The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 112 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 2 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.16% 0.57% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 1.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.89% +5.00%
WebSphere MQ
South East

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 West Sussex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
638 534 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 51.24% 43.59% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 600 507 462
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in West Sussex

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere MQ.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) jMock
2 4 (80.00%) Java EE
2 4 (80.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 4 (80.00%) JMS
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (60.00%) Rally
4 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) JAX-RS
4 2 (40.00%) Gradle
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Hudson
4 2 (40.00%) Confluence
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere MQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Confluence
2 2 (40.00%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Mingle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) jMock
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) Gradle
3 2 (40.00%) Hudson
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (40.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior QA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) Java EE
2 4 (80.00%) JMS
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) JAX-RS
4 2 (40.00%) Struts
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JSP
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (60.00%) Rally
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle