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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 124 117 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -26
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 62 38 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.62% 1.43% 2.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.95% 5.97% 12.60%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 46
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 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £51,670
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
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
892 636 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.28% 23.98% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 594 544 482
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 23 September 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Leeds

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 98 (88.29%) Java
2 96 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (56.76%) JavaScript
4 62 (55.86%) MySQL
5 60 (54.05%) Tomcat
5 60 (54.05%) ActiveMQ
6 59 (53.15%) Linux
7 58 (52.25%) Web Services
8 56 (50.45%) XML
9 55 (49.55%) Scrum
10 50 (45.05%) Oracle
11 49 (44.14%) WebLogic
12 48 (43.24%) J2EE
13 44 (39.64%) JBoss
14 43 (38.74%) Apache
14 43 (38.74%) JUnit
14 43 (38.74%) Hibernate
14 43 (38.74%) Spring
15 39 (35.14%) UML
16 38 (34.23%) Solaris
16 38 (34.23%) Degree
17 35 (31.53%) Enterprise Architecture
18 34 (30.63%) Java EE
18 34 (30.63%) Open Source
18 34 (30.63%) HTML
18 34 (30.63%) HTTP
19 33 (29.73%) WebLogic Portal
19 33 (29.73%) Project Management
20 32 (28.83%) Technical Architecture
21 31 (27.93%) Network Load Balancing

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 60 (54.05%) Tomcat
2 49 (44.14%) WebLogic
3 43 (38.74%) Apache
4 33 (29.73%) WebLogic Portal
5 9 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (4.50%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.60%) CICS
8 3 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (2.70%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.80%) WebSphere Portal
9 2 (1.80%) ATG Dynamo
10 1 (0.90%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.90%) nginx
10 1 (0.90%) Confluence
10 1 (0.90%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.90%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.90%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 34 (30.63%) HTTP
2 31 (27.93%) Internet
2 31 (27.93%) AMQP
3 2 (1.80%) 2G
4 1 (0.90%) IPsec
4 1 (0.90%) DHCP
4 1 (0.90%) FTP
4 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.90%) DNS
4 1 (0.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (55.86%) MySQL
2 25 (22.52%) Big Data
3 19 (17.12%) SQL Server
4 17 (15.32%) RDBMS
4 17 (15.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (15.32%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.60%) DB2
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.90%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 43 (38.74%) JUnit
2 30 (27.03%) Maven
3 28 (25.23%) Selenium
4 26 (23.42%) JMeter
5 24 (21.62%) JBehave
5 24 (21.62%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.80%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.90%) Subversion
7 1 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 17 (15.32%) Telecoms
2 14 (12.61%) Finance
2 14 (12.61%) Marketing
3 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (65.77%) Developer
2 51 (45.95%) Architect
3 48 (43.24%) Solutions Architect
4 40 (36.04%) Java Developer
5 27 (24.32%) Senior Developer
6 24 (21.62%) Lead Developer
7 15 (13.51%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 15 (13.51%) Senior Architect
8 10 (9.01%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (7.21%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.60%) LAMP Developer
11 4 (3.60%) Team Leader
12 3 (2.70%) Integration Architect
12 3 (2.70%) Web Manager
12 3 (2.70%) Web Content Manager
12 3 (2.70%) Software Engineer
12 3 (2.70%) Technical Leader
12 3 (2.70%) Content Manager
13 2 (1.80%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (54.05%) ActiveMQ
2 58 (52.25%) Web Services
3 56 (50.45%) XML
4 48 (43.24%) J2EE
5 43 (38.74%) Spring
5 43 (38.74%) Hibernate
6 34 (30.63%) Java EE
6 34 (30.63%) HTML
7 31 (27.93%) LAMP
7 31 (27.93%) RabbitMQ
8 27 (24.32%) Apache Camel
9 26 (23.42%) AngularJS
9 26 (23.42%) Apache Wicket
9 26 (23.42%) RESTful
9 26 (23.42%) Spring MVC
9 26 (23.42%) JDBC
9 26 (23.42%) JMS
10 25 (22.52%) JSON
11 24 (21.62%) JPA
11 24 (21.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (30.63%) Open Source
2 31 (27.93%) Symmetrix
2 31 (27.93%) Clustering
2 31 (27.93%) RIA
3 17 (15.32%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.50%) User Experience
5 4 (3.60%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.70%) W3C
6 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.70%) iPad
6 3 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.80%) GIS
8 1 (0.90%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 59 (53.15%) Linux
2 38 (34.23%) Solaris
3 22 (19.82%) UNIX
4 3 (2.70%) zOS
4 3 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (49.55%) Scrum
3 39 (35.14%) UML
4 35 (31.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 33 (29.73%) Project Management
6 32 (28.83%) Technical Architecture
7 31 (27.93%) Content Management
7 31 (27.93%) Network Load Balancing
7 31 (27.93%) Load Testing
7 31 (27.93%) OO
7 31 (27.93%) High Availability
7 31 (27.93%) Test Planning
8 25 (22.52%) TDD
9 24 (21.62%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (21.62%) BDD
10 17 (15.32%) Complex Event Processing
10 17 (15.32%) User Stories
10 17 (15.32%) ETL
11 16 (14.41%) Dependency Injection
12 14 (12.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 98 (88.29%) Java
2 63 (56.76%) JavaScript
3 31 (27.93%) PHP
4 29 (26.13%) SQL
5 28 (25.23%) C#
6 24 (21.62%) Perl
7 22 (19.82%) Ruby
8 13 (11.71%) C++
9 10 (9.01%) Python
10 4 (3.60%) COBOL
11 3 (2.70%) Groovy
11 3 (2.70%) Scala
12 2 (1.80%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.90%) SELCOPY
13 1 (0.90%) REXX
13 1 (0.90%) NATURAL
13 1 (0.90%) JCL
Qualifications
1 38 (34.23%) Degree
2 1 (0.90%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (27.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.90%) Xen
2 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) MOM
2 2 (1.80%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (45.05%) Oracle
2 44 (39.64%) JBoss
3 31 (27.93%) Cisco
3 31 (27.93%) EMC
3 31 (27.93%) F5
4 18 (16.22%) Microsoft
5 17 (15.32%) Informatica
6 10 (9.01%) IBM
7 5 (4.50%) ATG
8 4 (3.60%) Google
9 3 (2.70%) Coremetrics
9 3 (2.70%) webMethods
9 3 (2.70%) Omniture
10 2 (1.80%) MKS
10 2 (1.80%) Veritas
10 2 (1.80%) hybris
10 2 (1.80%) Sun
10 2 (1.80%) BEA
11 1 (0.90%) SAP
11 1 (0.90%) VMware
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