The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 176 164 170
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 52 49 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.90% 0.91% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.10% 4.46% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 52 40 31
Average salary £53,750 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,500 £74,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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 West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1019 1098 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.63% 20.40% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 835 937 860
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

WebSphere
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 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 +18 48 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Coventry -20 4 £67,500 +31.70%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 106 (86.89%) Java
2 63 (51.64%) HTML
2 63 (51.64%) Oracle
3 55 (45.08%) IBM
4 51 (41.80%) SOA
5 47 (38.52%) Linux
6 46 (37.70%) JBoss
6 46 (37.70%) UNIX
7 42 (34.43%) Web Services
7 42 (34.43%) SQL
8 41 (33.61%) WebSphere Application Server
9 40 (32.79%) JavaScript
10 39 (31.97%) jQuery
11 38 (31.15%) WebLogic
11 38 (31.15%) XML
12 36 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (28.69%) Retail
13 35 (28.69%) JSON
14 33 (27.05%) DB2
15 31 (25.41%) CSS
16 30 (24.59%) Finance
17 28 (22.95%) Banking
17 28 (22.95%) J2EE
18 26 (21.31%) Telecoms
19 25 (20.49%) Ant
20 24 (19.67%) Windows
20 24 (19.67%) Solaris
20 24 (19.67%) E-Commerce
21 21 (17.21%) AIX
21 21 (17.21%) SQL Server

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 46 (37.70%) JBoss
2 41 (33.61%) WebSphere Application Server
3 38 (31.15%) WebLogic
4 18 (14.75%) MQSeries
5 17 (13.93%) CICS
5 17 (13.93%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.82%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.82%) CMS
6 1 (0.82%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 15 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.82%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.11%) TCP/IP
1 16 (13.11%) SSL
2 12 (9.84%) HTTP
3 6 (4.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.05%) DB2
2 21 (17.21%) SQL Server
3 17 (13.93%) BusinessObjects
4 16 (13.11%) Relational Database
4 16 (13.11%) RDBMS
5 14 (11.48%) MySQL
6 2 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (20.49%) Ant
2 21 (17.21%) Selenium
3 19 (15.57%) JUnit
4 18 (14.75%) JIRA
4 18 (14.75%) Git (software)
5 8 (6.56%) Synon
6 7 (5.74%) Maven
7 3 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.46%) Hudson
7 3 (2.46%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.46%) HP UFT
7 3 (2.46%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.82%) ProC
8 1 (0.82%) Log4j
8 1 (0.82%) Subversion
General
1 35 (28.69%) Retail
2 30 (24.59%) Finance
3 28 (22.95%) Banking
4 26 (21.31%) Telecoms
5 18 (14.75%) Retail Banking
6 7 (5.74%) Law
7 6 (4.92%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.82%) Marketing
8 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.82%) Games
8 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (38.52%) Consultant
2 43 (35.25%) Developer
3 37 (30.33%) Java Developer
4 36 (29.51%) Technical Consultant
5 18 (14.75%) Software Engineer
5 18 (14.75%) Java Software Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Project Manager
7 11 (9.02%) Analyst
8 9 (7.38%) Java Consultant
9 6 (4.92%) Implementation Consultant
9 6 (4.92%) RPG Programmer
9 6 (4.92%) RPG Analyst Programmer
9 6 (4.92%) Analyst Programmer
9 6 (4.92%) Programmer
10 5 (4.10%) Applications Support
11 4 (3.28%) Senior Manager
11 4 (3.28%) Senior Project Manager
11 4 (3.28%) Telecoms Project Manager
11 4 (3.28%) Software Delivery Project Manager
12 3 (2.46%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (51.64%) HTML
2 42 (34.43%) Web Services
3 39 (31.97%) jQuery
4 38 (31.15%) XML
5 35 (28.69%) JSON
6 31 (25.41%) CSS
7 28 (22.95%) J2EE
8 21 (17.21%) AngularJS
9 18 (14.75%) CSS3
9 18 (14.75%) PhoneGap
9 18 (14.75%) HTML5
10 17 (13.93%) Java EE
10 17 (13.93%) ISPF
10 17 (13.93%) WebSphere MQ
11 15 (12.30%) JSP
12 14 (11.48%) Servlets
12 14 (11.48%) Hibernate
12 14 (11.48%) Spring
12 14 (11.48%) Struts
13 9 (7.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.21%) Mainframe
2 15 (12.30%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (10.66%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.74%) Web 2.0
5 6 (4.92%) W3C
5 6 (4.92%) User Experience
5 6 (4.92%) iSeries
6 3 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.46%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.46%) EPoS
7 2 (1.64%) DataPower
8 1 (0.82%) DTV
8 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 47 (38.52%) Linux
2 46 (37.70%) UNIX
3 24 (19.67%) Windows
3 24 (19.67%) Solaris
4 21 (17.21%) AIX
5 17 (13.93%) MVS
6 7 (5.74%) HPUX
7 1 (0.82%) OS/390
7 1 (0.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (41.80%) SOA
2 36 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.67%) E-Commerce
4 19 (15.57%) Software Engineering
5 18 (14.75%) Web Development
5 18 (14.75%) Open Source
5 18 (14.75%) OOP
5 18 (14.75%) MVC
5 18 (14.75%) Mobile Development
6 16 (13.11%) Software Delivery
6 16 (13.11%) High Availability
7 15 (12.30%) Time Management
8 9 (7.38%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (5.74%) Project Management
11 6 (4.92%) Wealth Management
11 6 (4.92%) DevOps
12 4 (3.28%) Mentoring
12 4 (3.28%) Coaching
12 4 (3.28%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 106 (86.89%) Java
2 42 (34.43%) SQL
3 40 (32.79%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.39%) Perl
5 18 (14.75%) PHP
5 18 (14.75%) Python
5 18 (14.75%) Ruby
6 17 (13.93%) JCL
7 9 (7.38%) COBOL
8 8 (6.56%) RPG
9 3 (2.46%) C
10 1 (0.82%) ABAP
10 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (11.48%) Degree
2 6 (4.92%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) PMP
4 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (13.93%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.46%) Puppet
2 3 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.64%) Control-M
Vendors
1 63 (51.64%) Oracle
2 55 (45.08%) IBM
3 9 (7.38%) BEA
3 9 (7.38%) ATG
4 7 (5.74%) hybris
5 6 (4.92%) Venda
5 6 (4.92%) Intershop
5 6 (4.92%) Actinic
5 6 (4.92%) Demandware
5 6 (4.92%) JD Edwards
5 6 (4.92%) BT
6 3 (2.46%) i2
7 2 (1.64%) SAP
7 2 (1.64%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.82%) Syclo
8 1 (0.82%) Interwoven
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