The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 226 229 237
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 8 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.44% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% 1.07% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 14
Median salary £41,250 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.47% +11.66%
WebSphere MQ
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
2192 2612 3128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.60% 40.88% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1892 2210 2654
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing WebSphere MQ as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the North West

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in the North West

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 8 £41,250 -37.73%
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) Java
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 11 (68.75%) XML
4 9 (56.25%) IBM
5 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (43.75%) Software Delivery
6 7 (43.75%) iPad
6 7 (43.75%) Eclipse
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
6 7 (43.75%) Grails
6 7 (43.75%) Android
6 7 (43.75%) RESTful
6 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (43.75%) Spring
6 7 (43.75%) Maven
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (43.75%) J2SE
6 7 (43.75%) JMS
6 7 (43.75%) Oracle
6 7 (43.75%) SDLC
7 5 (31.25%) Unix
7 5 (31.25%) Middleware
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
8 4 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (25.00%) PowerShell

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
1 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
1 4 (25.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Eclipse
1 7 (43.75%) Maven
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Applications Support
4 4 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Integration Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Middleware Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) XML
2 7 (43.75%) Grails
2 7 (43.75%) J2SE
2 7 (43.75%) JMS
2 7 (43.75%) RESTful
2 7 (43.75%) Spring
3 5 (31.25%) Middleware
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (25.00%) FIXML
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (25.00%) J2EE
4 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 4 (25.00%) XSL
5 3 (18.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) iPad
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Android
3 5 (31.25%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (43.75%) SDLC
1 7 (43.75%) Software Delivery
2 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C++
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) IBM
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Alias
3 4 (25.00%) BMC
3 4 (25.00%) MuleSoft
3 4 (25.00%) Remedy
3 4 (25.00%) Software AG
3 4 (25.00%) webMethods
4 1 (6.25%) Twitter