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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 100 104 109
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 21 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.16% 0.63% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.16% 1.37% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 2
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,250 £47,250
% change year-on-year
-3.95% -6.34%
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
664 732 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 36.69% 46.45% 37.95%
Number of salaries quoted 554 676 548
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in Bristol

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 44 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 43 (97.73%) SQL
2 43 (97.73%) IBM
3 42 (95.45%) SQL Server
4 40 (90.91%) Java
4 40 (90.91%) Oracle
4 40 (90.91%) Client/Server
4 40 (90.91%) JMS
4 40 (90.91%) N-Tier
5 39 (88.64%) Ant
5 39 (88.64%) JUnit
5 39 (88.64%) WebLogic
5 39 (88.64%) JSP
5 39 (88.64%) Servlets
5 39 (88.64%) XML
5 39 (88.64%) XSLT
5 39 (88.64%) UML
5 39 (88.64%) JBoss
5 39 (88.64%) Eclipse
5 39 (88.64%) RDBMS
5 39 (88.64%) Enterprise Software
5 39 (88.64%) Relational Database
6 35 (79.55%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (75.00%) J2EE
7 33 (75.00%) Finance
7 33 (75.00%) VMware
7 33 (75.00%) Banking
7 33 (75.00%) Spring
7 33 (75.00%) Software Engineering
7 33 (75.00%) Google

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 44 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 39 (88.64%) WebLogic
3 22 (50.00%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 4 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (95.45%) SQL Server
2 39 (88.64%) RDBMS
2 39 (88.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (88.64%) Ant
1 39 (88.64%) JUnit
1 39 (88.64%) Eclipse
2 33 (75.00%) Eclipse RCP
3 11 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (25.00%) Maven
3 11 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (75.00%) Finance
1 33 (75.00%) Banking
1 33 (75.00%) French Language
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Software Engineer
1 18 (40.91%) Java Software Engineer
2 11 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 11 (25.00%) Java Team Leader
3 7 (15.91%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Support Specialist
5 4 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 4 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (90.91%) JMS
2 39 (88.64%) JSP
2 39 (88.64%) Servlets
2 39 (88.64%) XML
2 39 (88.64%) XSLT
3 33 (75.00%) Spring
3 33 (75.00%) GWT
3 33 (75.00%) J2EE
4 22 (50.00%) OSGi
5 4 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (90.91%) Client/Server
1 40 (90.91%) N-Tier
2 39 (88.64%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
3 33 (75.00%) SWIFT
4 18 (40.91%) Computer Science
5 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) UML
2 35 (79.55%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 33 (75.00%) Unit Testing
4 22 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (50.00%) Scrum
4 22 (50.00%) TDD
5 18 (40.91%) Problem Management
6 15 (34.09%) Workflow
6 15 (34.09%) OOA/OOD
6 15 (34.09%) OO
7 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 43 (97.73%) SQL
2 40 (90.91%) Java
3 15 (34.09%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Degree
System Software
1 33 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 43 (97.73%) IBM
2 40 (90.91%) Oracle
3 39 (88.64%) JBoss
4 33 (75.00%) VMware
4 33 (75.00%) Google
5 4 (9.09%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) Citrix
5 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 4 (9.09%) Sage
5 4 (9.09%) Remedy