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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 88 109 125
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +16
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 44 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.17% 0.80% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.58% 3.76% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44 9 7
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £66,000
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
416 425 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.51% 21.35% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 347 383 361
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £59,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 July 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 87 (94.57%) Java
2 52 (56.52%) SOA
3 47 (51.09%) HTML
4 46 (50.00%) Oracle
5 45 (48.91%) JBoss
6 40 (43.48%) Linux
7 38 (41.30%) UNIX
8 37 (40.22%) XML
9 35 (38.04%) WebLogic
10 34 (36.96%) SQL
11 33 (35.87%) WebSphere Application Server
11 33 (35.87%) DB2
12 31 (33.70%) JavaScript
13 30 (32.61%) IBM
14 28 (30.43%) Finance
15 27 (29.35%) Banking
15 27 (29.35%) Web Services
16 25 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (27.17%) Telecoms
16 25 (27.17%) jQuery
17 24 (26.09%) Windows
18 23 (25.00%) CSS
19 21 (22.83%) AIX
19 21 (22.83%) Mainframe
19 21 (22.83%) JSON
19 21 (22.83%) Selenium
19 21 (22.83%) AngularJS
20 20 (21.74%) Perl
20 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
21 19 (20.65%) Ant

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 45 (48.91%) JBoss
2 35 (38.04%) WebLogic
3 33 (35.87%) WebSphere Application Server
4 17 (18.48%) MQSeries
4 17 (18.48%) CICS
5 8 (8.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.09%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (16.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.09%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) TCP/IP
1 16 (17.39%) SSL
2 4 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (35.87%) DB2
2 20 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 17 (18.48%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (16.30%) Relational Database
4 15 (16.30%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (22.83%) Selenium
2 19 (20.65%) JIRA
2 19 (20.65%) Ant
2 19 (20.65%) JUnit
2 19 (20.65%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.61%) Synon
4 3 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.26%) Hudson
4 3 (3.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.17%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 28 (30.43%) Finance
2 27 (29.35%) Banking
3 25 (27.17%) Telecoms
4 19 (20.65%) Retail
5 18 (19.57%) Retail Banking
6 6 (6.52%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Marketing
7 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 43 (46.74%) Consultant
2 35 (38.04%) Technical Consultant
3 27 (29.35%) Java Developer
3 27 (29.35%) Developer
4 19 (20.65%) Software Engineer
4 19 (20.65%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.70%) Java Consultant
6 6 (6.52%) Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Implementation Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Analyst Programmer
7 5 (5.43%) Programmer
7 5 (5.43%) RPG Programmer
7 5 (5.43%) RPG Analyst Programmer
8 4 (4.35%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Software Delivery Project Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Applications Support
9 3 (3.26%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (2.17%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (51.09%) HTML
2 37 (40.22%) XML
3 27 (29.35%) Web Services
4 25 (27.17%) jQuery
5 23 (25.00%) CSS
6 21 (22.83%) JSON
6 21 (22.83%) AngularJS
7 19 (20.65%) HTML5
7 19 (20.65%) CSS3
7 19 (20.65%) PhoneGap
8 17 (18.48%) Java EE
8 17 (18.48%) ISPF
8 17 (18.48%) WebSphere MQ
9 12 (13.04%) J2EE
10 8 (8.70%) JSP
10 8 (8.70%) Middleware
10 8 (8.70%) Ext JS
11 5 (5.43%) Synon Analyst Programmer
12 2 (2.17%) GWT
12 2 (2.17%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) Mainframe
2 15 (16.30%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (10.87%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.43%) iSeries
5 2 (2.17%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.09%) DTV
6 1 (1.09%) DataPower
6 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 40 (43.48%) Linux
2 38 (41.30%) UNIX
3 24 (26.09%) Windows
4 21 (22.83%) AIX
5 17 (18.48%) Solaris
5 17 (18.48%) MVS
6 1 (1.09%) OS/390
6 1 (1.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (56.52%) SOA
2 25 (27.17%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.65%) Software Engineering
3 19 (20.65%) MVC
3 19 (20.65%) OOP
3 19 (20.65%) Web Development
3 19 (20.65%) Open Source
3 19 (20.65%) Mobile Development
4 16 (17.39%) High Availability
5 15 (16.30%) Software Delivery
5 15 (16.30%) Time Management
6 8 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.52%) Wealth Management
8 6 (6.52%) DevOps
9 4 (4.35%) ITIL
10 3 (3.26%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.26%) Validation
11 2 (2.17%) Scrum
11 2 (2.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (94.57%) Java
2 34 (36.96%) SQL
3 31 (33.70%) JavaScript
4 20 (21.74%) Perl
5 19 (20.65%) PHP
5 19 (20.65%) Python
5 19 (20.65%) Ruby
6 17 (18.48%) JCL
7 9 (9.78%) COBOL
8 7 (7.61%) RPG
9 2 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (11.96%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (18.48%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.26%) Puppet
2 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (50.00%) Oracle
2 30 (32.61%) IBM
3 8 (8.70%) BEA
4 5 (5.43%) JD Edwards
5 3 (3.26%) i2
6 2 (2.17%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.09%) ATG
7 1 (1.09%) SAP
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