The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
England / Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 22 27
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - 0.86% 4.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 6.25% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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

Application Platform Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 12 16 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 25.00% 13.79% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 18
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% -34.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £37,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands citing WebSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in the Midlands

WebSphere
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Commerce Server
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) CoreMedia CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 1 (100.00%) ArchiMate

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Commerce Server
1 1 (100.00%) CoreMedia CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ArchiMate
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Sitecore