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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 378 426 438
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 32 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.23% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.58% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 20
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +4.65%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6123 8634 7695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 37.72% 39.78% 35.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5373 7533 6655
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +18 19 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Berkshire +42 10 £46,250 +2.77%
M4 Corridor - 3 £67,500 -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 57 (74.03%) WebSphere
2 48 (62.34%) Java
3 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (57.14%) Finance
4 44 (57.14%) Middleware
5 42 (54.55%) XML
6 33 (42.86%) JMS
6 33 (42.86%) Spring
6 33 (42.86%) Ajax
7 32 (41.56%) Web Services
7 32 (41.56%) Oracle
8 31 (40.26%) UML
8 31 (40.26%) Unit Testing
9 30 (38.96%) Jenkins
10 29 (37.66%) Hibernate
11 28 (36.36%) SOA
11 28 (36.36%) SQL
11 28 (36.36%) QA
12 25 (32.47%) WebSphere Application Server
12 25 (32.47%) IBM
13 24 (31.17%) Degree
14 23 (29.87%) Unix
15 22 (28.57%) ITIL
15 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
15 22 (28.57%) Java EE
16 21 (27.27%) J2EE
16 21 (27.27%) Shell Script
17 20 (25.97%) ETL
17 20 (25.97%) IIS
17 20 (25.97%) Computer Science

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 57 (74.03%) WebSphere
2 25 (32.47%) WebSphere Application Server
3 20 (25.97%) IIS
4 12 (15.58%) Confluence
4 12 (15.58%) Tomcat
5 8 (10.39%) Apache
5 8 (10.39%) JBoss
5 8 (10.39%) MQSeries
5 8 (10.39%) WebLogic
6 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
6 6 (7.79%) WebSphere Process Server
7 5 (6.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (5.19%) Mule
8 4 (5.19%) Mule ESB
9 2 (2.60%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (10.39%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (6.49%) PaaS
2 5 (6.49%) SaaS
3 4 (5.19%) GitHub
4 1 (1.30%) Basecamp
4 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.30%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.38%) TCP/IP
2 9 (11.69%) LDAP
3 2 (2.60%) HTTP
4 1 (1.30%) FTP
4 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.39%) MySQL
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) DB2
5 1 (1.30%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 30 (38.96%) Jenkins
2 18 (23.38%) Maven
3 17 (22.08%) SoapUI
4 16 (20.78%) Cucumber
4 16 (20.78%) Gradle
4 16 (20.78%) JMeter
4 16 (20.78%) jMock
4 16 (20.78%) JUnit
4 16 (20.78%) Selenium
5 14 (18.18%) WebDriver
6 12 (15.58%) Ant
6 12 (15.58%) Hudson
6 12 (15.58%) JIRA
7 6 (7.79%) Rational Application Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
8 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
8 4 (5.19%) SonarQube
8 4 (5.19%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 44 (57.14%) Finance
2 13 (16.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Games
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) Applications Support
2 20 (25.97%) Developer
3 19 (24.68%) Analyst
4 13 (16.88%) Applications Support Analyst
4 13 (16.88%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.99%) Consultant
6 9 (11.69%) Senior Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Java Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) Java Developer
9 6 (7.79%) QA Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) WebSphere Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (6.49%) Linux Support
10 5 (6.49%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 5 (6.49%) Test Analyst
11 4 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
11 4 (5.19%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (5.19%) Technical Leader
11 4 (5.19%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (57.14%) Middleware
2 42 (54.55%) XML
3 33 (42.86%) Ajax
3 33 (42.86%) JMS
3 33 (42.86%) Spring
4 32 (41.56%) Web Services
5 29 (37.66%) Hibernate
6 22 (28.57%) Java EE
7 21 (27.27%) J2EE
8 20 (25.97%) REST
9 19 (24.68%) .NET
10 14 (18.18%) HTML
11 13 (16.88%) Apache Camel
11 13 (16.88%) JDBC
11 13 (16.88%) JSF
11 13 (16.88%) JSP
12 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.97%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 10 (12.99%) iSeries
4 6 (7.79%) DataPower
5 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.87%) Unix
2 19 (24.68%) Linux
3 10 (12.99%) Windows
4 8 (10.39%) CentOS
4 8 (10.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.49%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.60%) AIX
7 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.26%) UML
2 31 (40.26%) Unit Testing
3 28 (36.36%) SOA
4 22 (28.57%) ITIL
5 20 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (25.97%) ETL
6 18 (23.38%) Waterfall
7 16 (20.78%) Domain-Driven Design
7 16 (20.78%) TDD
8 14 (18.18%) BDD
9 13 (16.88%) Compatibility Testing
9 13 (16.88%) Functional Testing
9 13 (16.88%) Integration Testing
9 13 (16.88%) Mentoring
9 13 (16.88%) Regression Testing
9 13 (16.88%) System Integration Testing
10 12 (15.58%) System Testing
11 11 (14.29%) MVC
12 10 (12.99%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) Java
2 28 (36.36%) SQL
3 21 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 16 (20.78%) Groovy
5 15 (19.48%) JavaScript
6 12 (15.58%) Python
7 11 (14.29%) C#
8 10 (12.99%) Korn
9 9 (11.69%) Perl
9 9 (11.69%) PL/SQL
9 9 (11.69%) RPG
9 9 (11.69%) RPG IV
10 8 (10.39%) Bash Shell
10 8 (10.39%) Tcl
11 5 (6.49%) C
12 4 (5.19%) XQuery
13 2 (2.60%) Jython
14 1 (1.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (31.17%) Degree
2 13 (16.88%) ISEB
3 12 (15.58%) ISTQB
4 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (36.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Tivoli
1 6 (7.79%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (1.30%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 32 (41.56%) Oracle
2 25 (32.47%) IBM
3 12 (15.58%) Atlassian
3 12 (15.58%) CA Agile Central
4 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.19%) BT
5 4 (5.19%) Terracotta
6 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.30%) CA
7 1 (1.30%) Coremetrics
7 1 (1.30%) Google
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago