The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - - 59
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 2.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+10.46% -8.51%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
193 204 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 36.76% 42.59% 63.52%
Number of salaries quoted 165 183 354
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Merseyside