The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Wales / South Wales
Rank 72 91 78
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 6 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.69% 0.64% 2.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.26% 3.57% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 24
Median salary £33,173 £38,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.70% -6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,702 £36,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,837 £47,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -

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

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
141 196 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.23% 18.00% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 136 175 179
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

WebSphere
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in South Wales

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

WebSphere Salary Histogram in South Wales

WebSphere
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +20 5 £33,173 -12.70%
Newport -11 1 £32,904 -11.07%
WebSphere
Wales

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 South Wales region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (88.89%) IBM
3 6 (66.67%) Eclipse
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 5 (55.56%) Java EE
4 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (55.56%) J2EE
4 5 (55.56%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (44.44%) JMeter
5 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
5 4 (44.44%) Ajax
5 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 4 (44.44%) Spring Web Flow
5 4 (44.44%) Load Testing
5 4 (44.44%) JPA
5 4 (44.44%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) JSF
5 4 (44.44%) Banking
5 4 (44.44%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) Apache Flex
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 9 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (33.33%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) JBoss
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) MPLS
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
1 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (44.44%) JMeter
3 2 (22.22%) Maven
4 1 (11.11%) Ant
4 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
4 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (11.11%) IntelliJ
4 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Analyst Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Java/J2EE Analyst Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior J2EE Analyst Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Java Programmer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Programme Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Service Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 6 (66.67%) Spring
2 5 (55.56%) J2EE
2 5 (55.56%) Java EE
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) Ajax
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) JPA
3 4 (44.44%) JSF
3 4 (44.44%) Spring Web Flow
3 4 (44.44%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) Apache Flex
5 2 (22.22%) EJB
5 2 (22.22%) REST
5 2 (22.22%) SOAP
6 1 (11.11%) JDBC
6 1 (11.11%) JSP
6 1 (11.11%) Servlets
6 1 (11.11%) Struts
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Feasibility Study
2 4 (44.44%) Load Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) AppDynamics
4 2 (22.22%) Avaya
4 2 (22.22%) Blue Coat
4 2 (22.22%) F5
4 2 (22.22%) Intel
4 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
4 2 (22.22%) VMware