The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 128 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 -  
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.68% 0.34% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 0.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.78% -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 Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 425 642 661
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.34% 36.07% 28.47%
Number of salaries quoted 343 557 529
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for WebSphere MQ in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
1 9 (100.00%) HTTP
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (88.89%) Korn
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
2 8 (88.89%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
2 8 (88.89%) sed
2 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 8 (88.89%) DB2
2 8 (88.89%) IBM
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (88.89%) RUP
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Perl
2 8 (88.89%) Tivoli
2 8 (88.89%) Shell Script
2 8 (88.89%) Ab Initio
2 8 (88.89%) IBM HTTP Server
2 8 (88.89%) AWK
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (55.56%) High Availability
5 4 (44.44%) Task Automation
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (88.89%) IBM HTTP Server
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) HTTP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Unix Engineer
1 6 (66.67%) Unix Support
1 6 (66.67%) Unix Support Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Unix Scripter
2 5 (55.56%) Unix Scripting Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (44.44%) Applications Support
3 4 (44.44%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Environment Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) RUP
2 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
3 5 (55.56%) High Availability
4 4 (44.44%) Task Automation
5 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL V2
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 3 (33.33%) ITSM
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) Service Management
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (11.11%) Logistics
7 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 1 (11.11%) Product Management
7 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) AWK
1 8 (88.89%) Bash Shell
1 8 (88.89%) C++
1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Korn
1 8 (88.89%) Perl
1 8 (88.89%) Python
1 8 (88.89%) sed
1 8 (88.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) Ab Initio
2 8 (88.89%) IBM