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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 108 69 81
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 23 57 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.20% 3.34% 3.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.65% 17.65% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 54 65
Average salary £48,750 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,750 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
346 323 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.05% 18.90% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 304 281 418
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 £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 £52,750 +5.50%
Warrington +1 2 - -
Wilmslow - 2 £41,250 -
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 44 (63.77%) Java
2 37 (53.62%) IBM
3 32 (46.38%) Oracle
4 29 (42.03%) UNIX
5 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (37.68%) Finance
7 25 (36.23%) J2EE
8 22 (31.88%) SQL
9 21 (30.43%) E-Commerce
10 20 (28.99%) Web Services
10 20 (28.99%) Middleware
11 18 (26.09%) AIX
11 18 (26.09%) Linux
12 17 (24.64%) JavaScript
13 16 (23.19%) HTTP
13 16 (23.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 15 (21.74%) XML
14 15 (21.74%) ITIL
14 15 (21.74%) CSS
14 15 (21.74%) HTML
14 15 (21.74%) WebSphere MQ
15 14 (20.29%) Spring
15 14 (20.29%) JIRA
16 13 (18.84%) Windows
17 12 (17.39%) DB2
17 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
18 11 (15.94%) SOAP
19 10 (14.49%) Shell Script
19 10 (14.49%) Mainframe
19 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 9 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (11.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (11.59%) IBM HTTP Server
3 7 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (8.70%) JBoss
4 6 (8.70%) Confluence
5 4 (5.80%) concrete5
5 4 (5.80%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.80%) Commerce Server
5 4 (5.80%) CMS
5 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
5 4 (5.80%) Drupal
5 4 (5.80%) WordPress
5 4 (5.80%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.90%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (2.90%) Mule
7 2 (2.90%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (1.45%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.45%) Edge Animate
1 1 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.19%) HTTP
2 9 (13.04%) SSL
2 9 (13.04%) FTP
3 8 (11.59%) Internet
4 1 (1.45%) SSH
4 1 (1.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) DB2
1 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 9 (13.04%) Informix
2 9 (13.04%) RDBMS
3 7 (10.14%) MySQL
4 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (20.29%) JIRA
2 9 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.59%) Mockito
3 8 (11.59%) Cucumber
3 8 (11.59%) Introscope
3 8 (11.59%) Selenium
3 8 (11.59%) JUnit
4 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.90%) Ant
5 2 (2.90%) Subversion
5 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.45%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.45%) Aptana Studio
6 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.45%) Sublime Text
General
1 26 (37.68%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Retail
3 6 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Billing
5 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Developer
2 14 (20.29%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.94%) Applications Support
4 6 (8.70%) Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Consultant
4 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) WebSphere Developer
4 6 (8.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Designer
5 5 (7.25%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Applications Support Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) WebSphere Specialist
6 4 (5.80%) UI Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Applications Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Lead Developer
6 4 (5.80%) Integration Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) UI Programmer
7 3 (4.35%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (36.23%) J2EE
2 20 (28.99%) Web Services
2 20 (28.99%) Middleware
3 16 (23.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 15 (21.74%) XML
4 15 (21.74%) CSS
4 15 (21.74%) HTML
4 15 (21.74%) WebSphere MQ
5 14 (20.29%) Spring
6 11 (15.94%) SOAP
7 9 (13.04%) JDBC
7 9 (13.04%) WSDL
7 9 (13.04%) Java EE
7 9 (13.04%) JSON
7 9 (13.04%) RESTful
8 8 (11.59%) PowerMock
8 8 (11.59%) JAX-RS
8 8 (11.59%) ISPF
8 8 (11.59%) JAX-RPC
8 8 (11.59%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Mainframe
2 9 (13.04%) N-Tier
3 8 (11.59%) Open Source
4 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.80%) FMCG
4 4 (5.80%) User Experience
5 2 (2.90%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.45%) IVR
6 1 (1.45%) PDA
6 1 (1.45%) VUI
6 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (42.03%) UNIX
2 18 (26.09%) AIX
2 18 (26.09%) Linux
3 13 (18.84%) Windows
4 4 (5.80%) Android
4 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 15 (21.74%) ITIL
4 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (13.04%) Scrum
6 8 (11.59%) TDD
6 8 (11.59%) Quality Management
6 8 (11.59%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 6 (8.70%) MVC
8 5 (7.25%) Migration
8 5 (7.25%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.80%) SOA
9 4 (5.80%) Kanban
9 4 (5.80%) Web Development
9 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (5.80%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (63.77%) Java
2 22 (31.88%) SQL
3 17 (24.64%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.49%) Shell Script
5 9 (13.04%) Perl
6 8 (11.59%) JCL
6 8 (11.59%) Korn
7 4 (5.80%) C
7 4 (5.80%) C#
8 2 (2.90%) RPG
8 2 (2.90%) Python
9 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.45%) C++
9 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) Tivoli
1 8 (11.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (1.45%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 37 (53.62%) IBM
2 32 (46.38%) Oracle
3 10 (14.49%) Perforce
4 8 (11.59%) Compuware
4 8 (11.59%) HP
5 4 (5.80%) Sybase
5 4 (5.80%) Atlassian
5 4 (5.80%) Sitecore
5 4 (5.80%) ATG
6 3 (4.35%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.90%) Remedy
7 2 (2.90%) BT
7 2 (2.90%) Misys
8 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.45%) Google
Cheshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
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