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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
UK / England
Rank 352 347 285
Rank change year-on-year -5 -62  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 664 905 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.84% 0.93% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.73% 4.96% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 539 752 883
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 14047 18232 19699
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.82% 18.81% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11739 15527 16469
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing WebSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in England

WebSphere
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in England

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +75 341 £65,000 +8.33% 40
South East -59 82 £52,500 -2.32% 8
South West -2 64 £50,000 +7.52% 1
East of England -20 55 £60,000 +17.64% 5
Yorkshire +2 50 £50,000 +21.21% 7
North West -33 38 £45,000 +5.88% 7
West Midlands +25 19 £42,500 -10.52% 2
East Midlands +11 10 £42,500 -22.72% 5
Midlands +4 1 - -
North East - 1 £45,000 - 2
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 988 (66.31%) Java
2 822 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 779 (52.28%) Oracle
4 720 (48.32%) SQL
5 607 (40.74%) Linux
6 593 (39.80%) JBoss
7 538 (36.11%) WebLogic
8 517 (34.70%) IBM
9 498 (33.42%) Finance
10 487 (32.68%) Tomcat
11 442 (29.66%) Windows
12 423 (28.39%) Web Services
13 400 (26.85%) XML
13 400 (26.85%) JavaScript
14 374 (25.10%) HTML
15 353 (23.69%) Unix
16 349 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
17 346 (23.22%) SQL Server
18 336 (22.55%) Spring
19 335 (22.48%) J2EE
20 326 (21.88%) Scrum
21 312 (20.94%) Banking
22 310 (20.81%) E-Commerce
23 301 (20.20%) Middleware
24 279 (18.72%) TDD
25 278 (18.66%) OO
26 270 (18.12%) Amazon AWS
27 267 (17.92%) Python
28 260 (17.45%) .NET
29 255 (17.11%) CSS

WebSphere
Top Related 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
1 593 (39.80%) JBoss
2 538 (36.11%) WebLogic
3 487 (32.68%) Tomcat
4 224 (15.03%) IIS
5 215 (14.43%) Apache
6 205 (13.76%) WebSphere Application Server
7 158 (10.60%) OpenStack
8 150 (10.07%) Jetty
9 125 (8.39%) Apache Solr
10 119 (7.99%) CMS
11 91 (6.11%) GlassFish
12 82 (5.50%) Elasticsearch
13 78 (5.23%) Apache Spark
14 77 (5.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 64 (4.30%) SharePoint
16 60 (4.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 57 (3.83%) CloudStack
18 44 (2.95%) Alfresco
19 42 (2.82%) Oracle Coherence
20 38 (2.55%) MQSeries
Applications
1 73 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (0.74%) MS Office
2 11 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 9 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.27%) EngageOne
4 4 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.27%) Weka
5 2 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 33 (2.21%) RMDS
2 23 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
2 23 (1.54%) Oracle Retail
3 22 (1.48%) Magento
3 22 (1.48%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 18 (1.21%) Maximo
5 11 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
5 11 (0.74%) Temenos T24
6 10 (0.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 8 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
10 4 (0.27%) Fredhopper
11 3 (0.20%) Infor M3
11 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
13 1 (0.067%) Oracle Receivables
13 1 (0.067%) Retail-J
13 1 (0.067%) SAP Hybris
13 1 (0.067%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 270 (18.12%) Amazon AWS
2 120 (8.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (4.70%) SaaS
4 63 (4.23%) PaaS
5 51 (3.42%) IaaS
6 37 (2.48%) GitHub
7 35 (2.35%) Google Analytics
8 15 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.40%) iPaaS
10 5 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.27%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.13%) Akamai
13 2 (0.13%) DigitalOcean
13 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
13 2 (0.13%) Heroku
13 2 (0.13%) Rackspace Cloud
13 2 (0.13%) Slack
14 1 (0.067%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 146 (9.80%) HTTP
2 118 (7.92%) Firewall
3 98 (6.58%) TCP/IP
4 66 (4.43%) Internet
4 66 (4.43%) SAN
5 60 (4.03%) LAN
5 60 (4.03%) SSL
6 53 (3.56%) WAN
7 51 (3.42%) NAS
8 46 (3.09%) LDAP
9 42 (2.82%) FCoE
9 42 (2.82%) Fibre Channel
9 42 (2.82%) Multicast
10 39 (2.62%) iSCSI
11 30 (2.01%) FTP
12 26 (1.74%) HTTPS
13 25 (1.68%) Intranet
14 17 (1.14%) VLAN
15 13 (0.87%) DNS
15 13 (0.87%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (23.22%) SQL Server
2 243 (16.31%) Relational Database
3 232 (15.57%) MySQL
4 164 (11.01%) NoSQL
5 162 (10.87%) MongoDB
6 161 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
7 145 (9.73%) RDBMS
8 133 (8.93%) DB2
9 132 (8.86%) Big Data
10 128 (8.59%) Hadoop
11 126 (8.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 92 (6.17%) Oracle Database
13 86 (5.77%) Redis
14 82 (5.50%) Riak
15 80 (5.37%) Couchbase
16 75 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 40 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
18 38 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
19 33 (2.21%) HBase
20 30 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 231 (15.50%) Maven
2 226 (15.17%) Jenkins
3 122 (8.19%) Subversion
4 121 (8.12%) Ant
5 118 (7.92%) Git (software)
6 96 (6.44%) Eclipse
6 96 (6.44%) JUnit
7 95 (6.38%) TeamCity
8 85 (5.70%) JIRA
9 75 (5.03%) Hudson
10 68 (4.56%) Gradle
11 61 (4.09%) Visual Studio
12 56 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
13 47 (3.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 47 (3.15%) Talend Open Studio
14 38 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
14 38 (2.55%) Sonatype Nexus
15 37 (2.48%) MSBuild
15 37 (2.48%) Rational Application Developer
15 37 (2.48%) Selenium
General
1 498 (33.42%) Finance
2 312 (20.94%) Banking
3 252 (16.91%) Retail
4 52 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 51 (3.42%) Investment Banking
6 31 (2.08%) Games
7 25 (1.68%) Online Betting
8 22 (1.48%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.07%) Back Office
10 15 (1.01%) Advertising
11 14 (0.94%) Marketing
12 12 (0.81%) French Language
12 12 (0.81%) International Banking
13 11 (0.74%) Spanish Language
14 10 (0.67%) German Language
15 9 (0.60%) Front Office
15 9 (0.60%) Law
15 9 (0.60%) Portuguese Language
16 8 (0.54%) Manufacturing
16 8 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 626 (42.01%) Developer
2 405 (27.18%) Java Developer
3 214 (14.36%) Senior Developer
4 181 (12.15%) Architect
5 160 (10.74%) Senior Java Developer
6 101 (6.78%) Applications Support
7 98 (6.58%) Consultant
7 98 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
8 85 (5.70%) Analyst
9 79 (5.30%) Support Engineer
10 72 (4.83%) Java Engineer
11 71 (4.77%) Administrator
12 63 (4.23%) Infrastructure Architect
12 63 (4.23%) Software Engineer
13 58 (3.89%) E-Commerce Developer
14 57 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
15 52 (3.49%) DevOps Administrator
16 51 (3.42%) Applications Engineer
17 49 (3.29%) Agile Developer
17 49 (3.29%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (28.39%) Web Services
2 400 (26.85%) XML
3 374 (25.10%) HTML
4 336 (22.55%) Spring
5 335 (22.48%) J2EE
6 301 (20.20%) Middleware
7 260 (17.45%) .NET
8 255 (17.11%) CSS
9 224 (15.03%) Hibernate
10 220 (14.77%) Java EE
11 218 (14.63%) AngularJS
12 212 (14.23%) JMS
13 209 (14.03%) SOAP
14 203 (13.62%) WebSphere MQ
15 168 (11.28%) REST
15 168 (11.28%) RESTful
16 156 (10.47%) JSP
17 138 (9.26%) XSLT
18 125 (8.39%) Ajax
19 123 (8.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 118 (7.92%) Enterprise Software
2 116 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (6.31%) Computer Science
4 62 (4.16%) Public Cloud
5 60 (4.03%) iSeries
6 54 (3.62%) DataPower
7 41 (2.75%) User Experience
8 36 (2.42%) Clustering
8 36 (2.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 25 (1.68%) Online Games
10 22 (1.48%) Fintech
10 22 (1.48%) iPad
10 22 (1.48%) Management Information System
11 19 (1.28%) Mainframe
12 17 (1.14%) Cyber Defence
13 16 (1.07%) SWIFT
13 16 (1.07%) W3C
14 12 (0.81%) Data Centre
14 12 (0.81%) N-Tier
15 11 (0.74%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 607 (40.74%) Linux
2 442 (29.66%) Windows
3 353 (23.69%) Unix
4 127 (8.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 109 (7.32%) Android
6 103 (6.91%) Apple iOS
7 93 (6.24%) Windows Server
8 92 (6.17%) Solaris
9 61 (4.09%) AIX
10 32 (2.15%) Mac OS X
11 19 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (1.21%) CentOS
12 18 (1.21%) HPUX
13 16 (1.07%) Mac OS
13 16 (1.07%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (0.60%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.60%) Windows NT
16 8 (0.54%) Windows 7
17 7 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 822 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
3 326 (21.88%) Scrum
4 310 (20.81%) E-Commerce
5 279 (18.72%) TDD
6 278 (18.66%) OO
7 255 (17.11%) DevOps
8 229 (15.37%) SOA
9 197 (13.22%) UML
10 189 (12.68%) Open Source
11 166 (11.14%) Kanban
11 166 (11.14%) Software Engineering
12 165 (11.07%) ITIL
13 153 (10.27%) Configuration Management
14 151 (10.13%) RUP
15 144 (9.66%) Mentoring
16 140 (9.40%) Multithreading
17 129 (8.66%) DSDM
18 123 (8.26%) Web Development
19 117 (7.85%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 988 (66.31%) Java
2 720 (48.32%) SQL
3 400 (26.85%) JavaScript
4 267 (17.92%) Python
5 176 (11.81%) C#
6 175 (11.74%) Shell Script
7 158 (10.60%) Bash Shell
8 129 (8.66%) PowerShell
9 127 (8.52%) Perl
10 106 (7.11%) PHP
11 103 (6.91%) Ruby
12 101 (6.78%) PL/SQL
13 94 (6.31%) Go
14 55 (3.69%) C
15 47 (3.15%) Groovy
16 44 (2.95%) C++
17 32 (2.15%) T-SQL
18 29 (1.95%) VBA
19 28 (1.88%) Delphi
19 28 (1.88%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 168 (11.28%) Degree
2 84 (5.64%) Security Cleared
3 39 (2.62%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.48%) CISSP
5 20 (1.34%) DV Cleared
6 16 (1.07%) ISEB
6 16 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (0.87%) CISA
7 13 (0.87%) CISM
8 10 (0.67%) CSSLP
9 9 (0.60%) CCNA
9 9 (0.60%) CEH
9 9 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (0.60%) MCSE
10 8 (0.54%) CompTIA Security+
10 8 (0.54%) PMI Certification
10 8 (0.54%) PMP
10 8 (0.54%) Security+ Certification
11 7 (0.47%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (3.69%) QA
2 33 (2.21%) SLA
3 28 (1.88%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 8 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.067%) PMO
9 1 (0.067%) SEPA
System Software
1 105 (7.05%) Xen
2 67 (4.50%) vSphere
3 65 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (3.96%) Oracle RAC
5 55 (3.69%) XenServer
6 48 (3.22%) Active Directory
7 42 (2.82%) KVM
7 42 (2.82%) NFS
7 42 (2.82%) SRDF
8 40 (2.68%) Hyper-V
9 19 (1.28%) Docker
10 8 (0.54%) Samba
10 8 (0.54%) vCloud
11 5 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.27%) HDFS
12 4 (0.27%) iptables
12 4 (0.27%) MetaFrame
12 4 (0.27%) Terminal Server
13 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.20%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 239 (16.04%) Puppet
2 222 (14.90%) Opscode Chef
3 188 (12.62%) Ansible
4 87 (5.84%) Salt
5 79 (5.30%) Kibana
6 74 (4.97%) logstash
7 63 (4.23%) Nagios
8 49 (3.29%) Tivoli
9 34 (2.28%) Control-M
10 22 (1.48%) Terraform
11 21 (1.41%) Cobbler
12 11 (0.74%) Packer
13 10 (0.67%) CA Single Sign-On
13 10 (0.67%) HP Fortify
13 10 (0.67%) WebInspect
14 9 (0.60%) ITRS Geneos
14 9 (0.60%) OpenAM
15 8 (0.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
16 5 (0.34%) TIBCO Hawk
17 4 (0.27%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 779 (52.28%) Oracle
2 517 (34.70%) IBM
3 236 (15.84%) Microsoft
4 130 (8.72%) Red Hat
5 108 (7.25%) hybris
6 106 (7.11%) ATG
7 91 (6.11%) TIBCO
8 84 (5.64%) VMware
9 72 (4.83%) Sybase
10 64 (4.30%) Google
11 59 (3.96%) Demandware
12 57 (3.83%) webMethods
13 54 (3.62%) EnterpriseDB
14 49 (3.29%) Cisco
14 49 (3.29%) EMC
15 47 (3.15%) Talend
16 42 (2.82%) Intel
16 42 (2.82%) NetApp
17 41 (2.75%) WSO2
18 38 (2.55%) SAP
Berkshire
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Life, Health and 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £36k - 42k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £70k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension and more!
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus+ Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum GPB 45 - 50K +Many Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits, 29 days holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 5 days ago