The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 74 71 76
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.14% 0.94% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.81% 6.90% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £75,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 124 87 127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 17.77% 13.64% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 118 66 116
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +21.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing WebSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Oxford

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Oxford

WebSphere
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Oxford region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM