Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 295 205
Rank change year-on-year +82 -90 +46
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 130 70 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.17% 0.59% 1.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.78% 3.62% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 105 61 115
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% - +27.78%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,350
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 1,670 1,933 2,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.09% 16.39% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,276 1,539 1,874
East of England median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.31% -2.17% +8.24%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Hertfordshire +32 58 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Essex +40 40 £43,750 -23.91% 7
Bedfordshire +14 13 £56,500 +61.43% 2
Cambridgeshire - 11 £50,000 -
Norfolk +19 4 £17,500 -56.25% 1
Suffolk - 4 £58,750 -
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 106 (81.54%) Java
2 78 (60.00%) Web Services
3 72 (55.38%) SQL
4 68 (52.31%) Oracle
5 67 (51.54%) Linux
6 63 (48.46%) IBM
7 54 (41.54%) JBoss
8 53 (40.77%) Java EE
9 52 (40.00%) Tomcat
10 50 (38.46%) Spring
11 47 (36.15%) WebLogic
12 46 (35.38%) SQL Server
12 46 (35.38%) Relational Database
13 45 (34.62%) Hibernate
14 42 (32.31%) SOAP
15 38 (29.23%) Git (software)
16 37 (28.46%) JavaScript
17 35 (26.92%) MVC
18 33 (25.38%) JIRA
19 31 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
20 30 (23.08%) Windows
21 29 (22.31%) Unix
22 27 (20.77%) XML
22 27 (20.77%) IaaS
23 26 (20.00%) J2EE
24 25 (19.23%) Bash Shell
25 24 (18.46%) Jenkins
25 24 (18.46%) Opscode Chef
25 24 (18.46%) OO
25 24 (18.46%) Eclipse

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 54 (41.54%) JBoss
2 52 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 47 (36.15%) WebLogic
4 22 (16.92%) OpenStack
5 18 (13.85%) WebSphere Application Server
6 17 (13.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 15 (11.54%) Apache
7 15 (11.54%) GlassFish
7 15 (11.54%) MQSeries
8 14 (10.77%) Confluence
9 3 (2.31%) Apache Solr
9 3 (2.31%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.31%) IIS
9 3 (2.31%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (1.54%) Apache Geronimo
10 2 (1.54%) Apache Pig
10 2 (1.54%) CMS
10 2 (1.54%) Commerce Server
10 2 (1.54%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.54%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Documaker
2 3 (2.31%) Magento
3 1 (0.77%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 27 (20.77%) IaaS
2 23 (17.69%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (10.00%) SaaS
5 10 (7.69%) GitHub
6 9 (6.92%) PaaS
7 1 (0.77%) Boomi
7 1 (0.77%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.92%) DNS
1 22 (16.92%) TCP/IP
2 14 (10.77%) Internet
3 13 (10.00%) SAN
4 12 (9.23%) HTTP
4 12 (9.23%) Reverse Proxy
4 12 (9.23%) SSL
4 12 (9.23%) VPN
5 11 (8.46%) Firewall
6 10 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (7.69%) DHCP
6 10 (7.69%) FTP
6 10 (7.69%) HTTPS
6 10 (7.69%) ICMP
6 10 (7.69%) IMAP
6 10 (7.69%) IPsec
6 10 (7.69%) POP3
6 10 (7.69%) SMTP
6 10 (7.69%) SNMP
6 10 (7.69%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (35.38%) Relational Database
1 46 (35.38%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.15%) Oracle Database
3 15 (11.54%) MongoDB
4 13 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 9 (6.92%) DB2
5 9 (6.92%) MySQL
5 9 (6.92%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (3.85%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (2.31%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.31%) MS Access
9 2 (1.54%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.54%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.54%) Jackrabbit
9 2 (1.54%) OLAP
9 2 (1.54%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 38 (29.23%) Git (software)
2 33 (25.38%) JIRA
3 24 (18.46%) Eclipse
3 24 (18.46%) Jenkins
4 19 (14.62%) Rational Team Concert
5 16 (12.31%) Maven
6 11 (8.46%) Gradle
7 10 (7.69%) Gerrit
7 10 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
8 8 (6.15%) Ant
9 5 (3.85%) Subversion
10 3 (2.31%) JUnit
10 3 (2.31%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.54%) Bower
11 2 (1.54%) Grunt
11 2 (1.54%) gulp
11 2 (1.54%) Log4j
11 2 (1.54%) Mockito
11 2 (1.54%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 1 (0.77%) Firebug
General
1 21 (16.15%) Finance
2 14 (10.77%) Retail
3 10 (7.69%) Banking
3 10 (7.69%) French Language
3 10 (7.69%) German Language
3 10 (7.69%) Swedish Language
4 3 (2.31%) Legal
5 2 (1.54%) Advertising
5 2 (1.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 82 (63.08%) Developer
2 58 (44.62%) Java Developer
3 27 (20.77%) Senior Developer
3 27 (20.77%) Senior Java Developer
4 23 (17.69%) Lead Developer
4 23 (17.69%) Lead Java Developer
5 21 (16.15%) Architect
5 21 (16.15%) SQL Developer
6 19 (14.62%) AS400 Developer
6 19 (14.62%) RPG Developer
7 14 (10.77%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (8.46%) Analyst
9 10 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
9 10 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
9 10 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (6.92%) Development Team Leader
10 9 (6.92%) Java Development Team Leader
10 9 (6.92%) Java Team Leader
10 9 (6.92%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
10 9 (6.92%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (60.00%) Web Services
2 53 (40.77%) Java EE
3 50 (38.46%) Spring
4 45 (34.62%) Hibernate
5 42 (32.31%) SOAP
6 27 (20.77%) XML
7 26 (20.00%) J2EE
8 24 (18.46%) jQuery
9 23 (17.69%) REST
10 21 (16.15%) JMS
11 20 (15.38%) HTML
12 19 (14.62%) Ajax
13 18 (13.85%) CSS
13 18 (13.85%) JSP
13 18 (13.85%) Middleware
14 17 (13.08%) EJB
14 17 (13.08%) Swing
15 14 (10.77%) Spring MVC
16 13 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
16 13 (10.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.62%) AS400
1 19 (14.62%) Enterprise Software
1 19 (14.62%) iSeries
2 13 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.00%) Fintech
2 13 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (9.23%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (9.23%) Replication
4 10 (7.69%) DataPower
5 8 (6.15%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.54%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.77%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (51.54%) Linux
2 30 (23.08%) Windows
3 29 (22.31%) Unix
4 16 (12.31%) Solaris
5 15 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 11 (8.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (7.69%) Android
7 10 (7.69%) CentOS
7 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.31%) Windows 2000
8 3 (2.31%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.31%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.54%) AIX
9 2 (1.54%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (26.92%) MVC
2 31 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (18.46%) OO
4 21 (16.15%) TDD
5 20 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (13.85%) SOA
7 17 (13.08%) DevOps
8 16 (12.31%) E-Commerce
8 16 (12.31%) OOP
9 15 (11.54%) UML
10 13 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
10 13 (10.00%) Integration Testing
10 13 (10.00%) Migration
10 13 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (9.23%) Release Management
12 11 (8.46%) Performance Monitoring
12 11 (8.46%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
13 10 (7.69%) High Availability
13 10 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 106 (81.54%) Java
2 72 (55.38%) SQL
3 37 (28.46%) JavaScript
4 25 (19.23%) Bash Shell
5 23 (17.69%) PowerShell
6 21 (16.15%) Shell Script
7 19 (14.62%) Groovy
7 19 (14.62%) RPG
8 14 (10.77%) PHP
9 12 (9.23%) AWK
10 10 (7.69%) Python
11 8 (6.15%) PL/SQL
12 7 (5.38%) Java 8
13 5 (3.85%) ANSI SQL
14 4 (3.08%) T-SQL
15 3 (2.31%) C++
15 3 (2.31%) Perl
15 3 (2.31%) VBA
16 1 (0.77%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 19 (14.62%) Degree
2 10 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (6.15%) AWS Certification
4 6 (4.62%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.77%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (8.46%) Docker
3 10 (7.69%) Samba
3 10 (7.69%) VirtualBox
4 8 (6.15%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.54%) HDFS
6 1 (0.77%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 24 (18.46%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (17.69%) Puppet
3 11 (8.46%) Ansible
4 10 (7.69%) Nagios
4 10 (7.69%) Rancher
4 10 (7.69%) Sysdig
4 10 (7.69%) vRealize
5 6 (4.62%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
6 1 (0.77%) Grafana
6 1 (0.77%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 68 (52.31%) Oracle
2 63 (48.46%) IBM
3 18 (13.85%) VMware
4 13 (10.00%) AppDynamics
4 13 (10.00%) New Relic
5 11 (8.46%) Microsoft
6 10 (7.69%) BMC
6 10 (7.69%) Cisco
6 10 (7.69%) HP
6 10 (7.69%) Intel
6 10 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 10 (7.69%) ServiceNow
6 10 (7.69%) Splunk
6 10 (7.69%) WorldPay
7 7 (5.38%) Sybase
8 3 (2.31%) BEA
8 3 (2.31%) hybris
8 3 (2.31%) iManage
8 3 (2.31%) Lotus
9 2 (1.54%) Elastic Path