Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England > North West
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 356 368 318
Rank change year-on-year +12 -50 +19
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 4 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.041% 0.030% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.17% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 21
North West median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.59% -5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £56,800 £47,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +9.09% -

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 1,852 2,390 1,976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.27% 18.14% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,487 1,985 1,646
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,250 £24,000 £23,875
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,400 £58,750
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 16 August 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 16 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
Cheshire - 4 £39,750 -
Manchester +16 1 £55,000 +29.41%
WebSphere Application Server
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) COBOL
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (40.00%) JCL
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Log4j
4 2 (40.00%) Log4Net
4 2 (40.00%) Jython
4 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (40.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server

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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
1 2 (40.00%) MQTT
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Log4j
1 2 (40.00%) Log4Net
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (40.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (20.00%) CA Release Automation
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) MVVM
1 2 (40.00%) Server Management
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) COBOL
2 2 (40.00%) JCL
2 2 (40.00%) Jython
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (20.00%) CA Wily
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) Kony
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle