Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 530 519 576
Rank change year-on-year -11 +57 -40
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 22 68 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.072% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.42% 1.05% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 22 57 47
South East median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +61.97% -21.11%
10th Percentile £46,825 £40,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,250 £67,500 £56,850
England median annual salary £61,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +6.96% +9.52% +10.53%

WebSphere Application Server 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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 5300 6467 8299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.44% 18.38% 19.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4457 5514 7035
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,750 £25,868
90th Percentile £65,750 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +5.88%

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing WebSphere Application Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in the South East

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in the South East.

Salary trend for WebSphere Application Server in the South East

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere Application Server in the South East

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Thames Valley +19 9 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire +9 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Surrey +11 7 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Hampshire +6 6 £52,500 -4.55%
Berkshire +27 1 £62,500 +8.70%
WebSphere Application Server
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 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 South East region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 22 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (63.64%) JBoss
3 11 (50.00%) Unix
4 10 (45.45%) Web Services
4 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) Finance
5 9 (40.91%) Java
6 8 (36.36%) Solaris
6 8 (36.36%) Linux
6 8 (36.36%) Middleware
7 6 (27.27%) Oracle
7 6 (27.27%) Apache
8 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
8 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
8 5 (22.73%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
8 5 (22.73%) Spring
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
9 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
9 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
9 4 (18.18%) Dojo
9 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
9 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
9 4 (18.18%) Change Management
9 4 (18.18%) J2EE
9 4 (18.18%) JUnit
9 4 (18.18%) OO
9 4 (18.18%) Windows
9 4 (18.18%) AIX

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 22 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (63.64%) JBoss
3 6 (27.27%) Apache
4 5 (22.73%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
6 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
7 1 (4.55%) CMS
7 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) SSL
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) LDAP
3 2 (9.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 4 (18.18%) JUnit
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
1 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Angular Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Platform Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Support Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Web Services
2 8 (36.36%) Middleware
3 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
3 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
3 5 (22.73%) Spring
4 4 (18.18%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) Dojo
4 4 (18.18%) HTML
4 4 (18.18%) J2EE
4 4 (18.18%) JSP
4 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (13.64%) Java EE
5 3 (13.64%) XML
6 2 (9.09%) Node.js
7 1 (4.55%) JMS
7 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Fintech
2 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Unix
2 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 8 (36.36%) Solaris
3 4 (18.18%) AIX
3 4 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
1 4 (18.18%) Change Management
1 4 (18.18%) OO
1 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.09%) DevOps
2 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.55%) BDD
3 1 (4.55%) Content Management
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (4.55%) Information Management
3 1 (4.55%) Kanban
3 1 (4.55%) Microservices
3 1 (4.55%) Proactive Management
3 1 (4.55%) SOA
3 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.64%) Jython
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (9.09%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) AppDynamics
3 2 (9.09%) CA
3 2 (9.09%) Sun
4 1 (4.55%) hybris