The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had WebSphere Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Specialist
Rank - 266 259
Permanent jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.015% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.016% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.22%
UK excluding London median salary - £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.17%
WebSphere Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6152 6442 7111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.79% 96.60% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5171 5353 5875
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WebSphere Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured WebSphere Specialist in the job title.

WebSphere Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WebSphere Specialist
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WebSphere Specialist Salary Trend in the North West

WebSphere Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, WebSphere Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring WebSphere Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) CentOS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) DB2
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) High Availability
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Jython
3 3 (60.00%) Ant
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Commerce Server
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) JBehave
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium

WebSphere Specialist Skill Set
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
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) Commerce Server
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (40.00%) JBehave
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (80.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) CentOS
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) High Availability
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Jython
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle