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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 236 213 201
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 20 27 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.38% 0.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.28% 2.01% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 24
Average salary £43,250 £48,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +24.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,770 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
WebSphere Application Server
England

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
1561 1340 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.95% 19.08% 20.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1165 1363
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

WebSphere Application Server Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Manchester -8 9 £45,000 +47.54% 1
Cheshire -14 9 £37,500 -29.90%
Lancashire -1 2 £40,750 +1.87% 2
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 29 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 19 (65.52%) Java
3 18 (62.07%) Oracle
3 18 (62.07%) DB2
4 17 (58.62%) J2EE
4 17 (58.62%) UNIX
4 17 (58.62%) IBM
5 16 (55.17%) SQL
6 14 (48.28%) XML
6 14 (48.28%) AIX
7 13 (44.83%) Shell Script
8 11 (37.93%) Web Services
9 10 (34.48%) SOAP
10 9 (31.03%) WebLogic
10 9 (31.03%) Finance
10 9 (31.03%) Korn
11 8 (27.59%) MySQL
11 8 (27.59%) Ant
11 8 (27.59%) XSD
11 8 (27.59%) JMS
11 8 (27.59%) Tivoli
11 8 (27.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (27.59%) Quality Management
11 8 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
12 7 (24.14%) Windows
12 7 (24.14%) Linux
12 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
13 6 (20.69%) EJB
13 6 (20.69%) ITIL

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (31.03%) WebLogic
3 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
4 5 (17.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (13.79%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (13.79%) GlassFish
5 4 (13.79%) Apache
6 2 (6.90%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (6.90%) AquaLogic
6 2 (6.90%) IIS
7 1 (3.45%) iPlanet
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Project
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (6.90%) AquaLogic BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) DB2
2 8 (27.59%) MySQL
2 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (10.34%) Informix
4 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.90%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Ant
2 6 (20.69%) Eclipse
3 4 (13.79%) Toad
3 4 (13.79%) LoadRunner
3 4 (13.79%) ERwin
3 4 (13.79%) Log4j
3 4 (13.79%) Maven
3 4 (13.79%) SoapUI
3 4 (13.79%) JUnit
4 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Retail Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Applications Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Applications Support
5 4 (13.79%) Lead Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Test Manager
5 4 (13.79%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Leader
6 3 (10.34%) Middleware Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (58.62%) J2EE
2 14 (48.28%) XML
3 11 (37.93%) Web Services
4 10 (34.48%) SOAP
5 8 (27.59%) XSD
5 8 (27.59%) JMS
6 6 (20.69%) EJB
7 4 (13.79%) JDBC
7 4 (13.79%) Servlets
7 4 (13.79%) XSLT
7 4 (13.79%) JAX-RPC
7 4 (13.79%) Middleware
7 4 (13.79%) JNDI
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (10.34%) HTML
8 3 (10.34%) CSS
9 2 (6.90%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Open Source
2 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) UNIX
2 14 (48.28%) AIX
3 7 (24.14%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.90%) CentOS
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Quality Management
1 8 (27.59%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) OO
3 5 (17.24%) SOA
3 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Test Management
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) RAD
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) Data Management
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Master Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) Product Management
6 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.90%) Release Management
6 2 (6.90%) SEO
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) SQL
3 13 (44.83%) Shell Script
4 9 (31.03%) Korn
5 6 (20.69%) Python
6 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
7 4 (13.79%) Perl
7 4 (13.79%) C#
8 2 (6.90%) COBOL
8 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
9 1 (3.45%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ISEB
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SLA
1 6 (20.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Tivoli
1 8 (27.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (13.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Oracle
2 17 (58.62%) IBM
3 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.79%) Actimize
4 3 (10.34%) JBoss
5 1 (3.45%) EMC
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.45%) Sybase
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