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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 161 194
Rank change year-on-year -21 +33  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 49 100 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.95% 1.59% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.47% 7.78% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 47 86 83
Median salary £57,500 £71,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.58% +19.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,500 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 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
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 57 (63.33%) Oracle
2 54 (60.00%) Java
2 54 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (58.89%) Finance
4 44 (48.89%) SQL Server
5 41 (45.56%) JBoss
6 40 (44.44%) SQL
7 33 (36.67%) Scrum
8 31 (34.44%) WebLogic
8 31 (34.44%) Tomcat
9 30 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 29 (32.22%) TDD
10 29 (32.22%) Banking
11 28 (31.11%) Windows
11 28 (31.11%) RUP
12 27 (30.00%) Spring
13 26 (28.89%) HTML
14 24 (26.67%) Web Services
15 23 (25.56%) OO
15 23 (25.56%) Kanban
16 22 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (23.33%) jQuery
17 21 (23.33%) JSON
17 21 (23.33%) XML
17 21 (23.33%) Unix
17 21 (23.33%) Retail
18 20 (22.22%) Project Management
18 20 (22.22%) ITIL
18 20 (22.22%) Linux
18 20 (22.22%) E-Commerce

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 41 (45.56%) JBoss
2 31 (34.44%) Tomcat
2 31 (34.44%) WebLogic
3 15 (16.67%) OpenStack
4 12 (13.33%) Apache Spark
4 12 (13.33%) Apache TomEE
4 12 (13.33%) Jetty
4 12 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (12.22%) Apache Solr
5 11 (12.22%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (6.67%) IIS
7 5 (5.56%) Alfresco
8 3 (3.33%) CloudStack
8 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
9 2 (2.22%) Apache
9 2 (2.22%) CMS
9 2 (2.22%) nginx
9 2 (2.22%) Umbraco
10 1 (1.11%) Mongrel
10 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 15 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
1 15 (16.67%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 2 (2.22%) Magento
2 2 (2.22%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (14.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.22%) IaaS
3 2 (2.22%) PaaS
4 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.11%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.11%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (1.11%) Heroku
4 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) WebEx
2 4 (4.44%) HTTP
3 3 (3.33%) Firewall
3 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.11%) DHCP
4 1 (1.11%) DNS
4 1 (1.11%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (1.11%) Network Security
4 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (48.89%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.11%) Relational Database
3 13 (14.44%) Big Data
3 13 (14.44%) MongoDB
3 13 (14.44%) MySQL
3 13 (14.44%) Redis
4 12 (13.33%) Hadoop
4 12 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 12 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (12.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (12.22%) Couchbase
5 11 (12.22%) Riak
6 9 (10.00%) RDBMS
7 7 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (5.56%) QlikView
8 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (20.00%) Maven
2 17 (18.89%) Selenium
3 13 (14.44%) Cucumber
3 13 (14.44%) JUnit
4 12 (13.33%) Ant
4 12 (13.33%) Gradle
4 12 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 12 (13.33%) Mockito
4 12 (13.33%) WebDriver
5 7 (7.78%) Git (software)
6 5 (5.56%) Artifactory
6 5 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (5.56%) Hudson
6 5 (5.56%) Subversion
7 4 (4.44%) DbUnit
8 3 (3.33%) FishEye
8 3 (3.33%) FitNesse
8 3 (3.33%) JBehave
8 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 53 (58.89%) Finance
2 29 (32.22%) Banking
3 21 (23.33%) Retail
4 9 (10.00%) Advertising
5 4 (4.44%) Billing
5 4 (4.44%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.44%) French Language
6 2 (2.22%) Front Office
6 2 (2.22%) Publishing
7 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (36.67%) Developer
2 31 (34.44%) Java Developer
3 17 (18.89%) Architect
4 15 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 14 (15.56%) Cloud Architect
5 14 (15.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 13 (14.44%) Consultant
6 13 (14.44%) Senior Developer
6 13 (14.44%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (12.22%) Implementation Consultant
7 11 (12.22%) Technical Consultant
7 11 (12.22%) Technical Implementation Consultant
8 9 (10.00%) Analyst
8 9 (10.00%) Applications Support
9 8 (8.89%) Compliance Consultant
10 5 (5.56%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Agile Business Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) Business Analyst
11 4 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Financial Software Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.00%) Spring
2 26 (28.89%) HTML
3 24 (26.67%) Web Services
4 21 (23.33%) jQuery
4 21 (23.33%) JSON
4 21 (23.33%) XML
5 18 (20.00%) .NET
5 18 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 18 (20.00%) Middleware
6 17 (18.89%) Hibernate
7 13 (14.44%) Servlets
8 12 (13.33%) Ajax
8 12 (13.33%) EJB
8 12 (13.33%) JSP
8 12 (13.33%) Struts
9 11 (12.22%) Elastic Stack
9 11 (12.22%) Lucene
9 11 (12.22%) React
10 10 (11.11%) .NET Framework
10 10 (11.11%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) SWIFT
3 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.22%) Blog
6 2 (2.22%) Clustering
7 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.11%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.11%) Windows
2 21 (23.33%) Unix
3 20 (22.22%) Linux
4 6 (6.67%) Android
4 6 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.22%) CentOS
7 1 (1.11%) Solaris
7 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.67%) Scrum
3 29 (32.22%) TDD
4 28 (31.11%) RUP
5 23 (25.56%) Kanban
5 23 (25.56%) OO
6 22 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 20 (22.22%) ITIL
7 20 (22.22%) Project Management
7 20 (22.22%) SDLC
7 20 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 19 (21.11%) Business Analysis
8 19 (21.11%) PRINCE2
9 16 (17.78%) IT Strategy
9 16 (17.78%) Logistics
9 16 (17.78%) Service Delivery
9 16 (17.78%) Technical Architecture
10 15 (16.67%) CRM
10 15 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
Programming Languages
1 54 (60.00%) Java
2 40 (44.44%) SQL
3 30 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.00%) Python
5 16 (17.78%) C#
6 14 (15.56%) Bash Shell
6 14 (15.56%) Perl
7 12 (13.33%) Go
8 9 (10.00%) C
8 9 (10.00%) C++
9 7 (7.78%) Shell Script
10 5 (5.56%) PHP
11 4 (4.44%) Ruby
12 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.22%) R
13 1 (1.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.44%) ISEB
3 4 (4.44%) PMP
4 1 (1.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) SEPA
2 2 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Docker
2 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.33%) Xen
3 2 (2.22%) vSphere
3 2 (2.22%) XenServer
4 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (20.00%) Puppet
2 17 (18.89%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (16.67%) Ansible
4 13 (14.44%) Salt
5 11 (12.22%) Kibana
5 11 (12.22%) logstash
6 3 (3.33%) Terraform
6 3 (3.33%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.22%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.11%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (1.11%) Nagios
8 1 (1.11%) Packer
Vendors
1 57 (63.33%) Oracle
2 19 (21.11%) IBM
3 17 (18.89%) ATG
4 15 (16.67%) Hyperion
4 15 (16.67%) PeopleSoft
4 15 (16.67%) Retek
5 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.67%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.33%) Citrix
7 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.33%) SAP
8 2 (2.22%) Demandware
8 2 (2.22%) EnterpriseDB
8 2 (2.22%) hybris
8 2 (2.22%) MuleSoft
8 2 (2.22%) webMethods
9 1 (1.11%) Birst
9 1 (1.11%) Nintex
9 1 (1.11%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.11%) Vertica
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £78,000 and expansive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
RS Innovations
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum pension, 26 days holiday, Income Pro
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000-£65,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 16 days ago