The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 134 156 111
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -45
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 47 34 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.17% 0.83% 1.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.66% 4.44% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 49
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
830 766 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.67% 18.60% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 699 659 660
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WebSphere
North West

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 - 17 £42,500 - 1
Stockport - 4 £45,000 - 1
Sale - 2 £38,750 -
Altrincham +7 1 - -
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 63 (73.26%) Java
2 40 (46.51%) Spring
3 37 (43.02%) XML
3 37 (43.02%) HTTP
4 35 (40.70%) Linux
5 34 (39.53%) JMS
6 33 (38.37%) Windows
6 33 (38.37%) Maven
7 31 (36.05%) J2EE
7 31 (36.05%) WebSphere MQ
8 30 (34.88%) Oracle
9 29 (33.72%) Tomcat
10 28 (32.56%) Servlets
10 28 (32.56%) Red Hat
11 27 (31.40%) WebLogic
11 27 (31.40%) J2SE
11 27 (31.40%) Grails
11 27 (31.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 26 (30.23%) Finance
13 24 (27.91%) XPath
13 24 (27.91%) Android
13 24 (27.91%) XML Schema
13 24 (27.91%) DOM
13 24 (27.91%) XSLT
13 24 (27.91%) SAX
14 23 (26.74%) Hazelcast
15 18 (20.93%) Software Engineering
15 18 (20.93%) IBM
15 18 (20.93%) Middleware
15 18 (20.93%) SQL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 29 (33.72%) Tomcat
2 27 (31.40%) WebLogic
3 16 (18.60%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (10.47%) GlassFish
5 5 (5.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (4.65%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.33%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (2.33%) AquaLogic
7 2 (2.33%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (2.33%) WebLogic Integration
7 2 (2.33%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 2 (2.33%) Apache
8 1 (1.16%) IIS
8 1 (1.16%) TeamSite
8 1 (1.16%) iPlanet
8 1 (1.16%) Documentum
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.33%) AquaLogic BPM
Communications & Networking
1 37 (43.02%) HTTP
2 9 (10.47%) SAN
3 8 (9.30%) Internet
4 6 (6.98%) LAN
4 6 (6.98%) WAN
5 5 (5.81%) SMTP
5 5 (5.81%) LDAP
5 5 (5.81%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.81%) DNS
5 5 (5.81%) SSL
5 5 (5.81%) OSPF
5 5 (5.81%) BGP
5 5 (5.81%) EIGRP
5 5 (5.81%) IGRP
5 5 (5.81%) TACACS
5 5 (5.81%) Firewall
6 1 (1.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.74%) Hazelcast
2 14 (16.28%) Oracle Database
2 14 (16.28%) Relational Database
3 13 (15.12%) DB2
4 9 (10.47%) SQL Server
4 9 (10.47%) RDBMS
5 7 (8.14%) MySQL
6 4 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.49%) Informix
8 2 (2.33%) Oracle Exadata
9 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 33 (38.37%) Maven
2 13 (15.12%) JUnit
3 9 (10.47%) Ant
4 6 (6.98%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.65%) Toad
5 4 (4.65%) LoadRunner
5 4 (4.65%) ERwin
5 4 (4.65%) Log4j
5 4 (4.65%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.33%) Hudson
6 2 (2.33%) Subversion
7 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.16%) WebLogic Workshop
7 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (30.23%) Finance
2 10 (11.63%) Banking
3 6 (6.98%) Games
4 5 (5.81%) Retail
5 4 (4.65%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.33%) Advertising
7 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 49 (56.98%) Developer
2 48 (55.81%) Java Developer
3 12 (13.95%) Architect
4 11 (12.79%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (9.30%) Senior Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Development Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Network Engineer
7 5 (5.81%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Test Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (46.51%) Spring
2 37 (43.02%) XML
3 34 (39.53%) JMS
4 31 (36.05%) J2EE
4 31 (36.05%) WebSphere MQ
5 28 (32.56%) Servlets
6 27 (31.40%) J2SE
6 27 (31.40%) Grails
7 24 (27.91%) SAX
7 24 (27.91%) XML Schema
7 24 (27.91%) DOM
7 24 (27.91%) XSLT
8 18 (20.93%) Middleware
9 16 (18.60%) Java EE
10 15 (17.44%) Web Services
11 13 (15.12%) SOAP
11 13 (15.12%) JSP
12 8 (9.30%) HTML
13 7 (8.14%) EJB
14 6 (6.98%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.33%) Open Source
4 2 (2.33%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) DataPower
5 1 (1.16%) Firmware
5 1 (1.16%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 35 (40.70%) Linux
2 33 (38.37%) Windows
3 27 (31.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (27.91%) Android
5 13 (15.12%) UNIX
6 8 (9.30%) Solaris
7 7 (8.14%) AIX
8 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.33%) SUSE
9 2 (2.33%) HPUX
9 2 (2.33%) OS/400
9 2 (2.33%) zOS
10 1 (1.16%) VMS
10 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.93%) Software Engineering
2 12 (13.95%) E-Commerce
3 11 (12.79%) OO
4 9 (10.47%) Business Continuity
5 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.14%) Scrum
5 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.81%) Capacity Management
7 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.81%) MVC
7 5 (5.81%) Network Design
7 5 (5.81%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.81%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.81%) Network Management
8 4 (4.65%) Test Management
8 4 (4.65%) RAD
8 4 (4.65%) UML
9 3 (3.49%) SOA
9 3 (3.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 63 (73.26%) Java
2 24 (27.91%) XPath
3 18 (20.93%) SQL
4 9 (10.47%) Shell Script
5 8 (9.30%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.65%) Python
7 3 (3.49%) Perl
7 3 (3.49%) C#
8 2 (2.33%) Jython
9 1 (1.16%) Korn
9 1 (1.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) ISEB
1 4 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.33%) KVM
3 1 (1.16%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 8 (9.30%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.81%) HP NNM
2 5 (5.81%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (34.88%) Oracle
2 28 (32.56%) Red Hat
3 18 (20.93%) IBM
4 13 (15.12%) Cisco
5 9 (10.47%) EMC
6 8 (9.30%) JBoss
6 8 (9.30%) HP
6 8 (9.30%) Symantec
6 8 (9.30%) VMware
7 7 (8.14%) Juniper
8 5 (5.81%) F5
9 4 (4.65%) Actimize
10 3 (3.49%) NetApp
10 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
11 2 (2.33%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.33%) BMC
11 2 (2.33%) CA
11 2 (2.33%) Brocade
12 1 (1.16%) Axway
12 1 (1.16%) Informatica
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Greater Manchester
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 10 days ago