The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Message Broker (WMB, WBIMB)
Rank 235 227 231
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere Message Broker 7 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.099% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.66% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 20
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 £41,250 £48,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3093 3489 3544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.92% 47.69% 47.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2599 3111 3258
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 £25,000
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
England

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 23 July 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 23 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
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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 -11 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Manchester -7 3 £47,500 -5.00%
WebSphere Message Broker
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 8 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (58.33%) Middleware
3 7 (58.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) IBM
4 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) AIX
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) SOA
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) AOP
8 2 (16.67%) Ajax
8 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (16.67%) WebCenter
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (16.67%) JSON
8 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
8 2 (16.67%) Spring Web Flow
8 2 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (16.67%) GlassFish
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (16.67%) JPA
8 2 (16.67%) DataPower
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 2 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (16.67%) Java EE

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (83.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) GlassFish
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) FTP
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
1 2 (16.67%) Intranet
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Multimedia
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (58.33%) Middleware
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (16.67%) JMS
4 2 (16.67%) Java EE
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Spring Web Flow
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) JPA
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (16.67%) WebCenter
4 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 2 (16.67%) JSF
4 2 (16.67%) JTA
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) DataPower
1 2 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) AIX
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) OO
1 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (16.67%) BPEL
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) AOP
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) JCL
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) JBoss
2 2 (16.67%) Kony
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy