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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 114 122 119
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 20 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.99% 0.052% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.60% 0.26% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
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
435 391 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.47% 20.44% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 347 360 339
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,500 £55,000
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 1 July 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) Java
1 34 (100.00%) Oracle
1 34 (100.00%) SOA
1 34 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 33 (97.06%) Linux
2 33 (97.06%) SQL
2 33 (97.06%) DB2
2 33 (97.06%) UNIX
3 19 (55.88%) Banking
4 18 (52.94%) Retail
4 18 (52.94%) Retail Banking
4 18 (52.94%) IBM
5 17 (50.00%) CICS
5 17 (50.00%) MVS
5 17 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 17 (50.00%) Tivoli
5 17 (50.00%) MQSeries
5 17 (50.00%) AIX
5 17 (50.00%) Solaris
5 17 (50.00%) Business Objects
5 17 (50.00%) Web Services
5 17 (50.00%) Perl
5 17 (50.00%) ISPF
5 17 (50.00%) Finance
5 17 (50.00%) JCL
5 17 (50.00%) Mainframe
6 16 (47.06%) SSL
6 16 (47.06%) HTML
6 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
6 16 (47.06%) XML

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 17 (50.00%) CICS
3 16 (47.06%) JBoss
4 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 15 (44.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) TCP/IP
1 16 (47.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (97.06%) DB2
2 16 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 15 (44.12%) RDBMS
3 15 (44.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Lombardi
General
1 19 (55.88%) Banking
2 18 (52.94%) Retail
2 18 (52.94%) Retail Banking
3 17 (50.00%) Finance
4 15 (44.12%) Telecoms
5 6 (17.65%) Private Banking
6 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (97.06%) Consultant
2 26 (76.47%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (17.65%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) Web Services
1 17 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 17 (50.00%) ISPF
2 16 (47.06%) XML
2 16 (47.06%) HTML
3 15 (44.12%) Java EE
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.94%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 15 (44.12%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 33 (97.06%) UNIX
1 33 (97.06%) Linux
2 17 (50.00%) MVS
2 17 (50.00%) AIX
2 17 (50.00%) Solaris
3 16 (47.06%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) OS/390
4 1 (2.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) SOA
2 15 (44.12%) Time Management
2 15 (44.12%) High Availability
3 6 (17.65%) Wealth Management
4 1 (2.94%) ETL
4 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (97.06%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) JCL
3 17 (50.00%) Perl
4 9 (26.47%) COBOL
Systems Management
1 17 (50.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Oracle
2 18 (52.94%) IBM
3 17 (50.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.94%) ILOG
4 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.94%) Pega