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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 190 183 193
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 6 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.89% 1.88% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.16% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £30,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
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
674 638 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.87% 16.35% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 591 506 676
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 26 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (65.38%) Java
3 16 (61.54%) Ant
3 16 (61.54%) Jython
4 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
5 13 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
5 13 (50.00%) SSL
6 12 (46.15%) Middleware
6 12 (46.15%) QA
6 12 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (46.15%) Docker
6 12 (46.15%) Puppet
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
8 6 (23.08%) MVC
8 6 (23.08%) ITIL
8 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
8 6 (23.08%) J2EE
8 6 (23.08%) JSP
8 6 (23.08%) TDD
8 6 (23.08%) Content Management
8 6 (23.08%) Spring
8 6 (23.08%) CMS
8 6 (23.08%) FatWire
8 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
8 6 (23.08%) Endeca
8 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (23.08%) hybris
8 6 (23.08%) Presales

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 26 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 6 (23.08%) CMS
4 5 (19.23%) Tomcat
5 3 (11.54%) Commerce Server
6 1 (3.85%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Ant
2 14 (53.85%) Jenkins
3 5 (19.23%) JIRA
4 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.69%) Jasmine
5 2 (7.69%) JBehave
5 2 (7.69%) JUnit
5 2 (7.69%) Selenium
6 1 (3.85%) NUnit
6 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Consultant
1 12 (46.15%) WebSphere Consultant
2 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Specialist
6 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Technician
7 2 (7.69%) Administrator
7 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Server Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Middleware
2 6 (23.08%) J2EE
2 6 (23.08%) JSP
2 6 (23.08%) Spring
2 6 (23.08%) Spring MVC
3 2 (7.69%) JDBC
3 2 (7.69%) Servlets
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) SOAP
4 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) CentOS
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Content Management
3 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) MVC
3 6 (23.08%) Presales
3 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 6 (23.08%) TDD
4 5 (19.23%) High Availability
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Testing
4 5 (19.23%) Web Development
5 4 (15.38%) E-business
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) Jython
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) QA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (46.15%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Endeca
1 6 (23.08%) FatWire
1 6 (23.08%) hybris
2 5 (19.23%) IBM
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) VMware