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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 143 122 166
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +44
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 33 57 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.88% 1.53% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.04% 7.18% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22 38 25
Average salary £41,250 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £39,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
655 794 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.45% 21.33% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 563 664 628
Average salary £35,877 £37,000 £37,894
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,275
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 6 March 2015. 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 +2 8 £37,500 -
Salford - 8 £42,750 -
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 59 (77.63%) Oracle
2 49 (64.47%) Linux
3 43 (56.58%) Windows
4 42 (55.26%) WebLogic
4 42 (55.26%) WebSphere MQ
5 38 (50.00%) Java
6 37 (48.68%) IBM
7 32 (42.11%) Oracle Database
8 30 (39.47%) JMS
9 28 (36.84%) Red Hat
9 28 (36.84%) XML
9 28 (36.84%) VMware
9 28 (36.84%) Middleware
9 28 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (34.21%) Mentoring
10 26 (34.21%) Coaching
10 26 (34.21%) AIX
10 26 (34.21%) J2EE
11 25 (32.89%) SQL Server
11 25 (32.89%) Relational Database
12 24 (31.58%) DB2
12 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
12 24 (31.58%) Eclipse
13 23 (30.26%) SQL
14 22 (28.95%) HPUX
14 22 (28.95%) Solaris
14 22 (28.95%) OS/400
14 22 (28.95%) RDBMS
14 22 (28.95%) Cisco
14 22 (28.95%) HP

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 42 (55.26%) WebLogic
2 16 (21.05%) GlassFish
3 13 (17.11%) Tomcat
4 11 (14.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (6.58%) JBoss
6 3 (3.95%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.95%) SAN
2 7 (9.21%) HTTP
3 4 (5.26%) SSL
3 4 (5.26%) ATM
4 1 (1.32%) Internet
4 1 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.11%) Oracle Database
2 25 (32.89%) Relational Database
2 25 (32.89%) SQL Server
3 24 (31.58%) DB2
4 22 (28.95%) RDBMS
4 22 (28.95%) Oracle Exadata
5 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.95%) MySQL
7 1 (1.32%) Informix
7 1 (1.32%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 24 (31.58%) Eclipse
2 17 (22.37%) JUnit
3 15 (19.74%) Ant
3 15 (19.74%) Maven
4 4 (5.26%) ClearCase
5 3 (3.95%) JIRA
6 1 (1.32%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 15 (19.74%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Banking
2 7 (9.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (42.11%) Developer
1 32 (42.11%) Java Developer
2 22 (28.95%) Architect
2 22 (28.95%) Solutions Architect
2 22 (28.95%) Infrastructure Architect
2 22 (28.95%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 14 (18.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Content Manager
5 4 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (5.26%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 4 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (3.95%) Support Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Analyst
7 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Specialist
7 2 (2.63%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.63%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Consultant
8 1 (1.32%) Infrastructure Designer
8 1 (1.32%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (55.26%) WebSphere MQ
2 30 (39.47%) JMS
3 28 (36.84%) XML
3 28 (36.84%) Middleware
4 26 (34.21%) J2EE
5 17 (22.37%) JDBC
6 15 (19.74%) SOAP
6 15 (19.74%) Web Services
6 15 (19.74%) EJB
7 14 (18.42%) JNDI
8 13 (17.11%) Grails
8 13 (17.11%) J2SE
9 11 (14.47%) Spring
10 9 (11.84%) jQuery
11 7 (9.21%) Servlets
11 7 (9.21%) XML Schema
11 7 (9.21%) SAX
11 7 (9.21%) DOM
11 7 (9.21%) XSLT
12 6 (7.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.95%) FlexPod
2 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.26%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 49 (64.47%) Linux
2 43 (56.58%) Windows
3 28 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (34.21%) AIX
5 22 (28.95%) HPUX
5 22 (28.95%) Solaris
5 22 (28.95%) OS/400
5 22 (28.95%) zOS
5 22 (28.95%) SUSE
6 20 (26.32%) UNIX
7 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) Mentoring
1 26 (34.21%) Coaching
2 22 (28.95%) Infrastructure Management
2 22 (28.95%) Business Continuity
3 16 (21.05%) OO
4 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (15.79%) OOP
6 8 (10.53%) UML
7 6 (7.89%) Requirements Management
8 4 (5.26%) SOA
8 4 (5.26%) Content Management
8 4 (5.26%) Change Management
8 4 (5.26%) Scrum
9 3 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.95%) Document Management
9 3 (3.95%) TDD
9 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Content Management
10 2 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.63%) Use Case
10 2 (2.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (50.00%) Java
2 23 (30.26%) SQL
3 17 (22.37%) C++
4 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
5 10 (13.16%) PL/SQL
6 7 (9.21%) XPath
7 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 4 (5.26%) JCL
7 4 (5.26%) Perl
7 4 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) VCP4
2 2 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 22 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 22 (28.95%) Hyper-V
1 22 (28.95%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (28.95%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 59 (77.63%) Oracle
2 37 (48.68%) IBM
3 28 (36.84%) Red Hat
3 28 (36.84%) VMware
4 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
5 22 (28.95%) HP
5 22 (28.95%) EMC
5 22 (28.95%) Juniper
5 22 (28.95%) BMC
5 22 (28.95%) CA
5 22 (28.95%) NetApp
5 22 (28.95%) Brocade
5 22 (28.95%) CheckPoint
5 22 (28.95%) Cisco
5 22 (28.95%) Symantec
6 5 (6.58%) TIBCO
7 4 (5.26%) Actimize
8 3 (3.95%) Sybase
9 2 (2.63%) Akamai
9 2 (2.63%) AppDynamics
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago