Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 479 411 307
Rank change year-on-year -68 -104 +33
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 326 563 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.49% 0.76% 1.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.82% 4.07% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 252 417 648
London median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £130,000 £110,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

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 11,543 13,828 13,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 17.33% 18.73% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9,363 11,178 11,941
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,675 £31,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +33 69 £65,000 -7.14% 17
West London +12 6 £40,000 -30.43% 8
South London -8 5 £95,000 +79.25% 1
East London +1 1 - - 1
North London - 1 - -
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 197 (60.43%) Java
2 163 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (48.16%) IBM
4 136 (41.72%) Finance
5 128 (39.26%) Oracle
6 125 (38.34%) Web Services
7 123 (37.73%) DevOps
8 116 (35.58%) Scrum
9 112 (34.36%) Microservices
10 108 (33.13%) WebSphere MQ
11 100 (30.67%) SQL
11 100 (30.67%) Spring
12 93 (28.53%) Docker
13 88 (26.99%) Tomcat
14 87 (26.69%) Degree
15 85 (26.07%) SQL Server
16 81 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
17 78 (23.93%) JavaScript
18 77 (23.62%) Middleware
19 76 (23.31%) Red Hat
20 74 (22.70%) WebLogic
20 74 (22.70%) Git (software)
21 72 (22.09%) Linux
22 71 (21.78%) Python
22 71 (21.78%) SDLC
23 69 (21.17%) XML
23 69 (21.17%) Microsoft Azure
23 69 (21.17%) Amazon AWS
23 69 (21.17%) Java EE
24 68 (20.86%) Banking

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 88 (26.99%) Tomcat
2 74 (22.70%) WebLogic
3 47 (14.42%) Cloud Foundry
4 35 (10.74%) JBoss
5 30 (9.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 27 (8.28%) Confluence
7 24 (7.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 23 (7.06%) Apache
9 14 (4.29%) Apache TomEE
10 13 (3.99%) BizTalk Server
10 13 (3.99%) NServiceBus
11 12 (3.68%) nginx
12 10 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (2.45%) IIS
14 6 (1.84%) MQSeries
15 5 (1.53%) Apache Spark
16 4 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 4 (1.23%) FileNet
16 4 (1.23%) MS Exchange
16 4 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 13 (3.99%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.31%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 17 (5.21%) Payment Gateway
2 16 (4.91%) Magento
3 9 (2.76%) Markit EDM
4 6 (1.84%) Shopify
5 4 (1.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 2 (0.61%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.31%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 69 (21.17%) Amazon AWS
1 69 (21.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (17.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 51 (15.64%) PaaS
4 47 (14.42%) OpenShift
5 46 (14.11%) IBM Cloud
6 15 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (4.60%) Serverless
7 11 (3.37%) GitHub
8 8 (2.45%) SaaS
9 7 (2.15%) Boomi
10 4 (1.23%) IaaS
11 2 (0.61%) npm
11 2 (0.61%) Runscope
11 2 (0.61%) Slack
12 1 (0.31%) Apigee
12 1 (0.31%) Apple Pay
12 1 (0.31%) Basecamp
12 1 (0.31%) G Suite
12 1 (0.31%) Google Pay
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.13%) HTTP
2 10 (3.07%) BIG-IP
2 10 (3.07%) VLAN
3 9 (2.76%) FTP
3 9 (2.76%) Internet
4 4 (1.23%) AMQP
4 4 (1.23%) DNS
4 4 (1.23%) Firewall
4 4 (1.23%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.23%) VPN
5 3 (0.92%) SSH
5 3 (0.92%) SSL
6 2 (0.61%) DMZ
7 1 (0.31%) IPsec
7 1 (0.31%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (26.07%) SQL Server
2 52 (15.95%) NoSQL
3 43 (13.19%) Oracle Database
4 41 (12.58%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.21%) MySQL
6 15 (4.60%) RDBMS
7 14 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (3.37%) Couchbase
9 11 (3.37%) Redis
10 8 (2.45%) DB2
11 7 (2.15%) Big Data
11 7 (2.15%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.84%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.23%) NonStop SQL
13 4 (1.23%) solidDB
14 3 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 74 (22.70%) Git (software)
2 63 (19.33%) Maven
3 55 (16.87%) JIRA
4 49 (15.03%) Jenkins
5 36 (11.04%) Subversion
6 32 (9.82%) JUnit
7 29 (8.90%) Ant
8 26 (7.98%) Gradle
8 26 (7.98%) Mockito
9 21 (6.44%) TeamCity
10 17 (5.21%) Bitbucket
10 17 (5.21%) Cucumber
10 17 (5.21%) Selenium
11 15 (4.60%) WebDriver
12 13 (3.99%) Artifactory
12 13 (3.99%) Moq
12 13 (3.99%) NCrunch
12 13 (3.99%) NUnit
12 13 (3.99%) ReSharper
12 13 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 136 (41.72%) Finance
2 68 (20.86%) Banking
3 41 (12.58%) Retail
4 22 (6.75%) Advertising
5 10 (3.07%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.76%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.76%) Front Office
7 8 (2.45%) Retail Banking
8 7 (2.15%) Marketing
9 4 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.92%) Back Office
10 3 (0.92%) International Banking
11 2 (0.61%) Cantonese Language
11 2 (0.61%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.61%) Korean Language
11 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.31%) Electronics
12 1 (0.31%) French Language
12 1 (0.31%) German Language
12 1 (0.31%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 95 (29.14%) Developer
2 79 (24.23%) Architect
3 37 (11.35%) Cloud Architect
4 34 (10.43%) Java Developer
5 33 (10.12%) Cloud Native Architect
6 27 (8.28%) Analyst
6 27 (8.28%) Senior Developer
7 25 (7.67%) Java Architect
8 22 (6.75%) Integration Architect
8 22 (6.75%) Java Technical Architect
8 22 (6.75%) Technical Architect
9 21 (6.44%) AWS Architect
10 20 (6.13%) Azure Architect
11 19 (5.83%) Consultant
12 15 (4.60%) Applications Support
12 15 (4.60%) Platform Engineer
13 14 (4.29%) C# Developer
13 14 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
13 14 (4.29%) Support Analyst
14 13 (3.99%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (38.34%) Web Services
2 108 (33.13%) WebSphere MQ
3 100 (30.67%) Spring
4 77 (23.62%) Middleware
5 69 (21.17%) Java EE
5 69 (21.17%) XML
6 61 (18.71%) JMS
6 61 (18.71%) REST
7 59 (18.10%) J2EE
8 57 (17.48%) Spring Boot
9 55 (16.87%) IBM Integration Bus
10 51 (15.64%) .NET
10 51 (15.64%) SOAP
11 44 (13.50%) JSON
12 41 (12.58%) HTML
13 36 (11.04%) Spring Cloud
14 27 (8.28%) CSS
14 27 (8.28%) HTML5
15 23 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
15 23 (7.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 48 (14.72%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (13.80%) Cloud Native
3 36 (11.04%) Fintech
4 32 (9.82%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (7.06%) CMDB
5 23 (7.06%) DataPower
6 22 (6.75%) Hybrid Cloud
7 17 (5.21%) Self-Motivation
8 16 (4.91%) Blog
9 14 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
10 13 (3.99%) Algorithms
11 12 (3.68%) SWIFT
12 11 (3.37%) Mobile App
13 9 (2.76%) Data Structures
13 9 (2.76%) Mobile Payment
13 9 (2.76%) Public Cloud
14 8 (2.45%) AS400
14 8 (2.45%) iSeries
14 8 (2.45%) Management Information System
15 7 (2.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (22.09%) Linux
2 46 (14.11%) Windows
3 34 (10.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (10.12%) Windows Server
5 28 (8.59%) Unix
6 23 (7.06%) CentOS
7 10 (3.07%) CoreOS
8 4 (1.23%) Android
8 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.23%) Solaris
9 1 (0.31%) AIX
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (37.73%) DevOps
3 116 (35.58%) Scrum
4 112 (34.36%) Microservices
5 81 (24.85%) Continuous Integration
6 71 (21.78%) SDLC
7 64 (19.63%) Computer Science
8 59 (18.10%) SOA
9 54 (16.56%) TDD
10 52 (15.95%) Re-Platforming
11 49 (15.03%) High Availability
11 49 (15.03%) Test Automation
11 49 (15.03%) Thought Leadership
12 40 (12.27%) Domain-Driven Design
12 40 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 39 (11.96%) The Twelve-Factor App
14 36 (11.04%) E-Commerce
15 35 (10.74%) Open Source
15 35 (10.74%) Release Management
15 35 (10.74%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 197 (60.43%) Java
2 100 (30.67%) SQL
3 78 (23.93%) JavaScript
4 71 (21.78%) Python
5 52 (15.95%) C#
6 34 (10.43%) Shell Script
7 33 (10.12%) PowerShell
8 22 (6.75%) PL/SQL
9 19 (5.83%) Bash Shell
10 14 (4.29%) Perl
10 14 (4.29%) Ruby
11 13 (3.99%) Go
12 11 (3.37%) PHP
13 9 (2.76%) C
13 9 (2.76%) C++
13 9 (2.76%) Kotlin
14 8 (2.45%) RPG
15 5 (1.53%) Java 8
16 4 (1.23%) ANSI SQL
17 2 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 87 (26.69%) Degree
2 41 (12.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (7.67%) Master's Degree
4 9 (2.76%) Security Cleared
5 8 (2.45%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.31%) CISSP
7 1 (0.31%) ISEB
7 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.31%) PMP
7 1 (0.31%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.15%) GDPR
2 5 (1.53%) HL7
3 4 (1.23%) QA
4 3 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.31%) MiFID
5 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 93 (28.53%) Docker
2 10 (3.07%) iptables
2 10 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.76%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) ACF2
5 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.31%) NFS
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.31%) RACF
5 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 54 (16.56%) Kubernetes
2 47 (14.42%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (12.88%) Puppet
4 41 (12.58%) Ansible
5 11 (3.37%) HAProxy
5 11 (3.37%) Salt
6 10 (3.07%) Automic
6 10 (3.07%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
7 9 (2.76%) Control-M
8 7 (2.15%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.53%) QRadar
9 5 (1.53%) WebSphere Cast Iron
10 4 (1.23%) Grafana
10 4 (1.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 3 (0.92%) Kibana
11 3 (0.92%) logstash
11 3 (0.92%) Nagios
12 2 (0.61%) Packer
12 2 (0.61%) Terraform
13 1 (0.31%) vRealize
Vendors
1 157 (48.16%) IBM
2 128 (39.26%) Oracle
3 76 (23.31%) Red Hat
4 57 (17.48%) Google
5 46 (14.11%) Microsoft
6 42 (12.88%) SAP
7 35 (10.74%) Splunk
8 32 (9.82%) MuleSoft
9 24 (7.36%) TIBCO
10 23 (7.06%) hybris
11 13 (3.99%) DevExpress
12 12 (3.68%) Demandware
13 11 (3.37%) F5
14 10 (3.07%) AppDynamics
14 10 (3.07%) VMware
15 8 (2.45%) Talend
15 8 (2.45%) webMethods
16 7 (2.15%) ATG
16 7 (2.15%) BEA
16 7 (2.15%) Dell