The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - - 126
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,304 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.89% +5.00%
WebSphere MQ
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
447 635 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.37% 37.46% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 382 510 690
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Cheshire

WebSphere MQ
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM