The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere MQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 242 286 279
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -7
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 19 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.28% 0.31% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 0.95% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 42
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -3.74%
WebSphere MQ
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2367 3353 4055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 35.37% 32.88% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2129 3000 3495
Average salary £57,500 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WebSphere MQ Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

WebSphere MQ Salary Trend in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

WebSphere MQ Salary Histogram in the City of London

WebSphere MQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 61 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 48 (78.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 48 (78.69%) Banking
3 44 (72.13%) Finance
4 38 (62.30%) WebSphere Application Server
5 33 (54.10%) DB2
6 32 (52.46%) SDLC
7 17 (27.87%) Unix
8 15 (24.59%) Change Management
9 13 (21.31%) IBM
9 13 (21.31%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 12 (19.67%) QA
11 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (18.03%) Cash Management
11 11 (18.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (18.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (18.03%) Risk Management
11 11 (18.03%) Workflow
11 11 (18.03%) Legal
12 9 (14.75%) VMware
12 9 (14.75%) Middleware
12 9 (14.75%) Java
12 9 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
13 8 (13.11%) WorldPay
13 8 (13.11%) solidDB
13 8 (13.11%) Performance Optimisation
13 8 (13.11%) ISO27002
13 8 (13.11%) J2EE
13 8 (13.11%) Retail

WebSphere MQ
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 61 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 38 (62.30%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (21.31%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 5 (8.20%) Apache
5 4 (6.56%) IIS
5 4 (6.56%) JBoss
5 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.64%) Mule
6 1 (1.64%) Mule ESB
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (54.10%) DB2
2 8 (13.11%) solidDB
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.28%) JIRA
1 2 (3.28%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.64%) Maven
2 1 (1.64%) Subversion
2 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (78.69%) Banking
2 44 (72.13%) Finance
3 11 (18.03%) Legal
4 8 (13.11%) Retail
5 4 (6.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (50.82%) WebSphere Specialist
2 20 (32.79%) Technical Specialist
3 17 (27.87%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
4 11 (18.03%) Applications Manager
4 11 (18.03%) Security Manager
5 8 (13.11%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
6 4 (6.56%) Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.92%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) IT Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) IT Support
7 3 (4.92%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Linux Support
7 3 (4.92%) Linux Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Operations Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (78.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (14.75%) Middleware
3 8 (13.11%) J2EE
4 2 (3.28%) .NET
5 1 (1.64%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.64%) CSS
5 1 (1.64%) CSS3
5 1 (1.64%) HTML
5 1 (1.64%) HTML5
5 1 (1.64%) JSON
5 1 (1.64%) REST
5 1 (1.64%) SOAP
5 1 (1.64%) Spring
5 1 (1.64%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (18.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (9.84%) Fintech
3 5 (8.20%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Unix
2 6 (9.84%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) Windows
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (52.46%) SDLC
2 15 (24.59%) Change Management
3 11 (18.03%) Cash Management
3 11 (18.03%) Risk Management
3 11 (18.03%) Workflow
4 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
4 8 (13.11%) Performance Optimisation
5 7 (11.48%) UML
6 5 (8.20%) Coaching
7 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.28%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.28%) ITIL
8 2 (3.28%) Secure Coding
8 2 (3.28%) Security Architecture
8 2 (3.28%) Service Management
8 2 (3.28%) SOA
8 2 (3.28%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.64%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (1.64%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) Java
2 2 (3.28%) Perl
2 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) QA
2 11 (18.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (13.11%) ISO27002
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) IBM
2 9 (14.75%) VMware
3 8 (13.11%) WorldPay
4 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.28%) Oracle
5 2 (3.28%) Remedy
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.64%) MuleSoft
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Worldpay
Posted: 20 days ago