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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 77 68 83
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 51 42 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.65% 2.52% 2.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.54% 13.68% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 41 50
Average salary £45,000 £49,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
442 307 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.98% 18.45% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 347 265 456
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Chester +6 12 £32,500 -32.98% 1
Crewe - 8 £45,000 -
Knutsford -14 5 £45,000 -9.09% 3
Warrington -18 1 £37,500 -42.30%
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 39 (65.00%) Java
2 38 (63.33%) IBM
3 35 (58.33%) Oracle
4 26 (43.33%) SQL
5 23 (38.33%) Finance
6 22 (36.67%) UNIX
7 18 (30.00%) ITIL
7 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (28.33%) Web Services
8 17 (28.33%) J2EE
8 17 (28.33%) Middleware
9 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
10 15 (25.00%) HTML
10 15 (25.00%) XML
10 15 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (25.00%) Spring
10 15 (25.00%) JIRA
11 14 (23.33%) CSS
11 14 (23.33%) HTTP
11 14 (23.33%) Linux
11 14 (23.33%) E-Commerce
12 12 (20.00%) Tivoli
12 12 (20.00%) RDBMS
12 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 11 (18.33%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (18.33%) AIX
14 10 (16.67%) DB2
14 10 (16.67%) SOAP
15 9 (15.00%) WSDL
15 9 (15.00%) JAX-RPC

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (18.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (13.33%) WebLogic
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (11.67%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (10.00%) Drupal
4 6 (10.00%) WordPress
4 6 (10.00%) Confluence
4 6 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (10.00%) concrete5
4 6 (10.00%) CMS
4 6 (10.00%) Commerce Server
5 4 (6.67%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.00%) Apache
6 3 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (3.33%) Mule
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (3.33%) IIS
7 2 (3.33%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) HTTP
2 8 (13.33%) FTP
3 6 (10.00%) Internet
4 3 (5.00%) SAN
5 2 (3.33%) SSL
5 2 (3.33%) LDAP
6 1 (1.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 12 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (16.67%) DB2
3 8 (13.33%) Informix
4 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (8.33%) MySQL
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) JIRA
2 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (11.67%) JUnit
3 7 (11.67%) Introscope
3 7 (11.67%) Mockito
3 7 (11.67%) Cucumber
3 7 (11.67%) Selenium
4 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.67%) WebLogic Workshop
5 1 (1.67%) Sublime Text
5 1 (1.67%) Subversion
5 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.67%) Aptana Studio
General
1 23 (38.33%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Retail
3 6 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
4 1 (1.67%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) Applications Support
3 9 (15.00%) Analyst
3 9 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) UI Developer
6 6 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (10.00%) UI Programmer
7 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Designer
8 4 (6.67%) Applications Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Integration Manager
9 3 (5.00%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (28.33%) Web Services
1 17 (28.33%) J2EE
1 17 (28.33%) Middleware
2 15 (25.00%) HTML
2 15 (25.00%) XML
2 15 (25.00%) Spring
3 14 (23.33%) CSS
4 10 (16.67%) SOAP
5 9 (15.00%) WSDL
5 9 (15.00%) JAX-RPC
5 9 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 9 (15.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 8 (13.33%) JSON
6 8 (13.33%) RESTful
7 7 (11.67%) JDBC
7 7 (11.67%) XSL
7 7 (11.67%) PowerMock
7 7 (11.67%) JAX-RS
7 7 (11.67%) CSS3
7 7 (11.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 7 (11.67%) Open Source
3 6 (10.00%) FMCG
3 6 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) FlexPod
4 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.67%) EPoS
5 1 (1.67%) Firmware
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) PDA
5 1 (1.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) UNIX
2 14 (23.33%) Linux
3 11 (18.33%) AIX
4 8 (13.33%) Windows
5 6 (10.00%) Android
5 6 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.00%) Solaris
8 2 (3.33%) SUSE
8 2 (3.33%) zOS
8 2 (3.33%) HPUX
8 2 (3.33%) OS/400
9 1 (1.67%) VMS
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) ITIL
1 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (23.33%) E-Commerce
4 8 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 8 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (13.33%) Scrum
4 8 (13.33%) Quality Management
5 7 (11.67%) TDD
5 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.00%) Kanban
6 6 (10.00%) Migration
6 6 (10.00%) Web Development
6 6 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (10.00%) Android Development
6 6 (10.00%) iOS Development
6 6 (10.00%) MVC
7 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) Java
2 26 (43.33%) SQL
3 16 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 8 (13.33%) Korn
6 5 (8.33%) C#
7 4 (6.67%) C
7 4 (6.67%) Perl
8 3 (5.00%) Python
8 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.33%) XPath
9 2 (3.33%) C++
10 1 (1.67%) VBA
10 1 (1.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
2 5 (8.33%) QA
3 3 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.33%) KVM
2 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 12 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 8 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 38 (63.33%) IBM
2 35 (58.33%) Oracle
3 9 (15.00%) HP
3 9 (15.00%) Perforce
4 7 (11.67%) Compuware
5 6 (10.00%) Atlassian
5 6 (10.00%) Sitecore
5 6 (10.00%) ATG
6 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.67%) EMC
7 4 (6.67%) JBoss
7 4 (6.67%) Misys
8 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.00%) Cisco
8 3 (5.00%) NetApp
8 3 (5.00%) Symantec
8 3 (5.00%) VMware
9 2 (3.33%) Brocade
9 2 (3.33%) Remedy
9 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 14 days ago