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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 90 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 26 48 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.47% 2.99% 3.08%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.28% 15.29% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 48 57
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £51,000
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
314 314 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.71% 19.59% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 273 261 360
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -22 3 £54,000 +8.00%
Warrington +7 2 - -
Wilmslow - 2 £41,250 -
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 25 (60.98%) Java
2 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (43.90%) Finance
3 18 (43.90%) J2EE
4 17 (41.46%) Oracle
4 17 (41.46%) IBM
5 16 (39.02%) Middleware
6 15 (36.59%) E-Commerce
7 14 (34.15%) UNIX
8 13 (31.71%) Web Services
9 12 (29.27%) Mainframe
9 12 (29.27%) WebSphere MQ
10 11 (26.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 10 (24.39%) Java EE
11 10 (24.39%) Windows
11 10 (24.39%) AIX
11 10 (24.39%) Linux
12 9 (21.95%) SQL
12 9 (21.95%) SSL
13 8 (19.51%) HTTP
13 8 (19.51%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (19.51%) JCL
13 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
13 8 (19.51%) Perl
13 8 (19.51%) ISPF
14 7 (17.07%) Retail
14 7 (17.07%) ITIL
14 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
15 6 (14.63%) WSDL
15 6 (14.63%) DB2

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (19.51%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (14.63%) JBoss
3 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.32%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (4.88%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.88%) Apache Solr
5 2 (4.88%) Confluence
5 2 (4.88%) Mule
6 1 (2.44%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) SSL
2 8 (19.51%) HTTP
3 5 (12.20%) FTP
4 3 (7.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Relational Database
2 6 (14.63%) DB2
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.32%) Informix
4 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) JIRA
2 3 (7.32%) Selenium
2 3 (7.32%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.32%) Introscope
2 3 (7.32%) Subversion
2 3 (7.32%) JUnit
2 3 (7.32%) Mockito
2 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.88%) Ant
General
1 18 (43.90%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Billing
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Designer
3 5 (12.20%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Integration Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.88%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Content Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Middleware Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Web Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) J2EE
2 16 (39.02%) Middleware
3 13 (31.71%) Web Services
4 12 (29.27%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (26.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 10 (24.39%) Java EE
7 8 (19.51%) ISPF
8 6 (14.63%) WSDL
8 6 (14.63%) XML
9 5 (12.20%) Spring
9 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
9 5 (12.20%) SOAP
9 5 (12.20%) CSS
9 5 (12.20%) HTML
10 4 (9.76%) JDBC
10 4 (9.76%) JSP
10 4 (9.76%) Servlets
10 4 (9.76%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (7.32%) JSON
11 3 (7.32%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.32%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (7.32%) Open Source
2 3 (7.32%) IVR
2 3 (7.32%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.32%) VUI
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) UNIX
2 10 (24.39%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) AIX
2 10 (24.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (36.59%) E-Commerce
3 7 (17.07%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) SOA
5 4 (9.76%) Scrum
5 4 (9.76%) Waterfall
5 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 3 (7.32%) TDD
7 2 (4.88%) CRM
7 2 (4.88%) AOP
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.88%) MVC
7 2 (4.88%) Migration
7 2 (4.88%) Product Management
7 2 (4.88%) Time Management
7 2 (4.88%) Release Management
8 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) Java
2 9 (21.95%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) JCL
3 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.51%) Perl
4 2 (4.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.88%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle
1 17 (41.46%) IBM
2 5 (12.20%) Perforce
3 4 (9.76%) Sybase
4 3 (7.32%) Compuware
4 3 (7.32%) HP
4 3 (7.32%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.88%) BT
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