The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 151 171 169
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 30 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.74% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.67% 0.59% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 11
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -7.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1794 2040 1877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.51% 49.94% 49.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1515 1828 1717
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WebSphere MQ
North West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 - 14 £42,500 - 1
Sale - 2 £38,750 -
WebSphere MQ
North West

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 28 (84.85%) Java
3 26 (78.79%) XML
3 26 (78.79%) DOM
3 26 (78.79%) XSLT
3 26 (78.79%) Servlets
3 26 (78.79%) Tomcat
3 26 (78.79%) J2SE
3 26 (78.79%) JMS
3 26 (78.79%) HTTP
3 26 (78.79%) XML Schema
3 26 (78.79%) SAX
3 26 (78.79%) XPath
3 26 (78.79%) Spring
3 26 (78.79%) Maven
3 26 (78.79%) Grails
3 26 (78.79%) Android
4 23 (69.70%) Linux
4 23 (69.70%) Windows
5 22 (66.67%) Red Hat
5 22 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (63.64%) Hazelcast
7 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
8 13 (39.39%) Computer Science
9 7 (21.21%) Games
9 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
10 4 (12.12%) Banking
10 4 (12.12%) Middleware
10 4 (12.12%) Oracle
11 3 (9.09%) SQL Server

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 26 (78.79%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 26 (78.79%) HTTP
2 3 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) Hazelcast
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.06%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (78.79%) Maven
General
1 7 (21.21%) Games
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
1 26 (78.79%) Java Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Software Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Integration Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Principal Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) XML
1 26 (78.79%) DOM
1 26 (78.79%) XSLT
1 26 (78.79%) Servlets
1 26 (78.79%) J2SE
1 26 (78.79%) JMS
1 26 (78.79%) XML Schema
1 26 (78.79%) SAX
1 26 (78.79%) Spring
1 26 (78.79%) Grails
2 4 (12.12%) Middleware
3 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) J2EE
5 1 (3.03%) EDI
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) FlexPod
2 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Android
2 23 (69.70%) Linux
2 23 (69.70%) Windows
3 22 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.09%) UNIX
4 3 (9.09%) AIX
5 2 (6.06%) SUSE
5 2 (6.06%) OS/400
5 2 (6.06%) zOS
5 2 (6.06%) HPUX
5 2 (6.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Software Engineering
2 7 (21.21%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (6.06%) Data Management
3 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL
4 1 (3.03%) ETL
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.03%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) Java
2 26 (78.79%) XPath
3 2 (6.06%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.06%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) IBM
3 3 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Brocade
4 2 (6.06%) EMC
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) BMC
4 2 (6.06%) CA
4 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.06%) Symantec
4 2 (6.06%) Juniper
4 2 (6.06%) NetApp
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) Informatica
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Axway
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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