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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 235 235 216
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 18 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.27% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.31% 1.26% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 23
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,770 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
1379 1587 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.18% 21.33% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1110 1286 1137
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 +5 12 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cheshire -3 4 £45,000 +20.00%
Lancashire +6 2 £35,000 -15.66% 7
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 28 (90.32%) Java
3 21 (67.74%) Finance
4 19 (61.29%) IBM
4 19 (61.29%) Java EE
5 18 (58.06%) Oracle
6 16 (51.61%) Spring
7 15 (48.39%) JMS
8 13 (41.94%) Java SE
9 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (35.48%) Subversion
10 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database
11 10 (32.26%) JAX-RS
11 10 (32.26%) JPA
11 10 (32.26%) Eclipse
11 10 (32.26%) NetBeans
12 9 (29.03%) UNIX
13 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
13 8 (25.81%) SQL
13 8 (25.81%) J2EE
13 8 (25.81%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (25.81%) Middleware
14 7 (22.58%) Hibernate
14 7 (22.58%) CSS
14 7 (22.58%) Web Services
14 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
15 6 (19.35%) OOA/OOD
16 5 (16.13%) JBoss
16 5 (16.13%) XML
16 5 (16.13%) HTML

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
3 5 (16.13%) JBoss
4 3 (9.68%) MQSeries
4 3 (9.68%) iPlanet
5 2 (6.45%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (3.23%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.68%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Subversion
2 10 (32.26%) Eclipse
2 10 (32.26%) NetBeans
3 1 (3.23%) JUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (67.74%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
3 4 (12.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Developer
1 18 (58.06%) Java Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Lead Java Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
2 5 (16.13%) Lead Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Applications Support
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.68%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Java Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Architect
5 2 (6.45%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) Java EE
2 16 (51.61%) Spring
3 15 (48.39%) JMS
4 13 (41.94%) Java SE
5 10 (32.26%) JPA
5 10 (32.26%) JAX-RS
6 8 (25.81%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (25.81%) Middleware
6 8 (25.81%) J2EE
7 7 (22.58%) CSS
7 7 (22.58%) Hibernate
7 7 (22.58%) Web Services
8 5 (16.13%) XML
8 5 (16.13%) HTML
9 4 (12.90%) JSP
9 4 (12.90%) Servlets
9 4 (12.90%) SOAP
10 3 (9.68%) Struts
10 3 (9.68%) EJB
10 3 (9.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) SWIFT
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) UNIX
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
3 6 (19.35%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (12.90%) OO
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (12.90%) UML
5 3 (9.68%) RAD
5 3 (9.68%) SOA
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) Scrum
5 3 (9.68%) Multithreading
5 3 (9.68%) Open Source
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Web Development
6 2 (6.45%) EAI
7 1 (3.23%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.23%) REXX
5 1 (3.23%) XPath
5 1 (3.23%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (9.68%) Sun Certification
1 3 (9.68%) OCPJWCD
1 3 (9.68%) OCPJP
1 3 (9.68%) OCMJD
2 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (6.45%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (6.45%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) IBM
2 18 (58.06%) Oracle
3 5 (16.13%) Sun
4 4 (12.90%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
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