Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 461 318 340
Rank change year-on-year -143 +22 +5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 85 301 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.86% 0.86%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.59% 4.67% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 68 239 287
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.27% - +10.00%

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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 5362 6445 8257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.41% 18.43% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4513 5503 6989
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 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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 -71 53 £50,000 - 3
Berkshire -67 31 £50,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire +6 22 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Hampshire -23 19 £52,500 +23.53%
Surrey -18 8 £53,750 -10.42% 1
East Sussex +2 3 £37,500 -53.13%
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 South East region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 42 (49.41%) IBM
2 39 (45.88%) Java
3 35 (41.18%) Linux
4 34 (40.00%) Finance
5 28 (32.94%) JBoss
5 28 (32.94%) Unix
6 27 (31.76%) Tomcat
7 26 (30.59%) SQL
7 26 (30.59%) Oracle
8 25 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ
9 24 (28.24%) Windows
10 21 (24.71%) WebSphere Application Server
11 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
11 19 (22.35%) Web Services
12 18 (21.18%) XML
13 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
13 16 (18.82%) DevOps
14 15 (17.65%) Spring
15 14 (16.47%) HTML
15 14 (16.47%) .NET
15 14 (16.47%) DB2
15 14 (16.47%) ITIL
15 14 (16.47%) Apache
16 13 (15.29%) SOA
16 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
16 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (14.12%) IBM Integration Bus
17 12 (14.12%) Firewall
17 12 (14.12%) J2EE
18 11 (12.94%) WebLogic

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 28 (32.94%) JBoss
2 27 (31.76%) Tomcat
3 21 (24.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (16.47%) Apache
5 11 (12.94%) WebLogic
6 8 (9.41%) CMS
7 6 (7.06%) IBM HTTP Server
7 6 (7.06%) IIS
8 5 (5.88%) Apache Solr
8 5 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (3.53%) Confluence
10 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
10 2 (2.35%) WildFly
11 1 (1.18%) Apache Geronimo
11 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
11 1 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) EngageOne
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.35%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.18%) Maximo
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 1 (1.18%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.18%) GitHub
4 1 (1.18%) IaaS
4 1 (1.18%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) Firewall
2 10 (11.76%) HTTP
3 9 (10.59%) TCP/IP
4 7 (8.24%) LDAP
5 5 (5.88%) FTP
5 5 (5.88%) Internet
6 4 (4.71%) DNS
6 4 (4.71%) SSL
7 2 (2.35%) Broadband
7 2 (2.35%) SMS
8 1 (1.18%) LAN
8 1 (1.18%) SAN
8 1 (1.18%) SMTP
8 1 (1.18%) VLAN
8 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.47%) DB2
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.35%) MySQL
6 2 (2.35%) SAP BW
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Eclipse
2 7 (8.24%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.06%) Maven
4 4 (4.71%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.71%) IntelliJ
4 4 (4.71%) JUnit
4 4 (4.71%) NetBeans
4 4 (4.71%) Subversion
5 3 (3.53%) Buildbot
5 3 (3.53%) CruiseControl
5 3 (3.53%) JIRA
6 2 (2.35%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.18%) JMeter
7 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.18%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Banking
3 6 (7.06%) Marketing
4 5 (5.88%) Electronics
4 5 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 16 (18.82%) Developer
2 14 (16.47%) Administrator
3 13 (15.29%) Support Engineer
4 10 (11.76%) Applications Support
4 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (10.59%) Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Deployment Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Software Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Service Analyst
8 6 (7.06%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Architect
9 5 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Technical Support
9 5 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 19 (22.35%) Web Services
3 18 (21.18%) XML
4 15 (17.65%) Spring
5 14 (16.47%) .NET
5 14 (16.47%) HTML
6 12 (14.12%) IBM Integration Bus
6 12 (14.12%) J2EE
7 11 (12.94%) Hibernate
7 11 (12.94%) Middleware
8 10 (11.76%) REST
8 10 (11.76%) SOAP
9 9 (10.59%) Node.js
10 8 (9.41%) AngularJS
10 8 (9.41%) JSP
11 7 (8.24%) Java EE
11 7 (8.24%) XSLT
12 6 (7.06%) CSS
12 6 (7.06%) JMS
13 5 (5.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.76%) DataPower
3 9 (10.59%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (7.06%) Mainframe
4 6 (7.06%) SWIFT
5 3 (3.53%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.18%) Fintech
6 1 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.18%) Linux
2 28 (32.94%) Unix
3 24 (28.24%) Windows
4 9 (10.59%) AIX
5 8 (9.41%) Solaris
6 7 (8.24%) Windows Server
7 5 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.35%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.82%) DevOps
2 14 (16.47%) ITIL
3 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.29%) SOA
4 9 (10.59%) Microservices
4 9 (10.59%) Open Source
4 9 (10.59%) SDLC
5 8 (9.41%) Content Management
6 7 (8.24%) Software Engineering
7 6 (7.06%) Change Management
7 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (7.06%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 6 (7.06%) Scrum
8 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.88%) Change Control
8 5 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (5.88%) OO
8 5 (5.88%) Patch Management
8 5 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 39 (45.88%) Java
2 26 (30.59%) SQL
3 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.24%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.06%) Bash Shell
5 6 (7.06%) Python
6 4 (4.71%) C#
7 3 (3.53%) Jython
7 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.18%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.18%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.18%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.18%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.18%) Korn
8 1 (1.18%) PHP
8 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Degree
1 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) SLA
2 6 (7.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.18%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Docker
2 5 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (1.18%) GPFS
4 1 (1.18%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (4.71%) Ansible
4 3 (3.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (2.35%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.35%) Puppet
6 1 (1.18%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.18%) Kibana
6 1 (1.18%) logstash
6 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 42 (49.41%) IBM
2 26 (30.59%) Oracle
3 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.24%) SAP
4 7 (8.24%) TIBCO
5 5 (5.88%) Juniper
5 5 (5.88%) Kofax
5 5 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.71%) BEA
6 4 (4.71%) Citrix
6 4 (4.71%) VMware
7 3 (3.53%) Cognos
7 3 (3.53%) EMC
7 3 (3.53%) Fiserv
7 3 (3.53%) Guidewire
8 2 (2.35%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.35%) CA
8 2 (2.35%) Siebel
8 2 (2.35%) Sun
8 2 (2.35%) Teradata