The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank - 36 61
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 3.03% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 12.07% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Average salary - £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
WebSphere
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Application Platforms Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
49 58 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 22.48% 25.11% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 42 43 30
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £30,050 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Chester region.

WebSphere Salary Trend in Chester

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) JUnit
2 5 (62.50%) JDBC
2 5 (62.50%) Servlets
2 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSL
2 5 (62.50%) Informix
2 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
2 5 (62.50%) HTTP
2 5 (62.50%) WSDL
2 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (62.50%) JAX-RPC
2 5 (62.50%) Compuware
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 5 (62.50%) Introscope

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (62.50%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (37.50%) Commerce Server
2 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 3 (37.50%) Drupal
2 3 (37.50%) WordPress
2 3 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (37.50%) Confluence
2 3 (37.50%) concrete5
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Informix
1 5 (62.50%) RDBMS
1 5 (62.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) JUnit
2 5 (62.50%) Mockito
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) Introscope
3 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (37.50%) UI Developer
3 3 (37.50%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
2 5 (62.50%) PowerMock
2 5 (62.50%) JAX-RS
2 5 (62.50%) JSON
2 5 (62.50%) RESTful
2 5 (62.50%) JDBC
2 5 (62.50%) Servlets
2 5 (62.50%) SOAP
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSL
2 5 (62.50%) WSDL
2 5 (62.50%) JAX-RPC
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) CSS3
3 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
3 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) N-Tier
1 5 (62.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
3 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (37.50%) Android Development
3 3 (37.50%) iOS Development
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Compuware
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Perforce
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
3 3 (37.50%) Sitecore
3 3 (37.50%) ATG