The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 174 169 187
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 5 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.54% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 1.23% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Median salary £45,000 £80,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +88.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £80,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £80,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +11.11%
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1368 1459 1778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 40.65% 43.93% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1195 1253 1507
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Manchester

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) Maven
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle9i Database
2 7 (87.50%) J2SE
2 7 (87.50%) JMS
2 7 (87.50%) Eclipse
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (87.50%) Grails
2 7 (87.50%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 7 (87.50%) iPad
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 7 (87.50%) Software Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) DameWare
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
4 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
4 1 (12.50%) Mainframe

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Eclipse
1 7 (87.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) OAT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) OAT Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Grails
1 7 (87.50%) J2SE
1 7 (87.50%) JMS
1 7 (87.50%) RESTful
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) iPad
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Android
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) SDLC
1 7 (87.50%) Software Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) DameWare
1 1 (12.50%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) LexisNexis
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter