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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 126 123 100
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.11% 0.53%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.31% 0.52% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +4.65%
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
381 388 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.73% 21.39% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 338 349 231
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 9 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) SSL

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) DB2
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (60.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Technical Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Software Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Implementation Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) Java EE
1 3 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) High Availability
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) VMware