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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 181 181 182
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.078% 0.098% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 0.50% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +25.40%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £43,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+13.37% -7.02%
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
699 800 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 18.10% 19.63% 18.90%
Number of salaries quoted 599 646 647
Average salary £36,500 £36,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.68% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
Stockport +14 3 £37,500 +7.14%
WebSphere Application Server
North West

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) J2EE
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) Ant
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 9 (100.00%) JDBC
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) JMS
1 9 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (100.00%) JNDI
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 9 (100.00%) GlassFish
2 8 (88.89%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) EJB
2 8 (88.89%) UNIX
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) OOP
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 9 (100.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Ant
1 9 (100.00%) JUnit
1 9 (100.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) JDBC
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) JMS
1 9 (100.00%) JNDI
1 9 (100.00%) J2EE
2 8 (88.89%) EJB
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle