Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 284 224 229
Rank change year-on-year -60 +5 +40
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 46 135 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.45% 1.15% 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.43% 6.17% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 45 115 153
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £72,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.24% +20.83% -4.00%
10th Percentile £51,250 £47,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £78,250 £83,750 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.71% +16.67% -

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

All Application Platform Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1892 2187 3271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.59% 18.69% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 2004 2815
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.19% +6.60% +0.95%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
Central London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +3.96%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in the City of London

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in the City of London

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 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 City of London region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 39 (84.78%) Oracle
2 36 (78.26%) Java
3 35 (76.09%) JBoss
4 33 (71.74%) SQL Server
5 29 (63.04%) WebLogic
6 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (54.35%) SQL
8 24 (52.17%) Tomcat
8 24 (52.17%) Finance
9 23 (50.00%) Scrum
10 22 (47.83%) Spring
11 20 (43.48%) SDLC
12 19 (41.30%) Kanban
12 19 (41.30%) Linux
12 19 (41.30%) OO
13 18 (39.13%) Unix
13 18 (39.13%) Windows
14 16 (34.78%) XML
14 16 (34.78%) .NET
14 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (32.61%) WebSphere Application Server
16 14 (30.43%) Banking
16 14 (30.43%) Hibernate
16 14 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
16 14 (30.43%) Puppet
16 14 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
16 14 (30.43%) Ansible
17 13 (28.26%) Salt
17 13 (28.26%) Bash Shell
17 13 (28.26%) OpenStack

WebSphere
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 35 (76.09%) JBoss
2 29 (63.04%) WebLogic
3 24 (52.17%) Tomcat
4 15 (32.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (28.26%) OpenStack
6 10 (21.74%) Apache TomEE
7 9 (19.57%) Apache Solr
7 9 (19.57%) Apache Spark
7 9 (19.57%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (19.57%) Jetty
8 4 (8.70%) CloudStack
9 3 (6.52%) Apache
9 3 (6.52%) IIS
10 2 (4.35%) Apache Geronimo
10 2 (4.35%) CMS
10 2 (4.35%) WildFly
11 1 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 14 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) HTTP
3 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (71.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.09%) Relational Database
3 11 (23.91%) Big Data
3 11 (23.91%) MySQL
4 9 (19.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (19.57%) Couchbase
4 9 (19.57%) Hadoop
4 9 (19.57%) MongoDB
4 9 (19.57%) NoSQL
4 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (19.57%) Redis
4 9 (19.57%) Riak
5 4 (8.70%) RDBMS
6 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (4.35%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.17%) DB2
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Ant
1 10 (21.74%) Cucumber
1 10 (21.74%) Gradle
1 10 (21.74%) JUnit
1 10 (21.74%) Maven
1 10 (21.74%) Mockito
1 10 (21.74%) Selenium
1 10 (21.74%) WebDriver
2 9 (19.57%) Subversion
3 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.87%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (8.70%) Hudson
6 3 (6.52%) DbUnit
6 3 (6.52%) FishEye
6 3 (6.52%) FitNesse
6 3 (6.52%) JBehave
7 2 (4.35%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (52.17%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Banking
3 7 (15.22%) Advertising
4 3 (6.52%) Billing
4 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.52%) French Language
5 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.35%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
1 23 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Consultant
2 11 (23.91%) Implementation Consultant
2 11 (23.91%) Technical Consultant
2 11 (23.91%) Technical Implementation Consultant
3 10 (21.74%) Senior Developer
3 10 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (17.39%) Compliance Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Professional Services Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Credit Risk Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Java Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Java Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Lead Security Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (47.83%) Spring
2 16 (34.78%) .NET
2 16 (34.78%) XML
3 14 (30.43%) Hibernate
4 12 (26.09%) HTML
5 10 (21.74%) Ajax
5 10 (21.74%) EJB
5 10 (21.74%) JMS
5 10 (21.74%) jQuery
5 10 (21.74%) JSON
5 10 (21.74%) JSP
5 10 (21.74%) Servlets
5 10 (21.74%) Struts
5 10 (21.74%) Web Services
6 9 (19.57%) AngularJS
6 9 (19.57%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (19.57%) Lucene
6 9 (19.57%) React
7 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (23.91%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.87%) SWIFT
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Linux
2 18 (39.13%) Unix
2 18 (39.13%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) Scrum
3 20 (43.48%) SDLC
4 19 (41.30%) Kanban
4 19 (41.30%) OO
5 16 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (28.26%) DSDM
6 13 (28.26%) Multithreading
6 13 (28.26%) RUP
7 11 (23.91%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 11 (23.91%) UML
8 10 (21.74%) Data Modelling
9 9 (19.57%) Coaching
9 9 (19.57%) Concurrent Programming
9 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
9 9 (19.57%) TDD
9 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
9 9 (19.57%) Web Development
10 8 (17.39%) Line Management
11 5 (10.87%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 36 (78.26%) Java
2 25 (54.35%) SQL
3 13 (28.26%) Bash Shell
3 13 (28.26%) Python
4 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 11 (23.91%) Perl
6 10 (21.74%) C#
7 9 (19.57%) Go
7 9 (19.57%) PHP
8 8 (17.39%) C
8 8 (17.39%) C++
9 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
10 4 (8.70%) Ruby
11 2 (4.35%) ActionScript
11 2 (4.35%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (4.35%) Groovy
11 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
11 2 (4.35%) XPath
12 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SEPA
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) vSphere
1 4 (8.70%) Xen
1 4 (8.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (30.43%) Ansible
1 14 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (30.43%) Puppet
2 13 (28.26%) Salt
3 9 (19.57%) Kibana
3 9 (19.57%) logstash
4 5 (10.87%) Tivoli
5 4 (8.70%) Cobbler
5 4 (8.70%) Terraform
6 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (84.78%) Oracle
2 13 (28.26%) IBM
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.70%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.35%) Google
5 2 (4.35%) Sybase
6 1 (2.17%) Cognos
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) Informatica