Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 6 months to 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England > North West
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 343 355 314
Rank change year-on-year +12 -41 +34
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 19 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.049% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.93% 0.28% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 23
North West median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £38,250 £35,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £51,500 £72,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% -

WebSphere Application Server 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 the North West with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2,035 2,115 1,949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 16.69% 17.21% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,597 1,784 1,604
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £55,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing WebSphere Application Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in the North West

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in the North West.

Salary trend for WebSphere Application Server in the North West

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in the North West over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere Application Server in the North West

WebSphere Application Server
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Cheshire - 17 £48,000 -
Manchester +9 1 - -
WebSphere Application Server
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 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 North West region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (73.68%) IBM
3 13 (68.42%) Tomcat
3 13 (68.42%) Middleware
4 12 (63.16%) Finance
5 10 (52.63%) JBoss
5 10 (52.63%) Java
5 10 (52.63%) Unix
6 9 (47.37%) Linux
6 9 (47.37%) Apache
6 9 (47.37%) Banking
7 8 (42.11%) BladeLogic
7 8 (42.11%) SSL
7 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
7 8 (42.11%) CA
7 8 (42.11%) CA Wily
8 6 (31.58%) Oracle
9 5 (26.32%) J2EE
9 5 (26.32%) Web Services
9 5 (26.32%) Windows
9 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
9 5 (26.32%) Open Source
9 5 (26.32%) CA Release Automation
10 4 (21.05%) JAX-RS
10 4 (21.05%) DevOps
10 4 (21.05%) Coaching
10 4 (21.05%) SOAP
10 4 (21.05%) JUnit
10 4 (21.05%) Tivoli

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (68.42%) Tomcat
3 10 (52.63%) JBoss
4 9 (47.37%) Apache
5 3 (15.79%) iPlanet
5 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
6 1 (5.26%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) CA Release Automation
2 4 (21.05%) JUnit
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Law
3 4 (21.05%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Middleware Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Middleware Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Architect
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) Middleware
2 5 (26.32%) J2EE
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
3 4 (21.05%) JAX-RPC
3 4 (21.05%) JAX-RS
3 4 (21.05%) JAX-WS
3 4 (21.05%) LDAP
3 4 (21.05%) SOAP
3 4 (21.05%) Spring
4 2 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.26%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Unix
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) AIX
4 3 (15.79%) Solaris
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
2 5 (26.32%) Open Source
3 4 (21.05%) Coaching
3 4 (21.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps
3 4 (21.05%) Information Security
3 4 (21.05%) Wealth Management
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Validation
4 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Presales
6 1 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 22301
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) BladeLogic
1 8 (42.11%) CA Wily
2 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (21.05%) Tivoli
4 2 (10.53%) Netcool
4 2 (10.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) IBM
2 8 (42.11%) CA
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) VMware