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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - 120 124
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.35% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.91% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 7
Median salary - £50,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.22%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
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
471 662 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.98% 39.10% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 423 563 725
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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