The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 51 50 63
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 26 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.61% 2.76% 1.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.20% 13.43% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 9
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,000 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
WebSphere
South Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
171 134 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.75% 20.55% 18.98%
Number of salaries quoted 130 113 106
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Sheffield

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 46 (88.46%) JBoss
2 40 (76.92%) Java
2 40 (76.92%) PL/SQL
2 40 (76.92%) SQL
3 38 (73.08%) Web Services
3 38 (73.08%) XML
3 38 (73.08%) Eclipse
3 38 (73.08%) Hibernate
4 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (63.46%) Banking
6 31 (59.62%) SOAP
7 29 (55.77%) WebLogic
8 27 (51.92%) Ant
9 25 (48.08%) Oracle
10 20 (38.46%) UNIX
10 20 (38.46%) Swing
10 20 (38.46%) Retail
10 20 (38.46%) Software Engineering
10 20 (38.46%) Retail Banking
10 20 (38.46%) Java EE
10 20 (38.46%) RESTful
11 19 (36.54%) SOA
12 18 (34.62%) Solaris
12 18 (34.62%) HTML
13 11 (21.15%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (19.23%) Finance
15 9 (17.31%) Middleware
16 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
16 8 (15.38%) VMware
16 8 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 46 (88.46%) JBoss
2 29 (55.77%) WebLogic
3 11 (21.15%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 38 (73.08%) Eclipse
2 27 (51.92%) Ant
3 8 (15.38%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (63.46%) Banking
2 20 (38.46%) Retail
2 20 (38.46%) Retail Banking
3 10 (19.23%) Finance
4 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 37 (71.15%) Developer
1 37 (71.15%) Java Developer
2 12 (23.08%) Analyst
3 10 (19.23%) Graduate
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (13.46%) Consultant
4 7 (13.46%) DBA
4 7 (13.46%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Developer Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Junior
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (73.08%) Web Services
1 38 (73.08%) XML
1 38 (73.08%) Hibernate
2 31 (59.62%) SOAP
3 20 (38.46%) Swing
3 20 (38.46%) Java EE
3 20 (38.46%) RESTful
4 18 (34.62%) HTML
5 9 (17.31%) Middleware
6 8 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (5.77%) .NET
8 1 (1.92%) J2EE
8 1 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) UNIX
2 18 (34.62%) Solaris
3 7 (13.46%) Windows
4 3 (5.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 19 (36.54%) SOA
4 8 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (13.46%) TDD
6 4 (7.69%) UML
6 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 4 (7.69%) V-Model
7 3 (5.77%) Scrum
7 3 (5.77%) Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.92%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 40 (76.92%) Java
1 40 (76.92%) PL/SQL
1 40 (76.92%) SQL
2 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 6 (11.54%) COBOL
4 3 (5.77%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) Python
5 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (15.38%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (48.08%) Oracle
2 8 (15.38%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) ATG
3 4 (7.69%) Tieto
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.92%) Pega
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) ILOG