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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 231 228 213
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 11 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.26% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.62% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 22
Median salary £45,000 £46,377 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.96% +3.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
2050 2419 2637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 38.43% 41.74% 44.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1787 2166 2300
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Bristol +10 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Wiltshire 0 1 £46,500 -5.10%
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 58 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 42 (72.41%) SQL
3 41 (70.69%) J2EE
4 37 (63.79%) Web Services
5 36 (62.07%) Finance
6 31 (53.45%) Spring
6 31 (53.45%) Maven
6 31 (53.45%) Java
6 31 (53.45%) Ant
6 31 (53.45%) OOA/OOD
6 31 (53.45%) OO
6 31 (53.45%) Client/Server
6 31 (53.45%) JMS
6 31 (53.45%) N-Tier
6 31 (53.45%) Eclipse
6 31 (53.45%) Git (software)
6 31 (53.45%) Inversion of Control
7 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
8 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (46.55%) Banking
9 26 (44.83%) JavaScript
9 26 (44.83%) HTML
9 26 (44.83%) HTML5
9 26 (44.83%) AngularJS
9 26 (44.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 23 (39.66%) TCP/IP
10 23 (39.66%) ITIL
11 20 (34.48%) Unit Testing
12 18 (31.03%) Relational Database
12 18 (31.03%) Translating Business Requirements

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 58 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (31.03%) JBoss
2 18 (31.03%) WebLogic
3 16 (27.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (20.69%) WebSphere Process Server
5 11 (18.97%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (18.97%) IIS
6 10 (17.24%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (39.66%) TCP/IP
2 12 (20.69%) HTTP
3 11 (18.97%) DHCP
3 11 (18.97%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (31.03%) RDBMS
2 18 (31.03%) Relational Database
3 13 (22.41%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 31 (53.45%) Ant
1 31 (53.45%) Eclipse
1 31 (53.45%) Git (software)
1 31 (53.45%) Maven
2 18 (31.03%) JUnit
3 5 (8.62%) Eclipse RCP
3 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
General
1 36 (62.07%) Finance
2 27 (46.55%) Banking
3 15 (25.86%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.90%) Retail
5 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 22 (37.93%) Java Engineer
3 18 (31.03%) Java Software Engineer
3 18 (31.03%) Software Engineer
4 9 (15.52%) Administrator
4 9 (15.52%) Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Administrator
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
4 9 (15.52%) Windows Specialist
5 5 (8.62%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Graduate
6 4 (6.90%) Graduate Java Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Junior
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Java Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.72%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.72%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (70.69%) J2EE
2 37 (63.79%) Web Services
3 31 (53.45%) JMS
3 31 (53.45%) Spring
4 26 (44.83%) AngularJS
4 26 (44.83%) HTML
4 26 (44.83%) HTML5
4 26 (44.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 18 (31.03%) XML
5 18 (31.03%) XSLT
6 17 (29.31%) CSS
7 16 (27.59%) IBM Integration Bus
7 16 (27.59%) Middleware
8 13 (22.41%) CSS3
8 13 (22.41%) REST
8 13 (22.41%) RESTful
8 13 (22.41%) Spring Boot
9 5 (8.62%) GWT
9 5 (8.62%) JSP
9 5 (8.62%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 31 (53.45%) Client/Server
1 31 (53.45%) Inversion of Control
1 31 (53.45%) N-Tier
2 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 16 (27.59%) SWIFT
3 11 (18.97%) Clustering
3 11 (18.97%) PKI
4 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.90%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Windows
1 11 (18.97%) Windows Server
1 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (8.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) OO
1 31 (53.45%) OOA/OOD
2 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (39.66%) ITIL
4 20 (34.48%) Unit Testing
5 18 (31.03%) Software Engineering
5 18 (31.03%) Translating Business Requirements
6 16 (27.59%) SOA
7 13 (22.41%) BDD
7 13 (22.41%) Microservices
8 12 (20.69%) Process Management
9 11 (18.97%) Business Transformation
9 11 (18.97%) Problem Management
9 11 (18.97%) Project Management
10 9 (15.52%) Time Management
11 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (8.62%) Scrum
11 5 (8.62%) TDD
11 5 (8.62%) UML
12 4 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 42 (72.41%) SQL
2 31 (53.45%) Java
3 26 (44.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.97%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.59%) ISO15022
1 16 (27.59%) ISO20022
2 11 (18.97%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Active Directory
2 10 (17.24%) PowerHA
3 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) BEA
1 18 (31.03%) Oracle
1 18 (31.03%) Sybase
2 16 (27.59%) IBM
3 5 (8.62%) Google
3 5 (8.62%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Cyber-Ark