The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
Rank 300 286 281
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 32 30 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.26% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.67% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 49
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -26.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-0.52% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
4677 4507 5220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.09% 38.42% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4017 4015 4922
Average salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WebSphere MQ
London

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 76 (95.00%) WebSphere
2 55 (68.75%) Finance
3 52 (65.00%) Banking
4 44 (55.00%) .NET
5 42 (52.50%) IBM
6 40 (50.00%) C#
7 39 (48.75%) SQL Server
7 39 (48.75%) ASP.NET
8 35 (43.75%) Scrum
9 32 (40.00%) SQL
10 27 (33.75%) MSMQ
10 27 (33.75%) WCF
11 26 (32.50%) Windows
12 25 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 25 (31.25%) REST
13 24 (30.00%) Oracle
13 24 (30.00%) Microsoft
14 21 (26.25%) Linux
14 21 (26.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 21 (26.25%) .NET Framework
15 20 (25.00%) Middleware
16 19 (23.75%) MVC
16 19 (23.75%) PowerShell
17 18 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 18 (22.50%) Java
18 17 (21.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
19 16 (20.00%) Oracle Database
19 16 (20.00%) TDD
20 15 (18.75%) MQSeries
20 15 (18.75%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 76 (95.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (18.75%) MQSeries
3 14 (17.50%) IIS
4 13 (16.25%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (7.50%) WebSphere Process Server
6 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.75%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.25%) Apache
8 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.25%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Markit EDM
2 4 (5.00%) LatentZero
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.25%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) SMTP
2 7 (8.75%) SAN
3 1 (1.25%) AMQP
3 1 (1.25%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (48.75%) SQL Server
2 25 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 11 (13.75%) Relational Database
6 7 (8.75%) RDBMS
7 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.50%) DB2
10 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.25%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 13 (16.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (15.00%) TeamCity
2 12 (15.00%) MSBuild
3 5 (6.25%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.75%) NUnit
4 3 (3.75%) Subversion
5 1 (1.25%) Maven
5 1 (1.25%) JIRA
5 1 (1.25%) jMock
5 1 (1.25%) JUnit
5 1 (1.25%) JBehave
5 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 55 (68.75%) Finance
2 52 (65.00%) Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Investment Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Back Office
4 5 (6.25%) Front Office
5 3 (3.75%) Games
6 1 (1.25%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (47.50%) Developer
2 22 (27.50%) .NET Developer
3 18 (22.50%) Agile .NET Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Lead .NET Developer
4 13 (16.25%) Lead Developer
5 11 (13.75%) Applications Support
6 10 (12.50%) Programmer
6 10 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
6 10 (12.50%) C# Programmer
6 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 10 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
6 10 (12.50%) Web Programmer
7 9 (11.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
8 8 (10.00%) Web Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Senior Web Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Senior Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Analyst
9 7 (8.75%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (55.00%) .NET
2 39 (48.75%) ASP.NET
3 27 (33.75%) MSMQ
3 27 (33.75%) WCF
4 25 (31.25%) REST
5 21 (26.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 21 (26.25%) .NET Framework
6 20 (25.00%) Middleware
7 17 (21.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (15.00%) NHibernate
9 12 (15.00%) SOAP
10 10 (12.50%) Web Services
10 10 (12.50%) Hibernate
11 8 (10.00%) XML
11 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (8.75%) RESTful
13 5 (6.25%) XSD
13 5 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Clustering
2 7 (8.75%) Replication
3 6 (7.50%) SWIFT
4 5 (6.25%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.50%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.25%) DataPower
7 1 (1.25%) Open Source
7 1 (1.25%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.50%) Windows
2 21 (26.25%) Linux
3 12 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (12.50%) UNIX
5 8 (10.00%) AIX
5 8 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (43.75%) Scrum
2 19 (23.75%) MVC
3 16 (20.00%) TDD
4 15 (18.75%) SOA
5 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (15.00%) BDD
6 12 (15.00%) EAI
6 12 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
6 12 (15.00%) Project Planning
6 12 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.75%) High Availability
9 6 (7.50%) Migration
10 5 (6.25%) Asset Management
10 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
11 4 (5.00%) Investment Management
11 4 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (50.00%) C#
2 32 (40.00%) SQL
3 19 (23.75%) PowerShell
4 18 (22.50%) Java
5 8 (10.00%) Perl
5 8 (10.00%) PHP
6 7 (8.75%) C
7 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.25%) Python
8 1 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Varnish
1 1 (1.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) Control-M
2 7 (8.75%) Tivoli
3 6 (7.50%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.25%) Puppet
4 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (52.50%) IBM
2 24 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (30.00%) Oracle
3 15 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 9 (11.25%) Telerik
5 7 (8.75%) HP
6 4 (5.00%) thinkFolio
7 3 (3.75%) Calypso
8 2 (2.50%) DevExpress
9 1 (1.25%) Terracotta
9 1 (1.25%) Charles River
9 1 (1.25%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.25%) SAP
9 1 (1.25%) JBoss
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