The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 88 106
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 25 45 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.93% 2.51% 1.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.20% 12.10% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 40 23
Median salary £64,375 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.61% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £42,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Reading with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 205 372 390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 15.82% 20.71% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 156 326 302
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Reading

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Reading over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 39 (97.50%) Oracle
2 36 (90.00%) HTTP
3 35 (87.50%) Java
4 31 (77.50%) Tomcat
5 28 (70.00%) IBM
5 28 (70.00%) JBoss
6 27 (67.50%) Java EE
7 23 (57.50%) Eclipse
7 23 (57.50%) IntelliJ
7 23 (57.50%) Degree
7 23 (57.50%) NetBeans
7 23 (57.50%) Spring
7 23 (57.50%) Maven
8 21 (52.50%) REST
8 21 (52.50%) Web Services
8 21 (52.50%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 20 (50.00%) XML
9 20 (50.00%) SOAP
9 20 (50.00%) FTP
9 20 (50.00%) JMS
9 20 (50.00%) SOA
9 20 (50.00%) BEA
9 20 (50.00%) Internet
9 20 (50.00%) TIBCO
9 20 (50.00%) Java SE
9 20 (50.00%) Open Source
10 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
10 11 (27.50%) Linux
10 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 31 (77.50%) Tomcat
2 28 (70.00%) JBoss
3 20 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (27.50%) WebLogic
5 9 (22.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 8 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
7 7 (17.50%) Apache
8 3 (7.50%) IIS
9 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (90.00%) HTTP
2 20 (50.00%) FTP
2 20 (50.00%) Internet
3 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
4 7 (17.50%) SSL
5 6 (15.00%) LDAP
6 2 (5.00%) Firewall
7 1 (2.50%) DNS
7 1 (2.50%) NAS
7 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) DB2
1 8 (20.00%) MySQL
2 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (57.50%) Eclipse
1 23 (57.50%) IntelliJ
1 23 (57.50%) Maven
1 23 (57.50%) NetBeans
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Support Engineer
2 27 (67.50%) Technical Engineer
3 24 (60.00%) Technical Support
4 23 (57.50%) Technical Support Engineer
5 21 (52.50%) Senior Support Engineer
5 21 (52.50%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 20 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
6 20 (50.00%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 20 (50.00%) Senior Technical Support
6 20 (50.00%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
7 9 (22.50%) Applications Engineer
8 8 (20.00%) Applications Support
9 6 (15.00%) Applications Support Engineer
9 6 (15.00%) Unix Engineer
9 6 (15.00%) Unix Support
9 6 (15.00%) Unix Support Engineer
10 5 (12.50%) Unix Scripter
10 5 (12.50%) Unix Scripting Engineer
11 4 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (10.00%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) Java EE
2 23 (57.50%) Spring
3 21 (52.50%) REST
3 21 (52.50%) Web Services
4 20 (50.00%) Java SE
4 20 (50.00%) JMS
4 20 (50.00%) SOAP
4 20 (50.00%) XML
5 9 (22.50%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (7.50%) CSS
7 3 (7.50%) J2EE
7 3 (7.50%) RESTful
7 3 (7.50%) SAML
7 3 (7.50%) Struts
8 2 (5.00%) Middleware
9 1 (2.50%) JSON
9 1 (2.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (52.50%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (17.50%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Open Source
1 20 (50.00%) SOA
2 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
3 9 (22.50%) Customer Engagement
3 9 (22.50%) ITIL
4 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 8 (20.00%) RUP
4 8 (20.00%) SDLC
4 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 5 (12.50%) High Availability
6 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.00%) Task Automation
7 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL V2
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL V3
7 3 (7.50%) ITSM
7 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Service Management
8 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) Java
2 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
2 9 (22.50%) Perl
3 8 (20.00%) AWK
3 8 (20.00%) C++
3 8 (20.00%) Korn
3 8 (20.00%) Python
3 8 (20.00%) sed
3 8 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (17.50%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (57.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.50%) OpenAM
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (97.50%) Oracle
2 28 (70.00%) IBM
3 20 (50.00%) BEA
3 20 (50.00%) TIBCO
4 8 (20.00%) Ab Initio
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.50%) Sun
6 2 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat