Period
to 15 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DataPower over the 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere DataPower
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1067 1121 1187
Rank change year-on-year +54 +66 +11
Permanent jobs citing DataPower 73 78 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.043% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.097% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 29 47 34
UK median annual salary £57,500 £75,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.33% +37.61% -0.91%
10th Percentile £49,500 £44,900 £38,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £97,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -

DataPower is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 72,072 80,037 80,762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.22% 44.33% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 55,990 60,387 66,353
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DataPower as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for DataPower in the UK

DataPower
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DataPower in the UK

DataPower
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DataPower over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DataPower in the UK

DataPower
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the UK over the 6 months to 15 November 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
England +33 57 £57,500 -23.33% 7
London +37 37 £55,000 -31.25% 1
UK excluding London +28 33 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Scotland +4 13 £57,500 +15.00%
North of England +38 11 £60,000 - 2
Yorkshire - 11 £60,000 -
East of England - 6 £75,000 -
South East +14 3 £57,500 +15.00% 4

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing DataPower 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 with a requirement for DataPower.

1 59 (80.82%) IBM
2 44 (60.27%) WebSphere
3 40 (54.79%) Finance
3 40 (54.79%) SOAP
4 36 (49.32%) Java
4 36 (49.32%) REST
5 35 (47.95%) Banking
6 34 (46.58%) XML
7 32 (43.84%) DevOps
8 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (36.99%) IBM Integration Bus
10 24 (32.88%) Microservices
10 24 (32.88%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (32.88%) Middleware
11 23 (31.51%) Microsoft Azure
12 22 (30.14%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
13 21 (28.77%) JSON
14 20 (27.40%) WebSphere Application Server
14 20 (27.40%) Unix
14 20 (27.40%) WCF
15 19 (26.03%) Web Services
16 18 (24.66%) SOA
16 18 (24.66%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
17 17 (23.29%) Jenkins
17 17 (23.29%) .NET
18 16 (21.92%) Oracle
19 15 (20.55%) Perl
19 15 (20.55%) SQL
19 15 (20.55%) Integration Testing

DataPower
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 44 (60.27%) WebSphere
2 20 (27.40%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (6.85%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (6.85%) MQSeries
4 4 (5.48%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (4.11%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (4.11%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 6 (8.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (16.44%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (10.96%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (8.22%) Force.com
4 6 (8.22%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 4 (5.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) HTTPS
1 5 (6.85%) SSL
2 4 (5.48%) 802.11
2 4 (5.48%) BGP
2 4 (5.48%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (5.48%) Ethernet
2 4 (5.48%) Firewall
2 4 (5.48%) FTP
2 4 (5.48%) HSRP
2 4 (5.48%) IPsec
2 4 (5.48%) IPv4
2 4 (5.48%) IPv6
2 4 (5.48%) MPLS
2 4 (5.48%) OSPF
2 4 (5.48%) Unified Communications
2 4 (5.48%) VPN
2 4 (5.48%) WebEx
2 4 (5.48%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (5.48%) WinSCP
2 4 (5.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) Couchbase
1 12 (16.44%) NoSQL
1 12 (16.44%) Relational Database
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.70%) IBM UrbanCode
3 4 (5.48%) ClearCase
3 4 (5.48%) Gatling
3 4 (5.48%) JIRA
3 4 (5.48%) JMeter
3 4 (5.48%) LoadRunner
3 4 (5.48%) SilkPerformer
3 4 (5.48%) XMLSpy
4 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.74%) Rational Team Concert
6 1 (1.37%) Ant
6 1 (1.37%) Hudson
General
1 40 (54.79%) Finance
2 35 (47.95%) Banking
3 8 (10.96%) Retail
4 7 (9.59%) Investment Banking
4 7 (9.59%) Retail Banking
5 5 (6.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (41.10%) Architect
2 19 (26.03%) Developer
3 10 (13.70%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (9.59%) Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) HTML CSS Developer
4 7 (9.59%) HTML Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Java Web Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Testing Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Testing Specialist
4 7 (9.59%) Web Developer
4 7 (9.59%) WebSphere Architect
4 7 (9.59%) WebSphere Developer
5 6 (8.22%) Consultant
5 6 (8.22%) Lead Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Designer
6 5 (6.85%) Integration Specialist
6 5 (6.85%) Middleware Architect
7 4 (5.48%) IT Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.79%) SOAP
2 36 (49.32%) REST
3 34 (46.58%) XML
4 27 (36.99%) IBM Integration Bus
5 24 (32.88%) Middleware
6 21 (28.77%) JSON
7 20 (27.40%) WCF
8 19 (26.03%) Web Services
9 17 (23.29%) .NET
10 14 (19.18%) Spring
10 14 (19.18%) WebSphere MQ
11 13 (17.81%) XSLT
12 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (15.07%) HTML
13 11 (15.07%) HTML5
13 11 (15.07%) J2EE
14 9 (12.33%) Node.js
15 7 (9.59%) CSS
15 7 (9.59%) CSS3
15 7 (9.59%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.59%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (8.22%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.85%) NHS
5 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.48%) SWIFT
5 4 (5.48%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) Unix
2 3 (4.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) DevOps
2 30 (41.10%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (32.88%) Microservices
3 24 (32.88%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (30.14%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (24.66%) SOA
6 15 (20.55%) Integration Testing
7 14 (19.18%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (17.81%) Data Modelling
9 12 (16.44%) High Availability
10 11 (15.07%) TOGAF
11 7 (9.59%) Decision-Making
11 7 (9.59%) Innovative Thinking
11 7 (9.59%) Mobile First
11 7 (9.59%) Test Planning
11 7 (9.59%) Web Development
12 6 (8.22%) Creative Thinking
12 6 (8.22%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (8.22%) Master Data Management
12 6 (8.22%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 36 (49.32%) Java
2 15 (20.55%) Perl
2 15 (20.55%) SQL
3 13 (17.81%) C
3 13 (17.81%) JavaScript
3 13 (17.81%) Shell Script
4 12 (16.44%) C#
5 7 (9.59%) Java 8
5 7 (9.59%) Python
6 5 (6.85%) C++
7 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.11%) Jython
8 3 (4.11%) Korn
9 1 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (13.70%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) CCA
2 4 (5.48%) CCIE
2 4 (5.48%) CCNP
2 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.48%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) PMO
2 5 (6.85%) HL7
3 4 (5.48%) SEPA
4 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) Docker
2 4 (5.48%) VMware NSX
3 2 (2.74%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (1.37%) Firmware
4 1 (1.37%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 18 (24.66%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
2 12 (16.44%) Automic
3 11 (15.07%) Ansible
4 7 (9.59%) Kubernetes
4 7 (9.59%) Puppet
5 5 (6.85%) WebSphere Cast Iron
6 4 (5.48%) Cacti
6 4 (5.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (5.48%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (2.74%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.74%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 59 (80.82%) IBM
2 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (21.92%) Oracle
4 11 (15.07%) Splunk
5 10 (13.70%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (8.22%) Informatica
6 6 (8.22%) Pardot
7 4 (5.48%) AppDynamics
7 4 (5.48%) Cisco
7 4 (5.48%) Citrix
7 4 (5.48%) HP
7 4 (5.48%) Juniper
7 4 (5.48%) MuleSoft
7 4 (5.48%) Palo Alto
7 4 (5.48%) Remedy
7 4 (5.48%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.48%) VMware
8 3 (4.11%) Micro Focus
9 2 (2.74%) CA
9 2 (2.74%) Unisys