The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 121 - 130
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.10% - 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -1.16%
WebSphere MQ
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
624 640 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.89% 30.05% 30.66%
Number of salaries quoted 564 549 606
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Birmingham

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Perl
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) DB2
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
1 15 (100.00%) UNIX
1 15 (100.00%) AIX
1 15 (100.00%) Solaris
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 15 (100.00%) SOA
1 15 (100.00%) IBM
1 15 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 15 (100.00%) CICS
1 15 (100.00%) MVS
1 15 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 15 (100.00%) JCL
1 15 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 15 (100.00%) ISPF
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (60.00%) COBOL
3 3 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Private Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) OS/390
4 1 (6.67%) zOS

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 15 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 15 (100.00%) CICS
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) DB2
1 15 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
1 3 (20.00%) Retail Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Consultant
1 15 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) Web Services
1 15 (100.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) UNIX
1 15 (100.00%) AIX
1 15 (100.00%) Solaris
1 15 (100.00%) Linux
1 15 (100.00%) MVS
2 1 (6.67%) OS/390
2 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Perl
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) JCL
2 9 (60.00%) COBOL
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Oracle
1 15 (100.00%) IBM