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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSphere MQ over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 221 226 303
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +77
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 16 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.49% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 1.38% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 15
Median salary £66,250 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,200
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +4.65%
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
2172 2392 3899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 40.97% 35.40% 35.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1990 2154 3455
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

WebSphere MQ
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 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 10 December 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 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing WebSphere MQ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WebSphere MQ.

1 26 (92.86%) WebSphere
2 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 15 (53.57%) IBM Integration Bus
4 13 (46.43%) IBM
4 13 (46.43%) Java
4 13 (46.43%) Linux
5 12 (42.86%) C#
6 11 (39.29%) Middleware
6 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (32.14%) JMS
8 8 (28.57%) .NET
8 8 (28.57%) Banking
9 7 (25.00%) DataPower
9 7 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (25.00%) Web Services
9 7 (25.00%) AIX
9 7 (25.00%) Solaris
9 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 6 (21.43%) Control-M
10 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
10 6 (21.43%) Windows
10 6 (21.43%) XML
10 6 (21.43%) SOAP
10 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
10 6 (21.43%) REST
11 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
11 5 (17.86%) HTML
11 5 (17.86%) JavaScript

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (92.86%) WebSphere
2 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) BusinessWorks
1 4 (14.29%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DMZ
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) SSL
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.29%) Big Data
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
4 1 (3.57%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Integration Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (14.29%) VB Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (10.71%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Integration Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) IBM Integration Bus
2 11 (39.29%) Middleware
3 9 (32.14%) JMS
4 8 (28.57%) .NET
5 7 (25.00%) Web Services
6 6 (21.43%) REST
6 6 (21.43%) SOAP
6 6 (21.43%) XML
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
7 5 (17.86%) FpML
7 5 (17.86%) HTML
8 4 (14.29%) J2EE
8 4 (14.29%) XSLT
9 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.14%) Java EE
9 2 (7.14%) JDBC
9 2 (7.14%) Spring
10 1 (3.57%) CSS
10 1 (3.57%) HTML5
10 1 (3.57%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) DataPower
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
2 3 (10.71%) Fintech
2 3 (10.71%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.57%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) AIX
2 7 (25.00%) Solaris
3 6 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (21.43%) Windows
4 4 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (17.86%) SOA
4 4 (14.29%) ArchiMate
4 4 (14.29%) Logistics
4 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 4 (14.29%) UML
4 4 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 3 (10.71%) Change Management
5 3 (10.71%) Compliance Management
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.71%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) Java
3 12 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
5 5 (17.86%) VB
6 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 3 (10.71%) Jython
8 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.57%) C
8 1 (3.57%) C++
8 1 (3.57%) Perl
8 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
1 3 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Control-M
2 4 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 4 (14.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) IBM
2 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (17.86%) TIBCO
4 3 (10.71%) Software AG
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) webMethods
6 1 (3.57%) GigaSpaces
6 1 (3.57%) Informatica
6 1 (3.57%) Solace