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 3 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 135 152 127
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -25
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 54 21 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.32% 0.54% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.38% 2.88% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 39 18 38
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -26.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,500 £37,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,050 £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
847 729 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 20.74% 18.92% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 711 623 702
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 3 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 3 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 - 11 £42,500 - 2
Stockport +2 3 £45,000 - 1
Sale - 2 £38,750 -
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 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 (80.68%) Java
2 48 (54.55%) Spring
3 47 (53.41%) XML
4 45 (51.14%) Linux
4 45 (51.14%) JMS
4 45 (51.14%) HTTP
5 44 (50.00%) Windows
6 43 (48.86%) Tomcat
6 43 (48.86%) WebSphere MQ
6 43 (48.86%) Maven
7 41 (46.59%) Servlets
8 36 (40.91%) J2SE
8 36 (40.91%) Grails
9 33 (37.50%) XPath
9 33 (37.50%) Android
9 33 (37.50%) XML Schema
9 33 (37.50%) DOM
9 33 (37.50%) XSLT
9 33 (37.50%) SAX
9 33 (37.50%) Red Hat
10 32 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (35.23%) Hazelcast
12 29 (32.95%) Oracle
13 28 (31.82%) J2EE
14 25 (28.41%) WebLogic
15 24 (27.27%) Software Engineering
16 20 (22.73%) Finance
17 17 (19.32%) WebSphere Application Server
17 17 (19.32%) SQL
17 17 (19.32%) Computer Science

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 43 (48.86%) Tomcat
2 25 (28.41%) WebLogic
3 17 (19.32%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (10.23%) GlassFish
5 6 (6.82%) Apache
6 5 (5.68%) IIS
6 5 (5.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (4.55%) Jetty
7 4 (4.55%) nginx
7 4 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (2.27%) AquaLogic
8 2 (2.27%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (2.27%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (2.27%) AquaLogic Service Bus
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.14%) iPlanet
9 1 (1.14%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.27%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.55%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 45 (51.14%) HTTP
2 7 (7.95%) SAN
3 4 (4.55%) DHCP
3 4 (4.55%) FTP
3 4 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.55%) DNS
3 4 (4.55%) IPsec
4 3 (3.41%) Internet
5 1 (1.14%) SSL
5 1 (1.14%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (35.23%) Hazelcast
2 16 (18.18%) DB2
3 15 (17.05%) Relational Database
4 12 (13.64%) Oracle Database
5 9 (10.23%) MySQL
6 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 8 (9.09%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (3.41%) Informix
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 43 (48.86%) Maven
2 13 (14.77%) JUnit
3 10 (11.36%) Ant
4 8 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.55%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.55%) Toad
6 4 (4.55%) LoadRunner
6 4 (4.55%) ERwin
6 4 (4.55%) Log4j
7 2 (2.27%) Subversion
7 2 (2.27%) Hudson
8 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.14%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.14%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 10 (11.36%) Banking
3 7 (7.95%) Games
4 5 (5.68%) Retail
5 4 (4.55%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.55%) German Language
5 4 (4.55%) Italian Language
5 4 (4.55%) Turkish Language
6 2 (2.27%) Advertising
6 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (67.05%) Developer
2 58 (65.91%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (11.36%) Architect
3 10 (11.36%) Senior Developer
3 10 (11.36%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (10.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Software Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.55%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (54.55%) Spring
2 47 (53.41%) XML
3 45 (51.14%) JMS
4 43 (48.86%) WebSphere MQ
5 41 (46.59%) Servlets
6 36 (40.91%) J2SE
6 36 (40.91%) Grails
7 33 (37.50%) SAX
7 33 (37.50%) XML Schema
7 33 (37.50%) DOM
7 33 (37.50%) XSLT
8 28 (31.82%) J2EE
9 14 (15.91%) Web Services
9 14 (15.91%) Middleware
10 12 (13.64%) JSP
11 11 (12.50%) Java EE
12 10 (11.36%) SOAP
13 9 (10.23%) HTML
14 8 (9.09%) EJB
15 7 (7.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.55%) FlexPod
3 4 (4.55%) Blog
3 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.41%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.27%) Open Source
6 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.14%) DataPower
6 1 (1.14%) Firmware
6 1 (1.14%) Handset
6 1 (1.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 45 (51.14%) Linux
2 44 (50.00%) Windows
3 33 (37.50%) Android
4 32 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (14.77%) UNIX
6 11 (12.50%) AIX
7 7 (7.95%) Solaris
8 4 (4.55%) HPUX
8 4 (4.55%) OS/400
8 4 (4.55%) zOS
8 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.55%) SUSE
9 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 12 (13.64%) OO
2 12 (13.64%) E-Commerce
2 12 (13.64%) Coaching
3 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 8 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 7 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.95%) Unit Testing
5 6 (6.82%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (6.82%) Scrum
6 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.55%) Automated Testing
7 4 (4.55%) DevOps
7 4 (4.55%) Test Management
7 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.55%) MVC
7 4 (4.55%) RAD
7 4 (4.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 71 (80.68%) Java
2 33 (37.50%) XPath
3 17 (19.32%) SQL
4 10 (11.36%) Shell Script
4 10 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.55%) Perl
5 4 (4.55%) Python
6 3 (3.41%) C#
7 2 (2.27%) Jython
8 1 (1.14%) Korn
8 1 (1.14%) C
8 1 (1.14%) C++
8 1 (1.14%) JCL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.55%) KVM
2 4 (4.55%) Xen
3 1 (1.14%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.55%) Puppet
2 4 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.55%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 29 (32.95%) Oracle
3 16 (18.18%) IBM
4 11 (12.50%) VMware
5 10 (11.36%) JBoss
6 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
7 8 (9.09%) EMC
8 7 (7.95%) Cisco
8 7 (7.95%) Symantec
9 5 (5.68%) NetApp
9 5 (5.68%) HP
10 4 (4.55%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.55%) Juniper
10 4 (4.55%) BMC
10 4 (4.55%) CA
10 4 (4.55%) Actimize
10 4 (4.55%) Google
10 4 (4.55%) Brocade
11 1 (1.14%) Axway
11 1 (1.14%) Informatica
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
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