The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 185 228 215
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -13
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 12 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.29% 0.33% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 1.09% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 4
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £42,500 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,700 £58,800
UK excluding London median salary £53,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+17.77% +4.65%
WebSphere MQ
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1271 1835 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.44% 30.73% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1619 1095
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in Berkshire

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Slough +18 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Reading +29 3 £65,000 +36.84%
WebSphere MQ
South East

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 33 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 29 (87.88%) Middleware
3 23 (69.70%) XML
4 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 20 (60.61%) ITIL
5 20 (60.61%) ETL
6 19 (57.58%) SQL
6 19 (57.58%) Oracle
7 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (54.55%) Waterfall
8 17 (51.52%) Finance
9 15 (45.45%) SOA
10 14 (42.42%) IBM
11 13 (39.39%) UML
11 13 (39.39%) .NET
11 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (33.33%) Open Source
12 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (33.33%) MVC
12 11 (33.33%) C#
12 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
12 11 (33.33%) Linux
12 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 9 (27.27%) RPG IV
13 9 (27.27%) iSeries
13 9 (27.27%) XML Messaging
13 9 (27.27%) Web Services

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (24.24%) Apache
2 8 (24.24%) IIS
2 8 (24.24%) JBoss
2 8 (24.24%) MQSeries
2 8 (24.24%) Tomcat
2 8 (24.24%) WebLogic
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (15.15%) PaaS
2 5 (15.15%) SaaS
3 1 (3.03%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) LDAP
1 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) MySQL
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Applications Support
2 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 13 (39.39%) Applications Support Analyst
2 13 (39.39%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Linux Support
4 3 (9.09%) Middleware Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Middleware Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Software Architect
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) Middleware
2 23 (69.70%) XML
3 13 (39.39%) .NET
4 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 9 (27.27%) Web Services
5 9 (27.27%) XML Messaging
6 8 (24.24%) LAMP
7 3 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (6.06%) CSS
9 1 (3.03%) REST
9 1 (3.03%) SOAP
9 1 (3.03%) XSD
9 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) iSeries
2 1 (3.03%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) CentOS
2 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (24.24%) Unix
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) ETL
1 20 (60.61%) ITIL
2 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (54.55%) Waterfall
3 15 (45.45%) SOA
4 13 (39.39%) UML
5 11 (33.33%) MVC
5 11 (33.33%) Open Source
6 8 (24.24%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.09%) Presales
8 2 (6.06%) Data Security
9 1 (3.03%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) SQL
2 11 (33.33%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) RPG
3 9 (27.27%) RPG IV
4 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
4 8 (24.24%) Perl
4 8 (24.24%) Python
4 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
4 8 (24.24%) Tcl
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Oracle
2 14 (42.42%) IBM
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat