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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 146 121 157
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +36
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 47 59 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.11% 1.57% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.08% 7.71% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 38
Average salary £42,750 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
925 765 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 21.90% 20.32% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 808 655 817
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 £42,750 - 1
Stockport -5 6 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Bury - 1 £21,500 -
WebSphere
North West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 62 (63.92%) Java
2 60 (61.86%) WebSphere MQ
3 57 (58.76%) Linux
4 54 (55.67%) Windows
5 49 (50.52%) JMS
6 48 (49.48%) Oracle
7 46 (47.42%) XML
8 41 (42.27%) Tomcat
9 38 (39.18%) Maven
10 36 (37.11%) Servlets
10 36 (37.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 36 (37.11%) HTTP
10 36 (37.11%) Red Hat
11 33 (34.02%) IBM
11 33 (34.02%) J2SE
11 33 (34.02%) Grails
12 32 (32.99%) Spring
13 30 (30.93%) WebLogic
14 29 (29.90%) XML Schema
14 29 (29.90%) DOM
14 29 (29.90%) XSLT
14 29 (29.90%) SAX
14 29 (29.90%) XPath
15 26 (26.80%) J2EE
16 25 (25.77%) Android
16 25 (25.77%) Oracle Database
17 24 (24.74%) VMware
17 24 (24.74%) Coaching
17 24 (24.74%) Middleware
18 23 (23.71%) AIX

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 41 (42.27%) Tomcat
2 30 (30.93%) WebLogic
3 13 (13.40%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (12.37%) GlassFish
5 6 (6.19%) IIS
6 5 (5.15%) Apache
6 5 (5.15%) Jetty
6 5 (5.15%) nginx
7 4 (4.12%) JBoss
8 3 (3.09%) CMS
9 2 (2.06%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.03%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) MS Project
1 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (5.15%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (5.15%) Google App Engine
1 5 (5.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 36 (37.11%) HTTP
2 15 (15.46%) SAN
3 5 (5.15%) DHCP
3 5 (5.15%) FTP
3 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.15%) DNS
3 5 (5.15%) SSL
3 5 (5.15%) IPsec
4 4 (4.12%) ATM
5 1 (1.03%) NFC
5 1 (1.03%) Internet
5 1 (1.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (25.77%) Oracle Database
2 22 (22.68%) DB2
3 21 (21.65%) Relational Database
4 20 (20.62%) Hazelcast
5 17 (17.53%) SQL Server
6 15 (15.46%) RDBMS
6 15 (15.46%) Oracle Exadata
7 7 (7.22%) MySQL
8 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.03%) Informix
Development Applications
1 38 (39.18%) Maven
2 18 (18.56%) Eclipse
3 13 (13.40%) Ant
4 11 (11.34%) JUnit
5 5 (5.15%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.12%) ClearCase
7 3 (3.09%) JIRA
8 2 (2.06%) SoapUI
8 2 (2.06%) ERwin
8 2 (2.06%) Log4j
8 2 (2.06%) Toad
9 1 (1.03%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.03%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (19.59%) Finance
2 11 (11.34%) Banking
3 8 (8.25%) Retail
4 7 (7.22%) Games
5 5 (5.15%) German Language
5 5 (5.15%) Italian Language
5 5 (5.15%) Turkish Language
6 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 51 (52.58%) Developer
1 51 (52.58%) Java Developer
2 17 (17.53%) Solutions Architect
2 17 (17.53%) Architect
3 15 (15.46%) Infrastructure Architect
3 15 (15.46%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 14 (14.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (10.31%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Content Manager
7 7 (7.22%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 4 (4.12%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (61.86%) WebSphere MQ
2 49 (50.52%) JMS
3 46 (47.42%) XML
4 36 (37.11%) Servlets
5 33 (34.02%) J2SE
5 33 (34.02%) Grails
6 32 (32.99%) Spring
7 29 (29.90%) SAX
7 29 (29.90%) XML Schema
7 29 (29.90%) DOM
7 29 (29.90%) XSLT
8 26 (26.80%) J2EE
9 24 (24.74%) Middleware
10 15 (15.46%) Web Services
11 14 (14.43%) SOAP
11 14 (14.43%) JDBC
12 10 (10.31%) EJB
12 10 (10.31%) JNDI
13 8 (8.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 7 (7.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.46%) FlexPod
1 15 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.43%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.22%) Mainframe
4 5 (5.15%) Blog
5 1 (1.03%) DataPower
5 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) Handset
5 1 (1.03%) Clustering
5 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 57 (58.76%) Linux
2 54 (55.67%) Windows
3 36 (37.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 25 (25.77%) Android
5 23 (23.71%) AIX
6 16 (16.49%) UNIX
7 15 (15.46%) SUSE
7 15 (15.46%) HPUX
7 15 (15.46%) Solaris
7 15 (15.46%) OS/400
7 15 (15.46%) zOS
8 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.74%) Coaching
2 19 (19.59%) Mentoring
3 17 (17.53%) Software Engineering
4 15 (15.46%) Infrastructure Management
4 15 (15.46%) Business Continuity
5 10 (10.31%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.31%) OO
5 10 (10.31%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.19%) DevOps
7 5 (5.15%) OOP
7 5 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.15%) Scrum
7 5 (5.15%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.15%) Automated Testing
7 5 (5.15%) User Stories
7 5 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.15%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.12%) Content Management
8 4 (4.12%) Requirements Management
8 4 (4.12%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (63.92%) Java
2 29 (29.90%) XPath
3 18 (18.56%) SQL
4 9 (9.28%) C++
4 9 (9.28%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.25%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.22%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.15%) JCL
7 5 (5.15%) Perl
8 4 (4.12%) C
9 2 (2.06%) C#
9 2 (2.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) QA
System Software
1 20 (20.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (15.46%) Hyper-V
2 15 (15.46%) KVM
3 5 (5.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (15.46%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.15%) Puppet
2 5 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.15%) Ansible
3 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (49.48%) Oracle
2 36 (37.11%) Red Hat
3 33 (34.02%) IBM
4 24 (24.74%) VMware
5 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
6 16 (16.49%) HP
7 15 (15.46%) EMC
7 15 (15.46%) Juniper
7 15 (15.46%) BMC
7 15 (15.46%) CA
7 15 (15.46%) CheckPoint
7 15 (15.46%) Cisco
7 15 (15.46%) NetApp
7 15 (15.46%) Brocade
7 15 (15.46%) Symantec
8 6 (6.19%) Actimize
9 5 (5.15%) Google
9 5 (5.15%) TIBCO
10 2 (2.06%) Sybase
10 2 (2.06%) Akamai
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + EXCELLENT PACKAGE
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: 16 days ago