Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 507 513 528
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15 +44
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 39 40 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.33% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 96
South East median annual salary £42,750 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% +12.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £35,750 £47,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £99,375 £68,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £61,250 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.36% +10.00% -4.76%

WebSphere MQ is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 13,942 11,980 15,291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 44.00% 39.53% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 12,237 10,402 13,508
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

WebSphere MQ
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing WebSphere MQ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere MQ in the South East

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for WebSphere MQ in the South East

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ in the South East over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for WebSphere MQ in the South East

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in the South East

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 East region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +12 26 £37,500 -42.31% 1
Berkshire +15 22 £37,500 -38.78% 1
Hampshire -34 8 £62,500 +13.64%
Surrey +14 5 £90,000 +63.64%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £110,000 -
WebSphere MQ
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 37 (94.87%) WebSphere
2 24 (61.54%) Oracle
3 22 (56.41%) SQL
4 21 (53.85%) Windows
4 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (51.28%) LAN
5 20 (51.28%) WAN
6 17 (43.59%) .NET
6 17 (43.59%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
8 13 (33.33%) Citrix
9 12 (30.77%) Release Management
9 12 (30.77%) iSeries
9 12 (30.77%) DevOps
9 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
9 12 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (30.77%) Lotus
9 12 (30.77%) IBM Notes
10 11 (28.21%) Finance
10 11 (28.21%) Scrum
11 10 (25.64%) Web Services
11 10 (25.64%) C#
11 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
11 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
12 9 (23.08%) WebLogic
12 9 (23.08%) Middleware
12 9 (23.08%) TDD
12 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
13 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V

WebSphere MQ
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 37 (94.87%) WebSphere
2 12 (30.77%) IBM Notes
3 9 (23.08%) WebLogic
4 8 (20.51%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (20.51%) IIS
5 5 (12.82%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (5.13%) Apache Spark
6 2 (5.13%) CICS
6 2 (5.13%) Confluence
6 2 (5.13%) SAS
6 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.56%) Commerce Server
7 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (51.28%) LAN
1 20 (51.28%) WAN
2 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
3 8 (20.51%) Firewall
4 2 (5.13%) HTTP
4 2 (5.13%) SSL
5 1 (2.56%) FTP
5 1 (2.56%) Internet
5 1 (2.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) Big Data
4 2 (5.13%) DB2
4 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) JIRA
3 2 (5.13%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.56%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.56%) Introscope
4 1 (2.56%) JMeter
4 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.56%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) IT Support
2 13 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 13 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Technical Leader
4 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 3 (7.69%) Configuration Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Software Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) QA Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) Web Services
3 9 (23.08%) Middleware
4 8 (20.51%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (20.51%) WCF
5 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
5 4 (10.26%) REST
5 4 (10.26%) XSLT
6 3 (7.69%) HTML
7 2 (5.13%) Apache Camel
7 2 (5.13%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (5.13%) JMS
7 2 (5.13%) JPA
7 2 (5.13%) JSF
7 2 (5.13%) Kafka
7 2 (5.13%) PrimeFaces
7 2 (5.13%) RESTful
7 2 (5.13%) Spring
7 2 (5.13%) Spring Batch
7 2 (5.13%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) iSeries
2 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (17.95%) AS400
4 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (5.13%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
5 2 (5.13%) User Experience
6 1 (2.56%) Clustering
6 1 (2.56%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.95%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (43.59%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 12 (30.77%) DevOps
3 12 (30.77%) Release Management
4 11 (28.21%) Scrum
5 9 (23.08%) TDD
6 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (12.82%) SOA
8 5 (12.82%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (10.26%) OO
9 4 (10.26%) OOD
9 4 (10.26%) People Management
10 3 (7.69%) B2B
10 3 (7.69%) EAI
10 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) C#
3 8 (20.51%) Java
4 5 (12.82%) Python
5 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.13%) C
6 2 (5.13%) C++
6 2 (5.13%) COBOL
6 2 (5.13%) Perl
6 2 (5.13%) PL/1
6 2 (5.13%) REXX
6 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.13%) VB
6 2 (5.13%) VBScript
7 1 (2.56%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.56%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (2.56%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.56%) Jython
7 1 (2.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
1 2 (5.13%) ISEB
1 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.13%) PMP
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.56%) RosettaNet
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
1 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.13%) ACF2
2 2 (5.13%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (20.51%) SCOM
2 2 (5.13%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
3 1 (2.56%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
3 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Oracle
2 13 (33.33%) Citrix
3 12 (30.77%) Lotus
3 12 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.51%) IBM
5 8 (20.51%) Riverbed
5 8 (20.51%) ServiceNow
5 8 (20.51%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.13%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) Capita
7 1 (2.56%) Google
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper
7 1 (2.56%) webMethods