The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 34 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.48% 6.43% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.63% 25.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,850 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.65% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
WebSphere
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
38 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 18.27% 25.15% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 35
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,925 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Halifax

WebSphere
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Tandem
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Web Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat