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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 218 198 210
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 6 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.11% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.93% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 4
Average salary £65,000 £55,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.11%
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
1627 1825 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.55% 32.34% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1396 1546 1547
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -15 2 £47,500 -24.00%
Bracknell -4 1 £85,000 +54.54%
WebSphere MQ
South East

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere MQ.

1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (86.67%) IBM
3 8 (53.33%) UNIX
3 8 (53.33%) AIX
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) Java
6 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (33.33%) Apache
6 5 (33.33%) OO
6 5 (33.33%) ClearCase
6 5 (33.33%) ETL
6 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
7 4 (26.67%) Time Management
7 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (26.67%) SOA
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Spring
7 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) Retail
7 4 (26.67%) DataPower
7 4 (26.67%) Middleware
7 4 (26.67%) RequisitePro
7 4 (26.67%) ClearQuest
7 4 (26.67%) Ab Initio
7 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (26.67%) Rational Rose

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere MQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (26.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (13.33%) JBoss
5 1 (6.67%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
1 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
1 1 (6.67%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) WLAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 4 (26.67%) Rational Rose
2 4 (26.67%) RequisitePro
2 4 (26.67%) ClearQuest
3 1 (6.67%) Introscope
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Ab Initio Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) J2EE
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
1 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) Worklight
2 1 (6.67%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (6.67%) BAPI
2 1 (6.67%) SAP XI
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (26.67%) DataPower
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) iSeries
2 1 (6.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) AIX
1 8 (53.33%) UNIX
2 4 (26.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) OO
1 5 (33.33%) ETL
1 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
2 4 (26.67%) Time Management
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) SOA
2 4 (26.67%) UML
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 4 (26.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Jython
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) ABAP
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) IBM
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Ab Initio
3 2 (13.33%) webMethods
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) MKS
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) AppDynamics