Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 437 346 319
Rank change year-on-year -91 -27 -45
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 416 701 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.61% 0.94% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.36% 4.93% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 302 508 671
London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - -
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £40,750
90th Percentile £107,500 £95,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 12,380 14,208 15,176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 18.03% 18.96% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9,891 11,186 13,267
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -18 81 £62,500 +5.93% 15
South London +10 7 £70,000 -13.85% 2
West London +25 6 £55,000 -4.35% 5
East London -5 5 £45,000 -28.00% 2
North London - 1 - - 1
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 261 (62.74%) Java
2 197 (47.36%) IBM
3 194 (46.63%) Oracle
3 194 (46.63%) Agile Software Development
4 145 (34.86%) Finance
5 132 (31.73%) SQL
6 128 (30.77%) Tomcat
7 127 (30.53%) Web Services
8 126 (30.29%) DevOps
9 117 (28.13%) SQL Server
10 115 (27.64%) WebLogic
11 111 (26.68%) XML
12 110 (26.44%) Scrum
13 109 (26.20%) Spring
13 109 (26.20%) Amazon AWS
14 106 (25.48%) Java EE
15 104 (25.00%) Red Hat
15 104 (25.00%) Microservices
16 103 (24.76%) Middleware
17 102 (24.52%) WebSphere MQ
18 100 (24.04%) Degree
19 97 (23.32%) Docker
20 94 (22.60%) Microsoft Azure
21 89 (21.39%) SOA
22 84 (20.19%) REST
23 80 (19.23%) E-Commerce
24 79 (18.99%) JavaScript
25 78 (18.75%) Linux
26 77 (18.51%) C#
27 76 (18.27%) Computer Science

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
1 128 (30.77%) Tomcat
2 115 (27.64%) WebLogic
3 62 (14.90%) JBoss
4 59 (14.18%) Cloud Foundry
5 49 (11.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 45 (10.82%) Apache
7 37 (8.89%) Confluence
8 33 (7.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 22 (5.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 19 (4.57%) NServiceBus
11 18 (4.33%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (3.13%) nginx
13 11 (2.64%) CMS
13 11 (2.64%) Commerce Server
14 10 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (2.16%) EPiServer
15 9 (2.16%) IIS
15 9 (2.16%) MQSeries
16 8 (1.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 19 (4.57%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 24 (5.77%) Magento
2 17 (4.09%) Payment Gateway
2 17 (4.09%) SAP Hybris
3 14 (3.37%) Markit EDM
4 6 (1.44%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (1.20%) Documaker
6 4 (0.96%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 2 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.48%) Shopify
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.24%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 109 (26.20%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (22.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 60 (14.42%) PaaS
5 57 (13.70%) IBM Cloud
6 56 (13.46%) OpenShift
7 29 (6.97%) Serverless
8 21 (5.05%) SaaS
9 20 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (2.16%) GitHub
10 9 (2.16%) npm
11 6 (1.44%) IaaS
12 4 (0.96%) Boomi
13 3 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.72%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.72%) Route 53
14 2 (0.48%) Runscope
15 1 (0.24%) Basecamp
15 1 (0.24%) NuGet
15 1 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (15.63%) HTTP
2 29 (6.97%) TCP/IP
3 27 (6.49%) FTP
4 23 (5.53%) Firewall
5 21 (5.05%) NAS
5 21 (5.05%) SAN
6 20 (4.81%) Internet
7 15 (3.61%) SSH
7 15 (3.61%) Telnet
8 10 (2.40%) AMQP
9 8 (1.92%) DNS
9 8 (1.92%) SSL
10 6 (1.44%) BIG-IP
10 6 (1.44%) DHCP
10 6 (1.44%) IPsec
10 6 (1.44%) VLAN
11 5 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (1.20%) ICMP
11 5 (1.20%) IMAP
11 5 (1.20%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 66 (15.87%) Relational Database
3 48 (11.54%) MySQL
4 40 (9.62%) NoSQL
5 39 (9.38%) Oracle Database
6 36 (8.65%) RDBMS
7 27 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (5.05%) MongoDB
9 16 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (3.13%) Couchbase
11 11 (2.64%) Big Data
12 10 (2.40%) DB2
12 10 (2.40%) Hadoop
13 7 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (1.68%) Redis
14 5 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.96%) NonStop SQL
15 4 (0.96%) QlikView
15 4 (0.96%) solidDB
15 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 72 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 70 (16.83%) Maven
3 62 (14.90%) JIRA
4 45 (10.82%) Jenkins
5 36 (8.65%) Subversion
6 33 (7.93%) Bitbucket
7 31 (7.45%) TeamCity
8 26 (6.25%) Eclipse
9 24 (5.77%) JUnit
10 23 (5.53%) NUnit
11 21 (5.05%) Ant
12 20 (4.81%) Gradle
12 20 (4.81%) Moq
13 19 (4.57%) Artifactory
13 19 (4.57%) IntelliJ
13 19 (4.57%) NCrunch
13 19 (4.57%) NetBeans
13 19 (4.57%) ReSharper
14 14 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 145 (34.86%) Finance
2 74 (17.79%) Retail
3 57 (13.70%) Banking
4 13 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 11 (2.64%) Marketing
6 9 (2.16%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.68%) French Language
7 7 (1.68%) Front Office
7 7 (1.68%) German Language
8 6 (1.44%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.20%) Advertising
10 4 (0.96%) Back Office
11 2 (0.48%) International Banking
11 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.24%) Games
12 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 133 (31.97%) Developer
2 82 (19.71%) Architect
3 42 (10.10%) Java Developer
4 41 (9.86%) Support Engineer
5 39 (9.38%) Cloud Architect
6 37 (8.89%) Analyst
7 36 (8.65%) Senior Developer
8 23 (5.53%) C# Developer
8 23 (5.53%) Senior Support Engineer
9 21 (5.05%) Integration Developer
9 21 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
10 20 (4.81%) Technical Architect
11 19 (4.57%) DevOps Engineer
11 19 (4.57%) Integration Engineer
11 19 (4.57%) Java Architect
11 19 (4.57%) Senior C# Developer
11 19 (4.57%) Senior Integration Engineer
12 17 (4.09%) Cloud Developer
13 16 (3.85%) E-Commerce Product Owner
13 16 (3.85%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (30.53%) Web Services
2 111 (26.68%) XML
3 109 (26.20%) Spring
4 106 (25.48%) Java EE
5 103 (24.76%) Middleware
6 102 (24.52%) WebSphere MQ
7 84 (20.19%) REST
8 74 (17.79%) SOAP
9 71 (17.07%) Spring Boot
10 70 (16.83%) J2EE
11 69 (16.59%) JMS
12 65 (15.63%) .NET
13 62 (14.90%) IBM Integration Bus
14 48 (11.54%) HTML
15 43 (10.34%) JSON
16 41 (9.86%) Node.js
17 37 (8.89%) Spring Cloud
18 35 (8.41%) ASP.NET Web API
18 35 (8.41%) WCF
19 33 (7.93%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 76 (18.27%) Computer Science
2 66 (15.87%) Enterprise Software
3 54 (12.98%) Cloud Native
4 40 (9.62%) Fintech
5 38 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
6 35 (8.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 31 (7.45%) Blog
8 25 (6.01%) iPad
9 24 (5.77%) Self-Motivation
10 21 (5.05%) DataPower
11 19 (4.57%) Greenfield Project
12 17 (4.09%) User Experience
13 16 (3.85%) Public Cloud
14 15 (3.61%) Algorithms
15 13 (3.13%) AS400
15 13 (3.13%) iSeries
16 12 (2.88%) CMDB
17 11 (2.64%) Taxonomies
18 10 (2.40%) Management Information System
19 9 (2.16%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 78 (18.75%) Linux
2 68 (16.35%) Windows
3 60 (14.42%) Unix
4 49 (11.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 32 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 20 (4.81%) CentOS
7 11 (2.64%) AIX
7 11 (2.64%) Solaris
8 7 (1.68%) Android
8 7 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.44%) CoreOS
10 5 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.24%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.24%) Debian
12 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (46.63%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (30.29%) DevOps
3 110 (26.44%) Scrum
4 104 (25.00%) Microservices
5 89 (21.39%) SOA
6 80 (19.23%) E-Commerce
7 76 (18.27%) TDD
8 68 (16.35%) Continuous Integration
8 68 (16.35%) Re-Platforming
9 62 (14.90%) SDLC
10 58 (13.94%) Open Source
11 53 (12.74%) Software Engineering
12 49 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
13 48 (11.54%) Domain-Driven Design
14 47 (11.30%) The Twelve-Factor App
15 42 (10.10%) OO
15 42 (10.10%) Test Automation
16 41 (9.86%) High Availability
17 34 (8.17%) OOD
18 33 (7.93%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 261 (62.74%) Java
2 132 (31.73%) SQL
3 79 (18.99%) JavaScript
4 77 (18.51%) C#
5 68 (16.35%) Python
6 46 (11.06%) Shell Script
7 45 (10.82%) PowerShell
8 38 (9.13%) Bash Shell
9 36 (8.65%) Perl
10 30 (7.21%) PL/SQL
11 26 (6.25%) Go
12 13 (3.13%) RPG
13 12 (2.88%) C++
13 12 (2.88%) PHP
14 11 (2.64%) ANSI SQL
14 11 (2.64%) Ruby
15 10 (2.40%) Groovy
16 7 (1.68%) Java 8
17 6 (1.44%) Scala
18 4 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 100 (24.04%) Degree
2 30 (7.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 29 (6.97%) Master's Degree
4 9 (2.16%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.20%) ISEB
6 5 (1.20%) PMP
7 4 (0.96%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.48%) RHCE
9 1 (0.24%) CISSP
9 1 (0.24%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.53%) GCP
2 13 (3.13%) SLA
3 9 (2.16%) QA
4 4 (0.96%) GDPR
5 3 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.48%) HL7
6 2 (0.48%) MiFID
System Software
1 97 (23.32%) Docker
2 28 (6.73%) Oracle RAC
3 13 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.68%) iptables
5 6 (1.44%) VirtualBox
6 5 (1.20%) Samba
6 5 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.96%) OpenAM
8 3 (0.72%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.48%) vSphere
10 1 (0.24%) ACF2
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.24%) KVM
10 1 (0.24%) NFS
10 1 (0.24%) RACF
10 1 (0.24%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 73 (17.55%) Puppet
2 64 (15.38%) Kubernetes
3 56 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
4 54 (12.98%) Ansible
5 24 (5.77%) Salt
6 12 (2.88%) Automic
6 12 (2.88%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
7 11 (2.64%) Nagios
8 10 (2.40%) HAProxy
9 6 (1.44%) Control-M
9 6 (1.44%) vRealize
10 5 (1.20%) Rancher
10 5 (1.20%) Sysdig
11 3 (0.72%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.48%) QRadar
12 2 (0.48%) Terraform
12 2 (0.48%) WebSphere Cast Iron
13 1 (0.24%) Graylog
13 1 (0.24%) Kibana
13 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 197 (47.36%) IBM
2 194 (46.63%) Oracle
3 104 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 70 (16.83%) Google
5 66 (15.87%) Microsoft
6 63 (15.14%) SAP
7 61 (14.66%) hybris
8 57 (13.70%) ATG
9 37 (8.89%) TIBCO
10 33 (7.93%) Salesforce.com
11 31 (7.45%) Demandware
12 21 (5.05%) MuleSoft
12 21 (5.05%) OutSystems
12 21 (5.05%) Splunk
13 19 (4.57%) BEA
13 19 (4.57%) DevExpress
14 14 (3.37%) VMware
15 13 (3.13%) Sitecore
16 11 (2.64%) HP
17 9 (2.16%) WorldPay