Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 308 243 203
Rank change year-on-year -65 -40 +22
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 44 94 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.92% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.32% 5.23% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39 92 154
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -11.11% +17.39%
10th Percentile £51,000 £45,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £75,000 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +17.39%

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 1,897 1,797 2,611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.00% 17.52% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,697 1,611 2,345
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +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 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 30 (68.18%) Java
2 24 (54.55%) Oracle
3 20 (45.45%) Finance
4 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (40.91%) WebLogic
5 18 (40.91%) XML
5 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
6 17 (38.64%) SQL
7 15 (34.09%) Java EE
8 14 (31.82%) J2EE
8 14 (31.82%) RDBMS
8 14 (31.82%) IBM
9 12 (27.27%) JMS
10 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 11 (25.00%) HTML
10 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (25.00%) Degree
11 10 (22.73%) Spring
11 10 (22.73%) Linux
12 9 (20.45%) JBoss
12 9 (20.45%) Web Services
12 9 (20.45%) Scrum
12 9 (20.45%) Retail
12 9 (20.45%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (20.45%) Fintech
13 8 (18.18%) DevOps
13 8 (18.18%) SDLC
13 8 (18.18%) Maven
13 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
13 8 (18.18%) Middleware

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 (40.91%) WebLogic
2 9 (20.45%) JBoss
3 8 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 5 (11.36%) Apache
4 5 (11.36%) Apache TomEE
4 5 (11.36%) CMS
5 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.55%) GlassFish
6 2 (4.55%) JCAPS
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Anypoint
7 1 (2.27%) Confluence
7 1 (2.27%) IIS
7 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
7 1 (2.27%) nginx
7 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) PaaS
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) Boomi
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.27%) Datadog
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) HTTP
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) DNS
3 2 (4.55%) FTP
3 2 (4.55%) NAS
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.27%) SSL
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) Relational Database
2 14 (31.82%) RDBMS
3 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.09%) QlikView
5 3 (6.82%) DB2
6 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.55%) MySQL
7 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Ant
1 8 (18.18%) Maven
2 7 (15.91%) JUnit
3 6 (13.64%) Gradle
4 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
4 5 (11.36%) Mockito
4 5 (11.36%) Selenium
4 5 (11.36%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.27%) JIRA
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (45.45%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Retail
3 7 (15.91%) Banking
4 5 (11.36%) Advertising
5 4 (9.09%) Back Office
6 3 (6.82%) Investment Banking
7 2 (4.55%) Billing
7 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
7 2 (4.55%) French Language
8 1 (2.27%) Front Office
8 1 (2.27%) Games
8 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Java Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Architect
5 6 (13.64%) Consultant
6 5 (11.36%) Digital Architect
6 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce Architect
7 4 (9.09%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) E-Business Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Implementation Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Integration Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Java Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Professional Services Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) XML
2 15 (34.09%) Java EE
3 14 (31.82%) J2EE
4 12 (27.27%) JMS
5 11 (25.00%) HTML
6 10 (22.73%) Spring
7 9 (20.45%) Web Services
8 8 (18.18%) Middleware
9 7 (15.91%) JSON
10 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 6 (13.64%) EJB
10 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
10 6 (13.64%) JSP
10 6 (13.64%) Node.js
10 6 (13.64%) React
10 6 (13.64%) REST
10 6 (13.64%) Servlets
10 6 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (11.36%) JavaBeans
11 5 (11.36%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Fintech
2 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.82%) Social Media
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.27%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.27%) PKI
6 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Windows
3 6 (13.64%) Unix
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.27%) AIX
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (20.45%) Scrum
4 8 (18.18%) DevOps
4 8 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 8 (18.18%) ITIL
4 8 (18.18%) SDLC
5 7 (15.91%) Change Control
6 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.64%) Open Source
6 6 (13.64%) Service Management
7 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
7 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3
7 5 (11.36%) Kanban
7 5 (11.36%) Mobile Commerce
7 5 (11.36%) OO
7 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
7 5 (11.36%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.91%) Python
5 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.09%) Perl
7 3 (6.82%) PHP
7 3 (6.82%) Ruby
8 2 (4.55%) C#
8 2 (4.55%) C++
8 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.55%) XPath
9 1 (2.27%) C
9 1 (2.27%) COBOL
9 1 (2.27%) Groovy
9 1 (2.27%) REXX
9 1 (2.27%) Tcl
9 1 (2.27%) VB
9 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (11.36%) ISEB
3 5 (11.36%) PMP
4 2 (4.55%) RHCE
5 1 (2.27%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.27%) CISSP
5 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) SEPA
3 1 (2.27%) GDPR
3 1 (2.27%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.27%) ACF2
3 1 (2.27%) KVM
3 1 (2.27%) NFS
3 1 (2.27%) OpenAM
3 1 (2.27%) RACF
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) Ansible
3 2 (4.55%) Control-M
3 2 (4.55%) QRadar
4 1 (2.27%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.27%) Consul
4 1 (2.27%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.27%) Grafana
4 1 (2.27%) HP ALM
4 1 (2.27%) Nagios
4 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.27%) Prometheus
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.27%) Terraform
4 1 (2.27%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.27%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Oracle
2 14 (31.82%) IBM
3 6 (13.64%) ATG
3 6 (13.64%) hybris
3 6 (13.64%) IBM Sterling
4 5 (11.36%) Demandware
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) Dell
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.82%) TIBCO
5 3 (6.82%) VMware
6 2 (4.55%) Bloomberg
6 2 (4.55%) Cadence
6 2 (4.55%) F5
6 2 (4.55%) HP
7 1 (2.27%) ION Trading
7 1 (2.27%) jBASE
7 1 (2.27%) M86 Security
7 1 (2.27%) Splunk