Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 210 184
Rank change year-on-year +36 -26 +14
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 28 16 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.68% 0.33% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.24% 1.98% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 26 15 40
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.39% +35.29% -26.09%
10th Percentile £41,500 £39,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £64,375 £66,500 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.39% +35.29% -17.48%

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 Leeds with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 660 809 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.06% 16.53% 16.45%
Number of salaries quoted 545 688 754
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -2.28%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,900
90th Percentile £63,500 £62,650 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Leeds

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Leeds

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 23 (82.14%) Linux
2 22 (78.57%) Unix
3 16 (57.14%) WebLogic
4 15 (53.57%) Python
5 14 (50.00%) IBM
5 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (39.29%) Bash Shell
6 11 (39.29%) JBoss
7 10 (35.71%) AIX
7 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
7 10 (35.71%) Oracle
7 10 (35.71%) Ruby
7 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (32.14%) Puppet
8 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
9 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (28.57%) DevOps
9 8 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (25.00%) Rational Performance Tester
10 7 (25.00%) OpenStack
10 7 (25.00%) CloudStack
10 7 (25.00%) QA
10 7 (25.00%) Java
10 7 (25.00%) SQL
10 7 (25.00%) SOAP
10 7 (25.00%) HTTP
10 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (21.43%) Benchmarking
11 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 6 (21.43%) LoadRunner

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 16 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 11 (39.29%) JBoss
3 7 (25.00%) CloudStack
3 7 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.14%) Apache
5 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (14.29%) PaaS
3 4 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) HTTP
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (14.29%) NAS
3 4 (14.29%) Network Security
3 4 (14.29%) SAN
3 4 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
2 4 (14.29%) PowerPivot
2 4 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Rational Performance Tester
2 6 (21.43%) LoadRunner
2 6 (21.43%) LoadUI
3 4 (14.29%) Subversion
4 3 (10.71%) Ant
4 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.71%) Maven
5 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.57%) JMeter
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Tester
2 6 (21.43%) Non-Functional Tester
2 6 (21.43%) Platform Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Senior Tester
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Tester
4 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Configuration Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Performance Tester
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) SOAP
2 4 (14.29%) J2EE
2 4 (14.29%) MDX
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (3.57%) EJB
5 1 (3.57%) Java EE
5 1 (3.57%) Middleware
5 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Linux
2 22 (78.57%) Unix
3 10 (35.71%) AIX
4 5 (17.86%) Solaris
5 4 (14.29%) Debian
5 4 (14.29%) HPUX
5 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 8 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
3 8 (28.57%) DevOps
4 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (21.43%) Benchmarking
5 6 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (21.43%) Performance Testing
6 5 (17.86%) OWASP
7 4 (14.29%) Analytics
7 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (14.29%) ITIL
7 4 (14.29%) SSADM
7 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 4 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (14.29%) UML
7 4 (14.29%) Workflow
7 4 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (10.71%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Python
2 11 (39.29%) Bash Shell
3 10 (35.71%) Ruby
4 7 (25.00%) Java
4 7 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
6 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (14.29%) Perl
7 3 (10.71%) AWK
8 1 (3.57%) C#
8 1 (3.57%) Groovy
8 1 (3.57%) Jython
8 1 (3.57%) PHP
8 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
2 4 (14.29%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Docker
2 5 (17.86%) vSphere
2 5 (17.86%) Xen
2 5 (17.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (32.14%) Puppet
3 5 (17.86%) Ansible
3 5 (17.86%) Cobbler
4 3 (10.71%) Terraform
5 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) IBM
2 10 (35.71%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) Google
3 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
5 4 (14.29%) Nintex
5 4 (14.29%) SAP
6 2 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Dynatrace
7 1 (3.57%) Sybase
7 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.57%) Twitter
7 1 (3.57%) VMware