Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England > South West
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 308 292 232
Rank change year-on-year -16 -60 -8
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 11 49 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.48% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.76% 2.75% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 10 42 98
South West median annual salary £46,250 £53,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.95% -2.27% +22.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,625 £62,250 £71,625
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +7.84%

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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,446 1,781 2,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 14.33% 17.50% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,209 1,441 1,799
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £26,650 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £60,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +6.45% +3.33%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in the South West

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in the South West

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in the South West over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in the South West

WebSphere
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 February 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
Bristol -20 7 £37,500 -30.23% 3
Gloucestershire +1 2 £55,000 +2.33% 1
Wiltshire -8 2 £60,000 - 7
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 West region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
1 9 (81.82%) IBM
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) Java EE
4 6 (54.55%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (45.45%) XHTML
5 5 (45.45%) JMS
5 5 (45.45%) UDDI
5 5 (45.45%) WSDL
5 5 (45.45%) SOAP
5 5 (45.45%) XML
5 5 (45.45%) XSLT
5 5 (45.45%) Degree
5 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
5 5 (45.45%) IBM Sterling
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) Law
5 5 (45.45%) Tandem
5 5 (45.45%) JSF
5 5 (45.45%) JAX-RS
5 5 (45.45%) JAX-WS
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
5 5 (45.45%) SDLC

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 3 (27.27%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
3 2 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (9.09%) GlassFish
4 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
3 2 (18.18%) Big Data
3 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) OrientDB
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) Java EE
2 6 (54.55%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (45.45%) JAX-RS
3 5 (45.45%) JAX-WS
3 5 (45.45%) JMS
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) JSF
3 5 (45.45%) SOAP
3 5 (45.45%) UDDI
3 5 (45.45%) WSDL
3 5 (45.45%) XHTML
3 5 (45.45%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) XSLT
4 2 (18.18%) CSS3
4 2 (18.18%) HTML5
4 2 (18.18%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Tandem
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) HPUX
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
1 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
1 8 (72.73%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
2 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) IBM
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) VMware