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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 112 100 119
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 5 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.25% 0.98% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 2.24% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 8
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
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
825 803 1014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 42.07% 43.78% 56.81%
Number of salaries quoted 739 703 949
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 14 (100.00%) Ant
1 14 (100.00%) JUnit
1 14 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 14 (100.00%) JSP
1 14 (100.00%) Servlets
1 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) XSLT
1 14 (100.00%) UML
1 14 (100.00%) JBoss
1 14 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 14 (100.00%) JMS
1 14 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 14 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 14 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (71.43%) Apache ServiceMix
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 10 (71.43%) Banking
2 10 (71.43%) Spring
2 10 (71.43%) Maven
2 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 10 (71.43%) Google
2 10 (71.43%) Degree

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 14 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 14 (100.00%) JBoss
1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (71.43%) Apache ServiceMix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 14 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Ant
1 14 (100.00%) JUnit
1 14 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 10 (71.43%) Maven
2 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (71.43%) Eclipse RCP
2 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
1 10 (71.43%) Banking
1 10 (71.43%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineer
1 10 (71.43%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) JSP
1 14 (100.00%) Servlets
1 14 (100.00%) XML
1 14 (100.00%) XSLT
1 14 (100.00%) JMS
2 10 (71.43%) Spring
2 10 (71.43%) GWT
2 10 (71.43%) OSGi
2 10 (71.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 14 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 14 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 10 (71.43%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (71.43%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) UML
2 10 (71.43%) Scrum
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
2 10 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 10 (71.43%) Problem Management
2 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Google