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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 187 201 212
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 39 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.37% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.38% 2.32% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33 13 20
Median salary £52,500 £41,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.04% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £43,100 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
891 819 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.33% 16.07% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 706 648 953
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,200 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +2 14 £62,500 - 3
Staffordshire -8 9 £50,000 +66.66%
Coventry +4 7 £44,750 - 1
Warwickshire +13 5 £40,000 -8.04%
Solihull -7 1 £55,000 +4.76%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 43 (53.75%) Java
2 37 (46.25%) Oracle
3 36 (45.00%) SQL
4 35 (43.75%) Retail
5 33 (41.25%) JBoss
6 31 (38.75%) Finance
7 30 (37.50%) Linux
8 29 (36.25%) SOA
9 28 (35.00%) XML
10 27 (33.75%) HTML
10 27 (33.75%) Banking
11 26 (32.50%) IBM
12 25 (31.25%) SQL Server
12 25 (31.25%) Windows
13 24 (30.00%) Java EE
14 23 (28.75%) Time Management
14 23 (28.75%) DB2
15 22 (27.50%) WebLogic
15 22 (27.50%) E-Commerce
16 20 (25.00%) High Availability
17 19 (23.75%) hybris
17 19 (23.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 19 (23.75%) Relational Database
17 19 (23.75%) Telecoms
17 19 (23.75%) Unix
18 16 (20.00%) Web Services
19 15 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
19 15 (18.75%) TCP/IP
19 15 (18.75%) RDBMS
20 14 (17.50%) SSL

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 33 (41.25%) JBoss
2 22 (27.50%) WebLogic
3 19 (23.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
6 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (6.25%) IIS
6 5 (6.25%) MS Exchange
6 5 (6.25%) Skype for Business
6 5 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (5.00%) Apache
8 1 (1.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.25%) Jetty
Applications
1 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.50%) Photoshop
3 5 (6.25%) MS Office
4 2 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 2 (2.50%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Google Analytics
2 4 (5.00%) SaaS
3 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.25%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.25%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 14 (17.50%) SSL
3 7 (8.75%) LAN
3 7 (8.75%) WAN
4 2 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 23 (28.75%) DB2
3 19 (23.75%) Relational Database
4 15 (18.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Log4j
2 4 (5.00%) JUnit
3 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.25%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.25%) Maven
4 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (43.75%) Retail
2 31 (38.75%) Finance
3 27 (33.75%) Banking
4 19 (23.75%) Telecoms
5 13 (16.25%) Retail Banking
6 6 (7.50%) Marketing
7 5 (6.25%) Financial Institution
7 5 (6.25%) French Language
7 5 (6.25%) German Language
7 5 (6.25%) International Banking
7 5 (6.25%) Investment Banking
7 5 (6.25%) Military
8 3 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (30.00%) Consultant
2 22 (27.50%) Technical Consultant
3 12 (15.00%) Analyst
3 12 (15.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 12 (15.00%) Java Consultant
4 10 (12.50%) Software Consultant
5 9 (11.25%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) SOA Consultant
5 9 (11.25%) SOA Technical Consultant
6 8 (10.00%) Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Middleware Specialist
7 7 (8.75%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.75%) WebSphere Consultant
8 6 (7.50%) E-Commerce Merchandiser
8 6 (7.50%) Online Merchandiser
8 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Applications Support
9 5 (6.25%) Delivery Project Manager
9 5 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.00%) XML
2 27 (33.75%) HTML
3 24 (30.00%) Java EE
4 16 (20.00%) Web Services
5 12 (15.00%) CSS
6 11 (13.75%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (12.50%) J2EE
7 10 (12.50%) JMS
7 10 (12.50%) Middleware
8 8 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
9 7 (8.75%) SOAP
10 6 (7.50%) Hibernate
10 6 (7.50%) JSP
10 6 (7.50%) Spring
11 5 (6.25%) JAXB
11 5 (6.25%) JAX-WS
11 5 (6.25%) RESTful
12 4 (5.00%) Apache OpenJPA
12 4 (5.00%) JPA
12 4 (5.00%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (11.25%) Mobile App
3 8 (10.00%) DataPower
3 8 (10.00%) User Experience
4 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
5 1 (1.25%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.50%) Linux
2 25 (31.25%) Windows
3 19 (23.75%) Unix
4 5 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.25%) Android
5 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.25%) SOA
2 23 (28.75%) Time Management
3 22 (27.50%) E-Commerce
4 20 (25.00%) High Availability
5 13 (16.25%) Business Analysis
6 12 (15.00%) Web Development
7 11 (13.75%) Analytics
8 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (8.75%) Business Transformation
9 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.50%) Email Marketing
10 6 (7.50%) Product Management
10 6 (7.50%) SEO
10 6 (7.50%) Tag Management
10 6 (7.50%) TDD
11 5 (6.25%) Asset Management
11 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.25%) Information Security
11 5 (6.25%) Validation
11 5 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.75%) Java
2 36 (45.00%) SQL
3 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) ISEB
2 4 (5.00%) MCSA
2 4 (5.00%) MCSE
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.50%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 37 (46.25%) Oracle
2 26 (32.50%) IBM
3 19 (23.75%) hybris
4 10 (12.50%) Google
5 6 (7.50%) ATG
5 6 (7.50%) Cognizant
6 5 (6.25%) Cisco
6 5 (6.25%) Citrix
6 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.25%) Misys
6 5 (6.25%) Sybase
7 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.75%) Adobe
9 2 (2.50%) Demandware
9 2 (2.50%) Finjan
9 2 (2.50%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.50%) SAP
10 1 (1.25%) Akamai
10 1 (1.25%) Splunk
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