The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 127 125 134
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 14 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.62% 0.26% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.00% 1.40% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 13
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
350 356 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.51% 18.66% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 281 285 370
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 30 (90.91%) JBoss
2 27 (81.82%) Java
3 26 (78.79%) Oracle
4 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
4 25 (75.76%) SQL
4 25 (75.76%) Finance
4 25 (75.76%) Banking
5 24 (72.73%) Windows
6 21 (63.64%) DB2
6 21 (63.64%) XML
7 20 (60.61%) HTML
7 20 (60.61%) Linux
7 20 (60.61%) SOA
8 19 (57.58%) Unix
8 19 (57.58%) Java EE
9 18 (54.55%) Time Management
10 17 (51.52%) WebLogic
10 17 (51.52%) Telecoms
11 16 (48.48%) TCP/IP
11 16 (48.48%) High Availability
11 16 (48.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 15 (45.45%) Relational Database
12 15 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
12 15 (45.45%) SSL
13 14 (42.42%) RDBMS
13 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
13 14 (42.42%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (42.42%) Retail
13 14 (42.42%) Retail Banking
14 11 (33.33%) Tomcat

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (90.91%) JBoss
2 17 (51.52%) WebLogic
3 16 (48.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (45.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (33.33%) Tomcat
6 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (15.15%) IIS
6 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
6 5 (15.15%) Skype for Business
6 5 (15.15%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) TCP/IP
2 15 (45.45%) SSL
3 6 (18.18%) LAN
3 6 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
2 21 (63.64%) DB2
3 15 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 14 (42.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Log4j
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 25 (75.76%) Banking
1 25 (75.76%) Finance
2 17 (51.52%) Telecoms
3 14 (42.42%) Retail
3 14 (42.42%) Retail Banking
4 5 (15.15%) Financial Institution
4 5 (15.15%) French Language
4 5 (15.15%) German Language
4 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking
5 4 (12.12%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Consultant
2 22 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
3 13 (39.39%) Java Consultant
4 10 (30.30%) Software Consultant
5 9 (27.27%) SOA Consultant
5 9 (27.27%) SOA Technical Consultant
6 8 (24.24%) WebSphere Consultant
7 6 (18.18%) Unix Consultant
8 5 (15.15%) IT Engineer
8 5 (15.15%) IT Support
8 5 (15.15%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
9 4 (12.12%) Implementation Consultant
9 4 (12.12%) J2EE Consultant
9 4 (12.12%) Software Implementation Consultant
9 4 (12.12%) Technical Implementation Consultant
10 3 (9.09%) Linux Consultant
10 3 (9.09%) Oracle Consultant
10 3 (9.09%) Oracle Technical Consultant
11 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (63.64%) XML
2 20 (60.61%) HTML
3 19 (57.58%) Java EE
4 6 (18.18%) J2EE
4 6 (18.18%) JMS
4 6 (18.18%) Web Services
5 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 5 (15.15%) JSP
6 1 (3.03%) Apache OpenJPA
6 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.03%) JAXB
6 1 (3.03%) JAX-RPC
6 1 (3.03%) JAX-WS
6 1 (3.03%) JPA
6 1 (3.03%) RESTful
6 1 (3.03%) SOAP
6 1 (3.03%) Spring
6 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.03%) Spring Web Flow
6 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Linux
3 19 (57.58%) Unix
4 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) SOA
2 18 (54.55%) Time Management
3 16 (48.48%) High Availability
4 5 (15.15%) Asset Management
4 5 (15.15%) Business Transformation
4 5 (15.15%) Target Operating Model
4 5 (15.15%) TDD
4 5 (15.15%) Validation
4 5 (15.15%) Wealth Management
4 5 (15.15%) Web Development
4 5 (15.15%) Workflow
5 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.03%) BCP
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) MVC
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) Java
2 25 (75.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) MCSA
1 4 (12.12%) MCSE
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) IBM
3 5 (15.15%) Cisco
3 5 (15.15%) Citrix
3 5 (15.15%) Cognizant
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Misys
4 4 (12.12%) Sybase
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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