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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 212 200 192
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.037% 0.042%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.094% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £63,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -44.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.42%
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
1060 989 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.44% 18.12% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 893 867 842
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +1 1 £43,000 +22.85%
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) XML
1 10 (100.00%) UML
1 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) JUnit
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) QA
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Mustache
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Ant
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Struts
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) DOM
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) JavaBeans
3 1 (10.00%) JAXB
3 1 (10.00%) SAX
3 1 (10.00%) JMX
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (10.00%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) XPath
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
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