The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 222 213 205
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 27 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.38% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 0.34% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 13
Average salary £40,250 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2619 2036 2408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 36.39% 38.44% 41.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2081 1642 2076
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

WebSphere MQ
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire -20 23 £41,500 -27.82%
South Yorkshire -14 3 £37,500 - 5
North Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
WebSphere MQ
England

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 39 (97.50%) UNIX
2 36 (90.00%) Java
3 32 (80.00%) Linux
4 30 (75.00%) XML
4 30 (75.00%) WebSphere
5 28 (70.00%) RESTful
5 28 (70.00%) JMS
5 28 (70.00%) SQL
5 28 (70.00%) Oracle
5 28 (70.00%) SOAP
5 28 (70.00%) Web Services
6 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (57.50%) TDD
7 23 (57.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 23 (57.50%) JSON
7 23 (57.50%) Complex Event Processing
7 23 (57.50%) Big Data
7 23 (57.50%) MySQL
7 23 (57.50%) Telecoms
7 23 (57.50%) Scrum
8 22 (55.00%) JUnit
8 22 (55.00%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (55.00%) JDBC
8 22 (55.00%) JBoss
8 22 (55.00%) Tomcat
8 22 (55.00%) AngularJS
8 22 (55.00%) Dependency Injection
8 22 (55.00%) Cucumber
8 22 (55.00%) BDD
8 22 (55.00%) REST

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 30 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (55.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.50%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) SSL
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (57.50%) Big Data
1 23 (57.50%) MySQL
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Adabas
3 1 (2.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (55.00%) JUnit
1 22 (55.00%) Cucumber
1 22 (55.00%) Selenium
1 22 (55.00%) JBehave
1 22 (55.00%) Maven
2 14 (35.00%) JMeter
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (57.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
1 23 (57.50%) Java Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) J2EE Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Java Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) AIX Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (75.00%) XML
2 28 (70.00%) RESTful
2 28 (70.00%) JMS
2 28 (70.00%) SOAP
2 28 (70.00%) Web Services
3 23 (57.50%) JSON
4 22 (55.00%) JDBC
4 22 (55.00%) AngularJS
4 22 (55.00%) REST
4 22 (55.00%) Apache Camel
4 22 (55.00%) Hibernate
4 22 (55.00%) Spring MVC
4 22 (55.00%) Apache Wicket
4 22 (55.00%) JPA
4 22 (55.00%) ActiveMQ
4 22 (55.00%) Spring
5 14 (35.00%) J2EE
6 6 (15.00%) HTML
6 6 (15.00%) Java EE
7 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.50%) Open Source
2 1 (2.50%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 39 (97.50%) UNIX
2 32 (80.00%) Linux
3 6 (15.00%) AIX
4 3 (7.50%) zOS
5 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (57.50%) TDD
2 23 (57.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 23 (57.50%) Complex Event Processing
2 23 (57.50%) Scrum
3 22 (55.00%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (55.00%) Dependency Injection
3 22 (55.00%) BDD
4 8 (20.00%) Information Management
5 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.00%) B2B
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
8 1 (2.50%) Release Management
8 1 (2.50%) Data Management
8 1 (2.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) Java
2 28 (70.00%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) SELCOPY
5 1 (2.50%) REXX
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) COBOL
5 1 (2.50%) NATURAL
5 1 (2.50%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (70.00%) Oracle
2 22 (55.00%) JBoss
3 7 (17.50%) IBM
4 4 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat