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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 55 46 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 5 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.95% 3.27% 0.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.10% 19.51% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 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
82 82 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 15.65% 16.77% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 68 72 119
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 £26,900 £30,300 £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 30 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) J2EE
4 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle
7 5 (38.46%) UNIX
7 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
7 5 (38.46%) JBoss
7 5 (38.46%) Middleware
7 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
7 5 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
7 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
8 4 (30.77%) WSO2
8 4 (30.77%) Maven
8 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
8 4 (30.77%) Java EE
8 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
8 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
8 4 (30.77%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (30.77%) JPA
8 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
8 4 (30.77%) BMC
8 4 (30.77%) Remedy
8 4 (30.77%) MVC
8 4 (30.77%) ATG
8 4 (30.77%) Hibernate

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Eclipse
2 4 (30.77%) Maven
2 4 (30.77%) Subversion
3 3 (23.08%) Ant
3 3 (23.08%) Hudson
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.69%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Applications Support
2 4 (30.77%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) J2EE
2 5 (38.46%) Middleware
2 5 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
3 4 (30.77%) Java EE
3 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
3 4 (30.77%) JPA
3 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
3 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) JSP
3 4 (30.77%) Servlets
3 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) Apache CXF
4 3 (23.08%) Spring Security
4 3 (23.08%) Apache Axis
5 1 (7.69%) JSF
5 1 (7.69%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) DataPower
2 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) DSDM
3 3 (23.08%) Zachman Framework
3 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) BPEL
5 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) PL/SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
5 4 (30.77%) VBScript
5 4 (30.77%) VBA
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) JBoss
3 4 (30.77%) WSO2
3 4 (30.77%) BMC
3 4 (30.77%) Remedy
3 4 (30.77%) ATG
4 1 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (7.69%) Zend
4 1 (7.69%) Kony