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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
England / South East
Rank 374 381 433
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +52
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 15 69 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% 0.90% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 60 17
Median salary £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% +2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%

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
5736 7678 7608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.48% 39.24% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5038 6735 6658
Median salary £44,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +12 9 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Berkshire +13 3 £65,000 +44.44%
M4 Corridor - 3 £67,500 -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 44 (84.62%) WebSphere
2 34 (65.38%) XML
3 33 (63.46%) Middleware
4 31 (59.62%) Java
5 29 (55.77%) Finance
5 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (51.92%) Oracle
7 25 (48.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 25 (48.08%) IBM
8 23 (44.23%) SQL
8 23 (44.23%) UML
9 21 (40.38%) JMS
9 21 (40.38%) Spring
9 21 (40.38%) Ajax
10 20 (38.46%) J2EE
10 20 (38.46%) Unit Testing
11 19 (36.54%) Jenkins
12 18 (34.62%) Unix
13 17 (32.69%) Web Services
13 17 (32.69%) SOA
13 17 (32.69%) Hibernate
14 16 (30.77%) QA
14 16 (30.77%) Shell Script
15 15 (28.85%) Linux
16 14 (26.92%) ETL
16 14 (26.92%) ITIL
16 14 (26.92%) HTML
16 14 (26.92%) Degree
17 13 (25.00%) JSF
17 13 (25.00%) JDBC

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 44 (84.62%) WebSphere
2 25 (48.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (13.46%) Tomcat
4 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
4 6 (11.54%) WebSphere Process Server
5 5 (9.62%) IIS
6 4 (7.69%) Mule
6 4 (7.69%) Mule ESB
7 3 (5.77%) Apache
7 3 (5.77%) JBoss
7 3 (5.77%) MQSeries
7 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
8 2 (3.85%) Confluence
8 2 (3.85%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) GitHub
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.92%) Basecamp
3 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.62%) LDAP
3 2 (3.85%) FTP
3 2 (3.85%) HTTP
3 2 (3.85%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.77%) MySQL
5 1 (1.92%) DB2
5 1 (1.92%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Jenkins
2 7 (13.46%) Maven
3 6 (11.54%) Gradle
3 6 (11.54%) Rational Application Developer
3 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
4 5 (9.62%) SoapUI
5 4 (7.69%) Cucumber
5 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.69%) JMeter
5 4 (7.69%) jMock
5 4 (7.69%) JUnit
5 4 (7.69%) Selenium
5 4 (7.69%) SonarQube
5 4 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (5.77%) WebDriver
7 2 (3.85%) Ant
7 2 (3.85%) Hudson
7 2 (3.85%) JIRA
8 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (55.77%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) Applications Support
3 12 (23.08%) Analyst
4 11 (21.15%) Applications Support Analyst
4 11 (21.15%) Support Analyst
5 10 (19.23%) Consultant
6 9 (17.31%) Senior Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
8 6 (11.54%) WebSphere Developer
9 5 (9.62%) Middleware Engineer
9 5 (9.62%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (7.69%) Technical Leader
11 3 (5.77%) QA Engineer
11 3 (5.77%) Senior Support Engineer
11 3 (5.77%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
11 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
11 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Engineer
11 3 (5.77%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (65.38%) XML
2 33 (63.46%) Middleware
3 21 (40.38%) Ajax
3 21 (40.38%) JMS
3 21 (40.38%) Spring
4 20 (38.46%) J2EE
5 17 (32.69%) Hibernate
5 17 (32.69%) Web Services
6 14 (26.92%) HTML
7 13 (25.00%) Apache Camel
7 13 (25.00%) JDBC
7 13 (25.00%) JSF
7 13 (25.00%) JSP
8 11 (21.15%) .NET
8 11 (21.15%) IBM Integration Bus
9 10 (19.23%) Java EE
9 10 (19.23%) XSD
9 10 (19.23%) XSLT
10 9 (17.31%) J2SE
10 9 (17.31%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
1 10 (19.23%) iSeries
2 6 (11.54%) DataPower
3 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (34.62%) Unix
2 15 (28.85%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) Windows
4 3 (5.77%) CentOS
4 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.85%) AIX
5 2 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) UML
3 20 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 17 (32.69%) SOA
5 14 (26.92%) ETL
5 14 (26.92%) ITIL
6 12 (23.08%) System Testing
6 12 (23.08%) Waterfall
7 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (15.38%) EAI
8 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 8 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.62%) MVC
9 5 (9.62%) Open Source
10 4 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
10 4 (7.69%) Low Latency
10 4 (7.69%) Multithreading
10 4 (7.69%) SDLC
10 4 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (59.62%) Java
2 23 (44.23%) SQL
3 16 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
4 9 (17.31%) Korn
4 9 (17.31%) PL/SQL
4 9 (17.31%) RPG
4 9 (17.31%) RPG IV
5 7 (13.46%) Python
6 5 (9.62%) C
6 5 (9.62%) C#
7 4 (7.69%) Groovy
7 4 (7.69%) XQuery
8 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.77%) Perl
8 3 (5.77%) Tcl
9 2 (3.85%) Jython
9 2 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) ISEB
4 2 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Tivoli
1 6 (11.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (3.85%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Oracle
2 25 (48.08%) IBM
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.69%) BT
4 4 (7.69%) Terracotta
5 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.85%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.85%) CA
6 2 (3.85%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.92%) Coremetrics
7 1 (1.92%) Google
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