The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 72 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.15% 3.62% 2.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.91% 19.35% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 8
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
WebSphere
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
110 124 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.01% 18.70% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 104 114 49
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Cardiff

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
1 6 (85.71%) Java EE
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) JSF
2 5 (71.43%) JPA
2 5 (71.43%) Spring Web Flow
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) JMeter
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
3 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Web Development
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) AS400
5 1 (14.29%) MVC

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 4 (57.14%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst Programmer
1 4 (57.14%) Programmer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Programme Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) AS400 Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) AS400 Support
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Java EE
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JPA
2 5 (71.43%) JSF
2 5 (71.43%) Spring Web Flow
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (14.29%) RichFaces
4 1 (14.29%) Spring Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
1 1 (14.29%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) OS/400
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) DSDM
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) RUP
3 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Groovy
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle