The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 167 173 183
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 18 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.95% 1.38% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 10
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
WebSphere Application Server
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
610 650 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.88% 18.07% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 520 512 646
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Manchester

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram in Manchester

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 27 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (62.96%) Java
3 16 (59.26%) Ant
3 16 (59.26%) Jython
4 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
5 13 (48.15%) WebSphere Portal
5 13 (48.15%) SSL
6 12 (44.44%) Middleware
6 12 (44.44%) Puppet
6 12 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (44.44%) QA
6 12 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (44.44%) Docker
7 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle
8 7 (25.93%) IBM
8 7 (25.93%) TDD
8 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (22.22%) Presales
9 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
9 6 (22.22%) DB2
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL
10 5 (18.52%) Linux
10 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
10 5 (18.52%) Finance
10 5 (18.52%) Retail
10 5 (18.52%) Spring
10 5 (18.52%) Performance Engineering
10 5 (18.52%) High Availability
10 5 (18.52%) Web Development

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (48.15%) WebSphere Portal
3 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
4 3 (11.11%) CMS
4 3 (11.11%) Commerce Server
5 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) SSL
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) DB2
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) Ant
2 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
3 5 (18.52%) JIRA
4 4 (14.81%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
5 2 (7.41%) Jasmine
5 2 (7.41%) JBehave
5 2 (7.41%) JUnit
5 2 (7.41%) NetBeans
5 2 (7.41%) NUnit
5 2 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (7.41%) Selenium
5 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
5 2 (7.41%) Subversion
5 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
1 5 (18.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Consultant
1 13 (48.15%) WebSphere Consultant
2 11 (40.74%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 8 (29.63%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) WebSphere Specialist
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Technician
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (3.70%) Domain Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Middleware
2 5 (18.52%) Spring
3 4 (14.81%) J2EE
4 3 (11.11%) JSP
4 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Apache Flex
5 2 (7.41%) Java EE
5 2 (7.41%) Java SE
5 2 (7.41%) JAX-RS
5 2 (7.41%) JMS
5 2 (7.41%) JPA
6 1 (3.70%) Ajax
6 1 (3.70%) JNDI
6 1 (3.70%) JSON
6 1 (3.70%) JSTL
6 1 (3.70%) Servlets
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
6 1 (3.70%) Struts
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) CentOS
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 6 (22.22%) Presales
4 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
5 5 (18.52%) High Availability
5 5 (18.52%) Performance Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) Performance Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Web Development
6 4 (14.81%) BDD
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Content Management
7 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.11%) MVC
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.41%) E-business
9 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) Jython
3 3 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (44.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) IBM
3 3 (11.11%) Endeca
3 3 (11.11%) FatWire
3 3 (11.11%) hybris
4 1 (3.70%) VMware