The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 57 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 5 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.95% 3.12% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.17% 19.23% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
81 78 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 15.34% 16.22% 24.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67 67 122
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £31,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere
Merseyside

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Liverpool

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) J2EE
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) Oracle
6 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
6 7 (46.67%) UNIX
6 7 (46.67%) Middleware
6 7 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
7 6 (40.00%) Finance
7 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (40.00%) JBoss
7 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (33.33%) WSO2
8 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (33.33%) JPA
8 5 (33.33%) Maven
8 5 (33.33%) Java EE
8 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
8 5 (33.33%) CSS
8 5 (33.33%) JSP
8 5 (33.33%) Servlets
8 5 (33.33%) HTML
8 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
8 5 (33.33%) MVC
8 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 5 (33.33%) Scrum
8 5 (33.33%) Spring

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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%) IIS
1 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (13.33%) GlassFish
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Intranet
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (33.33%) Maven
3 4 (26.67%) Subversion
4 3 (20.00%) Ant
4 3 (20.00%) Hudson
4 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (13.33%) JUnit
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
1 11 (73.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) J2EE
2 7 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (46.67%) Middleware
3 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 5 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (33.33%) Spring
3 5 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) JSP
3 5 (33.33%) Servlets
3 5 (33.33%) Java EE
3 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 5 (33.33%) JPA
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) Apache Axis
5 3 (20.00%) Spring Security
5 3 (20.00%) Apache CXF
6 2 (13.33%) WebCenter
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) UNIX
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Scrum
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (20.00%) DSDM
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) BPEL
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 4 (26.67%) VBScript
6 4 (26.67%) VBA
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) JBoss
3 5 (33.33%) WSO2
4 4 (26.67%) BMC
4 4 (26.67%) Remedy
4 4 (26.67%) ATG
5 2 (13.33%) Zend
5 2 (13.33%) Kony
5 2 (13.33%) IBM