Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 87 72
Rank change year-on-year +32 -15 -37
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 48 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.04% 1.43% 2.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.64% 7.41% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 8 14
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +14.29%
10th Percentile £41,500 £41,500 £42,750
90th Percentile £84,375 £72,125 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +27.78%

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 212 189 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 22.27% 19.33% 19.21%
Number of salaries quoted 152 133 164
Watford median annual salary £57,500 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.66% -2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,750 £29,093 £28,525
90th Percentile £78,625 £68,750 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -14.29% +16.67%

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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 42 (87.50%) Java
2 38 (79.17%) Linux
3 33 (68.75%) IBM
4 32 (66.67%) Oracle
5 30 (62.50%) Web Services
6 25 (52.08%) SQL
6 25 (52.08%) Tomcat
7 23 (47.92%) JBoss
7 23 (47.92%) Relational Database
8 22 (45.83%) Unix
8 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
8 22 (45.83%) Shell Script
8 22 (45.83%) Hibernate
8 22 (45.83%) Java EE
9 18 (37.50%) Windows
9 18 (37.50%) J2EE
10 16 (33.33%) Eclipse
10 16 (33.33%) MVC
10 16 (33.33%) Spring
10 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 15 (31.25%) WebLogic
12 14 (29.17%) EJB
12 14 (29.17%) MQSeries
12 14 (29.17%) JMS
12 14 (29.17%) WebSphere MQ
12 14 (29.17%) SAN
12 14 (29.17%) ActiveMQ
12 14 (29.17%) Migration
12 14 (29.17%) JIRA
12 14 (29.17%) Java SE

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 25 (52.08%) Tomcat
2 23 (47.92%) JBoss
3 15 (31.25%) WebLogic
4 14 (29.17%) GlassFish
4 14 (29.17%) MQSeries
5 13 (27.08%) OpenStack
5 13 (27.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (6.25%) Apache Solr
8 2 (4.17%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.17%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (29.17%) AWS CloudFormation
1 14 (29.17%) IaaS
1 14 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (22.92%) PaaS
2 11 (22.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) SAN
2 13 (27.08%) DNS
2 13 (27.08%) Internet
2 13 (27.08%) Reverse Proxy
2 13 (27.08%) TCP/IP
2 13 (27.08%) VPN
3 11 (22.92%) Firewall
4 2 (4.17%) HTTP
4 2 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (47.92%) Relational Database
2 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.58%) RDBMS
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (8.33%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 14 (29.17%) JIRA
2 14 (29.17%) Rational Team Concert
3 1 (2.08%) Firebug
3 1 (2.08%) JMeter
3 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.08%) The Grinder
General
1 11 (22.92%) French Language
1 11 (22.92%) German Language
1 11 (22.92%) Retail
1 11 (22.92%) Swedish Language
2 9 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Architect
1 20 (41.67%) Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 16 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 15 (31.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (16.67%) Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Lead Architect
4 8 (16.67%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Designer
7 4 (8.33%) Data Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Data Centre Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Middleware Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Architect
9 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (62.50%) Web Services
2 22 (45.83%) Hibernate
2 22 (45.83%) Java EE
3 18 (37.50%) J2EE
4 16 (33.33%) Spring
5 14 (29.17%) ActiveMQ
5 14 (29.17%) EJB
5 14 (29.17%) EJB 3.0
5 14 (29.17%) HornetQ
5 14 (29.17%) Java SE
5 14 (29.17%) JMS
5 14 (29.17%) jQuery
5 14 (29.17%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (12.50%) Middleware
7 5 (10.42%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (4.17%) REST
8 2 (4.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Enterprise Software
1 14 (29.17%) Hybrid Cloud
2 13 (27.08%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (27.08%) Replication
3 9 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (12.50%) DataPower
5 6 (12.50%) Fintech
6 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.08%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 38 (79.17%) Linux
2 22 (45.83%) Unix
3 18 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) MVC
2 14 (29.17%) Deployment Automation
2 14 (29.17%) Migration
3 13 (27.08%) SOA
4 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (22.92%) Presales
4 11 (22.92%) TOGAF
5 10 (20.83%) UML
6 9 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (14.58%) Performance Improvement
9 6 (12.50%) BPR
9 6 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (12.50%) OO
9 6 (12.50%) OOD
9 6 (12.50%) TDD
9 6 (12.50%) Wealth Management
9 6 (12.50%) Web Application Development
9 6 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 42 (87.50%) Java
2 25 (52.08%) SQL
3 22 (45.83%) Shell Script
4 14 (29.17%) Bash Shell
4 14 (29.17%) Groovy
4 14 (29.17%) PowerShell
5 13 (27.08%) AWK
6 6 (12.50%) ANSI SQL
6 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.08%) Erlang
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
8 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) AWS Certification
2 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SEPA
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Hyper-V
1 10 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (29.17%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (29.17%) Puppet
2 6 (12.50%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
3 1 (2.08%) Grafana
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) IBM
2 32 (66.67%) Oracle
3 10 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.83%) VMware
4 8 (16.67%) Sybase
5 3 (6.25%) AppDynamics
5 3 (6.25%) New Relic
6 1 (2.08%) Dynatrace
6 1 (2.08%) hybris
6 1 (2.08%) Intershop