Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 268 249 173
Rank change year-on-year -19 -76 +30
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 26 55 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.36% 0.69% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.27% 3.88% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22 51 107
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -10.00%
10th Percentile £41,625 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £70,500 £67,500 £84,000
North West median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% +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 1,144 1,417 1,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.69% 17.77% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1,217 1,232
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 - 9 £50,000 -
Stockport - 1 £50,000 -
WebSphere
North West

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) Java
3 17 (65.38%) SQL
4 15 (57.69%) Linux
5 13 (50.00%) Oracle
5 13 (50.00%) WebLogic
5 13 (50.00%) Scrum
5 13 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (50.00%) Docker
6 12 (46.15%) DevOps
6 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
6 12 (46.15%) Deployment Automation
6 12 (46.15%) Unix
6 12 (46.15%) JBoss
6 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
7 11 (42.31%) Configuration Management
8 10 (38.46%) ITIL
8 10 (38.46%) Firewall
8 10 (38.46%) Windows
8 10 (38.46%) Kanban
8 10 (38.46%) OWASP
9 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (34.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (34.62%) Aquila
9 9 (34.62%) VMware
9 9 (34.62%) Bitbucket
9 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (34.62%) Packer
10 8 (30.77%) IBM

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 13 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 12 (46.15%) JBoss
3 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.85%) CloudStack
4 1 (3.85%) Jetty
4 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.85%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Maximo
2 1 (3.85%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (11.54%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Couchbase
1 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
1 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
1 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
1 3 (11.54%) Redis
1 3 (11.54%) Riak
2 2 (7.69%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 9 (34.62%) Bitbucket
3 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 2 (7.69%) Selenium
4 1 (3.85%) Appium
4 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
4 1 (3.85%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Maximo Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Developer
4 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) JPA
3 4 (15.38%) Spring
3 4 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (11.54%) .NET
4 3 (11.54%) CSS
4 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
4 3 (11.54%) HTML5
4 3 (11.54%) JMS
4 3 (11.54%) Kafka
4 3 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (11.54%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (11.54%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) Dojo
5 2 (7.69%) EJB
5 2 (7.69%) JSP
5 2 (7.69%) XSLT
6 1 (3.85%) J2EE
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
6 1 (3.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 12 (46.15%) Unix
3 10 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Scrum
3 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (46.15%) Deployment Automation
3 12 (46.15%) DevOps
4 11 (42.31%) Configuration Management
5 10 (38.46%) ITIL
5 10 (38.46%) Kanban
5 10 (38.46%) OWASP
6 9 (34.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 4 (15.38%) TDD
9 3 (11.54%) SDLC
9 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
10 2 (7.69%) High Availability
10 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (7.69%) Release Management
10 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.69%) Jython
4 2 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Java 8
5 1 (3.85%) Perl
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Docker
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Xen
3 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (34.62%) Packer
3 2 (7.69%) Ansible
3 2 (7.69%) Cobbler
3 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
3 2 (7.69%) Puppet
4 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (42.31%) Red Hat
3 9 (34.62%) Aquila
3 9 (34.62%) VMware
4 8 (30.77%) IBM
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.85%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (3.85%) Kony
6 1 (3.85%) Pega
6 1 (3.85%) WooCommerce