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

IBM WebSphere
England > South West
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 286 232 217
Rank change year-on-year -54 -15 +17
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 49 110 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.48% 1.06% 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.74% 5.13% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 42 100 132
South West median annual salary £53,750 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £23,000 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,250 £71,375 £72,539
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +7.84% -2.86%

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 1,791 2,143 2,600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.47% 20.68% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,448 1,807 2,226
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,925 £25,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £49,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.61% +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -35 33 £53,750 -14.00% 5
Gloucestershire +30 15 £53,750 -2.27%
Wiltshire -39 1 - - 1
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 42 (85.71%) Java
2 36 (73.47%) Software Engineering
3 29 (59.18%) Spring
4 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (57.14%) Eclipse
5 27 (55.10%) SQL
6 26 (53.06%) Oracle
6 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
6 26 (53.06%) HTML
7 23 (46.94%) Git (software)
8 21 (42.86%) J2EE
9 20 (40.82%) Maven
10 19 (38.78%) Scrum
10 19 (38.78%) CSS
10 19 (38.78%) AngularJS
11 18 (36.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (36.73%) HTML5
11 18 (36.73%) Mentoring
11 18 (36.73%) JMS
12 17 (34.69%) WebLogic
13 16 (32.65%) Web Services
13 16 (32.65%) XML
13 16 (32.65%) JBoss
13 16 (32.65%) IBM
14 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
14 15 (30.61%) TDD
15 14 (28.57%) Finance
16 13 (26.53%) Continuous Deployment
16 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
17 12 (24.49%) SC Cleared

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 17 (34.69%) WebLogic
2 16 (32.65%) JBoss
3 12 (24.49%) Apache
3 12 (24.49%) Tomcat
4 10 (20.41%) Anypoint
4 10 (20.41%) Mule
4 10 (20.41%) Mule ESB
5 7 (14.29%) Confluence
5 7 (14.29%) GlassFish
6 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (2.04%) Alfresco
7 1 (2.04%) Drupal
7 1 (2.04%) GeoServer
7 1 (2.04%) IIS
7 1 (2.04%) Joomla!
7 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (22.45%) MongoDB
3 8 (16.33%) MySQL
3 8 (16.33%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (10.20%) GIS
5 4 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (6.12%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Big Data
7 1 (2.04%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.04%) MS Access
7 1 (2.04%) QGIS
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.04%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (57.14%) Eclipse
2 23 (46.94%) Git (software)
3 20 (40.82%) Maven
4 11 (22.45%) Ant
5 10 (20.41%) JIRA
6 8 (16.33%) JUnit
6 8 (16.33%) SoapUI
7 7 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (14.29%) Eclipse RCP
7 7 (14.29%) Gradle
8 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
8 2 (4.08%) JMeter
8 2 (4.08%) Selenium
9 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.04%) LoadRunner
9 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (2.04%) Subversion
9 1 (2.04%) TestNG
9 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (16.33%) Law
3 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 7 (14.29%) French Language
3 7 (14.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Software Engineer
2 20 (40.82%) Developer
2 20 (40.82%) Senior Software Engineer
3 18 (36.73%) Java Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (24.49%) Senior Developer
5 12 (24.49%) Senior Software Developer
5 12 (24.49%) Software Developer
6 11 (22.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (22.45%) Lead Developer
6 11 (22.45%) Lead Software Developer
6 11 (22.45%) Lead Software Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Graduate Java Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Junior
7 7 (14.29%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
7 7 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (59.18%) Spring
2 26 (53.06%) HTML
3 21 (42.86%) J2EE
4 19 (38.78%) AngularJS
4 19 (38.78%) CSS
5 18 (36.73%) HTML5
5 18 (36.73%) JMS
5 18 (36.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 16 (32.65%) Web Services
6 16 (32.65%) XML
7 12 (24.49%) SOAP
8 11 (22.45%) CSS3
8 11 (22.45%) REST
8 11 (22.45%) RESTful
8 11 (22.45%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (20.41%) Hibernate
10 8 (16.33%) JSON
10 8 (16.33%) WSDL
10 8 (16.33%) XSD
11 7 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.41%) Linux
2 8 (16.33%) Windows
3 5 (10.20%) Unix
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.04%) AIX
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (73.47%) Software Engineering
2 28 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.78%) Scrum
4 18 (36.73%) Mentoring
5 15 (30.61%) TDD
6 13 (26.53%) Continuous Deployment
7 11 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (22.45%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (14.29%) API Design
8 7 (14.29%) OO
8 7 (14.29%) OOD
8 7 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 7 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 6 (12.24%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.20%) BDD
10 5 (10.20%) Kanban
10 5 (10.20%) Mob Programming
10 5 (10.20%) Pair Programming
10 5 (10.20%) Scrum-ban
11 4 (8.16%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (85.71%) Java
2 27 (55.10%) SQL
3 26 (53.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.29%) Groovy
4 7 (14.29%) Python
4 7 (14.29%) XPath
5 6 (12.24%) C
6 5 (10.20%) Ruby
7 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) C#
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) Delphi
8 1 (2.04%) Pascal
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.04%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) VB6
8 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) Security Cleared
2 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 12 (24.49%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (8.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) CloudHub
2 2 (4.08%) Nagios
3 1 (2.04%) Ansible
3 1 (2.04%) Graylog
3 1 (2.04%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) Oracle
2 16 (32.65%) IBM
3 7 (14.29%) MuleSoft
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.16%) Fujitsu
6 3 (6.12%) Cognos
7 2 (4.08%) VMware