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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 116 114 80
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -34
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 12 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.58% 0.61% 2.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.10% 2.79% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 24
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
387 394 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.71% 21.78% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 342 355 232
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
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 10 February 2016.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Birmingham

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 16 (61.54%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) IBM
3 12 (46.15%) Oracle
4 10 (38.46%) HTML
5 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
6 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
6 8 (30.77%) JBoss
6 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
7 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
8 6 (23.08%) Finance
8 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) Linux
8 6 (23.08%) XML
9 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (19.23%) Web Services
9 5 (19.23%) Windows
9 5 (19.23%) J2EE
9 5 (19.23%) SOA
9 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (19.23%) Retail
9 5 (19.23%) Degree
9 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
10 4 (15.38%) jQuery
10 4 (15.38%) Ext JS
10 4 (15.38%) Open Source
10 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (15.38%) SAP XI
10 4 (15.38%) BEA
10 4 (15.38%) Middleware
10 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 8 (30.77%) JBoss
1 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
1 8 (30.77%) WebLogic
2 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (7.69%) Alfresco
3 2 (7.69%) CMS
3 2 (7.69%) Liferay
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SSL
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) DB2
2 3 (11.54%) RDBMS
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Selenium
2 2 (7.69%) Ant
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Retail Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) Software Consultant
3 7 (26.92%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Java Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 4 (15.38%) SAP Developer
5 4 (15.38%) SAP PI Developer
5 4 (15.38%) SAP XI Developer
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Java Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) XML
3 5 (19.23%) J2EE
3 5 (19.23%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) Ext JS
4 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 4 (15.38%) JSP
4 4 (15.38%) Middleware
4 4 (15.38%) SAP XI
5 3 (11.54%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (11.54%) Java EE
6 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 2 (7.69%) CSS3
6 2 (7.69%) HTML5
6 2 (7.69%) JSON
6 2 (7.69%) PhoneGap
6 2 (7.69%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) DataPower
2 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Unix
4 3 (11.54%) AIX
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (19.23%) SOA
2 4 (15.38%) Open Source
2 4 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
3 3 (11.54%) ETL
3 3 (11.54%) High Availability
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Time Management
4 2 (7.69%) Content Management
4 2 (7.69%) Logistics
4 2 (7.69%) MVC
4 2 (7.69%) OOP
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 2 (7.69%) SDLC
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Transition Management
4 2 (7.69%) Validation
4 2 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 2 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) C
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) CISSP
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) IBM
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) BEA
3 4 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) FatWire
4 2 (7.69%) OpenText
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.69%) Vignette
4 2 (7.69%) VMware