Period
to 29 November 2021

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 29 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > London
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 670 404 470
Rank change year-on-year -266 +66 +41
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 70 82 292
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.38% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.95% 2.61% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 50 72 229
10th Percentile " £55,250 £53,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £63,750 £63,964
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £76,250 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.48% -10.29% +13.33%
75th Percentile £83,750 £103,750 £120,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £145,000 £128,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £68,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -23.36% -8.67% +25.00%

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 7,337 3,143 8,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.22% 14.65% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,589 2,673 6,782
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £49,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.70% +8.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,250 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £102,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 29 November 2021.

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 29 November 2021. 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
East London - 15 £35,000 -
Central London -61 3 £68,750 +0.36% 5
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 29 November 2021, 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 42 (60.00%) IBM
2 36 (51.43%) WebSphere MQ
3 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (48.57%) Linux
5 31 (44.29%) Windows
6 26 (37.14%) Finance
7 25 (35.71%) Middleware
7 25 (35.71%) Java
8 20 (28.57%) Legacy Applications
9 19 (27.14%) Bash Shell
10 18 (25.71%) Project Planning
11 17 (24.29%) FTP
11 17 (24.29%) PowerShell
11 17 (24.29%) RabbitMQ
12 16 (22.86%) Spring
12 16 (22.86%) Oracle
13 15 (21.43%) AIX
13 15 (21.43%) HTTP
13 15 (21.43%) HTTPS
13 15 (21.43%) MS Visio
13 15 (21.43%) EFT
13 15 (21.43%) Marketing
13 15 (21.43%) Waterfall
13 15 (21.43%) Social Skills
14 14 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
14 14 (20.00%) Azure
14 14 (20.00%) Red Hat
15 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
15 13 (18.57%) Python
15 13 (18.57%) SQL

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 12 (17.14%) Tomcat
1 12 (17.14%) WebLogic
2 10 (14.29%) JBoss
3 8 (11.43%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (7.14%) CICS
4 5 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (7.14%) Confluence
4 5 (7.14%) IIS
5 3 (4.29%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.86%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.43%) Apache
7 1 (1.43%) CMS
7 1 (1.43%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.43%) Headless CMS
7 1 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Magento
2 2 (2.86%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (2.86%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.00%) Azure
2 12 (17.14%) AWS
3 8 (11.43%) GCP
3 8 (11.43%) PaaS
4 7 (10.00%) SaaS
5 6 (8.57%) Serverless
6 5 (7.14%) Azure App Service
6 5 (7.14%) Azure Functions
6 5 (7.14%) Azure Storage
6 5 (7.14%) OpenShift
6 5 (7.14%) Stackdriver
7 4 (5.71%) GitHub
7 4 (5.71%) Mimecast
8 3 (4.29%) IaaS
9 2 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (2.86%) Microsoft 365
9 2 (2.86%) OneDrive
10 1 (1.43%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.43%) Azure Service Fabric
Communications & Networking
1 17 (24.29%) FTP
2 15 (21.43%) HTTP
2 15 (21.43%) HTTPS
3 13 (18.57%) Firewall
4 7 (10.00%) LAN
4 7 (10.00%) WAN
5 5 (7.14%) DNS
5 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (4.29%) BIG-IP
7 3 (4.29%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.86%) DHCP
8 2 (2.86%) Internet
8 2 (2.86%) Network Security
9 1 (1.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) DB2
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.71%) MySQL
4 4 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.29%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.43%) Aerospike
6 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) Jenkins
2 10 (14.29%) GitLab
3 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.14%) JIRA
5 3 (4.29%) Artifactory
5 3 (4.29%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (4.29%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (4.29%) Subversion
6 2 (2.86%) Apache Archiva
6 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.86%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.86%) JUnit
6 2 (2.86%) Mockito
6 2 (2.86%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.43%) Gradle
7 1 (1.43%) JMeter
7 1 (1.43%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.43%) Maven
General
1 26 (37.14%) Finance
2 15 (21.43%) Marketing
2 15 (21.43%) Social Skills
3 8 (11.43%) Banking
4 5 (7.14%) Law
5 4 (5.71%) Retail
6 3 (4.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 3 (4.29%) Influencing Skills
6 3 (4.29%) Military
7 2 (2.86%) Public Speaking
8 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.43%) Private Banking
8 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (25.71%) Architect
2 15 (21.43%) Customer Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 7 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
3 7 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
3 7 (10.00%) Windows Specialist
4 6 (8.57%) Developer
4 6 (8.57%) Java Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Azure Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Cloud Native Architect
5 5 (7.14%) J2EE Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Applications Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (51.43%) WebSphere MQ
2 25 (35.71%) Middleware
3 17 (24.29%) RabbitMQ
4 16 (22.86%) Spring
5 9 (12.86%) Hibernate
5 9 (12.86%) Java EE
6 8 (11.43%) Spring Boot
7 7 (10.00%) React
8 6 (8.57%) CSS
8 6 (8.57%) HTML
8 6 (8.57%) J2EE
8 6 (8.57%) JMS
9 5 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
9 5 (7.14%) JSON
9 5 (7.14%) Node.js
9 5 (7.14%) RESTful
9 5 (7.14%) Spring Cloud
9 5 (7.14%) XML
10 3 (4.29%) HTML5
10 3 (4.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Legacy Applications
2 15 (21.43%) EFT
3 8 (11.43%) SWIFT
4 7 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (7.14%) Cloud Native
6 5 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (5.71%) PKI
8 3 (4.29%) Algorithms
8 3 (4.29%) Data Structures
8 3 (4.29%) Mainframe
8 3 (4.29%) Public Cloud
9 2 (2.86%) Clustering
9 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.86%) User Experience
10 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.43%) Industry 4.0
10 1 (1.43%) Internet of Things
10 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.43%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 34 (48.57%) Linux
2 31 (44.29%) Windows
3 15 (21.43%) AIX
4 9 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (7.14%) Unix
7 2 (2.86%) MVS
7 2 (2.86%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.71%) Project Planning
3 15 (21.43%) Waterfall
4 14 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (15.71%) Microservices
6 10 (14.29%) DevOps
7 9 (12.86%) SDLC
8 8 (11.43%) Computer Science
8 8 (11.43%) Scrum
8 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (10.00%) TOGAF
10 6 (8.57%) Product Management
11 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
11 5 (7.14%) ITIL
11 5 (7.14%) Project Management
11 5 (7.14%) The Twelve-Factor App
12 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
12 4 (5.71%) Identity Management
12 4 (5.71%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) Java
2 19 (27.14%) Bash Shell
3 17 (24.29%) PowerShell
4 13 (18.57%) Python
4 13 (18.57%) SQL
5 9 (12.86%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.43%) C
7 7 (10.00%) Perl
8 6 (8.57%) C++
9 5 (7.14%) Assembly Language
9 5 (7.14%) C#
10 3 (4.29%) COBOL
10 3 (4.29%) Java 8
10 3 (4.29%) PL/1
10 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
10 3 (4.29%) Scala
10 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.86%) Korn
11 2 (2.86%) REXX
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Degree
2 7 (10.00%) Master's Degree
2 7 (10.00%) RHCA
2 7 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.43%) OCP
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) ISO 15022
1 3 (4.29%) ISO 20022
1 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.86%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (10.00%) Docker
3 7 (10.00%) vSphere
4 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.86%) ACF2
5 2 (2.86%) Job Entry Subsystem
5 2 (2.86%) RACF
5 2 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (11.43%) Ansible
2 7 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (10.00%) Terraform
3 6 (8.57%) Puppet
4 5 (7.14%) Packer
5 3 (4.29%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.43%) Grafana
7 1 (1.43%) Graphite
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.43%) Nagios
7 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.43%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 42 (60.00%) IBM
2 16 (22.86%) Oracle
3 14 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.14%) Citrix
6 11 (15.71%) Cisco
6 11 (15.71%) VMware
7 7 (10.00%) Juniper
8 5 (7.14%) Google
8 5 (7.14%) SAP
9 4 (5.71%) hybris
9 4 (5.71%) Sophos
9 4 (5.71%) Zscaler
10 3 (4.29%) ATG
10 3 (4.29%) Compuware
10 3 (4.29%) F5
10 3 (4.29%) TIBCO
11 2 (2.86%) BMC
11 2 (2.86%) CA
11 2 (2.86%) Temenos