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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 105 82 71
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -11
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 19 43 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.10% 2.39% 2.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.59% 10.29% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 47
Average salary £49,250 £42,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.88% -12.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
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
340 418 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.77% 23.20% 19.45%
Number of salaries quoted 250 328 282
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £54,250
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +2 5 £52,500 +31.25%
Chester -10 4 £50,000 +53.84%
Crewe -11 4 - -
Warrington +8 2 £47,500 +26.66% 1
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (56.25%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) Finance
3 15 (46.88%) Open Source
4 14 (43.75%) UNIX
5 13 (40.63%) Tomcat
5 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
6 12 (37.50%) CSS
7 11 (34.38%) Linux
7 11 (34.38%) HTML
8 10 (31.25%) JBoss
8 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
8 10 (31.25%) IBM
8 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (28.13%) Maven
9 9 (28.13%) jQuery
9 9 (28.13%) Middleware
10 8 (25.00%) Financial Institution
10 8 (25.00%) Risk Management
10 8 (25.00%) Apache
10 8 (25.00%) Oracle
10 8 (25.00%) Banking
10 8 (25.00%) Retail
11 7 (21.88%) Spring
11 7 (21.88%) Jetty
11 7 (21.88%) Web Services
11 7 (21.88%) HTML5
11 7 (21.88%) User Experience
11 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (18.75%) MySQL
12 6 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (40.63%) Tomcat
2 10 (31.25%) JBoss
3 8 (25.00%) Apache
4 7 (21.88%) Jetty
5 6 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (12.50%) Liferay
7 3 (9.38%) nginx
7 3 (9.38%) iPlanet
7 3 (9.38%) CMS
8 2 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
9 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
9 1 (3.13%) Confluence
9 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Magento
2 3 (9.38%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) PaaS
2 3 (9.38%) Route 53
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (9.38%) Google Analytics
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon S3
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Wireless
2 3 (9.38%) Network Security
2 3 (9.38%) DHCP
2 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
2 3 (9.38%) SSL
2 3 (9.38%) Firewall
3 2 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 4 (12.50%) DB2
3 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (9.38%) Big Data
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Maven
2 6 (18.75%) JIRA
3 5 (15.63%) JUnit
3 5 (15.63%) Subversion
4 4 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 4 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (9.38%) Hudson
6 1 (3.13%) Selenium
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.13%) Ant
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
2 8 (25.00%) Retail
2 8 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 4 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 4 (12.50%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (9.38%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (12.50%) Technical Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Content Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Middleware Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (3.13%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (3.13%) Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.13%) Administrator
4 1 (3.13%) Software Consultant
4 1 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (3.13%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) CSS
2 11 (34.38%) HTML
3 9 (28.13%) Middleware
3 9 (28.13%) jQuery
4 7 (21.88%) HTML5
4 7 (21.88%) Spring
4 7 (21.88%) Web Services
5 6 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (18.75%) RESTful
6 5 (15.63%) Java EE
7 4 (12.50%) J2EE
7 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.50%) li3
7 4 (12.50%) PhoneGap
7 4 (12.50%) Laravel
7 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 3 (9.38%) CSS3
8 3 (9.38%) Modernizr
8 3 (9.38%) Servlets
9 2 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) User Experience
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.50%) Device Driver
3 3 (9.38%) Private Cloud
4 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.13%) AS400
5 1 (3.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) UNIX
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) AIX
4 3 (9.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Open Source
2 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (15.63%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
4 5 (15.63%) MVC
4 5 (15.63%) SDLC
5 4 (12.50%) Modular Programming
5 4 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (12.50%) OOP
5 4 (12.50%) OO
5 4 (12.50%) Information Security
5 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.50%) Investment Management
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) RPG
6 1 (3.13%) XPath
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
1 3 (9.38%) Vagrant
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (6.25%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (6.25%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) IBM
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Adobe
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.38%) Google
3 3 (9.38%) RightScale
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Sun
5 1 (3.13%) Sybase
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago