The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 65 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 2 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.37% 0.27% 2.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.79% 1.37% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 13
Average salary £38,150 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,630 £35,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,670 £35,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
112 73 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 20.74% 19.73% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 96 67 58
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere
Leicestershire

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 31 July 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 4 (100.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) CICS
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (25.00%) NATURAL
4 1 (25.00%) JCL
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (25.00%) Adabas
4 1 (25.00%) Ant
4 1 (25.00%) COBOL
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Web Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) NATURAL
2 1 (25.00%) JCL
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (25.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) IBM