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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 47 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 13 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.99% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.94% 2.08% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+10.55% -4.25%
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
87 96 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.00% 16.67% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 75 91 67
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £25,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Leicester

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 9 (56.25%) IBM
2 8 (50.00%) Retail
3 7 (43.75%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) COBOL
4 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 6 (37.50%) Adabas
4 6 (37.50%) NATURAL
4 6 (37.50%) JCL
4 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 5 (31.25%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 5 (31.25%) XML
5 5 (31.25%) XSLT
6 4 (25.00%) B2B
6 4 (25.00%) B2C
6 4 (25.00%) Mainframe
6 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (25.00%) Magento
6 4 (25.00%) hybris
6 4 (25.00%) Demandware
6 4 (25.00%) People Management
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (18.75%) CA Endevor
7 3 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (18.75%) JBoss

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (18.75%) JBoss
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Adabas
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (25.00%) Programmer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior COBOL Analyst Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior COBOL Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) COBOL Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Senior COBOL Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) COBOL Programmer
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Adabas Natural Analyst Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
1 5 (31.25%) XML
1 5 (31.25%) XSLT
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (12.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) AIX
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 4 (25.00%) B2B
2 4 (25.00%) B2C
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (25.00%) People Management
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 2 (12.50%) EAI
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Logistics
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Quantitative Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) COBOL
2 6 (37.50%) NATURAL
2 6 (37.50%) JCL
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) VB
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) CA Endevor
2 1 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) hybris
3 4 (25.00%) Demandware
4 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) i2
5 1 (6.25%) webMethods
5 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
5 1 (6.25%) TIBCO