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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - 64 -
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.30% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £47,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.51% -1.05%
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
206 348 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 41.70% 56.40% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 179 322 265
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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