The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for WebSphere MQ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
UK / England
Rank 746 767 741
Rank change year-on-year +21 -26  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 77 155 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.097% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.42% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 72 110 145
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,192 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  

WebSphere MQ is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31931 37239 37336
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.02% 38.59% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 27485 32390 31966
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ in England

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for WebSphere MQ in England

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WebSphere MQ in England

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
London +82 49 £55,000 -15.38% 5
South East +23 18 £55,000 -
West Midlands +30 4 £51,500 -
North West -20 4 £37,500 -16.66% 2
East of England +15 1 £65,000 +23.80%
Yorkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
WebSphere MQ
UK

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 England region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 204 (97.14%) WebSphere
2 135 (64.29%) Finance
3 126 (60.00%) SQL
4 104 (49.52%) IBM
5 102 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (48.10%) Banking
7 93 (44.29%) Java
8 79 (37.62%) Middleware
9 75 (35.71%) Linux
10 74 (35.24%) .NET
11 69 (32.86%) Windows
12 63 (30.00%) PowerShell
13 61 (29.05%) XML
14 59 (28.10%) Spring
15 58 (27.62%) Oracle
16 51 (24.29%) JMS
17 47 (22.38%) J2EE
18 46 (21.90%) HTML
19 45 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
20 44 (20.95%) Web Services
20 44 (20.95%) Scrum
21 42 (20.00%) SQL Server
22 41 (19.52%) C#
23 39 (18.57%) Configuration Management
23 39 (18.57%) IBM Integration Bus
23 39 (18.57%) Windows Server
24 38 (18.10%) DevOps
24 38 (18.10%) MSMQ
25 37 (17.62%) IIS
25 37 (17.62%) TeamCity

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 204 (97.14%) WebSphere
2 37 (17.62%) IIS
3 36 (17.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 34 (16.19%) SharePoint
5 31 (14.76%) MQSeries
6 15 (7.14%) WebLogic
7 13 (6.19%) Tomcat
8 12 (5.71%) JBoss
8 12 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (4.29%) Apache
10 5 (2.38%) GlassFish
10 5 (2.38%) WebSphere Process Server
11 3 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.43%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.95%) Confluence
12 2 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.48%) Mule
13 1 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.48%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 6 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (1.90%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.48%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.48%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.48%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.62%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.90%) GitHub
4 3 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.48%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 23 (10.95%) Intranet
3 17 (8.10%) SSL
4 11 (5.24%) FTP
4 11 (5.24%) HTTP
4 11 (5.24%) LDAP
5 9 (4.29%) HTTPS
6 8 (3.81%) Firewall
7 7 (3.33%) DMZ
8 1 (0.48%) Internet
8 1 (0.48%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (9.05%) Relational Database
4 16 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (6.67%) Hadoop
7 11 (5.24%) LogicBlox
7 11 (5.24%) MongoDB
8 9 (4.29%) RDBMS
9 8 (3.81%) DB2
10 7 (3.33%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.86%) Hazelcast
11 6 (2.86%) MySQL
12 3 (1.43%) Big Data
13 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.95%) Endeca
14 1 (0.48%) DataStage
14 1 (0.48%) IBM InfoSphere
14 1 (0.48%) Infinispan
14 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (17.62%) TeamCity
2 36 (17.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 36 (17.14%) Hudson
2 36 (17.14%) MSBuild
2 36 (17.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 35 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (9.52%) Maven
5 18 (8.57%) Visual Studio
6 15 (7.14%) Git (software)
7 11 (5.24%) Jenkins
8 10 (4.76%) Gradle
9 7 (3.33%) JUnit
10 5 (2.38%) Log4j
11 4 (1.90%) Ant
11 4 (1.90%) Rational Application Developer
11 4 (1.90%) SonarQube
11 4 (1.90%) Subversion
12 3 (1.43%) JIRA
13 2 (0.95%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.95%) SoapUI
General
1 135 (64.29%) Finance
2 101 (48.10%) Banking
3 22 (10.48%) Investment Banking
4 14 (6.67%) Back Office
5 8 (3.81%) Front Office
6 6 (2.86%) Retail
7 5 (2.38%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.95%) Games
9 1 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 92 (43.81%) Developer
2 44 (20.95%) Java Developer
3 29 (13.81%) SQL Developer
4 26 (12.38%) Applications Support
5 23 (10.95%) .NET Developer
6 20 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
6 20 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
6 20 (9.52%) PowerShell Engineer
6 20 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
7 19 (9.05%) SSIS Developer
8 18 (8.57%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (8.57%) Middleware Engineer
8 18 (8.57%) Senior Developer
9 15 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (6.67%) Analyst
10 14 (6.67%) Consultant
11 12 (5.71%) C# Developer
11 12 (5.71%) Support Analyst
12 11 (5.24%) Applications Support Analyst
12 11 (5.24%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (37.62%) Middleware
2 74 (35.24%) .NET
3 61 (29.05%) XML
4 59 (28.10%) Spring
5 51 (24.29%) JMS
6 47 (22.38%) J2EE
7 46 (21.90%) HTML
8 44 (20.95%) Web Services
9 39 (18.57%) IBM Integration Bus
10 38 (18.10%) MSMQ
11 31 (14.76%) XSLT
12 29 (13.81%) SOAP
13 28 (13.33%) ASP.NET
13 28 (13.33%) CSS
14 25 (11.90%) Hibernate
15 20 (9.52%) Ajax
15 20 (9.52%) Java EE
16 18 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (7.62%) JSF
17 16 (7.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.76%) DataPower
2 13 (6.19%) Clustering
2 13 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.71%) SWIFT
4 10 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.81%) Fintech
6 7 (3.33%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.33%) iSeries
6 7 (3.33%) N-Tier
7 6 (2.86%) iPad
8 5 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.95%) Eurex
9 2 (0.95%) IVR
10 1 (0.48%) Derivative
10 1 (0.48%) Equities
10 1 (0.48%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.48%) OTC Derivatives
10 1 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 75 (35.71%) Linux
2 69 (32.86%) Windows
3 39 (18.57%) Windows Server
4 31 (14.76%) Unix
5 24 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (8.57%) AIX
7 11 (5.24%) Solaris
8 6 (2.86%) Android
9 3 (1.43%) CentOS
10 1 (0.48%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 44 (20.95%) Scrum
4 39 (18.57%) Configuration Management
5 38 (18.10%) DevOps
6 34 (16.19%) SOA
7 29 (13.81%) Software Engineering
8 27 (12.86%) ITIL
9 22 (10.48%) ETL
9 22 (10.48%) UML
10 21 (10.00%) Client Onboarding
11 19 (9.05%) Unit Testing
11 19 (9.05%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (8.57%) Mentoring
12 18 (8.57%) SDLC
13 15 (7.14%) Risk Management
14 14 (6.67%) System Testing
15 13 (6.19%) TDD
16 12 (5.71%) Change Management
16 12 (5.71%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 126 (60.00%) SQL
2 93 (44.29%) Java
3 63 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 41 (19.52%) C#
5 35 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 32 (15.24%) Python
7 30 (14.29%) Shell Script
8 18 (8.57%) Perl
9 14 (6.67%) Jython
10 13 (6.19%) XPath
11 11 (5.24%) VB
12 10 (4.76%) PL/SQL
13 9 (4.29%) Bash Shell
13 9 (4.29%) C++
14 8 (3.81%) Scala
15 7 (3.33%) Groovy
16 6 (2.86%) Korn
16 6 (2.86%) RPG
16 6 (2.86%) RPG IV
17 3 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (9.52%) Degree
2 7 (3.33%) ISEB
3 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.95%) IBM Certification
4 2 (0.95%) OCPJP
4 2 (0.95%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.48%) CITP
5 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.00%) QA
2 7 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (3.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.48%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (3.33%) Docker
2 2 (0.95%) Firmware
3 1 (0.48%) iptables
3 1 (0.48%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.48%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
3 1 (0.48%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
1 36 (17.14%) Puppet
2 35 (16.67%) Control-M
3 34 (16.19%) Ansible
3 34 (16.19%) Nagios
4 7 (3.33%) CA Single Sign-On
5 6 (2.86%) Tivoli
6 4 (1.90%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.48%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.48%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 104 (49.52%) IBM
2 58 (27.62%) Oracle
3 17 (8.10%) Red Hat
4 16 (7.62%) Microsoft
5 13 (6.19%) Solace
6 10 (4.76%) TIBCO
7 9 (4.29%) BT
8 8 (3.81%) CA
9 7 (3.33%) Google
9 7 (3.33%) Sybase
10 4 (1.90%) Software AG
10 4 (1.90%) Terracotta
11 3 (1.43%) Actimize
11 3 (1.43%) SAP
11 3 (1.43%) webMethods
12 2 (0.95%) ATG
12 2 (0.95%) hybris
12 2 (0.95%) Informatica
12 2 (0.95%) Sun
13 1 (0.48%) Demandware
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Outstanding + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago