The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 161 133
Rank change year-on-year +22 -28  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 17 13 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.63% 0.40% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.86% 2.49% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 43
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,200 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00%  

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 East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 440 523 593
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 16.39% 16.03% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 355 425 468
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.38% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,002 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for WebSphere in the East Midlands

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in the East Midlands

WebSphere
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +5 12 £52,500 +31.25%
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 13 (48.15%) JBoss
4 12 (44.44%) Java
5 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (37.04%) J2EE
7 9 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
8 8 (29.63%) Scrum
8 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (25.93%) Puppet
9 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
9 7 (25.93%) TDD
9 7 (25.93%) CRM
9 7 (25.93%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
9 7 (25.93%) .NET
9 7 (25.93%) Windows
9 7 (25.93%) OO
9 7 (25.93%) RUP
9 7 (25.93%) DSDM
9 7 (25.93%) Ansible
9 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
9 7 (25.93%) OpenStack
10 6 (22.22%) Salt
10 6 (22.22%) UML
10 6 (22.22%) Unix
10 6 (22.22%) SQL

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 13 (48.15%) JBoss
2 7 (25.93%) OpenStack
2 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
2 7 (25.93%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (18.52%) Apache Solr
3 5 (18.52%) Apache Spark
3 5 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (18.52%) Jetty
3 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
4 4 (14.81%) iPlanet
4 4 (14.81%) NetWeaver
5 2 (7.41%) ArcGIS
5 2 (7.41%) CloudStack
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MongoDB
1 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
2 6 (22.22%) MySQL
3 5 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (18.52%) Big Data
3 5 (18.52%) Couchbase
3 5 (18.52%) Hadoop
3 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (18.52%) Redis
3 5 (18.52%) Riak
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (14.81%) SAP BW
4 4 (14.81%) SAP HANA
5 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
1 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) JUnit
2 1 (3.70%) Mockito
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) Applications Support
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) SAP Administrator
3 4 (14.81%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Integration Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Project Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) J2EE
2 7 (25.93%) .NET
3 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
3 5 (18.52%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (18.52%) Lucene
3 5 (18.52%) React
4 4 (14.81%) Hibernate
4 4 (14.81%) JMS
4 4 (14.81%) SAP Basis
4 4 (14.81%) Spring
4 4 (14.81%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (11.11%) JPA
5 3 (11.11%) RESTful
5 3 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) HTML
6 2 (7.41%) Java EE
6 2 (7.41%) SOAP
6 2 (7.41%) Spring MVC
6 2 (7.41%) Spring Web Flow
6 2 (7.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.11%) DataPower
3 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) Unix
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Android
6 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
2 8 (29.63%) Scrum
3 7 (25.93%) CRM
3 7 (25.93%) DSDM
3 7 (25.93%) OO
3 7 (25.93%) RUP
3 7 (25.93%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (22.22%) UML
4 6 (22.22%) Web Development
5 5 (18.52%) Coaching
5 5 (18.52%) Concurrent Programming
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) Kanban
5 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
5 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) ABAP
4 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.41%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) AWK
6 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.70%) C
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) sed
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) vSphere
1 2 (7.41%) Xen
1 2 (7.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (25.93%) Ansible
2 7 (25.93%) Puppet
3 6 (22.22%) Salt
4 5 (18.52%) Kibana
4 5 (18.52%) logstash
5 2 (7.41%) BladeLogic
5 2 (7.41%) Cobbler
5 2 (7.41%) Terraform
5 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) IBM
2 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.81%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) EnterpriseDB
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft