Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 386 400 305
Rank change year-on-year +14 -95 +29
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 160 143 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.53% 0.48% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.05% 2.62% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 124 104 348
South East median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.27% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £34,643 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £79,625 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 5,241 5,456 7,172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.20% 18.38% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4,410 4,627 6,277
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -2 106 £64,250 +11.74% 3
Berkshire +3 88 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Hampshire -4 32 £50,000 -13.04% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 18 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Surrey +23 12 £60,000 +100.00% 1
West Sussex - 3 £48,500 -
Kent +2 2 - -
East Sussex -19 1 £57,850 +54.27%
Middlesex - 1 £90,000 -
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 74 (46.25%) Oracle
2 64 (40.00%) SQL
3 62 (38.75%) SQL Server
3 62 (38.75%) Windows
4 58 (36.25%) .NET
4 58 (36.25%) Java
5 56 (35.00%) IBM
6 54 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (31.25%) JBoss
8 48 (30.00%) WebLogic
8 48 (30.00%) Web Services
9 47 (29.38%) WebSphere MQ
9 47 (29.38%) Middleware
10 45 (28.13%) Microsoft
11 36 (22.50%) SOA
11 36 (22.50%) Problem-Solving
12 35 (21.88%) Apache
12 35 (21.88%) SOAP
12 35 (21.88%) TCP/IP
13 34 (21.25%) Tomcat
14 33 (20.63%) Active Directory
15 32 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
16 31 (19.38%) Scrum
16 31 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
16 31 (19.38%) REST
17 30 (18.75%) Finance
18 29 (18.13%) Salesforce.com
18 29 (18.13%) IIS
19 27 (16.88%) Linux
20 26 (16.25%) Unix

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 50 (31.25%) JBoss
2 48 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 35 (21.88%) Apache
4 34 (21.25%) Tomcat
5 32 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 29 (18.13%) IIS
7 21 (13.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 20 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (8.75%) IBM Notes
10 9 (5.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 4 (2.50%) Apache Solr
11 4 (2.50%) Confluence
11 4 (2.50%) Liferay
11 4 (2.50%) nginx
11 4 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (2.50%) WebLogic Portal
12 3 (1.88%) CICS
12 3 (1.88%) FileNet
12 3 (1.88%) SAS
13 2 (1.25%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Maximo
2 3 (1.88%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (0.63%) Magento
3 1 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.63%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (14.38%) Office 365
3 17 (10.63%) SaaS
4 10 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (3.75%) IaaS
5 6 (3.75%) PaaS
6 2 (1.25%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (1.25%) Boomi
7 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.63%) GitHub
7 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 35 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 25 (15.63%) HTTP
3 23 (14.38%) LAN
3 23 (14.38%) WAN
4 18 (11.25%) Firewall
5 17 (10.63%) Internet
6 15 (9.38%) Wireshark
7 10 (6.25%) FTP
7 10 (6.25%) SAN
8 9 (5.63%) NAS
9 7 (4.38%) DNS
9 7 (4.38%) SSL
10 5 (3.13%) ATM
11 3 (1.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (38.75%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.63%) MySQL
2 17 (10.63%) Relational Database
3 16 (10.00%) DB2
3 16 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (8.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.63%) RDBMS
6 7 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.75%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.88%) DB2 UDB
9 3 (1.88%) Informix
10 2 (1.25%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.25%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.63%) GIS
11 1 (0.63%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 12 (7.50%) Eclipse
1 12 (7.50%) Maven
2 11 (6.88%) JIRA
3 10 (6.25%) IntelliJ
3 10 (6.25%) NetBeans
4 8 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.13%) JUnit
5 5 (3.13%) Selenium
6 4 (2.50%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.50%) Subversion
7 3 (1.88%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.88%) Introscope
8 2 (1.25%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.25%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.63%) Bundler
9 1 (0.63%) GitLab
9 1 (0.63%) Gradle
9 1 (0.63%) gulp
General
1 30 (18.75%) Finance
2 13 (8.13%) Banking
3 4 (2.50%) Retail
4 3 (1.88%) Back Office
4 3 (1.88%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.88%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.88%) Wholesale Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 47 (29.38%) Analyst
2 31 (19.38%) Developer
3 25 (15.63%) Architect
4 21 (13.13%) Applications Support
5 20 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 18 (11.25%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (10.63%) Support Analyst
8 15 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
9 14 (8.75%) BizTalk Developer
9 14 (8.75%) Java Developer
10 13 (8.13%) IT Analyst
10 13 (8.13%) IT Support
10 13 (8.13%) IT Support Analyst
11 12 (7.50%) Lead Developer
12 11 (6.88%) Applications Engineer
12 11 (6.88%) Linux Engineer
12 11 (6.88%) Technical Engineer
12 11 (6.88%) Technical Support
12 11 (6.88%) Technical Support Engineer
13 10 (6.25%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (36.25%) .NET
2 48 (30.00%) Web Services
3 47 (29.38%) Middleware
3 47 (29.38%) WebSphere MQ
4 35 (21.88%) SOAP
5 31 (19.38%) REST
6 23 (14.38%) HTML
7 21 (13.13%) CSS
8 19 (11.88%) Java EE
9 17 (10.63%) Ajax
9 17 (10.63%) Spring
9 17 (10.63%) XML
10 16 (10.00%) J2EE
11 15 (9.38%) .NET Framework
11 15 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
12 14 (8.75%) XSLT
13 13 (8.13%) WCF
14 12 (7.50%) Java SE
14 12 (7.50%) JMS
15 11 (6.88%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (13.13%) Mainframe
3 17 (10.63%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (9.38%) Management Information System
5 14 (8.75%) iSeries
6 9 (5.63%) AS400
7 7 (4.38%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (2.50%) Clustering
11 3 (1.88%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.88%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (1.88%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.88%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.88%) User Experience
12 1 (0.63%) Fintech
12 1 (0.63%) Minimum Viable Product
12 1 (0.63%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 62 (38.75%) Windows
2 27 (16.88%) Linux
3 26 (16.25%) Unix
3 26 (16.25%) Windows Server
4 9 (5.63%) AIX
4 9 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.75%) Windows 2000
6 2 (1.25%) Solaris
7 1 (0.63%) Android
7 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.63%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.75%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (22.50%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (22.50%) SOA
3 31 (19.38%) Scrum
4 22 (13.75%) DevOps
5 20 (12.50%) Migration
6 19 (11.88%) Open Source
6 19 (11.88%) TOGAF
7 18 (11.25%) Enterprise Architecture
8 17 (10.63%) Problem Management
9 16 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
9 16 (10.00%) Release Management
9 16 (10.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 15 (9.38%) Asset Management
10 15 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (9.38%) ITSM
10 15 (9.38%) Software Engineering
10 15 (9.38%) TDD
10 15 (9.38%) Value Proposition
10 15 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 64 (40.00%) SQL
2 58 (36.25%) Java
3 23 (14.38%) JavaScript
4 21 (13.13%) C#
5 13 (8.13%) Bash Shell
5 13 (8.13%) PowerShell
6 12 (7.50%) Perl
7 10 (6.25%) Python
8 9 (5.63%) C
9 7 (4.38%) C++
10 6 (3.75%) COBOL
10 6 (3.75%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.88%) Jython
11 3 (1.88%) Korn
11 3 (1.88%) PHP
11 3 (1.88%) PL/1
11 3 (1.88%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.88%) REXX
11 3 (1.88%) VB
11 3 (1.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (13.13%) Degree
2 4 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.50%) TOGAF Certification
3 3 (1.88%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (1.88%) ISEB
3 3 (1.88%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.88%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.88%) PMP
4 2 (1.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.38%) QA
2 5 (3.13%) PMO
3 2 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (20.63%) Active Directory
2 23 (14.38%) Hyper-V
3 9 (5.63%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (3.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 3 (1.88%) ACF2
5 3 (1.88%) Docker
5 3 (1.88%) OpenAM
5 3 (1.88%) RACF
5 3 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (14.38%) SCOM
2 15 (9.38%) OPNET
2 15 (9.38%) SCCM
3 13 (8.13%) Puppet
4 10 (6.25%) Tivoli
5 8 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (1.88%) Ansible
6 3 (1.88%) CA Wily
6 3 (1.88%) HP ALM
6 3 (1.88%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 74 (46.25%) Oracle
2 56 (35.00%) IBM
3 45 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 29 (18.13%) Salesforce.com
5 23 (14.38%) Riverbed
5 23 (14.38%) SolarWinds
6 18 (11.25%) Dynatrace
7 16 (10.00%) TIBCO
8 15 (9.38%) SAP
9 14 (8.75%) Citrix
9 14 (8.75%) Lotus
10 13 (8.13%) Red Hat
11 10 (6.25%) BEA
12 8 (5.00%) ServiceNow
13 6 (3.75%) MuleSoft
13 6 (3.75%) Sybase
14 3 (1.88%) Cognizant
14 3 (1.88%) HP
14 3 (1.88%) Vignette
14 3 (1.88%) webMethods