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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 80 108 101
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 48 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.64% 0.54% 0.78%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.37% 2.79% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 46 8 8
Average salary £52,500 £41,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.74% -44.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
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
422 358 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.24% 19.25% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 323 326 296
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 2 June 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 66 (95.65%) Java
2 48 (69.57%) SOA
3 39 (56.52%) JBoss
4 37 (53.62%) Linux
5 36 (52.17%) UNIX
6 34 (49.28%) Oracle
7 32 (46.38%) DB2
7 32 (46.38%) WebSphere Application Server
7 32 (46.38%) SQL
8 31 (44.93%) HTML
8 31 (44.93%) XML
9 26 (37.68%) Finance
10 24 (34.78%) Banking
11 22 (31.88%) Telecoms
11 22 (31.88%) Windows
12 21 (30.43%) WebLogic
12 21 (30.43%) IBM
13 20 (28.99%) Mainframe
13 20 (28.99%) AIX
14 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
14 18 (26.09%) Perl
14 18 (26.09%) Web Services
15 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (23.19%) Ruby
16 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
16 16 (23.19%) Retail
16 16 (23.19%) MVC
16 16 (23.19%) ISPF
16 16 (23.19%) Retail Banking
16 16 (23.19%) Web Development

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 39 (56.52%) JBoss
2 32 (46.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 21 (30.43%) WebLogic
4 16 (23.19%) CICS
4 16 (23.19%) MQSeries
5 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (1.45%) CMS
6 1 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.45%) Magento
1 1 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.74%) TCP/IP
1 15 (21.74%) SSL
2 4 (5.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (46.38%) DB2
2 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 15 (21.74%) Relational Database
3 15 (21.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) JIRA
1 16 (23.19%) Selenium
1 16 (23.19%) Git (software)
1 16 (23.19%) Ant
1 16 (23.19%) JUnit
2 2 (2.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.90%) Hudson
2 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.45%) Lombardi
3 1 (1.45%) Synon
General
1 26 (37.68%) Finance
2 24 (34.78%) Banking
3 22 (31.88%) Telecoms
4 16 (23.19%) Retail
4 16 (23.19%) Retail Banking
5 4 (5.80%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.45%) Electronics
6 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (46.38%) Consultant
2 26 (37.68%) Technical Consultant
3 20 (28.99%) Developer
3 20 (28.99%) Java Developer
4 16 (23.19%) Java Software Engineer
4 16 (23.19%) Software Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.25%) Implementation Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Applications Support
7 4 (5.80%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Software Delivery Project Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Java Software Developer
8 2 (2.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.45%) J2EE Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.45%) RPG Programmer
9 1 (1.45%) RPG Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.93%) HTML
1 31 (44.93%) XML
2 18 (26.09%) Web Services
3 16 (23.19%) ISPF
3 16 (23.19%) Java EE
3 16 (23.19%) JSON
3 16 (23.19%) jQuery
3 16 (23.19%) HTML5
3 16 (23.19%) CSS3
3 16 (23.19%) PhoneGap
3 16 (23.19%) AngularJS
3 16 (23.19%) WebSphere MQ
3 16 (23.19%) CSS
4 3 (4.35%) J2EE
5 2 (2.90%) Java SE
5 2 (2.90%) GWT
5 2 (2.90%) JPA
5 2 (2.90%) Ajax
6 1 (1.45%) Synon Analyst Programmer
6 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.99%) Mainframe
2 14 (20.29%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.45%) iSeries
3 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (53.62%) Linux
2 36 (52.17%) UNIX
3 22 (31.88%) Windows
4 20 (28.99%) AIX
5 16 (23.19%) MVS
5 16 (23.19%) Solaris
6 1 (1.45%) OS/390
6 1 (1.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (69.57%) SOA
2 17 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
3 16 (23.19%) MVC
3 16 (23.19%) Web Development
3 16 (23.19%) Open Source
3 16 (23.19%) OOP
3 16 (23.19%) Mobile Development
4 15 (21.74%) High Availability
5 14 (20.29%) Time Management
6 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (10.14%) Software Delivery
7 5 (7.25%) DevOps
8 4 (5.80%) Wealth Management
8 4 (5.80%) ITIL
9 3 (4.35%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.35%) ETL
10 2 (2.90%) Validation
10 2 (2.90%) Quantitative Risk Management
10 2 (2.90%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 66 (95.65%) Java
2 32 (46.38%) SQL
3 18 (26.09%) Perl
4 16 (23.19%) Ruby
4 16 (23.19%) JCL
4 16 (23.19%) PHP
4 16 (23.19%) JavaScript
4 16 (23.19%) Python
5 8 (11.59%) COBOL
6 2 (2.90%) C
7 1 (1.45%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (23.19%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.90%) Control-M
2 2 (2.90%) Puppet
2 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (49.28%) Oracle
2 21 (30.43%) IBM
3 16 (23.19%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.35%) i2
5 2 (2.90%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.45%) ATG
6 1 (1.45%) Pega
6 1 (1.45%) SAP
6 1 (1.45%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.45%) ILOG
6 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
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