The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - 220 220
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.10% 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.28% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Median salary - £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2058 2135 2003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.08% 36.25% 37.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1719 1923 1712
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WebSphere MQ
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Messaging Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Service Operations Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (100.00%) OMEGAMON