The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 123 81 91
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 18 48 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.73% 2.63% 1.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.03% 11.82% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17 46 24
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,479 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
WebSphere
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
447 406 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.16% 22.28% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 387 324 290
Average salary £39,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.22% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Birmingham

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing WebSphere 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.

1 20 (68.97%) Java
1 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
2 16 (55.17%) Oracle
3 15 (51.72%) JBoss
3 15 (51.72%) Tomcat
4 12 (41.38%) Linux
4 12 (41.38%) Windows
4 12 (41.38%) Finance
5 11 (37.93%) IBM
5 11 (37.93%) SQL
6 10 (34.48%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (34.48%) Unix
7 9 (31.03%) SSL
7 9 (31.03%) Project Management
7 9 (31.03%) Banking
7 9 (31.03%) XML
7 9 (31.03%) High Availability
8 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
8 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (27.59%) Java EE
8 8 (27.59%) Retail Banking
8 8 (27.59%) Time Management
8 8 (27.59%) DB2
8 8 (27.59%) C#
8 8 (27.59%) HTML
8 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
8 8 (27.59%) SOA
8 8 (27.59%) ETL
8 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
8 8 (27.59%) RDBMS

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing WebSphere 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (51.72%) JBoss
1 15 (51.72%) Tomcat
2 10 (34.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.90%) Alfresco
4 2 (6.90%) Apache
4 2 (6.90%) CMS
4 2 (6.90%) Liferay
4 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) SSL
2 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.34%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.90%) MPLS
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) DB2
2 8 (27.59%) RDBMS
2 8 (27.59%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.79%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) Informix
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Banking
3 8 (27.59%) Retail
3 8 (27.59%) Retail Banking
3 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) German Language
4 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Implementation Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Java Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle Technical Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Software Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Software Implementation Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Developer
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Technical Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) Technical Implementation Consultant
2 8 (27.59%) WebSphere Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) XML
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) Java EE
3 3 (10.34%) Middleware
4 2 (6.90%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) SAP XI
4 2 (6.90%) WebCenter
5 1 (3.45%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Unix
3 3 (10.34%) AIX
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) High Availability
1 9 (31.03%) Project Management
2 8 (27.59%) ETL
2 8 (27.59%) SOA
2 8 (27.59%) Time Management
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Content Management
4 2 (6.90%) Open Source
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) Transition Management
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.45%) Operations Management
5 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) C
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CISSP
1 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (3.45%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Oracle
2 11 (37.93%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) FatWire
3 2 (6.90%) OpenText
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Vignette
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22500.00 - £29895.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago