Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > South East
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 453 467 339
Rank change year-on-year +14 -128 -15
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 81 88 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.28% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.83% 1.64% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 59 70 207
South East median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £34,643 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 4,433 5,376 6,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.75% 17.24% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,701 4,521 5,368
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,425
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in the South East

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in the South East

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in the South East over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in the South East

WebSphere
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. 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 +1 39 £59,750 +19.50% 13
Buckinghamshire +36 30 £50,000 +3.09% 9
Hampshire +21 26 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Surrey +40 15 £65,000 +23.81% 2
Berkshire -20 9 £60,000 +20.00% 3
West Sussex - 1 £48,500 - 1
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 31 (38.27%) Oracle
2 28 (34.57%) Java
3 27 (33.33%) SQL
3 27 (33.33%) Unix
3 27 (33.33%) IBM
3 27 (33.33%) Finance
4 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (32.10%) Web Services
5 25 (30.86%) WebSphere MQ
6 24 (29.63%) Change Management
7 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
8 18 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
8 18 (22.22%) Windows
8 18 (22.22%) Linux
9 17 (20.99%) Tomcat
10 15 (18.52%) JBoss
10 15 (18.52%) J2EE
10 15 (18.52%) Incident Management
10 15 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (17.28%) Spring
11 14 (17.28%) SOA
12 13 (16.05%) .NET
12 13 (16.05%) C#
12 13 (16.05%) Middleware
12 13 (16.05%) BizTalk Server
12 13 (16.05%) TDD
12 13 (16.05%) Scrum
13 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (14.81%) WCF
13 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008

WebSphere
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 18 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 17 (20.99%) Tomcat
3 15 (18.52%) JBoss
4 13 (16.05%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (14.81%) WebLogic
6 7 (8.64%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
7 5 (6.17%) Alfresco
7 5 (6.17%) Apache
8 4 (4.94%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (2.47%) Confluence
9 2 (2.47%) Liferay
10 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.23%) CICS
10 1 (1.23%) FileNet
10 1 (1.23%) IIS
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Maximo
2 2 (2.47%) Magento
3 1 (1.23%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) IaaS
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.23%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.23%) PaaS
3 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) HTTP
2 9 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.17%) HTTPS
3 5 (6.17%) SAN
4 4 (4.94%) Kerberos
4 4 (4.94%) SSL
5 3 (3.70%) Firewall
5 3 (3.70%) Internet
6 2 (2.47%) Intranet
7 1 (1.23%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (12.35%) Relational Database
5 9 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 7 (8.64%) MySQL
7 6 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (4.94%) DB2
9 1 (1.23%) Big Data
9 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (6.17%) Introscope
2 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.94%) AutoIt
4 3 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.47%) JIRA
5 2 (2.47%) JUnit
5 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.23%) GitLab
6 1 (1.23%) SonarQube
General
1 27 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.47%) Electronics
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) Developer
2 19 (23.46%) Analyst
3 12 (14.81%) Applications Support
3 12 (14.81%) BizTalk Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Consultant
4 11 (13.58%) Technical Consultant
5 10 (12.35%) Lead Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Support Analyst
6 9 (11.11%) Technical Developer
6 9 (11.11%) Technical Leader
7 8 (9.88%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (9.88%) Architect
8 7 (8.64%) Middleware Engineer
8 7 (8.64%) Operations Analyst
9 6 (7.41%) Administrator
10 5 (6.17%) Java Developer
10 5 (6.17%) WebSphere Administrator
11 4 (4.94%) Payments Analyst
11 4 (4.94%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 4 (4.94%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.10%) Web Services
2 25 (30.86%) WebSphere MQ
3 15 (18.52%) J2EE
4 14 (17.28%) Spring
5 13 (16.05%) .NET
5 13 (16.05%) Middleware
6 12 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (14.81%) WCF
7 11 (13.58%) XSLT
8 10 (12.35%) Java EE
8 10 (12.35%) XML
9 9 (11.11%) SOAP
10 8 (9.88%) REST
11 6 (7.41%) LDAP
12 5 (6.17%) Hibernate
12 5 (6.17%) HTML
12 5 (6.17%) JDBC
12 5 (6.17%) JNDI
12 5 (6.17%) JSP
13 4 (4.94%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) Mainframe
3 4 (4.94%) Cyber Defence
3 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) Clustering
4 3 (3.70%) DataPower
5 2 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.23%) Replication
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.33%) Unix
2 18 (22.22%) Linux
2 18 (22.22%) Windows
3 11 (13.58%) AIX
4 7 (8.64%) Windows 2000
5 3 (3.70%) Solaris
6 1 (1.23%) Android
6 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.63%) Change Management
3 15 (18.52%) Incident Management
3 15 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (17.28%) SOA
5 13 (16.05%) Scrum
5 13 (16.05%) TDD
6 11 (13.58%) OO
6 11 (13.58%) OOD
7 10 (12.35%) B2B
8 9 (11.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 9 (11.11%) EAI
8 9 (11.11%) ITIL
8 9 (11.11%) Migration
9 7 (8.64%) Service Management
9 7 (8.64%) Task Automation
10 6 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (7.41%) DevOps
10 6 (7.41%) Load Balancing
10 6 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.57%) Java
2 27 (33.33%) SQL
3 13 (16.05%) C#
4 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.11%) Perl
6 8 (9.88%) PL/SQL
7 7 (8.64%) Jython
7 7 (8.64%) Korn
8 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.41%) Python
9 4 (4.94%) C
9 4 (4.94%) COBOL
9 4 (4.94%) Java 8
10 3 (3.70%) JCL
11 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.23%) PL/1
12 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.23%) REXX
12 1 (1.23%) VB
12 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) CISSP
2 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.47%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.23%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.23%) ISEB
5 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.23%) PMP
5 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 4 (4.94%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.23%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (8.64%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) Docker
4 1 (1.23%) ACF2
4 1 (1.23%) RACF
4 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
2 8 (9.88%) Tivoli
3 5 (6.17%) CA Wily
4 4 (4.94%) Ansible
5 1 (1.23%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.23%) HP ALM
5 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.23%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 1 (1.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (38.27%) Oracle
2 27 (33.33%) IBM
3 12 (14.81%) Remedy
4 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.64%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (6.17%) VMware
7 4 (4.94%) Cisco
8 3 (3.70%) Cognizant
9 2 (2.47%) AppDynamics
9 2 (2.47%) CA
9 2 (2.47%) Cognos
9 2 (2.47%) FatWire
9 2 (2.47%) hybris
9 2 (2.47%) Lotus
9 2 (2.47%) Sun
10 1 (1.23%) ATG
10 1 (1.23%) Gemalto
10 1 (1.23%) Moogsoft
10 1 (1.23%) MuleSoft
10 1 (1.23%) VocaLink