The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 104 142 149
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 78 43 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.26% 1.28% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.49% 6.77% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 77 14 32
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,000 £51,300
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
578 635 784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.76% 18.92% 19.60%
Number of salaries quoted 498 526 667
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Manchester

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere 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.

1 67 (57.26%) Java
2 64 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (52.14%) Oracle
4 56 (47.86%) SQL
5 50 (42.74%) Linux
6 38 (32.48%) WebLogic
7 36 (30.77%) XML
7 36 (30.77%) Finance
8 35 (29.91%) IBM
9 34 (29.06%) .NET
9 34 (29.06%) Puppet
9 34 (29.06%) Opscode Chef
10 33 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (28.21%) Windows
11 32 (27.35%) ITIL
11 32 (27.35%) Scrum
12 31 (26.50%) DevOps
13 28 (23.93%) OWASP
14 27 (23.08%) Unix
14 27 (23.08%) JMS
15 26 (22.22%) Python
15 26 (22.22%) Shell Script
15 26 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
16 25 (21.37%) JBoss
16 25 (21.37%) DB2
17 24 (20.51%) TDD
18 23 (19.66%) Retail
18 23 (19.66%) Firewall
18 23 (19.66%) Tivoli
18 23 (19.66%) Configuration Management

WebSphere
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 38 (32.48%) WebLogic
2 26 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 25 (21.37%) JBoss
4 23 (19.66%) CloudStack
4 23 (19.66%) OpenStack
5 18 (15.38%) WebSphere Portal
6 13 (11.11%) Tomcat
7 11 (9.40%) Apache
8 9 (7.69%) Mule
9 8 (6.84%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (3.42%) Apache Solr
10 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
11 3 (2.56%) Commerce Server
11 3 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) MS Office
1 4 (3.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.53%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (9.40%) SaaS
3 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.84%) PaaS
4 6 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (5.13%) Amazon S3
4 6 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (19.66%) Firewall
2 12 (10.26%) SSL
3 4 (3.42%) Internet
3 4 (3.42%) WebEx
4 1 (0.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.37%) DB2
2 13 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 12 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (5.98%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (5.98%) Oracle9i Database
4 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.13%) Couchbase
5 6 (5.13%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (16.24%) Jenkins
2 15 (12.82%) Ant
3 13 (11.11%) Maven
4 12 (10.26%) Eclipse
5 8 (6.84%) Cucumber
6 6 (5.13%) Git (software)
6 6 (5.13%) git-flow
6 6 (5.13%) Hudson
6 6 (5.13%) NUnit
6 6 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (5.13%) SpecFlow
6 6 (5.13%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.27%) JIRA
7 5 (4.27%) NetBeans
7 5 (4.27%) Subversion
8 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.71%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.71%) JBehave
9 2 (1.71%) JUnit
9 2 (1.71%) Selenium
General
1 36 (30.77%) Finance
2 23 (19.66%) Retail
3 11 (9.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (44.44%) Developer
2 30 (25.64%) Java Developer
3 23 (19.66%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (11.97%) Consultant
4 14 (11.97%) WebSphere Developer
5 13 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 12 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 12 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (10.26%) WebSphere Consultant
7 11 (9.40%) Sales Executive
7 11 (9.40%) Software Developer
8 10 (8.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 9 (7.69%) Java Engineer
10 7 (5.98%) Analyst
11 6 (5.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 6 (5.13%) Java Software Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
11 6 (5.13%) SOA Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Software Engineer
12 5 (4.27%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (30.77%) XML
2 34 (29.06%) .NET
3 27 (23.08%) JMS
4 22 (18.80%) Middleware
5 21 (17.95%) SOAP
6 18 (15.38%) J2EE
7 14 (11.97%) Spring
8 13 (11.11%) HTML
8 13 (11.11%) Java EE
9 12 (10.26%) JPA
9 12 (10.26%) Web Services
10 11 (9.40%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (8.55%) Java SE
11 10 (8.55%) JSON
12 9 (7.69%) Apache Avro
12 9 (7.69%) Apache Camel
12 9 (7.69%) Apache Thrift
12 9 (7.69%) Protocol Buffers
12 9 (7.69%) RESTful
12 9 (7.69%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.98%) iPad
1 7 (5.98%) User Experience
2 6 (5.13%) Algorithms
2 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.42%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.85%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 50 (42.74%) Linux
2 33 (28.21%) Windows
3 27 (23.08%) Unix
4 12 (10.26%) Android
5 7 (5.98%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (4.27%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.27%) CentOS
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (27.35%) ITIL
3 32 (27.35%) Scrum
4 31 (26.50%) DevOps
5 28 (23.93%) OWASP
6 24 (20.51%) TDD
7 23 (19.66%) Configuration Management
7 23 (19.66%) DSDM
7 23 (19.66%) RUP
8 18 (15.38%) Web Development
9 15 (12.82%) SOA
10 14 (11.97%) BDD
10 14 (11.97%) SDLC
11 12 (10.26%) High Availability
11 12 (10.26%) Performance Engineering
11 12 (10.26%) Performance Testing
12 11 (9.40%) Business Development
12 11 (9.40%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (9.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (57.26%) Java
2 56 (47.86%) SQL
3 26 (22.22%) Python
3 26 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 23 (19.66%) Bash Shell
4 23 (19.66%) Ruby
5 15 (12.82%) Jython
6 6 (5.13%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.27%) Apple Swift
7 5 (4.27%) C#
7 5 (4.27%) Objective-C
7 5 (4.27%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.84%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.95%) QA
System Software
1 23 (19.66%) vSphere
1 23 (19.66%) Xen
1 23 (19.66%) XenServer
2 20 (17.09%) Docker
3 5 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (29.06%) Opscode Chef
1 34 (29.06%) Puppet
2 23 (19.66%) Cobbler
2 23 (19.66%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 61 (52.14%) Oracle
2 35 (29.91%) IBM
3 23 (19.66%) EnterpriseDB
3 23 (19.66%) Microsoft
4 15 (12.82%) webMethods
5 9 (7.69%) WSO2
6 7 (5.98%) TIBCO
7 6 (5.13%) Google
7 6 (5.13%) MuleSoft
8 5 (4.27%) Software AG
9 4 (3.42%) Alias
9 4 (3.42%) BMC
9 4 (3.42%) Remedy
10 2 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.71%) SAP
10 2 (1.71%) Siebel
11 1 (0.85%) Twitter
11 1 (0.85%) VMware
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