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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 108 109 79
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -30
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 12 9 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.74% 0.52% 2.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.27% 2.43% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 36
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +34.21%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
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
281 371 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.32% 21.61% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 204 300 272
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram 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 22 May 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
Crewe - 3 £25,000 -
Northwich - 3 £40,000 -
Knutsford -2 2 £42,500 -
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (62.07%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) E-Commerce
3 12 (41.38%) J2EE
3 12 (41.38%) IBM
3 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (37.93%) Oracle
4 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
5 10 (34.48%) UNIX
5 10 (34.48%) Finance
6 8 (27.59%) JBoss
7 7 (24.14%) HTML
7 7 (24.14%) Banking
7 7 (24.14%) Degree
8 6 (20.69%) Java EE
8 6 (20.69%) Magento
8 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
8 6 (20.69%) DB2
8 6 (20.69%) CSS
9 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
9 5 (17.24%) Middleware
9 5 (17.24%) jQuery
9 5 (17.24%) Retail
10 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
10 4 (13.79%) Corporate Banking
10 4 (13.79%) Investment Management
10 4 (13.79%) Open Source
10 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
10 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
10 4 (13.79%) SSL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (27.59%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.34%) CMS
4 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
4 2 (6.90%) Confluence
4 2 (6.90%) iPlanet
4 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.45%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (3.45%) Mule
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Magento
2 3 (10.34%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) LDAP
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
1 6 (20.69%) DB2
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Retail
4 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
4 4 (13.79%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (13.79%) Financial Institution
5 3 (10.34%) Marketing
6 2 (6.90%) Billing
7 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Content Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Designer
4 3 (10.34%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) J2EE
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
3 6 (20.69%) Java EE
3 6 (20.69%) CSS
4 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
4 5 (17.24%) Middleware
4 5 (17.24%) jQuery
5 4 (13.79%) Web Services
6 3 (10.34%) XML
6 3 (10.34%) XSD
6 3 (10.34%) Struts
6 3 (10.34%) EJB
6 3 (10.34%) JSP
6 3 (10.34%) Servlets
6 3 (10.34%) HTML5
6 3 (10.34%) CSS3
6 3 (10.34%) Modernizr
6 3 (10.34%) WSDL
7 2 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (3.45%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Open Source
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
2 3 (10.34%) VUI
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (10.34%) IVR
3 1 (3.45%) AS400
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) UNIX
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) E-Commerce
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Investment Management
3 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
3 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (10.34%) Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) BDD
4 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.34%) Email Marketing
4 3 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (10.34%) Web Development
4 3 (10.34%) Refactoring
4 3 (10.34%) TDD
4 3 (10.34%) Pair Programming
4 3 (10.34%) Web Design
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) RPG
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (3.45%) CA Wily
1 1 (3.45%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) IBM
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Adobe
3 3 (10.34%) Google
4 2 (6.90%) Sybase
5 1 (3.45%) Perforce
5 1 (3.45%) BT
5 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.45%) Sun
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco