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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 57 39 19
Rank change year-on-year -18 -20  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 7 21 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.27% 3.67% 9.67%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.36% 25.93% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 20
Median salary £56,250 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,500 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £58,750 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

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 110 81 179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 19.96% 14.16% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 93 52 126
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £28,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Watford over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Watford

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Java
3 17 (62.96%) SQL
4 16 (59.26%) Unix
5 14 (51.85%) SOAP
5 14 (51.85%) XML
5 14 (51.85%) JBoss
5 14 (51.85%) SOA
5 14 (51.85%) IBM
6 12 (44.44%) Finance
6 12 (44.44%) TDD
6 12 (44.44%) Spring
6 12 (44.44%) Web Services
6 12 (44.44%) REST
7 11 (40.74%) UML
7 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
8 10 (37.04%) Ajax
8 10 (37.04%) GWT
8 10 (37.04%) RDBMS
8 10 (37.04%) OOD
8 10 (37.04%) Windows
8 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
8 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
9 9 (33.33%) J2EE
9 9 (33.33%) JSON
10 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
10 8 (29.63%) Java EE
10 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
10 8 (29.63%) OO
10 8 (29.63%) Tomcat

WebSphere
Top Related 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 14 (51.85%) JBoss
2 10 (37.04%) WebLogic
3 8 (29.63%) Tomcat
4 5 (18.52%) Apache
5 4 (14.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (14.81%) CMS
5 4 (14.81%) MQSeries
6 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (3.70%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) iPaaS
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) HTTP
3 2 (7.41%) SSL
4 1 (3.70%) AMQP
4 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) RDBMS
1 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) Jackrabbit
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) JUnit
2 4 (14.81%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Log4j
2 4 (14.81%) Maven
2 4 (14.81%) Mockito
2 4 (14.81%) Subversion
2 4 (14.81%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.70%) JMeter
3 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.70%) The Grinder
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) Java Developer
3 9 (33.33%) Analyst
4 8 (29.63%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (25.93%) Middleware Engineer
6 6 (22.22%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (18.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (18.52%) WebSphere Engineer
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (14.81%) Java Analyst Developer
8 4 (14.81%) Unix Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
9 3 (11.11%) Finance Systems Analyst
9 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (11.11%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 3 (11.11%) Senior Systems Developer
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) SOAP
1 14 (51.85%) XML
2 12 (44.44%) REST
2 12 (44.44%) Spring
2 12 (44.44%) Web Services
3 10 (37.04%) Ajax
3 10 (37.04%) GWT
4 9 (33.33%) J2EE
4 9 (33.33%) JSON
5 8 (29.63%) Hibernate
5 8 (29.63%) Java EE
5 8 (29.63%) Middleware
6 7 (25.93%) CSS
6 7 (25.93%) HTML
7 6 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (22.22%) XSLT
8 5 (18.52%) CSS3
8 5 (18.52%) Ember.js
8 5 (18.52%) HTML5
8 5 (18.52%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) DataPower
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 16 (59.26%) Unix
3 10 (37.04%) Windows
4 7 (25.93%) AIX
5 5 (18.52%) Solaris
6 4 (14.81%) HPUX
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) SOA
2 12 (44.44%) TDD
3 11 (40.74%) UML
4 10 (37.04%) OOD
5 8 (29.63%) BPR
5 8 (29.63%) OO
6 5 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
6 5 (18.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (14.81%) Dependency Management
7 4 (14.81%) ETL
7 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (14.81%) RAD
8 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (11.11%) Presales
8 3 (11.11%) Release Management
9 2 (7.41%) Software Deployment
9 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.41%) XPath
7 1 (3.70%) AWK
7 1 (3.70%) Jython
7 1 (3.70%) Perl
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) VB
7 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Firmware
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) IBM
2 4 (14.81%) ATG
2 4 (14.81%) Blue Martini
2 4 (14.81%) Sybase
2 4 (14.81%) Talend
3 3 (11.11%) AppDynamics
3 3 (11.11%) New Relic
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.70%) webMethods