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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 210 209 207
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 46 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 0.80% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 33
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,250 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -4.76%
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
3294 3389 3528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.35% 47.63% 47.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2772 3033 3210
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 £26,381
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 MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Manchester +22 37 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Cheshire -22 9 £45,000 -10.00%
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing WebSphere MQ 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 MQ.

1 49 (94.23%) WebSphere
2 38 (73.08%) Java
3 33 (63.46%) Tomcat
4 32 (61.54%) J2SE
4 32 (61.54%) JMS
4 32 (61.54%) Windows
4 32 (61.54%) Servlets
4 32 (61.54%) Linux
4 32 (61.54%) XML
4 32 (61.54%) DOM
4 32 (61.54%) XSLT
4 32 (61.54%) HTTP
4 32 (61.54%) XML Schema
4 32 (61.54%) SAX
4 32 (61.54%) XPath
4 32 (61.54%) Grails
4 32 (61.54%) Android
4 32 (61.54%) Spring
4 32 (61.54%) Maven
5 27 (51.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 27 (51.92%) Hazelcast
5 27 (51.92%) Red Hat
6 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
7 16 (30.77%) Computer Science
8 12 (23.08%) Middleware
9 10 (19.23%) AIX
9 10 (19.23%) Finance
10 9 (17.31%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 9 (17.31%) Oracle
11 8 (15.38%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing WebSphere MQ 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 MQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (94.23%) WebSphere
2 33 (63.46%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.85%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.92%) Documentum
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (61.54%) HTTP
2 4 (7.69%) SAN
2 4 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (51.92%) Hazelcast
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (7.69%) DB2
3 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (61.54%) Maven
2 1 (1.92%) Subversion
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Banking
3 7 (13.46%) Games
4 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.92%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (61.54%) Developer
1 32 (61.54%) Java Developer
2 7 (13.46%) Software Developer
2 7 (13.46%) Software Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (11.54%) Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (9.62%) WebSphere Specialist
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Java Software Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.85%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (61.54%) J2SE
1 32 (61.54%) JMS
1 32 (61.54%) Servlets
1 32 (61.54%) XML
1 32 (61.54%) DOM
1 32 (61.54%) XSLT
1 32 (61.54%) XML Schema
1 32 (61.54%) SAX
1 32 (61.54%) Grails
1 32 (61.54%) Spring
2 12 (23.08%) Middleware
3 9 (17.31%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (3.85%) ISPF
4 2 (3.85%) .NET
4 2 (3.85%) Web Services
5 1 (1.92%) EDI
5 1 (1.92%) J2EE
5 1 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Mainframe
3 4 (7.69%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.92%) PKI
4 1 (1.92%) Clustering
4 1 (1.92%) DataPower
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (61.54%) Windows
1 32 (61.54%) Linux
1 32 (61.54%) Android
2 27 (51.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (19.23%) AIX
4 8 (15.38%) UNIX
5 5 (9.62%) zOS
6 4 (7.69%) SUSE
6 4 (7.69%) OS/400
6 4 (7.69%) HPUX
6 4 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
2 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
3 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.77%) ITIL
5 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.85%) Data Management
7 1 (1.92%) ETL
7 1 (1.92%) Scrum
7 1 (1.92%) Migration
7 1 (1.92%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.92%) Resource Management
7 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) Java
2 32 (61.54%) XPath
3 6 (11.54%) SQL
4 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.85%) Perl
5 2 (3.85%) C#
5 2 (3.85%) JCL
6 1 (1.92%) C
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.69%) KVM
2 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Red Hat
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle
3 8 (15.38%) IBM
4 5 (9.62%) HP
4 5 (9.62%) VMware
5 4 (7.69%) Brocade
5 4 (7.69%) EMC
5 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 4 (7.69%) Juniper
5 4 (7.69%) BMC
5 4 (7.69%) CA
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.69%) Misys
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco
5 4 (7.69%) NetApp
5 4 (7.69%) Symantec
6 1 (1.92%) Remedy
6 1 (1.92%) Informatica
6 1 (1.92%) Citrix
6 1 (1.92%) JBoss
Manchester, Lancashire
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