The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 242 288
Rank change year-on-year +20 +46  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 9 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.30% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.01% 1.48% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 9
Median salary £62,500 £67,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.40% +22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £62,500 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £71,500 £91,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76%  

WebSphere Application Server 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 the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 895 1286 1953
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 17.39% 20.44% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 781 1168 1677
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in the City of London

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in the City of London.

Salary trend for WebSphere Application Server in the City of London

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere Application Server in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 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 City of London region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 12 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (100.00%) JBoss
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (58.33%) OpenStack
3 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (58.33%) Salt
3 7 (58.33%) Ansible
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
3 7 (58.33%) RUP
3 7 (58.33%) DSDM
3 7 (58.33%) Python
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
3 7 (58.33%) Puppet
4 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
4 5 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
4 5 (41.67%) Redis
4 5 (41.67%) Riak
4 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
4 5 (41.67%) BDD
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) JSON
4 5 (41.67%) Selenium

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 12 (100.00%) JBoss
1 12 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (58.33%) OpenStack
3 5 (41.67%) Alfresco
3 5 (41.67%) Apache Solr
3 5 (41.67%) Apache Spark
3 5 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (41.67%) Jetty
3 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (16.67%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (41.67%) Big Data
1 5 (41.67%) Couchbase
1 5 (41.67%) Hadoop
1 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
1 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (41.67%) Redis
1 5 (41.67%) Riak
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) Artifactory
2 5 (41.67%) Maven
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
1 10 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (41.67%) Gherkin
2 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
2 5 (41.67%) JSON
2 5 (41.67%) Lucene
2 5 (41.67%) React
2 5 (41.67%) RESTful
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
2 5 (41.67%) Spring Security
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) XHTML
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) DSDM
2 7 (58.33%) RUP
3 5 (41.67%) BDD
3 5 (41.67%) Coaching
3 5 (41.67%) Concurrent Programming
3 5 (41.67%) Document Management
3 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (41.67%) Kanban
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
3 5 (41.67%) Multithreading
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) SOA
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) UML
3 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Bash Shell
2 7 (58.33%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) Go
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) vSphere
1 2 (16.67%) Xen
1 2 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Ansible
1 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (58.33%) Puppet
1 7 (58.33%) Salt
2 5 (41.67%) Kibana
2 5 (41.67%) logstash
3 2 (16.67%) Cobbler
3 2 (16.67%) Terraform
3 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) EnterpriseDB
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat