The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England / North West
Rank 241 218 249
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +31
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 2 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.034% 0.23% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 1.24% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 7
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £47,304 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.55% +5.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
916 1051 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.45% 18.63% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 782 851 1060
Median salary £37,500 £36,125 £35,877
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.80% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
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 Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the North West region.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in the North West

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -37 2 £45,000 -10.00%
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 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 North West region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) Content Management
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) Endeca
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) FatWire
3 3 (60.00%) hybris
3 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (40.00%) JDBC
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Servlets
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) Sun
5 1 (20.00%) CA
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) LDAP
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (20.00%) JBoss
5 1 (20.00%) Apache

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Endeca
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) FogBugz
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) JSP
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
1 3 (60.00%) Spring MVC
2 2 (40.00%) JDBC
2 2 (40.00%) Servlets
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) E-business
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Jython
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (20.00%) CA Wily
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) FatWire
1 3 (60.00%) hybris
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sun