Period
to 22 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 6 months to 22 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 263 255 153
Rank change year-on-year -8 -102 +51
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 20 53 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.27% 0.65% 1.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.64% 3.37% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 48 111
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £51,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +13.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £40,125 £33,375 £36,250
90th Percentile £76,500 £67,500 £80,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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

All Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,220 1,573 1,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.72% 19.22% 17.22%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1,384 1,032
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Manchester

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Manchester

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 August 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Manchester

WebSphere
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 7 £50,000 - 1
WebSphere
North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2018, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 16 (80.00%) Java
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) Oracle
4 12 (60.00%) Linux
5 10 (50.00%) Unix
5 10 (50.00%) Scrum
5 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (45.00%) JBoss
6 9 (45.00%) WebLogic
6 9 (45.00%) Deployment Automation
7 8 (40.00%) Windows
7 8 (40.00%) ITIL
7 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (40.00%) Firewall
7 8 (40.00%) Docker
7 8 (40.00%) Kanban
7 8 (40.00%) OWASP
8 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (35.00%) Aquila
8 7 (35.00%) DevOps
8 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (35.00%) Bitbucket
8 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
8 7 (35.00%) VMware
8 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (35.00%) Packer
9 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (45.00%) JBoss
1 9 (45.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) CloudStack
3 1 (5.00%) Jetty
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) DB2
2 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) Couchbase
4 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) Redis
4 1 (5.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (35.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (15.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.00%) Selenium
4 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) Appium
5 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (5.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (5.00%) JIRA
5 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Pega Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Platform Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) JPA
3 4 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (15.00%) Dojo
4 3 (15.00%) EJB
4 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (15.00%) J2EE
4 3 (15.00%) JSP
4 3 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (10.00%) JMS
5 2 (10.00%) JSON
5 2 (10.00%) Kafka
5 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (10.00%) RESTful
5 2 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) XSD
6 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Unix
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (45.00%) Deployment Automation
4 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (40.00%) ITIL
4 8 (40.00%) Kanban
4 8 (40.00%) OWASP
5 7 (35.00%) DevOps
5 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (25.00%) TDD
7 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (15.00%) High Availability
8 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (15.00%) SDLC
9 2 (10.00%) BDD
9 2 (10.00%) OOP
9 2 (10.00%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
1 16 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) C++
3 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Java 8
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Docker
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Xen
3 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (35.00%) Packer
3 2 (10.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (10.00%) Puppet
4 1 (5.00%) Ansible
4 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) Aquila
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) IBM
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Pega
6 1 (5.00%) Capita
6 1 (5.00%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (5.00%) Kony
6 1 (5.00%) TIBCO