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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 53 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 4 47 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.88% 8.17% 8.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.33% 34.31% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 13
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
WebSphere
Hertfordshire

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
75 137 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 16.52% 23.83% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 61 86 117
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,300 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 27 (93.10%) J2EE
2 26 (89.66%) Java
3 24 (82.76%) E-Commerce
3 24 (82.76%) Finance
4 19 (65.52%) IBM
5 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
5 18 (62.07%) HTML
5 18 (62.07%) Retail
6 16 (55.17%) WebSphere Application Server
7 15 (51.72%) Internet
7 15 (51.72%) EJB
7 15 (51.72%) CSS
7 15 (51.72%) JSP
7 15 (51.72%) Servlets
7 15 (51.72%) MVC
8 13 (44.83%) SQL
9 11 (37.93%) Unix
10 10 (34.48%) XHTML
11 9 (31.03%) DB2
12 8 (27.59%) SDLC
12 8 (27.59%) Presales
13 7 (24.14%) Oracle
14 6 (20.69%) XML
14 6 (20.69%) Time Management
15 5 (17.24%) DevOps
15 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
15 5 (17.24%) Linux
15 5 (17.24%) UML
15 5 (17.24%) HP
15 5 (17.24%) LoadRunner

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 16 (55.17%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (10.34%) MQSeries
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) DB2
2 3 (10.34%) DbVisualizer
2 3 (10.34%) Informix
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) LoadRunner
1 5 (17.24%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (10.34%) HP UFT
General
1 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 18 (62.07%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Consultant
2 10 (34.48%) WebSphere Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Systems Architect
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Unix Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
7 1 (3.45%) Deployment Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) J2EE
2 18 (62.07%) HTML
3 15 (51.72%) CSS
3 15 (51.72%) EJB
3 15 (51.72%) JSP
3 15 (51.72%) Servlets
4 10 (34.48%) XHTML
5 6 (20.69%) XML
6 3 (10.34%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Unix
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) E-Commerce
2 15 (51.72%) MVC
3 8 (27.59%) Presales
3 8 (27.59%) SDLC
4 6 (20.69%) Time Management
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.24%) DevOps
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) UML
6 4 (13.79%) Coaching
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Regression Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Release Management
7 3 (10.34%) System Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) Java
2 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) C
4 3 (10.34%) Perl
4 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) IBM
2 7 (24.14%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) HP