Period
to 31 October 2020

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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > London
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 381 454 499
Rank change year-on-year +73 +45 -131
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 82 292 360
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.41% 0.53% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.75% 3.50% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 76 233 267
Median annual salary £78,750 £85,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.35% +17.24% +11.54%
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,750 £44,200
90th Percentile £145,000 £128,750 £112,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +4.35%

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 2,981 8,353 11,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.96% 15.29% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,498 6,838 9,541
Median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in London

WebSphere
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WebSphere in London.

Salary trend for WebSphere in London

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing WebSphere in London over the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

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 31 October 2020. 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 +132 13 £70,000 -9.68% 8
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, 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 56 (68.29%) Java
2 52 (63.41%) IBM
3 41 (50.00%) AWS
4 34 (41.46%) WebLogic
4 34 (41.46%) Finance
5 30 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (36.59%) Oracle
5 30 (36.59%) DevOps
6 29 (35.37%) Java EE
7 27 (32.93%) Azure
8 26 (31.71%) Spring
9 24 (29.27%) Docker
9 24 (29.27%) Tomcat
9 24 (29.27%) Middleware
10 23 (28.05%) WebSphere MQ
10 23 (28.05%) GCP
10 23 (28.05%) Kubernetes
11 20 (24.39%) Linux
11 20 (24.39%) Red Hat
12 19 (23.17%) SQL
12 19 (23.17%) Scrum
12 19 (23.17%) Spring Boot
12 19 (23.17%) Fintech
12 19 (23.17%) Thought Leadership
13 18 (21.95%) Cloud Native
13 18 (21.95%) IBM Cloud
13 18 (21.95%) Spring Cloud
13 18 (21.95%) Microservices
13 18 (21.95%) Re-Platforming
13 18 (21.95%) SAP

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 34 (41.46%) WebLogic
2 24 (29.27%) Tomcat
3 18 (21.95%) Cloud Foundry
4 12 (14.63%) Confluence
5 10 (12.20%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 4 (4.88%) JBoss
7 3 (3.66%) Apache
7 3 (3.66%) Apache Spark
7 3 (3.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (3.66%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.22%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.22%) CMS
8 1 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.22%) IIS
8 1 (1.22%) Mule
8 1 (1.22%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Fuse
8 1 (1.22%) Resin
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Visio
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Magento
1 2 (2.44%) Maximo
2 1 (1.22%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 41 (50.00%) AWS
2 27 (32.93%) Azure
3 23 (28.05%) GCP
4 18 (21.95%) IBM Cloud
4 18 (21.95%) OpenShift
4 18 (21.95%) PaaS
5 7 (8.54%) Boomi
6 6 (7.32%) Serverless
7 4 (4.88%) SaaS
8 3 (3.66%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (3.66%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.22%) Datadog
9 1 (1.22%) npm
9 1 (1.22%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.29%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.20%) FTP
2 10 (12.20%) SSH
3 3 (3.66%) AMQP
3 3 (3.66%) HTTP
4 2 (2.44%) DNS
4 2 (2.44%) Firewall
5 1 (1.22%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) DB2
2 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.10%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.22%) MySQL
4 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.22%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 12 (14.63%) JIRA
2 9 (10.98%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.98%) Jenkins
3 8 (9.76%) Maven
4 7 (8.54%) Ant
5 6 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.44%) GitLab
7 1 (1.22%) Gradle
7 1 (1.22%) JMeter
7 1 (1.22%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.22%) Selenium
7 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.22%) Toad
General
1 34 (41.46%) Finance
2 15 (18.29%) Banking
3 7 (8.54%) Front Office
4 4 (4.88%) Retail
5 2 (2.44%) Back Office
6 1 (1.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Architect
1 30 (36.59%) Developer
2 22 (26.83%) AWS Architect
3 18 (21.95%) Cloud Architect
3 18 (21.95%) Integration Developer
4 17 (20.73%) Java Architect
5 16 (19.51%) Technical Architect
6 15 (18.29%) AWS DevOps
6 15 (18.29%) DevOps Architect
6 15 (18.29%) Java Technical Architect
7 14 (17.07%) Java Developer
8 9 (10.98%) Middleware Developer
9 8 (9.76%) Applications Support
10 7 (8.54%) AWS Solutions Architect
10 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Architect
10 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
11 5 (6.10%) Automation Engineer
11 5 (6.10%) Lead Developer
12 4 (4.88%) DevOps Automation Engineer
12 4 (4.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.37%) Java EE
2 26 (31.71%) Spring
3 24 (29.27%) Middleware
4 23 (28.05%) WebSphere MQ
5 19 (23.17%) Spring Boot
6 18 (21.95%) Spring Cloud
7 10 (12.20%) Web Services
8 7 (8.54%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (8.54%) TIBCO EMS
9 6 (7.32%) J2EE
9 6 (7.32%) JAXB
9 6 (7.32%) JDBC
9 6 (7.32%) SOAP
10 5 (6.10%) .NET
10 5 (6.10%) REST
10 5 (6.10%) RESTful
11 4 (4.88%) Celery
11 4 (4.88%) IBM Integration Bus
11 4 (4.88%) Kafka
11 4 (4.88%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Cloud Native
2 16 (19.51%) Public Cloud
2 16 (19.51%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (9.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (8.54%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (8.54%) SWIFT
5 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.32%) Virtual Team
6 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.66%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (3.66%) iSeries
8 3 (3.66%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (3.66%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.39%) Linux
2 17 (20.73%) Windows
3 13 (15.85%) Unix
3 13 (15.85%) Windows Server
4 10 (12.20%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.22%) AIX
6 1 (1.22%) CentOS
6 1 (1.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (36.59%) DevOps
2 19 (23.17%) Fintech
2 19 (23.17%) Scrum
2 19 (23.17%) Thought Leadership
3 18 (21.95%) Microservices
3 18 (21.95%) Re-Platforming
4 17 (20.73%) The Twelve-Factor App
5 15 (18.29%) Domain-Driven Design
5 15 (18.29%) Project Delivery
6 12 (14.63%) Software Engineering
7 10 (12.20%) Software Testing
7 10 (12.20%) System Testing
7 10 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (10.98%) Asset Management
9 8 (9.76%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (9.76%) Information Security
9 8 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (68.29%) Java
2 19 (23.17%) SQL
3 12 (14.63%) Python
4 9 (10.98%) Perl
4 9 (10.98%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.32%) C#
5 6 (7.32%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.88%) C
6 4 (4.88%) Java 8
7 3 (3.66%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.44%) Go
8 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.22%) C++
9 1 (1.22%) COBOL
9 1 (1.22%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) XPath
9 1 (1.22%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (15.85%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.22%) CISSP
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) QA
2 3 (3.66%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 24 (29.27%) Docker
2 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.22%) NDS
4 1 (1.22%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 23 (28.05%) Kubernetes
2 7 (8.54%) Terraform
3 6 (7.32%) Ansible
4 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.44%) Puppet
5 1 (1.22%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.22%) Nagios
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.22%) Rancher
5 1 (1.22%) Salt
5 1 (1.22%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 52 (63.41%) IBM
2 30 (36.59%) Oracle
3 20 (24.39%) Red Hat
4 18 (21.95%) Google
4 18 (21.95%) SAP
5 15 (18.29%) TIBCO
6 8 (9.76%) Talend
7 7 (8.54%) Informatica
7 7 (8.54%) MuleSoft
7 7 (8.54%) webMethods
8 6 (7.32%) ServiceNow
9 3 (3.66%) ATG
9 3 (3.66%) Dell
9 3 (3.66%) Solace
9 3 (3.66%) VMware
10 2 (2.44%) Demandware
10 2 (2.44%) hybris
10 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (2.44%) SolarWinds