Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > London
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 446 297 395
Rank change year-on-year -149 +98 -116
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 427 741 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 1.07% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.43% 5.84% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 340 594 540
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £48,750 £40,075 £42,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £91,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +8.91% -3.81%

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 London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 12,456 12,696 16,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.01% 18.28% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10,452 10,789 14,027
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in London

WebSphere
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in London

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in London over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in London

WebSphere
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the London region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
Central London -83 40 £60,000 -14.29% 15
West London 0 16 £67,500 +80.00% 4
East London +3 10 £62,500 -5.66% 1
South London -5 9 £53,000 -21.48%
WebSphere
England

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

1 276 (64.64%) Java
2 174 (40.75%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (38.17%) Oracle
4 162 (37.94%) SQL
5 158 (37.00%) IBM
6 141 (33.02%) Tomcat
7 139 (32.55%) Finance
8 127 (29.74%) Linux
9 116 (27.17%) Web Services
10 110 (25.76%) XML
11 106 (24.82%) Unix
11 106 (24.82%) Jenkins
12 105 (24.59%) E-Commerce
13 100 (23.42%) Amazon AWS
14 99 (23.19%) Java EE
15 98 (22.95%) DevOps
16 90 (21.08%) Windows
17 89 (20.84%) J2EE
18 85 (19.91%) Open Source
19 81 (18.97%) Ansible
19 81 (18.97%) JMS
19 81 (18.97%) Banking
20 77 (18.03%) SQL Server
21 75 (17.56%) JavaScript
22 74 (17.33%) TeamCity
22 74 (17.33%) Relational Database
23 73 (17.10%) TDD
24 71 (16.63%) Retail
25 69 (16.16%) Spring
25 69 (16.16%) Maven

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 141 (33.02%) Tomcat
2 62 (14.52%) WebLogic
3 55 (12.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 50 (11.71%) Apache
5 42 (9.84%) JBoss
6 40 (9.37%) IIS
7 37 (8.67%) CMS
7 37 (8.67%) nginx
8 30 (7.03%) Cloud Foundry
9 24 (5.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 16 (3.75%) MQSeries
11 13 (3.04%) Confluence
11 13 (3.04%) Jetty
12 11 (2.58%) Apache Solr
13 10 (2.34%) Umbraco
13 10 (2.34%) WebSphere Portal
14 7 (1.64%) OpenStack
15 6 (1.41%) Apache TomEE
15 6 (1.41%) Mule
15 6 (1.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 9 (2.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (4.45%) Magento
2 13 (3.04%) Oracle BPM
3 9 (2.11%) BusinessWorks
3 9 (2.11%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
4 8 (1.87%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.94%) SAP Hybris
6 3 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 100 (23.42%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (13.35%) PaaS
3 30 (7.03%) npm
4 23 (5.39%) SaaS
5 17 (3.98%) Bluemix
5 17 (3.98%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (3.98%) IBM Cloud
6 16 (3.75%) IaaS
7 15 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (1.87%) Boomi
9 6 (1.41%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.70%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.70%) Route 53
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle CX
12 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (9.13%) HTTP
2 19 (4.45%) Firewall
3 14 (3.28%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.58%) DNS
5 10 (2.34%) Internet
6 8 (1.87%) FTP
6 8 (1.87%) SAN
7 5 (1.17%) iSCSI
7 5 (1.17%) NAS
7 5 (1.17%) VPN
8 4 (0.94%) VLAN
9 3 (0.70%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.70%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.70%) SNMP
9 3 (0.70%) SSL
10 2 (0.47%) DHCP
10 2 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (0.47%) SWIFTNet
11 1 (0.23%) Network Security
11 1 (0.23%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 74 (17.33%) Relational Database
3 63 (14.75%) RDBMS
4 35 (8.20%) MySQL
5 32 (7.49%) NoSQL
6 20 (4.68%) Oracle Database
7 19 (4.45%) Big Data
7 19 (4.45%) DB2
8 15 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (3.04%) Hadoop
10 11 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (2.58%) MongoDB
11 10 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (2.34%) GIS
11 10 (2.34%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (2.11%) KDB
13 8 (1.87%) Endeca
13 8 (1.87%) Redis
14 7 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 106 (24.82%) Jenkins
2 74 (17.33%) TeamCity
3 69 (16.16%) Maven
4 58 (13.58%) JUnit
5 57 (13.35%) Git (software)
6 54 (12.65%) Gradle
7 49 (11.48%) JIRA
8 44 (10.30%) gulp
9 41 (9.60%) Ant
10 38 (8.90%) Subversion
11 22 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
12 21 (4.92%) Cucumber
12 21 (4.92%) Vagrant
13 18 (4.22%) Visual Studio
14 13 (3.04%) Eclipse
15 11 (2.58%) IBM UrbanCode
16 10 (2.34%) Bundler
16 10 (2.34%) Hudson
16 10 (2.34%) Jasmine
16 10 (2.34%) MSBuild
General
1 139 (32.55%) Finance
2 81 (18.97%) Banking
3 71 (16.63%) Retail
4 21 (4.92%) Private Banking
5 19 (4.45%) French Language
6 16 (3.75%) Investment Banking
7 14 (3.28%) Retail Banking
8 12 (2.81%) Financial Institution
8 12 (2.81%) Telecoms
9 11 (2.58%) Marketing
10 9 (2.11%) Billing
11 7 (1.64%) Advertising
12 4 (0.94%) Law
13 3 (0.70%) Electronics
13 3 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.70%) Prime Brokerage
14 2 (0.47%) Arabic Language
14 2 (0.47%) Front Office
14 2 (0.47%) Russian Language
14 2 (0.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 144 (33.72%) Developer
2 89 (20.84%) Java Developer
3 64 (14.99%) Architect
4 52 (12.18%) Support Engineer
5 39 (9.13%) Java Engineer
6 38 (8.90%) Senior Developer
7 34 (7.96%) DevOps Engineer
7 34 (7.96%) E-Commerce Developer
8 32 (7.49%) Applications Support
9 29 (6.79%) Solutions Architect
10 27 (6.32%) Senior Java Developer
11 26 (6.09%) Lead Architect
12 25 (5.85%) Consultant
13 23 (5.39%) Integration Architect
14 22 (5.15%) Java E-Commerce Developer
15 21 (4.92%) Finance Manager
16 20 (4.68%) Analyst
16 20 (4.68%) Applications Engineer
16 20 (4.68%) Infrastructure Manager
17 17 (3.98%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (27.17%) Web Services
2 110 (25.76%) XML
3 99 (23.19%) Java EE
4 89 (20.84%) J2EE
5 81 (18.97%) JMS
6 69 (16.16%) REST
6 69 (16.16%) RESTful
6 69 (16.16%) Spring
7 63 (14.75%) WebSphere MQ
8 57 (13.35%) HTML
8 57 (13.35%) SOAP
9 54 (12.65%) Middleware
10 47 (11.01%) .NET
11 42 (9.84%) JSP
12 41 (9.60%) CSS
13 39 (9.13%) AngularJS
14 38 (8.90%) JSON
15 33 (7.73%) IBM Integration Bus
15 33 (7.73%) Servlets
16 32 (7.49%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.11%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (12.88%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (6.56%) Fintech
4 23 (5.39%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.22%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (3.51%) DataPower
7 14 (3.28%) SWIFT
8 13 (3.04%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.58%) User Experience
10 10 (2.34%) iPad
11 9 (2.11%) FMCG
11 9 (2.11%) N-Tier
12 5 (1.17%) Clustering
12 5 (1.17%) Replication
13 4 (0.94%) Blog
13 4 (0.94%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.94%) Mobile App
14 3 (0.70%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.70%) Credit Risk
15 2 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 127 (29.74%) Linux
2 106 (24.82%) Unix
3 90 (21.08%) Windows
4 53 (12.41%) Windows Server
5 24 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (5.39%) Solaris
7 14 (3.28%) AIX
7 14 (3.28%) Mac OS X
8 12 (2.81%) HPUX
9 11 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (1.17%) SUSE
12 4 (0.94%) CentOS
13 3 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.47%) Android
14 2 (0.47%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.47%) VMS
15 1 (0.23%) Debian
15 1 (0.23%) Fedora
15 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (40.75%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (24.59%) E-Commerce
3 98 (22.95%) DevOps
4 85 (19.91%) Open Source
5 73 (17.10%) TDD
6 69 (16.16%) Scrum
7 67 (15.69%) BDD
8 53 (12.41%) MVC
9 51 (11.94%) SOA
10 49 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
11 47 (11.01%) Software Engineering
12 44 (10.30%) ITIL
12 44 (10.30%) Software Delivery
13 42 (9.84%) Coaching
13 42 (9.84%) Microservices
13 42 (9.84%) Workflow
14 41 (9.60%) SDLC
15 36 (8.43%) Kanban
16 34 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
17 33 (7.73%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 276 (64.64%) Java
2 162 (37.94%) SQL
3 75 (17.56%) JavaScript
4 67 (15.69%) Python
5 65 (15.22%) Shell Script
6 43 (10.07%) C#
7 33 (7.73%) Groovy
8 31 (7.26%) C++
9 25 (5.85%) PowerShell
10 22 (5.15%) PL/SQL
11 20 (4.68%) C
11 20 (4.68%) Scala
12 17 (3.98%) Bash Shell
13 16 (3.75%) Perl
14 13 (3.04%) PHP
15 10 (2.34%) Ruby
16 8 (1.87%) Go
17 6 (1.41%) XPath
18 5 (1.17%) Korn
19 4 (0.94%) ES6
Qualifications
1 47 (11.01%) Degree
2 22 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (4.92%) CISM
3 21 (4.92%) CISSP
3 21 (4.92%) CRISC
3 21 (4.92%) SANS
4 10 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.11%) DV Cleared
5 9 (2.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.92%) COBIT
1 21 (4.92%) GDPR
2 20 (4.68%) QA
3 9 (2.11%) SEPA
4 5 (1.17%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.17%) SLA
5 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.23%) GCP
System Software
1 36 (8.43%) Docker
2 31 (7.26%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (2.58%) Active Directory
4 9 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.94%) iptables
6 4 (0.94%) NFS
6 4 (0.94%) vSphere
7 3 (0.70%) KVM
8 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.23%) Xen
8 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 81 (18.97%) Ansible
2 67 (15.69%) Puppet
3 61 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (8.43%) Kubernetes
5 10 (2.34%) Nagios
6 6 (1.41%) HAProxy
7 4 (0.94%) Kibana
7 4 (0.94%) logstash
7 4 (0.94%) Mesos
8 3 (0.70%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.70%) vMotion
9 2 (0.47%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.47%) Rancher
9 2 (0.47%) Salt
9 2 (0.47%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.47%) vRealize
10 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.23%) BMC Marimba
10 1 (0.23%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 163 (38.17%) Oracle
2 158 (37.00%) IBM
3 52 (12.18%) hybris
4 49 (11.48%) Microsoft
5 41 (9.60%) TIBCO
6 35 (8.20%) ATG
7 30 (7.03%) Red Hat
8 21 (4.92%) IBM Sterling
8 21 (4.92%) SAP
9 18 (4.22%) Sybase
10 17 (3.98%) MuleSoft
11 16 (3.75%) Pega
12 13 (3.04%) webMethods
13 12 (2.81%) Demandware
14 11 (2.58%) Dell
15 10 (2.34%) VMware
16 9 (2.11%) Fujitsu
17 8 (1.87%) Adobe
17 8 (1.87%) BEA
18 7 (1.64%) Informatica