The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 112 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +1
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 13 40 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.71% 2.46% 2.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.50% 13.11% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 40 45
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,900 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
WebSphere
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
289 305 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.82% 18.79% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 237 248 256
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Cheshire

WebSphere
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford -20 4 - -
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere.

1 19 (57.58%) Java
2 17 (51.52%) UNIX
2 17 (51.52%) Finance
3 16 (48.48%) J2EE
4 15 (45.45%) IBM
5 14 (42.42%) Oracle
6 13 (39.39%) E-Commerce
6 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (30.30%) Mainframe
7 10 (30.30%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (30.30%) Java EE
8 9 (27.27%) Degree
8 9 (27.27%) Middleware
8 9 (27.27%) Windows
8 9 (27.27%) AIX
8 9 (27.27%) Linux
9 7 (21.21%) SSL
9 7 (21.21%) Perl
9 7 (21.21%) JCL
9 7 (21.21%) ISPF
9 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 6 (18.18%) Retail
10 6 (18.18%) SQL
10 6 (18.18%) DB2
11 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
11 5 (15.15%) Sybase
11 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
11 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
11 5 (15.15%) JBoss
11 5 (15.15%) Web Services

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
1 5 (15.15%) JBoss
1 5 (15.15%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Solr
3 2 (6.06%) Mule
3 2 (6.06%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (6.06%) Confluence
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) SSL
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) DB2
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Ant
2 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Retail
3 5 (15.15%) Banking
4 4 (12.12%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
4 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
5 2 (6.06%) Billing
5 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Content Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Designer
6 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) J2EE
2 10 (30.30%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (30.30%) Java EE
3 9 (27.27%) Middleware
4 7 (21.21%) ISPF
4 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 5 (15.15%) Web Services
5 5 (15.15%) Hibernate
6 4 (12.12%) JSP
7 3 (9.09%) Servlets
7 3 (9.09%) Struts
7 3 (9.09%) WSDL
7 3 (9.09%) XML
7 3 (9.09%) XSD
7 3 (9.09%) EJB
8 2 (6.06%) MyBatis
8 2 (6.06%) jQuery
8 2 (6.06%) LESS
8 2 (6.06%) OpenID
8 2 (6.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Mainframe
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) IVR
3 3 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (9.09%) VUI
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) UNIX
2 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) AIX
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) E-Commerce
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) Scrum
3 4 (12.12%) Process Improvement
3 4 (12.12%) Investment Management
3 4 (12.12%) Risk Management
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) Product Management
5 2 (6.06%) AOP
5 2 (6.06%) MVC
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) CRM
6 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) Java
2 7 (21.21%) Perl
2 7 (21.21%) JCL
3 6 (18.18%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.06%) RPG
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) IBM
2 14 (42.42%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Sybase
4 3 (9.09%) TIBCO
5 2 (6.06%) Perforce
5 2 (6.06%) BT
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