Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 403 457 450
Rank change year-on-year +54 -7 -111
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 124 301 431
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.46% 0.53% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.96% 3.34% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 86 253 302
Median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% +5.69%
10th Percentile £52,500 £42,545 £45,000
90th Percentile £136,875 £128,750 £105,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £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 4,186 9,000 12,398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.53% 15.92% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,301 7,309 9,860
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +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 8 August 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 8 August 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 +87 23 £70,000 +27.27% 1
South London +33 2 £57,500 -
East London - 2 £83,750 -
West London +53 1 £65,000 - 1
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 81 (65.32%) Java
2 55 (44.35%) Finance
3 54 (43.55%) Oracle
4 52 (41.94%) AWS
5 49 (39.52%) IBM
6 42 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (32.26%) Linux
8 39 (31.45%) WebSphere MQ
9 33 (26.61%) Tomcat
10 32 (25.81%) Azure
11 30 (24.19%) WebLogic
12 29 (23.39%) Banking
13 28 (22.58%) Spring
13 28 (22.58%) Java EE
14 27 (21.77%) Middleware
14 27 (21.77%) Docker
15 26 (20.97%) DevOps
15 26 (20.97%) Spring Boot
15 26 (20.97%) Software Engineering
16 24 (19.35%) Kubernetes
16 24 (19.35%) Windows
17 23 (18.55%) TCP/IP
18 22 (17.74%) GCP
19 21 (16.94%) OpenShift
19 21 (16.94%) Red Hat
19 21 (16.94%) Scrum
20 20 (16.13%) TIBCO
20 20 (16.13%) Microservices
21 19 (15.32%) Web Services
21 19 (15.32%) Asset Management

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 33 (26.61%) Tomcat
2 30 (24.19%) WebLogic
3 16 (12.90%) Cloud Foundry
4 15 (12.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 14 (11.29%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 13 (10.48%) Apache
7 12 (9.68%) JBoss
8 11 (8.87%) Confluence
9 8 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (3.23%) Resin
11 3 (2.42%) Apache Spark
12 2 (1.61%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (1.61%) nginx
12 2 (1.61%) SAS
13 1 (0.81%) Apache TomEE
13 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.81%) IIS
13 1 (0.81%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Magento
2 2 (1.61%) Maximo
2 2 (1.61%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 52 (41.94%) AWS
2 32 (25.81%) Azure
3 22 (17.74%) GCP
4 21 (16.94%) OpenShift
5 18 (14.52%) Boomi
6 16 (12.90%) IBM Cloud
6 16 (12.90%) PaaS
7 6 (4.84%) SaaS
8 4 (3.23%) Serverless
9 3 (2.42%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (2.42%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (1.61%) AWS Fargate
11 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.81%) Datadog
11 1 (0.81%) G Suite
11 1 (0.81%) IaaS
11 1 (0.81%) npm
11 1 (0.81%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.55%) TCP/IP
2 14 (11.29%) FTP
2 14 (11.29%) SSH
3 7 (5.65%) DNS
4 4 (3.23%) HTTP
5 3 (2.42%) AMQP
6 2 (1.61%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.81%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.81%) DHCP
7 1 (0.81%) Firewall
7 1 (0.81%) LAN
7 1 (0.81%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.81%) VLAN
7 1 (0.81%) VPN
7 1 (0.81%) WAN
7 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.26%) DB2
2 9 (7.26%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.03%) MySQL
4 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.42%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.42%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.61%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (0.81%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.81%) Redis
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (10.48%) Jenkins
2 11 (8.87%) JIRA
3 5 (4.03%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.03%) GitLab
3 5 (4.03%) IBM UrbanCode
3 5 (4.03%) Maven
4 3 (2.42%) Ant
4 3 (2.42%) Selenium
5 2 (1.61%) Gradle
5 2 (1.61%) JMeter
5 2 (1.61%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.61%) Subversion
6 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.81%) DbUnit
6 1 (0.81%) FishEye
6 1 (0.81%) Hudson
6 1 (0.81%) Mockito
6 1 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.81%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 55 (44.35%) Finance
2 29 (23.39%) Banking
3 16 (12.90%) Front Office
4 5 (4.03%) Retail
5 3 (2.42%) Back Office
6 2 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.61%) French Language
6 2 (1.61%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (36.29%) Developer
2 44 (35.48%) Architect
3 25 (20.16%) AWS Architect
4 23 (18.55%) Integration Developer
5 17 (13.71%) Java Developer
6 16 (12.90%) AWS Solutions Architect
6 16 (12.90%) Cloud Architect
6 16 (12.90%) Enterprise Architect
6 16 (12.90%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 12 (9.68%) Middleware Developer
7 12 (9.68%) Technical Architect
8 9 (7.26%) AWS DevOps
8 9 (7.26%) DevOps Architect
8 9 (7.26%) Java Architect
8 9 (7.26%) Java Technical Architect
9 8 (6.45%) Applications Support
9 8 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (4.84%) Designer
10 6 (4.84%) Principal Architect
10 6 (4.84%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.45%) WebSphere MQ
2 28 (22.58%) Java EE
2 28 (22.58%) Spring
3 27 (21.77%) Middleware
4 26 (20.97%) Spring Boot
5 19 (15.32%) Web Services
6 16 (12.90%) Spring Cloud
7 11 (8.87%) J2EE
8 10 (8.06%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (8.06%) SOAP
9 9 (7.26%) .NET
9 9 (7.26%) RESTful
10 8 (6.45%) XML
11 6 (4.84%) JMS
11 6 (4.84%) Kafka
11 6 (4.84%) REST
12 5 (4.03%) JSON
12 5 (4.03%) LAMP
13 4 (3.23%) XSD
13 4 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Cloud Native
2 14 (11.29%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (7.26%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.42%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.61%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.61%) iSeries
7 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.61%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.81%) Clustering
8 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.81%) PKI
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (32.26%) Linux
2 24 (19.35%) Windows
3 15 (12.10%) Windows Server
4 14 (11.29%) Oracle Linux
5 12 (9.68%) Unix
6 6 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.23%) Solaris
8 3 (2.42%) AIX
9 2 (1.61%) CentOS
10 1 (0.81%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.81%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.81%) Debian
10 1 (0.81%) SUSE
10 1 (0.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (20.97%) DevOps
2 26 (20.97%) Software Engineering
3 21 (16.94%) Scrum
4 20 (16.13%) Microservices
5 19 (15.32%) Asset Management
6 18 (14.52%) Artificial Intelligence
6 18 (14.52%) SOA
7 17 (13.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 17 (13.71%) Technical Architecture
8 16 (12.90%) Data Architecture
8 16 (12.90%) Fintech
8 16 (12.90%) Information Security
8 16 (12.90%) IT Strategy
8 16 (12.90%) Machine Learning
8 16 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (11.29%) Software Testing
9 14 (11.29%) System Testing
10 13 (10.48%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.06%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 81 (65.32%) Java
2 17 (13.71%) SQL
3 10 (8.06%) Python
4 9 (7.26%) C#
5 8 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.65%) JavaScript
6 7 (5.65%) Perl
7 6 (4.84%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.03%) Go
9 4 (3.23%) C
9 4 (3.23%) PHP
10 3 (2.42%) Ruby
10 3 (2.42%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.61%) C++
11 2 (1.61%) COBOL
11 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (12.90%) Degree
2 9 (7.26%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.81%) CISA
5 1 (0.81%) CISM
5 1 (0.81%) CISSP
5 1 (0.81%) CSSLP
5 1 (0.81%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) SLA
2 2 (1.61%) ISO 20022
2 2 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 27 (21.77%) Docker
2 3 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.61%) vSphere
4 1 (0.81%) iptables
4 1 (0.81%) OpenSSH
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.81%) Samba
4 1 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 24 (19.35%) Kubernetes
2 8 (6.45%) Ansible
3 7 (5.65%) Terraform
4 4 (3.23%) Nagios
4 4 (3.23%) Puppet
5 3 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.42%) Packer
6 2 (1.61%) Mesos
6 2 (1.61%) Rancher
7 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.81%) Grafana
7 1 (0.81%) Graphite
7 1 (0.81%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.81%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.81%) Salt
7 1 (0.81%) vMotion
Vendors
1 54 (43.55%) Oracle
2 49 (39.52%) IBM
3 21 (16.94%) Red Hat
4 20 (16.13%) TIBCO
5 18 (14.52%) Dell
5 18 (14.52%) Google
5 18 (14.52%) MuleSoft
5 18 (14.52%) Talend
6 16 (12.90%) Informatica
6 16 (12.90%) SAP
7 13 (10.48%) webMethods
8 9 (7.26%) ATG
9 6 (4.84%) hybris
10 4 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (2.42%) Microsoft
11 3 (2.42%) Solace
11 3 (2.42%) VMware
12 2 (1.61%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.61%) New Relic
12 2 (1.61%) Sybase