The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 22 32
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.66% 5.88% 5.15%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.45% 15.09% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 5
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 29 53 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 19.08% 38.97% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 19 49 18
Median salary £35,000 £37,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.28% +11.02%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing WebSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Belfast

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) JMS
2 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) EAM
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (50.00%) Smart Energy
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) KYC

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) Java EE
1 3 (75.00%) JMS
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) EAM
3 1 (25.00%) KYC
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VMware