Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 246 242 162
Rank change year-on-year -4 -80 +39
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 29 50 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.41% 0.64% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.29% 3.62% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 45 92
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £64,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 1,264 1,383 1,132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.87% 17.77% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,040 1,219 934
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £25,450 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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
Stockport -5 5 £47,500 +5.56%
WebSphere
North West

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 28 (96.55%) Java
2 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 20 (68.97%) Oracle
3 15 (51.72%) Web Services
4 14 (48.28%) Linux
4 14 (48.28%) Tomcat
5 13 (44.83%) J2EE
6 12 (41.38%) Oracle Database
7 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
8 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
8 9 (31.03%) Windows
8 9 (31.03%) Spring
8 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
9 7 (24.14%) JPA
9 7 (24.14%) C
9 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
10 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
10 6 (20.69%) HTML
10 6 (20.69%) CSS
10 6 (20.69%) Unix
10 6 (20.69%) Client/Server
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
11 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (17.24%) Finance
11 5 (17.24%) Advertising
11 5 (17.24%) XML
11 5 (17.24%) AIX

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 14 (48.28%) Tomcat
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (10.34%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) JBoss
3 3 (10.34%) Jetty
3 3 (10.34%) Mule
3 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle Database
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.24%) DB2
3 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
4 4 (13.79%) GIS
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
2 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.34%) Hudson
3 3 (10.34%) Maven
3 3 (10.34%) Subversion
4 2 (6.90%) HP UFT
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.90%) Toad
5 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.45%) JUnit
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 5 (17.24%) Advertising
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Games
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Java Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Java Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Applications Support
4 5 (17.24%) Applications Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Linux Support
4 5 (17.24%) Linux Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Development Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Software Development Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Software Integration Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) Web Services
2 13 (44.83%) J2EE
3 9 (31.03%) Hibernate
3 9 (31.03%) Spring
4 7 (24.14%) JPA
5 6 (20.69%) CSS
5 6 (20.69%) HTML
6 5 (17.24%) XML
7 4 (13.79%) Dojo
7 4 (13.79%) EJB
7 4 (13.79%) jQuery
7 4 (13.79%) JSF
7 4 (13.79%) JSP
7 4 (13.79%) RESTful
7 4 (13.79%) Spring MVC
8 3 (10.34%) Ajax
8 3 (10.34%) GWT
8 3 (10.34%) Java EE
8 3 (10.34%) Java SE
8 3 (10.34%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) Unix
4 5 (17.24%) AIX
4 5 (17.24%) HPUX
4 5 (17.24%) Solaris
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
4 4 (13.79%) Image Processing
4 4 (13.79%) Migration
4 4 (13.79%) MVC
4 4 (13.79%) Process Management
4 4 (13.79%) Quality Management
4 4 (13.79%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Software Architecture
4 4 (13.79%) TDD
4 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
4 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
5 3 (10.34%) Content Management
5 3 (10.34%) High Availability
5 3 (10.34%) Open Source
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 3 (10.34%) Validation
5 3 (10.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) Java
2 20 (68.97%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) C
4 5 (17.24%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
1 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
1 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Oracle
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) ServiceNow
4 4 (13.79%) Fujitsu
4 4 (13.79%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Capita
5 2 (6.90%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Pega