The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
South West / Bristol
Rank 103 105 87
Rank change year-on-year +2 -18  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 28 30 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.52% 1.62% 1.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.15% 7.08% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 36
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +38.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 306 424 383
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 16.65% 22.89% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 267 375 336
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing WebSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Bristol

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Bristol

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Bristol over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Bristol

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 52 (92.86%) Oracle
2 51 (91.07%) WebLogic
3 49 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (85.71%) Java
5 44 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
6 43 (76.79%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (76.79%) Puppet
6 43 (76.79%) OpenStack
6 43 (76.79%) Opscode Chef
6 43 (76.79%) Ansible
6 43 (76.79%) TDD
6 43 (76.79%) Tomcat
7 41 (73.21%) OO
7 41 (73.21%) MySQL
8 40 (71.43%) SQL Server
9 39 (69.64%) PostgreSQL
9 39 (69.64%) NoSQL
9 39 (69.64%) Microsoft Azure
10 37 (66.07%) JBoss
11 36 (64.29%) DSDM
11 36 (64.29%) Scrum
12 35 (62.50%) RUP
12 35 (62.50%) Salt
13 34 (60.71%) AngularJS
14 33 (58.93%) MongoDB
15 32 (57.14%) Kanban
15 32 (57.14%) React
16 31 (55.36%) Concurrent Programming
16 31 (55.36%) Kibana
16 31 (55.36%) Mentoring

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 51 (91.07%) WebLogic
2 43 (76.79%) OpenStack
2 43 (76.79%) Tomcat
3 37 (66.07%) JBoss
4 31 (55.36%) Apache Solr
4 31 (55.36%) Apache Spark
4 31 (55.36%) Elasticsearch
4 31 (55.36%) Jetty
5 14 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (7.14%) CloudStack
7 3 (5.36%) IIS
8 2 (3.57%) GlassFish
8 2 (3.57%) WildFly
9 1 (1.79%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.79%) Apache
9 1 (1.79%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Maximo
2 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (78.57%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (69.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (7.14%) Internet
2 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (73.21%) MySQL
2 40 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 39 (69.64%) NoSQL
3 39 (69.64%) PostgreSQL
4 33 (58.93%) MongoDB
5 31 (55.36%) Apache Cassandra
5 31 (55.36%) Big Data
5 31 (55.36%) Couchbase
5 31 (55.36%) Hadoop
5 31 (55.36%) Redis
5 31 (55.36%) Riak
6 4 (7.14%) GIS
7 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MSTest
1 8 (14.29%) NUnit
1 8 (14.29%) Subversion
2 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.71%) Maven
3 5 (8.93%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.57%) JUnit
6 2 (3.57%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (44.64%) Banking
1 25 (44.64%) Retail
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.57%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 44 (78.57%) Developer
2 30 (53.57%) Java Developer
3 23 (41.07%) Senior Developer
4 14 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (19.64%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.71%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Graduate
7 4 (7.14%) Graduate Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Maximo Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Java Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (60.71%) AngularJS
2 32 (57.14%) React
3 31 (55.36%) Elastic Stack
3 31 (55.36%) Lucene
4 13 (23.21%) .NET
5 7 (12.50%) EJB
5 7 (12.50%) HTML
5 7 (12.50%) Middleware
6 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET
6 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (8.93%) Hibernate
7 5 (8.93%) Spring
7 5 (8.93%) Web Services
7 5 (8.93%) XML
8 4 (7.14%) LAMP
8 4 (7.14%) SOAP
9 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (5.36%) Java SE
9 3 (5.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (16.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.36%) Mainframe
3 3 (5.36%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Android
1 22 (39.29%) Apple iOS
2 11 (19.64%) Linux
3 9 (16.07%) Unix
4 8 (14.29%) Windows
5 4 (7.14%) AIX
5 4 (7.14%) HPUX
5 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.14%) Solaris
5 4 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 4 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (76.79%) Continuous Integration
2 43 (76.79%) TDD
3 41 (73.21%) OO
4 36 (64.29%) DSDM
4 36 (64.29%) Scrum
5 35 (62.50%) RUP
6 32 (57.14%) Kanban
7 31 (55.36%) Coaching
7 31 (55.36%) Concurrent Programming
7 31 (55.36%) Mentoring
7 31 (55.36%) Multithreading
7 31 (55.36%) UML
7 31 (55.36%) Web Development
8 25 (44.64%) Software Delivery
9 22 (39.29%) Mobile Development
10 10 (17.86%) Waterfall
11 6 (10.71%) MVC
12 5 (8.93%) ITIL
13 4 (7.14%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 48 (85.71%) Java
2 23 (41.07%) Bash Shell
2 23 (41.07%) Python
3 20 (35.71%) C#
4 19 (33.93%) Go
4 19 (33.93%) Perl
5 13 (23.21%) SQL
6 8 (14.29%) PHP
7 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.14%) Ruby
7 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.57%) COBOL
8 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.79%) Delphi
9 1 (1.79%) Pascal
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.14%) MetaFrame
1 4 (7.14%) Terminal Server
1 4 (7.14%) vSphere
1 4 (7.14%) Xen
1 4 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 43 (76.79%) Ansible
1 43 (76.79%) Opscode Chef
1 43 (76.79%) Puppet
2 35 (62.50%) Salt
3 31 (55.36%) Kibana
3 31 (55.36%) logstash
4 4 (7.14%) Cobbler
4 4 (7.14%) Terraform
4 4 (7.14%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 52 (92.86%) Oracle
2 8 (14.29%) IBM
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) Actuate
3 4 (7.14%) BEA
3 4 (7.14%) Citrix
3 4 (7.14%) EnterpriseDB
3 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.14%) Sun
3 4 (7.14%) webMethods
4 2 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) HP