The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 57 55 73
Rank change year-on-year -2 +18  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 3 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.66% 2.54% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.35% 12.80% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 7
Median salary - £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 69 125 144
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 15.07% 19.81% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 53 107 103
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £33,600 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £42,700 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Sheffield

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) JBoss
1 16 (100.00%) Unix
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Python
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 15 (93.75%) DevOps
3 13 (81.25%) Java
3 13 (81.25%) Perl
3 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
4 12 (75.00%) VMware
4 12 (75.00%) Maven
4 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 12 (75.00%) PL/SQL
4 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (75.00%) Ant
4 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (75.00%) BeanShell
5 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
6 9 (56.25%) Subversion
6 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
7 7 (43.75%) Solaris
8 6 (37.50%) Fintech
8 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
8 6 (37.50%) Oracle Forms

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 16 (100.00%) JBoss
1 16 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (18.75%) CloudStack
3 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Ant
1 12 (75.00%) Maven
2 9 (56.25%) Subversion
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
5 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Build and Configuration Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Build Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
6 1 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) .NET
2 12 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
3 6 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Unix
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Solaris
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Auto-Scaling
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (18.75%) DSDM
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) OWASP
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) RUP
2 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Python
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 13 (81.25%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) Perl
2 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
3 12 (75.00%) BeanShell
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (75.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (62.50%) Shell Script
5 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
6 6 (37.50%) C
6 6 (37.50%) COBOL
7 5 (31.25%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) Ruby
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 3 (18.75%) Xen
3 3 (18.75%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) Ansible
2 3 (18.75%) Cobbler
2 3 (18.75%) Terraform
2 3 (18.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) EnterpriseDB
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) IBM