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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - 117 122
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.91% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 5
Median salary - £50,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.82%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
405 656 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.30% 37.61% 44.60%
Number of salaries quoted 368 541 680
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 July 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 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM