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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 188 194 203
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 27 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.51% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.45% 0.60% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 5
Average salary £55,000 £43,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.90% -28.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
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
1102 835 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.63% 17.02% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 922 728 878
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 April 2015. 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
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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
Birmingham - 21 £52,500 - 2
Coventry -11 5 £55,000 +27.90%
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 28 (93.33%) Java
2 28 (93.33%) Oracle
2 28 (93.33%) UNIX
2 28 (93.33%) Linux
3 27 (90.00%) SQL
4 22 (73.33%) SOA
5 21 (70.00%) DB2
6 19 (63.33%) IBM
7 17 (56.67%) Solaris
7 17 (56.67%) Web Services
8 16 (53.33%) HTML
9 12 (40.00%) AIX
9 12 (40.00%) MQSeries
9 12 (40.00%) Finance
10 11 (36.67%) Banking
10 11 (36.67%) ISPF
10 11 (36.67%) CICS
10 11 (36.67%) MVS
10 11 (36.67%) WebSphere MQ
10 11 (36.67%) Tivoli
10 11 (36.67%) JCL
10 11 (36.67%) Mainframe
10 11 (36.67%) Perl
10 11 (36.67%) XML
10 11 (36.67%) Windows
10 11 (36.67%) Business Objects
11 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
11 10 (33.33%) JBoss
11 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (40.00%) MQSeries
3 11 (36.67%) CICS
4 10 (33.33%) JBoss
5 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.33%) SAP Portal
6 1 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP R/3
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 10 (33.33%) SSL
2 7 (23.33%) HTTP
3 5 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (70.00%) DB2
2 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Ant
1 6 (20.00%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Lombardi
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.33%) Log4j
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Banking
3 10 (33.33%) Retail
4 9 (30.00%) Retail Banking
4 9 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Consultant
2 20 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) Web Services
2 16 (53.33%) HTML
3 11 (36.67%) XML
3 11 (36.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (36.67%) ISPF
4 9 (30.00%) Java EE
5 7 (23.33%) J2EE
6 6 (20.00%) CSS
6 6 (20.00%) Servlets
6 6 (20.00%) SOAP
6 6 (20.00%) Struts
6 6 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 6 (20.00%) Spring
6 6 (20.00%) JSON
6 6 (20.00%) jQuery
6 6 (20.00%) REST
6 6 (20.00%) Ajax
7 5 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
7 5 (16.67%) XHTML
7 5 (16.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Mainframe
2 9 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (20.00%) Web 2.0
4 5 (16.67%) W3C
4 5 (16.67%) User Experience
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (93.33%) UNIX
1 28 (93.33%) Linux
2 17 (56.67%) Solaris
3 12 (40.00%) AIX
4 11 (36.67%) Windows
4 11 (36.67%) MVS
5 6 (20.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) SOA
2 9 (30.00%) Time Management
2 9 (30.00%) High Availability
3 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL
4 1 (3.33%) OO
4 1 (3.33%) ETL
4 1 (3.33%) Content Management
4 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) Java
2 27 (90.00%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) JCL
3 11 (36.67%) Perl
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) COBOL
6 1 (3.33%) XPath
6 1 (3.33%) ABAP
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Oracle
2 19 (63.33%) IBM
3 11 (36.67%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Interwoven
4 1 (3.33%) ILOG
4 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.33%) Pega
4 1 (3.33%) Syclo
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