Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 103 72
Rank change year-on-year +44 -31 +53
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 45 17 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.56% 1.13% 3.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.28% 7.39% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 45
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.73% -12.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% -4.35% +21.05%

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 Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 202 230 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.98% 15.25% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 159 186 339
Essex median annual salary £41,549 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.90% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £75,250 £61,250 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Essex

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Essex

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Essex over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Essex

WebSphere
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Essex region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Chelmsford - 10 £77,500 -
Colchester +6 5 £75,750 +16.54% 3
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £55,000 -
WebSphere
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Essex region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 40 (88.89%) Java
2 23 (51.11%) RPG
2 23 (51.11%) SQL
2 23 (51.11%) AS400
2 23 (51.11%) iSeries
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (37.78%) JBoss
3 17 (37.78%) Swing
4 16 (35.56%) Java EE
4 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
5 15 (33.33%) OOP
5 15 (33.33%) OO
6 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
6 14 (31.11%) HTML
6 14 (31.11%) CSS
6 14 (31.11%) Ajax
7 13 (28.89%) Spring
7 13 (28.89%) Oracle
7 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
8 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
8 12 (26.67%) JSP
8 12 (26.67%) WebLogic
8 12 (26.67%) SOAP
8 12 (26.67%) Web Services
8 12 (26.67%) Linux
8 12 (26.67%) Degree
8 12 (26.67%) MVC
8 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
8 12 (26.67%) Spring MVC
9 11 (24.44%) Apache

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 17 (37.78%) JBoss
2 13 (28.89%) Tomcat
3 12 (26.67%) WebLogic
4 11 (24.44%) Apache
5 4 (8.89%) Apache Geronimo
5 4 (8.89%) Apache Spark
5 4 (8.89%) GlassFish
6 2 (4.44%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) IaaS
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (15.56%) MySQL
3 7 (15.56%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
4 6 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (8.89%) Apache Hive
5 4 (8.89%) Big Data
5 4 (8.89%) CouchDB
5 4 (8.89%) Hadoop
5 4 (8.89%) Mahout
5 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
5 4 (8.89%) Neo4j
5 4 (8.89%) Sqoop
6 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.22%) OLAP
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Ant
1 7 (15.56%) Gradle
1 7 (15.56%) Maven
2 1 (2.22%) Robot Framework
General
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (91.11%) Developer
2 23 (51.11%) AS400 Developer
2 23 (51.11%) RPG Developer
2 23 (51.11%) SQL Developer
3 17 (37.78%) Java Developer
4 16 (35.56%) Lead Developer
4 16 (35.56%) Lead Java Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Development Team Leader
5 8 (17.78%) Java Development Team Leader
5 8 (17.78%) Java Team Leader
5 8 (17.78%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Integration Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) Swing
2 16 (35.56%) Java EE
3 14 (31.11%) Ajax
3 14 (31.11%) CSS
3 14 (31.11%) HTML
4 13 (28.89%) Spring
5 12 (26.67%) JSP
5 12 (26.67%) SOAP
5 12 (26.67%) Spring MVC
5 12 (26.67%) Web Services
6 7 (15.56%) JMS
7 6 (13.33%) Hibernate
8 5 (11.11%) REST
8 5 (11.11%) Servlets
9 4 (8.89%) EDI
9 4 (8.89%) EJB
9 4 (8.89%) FreeMarker
9 4 (8.89%) JPA
9 4 (8.89%) TopLink
9 4 (8.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (51.11%) AS400
1 23 (51.11%) iSeries
2 12 (26.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) OO
2 15 (33.33%) OOP
3 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 12 (26.67%) MVC
4 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.89%) Analytics
5 4 (8.89%) Business Transformation
5 4 (8.89%) Decision-Making
5 4 (8.89%) Scrum-ban
6 1 (2.22%) Microservices
6 1 (2.22%) Scrum
6 1 (2.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) Java
2 23 (51.11%) RPG
2 23 (51.11%) SQL
3 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.67%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) HDFS
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) IBM
3 4 (8.89%) Alteryx
3 4 (8.89%) Tableau
4 1 (2.22%) AppDynamics