Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 300 281 227
Rank change year-on-year -19 -54 +10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 47 46 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.42% 0.45% 1.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.50% 2.40% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43 45 114
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -17.24% +20.83%
10th Percentile £48,150 £51,250 £47,750
90th Percentile £84,250 £78,250 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
% 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 1,880 1,914 2,190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.93% 18.70% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,711 1,757 2,007
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.19% +7.62%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.80% +4.09% +4.76%

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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 29 (61.70%) Java
2 28 (59.57%) Oracle
3 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (51.06%) Scrum
5 22 (46.81%) Kanban
6 20 (42.55%) Finance
7 18 (38.30%) SQL
7 18 (38.30%) Tomcat
8 17 (36.17%) Linux
8 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
9 15 (31.91%) Banking
10 14 (29.79%) Maven
10 14 (29.79%) Mockito
10 14 (29.79%) IBM
10 14 (29.79%) JUnit
10 14 (29.79%) SDLC
11 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
11 13 (27.66%) Web Services
11 13 (27.66%) JBoss
11 13 (27.66%) E-Commerce
12 12 (25.53%) Apache
12 12 (25.53%) Advertising
12 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
12 12 (25.53%) Degree
12 12 (25.53%) DevOps
12 12 (25.53%) Docker
13 11 (23.40%) Apache TomEE
13 11 (23.40%) Selenium
13 11 (23.40%) Retail
13 11 (23.40%) Gradle

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 18 (38.30%) Tomcat
2 13 (27.66%) JBoss
3 12 (25.53%) Apache
4 11 (23.40%) Apache TomEE
5 8 (17.02%) nginx
5 8 (17.02%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (12.77%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (6.38%) Apache Spark
7 3 (6.38%) FileNet
7 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
8 2 (4.26%) Confluence
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (2.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Commerce Server
9 1 (2.13%) EPiServer
9 1 (2.13%) IIS
9 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
9 1 (2.13%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (17.02%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.13%) Basecamp
4 1 (2.13%) Boomi
4 1 (2.13%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) BIG-IP
1 8 (17.02%) VLAN
2 3 (6.38%) Firewall
2 3 (6.38%) HTTP
3 2 (4.26%) NAS
3 2 (4.26%) SAN
3 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) Relational Database
2 10 (21.28%) MySQL
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
3 8 (17.02%) NoSQL
3 8 (17.02%) Redis
4 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (6.38%) Big Data
4 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.26%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.26%) DB2
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.13%) QlikView
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) JUnit
1 14 (29.79%) Maven
1 14 (29.79%) Mockito
2 12 (25.53%) Jenkins
3 11 (23.40%) Ant
3 11 (23.40%) Cucumber
3 11 (23.40%) Gradle
3 11 (23.40%) Selenium
3 11 (23.40%) WebDriver
4 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
5 6 (12.77%) Subversion
6 4 (8.51%) IBM UrbanCode
7 3 (6.38%) Jasmine
7 3 (6.38%) Mocha
7 3 (6.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (6.38%) TestNG
8 2 (4.26%) JIRA
9 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 15 (31.91%) Banking
3 12 (25.53%) Advertising
4 11 (23.40%) Retail
5 3 (6.38%) International Banking
6 2 (4.26%) Back Office
6 2 (4.26%) Front Office
6 2 (4.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Senior Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (12.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Java Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Environment Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) Web Services
2 11 (23.40%) .NET
3 10 (21.28%) LAMP
3 10 (21.28%) Spring
4 8 (17.02%) HTML
4 8 (17.02%) LEMP Stack
5 7 (14.89%) Hibernate
5 7 (14.89%) Middleware
5 7 (14.89%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (12.77%) EJB
6 6 (12.77%) J2EE
6 6 (12.77%) JSP
6 6 (12.77%) XML
7 5 (10.64%) Ajax
7 5 (10.64%) jQuery
7 5 (10.64%) JSON
7 5 (10.64%) Servlets
7 5 (10.64%) Struts
8 4 (8.51%) Dojo
9 3 (6.38%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) Fintech
2 2 (4.26%) Hedge funds
2 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.13%) PKI
3 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.13%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) CoreOS
3 7 (14.89%) Windows
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Unix
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (51.06%) Scrum
3 22 (46.81%) Kanban
4 17 (36.17%) Software Engineering
5 14 (29.79%) SDLC
6 13 (27.66%) E-Commerce
7 12 (25.53%) DevOps
8 9 (19.15%) Software Delivery
9 8 (17.02%) BDD
9 8 (17.02%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (17.02%) Pair Programming
10 6 (12.77%) ITIL
11 4 (8.51%) Release Management
12 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (6.38%) Change Management
12 3 (6.38%) OO
12 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
12 3 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) Java
2 18 (38.30%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) Bash Shell
3 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
3 11 (23.40%) Python
4 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
5 8 (17.02%) Ruby
6 5 (10.64%) C#
7 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
8 3 (6.38%) Perl
8 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.26%) Tcl
10 1 (2.13%) C
10 1 (2.13%) C++
10 1 (2.13%) COBOL
10 1 (2.13%) PHP
10 1 (2.13%) PL/1
10 1 (2.13%) REXX
10 1 (2.13%) VB
10 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
2 9 (19.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.26%) ISEB
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.26%) PMP
4 1 (2.13%) CISSP
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.13%) RHCE
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) GDPR
1 3 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.26%) MiFID
3 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Docker
2 8 (17.02%) iptables
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.13%) ACF2
4 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.13%) NFS
4 1 (2.13%) OpenAM
4 1 (2.13%) RACF
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) HAProxy
1 8 (17.02%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.38%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.38%) Nagios
2 3 (6.38%) Puppet
2 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.13%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.13%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.13%) QRadar
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.13%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Oracle
2 14 (29.79%) IBM
3 10 (21.28%) Google
4 8 (17.02%) F5
5 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.38%) Kofax
6 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.26%) Bloomberg
7 2 (4.26%) hybris
7 2 (4.26%) ION Trading
7 2 (4.26%) OutSystems
7 2 (4.26%) Splunk
7 2 (4.26%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.13%) ATG
8 1 (2.13%) Cisco
8 1 (2.13%) Demandware
8 1 (2.13%) IBM Sterling
8 1 (2.13%) Informatica
8 1 (2.13%) MuleSoft
8 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com