Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 328 299 281
Rank change year-on-year -29 -18 -26
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 57 121 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.37% 0.67% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.41% 4.20% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 46 94 147
Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £34,375 £37,500 £36,050
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2369 2884 2984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.58% 15.95% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1951 2259 2409
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,850
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in the Midlands

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere in the Midlands.

Salary trend for WebSphere in the Midlands

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in the Midlands

WebSphere
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
West Midlands -22 40 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +10 16 £55,000 +10.00%
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (57.89%) Java
2 33 (57.89%) Oracle
3 32 (56.14%) IBM
4 28 (49.12%) JBoss
5 23 (40.35%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (38.60%) Scrum
7 21 (36.84%) Spring
8 19 (33.33%) OpenStack
9 18 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (28.07%) J2EE
10 16 (28.07%) SQL
11 15 (26.32%) Hibernate
11 15 (26.32%) Puppet
11 15 (26.32%) Retail
11 15 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (26.32%) Ansible
12 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
12 14 (24.56%) Spring MVC
12 14 (24.56%) Kanban
12 14 (24.56%) MVC
12 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
12 14 (24.56%) WebLogic
12 14 (24.56%) RUP
13 12 (21.05%) JPA
13 12 (21.05%) REST
14 11 (19.30%) SOAP
14 11 (19.30%) Linux
14 11 (19.30%) MySQL
14 11 (19.30%) Terraform

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 28 (49.12%) JBoss
2 19 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 14 (24.56%) WebLogic
4 10 (17.54%) Tomcat
5 6 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (8.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (7.02%) Apache Spark
7 4 (7.02%) CloudStack
7 4 (7.02%) GlassFish
8 3 (5.26%) Jetty
9 2 (3.51%) Apache
9 2 (3.51%) Apache Solr
9 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (3.51%) NetWeaver
10 1 (1.75%) Apache Pig
10 1 (1.75%) CMS
10 1 (1.75%) iPlanet
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 23 (40.35%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.75%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.75%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) AMQP
2 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) MySQL
2 9 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (14.04%) MariaDB
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
4 7 (12.28%) DB2
5 6 (10.53%) Big Data
5 6 (10.53%) Hadoop
5 6 (10.53%) MongoDB
6 4 (7.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
6 4 (7.02%) Riak
7 3 (5.26%) Couchbase
7 3 (5.26%) Redis
8 2 (3.51%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.51%) SAP BW
8 2 (3.51%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.02%) Subversion
3 4 (7.02%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.26%) WebLogic Workshop
5 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.51%) JIRA
5 2 (3.51%) Selenium
5 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.75%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.75%) gulp
6 1 (1.75%) JUnit
6 1 (1.75%) Maven
6 1 (1.75%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.75%) webpack
General
1 15 (26.32%) Retail
2 9 (15.79%) Finance
3 6 (10.53%) Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.26%) Marketing
6 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Back Office
7 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.75%) Law
7 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Developer
2 18 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 7 (12.28%) WebSphere Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Account Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Administrator
5 3 (5.26%) Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Architect
5 3 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Junior
5 3 (5.26%) Junior Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Junior Java Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Sales Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) SAP Administrator
6 2 (3.51%) SAP Basis Administrator
6 2 (3.51%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) Spring
2 16 (28.07%) J2EE
3 15 (26.32%) Hibernate
4 14 (24.56%) Spring MVC
5 12 (21.05%) JPA
5 12 (21.05%) REST
6 11 (19.30%) SOAP
7 10 (17.54%) Web Services
8 8 (14.04%) Java EE
8 8 (14.04%) Middleware
9 6 (10.53%) .NET
9 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
9 6 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
9 6 (10.53%) MSMQ
10 4 (7.02%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (7.02%) XSLT
11 3 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (5.26%) HTML
11 3 (5.26%) LAMP
11 3 (5.26%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) DataPower
3 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) Blog
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) Fintech
4 1 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.75%) LPAR
4 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Linux
2 10 (17.54%) Windows
3 8 (14.04%) Unix
4 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) AIX
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (61.40%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) Scrum
3 14 (24.56%) Kanban
3 14 (24.56%) MVC
3 14 (24.56%) RUP
4 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (14.04%) E-Commerce
4 8 (14.04%) ITIL
5 7 (12.28%) DevOps
5 7 (12.28%) DSDM
5 7 (12.28%) SOA
6 6 (10.53%) SDLC
7 5 (8.77%) B2B
7 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.02%) B2C
8 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
8 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.02%) OWASP
8 4 (7.02%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) Java
2 16 (28.07%) SQL
3 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.28%) Python
5 5 (8.77%) Bash Shell
5 5 (8.77%) Ruby
5 5 (8.77%) XPath
6 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.51%) ABAP
8 1 (1.75%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.75%) C
8 1 (1.75%) C#
8 1 (1.75%) ES6
8 1 (1.75%) Go
8 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.75%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) OCP
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle Certification
2 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) APMP
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) COBIT
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) Docker
2 4 (7.02%) vSphere
2 4 (7.02%) Xen
2 4 (7.02%) XenServer
3 1 (1.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.75%) HDFS
3 1 (1.75%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (26.32%) Ansible
1 15 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (26.32%) Puppet
2 11 (19.30%) Terraform
3 7 (12.28%) Kubernetes
4 5 (8.77%) Cobbler
5 4 (7.02%) Tivoli
6 3 (5.26%) Salt
7 2 (3.51%) Kibana
7 2 (3.51%) logstash
8 1 (1.75%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (1.75%) Mesos
8 1 (1.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (57.89%) Oracle
2 32 (56.14%) IBM
3 6 (10.53%) hybris
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.02%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (5.26%) SAP
7 2 (3.51%) Google
7 2 (3.51%) MuleSoft
7 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.51%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.75%) Adobe
8 1 (1.75%) ATG
8 1 (1.75%) Black Duck
8 1 (1.75%) Demandware
8 1 (1.75%) Teradata
8 1 (1.75%) Unisys
8 1 (1.75%) Veracode
8 1 (1.75%) WSO2