The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank - 63 57
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.48% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.70% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
Application Platforms Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
123 81 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.53% 13.00% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 113 76 86
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £53,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WebSphere
North East

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Kony
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) JSF
3 1 (33.33%) JTA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) AOP
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Integration
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Design Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) JSF
3 1 (33.33%) JTA
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Dojo
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (33.33%) Struts2
3 1 (33.33%) WebCenter
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
1 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) AOP
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Kony
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss