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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 238 209 209
Rank change year-on-year
-29 0
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 1 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.016% 0.21% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.047% 0.51% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 3
Average salary - £52,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,304 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-9.89% +5.00%
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
2110 2145 1743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.81% 40.12% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1821 1934 1493
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(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
Birmingham -24 1 - -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 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