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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 153 136 132
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 42 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.01% 1.13% 1.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.66% 5.84% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 37
Average salary £42,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.26% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £30,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £65,000 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
901 719 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.68% 19.32% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 767 616 748
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 - 8 £42,500 - 1
Stockport -7 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bury - 1 £21,500 -
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 66 (75.86%) Java
2 50 (57.47%) WebSphere MQ
3 49 (56.32%) JMS
4 48 (55.17%) XML
5 47 (54.02%) Windows
6 46 (52.87%) HTTP
6 46 (52.87%) Linux
6 46 (52.87%) Tomcat
7 45 (51.72%) Maven
8 44 (50.57%) Spring
9 43 (49.43%) Servlets
10 39 (44.83%) J2SE
10 39 (44.83%) Grails
11 34 (39.08%) Android
11 34 (39.08%) XPath
11 34 (39.08%) DOM
11 34 (39.08%) XSLT
11 34 (39.08%) SAX
11 34 (39.08%) XML Schema
12 33 (37.93%) Red Hat
12 33 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 32 (36.78%) Hazelcast
14 27 (31.03%) Oracle
15 24 (27.59%) Software Engineering
16 20 (22.99%) J2EE
16 20 (22.99%) WebLogic
16 20 (22.99%) IBM
17 17 (19.54%) DB2
17 17 (19.54%) Computer Science
18 15 (17.24%) Oracle Database

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 46 (52.87%) Tomcat
2 20 (22.99%) WebLogic
3 14 (16.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (8.05%) GlassFish
5 6 (6.90%) IIS
6 5 (5.75%) JBoss
6 5 (5.75%) Apache
6 5 (5.75%) nginx
6 5 (5.75%) Jetty
7 4 (4.60%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (4.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.15%) Documentum
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.15%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.15%) WebLogic Integration
8 1 (1.15%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 1 (1.15%) AquaLogic
8 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Fredhopper
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.15%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (5.75%) Google App Engine
1 5 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (52.87%) HTTP
2 9 (10.34%) SAN
3 5 (5.75%) DHCP
3 5 (5.75%) FTP
3 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.75%) DNS
3 5 (5.75%) IPsec
4 4 (4.60%) Internet
5 1 (1.15%) ATM
5 1 (1.15%) Firewall
5 1 (1.15%) SSL
5 1 (1.15%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.78%) Hazelcast
2 17 (19.54%) DB2
3 15 (17.24%) Oracle Database
4 14 (16.09%) Relational Database
5 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
6 9 (10.34%) MySQL
6 9 (10.34%) RDBMS
7 8 (9.20%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (4.60%) Informix
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (51.72%) Maven
2 9 (10.34%) Ant
3 7 (8.05%) JUnit
3 7 (8.05%) Eclipse
4 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.60%) SoapUI
5 4 (4.60%) ERwin
5 4 (4.60%) LoadRunner
5 4 (4.60%) Log4j
5 4 (4.60%) Toad
6 3 (3.45%) JIRA
7 1 (1.15%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.15%) NetBeans
General
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Banking
2 9 (10.34%) Retail
3 7 (8.05%) Games
4 5 (5.75%) German Language
4 5 (5.75%) Italian Language
4 5 (5.75%) Turkish Language
5 4 (4.60%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.30%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.15%) Advertising
7 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (63.22%) Developer
2 54 (62.07%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.64%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (12.64%) Senior Developer
3 11 (12.64%) Architect
3 11 (12.64%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (9.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.05%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (4.60%) Technical Leader
7 4 (4.60%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (4.60%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (57.47%) WebSphere MQ
2 49 (56.32%) JMS
3 48 (55.17%) XML
4 44 (50.57%) Spring
5 43 (49.43%) Servlets
6 39 (44.83%) J2SE
6 39 (44.83%) Grails
7 34 (39.08%) DOM
7 34 (39.08%) XSLT
7 34 (39.08%) SAX
7 34 (39.08%) XML Schema
8 20 (22.99%) J2EE
9 15 (17.24%) Middleware
10 12 (13.79%) Web Services
11 10 (11.49%) SOAP
12 8 (9.20%) .NET
13 7 (8.05%) JDBC
14 6 (6.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 6 (6.90%) EJB
15 5 (5.75%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.20%) FlexPod
3 5 (5.75%) Blog
4 4 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.15%) Handset
7 1 (1.15%) Clustering
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.15%) Open Source
7 1 (1.15%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 47 (54.02%) Windows
2 46 (52.87%) Linux
3 34 (39.08%) Android
4 33 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (17.24%) AIX
6 9 (10.34%) Solaris
7 8 (9.20%) zOS
7 8 (9.20%) SUSE
7 8 (9.20%) OS/400
7 8 (9.20%) HPUX
7 8 (9.20%) UNIX
8 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) Software Engineering
2 15 (17.24%) Coaching
3 11 (12.64%) E-Commerce
4 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
5 9 (10.34%) Business Continuity
5 9 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (8.05%) OO
8 6 (6.90%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.90%) DevOps
8 6 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.75%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.75%) User Stories
9 5 (5.75%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.75%) Scrum
9 5 (5.75%) Automated Testing
10 4 (4.60%) Test Management
10 4 (4.60%) RAD
11 3 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 66 (75.86%) Java
2 34 (39.08%) XPath
3 13 (14.94%) SQL
4 7 (8.05%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.60%) Python
7 3 (3.45%) C
7 3 (3.45%) C#
7 3 (3.45%) C++
8 2 (2.30%) Perl
9 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.15%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) QA
System Software
1 14 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.20%) KVM
2 8 (9.20%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.75%) Ansible
2 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.75%) Puppet
3 4 (4.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (37.93%) Red Hat
2 27 (31.03%) Oracle
3 20 (22.99%) IBM
4 14 (16.09%) VMware
5 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
6 9 (10.34%) Symantec
6 9 (10.34%) Cisco
6 9 (10.34%) HP
6 9 (10.34%) EMC
7 8 (9.20%) Brocade
7 8 (9.20%) Juniper
7 8 (9.20%) BMC
7 8 (9.20%) CA
7 8 (9.20%) CheckPoint
7 8 (9.20%) NetApp
8 5 (5.75%) Actimize
8 5 (5.75%) Google
9 2 (2.30%) Akamai
10 1 (1.15%) SAP
10 1 (1.15%) Sybase
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