The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 33 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 9 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.59% 3.72% 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.52% 10.31% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +15.94%
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+10.55% -4.25%
WebSphere
Manchester

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

Application Platforms Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
58 97 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 29.59% 36.06% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 54 55 31
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +28.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Stockport

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) J2EE
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle
1 19 (100.00%) Ant
1 19 (100.00%) JUnit
1 19 (100.00%) JDBC
1 19 (100.00%) SOAP
1 19 (100.00%) Web Services
1 19 (100.00%) XML
1 19 (100.00%) OO
1 19 (100.00%) JMS
1 19 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 19 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 19 (100.00%) JNDI
1 19 (100.00%) GlassFish
2 18 (94.74%) C++
2 18 (94.74%) EJB
2 18 (94.74%) UNIX
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 18 (94.74%) OOP
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) TDD
4 9 (47.37%) jQuery
4 9 (47.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.26%) Finance
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 19 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 19 (100.00%) GlassFish
2 9 (47.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Ant
1 19 (100.00%) JUnit
1 19 (100.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 13 (68.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) J2EE
1 19 (100.00%) JDBC
1 19 (100.00%) SOAP
1 19 (100.00%) Web Services
1 19 (100.00%) XML
1 19 (100.00%) JMS
1 19 (100.00%) JNDI
2 18 (94.74%) EJB
3 9 (47.37%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) UNIX
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) OO
2 18 (94.74%) OOP
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (94.74%) C++
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Oracle