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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 216 249 216
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -33
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 15 9 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.13% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.28% 0.65% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 18
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.63%
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +4.65%
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
1172 1380 1412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 21.05% 19.64% 21.26%
Number of salaries quoted 967 1216 1201
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 10 February 2016. 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
Manchester +27 15 £50,000 +33.33%
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) Java
1 34 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 32 (94.12%) IBM
3 30 (88.24%) Java EE
4 26 (76.47%) Oracle
5 25 (73.53%) Finance
6 23 (67.65%) Spring
6 23 (67.65%) JPA
7 22 (64.71%) JAX-RS
7 22 (64.71%) Java SE
7 22 (64.71%) Subversion
7 22 (64.71%) NetBeans
7 22 (64.71%) JMS
7 22 (64.71%) Eclipse
7 22 (64.71%) Oracle Database
8 15 (44.12%) Apache Flex
9 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (17.65%) JSP
10 6 (17.65%) J2EE
10 6 (17.65%) Web Services
10 6 (17.65%) XML
10 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
11 5 (14.71%) SQL
11 5 (14.71%) Servlets
11 5 (14.71%) SOAP
11 5 (14.71%) DB2
11 5 (14.71%) COBOL
11 5 (14.71%) HTTP
11 5 (14.71%) Linux
11 5 (14.71%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (64.71%) Oracle Database
2 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 5 (14.71%) DB2
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Eclipse
1 22 (64.71%) NetBeans
1 22 (64.71%) Subversion
General
1 25 (73.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Developer
1 30 (88.24%) Java Developer
2 22 (64.71%) Lead Developer
2 22 (64.71%) Lead Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.82%) IT Support
5 3 (8.82%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (8.82%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Technical Support
5 3 (8.82%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (2.94%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (88.24%) Java EE
2 23 (67.65%) JPA
2 23 (67.65%) Spring
3 22 (64.71%) Java SE
3 22 (64.71%) JAX-RS
3 22 (64.71%) JMS
4 15 (44.12%) Apache Flex
5 6 (17.65%) J2EE
5 6 (17.65%) JSP
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
5 6 (17.65%) XML
6 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
6 5 (14.71%) RESTful
6 5 (14.71%) Servlets
6 5 (14.71%) SOAP
7 4 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (2.94%) CSS
8 1 (2.94%) HTML
8 1 (2.94%) JDBC
8 1 (2.94%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Mainframe
2 4 (11.76%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (11.76%) SWIFT
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.76%) High Availability
2 4 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (11.76%) Trend Analysis
3 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.82%) OO
3 3 (8.82%) Scrum
4 1 (2.94%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (2.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (14.71%) COBOL
2 5 (14.71%) REXX
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) IBM
2 26 (76.47%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) MicroStrategy
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