The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 96 100
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.30% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.04% 2.16% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Median salary £50,750 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.87% +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 Wales with a requirement for application platform skills.

Application Platform Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 147 231 191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 14.79% 17.92% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 127 203 171
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £44,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

WebSphere
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for WebSphere in Wales

WebSphere
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere in Wales

WebSphere
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +17 3 £50,750 +26.87%
WebSphere
UK

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 Wales region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 34 (100.00%) SOAP
2 33 (97.06%) EJB
2 33 (97.06%) Java
2 33 (97.06%) SQL Server
2 33 (97.06%) Tomcat
2 33 (97.06%) Eclipse
2 33 (97.06%) IBM
2 33 (97.06%) Hibernate
2 33 (97.06%) Spring
2 33 (97.06%) Maven
2 33 (97.06%) REST
3 32 (94.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 32 (94.12%) Subversion
3 32 (94.12%) Unit Testing
3 32 (94.12%) Web Services
4 31 (91.18%) Java SE
4 31 (91.18%) Software Engineering
5 30 (88.24%) RESTful
5 30 (88.24%) Continuous Deployment
6 29 (85.29%) User Experience
6 29 (85.29%) Performance Optimisation
6 29 (85.29%) Customer Insight
6 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (85.29%) BDD
6 29 (85.29%) .NET Framework
6 29 (85.29%) Test Automation
6 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (85.29%) .NET
6 29 (85.29%) C#
6 29 (85.29%) IIS

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 33 (97.06%) Tomcat
2 29 (85.29%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.94%) JCAPS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (97.06%) SQL Server
2 32 (94.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 33 (97.06%) Eclipse
1 33 (97.06%) Maven
2 32 (94.12%) Subversion
3 29 (85.29%) Visual Studio
4 6 (17.65%) Artifactory
4 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 5 (14.71%) IntelliJ
6 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
6 4 (11.76%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.94%) Ant
7 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (88.24%) Software Engineer
2 15 (44.12%) Java Engineer
2 15 (44.12%) Java Software Engineer
3 14 (41.18%) .NET Software Engineer
3 14 (41.18%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) SOAP
2 33 (97.06%) EJB
2 33 (97.06%) Hibernate
2 33 (97.06%) REST
2 33 (97.06%) Spring
3 32 (94.12%) Web Services
4 31 (91.18%) Java SE
5 30 (88.24%) RESTful
6 29 (85.29%) .NET
6 29 (85.29%) .NET Framework
6 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET
6 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (85.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 25 (73.53%) Middleware
8 6 (17.65%) Play Framework
9 1 (2.94%) J2EE
9 1 (2.94%) JDBC
9 1 (2.94%) JMS
9 1 (2.94%) XML
9 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 29 (85.29%) User Experience
2 24 (70.59%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Unit Testing
2 31 (91.18%) Software Engineering
3 30 (88.24%) Continuous Deployment
4 29 (85.29%) BDD
4 29 (85.29%) Customer Insight
4 29 (85.29%) MVC
4 29 (85.29%) Performance Optimisation
4 29 (85.29%) TDD
4 29 (85.29%) Test Automation
5 28 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (73.53%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 6 (17.65%) Functional Programming
8 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.94%) ITIL
8 1 (2.94%) Kanban
8 1 (2.94%) Migration
8 1 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Release Management
8 1 (2.94%) Scrum
8 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) Java
2 29 (85.29%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) C++
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (82.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 28 (82.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) IBM
2 1 (2.94%) Fiorano
2 1 (2.94%) InterSystems
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) VMware