Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 256 208
Rank change year-on-year -54 -48 +27
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 42 70 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.38% 0.69% 1.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.14% 3.72% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 37 68 141
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £58,250 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.59% -19.66% +20.83%
10th Percentile £47,750 £45,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £85,500 £77,875 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £59,000 £68,500
% change year-on-year +5.93% -13.87% +14.17%

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 1,960 1,880 2,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.84% 18.47% 19.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,779 1,706 2,230
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,626 £35,125 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,875 £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 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 26 (61.90%) Java
1 26 (61.90%) Oracle
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (40.48%) Degree
3 17 (40.48%) SQL
4 16 (38.10%) Linux
4 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
5 15 (35.71%) Tomcat
5 15 (35.71%) Banking
6 13 (30.95%) Scrum
6 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
6 13 (30.95%) IBM
7 11 (26.19%) Shell Script
7 11 (26.19%) Finance
7 11 (26.19%) Apache
7 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
7 11 (26.19%) J2EE
7 11 (26.19%) XML
7 11 (26.19%) Retail
7 11 (26.19%) Docker
7 11 (26.19%) DevOps
7 11 (26.19%) Computer Science Degree
8 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
8 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
8 10 (23.81%) WebLogic
8 10 (23.81%) Python
9 9 (21.43%) .NET
9 9 (21.43%) Kanban
9 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering

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 15 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 11 (26.19%) Apache
3 10 (23.81%) WebLogic
4 8 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (16.67%) nginx
6 6 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (9.52%) JBoss
8 3 (7.14%) Apache Spark
9 2 (4.76%) Confluence
9 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (4.76%) FileNet
9 2 (4.76%) GlassFish
9 2 (4.76%) IIS
9 2 (4.76%) JCAPS
9 2 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (2.38%) CICS
10 1 (2.38%) Commerce Server
10 1 (2.38%) EPiServer
10 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
10 1 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
1 1 (2.38%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.38%) Basecamp
4 1 (2.38%) Boomi
4 1 (2.38%) Datadog
4 1 (2.38%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) BIG-IP
1 6 (14.29%) VLAN
2 5 (11.90%) HTTP
2 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (4.76%) DNS
4 2 (4.76%) FTP
4 2 (4.76%) NAS
4 2 (4.76%) SAN
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.38%) DHCP
5 1 (2.38%) Internet
5 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.38%) SSL
5 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
2 8 (19.05%) MySQL
3 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 6 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 6 (14.29%) Redis
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
5 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (9.52%) QlikView
6 3 (7.14%) Big Data
6 3 (7.14%) DB2
6 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
7 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.90%) JUnit
2 5 (11.90%) Maven
3 3 (7.14%) IBM UrbanCode
3 3 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 3 (7.14%) Mocha
3 3 (7.14%) Mockito
3 3 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (7.14%) TestNG
4 2 (4.76%) Ant
4 2 (4.76%) JIRA
5 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (35.71%) Banking
2 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 11 (26.19%) Retail
3 4 (9.52%) Back Office
3 4 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Front Office
4 2 (4.76%) International Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Games
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Java Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Environment Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) E-Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) FileNet Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Integration Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Salesforce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) J2EE
1 11 (26.19%) XML
2 9 (21.43%) .NET
3 8 (19.05%) Java EE
3 8 (19.05%) LAMP
3 8 (19.05%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (16.67%) Middleware
4 7 (16.67%) Spring
5 6 (14.29%) JMS
5 6 (14.29%) LEMP Stack
6 5 (11.90%) HTML
7 4 (9.52%) Kafka
7 4 (9.52%) Node.js
8 3 (7.14%) Enzyme
8 3 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (7.14%) Jest
8 3 (7.14%) LDAP
8 3 (7.14%) REST
8 3 (7.14%) Spring Boot
8 3 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.29%) Fintech
3 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.38%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.38%) PKI
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Windows
3 6 (14.29%) CoreOS
4 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Unix
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.38%) AIX
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Scrum
3 11 (26.19%) DevOps
3 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
4 9 (21.43%) Kanban
4 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (19.05%) ITIL
5 8 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 6 (14.29%) BDD
7 6 (14.29%) Change Control
7 6 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (14.29%) OO
7 6 (14.29%) Pair Programming
7 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.90%) Release Management
8 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) Java
2 17 (40.48%) SQL
3 11 (26.19%) Shell Script
4 10 (23.81%) Bash Shell
4 10 (23.81%) Python
5 7 (16.67%) Ruby
6 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.52%) C#
7 4 (9.52%) Perl
7 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.76%) Tcl
8 2 (4.76%) XPath
9 1 (2.38%) C
9 1 (2.38%) C++
9 1 (2.38%) COBOL
9 1 (2.38%) PL/1
9 1 (2.38%) REXX
9 1 (2.38%) VB
9 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Degree
2 11 (26.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (11.90%) ISEB
3 5 (11.90%) PMP
4 2 (4.76%) RHCE
5 1 (2.38%) AWS Certification
5 1 (2.38%) CISSP
5 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.90%) QA
2 4 (9.52%) GDPR
3 3 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.76%) MiFID
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Docker
2 6 (14.29%) iptables
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.38%) ACF2
5 1 (2.38%) KVM
5 1 (2.38%) NFS
5 1 (2.38%) OpenAM
5 1 (2.38%) RACF
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (14.29%) HAProxy
3 4 (9.52%) Nagios
3 4 (9.52%) Puppet
4 3 (7.14%) Kubernetes
4 3 (7.14%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.76%) Ansible
5 2 (4.76%) Control-M
5 2 (4.76%) QRadar
6 1 (2.38%) Cobbler
6 1 (2.38%) Consul
6 1 (2.38%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.38%) Grafana
6 1 (2.38%) HP ALM
6 1 (2.38%) Prometheus
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (2.38%) Terraform
6 1 (2.38%) vCenter Server
6 1 (2.38%) vRealize
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) Oracle
2 13 (30.95%) IBM
3 8 (19.05%) F5
3 8 (19.05%) Google
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.14%) Bloomberg
5 3 (7.14%) Cisco
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.14%) VMware
6 2 (4.76%) Cadence
6 2 (4.76%) Dell
6 2 (4.76%) HP
6 2 (4.76%) hybris
6 2 (4.76%) ION Trading
6 2 (4.76%) Kofax
6 2 (4.76%) OutSystems
6 2 (4.76%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.38%) M86 Security
7 1 (2.38%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.38%) Splunk