The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 95 101 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 14 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.01% 0.59% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.29% 3.29% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 9
Average salary £31,587 £30,565 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.34% -5.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,939 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,173 £35,900 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
WebSphere
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
192 243 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.86% 18.07% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 167 216 183
Average salary £30,500 £33,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.57% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Wales

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

WebSphere Salary Trend in Wales

WebSphere
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
South Wales -5 9 £31,587 +3.34%
North Wales - 5 - -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 20 (66.67%) IBM
2 18 (60.00%) Finance
3 16 (53.33%) Tomcat
4 14 (46.67%) Java
4 14 (46.67%) AS400
5 12 (40.00%) HTTP
5 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (36.67%) Windows
6 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
6 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (36.67%) VMware
7 10 (33.33%) Apache
8 9 (30.00%) DNS
8 9 (30.00%) DHCP
8 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (26.67%) OS/400
9 8 (26.67%) Linux
10 7 (23.33%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (23.33%) VCP5
10 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (16.67%) Maven
11 5 (16.67%) Ruby
11 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
11 5 (16.67%) QA
11 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
11 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (16.67%) Jetty
11 5 (16.67%) Network Security
11 5 (16.67%) CentOS

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 16 (53.33%) Tomcat
2 10 (33.33%) Apache
3 7 (23.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (16.67%) Jetty
4 5 (16.67%) IIS
4 5 (16.67%) nginx
4 5 (16.67%) OpenStack
5 4 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (13.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.33%) JBoss
6 1 (3.33%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
1 5 (16.67%) PaaS
1 5 (16.67%) Route 53
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) HTTP
2 9 (30.00%) DNS
2 9 (30.00%) DHCP
3 5 (16.67%) Firewall
3 5 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Maven
1 5 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 5 (16.67%) Hudson
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (16.67%) JUnit
2 4 (13.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (13.33%) JMeter
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Advertising
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
1 11 (36.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (30.00%) Applications Support
3 7 (23.33%) Support Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Support
5 4 (13.33%) Consultant
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Servlets
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) XML
2 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
2 4 (13.33%) Spring
2 4 (13.33%) JSF
2 4 (13.33%) Ajax
2 4 (13.33%) Java EE
2 4 (13.33%) Spring Web Flow
2 4 (13.33%) JPA
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) J2EE
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) AS400
2 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 5 (16.67%) iSeries
3 5 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
1 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) OS/400
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) AIX
4 5 (16.67%) UNIX
4 5 (16.67%) CentOS
5 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 5 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
1 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (16.67%) Open Source
1 5 (16.67%) JVM Tuning
1 5 (16.67%) DevOps
1 5 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
2 4 (13.33%) SDLC
2 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (13.33%) Load Testing
2 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (13.33%) Web Development
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (16.67%) Ruby
2 5 (16.67%) COBOL
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (23.33%) VCP5
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
1 5 (16.67%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) IBM
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) VMware
4 5 (16.67%) RightScale
4 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (13.33%) Lotus