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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 109 150 149
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -1
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 77 37 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.14% 1.03% 1.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.69% 5.73% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 74 13 38
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £78,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
607 646 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.83% 18.02% 19.69%
Number of salaries quoted 517 508 655
Median salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 29 July 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Manchester

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 68 (54.84%) Java
2 63 (50.81%) Oracle
2 63 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (49.19%) SQL
4 56 (45.16%) Linux
5 43 (34.68%) WebLogic
6 38 (30.65%) Puppet
6 38 (30.65%) Opscode Chef
7 37 (29.84%) .NET
7 37 (29.84%) Finance
8 36 (29.03%) ITIL
9 35 (28.23%) Windows
9 35 (28.23%) IBM
10 31 (25.00%) JBoss
10 31 (25.00%) OWASP
11 30 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
11 30 (24.19%) Unix
12 29 (23.39%) XML
12 29 (23.39%) Python
12 29 (23.39%) Shell Script
12 29 (23.39%) Scrum
13 28 (22.58%) Retail
13 28 (22.58%) DB2
13 28 (22.58%) DevOps
14 27 (21.77%) WebSphere Application Server
15 26 (20.97%) Tivoli
15 26 (20.97%) Microsoft
15 26 (20.97%) DSDM
15 26 (20.97%) RUP
15 26 (20.97%) Firewall

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 43 (34.68%) WebLogic
2 31 (25.00%) JBoss
3 27 (21.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 26 (20.97%) CloudStack
4 26 (20.97%) OpenStack
5 19 (15.32%) WebSphere Portal
6 16 (12.90%) Tomcat
7 6 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (4.03%) Apache
8 5 (4.03%) Apache Solr
9 4 (3.23%) Commerce Server
9 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
10 3 (2.42%) CMS
10 3 (2.42%) Mule
11 2 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) MS Office
1 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.03%) SaaS
4 2 (1.61%) IaaS
4 2 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (20.97%) Firewall
2 13 (10.48%) SSL
3 4 (3.23%) Internet
3 4 (3.23%) WebEx
4 1 (0.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.58%) DB2
2 13 (10.48%) Relational Database
3 10 (8.06%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.65%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (5.65%) Oracle9i Database
5 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (12.90%) Ant
2 14 (11.29%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.26%) Cucumber
3 9 (7.26%) Eclipse
4 7 (5.65%) Maven
4 7 (5.65%) NUnit
4 7 (5.65%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (5.65%) SpecFlow
4 7 (5.65%) TeamCity
5 5 (4.03%) JIRA
6 4 (3.23%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.61%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.61%) JBehave
7 2 (1.61%) JUnit
7 2 (1.61%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.61%) Selenium
7 2 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 37 (29.84%) Finance
2 28 (22.58%) Retail
3 14 (11.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (42.74%) Developer
2 29 (23.39%) Java Developer
3 26 (20.97%) DevOps Engineer
4 17 (13.71%) WebSphere Developer
5 15 (12.10%) Consultant
6 14 (11.29%) Sales Executive
6 14 (11.29%) Senior Developer
6 14 (11.29%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (10.48%) WebSphere Consultant
8 12 (9.68%) Lead Developer
9 11 (8.87%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 6 (4.84%) Analyst
10 6 (4.84%) Software Developer
11 5 (4.03%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (4.03%) WebSphere Specialist
12 4 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
12 4 (3.23%) Applications Developer
12 4 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
12 4 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 4 (3.23%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (29.84%) .NET
2 29 (23.39%) XML
3 21 (16.94%) J2EE
4 18 (14.52%) HTML
5 17 (13.71%) JMS
5 17 (13.71%) Middleware
6 16 (12.90%) JSP
6 16 (12.90%) Spring
7 13 (10.48%) Java EE
7 13 (10.48%) SOAP
8 12 (9.68%) JPA
8 12 (9.68%) Web Services
9 11 (8.87%) WebSphere MQ
10 10 (8.06%) CSS
11 9 (7.26%) EJB
12 8 (6.45%) Dojo
12 8 (6.45%) J2SE
12 8 (6.45%) Java SE
12 8 (6.45%) RESTful
13 7 (5.65%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.26%) User Experience
2 7 (5.65%) iPad
3 5 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.23%) SWIFT
5 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.81%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 56 (45.16%) Linux
2 35 (28.23%) Windows
3 30 (24.19%) Unix
4 12 (9.68%) Android
5 9 (7.26%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (4.03%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (50.81%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.03%) ITIL
3 31 (25.00%) OWASP
4 30 (24.19%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (23.39%) Scrum
6 28 (22.58%) DevOps
7 26 (20.97%) Configuration Management
7 26 (20.97%) DSDM
7 26 (20.97%) RUP
8 21 (16.94%) TDD
9 14 (11.29%) Asset Management
9 14 (11.29%) Business Development
9 14 (11.29%) EAM
9 14 (11.29%) High Availability
9 14 (11.29%) Performance Engineering
9 14 (11.29%) Performance Testing
9 14 (11.29%) Web Development
10 13 (10.48%) OO
11 12 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
11 12 (9.68%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 68 (54.84%) Java
2 61 (49.19%) SQL
3 29 (23.39%) Python
3 29 (23.39%) Shell Script
4 26 (20.97%) Bash Shell
4 26 (20.97%) Ruby
5 16 (12.90%) Jython
6 9 (7.26%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.03%) Apple Swift
7 5 (4.03%) C#
7 5 (4.03%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.23%) VBScript
9 2 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) Degree
2 5 (4.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 26 (20.97%) vSphere
1 26 (20.97%) Xen
1 26 (20.97%) XenServer
2 15 (12.10%) Docker
3 5 (4.03%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (30.65%) Opscode Chef
1 38 (30.65%) Puppet
2 26 (20.97%) Cobbler
2 26 (20.97%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 63 (50.81%) Oracle
2 35 (28.23%) IBM
3 26 (20.97%) EnterpriseDB
3 26 (20.97%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.65%) webMethods
5 6 (4.84%) TIBCO
6 5 (4.03%) MuleSoft
7 4 (3.23%) Alias
7 4 (3.23%) BMC
7 4 (3.23%) Remedy
7 4 (3.23%) Software AG
8 3 (2.42%) Endeca
8 3 (2.42%) FatWire
8 3 (2.42%) hybris
8 3 (2.42%) WSO2
9 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.61%) SAP
9 2 (1.61%) Siebel
10 1 (0.81%) Twitter
10 1 (0.81%) VMware
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