The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 724 635 504
Rank change year-on-year
-89 -131
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 152 228 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.22% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.55% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 108 164 290
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +7.78%
WebSphere MQ
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39472 41683 43343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.02% 40.92% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 33685 36329 38333
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in England

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in England

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in England

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
London -57 61 £65,000 - 7
North West -8 31 £45,000 -
South East -26 22 £47,500 -5.00%
East Midlands - 16 £42,500 -
South West -33 10 £33,500 -25.55%
Yorkshire -37 7 £42,500 -27.65% 3
East of England - 5 £65,000 - 1
WebSphere MQ
UK

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 340 (95.24%) WebSphere
2 203 (56.86%) Linux
3 177 (49.58%) Oracle
4 176 (49.30%) Java
5 166 (46.50%) IBM
6 147 (41.18%) Finance
7 137 (38.38%) UNIX
8 132 (36.97%) SQL
9 129 (36.13%) XML
9 129 (36.13%) JMS
10 114 (31.93%) Windows
11 111 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
12 95 (26.61%) Spring
13 90 (25.21%) Middleware
14 87 (24.37%) Tomcat
14 87 (24.37%) Banking
15 86 (24.09%) SQL Server
16 84 (23.53%) Solaris
16 84 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 82 (22.97%) Red Hat
18 80 (22.41%) Maven
19 79 (22.13%) WebLogic
20 75 (21.01%) JBoss
21 73 (20.45%) XSLT
22 70 (19.61%) Software Engineering
23 66 (18.49%) Servlets
24 61 (17.09%) Relational Database
25 60 (16.81%) J2EE
26 57 (15.97%) JUnit
26 57 (15.97%) VMware

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 340 (95.24%) WebSphere
2 87 (24.37%) Tomcat
3 79 (22.13%) WebLogic
4 75 (21.01%) JBoss
5 56 (15.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 43 (12.04%) Apache
7 27 (7.56%) GlassFish
8 26 (7.28%) MQSeries
9 23 (6.44%) Apache ServiceMix
10 19 (5.32%) BizTalk Server
11 16 (4.48%) IBM HTTP Server
12 13 (3.64%) IIS
13 10 (2.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 10 (2.80%) WebSphere Process Server
14 8 (2.24%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
15 6 (1.68%) Adobe CQ
15 6 (1.68%) SharePoint
16 5 (1.40%) Tuxedo
16 5 (1.40%) iPlanet
16 5 (1.40%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) SAP R/3
2 3 (0.84%) SAP GRC
3 2 (0.56%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.56%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.56%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.56%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.28%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (15.41%) HTTP
2 39 (10.92%) SAN
3 36 (10.08%) SSL
4 25 (7.00%) Firewall
5 24 (6.72%) LDAP
6 20 (5.60%) FTP
7 15 (4.20%) NAS
8 14 (3.92%) TCP/IP
8 14 (3.92%) DNS
9 13 (3.64%) iSCSI
10 10 (2.80%) Internet
11 8 (2.24%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.84%) Network Security
13 2 (0.56%) WAN
13 2 (0.56%) SMTP
14 1 (0.28%) LAN
14 1 (0.28%) WLAN
14 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (24.09%) SQL Server
2 61 (17.09%) Relational Database
3 51 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 50 (14.01%) Oracle Database
5 47 (13.17%) DB2
6 29 (8.12%) Hazelcast
7 28 (7.84%) MySQL
8 26 (7.28%) Big Data
9 19 (5.32%) Oracle Exadata
10 9 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.12%) Sybase IQ
13 3 (0.84%) SAP BW
13 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.56%) Adabas
14 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.56%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
15 1 (0.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 80 (22.41%) Maven
2 57 (15.97%) JUnit
3 43 (12.04%) Cucumber
4 39 (10.92%) Jenkins
5 35 (9.80%) Git (software)
6 32 (8.96%) Eclipse
7 31 (8.68%) Ant
8 24 (6.72%) Selenium
8 24 (6.72%) JBehave
9 23 (6.44%) Eclipse RCP
10 20 (5.60%) Subversion
11 16 (4.48%) JMeter
12 6 (1.68%) JIRA
12 6 (1.68%) Visual Studio
13 4 (1.12%) ClearCase
13 4 (1.12%) CruiseControl
14 3 (0.84%) ClearQuest
15 2 (0.56%) NUnit
15 2 (0.56%) JProfiler
15 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 147 (41.18%) Finance
2 87 (24.37%) Banking
3 32 (8.96%) Telecoms
4 25 (7.00%) French Language
5 15 (4.20%) Investment Banking
6 13 (3.64%) Back Office
7 12 (3.36%) Retail
8 8 (2.24%) Front Office
9 7 (1.96%) Games
10 4 (1.12%) Legal
10 4 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.56%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.28%) International Banking
13 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 120 (33.61%) Developer
2 83 (23.25%) Java Developer
3 57 (15.97%) Architect
4 40 (11.20%) Software Engineer
5 33 (9.24%) Administrator
6 27 (7.56%) Applications Support
7 26 (7.28%) Solutions Architect
7 26 (7.28%) Analyst
8 24 (6.72%) Senior Developer
9 21 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
9 21 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
10 20 (5.60%) Consultant
11 18 (5.04%) WebSphere Administrator
12 17 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
12 17 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
13 16 (4.48%) Senior Architect
13 16 (4.48%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 16 (4.48%) Support Analyst
13 16 (4.48%) C++ Developer
14 14 (3.92%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (36.13%) XML
1 129 (36.13%) JMS
2 95 (26.61%) Spring
3 90 (25.21%) Middleware
4 73 (20.45%) XSLT
5 66 (18.49%) Servlets
6 60 (16.81%) J2EE
7 50 (14.01%) Web Services
8 40 (11.20%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 37 (10.36%) SOAP
10 36 (10.08%) J2SE
10 36 (10.08%) XML Schema
10 36 (10.08%) Grails
11 34 (9.52%) SAX
11 34 (9.52%) DOM
12 32 (8.96%) JSP
12 32 (8.96%) RESTful
13 31 (8.68%) REST
14 30 (8.40%) JDBC
15 27 (7.56%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.04%) Computer Science
2 37 (10.36%) Enterprise Software
3 35 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (9.52%) SWIFT
5 33 (9.24%) N-Tier
6 32 (8.96%) Client/Server
7 23 (6.44%) Inversion of Control
7 23 (6.44%) DataPower
8 19 (5.32%) Clustering
9 18 (5.04%) FlexPod
10 13 (3.64%) Hedge funds
10 13 (3.64%) Mainframe
10 13 (3.64%) Management Information System
11 11 (3.08%) Derivative
12 10 (2.80%) iSeries
13 9 (2.52%) Open Source
14 8 (2.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 4 (1.12%) Blackberry
15 4 (1.12%) Mathematics
15 4 (1.12%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 203 (56.86%) Linux
2 137 (38.38%) UNIX
3 114 (31.93%) Windows
4 84 (23.53%) Solaris
4 84 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 53 (14.85%) AIX
6 34 (9.52%) zOS
6 34 (9.52%) Android
7 33 (9.24%) HPUX
8 20 (5.60%) SUSE
9 18 (5.04%) OS/400
10 9 (2.52%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (2.52%) CentOS
11 5 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.12%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (19.61%) Software Engineering
3 56 (15.69%) TDD
4 55 (15.41%) Scrum
5 46 (12.89%) UML
6 43 (12.04%) Mentoring
7 37 (10.36%) Unit Testing
8 33 (9.24%) SOA
9 31 (8.68%) ITIL
10 30 (8.40%) Problem Management
11 28 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (7.84%) Enterprise Architecture
12 27 (7.56%) BDD
13 25 (7.00%) Complex Event Processing
13 25 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
14 24 (6.72%) Dependency Injection
14 24 (6.72%) Coaching
15 23 (6.44%) OO
16 18 (5.04%) Configuration Management
16 18 (5.04%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 176 (49.30%) Java
2 132 (36.97%) SQL
3 44 (12.32%) Shell Script
4 40 (11.20%) Perl
5 36 (10.08%) XPath
6 23 (6.44%) C++
7 22 (6.16%) C
8 20 (5.60%) Bash Shell
9 18 (5.04%) Groovy
9 18 (5.04%) Korn
10 13 (3.64%) PL/SQL
11 11 (3.08%) C#
11 11 (3.08%) Python
12 10 (2.80%) Jython
13 7 (1.96%) JCL
13 7 (1.96%) AWK
13 7 (1.96%) sed
13 7 (1.96%) VBA
14 3 (0.84%) ABAP
14 3 (0.84%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 56 (15.69%) Degree
2 10 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.24%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.68%) IBM Certification
5 4 (1.12%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) MCP
6 1 (0.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.40%) ISO 9001
1 5 (1.40%) QA
2 3 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (7.56%) Hyper-V
3 23 (6.44%) Oracle RAC
4 20 (5.60%) Active Directory
5 18 (5.04%) KVM
6 11 (3.08%) vSphere
7 7 (1.96%) Tivoli Directory Server
8 3 (0.84%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.28%) Firmware
9 1 (0.28%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.28%) RACF
Systems Management
1 50 (14.01%) Tivoli
2 14 (3.92%) NetBackup
3 9 (2.52%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 7 (1.96%) Control-M
5 5 (1.40%) OpenAM
6 4 (1.12%) BMC Performance Manager
7 3 (0.84%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.56%) OMEGAMON
9 1 (0.28%) CA Endevor
9 1 (0.28%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 177 (49.58%) Oracle
2 166 (46.50%) IBM
3 82 (22.97%) Red Hat
4 57 (15.97%) VMware
5 46 (12.89%) Microsoft
6 34 (9.52%) HP
7 32 (8.96%) Symantec
7 32 (8.96%) NetApp
8 23 (6.44%) Google
9 22 (6.16%) BMC
10 21 (5.88%) EMC
11 19 (5.32%) Cisco
12 18 (5.04%) CheckPoint
12 18 (5.04%) CA
12 18 (5.04%) Juniper
12 18 (5.04%) SAP
12 18 (5.04%) Brocade
13 14 (3.92%) Reuters
14 12 (3.36%) Sybase
14 12 (3.36%) Sun
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