Period
to 13 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 6 months to 13 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
UK > England
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 716 970 1043
Rank change year-on-year +254 +73 +8
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 18 90 114
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.031% 0.068% 0.072%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 0.46% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 55 69
Median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% -4.17%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £30,950
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,350 £86,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -28.00% +4.17% -

WebSphere Application Server 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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 8,160 19,606 26,372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.11% 14.91% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6,498 15,571 21,215
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in England

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in England.

Salary trend for WebSphere Application Server in England

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in England over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Salary histogram for WebSphere Application Server in England

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the England region over the 6 months to 13 August 2020. 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
London +164 8 - - 3
South East +186 3 £85,000 +36.00%
North of England +139 3 £47,500 +5.56% 2
North West +111 2 - -
Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +120 1 £47,500 +26.67% 1
East of England +110 1 £77,500 -
South West +106 1 - -
WebSphere Application Server
UK

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 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 England region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 9 (50.00%) DevOps
3 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (50.00%) Unix
3 9 (50.00%) Finance
4 8 (44.44%) Middleware
4 8 (44.44%) IBM
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) JIRA
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
6 6 (33.33%) Confluence
6 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (33.33%) Spring
6 6 (33.33%) JBoss
6 6 (33.33%) DB2
6 6 (33.33%) Spring Boot
6 6 (33.33%) IBM UrbanCode
7 5 (27.78%) Strategic Roadmap
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (27.78%) Python
7 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
7 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (27.78%) Microservices
7 5 (27.78%) High Availability
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (22.22%) REST

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (33.33%) Confluence
2 6 (33.33%) JBoss
3 4 (22.22%) Apache
3 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 2 (11.11%) CICS
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
6 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SSL
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (11.11%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 8 (44.44%) JIRA
3 6 (33.33%) IBM UrbanCode
4 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 2 (11.11%) CA Release Automation
5 2 (11.11%) GitLab
5 2 (11.11%) Maven
5 2 (11.11%) Selenium
6 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Back Office
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Middleware Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) QA Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Payments Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Middleware
2 6 (33.33%) Spring
2 6 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 5 (27.78%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (22.22%) J2EE
4 4 (22.22%) REST
5 3 (16.67%) Java EE
5 3 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) iBATIS
6 2 (11.11%) JDBC
6 2 (11.11%) JSON
6 2 (11.11%) JTA
6 2 (11.11%) LDAP
6 2 (11.11%) Rendezvous
7 1 (5.56%) JPA
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) JSP
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) Struts
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Unix
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps
1 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Mentoring
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) Configuration Management
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (27.78%) High Availability
4 5 (27.78%) Microservices
4 5 (27.78%) Strategic Roadmap
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Epics
7 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Memory Management
7 2 (11.11%) SDET
7 2 (11.11%) Task Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) Python
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) C
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
4 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.11%) JCL
5 2 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (5.56%) Erlang
6 1 (5.56%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) GDPR
2 1 (5.56%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
1 2 (11.11%) BladeLogic
1 2 (11.11%) CA Wily
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 2 (11.11%) BMC
4 2 (11.11%) CA
4 2 (11.11%) Sybase
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft
5 1 (5.56%) Talend
5 1 (5.56%) webMethods