Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 178 135
Rank change year-on-year -8 -43 +18
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 6 34 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.72% 1.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.05% 4.33% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 28 79
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £53,750 £24,349 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,625 £70,000 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

WebSphere is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 574 785 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.90% 16.58% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 481 600 600
Birmingham median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,485 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.67% - -

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Birmingham

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere in Birmingham.

Salary trend for WebSphere in Birmingham

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Birmingham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) hybris
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) B2B
2 3 (50.00%) B2C
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) NHS
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Blog
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Riak
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Account Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Sales Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (16.67%) CORBA
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) Samza
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Blog
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) B2B
1 3 (50.00%) B2C
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Collateral Management
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (16.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) hybris
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Google