The table below looks at the statistics for SonicMQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SonicMQ over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress SonicMQ
Rank 207 194 202
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing SonicMQ 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.043% 0.060%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.049% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -0.68%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
SonicMQ
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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2044 1592 1886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.90% 34.59% 38.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1839 1355 1683
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SonicMQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SonicMQ Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SonicMQ
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SonicMQ Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SonicMQ
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SonicMQ 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 SonicMQ.

1 2 (66.67%) OpenEdge
1 2 (66.67%) WebSpeed
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Sonic ESB

SonicMQ
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing SonicMQ 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 SonicMQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) OpenEdge
2 1 (33.33%) Sonic ESB
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) WebSpeed
General
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSD
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) HP