The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 213 185 200
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +15
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 50 60 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 0.99% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.18% 5.18% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 43 32 49
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £73,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.22% -
WebSphere
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
1197 1159 1489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.11% 19.15% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 953 1297
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in the North West

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in the North West

WebSphere
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the North West region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 38 £50,000 +8.69% 2
Cheshire +12 9 £34,000 -56.12% 1
Lancashire -22 2 £30,000 -31.42%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 63 (50.40%) Java
2 62 (49.60%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (48.00%) Oracle
4 56 (44.80%) JBoss
5 55 (44.00%) SQL
6 52 (41.60%) Linux
7 44 (35.20%) WebLogic
8 43 (34.40%) ITIL
9 41 (32.80%) Windows
10 35 (28.00%) Scrum
10 35 (28.00%) Unix
10 35 (28.00%) IBM
11 34 (27.20%) HTML
11 34 (27.20%) Opscode Chef
12 33 (26.40%) Puppet
13 32 (25.60%) JSP
13 32 (25.60%) Tomcat
14 31 (24.80%) RUP
14 31 (24.80%) Spring
14 31 (24.80%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (24.00%) DSDM
15 30 (24.00%) Python
15 30 (24.00%) OpenStack
16 29 (23.20%) E-Commerce
16 29 (23.20%) Microsoft
17 27 (21.60%) Firewall
17 27 (21.60%) Retail
18 26 (20.80%) XML
18 26 (20.80%) .NET
18 26 (20.80%) Bash Shell

WebSphere
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 56 (44.80%) JBoss
2 44 (35.20%) WebLogic
3 32 (25.60%) Tomcat
4 30 (24.00%) OpenStack
5 24 (19.20%) CloudStack
6 14 (11.20%) Apache Solr
6 14 (11.20%) CMS
7 12 (9.60%) WebSphere Application Server
8 10 (8.00%) Commerce Server
9 7 (5.60%) Apache
9 7 (5.60%) IIS
10 6 (4.80%) Apache Spark
10 6 (4.80%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (4.80%) Jetty
11 3 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (2.40%) GlassFish
11 3 (2.40%) WebSphere Portal
12 2 (1.60%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (1.60%) Mule
12 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.60%) MS Office
1 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Magento
2 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.40%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (1.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.20%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.80%) Adobe Analytics
4 5 (4.00%) SaaS
5 2 (1.60%) PaaS
6 1 (0.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.60%) Firewall
2 6 (4.80%) FTP
3 4 (3.20%) SAN
3 4 (3.20%) SSL
4 3 (2.40%) VLAN
5 2 (1.60%) Internet
5 2 (1.60%) WebEx
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.80%) HTTP
6 1 (0.80%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.20%) DB2
2 13 (10.40%) SQL Server
3 10 (8.00%) Endeca
4 8 (6.40%) MySQL
4 8 (6.40%) NoSQL
5 7 (5.60%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (5.60%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.80%) Big Data
6 6 (4.80%) Couchbase
6 6 (4.80%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.80%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.80%) Redis
6 6 (4.80%) Riak
7 5 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.40%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.60%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (8.80%) Eclipse
2 9 (7.20%) Ant
2 9 (7.20%) TeamCity
3 7 (5.60%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.80%) Maven
5 5 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.00%) NUnit
5 5 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (4.00%) SpecFlow
6 4 (3.20%) JIRA
7 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.40%) Subversion
7 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.60%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.60%) Gradle
8 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.80%) Selenium
General
1 27 (21.60%) Retail
2 25 (20.00%) Finance
3 11 (8.80%) Banking
4 5 (4.00%) Marketing
5 2 (1.60%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 65 (52.00%) Developer
2 36 (28.80%) Java Developer
3 24 (19.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (19.20%) Senior Developer
4 18 (14.40%) Analyst
4 18 (14.40%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (12.00%) WebSphere Developer
6 9 (7.20%) Applications Support
6 9 (7.20%) E-Commerce Developer
6 9 (7.20%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.40%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (6.40%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.60%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Architect
8 7 (5.60%) E-Commerce Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Java Architect
9 6 (4.80%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (27.20%) HTML
2 32 (25.60%) JSP
3 31 (24.80%) Spring
4 26 (20.80%) .NET
4 26 (20.80%) XML
5 25 (20.00%) J2EE
5 25 (20.00%) Web Services
6 20 (16.00%) CSS
7 17 (13.60%) SOAP
8 16 (12.80%) Hibernate
9 13 (10.40%) Spring MVC
10 10 (8.00%) JMS
10 10 (8.00%) REST
11 9 (7.20%) Servlets
12 8 (6.40%) EJB
12 8 (6.40%) React
13 7 (5.60%) JSON
14 6 (4.80%) Grails
14 6 (4.80%) jQuery
14 6 (4.80%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.00%) User Experience
2 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.80%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.80%) iPad
4 5 (4.00%) SWIFT
5 4 (3.20%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.40%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.60%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.60%) PMI
8 1 (0.80%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.80%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.80%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 52 (41.60%) Linux
2 41 (32.80%) Windows
3 35 (28.00%) Unix
4 9 (7.20%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (6.40%) Android
5 8 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (5.60%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
8 5 (4.00%) Solaris
9 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.80%) AIX
10 1 (0.80%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (49.60%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (34.40%) ITIL
3 35 (28.00%) Scrum
4 31 (24.80%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (24.80%) RUP
5 30 (24.00%) DSDM
6 29 (23.20%) E-Commerce
7 25 (20.00%) DevOps
8 24 (19.20%) TDD
9 23 (18.40%) Web Development
10 20 (16.00%) Configuration Management
10 20 (16.00%) OWASP
11 18 (14.40%) OO
12 15 (12.00%) MVC
13 12 (9.60%) Software Engineering
14 11 (8.80%) UML
15 9 (7.20%) Performance Engineering
15 9 (7.20%) Performance Testing
15 9 (7.20%) PRINCE2
15 9 (7.20%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (50.40%) Java
2 55 (44.00%) SQL
3 30 (24.00%) Python
4 26 (20.80%) Bash Shell
5 25 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 24 (19.20%) Ruby
7 23 (18.40%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.60%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.80%) Go
9 6 (4.80%) Groovy
9 6 (4.80%) Perl
9 6 (4.80%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.20%) C#
11 3 (2.40%) Jython
12 2 (1.60%) C
12 2 (1.60%) Scala
12 2 (1.60%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.60%) VBScript
13 1 (0.80%) COBOL
13 1 (0.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (6.40%) Degree
2 4 (3.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) QA
2 4 (3.20%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (20.00%) vSphere
2 24 (19.20%) Xen
2 24 (19.20%) XenServer
3 5 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.00%) Docker
4 4 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.40%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 34 (27.20%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (26.40%) Puppet
3 20 (16.00%) Cobbler
3 20 (16.00%) Tivoli
4 10 (8.00%) Ansible
5 6 (4.80%) Kibana
5 6 (4.80%) logstash
5 6 (4.80%) Salt
6 2 (1.60%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.80%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.80%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.80%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 60 (48.00%) Oracle
2 35 (28.00%) IBM
3 29 (23.20%) Microsoft
4 24 (19.20%) EnterpriseDB
5 20 (16.00%) hybris
6 10 (8.00%) ATG
7 9 (7.20%) VMware
8 8 (6.40%) Red Hat
9 7 (5.60%) FatWire
10 6 (4.80%) Adobe
10 6 (4.80%) Google
11 5 (4.00%) Remedy
12 4 (3.20%) Cisco
13 3 (2.40%) Bloomberg
13 3 (2.40%) EMC
13 3 (2.40%) Facebook
13 3 (2.40%) Informatica
13 3 (2.40%) Reuters
13 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (2.40%) SAP
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