The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 130 157 136
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -21
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 50 24 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.23% 0.63% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.79% 3.30% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 30
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £51,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -22.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
WebSphere
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
863 727 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.25% 19.18% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 725 631 712
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Manchester region.

WebSphere Salary Trend in Manchester

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Manchester

WebSphere
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 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 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
Salford - 10 £41,250 -
Stockport +3 4 £45,000 - 1
Sale - 2 £38,750 -
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WebSphere 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.

1 71 (81.61%) Java
2 48 (55.17%) Spring
2 48 (55.17%) XML
2 48 (55.17%) JMS
3 47 (54.02%) HTTP
4 45 (51.72%) Tomcat
4 45 (51.72%) Windows
4 45 (51.72%) WebSphere MQ
5 44 (50.57%) Maven
6 43 (49.43%) Servlets
6 43 (49.43%) Linux
7 37 (42.53%) J2SE
7 37 (42.53%) Grails
8 34 (39.08%) Android
8 34 (39.08%) XPath
8 34 (39.08%) XML Schema
8 34 (39.08%) DOM
8 34 (39.08%) XSLT
8 34 (39.08%) SAX
9 32 (36.78%) Red Hat
9 32 (36.78%) Hazelcast
10 31 (35.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (32.18%) Oracle
12 27 (31.03%) J2EE
13 25 (28.74%) WebLogic
14 24 (27.59%) Software Engineering
15 18 (20.69%) WebSphere Application Server
16 17 (19.54%) Finance
16 17 (19.54%) Computer Science
17 16 (18.39%) DB2

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WebSphere 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (51.72%) Tomcat
2 25 (28.74%) WebLogic
3 18 (20.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (10.34%) GlassFish
5 7 (8.05%) Apache
6 6 (6.90%) IIS
7 5 (5.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (5.75%) Jetty
7 5 (5.75%) nginx
8 4 (4.60%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (2.30%) WebSphere Process Server
9 2 (2.30%) AquaLogic
9 2 (2.30%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (2.30%) WebLogic Integration
9 2 (2.30%) AquaLogic Service Bus
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (1.15%) iPlanet
10 1 (1.15%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.30%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (5.75%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (5.75%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 47 (54.02%) HTTP
2 6 (6.90%) SAN
3 5 (5.75%) DHCP
3 5 (5.75%) FTP
3 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.75%) DNS
3 5 (5.75%) IPsec
4 3 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (1.15%) SSL
5 1 (1.15%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.78%) Hazelcast
2 16 (18.39%) DB2
3 13 (14.94%) Relational Database
4 11 (12.64%) Oracle Database
5 10 (11.49%) MySQL
6 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
7 7 (8.05%) RDBMS
8 5 (5.75%) Oracle Exadata
9 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (4.60%) Informix
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 44 (50.57%) Maven
2 13 (14.94%) JUnit
3 10 (11.49%) Ant
4 9 (10.34%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.60%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.60%) Toad
6 4 (4.60%) LoadRunner
6 4 (4.60%) ERwin
6 4 (4.60%) Log4j
7 1 (1.15%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.15%) Subversion
7 1 (1.15%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (1.15%) Hudson
General
1 17 (19.54%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Banking
3 7 (8.05%) Games
4 5 (5.75%) Retail
4 5 (5.75%) German Language
4 5 (5.75%) Italian Language
4 5 (5.75%) Turkish Language
5 4 (4.60%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Advertising
6 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (68.97%) Developer
2 59 (67.82%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.64%) Senior Developer
3 11 (12.64%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (10.34%) Architect
4 9 (10.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Java Software Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (4.60%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.60%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (55.17%) XML
1 48 (55.17%) JMS
1 48 (55.17%) Spring
2 45 (51.72%) WebSphere MQ
3 43 (49.43%) Servlets
4 37 (42.53%) J2SE
4 37 (42.53%) Grails
5 34 (39.08%) SAX
5 34 (39.08%) XML Schema
5 34 (39.08%) DOM
5 34 (39.08%) XSLT
6 27 (31.03%) J2EE
7 14 (16.09%) Web Services
8 12 (13.79%) Middleware
9 11 (12.64%) SOAP
9 11 (12.64%) JSP
10 9 (10.34%) HTML
11 8 (9.20%) .NET
11 8 (9.20%) JDBC
11 8 (9.20%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.75%) Blog
2 5 (5.75%) FlexPod
3 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.45%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.30%) Open Source
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.15%) DataPower
6 1 (1.15%) Handset
6 1 (1.15%) Clustering
6 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.15%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 45 (51.72%) Windows
2 43 (49.43%) Linux
3 34 (39.08%) Android
4 31 (35.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (13.79%) AIX
6 10 (11.49%) UNIX
7 6 (6.90%) Solaris
8 5 (5.75%) HPUX
8 5 (5.75%) OS/400
8 5 (5.75%) zOS
8 5 (5.75%) SUSE
9 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.15%) VMS
10 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) Software Engineering
2 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (13.79%) OO
3 12 (13.79%) Coaching
4 11 (12.64%) E-Commerce
5 7 (8.05%) Business Continuity
5 7 (8.05%) Unit Testing
5 7 (8.05%) Mentoring
6 6 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (6.90%) Scrum
7 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.75%) DevOps
7 5 (5.75%) User Stories
7 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.75%) Automated Testing
8 4 (4.60%) Test Management
8 4 (4.60%) MVC
8 4 (4.60%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 71 (81.61%) Java
2 34 (39.08%) XPath
3 16 (18.39%) SQL
4 10 (11.49%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.20%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.60%) Perl
6 4 (4.60%) Python
7 3 (3.45%) C
7 3 (3.45%) C#
7 3 (3.45%) C++
8 1 (1.15%) JCL
8 1 (1.15%) Jython
8 1 (1.15%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.75%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.75%) KVM
2 5 (5.75%) Xen
3 1 (1.15%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.75%) Puppet
2 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.75%) Ansible
3 4 (4.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (36.78%) Red Hat
2 28 (32.18%) Oracle
3 15 (17.24%) IBM
4 11 (12.64%) VMware
5 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
5 10 (11.49%) JBoss
6 7 (8.05%) EMC
7 6 (6.90%) HP
7 6 (6.90%) Cisco
7 6 (6.90%) NetApp
7 6 (6.90%) Symantec
8 5 (5.75%) CheckPoint
8 5 (5.75%) Juniper
8 5 (5.75%) BMC
8 5 (5.75%) CA
8 5 (5.75%) Google
8 5 (5.75%) Brocade
9 4 (4.60%) Actimize
10 2 (2.30%) Sybase
11 1 (1.15%) SAP
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