The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 52 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 11 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.85% 2.49% 1.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.97% 10.95% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 7
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,850 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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 Coventry region.

Application Platforms Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
138 137 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 23.15% 22.76% 21.58%
Number of salaries quoted 117 89 81
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £27,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £67,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Coventry region.

WebSphere Salary Trend in Coventry

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in Coventry

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (66.67%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) XML
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) HTML
4 11 (45.83%) CSS
4 11 (45.83%) UML
4 11 (45.83%) Tomcat
5 9 (37.50%) JUnit
5 9 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (37.50%) QA
6 8 (33.33%) IBM
6 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 8 (33.33%) hybris
7 6 (25.00%) Retail
8 5 (20.83%) CRM
8 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
8 5 (20.83%) Rational Rose
8 5 (20.83%) Business Process Mapping
9 4 (16.67%) Struts
9 4 (16.67%) J2EE
10 3 (12.50%) SOAP
10 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 3 (12.50%) HTTP
10 3 (12.50%) Middleware
10 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 3 (12.50%) ATG
11 2 (8.33%) Venda
11 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (8.33%) Demandware
11 2 (8.33%) Change Management

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 11 (45.83%) Tomcat
2 9 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) JUnit
2 5 (20.83%) Rational Rose
3 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 6 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Developer
1 14 (58.33%) Java Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Programmer
3 2 (8.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Trainee Programmer
3 2 (8.33%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) XML
2 11 (45.83%) HTML
2 11 (45.83%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) Struts
3 4 (16.67%) J2EE
4 3 (12.50%) SOAP
4 3 (12.50%) Middleware
5 2 (8.33%) Spring
5 2 (8.33%) iBATIS
5 2 (8.33%) Struts2
5 2 (8.33%) XSLT
5 2 (8.33%) Swing
5 2 (8.33%) JMS
5 2 (8.33%) AWT
5 2 (8.33%) Servlets
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) UML
2 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.83%) CRM
3 5 (20.83%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) VB
3 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (8.33%) PHP5
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
3 2 (8.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) IBM
1 8 (33.33%) hybris
2 3 (12.50%) ATG
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) BT
3 2 (8.33%) Intershop
3 2 (8.33%) Actinic
3 2 (8.33%) Venda
3 2 (8.33%) Demandware
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) webMethods