The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 24 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.67% - 0.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% - 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £38,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -4.25%
WebSphere
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
20 18 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.67% 9.52% 19.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 25
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Adabas
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) NATURAL
2 1 (33.33%) JCL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Adabas
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL Programmer
1 1 (33.33%) Release Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) JSTL
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Process Management
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) NATURAL
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (33.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SAP