Period
to 24 November 2017

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

IBM WebSphere
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 283 242 228
Rank change year-on-year -41 -14 +12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 47 108 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.46% 0.99% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.61% 4.45% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 45 99 124
South West median annual salary £44,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,250 £28,750 £19,675
90th Percentile £64,500 £78,750 £62,125
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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1800 2427 2451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.52% 22.29% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 2050 2087
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £24,650
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £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 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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Bristol -50 22 £57,500 -11.54% 1
Gloucestershire +30 20 £37,500 -31.82% 2
Wiltshire -17 5 £35,000 +7.69%
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 40 (85.11%) Java
2 31 (65.96%) Oracle
2 31 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (61.70%) Spring
3 29 (61.70%) WebLogic
4 28 (59.57%) SQL
4 28 (59.57%) Eclipse
4 28 (59.57%) Software Engineering
5 27 (57.45%) IBM
5 27 (57.45%) Git (software)
6 25 (53.19%) Apache
7 24 (51.06%) Tomcat
7 24 (51.06%) Maven
8 23 (48.94%) MongoDB
9 22 (46.81%) J2EE
9 22 (46.81%) SOAP
10 21 (44.68%) Scrum
11 20 (42.55%) XML
11 20 (42.55%) Amazon AWS
11 20 (42.55%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (40.43%) TDD
13 18 (38.30%) MySQL
14 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
14 17 (36.17%) JMS
14 17 (36.17%) Mule ESB
14 17 (36.17%) Continuous Deployment
14 17 (36.17%) Anypoint
15 16 (34.04%) HTML
15 16 (34.04%) Linux
15 16 (34.04%) BDD

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 29 (61.70%) WebLogic
2 25 (53.19%) Apache
3 24 (51.06%) Tomcat
4 17 (36.17%) Anypoint
4 17 (36.17%) Mule ESB
5 15 (31.91%) Mule
6 14 (29.79%) JBoss
7 12 (25.53%) GlassFish
8 10 (21.28%) Confluence
9 4 (8.51%) Alfresco
9 4 (8.51%) Joomla!
9 4 (8.51%) OpenStack
10 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
10 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (4.26%) CloudStack
12 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
12 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (2.13%) Jetty
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.13%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.13%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (42.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.51%) GitHub
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Firewall
2 3 (6.38%) DHCP
2 3 (6.38%) DNS
2 3 (6.38%) iSCSI
2 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.38%) VLAN
2 3 (6.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (48.94%) MongoDB
2 18 (38.30%) MySQL
3 14 (29.79%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (29.79%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.51%) MS Access
5 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.26%) Big Data
7 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
7 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.13%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.13%) OrientDB
7 1 (2.13%) Redis
7 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.13%) Riak
Development Applications
1 28 (59.57%) Eclipse
2 27 (57.45%) Git (software)
3 24 (51.06%) Maven
4 15 (31.91%) JIRA
5 13 (27.66%) SoapUI
6 12 (25.53%) Gradle
7 11 (23.40%) JUnit
8 10 (21.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (21.28%) Cucumber
9 7 (14.89%) Ant
9 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
10 6 (12.77%) Subversion
11 4 (8.51%) Eclipse RCP
11 4 (8.51%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
13 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
13 1 (2.13%) MSTest
13 1 (2.13%) Selenium
13 1 (2.13%) TestNG
13 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) French Language
3 4 (8.51%) German Language
4 1 (2.13%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Software Engineer
2 19 (40.43%) Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Senior Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Senior Software Developer
5 8 (17.02%) Software Developer
6 7 (14.89%) Lead Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Lead Software Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
8 4 (8.51%) Graduate Java Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Java Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Junior
8 4 (8.51%) Junior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (61.70%) Spring
2 22 (46.81%) J2EE
2 22 (46.81%) SOAP
3 20 (42.55%) XML
4 17 (36.17%) JMS
5 16 (34.04%) HTML
6 15 (31.91%) Hibernate
6 15 (31.91%) REST
7 14 (29.79%) WSDL
8 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
8 13 (27.66%) JSON
8 13 (27.66%) XSD
9 12 (25.53%) XSLT
10 11 (23.40%) Web Services
11 10 (21.28%) RAML
12 8 (17.02%) CSS
13 7 (14.89%) CSS3
13 7 (14.89%) RESTful
13 7 (14.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (14.89%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.38%) Clustering
2 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.38%) Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 10 (21.28%) Unix
3 9 (19.15%) Windows
4 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.51%) Android
5 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (59.57%) Software Engineering
3 21 (44.68%) Scrum
4 20 (42.55%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (40.43%) TDD
6 17 (36.17%) Continuous Deployment
7 16 (34.04%) BDD
8 11 (23.40%) Software Delivery
9 10 (21.28%) API Design
9 10 (21.28%) Release Management
9 10 (21.28%) Test Automation
9 10 (21.28%) User Stories
10 7 (14.89%) Inversion of Control
10 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
10 7 (14.89%) SDLC
11 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (12.77%) ITIL
11 6 (12.77%) Service Management
12 4 (8.51%) DevOps
12 4 (8.51%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (85.11%) Java
2 28 (59.57%) SQL
3 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.53%) Groovy
4 12 (25.53%) XPath
5 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
6 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.64%) PHP
6 5 (10.64%) Python
7 4 (8.51%) Delphi
7 4 (8.51%) Pascal
7 4 (8.51%) VBA
8 3 (6.38%) AWK
8 3 (6.38%) C
8 3 (6.38%) sed
8 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.26%) Ruby
10 1 (2.13%) C++
10 1 (2.13%) Go
10 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) NFS
2 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (6.38%) XenApp
3 2 (4.26%) vSphere
3 2 (4.26%) Xen
3 2 (4.26%) XenServer
4 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) CloudHub
2 5 (10.64%) Ansible
2 5 (10.64%) Nagios
2 5 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.64%) Puppet
3 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (6.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (6.38%) vMotion
4 2 (4.26%) Cobbler
4 2 (4.26%) Salt
4 2 (4.26%) Terraform
4 2 (4.26%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.13%) Kibana
5 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.13%) logstash
5 1 (2.13%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 31 (65.96%) Oracle
2 27 (57.45%) IBM
3 10 (21.28%) MuleSoft
4 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.51%) VMware
6 3 (6.38%) Citrix
6 3 (6.38%) NetApp
6 3 (6.38%) Symantec
7 2 (4.26%) EnterpriseDB
7 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.13%) Siebel
8 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.13%) webMethods