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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 34 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.54% 2.61% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.00% 9.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £32,500 £48,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.98% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
75 63 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 29.53% 27.39% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 34 49 69
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,900 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,250 £50,143
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 September 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 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 12 (85.71%) E-Commerce
3 11 (78.57%) HTML
3 11 (78.57%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) CSS
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (78.57%) Spring
3 11 (78.57%) JIRA
4 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (42.86%) ATG
5 6 (42.86%) CMS
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) Commerce Server
5 6 (42.86%) Android Development
5 6 (42.86%) iOS Development
5 6 (42.86%) User Experience
5 6 (42.86%) HTML5
5 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
5 6 (42.86%) CSS3
5 6 (42.86%) Backbone.js
5 6 (42.86%) concrete5
5 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (42.86%) AngularJS

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (42.86%) CMS
1 6 (42.86%) Commerce Server
1 6 (42.86%) concrete5
1 6 (42.86%) Drupal
1 6 (42.86%) WordPress
1 6 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (42.86%) Confluence
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (35.71%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Internet
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (35.71%) Informix
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) JIRA
2 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (35.71%) Selenium
3 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 5 (35.71%) Mockito
3 5 (35.71%) Cucumber
3 5 (35.71%) Introscope
3 5 (35.71%) JUnit
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) UI Programmer
2 6 (42.86%) UI Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) CSS
1 11 (78.57%) Spring
2 6 (42.86%) HTML5
2 6 (42.86%) CSS3
2 6 (42.86%) Backbone.js
2 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 6 (42.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (42.86%) jQuery
2 6 (42.86%) Spring MVC
3 5 (35.71%) JSON
3 5 (35.71%) RESTful
3 5 (35.71%) JAX-RS
3 5 (35.71%) PowerMock
3 5 (35.71%) JAX-RPC
3 5 (35.71%) WSDL
3 5 (35.71%) J2EE
3 5 (35.71%) JDBC
3 5 (35.71%) Servlets
3 5 (35.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) User Experience
1 6 (42.86%) Mobile App
1 6 (42.86%) FMCG
2 5 (35.71%) Open Source
2 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) EPoS
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Apple iOS
1 6 (42.86%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) Android Development
3 6 (42.86%) iOS Development
3 6 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
3 6 (42.86%) Web Development
3 6 (42.86%) Kanban
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Business Development
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
1 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) ATG
3 6 (42.86%) Atlassian
3 6 (42.86%) Sitecore
4 5 (35.71%) Compuware
4 5 (35.71%) HP
4 5 (35.71%) Perforce
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) Sybase