The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 65 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.20% 0.40% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.74% 1.38% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.42%
WebSphere Application Server
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
136 145 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 26.88% 28.66% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 106 133 67
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Lancashire

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Accrington - 1 £41,500 -
WebSphere Application Server
North West

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Master Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) SSL

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) CentOS
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Product Management
2 2 (66.67%) Master Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat