The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 35 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.46% 2.84% 2.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.07% 9.30% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Median salary £42,500 £33,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.81% +10.83%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Application Platforms Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
41 43 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 14.44% 30.50% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 24 18
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,750 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

WebSphere
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
County Antrim -9 7 £42,500 +27.81%
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) PL/SQL
3 13 (68.42%) JMS
3 13 (68.42%) J2EE
3 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
3 13 (68.42%) Data Protection
4 10 (52.63%) Web Services
5 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
5 7 (36.84%) JSF
5 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
5 7 (36.84%) Ajax
5 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 7 (36.84%) Java EE 5
5 7 (36.84%) EJB 3.0
5 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
5 7 (36.84%) Silverlight
5 7 (36.84%) JAX-WS
5 7 (36.84%) NetWeaver
5 7 (36.84%) ISO 9001
5 7 (36.84%) IBM
5 7 (36.84%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (36.84%) PVCS
5 7 (36.84%) SAP
5 7 (36.84%) EJB
5 7 (36.84%) JDBC
5 7 (36.84%) JSP
5 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
6 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 7 (36.84%) NetWeaver
1 7 (36.84%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (31.58%) JBoss
2 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) NAS
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 6 (31.58%) RDBMS
2 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) PVCS
General
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
1 13 (68.42%) Java Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Senior Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior SQL Developer
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) J2EE
1 13 (68.42%) JMS
2 10 (52.63%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) Ajax
3 7 (36.84%) EJB
3 7 (36.84%) EJB 3.0
3 7 (36.84%) Java EE 5
3 7 (36.84%) JAX-WS
3 7 (36.84%) JDBC
3 7 (36.84%) JSF
3 7 (36.84%) JSP
3 7 (36.84%) Silverlight
4 6 (31.58%) Java EE
4 6 (31.58%) SOAP
5 4 (21.05%) AngularJS
5 4 (21.05%) Ext JS
5 4 (21.05%) Highcharts JS
5 4 (21.05%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (31.58%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
1 6 (31.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Data Protection
2 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
2 7 (36.84%) Mentoring
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 6 (31.58%) Asset Management
3 6 (31.58%) EAM
4 4 (21.05%) Process Management
4 4 (21.05%) Release Management
4 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.53%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) PL/SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Scala
3 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) IBM
2 7 (36.84%) SAP
3 4 (21.05%) Actimize
3 4 (21.05%) Cognizant
4 2 (10.53%) VMware