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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 188 192 217
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +25
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 3 37 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.082% 0.69% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 2.41% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 32 5
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%

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
1247 1537 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 33.89% 28.72% 25.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1084 1359 1123
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 18 January 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
Reading - 3 £65,000 -
WebSphere MQ
South East

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (94.74%) Middleware
3 15 (78.95%) XML
4 14 (73.68%) SQL
4 14 (73.68%) Oracle
4 14 (73.68%) ETL
5 13 (68.42%) IBM
6 12 (63.16%) ITIL
6 12 (63.16%) Finance
6 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (63.16%) Waterfall
7 9 (47.37%) RPG IV
7 9 (47.37%) iSeries
7 9 (47.37%) RPG
7 9 (47.37%) XML Messaging
8 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
9 5 (26.32%) .NET
9 5 (26.32%) C#
9 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
9 5 (26.32%) Linux
9 5 (26.32%) UML
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (26.32%) MVC
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (26.32%) Open Source
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (21.05%) SOA

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 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
2 3 (15.79%) MQSeries
2 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) LDAP
1 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Applications Support
2 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Applications Support Analyst
2 11 (57.89%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Middleware Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Middleware Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Software Architect
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) Middleware
2 15 (78.95%) XML
3 9 (47.37%) XML Messaging
4 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) LAMP
7 2 (10.53%) CSS
7 2 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (5.26%) REST
8 1 (5.26%) SOAP
8 1 (5.26%) XSD
8 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) iSeries
2 1 (5.26%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) CentOS
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ETL
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 12 (63.16%) Waterfall
3 5 (26.32%) MVC
3 5 (26.32%) Open Source
3 5 (26.32%) UML
4 4 (21.05%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Data Security
6 2 (10.53%) Presales
7 1 (5.26%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) RPG
2 9 (47.37%) RPG IV
3 5 (26.32%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.79%) Perl
5 3 (15.79%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 3 (15.79%) Tcl
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 13 (68.42%) IBM
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat