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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 64 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 3 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.50% 1.89% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.33% 8.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 0
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
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
129 131 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.29% 22.47% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 116 107 67
Average salary £30,590 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.87% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £55,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 1 October 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) IBM
2 9 (75.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) J2EE
3 8 (66.67%) CSS
3 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 8 (66.67%) Spring
4 7 (58.33%) Banking
4 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
4 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
5 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) JSP
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) DNS
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) JMeter
6 4 (33.33%) DHCP
6 4 (33.33%) Ajax
6 4 (33.33%) JSF
6 4 (33.33%) Web Development
6 4 (33.33%) Java EE
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) JPA
6 4 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (58.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (33.33%) JMeter
3 3 (25.00%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Maven
4 1 (8.33%) Ant
General
1 7 (58.33%) Banking
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 5 (41.67%) Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) J2EE
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
1 8 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 8 (66.67%) Spring
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) JSP
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) JSF
4 4 (33.33%) Java EE
4 4 (33.33%) JPA
4 4 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (8.33%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (8.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 3 (25.00%) RAD
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) VCP5
4 1 (8.33%) VCP4
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
4 1 (8.33%) Intel
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday