The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 130 123 116
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.086% 0.14% 0.057%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.48% 0.75% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £67,500 £35,000 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+92.85% -43.08%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
WebSphere Application Server
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Application Platforms Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
416 398 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.97% 18.75% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 353 359 305
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in Birmingham

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) DOM
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (33.33%) RUP
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (33.33%) AquaLogic
2 1 (33.33%) PegaRULES
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (33.33%) AquaLogic BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) NetBeans
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JMS
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Struts
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) DOM
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) JavaBeans
2 1 (33.33%) JAXB
2 1 (33.33%) SAX
2 1 (33.33%) JMX
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Process
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) RUP
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Pega