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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 187 155 169
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +14
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 57 99 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.86% 1.42% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.70% 7.03% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 36 71 61
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
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
1212 1409 1300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 18.30% 20.21% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 982 1145 1101
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 March 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 -16 31 £40,000 -15.78% 7
Cheshire -14 14 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Lancashire +16 11 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Merseyside -1 1 - -
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing WebSphere 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.

1 86 (66.15%) Oracle
2 71 (54.62%) Java
3 70 (53.85%) Linux
3 70 (53.85%) IBM
4 55 (42.31%) Windows
5 51 (39.23%) WebSphere MQ
6 49 (37.69%) J2EE
7 45 (34.62%) WebLogic
8 43 (33.08%) UNIX
9 42 (32.31%) SQL
10 40 (30.77%) AIX
11 39 (30.00%) Finance
12 38 (29.23%) Oracle Database
13 37 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
13 37 (28.46%) Middleware
14 34 (26.15%) DB2
15 32 (24.62%) XML
16 31 (23.85%) SQL Server
16 31 (23.85%) Relational Database
16 31 (23.85%) Mentoring
17 30 (23.08%) Coaching
17 30 (23.08%) JMS
18 28 (21.54%) Red Hat
18 28 (21.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 28 (21.54%) VMware
19 27 (20.77%) Cisco
19 27 (20.77%) SAN
19 27 (20.77%) HP
19 27 (20.77%) EMC
19 27 (20.77%) HPUX

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing WebSphere 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (34.62%) WebLogic
2 17 (13.08%) Tomcat
2 17 (13.08%) GlassFish
3 12 (9.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (8.46%) JBoss
5 10 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 8 (6.15%) Apache
7 5 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (3.08%) CMS
9 3 (2.31%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.54%) Confluence
10 2 (1.54%) Mule
10 2 (1.54%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.77%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.77%) Quickr
11 1 (0.77%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (0.77%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.77%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) MS Office
1 1 (0.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Magento
2 2 (1.54%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.77%) Shopify
3 1 (0.77%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.77%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 27 (20.77%) SAN
2 13 (10.00%) SSL
3 8 (6.15%) HTTP
3 8 (6.15%) ATM
4 5 (3.85%) SMS
5 4 (3.08%) Internet
6 2 (1.54%) Firewall
7 1 (0.77%) SSH
7 1 (0.77%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.77%) Telnet
7 1 (0.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.23%) Oracle Database
2 34 (26.15%) DB2
3 31 (23.85%) SQL Server
3 31 (23.85%) Relational Database
4 22 (16.92%) Oracle Exadata
4 22 (16.92%) RDBMS
5 10 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (3.85%) Ingres
6 5 (3.85%) MySQL
7 1 (0.77%) MS Access
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 26 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 18 (13.85%) Ant
2 18 (13.85%) JUnit
3 15 (11.54%) Maven
4 8 (6.15%) ClearCase
5 7 (5.38%) JIRA
6 6 (4.62%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.85%) Subversion
8 1 (0.77%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.77%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 39 (30.00%) Finance
2 21 (16.15%) Retail
3 17 (13.08%) Banking
4 4 (3.08%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.08%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.08%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Billing
5 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.77%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (41.54%) Developer
2 50 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 27 (20.77%) Architect
3 27 (20.77%) Solutions Architect
4 22 (16.92%) Infrastructure Architect
4 22 (16.92%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 16 (12.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 13 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
6 13 (10.00%) Content Manager
7 12 (9.23%) Senior Developer
8 11 (8.46%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Senior Technical Specialist
9 6 (4.62%) Consultant
10 4 (3.08%) WebSphere Specialist
10 4 (3.08%) Technical Manager
10 4 (3.08%) Designer
11 3 (2.31%) WebSphere Consultant
11 3 (2.31%) Support Analyst
11 3 (2.31%) Analyst
11 3 (2.31%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (39.23%) WebSphere MQ
2 49 (37.69%) J2EE
3 37 (28.46%) Middleware
4 32 (24.62%) XML
5 30 (23.08%) JMS
6 25 (19.23%) Web Services
7 20 (15.38%) EJB
7 20 (15.38%) JDBC
7 20 (15.38%) SOAP
8 16 (12.31%) JNDI
9 15 (11.54%) HTML
9 15 (11.54%) Hibernate
9 15 (11.54%) Spring
10 14 (10.77%) jQuery
11 11 (8.46%) Grails
11 11 (8.46%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 11 (8.46%) CSS
11 11 (8.46%) J2SE
11 11 (8.46%) ISPF
12 10 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (16.92%) FlexPod
3 20 (15.38%) Mainframe
4 8 (6.15%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.85%) AS400
6 3 (2.31%) IVR
6 3 (2.31%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (2.31%) Open Source
6 3 (2.31%) VUI
7 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (53.85%) Linux
2 55 (42.31%) Windows
3 43 (33.08%) UNIX
4 40 (30.77%) AIX
5 28 (21.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 27 (20.77%) HPUX
6 27 (20.77%) Solaris
7 22 (16.92%) OS/400
7 22 (16.92%) zOS
7 22 (16.92%) SUSE
8 5 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.85%) Mentoring
3 30 (23.08%) Coaching
4 22 (16.92%) Infrastructure Management
4 22 (16.92%) Business Continuity
5 21 (16.15%) E-Commerce
6 18 (13.85%) OO
7 15 (11.54%) OOP
8 10 (7.69%) SOA
8 10 (7.69%) TDD
8 10 (7.69%) Software Delivery
9 8 (6.15%) Scrum
9 8 (6.15%) Service Management
9 8 (6.15%) UML
10 6 (4.62%) Change Management
10 6 (4.62%) Requirements Management
11 4 (3.08%) Software Engineering
11 4 (3.08%) Web Development
11 4 (3.08%) Content Management
11 4 (3.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (54.62%) Java
2 42 (32.31%) SQL
3 24 (18.46%) JavaScript
4 20 (15.38%) C++
5 16 (12.31%) PL/SQL
6 11 (8.46%) Perl
6 11 (8.46%) JCL
7 10 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 8 (6.15%) XPath
9 2 (1.54%) C
9 2 (1.54%) RPG
10 1 (0.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (0.77%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.77%) MCP
2 1 (0.77%) MCSE
2 1 (0.77%) CCNA
2 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.77%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 22 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 22 (16.92%) Hyper-V
1 22 (16.92%) KVM
Systems Management
1 22 (16.92%) Tivoli
2 5 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.77%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 86 (66.15%) Oracle
2 70 (53.85%) IBM
3 28 (21.54%) Red Hat
3 28 (21.54%) VMware
4 27 (20.77%) Cisco
4 27 (20.77%) HP
4 27 (20.77%) EMC
5 25 (19.23%) Microsoft
6 22 (16.92%) CheckPoint
6 22 (16.92%) Juniper
6 22 (16.92%) BMC
6 22 (16.92%) CA
6 22 (16.92%) NetApp
6 22 (16.92%) Brocade
6 22 (16.92%) Symantec
7 8 (6.15%) Actimize
7 8 (6.15%) TIBCO
8 7 (5.38%) Sybase
9 5 (3.85%) Novell
9 5 (3.85%) Veritas
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