The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank - 65 70
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 0.30% 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.72% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Median salary - £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.78%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 186 116 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 25.69% 17.34% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 141 97 117
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,863 £50,000 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Leicestershire

WebSphere
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Retail-J
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PI

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Retail-J
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAP BW
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) SAP