Period
to 15 July 2018

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

IBM WebSphere
England > South West
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 325 239 209
Rank change year-on-year -86 -30 -1
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 33 106 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.30% 1.01% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.86% 5.71% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 93 146
South West median annual salary £53,750 £49,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.59% -10.00% +21.56%
10th Percentile £23,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £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 West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,776 1,857 2,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.30% 17.63% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,383 1,561 2,236
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 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 15 July 2018.

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 15 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
Bristol -23 25 £52,500 -4.55%
Gloucestershire -3 7 £55,000 +21.50%
Wiltshire -36 1 - - 1
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 West region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 26 (78.79%) Java
2 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 21 (63.64%) HTML
3 20 (60.61%) SQL
4 19 (57.58%) Oracle
5 18 (54.55%) Scrum
5 18 (54.55%) Spring
6 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
6 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (51.52%) CSS
6 17 (51.52%) Eclipse
7 16 (48.48%) HTML5
8 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
8 15 (45.45%) Maven
9 14 (42.42%) Linux
9 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
10 13 (39.39%) Mentoring
10 13 (39.39%) JMS
10 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
11 12 (36.36%) Web Services
11 12 (36.36%) Python
11 12 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (33.33%) CSS3
12 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
12 11 (33.33%) TDD
12 11 (33.33%) IBM
12 11 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
13 10 (30.30%) JBoss
13 10 (30.30%) XML
13 10 (30.30%) Ant

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 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
2 10 (30.30%) JBoss
3 5 (15.15%) Apache
3 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
4 4 (12.12%) Confluence
4 4 (12.12%) GlassFish
5 3 (9.09%) Anypoint
5 3 (9.09%) Mule
5 3 (9.09%) Mule ESB
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (3.03%) Alfresco
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
7 1 (3.03%) Drupal
7 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (3.03%) GeoServer
7 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
7 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (3.03%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
3 5 (15.15%) MySQL
4 4 (12.12%) Big Data
4 4 (12.12%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (6.06%) DB2
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
7 1 (3.03%) GIS
7 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.03%) MS Access
7 1 (3.03%) OrientDB
7 1 (3.03%) QGIS
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (51.52%) Eclipse
2 15 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 15 (45.45%) Maven
3 10 (30.30%) Ant
4 6 (18.18%) SoapUI
5 5 (15.15%) JIRA
6 4 (12.12%) Eclipse RCP
6 4 (12.12%) JMeter
6 4 (12.12%) JUnit
6 4 (12.12%) Selenium
7 3 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (9.09%) Gradle
7 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 3 (9.09%) LoadRunner
8 2 (6.06%) Artifactory
8 2 (6.06%) Introscope
8 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
9 1 (3.03%) NetBeans
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Law
3 6 (18.18%) Banking
4 4 (12.12%) French Language
4 4 (12.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) Software Engineer
3 12 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (27.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 9 (27.27%) Java Engineer
4 9 (27.27%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (27.27%) Lead Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Java Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Lead Software Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Lead Software Engineer
5 8 (24.24%) Senior Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Senior Software Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Graduate
6 4 (12.12%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Junior
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Junior Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) HTML
2 18 (54.55%) Spring
3 17 (51.52%) CSS
4 16 (48.48%) HTML5
5 14 (42.42%) AngularJS
6 13 (39.39%) JMS
7 12 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (36.36%) Web Services
8 11 (33.33%) CSS3
8 11 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (30.30%) XML
10 9 (27.27%) J2EE
10 9 (27.27%) SOAP
11 8 (24.24%) React
11 8 (24.24%) RESTful
12 7 (21.21%) JSON
12 7 (21.21%) REST
13 6 (18.18%) XSD
14 5 (15.15%) GWT
14 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Unix
3 3 (9.09%) AIX
4 2 (6.06%) Windows
5 1 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Scrum
2 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
3 13 (39.39%) Mentoring
4 11 (33.33%) TDD
5 8 (24.24%) Continuous Deployment
5 8 (24.24%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (24.24%) Kanban
5 8 (24.24%) Mob Programming
5 8 (24.24%) Pair Programming
5 8 (24.24%) Scrum-ban
6 7 (21.21%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
8 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.12%) OO
8 4 (12.12%) OOD
8 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
8 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Java
2 21 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 20 (60.61%) SQL
4 12 (36.36%) Python
5 8 (24.24%) Ruby
6 5 (15.15%) C
7 4 (12.12%) C++
8 3 (9.09%) Groovy
8 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 3 (9.09%) XPath
9 2 (6.06%) C#
9 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
10 1 (3.03%) Delphi
10 1 (3.03%) Pascal
10 1 (3.03%) PHP
10 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
10 1 (3.03%) VB
10 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
10 1 (3.03%) VB6
10 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.21%) Degree
2 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) CloudHub
2 1 (3.03%) Graylog
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Oracle
2 11 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (12.12%) Cognos
4 3 (9.09%) MuleSoft
5 2 (6.06%) AppDynamics
5 2 (6.06%) CA
6 1 (3.03%) VMware