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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 301 305 236
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -69
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 10 26 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.088% 0.22% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.58% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 105
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £58,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £74,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.75%
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
4208 4466 4895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.10% 37.57% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3682 3996 4607
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014, 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 60 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 43 (71.67%) Finance
3 37 (61.67%) Linux
4 34 (56.67%) SQL
5 29 (48.33%) Oracle
6 25 (41.67%) Windows
6 25 (41.67%) Middleware
6 25 (41.67%) Banking
7 20 (33.33%) Red Hat
7 20 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
7 20 (33.33%) Tivoli
8 16 (26.67%) SWIFT
8 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database
9 15 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (25.00%) WebSphere Process Server
9 15 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 14 (23.33%) IBM
10 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (21.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
11 13 (21.67%) WebSphere Application Server
12 11 (18.33%) C#
12 11 (18.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 11 (18.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 10 (16.67%) DB2
14 9 (15.00%) Visual Studio
14 9 (15.00%) UNIX
14 9 (15.00%) MQSeries
14 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 60 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 20 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (25.00%) WebSphere Process Server
4 13 (21.67%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (18.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 9 (15.00%) MQSeries
7 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
9 2 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
9 2 (3.33%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (1.67%) Mule
10 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Markit EDM
2 2 (3.33%) LatentZero
3 1 (1.67%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (5.00%) SAN
3 2 (3.33%) HTTP
4 1 (1.67%) SSL
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 10 (16.67%) DB2
4 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.33%) NUnit
2 2 (3.33%) CruiseControl
2 2 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 43 (71.67%) Finance
2 25 (41.67%) Banking
3 7 (11.67%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Front Office
5 2 (3.33%) Back Office
5 2 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.33%) French Language
5 2 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Applications Support
2 13 (21.67%) Analyst
3 12 (20.00%) Support Specialist
4 9 (15.00%) Applications Specialist
4 9 (15.00%) Applications Support Specialist
5 8 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) WebSphere Specialist
8 5 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (8.33%) Middleware Specialist
9 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
9 4 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
9 4 (6.67%) Administrator
9 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Administrator
10 3 (5.00%) Architect
10 3 (5.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (41.67%) Middleware
2 11 (18.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 5 (8.33%) .NET
4 4 (6.67%) XML
5 3 (5.00%) WCF
6 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (3.33%) XSD
6 2 (3.33%) XSLT
6 2 (3.33%) MSMQ
7 1 (1.67%) WinForms
7 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.67%) Dojo
7 1 (1.67%) Web Services
7 1 (1.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) SWIFT
2 8 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.67%) Derivative
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) Equity Risk
3 1 (1.67%) DataPower
3 1 (1.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 37 (61.67%) Linux
2 25 (41.67%) Windows
3 14 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (15.00%) UNIX
5 3 (5.00%) Solaris
6 1 (1.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 13 (21.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (11.67%) Change Management
3 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
3 7 (11.67%) Coaching
4 6 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (8.33%) IT Governance
5 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.33%) TDD
5 5 (8.33%) OO
5 5 (8.33%) Service Management
5 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.00%) OOD
6 3 (5.00%) SOA
6 3 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.00%) Project Management
6 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (56.67%) SQL
2 11 (18.33%) C#
3 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.00%) Bourne shell
5 3 (5.00%) Java
5 3 (5.00%) VBA
5 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.00%) Korn
6 2 (3.33%) Python
6 2 (3.33%) Perl
6 2 (3.33%) C
7 1 (1.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 15 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 8 (13.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Oracle
2 20 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 14 (23.33%) IBM
4 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.00%) EMC
5 3 (5.00%) VMware
5 3 (5.00%) Veritas
6 2 (3.33%) JBoss
6 2 (3.33%) thinkFolio
6 2 (3.33%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.67%) webMethods
7 1 (1.67%) ATG
7 1 (1.67%) Software AG
7 1 (1.67%) DevExpress
7 1 (1.67%) hybris
7 1 (1.67%) Demandware
7 1 (1.67%) Unisys
7 1 (1.67%) Omniture
7 1 (1.67%) Endeca
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