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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 28 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 3 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.92% 18.86% 14.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.79% 49.25% 56.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 33 46
Average salary £54,000 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +23.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
19 67 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 12.18% 38.29% 25.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 65 81
Average salary £67,500 £46,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% +14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £41,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (88.89%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (66.67%) Middleware
3 5 (55.56%) IBM
3 5 (55.56%) UNIX
3 5 (55.56%) AIX
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
4 4 (44.44%) SSL
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) Perl
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) JCL
5 3 (33.33%) ISPF
5 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (22.22%) RESTful
6 2 (22.22%) Online Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) JIRA
6 2 (22.22%) Selenium
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Mockito
6 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 2 (22.22%) PowerMock
6 2 (22.22%) JAX-RS
6 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) Relational Database

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 2 (22.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) Informix
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) Mockito
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) Introscope
1 2 (22.22%) JUnit
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (66.67%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) ISPF
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (22.22%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) JSON
3 2 (22.22%) PowerMock
3 2 (22.22%) JAX-RS
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) JDBC
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) XSL
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) WSDL
3 2 (22.22%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) Online Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
1 5 (55.56%) AIX
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) TDD
1 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
1 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) JCL
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Perforce
3 2 (22.22%) Compuware
3 2 (22.22%) HP