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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 166 178 158
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 56 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.00% 0.61% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.45% 3.33% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 45
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,895 £35,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,950 £50,250 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
1027 992 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.34% 18.23% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 855 877 811
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Birmingham +21 34 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Warwickshire +13 7 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Coventry -12 7 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Worcestershire +2 2 £47,500 +18.75%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 42 (45.16%) Java
2 36 (38.71%) Oracle
2 36 (38.71%) JBoss
3 34 (36.56%) SQL
4 31 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 29 (31.18%) IBM
6 27 (29.03%) WebLogic
7 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
8 25 (26.88%) XML
8 25 (26.88%) E-Commerce
8 25 (26.88%) hybris
9 23 (24.73%) Degree
10 22 (23.66%) HTML
11 21 (22.58%) JavaScript
12 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
12 19 (20.43%) CSS
12 19 (20.43%) MS Excel
13 18 (19.35%) Middleware
13 18 (19.35%) Project Management
13 18 (19.35%) Mentoring
14 17 (18.28%) Retail
14 17 (18.28%) ATG
15 16 (17.20%) Finance
15 16 (17.20%) .NET
16 14 (15.05%) CRM
16 14 (15.05%) XSLT
16 14 (15.05%) UNIX
17 13 (13.98%) SOA
17 13 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (12.90%) Computer Science

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 31 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 27 (29.03%) WebLogic
3 11 (11.83%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (9.68%) Apache
5 4 (4.30%) IBM Notes
5 4 (4.30%) GlassFish
6 3 (3.23%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 1 (1.08%) AquaLogic Service Bus
7 1 (1.08%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.08%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (1.08%) AquaLogic
7 1 (1.08%) PegaRULES
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 19 (20.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.38%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (7.53%) Magento
3 4 (4.30%) Maximo
3 4 (4.30%) assyst
4 1 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.08%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) LDAP
2 7 (7.53%) Internet
3 3 (3.23%) HTTP
4 1 (1.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) MySQL
3 5 (5.38%) DB2
4 2 (2.15%) Big Data
5 1 (1.08%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.08%) Infinispan
5 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (9.68%) JUnit
2 7 (7.53%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (5.38%) Rational Rose
4 4 (4.30%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.23%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (1.08%) Ant
6 1 (1.08%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.08%) Subversion
6 1 (1.08%) Maven
6 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 17 (18.28%) Retail
2 16 (17.20%) Finance
3 4 (4.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (23.66%) Consultant
2 18 (19.35%) Developer
3 16 (17.20%) Analyst
4 15 (16.13%) Java Developer
5 14 (15.05%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Sales Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Implementation Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.45%) Architect
8 5 (5.38%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Integration Consultant
8 5 (5.38%) Implementation Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Administrator
10 3 (3.23%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.23%) Support Manager
10 3 (3.23%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (26.88%) XML
2 22 (23.66%) HTML
3 19 (20.43%) CSS
4 18 (19.35%) Middleware
5 16 (17.20%) .NET
6 14 (15.05%) XSLT
7 12 (12.90%) Web Services
8 10 (10.75%) SOAP
9 9 (9.68%) Java EE
9 9 (9.68%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (7.53%) YUI
10 7 (7.53%) jQuery
10 7 (7.53%) J2EE
11 6 (6.45%) Struts
12 4 (4.30%) Swing
12 4 (4.30%) JMS
12 4 (4.30%) JavaBeans
13 3 (3.23%) Hibernate
13 3 (3.23%) Spring
13 3 (3.23%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.53%) User Experience
3 7 (7.53%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.15%) Clustering
5 2 (2.15%) Open Source
5 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.08%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.05%) UNIX
2 7 (7.53%) Linux
3 5 (5.38%) Windows
4 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.88%) E-Commerce
2 18 (19.35%) Project Management
2 18 (19.35%) Mentoring
3 14 (15.05%) CRM
4 13 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.98%) SOA
5 11 (11.83%) UML
6 9 (9.68%) ERP
7 8 (8.60%) EAI
7 8 (8.60%) Coaching
8 7 (7.53%) ETL
8 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (7.53%) Business Development
8 7 (7.53%) Use Case
8 7 (7.53%) System Testing
9 5 (5.38%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.38%) Business Process Mapping
10 4 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (2.15%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.16%) Java
2 34 (36.56%) SQL
3 21 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.60%) Shell Script
5 6 (6.45%) C
5 6 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.23%) Perl
7 2 (2.15%) PHP
7 2 (2.15%) VBScript
7 2 (2.15%) VB
7 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.15%) PHP5
7 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.15%) C#
8 1 (1.08%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (24.73%) Degree
2 9 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 9 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.23%) Sun Certification
4 3 (3.23%) OCP
5 1 (1.08%) OCA
5 1 (1.08%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.68%) QA
2 4 (4.30%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.15%) RHEV
2 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Tivoli
1 4 (4.30%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (4.30%) Control-M
2 1 (1.08%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (38.71%) JBoss
1 36 (38.71%) Oracle
2 29 (31.18%) IBM
3 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
4 25 (26.88%) hybris
5 17 (18.28%) ATG
6 10 (10.75%) BT
6 10 (10.75%) Venda
6 10 (10.75%) Demandware
6 10 (10.75%) Intershop
6 10 (10.75%) Actinic
7 8 (8.60%) TIBCO
7 8 (8.60%) SAP
8 7 (7.53%) Informatica
8 7 (7.53%) Talend
9 4 (4.30%) Lotus
9 4 (4.30%) Intel
9 4 (4.30%) BMC
10 3 (3.23%) Sun
10 3 (3.23%) VMware
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