The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 236 195
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 9 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.15% 0.50%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.92% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 29
Median salary - £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% -4.76%  

WebSphere Application Server 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 West Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 775 980 985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 14.95% 16.09% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 660 788 803
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in the West Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for WebSphere Application Server in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) WSDL
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring 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 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) RESTful
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) WSDL
1 6 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £45,438 - 68,158 per year + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago