The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - 227 206
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.47% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.08% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 26 22
Median salary - £49,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.29%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2095 2584 2672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.91% 43.81% 44.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1843 2233 2304
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the South West

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in the South West

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 West region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 42 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 28 (66.67%) J2EE
3 27 (64.29%) SQL
3 27 (64.29%) Web Services
4 25 (59.52%) Finance
5 20 (47.62%) Banking
6 19 (45.24%) Spring
6 19 (45.24%) Maven
6 19 (45.24%) ITIL
6 19 (45.24%) HTML
6 19 (45.24%) Java
6 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
6 19 (45.24%) Ant
6 19 (45.24%) OOA/OOD
6 19 (45.24%) OO
6 19 (45.24%) Client/Server
6 19 (45.24%) JMS
6 19 (45.24%) N-Tier
6 19 (45.24%) Eclipse
6 19 (45.24%) TCP/IP
6 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
6 19 (45.24%) HTML5
6 19 (45.24%) Inversion of Control
6 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
6 19 (45.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (35.71%) Middleware
8 15 (35.71%) IBM
8 15 (35.71%) SOA
8 15 (35.71%) SQL Server

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 42 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (26.19%) WebSphere Process Server
4 9 (21.43%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (19.05%) IIS
6 7 (16.67%) JBoss
6 7 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) TCP/IP
2 11 (26.19%) HTTP
3 8 (19.05%) DHCP
3 8 (19.05%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Ant
1 19 (45.24%) Eclipse
1 19 (45.24%) Git (software)
1 19 (45.24%) Maven
2 7 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 25 (59.52%) Finance
2 20 (47.62%) Banking
3 11 (26.19%) Financial Institution
4 4 (9.52%) Retail
5 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 13 (30.95%) Java Engineer
3 12 (28.57%) Java Software Engineer
3 12 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Administrator
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Administrator
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Specialist
5 6 (14.29%) Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Graduate
6 1 (2.38%) Graduate Java Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Junior
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (66.67%) J2EE
2 27 (64.29%) Web Services
3 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
3 19 (45.24%) HTML
3 19 (45.24%) HTML5
3 19 (45.24%) JMS
3 19 (45.24%) Spring
3 19 (45.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (35.71%) IBM Integration Bus
4 15 (35.71%) Middleware
5 13 (30.95%) CSS
6 12 (28.57%) CSS3
6 12 (28.57%) RESTful
6 12 (28.57%) Spring Boot
7 7 (16.67%) REST
7 7 (16.67%) XML
7 7 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (45.24%) Client/Server
1 19 (45.24%) Inversion of Control
1 19 (45.24%) N-Tier
2 10 (23.81%) Computer Science
2 10 (23.81%) SWIFT
3 8 (19.05%) Clustering
3 8 (19.05%) PKI
4 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.52%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) Windows
1 8 (19.05%) Windows Server
1 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) ITIL
1 19 (45.24%) OO
1 19 (45.24%) OOA/OOD
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) SOA
4 12 (28.57%) BDD
4 12 (28.57%) Microservices
4 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 12 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
5 11 (26.19%) Process Management
5 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
6 10 (23.81%) Problem Management
7 8 (19.05%) Business Transformation
7 8 (19.05%) Project Management
7 8 (19.05%) Time Management
8 4 (9.52%) Application Performance Management
8 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
8 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) SQL
2 19 (45.24%) Java
2 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) ISO15022
1 10 (23.81%) ISO20022
1 10 (23.81%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) PowerHA
2 8 (19.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) IBM
2 7 (16.67%) BEA
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) Sybase