The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank - 76 84
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 0 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 1.00% 0.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.65% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Median salary - £55,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +62.96%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 142 172 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 22.79% 21.53% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 138 162 128
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £30,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £82,500 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton citing WebSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Southampton

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Southampton