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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 236 227 212
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -15
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 17 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.31% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.28% 1.47% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 26
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -9.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,840 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
1329 1500 1406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 20.38% 20.97% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 1229 1213
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 +5 9 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cheshire -3 6 £43,750 +16.66%
Lancashire -6 2 £37,500 -7.97% 2
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 20 (86.96%) Java
3 15 (65.22%) Finance
4 13 (56.52%) JMS
4 13 (56.52%) Spring
4 13 (56.52%) Java EE
5 12 (52.17%) Oracle
6 11 (47.83%) IBM
7 10 (43.48%) Java SE
8 8 (34.78%) Subversion
8 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
8 8 (34.78%) Middleware
8 8 (34.78%) Eclipse
8 8 (34.78%) J2EE
8 8 (34.78%) CSS
8 8 (34.78%) Web Services
9 7 (30.43%) NetBeans
9 7 (30.43%) JPA
9 7 (30.43%) JAX-RS
9 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (26.09%) UNIX
10 6 (26.09%) OOA/OOD
10 6 (26.09%) HTML
11 5 (21.74%) SQL
11 5 (21.74%) XML
11 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
11 5 (21.74%) JBoss
11 5 (21.74%) Sun
12 4 (17.39%) SOA
12 4 (17.39%) WebSphere MQ

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (21.74%) JBoss
3 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
4 3 (13.04%) MQSeries
4 3 (13.04%) iPlanet
5 2 (8.70%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (4.35%) Apache
6 1 (4.35%) GlassFish
6 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) LDAP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Eclipse
1 8 (34.78%) Subversion
2 7 (30.43%) NetBeans
3 2 (8.70%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Ant
4 1 (4.35%) Maven
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
1 14 (60.87%) Java Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) JMS
1 13 (56.52%) Java EE
1 13 (56.52%) Spring
2 10 (43.48%) Java SE
3 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 8 (34.78%) Middleware
3 8 (34.78%) J2EE
3 8 (34.78%) CSS
4 7 (30.43%) JPA
4 7 (30.43%) JAX-RS
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) XML
7 4 (17.39%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (17.39%) EJB
7 4 (17.39%) SOAP
8 3 (13.04%) Struts
8 3 (13.04%) JSP
8 3 (13.04%) Servlets
8 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
8 3 (13.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) SOA
5 3 (13.04%) UML
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
5 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
5 3 (13.04%) Open Source
5 3 (13.04%) RAD
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) EAI
7 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) OOP
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) Extreme Programming
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.35%) XPath
4 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (13.04%) Sun Certification
1 3 (13.04%) OCPJWCD
1 3 (13.04%) OCPJP
1 3 (13.04%) OCMJD
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Tivoli
1 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (8.70%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (8.70%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 11 (47.83%) IBM
3 5 (21.74%) Sun
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
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