The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 252 249 223
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -26
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 6 7 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.082% 0.098% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.24% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 43
Average salary £45,000 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £48,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.79% -2.50%
WebSphere MQ
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2828 2924 3299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.86% 40.87% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2320 2461 2918
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in the East of England

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 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
Hertfordshire - 6 £45,000 -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
1 11 (100.00%) Solaris
1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (90.91%) Java EE
2 10 (90.91%) XPath
2 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 10 (90.91%) Computer Science
2 10 (90.91%) Spring MVC
2 10 (90.91%) JAXB
2 10 (90.91%) SAX
2 10 (90.91%) IPv4
2 10 (90.91%) Banking
2 10 (90.91%) Subversion
2 10 (90.91%) Spring
2 10 (90.91%) JSF
2 10 (90.91%) Maven
2 10 (90.91%) Sun Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Financial Institution
2 10 (90.91%) MVC
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 10 (90.91%) Hibernate
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) AIX
2 10 (90.91%) HPUX
2 10 (90.91%) OO
2 10 (90.91%) Client/Server

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) GlassFish
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Tuxedo
2 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (9.09%) iPlanet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) IPv4
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Subversion
1 10 (90.91%) Maven
1 10 (90.91%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (90.91%) Banking
1 10 (90.91%) Financial Institution
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Java Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Senior Java Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Senior Developer
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) Java EE
1 10 (90.91%) Spring MVC
1 10 (90.91%) JAXB
1 10 (90.91%) SAX
1 10 (90.91%) Spring
1 10 (90.91%) JSF
1 10 (90.91%) Hibernate
1 10 (90.91%) EJB
1 10 (90.91%) JDBC
1 10 (90.91%) JSP
1 10 (90.91%) Servlets
1 10 (90.91%) SOAP
1 10 (90.91%) Struts
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
1 10 (90.91%) XML
1 10 (90.91%) XSD
1 10 (90.91%) DOM
1 10 (90.91%) XSLT
1 10 (90.91%) jQuery
1 10 (90.91%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) Computer Science
1 10 (90.91%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) UNIX
1 11 (100.00%) Solaris
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) AIX
2 10 (90.91%) HPUX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) zOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) MVC
1 10 (90.91%) OO
1 10 (90.91%) Multithreading
1 10 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) XPath
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 10 (90.91%) C
2 10 (90.91%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
1 10 (90.91%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (90.91%) VirtualBox
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 1 (9.09%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) BMC
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) NetIQ