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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 191 154 157
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 19 46 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 1.04% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.94% 6.12% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 44
Average salary £56,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,100 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.26%
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
978 752 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.47% 17.01% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 879 622 869
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Coventry -11 9 £60,000 +60.00% 1
Birmingham -34 5 £45,000 - 1
Warwickshire -7 1 £50,000 +58.73%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 35 (53.03%) Oracle
2 31 (46.97%) Java
3 30 (45.45%) JBoss
4 29 (43.94%) IBM
5 21 (31.82%) WebLogic
6 19 (28.79%) JavaScript
6 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
6 19 (28.79%) SOA
7 18 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 18 (27.27%) SQL
7 18 (27.27%) XML
8 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
9 16 (24.24%) hybris
10 15 (22.73%) jQuery
10 15 (22.73%) HTML
10 15 (22.73%) CSS
11 14 (21.21%) Tomcat
11 14 (21.21%) E-Commerce
11 14 (21.21%) Middleware
11 14 (21.21%) Project Management
11 14 (21.21%) Retail
11 14 (21.21%) Software Engineering
12 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (19.70%) Finance
12 13 (19.70%) ATG
12 13 (19.70%) SC Cleared
12 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
12 13 (19.70%) Talend Open Studio
12 13 (19.70%) Talend
13 12 (18.18%) Actinic

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 30 (45.45%) JBoss
2 21 (31.82%) WebLogic
3 14 (21.21%) Tomcat
4 7 (10.61%) MQSeries
5 6 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (6.06%) Apache
7 1 (1.52%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (1.52%) AquaLogic
7 1 (1.52%) PegaRULES
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.52%) SAP Portal
7 1 (1.52%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 18 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.52%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (1.52%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) Internet
2 5 (7.58%) LDAP
3 3 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) DB2
3 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.52%) Big Data
3 1 (1.52%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.52%) Infinispan
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (16.67%) JUnit
3 9 (13.64%) Ant
4 8 (12.12%) JIRA
4 8 (12.12%) Selenium
4 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.52%) Hudson
5 1 (1.52%) Gradle
5 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.52%) Subversion
5 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 14 (21.21%) Retail
2 13 (19.70%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.55%) Automotive
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
5 1 (1.52%) Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Consultant
2 10 (15.15%) Software Engineer
2 10 (15.15%) Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Architect
3 9 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Implementation Consultant
4 7 (10.61%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (10.61%) Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
5 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.58%) Integration Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Solutions Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Implementation Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Web Manager
7 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (6.06%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) XML
2 15 (22.73%) HTML
2 15 (22.73%) CSS
2 15 (22.73%) jQuery
3 14 (21.21%) Middleware
4 10 (15.15%) Oracle Fusion
5 9 (13.64%) Java EE
5 9 (13.64%) XSLT
5 9 (13.64%) SOAP
6 8 (12.12%) .NET
6 8 (12.12%) JSON
6 8 (12.12%) HTML5
6 8 (12.12%) CSS3
6 8 (12.12%) PhoneGap
6 8 (12.12%) AngularJS
7 7 (10.61%) Web Services
7 7 (10.61%) YUI
8 6 (9.09%) Apache Camel
9 5 (7.58%) J2EE
10 3 (4.55%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Data Integration
3 5 (7.58%) User Experience
4 4 (6.06%) Clustering
4 4 (6.06%) Open Source
4 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.52%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) UNIX
2 8 (12.12%) Windows
3 7 (10.61%) Linux
4 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.52%) AIX
5 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.79%) SOA
2 14 (21.21%) Project Management
2 14 (21.21%) E-Commerce
2 14 (21.21%) Software Engineering
3 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.64%) EAI
4 9 (13.64%) Mentoring
5 8 (12.12%) UML
5 8 (12.12%) OOP
5 8 (12.12%) ETL
5 8 (12.12%) MVC
6 7 (10.61%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (10.61%) Business Development
6 7 (10.61%) Use Case
7 5 (7.58%) ITIL
7 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (4.55%) DevOps
10 2 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) Java
2 19 (28.79%) JavaScript
3 18 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.55%) C
4 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
5 2 (3.03%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.03%) Ruby
5 2 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (1.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) SC Cleared
1 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.64%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
1 4 (6.06%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) BladeLogic
1 3 (4.55%) Puppet
1 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (1.52%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (53.03%) Oracle
2 29 (43.94%) IBM
3 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
4 16 (24.24%) hybris
5 13 (19.70%) Talend
5 13 (19.70%) ATG
6 12 (18.18%) Intershop
6 12 (18.18%) BT
6 12 (18.18%) Venda
6 12 (18.18%) Actinic
6 12 (18.18%) Demandware
7 9 (13.64%) TIBCO
8 7 (10.61%) VMware
8 7 (10.61%) Informatica
9 4 (6.06%) EMC
9 4 (6.06%) Hitachi
10 3 (4.55%) BMC
10 3 (4.55%) SAP
11 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.52%) webMethods
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