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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 192 177 186
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 45 37 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.69% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.97% 4.68% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 31
Median salary £50,000 £58,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £32,500 £42,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
905 791 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.84% 14.83% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 722 637 833
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -39 18 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Staffordshire - 10 £47,500 - 1
Coventry 0 6 £40,250 +0.62% 6
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Solihull +14 2 £50,000 -
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 38 (53.52%) Java
2 33 (46.48%) Oracle
3 29 (40.85%) SQL
4 28 (39.44%) JBoss
5 27 (38.03%) Retail
6 26 (36.62%) HTML
7 24 (33.80%) XML
7 24 (33.80%) Windows
7 24 (33.80%) IBM
7 24 (33.80%) Finance
8 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
9 22 (30.99%) Time Management
10 21 (29.58%) Banking
10 21 (29.58%) DB2
11 19 (26.76%) SOA
11 19 (26.76%) Tomcat
12 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
12 18 (25.35%) Linux
12 18 (25.35%) High Availability
13 17 (23.94%) WebLogic
14 16 (22.54%) WebSphere Application Server
14 16 (22.54%) Relational Database
14 16 (22.54%) Java EE
15 15 (21.13%) Web Services
15 15 (21.13%) Unix
16 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
16 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
16 13 (18.31%) RDBMS
17 12 (16.90%) SSL
17 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (39.44%) JBoss
2 19 (26.76%) Tomcat
3 17 (23.94%) WebLogic
4 16 (22.54%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (11.27%) IIS
6 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (7.04%) MS Exchange
6 5 (7.04%) Skype for Business
6 5 (7.04%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (5.63%) Apache
8 3 (4.23%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (4.23%) Documentum
8 3 (4.23%) Exstream Dialogue
9 1 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (1.41%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.41%) IBM Transformation Extender
9 1 (1.41%) Jetty
Applications
1 13 (18.31%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) Photoshop
3 5 (7.04%) MS Office
4 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Exstream
2 2 (2.82%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (2.82%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Google Analytics
2 4 (5.63%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.90%) SSL
1 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
2 7 (9.86%) LAN
2 7 (9.86%) WAN
3 3 (4.23%) Firewall
3 3 (4.23%) Internet
4 2 (2.82%) SAN
4 2 (2.82%) VPN
4 2 (2.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (29.58%) DB2
3 16 (22.54%) Relational Database
4 13 (18.31%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.82%) MySQL
6 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Log4j
2 2 (2.82%) JUnit
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) Maven
3 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (38.03%) Retail
2 24 (33.80%) Finance
3 21 (29.58%) Banking
4 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
5 12 (16.90%) Retail Banking
6 7 (9.86%) German Language
7 6 (8.45%) French Language
7 6 (8.45%) Marketing
8 5 (7.04%) Financial Institution
8 5 (7.04%) Investment Banking
8 5 (7.04%) Military
9 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (26.76%) Consultant
2 17 (23.94%) Technical Consultant
3 10 (14.08%) Java Consultant
4 9 (12.68%) Software Consultant
5 8 (11.27%) Applications Support
5 8 (11.27%) Architect
5 8 (11.27%) WebSphere Consultant
6 7 (9.86%) Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) IT Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce Merchandiser
7 6 (8.45%) Online Merchandiser
7 6 (8.45%) Unix Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Application Support Team Leader
8 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 5 (7.04%) IT Support
8 5 (7.04%) SOA Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) SOA Technical Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Software Implementation Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.62%) HTML
2 24 (33.80%) XML
3 16 (22.54%) Java EE
4 15 (21.13%) Web Services
5 12 (16.90%) CSS
6 11 (15.49%) Middleware
7 9 (12.68%) JMS
8 8 (11.27%) IBM Integration Bus
9 7 (9.86%) JSP
9 7 (9.86%) SOAP
10 6 (8.45%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (7.04%) Hibernate
11 5 (7.04%) REST
11 5 (7.04%) Spring
12 4 (5.63%) J2EE
12 4 (5.63%) JAXB
12 4 (5.63%) JAX-WS
13 3 (4.23%) .NET
14 2 (2.82%) EJB
14 2 (2.82%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.45%) Mobile App
4 5 (7.04%) DataPower
5 4 (5.63%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.41%) Clustering
6 1 (1.41%) EFT
6 1 (1.41%) EPoS
6 1 (1.41%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Windows
2 18 (25.35%) Linux
3 15 (21.13%) Unix
4 9 (12.68%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.82%) Android
5 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) Time Management
2 19 (26.76%) SOA
3 18 (25.35%) High Availability
4 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
5 11 (15.49%) Analytics
5 11 (15.49%) Web Development
6 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.45%) Email Marketing
7 6 (8.45%) Product Management
7 6 (8.45%) SEO
7 6 (8.45%) Tag Management
8 5 (7.04%) Business Transformation
8 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (7.04%) Line Management
8 5 (7.04%) Target Operating Model
8 5 (7.04%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.04%) Validation
8 5 (7.04%) Wealth Management
8 5 (7.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 38 (53.52%) Java
2 29 (40.85%) SQL
3 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.41%) C#
5 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) MCSA
1 4 (5.63%) MCSE
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.41%) ISEB
2 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.82%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 33 (46.48%) Oracle
2 24 (33.80%) IBM
3 11 (15.49%) hybris
4 8 (11.27%) Google
5 6 (8.45%) ATG
5 6 (8.45%) Cognizant
5 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.04%) Cisco
6 5 (7.04%) Citrix
6 5 (7.04%) Misys
7 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.23%) Adobe
8 3 (4.23%) HP
8 3 (4.23%) SAP
9 2 (2.82%) Finjan
9 2 (2.82%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.41%) Akamai
10 1 (1.41%) Netezza
10 1 (1.41%) Splunk
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