The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 166 151 149
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 19 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.50% 0.23% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.63% 0.57% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 11
Average salary £40,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +6.09%
WebSphere MQ
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1165 1056 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.73% 40.24% 43.20%
Number of salaries quoted 907 869 1057
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Leeds

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in Leeds

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 26 (100.00%) UNIX
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (96.15%) TDD
2 25 (96.15%) Scrum
2 25 (96.15%) XML
2 25 (96.15%) Telecoms
2 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 25 (96.15%) Java
2 25 (96.15%) MySQL
2 25 (96.15%) Enterprise Architecture
2 25 (96.15%) JSON
2 25 (96.15%) Complex Event Processing
2 25 (96.15%) Big Data
3 24 (92.31%) AngularJS
3 24 (92.31%) Dependency Injection
3 24 (92.31%) Apache Camel
3 24 (92.31%) Cucumber
3 24 (92.31%) BDD
3 24 (92.31%) REST
3 24 (92.31%) Spring MVC
3 24 (92.31%) Selenium
3 24 (92.31%) JBehave
3 24 (92.31%) Apache Wicket
3 24 (92.31%) JPA
3 24 (92.31%) RESTful
3 24 (92.31%) Spring
3 24 (92.31%) Maven
3 24 (92.31%) Oracle
3 24 (92.31%) SQL
3 24 (92.31%) JUnit

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 24 (92.31%) Tomcat
2 18 (69.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (96.15%) MySQL
1 25 (96.15%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 24 (92.31%) Cucumber
1 24 (92.31%) Selenium
1 24 (92.31%) JBehave
1 24 (92.31%) Maven
1 24 (92.31%) JUnit
2 16 (61.54%) JMeter
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 25 (96.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Java Developer
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (11.54%) J2EE Team Leader
3 3 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (11.54%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
3 3 (11.54%) Java Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Java Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Development Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) XML
1 25 (96.15%) JSON
2 24 (92.31%) AngularJS
2 24 (92.31%) Apache Camel
2 24 (92.31%) REST
2 24 (92.31%) Spring MVC
2 24 (92.31%) Apache Wicket
2 24 (92.31%) JPA
2 24 (92.31%) RESTful
2 24 (92.31%) Spring
2 24 (92.31%) JDBC
2 24 (92.31%) SOAP
2 24 (92.31%) Web Services
2 24 (92.31%) JMS
2 24 (92.31%) Hibernate
2 24 (92.31%) ActiveMQ
3 8 (30.77%) J2EE
4 1 (3.85%) EntireX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Open Source
1 1 (3.85%) VSAM
1 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) UNIX
2 25 (96.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (96.15%) TDD
2 25 (96.15%) Scrum
2 25 (96.15%) Enterprise Architecture
2 25 (96.15%) Complex Event Processing
3 24 (92.31%) Dependency Injection
3 24 (92.31%) BDD
3 24 (92.31%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (30.77%) Information Management
5 6 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Release Management
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) Java
2 24 (92.31%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) SELCOPY
3 1 (3.85%) COBOL
3 1 (3.85%) REXX
3 1 (3.85%) NATURAL
3 1 (3.85%) JCL
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Oracle
1 24 (92.31%) JBoss