The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 73 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 13 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.28% 0.49% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.25% 2.39% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 4
Average salary £38,783 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.27% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.25% -1.05%
Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
208 209 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.49% 20.33% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 167 199 210
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WebSphere
Wales

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
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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
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Cardiff +17 13 £38,783 +68.61% 2
WebSphere
Wales

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 29 (85.29%) SQL
1 29 (85.29%) Tomcat
2 28 (82.35%) Java
3 27 (79.41%) JSP
4 26 (76.47%) J2EE
5 25 (73.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 25 (73.53%) Hibernate
5 25 (73.53%) Spring
6 24 (70.59%) Eclipse
7 23 (67.65%) RAD
7 23 (67.65%) HTML
8 20 (58.82%) CSS
8 20 (58.82%) IBM
8 20 (58.82%) Unit Testing
8 20 (58.82%) Relational Database
9 19 (55.88%) Degree
9 19 (55.88%) RDBMS
10 18 (52.94%) Telecoms
10 18 (52.94%) Banking
10 18 (52.94%) Rational Application Developer
11 9 (26.47%) JBoss
11 9 (26.47%) XML
11 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
12 6 (17.65%) Finance
12 6 (17.65%) Windows
12 6 (17.65%) Ajax
13 5 (14.71%) VMware
13 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
13 5 (14.71%) Apache
13 5 (14.71%) LAN

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 29 (85.29%) Tomcat
2 25 (73.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
3 5 (14.71%) Apache
4 4 (11.76%) Mule
5 1 (2.94%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) LAN
1 5 (14.71%) WAN
1 5 (14.71%) DHCP
1 5 (14.71%) DNS
1 5 (14.71%) Firewall
1 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (11.76%) MPLS
2 4 (11.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) Relational Database
2 19 (55.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (70.59%) Eclipse
2 18 (52.94%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 18 (52.94%) Telecoms
1 18 (52.94%) Banking
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) Senior Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Programmer
4 9 (26.47%) Analyst Programmer
5 8 (23.53%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 8 (23.53%) Senior Programmer
6 7 (20.59%) Developer
7 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.94%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Programmer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) JSP
2 26 (76.47%) J2EE
3 25 (73.53%) Hibernate
3 25 (73.53%) Spring
4 23 (67.65%) HTML
5 20 (58.82%) CSS
6 9 (26.47%) XML
7 6 (17.65%) Ajax
8 4 (11.76%) .NET
9 2 (5.88%) J2SE
10 1 (2.94%) SOAP
10 1 (2.94%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) iSeries
2 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) RAD
2 20 (58.82%) Unit Testing
3 4 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.82%) Change Control
5 1 (2.94%) UML
5 1 (2.94%) Scrum
5 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) SQL
2 28 (82.35%) Java
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.82%) VB
6 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.94%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) IBM
2 9 (26.47%) JBoss
3 5 (14.71%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Intel
3 5 (14.71%) Avaya
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) Adobe
5 1 (2.94%) ILOG
5 1 (2.94%) Kofax
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago