The median annual salary for a WebSphere Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Developer
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 843 928 945
Rank change year-on-year +85 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 15 26 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.025% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.026% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 24
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,750 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year - +21.21%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

WebSphere Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured WebSphere Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Developer in the UK

WebSphere Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WebSphere Developer in the UK

WebSphere Developer
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +94 15 £55,000 +10.00% 3
London +80 6 £57,500 +35.29% 3
Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 -
Leeds - 5 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £50,000 -
East of England +18 2 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire +17 2 £50,000 -
Watford -6 2 £50,000 -
North West -14 2 £52,500 -22.22%
Manchester -24 2 £52,500 -25.00%

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, WebSphere Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring WebSphere Developer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 37 (80.43%) Java
3 36 (78.26%) IBM
4 33 (71.74%) SQL
5 26 (56.52%) Web Services
5 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (50.00%) SOAP
6 23 (50.00%) E-Commerce
7 22 (47.83%) TDD
8 19 (41.30%) XML
8 19 (41.30%) REST
9 18 (39.13%) Linux
9 18 (39.13%) Tomcat
10 17 (36.96%) Oracle
11 16 (34.78%) HTML
11 16 (34.78%) IBM Integration Bus
12 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
13 14 (30.43%) XSLT
14 13 (28.26%) MySQL
14 13 (28.26%) Apache
15 12 (26.09%) Spring
15 12 (26.09%) Finance
16 11 (23.91%) Web Development
16 11 (23.91%) JSON
16 11 (23.91%) DB2
17 10 (21.74%) .NET
17 10 (21.74%) CSS
17 10 (21.74%) Commerce Server
17 10 (21.74%) MQSeries
17 10 (21.74%) JMS

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
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 46 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (39.13%) Tomcat
3 13 (28.26%) Apache
4 10 (21.74%) Commerce Server
4 10 (21.74%) MQSeries
5 7 (15.22%) JBoss
5 7 (15.22%) WebLogic
6 5 (10.87%) ATG Dynamo
6 5 (10.87%) iPlanet
7 4 (8.70%) CMS
7 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (6.52%) Apache Solr
8 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
8 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.26%) MySQL
2 11 (23.91%) DB2
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.17%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) JUnit
2 5 (10.87%) JMeter
2 5 (10.87%) Selenium
3 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.70%) Mockito
3 4 (8.70%) Subversion
4 3 (6.52%) Rational Application Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.35%) NUnit
5 2 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (4.35%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Retail
3 7 (15.22%) Banking
4 6 (13.04%) Front Office
4 6 (13.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (56.52%) Web Services
2 23 (50.00%) SOAP
3 19 (41.30%) REST
3 19 (41.30%) XML
4 16 (34.78%) HTML
4 16 (34.78%) IBM Integration Bus
5 14 (30.43%) XSLT
6 12 (26.09%) Spring
7 11 (23.91%) JSON
8 10 (21.74%) .NET
8 10 (21.74%) CSS
8 10 (21.74%) JMS
9 9 (19.57%) JSP
9 9 (19.57%) WebSphere MQ
10 8 (17.39%) JDBC
10 8 (17.39%) Middleware
10 8 (17.39%) Spring Security
10 8 (17.39%) XSD
11 6 (13.04%) J2EE
12 5 (10.87%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.22%) User Experience
3 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
3 4 (8.70%) Public Cloud
4 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.17%) DataPower
6 1 (2.17%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Solaris
2 9 (19.57%) Unix
3 8 (17.39%) HPUX
4 5 (10.87%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (8.70%) Android
5 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
6 3 (6.52%) Windows
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 22 (47.83%) TDD
4 11 (23.91%) Web Development
5 8 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 7 (15.22%) Coaching
6 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.04%) BDD
7 6 (13.04%) Microservices
8 5 (10.87%) High Availability
8 5 (10.87%) Performance Engineering
8 5 (10.87%) Performance Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Regression Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Scrum
8 5 (10.87%) Stress Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Web Design
9 4 (8.70%) Kanban
9 4 (8.70%) MVC
9 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (80.43%) Java
2 33 (71.74%) SQL
3 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.57%) C#
5 7 (15.22%) Python
6 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
6 6 (13.04%) C++
6 6 (13.04%) Perl
7 4 (8.70%) Clojure
7 4 (8.70%) Go
7 4 (8.70%) Groovy
7 4 (8.70%) PHP
7 4 (8.70%) Ruby
7 4 (8.70%) Scala
8 3 (6.52%) C
8 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.17%) Jython
9 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.52%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.52%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 36 (78.26%) IBM
2 17 (36.96%) Oracle
3 10 (21.74%) ATG
4 9 (19.57%) hybris
5 6 (13.04%) Sybase
6 5 (10.87%) BEA
7 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.17%) Blue Martini
8 1 (2.17%) Facebook
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