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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank - 30 34
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 2.07% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 10.34% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
14 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 8.70% 20.00% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 28
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,900 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,350 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) zOS
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (33.33%) AIX

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (33.33%) MQSeries
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) zOS
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM