The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 203 214
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.048% 0.064%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1281 1743 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.69% 41.42% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1462 1382
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the West Yorkshire 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 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