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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere MQ (WMQ)
London / City of London
Rank 215 243 292
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +49
Permanent jobs citing WebSphere MQ 4 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.081% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.84% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 16
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £47,304 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+9.92% +7.50%

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
1853 2500 3387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.51% 36.57% 32.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1677 2211 2986
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,449
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 16 (88.89%) WebSphere
2 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) .NET
5 8 (44.44%) C#
6 7 (38.89%) Java
6 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) Banking
7 6 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
7 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (33.33%) XML
7 6 (33.33%) Linux
7 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (33.33%) IBM
7 6 (33.33%) Control-M
8 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 5 (27.78%) VB
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
9 4 (22.22%) DataPower
9 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 4 (22.22%) AIX
9 4 (22.22%) Middleware
9 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
9 4 (22.22%) TIBCO
10 3 (16.67%) Change Management
10 3 (16.67%) Software AG
10 3 (16.67%) Solaris
10 3 (16.67%) JMS

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 16 (88.89%) WebSphere
2 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (5.56%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DMZ
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Developer
4 4 (22.22%) VB Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 6 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) Middleware
5 3 (16.67%) JMS
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.11%) FpML
6 2 (11.11%) Java EE
6 2 (11.11%) JDBC
6 2 (11.11%) REST
6 2 (11.11%) SOAP
6 2 (11.11%) Spring
6 2 (11.11%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (5.56%) CSS
7 1 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (5.56%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) Ultra Messaging
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) DataPower
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
2 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) AIX
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Solaris
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.11%) Security Management
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (5.56%) Compliance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.56%) Presales
4 1 (5.56%) Risk and Compliance Management
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) C#
3 7 (38.89%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (27.78%) VB
6 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.56%) C
7 1 (5.56%) C++
7 1 (5.56%) Jython
7 1 (5.56%) Perl
7 1 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Control-M
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 4 (22.22%) TIBCO
3 3 (16.67%) Software AG
4 2 (11.11%) Informatica
4 2 (11.11%) webMethods
5 1 (5.56%) GigaSpaces
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle
5 1 (5.56%) Solace
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