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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 198 176 170
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -6
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 36 53 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.63% 0.93% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.98% 6.08% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 52 38
Median salary £50,000 £53,750 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +16.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £79,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +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
904 871 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.81% 15.33% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 717 712 886
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -49 18 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Coventry +4 5 £40,250 -23.33% 1
Staffordshire - 4 - - 1
Solihull +17 2 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 32 (55.17%) Java
2 26 (44.83%) Oracle
3 24 (41.38%) JBoss
4 23 (39.66%) Windows
4 23 (39.66%) SQL
5 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
6 21 (36.21%) HTML
7 20 (34.48%) IBM
7 20 (34.48%) Finance
8 19 (32.76%) Tomcat
9 18 (31.03%) Banking
9 18 (31.03%) Retail
9 18 (31.03%) Time Management
10 16 (27.59%) High Availability
10 16 (27.59%) Telecoms
10 16 (27.59%) DB2
10 16 (27.59%) XML
11 14 (24.14%) Linux
11 14 (24.14%) WebSphere Application Server
12 13 (22.41%) Unix
12 13 (22.41%) SOA
13 12 (20.69%) Java EE
13 12 (20.69%) Relational Database
14 11 (18.97%) RDBMS
14 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
15 10 (17.24%) SSL
15 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
15 10 (17.24%) WebLogic
15 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (17.24%) Retail Banking

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 24 (41.38%) JBoss
2 19 (32.76%) Tomcat
3 14 (24.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (17.24%) WebLogic
5 8 (13.79%) IIS
6 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (8.62%) MS Exchange
6 5 (8.62%) Skype for Business
7 4 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (5.17%) Documentum
8 3 (5.17%) Exstream Dialogue
9 2 (3.45%) Apache
10 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.72%) IBM Transformation Extender
10 1 (1.72%) Jetty
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Office
3 4 (6.90%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Exstream
2 2 (3.45%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Google Analytics
1 4 (6.90%) SaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) SSL
1 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.07%) LAN
2 7 (12.07%) WAN
3 3 (5.17%) Firewall
3 3 (5.17%) Internet
4 2 (3.45%) SAN
4 2 (3.45%) VPN
4 2 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.59%) DB2
3 12 (20.69%) Relational Database
4 11 (18.97%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.45%) MySQL
6 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Log4j
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 20 (34.48%) Finance
2 18 (31.03%) Banking
2 18 (31.03%) Retail
3 16 (27.59%) Telecoms
4 10 (17.24%) Retail Banking
5 8 (13.79%) German Language
6 7 (12.07%) French Language
7 5 (8.62%) Military
8 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
8 4 (6.90%) Investment Banking
8 4 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Consultant
2 14 (24.14%) Technical Consultant
3 8 (13.79%) Applications Support
3 8 (13.79%) Architect
3 8 (13.79%) IT Engineer
3 8 (13.79%) Software Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Implementation Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Oracle Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Software Implementation Consultant
4 7 (12.07%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.07%) Technical Implementation Consultant
5 6 (10.34%) Java Consultant
5 6 (10.34%) WebSphere Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Application Support Team Leader
6 5 (8.62%) IT Support
6 5 (8.62%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Support Team Leader
6 5 (8.62%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.90%) Online Merchandiser
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) HTML
2 16 (27.59%) XML
3 12 (20.69%) Java EE
4 9 (15.52%) CSS
4 9 (15.52%) Middleware
4 9 (15.52%) Web Services
5 6 (10.34%) JMS
5 6 (10.34%) JSP
6 5 (8.62%) IBM Integration Bus
7 4 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (5.17%) .NET
8 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.17%) REST
8 3 (5.17%) SOAP
8 3 (5.17%) Spring
9 2 (3.45%) EJB
9 2 (3.45%) J2EE
9 2 (3.45%) JAXB
9 2 (3.45%) JAXP
9 2 (3.45%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.62%) DataPower
4 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) EFT
5 1 (1.72%) EPoS
5 1 (1.72%) iSeries
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (39.66%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Linux
3 13 (22.41%) Unix
4 10 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.45%) Android
5 2 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Time Management
2 16 (27.59%) High Availability
3 13 (22.41%) SOA
4 9 (15.52%) Analytics
5 8 (13.79%) Web Development
6 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 6 (10.34%) Project Management
6 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.62%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.62%) Information Security
7 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (8.62%) Line Management
7 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
7 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
7 5 (8.62%) Validation
8 4 (6.90%) Business Transformation
8 4 (6.90%) Software Delivery
8 4 (6.90%) Tag Management
8 4 (6.90%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) Java
2 23 (39.66%) SQL
3 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.90%) C#
6 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) MCSA
1 4 (6.90%) MCSE
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.45%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) Oracle
2 20 (34.48%) IBM
3 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco
4 5 (8.62%) Citrix
4 5 (8.62%) Cognizant
4 5 (8.62%) hybris
5 4 (6.90%) ATG
5 4 (6.90%) Google
5 4 (6.90%) Misys
5 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.17%) Adobe
6 3 (5.17%) HP
7 2 (3.45%) Finjan
7 2 (3.45%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.72%) Akamai
8 1 (1.72%) Netezza
8 1 (1.72%) New Relic
8 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.72%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + salary increments
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £31k - 47k per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago