Period
to 21 September 2019

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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 461 429 434
Rank change year-on-year -32 +5 -107
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 49 115 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.26% 2.31% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 44 100 85
South East median annual salary £53,750 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.42% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £34,643 £34,643 £36,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 3,878 4,973 5,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.03% 16.81% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,052 4,201 4,391
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,025 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £65,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 21 September 2019.

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 September 2019. 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 +8 26 £62,500 +4.17% 3
Hampshire -13 18 £34,643 -42.26%
Buckinghamshire +1 14 £57,500 +6.98% 1
Berkshire +7 12 £62,500 -12.59% 2
East Sussex - 5 £79,500 -
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 32 (65.31%) IBM
2 24 (48.98%) Java
3 21 (42.86%) SQL
4 20 (40.82%) Windows
5 18 (36.73%) Incident Management
6 16 (32.65%) Tivoli
6 16 (32.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 16 (32.65%) Mainframe
6 16 (32.65%) AIX
6 16 (32.65%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (30.61%) Task Automation
7 15 (30.61%) Oracle
7 15 (30.61%) DB2
7 15 (30.61%) Windows 2000
8 14 (28.57%) Maximo
8 14 (28.57%) Change Management
8 14 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
9 12 (24.49%) Web Services
10 11 (22.45%) J2EE
10 11 (22.45%) Eclipse
10 11 (22.45%) Microservices
11 10 (20.41%) IBM Mainframe
11 10 (20.41%) SOAP
11 10 (20.41%) Struts
11 10 (20.41%) UML
11 10 (20.41%) JBoss
11 10 (20.41%) RAD
12 9 (18.37%) HTML
12 9 (18.37%) Finance

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 14 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (20.41%) JBoss
3 7 (14.29%) GlassFish
4 5 (10.20%) WebLogic
5 4 (8.16%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.08%) CICS
6 2 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) AWS
1 3 (6.12%) Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) DB2
2 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
3 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
4 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.08%) MySQL
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Eclipse
2 8 (16.33%) Maven
3 6 (12.24%) Selenium
4 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.12%) JIRA
5 2 (4.08%) Subversion
5 2 (4.08%) XPEDITER
6 1 (2.04%) FishEye
6 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.04%) JUnit
6 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Automotive
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Developer
2 17 (34.69%) Java Developer
3 16 (32.65%) Analyst
4 15 (30.61%) Operations Analyst
5 13 (26.53%) IT Analyst
5 13 (26.53%) IT Operations Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) DBA
7 2 (4.08%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.08%) Performance Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Operations Manager
7 2 (4.08%) WebLogic Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) Web Services
2 11 (22.45%) J2EE
3 10 (20.41%) SOAP
3 10 (20.41%) Struts
4 9 (18.37%) HTML
5 8 (16.33%) CSS
6 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 7 (14.29%) Dojo
6 7 (14.29%) Spring
7 6 (12.24%) Ajax
7 6 (12.24%) Gherkin
7 6 (12.24%) Hibernate
8 5 (10.20%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (8.16%) Middleware
10 2 (4.08%) Java EE
10 2 (4.08%) Kafka
10 2 (4.08%) OAuth
10 2 (4.08%) OpenID
10 2 (4.08%) REST
10 2 (4.08%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Mainframe
1 16 (32.65%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (20.41%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (4.08%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.04%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.82%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) AIX
3 15 (30.61%) Windows 2000
4 6 (12.24%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Incident Management
2 15 (30.61%) Task Automation
3 14 (28.57%) Change Management
4 11 (22.45%) Microservices
5 10 (20.41%) RAD
5 10 (20.41%) UML
6 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.29%) TDD
8 6 (12.24%) Continuous Deployment
8 6 (12.24%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (8.16%) DevOps
9 4 (8.16%) Tech Ops
10 3 (6.12%) Scrum
10 3 (6.12%) Test Automation
10 3 (6.12%) User Stories
11 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (4.08%) OWASP
11 2 (4.08%) Process Improvement
11 2 (4.08%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (48.98%) Java
2 21 (42.86%) SQL
3 8 (16.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.16%) COBOL
5 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.08%) C
5 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.08%) Python
5 2 (4.08%) Ruby
6 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) CEH
1 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (4.08%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 7 (14.29%) Docker
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (32.65%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.08%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.08%) Perfmon
3 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) IBM
2 15 (30.61%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Compuware
3 2 (4.08%) Dynatrace
3 2 (4.08%) Guidewire
3 2 (4.08%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
3 2 (4.08%) Splunk
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Coremetrics
4 1 (2.04%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) hybris
4 1 (2.04%) Lotus
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com