The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 86 96 85
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 14 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.12% 0.40% 0.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.67% 2.11% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
247 237 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.74% 18.76% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 198 224 241
Average salary £35,783 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.71% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,785 £22,677
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £43,388
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
WebSphere
UK

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

WebSphere Salary Histogram 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 23 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +11 13 £38,783 +29.27% 4
West Wales - 1 £30,000 -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 26 (83.87%) SQL
1 26 (83.87%) Tomcat
2 25 (80.65%) Java
3 24 (77.42%) JSP
4 23 (74.19%) J2EE
5 22 (70.97%) WebSphere Application Server
5 22 (70.97%) Hibernate
5 22 (70.97%) Spring
6 21 (67.74%) Eclipse
7 20 (64.52%) RAD
7 20 (64.52%) HTML
8 17 (54.84%) CSS
8 17 (54.84%) IBM
8 17 (54.84%) Unit Testing
8 17 (54.84%) Relational Database
9 16 (51.61%) Degree
9 16 (51.61%) RDBMS
10 15 (48.39%) Telecoms
10 15 (48.39%) Banking
10 15 (48.39%) Rational Application Developer
11 9 (29.03%) JBoss
11 9 (29.03%) XML
11 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
12 6 (19.35%) Finance
12 6 (19.35%) Ajax
13 5 (16.13%) VMware
13 5 (16.13%) Firewall
13 5 (16.13%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (16.13%) Intel
13 5 (16.13%) Avaya

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 26 (83.87%) Tomcat
2 22 (70.97%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (16.13%) Apache
4 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
4 4 (12.90%) Mule
5 1 (3.23%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) LAN
1 5 (16.13%) WAN
1 5 (16.13%) DHCP
1 5 (16.13%) DNS
1 5 (16.13%) Firewall
1 5 (16.13%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (12.90%) MPLS
2 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) Relational Database
2 16 (51.61%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Eclipse
2 15 (48.39%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 15 (48.39%) Telecoms
1 15 (48.39%) Banking
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Programmer
4 8 (25.81%) Analyst Programmer
5 7 (22.58%) Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Programmer
6 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Programmer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.23%) J2EE Analyst Programmer
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (3.23%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) JSP
2 23 (74.19%) J2EE
3 22 (70.97%) Hibernate
3 22 (70.97%) Spring
4 20 (64.52%) HTML
5 17 (54.84%) CSS
6 9 (29.03%) XML
7 6 (19.35%) Ajax
8 4 (12.90%) .NET
9 2 (6.45%) J2SE
10 1 (3.23%) SOAP
10 1 (3.23%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) iSeries
2 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) RAD
2 17 (54.84%) Unit Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.23%) Time Management
5 1 (3.23%) UML
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) SQL
2 25 (80.65%) Java
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.68%) VB
6 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.23%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) IBM
2 9 (29.03%) JBoss
3 5 (16.13%) Intel
3 5 (16.13%) Avaya
3 5 (16.13%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe
5 1 (3.23%) ILOG
5 1 (3.23%) Kofax
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday