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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 75 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 8 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.93% 1.73% 2.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.67% 7.95% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 18
Average salary £40,575 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.92% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,890 £34,000 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,955 £35,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
141 151 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.40% 21.76% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 122 142 128
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £33,479
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +12.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014. 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 2 £38,150 +9.00%
Hinckley - 1 £42,350 -
WebSphere
East Midlands

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) DB2
2 9 (81.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (63.64%) IBM
4 6 (54.55%) SAP
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (45.45%) Puppet
5 5 (45.45%) OpenStack
5 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (45.45%) Ansible
6 4 (36.36%) DevOps
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (36.36%) QA
6 4 (36.36%) Retail
6 4 (36.36%) Korn
6 4 (36.36%) UNIX
6 4 (36.36%) AIX
6 4 (36.36%) SLA
6 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
6 4 (36.36%) Tivoli
6 4 (36.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) Ant
7 3 (27.27%) Maven
7 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (27.27%) Subversion

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (45.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (9.09%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Ant
1 3 (27.27%) Subversion
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Support
1 4 (36.36%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Web Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 1 (9.09%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 4 (36.36%) AIX
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) Quality Management
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
2 4 (36.36%) Korn
3 3 (27.27%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) COBOL
4 1 (9.09%) NATURAL
4 1 (9.09%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
2 4 (36.36%) Tivoli
2 4 (36.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Vagrant
4 1 (9.09%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) IBM
2 6 (54.55%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) ATG
3 1 (9.09%) hybris