The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 115 126 106
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 10 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.58% 0.21% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 0.48% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 20
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
WebSphere MQ
South West

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 Bristol region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
667 838 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.82% 43.02% 41.26%
Number of salaries quoted 626 773 721
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol 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 Bristol

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Bristol

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 31 (100.00%) SQL
1 31 (100.00%) Ant
1 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 31 (100.00%) OO
1 31 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 31 (100.00%) JMS
1 31 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 31 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 31 (100.00%) Spring
1 31 (100.00%) Maven
1 31 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 31 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 31 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
2 29 (93.55%) J2EE
3 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (83.87%) HTML
4 26 (83.87%) HTML5
4 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
4 26 (83.87%) Web Services
4 26 (83.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 26 (83.87%) AngularJS
5 22 (70.97%) Finance
6 20 (64.52%) Unit Testing
7 18 (58.06%) Banking
7 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
7 18 (58.06%) RDBMS
7 18 (58.06%) BEA
7 18 (58.06%) JBoss
7 18 (58.06%) XML

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 31 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (58.06%) JBoss
2 18 (58.06%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) RDBMS
1 18 (58.06%) Relational Database
1 18 (58.06%) SQL Server
2 13 (41.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (100.00%) Ant
1 31 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 31 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 31 (100.00%) Maven
2 18 (58.06%) JUnit
3 5 (16.13%) Eclipse RCP
3 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (70.97%) Finance
2 18 (58.06%) Banking
3 15 (48.39%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Java Engineer
2 18 (58.06%) Java Software Engineer
2 18 (58.06%) Software Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Graduate
5 4 (12.90%) Graduate Java Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) JMS
1 31 (100.00%) Spring
2 29 (93.55%) J2EE
3 26 (83.87%) AngularJS
3 26 (83.87%) HTML
3 26 (83.87%) HTML5
3 26 (83.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 26 (83.87%) Web Services
4 18 (58.06%) XML
4 18 (58.06%) XSLT
5 17 (54.84%) CSS
6 13 (41.94%) CSS3
6 13 (41.94%) REST
6 13 (41.94%) RESTful
6 13 (41.94%) Spring Boot
7 5 (16.13%) GWT
7 5 (16.13%) JSP
7 5 (16.13%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 31 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 31 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 31 (100.00%) N-Tier
2 16 (51.61%) Computer Science
2 16 (51.61%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) OO
1 31 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
2 27 (87.10%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (64.52%) Unit Testing
4 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
4 18 (58.06%) Translating Business Requirements
5 13 (41.94%) BDD
5 13 (41.94%) Microservices
6 11 (35.48%) Problem Management
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.13%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) TDD
7 5 (16.13%) UML
8 2 (6.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) SQL
2 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (51.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (51.61%) ISO15022
1 16 (51.61%) ISO20022
2 11 (35.48%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) BEA
1 18 (58.06%) Oracle
1 18 (58.06%) Sybase
2 5 (16.13%) Google
2 5 (16.13%) VMware