Period
to 25 September 2018

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 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 83 60
Rank change year-on-year +41 -23 -25
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 54 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.81% 1.70% 3.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 29.19% 8.02% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 41 11 6
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +9.52%
10th Percentile £41,000 £43,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,000 £60,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £56,250 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.09% +22.22%

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 Watford with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 185 212 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 19.91% 21.20% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 146 143 126
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £69,750 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £54,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -10.00% +11.11%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

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

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Watford over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Watford region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 48 (88.89%) Java
2 44 (81.48%) Linux
3 38 (70.37%) IBM
4 37 (68.52%) Web Services
4 37 (68.52%) Oracle
5 32 (59.26%) SQL
6 30 (55.56%) Tomcat
6 30 (55.56%) Relational Database
7 27 (50.00%) Hibernate
8 26 (48.15%) J2EE
8 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
9 24 (44.44%) Eclipse
9 24 (44.44%) Git (software)
10 22 (40.74%) MVC
10 22 (40.74%) Spring
10 22 (40.74%) Unix
11 21 (38.89%) JBoss
12 20 (37.04%) Shell Script
12 20 (37.04%) Java EE
12 20 (37.04%) jQuery
12 20 (37.04%) Jenkins
13 19 (35.19%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (35.19%) Groovy
13 19 (35.19%) Rational Team Concert
13 19 (35.19%) JIRA
14 16 (29.63%) Windows
15 15 (27.78%) EJB
15 15 (27.78%) MQSeries
15 15 (27.78%) JMS
15 15 (27.78%) Bash Shell

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 30 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 21 (38.89%) JBoss
3 15 (27.78%) MQSeries
4 14 (25.93%) WebLogic
4 14 (25.93%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (24.07%) GlassFish
6 12 (22.22%) OpenStack
6 12 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (5.56%) Apache Solr
8 2 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Apache
8 2 (3.70%) CMS
8 2 (3.70%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (24.07%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (24.07%) AWS CloudFormation
1 13 (24.07%) IaaS
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.67%) PaaS
2 9 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) Internet
2 13 (24.07%) SAN
3 12 (22.22%) DNS
3 12 (22.22%) Reverse Proxy
3 12 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 12 (22.22%) VPN
4 10 (18.52%) Firewall
5 2 (3.70%) HTTP
5 2 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
3 8 (14.81%) RDBMS
4 6 (11.11%) DB2
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.70%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.85%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (44.44%) Eclipse
1 24 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 20 (37.04%) Jenkins
3 19 (35.19%) JIRA
3 19 (35.19%) Rational Team Concert
4 2 (3.70%) Ant
4 2 (3.70%) JUnit
4 2 (3.70%) Log4j
4 2 (3.70%) Mockito
4 2 (3.70%) Subversion
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (1.85%) Firebug
5 1 (1.85%) JMeter
5 1 (1.85%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.85%) The Grinder
General
1 10 (18.52%) French Language
1 10 (18.52%) German Language
1 10 (18.52%) Retail
1 10 (18.52%) Swedish Language
2 8 (14.81%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) Developer
2 24 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 22 (40.74%) Senior Developer
3 22 (40.74%) Senior Java Developer
4 19 (35.19%) Architect
5 14 (25.93%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (16.67%) Lead Architect
6 9 (16.67%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (12.96%) Analyst
7 7 (12.96%) SQL Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) Designer
8 5 (9.26%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (7.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (5.56%) Middleware Architect
10 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Data Architect
11 2 (3.70%) Data Centre Architect
11 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (68.52%) Web Services
2 27 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 26 (48.15%) J2EE
4 22 (40.74%) Spring
5 20 (37.04%) Java EE
5 20 (37.04%) jQuery
6 15 (27.78%) EJB
6 15 (27.78%) JMS
7 13 (24.07%) ActiveMQ
7 13 (24.07%) EJB 3.0
7 13 (24.07%) HornetQ
7 13 (24.07%) Java SE
7 13 (24.07%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (11.11%) Middleware
9 5 (9.26%) IBM Integration Bus
10 4 (7.41%) REST
11 3 (5.56%) Spring MVC
12 2 (3.70%) Ajax
12 2 (3.70%) JSON
12 2 (3.70%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (24.07%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
3 12 (22.22%) Replication
4 8 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (11.11%) DataPower
6 5 (9.26%) Fintech
7 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.85%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 44 (81.48%) Linux
2 22 (40.74%) Unix
3 16 (29.63%) Windows
4 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.56%) Solaris
6 2 (3.70%) AIX
6 2 (3.70%) HPUX
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) MVC
2 13 (24.07%) Deployment Automation
2 13 (24.07%) Migration
3 12 (22.22%) SOA
4 11 (20.37%) UML
5 10 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (18.52%) TOGAF
6 9 (16.67%) Presales
7 8 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (12.96%) OO
8 7 (12.96%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
10 5 (9.26%) BPR
10 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
10 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
10 5 (9.26%) OOD
10 5 (9.26%) TDD
10 5 (9.26%) Wealth Management
10 5 (9.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (88.89%) Java
2 32 (59.26%) SQL
3 20 (37.04%) Shell Script
4 19 (35.19%) Groovy
5 15 (27.78%) Bash Shell
6 13 (24.07%) PowerShell
7 12 (22.22%) AWK
8 7 (12.96%) JavaScript
9 5 (9.26%) ANSI SQL
10 3 (5.56%) Perl
11 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.85%) Erlang
12 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) AWS Certification
2 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SEPA
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
1 8 (14.81%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (24.07%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (24.07%) Puppet
2 6 (11.11%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
3 1 (1.85%) Grafana
Vendors
1 38 (70.37%) IBM
2 37 (68.52%) Oracle
3 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.81%) VMware
4 7 (12.96%) Sybase
5 3 (5.56%) AppDynamics
5 3 (5.56%) hybris
5 3 (5.56%) New Relic
6 2 (3.70%) ATG
6 2 (3.70%) Blue Martini
6 2 (3.70%) Demandware
6 2 (3.70%) Elastic Path
7 1 (1.85%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.85%) Intershop