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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 188 161 175
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.54% 2.35% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 21
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -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
925 765 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.90% 20.32% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 808 655 817
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 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 - 5 £36,000 - 2
WebSphere Application Server
North West

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) SOAP
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) JMS
2 12 (92.31%) Ant
3 11 (84.62%) J2EE
4 10 (76.92%) JDBC
4 10 (76.92%) WebLogic
4 10 (76.92%) JUnit
4 10 (76.92%) Eclipse
4 10 (76.92%) GlassFish
5 9 (69.23%) JNDI
5 9 (69.23%) OO
6 7 (53.85%) Windows
7 6 (46.15%) UNIX
7 6 (46.15%) DB2
7 6 (46.15%) MySQL
7 6 (46.15%) EJB
7 6 (46.15%) Finance
8 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
8 5 (38.46%) C++
8 5 (38.46%) Scrum
8 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (30.77%) Linux
9 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 4 (30.77%) OOP

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (76.92%) GlassFish
2 10 (76.92%) WebLogic
3 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (15.38%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
1 6 (46.15%) DB2
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) Informix
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Ant
2 10 (76.92%) JUnit
2 10 (76.92%) Eclipse
3 2 (15.38%) Toad
3 2 (15.38%) ERwin
3 2 (15.38%) Log4j
3 2 (15.38%) Maven
3 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
4 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
1 12 (92.31%) Java Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) SOAP
1 12 (92.31%) Web Services
1 12 (92.31%) XML
1 12 (92.31%) JMS
2 11 (84.62%) J2EE
3 10 (76.92%) JDBC
4 9 (69.23%) JNDI
5 6 (46.15%) EJB
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) JAX-RPC
7 2 (15.38%) Servlets
7 2 (15.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) RAD
5 1 (7.69%) Test Management
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Actimize
3 1 (7.69%) Sybase
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