The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 67 71
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.20% 0.73% 0.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.22% 4.00% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Median salary - £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +45.45%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 82 125 97
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 16.43% 18.27% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71 115 85
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.67% +26.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,844 £25,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing WebSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Cardiff

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) EJB
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) Java SE
2 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (20.00%) JCAPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (80.00%) EJB
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Java SE
2 4 (80.00%) Middleware
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 4 (80.00%) Customer Insight
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Fiorano
2 1 (20.00%) InterSystems
2 1 (20.00%) VMware