 64 (3.88%) Investment Banking
6 26 (1.58%) Financial Institution
6 26 (1.58%) Games
6 26 (1.58%) Retail Banking
7 21 (1.27%) Online Betting
8 20 (1.21%) Back Office
9 19 (1.15%) Marketing
10 17 (1.03%) International Banking
11 16 (0.97%) French Language
12 14 (0.85%) Advertising
13 13 (0.79%) Front Office
14 11 (0.67%) Spanish Language
15 9 (0.55%) Automotive
15 9 (0.55%) German Language
15 9 (0.55%) Manufacturing
15 9 (0.55%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 686 (41.60%) Developer
2 462 (28.02%) Java Developer
3 259 (15.71%) Senior Developer
4 196 (11.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 185 (11.22%) Architect
6 129 (7.82%) Applications Support
7 123 (7.46%) Consultant
8 113 (6.85%) DevOps Engineer
9 99 (6.00%) Analyst
10 94 (5.70%) Support Engineer
11 83 (5.03%) Java Engineer
12 69 (4.18%) Software Engineer
13 66 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
14 64 (3.88%) Applications Engineer
15 63 (3.82%) Administrator
16 61 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
17 60 (3.64%) Solutions Architect
18 58 (3.52%) Linux Engineer
19 56 (3.40%) Software Developer
20 55 (3.34%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 445 (26.99%) Web Services
2 430 (26.08%) XML
3 411 (24.92%) HTML
4 397 (24.08%) J2EE
5 344 (20.86%) Spring
6 307 (18.62%) Middleware
7 272 (16.49%) .NET
8 265 (16.07%) Java EE
9 264 (16.01%) CSS
10 244 (14.80%) Hibernate
11 240 (14.55%) JMS
12 232 (14.07%) WebSphere MQ
13 207 (12.55%) SOAP
14 204 (12.37%) AngularJS
15 179 (10.86%) RESTful
16 171 (10.37%) JSP
17 156 (9.46%) REST
18 151 (9.16%) XSLT
19 141 (8.55%) Ajax
20 133 (8.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 148 (8.98%) Enterprise Software
2 122 (7.40%) Computer Science
3 115 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (3.46%) Public Cloud
5 54 (3.27%) iSeries
6 48 (2.91%) DataPower
7 40 (2.43%) User Experience
8 38 (2.30%) Clustering
8 38 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 31 (1.88%) Fintech
10 21 (1.27%) Online Games
10 21 (1.27%) SWIFT
11 18 (1.09%) Cyber Defence
11 18 (1.09%) iPad
12 16 (0.97%) Management Information System
12 16 (0.97%) W3C
13 15 (0.91%) N-Tier
14 14 (0.85%) Mainframe
15 13 (0.79%) Mobile App
16 11 (0.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 693 (42.03%) Linux
2 517 (31.35%) Windows
3 428 (25.96%) Unix
4 155 (9.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 110 (6.67%) Android
6 108 (6.55%) Solaris
7 106 (6.43%) Windows Server
8 104 (6.31%) Apple iOS
9 72 (4.37%) AIX
10 27 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (1.58%) Mac OS X
12 19 (1.15%) Mac OS
12 19 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (1.09%) HPUX
14 16 (0.97%) CentOS
15 12 (0.73%) Windows NT
16 10 (0.61%) Windows 7
17 9 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
18 8 (0.49%) Ubuntu
19 7 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 853 (51.73%) Agile Software Development
2 392 (23.77%) Continuous Integration
3 341 (20.68%) Scrum
4 292 (17.71%) E-Commerce
5 283 (17.16%) DevOps
6 278 (16.86%) OO
7 272 (16.49%) TDD
8 252 (15.28%) SOA
9 220 (13.34%) UML
10 196 (11.89%) Software Engineering
11 183 (11.10%) Open Source
12 180 (10.92%) Configuration Management
12 180 (10.92%) ITIL
13 170 (10.31%) RUP
14 163 (9.88%) Mentoring
15 162 (9.82%) Kanban
16 145 (8.79%) Multithreading
17 144 (8.73%) DSDM
18 139 (8.43%) Web Development
19 118 (7.16%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1097 (66.53%) Java
2 823 (49.91%) SQL
3 417 (25.29%) JavaScript
4 303 (18.37%) Python
5 211 (12.80%) Shell Script
6 196 (11.89%) Bash Shell
7 184 (11.16%) C#
8 159 (9.64%) Perl
9 148 (8.98%) PowerShell
10 143 (8.67%) PL/SQL
11 116 (7.03%) Ruby
12 98 (5.94%) Go
13 92 (5.58%) PHP
14 74 (4.49%) C
15 47 (2.85%) C++
16 46 (2.79%) Groovy
17 33 (2.00%) T-SQL
18 31 (1.88%) Scala
19 28 (1.70%) VBA
20 27 (1.64%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 180 (10.92%) Degree
2 99 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 41 (2.49%) SC Cleared
4 27 (1.64%) CISSP
5 24 (1.46%) DV Cleared
6 21 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (0.91%) CISA
7 15 (0.91%) CISM
8 14 (0.85%) ISEB
9 12 (0.73%) CCNA
9 12 (0.73%) CEH
9 12 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (0.73%) CSSLP
9 12 (0.73%) MCSE
10 11 (0.67%) PMI Certification
11 9 (0.55%) ISTQB
11 9 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (0.55%) PMP
12 8 (0.49%) CompTIA Security+
12 8 (0.49%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (4.12%) QA
2 40 (2.43%) SLA
3 28 (1.70%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.15%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.18%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.12%) PMO
10 1 (0.061%) SEPA
System Software
1 120 (7.28%) Xen
2 79 (4.79%) vSphere
3 76 (4.61%) Oracle RAC
4 74 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 67 (4.06%) XenServer
6 59 (3.58%) Active Directory
7 46 (2.79%) KVM
7 46 (2.79%) NFS
7 46 (2.79%) SRDF
8 44 (2.67%) Hyper-V
9 18 (1.09%) Docker
10 11 (0.67%) Samba
11 8 (0.49%) vCloud
12 5 (0.30%) iptables
13 4 (0.24%) MetaFrame
13 4 (0.24%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.18%) PowerHA
14 3 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.18%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 257 (15.59%) Puppet
2 235 (14.25%) Opscode Chef
3 189 (11.46%) Ansible
4 95 (5.76%) Salt
5 81 (4.91%) Kibana
6 75 (4.55%) logstash
7 67 (4.06%) Tivoli
8 64 (3.88%) Nagios
9 38 (2.30%) Control-M
10 36 (2.18%) Cobbler
11 27 (1.64%) Terraform
12 17 (1.03%) OpenAM
13 12 (0.73%) HP Fortify
13 12 (0.73%) WebInspect
14 10 (0.61%) Packer
14 10 (0.61%) Tivoli Identity Manager
15 9 (0.55%) CA Single Sign-On
15 9 (0.55%) ITRS Geneos
16 6 (0.36%) TIBCO Hawk
17 4 (0.24%) Nmap
Vendors
1 904 (54.82%) Oracle
2 547 (33.17%) IBM
3 269 (16.31%) Microsoft
4 159 (9.64%) Red Hat
5 100 (6.06%) VMware
6 90 (5.46%) ATG
7 87 (5.28%) hybris
7 87 (5.28%) TIBCO
8 82 (4.97%) Sybase
9 66 (4.00%) EnterpriseDB
9 66 (4.00%) webMethods
10 62 (3.76%) Google
11 61 (3.70%) SAP
11 61 (3.70%) Talend
12 52 (3.15%) WSO2
13 51 (3.09%) Cisco
13 51 (3.09%) EMC
14 48 (2.91%) Intel
15 46 (2.79%) NetApp
16 43 (2.61%) Demandware
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £47,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits + 29 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
Avance Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Cloudscope
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent package and 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
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £31,000 to £46,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Inclusive benefit package
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Stock plus stunnign package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 - £80,000 + Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 9 days ago