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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 168 169 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.087% 0.061% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £75,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%
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
1236 1278 1142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.76% 39.27% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 1021 1025
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) JDBC
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
3 6 (66.67%) JSON
3 6 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 6 (66.67%) Selenium
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 6 (66.67%) Maven
3 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (66.67%) JMeter
3 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 6 (66.67%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 6 (66.67%) Oracle
3 6 (66.67%) JUnit
3 6 (66.67%) JBoss
3 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (66.67%) JMS
3 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) RESTful

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 6 (66.67%) JBoss
2 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
1 6 (66.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) Maven
1 6 (66.67%) JMeter
1 6 (66.67%) JUnit
1 6 (66.67%) JBehave
1 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) JDBC
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) JSON
3 6 (66.67%) Spring MVC
3 6 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (66.67%) Spring
3 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 6 (66.67%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 6 (66.67%) JMS
3 6 (66.67%) RESTful
3 6 (66.67%) REST
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (66.67%) Apache Camel
3 6 (66.67%) Apache Wicket
3 6 (66.67%) JPA
4 3 (33.33%) Middleware
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) DataPower
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) UNIX
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
1 6 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (66.67%) Complex Event Processing
1 6 (66.67%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) IBM