The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 50 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 34 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.86% 2.08% 1.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.19% 8.57% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 12
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £39,000 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £65,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
WebSphere
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 South Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
210 210 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.84% 24.25% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 165 182 135
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

WebSphere
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Sheffield -1 26 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Doncaster - 5 £47,500 -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 56 (83.58%) JBoss
2 53 (79.10%) Java
3 51 (76.12%) SQL
3 51 (76.12%) Web Services
4 50 (74.63%) XML
5 48 (71.64%) PL/SQL
6 46 (68.66%) Eclipse
6 46 (68.66%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (59.70%) Hibernate
8 37 (55.22%) Ant
9 36 (53.73%) Oracle
10 35 (52.24%) Banking
11 31 (46.27%) SOAP
12 29 (43.28%) WebLogic
13 22 (32.84%) Java EE
14 21 (31.34%) Retail
14 21 (31.34%) SOA
15 20 (29.85%) HTML
15 20 (29.85%) UNIX
15 20 (29.85%) Swing
15 20 (29.85%) Software Engineering
15 20 (29.85%) Retail Banking
15 20 (29.85%) RESTful
16 18 (26.87%) Solaris
17 14 (20.90%) UML
18 12 (17.91%) JAXB
18 12 (17.91%) JUnit
19 11 (16.42%) WebSphere Application Server
19 11 (16.42%) Linux
19 11 (16.42%) Middleware

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 56 (83.58%) JBoss
2 29 (43.28%) WebLogic
3 11 (16.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (14.93%) Tomcat
4 10 (14.93%) Jetty
5 2 (2.99%) Apache
6 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (1.49%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (11.94%) RDBMS
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database 12c
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database
1 8 (11.94%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 46 (68.66%) Eclipse
2 37 (55.22%) Ant
3 12 (17.91%) JUnit
4 10 (14.93%) Subversion
4 10 (14.93%) Maven
5 8 (11.94%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.99%) Hudson
6 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (52.24%) Banking
2 21 (31.34%) Retail
3 20 (29.85%) Retail Banking
4 10 (14.93%) Finance
5 4 (5.97%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (74.63%) Developer
1 50 (74.63%) Java Developer
2 14 (20.90%) Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Graduate
4 7 (10.45%) Oracle DBA
4 7 (10.45%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (10.45%) Consultant
4 7 (10.45%) DBA
5 6 (8.96%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Oracle Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Oracle Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (76.12%) Web Services
2 50 (74.63%) XML
3 40 (59.70%) Hibernate
4 31 (46.27%) SOAP
5 22 (32.84%) Java EE
6 20 (29.85%) RESTful
6 20 (29.85%) Swing
6 20 (29.85%) HTML
7 12 (17.91%) JAXB
8 11 (16.42%) XML Schema
8 11 (16.42%) Spring
8 11 (16.42%) Middleware
9 10 (14.93%) Apache CXF
9 10 (14.93%) Apache Camel
9 10 (14.93%) JDBC
9 10 (14.93%) ActiveMQ
9 10 (14.93%) J2EE
9 10 (14.93%) JMS
10 8 (11.94%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (4.48%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.85%) UNIX
2 18 (26.87%) Solaris
3 11 (16.42%) Linux
4 7 (10.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (68.66%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) SOA
3 20 (29.85%) Software Engineering
4 14 (20.90%) UML
5 11 (16.42%) Scrum
6 10 (14.93%) Unit Testing
6 10 (14.93%) OO
7 8 (11.94%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (11.94%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (10.45%) TDD
9 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.96%) Test Scripting
9 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (8.96%) Software Testing
9 6 (8.96%) V-Model
9 6 (8.96%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.48%) Project Management
10 3 (4.48%) MVC
11 2 (2.99%) Automated Testing
11 2 (2.99%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (79.10%) Java
2 51 (76.12%) SQL
3 48 (71.64%) PL/SQL
4 8 (11.94%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.96%) COBOL
6 3 (4.48%) Perl
7 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.99%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 36 (53.73%) Oracle
2 8 (11.94%) VMware
3 6 (8.96%) ATG
4 4 (5.97%) Tieto
5 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.49%) Pega
6 1 (1.49%) IBM
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.49%) Intel
6 1 (1.49%) ILOG