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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 79 95 100
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 49 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.69% 1.00% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.84% 5.75% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 47 18 9
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+10.55% -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
414 313 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.75% 17.43% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 327 284 286
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,250 £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 1 May 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 52 (94.55%) Java
2 36 (65.45%) SOA
3 31 (56.36%) JBoss
4 27 (49.09%) UNIX
5 26 (47.27%) Linux
6 24 (43.64%) Oracle
7 23 (41.82%) DB2
7 23 (41.82%) WebSphere Application Server
7 23 (41.82%) HTML
7 23 (41.82%) SQL
7 23 (41.82%) XML
7 23 (41.82%) Finance
8 18 (32.73%) WebLogic
9 17 (30.91%) IBM
9 17 (30.91%) Telecoms
9 17 (30.91%) Banking
10 16 (29.09%) Mainframe
10 16 (29.09%) AIX
11 15 (27.27%) Windows
11 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
12 14 (25.45%) Web Services
12 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (23.64%) Web Development
13 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
13 13 (23.64%) Ruby
13 13 (23.64%) MVC
13 13 (23.64%) JSON
13 13 (23.64%) JIRA
13 13 (23.64%) Selenium
13 13 (23.64%) jQuery

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 31 (56.36%) JBoss
2 23 (41.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 18 (32.73%) WebLogic
4 12 (21.82%) CICS
4 12 (21.82%) MQSeries
5 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.64%) Apache
7 1 (1.82%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.82%) CMS
7 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.82%) Magento
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 10 (18.18%) SSL
2 4 (7.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.82%) DB2
2 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
3 10 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 10 (18.18%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) JIRA
1 13 (23.64%) Selenium
1 13 (23.64%) Git (software)
1 13 (23.64%) Ant
1 13 (23.64%) JUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Lombardi
General
1 23 (41.82%) Finance
2 17 (30.91%) Telecoms
2 17 (30.91%) Banking
3 9 (16.36%) Retail Banking
3 9 (16.36%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (41.82%) Consultant
2 22 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
3 16 (29.09%) Java Developer
3 16 (29.09%) Developer
4 13 (23.64%) Java Software Engineer
4 13 (23.64%) Software Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 4 (7.27%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.64%) Web Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Support Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Architect
8 1 (1.82%) Applications Consultant
8 1 (1.82%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.82%) Support Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Analyst
8 1 (1.82%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.82%) HTML
1 23 (41.82%) XML
2 14 (25.45%) Web Services
3 13 (23.64%) JSON
3 13 (23.64%) jQuery
3 13 (23.64%) HTML5
3 13 (23.64%) CSS3
3 13 (23.64%) PhoneGap
3 13 (23.64%) AngularJS
3 13 (23.64%) CSS
4 12 (21.82%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (21.82%) ISPF
5 11 (20.00%) Java EE
6 3 (5.45%) J2EE
7 2 (3.64%) Java SE
7 2 (3.64%) Ajax
7 2 (3.64%) GWT
7 2 (3.64%) JPA
8 1 (1.82%) Middleware
8 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Mainframe
2 13 (23.64%) Open Source
3 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 27 (49.09%) UNIX
2 26 (47.27%) Linux
3 16 (29.09%) AIX
4 15 (27.27%) Windows
5 12 (21.82%) MVS
5 12 (21.82%) Solaris
6 1 (1.82%) OS/390
6 1 (1.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (65.45%) SOA
2 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.64%) Web Development
3 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
3 13 (23.64%) MVC
3 13 (23.64%) Mobile Development
3 13 (23.64%) OOP
4 10 (18.18%) High Availability
5 9 (16.36%) Time Management
6 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.73%) Software Delivery
7 4 (7.27%) ITIL
8 3 (5.45%) ETL
8 3 (5.45%) DevOps
8 3 (5.45%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.64%) Validation
9 2 (3.64%) Quantitative Risk Management
9 2 (3.64%) Performance Monitoring
10 1 (1.82%) CRM
10 1 (1.82%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 52 (94.55%) Java
2 23 (41.82%) SQL
3 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 13 (23.64%) Ruby
4 13 (23.64%) Python
4 13 (23.64%) PHP
5 12 (21.82%) JCL
5 12 (21.82%) Perl
6 4 (7.27%) COBOL
7 2 (3.64%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) Degree
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.64%) Control-M
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) Oracle
2 17 (30.91%) IBM
3 12 (21.82%) Business Objects
4 3 (5.45%) i2
5 2 (3.64%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.82%) ILOG
6 1 (1.82%) Pega
6 1 (1.82%) ATG
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago