The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 192 166 168
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +2
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 21 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.43% 0.084% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.22% 0.23% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 9
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -7.21%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1728 1319 1478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 35.49% 37.02% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1411 1062 1268
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WebSphere MQ
Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
Leeds -17 20 £41,500 -7.77%
Halifax - 1 - - 1
WebSphere MQ
Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 24 (100.00%) UNIX
2 23 (95.83%) Linux
3 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (79.17%) TDD
4 19 (79.17%) Telecoms
4 19 (79.17%) Scrum
4 19 (79.17%) Enterprise Architecture
4 19 (79.17%) JSON
4 19 (79.17%) XML
4 19 (79.17%) Java
4 19 (79.17%) MySQL
4 19 (79.17%) Complex Event Processing
4 19 (79.17%) Big Data
5 18 (75.00%) AngularJS
5 18 (75.00%) Apache Camel
5 18 (75.00%) Cucumber
5 18 (75.00%) BDD
5 18 (75.00%) REST
5 18 (75.00%) Apache Wicket
5 18 (75.00%) JPA
5 18 (75.00%) RESTful
5 18 (75.00%) JBehave
5 18 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
5 18 (75.00%) Oracle
5 18 (75.00%) SQL
5 18 (75.00%) JUnit
5 18 (75.00%) JDBC
5 18 (75.00%) SOAP
5 18 (75.00%) Web Services
5 18 (75.00%) JBoss

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 18 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 16 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (12.50%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.17%) CICS
4 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) MySQL
1 19 (79.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) Adabas
2 1 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 18 (75.00%) JBehave
1 18 (75.00%) JUnit
1 18 (75.00%) Selenium
1 18 (75.00%) Maven
2 10 (41.67%) JMeter
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (79.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Java Developer
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Java Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
4 3 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 3 (12.50%) J2EE Team Leader
4 3 (12.50%) Senior WebSphere Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Senior WebSphere Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Java Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) JSON
1 19 (79.17%) XML
2 18 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 18 (75.00%) Apache Camel
2 18 (75.00%) REST
2 18 (75.00%) Apache Wicket
2 18 (75.00%) JPA
2 18 (75.00%) RESTful
2 18 (75.00%) JDBC
2 18 (75.00%) SOAP
2 18 (75.00%) Web Services
2 18 (75.00%) JMS
2 18 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 18 (75.00%) Spring
2 18 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 18 (75.00%) ActiveMQ
3 8 (33.33%) J2EE
4 1 (4.17%) EntireX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.17%) VSAM
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) UNIX
2 23 (95.83%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) zOS
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) TDD
2 19 (79.17%) Scrum
2 19 (79.17%) Enterprise Architecture
2 19 (79.17%) Complex Event Processing
3 18 (75.00%) BDD
3 18 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
3 18 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (33.33%) Information Management
5 6 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Management
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 18 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) NATURAL
3 1 (4.17%) JCL
3 1 (4.17%) REXX
3 1 (4.17%) COBOL
3 1 (4.17%) SELCOPY
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Oracle
1 18 (75.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.67%) IBM