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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 161 178 183
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 29 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.71% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
1769 1827 1953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.40% 49.86% 52.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1515 1618 1761
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in Manchester

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 8 £42,500 - 1
Sale - 1 £37,500 -
WebSphere MQ
North West

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 48 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 37 (77.08%) Java
3 35 (72.92%) XML
3 35 (72.92%) Tomcat
3 35 (72.92%) J2SE
3 35 (72.92%) JMS
3 35 (72.92%) Grails
3 35 (72.92%) Spring
3 35 (72.92%) Maven
4 34 (70.83%) Android
4 34 (70.83%) XPath
4 34 (70.83%) SAX
4 34 (70.83%) HTTP
4 34 (70.83%) XML Schema
4 34 (70.83%) Servlets
4 34 (70.83%) DOM
4 34 (70.83%) XSLT
5 33 (68.75%) Linux
6 32 (66.67%) Windows
7 31 (64.58%) Red Hat
7 31 (64.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (60.42%) Hazelcast
9 24 (50.00%) Software Engineering
10 17 (35.42%) Computer Science
11 11 (22.92%) Middleware
12 10 (20.83%) AIX
13 8 (16.67%) IBM
13 8 (16.67%) HP
13 8 (16.67%) Oracle
14 7 (14.58%) SQL Server

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 48 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 35 (72.92%) Tomcat
3 7 (14.58%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 34 (70.83%) HTTP
2 7 (14.58%) SAN
3 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (60.42%) Hazelcast
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) DB2
2 7 (14.58%) RDBMS
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 35 (72.92%) Maven
General
1 7 (14.58%) Games
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Finance
4 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (72.92%) Java Developer
1 35 (72.92%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) Architect
2 9 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Software Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) Integration Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Programmer
8 1 (2.08%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (72.92%) XML
1 35 (72.92%) J2SE
1 35 (72.92%) JMS
1 35 (72.92%) Spring
1 35 (72.92%) Grails
2 34 (70.83%) XML Schema
2 34 (70.83%) SAX
2 34 (70.83%) DOM
2 34 (70.83%) XSLT
2 34 (70.83%) Servlets
3 11 (22.92%) Middleware
4 5 (10.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (4.17%) Web Services
5 2 (4.17%) .NET
6 1 (2.08%) J2EE
6 1 (2.08%) EDI
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (2.08%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.58%) FlexPod
3 3 (6.25%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.08%) DataPower
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (70.83%) Android
2 33 (68.75%) Linux
3 32 (66.67%) Windows
4 31 (64.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (20.83%) AIX
6 7 (14.58%) HPUX
6 7 (14.58%) Solaris
6 7 (14.58%) OS/400
6 7 (14.58%) zOS
6 7 (14.58%) SUSE
7 3 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Management
2 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
2 7 (14.58%) Coaching
2 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
2 7 (14.58%) Business Continuity
3 2 (4.17%) Data Management
3 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.08%) ETL
4 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) Java
2 34 (70.83%) XPath
3 2 (4.17%) C#
3 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.08%) JCL
4 1 (2.08%) Perl
4 1 (2.08%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (14.58%) Hyper-V
1 7 (14.58%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) Red Hat
2 8 (16.67%) HP
2 8 (16.67%) Oracle
2 8 (16.67%) IBM
3 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.58%) Juniper
3 7 (14.58%) BMC
3 7 (14.58%) CA
3 7 (14.58%) EMC
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco
3 7 (14.58%) NetApp
3 7 (14.58%) CheckPoint
3 7 (14.58%) Symantec
3 7 (14.58%) VMware
3 7 (14.58%) Brocade
4 1 (2.08%) Axway
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) Informatica
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago