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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 88 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 4 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.34% 1.32% 1.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.20% 6.96% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 13
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.17%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
WebSphere
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 South Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
182 230 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.36% 18.98% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 163 212 170
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £52,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -7 4 £40,000 +3.22%
WebSphere
Wales

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (100.00%) IBM
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
3 5 (55.56%) Spring
3 5 (55.56%) JSF
3 5 (55.56%) Ajax
3 5 (55.56%) Java EE
3 5 (55.56%) Spring Web Flow
3 5 (55.56%) JPA
3 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
3 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) JSP
4 4 (44.44%) Struts
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) UML
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
1 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (11.11%) JMeter
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Support Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Support
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Support Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Programme Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Ajax
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) Hibernate
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) Java EE
1 5 (55.56%) JPA
1 5 (55.56%) JSF
1 5 (55.56%) Spring
1 5 (55.56%) Spring Web Flow
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) Apache Camel
2 4 (44.44%) JSP
2 4 (44.44%) RichFaces
2 4 (44.44%) Struts
3 3 (33.33%) WSH
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) AS400
2 3 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) High Availability
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) UML
2 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) VCP5
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) DFS Replication
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Splunk