The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 34 25
Rank change year-on-year -23 -9  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 12 23 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.16% 4.72% 10.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.34% 27.06% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 19
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -38.46%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Watford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 116 85 163
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 20.90% 17.45% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83 56 101
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 16 (88.89%) JBoss
2 14 (77.78%) WebLogic
3 10 (55.56%) OOD
3 10 (55.56%) Ajax
3 10 (55.56%) GWT
4 9 (50.00%) Wealth Management
4 9 (50.00%) Web Development
4 9 (50.00%) Web Application Development
4 9 (50.00%) User Experience
4 9 (50.00%) Web Design
4 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) Linux
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) Java
7 6 (33.33%) Unix
7 6 (33.33%) SOA
7 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
8 5 (27.78%) Internet
8 5 (27.78%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (27.78%) Web Services
8 5 (27.78%) Oracle
8 5 (27.78%) AWK
8 5 (27.78%) Java EE
8 5 (27.78%) Degree
9 4 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (22.22%) GlassFish
9 4 (22.22%) EJB 3.0
9 4 (22.22%) PowerShell

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 16 (88.89%) JBoss
2 14 (77.78%) WebLogic
3 4 (22.22%) GlassFish
3 4 (22.22%) MQSeries
3 4 (22.22%) OpenStack
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (5.56%) Apache
5 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (5.56%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (22.22%) IaaS
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) iPaaS
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (22.22%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JMeter
1 1 (5.56%) JUnit
1 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.56%) The Grinder
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 9 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 9 (50.00%) WebLogic Developer
2 9 (50.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Lead Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Ajax
1 10 (55.56%) GWT
2 9 (50.00%) CSS
2 9 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (27.78%) Java EE
3 5 (27.78%) Web Services
3 5 (27.78%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (22.22%) EJB
4 4 (22.22%) EJB 3.0
4 4 (22.22%) HornetQ
4 4 (22.22%) Java SE
4 4 (22.22%) JMS
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE
6 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.56%) Middleware
6 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.56%) REST
6 1 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (22.22%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) OOD
2 9 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 9 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 9 (50.00%) Web Design
2 9 (50.00%) Web Development
3 6 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.11%) UML
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Release Management
6 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 5 (27.78%) AWK
5 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) Perl
7 1 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) AWS Certification
2 4 (22.22%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft
3 1 (5.56%) New Relic
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase
3 1 (5.56%) webMethods
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