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

IBM WebSphere
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 225 198
Rank change year-on-year -12 -27 +7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 47 68 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.64% 0.90% 1.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.67% 4.98% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 40 64 56
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% +0.54% +8.24%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £33,250
90th Percentile £69,000 £78,750 £53,750
North West median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.65%

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 1,282 1,366 1,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.37% 18.03% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,067 1,217 986
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,800 £23,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +2.74%

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 February 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 February 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 £47,500 -
WebSphere
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 42 (89.36%) Java
2 27 (57.45%) Web Services
3 26 (55.32%) Oracle
4 25 (53.19%) Tomcat
5 24 (51.06%) SQL
6 20 (42.55%) Linux
7 16 (34.04%) Spring
8 15 (31.91%) C
8 15 (31.91%) JPA
9 14 (29.79%) J2EE
10 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
10 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database
11 12 (25.53%) Hibernate
12 11 (23.40%) Validation
12 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (23.40%) Java SE
12 11 (23.40%) Java EE
12 11 (23.40%) Ajax
12 11 (23.40%) GWT
13 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
13 10 (21.28%) Windows
14 9 (19.15%) XML
14 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
14 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
15 8 (17.02%) Maven
15 8 (17.02%) WebSphere MQ
16 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (14.89%) IBM
16 7 (14.89%) jQuery
17 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 11g

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 25 (53.19%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.64%) Jetty
2 5 (10.64%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (6.38%) Apache
4 3 (6.38%) JBoss
4 3 (6.38%) Mule
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.13%) IIS
6 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (6.38%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) AMQP
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) Oracle Database
2 9 (19.15%) NoSQL
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.51%) GIS
6 3 (6.38%) Couchbase
6 3 (6.38%) DB2
6 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
6 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (2.13%) Redis
7 1 (2.13%) Riak
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.02%) Maven
3 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
3 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.64%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.38%) FitNesse
5 3 (6.38%) Hudson
5 3 (6.38%) Selenium
5 3 (6.38%) Subversion
5 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.26%) HP UFT
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (4.26%) Toad
7 1 (2.13%) JUnit
7 1 (2.13%) MSI
7 1 (2.13%) NuGet
7 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.13%) WiX
General
1 5 (10.64%) Advertising
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Java Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Java Software Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Applications Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Applications Support
4 6 (12.77%) Applications Support Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Linux Support
5 5 (10.64%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Development Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Development Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Java Development Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Software Integration Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) Web Services
2 16 (34.04%) Spring
3 15 (31.91%) JPA
4 14 (29.79%) J2EE
5 12 (25.53%) Hibernate
6 11 (23.40%) Ajax
6 11 (23.40%) GWT
6 11 (23.40%) Java EE
6 11 (23.40%) Java SE
7 9 (19.15%) XML
8 8 (17.02%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (14.89%) jQuery
10 6 (12.77%) Spring MVC
11 5 (10.64%) J2SE
12 4 (8.51%) Castle Windsor
12 4 (8.51%) HTML
12 4 (8.51%) JMS
12 4 (8.51%) JSF
12 4 (8.51%) Node.js
12 4 (8.51%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Linux
2 10 (21.28%) Windows
3 6 (12.77%) Unix
4 5 (10.64%) AIX
4 5 (10.64%) HPUX
4 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Solaris
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (23.40%) Validation
2 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
3 6 (12.77%) MVC
3 6 (12.77%) Scrum
4 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.64%) OOP
4 5 (10.64%) Software Delivery
4 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
4 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.51%) Data Migration
5 4 (8.51%) Image Processing
5 4 (8.51%) Migration
5 4 (8.51%) Process Management
5 4 (8.51%) Quality Management
5 4 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (8.51%) Software Architecture
5 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
5 4 (8.51%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) Java
2 24 (51.06%) SQL
3 15 (31.91%) C
4 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
5 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.38%) Python
5 3 (6.38%) Ruby
6 2 (4.26%) VB
7 1 (2.13%) C#
7 1 (2.13%) Clojure
7 1 (2.13%) Erlang
7 1 (2.13%) F#
7 1 (2.13%) Haskell
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) DV Cleared
1 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Cobbler
1 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.38%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Oracle
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) IBM
4 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
4 5 (10.64%) ServiceNow
5 4 (8.51%) Fujitsu
5 4 (8.51%) HP
6 3 (6.38%) ATG
6 3 (6.38%) hybris
7 2 (4.26%) Capita
8 1 (2.13%) TIBCO