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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > South East
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 470 391 311
Rank change year-on-year -79 -80 +150
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 26 22 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.14% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.99% 0.98% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 59
10th Percentile £43,000 - £35,250
25th Percentile £45,750 £48,750 £40,928
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +14.29%
75th Percentile £82,500 £63,750 £85,000
90th Percentile - £67,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,750
% change year-on-year +8.33% -8.75% +9.58%

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 2,639 2,235 1,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 11.70% 14.27% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,474 1,529 1,483
10th Percentile £28,825 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - -3.06%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing WebSphere as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WebSphere in the South East.

Salary trend for WebSphere in the South East

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing WebSphere in the South East over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -18 19 £80,000 - 4
Thames Valley -36 4 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire -1 3 £50,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -41 1 £55,000 -12.00%
Home Counties - 1 £39,000 -
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 19 (73.08%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 16 (61.54%) Spring
3 15 (57.69%) Degree
3 15 (57.69%) Payment Gateway
4 11 (42.31%) Unix
5 10 (38.46%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (38.46%) XML
5 10 (38.46%) IBM
5 10 (38.46%) Banking
5 10 (38.46%) Validation
6 9 (34.62%) Mobile App
6 9 (34.62%) Mobile Payment
6 9 (34.62%) W3C
6 9 (34.62%) Biometrics
6 9 (34.62%) Law
6 9 (34.62%) Struts
6 9 (34.62%) Web Services
6 9 (34.62%) JSP
6 9 (34.62%) Oracle
6 9 (34.62%) HTML
6 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
6 9 (34.62%) Compliance Management
6 9 (34.62%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 9 (34.62%) Contactless
6 9 (34.62%) Digital Banking
6 9 (34.62%) FIDO
6 9 (34.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
8 7 (26.92%) JBoss

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 10 (38.46%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 7 (26.92%) JBoss
4 5 (19.23%) Apache
5 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.85%) IIS
Business Applications
1 15 (57.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) AWS
1 3 (11.54%) PaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Azure
3 1 (3.85%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (19.23%) DB2
3 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Adabas
4 1 (3.85%) Big Data
4 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.85%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Banking
3 9 (34.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 9 (34.62%) Law
4 6 (23.08%) Financial Institution
5 3 (11.54%) Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) Social Skills
6 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (7.69%) Retail
7 1 (3.85%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Development Manager
1 9 (34.62%) Product Development Manager
1 9 (34.62%) Product Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Java Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Java Software Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Software Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Payments Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Java Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Software Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Software Design Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Mainframe Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Mainframe Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Integration Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Middleware Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) Spring
2 10 (38.46%) XML
3 9 (34.62%) FIDO
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) JSP
3 9 (34.62%) Struts
3 9 (34.62%) Web Services
4 7 (26.92%) Middleware
5 6 (23.08%) Java EE
6 4 (15.38%) LDAP
7 3 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (7.69%) .NET
8 2 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (7.69%) J2EE
9 1 (3.85%) EDI
9 1 (3.85%) Kafka
9 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (3.85%) React
9 1 (3.85%) SOAP
9 1 (3.85%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Contactless
1 9 (34.62%) Mobile App
1 9 (34.62%) Mobile Payment
1 9 (34.62%) W3C
2 6 (23.08%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.69%) DataPower
4 1 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Unix
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) MVS
4 1 (3.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Validation
2 9 (34.62%) Biometrics
2 9 (34.62%) Compliance Management
2 9 (34.62%) Digital Banking
2 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
2 9 (34.62%) Risk and Compliance Management
3 6 (23.08%) Cryptography
3 6 (23.08%) Data Security
3 6 (23.08%) Key Management
3 6 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Agile
4 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) Open Source
5 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Bash
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.85%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.85%) MBA
4 1 (3.85%) PhD
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) OpenAM
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.85%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) IBM
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) Veritas
5 1 (3.85%) CyberSource
5 1 (3.85%) ForgeRock
5 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.85%) VMware