Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 129 135
Rank change year-on-year -56 +6 -5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 22 53 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.57% 1.66% 1.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.50% 8.40% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 21 52 65
Bristol median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +52.94% +26.87%
10th Percentile £23,000 £45,125 £19,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £79,875 £69,500
South West median annual salary £44,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +22.22% +12.50%

WebSphere is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 629 631 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 16.36% 19.72% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 502 545 745
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £67,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +8.57%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 16 (72.73%) Java
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Spring
3 11 (50.00%) HTML
3 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 9 (40.91%) WebLogic
5 9 (40.91%) Linux
6 8 (36.36%) JBoss
6 8 (36.36%) Finance
6 8 (36.36%) Maven
6 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
7 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
7 7 (31.82%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (31.82%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (31.82%) Banking
7 7 (31.82%) RESTful
7 7 (31.82%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) JMS
7 7 (31.82%) CSS
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle
7 7 (31.82%) Ant
8 6 (27.27%) Web Services
8 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft

WebSphere
Co-occurring 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 9 (40.91%) WebLogic
2 8 (36.36%) JBoss
3 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
4 4 (18.18%) Apache
4 4 (18.18%) OpenStack
5 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
6 2 (9.09%) CloudStack
6 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
7 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
7 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (4.55%) IIS
7 1 (4.55%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) DHCP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) VLAN
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) Couchbase
4 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) Redis
4 1 (4.55%) Riak
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 8 (36.36%) Maven
4 7 (31.82%) Ant
5 4 (18.18%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
7 2 (9.09%) Subversion
7 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
8 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
8 1 (4.55%) JUnit
8 1 (4.55%) MSTest
8 1 (4.55%) NUnit
8 1 (4.55%) TestNG
8 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 4 (18.18%) French Language
3 4 (18.18%) German Language
4 1 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Lead Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 6 (27.27%) Lead Software Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Lead Software Engineer
5 6 (27.27%) Senior Software Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Analyst
7 4 (18.18%) Graduate
7 4 (18.18%) Graduate Java Engineer
7 4 (18.18%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
7 4 (18.18%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 4 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (18.18%) Junior
7 4 (18.18%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (18.18%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) Spring
2 11 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 7 (31.82%) CSS
4 7 (31.82%) JMS
4 7 (31.82%) RESTful
4 7 (31.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (31.82%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (27.27%) CSS3
5 6 (27.27%) HTML5
5 6 (27.27%) Web Services
6 4 (18.18%) GWT
6 4 (18.18%) LAMP
6 4 (18.18%) MyBatis
6 4 (18.18%) Struts
6 4 (18.18%) SWT
7 3 (13.64%) XML
8 2 (9.09%) .NET
8 2 (9.09%) Java EE
8 2 (9.09%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) Continuous Deployment
3 7 (31.82%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.64%) DevOps
6 3 (13.64%) DSDM
6 3 (13.64%) RUP
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Auto-Scaling
7 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) OO
7 2 (9.09%) OWASP
7 2 (9.09%) TDD
8 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
4 4 (18.18%) Python
5 3 (13.64%) AWK
5 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 3 (13.64%) sed
6 2 (9.09%) Ruby
6 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.55%) C
7 1 (4.55%) Go
7 1 (4.55%) Perl
7 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) NFS
2 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (13.64%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (9.09%) Xen
3 2 (9.09%) XenServer
4 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Ansible
1 5 (22.73%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (22.73%) Puppet
2 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (13.64%) vMotion
3 2 (9.09%) Cobbler
3 2 (9.09%) Salt
3 2 (9.09%) Terraform
3 2 (9.09%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.55%) Kibana
4 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.55%) logstash
4 1 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) IBM
4 4 (18.18%) VMware
5 3 (13.64%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) NetApp
5 3 (13.64%) Symantec
6 2 (9.09%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat