The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 131 112 64
Rank change year-on-year -19 -48  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 11 47 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.50% 1.83% 4.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.48% 10.49% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 69
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £52,500 £75,000
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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 443 448 712
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 20.22% 17.45% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 346 360 549
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Hertfordshire

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Hertfordshire

WebSphere
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Watford -14 7 £56,250 +7.14% 1
Stevenage -4 1 £35,000 -26.31%
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 33 (76.74%) Linux
2 27 (62.79%) Java
3 26 (60.47%) Unix
4 24 (55.81%) WebLogic
5 23 (53.49%) JBoss
5 23 (53.49%) SOA
6 22 (51.16%) SQL
7 21 (48.84%) Web Services
7 21 (48.84%) IBM
8 20 (46.51%) XML
8 20 (46.51%) SOAP
9 18 (41.86%) Finance
9 18 (41.86%) TDD
9 18 (41.86%) REST
10 17 (39.53%) Spring
10 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
11 15 (34.88%) Windows
11 15 (34.88%) Shell Script
12 14 (32.56%) Middleware
12 14 (32.56%) UML
12 14 (32.56%) Java EE
13 13 (30.23%) Relational Database
13 13 (30.23%) OOD
13 13 (30.23%) RDBMS
13 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
13 13 (30.23%) J2EE
14 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
15 11 (25.58%) Oracle
15 11 (25.58%) OO
15 11 (25.58%) Ajax

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 24 (55.81%) WebLogic
2 23 (53.49%) JBoss
3 17 (39.53%) Tomcat
4 6 (13.95%) Apache
4 6 (13.95%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (11.63%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (11.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (9.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (9.30%) CMS
6 4 (9.30%) MQSeries
7 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (2.33%) Drupal
7 1 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (2.33%) IIS
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.33%) iPaaS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) HTTP
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) SSL
3 2 (4.65%) AMQP
3 2 (4.65%) PuTTY
3 2 (4.65%) SSH
4 1 (2.33%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.33%) FTP
4 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.33%) LDAP
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) RDBMS
1 13 (30.23%) Relational Database
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (13.95%) MySQL
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (9.30%) Jackrabbit
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.33%) DB2
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) JUnit
2 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
2 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.30%) Log4j
2 4 (9.30%) Maven
2 4 (9.30%) Mockito
2 4 (9.30%) Subversion
2 4 (9.30%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.33%) AppScan
3 1 (2.33%) Bower
3 1 (2.33%) Burp Suite
3 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.33%) Gradle
3 1 (2.33%) Grunt
3 1 (2.33%) gulp
3 1 (2.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.33%) Paros
3 1 (2.33%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) The Grinder
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Retail
3 5 (11.63%) Advertising
4 3 (6.98%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Java Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (16.28%) Middleware Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Middleware Specialist
7 5 (11.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle Middleware Specialist
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle Specialist
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (11.63%) SOA Specialist
7 5 (11.63%) SQL Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Support Specialist
7 5 (11.63%) WebSphere Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Agile Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) Web Services
2 20 (46.51%) SOAP
2 20 (46.51%) XML
3 18 (41.86%) REST
4 17 (39.53%) Spring
5 14 (32.56%) Java EE
5 14 (32.56%) Middleware
6 13 (30.23%) J2EE
7 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
8 11 (25.58%) Ajax
8 11 (25.58%) GWT
9 10 (23.26%) JSON
10 8 (18.60%) CSS
10 8 (18.60%) HTML
11 7 (16.28%) AngularJS
11 7 (16.28%) JDBC
12 6 (13.95%) CSS3
12 6 (13.95%) Ember.js
12 6 (13.95%) HTML5
12 6 (13.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) DataPower
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Linux
2 26 (60.47%) Unix
3 15 (34.88%) Windows
4 10 (23.26%) Solaris
5 8 (18.60%) AIX
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
7 4 (9.30%) HPUX
8 1 (2.33%) Android
8 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) SOA
2 18 (41.86%) TDD
3 14 (32.56%) UML
4 13 (30.23%) OOD
5 11 (25.58%) OO
6 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.93%) BPR
6 9 (20.93%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
8 5 (11.63%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.63%) Data Integration
8 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
8 5 (11.63%) DevOps
8 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.63%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (9.30%) Dependency Management
9 4 (9.30%) ETL
9 4 (9.30%) Presales
9 4 (9.30%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) Java
2 22 (51.16%) SQL
3 15 (34.88%) Shell Script
4 13 (30.23%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.65%) XPath
7 1 (2.33%) AWK
7 1 (2.33%) Jython
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) VB
7 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) CISA
2 1 (2.33%) CISM
2 1 (2.33%) CISSP
2 1 (2.33%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Docker
1 2 (4.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.33%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) IBM
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle
3 7 (16.28%) Sybase
4 4 (9.30%) ATG
4 4 (9.30%) Blue Martini
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.30%) Talend
5 3 (6.98%) AppDynamics
5 3 (6.98%) HP
5 3 (6.98%) New Relic
6 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
6 1 (2.33%) webMethods
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