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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 181 161 158
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 8 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.20% 0.37% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.94% 1.93% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 5
Average salary £45,000 £30,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% -28.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,190 £30,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,350 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
853 727 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.18% 19.07% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 712 624 722
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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
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 15 September 2014.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram 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 15 September 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
Stockport - 3 £45,000 - 1
WebSphere Application Server
North West

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (75.00%) Oracle
3 10 (62.50%) Java
4 9 (56.25%) Finance
5 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (50.00%) J2EE
5 8 (50.00%) DB2
5 8 (50.00%) Ant
5 8 (50.00%) SOAP
5 8 (50.00%) Web Services
5 8 (50.00%) XML
5 8 (50.00%) JMS
6 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
6 7 (43.75%) IBM
7 6 (37.50%) Windows
8 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
8 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
8 5 (31.25%) EJB
8 5 (31.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (31.25%) UNIX
8 5 (31.25%) HTTP
8 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
9 4 (25.00%) ERwin
9 4 (25.00%) Log4j
9 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (25.00%) Toad
9 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 4 (25.00%) JAX-RPC

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
3 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (25.00%) GlassFish
5 2 (12.50%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (12.50%) AquaLogic
5 2 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (12.50%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Apache
6 1 (6.25%) iPlanet
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Project
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (12.50%) AquaLogic BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) DB2
2 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (18.75%) Informix
5 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Ant
2 4 (25.00%) JUnit
2 4 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (25.00%) Toad
2 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (25.00%) ERwin
2 4 (25.00%) Log4j
2 4 (25.00%) Maven
2 4 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
1 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Leader
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) J2EE
1 8 (50.00%) SOAP
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
1 8 (50.00%) XML
1 8 (50.00%) JMS
2 5 (31.25%) EJB
3 4 (25.00%) JDBC
3 4 (25.00%) Servlets
3 4 (25.00%) XSD
3 4 (25.00%) JAX-RPC
3 4 (25.00%) JNDI
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 4 (25.00%) AIX
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (25.00%) Test Management
2 4 (25.00%) OO
2 4 (25.00%) RAD
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Unified Process
4 2 (12.50%) RUP
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
4 4 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) Jython
6 1 (6.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ISEB
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) IBM
3 4 (25.00%) Actimize
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Sybase
5 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 3 days ago