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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 160 193 155
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -38
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 87 72 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.44% 1.08% 1.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.20% 5.77% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 74 34 81
Median salary £42,500 £49,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.70% +9.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,250 £34,760
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +5.55%
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
1061 1247 1486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.62% 18.65% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 886 982 1183
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +12 55 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Cheshire +36 23 £40,000 -17.52% 3
Merseyside -6 9 £27,500 +10.00%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 93 (55.36%) SQL
2 77 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (42.86%) Java
4 70 (41.67%) Oracle
5 67 (39.88%) ITIL
6 60 (35.71%) IBM
7 55 (32.74%) Linux
8 53 (31.55%) XML
9 51 (30.36%) HTML
9 51 (30.36%) Retail
10 50 (29.76%) Scrum
11 48 (28.57%) Windows
12 44 (26.19%) JBoss
13 41 (24.40%) Unix
14 40 (23.81%) WebLogic
15 38 (22.62%) Puppet
15 38 (22.62%) Opscode Chef
16 37 (22.02%) JavaScript
16 37 (22.02%) CSS
16 37 (22.02%) E-Commerce
16 37 (22.02%) Finance
17 35 (20.83%) .NET
18 32 (19.05%) hybris
19 31 (18.45%) OWASP
19 31 (18.45%) Microsoft
20 30 (17.86%) DB2
20 30 (17.86%) CMS
21 29 (17.26%) Shell Script
21 29 (17.26%) Python
21 29 (17.26%) JSON

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 44 (26.19%) JBoss
2 40 (23.81%) WebLogic
3 30 (17.86%) CMS
4 26 (15.48%) CloudStack
4 26 (15.48%) OpenStack
4 26 (15.48%) WebSphere Application Server
5 23 (13.69%) Tomcat
6 19 (11.31%) WebSphere Portal
7 12 (7.14%) Apache
8 9 (5.36%) IIS
9 6 (3.57%) Mule
10 5 (2.98%) Apache Solr
10 5 (2.98%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (2.38%) Commerce Server
11 4 (2.38%) SharePoint
12 2 (1.19%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (1.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (2.38%) MS Office
1 4 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (14.29%) Magento
2 5 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.38%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.29%) Adobe Analytics
2 16 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.07%) Firewall
2 24 (14.29%) FTP
3 14 (8.33%) SSL
4 4 (2.38%) Internet
4 4 (2.38%) WebEx
5 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.60%) HTTP
5 1 (0.60%) LAN
5 1 (0.60%) SAN
5 1 (0.60%) VLAN
5 1 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.86%) DB2
2 13 (7.74%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.98%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (2.98%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle9i Database
4 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.19%) MySQL
5 2 (1.19%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.60%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.60%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (16.07%) JIRA
2 22 (13.10%) Ant
3 21 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 20 (11.90%) Subversion
4 20 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (8.93%) Jenkins
6 12 (7.14%) Eclipse
7 8 (4.76%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.57%) Maven
8 6 (3.57%) NUnit
8 6 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (3.57%) SpecFlow
8 6 (3.57%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.38%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.19%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.19%) JBehave
10 2 (1.19%) JUnit
10 2 (1.19%) Selenium
11 1 (0.60%) git-flow
11 1 (0.60%) Hudson
General
1 51 (30.36%) Retail
2 37 (22.02%) Finance
3 14 (8.33%) Marketing
4 5 (2.98%) Banking
Job Titles
1 60 (35.71%) Developer
2 37 (22.02%) Analyst
3 34 (20.24%) Java Developer
4 26 (15.48%) DevOps Engineer
5 19 (11.31%) Senior Developer
5 19 (11.31%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
7 16 (9.52%) WebSphere Developer
8 14 (8.33%) Sales Executive
9 13 (7.74%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 12 (7.14%) Consultant
10 12 (7.14%) WebSphere Consultant
11 11 (6.55%) Applications Support
11 11 (6.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 10 (5.95%) Lead Developer
12 10 (5.95%) Support Analyst
13 9 (5.36%) Analyst Developer
13 9 (5.36%) Applications Support Analyst
13 9 (5.36%) Systems Analyst
14 7 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (31.55%) XML
2 51 (30.36%) HTML
3 37 (22.02%) CSS
4 35 (20.83%) .NET
5 29 (17.26%) JSON
6 26 (15.48%) Spring
7 24 (14.29%) J2EE
7 24 (14.29%) WCF
8 23 (13.69%) JSP
8 23 (13.69%) Web Services
9 20 (11.90%) SOAP
10 18 (10.71%) Middleware
11 15 (8.93%) JMS
12 12 (7.14%) Hibernate
13 11 (6.55%) Java EE
14 10 (5.95%) JPA
15 9 (5.36%) EJB
15 9 (5.36%) Spring MVC
15 9 (5.36%) WebSphere MQ
16 8 (4.76%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.36%) iPad
1 9 (5.36%) SWIFT
1 9 (5.36%) User Experience
2 8 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.98%) Credit Risk
3 5 (2.98%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.19%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.60%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 55 (32.74%) Linux
2 48 (28.57%) Windows
3 41 (24.40%) Unix
4 10 (5.95%) Android
5 9 (5.36%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (3.57%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.98%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.98%) CentOS
7 5 (2.98%) Solaris
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (39.88%) ITIL
3 50 (29.76%) Scrum
4 37 (22.02%) E-Commerce
5 31 (18.45%) OWASP
6 29 (17.26%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (16.07%) DevOps
8 26 (15.48%) Configuration Management
8 26 (15.48%) DSDM
8 26 (15.48%) RUP
9 24 (14.29%) Analytics
9 24 (14.29%) Error Analysis
10 23 (13.69%) Front End Development
11 22 (13.10%) Data Management
12 21 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 21 (12.50%) TDD
13 18 (10.71%) Web Development
14 14 (8.33%) Asset Management
14 14 (8.33%) Business Development
14 14 (8.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (55.36%) SQL
2 72 (42.86%) Java
3 37 (22.02%) JavaScript
4 29 (17.26%) Python
4 29 (17.26%) Shell Script
5 26 (15.48%) Bash Shell
5 26 (15.48%) Ruby
6 25 (14.88%) PL/SQL
7 20 (11.90%) T-SQL
8 16 (9.52%) Jython
9 10 (5.95%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.98%) Apple Swift
10 5 (2.98%) C#
10 5 (2.98%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.38%) VBScript
12 2 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (5.95%) Degree
2 5 (2.98%) SANS
3 1 (0.60%) CCNA
3 1 (0.60%) CCNP
3 1 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.12%) QA
2 5 (2.98%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (15.48%) vSphere
1 26 (15.48%) Xen
1 26 (15.48%) XenServer
2 16 (9.52%) Docker
3 5 (2.98%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.19%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (22.62%) Opscode Chef
1 38 (22.62%) Puppet
2 26 (15.48%) Cobbler
2 26 (15.48%) Tivoli
3 20 (11.90%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 70 (41.67%) Oracle
2 60 (35.71%) IBM
3 32 (19.05%) hybris
4 31 (18.45%) Microsoft
5 27 (16.07%) ATG
6 26 (15.48%) EnterpriseDB
7 24 (14.29%) Adobe
7 24 (14.29%) Google
8 20 (11.90%) HP
9 9 (5.36%) Remedy
10 5 (2.98%) Bloomberg
10 5 (2.98%) Endeca
10 5 (2.98%) FatWire
10 5 (2.98%) Informatica
10 5 (2.98%) Reuters
10 5 (2.98%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (2.98%) SAP
11 4 (2.38%) Alias
11 4 (2.38%) BMC
11 4 (2.38%) webMethods
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