The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 120 101 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -17
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 61 54 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.61% 2.05% 2.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.80% 8.96% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 47 38 41
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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 Leeds region.

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
897 603 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.69% 22.86% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 620 492 412
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -10.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Leeds

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Leeds

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 88 (87.13%) Java
2 81 (80.20%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (59.41%) JavaScript
4 59 (58.42%) MySQL
5 56 (55.45%) Web Services
5 56 (55.45%) Tomcat
6 55 (54.46%) XML
7 54 (53.47%) Linux
7 54 (53.47%) ActiveMQ
8 52 (51.49%) Scrum
9 50 (49.50%) J2EE
10 49 (48.51%) WebLogic
11 41 (40.59%) Apache
12 39 (38.61%) UML
12 39 (38.61%) JUnit
13 38 (37.62%) JBoss
13 38 (37.62%) Hibernate
13 38 (37.62%) Spring
14 37 (36.63%) Oracle
14 37 (36.63%) Solaris
15 36 (35.64%) Degree
16 34 (33.66%) HTTP
16 34 (33.66%) WebLogic Portal
16 34 (33.66%) Project Management
17 33 (32.67%) Technical Architecture
17 33 (32.67%) Open Source
18 32 (31.68%) AMQP
18 32 (31.68%) RabbitMQ
18 32 (31.68%) F5
18 32 (31.68%) High Availability

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 56 (55.45%) Tomcat
2 49 (48.51%) WebLogic
3 41 (40.59%) Apache
4 34 (33.66%) WebLogic Portal
5 10 (9.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.96%) CICS
6 4 (3.96%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.98%) ATG Dynamo
7 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.98%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.99%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.99%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 34 (33.66%) HTTP
2 32 (31.68%) AMQP
2 32 (31.68%) Internet
3 2 (1.98%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (58.42%) MySQL
2 22 (21.78%) Big Data
3 16 (15.84%) SQL Server
4 12 (11.88%) RDBMS
4 12 (11.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (11.88%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.96%) DB2
6 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.99%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 39 (38.61%) JUnit
2 25 (24.75%) Maven
3 24 (23.76%) Selenium
4 23 (22.77%) JMeter
5 21 (20.79%) JBehave
5 21 (20.79%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.99%) JIRA
6 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 15 (14.85%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.88%) Finance
2 12 (11.88%) Marketing
3 1 (0.99%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 71 (70.30%) Developer
2 46 (45.54%) Architect
3 45 (44.55%) Solutions Architect
4 38 (37.62%) Java Developer
5 26 (25.74%) Senior Developer
6 25 (24.75%) Lead Developer
7 15 (14.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 15 (14.85%) Senior Architect
8 11 (10.89%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (6.93%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (5.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.96%) LAMP Developer
12 3 (2.97%) Content Manager
12 3 (2.97%) Web Content Manager
12 3 (2.97%) Software Engineer
12 3 (2.97%) Team Leader
12 3 (2.97%) Web Manager
13 2 (1.98%) WebSphere Specialist
13 2 (1.98%) Development Manager
13 2 (1.98%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (55.45%) Web Services
2 55 (54.46%) XML
3 54 (53.47%) ActiveMQ
4 50 (49.50%) J2EE
5 38 (37.62%) Hibernate
5 38 (37.62%) Spring
6 32 (31.68%) RabbitMQ
6 32 (31.68%) LAMP
7 29 (28.71%) HTML
7 29 (28.71%) Java EE
8 22 (21.78%) JDBC
8 22 (21.78%) JMS
8 22 (21.78%) Spring MVC
8 22 (21.78%) Apache Wicket
8 22 (21.78%) JSON
8 22 (21.78%) AngularJS
8 22 (21.78%) RESTful
9 21 (20.79%) JPA
9 21 (20.79%) REST
9 21 (20.79%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 33 (32.67%) Open Source
2 32 (31.68%) RIA
2 32 (31.68%) Symmetrix
2 32 (31.68%) Clustering
3 14 (13.86%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.96%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.97%) iPad
5 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.97%) W3C
6 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) GIS
7 1 (0.99%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 54 (53.47%) Linux
2 37 (36.63%) Solaris
3 17 (16.83%) UNIX
4 3 (2.97%) Android
4 3 (2.97%) zOS
5 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (80.20%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (51.49%) Scrum
3 39 (38.61%) UML
4 34 (33.66%) Project Management
5 33 (32.67%) Technical Architecture
6 32 (31.68%) High Availability
6 32 (31.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 32 (31.68%) Network Load Balancing
6 32 (31.68%) Load Testing
6 32 (31.68%) Content Management
7 24 (23.76%) OO
8 22 (21.78%) TDD
9 21 (20.79%) BDD
9 21 (20.79%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (14.85%) Complex Event Processing
11 14 (13.86%) Dependency Injection
12 12 (11.88%) ETL
12 12 (11.88%) User Stories
13 8 (7.92%) MVC
14 7 (6.93%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 88 (87.13%) Java
2 60 (59.41%) JavaScript
3 32 (31.68%) PHP
4 26 (25.74%) SQL
5 24 (23.76%) Perl
6 22 (21.78%) Ruby
6 22 (21.78%) C#
7 12 (11.88%) C++
8 10 (9.90%) Python
9 4 (3.96%) COBOL
10 3 (2.97%) Scala
10 3 (2.97%) Groovy
11 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.99%) SELCOPY
12 1 (0.99%) REXX
12 1 (0.99%) NATURAL
12 1 (0.99%) JCL
Qualifications
1 36 (35.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (31.68%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Puppet
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 38 (37.62%) JBoss
2 37 (36.63%) Oracle
3 32 (31.68%) F5
3 32 (31.68%) Cisco
3 32 (31.68%) EMC
4 14 (13.86%) Microsoft
5 12 (11.88%) Informatica
6 7 (6.93%) IBM
7 5 (4.95%) ATG
8 3 (2.97%) Omniture
8 3 (2.97%) Google
8 3 (2.97%) Coremetrics
9 2 (1.98%) MKS
9 2 (1.98%) Veritas
9 2 (1.98%) BEA
9 2 (1.98%) hybris
10 1 (0.99%) SAP
10 1 (0.99%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago