The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 52 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -9
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 8 35 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.54% 6.06% 12.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.77% 44.30% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 38
Median salary £62,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,402 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.48% +5.33%

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

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
103 79 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.88% 13.67% 35.99%
Number of salaries quoted 85 56 126
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Watford region.

WebSphere Salary Trend in Watford

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Watford region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Watford

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 25 (83.33%) Linux
2 21 (70.00%) Java
3 20 (66.67%) SQL
4 18 (60.00%) Unix
5 17 (56.67%) IBM
6 16 (53.33%) SOAP
6 16 (53.33%) XML
7 15 (50.00%) SOA
8 14 (46.67%) Web Services
8 14 (46.67%) TDD
8 14 (46.67%) Spring
8 14 (46.67%) REST
9 13 (43.33%) Finance
9 13 (43.33%) JBoss
10 11 (36.67%) Shell Script
10 11 (36.67%) Windows
10 11 (36.67%) UML
10 11 (36.67%) J2EE
10 11 (36.67%) JSON
11 10 (33.33%) WebLogic
11 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
11 10 (33.33%) Tomcat
11 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
12 9 (30.00%) OOD
12 9 (30.00%) Middleware
12 9 (30.00%) JUnit
12 9 (30.00%) Ajax
12 9 (30.00%) GWT
13 8 (26.67%) Java EE
13 8 (26.67%) Hibernate

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 13 (43.33%) JBoss
2 10 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 10 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 7 (23.33%) Apache
4 6 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (20.00%) CMS
4 6 (20.00%) MQSeries
5 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (3.33%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) iPaaS
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) HTTP
3 2 (6.67%) SSL
4 1 (3.33%) AMQP
4 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (20.00%) Jackrabbit
2 6 (20.00%) MySQL
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.33%) DB2
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) JUnit
2 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Log4j
2 6 (20.00%) Maven
2 6 (20.00%) Mockito
2 6 (20.00%) Subversion
2 6 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.33%) JMeter
4 1 (3.33%) The Grinder
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Java Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Analyst
4 8 (26.67%) J2EE Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Middleware Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (23.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (20.00%) Agile Developer
6 6 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (20.00%) Unix Developer
6 6 (20.00%) WebSphere Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (13.33%) Java Analyst Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Systems Developer
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) SOAP
1 16 (53.33%) XML
2 14 (46.67%) REST
2 14 (46.67%) Spring
2 14 (46.67%) Web Services
3 11 (36.67%) J2EE
3 11 (36.67%) JSON
4 9 (30.00%) Ajax
4 9 (30.00%) GWT
4 9 (30.00%) Middleware
5 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 8 (26.67%) Java EE
5 8 (26.67%) XSLT
6 7 (23.33%) JMS
6 7 (23.33%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (20.00%) CSS
7 6 (20.00%) EJB
7 6 (20.00%) JDBC
7 6 (20.00%) JSP
7 6 (20.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) DataPower
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Linux
2 18 (60.00%) Unix
3 11 (36.67%) Windows
4 8 (26.67%) AIX
5 7 (23.33%) Solaris
6 6 (20.00%) HPUX
7 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) SOA
2 14 (46.67%) TDD
3 11 (36.67%) UML
4 9 (30.00%) OOD
5 8 (26.67%) BPR
5 8 (26.67%) OO
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) E-Commerce
7 6 (20.00%) Dependency Management
7 6 (20.00%) ETL
7 6 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (20.00%) RAD
8 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (13.33%) Release Management
9 3 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (10.00%) ITIL
9 3 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (10.00%) Presales
10 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
10 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) Shell Script
4 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) XPath
7 1 (3.33%) AWK
7 1 (3.33%) Jython
7 1 (3.33%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Python
7 1 (3.33%) VB
7 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) IBM
2 6 (20.00%) ATG
2 6 (20.00%) Blue Martini
2 6 (20.00%) Talend
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) Sybase
4 3 (10.00%) AppDynamics
4 3 (10.00%) New Relic
5 2 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) MuleSoft
6 1 (3.33%) webMethods