The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank - 187 -
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.27% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
WebSphere Application Server
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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1035 876 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.33% 18.05% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 935 727 830
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebSphere Application Server Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Struts
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic
2 1 (50.00%) PegaRULES
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic
2 1 (50.00%) PegaRULES
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Struts
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) RUP
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Pega