The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 25 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 4 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.76% 4.65% 6.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.53% 25.00% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 11
Average salary - £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.45%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -4.25%
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 Knutsford region.

Application Platforms Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
38 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 26.21% 18.60% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 28
Average salary £34,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Knutsford

WebSphere
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) AIX
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Middleware
3 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Investment Management
3 4 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (25.00%) ISPF
4 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) JCL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Content Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (25.00%) ISPF
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 4 (50.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (25.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle