Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 450 313 317
Rank change year-on-year -137 +4 -24
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1077 1806 2085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.64% 1.01% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.63% 5.50% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 810 1469 1560
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,450 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £81,250 £83,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 29675 32859 39035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.57% 18.31% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24189 27925 32710
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 -67 638 £65,000 +8.33% 22
North of England -81 170 £50,000 +17.65% 11
North West -54 99 £50,000 +11.11% 7
South East -153 84 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Yorkshire -16 65 £50,000 +17.65% 4
Midlands -14 58 £50,000 - 1
South West -52 50 £44,000 -20.00% 1
East of England -112 49 £57,500 - 3
West Midlands -23 40 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +13 17 £55,000 +10.00%
WebSphere
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 737 (68.43%) Java
2 490 (45.50%) Oracle
3 471 (43.73%) Agile Software Development
4 401 (37.23%) Finance
5 388 (36.03%) IBM
6 379 (35.19%) SQL
7 353 (32.78%) Tomcat
8 332 (30.83%) Linux
9 302 (28.04%) JavaScript
10 300 (27.86%) WebLogic
11 271 (25.16%) JBoss
12 252 (23.40%) Web Services
13 249 (23.12%) XML
14 246 (22.84%) Spring
15 242 (22.47%) J2EE
16 241 (22.38%) E-Commerce
17 233 (21.63%) Unix
18 228 (21.17%) Banking
19 203 (18.85%) Windows
20 199 (18.48%) Amazon AWS
21 197 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
22 196 (18.20%) Scrum
23 189 (17.55%) SQL Server
24 188 (17.46%) DevOps
25 187 (17.36%) TDD
26 186 (17.27%) HTML
26 186 (17.27%) Jenkins
27 179 (16.62%) BDD
28 178 (16.53%) Hibernate
29 167 (15.51%) Puppet

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
1 353 (32.78%) Tomcat
2 300 (27.86%) WebLogic
3 271 (25.16%) JBoss
4 138 (12.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 136 (12.63%) Apache
6 107 (9.94%) CMS
7 75 (6.96%) IIS
8 68 (6.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 62 (5.76%) Apache Solr
10 52 (4.83%) OpenStack
11 45 (4.18%) nginx
12 41 (3.81%) Jetty
13 34 (3.16%) Cloud Foundry
13 34 (3.16%) GlassFish
14 33 (3.06%) Confluence
15 29 (2.69%) Apache Geronimo
16 28 (2.60%) Apache Spark
17 27 (2.51%) Liferay
17 27 (2.51%) WildFly
18 25 (2.32%) Mule
Applications
1 12 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.28%) EngageOne
4 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.093%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 43 (3.99%) Magento
2 22 (2.04%) BusinessWorks
3 19 (1.76%) Payment Gateway
4 16 (1.49%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
5 11 (1.02%) Unica
6 10 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
7 8 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.56%) SAP Hybris
10 5 (0.46%) SAP HR
11 4 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.37%) Temenos T24
12 3 (0.28%) NetSuite
13 2 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HCM
13 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
14 1 (0.093%) Exstream
14 1 (0.093%) JDE EnterpriseOne
14 1 (0.093%) Maximo
14 1 (0.093%) Shopify
14 1 (0.093%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 199 (18.48%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (7.99%) PaaS
3 81 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (3.99%) IaaS
5 42 (3.90%) SaaS
6 40 (3.71%) npm
7 23 (2.14%) Boomi
8 11 (1.02%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.65%) GitHub
10 5 (0.46%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 4 (0.37%) Bluemix
11 4 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.37%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.28%) Google Analytics
12 3 (0.28%) Silverpop
13 2 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.19%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 61 (5.66%) HTTP
2 54 (5.01%) Firewall
3 41 (3.81%) TCP/IP
4 29 (2.69%) Internet
5 26 (2.41%) SSL
6 24 (2.23%) LDAP
6 24 (2.23%) VLAN
7 22 (2.04%) DNS
8 19 (1.76%) SAN
9 16 (1.49%) VPN
10 13 (1.21%) LAN
11 12 (1.11%) DHCP
12 11 (1.02%) iSCSI
13 5 (0.46%) FTP
13 5 (0.46%) Network Security
14 4 (0.37%) NAS
14 4 (0.37%) WAN
15 3 (0.28%) AMQP
15 3 (0.28%) HTTPS
15 3 (0.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (17.55%) SQL Server
2 124 (11.51%) MySQL
3 93 (8.64%) Relational Database
4 81 (7.52%) Big Data
5 75 (6.96%) MongoDB
6 64 (5.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 64 (5.94%) DB2
6 64 (5.94%) NoSQL
7 63 (5.85%) PostgreSQL
8 59 (5.48%) KDB
9 49 (4.55%) RDBMS
10 43 (3.99%) Hadoop
11 36 (3.34%) Oracle Database
12 32 (2.97%) Redis
13 29 (2.69%) Riak
14 26 (2.41%) Couchbase
15 25 (2.32%) BusinessObjects
16 21 (1.95%) Endeca
17 19 (1.76%) InterSystems Cache
18 17 (1.58%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 186 (17.27%) Jenkins
2 139 (12.91%) Git (software)
3 137 (12.72%) Maven
4 97 (9.01%) JUnit
5 96 (8.91%) TeamCity
6 92 (8.54%) JIRA
7 85 (7.89%) Subversion
8 81 (7.52%) Gradle
9 72 (6.69%) Eclipse
10 58 (5.39%) Ant
11 53 (4.92%) gulp
12 50 (4.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 39 (3.62%) Cucumber
14 38 (3.53%) Hudson
15 37 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
16 29 (2.69%) MSBuild
16 29 (2.69%) Octopus Deploy
17 27 (2.51%) Talend Open Studio
18 23 (2.14%) Selenium
19 21 (1.95%) CircleCI
General
1 401 (37.23%) Finance
2 228 (21.17%) Banking
3 160 (14.86%) Retail
4 78 (7.24%) Investment Banking
5 72 (6.69%) Retail Banking
6 70 (6.50%) Telecoms
7 50 (4.64%) Marketing
8 31 (2.88%) Electronics
9 29 (2.69%) Advertising
10 27 (2.51%) Manufacturing
11 20 (1.86%) Private Banking
12 19 (1.76%) Games
12 19 (1.76%) Online Betting
13 16 (1.49%) Legal
14 15 (1.39%) Law
15 9 (0.84%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.74%) French Language
17 5 (0.46%) Automotive
17 5 (0.46%) German Language
17 5 (0.46%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 456 (42.34%) Developer
2 299 (27.76%) Java Developer
3 134 (12.44%) Architect
4 105 (9.75%) Senior Developer
5 78 (7.24%) Lead Developer
6 67 (6.22%) Analyst
7 66 (6.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 62 (5.76%) Lead Java Developer
9 60 (5.57%) Solutions Architect
10 59 (5.48%) DevOps Engineer
11 58 (5.39%) Consultant
12 55 (5.11%) Applications Support
13 54 (5.01%) E-Commerce Developer
14 41 (3.81%) Software Engineer
15 39 (3.62%) Administrator
16 37 (3.44%) WebSphere Developer
17 34 (3.16%) Java E-Commerce Developer
18 32 (2.97%) Integration Architect
18 32 (2.97%) Lead Architect
18 32 (2.97%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (23.40%) Web Services
2 249 (23.12%) XML
3 246 (22.84%) Spring
4 242 (22.47%) J2EE
5 186 (17.27%) HTML
6 178 (16.53%) Hibernate
7 161 (14.95%) .NET
8 156 (14.48%) Java EE
9 144 (13.37%) WebSphere MQ
10 141 (13.09%) Middleware
11 139 (12.91%) SOAP
12 128 (11.88%) JMS
13 126 (11.70%) CSS
14 122 (11.33%) REST
15 109 (10.12%) AngularJS
16 108 (10.03%) JSP
17 92 (8.54%) XSLT
18 90 (8.36%) Node.js
18 90 (8.36%) RESTful
19 86 (7.99%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 140 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
2 120 (11.14%) Enterprise Software
3 58 (5.39%) N-Tier
4 48 (4.46%) Computer Science
5 37 (3.44%) Fintech
6 35 (3.25%) DataPower
7 32 (2.97%) User Experience
8 31 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
9 25 (2.32%) Mainframe
10 24 (2.23%) Mobile App
11 23 (2.14%) SWIFT
12 21 (1.95%) iPad
13 20 (1.86%) PMI
14 18 (1.67%) Clustering
14 18 (1.67%) Management Information System
15 17 (1.58%) Online Games
16 14 (1.30%) Replication
17 13 (1.21%) Algorithms
17 13 (1.21%) Public Cloud
18 11 (1.02%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 332 (30.83%) Linux
2 233 (21.63%) Unix
3 203 (18.85%) Windows
4 83 (7.71%) Solaris
5 69 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 69 (6.41%) Windows Server
6 45 (4.18%) AIX
7 28 (2.60%) HPUX
8 22 (2.04%) Mac OS X
9 17 (1.58%) Android
9 17 (1.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (1.21%) Apple iOS
12 7 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.46%) CentOS
13 5 (0.46%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.19%) SUSE
14 2 (0.19%) VMS
15 1 (0.093%) Debian
15 1 (0.093%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 471 (43.73%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (22.38%) E-Commerce
3 197 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
4 196 (18.20%) Scrum
5 188 (17.46%) DevOps
6 187 (17.36%) TDD
7 179 (16.62%) BDD
8 167 (15.51%) SDLC
9 161 (14.95%) Open Source
10 142 (13.18%) SOA
11 141 (13.09%) OO
12 138 (12.81%) Software Delivery
13 105 (9.75%) CRM
14 103 (9.56%) UML
15 95 (8.82%) Microservices
16 90 (8.36%) Mentoring
17 89 (8.26%) Kanban
18 88 (8.17%) Coaching
19 80 (7.43%) ITIL
19 80 (7.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 737 (68.43%) Java
2 379 (35.19%) SQL
3 302 (28.04%) JavaScript
4 145 (13.46%) Python
5 139 (12.91%) Shell Script
6 70 (6.50%) Bash Shell
7 68 (6.31%) C#
8 64 (5.94%) PowerShell
9 59 (5.48%) Groovy
10 56 (5.20%) PHP
11 52 (4.83%) C
12 39 (3.62%) Scala
13 37 (3.44%) Perl
14 29 (2.69%) Ruby
15 28 (2.60%) C++
16 27 (2.51%) PL/SQL
17 24 (2.23%) Go
17 24 (2.23%) XPath
18 12 (1.11%) COBOL
18 12 (1.11%) Jython
Qualifications
1 109 (10.12%) Degree
2 31 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 30 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 20 (1.86%) Oracle Certification
4 20 (1.86%) PMI Certification
5 19 (1.76%) CISM
5 19 (1.76%) CISSP
5 19 (1.76%) CRISC
5 19 (1.76%) SANS
6 17 (1.58%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.11%) OCPJP
8 11 (1.02%) DV Cleared
8 11 (1.02%) OCMJD
8 11 (1.02%) OCPJWCD
8 11 (1.02%) Sun Certification
9 9 (0.84%) PMP
10 7 (0.65%) OCP
11 5 (0.46%) PhD
12 4 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.28%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.81%) SLA
2 38 (3.53%) QA
3 20 (1.86%) COBIT
3 20 (1.86%) GDPR
4 9 (0.84%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.65%) SEPA
6 6 (0.56%) HL7
6 6 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.28%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.093%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 44 (4.09%) Virtual Machines
2 42 (3.90%) Docker
3 39 (3.62%) Active Directory
4 18 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (1.39%) vSphere
6 14 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (1.11%) Xen
7 12 (1.11%) XenServer
8 11 (1.02%) XenApp
9 10 (0.93%) NFS
10 3 (0.28%) iptables
10 3 (0.28%) KVM
10 3 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.19%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 2 (0.19%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.093%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.093%) GPFS
12 1 (0.093%) HDFS
12 1 (0.093%) Samba
Systems Management
1 167 (15.51%) Puppet
2 161 (14.95%) Opscode Chef
3 159 (14.76%) Ansible
4 43 (3.99%) Kubernetes
5 34 (3.16%) Nagios
6 30 (2.79%) Tivoli
7 25 (2.32%) Salt
8 21 (1.95%) Terraform
9 20 (1.86%) Cobbler
9 20 (1.86%) Kibana
9 20 (1.86%) logstash
10 13 (1.21%) vMotion
11 11 (1.02%) Mesos
11 11 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
12 10 (0.93%) Backup Exec
12 10 (0.93%) CloudHub
12 10 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 8 (0.74%) CA Wily
14 7 (0.65%) BladeLogic
14 7 (0.65%) Control-M
Vendors
1 490 (45.50%) Oracle
2 388 (36.03%) IBM
3 128 (11.88%) hybris
4 106 (9.84%) Microsoft
5 91 (8.45%) ATG
6 88 (8.17%) TIBCO
7 69 (6.41%) Sybase
8 63 (5.85%) Red Hat
9 54 (5.01%) SAP
10 48 (4.46%) Demandware
11 35 (3.25%) webMethods
12 33 (3.06%) MuleSoft
13 32 (2.97%) VMware
14 27 (2.51%) Cognos
14 27 (2.51%) Talend
15 25 (2.32%) Dell
16 24 (2.23%) BEA
17 17 (1.58%) Citrix
17 17 (1.58%) Elastic Path
18 16 (1.49%) NetApp