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

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 38 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 18 35 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.45% 6.69% 12.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.82% 39.77% 33.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 38
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £65,000 £70,000
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 in the Watford region.

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
107 88 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 20.50% 16.83% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 90 65 129
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 £30,000 £35,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 19 January 2017.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Watford

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 23 (79.31%) Java
1 23 (79.31%) Linux
2 21 (72.41%) SQL
3 18 (62.07%) Unix
4 16 (55.17%) XML
4 16 (55.17%) SOAP
4 16 (55.17%) IBM
5 15 (51.72%) Finance
6 14 (48.28%) SOA
6 14 (48.28%) Web Services
6 14 (48.28%) TDD
6 14 (48.28%) Spring
6 14 (48.28%) REST
7 11 (37.93%) JSON
7 11 (37.93%) WebLogic
7 11 (37.93%) J2EE
7 11 (37.93%) UML
7 11 (37.93%) JBoss
7 11 (37.93%) Shell Script
7 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
8 10 (34.48%) RDBMS
9 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
9 9 (31.03%) Windows
9 9 (31.03%) JUnit
10 8 (27.59%) XSLT
10 8 (27.59%) Middleware
10 8 (27.59%) BPR
10 8 (27.59%) OO
10 8 (27.59%) Java EE
10 8 (27.59%) GWT

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 11 (37.93%) JBoss
1 11 (37.93%) WebLogic
2 9 (31.03%) Tomcat
3 6 (20.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Apache
3 6 (20.69%) CMS
3 6 (20.69%) MQSeries
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Internet
2 3 (10.34%) HTTP
3 2 (6.90%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
2 10 (34.48%) RDBMS
3 6 (20.69%) Jackrabbit
3 6 (20.69%) MySQL
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.45%) DB2
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) JUnit
2 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Log4j
2 6 (20.69%) Maven
2 6 (20.69%) Mockito
2 6 (20.69%) Subversion
2 6 (20.69%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (10.34%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.45%) HP UFT
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Java Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) J2EE Developer
4 8 (27.59%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (24.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (24.14%) Middleware Engineer
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Developer
6 6 (20.69%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (20.69%) Unix Developer
7 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Engineer
8 4 (13.79%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (13.79%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (13.79%) Java Analyst Developer
9 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (10.34%) Senior Financial Analyst
9 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Developer
9 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
9 3 (10.34%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) SOAP
1 16 (55.17%) XML
2 14 (48.28%) REST
2 14 (48.28%) Spring
2 14 (48.28%) Web Services
3 11 (37.93%) J2EE
3 11 (37.93%) JSON
4 8 (27.59%) Ajax
4 8 (27.59%) GWT
4 8 (27.59%) Hibernate
4 8 (27.59%) Java EE
4 8 (27.59%) Middleware
4 8 (27.59%) XSLT
5 7 (24.14%) JMS
6 6 (20.69%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (20.69%) EJB
6 6 (20.69%) JDBC
6 6 (20.69%) JSP
6 6 (20.69%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (20.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) DataPower
2 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) Unix
3 9 (31.03%) Windows
4 7 (24.14%) Solaris
5 6 (20.69%) AIX
5 6 (20.69%) HPUX
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) SOA
1 14 (48.28%) TDD
2 11 (37.93%) UML
3 8 (27.59%) BPR
3 8 (27.59%) OO
3 8 (27.59%) OOD
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
4 7 (24.14%) Release Management
5 6 (20.69%) Dependency Management
5 6 (20.69%) ETL
5 6 (20.69%) RAD
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (13.79%) ITIL
8 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.34%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.34%) Test Planning
8 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 21 (72.41%) SQL
3 11 (37.93%) Shell Script
4 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) XPath
7 1 (3.45%) Jython
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Firmware
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) IBM
2 6 (20.69%) ATG
2 6 (20.69%) Blue Martini
2 6 (20.69%) Talend
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) HP
4 4 (13.79%) Sybase
5 3 (10.34%) AppDynamics
5 3 (10.34%) New Relic