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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 182 174 159
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 32 41 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.77% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.08% 4.04% 4.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 36
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £36,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,500 £72,500
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
1040 1014 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.36% 19.14% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 917 870 729
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -3 20 £50,000 -14.89% 2
Warwickshire +2 6 £50,000 -20.00%
Coventry -16 4 £55,000 +37.50%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 36 (42.35%) Oracle
2 35 (41.18%) JBoss
3 34 (40.00%) Java
4 29 (34.12%) IBM
5 27 (31.76%) WebLogic
6 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
7 25 (29.41%) E-Commerce
8 24 (28.24%) Tomcat
8 24 (28.24%) hybris
9 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
9 22 (25.88%) SQL
10 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
11 19 (22.35%) HTML
11 19 (22.35%) CSS
11 19 (22.35%) XML
11 19 (22.35%) Project Management
12 18 (21.18%) Retail
12 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
13 17 (20.00%) SOA
13 17 (20.00%) ATG
13 17 (20.00%) Middleware
14 16 (18.82%) Degree
15 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
15 15 (17.65%) Security Cleared
15 15 (17.65%) Finance
15 15 (17.65%) .NET
16 14 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (15.29%) CRM
17 13 (15.29%) UNIX
17 13 (15.29%) Talend Open Studio

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 35 (41.18%) JBoss
2 27 (31.76%) WebLogic
3 24 (28.24%) Tomcat
4 8 (9.41%) Apache
5 7 (8.24%) MQSeries
6 6 (7.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (4.71%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (3.53%) IBM Notes
9 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 1 (1.18%) AquaLogic Service Bus
10 1 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (1.18%) WebLogic Integration
10 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (1.18%) AquaLogic
10 1 (1.18%) PegaRULES
10 1 (1.18%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
Applications
1 21 (24.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (7.06%) Magento
3 3 (3.53%) Maximo
3 3 (3.53%) assyst
4 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.18%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) LDAP
2 7 (8.24%) Internet
3 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) DB2
3 3 (3.53%) MySQL
4 2 (2.35%) Big Data
5 1 (1.18%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.18%) Infinispan
5 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) Talend Open Studio
2 10 (11.76%) JUnit
3 6 (7.06%) JIRA
3 6 (7.06%) Selenium
3 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.06%) Ant
4 5 (5.88%) Rational Rose
General
1 18 (21.18%) Retail
2 15 (17.65%) Finance
3 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.53%) Automotive
5 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (27.06%) Consultant
2 15 (17.65%) Analyst
3 13 (15.29%) Business Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Implementation Consultant
6 7 (8.24%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 7 (8.24%) Sales Consultant
6 7 (8.24%) Software Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Architect
6 7 (8.24%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Integration Consultant
7 5 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Web Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Support Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.35%) HTML
1 19 (22.35%) CSS
1 19 (22.35%) XML
2 17 (20.00%) Middleware
3 15 (17.65%) .NET
4 13 (15.29%) jQuery
5 10 (11.76%) XSLT
6 9 (10.59%) Oracle Fusion
6 9 (10.59%) Java EE
6 9 (10.59%) Web Services
7 8 (9.41%) SOAP
8 7 (8.24%) YUI
9 6 (7.06%) JSON
9 6 (7.06%) HTML5
9 6 (7.06%) CSS3
9 6 (7.06%) PhoneGap
9 6 (7.06%) AngularJS
9 6 (7.06%) Apache Camel
10 3 (3.53%) J2EE
10 3 (3.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.24%) Data Integration
2 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.88%) User Experience
4 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (4.71%) Clustering
5 2 (2.35%) Open Source
5 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) UNIX
2 7 (8.24%) Windows
3 6 (7.06%) Linux
4 4 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.41%) E-Commerce
2 19 (22.35%) Project Management
3 17 (20.00%) SOA
4 14 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (15.29%) CRM
6 12 (14.12%) Mentoring
7 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
8 9 (10.59%) UML
9 8 (9.41%) ERP
9 8 (9.41%) EAI
10 7 (8.24%) ETL
10 7 (8.24%) Business Development
10 7 (8.24%) Use Case
10 7 (8.24%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (7.06%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (7.06%) System Testing
11 6 (7.06%) OOP
11 6 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (7.06%) MVC
12 5 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.00%) Java
2 22 (25.88%) JavaScript
2 22 (25.88%) SQL
3 5 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.71%) C
4 4 (4.71%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.35%) PHP5
5 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.35%) C#
5 2 (2.35%) VBScript
5 2 (2.35%) VB
5 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.35%) Perl
5 2 (2.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (18.82%) Degree
2 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 15 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) OCA
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.71%) RHEV
3 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) Tivoli
1 3 (3.53%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (3.53%) Control-M
2 1 (1.18%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 36 (42.35%) Oracle
2 29 (34.12%) IBM
3 26 (30.59%) Microsoft
4 24 (28.24%) hybris
5 17 (20.00%) ATG
6 13 (15.29%) Talend
7 11 (12.94%) Venda
7 11 (12.94%) Demandware
7 11 (12.94%) BT
7 11 (12.94%) Actinic
7 11 (12.94%) Intershop
8 8 (9.41%) TIBCO
9 7 (8.24%) SAP
9 7 (8.24%) Informatica
10 5 (5.88%) VMware
11 4 (4.71%) Hitachi
11 4 (4.71%) EMC
12 3 (3.53%) Intel
12 3 (3.53%) BMC
12 3 (3.53%) Lotus
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Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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