The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
England / South East
Rank 382 368 439
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +71
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 12 72 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.37% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.98% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 58 22
Median salary £55,000 £51,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.28% +8.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £75,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £47,402 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+9.70% +10.23%

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
5797 7362 7780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.09% 38.32% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5012 6610 6813
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the South East

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in the South East

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in the South East

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +9 9 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Berkshire -1 2 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £67,500 -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 45 (95.74%) WebSphere
2 35 (74.47%) Middleware
3 30 (63.83%) WebSphere Application Server
4 29 (61.70%) Java
4 29 (61.70%) XML
5 28 (59.57%) Finance
6 27 (57.45%) IBM
6 27 (57.45%) Oracle
7 24 (51.06%) Unix
8 23 (48.94%) SQL
8 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (46.81%) J2EE
10 21 (44.68%) Unit Testing
11 19 (40.43%) Linux
11 19 (40.43%) UML
11 19 (40.43%) Web Services
11 19 (40.43%) TCP/IP
12 18 (38.30%) Shell Script
13 17 (36.17%) JMS
13 17 (36.17%) Spring
13 17 (36.17%) Ajax
14 16 (34.04%) Hibernate
14 16 (34.04%) HTML
15 15 (31.91%) JSP
15 15 (31.91%) JSF
15 15 (31.91%) Degree
15 15 (31.91%) QA
16 14 (29.79%) System Testing
16 14 (29.79%) Jenkins
17 13 (27.66%) Apache Camel

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 45 (95.74%) WebSphere
2 30 (63.83%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
4 6 (12.77%) SharePoint
4 6 (12.77%) WebSphere Process Server
5 4 (8.51%) IIS
6 3 (6.38%) Apache
6 3 (6.38%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (6.38%) JBoss
6 3 (6.38%) MQSeries
6 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.13%) Confluence
7 1 (2.13%) Mule
7 1 (2.13%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) GitHub
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.13%) Basecamp
3 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) TCP/IP
2 9 (19.15%) LDAP
3 6 (12.77%) FTP
3 6 (12.77%) HTTP
3 6 (12.77%) HTTPS
3 6 (12.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) DB2
5 1 (2.13%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.77%) Rational Application Developer
2 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.64%) Gradle
4 4 (8.51%) SonarQube
5 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.26%) Maven
6 2 (4.26%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.13%) Ant
7 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.13%) Hudson
7 1 (2.13%) JIRA
7 1 (2.13%) JMeter
7 1 (2.13%) jMock
7 1 (2.13%) JUnit
7 1 (2.13%) Selenium
7 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (59.57%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Consultant
3 9 (19.15%) Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Applications Support
3 9 (19.15%) Applications Support Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Middleware Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Senior Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Support Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) WebSphere Developer
4 6 (12.77%) WebSphere Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior WebSphere Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Middleware Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (74.47%) Middleware
2 29 (61.70%) XML
3 22 (46.81%) J2EE
4 19 (40.43%) Web Services
5 17 (36.17%) Ajax
5 17 (36.17%) JMS
5 17 (36.17%) Spring
6 16 (34.04%) Hibernate
6 16 (34.04%) HTML
7 15 (31.91%) JSF
7 15 (31.91%) JSP
8 13 (27.66%) Apache Camel
9 10 (21.28%) JDBC
9 10 (21.28%) PrimeFaces
9 10 (21.28%) XSD
9 10 (21.28%) XSLT
10 9 (19.15%) IBM Integration Bus
10 9 (19.15%) J2SE
10 9 (19.15%) SOAP
11 8 (17.02%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Computer Science
1 9 (19.15%) DataPower
2 8 (17.02%) iSeries
3 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (12.77%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Unix
2 19 (40.43%) Linux
3 9 (19.15%) Windows
4 6 (12.77%) AIX
4 6 (12.77%) Solaris
5 3 (6.38%) CentOS
5 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) Unit Testing
3 19 (40.43%) UML
4 14 (29.79%) System Testing
5 13 (27.66%) ITIL
6 10 (21.28%) SOA
6 10 (21.28%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (19.15%) ETL
8 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
9 6 (12.77%) Change Management
10 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.51%) EAI
11 4 (8.51%) Low Latency
11 4 (8.51%) Multithreading
11 4 (8.51%) Scrum
12 3 (6.38%) Open Source
13 2 (4.26%) Data Security
13 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
13 2 (4.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) SQL
3 18 (38.30%) Shell Script
4 9 (19.15%) Korn
4 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.89%) RPG
5 7 (14.89%) RPG IV
6 6 (12.77%) Jython
6 6 (12.77%) XPath
7 5 (10.64%) C
8 4 (8.51%) Python
9 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
9 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
9 3 (6.38%) Perl
9 3 (6.38%) Tcl
10 2 (4.26%) C#
11 1 (2.13%) Groovy
11 1 (2.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Degree
2 7 (14.89%) ISEB
3 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) CA Single Sign-On
1 6 (12.77%) Tivoli
1 6 (12.77%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) IBM
1 27 (57.45%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) BT
2 6 (12.77%) CA
2 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Terracotta
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.13%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.13%) Coremetrics
5 1 (2.13%) Google
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