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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 158 186 172
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 16 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.40% 1.04% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 7
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £42,750
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +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
667 771 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.18% 19.51% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 550 690 713
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (96.00%) Java EE
3 23 (92.00%) IBM
3 23 (92.00%) Oracle
4 22 (88.00%) JMS
4 22 (88.00%) Eclipse
4 22 (88.00%) Finance
4 22 (88.00%) Subversion
4 22 (88.00%) Spring
4 22 (88.00%) Java SE
4 22 (88.00%) JPA
4 22 (88.00%) JAX-RS
4 22 (88.00%) Oracle Database
4 22 (88.00%) NetBeans
5 15 (60.00%) Apache Flex
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Retail
7 2 (8.00%) J2EE
7 2 (8.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) OO
8 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
8 1 (4.00%) Unix
8 1 (4.00%) SQL
8 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.00%) SWIFT

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (88.00%) Eclipse
1 22 (88.00%) NetBeans
1 22 (88.00%) Subversion
General
1 22 (88.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
1 24 (96.00%) Java Developer
2 22 (88.00%) Lead Developer
2 22 (88.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (4.00%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) Java EE
2 22 (88.00%) Java SE
2 22 (88.00%) JAX-RS
2 22 (88.00%) JMS
2 22 (88.00%) JPA
2 22 (88.00%) Spring
3 15 (60.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (8.00%) J2EE
5 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.00%) OO
2 2 (8.00%) Scrum
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) IBM
1 23 (92.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
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