The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 69 90 72
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 7 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.99% 0.24% 1.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.04% 1.17% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 9
Average salary £41,500 £39,361 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.43% -17.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £39,361 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,361 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
WebSphere
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
139 171 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.61% 20.24% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 122 155 113
Average salary £40,500 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.57% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Leicestershire

WebSphere
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 3 £38,800 -
WebSphere
East Midlands

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 14 (93.33%) Java
2 10 (66.67%) DB2
2 10 (66.67%) IBM
3 6 (40.00%) COBOL
4 5 (33.33%) J2EE
4 5 (33.33%) SAP
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) Adabas
4 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 5 (33.33%) NATURAL
4 5 (33.33%) JCL
4 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 5 (33.33%) Spring
4 5 (33.33%) CA Endevor
4 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Subversion
5 4 (26.67%) Puppet
5 4 (26.67%) OpenStack
5 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) Ansible
5 4 (26.67%) Maven
5 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (26.67%) Ant
5 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) UNIX

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (26.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (13.33%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) DB2
2 5 (33.33%) Adabas
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 4 (26.67%) Maven
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Ant
3 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Programmer
2 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (26.67%) COBOL Programmer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) COBOL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
4 3 (20.00%) Web Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior COBOL Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) COBOL Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Senior COBOL Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) J2EE
1 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 5 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) XSLT
2 3 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) MVC
1 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) BPMN
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) COBOL
3 5 (33.33%) NATURAL
3 5 (33.33%) JCL
4 4 (26.67%) Python
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 2 (13.33%) PHP
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) CA Endevor
2 4 (26.67%) Puppet
2 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (26.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) SAP