Period
to 4 December 2021

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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > Midlands
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 299 204 324
Rank change year-on-year -95 +120 +6
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 28 13 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.26% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.30% 2.27% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 8
10th Percentile " " £50,000
25th Percentile £32,500 " £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 - £66,250
75th Percentile £38,125 " £73,125
90th Percentile £55,000 " £75,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £68,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -22.79% -9.33% +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 the Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,216 573 1,482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 11.37% 12.00% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 945 446 1,274
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,125 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,750 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in the Midlands

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in the Midlands

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing WebSphere in the Midlands over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

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 4 December 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 Midlands - 25 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -101 3 £65,000 - 2
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 24 (85.71%) IBM
3 23 (82.14%) WebSphere MQ
4 22 (78.57%) EFT
4 22 (78.57%) Waterfall
5 20 (71.43%) Legacy Applications
5 20 (71.43%) Middleware
5 20 (71.43%) FTP
5 20 (71.43%) HTTP
5 20 (71.43%) HTTPS
5 20 (71.43%) MS Visio
5 20 (71.43%) Windows
5 20 (71.43%) AIX
5 20 (71.43%) Linux
5 20 (71.43%) Bash Shell
5 20 (71.43%) Project Planning
6 18 (64.29%) Marketing
6 18 (64.29%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.86%) REST
8 4 (14.29%) Spring Batch
8 4 (14.29%) Spring Integration
8 4 (14.29%) CQRS
8 4 (14.29%) Node.js
8 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
8 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (14.29%) Apache Camel
8 4 (14.29%) AngularJS

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 4 (14.29%) Confluence
1 4 (14.29%) GlassFish
1 4 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (7.14%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (71.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Azure
1 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) FTP
1 20 (71.43%) HTTP
1 20 (71.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Adabas
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) JIRA
1 4 (14.29%) JUnit
1 4 (14.29%) Mockito
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Archiva
2 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) GitLab
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (64.29%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Public Speaking
2 1 (3.57%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Customer Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Adabas Natural Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Junior
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 20 (71.43%) Middleware
3 18 (64.29%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (17.86%) REST
5 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 4 (14.29%) Apache Camel
5 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 4 (14.29%) Hystrix
5 4 (14.29%) Java EE
5 4 (14.29%) Node.js
5 4 (14.29%) React
5 4 (14.29%) RESTful
5 4 (14.29%) Spring
5 4 (14.29%) Spring Batch
5 4 (14.29%) Spring Boot
5 4 (14.29%) Spring Integration
5 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (7.14%) XML
7 1 (3.57%) .NET
7 1 (3.57%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (78.57%) EFT
2 20 (71.43%) Legacy Applications
3 1 (3.57%) Blog
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) AIX
1 20 (71.43%) Linux
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (78.57%) Waterfall
3 20 (71.43%) Project Planning
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (14.29%) CQRS
4 4 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (14.29%) Microservices
4 4 (14.29%) MVC
4 4 (14.29%) Open Source
4 4 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
4 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.14%) Information Management
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Development
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) Software Quality Assurance
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 20 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) Java
4 4 (14.29%) Java 8
5 2 (7.14%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) COBOL
6 1 (3.57%) JCL
6 1 (3.57%) Natural
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 4 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) IBM
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft