Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 201 179
Rank change year-on-year -95 -22 -29
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 48 177 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.41% 1.41% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.80% 7.94% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 41 134 169
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +8.49% +1.92%
10th Percentile £33,750 £42,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £83,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 East of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,717 2,230 2,543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.50% 17.80% 17.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,361 1,856 2,104
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +5.75% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,400
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £69,000
England median annual salary £48,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +2.22% +5.88%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in the East of England

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in the East of England

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in the East of England

WebSphere
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex -31 24 £60,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire -38 22 £57,500 - 8
Bedfordshire +25 1 £35,000 -46.15% 4
Norfolk -6 1 £40,000 -19.19% 2
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 of England region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 40 (83.33%) Java
2 35 (72.92%) JBoss
3 27 (56.25%) Tomcat
4 25 (52.08%) JMS
4 25 (52.08%) WebLogic
5 23 (47.92%) Ant
6 22 (45.83%) Hibernate
6 22 (45.83%) Gradle
7 21 (43.75%) Computer Science
7 21 (43.75%) Maven
7 21 (43.75%) Degree
7 21 (43.75%) J2EE
7 21 (43.75%) Oracle
8 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (39.58%) Web Services
10 17 (35.42%) SOAP
10 17 (35.42%) Linux
10 17 (35.42%) Spring
11 16 (33.33%) JSP
11 16 (33.33%) Servlets
11 16 (33.33%) REST
11 16 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
12 15 (31.25%) GlassFish
12 15 (31.25%) Java EE
13 14 (29.17%) Relational Database
14 13 (27.08%) EJB
14 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
14 13 (27.08%) PL/SQL
14 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
15 12 (25.00%) OO

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 35 (72.92%) JBoss
2 27 (56.25%) Tomcat
3 25 (52.08%) WebLogic
4 15 (31.25%) GlassFish
5 8 (16.67%) Apache
6 7 (14.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (10.42%) Apache Geronimo
8 5 (10.42%) Apache Pig
8 5 (10.42%) Apache Spark
9 3 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (6.25%) CMS
9 3 (6.25%) MQSeries
9 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (2.08%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Magento
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Internet
1 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) LDAP
2 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) Relational Database
2 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (22.92%) MySQL
3 11 (22.92%) RDBMS
4 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database
5 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
5 9 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (10.42%) Apache Hive
7 5 (10.42%) Big Data
7 5 (10.42%) CouchDB
7 5 (10.42%) Hadoop
7 5 (10.42%) Mahout
7 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
7 5 (10.42%) Neo4j
7 5 (10.42%) Sqoop
8 4 (8.33%) Data Mining
8 4 (8.33%) DB2
9 3 (6.25%) Jackrabbit
10 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (47.92%) Ant
2 22 (45.83%) Gradle
3 21 (43.75%) Maven
4 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.33%) Mockito
5 4 (8.33%) Subversion
6 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 3 (6.25%) JUnit
6 3 (6.25%) Log4j
6 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Bower
7 2 (4.17%) Grunt
7 2 (4.17%) gulp
7 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.58%) Banking
2 6 (12.50%) Advertising
2 6 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (10.42%) Automotive
3 5 (10.42%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (75.00%) Developer
2 34 (70.83%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Lead Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Lead Java Developer
4 6 (12.50%) DBA
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle Specialist
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (12.50%) SOA Specialist
5 5 (10.42%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) NoSQL Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Development Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (4.17%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (52.08%) JMS
2 22 (45.83%) Hibernate
3 21 (43.75%) J2EE
4 19 (39.58%) Web Services
5 17 (35.42%) SOAP
5 17 (35.42%) Spring
6 16 (33.33%) JSP
6 16 (33.33%) REST
6 16 (33.33%) Servlets
7 15 (31.25%) Java EE
8 13 (27.08%) EJB
9 12 (25.00%) XML
10 11 (22.92%) Ajax
11 10 (20.83%) HTML
12 9 (18.75%) Swing
13 7 (14.58%) Spring MVC
14 6 (12.50%) CSS
14 6 (12.50%) Middleware
14 6 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
14 6 (12.50%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Fintech
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Linux
2 12 (25.00%) Unix
3 9 (18.75%) Solaris
4 5 (10.42%) Windows
5 3 (6.25%) HPUX
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) E-Commerce
3 12 (25.00%) OO
4 9 (18.75%) MVC
4 9 (18.75%) OOP
4 9 (18.75%) Scrum
5 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.58%) DevOps
5 7 (14.58%) SOA
5 7 (14.58%) TDD
6 6 (12.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 6 (12.50%) Data Integration
6 6 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 6 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (12.50%) SDLC
6 6 (12.50%) Task Automation
7 5 (10.42%) Analytics
7 5 (10.42%) Scrum-ban
7 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 40 (83.33%) Java
2 13 (27.08%) JavaScript
2 13 (27.08%) PL/SQL
3 10 (20.83%) SQL
4 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.33%) Perl
6 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.17%) C
8 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) Degree
2 16 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (20.83%) Master's Degree
4 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.42%) HDFS
2 2 (4.17%) Docker
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Ansible
1 5 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.25%) Puppet
3 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.17%) Salt
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Oracle
2 12 (25.00%) IBM
3 5 (10.42%) Alteryx
3 5 (10.42%) Tableau
4 3 (6.25%) ATG
4 3 (6.25%) Blue Martini
4 3 (6.25%) Elastic Path
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) Citrix
5 2 (4.17%) Demandware
5 2 (4.17%) Fujitsu
5 2 (4.17%) hybris
6 1 (2.08%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.08%) Interwoven
6 1 (2.08%) VMware