The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 136 112 87
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -25
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 74 62 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.48% 1.70% 2.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.70% 7.68% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 56 44 65
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1104 807 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.12% 22.16% 21.51%
Number of salaries quoted 767 674 637
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

WebSphere
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Leeds -19 61 £42,500 -5.55% 6
Bradford - 4 £37,500 -
Sowerby Bridge - 3 £20,000 -
Halifax -12 1 - -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 97 (65.54%) Java
2 84 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (48.65%) Scrum
4 69 (46.62%) Linux
5 66 (44.59%) JavaScript
6 63 (42.57%) MySQL
7 60 (40.54%) Web Services
8 59 (39.86%) Tomcat
9 58 (39.19%) XML
10 56 (37.84%) HTML
11 54 (36.49%) ActiveMQ
12 53 (35.81%) J2EE
13 49 (33.11%) WebLogic
14 45 (30.41%) Spring
14 45 (30.41%) TDD
15 44 (29.73%) Hibernate
15 44 (29.73%) Oracle
16 43 (29.05%) Apache
17 42 (28.38%) JBoss
17 42 (28.38%) JUnit
17 42 (28.38%) IBM
18 39 (26.35%) UML
19 38 (25.68%) Solaris
19 38 (25.68%) SQL Server
19 38 (25.68%) SQL
20 37 (25.00%) C#
20 37 (25.00%) Internet
20 37 (25.00%) Degree
21 35 (23.65%) Content Management
21 35 (23.65%) Microsoft

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 59 (39.86%) Tomcat
2 49 (33.11%) WebLogic
3 43 (29.05%) Apache
4 34 (22.97%) WebLogic Portal
5 21 (14.19%) MQSeries
6 11 (7.43%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (3.38%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.70%) CICS
9 3 (2.03%) WordPress
9 3 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.35%) ATG Dynamo
10 2 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.35%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (0.68%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.68%) Confluence
11 1 (0.68%) IIS
11 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 37 (25.00%) Internet
2 34 (22.97%) HTTP
3 32 (21.62%) AMQP
4 2 (1.35%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (42.57%) MySQL
2 38 (25.68%) SQL Server
3 32 (21.62%) RDBMS
3 32 (21.62%) Relational Database
4 22 (14.86%) Big Data
5 20 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (4.73%) DB2
8 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.68%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 42 (28.38%) JUnit
2 25 (16.89%) Maven
3 24 (16.22%) Selenium
4 23 (15.54%) JMeter
5 21 (14.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (14.19%) JBehave
5 21 (14.19%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.70%) Subversion
7 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.03%) ClearCase
7 3 (2.03%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.68%) JIRA
8 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (15.54%) Finance
2 18 (12.16%) Marketing
3 15 (10.14%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.38%) Banking
5 2 (1.35%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 99 (66.89%) Developer
2 46 (31.08%) Architect
3 45 (30.41%) Solutions Architect
4 43 (29.05%) Java Developer
5 29 (19.59%) Senior Developer
6 25 (16.89%) Lead Developer
7 15 (10.14%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 15 (10.14%) C# Developer
7 15 (10.14%) Senior Architect
8 14 (9.46%) Senior Java Developer
9 12 (8.11%) SQL Developer
10 8 (5.41%) Administrator
11 7 (4.73%) Lead Java Developer
11 7 (4.73%) WebSphere Specialist
12 6 (4.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 5 (3.38%) VB.NET Developer
13 5 (3.38%) .NET Developer
13 5 (3.38%) Software Engineer
14 4 (2.70%) LAMP Developer
14 4 (2.70%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (40.54%) Web Services
2 58 (39.19%) XML
3 56 (37.84%) HTML
4 54 (36.49%) ActiveMQ
5 53 (35.81%) J2EE
6 45 (30.41%) Spring
7 44 (29.73%) Hibernate
8 34 (22.97%) .NET
9 32 (21.62%) RabbitMQ
9 32 (21.62%) LAMP
10 30 (20.27%) CSS
11 29 (19.59%) Java EE
12 28 (18.92%) HTML5
13 25 (16.89%) RESTful
14 23 (15.54%) JMS
14 23 (15.54%) JDBC
15 22 (14.86%) Spring MVC
15 22 (14.86%) Apache Wicket
15 22 (14.86%) JSON
15 22 (14.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.30%) Open Source
2 32 (21.62%) RIA
2 32 (21.62%) Symmetrix
2 32 (21.62%) Clustering
3 14 (9.46%) N-Tier
4 7 (4.73%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.38%) Online Banking
6 4 (2.70%) W3C
7 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.03%) Blog
7 3 (2.03%) iPad
7 3 (2.03%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.35%) GIS
8 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.68%) VSAM
9 1 (0.68%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 69 (46.62%) Linux
2 38 (25.68%) Solaris
3 20 (13.51%) UNIX
4 11 (7.43%) zOS
5 8 (5.41%) AIX
6 6 (4.05%) Windows
7 3 (2.03%) Android
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (48.65%) Scrum
3 45 (30.41%) TDD
4 39 (26.35%) UML
5 35 (23.65%) Content Management
6 34 (22.97%) Project Management
7 33 (22.30%) Technical Architecture
8 32 (21.62%) High Availability
8 32 (21.62%) Load Testing
8 32 (21.62%) Network Load Balancing
8 32 (21.62%) Enterprise Architecture
9 24 (16.22%) OO
10 21 (14.19%) BDD
10 21 (14.19%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (13.51%) MVVM
12 15 (10.14%) Complex Event Processing
13 14 (9.46%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (8.78%) ETL
14 13 (8.78%) User Stories
15 10 (6.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 97 (65.54%) Java
2 66 (44.59%) JavaScript
3 38 (25.68%) SQL
4 37 (25.00%) C#
5 32 (21.62%) PHP
6 25 (16.89%) Perl
7 22 (14.86%) Ruby
8 12 (8.11%) C++
9 10 (6.76%) Python
10 7 (4.73%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.70%) COBOL
12 3 (2.03%) Groovy
12 3 (2.03%) Scala
12 3 (2.03%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.35%) C
14 1 (0.68%) REXX
14 1 (0.68%) NATURAL
14 1 (0.68%) JCL
14 1 (0.68%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 37 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) APMP
2 1 (0.68%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (22.30%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.68%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (29.73%) Oracle
2 42 (28.38%) JBoss
2 42 (28.38%) IBM
3 35 (23.65%) Microsoft
4 32 (21.62%) F5
4 32 (21.62%) EMC
4 32 (21.62%) Cisco
5 12 (8.11%) Informatica
6 5 (3.38%) ATG
7 4 (2.70%) Cognos
8 3 (2.03%) Omniture
8 3 (2.03%) Google
8 3 (2.03%) Coremetrics
8 3 (2.03%) Unica
8 3 (2.03%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.03%) Veritas
9 2 (1.35%) MKS
9 2 (1.35%) BEA
9 2 (1.35%) hybris
10 1 (0.68%) SAP
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago