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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 603 696 654
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -42
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 281 203 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 0.47% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 179 168 162
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,500 £79,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
38607 42805 40861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.76% 39.14% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33262 36689 35616
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 July 2015.

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 July 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
London +108 159 £60,000 +9.09% 10
South East +12 29 £55,000 -15.38% 3
South West -7 29 £49,000 +15.29%
North West -10 28 £52,500 +23.52%
East of England +8 12 - -
Yorkshire -15 9 £47,000 +25.33% 2
East Midlands -1 8 £38,000 -10.58% 1
West Midlands -5 6 £52,500 +10.52%
North East - 1 - - 2
WebSphere MQ
UK

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 477 (95.02%) WebSphere
2 264 (52.59%) IBM
3 260 (51.79%) Java
4 228 (45.42%) Finance
5 201 (40.04%) Linux
6 190 (37.85%) Banking
7 164 (32.67%) UNIX
8 159 (31.67%) DB2
9 154 (30.68%) Oracle
9 154 (30.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 154 (30.68%) Windows
10 153 (30.48%) SQL
11 150 (29.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 139 (27.69%) JMS
13 123 (24.50%) Middleware
14 122 (24.30%) SQL Server
15 110 (21.91%) Retail
16 103 (20.52%) Spring
17 102 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
18 96 (19.12%) Web Services
19 95 (18.92%) XSLT
20 93 (18.53%) J2EE
21 87 (17.33%) AIX
22 85 (16.93%) XML
22 85 (16.93%) REST
23 84 (16.73%) Microsoft
24 79 (15.74%) Relational Database
25 78 (15.54%) Solaris
26 74 (14.74%) Mentoring
27 73 (14.54%) SOA

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 477 (95.02%) WebSphere
2 154 (30.68%) WebSphere Application Server
3 67 (13.35%) Tomcat
4 57 (11.35%) WebLogic
5 53 (10.56%) JBoss
5 53 (10.56%) MQSeries
6 45 (8.96%) Apache
7 34 (6.77%) Apache ServiceMix
8 32 (6.37%) CICS
9 28 (5.58%) IIS
10 23 (4.58%) Jetty
11 22 (4.38%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 19 (3.78%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (1.59%) Mule
14 7 (1.39%) SharePoint
15 5 (1.00%) CMS
16 4 (0.80%) Umbraco
16 4 (0.80%) Mule ESB
16 4 (0.80%) Orchard CMS
17 3 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 23 (4.58%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.39%) MS Office
3 16 (3.19%) Mingle
4 9 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (2.19%) thinkFolio
1 11 (2.19%) Markit EDM
2 10 (1.99%) LatentZero
3 8 (1.59%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Documaker
4 1 (0.20%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.78%) IBM PureFlex
2 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.60%) PaaS
2 3 (0.60%) IaaS
3 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.56%) SAN
2 27 (5.38%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.19%) FTP
3 16 (3.19%) SSL
4 14 (2.79%) iSCSI
4 14 (2.79%) NAS
5 9 (1.79%) Internet
6 8 (1.59%) HTTP
6 8 (1.59%) DNS
6 8 (1.59%) DHCP
6 8 (1.59%) Multicast
7 6 (1.20%) Firewall
8 4 (0.80%) LAN
8 4 (0.80%) WAN
9 3 (0.60%) LDAP
9 3 (0.60%) DMZ
9 3 (0.60%) AMQP
10 2 (0.40%) SSH
11 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.20%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (31.67%) DB2
2 122 (24.30%) SQL Server
3 79 (15.74%) Relational Database
4 65 (12.95%) RDBMS
5 33 (6.57%) BusinessObjects
5 33 (6.57%) Oracle Database
6 29 (5.78%) MySQL
7 24 (4.78%) Oracle Exadata
8 15 (2.99%) Adabas
8 15 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (2.39%) Sybase IQ
10 8 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.39%) LogicBlox
11 7 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.40%) Big Data
15 1 (0.20%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 58 (11.55%) JUnit
2 43 (8.57%) Jenkins
3 41 (8.17%) Maven
4 36 (7.17%) Eclipse
4 36 (7.17%) Cucumber
5 35 (6.97%) Git (software)
6 28 (5.58%) jMock
6 28 (5.58%) Ant
7 22 (4.38%) Subversion
8 20 (3.98%) Eclipse RCP
8 20 (3.98%) JIRA
9 9 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (1.59%) JBehave
10 8 (1.59%) Gradle
11 7 (1.39%) Selenium
12 6 (1.20%) NUnit
12 6 (1.20%) Hudson
13 5 (1.00%) SpecFlow
13 5 (1.00%) FitNesse
13 5 (1.00%) HP UFT
General
1 228 (45.42%) Finance
2 190 (37.85%) Banking
3 110 (21.91%) Retail
4 19 (3.78%) Retail Banking
5 17 (3.39%) Back Office
6 15 (2.99%) Investment Banking
7 13 (2.59%) Front Office
8 11 (2.19%) French Language
9 10 (1.99%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.20%) Private Banking
11 5 (1.00%) International Banking
11 5 (1.00%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.40%) Law
12 2 (0.40%) Games
13 1 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 114 (22.71%) Developer
2 74 (14.74%) Analyst
3 62 (12.35%) Architect
4 59 (11.75%) Technical Specialist
5 53 (10.56%) Java Developer
6 43 (8.57%) Consultant
7 41 (8.17%) Solutions Architect
8 39 (7.77%) Administrator
9 32 (6.37%) Infrastructure Architect
9 32 (6.37%) Technical Consultant
10 30 (5.98%) Software Engineer
11 27 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
12 26 (5.18%) Java Software Engineer
12 26 (5.18%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 23 (4.58%) Support Analyst
14 21 (4.18%) Middleware Developer
15 20 (3.98%) WebSphere Specialist
16 18 (3.59%) Middleware Analyst
17 17 (3.39%) WebSphere Developer
17 17 (3.39%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (29.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 139 (27.69%) JMS
3 123 (24.50%) Middleware
4 103 (20.52%) Spring
5 96 (19.12%) Web Services
6 95 (18.92%) XSLT
7 93 (18.53%) J2EE
8 85 (16.93%) XML
8 85 (16.93%) REST
9 63 (12.55%) .NET
10 60 (11.95%) Hibernate
11 56 (11.16%) SOAP
12 51 (10.16%) Java EE
13 33 (6.57%) Struts
14 32 (6.37%) ASP.NET
14 32 (6.37%) ISPF
15 30 (5.98%) WCF
15 30 (5.98%) Rendezvous
16 28 (5.58%) JSP
16 28 (5.58%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 56 (11.16%) Computer Science
2 49 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (8.17%) Mainframe
4 36 (7.17%) N-Tier
5 24 (4.78%) FlexPod
5 24 (4.78%) Data Centre
6 23 (4.58%) SWIFT
6 23 (4.58%) Client/Server
7 20 (3.98%) Inversion of Control
8 19 (3.78%) Management Information System
9 15 (2.99%) Clustering
10 14 (2.79%) Replication
10 14 (2.79%) EqualLogic
10 14 (2.79%) DataPower
11 12 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (2.39%) Online Banking
12 10 (1.99%) Data Integration
13 8 (1.59%) Credit Risk
13 8 (1.59%) PKI
13 8 (1.59%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 201 (40.04%) Linux
2 164 (32.67%) UNIX
3 154 (30.68%) Windows
4 87 (17.33%) AIX
5 78 (15.54%) Solaris
6 44 (8.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 35 (6.97%) zOS
8 32 (6.37%) MVS
9 24 (4.78%) SUSE
9 24 (4.78%) HPUX
9 24 (4.78%) OS/400
10 8 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.20%) Android
11 1 (0.20%) OS/390
11 1 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (14.74%) Mentoring
3 73 (14.54%) SOA
4 67 (13.35%) SDLC
5 57 (11.35%) Coaching
6 55 (10.96%) Software Engineering
7 48 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (9.36%) TDD
8 47 (9.36%) UML
9 44 (8.76%) Scrum
10 43 (8.57%) Unit Testing
11 41 (8.17%) Problem Management
12 40 (7.97%) Asset Management
13 34 (6.77%) OO
13 34 (6.77%) Change Management
13 34 (6.77%) Domain-Driven Design
14 24 (4.78%) Infrastructure Management
14 24 (4.78%) Converged Infrastructure
14 24 (4.78%) Business Continuity
15 23 (4.58%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 260 (51.79%) Java
2 153 (30.48%) SQL
3 68 (13.55%) C#
4 60 (11.95%) Perl
5 47 (9.36%) JCL
6 32 (6.37%) COBOL
7 24 (4.78%) C
8 23 (4.58%) VB
9 21 (4.18%) PowerShell
10 20 (3.98%) Shell Script
11 19 (3.78%) JavaScript
11 19 (3.78%) Bash Shell
12 15 (2.99%) VB6
12 15 (2.99%) NATURAL
12 15 (2.99%) VB.NET
13 12 (2.39%) C++
14 8 (1.59%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.59%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.39%) Prolog
16 5 (1.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 63 (12.55%) Degree
2 9 (1.79%) IBM Certification
3 5 (1.00%) ISEB
4 3 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.60%) MCSE
4 3 (0.60%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.60%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.40%) CCIE
6 1 (0.20%) CCNA
6 1 (0.20%) MCP
6 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.20%) IC3 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (11.75%) QA
2 3 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (10.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (4.78%) Hyper-V
2 24 (4.78%) KVM
3 14 (2.79%) vSphere
3 14 (2.79%) VMware ESX
4 8 (1.59%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.60%) Varnish
6 2 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 69 (13.75%) Tivoli
2 27 (5.38%) Puppet
3 24 (4.78%) Nagios
4 14 (2.79%) BMC Marimba
4 14 (2.79%) Cacti
5 13 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (2.19%) Check_MK
6 11 (2.19%) CA Endevor
7 10 (1.99%) ZABBIX
8 6 (1.20%) Control-M
9 4 (0.80%) CA Wily
10 3 (0.60%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 2 (0.40%) OMEGAMON
12 1 (0.20%) CA Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.20%) OPNET
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 264 (52.59%) IBM
2 154 (30.68%) Oracle
3 84 (16.73%) Microsoft
4 65 (12.95%) VMware
5 41 (8.17%) Cisco
6 37 (7.37%) Red Hat
7 35 (6.97%) TIBCO
8 33 (6.57%) HP
9 27 (5.38%) Sybase
10 26 (5.18%) CA
11 25 (4.98%) BMC
12 24 (4.78%) EMC
12 24 (4.78%) Juniper
12 24 (4.78%) Symantec
12 24 (4.78%) CheckPoint
12 24 (4.78%) NetApp
12 24 (4.78%) Brocade
12 24 (4.78%) Atlassian
13 22 (4.38%) Google
14 14 (2.79%) Veeam
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