Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 67 40
Rank change year-on-year -18 -27 -10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 14 24 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.44% 2.32% 6.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.53% 11.94% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 27
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £41,500 £42,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £72,125 £62,500 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +27.78% -18.18%

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 186 201 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 19.14% 19.46% 20.71%
Number of salaries quoted 131 165 141
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,700 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 11 (78.57%) Ajax
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (64.29%) WebLogic
3 9 (64.29%) JBoss
4 8 (57.14%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) CSS
5 7 (50.00%) Web Development
5 7 (50.00%) GWT
5 7 (50.00%) User Experience
6 6 (42.86%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) Linux
6 6 (42.86%) OOD
7 5 (35.71%) OO
7 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
7 5 (35.71%) IBM
7 5 (35.71%) Internet
7 5 (35.71%) SQL
7 5 (35.71%) Unix
7 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
8 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
8 4 (28.57%) Wealth Management
8 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (28.57%) Web Services
8 4 (28.57%) XML
8 4 (28.57%) J2EE
8 4 (28.57%) DB2
8 4 (28.57%) SOAP
8 4 (28.57%) Solaris

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 9 (64.29%) JBoss
1 9 (64.29%) WebLogic
2 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Apache
3 3 (21.43%) CMS
3 3 (21.43%) MQSeries
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) DB2
3 3 (21.43%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Ant
1 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) JUnit
1 3 (21.43%) Log4j
1 3 (21.43%) Mockito
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (42.86%) HTML CSS Developer
3 6 (42.86%) HTML Developer
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 4 (28.57%) WebLogic Developer
4 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Payments Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Product Architect
6 1 (7.14%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Ajax
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (50.00%) GWT
4 4 (28.57%) J2EE
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) EJB
5 3 (21.43%) JDBC
5 3 (21.43%) JMS
5 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 3 (21.43%) JSP
5 3 (21.43%) JSTL
5 3 (21.43%) REST
5 3 (21.43%) Servlets
5 3 (21.43%) Struts
5 3 (21.43%) XHTML
5 3 (21.43%) XSD
5 3 (21.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.14%) Fintech
4 1 (7.14%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) Solaris
4 3 (21.43%) HPUX
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) AIX
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Web Development
2 6 (42.86%) OOD
3 5 (35.71%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
4 4 (28.57%) Web Design
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) DNA
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 3 (21.43%) RAD
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (14.29%) Release Management
6 2 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (7.14%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 3 (21.43%) Perl
5 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (7.14%) Erlang
6 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) ATG
2 3 (21.43%) Blue Martini
2 3 (21.43%) Elastic Path
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Demandware
3 2 (14.29%) hybris
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Interwoven