Period
to 17 November 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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 306 194
Rank change year-on-year +104 -112 +21
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 128 50 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.26% 0.42% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.37% 2.74% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 107 41 132
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £78,000 £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 1,530 1,827 2,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.08% 15.18% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,135 1,461 1,907
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +8.24%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 November 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 November 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 +56 54 £42,500 -22.73% 6
Hertfordshire +32 53 £60,000 - 5
Bedfordshire +14 13 £56,500 +61.43%
Norfolk +13 4 £17,500 -56.25%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £50,000 -
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 110 (85.94%) Java
2 69 (53.91%) SQL
3 63 (49.22%) Web Services
4 60 (46.88%) Linux
5 56 (43.75%) Oracle
6 54 (42.19%) JBoss
7 52 (40.63%) Java EE
7 52 (40.63%) IBM
8 50 (39.06%) Spring
9 46 (35.94%) Tomcat
10 43 (33.59%) Hibernate
11 42 (32.81%) Relational Database
12 38 (29.69%) SQL Server
13 33 (25.78%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (25.00%) JavaScript
14 32 (25.00%) WebLogic
14 32 (25.00%) MVC
15 29 (22.66%) SOAP
16 27 (21.09%) iSeries
16 27 (21.09%) RPG
16 27 (21.09%) AS400
17 26 (20.31%) Windows
18 24 (18.75%) Unix
19 23 (17.97%) Shell Script
20 22 (17.19%) JMS
21 21 (16.41%) EJB
21 21 (16.41%) CSS
21 21 (16.41%) HTML
21 21 (16.41%) Degree
21 21 (16.41%) GlassFish

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 (42.19%) JBoss
2 46 (35.94%) Tomcat
3 32 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 21 (16.41%) GlassFish
5 16 (12.50%) OpenStack
6 15 (11.72%) Apache
7 14 (10.94%) MQSeries
8 13 (10.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 13 (10.16%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (5.47%) Apache Geronimo
9 7 (5.47%) Apache Spark
10 5 (3.91%) WildFly
11 4 (3.13%) Confluence
11 4 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (2.34%) Apache Solr
12 3 (2.34%) IBM Notes
12 3 (2.34%) IIS
13 2 (1.56%) Commerce Server
14 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Weka
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Documaker
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
2 1 (0.78%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.41%) IaaS
2 20 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (11.72%) SaaS
4 14 (10.94%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (8.59%) PaaS
6 3 (2.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (2.34%) GitHub
7 1 (0.78%) Boomi
7 1 (0.78%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.50%) DNS
1 16 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 14 (10.94%) SAN
3 13 (10.16%) Internet
3 13 (10.16%) Reverse Proxy
3 13 (10.16%) VPN
4 11 (8.59%) Firewall
5 5 (3.91%) HTTP
5 5 (3.91%) SSL
6 3 (2.34%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (2.34%) DHCP
6 3 (2.34%) FTP
6 3 (2.34%) HTTPS
6 3 (2.34%) ICMP
6 3 (2.34%) IMAP
6 3 (2.34%) IPsec
6 3 (2.34%) POP3
6 3 (2.34%) SMTP
6 3 (2.34%) SNMP
6 3 (2.34%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (32.81%) Relational Database
2 38 (29.69%) SQL Server
3 15 (11.72%) RDBMS
4 11 (8.59%) MySQL
5 10 (7.81%) MongoDB
5 10 (7.81%) Oracle Database
6 8 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (5.47%) Apache Hive
7 7 (5.47%) Big Data
7 7 (5.47%) CouchDB
7 7 (5.47%) DB2
7 7 (5.47%) Hadoop
7 7 (5.47%) Mahout
7 7 (5.47%) Neo4j
7 7 (5.47%) NoSQL
7 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (5.47%) Sqoop
8 3 (2.34%) MS Access
9 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 19 (14.84%) JIRA
3 17 (13.28%) Eclipse
4 16 (12.50%) Maven
5 15 (11.72%) Jenkins
5 15 (11.72%) Rational Team Concert
6 10 (7.81%) Gradle
7 8 (6.25%) Ant
8 4 (3.13%) Robot Framework
9 3 (2.34%) Gerrit
9 3 (2.34%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.56%) Bower
10 2 (1.56%) Grunt
10 2 (1.56%) gulp
11 1 (0.78%) Firebug
11 1 (0.78%) JMeter
11 1 (0.78%) JUnit
11 1 (0.78%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.78%) Redmine
11 1 (0.78%) The Grinder
General
1 15 (11.72%) Finance
1 15 (11.72%) Retail
2 11 (8.59%) French Language
2 11 (8.59%) German Language
2 11 (8.59%) Swedish Language
3 9 (7.03%) Banking
4 3 (2.34%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 87 (67.97%) Developer
2 53 (41.41%) Java Developer
3 29 (22.66%) SQL Developer
4 27 (21.09%) AS400 Developer
4 27 (21.09%) RPG Developer
5 23 (17.97%) Lead Developer
5 23 (17.97%) Lead Java Developer
6 22 (17.19%) Architect
6 22 (17.19%) Senior Developer
6 22 (17.19%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (11.72%) Infrastructure Architect
8 12 (9.38%) Analyst
9 8 (6.25%) Lead Architect
9 8 (6.25%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
10 7 (5.47%) Designer
11 6 (4.69%) Development Team Leader
11 6 (4.69%) Java Team Leader
11 6 (4.69%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (4.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (49.22%) Web Services
2 52 (40.63%) Java EE
3 50 (39.06%) Spring
4 43 (33.59%) Hibernate
5 29 (22.66%) SOAP
6 22 (17.19%) JMS
7 21 (16.41%) CSS
7 21 (16.41%) EJB
7 21 (16.41%) HTML
8 20 (15.63%) J2EE
8 20 (15.63%) REST
8 20 (15.63%) XML
9 18 (14.06%) JSP
9 18 (14.06%) Swing
10 16 (12.50%) Ajax
10 16 (12.50%) jQuery
10 16 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
11 15 (11.72%) Spring MVC
12 14 (10.94%) ActiveMQ
12 14 (10.94%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.09%) AS400
1 27 (21.09%) iSeries
2 15 (11.72%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (10.94%) Computer Science
3 14 (10.94%) Fintech
3 14 (10.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 13 (10.16%) Linux Command Line
4 13 (10.16%) Replication
5 9 (7.03%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.69%) DataPower
8 4 (3.13%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.78%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (46.88%) Linux
2 26 (20.31%) Windows
3 24 (18.75%) Unix
4 9 (7.03%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.13%) Solaris
6 3 (2.34%) Android
6 3 (2.34%) CentOS
6 3 (2.34%) Windows 2000
6 3 (2.34%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.34%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.78%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.00%) MVC
3 18 (14.06%) OO
3 18 (14.06%) TDD
4 15 (11.72%) E-Commerce
5 14 (10.94%) Deployment Automation
5 14 (10.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (10.94%) Migration
6 13 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (10.16%) SOA
7 11 (8.59%) OOP
7 11 (8.59%) Presales
7 11 (8.59%) TOGAF
7 11 (8.59%) UML
8 9 (7.03%) Software Engineering
9 8 (6.25%) DevOps
9 8 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (5.47%) Analytics
10 7 (5.47%) Performance Improvement
10 7 (5.47%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 110 (85.94%) Java
2 69 (53.91%) SQL
3 32 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 27 (21.09%) RPG
5 23 (17.97%) Shell Script
6 17 (13.28%) Bash Shell
6 17 (13.28%) PowerShell
7 15 (11.72%) Groovy
8 13 (10.16%) AWK
9 10 (7.81%) PL/SQL
10 9 (7.03%) T-SQL
11 7 (5.47%) Java 8
11 7 (5.47%) PHP
12 6 (4.69%) ANSI SQL
13 3 (2.34%) C++
13 3 (2.34%) Python
13 3 (2.34%) VBA
14 1 (0.78%) Erlang
14 1 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (16.41%) Degree
2 9 (7.03%) AWS Certification
3 7 (5.47%) Master's Degree
4 6 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
1 1 (0.78%) SEPA
System Software
1 10 (7.81%) Docker
1 10 (7.81%) Hyper-V
1 10 (7.81%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (5.47%) HDFS
3 5 (3.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.34%) Samba
4 3 (2.34%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.78%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (14.06%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (13.28%) Puppet
3 6 (4.69%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
4 4 (3.13%) Ansible
4 4 (3.13%) Kibana
4 4 (3.13%) logstash
5 3 (2.34%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (2.34%) Nagios
5 3 (2.34%) Rancher
5 3 (2.34%) Sysdig
5 3 (2.34%) vRealize
6 1 (0.78%) Grafana
6 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 56 (43.75%) Oracle
2 52 (40.63%) IBM
3 15 (11.72%) Microsoft
4 13 (10.16%) VMware
5 10 (7.81%) AppDynamics
6 8 (6.25%) Sybase
7 7 (5.47%) Alteryx
7 7 (5.47%) Tableau
8 6 (4.69%) New Relic
9 3 (2.34%) BEA
9 3 (2.34%) BMC
9 3 (2.34%) Cisco
9 3 (2.34%) HP
9 3 (2.34%) iManage
9 3 (2.34%) Intel
9 3 (2.34%) Lotus
9 3 (2.34%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.34%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.34%) Splunk
9 3 (2.34%) WorldPay