Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 6 months to 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 94 121
Rank change year-on-year -22 +27 +5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 5 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.31% 1.06% 0.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.77% 4.90% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 13
South Wales median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +21.43% -4.11%
10th Percentile £28,700 £28,750 £33,173
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,000 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +29.41% +21.43% -4.11%

WebSphere is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 283 306 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 17.39% 21.64% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 261 290 373
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £34,678 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.35% -7.53% +10.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,375 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,500 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +10.29%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere 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 in South Wales.

Salary trend for WebSphere in South Wales

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in South Wales

WebSphere
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -17 4 £55,000 - 1
Newport -2 1 £30,000 -29.41%
WebSphere
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (20.00%) EJB
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Nagios
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Java SE
4 1 (20.00%) iBATIS

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Jetty
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer - Fintech
3 1 (20.00%) Mid-Level Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) EJB
2 1 (20.00%) iBATIS
2 1 (20.00%) Java SE
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Java 8
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Graphite
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) Salt
2 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) New Relic