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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 263 300 305
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 45 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.24% 0.74% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 20
Average salary £55,000 £61,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.20% -5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
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
3624 4621 4659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 34.78% 37.32% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3122 3946 4177
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 82 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 43 (52.44%) Banking
3 39 (47.56%) Finance
4 38 (46.34%) IBM
5 37 (45.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 34 (41.46%) Windows
6 34 (41.46%) Linux
7 29 (35.37%) WebSphere Application Server
8 26 (31.71%) UNIX
8 26 (31.71%) Retail
9 22 (26.83%) Java
10 18 (21.95%) SQL
10 18 (21.95%) Oracle
10 18 (21.95%) Apache
10 18 (21.95%) Tomcat
11 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
11 17 (20.73%) .NET
11 17 (20.73%) DB2
11 17 (20.73%) SDLC
12 16 (19.51%) Middleware
13 15 (18.29%) VMware
14 14 (17.07%) Change Management
14 14 (17.07%) SAN
14 14 (17.07%) Mentoring
15 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
15 13 (15.85%) C#
16 12 (14.63%) XML
16 12 (14.63%) XSLT
17 11 (13.41%) Web Services
17 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 82 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 29 (35.37%) WebSphere Application Server
3 18 (21.95%) Apache
3 18 (21.95%) Tomcat
4 9 (10.98%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 7 (8.54%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (8.54%) IIS
6 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
7 5 (6.10%) JBoss
8 4 (4.88%) MQSeries
8 4 (4.88%) CMS
8 4 (4.88%) Orchard CMS
8 4 (4.88%) Umbraco
9 2 (2.44%) Jetty
10 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) Mingle
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) LatentZero
1 2 (2.44%) thinkFolio
1 2 (2.44%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.22%) Documaker
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.07%) SAN
2 9 (10.98%) SSL
3 8 (9.76%) iSCSI
3 8 (9.76%) NAS
4 6 (7.32%) HTTP
5 2 (2.44%) Internet
6 1 (1.22%) SSH
6 1 (1.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.73%) DB2
2 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.88%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) LogicBlox
7 1 (1.22%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.22%) solidDB
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Eclipse
2 6 (7.32%) Subversion
2 6 (7.32%) Maven
2 6 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.66%) JIRA
4 2 (2.44%) JUnit
4 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.44%) jMock
5 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.22%) NUnit
5 1 (1.22%) FitNesse
General
1 43 (52.44%) Banking
2 39 (47.56%) Finance
3 26 (31.71%) Retail
4 5 (6.10%) Retail Banking
4 5 (6.10%) International Banking
5 3 (3.66%) Back Office
6 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.44%) Front Office
6 2 (2.44%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (28.05%) Technical Specialist
2 16 (19.51%) Developer
3 8 (9.76%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (9.76%) Administrator
3 8 (9.76%) C# Developer
3 8 (9.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (9.76%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (8.54%) Analyst
4 7 (8.54%) Middleware Specialist
5 6 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (7.32%) Architect
5 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Architect
5 6 (7.32%) WebSphere Specialist
5 6 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (6.10%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
6 5 (6.10%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Chief Information Officer
6 5 (6.10%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.10%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 17 (20.73%) .NET
3 16 (19.51%) Middleware
4 12 (14.63%) XML
4 12 (14.63%) XSLT
5 11 (13.41%) Web Services
6 10 (12.20%) HTML
7 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET
7 8 (9.76%) Hibernate
7 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (9.76%) Spring
7 8 (9.76%) WCF
8 7 (8.54%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (8.54%) MSMQ
8 7 (8.54%) CSS
8 7 (8.54%) J2EE
9 6 (7.32%) JMS
10 5 (6.10%) REST
11 4 (4.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 4 (4.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Replication
1 8 (9.76%) EqualLogic
1 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (6.10%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Reference Data
4 4 (4.88%) Fixed Income
4 4 (4.88%) Clustering
4 4 (4.88%) Equities
4 4 (4.88%) Derivative
4 4 (4.88%) iSeries
5 3 (3.66%) DataPower
6 2 (2.44%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.44%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.44%) RIA
6 2 (2.44%) User Experience
6 2 (2.44%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (41.46%) Windows
1 34 (41.46%) Linux
2 26 (31.71%) UNIX
3 6 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.88%) zOS
4 4 (4.88%) AIX
5 2 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.73%) SDLC
2 14 (17.07%) Mentoring
2 14 (17.07%) Change Management
3 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.41%) Coaching
4 10 (12.20%) TDD
5 8 (9.76%) MVC
5 8 (9.76%) Configuration Management
5 8 (9.76%) Change Control
6 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (7.32%) Asset Management
7 6 (7.32%) TOGAF
7 6 (7.32%) Investment Management
7 6 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (7.32%) Performance Analysis
8 5 (6.10%) Data Transformation
8 5 (6.10%) Software Delivery
8 5 (6.10%) Multithreading
8 5 (6.10%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) Java
2 18 (21.95%) SQL
3 13 (15.85%) C#
4 10 (12.20%) C
5 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.54%) VB
7 6 (7.32%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.10%) C++
8 5 (6.10%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.44%) Ruby
9 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.44%) Perl
10 1 (1.22%) Python
10 1 (1.22%) Prolog
10 1 (1.22%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.20%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) VMware ESX
1 8 (9.76%) vSphere
2 7 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Nagios
1 8 (9.76%) BMC Marimba
1 8 (9.76%) Cacti
1 8 (9.76%) Puppet
1 8 (9.76%) Tivoli
1 8 (9.76%) Check_MK
2 4 (4.88%) Control-M
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 38 (46.34%) IBM
2 18 (21.95%) Oracle
3 17 (20.73%) Microsoft
4 15 (18.29%) VMware
5 8 (9.76%) Veeam
5 8 (9.76%) Dell
5 8 (9.76%) Cisco
6 6 (7.32%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.88%) Charles River
7 4 (4.88%) Informatica
7 4 (4.88%) Fiserv
8 3 (3.66%) Sybase
9 2 (2.44%) Remedy
9 2 (2.44%) Serena
9 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.44%) WorldPay
10 1 (1.22%) Solace
10 1 (1.22%) Sencha
10 1 (1.22%) BT
10 1 (1.22%) BMC
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