Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
UK > England
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 527 622 566
Rank change year-on-year +95 -56 -115
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 149 473 708
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.37% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.32% 2.54% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 122 355 583
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.67% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,975 £38,750 £37,750
90th Percentile £145,000 £128,750 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 6,412 18,617 25,178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.98% 14.69% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5,347 15,019 20,316
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,305 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in England

WebSphere
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in England

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing WebSphere in England over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in England

WebSphere
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 30 October 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 +82 82 £78,750 -7.35% 19
South East +174 24 £70,000 +12.00% 4
North of England +132 23 £52,500 +27.27% 8
Midlands +118 13 - - 1
West Midlands +114 13 - - 1
North West +98 13 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Yorkshire +122 10 £55,000 +22.22% 3
East of England +117 4 £57,500 -4.17% 4
South West +105 3 £61,250 +63.33%
WebSphere
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 104 (69.80%) Java
2 102 (68.46%) IBM
3 61 (40.94%) Oracle
4 60 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (34.23%) AWS
6 48 (32.21%) SQL
7 46 (30.87%) SQL Server
8 45 (30.20%) Tomcat
9 42 (28.19%) WebLogic
10 41 (27.52%) SAP
11 40 (26.85%) DevOps
12 39 (26.17%) Finance
13 38 (25.50%) Spring
13 38 (25.50%) Java EE
14 37 (24.83%) Scrum
15 34 (22.82%) DB2
16 33 (22.15%) WebSphere MQ
16 33 (22.15%) Docker
16 33 (22.15%) PaaS
17 32 (21.48%) Azure
17 32 (21.48%) Kubernetes
17 32 (21.48%) Windows
18 30 (20.13%) Linux
19 29 (19.46%) Spring Boot
20 28 (18.79%) Middleware
21 27 (18.12%) Microservices
21 27 (18.12%) GCP
22 26 (17.45%) Technical Leadership
23 25 (16.78%) Python
23 25 (16.78%) JIRA

WebSphere
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 45 (30.20%) Tomcat
2 42 (28.19%) WebLogic
3 23 (15.44%) Confluence
4 18 (12.08%) Cloud Foundry
4 18 (12.08%) IIS
5 17 (11.41%) SAS
6 14 (9.40%) JBoss
7 11 (7.38%) Apache
8 10 (6.71%) IBM Transformation Extender
9 7 (4.70%) GlassFish
10 6 (4.03%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (2.68%) IBM HTTP Server
12 3 (2.01%) Apache Spark
12 3 (2.01%) IBM Domino
12 3 (2.01%) MQSeries
12 3 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.67%) CMS
14 1 (0.67%) Mule
14 1 (0.67%) Resin
Applications
1 7 (4.70%) MS Visio
2 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (10.07%) Remedy ITSM
1 15 (10.07%) SAP GTS
2 8 (5.37%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 8 (5.37%) Maximo
3 5 (3.36%) Magento
4 4 (2.68%) FLEXCUBE
5 3 (2.01%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (1.34%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 51 (34.23%) AWS
2 33 (22.15%) PaaS
3 32 (21.48%) Azure
4 27 (18.12%) GCP
5 20 (13.42%) SaaS
6 18 (12.08%) IBM Cloud
6 18 (12.08%) OpenShift
7 16 (10.74%) IaaS
8 15 (10.07%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (9.40%) GitHub
10 7 (4.70%) Boomi
11 6 (4.03%) Serverless
12 3 (2.01%) Amazon Kinesis
12 3 (2.01%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.67%) Datadog
13 1 (0.67%) npm
13 1 (0.67%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.74%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.71%) FTP
2 10 (6.71%) SSH
3 4 (2.68%) HTTP
4 3 (2.01%) AMQP
5 2 (1.34%) DNS
5 2 (1.34%) Firewall
6 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.67%) Internet
6 1 (0.67%) SAN
6 1 (0.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (30.87%) SQL Server
2 34 (22.82%) DB2
3 19 (12.75%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (10.74%) MySQL
5 10 (6.71%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.70%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.68%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.01%) DbVisualizer
9 2 (1.34%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.67%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 25 (16.78%) JIRA
2 20 (13.42%) Jenkins
3 18 (12.08%) Git (software)
4 13 (8.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (8.05%) Bitbucket
6 10 (6.71%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (6.71%) TeamCity
7 9 (6.04%) GitLab
7 9 (6.04%) Maven
8 8 (5.37%) Ant
9 7 (4.70%) Apache Archiva
9 7 (4.70%) Artifactory
9 7 (4.70%) JUnit
9 7 (4.70%) Mockito
10 4 (2.68%) Selenium
11 3 (2.01%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (2.01%) Postman
12 1 (0.67%) Gradle
12 1 (0.67%) IBM UrbanCode
12 1 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 39 (26.17%) Finance
2 18 (12.08%) Banking
3 14 (9.40%) Retail
4 7 (4.70%) Front Office
5 5 (3.36%) Back Office
6 1 (0.67%) Billing
6 1 (0.67%) French Language
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (42.28%) Developer
2 46 (30.87%) Architect
3 34 (22.82%) Java Developer
4 22 (14.77%) AWS Architect
4 22 (14.77%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 18 (12.08%) Cloud Architect
5 18 (12.08%) Integration Developer
6 17 (11.41%) Java Architect
6 17 (11.41%) Technical Architect
7 16 (10.74%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (10.07%) AWS DevOps
8 15 (10.07%) DevOps Architect
8 15 (10.07%) ITSM Architect
8 15 (10.07%) Java Technical Architect
9 13 (8.72%) Senior Developer
10 12 (8.05%) Lead Developer
11 11 (7.38%) Lead Java Developer
12 9 (6.04%) Middleware Developer
13 8 (5.37%) Analyst
13 8 (5.37%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (25.50%) Java EE
1 38 (25.50%) Spring
2 33 (22.15%) WebSphere MQ
3 29 (19.46%) Spring Boot
4 28 (18.79%) Middleware
5 22 (14.77%) RESTful
6 21 (14.09%) J2EE
7 20 (13.42%) .NET
8 18 (12.08%) Spring Cloud
9 15 (10.07%) JSON
9 15 (10.07%) Web Services
9 15 (10.07%) XML
10 13 (8.72%) JMS
10 13 (8.72%) REST
11 11 (7.38%) Spring Integration
12 10 (6.71%) IBM Integration Bus
13 9 (6.04%) AngularJS
13 9 (6.04%) React
14 8 (5.37%) Hibernate
14 8 (5.37%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.44%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (13.42%) Cloud Native
3 16 (10.74%) Public Cloud
4 11 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.71%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (5.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (4.70%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (4.70%) SWIFT
8 6 (4.03%) DataPower
8 6 (4.03%) Virtual Team
9 5 (3.36%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (3.36%) Management Information System
10 4 (2.68%) Blog
10 4 (2.68%) Mobile App
10 4 (2.68%) Social Media
11 3 (2.01%) Data Structures
11 3 (2.01%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (2.01%) iSeries
11 3 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 32 (21.48%) Windows
2 30 (20.13%) Linux
3 20 (13.42%) Unix
4 18 (12.08%) Windows Server
5 10 (6.71%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (4.03%) AIX
7 5 (3.36%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.67%) CentOS
9 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (26.85%) DevOps
3 37 (24.83%) Scrum
4 27 (18.12%) Microservices
5 26 (17.45%) Technical Leadership
6 23 (15.44%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (15.44%) Enterprise Architecture
7 22 (14.77%) Domain-Driven Design
7 22 (14.77%) Service Delivery
8 21 (14.09%) Software Engineering
9 20 (13.42%) ITIL
9 20 (13.42%) Test Automation
10 19 (12.75%) ERP
10 19 (12.75%) Fintech
10 19 (12.75%) Presales
10 19 (12.75%) Thought Leadership
11 18 (12.08%) Re-Platforming
11 18 (12.08%) TDD
12 17 (11.41%) Project Delivery
12 17 (11.41%) The Twelve-Factor App
Programming Languages
1 104 (69.80%) Java
2 48 (32.21%) SQL
3 25 (16.78%) Python
4 21 (14.09%) JavaScript
5 11 (7.38%) Java 8
5 11 (7.38%) PowerShell
6 10 (6.71%) PL/SQL
6 10 (6.71%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.04%) Perl
8 6 (4.03%) C#
9 4 (2.68%) C
10 3 (2.01%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.01%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.34%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.34%) Go
11 2 (1.34%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.67%) C++
12 1 (0.67%) COBOL
12 1 (0.67%) PHP
12 1 (0.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (9.40%) Degree
2 8 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.34%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.67%) CISSP
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.07%) COBIT
2 9 (6.04%) QA
3 3 (2.01%) GDPR
3 3 (2.01%) SLA
4 2 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.67%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 33 (22.15%) Docker
2 5 (3.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.67%) KVM
5 1 (0.67%) NDS
5 1 (0.67%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 32 (21.48%) Kubernetes
2 10 (6.71%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (6.71%) Terraform
3 7 (4.70%) Ansible
4 6 (4.03%) Puppet
4 6 (4.03%) Tivoli
5 4 (2.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (2.68%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.01%) Kibana
7 1 (0.67%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.67%) Nagios
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (0.67%) Rancher
7 1 (0.67%) Salt
7 1 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 102 (68.46%) IBM
2 61 (40.94%) Oracle
3 41 (27.52%) SAP
4 21 (14.09%) ServiceNow
5 20 (13.42%) Google
5 20 (13.42%) Red Hat
6 17 (11.41%) Microsoft
7 16 (10.74%) CA
8 15 (10.07%) HP
8 15 (10.07%) Hyperion
8 15 (10.07%) PeopleSoft
8 15 (10.07%) Remedy
8 15 (10.07%) Siebel
8 15 (10.07%) TIBCO
9 10 (6.71%) MuleSoft
10 8 (5.37%) Talend
11 7 (4.70%) ATG
11 7 (4.70%) Informatica
11 7 (4.70%) webMethods
12 6 (4.03%) Salesforce.com