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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 81 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 8 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.72% 0.92% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.81% 6.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 0
Average salary £30,565 £31,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.96% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
210 163 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.85% 14.93% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 185 145 166
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(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 -8 7 £30,565 -12.67% 3
Newport - 1 - -
WebSphere
Wales

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (90.48%) Tomcat
2 18 (85.71%) Java
2 18 (85.71%) J2EE
2 18 (85.71%) IBM
2 18 (85.71%) Spring
3 17 (80.95%) Hibernate
3 17 (80.95%) CSS
4 16 (76.19%) HTML
4 16 (76.19%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (76.19%) Eclipse
4 16 (76.19%) Banking
4 16 (76.19%) Telecoms
4 16 (76.19%) Degree
4 16 (76.19%) Unit Testing
5 13 (61.90%) SQL
5 13 (61.90%) JSP
6 12 (57.14%) RDBMS
6 12 (57.14%) RAD
6 12 (57.14%) Rational Application Developer
6 12 (57.14%) Relational Database
7 6 (28.57%) Web Services
7 6 (28.57%) XML
8 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 4 (19.05%) JMeter
9 4 (19.05%) Ajax
9 4 (19.05%) Load Testing
9 4 (19.05%) JPA
9 4 (19.05%) Java EE
9 4 (19.05%) Spring Web Flow
9 4 (19.05%) JSF

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 19 (90.48%) Tomcat
2 16 (76.19%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) FileNet
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) MPLS
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) RDBMS
1 12 (57.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (76.19%) Eclipse
2 12 (57.14%) Rational Application Developer
3 4 (19.05%) JMeter
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Maven
4 1 (4.76%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) Ant
4 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 16 (76.19%) Telecoms
1 16 (76.19%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Analyst
2 12 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (38.10%) Analyst Programmer
3 8 (38.10%) Programmer
3 8 (38.10%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 8 (38.10%) Senior Programmer
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) J2EE
1 18 (85.71%) Spring
2 17 (80.95%) CSS
2 17 (80.95%) Hibernate
3 16 (76.19%) HTML
4 13 (61.90%) JSP
5 6 (28.57%) Web Services
5 6 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) JSF
6 4 (19.05%) Ajax
6 4 (19.05%) Java EE
6 4 (19.05%) Spring Web Flow
6 4 (19.05%) JPA
7 1 (4.76%) MyBatis
7 1 (4.76%) Java SE
7 1 (4.76%) XSLT
7 1 (4.76%) J2SE
7 1 (4.76%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Unit Testing
2 12 (57.14%) RAD
3 4 (19.05%) Web Development
3 4 (19.05%) Load Testing
4 1 (4.76%) BDD
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) OO
4 1 (4.76%) OOD
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) TDD
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) VCP4
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Intel
3 2 (9.52%) Avaya
3 2 (9.52%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
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