The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 61 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 10 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.34% 0.20% 2.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.29% 1.19% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 15
Average salary £30,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £45,000 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £92,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
Application Platforms Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
159 84 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.37% 16.87% 23.99%
Number of salaries quoted 139 77 144
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WebSphere
South Yorkshire

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Sheffield

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 25 (89.29%) Java
2 22 (78.57%) PL/SQL
2 22 (78.57%) SQL
2 22 (78.57%) Oracle
3 20 (71.43%) Banking
4 16 (57.14%) JBoss
5 15 (53.57%) Web Services
5 15 (53.57%) XML
5 15 (53.57%) HTML
6 14 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
6 14 (50.00%) PowerBuilder
6 14 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 14 (50.00%) Oracle Database
7 13 (46.43%) Hibernate
8 11 (39.29%) Finance
8 11 (39.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (35.71%) EJB
9 10 (35.71%) J2EE
9 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
10 9 (32.14%) Solaris
11 8 (28.57%) SOAP
11 8 (28.57%) UNIX
12 7 (25.00%) XSL
12 7 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
12 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (25.00%) Temenos
12 7 (25.00%) COBOL
12 7 (25.00%) DHTML
12 7 (25.00%) VB
12 7 (25.00%) SAP

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 14 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 11 (39.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Summit
1 7 (25.00%) Finacle
1 7 (25.00%) FLEXCUBE
1 7 (25.00%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
1 14 (50.00%) PowerBuilder
2 6 (21.43%) Eclipse
3 3 (10.71%) Maven
General
1 20 (71.43%) Banking
2 11 (39.29%) Finance
3 7 (25.00%) Retail
3 7 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.14%) Aerospace
4 2 (7.14%) Automotive
5 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Business Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Business Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) IT Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) Web Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) Web Services
1 15 (53.57%) XML
1 15 (53.57%) HTML
2 13 (46.43%) Hibernate
3 10 (35.71%) EJB
3 10 (35.71%) J2EE
4 8 (28.57%) SOAP
5 7 (25.00%) XSL
5 7 (25.00%) DHTML
6 6 (21.43%) RESTful
7 4 (14.29%) Java EE
8 3 (10.71%) JPA
9 2 (7.14%) JMS
9 2 (7.14%) JSP
9 2 (7.14%) Servlets
9 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (7.14%) Middleware
9 2 (7.14%) EJB 3.0
9 2 (7.14%) Ajax
9 2 (7.14%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Solaris
2 8 (28.57%) UNIX
3 3 (10.71%) Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (25.00%) TDD
1 7 (25.00%) Web Development
2 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (7.14%) Product Management
3 2 (7.14%) Stress Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Logistics
4 1 (3.57%) Build Automation
4 1 (3.57%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (3.57%) Scrum
4 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 25 (89.29%) Java
2 22 (78.57%) PL/SQL
2 22 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.00%) COBOL
4 7 (25.00%) VB
5 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Oracle
2 16 (57.14%) JBoss
3 7 (25.00%) Temenos
3 7 (25.00%) SAP
3 7 (25.00%) Avaloq
4 3 (10.71%) Cognos
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
5 2 (7.14%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) VMware