The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Message Broker skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere Message Broker over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank 242 221 233
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 17 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.37% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 17
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
WebSphere Message Broker
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3252 3270 3495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.23% 47.77% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2747 2927 3169
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WebSphere Message Broker
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

WebSphere Message Broker Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WebSphere Message Broker
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker across the North West region.

WebSphere Message Broker Salary Trend in the North West

WebSphere Message Broker
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

WebSphere Message Broker Salary Histogram in the North West

WebSphere Message Broker
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cheshire -7 11 £50,000 -
Manchester -7 6 £46,250 -7.50%
WebSphere Message Broker
England

WebSphere Message Broker
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing WebSphere Message Broker 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 Message Broker.

1 15 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) IBM
3 9 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (44.44%) Middleware
5 6 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (33.33%) UNIX
5 6 (33.33%) AIX
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) Migration
7 4 (22.22%) Mainframe
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Windows
7 4 (22.22%) FTP
7 4 (22.22%) HTTP
7 4 (22.22%) Banking
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) SSL
8 3 (16.67%) C#
8 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (11.11%) JCL
9 2 (11.11%) C
9 2 (11.11%) Perl
9 2 (11.11%) Retail
9 2 (11.11%) Data Management
9 2 (11.11%) ISPF
9 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
10 1 (5.56%) Legal
10 1 (5.56%) Degree

WebSphere Message Broker
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing WebSphere Message Broker 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 Message Broker. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (83.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) FTP
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
2 3 (16.67%) SSL
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
3 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Specialist
3 4 (22.22%) Lead Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Designer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (44.44%) Middleware
3 6 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) UNIX
1 6 (33.33%) AIX
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.56%) Demand Management
4 1 (5.56%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.11%) JCL
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Informatica
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy
2 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio
2 1 (5.56%) Teradata