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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 196 158 161
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 20 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.87% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.93% 4.79% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 38
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £59,500 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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
1035 876 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.33% 18.05% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 935 727 830
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -20 10 £47,500 -
Coventry -15 5 £52,500 +34.61%
Warwickshire -4 4 £47,500 -24.00%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (48.61%) Oracle
2 33 (45.83%) JBoss
3 32 (44.44%) Java
4 26 (36.11%) IBM
5 25 (34.72%) WebLogic
6 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
7 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
8 21 (29.17%) SQL
9 20 (27.78%) MS Excel
10 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
10 19 (26.39%) Tomcat
11 18 (25.00%) XML
12 17 (23.61%) HTML
12 17 (23.61%) CSS
12 17 (23.61%) SOA
12 17 (23.61%) Project Management
12 17 (23.61%) hybris
13 16 (22.22%) E-Commerce
14 15 (20.83%) Middleware
14 15 (20.83%) Finance
14 15 (20.83%) ATG
14 15 (20.83%) Retail
15 14 (19.44%) Degree
16 13 (18.06%) .NET
16 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (18.06%) jQuery
16 13 (18.06%) SC Cleared
16 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
16 13 (18.06%) Talend Open Studio
16 13 (18.06%) Talend

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 33 (45.83%) JBoss
2 25 (34.72%) WebLogic
3 19 (26.39%) Tomcat
4 8 (11.11%) Apache
5 7 (9.72%) MQSeries
6 6 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.39%) AquaLogic Service Bus
8 1 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.39%) WebLogic Integration
8 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (1.39%) AquaLogic
8 1 (1.39%) PegaRULES
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 20 (27.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (5.56%) Magento
3 1 (1.39%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) LDAP
2 7 (9.72%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.17%) MySQL
3 2 (2.78%) DB2
4 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.39%) Big Data
4 1 (1.39%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.39%) Infinispan
4 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 9 (12.50%) JUnit
3 6 (8.33%) JIRA
3 6 (8.33%) Selenium
3 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.33%) Ant
General
1 15 (20.83%) Finance
1 15 (20.83%) Retail
2 6 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.17%) Automotive
4 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Consultant
2 8 (11.11%) Architect
2 8 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 8 (11.11%) Analyst
3 7 (9.72%) Senior Consultant
3 7 (9.72%) Developer
3 7 (9.72%) Sales Consultant
3 7 (9.72%) Java Developer
3 7 (9.72%) Implementation Consultant
3 7 (9.72%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 6 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Integration Consultant
5 5 (6.94%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Web Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (5.56%) Support Manager
6 4 (5.56%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.00%) XML
2 17 (23.61%) HTML
2 17 (23.61%) CSS
3 15 (20.83%) Middleware
4 13 (18.06%) .NET
4 13 (18.06%) jQuery
5 11 (15.28%) XSLT
6 9 (12.50%) SOAP
6 9 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (12.50%) Web Services
7 8 (11.11%) Java EE
8 7 (9.72%) YUI
9 6 (8.33%) JSON
9 6 (8.33%) HTML5
9 6 (8.33%) CSS3
9 6 (8.33%) PhoneGap
9 6 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.33%) Apache Camel
10 4 (5.56%) J2EE
11 3 (4.17%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.72%) Data Integration
2 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.94%) User Experience
4 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.56%) Clustering
5 2 (2.78%) Open Source
5 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.89%) UNIX
2 7 (9.72%) Windows
3 6 (8.33%) Linux
4 4 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) SOA
1 17 (23.61%) Project Management
2 16 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 11 (15.28%) Mentoring
6 8 (11.11%) EAI
6 8 (11.11%) UML
6 8 (11.11%) ETL
7 7 (9.72%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (9.72%) Business Development
7 7 (9.72%) Use Case
8 6 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (8.33%) MVC
8 6 (8.33%) OOP
9 5 (6.94%) ERP
9 5 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.56%) System Testing
10 4 (5.56%) CRM
10 4 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) Java
2 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.17%) SQL
4 5 (6.94%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.56%) C
5 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.78%) C#
6 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.78%) PHP5
6 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.78%) VBScript
6 2 (2.78%) VB
6 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.78%) Perl
6 2 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Degree
2 13 (18.06%) SC Cleared
2 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) OCA
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 4 (5.56%) RHEV
2 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) BladeLogic
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
1 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (1.39%) Salt
2 1 (1.39%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 35 (48.61%) Oracle
2 26 (36.11%) IBM
3 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
4 17 (23.61%) hybris
5 15 (20.83%) ATG
6 13 (18.06%) Talend
7 11 (15.28%) Venda
7 11 (15.28%) Demandware
7 11 (15.28%) Intershop
7 11 (15.28%) BT
7 11 (15.28%) Actinic
8 8 (11.11%) TIBCO
9 7 (9.72%) Informatica
10 6 (8.33%) VMware
11 5 (6.94%) SAP
12 4 (5.56%) Hitachi
12 4 (5.56%) EMC
13 2 (2.78%) BMC
14 1 (1.39%) webMethods
14 1 (1.39%) Pega
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 5 days ago