The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 50 70 52
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.05% 0.88% 1.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.94% 4.60% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 5
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
WebSphere
Leicestershire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
67 87 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 17.18% 19.04% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 66 81 56
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Leicester

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) DB2
2 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 4 (40.00%) COBOL
4 3 (30.00%) Adabas
4 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
4 3 (30.00%) VSAM
4 3 (30.00%) CICS
4 3 (30.00%) NATURAL
4 3 (30.00%) JCL
4 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) CA Endevor
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
6 1 (10.00%) Subversion
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (10.00%) Ant
6 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (30.00%) CICS
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) DB2
2 3 (30.00%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (20.00%) COBOL Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) J2EE
1 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (30.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
1 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) BPMN
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) COBOL
3 3 (30.00%) NATURAL
3 3 (30.00%) JCL
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) CA Endevor
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) SAP