The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England / North West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 136 171
Rank change year-on-year -95 +35  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 47 104 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.69% 1.85% 1.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.63% 10.97% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 34 95 44
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% -1.00%  

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next 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.

Application Platform Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1295 948 1243
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 18.95% 16.85% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 793 969
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing WebSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in the North West

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in the North West

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in the North West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in the North West

WebSphere
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -68 26 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cheshire -26 18 £50,000 +33.33% 1
WebSphere
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 74 (87.06%) Java
2 61 (71.76%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (49.41%) JavaScript
3 42 (49.41%) J2EE
4 41 (48.24%) Oracle
5 40 (47.06%) WebLogic
6 36 (42.35%) SQL
7 31 (36.47%) JSP
8 30 (35.29%) Banking
9 29 (34.12%) JBoss
10 28 (32.94%) Linux
10 28 (32.94%) XML
11 27 (31.76%) SDLC
12 25 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (28.24%) Servlets
13 24 (28.24%) Tomcat
13 24 (28.24%) Hibernate
14 22 (25.88%) Finance
15 21 (24.71%) JMS
15 21 (24.71%) Web Services
16 20 (23.53%) EJB
16 20 (23.53%) Spring
16 20 (23.53%) Waterfall
17 19 (22.35%) TDD
17 19 (22.35%) Unix
18 17 (20.00%) WSDL
18 17 (20.00%) XSD
18 17 (20.00%) Mainframe
18 17 (20.00%) Unit Testing
19 15 (17.65%) Scrum

WebSphere
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 40 (47.06%) WebLogic
2 29 (34.12%) JBoss
3 24 (28.24%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (4.71%) CICS
5 4 (4.71%) GlassFish
5 4 (4.71%) Jetty
5 4 (4.71%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.53%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.53%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.53%) CMS
6 3 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.53%) NetWeaver
7 2 (2.35%) Apache
7 2 (2.35%) IIS
7 2 (2.35%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.18%) CloudStack
8 1 (1.18%) Mongrel
8 1 (1.18%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.71%) PaaS
4 1 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.18%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (1.18%) Heroku
4 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) Firewall
2 3 (3.53%) SAN
2 3 (3.53%) SSH
2 3 (3.53%) VLAN
3 2 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.35%) HTTP
3 2 (2.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) DB2
2 9 (10.59%) Big Data
3 8 (9.41%) RDBMS
3 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.24%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.71%) Hazelcast
5 4 (4.71%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.71%) MySQL
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.53%) Couchbase
6 3 (3.53%) Endeca
6 3 (3.53%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.53%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.53%) Redis
6 3 (3.53%) Riak
6 3 (3.53%) SAP BW
6 3 (3.53%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (16.47%) Maven
2 11 (12.94%) ClearCase
2 11 (12.94%) Subversion
3 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.24%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.24%) JIRA
4 5 (5.88%) Bitbucket
5 4 (4.71%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.71%) Gradle
6 2 (2.35%) Ant
6 2 (2.35%) FogBugz
6 2 (2.35%) JUnit
6 2 (2.35%) Redmine
6 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.18%) GoCD
7 1 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.18%) Travis CI
General
1 30 (35.29%) Banking
2 22 (25.88%) Finance
3 11 (12.94%) Retail
4 7 (8.24%) Corporate Banking
5 6 (7.06%) Law
6 5 (5.88%) Investment Banking
7 4 (4.71%) Retail Banking
8 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
8 3 (3.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (56.47%) Developer
2 44 (51.76%) Java Developer
3 15 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 14 (16.47%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (11.76%) Analyst
6 9 (10.59%) Angular Developer
7 8 (9.41%) Consultant
7 8 (9.41%) Software Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Java Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Node.js Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.71%) Applications Support
10 4 (4.71%) Financial Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (49.41%) J2EE
2 31 (36.47%) JSP
3 28 (32.94%) XML
4 24 (28.24%) Hibernate
4 24 (28.24%) Servlets
5 21 (24.71%) JMS
5 21 (24.71%) Web Services
6 20 (23.53%) EJB
6 20 (23.53%) Spring
7 17 (20.00%) WSDL
7 17 (20.00%) XSD
8 14 (16.47%) AngularJS
9 12 (14.12%) HTML
10 11 (12.94%) RESTful
10 11 (12.94%) Struts
11 10 (11.76%) Node.js
12 9 (10.59%) JSON
12 9 (10.59%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (9.41%) CSS
13 8 (9.41%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 14 (16.47%) iPad
3 9 (10.59%) PMI
4 7 (8.24%) Virtual Team
5 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.53%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.53%) PKI
7 2 (2.35%) Derivative
7 2 (2.35%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.35%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.18%) AS400
8 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.94%) Linux
2 19 (22.35%) Unix
3 13 (15.29%) Windows
4 7 (8.24%) Android
5 5 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.71%) AIX
7 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.53%) CentOS
7 3 (3.53%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (71.76%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (31.76%) SDLC
3 25 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (23.53%) Waterfall
5 19 (22.35%) TDD
6 17 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 15 (17.65%) Scrum
8 13 (15.29%) BDD
8 13 (15.29%) Multithreading
8 13 (15.29%) OO
8 13 (15.29%) Service Management
9 12 (14.12%) RUP
9 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
10 11 (12.94%) Analytics
11 10 (11.76%) Project Management
11 10 (11.76%) Test Automation
12 9 (10.59%) Agile Project Management
12 9 (10.59%) CMMI
12 9 (10.59%) Machine Learning
12 9 (10.59%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 74 (87.06%) Java
2 42 (49.41%) JavaScript
3 36 (42.35%) SQL
4 12 (14.12%) Python
5 9 (10.59%) Groovy
6 8 (9.41%) Perl
7 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.88%) C++
8 4 (4.71%) Assembly Language
8 4 (4.71%) C
8 4 (4.71%) COBOL
8 4 (4.71%) Go
8 4 (4.71%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.71%) Scala
9 2 (2.35%) Jython
10 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.18%) RPG
10 1 (1.18%) RPG IV
10 1 (1.18%) Ruby
10 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (10.59%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.53%) Degree
3 2 (2.35%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 10 (11.76%) Docker
2 9 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.53%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.35%) vSphere
5 1 (1.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (14.12%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.06%) Packer
3 4 (4.71%) Ansible
3 4 (4.71%) CA Wily
3 4 (4.71%) Control-M
3 4 (4.71%) Puppet
4 3 (3.53%) BladeLogic
4 3 (3.53%) Kibana
4 3 (3.53%) logstash
4 3 (3.53%) Salt
5 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.18%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.18%) Ganglia
6 1 (1.18%) Terraform
6 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (48.24%) Oracle
2 13 (15.29%) VMware
3 11 (12.94%) Chordiant
3 11 (12.94%) IBM
4 9 (10.59%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.88%) Aquila
6 4 (4.71%) CA
6 4 (4.71%) SAP
6 4 (4.71%) Teradata
7 3 (3.53%) BMC
7 3 (3.53%) Cisco
7 3 (3.53%) EMC
7 3 (3.53%) FatWire
7 3 (3.53%) hybris
8 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.35%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.35%) Sun
8 2 (2.35%) Sybase
9 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
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