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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank - 197 200
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.26% 0.083%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.76% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 4
Average salary - £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +4.87%
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
2029 1844 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.23% 33.89% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 1646 1669
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the 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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle