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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 107 93 59
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -34
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 15 22 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.86% 1.25% 3.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.84% 5.46% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 64
Average salary £46,750 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.87% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £53,500
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
310 403 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.71% 22.98% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 227 327 308
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -4 5 £52,500 +31.25%
Chester +1 2 - - 1
Crewe - 2 £25,000 -
Northwich - 1 £40,000 -
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 15 (51.72%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) UNIX
2 13 (44.83%) Finance
3 12 (41.38%) IBM
3 12 (41.38%) E-Commerce
4 10 (34.48%) Open Source
5 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
5 9 (31.03%) Oracle
5 9 (31.03%) Middleware
6 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) Banking
7 7 (24.14%) J2EE
7 7 (24.14%) JBoss
8 6 (20.69%) Linux
8 6 (20.69%) CSS
8 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
8 6 (20.69%) HTML
8 6 (20.69%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (20.69%) Degree
8 6 (20.69%) Magento
8 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (17.24%) Retail
9 5 (17.24%) DB2
9 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (13.79%) Servlets
10 4 (13.79%) AIX
10 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
10 4 (13.79%) Financial Institution
10 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
10 4 (13.79%) Corporate Banking

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 7 (24.14%) JBoss
2 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
3 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (10.34%) Apache
4 3 (10.34%) iPlanet
4 3 (10.34%) CMS
5 2 (6.90%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (6.90%) Jetty
5 2 (6.90%) nginx
5 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
5 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (3.45%) Confluence
6 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Magento
2 3 (10.34%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Google Analytics
1 3 (10.34%) PaaS
2 2 (6.90%) Route 53
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 2 (6.90%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) LDAP
2 2 (6.90%) DHCP
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) DB2
2 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JUnit
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) Maven
1 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
1 2 (6.90%) Hudson
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) 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 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Content Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Middleware Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Middleware
2 7 (24.14%) J2EE
3 6 (20.69%) CSS
3 6 (20.69%) HTML
3 6 (20.69%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (13.79%) jQuery
4 4 (13.79%) Servlets
5 3 (10.34%) HTML5
5 3 (10.34%) CSS3
5 3 (10.34%) Modernizr
5 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.90%) Java EE
6 2 (6.90%) Struts
6 2 (6.90%) Web Services
6 2 (6.90%) XML
6 2 (6.90%) XSD
6 2 (6.90%) WSDL
6 2 (6.90%) JSP
6 2 (6.90%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) VUI
3 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.90%) IVR
3 2 (6.90%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) iSeries
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.45%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) UNIX
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 4 (13.79%) AIX
4 3 (10.34%) Windows
5 2 (6.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) E-Commerce
2 10 (34.48%) Open Source
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
4 4 (13.79%) Investment Management
4 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.34%) Analytics
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) BDD
5 3 (10.34%) Web Design
5 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Email Marketing
5 3 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Pair Programming
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) Refactoring
6 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (6.90%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (6.90%) CA Wily
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
1 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) IBM
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Google
3 3 (10.34%) Adobe
4 2 (6.90%) Sun
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) RightScale
4 2 (6.90%) Sybase
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
Chester, Cheshire
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